Jeff Bezos' superyacht is worth $150 million - Dispatch Weekly

January 10, 2022 - Reading time: 5 minutes

Jeff Bezos, the richest person in the world and CEO of Amazon, has secretly been building a $150 million yacht. 

Jeff Bezos has a new yacht worth $150 million

This yacht is called the “Tesseract” and it’s the largest in the world. It has a full deck of wine storage, an elevator, and can even accommodate up to 16 guests. Bezos recently signed off on a $13 billion Pentagon contract and he must be feeling pretty good about himself. Jeff Bezos, the richest person in the world, has a new yacht worth $150 million. The boat is called The Athena and was built for him by the German shipbuilder Lurssen. The yacht is 288 feet long and can accommodate up to 22 guests. It also includes many luxury features such as a cinema, gymnasium, and an outdoor deck with a swimming pool and shaded loungers.

Is Jeff Bezos yacht finished?

The massive vessel is still unfinished, but photos published by Boat International and Daily Mail show a ship with a black hull and multiple decks. The project will be completed in 2022 and will become the largest sailing yacht in the world, Boat International reports.

What is it like to be on a superyacht?

The most notable thing about being on a superyacht is the incredible view. A lot of the guests are often found upon the bow where they can get a sense of how big the boat is and take in all the beautiful sites. There is a luxurious spa onboard complete with a sauna, steam room, and gym, as well as a luxury bar and dining area for dining.  

The décor is opulent – there are gold fixtures, marble floors, and crystal chandeliers. The new yacht comes with a pool, helipad, and basketball court among other things.

The Luxurious Lifestyle of a Superyacht Owner

Jeff Bezos’ new yacht, the “Bezos’ superyacht,” only makes up a fraction of his $150 million net worth. The 417-foot-long, triple-masted craft, with a price tag of upwards of $500 million, is being constructed by Dutch builder Oceanco. The luxury yacht costs $600,000 and has features such as a helipad and chargers for electric cars. Bezos’ superyacht is rumoured to be so big it can fit 72 beds and 12 decks! When you’re worth more than $150 billion, there are very few things that you cannot afford. Jeff Bezos is one of the wealthiest men in the world and he’s living a luxurious lifestyle to go along with it. He has homes all around the world, including one of the most expensive residences in Manhattan. 

One of his favourite pastimes is travelling to exotic locations and exploring different cultures. He’s also a huge fan of over-the-top investments, which might be why he decided to buy his own superyacht last year.

How much does it cost to charter a superyacht?

The prices for a charter vary depending on the length of the stay and the number of guests. For example, a three-night charter with a group of ten people will cost about $87,000. The price goes down if you’re staying for a longer period. It can depend on the size of the yacht and how many people will be aboard. A smaller yacht, such as a 72-foot megayacht, may cost $600,000 for a weeklong charter. Larger yachts, such as a superyacht that is 186 feet long and features two helicopter landing pads and three swimming pools, could cost up to $600,000 per day or $1 million per week.

Owning a superyacht is not for everyone. You need to have an income of at least 75 million dollars before you can even think about buying one. If this isn’t something you can afford, there are other ways to enjoy luxury travel. One option is renting your own private jet, which costs less than a normal flight and offers the same amenities.

Does Elon Musk have a yacht?

Musk is a well-known billionaire and now the world richest man has a net worth of $20 billion and he is the major shareholder in Tesla Motors, SpaceX, SolarCity, and PayPal. Elon Musk might soon be the world’s richest person if he can keep his stocks from crashing.

The environmentally minded tech CEO He doesn’t own a superyacht and says he doesn’t even take vacations.

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