John Mayer Estates and Homes ( 1 )
John Mayer wanted to be completely at home in his bachelor pad. He wanted to be himself first and a musician next. With minimalist design but great luxury, his home was designed by Giorgio Armani, the famous Italian fashion designer, because John wanted to feel as comfortable as he feels in his suits! The apartment is definitely an example of elegance and modernity.
Location: The apartment is located on Lafayette in the SoHo neighborhood of Lower Manhattan in New York City.
Accommodation: The home is not very large. The carpet area is only 2,500 square feet but the designing makes it appear spacious. There are two bedrooms with large beds and attached bathrooms. It can accommodate at least 4 people though the music icon has no plans immediately of the pad accommodating more than one!
Features: John Mayer's expensive tastes reflect in the interior decoration and design of his home too. Though the apartment has a strong personality, it is not intimidating. The living room is large with an elegant sofa-set, armchairs, matching lampshades, a cocktail table and a large hand-knotted, silk rug. The guitar hero has a separate area for his art collection of musical idols, Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix, in graphite. and the dining area is embellished with a large, overhanging, cube-shaped light.
Neighborhood: The SoHo neighborhood is particularly known for being the home to many artists' art galleries and lofts. Hugh Jackman, Kelly Ripa and Elijah Wood are some of the other celebrities that one could spot in this neighborhood.
John Mayer Autos and Cars ( 8 )
Porsche Cayenne Turbo
Adding a touch of silver to the modern and elaborate garage of John Mayer is the powerful Porsche Cayenne Turbo. With its power of 500 bhp and 516 lb-ft torque, this best-handling SUV zips from 0 to 100 km/h in under 5 seconds with a top speed of nearly 300 km/h. It weighs a solid 2.5 tonnes and has ample space within, the boot measuring more than 600 liters. The new Tiptronic, 8-speed, automatic gearshift ensures a flawless ride and the luxurious interiors with large bucket seats promise comfort of the highest order. The SUV costs about £81,000.
Owning supercars is addictive it seems for the guitar ace, Mayer! As soon as Audi came out with it's first supercar in 2006, he bought it. A glass cover proudly displays its 4.2-litre V8, normally aspirated engine powered and controlled by six gears. The body-control and steering are near magical and the all-wheel drive enhances the control. The powerful muscles and curves of the car make it a eye-turner wherever it goes. What it lacks in size and height, it makes up for in the interior comfort and electronic equipment.
Ferrari 599 GTB
John Mayer's appetite for exotica and modernism goes with his love for exotic cars. The American rockstar owns a Ferrari 599 GTB. Painted in black, this silent beast powers itself with a massive 434lb ft of torque to a top speed of 205 mph. That is the magic of a V-12 engine and the 5990 cc capacity of the engine that is indicated in the name of the two-seat tourer. The interiors are luxurious and elegant and there is plenty of boot space for the music star to stash away his guitars.
John was photographed driving out of Hollywood star Kate Perry’s Los Angeles residence in his ‘$50,000’ metallic black Range Rover SUV. Its 5.0 liter V8 engine packs in a formidable punch of 461 lb-ft of torque to go with a power output of 510HP. The vehicle boast of great safety features like an electronic crash prevention system. The interiors are pretty stylized and the seats are upholstered in white supple leather. Expansive walnut wood paneling lines the insides of the doors and dashboard. The music CD player is well complemented by the stereophonic surround sound system.
Land Rover Defender SUV
Mayer frequently takes out his ‘S40000’ metallic blue colored Land Rover Defender on long drives around the countryside. The SUV is powered by a powerful 2400cc diesel engine which delivers an output of 122PS to go with 360NM of torque. The car boasts of a retractable aluminum sunroof which provides it with the functionality of a convertible. Though the vehicle doesn’t boast of too many luxury features it has a well-earned reputation of sturdiness and can be easily driven even in the toughest of road and adverse weather conditions.
The singer loves to take out his orange and baby blue multicolored Ford GT on routine errands through the streets of Los Angeles. Its supercharged 5400cc aluminum V8 engine delivers 550HP output to go with 500 lb-ft of torque. The interior is a blend of the vintage and modern looks and imparts a classy look. Superfast acceleration is the hallmark of Ford GT and the car can zoom to 100km/hour from zero in 3.5 seconds. The vehicle possesses some great features like a powerful air-conditioned, keyless entry, power windows and an audio CD player superbly complemented by a four channel amplifier enabled McIntosh speaker.
John Mayer drives a tuxedo black metallic colored Ford Raptor. The singer was photographed loading his guitar on to the back of his Raptor in Los Angeles on February 2013. The Ford Raptor is a pickup vehicle whose stylish appearance is further reinforced by its external accessories like HID headlights and forged aluminum wheels. The interior of the Raptor sports an aluminum trim level and has been equipped with Ford’s MyFord system which equips the vehicle with high tech features like a voice activated turn by turn navigation system, front mounted camera and a trip computer.
