Most Expensive Yacht

9). Octopus



Price: $200 million
Owner: Paul Allen, America


When this yacht was created in 2003, it became the largest private yacht in the world back then, with its 414-feet long hull. This luxury vessel was commissioned by Paul Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft. The builder was Lurssen Yachts and interiors were done up with inputs from Jonathan Quinn Bernett. Amongst its technical prowess are the 8 Mercedes engines, which generate a combined power of 19,200 HP taking the top speed of the yacht to 20 knots with a cruising speed of 17 knots. The capacity for accommodation stands at 26 guest members with 57 from the crew in 41 suite rooms. Other amenities include 2 similar blue and white helicopters, 2 tender boats, private cinema, and most abstract, a recording studio. The yacht has also played host to great superstars like U2 and Johnny Cash for their private trips.



10). Tatoosh



Price: $162 million
Owner: Paul Allen, America


This aluminum and steel super vessel is also in the collection of Paul Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft Corporation. Measured at 302 feet in length, the builder of this luxury yacht was Nabiskurg with interiors done by Terance Disdale. The Tatoosh is known to have a top speed of 19 knots, though the best experiences on boat can felt when travelling at 15 knots. Accommodation on board is just perfect for 24 guests and a crew of 35 members. The accommodation includes the master suite and salon which has a French limestone fireplace, along with dining area, staterooms for get-together and also a ladies powder room. Also, other amenities on board include a 1.6 meter deep swimming pool with adjustable vertical bases, a movie theater, 2 helipads, a custom made 40-foot Hickley powerboat and 5 sea scooters.



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