The Superyachts of celebrities are not as well known as their super sports cars or their luxurious mansions.
But celebrities like to venture out to the seas in a luxurious and glamorous way.
These superyachts are veritable palaces on the water, costing a few million dollars.
Check out some of these floating mansions celebrities use when they want to get away from the spotlight.
Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world, bought a 127-meter super yacht. The vessel is so big that it has its own “support yacht” with a helipad The estimated cost, not including the support boat, is $500 million.
Eric Clapton, in addition to winning 17 Grammys in his career as a singer-songwriter, is also the owner of a 47.8-meter super yacht.
The yacht, named Va Bene, can receive up to 12 guests and 13 crew. The spaces were integrated, and the decor includes comfortable furniture, a games area, and a movie theater.
The Va Bene has two 1,750 hp Caterpillar engines that power it up to a cruising speed of 14 knots. One master suite, one twin suite, and four double suites, plus crew accommodation.
Conor McGregor, in addition to being a UFC fighter, is now the owner of a yacht Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63. The 19.2 m yacht is made of special carbon and has gold hull paintwork. It’s the perfect yacht for those, like McGregor, who love supercars and super yachts.
Nicole Kidman was born in Hawaii and revealed that her parents chose the Hawaiian nickname “Hokulani” in honor of the actress’ birthplace, Honolulu. She then decided to name her super yacht Hokulani.
The Hokulani is priced at around $4.5 million and features an elegant, sporty interior, private cinema, and a special sun deck. But its iconic champagne-colored exterior makes it one of the most recognizable super yachts in any port.
Tom Brady received a 16-meter cruiser in late 2020 after signing a $50 million contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The NFL quarterback is a fan of the yachts built by Dutchman Wajer.
This yacht is a “Wajer 55S” with a blue hull and is powered by three 435hp Volvo Penta engines that guarantee 40 knots or more speeds.
Named “Viva a Vida”, the boat offers luxurious accommodation for four people.
Billy Joel’s yacht is 17 meters long and was named the Vendetta. It is a replica of the classic boats from the 1920s.
This is just one of the many yachts the “Piano Man” owns.
Rafael Nadal 2019 bought a Sunreef Great White yacht for £4.5 million
The yacht has facilities worthy of someone who has won the Grand Slam 20 times.
It has four guest cabins with a whirlpool, a heated pool with a waterfall, a jet ski garage, and a deck bar.
Venus is the name of a super yacht designed for Apple founder Steve Jobs at the cost of $110 million.
Jobs died in October 2011, a year before the yacht opened. The 78-meter yacht is high-tech and covered in glass. Steve’s widow, Laurene Powell Jobs, spent the pandemic quarantined on Venus.
The Italian billionaire stylist Armani himself designed the super yacht “Main”. At 65 meters, it is one of the largest yachts built in Italy. It can accommodate 14 people in 6 cabins plus 14 crew.
Superyacht chartered by celebrities
Some celebrities do not want to have the expense and hassle of maintenance and crew salaries and choose to charter yachts.
Even though they are very rich and can afford to buy these boats, they prefer to take advantage of different super yachts each holiday season.
This is the case with some well-known celebrities.
Beyoncé and Jay-Z
Beyoncé and Jay-Z were seen in September 2021 aboard the world’s most expensive charter yacht. Flying Fox has a weekly charter fee starting at €3,000,000.
The two music icons enjoyed a vacation with their children on the French Riviera aboard the 136-meter super yacht. Flying Fox features a 12-meter pool, stargazing lounge, cinema, sauna, diving center, and a two-story spa with professional therapists.
NBA legend Michael Jordan and his wife, Yvette Prieto, this year chartered the super yacht O’Pari, which measures an imposing 312 feet.
The yacht built in 2020 has a weekly price of $1.2 million. O’Pari is equipped with anchor stabilizers, a helipad, and underwater lights and accommodates 12 people in 14 cabins. Interiors feature glossy hardwood, atmospheric LED strip lighting, and a beige tone scheme. The vessel’s amenities include a deck, indoor and outdoor bars, and a beach club. Its maximum speed is 18 knots. It can travel 8,600 nautical miles with its full tanks.
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck
Jennifer Lopez celebrated her birthday in July 2021 with her boyfriend Ben Affleck. The couple spent their special day aboard the 85.1-meter super yacht Valerie. She rekindled their relationship more than a decade after the two first became engaged in the early 2000s.
Valerie can accommodate up to 17 people, served by 27 crew. The yacht features a touch-and-go helipad, twenty-foot pool and multiple spa tubs, al fresco dining, and cocktail bars. There is also a full onboard spa and beauty treatment room with a hairdresser. There is no information on charter rates, but it is listed for sale with a starting price of €110,000,000.
Makeup magnate Kylie Jenner chartered the super yacht Tranquility to celebrate her 22nd birthday.
The 91.5-meter Tranquility has a weekly rental of €1,100,000. Kylie celebrated her birthday with friends while crossing Capri in Italy.
The super yacht with a capacity for 22 people has a suite, three bedrooms, spa, beauty salon, cinema room, gym, and bar. Its crew consists of 29 people.