Nereids’ Azteca II Luxury Superyacht
Luxury superyacht Azteca II, built by the Turkey shipyard Nereids Yachts in 2005, is on sale at Fort Lauderdale, Florida at a price of $20 million. Conspicuously elegant yacht built into a welded-steel hull of 50 meters features a beautiful interior designed by Michael Leach Design.
Every space aboard the Azteca II has been designed to provide absolute comfort in a relaxed atmosphere. Azteca II offers accommodation for 12 guests in six luxury and spacious staterooms including a full width Master Suite on the main deck and on the lower deck, a full width VIP cabin, 2 double cabins and two twin cabins, all with private ensuite facilities. Mega yacht features a huge sun bathing area, and shaded area plus a new 6-person Jacuzzi on the sundeck. Motor yacht Azteca II also has a spacious aft deck and a large upper deck with al fresco dining facilities. Both the Upper deck and Main deck are fitted with day heads for guest use.
Eclipse – The World’s Largest Yacht
After spending an extended amount of time in Hamburg to undergo further sea trials, tests and adjustments, the 162.5m superyacht Eclipse left the world respected Blohm + Voss shipyard on December 9th and has now been successfully delivered to Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich.
The construction of motor yacht Eclipse started in 2006 and she underwent sea trials in May 2010 after years of design, development and construction. The massive yacht is believed to have sufficient space for 30 guests and a crew of 75. The luxury mega yacht also features a 16m swimming pool that converts into a dance floor, a personal submarine, two helipads and interior design by famous architect, Terrence Disdale. The Blohm & Voss built mega yacht reportedly has intruder detection alarms installed as well as an advanced missile defence system.
David Geffen’s Rising Sun Yacht
Music mogul David Geffen is now the sole owner of Rising Sun, the world’s sixth largest yacht, having seized control from co-owner Larry Ellison. In 2004 the German Lurssen shipyard launched one of the largest superyachts in the world, the 456 ft. Jon Bannenberg designed Rising Sun. She was commissioned by well known yachtsman Larry Ellison and nearly 4 years ago David Geffen joined Larry Ellison as co-owner of Rising Sun.
Considerably bigger than other billionaire boats like Paul Allen’s Octopus, the Rising Sun has in excess of 8,000m² of living space with 82 rooms across five decks. Onyx countertops, a gymnasium, spa, sauna, wine cellar, private cinema, and basketball court that converts to a helipad are some of the fancy touches. Cost about $250 million to build, mega yacht Rising Sun are powered with four MTU 20V 8000 M90 diesel engines with a combined output of 50,000 hp that move the massive yacht along at up to 28 knots.