Every season we come across the most impresive super yachts. These boats are over the top and make you question a lot. We give a short impression why they are so numerous around Mallorca and show some options you could save for in the future.
The island's crystal clear waters, picturesque coastline, and luxury marinas make it an ideal location for the world's elite to dock their extravagant vessels. Many of these superyachts are owned by billionaires, celebrities, and business tycoons and feature state-of-the-art technology, plush interiors, and lavish amenities. The island's luxury marinas and shipyards, such as Astilleros de Mallorca, offer maintenance and repair services for these superyachts, while also catering to the needs of the yacht owners and their guests. the wealthy and high society, who flock to the island for its luxurious beaches, exclusive resorts, and high-end restaurants. The island boasts an array of opulent villas and exclusive properties. The high society lifestyle in Mallorca is characterized by lavish parties, private jets, and superyachts, as well as high-end shopping and dining experiences.
An overvieuw of some SUPER yachts that regularly visit Palma de Mallorca
AVANTAGE: is 87 metres long and values at 200.000.000 USD
The yacht has five decks, a beach club with a sunbathing platform and a jacuzzi. The interior of the luxury yacht "AVANTAGE" is designed by Bannenberg and Rowell. The yacht can host 14 guests and has a crew of 18. The owner of the yacht is Kazakh billionaire Bulat Utemuratov, a successful businessman and philanthropist, who is the founder of Verny Capital Group, a conglomerate with diverse interests in industries such as mining, real estate, finance, and media. He is considered one of the most successful and influential businessmen in Kazakhstan. Its annual running costs are approximately $20 million.
ZEN: is 88 meters long and values at 200.000.000 USD
The yacht belongs to Chinese billionaire Wu Guangming, who is a successful businessman and philanthropist. He is the founder and chairman of China National Bluestar Group Co., Ltd, a state-owned chemical company known for its production of advanced materials, specialty chemicals, and environmental protection products. The company is considered one of the top chemical companies in China and has business ventures worldwide.Specifications: The motor yacht is powered by MTU engines. Her max speed is 20 knots. Her cruising speed is 14 knots. She has a range of more than 5000 nm. Interior: The luxury yacht can accommodate 16 guests and a crew of 25.
PACIFIC: is 85 metres long and values at 150.000.000 USD
The yacht belongs to Russian billionaire Leonid Mikhelson, a successful businessman considered one of the wealthiest individuals in Russia and among the wealthiest in the world. He is the CEO and largest shareholder of Russian natural gas company, Novatek, and also holds significant shares in other Russian companies in the gas, oil, and petrochemical industries. The yacht's annual maintenance costs are around $15 million, the cost of a yacht can vary greatly based on factors such as size, age, luxury level, materials, and technology used in its construction.
YASMINE OF THE SEA: is 80 meters long and values at 100.000.000 USD
The Luxury yacht has an identical sister ship named Constellation.Constellation was built for Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, the former Emir of Qatar. While M/Y Stargate was built for his half-brother Sheikh Abdullah. Both yachts were built by yacht builder Oceanco, in the Netherlands. Oceanco is considered to be one of the most exclusive superyacht builders in the world. They have built some masterpieces as KAOS, Black Pearl, and Barbara. Both motor yachts Stargate and Constellation were designed by The A Group. While Camillo Costantini is responsible for Stargate’s interior and JP – Fantini Design is responsible for Constellation’s interior.
LIMITLESS: is 96 meters long and values at 100.000.000 USD
The luxurious mega yacht 'Limitless' has recently docked in Palma after a journey from the Caribbean and a stopover in Gibraltar. The yacht is owned by Les Wexner, the CEO of Brands Corp, which owns Victoria's Secret. Astilleros de Mallorca is responsible for maintaining 'Limitless', as well as other large yachts like 'Infinity'. The yacht has been sailing the seas since 1997, it was built by the German shipyard Lurssen and designed by Jon Bannemberg. At the time of its construction, its navy blue steel hull and white aluminum superstructure stood out at Club de Mar, but now it may be overshadowed by newer mega yachts. However, it still maintains the elegance of a contemporary classic, which some current avant-garde designs lack. The yacht can accommodate 12 guests and 20 crew, has a cruising speed of 17 knots and can reach a maximum of 25 knots. The interior of the yacht was designed by François Catroux and Tim Heywood, but details have been kept confidential.
VA BENE: is 47.5 meters long and values at 8.000.000 USD
Eric Clapton is the owner of the luxury yacht, Va Bene. He acquired the yacht in 2005 and had her undergone a refit, updating the installations and redesigning the interior. Prior to Clapton's ownership, the yacht was owned by Bernie Ecclestone, who named her Petara. The yacht, Va Bene, was constructed in 1992 by Cornelissen in The Netherlands and can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 12.