The Prince Abdulaziz yacht was built in Denmark by Helsingor Vaerft in 1984. She was ordered by King Fahd. He named her after his son Prince Abdul Aziz. For many years Prince Abdulaziz was the world’s largest yacht.
In 2007 she was refitted with a new interior installed. See some rare interior photos of the yacht Abdulaziz hereunder.
The yacht’s home port is Jeddah. And she is often in Spain. She used to visit the Cannes area frequently. As the Royal Family owns a summer palace near Cannes. She sometimes visits Ibiza.
Prince Abdulaziz is powered by two 12-cylinder Pielstick engines. Which bring her a top speed of 22 knots. Her cruising speed is 18 knots. She is said to accommodate 64 guests and a crew of 65.
Helsingor Vaerft also built Saddam Hussain’s yacht, Basrah Breeze.
The yacht’s owner is Prince Abdul Aziz bin Saud.
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The boat is not available for yacht charter. And the yacht is not listed for sale.
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