The most famous yachts that have sailed the seas of the Costa Smeralda

The most famous yachts that have sailed the seas of the Costa Smeralda

Turquoise waters, breathtaking landscapes, unspoiled nature: the Costa Smeralda, with its unparalleled beauty, is the pearl of northern Sardinia, attracting hundreds of tourists each year for a vacation of class and sophistication. It's no wonder that during the summer season, this exclusive destination is a haven for impressive luxury yachts. But what are the most beautiful yachts that have sailed the waters of the Costa Smeralda?


At 180 meters, Azzam is the world's largest superyacht. Built in 2013, it belongs to the President of the United Arab Emirates and Emir of Abu Dhabi, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. This luxurious yacht is a symbol of prestige and grandeur in the world of navigation.


Even Les Wexner, CEO of the iconic lingerie and beauty brand Victoria's Secret, couldn't resist the charm of the Costa Smeralda. His Limitless, at 96 meters long, certainly hasn't gone unnoticed.


Owned by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, the superyacht Octopus stretches 126 meters and boasts a wide range of water toys and an extraordinary underwater observation room. After the owner's passing, his partner Bill Gates also sailed with the Octopus in the waters of Sardinia.


Just this May 2023, American designer Tommy Hilfiger also chose the Costa Smeralda for his sea-bound vacation aboard "Flag," the 62-meter superyacht valued at 45 million dollars.


Belonging to Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the yacht Serene spans 134 meters and was delivered in 2011. Accommodating up to 24 guests, it offers luxurious amenities, including a spa, a cascading pool, and a helipad.

These luxury yachts are just a fraction of what makes the Costa Smeralda one of the most coveted destinations for sailing enthusiasts and discerning travelers. Besides their magnificence, they also offer a unique perspective on the natural beauty of this enchanting locale. Sailing along the Costa Smeralda aboard these dream vessels is undoubtedly an unforgettable experience, especially for those who choose to anchor their boat in front of Phi Beach and admire the world's most exclusive sunset.

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