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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #13: Limitless

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#13: LIMITLESS—315’8”Forty-one feet wide, Limitless has abundant room for her owner, American Leslie Wexner (CEO of Limited Brands, which owns The Limited, Victoria’s Secret...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #14: Evergreen

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#14: EVERGREEN—302’4”Given the strength of sales throughout the megayacht market, especially in this stratospheric size range, it’s strange to see that this yacht has been...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #15: Tatoosh

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#15: TATOOSH—301’8”Just like Paul Allen’s other yacht Octopus, Tatoosh gets around the world. Last spring she cruised from Tahiti to Mexico before heading across the...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #16: Nahlin

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#16: NAHLIN—300’0”Nahlin arrived at Nobiskrug in Germany last summer for a long and undoubtedly laborious restoration, given her age and condition. From the 1980’s through...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #17: Ice

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#17: ICE—295’3”Formerly known as Air under Italian ownership, this Lrssen sold to 40-year-old oil billionaire Suleiman Kerimov of Russia last year. The yacht ventured from...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #18: Constellation

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#18: CONSTELLATION—290’3”There was some confusion as to whether or not this vessel belonged on our list. Part of the reason was we’d confused her with same-named (and...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #19: Asean Lady

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#19: ASEAN LADY—289’0”While Brian Chang, the head of China’s Yantai-Raffles Shipyard and Asean Lady’s owner, commissioned his yacht to withstand rough weather better than...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #20: Arctic P

By | Posted July 2006

#20: ARCTIC P—288’7”Sixty-eight-year-old Australian media baron Kerry Packer, who owned this converted commercial craft for a little more than a decade, died last December....

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #21: Ecstasea

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#21: ECSTASEA—282’0”Given the other big toys owned by Roman Abramovich (see Pelorus and Le Grand Bleu) and the rumors of other yachts he has under construction, no one would...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #22: Kingdom 5KR

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#22: KINGDOM 5KR—281’9”First it was the world’s richest people, then it was the world’s most expensive yachts, and now it’s the world’s most eligible billionaires; Prince...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #24: Annaliesse

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#24: ANNALIESSE—279’8”Given that she’s the same size, carries the same number of guests and crew (36 and 34, respectively), and looks nearly the same as Alysia, why would...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #25: O'Mega

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#25: O’MEGA—270’7”For $413,000 per week plus expenses, you can use O’Mega’s yoga and pilates studio, beauty salon, massage services, indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi tubs (hey, a...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #26: Golden Odyssey

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#26:GOLDEN ODYSSEY —265’7”Golden Odyssey is the pride of Prince Khalid of Saudi Arabia, who serves as the country’s deputy defense minister. He’s passionate about ocean...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #27: Bart Roberts

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#27: BART ROBERTS—265’0”Here’s another yacht that has unfortunately remained for sale for some time. Her current asking price is $15 million, $20 million less than...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #28: Al Diriyah

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#28: AL DIRIYAH —257’9”Al Diriyah has spent many a day in Puerto Banus, Spain, alongside a number of yachts owned by the Saudi royal family—and leading us to believe...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #29: Delphine

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#29: DELPHINE—257’8”This is the only steam yacht in this size range available for charter—and one of the few steam yachts still equipped with her original engines....

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #30: Montkaj

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#30: MONTKAJ—256’0”This yacht frequents Monaco as well as Cannes and Antibes in France. Distinctive round ports dot her upper decks. While most yachts these days have custom...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #31: Lone Ranger

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#31: LONE RANGER—255’0”Lone Ranger was seen Down Under in Sydney around the Christmas holidays. She’d had quite a year in ‘05, kicking it off with a trip to Antarctica in...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #32: Samar

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#32: SAMAR—252’6”For the better part of the past three years, this yacht has been shrouded in secrecy. In fact, if you’re an avid yacht-watcher, this is probably the first...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #33: Princess Mariana

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#33: PRINCESS MARIANA—252’3”Does your boss treat you well? Bet he or she isn’t as good to you and your fellow employees as Princess Mariana’s owner is to his. Carlos Peralta...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #34: Lady Sarya

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#34: LADY SARYA—250’4”If you’re from the New York area, then no doubt you recognize the name William Levitt (the housing developer of Levittown fame). He was the original...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #35: Talitha G

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#35: TALITHA G—247’4”Visit Talitha G, and you’ll learn fun facts like: the engineer’s nickname is Banjo (due to his love of the instrument); the chief stewardess claims to...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #36: Giant

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#36: GIANT—247’0”An icebreaker-turned-expedition-yacht with a bright-red hull, Giant has a garage for a four-by-four as well as a plethora of other toys, including two 40-...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #37: Leander

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#37: LEANDER—245’3”Arguably one of the most beautiful, graceful yachts afloat, this blue-hulled lady treats her elite charter guests like royalty, given the two-to-one crew-...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #38: Enigma

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#38: ENIGMA—244’4”New Zealand’s M2 magazine listed Enigma in an article aptly named “10 Super Yachts We Want” (subtitled “We’re Not Fussed on the Order”). Among the reasons...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #39: Ilona

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#39: ILONA —241’8”Ilona spent about two months in Barcelona earlier this year, before causing a stir in London in May when she docked at Canary Wharf. She’s the pride of...

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