Mega yachts are considered to be yachts over 200 feet or 60 meters in length. Mega yachts are custom built to owner specifications. If purchasing a used mega yacht, you’ll need to budget for refits and renovations to customize your mega yacht to match your taste and preferences.
Mega yachts can be either sailing yachts or motor yachts although most are engine-powered. Mega yachts are floating palaces with all the amenities the wealthy are accustomed to. Because of their immense size mega yachts can be outfitted with all of the toys you desire to have on your yacht. From speedboats to mini submarines, a mega yacht has the space to accommodate anything you’ll want aboard your yacht.
Amenities on mega yachts include swimming pools, saunas, private decks, gyms, movie theaters, helipads, and more. When outfitting a mega yacht, budget and imagination are the only limits of what your yacht can accommodate.
A professional staff is required to maintain and operate a mega yacht. Expect costs associated with staffing and maintenance to be around 10% of the yacht’s original purchase price. Chartering different types and styles of mega yachts can be a good place to start when looking at mega yachts for sale.