The words luxury mega yacht will usually conjure up a vision of a huge ship with all the amenities of a modern ocean liner. That is indeed so, and these yachts are usually built to provide the luxury one might experience at a five star resort. However, the reason for these yachts popularity and what sets a mega yacht apart from other types of boats is its length.
A mega or a super yacht is usually 25 meters in length, with about 5-6 decks. The yacht will usually have enough space that will surely impress an upper class high-end clientele. It is not uncommon to find first class service and luxurious ambiance, along with fine craftsmanship. The living area will usually have several guest rooms and in addition, the yacht will have extra facilities such as cinemas, discos, playrooms, beauty salons, massage salons, steam rooms, saunas, jacuzzis, swimming pools etc. Some of these yachts, depending on the specifications of the owner, will also have separate dining rooms, libraries, VIP cabins, private sitting areas and several bars.
Why do people need luxury mega yachts? For most owners this is like a home on water; experiencing the luxury of a mega yacht is unforgettable. Along with lavish amenities, they enjoy privacy on the water together with the luxury of being able to travel just about anywhere at any time. Ownership of a luxury mega yacht is not only about being able to go anywhere, but also an investment. When not in use by the owner, yachts can be chartered out. The value of a yacht of this nature, usually appreciates over time; provided it is well taken care of. Being spacious and isolated over water, many businesses and entertaining occasions also prefer this.
A mega yacht is usually well stocked, and people can comfortably live aboard without having to go ashore for a considerable amount of time, unless, of course, they have the desire to do so. All modern communication and navigation facilities are provided, so even while out at sea, passengers are able to keep in touch with anyone they choose to.