Chartering new waters, Aman announces Project Sama

A magnificent ship with 50 suites, the project signals a new category entrance for the hospitality brand

December 17, 2021: Developed in joint venture with Cruise Saudi, Aman’s Project Sama is a 183 mt luxury motor yacht that will feature 50 spacious suites with private balconies. An architectural vision that carried forward Aman’s design philosophy, the yacht will be launched in 2025. 

Aman Hotels Project Sama

Designed in partnership with SINOT Yacht Architecture & Design, the vessel will see Aman’s eastern design philosophy combining with superyacht technology to offer a modern yet restorative experience to guests.

Dining options aboard will include an informal all-day dining restaurant, an a relaxed club and lounge. The much-needed Aman Spa will also be a part of the ship, along with a Japanese garden, two helipads, and Beach Club – which will offer guests direct access to water at the stern of the yacht.

Aman Hotels Project Sama interiors

Mr. Fawaz Farooqui, MD of Cruise Saudi (of which Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund is a shareholder), is excited how the venture will offer travelers a unique opportunity to explore Saudi Arabia through sea. Vlad Doronin, Chairman & CEO of Aman was enthused about the expansion of Aman from land to water. 

Meaning tranquility in Sanskrit, Sama’s formal name will be announced later.

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