Author: Peter Yachtfan, update: 2020-
125 m (410 ft)
54 in 27 cabins
60 in 30 cabins
H2 Yacht Design
Maryah Boat Price:
US$ 250 million
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Sheikh Tahnoon Al Nahyan
Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed al Nahyan
United Arab Emirates
Sheikh Tahnoon Net Worth:
US$ 10 billion
Royal Family of Abu Dhabi, UAE
Sheikha Khawla Bint Ahmed Bin Khalifa Al Suwaidi
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Boeing 787 (A6-
The yacht Maryah is owned by Sheikh Tahnoon, brother of the Emir of Abu Dhabi.
He is a son of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (1918-
His brother Sheikh Khalifa is the Emir of Abu Dhabi and President of the United Arab Emirates. Sheikh Tahnoon is Chairman of the Board of Directors of the First Abu Dhabi Bank.
And he served as deputy chairman of the Executive Council of Abu Dhabi. He is Chairman of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. We were informed that Sheikh Tahnoon ben Zayed Al Nahyan is the owner of the yacht Maryah.
The Al Nahyan Family is one of the six ruling families of the United Arab Emirates, based in Abu Dhabi.
It’s most known member is Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan is the President of the United Arab Emirates and Emir of Abu Dhabi.
We estimate his net worth at US$ 10 billion. The combined net worth of the Al Nahyan family is estimated at more than US$ 150 billion.
The family owns several private jets. Which are operated by the Abu Dhabi Amiri (Presidential) Flight Department.
The current fleet includes two Boeing 787 jets (A6-
The Al Nahyan Family owns many of the world’s largest yachts. Including Azzam, the world’s longest yacht (owned by Sheikh Khalifa). And Topaz, owned by Sheikh Mansour (brother of Sheikh Khalifa). And Yas, owned by Sheikh Hamdan (also brother of Sheikh Khalifa). And Rabdan (Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan).
They yacht is named after the Al Maryah Island, which is owned by Sheikh Tahnoon. Al Marhay Island lies north east of Abu Dhabi. And is named for for the Arabian oryx ("al maryah" in Arabic).
It is currently being developed by Mubadala (the state owned development company) into a new city center.
Maryah started as a Russian research vessel, built in Poland in the 1990’s. She was acquired by Sheikh Tahnoon. And was sent to Greece for a 5 year rebuild project at Elefsis Shipyards.
She was delivered in 2014. Maryah has length of 125 meters / 410 ft. Which makes her one of the largest yachts in the world. She is powered by 5 Caterpillar engines. Which bring her a top speed of 18 knots.
The Maryah yacht is normally berthed in Mina Zayed, the main harbour of Abu Dhabi.
The boat is not available for yacht charter. And she is not listed for sale.
She has an amazing interior, designed by H2 Yacht Design. The Maryah yacht accommodates an amazing number of 54 guests. We estimate she has a crew of 60.
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