Leonardo DiCaprio and more than 20 friends have chartered the 482-foot Topaz, worth £400million, while staying in Brazil for the 2014 World cup football tournament.
The yacht is owned by Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, deputy prime minister of the United Arab Emitates and owner of Manchester City FC.
Topaz is a 147.25m /483ft custom motor yacht motor yacht built in 2012 by Lurssen. The yacht’s interior was designed by Terence Disdale and has exterior styling is by Tim Heywood Design.
This extremely distinctive luxury yacht has a steel hull with an aluminium superstructure with a beam of 21.5m, a draft of 5.7m and 7 spacious decks.
Topaz offers luxury accommodation for up to 56 guests in 26 cabins. She accommodates 70 – 80 crew depending on guest requirements.
Performance + Capabilities
Topaz is capable of 22.9 knots flat out, with a cruising speed of 19.5 knots.
At anchor Stabilizers, Jacuzzi (on deck), Lift (Elevator), Helicopter Landing Pad, Swimming Pool, Tender Garage,Swimming Platform, Air Conditioning, Underwater Lights and a plethora of toys.