All You Need to Know About Sheikh Al Thani and his Yacht Al Lusail
Yacht Length: 123 m (404 ft) -
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani is the owner of the yacht Al Lusail.
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani is the Emir of Qatar. He is the fourth son of the previous Emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani (owner of the yacht Katara), who abdicated in 2013. Sheikh Tamim -
Qatar is one of the Richest Countries
The State of Qatar is a small country, based on the Qatar Peninsula in the Persian Gulf. It share a land border with Saudi Arabia. Qatar has a population of approx. 2 million people, and is one of the richest countries in the world. Qatar has the highest GDP per capita in the world. Qatar is the leading exporter of liquefied natural gas and owns world's third largest natural gas reserves and oil reserves. Qatar will be the first Arab country to host the FIFA World Cup, which will be in 2022.
The yacht Al Lusail was built by Lurssen Yachts and was delivered in 2017. Her build price is estimated to be in excess of US$ 300 million. Al Lusail is designed by H2 Yacht Design. The yacht Al Lusail can accommodate 36 guests and has an (estimated) crew of 56. Her interior is designed by March & White. Al Lusail can reach a top speed of 20 knots. The yacht has a length of 123 meter, which is exactly 1 meter shorter than the yacht Katara, owned by the Emir’s father. We were told this was done out of respect. (Photos of Al Lusail by Nicholas Canepa)
The net worth of Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani is estimated at US$ 2.5 billion.
Sheikh Tamim lives in a large Palace in Qatar. He also owns a large mansion in London on Cornwall Terrace, Regent Park (which was bought in 2014 for US$ 150 million). He also has a large residence in Oman.
The Qatar Royal Family owns many private jets, including 4 Boeing 747’s and several Airbus A320 and A340 jets. The jets are operated by the Qatar Amiri Flight.