Ocean Going Penthouse Residence Listed For Sale


The World, the largest privately-owned residential vessel on earth has announced that the exquisite Ocean Penthouse residence has been listed for sale.

Launched in 2002, The World is the largest privately owned, residential yacht on earth with 165 luxury Residences. A diverse group of Residents from 20 countries own the homes on board and share interests in world cultures, history and adventure, and exploring fascinating destinations. They circumnavigate the globe every two to three years following an extraordinary itinerary that they select. In-depth expeditions and one-of-a-kind experiences are complemented by world-class amenities and impeccable service. 

Located in the most desirable forward location on Deck 11, the highest residential deck, this magnificent 4,184 sq ft / 388.7 sq m Residence has undergone a complete redesign and renovation offering two interconnecting living areas, five bedrooms, a media room and six-and-a-half bathrooms.

A spectacular entrance hallway features a waterjet-cut marble Arabesque floor that opens into a vast living area saturated with natural light. The Macassar ebony bar gleams in the sunshine from the many floor-to-ceiling windows.

Sliding glass doors open onto an expansive veranda which wraps around the Ship’s bow providing an exquisite venue for outdoor entertaining, star gazing with a late-night cocktail, and a prime location from which to view exciting sail-ins to more than 100 ports of call each year.

Among its unique attributes, this ultra-luxurious Residence has three master bedrooms with private en-suite bedrooms and all with direct access to the spacious veranda. Two guest bedrooms offer twin beds and en-suite bathrooms that are ideal for visiting friends and family.

High-end Italian designer accents and furniture are a talking point in the spacious living area with a striking faux fireplace surround by black and grey marble. The state-of-the-art kitchen features Macassar ebony cabinets, a new oven, range with copper hood, full-sized refrigerator, microwave and a washer/dryer.

In the separate media room English sycamore wood cabinets with back-lit white onyx counter tops provide the ideal backdrop for movie viewing.

This one-of-a-kind home at sea is one of a select number of Residences currently available for purchase. The Worldoffers its Residents the ultimate combination of luxurious and enriching travel with world-class amenities and facilities such as impeccable culinary mastery in its six restaurants; exceptional golf facilities with onboard putting greens, a state-of-the-art golf simulator and PGA pro; the only full-size regulation tennis court at sea; two swimming pools; a 7,000 sq ft spa complete with treatment rooms, nail bar, hair salon, barber shop, aqua spa whirlpool and physiotherapy; a fitness center with personal trainers; expert destination lecturers library; cinema; hobby and games rooms; and more. 

This Ship provides gracious and personalised service for the families that call The Worldhome; all customised to Residents’ preferences in a warm and inviting ambience much like that of a private yacht, well-staffed home or exclusive country club. The average occupancy at one time is 150-200 Residents and Guests, ensuring an intimate atmosphere.