Buying a superyacht? Here’s how


These luxury vessels come in various sizes and features, but essentially the underlying fact is that they spell class. The facilities and features in such vessels can fulfill fantasies of the most romantic kind, leaving nothing to imagination. These yachts have several decks, each one having an exclusive purpose like sun bathing or Jacuzzi, a swimming pool, guest rooms, engine room and so on. Then there are the saloon, dining room and galleries, a sky lounge and the bridge and captain’s cabin. In terms of luxury, these vessels come equipped with gyms and massage rooms, TV and audio-visual systems, satellite communications, water-sport equipments, indoor sports of several kinds and similar luxuries. They also have wellness and medical centers, entertainment areas like cinema and discos, kids play areas, libraries etc., making it a complete fun and entertainment center. Generally, such vessels which are more than 45 meters in length are referred as superyachts. There are several superyachts for sale all over the world. One can find hundreds of them on the internet.

Benefits of buying a super yacht

What a buyer needs to look for

If you are looking to buy a superyacht or similar vessel, here is what you need to know:

  • the average price is around USD 8.8 millions for a vessel around 24 m length;
  • you should visit and inspect the vessels personally, rather than rely on pictures posted on the websites;
  • You should check the year of manufacture – you don’t want to buy something too old. The life of these vessels is about 25 years if all goes well;
  • Check if any refit has been carried out or whether what you see is all original stuff only;
  • Check the capacities, as to how many passengers and crew the vessel can take;
  • Check the information on engine, speed, weight, of the vessel;
  • Check the log records of mishaps, failures etc which the vessel had, if any

Benefits of buying a super yacht

These vessels are seen lining the shores and several bays and harbors in all important destinations across the globe. The yachts are normally hired out at phenomenal prices per week, and they fetch considerable revenue. Either the owners themselves use the yacht for their own relaxation, or operate it on charter for travel groups, to cover fascinating destinations across the world.  If you are able to pick up a vessel for buying from the several superyachts for sale, you can consider yourself to be among the fortunate few who own such a vessel. If your yacht provides 5 Star facilities, then you can make 7 Star profits. These vessels can be turned into huge profit making assets, and realize value for your money.