LET’S HAVE A LOOK AT SOME OF THE CELEBRITIES’ MOST FAMOUS YACHTS
By: Beatrice Chiardi
19th July, 2021
Yachting is a combination of luxury and freedom. Many celebrities spend their exclusive holidays on board their yachts, to enjoy their time with families and friends.
Each yacht, in a certain sense, represents the celebrity’s personality and evokes specific feelings and styles.
VIDA A VIDA | TOM BRADY
Superstar Tom Brady purchased the fully custom 16-meter Water at the end of 2020. Being a keen fan of the Dutch builder Water, he has lately announced to have commissioned a larger mode – the Wajer 77.
The current VIVA A VIDA is characterized by a blue hull. The deck space is highly practical due to the walk around centre console, offering also space to store water toys.
GREAT WHITE | RAFAEL NADAL
The tennis champion Rafael Nadal has recently bought the new Sunreef 80 Power, delivered in June 2020. After having chartered several catamaran, Nadal thought it was the time to become a multi-hull owner, being a fan of big spaces and numerous commodities. Previously, Rafael Nadal owned a Monte Carlo Yachts 76 named Beethoven (2016).
VENUS | STEVE JOBS FAMILY
Custom designed by Philippe Starck’s for the Apple founder Steve Jobs, VENUS was sadly not finished before Jobs’ death in 2011. VENUS, the stunning and innovative Feadship, is now property of the Jobs family. Incredibly private, extremely high-tech and covered in glass, the 78-meter Feadship yacht is listed among the coolest superyachts at sea.
MAIN | GIORGIO ARMANI
Fashion designer and icon Giorgio Armani, is proudly the owner of the 65-meter Codecasa yacht MAIN. Characterized by a particular style footprint, the exterior and interior design has been fully created by Armani. The outdoor space of the yacht is colored in dark green, giving a sense of military look. The indoor areas, instead, features unique and one-of-a-kind design features, such as spiral staircase, gym, cinema and guest accommodation for twelve.
FREEDOM | ROBERTO CAVALLI
Delivered in 2018, 27-meter FREEDOM has become the floating home of the fashion designer Roberto Cavalli. Built by the Italian shipyard Cerri Cantieri Navali and designed by Tommaso Spadolini in collaboration with Cavalli, its the result of the inspiration and style of the fashion stylist, characterized by dark colors and styling that evoke a distinctive appearance.
On board, Cavalli’s signature animal-print can be seen throughout the whole indoor space, from the main saloon to the guest cabins. Powered by three water jet engines, FREEDOM can reach a top speed of 40 knots.
SEVEN SEAS | STEVEN SPIELBERG
Owned by the legendary Hollywood director Steven Spielberg, 86-meter SEVEN SEAS evokes luxury and elegance at the highest level. Built by the renowned shipyard Oceanco, SEVEN SEAS is recognized to host one the best superyacht pools. The steel-hulled yacht features interior and exterior styling by the Italian design house Nuvolari Lenarsi. She accommodates 12 guests, reaching a maximum speed of 20 knots.
OCTOPUS | PAUL ALLEN
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is pleased to be the owner of the famous 414-foot yacht “Octopus”. Listed among the biggest existing yachts, she has the aim to develop exploration projects, scientific research initiatives and rescue missions. The yacht boasts some stunning amenities on board, such as a glass-bottom pool, two helicopters, a cinema area and a basketball court.