Yap Pacific Dive Resort (previously known as Trader's Ridge) is set amongst lush tropical gardens with three cascading terrace levels overlooking Chamorro Bay. This charming resort is located in the capital of Colonia, a 15 minute drive from the airport and has 22 spacious, tastefully furnished rooms situated on a ridge opening to spectacular views over the bay. The resort is styled in unique 1880's Victorian architecture, combining the elegance of the old colonial days with all the amenities of today's 5 Star Hotels.
8 Patio Rooms, 6 Veranda Ridge Rooms, 8 Veranda Ocean Rooms and 2 Grand Suites.
All rooms are decorated with handcrafted furniture originals, ethnic artworks, hardwood floors and French doors that open to a patio or verandah and have king beds (twin beds can be requested), air conditioning, ceiling fan, en-suite bathroom, mini bar, TV/VCR, security safe, IDD phone, hard wood floors and Wi-Fi Internet.
The Grand Suites include a spacious living room, master bedroom and dressing area, wet bar and two bathrooms.
Yap Pacific Divers, located on the premises, offers a wide variety of dive activities. 38 dive sites invite to exciting dives – Giant Manta Rays, Shark Feeding Dives and Mandarin Fish Dives are the highlights with Yap Pacific Divers. The resort offers further: Snorkeling, Cultural tours, Hiking & Biking, Sailing, Kayaking & Fishing – all tours can be arranged by the hotel's concierge staff.
The mid level terrace houses Yap's only fine dining restaurant, poolside café house, bar, fresh water pool and a gorgeous Tree Terrace built into a very old Indian Rain Tree for relaxation during the day and romantic candle light dinners at night. The sea level terrace has a fountain made by Spanish seafarers in the 1880s, a shop selling handicrafts made by the local and a Spa. Yap Pacific Divers is located at the shores of Chamorro Bay with it's own pier.