The Most Expensive Yachts
Luxury yachts that cost more than 100x as an average house!
$263,000,0005. DilbarThis yacht is owned by Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov and named after his mother. The 110 meters long yacht was custom build by Lurssen Yachts in 2008. Besides it's owner, Dilbar offers accommodation for up to 20 guests and 47 crew members. Little is known about the interior, since the yacht is not available for charter. The yacht is equipped with an ultra-modern stabilization system to reduce roll motion effect. She also features bow thrusters making her more manoeuvrable at low speeds.
$300,000,0004. Al SaidLittle is known about this motor yacht owned by Qaboos bin Said al Said, Sultan of Oman. With an estimated price tag of $300 million USD there remains a lot to wonder. Rumor has it, this ship has a concert hall large enough to hold a 50 piece orchestra. While not the longest, it sure is one of the spaciest yachts with multiple decks spanning almost the entire length of the vessel.
$300,000,0003. AM/Y A was constructed between 2004 and 2008, first known as Project Sigma, this mega yacht owned by Andrey Melnichenko has an unusual slim style. Due to this unique design, it got a lot of contrasting opinions after launch. Some people loathed it and thought it looked like a warship, others could really appreciate it's design for being different than anything they've ever seen before. The yacht contains three swimming pools, one of which has a glass floor so it can be viewed from the below deck discotheque. While other yachts seem merely meant to display wealth and float around, this is a yacht that travels well too. The ship is powered by two diesel engines, giving it approximately 12,000 horsepower, it's fuel tank can hold 750,000 liters of fuel, giving it a range of 12,000 kilometers (6,500 nautical miles).
$300,000,0002. DubaiThis mega yacht was first commissioned in 1996 by Jefri Bolkiah, the Prince of Brunei but it's construction was stopped due to a lack of funds. In 2001, it was picked by it's current owner, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the prime minister of the United Arab Emirates and ruler president of the Empire of Dubai. The yacht is previously known as Platinum, Panhandle and Golden Star before being renamed Dubai by it's current owner. Besides the must-have helicopter pad, it contains a beautiful mosaic styled pool. With seven decks, the Dubai has a wealth of sunbathing areas and multiple Jacuzzis. A glass staircase makes a beautiful entry to the inside. The interior design bends bold colors with fine fabrics and stone mosaics.
$475,000,0001. EclipseThe M/Y Eclipse is a mega yacht owned by Russian businessman Roman Abramovich. Some luxury extras that come with it are 2 helicopter landing pads, two swimming pools, a plethora of hot tubs and a disco hall. There are also 3 landing boats on board and a mini submarine that is capable of submerging 50 meters under water. A crew of approximately 70 members is needed to operate the yacht and cater for guests. The yacht was launched in 2009 and has a length of 163.5 meters (536 feet).
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