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Our Top 10 of the World's Biggest Yachts Three of the superyachts in the top 10 are owned by the same family: the Al Nahyan family, rulers of the United Arab Emirates.

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Luxury Yacht Maryah - Al Nahyan Family

We were informed that a Sheikh, member of the Ruling Family of Abu Dhabi,  is the owner of the yacht Maryah.

Yacht Maryah

Maryah started as a Russian  research vessel, built in Poland in the 1990’s. She was acquired by an Arab Sheikh and 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.

Maryah Interior

Maryah has an amazing interior, designed by H2 Yacht Design. Maryah accommodates an amazing number of 54 guests. We estimate she has  a crew of 60.

Al Nahyan Family

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 think (but are not sure..) that the yacht Maryah is actually owned by sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. He is a brother of Sheikh Khalifa. Do you know which family members owns the yacht Maryah? Please do send us a message.

Net worth

The combined net worth of the Al Nahyan family is estimated at more than US$ 150 billion.

Private Jet

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-PFC and A6-PFE) and a Boeing 747 (A6-PFA)

Al Nayhan Yachts

The al Nahyan Family owns many of the world’s largest yachts, including Azzam, the world’s longest yacht (owned by Sheikh Khalifa), Topaz, owned by Sheikh Mansour (brother of Sheikh Khalifa) and Yas, owned by Sheikh Hamdan (also brother of Sheikh Khalifa).

Al Maryah

Al Maryah is an island north east of Abu Dhabi, 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 Yacht

The luxury yacht Maryah is owned by the Al Nahyan Family (Photo by Heli3)

Maryah yacht

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Al Nahyan Yacht - Yacht Name: Maryah - Yacht Length: 125 m (410 ft) - Guests: 54 in  27 cabins - Crew: 60 (est) - Yacht Value: US$ 200 million - Owner: An Al Nahayn Family member - Net Worth: US$ 30 billion - Ruling Family of UAE - Owners Country: United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi) - Superyacht Maryah is owned by a member of the Ruling family of Abu Dhabi.

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