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Stavros Niarchos - Facts

Yacht Name: Atlantis II

Yacht Length: 116 m (380 ft)

Guests: 26 in 13 cabins

Crew: 17 in 8 cabins

Yacht Value: US$ 100 million

Owners Name: Niarchos family

Niarchos Net Worth: US$ 2.5 billion

Owners Company: Niarchos Group

Owners Country: Greece

The yacht Atlantis II was built for Stavros Niarchos, a Greek shipping tycoon. Stavros died in 2006, the yacht is now owned by his son Philip Niarchos

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The yacht Atlantis II was built for the late Greek shipping magnate Stavros Niarchos.

Stavros Niarchos Tried to Outclass Aristotle Onassis

Atlantis II was part of 3 identical sister ships, which Stavros Niarchos built to outclass his rival shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis, owner of the super yacht Christina O. The first yacht was Atlantis I, now called Issham Al Baher, the second is Atlantis II and the third is never finished hull.  

Built at Hellenic Shipyard

Luxury yacht Atlantis II was built in 1981 at Niarchos’ own yard Hellenic Shipyard, her exterior design is done by Caesar Pinnau. She can accommodate 26 guests and has a crew of 17. Which is a low crew / guest ratio, compared to modern yachts. Her overall length is 115 meter or 380 ft.

Atlantis in Monaco

The yacht Atlantis II rarely leaves her berth in Monaco, but in the summer of 2016 she was frequently in the Bay of St. Tropez

Stavros Niarchos

Stavros Niarchos (1909-1996) was a famous Greek shipping magnate and billionaire.

Born in Athens

Niarchos was born in Athens. He studied law at the University of Athens and began working in 1929 in his family’s grain business. Recognizing the substantial transportation expense in importing wheat, Niarchos believed that he would save money by owning the ships that provided the transportation.

Bought his first vessels during the Great Depression

Consequently, he bought his first six freighters during the Great Depression. Niarchos served in the Greek Navy during World War II. While Niarchos was serving in the Greek Navy, the Allied Forces leased his first vessel. The ship was destroyed in battle, and Niarchos used the insurance funds as capital to expand his fleet after the War.This was the start of Stavros Niarchos as a significant participant in the world of international commerce.

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For many years, he owned the largest private fleet in the world, with his company operating more than 80 tankers and other vessels.

The First Supertankers

In 1952, he built the first supertankers capable of transporting large quantities of oil. In 1956 the Suez Canal Crisis considerably increased the demand for the type of large tonnage ships that Niarchos owned.

Hellenic Shipyards

Also in 1956, Niarchos agreed to build and operate the Hellenic Shipyards, the first such private investment in Greece, which became the largest Mediterranean shipyard. Although he was known predominantly for his shipping business, Niarchos’ diversified financial activities were at the core of global industry from the time he formed the Niarchos Group in 1939 until his death in 1996.

Art Collector

Stavros Niarchos amassed one of the "most important collections of Impressionist and modern art in private hands." Among the collection's trophies are Pablo Picasso's self-portrait Yo, Picasso, which Niarchos bought in 1989 for US $47 million

Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Niarchos’s legacy continues into the twenty-first century with the establishment of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The Foundation began its grant making efforts in 1996.By designating a significant part of his estate to establish the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Stavros Niarchos created an enduring vehicle to enriching the lives of others worldwide. (Source:

Niarchos died in 1996

At his death his net worth was estimated at U$22 billion. Niarchos left half his fortune to Stavros Niarchos Foundation the other half to his three sons and daughter Maria

Philip Niarchos

Philip Niarchos is the oldest son of Stavros Niarchos. He inherited a large amount from his father, and continued to increase the art collection. In recent years Philip Niarchos purchased work of Vincent van Gogh and Andy Warhol. Philip Niarchos net worth is estimated at US$ 2.5 billion.

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Motor yacht Atlantis II, built for Stavros Niarchos

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Atlantis II yacht

Atlantis II is a sister ship to Issham al Baher

Atlantis II in Monaco

Close up of the yacht Atlantis II

The yacht is owned by the Niarchos family

Built at Niarchos’ Hellenic Shipyard

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A view of deck

The interior of Atlantis II

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