Roman Abramovich’s wife enjoys winter vacation aboard £1.5billion giga yacht ECLIPSE

Last month saw Roman Abramovich‘s wife, Dasha Zhukova, enjoy a winter vacation with the family and friends aboard her husband’s £1.5billion giga yacht ECLIPSE on the Caribbean island of Saint Barthelemy.

Dasha Zhukova with her friend aboard ECLIPSE and Adam Abramovich - Image credit to mirror.co.uk

Dasha Zhukova with her friend aboard ECLIPSE and Adam Abramovich – Image credit to mirror.co.uk

One of the largest private yachts in the world, the impressive 162-metre ECLIPSE was launched from Blohm & Voss in Germany in 2009. She boasts such innovative features as the arrangement of a generous open loggia, balconies for the guest suites, a futuristic inside submarine hangar and a helicopter hangar. Her superb and breath-taking interiors can comfortably sleep an amazing number of 34 guests in 18 tastefully appointed cabins, including a lavish owner’s suite and 17 VIP suites.

ECLIPSE - Photo by ship and yacht photographer Klaus Kehrls

ECLIPSE – Photo by ship and yacht photographer Klaus Kehrls

Roman Abramovich is a Russian businessman, investor and politician, best known as the owner of Chelsea Football Club. His wife, Dasha Zhukova, is a Russian-born businesswoman, art collector, magazine editor, and founder of the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art and Garage Magazine. They have two children.

Video of 163m Giga Yacht ECLIPSE owned by Russian businessman Roman Abramovich

The world’s second largest private yacht, following the 180m mega yacht AZZAM, ECLIPSE yacht is a breath-taking 163,5m (536’) vessel, built by Blohm + Voss of Hamburg, Germany. Giga yacht ECLIPSE, which cost has been estimated at €980 million, delivered to Russian businessman Roman Abramovich on 9 December 2010. Check out this amazing video of ECLIPSE, released by Christos PLC here below.

Superyacht ECLIPSE has been entirely designed by Terence Disdale Design. She boasts two helicopter pads, 24 guest cabins, two swimming pools, several hot tubs, and a disco hall, in addition to three launch boats and a mini-submarine that is capable of submerging to 50 metres.

Roman Abramovich aboard ECLIPSE superyacht - Photo credit to X17Online.com

Roman Abramovich aboard ECLIPSE superyacht – Photo credit to X17Online.com

Born on October 24, 1966 Roman Abramovich is a Russian businessman, investor and politician. He is best known outside Russia as the owner of Chelsea Football Club, an English Premier League football team.

According to Forbes, Abramovich’s net worth in 2015, was US$ 9.1 billion (2015). This makes him the 12th richest person in Russia and the 137th richest person in the world.