TOP 10 Most Expensive Yachts in the World That You Need To Know About (with interior photos)

TOP 10 Most Expensive Yachts in the World That You Need To Know About (with interior photos)

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5) Al Said (Project Sunflower) – $300 Million (and can reach up to $600 million with the new features added)

 

  • Owner: Qaboos bin Said al Said
  • Lürssen Yachts made this possible in 2007 and interior designer RWD
  • LOA: 508 feet (155 meters)
  • Max speed of 16 knots
  • Built from an aluminum super structure.
  • Accommodation capacity: 70 people + 154 crew members

 

 

4) Superyacht A – $323 Million

 

  • Owner: Andrey Melnichenko
  • Structure: 400-feet long (122 meters), boat interior extends over 24,000 square feet, housing a 2,500 square feet master bedroom & disco, having 3 swimming pools, 2 additional boats, having latest technology &  entertainment systems, housing a helicopter hangar
  • Top speed 23 knots
  • Capacity of Housing: 14 guests and around 42 crew members in 7 staterooms
  • The naval architecture was developed by Martin Fran
  • Built by: Blohm & Voss of Hamburg and designed by Philippe Starck (for the interiors)

 

Superyacht A is a luxury yacht that was built by Blohm Voss in 2008. It is the first of its kind to be designed with an integrated bridge and flybridge.

 

The yacht has a length of 119m (390ft), beam of 19 meters, and draft of 5.2 meters. The gross tonnage is 6,000 GT and net tonnage is 5,500 tons. The propulsion system consists of two MTU 16V 4000 M53 engines with a total power output of 12,000 kW at 1,800 rpm.

 

The interior design was done by Andrew Winch Designs and features an open-plan layout with four decks for living space and entertainment areas. There are six guest cabins on the lower deck which can accommodate up to 14 guests. The Boat has a cinema room, a gym room, a games room, spa facilities, and a helipad.

 

The yacht has a range of 6.541 nautical miles at 18 knots and it can accommodate up to 14 guests and 42 crew members.

 

 

3) Dubai – $350 Million (and with the upgrades it reaches $500 million)

 

  • Owner: Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (Vice president and prime minister of the UAE)
  • Built by Platinum Yachts, Blohm + Voss and Lürssen in 2006
  • Designed by: Winch Design
  • LOA: 531 feet (162 meters)
  • Max speed of 26 knots
  • Volume of 13,470 tons
  • Structure: having sunbathing areas, several jacuzzies, VIP Suites, helipad, guest suites, and a swimming pool.
  • Accommodation: it has a large crew area for 88 people and guest area for 115 people

 

 

2) Eclipse – Estimated $800 Million – $1.5 Billion | World’s Second Biggest Superyacht

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Yacht-Eclipse

 

If you want to take a look and see more pictures with this amazing yacht, take a look HERE

 

  • Owner: Roman Abramovich
  • Structure: measures 536 feet long (163 meters), having his own private defense system with bulletproof windows, 24 guest cabins for up to 36 guests, 2 helipads, 2 swimming pools, 3 boats, several hot tubs, a disco hall, and its own private submarine.
  • Built by: Blohm and Voss of Hamburg in 2010
  • Designed by: Terence Disdale (which is his largest project he worked on) with wooden accents
  • Volume of 13,564 tons 
  • Max Speed: 25 knots (46 kph)
  • Required: 70 member crew to maintain it

 

Roman Abramovich had another yacht called “Serenity” which he sold for $1 billion in 2012.

 

Tip !

If you are curious, you can check the position (among other relevant info) of the vessel using marinetraffic.com, just introduce the name of the yacht you are interested in the search bar and you’ll be able to see its position in real time 😉

For example, at the moment of updating this article (28 December 2021), Eclipse yacht is at Caribs, in the Caribbean sea. The vessel is currently at port GUSTAVIA ANCH, BL after a voyage of 1 hour, 56 minutes originating from port PHILIPSBURG, SX.