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Socorro Vortex

Socorro Vortex - Socorro Liveaboards - Dive Discovery Socorro Island

Luxury & Adventure

At 140 feet, this former Canadian Coast Guard vessel was built adventure and hardcore worldwide expeditions. We are currently redesigning her to be the ultimate live aboard experience for the discerning diver. The new Socorro Vortex will cater to 14 guests and offer first-class, deluxe accommodation.

Designed by Peter A. Hughes: With Peter's help, we are confident that the Socorro Vortex will be the best choice for both the Socorro Islands and Guadalupe Island!

The Vessel

  • 140' Aluminum Hull
  • 2 x MTU 12V4000 2750 hp @2100 rpm Main Engines
  • Rolls Royce Transmission with Variable Pitch Propellers
  • 2 x 22 ft Zodiacs


  • 4 Luxury Staterooms (2 singles or 1 queen)
  • 2 Jr Suites (2 twin beds or 1 king)
  • 1 Master Suite (California king size bed)
  • Salon / Bar
  • Dining Room
  • Sky Bridge (dining + grill)
  • Sundeck

Cool Stuff

  • Complimentary - High Speed Internet and WiFi
  • Complimentary Bar
  • Helipad
  • Submarine Capability

Our Pledge to You

The Socorro Vortex will cater to the most sophisticated & demanding divers by offering the finest in luxury liveaboard scuba diving. With only 14 guests onboard, you will receive the highest quality dive experience for the lucky few! Luxury diving is followed by topside elegance plus unmatched and personalized service. Gourmet dining with a complimentary selection of the best Baja California beer and wine, expansive common areas, plus top-of-the-line beds, linens, towels and bath robes will ensure your comfort onboard.

Socorro Vortex - Socorro Liveaboards - Dive Discovery Socorro Island