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Yacht Specifications

Yacht Name:


Yacht Length:

68 m (223 ft)


24 in 12 cabins


19 in 9 cabins




Terence Disdale Design



Maximum Speed:

20 knots




1,152 ton




US$ 40 million

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Yacht Alwaeli Alwaeli Owner


King Hamad of Bahrain



Net Worth:

US$ 5 billion


Royal Family of Bahrain


January 28, 1950


Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Sheia bint Hassan Al-Khrayyesh Al-Ajmi


11, including Salman, Crown Prince of Bahrain


Al-Sakhir Palace, Bahrain

Private Jet:

Boeing  747  (A9C-HAK)

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King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa owns the yacht Alwaeli. While the Crown-Prince is the owner of the yacht Al Salamah, which actually one of the largest yachts in the world.

King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of BahrainKing Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

King Hamad was crowned king on 14 February 2002. He was previously the country’s Emir (from 1999).  He was born in 1950. He has two wives (Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa and  Sheia bint Hassan Al-Khrayyesh Al-Ajmi) and 11 children.

He is the son of Isa ibn Salman Al Khalifah, the previous Emir of Bahrain. His uncle Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa is Prime Minister of the country. He has four wives and has had in total twelve children.

Arabian Horses

The head of state keen interest in Arabian horses caused him to establish the Amiri stables in June 1977. Amiri stables was was registered in the World Arabian Horses Organization in September 1978.

Private Boeing 747 Jet

The King travels in two private Boeing 747 jet, with registration A9C-HMK and A9C-HAK. ‘HAK’ obviously stands for Hamad al Khalifa. This jet was originally built for the Sultan of Oman.


Its customized interior cost more than US$ 100 million. Later the jet was sold to the Royal Family of Abu Dhabi. Since 2007 the private jet is owned by the King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. The A9C-HMK was delivered in 2003.


Bahrain, officially Kingdom of Bahrain, Mamlakat al-Bahrayn, literally: "Kingdom of the Two Seas", is a small island country in the Persian Gulf. The middle east country is ruled by the Al Khalifa royal family.

Saudi Arabia lies to the west and is connected to Bahrain via the King Fahd Causeway, which was officially opened on 25 November 1986. Qatar is to the southeast across the Gulf of Bahrain.

Bahrain has close ties to the United States. The country has provided a base for U.S. naval activity in the Persian Gulf since 1947. King Hamad also has good contacts with the British royal family.

King Hamad Net Worth

His net worth is estimated at US$ 5 billion. Al Khalifah has great interest in preserving heritage and continues to indulge in a number of sports activities and hobbies. These include falconry, golf, fishing, tennis and football.

Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa Palace

The King lives in a large palace in Bahrain named Al-Sakhir Palace. It is one of the most eminent buildings in the country.

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Alwaeli Yacht

Alwaeli (formerly Awal) is a 68m (223.10ft) motor yacht. She was custom built in 1991 by CRN Shipyard in Ancona (Italy). Terence Disdale is responsible for her beautiful exterior and interior design.

Superyacht Alwaeli has a steel hull and aluminum superstructure. She has a beam of 11.50m (37.73ft) and a 3.50m (11.48ft) draft.

The yacht is powered by 2 Deutz engines. Which bring her a top speed of 19.5 knots. Her cruise speed is 17 knots. Her range is 6000nm.

Alwaeli was refitted at Amels. Her interior was restyled and zero-speed stabilizers were installed.

Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa Yacht

Alwaeli offers accommodation for up to 24 guests in 12 suites. She is also capable of carrying up to 19 crew onboard to ensure a relaxed luxury yacht experience.

Bahrain Royal Family Yachts

The Bahrain royal family also owns the yacht Al Salamah. She is one of the largest yachts in the world measured by volume.

Al Salamah was built for the late Prince Sultan bin Abdul Azziz of Saudi Arabia. After his death Al Salamah was put for sale for EUR 280 million. Later she was de-listed and transferred as a gift to the Crown Prince of Bahrain.

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