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Forget mega yachts - this mobile private island just upped the ante on billionaire toys

This is nuts.
Sep 26th 2015, 6:00 PM 35,865 46

PastedImage-47109 Part yacht, part private island, Kokomo Ailand is a new model for luxury on the high seas. Source: Migaloo Submarines

YACHT DESIGN HAS gotten pretty extravagant in recent years but nothing compares to Kokomo Ailand.

More mobile island than yacht, Kokomo is a floating, semi-submersed vessel with a level of luxury that rivals a four-star resort.

According to renderings, the “private floating habitat” features multiple decks and amenities, a sky-high penthouse suite and a beach club.

The company behind it, Migaloo Private Submarines, hasn’t received any orders yet but it claims Kokomo can be built to specification immediately with existing technology.

According to a representative, “the price depends strongly on the client’s wishes”.


The owner’s penthouse sits 260 feet above sea level with two elevators, a glass-bottomed Jacuzzi, a private beach club, and ocean views.


Eight engines allow the mammoth platform to chug along at speeds up to 8 knots, or about 9 mph.


One of the most exotic features is the jungle deck.


It includes palm trees, vertical gardens, and waterfalls.


There’s also a spa deck with a gym, a massage parlor, and beauty salons.


The garden deck is reserved for outdoor dining and lounging.


The real draw is the beach deck, replete with multiple pools, barbecue areas, underwater dining, a shark-feeding station, and an outdoor cinema.


Designed with infinity pools and private balconies, the VIP and guest deck is under the beach deck.


Finally, a helipad allows easy entry and exit to the island.


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