John Mayer’s owns a matte black Range Rover HSE. The musician was photographed on September 2011 getting behind the wheels of his Rover after completing a shopping expedition. Mayer has extensively modified the interiors of the HSE to match his tastes and has upholstered it in contrast stitched leather and provided it with a straight grained Walnut wood trim level. John has also opted for hi-tech electronic gadgets on board like a 17 speaker 825 watt Harman Kardon LOGIC7 surround sound system, timed park heating system and a dual view touchscreen display.
John Mayer Holiday Destinations(Getaways) ( 2 )
In the brief period from April- August 2008 when he was dating Jenifer Aniston, multi-talented John Mayer headed to the sun-kissed Punta Mita for a luxury-estate vacation. They were spotted getting cozy and enjoying the vacation on outdoor furniture, tanning and looking around.
Location: Punta Mita is a beachfront village extending over an area of 1500 acres located in the Mexican state of Nayarit. It is present at the north end of Banderas Bay, about 10 miles away from Peurto Vallarta.
Accommodation: When one is visiting Punta Mita, one can either choose to stay there or in the nearby places at Nayarit. Those wanting a royal vacation could check into the luxury of the Four Seasons hotel villas which cost about $6000 a day. At a slightly lesser luxury, there is accommodation available at the Villas Las Palmas de Punta Mita which cost about $900 per night. The economy travelers too have lot to rejoice with luxury lodging available at The Royal Suites Punta Mita, Grand Palladium Resort and Spa and The Four Seasons Resort which cost $400-$500 a day.
Main Attractions: Without doubt, the main attraction at Punta Mita are its beaches and the activities to be done here range from snorkeling and surfing to eating and shopping. Those seeking to do something different could opt for water sports and expeditions. Spear-fishing is something that is exciting, challenging and fun unless you do not like killing fish! The Litibu Golf course is nearby for those wishing to tee off and there are Mexican Restaurants like the El Anclote for dining. The best thing to do however would be to surf in the blue ocean.
Ever since the bombing of Pearl harbor, Hawaii has ceased to be a war-front and has transformed into a vacationing hot-spot for celebrities. Most stars cluster at Hawaii and John Mayer proved to be no exception as he was spotted lounging and lazing on the gentle waves at one of Hawaii's many beaches. He seems to be a frequent visitor to beaches and so, it is no surprise that he was here.
Location: The recent-most among the 50 states of USA, Hawaii is located as an archipelago in the central Pacific Ocean. It is the northernmost of the Polynesian island group.
Accommodation: There is no dearth of accommodation of all types in Hawaii. Just be warned that the tax-rate in hotels here is quite high. There are 8 islands in all and it seems as if the most economical accommodation is available in Oahu and Keauhou. Hawaii island is quite expensive to stay at and may cost up to $900 on an average.
Main Attractions: The Hawaiian islands boast of some of the world's most dramatic scenery, tropical rainforests, sun-kissed sandy beaches, gushing waterfalls and an abundance of exotic flowers. Trekking and sun-bathing are favorite activities. One could also choose to tee off in the awesome golf course on island of Oahu, watch volcanoes, tour the historically important Pearl Harbor and explore the different islands. The ocean here is teeming with life and whale-watching and dolphin-watching are recommended.
John Mayer Brands ( 5 )
Ray-Ban 3025 Aviator Sunglasses
John Mayer has been spotted on many occasions wearing Ray Ban 3025 Aviator sunglasses. John has a cool fashion sense and women simply love him in his Aviator sunglasses. The Aviator glasses are known for their dark, reflective lenses and metal frames that have either paddles or wire temples that can be hooked behind the ears.
Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar Chronograph
John wears a Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar Chronograph. It features a case of 18KT yellow gold. The main features are the manual winding movement and a column-wheel controlled chronograph function. Patek Philippe is considered as one of the finest watches in the world.
Dita Eyewear Rambler Sunglasses
John Mayer loves wearing his Dita Eyewear Sunglasses. The Rambler glasses that he wears are manufactured in Japan and it features a handcrafted Zyl Acetate Frames. The first collection of Dita frames came out in 1996 but the premier optical collection was launched only in 2007.
Nike Air Pegasus+ 26 Running Shoes
Fashion conscious rock musician John Mayer is often seen wearing his favorite pair of running shoes - Nike Air Pegasus. Nike running shoes are known for their classic designs and durability. It is the only Fortune 500 Company that has its headquarters in the State of Oregon.
Asics Gel-Kayano 16 Running Shoes
For everyday use John loves wearing his Adidas running shoes. The Asics Gel-Kayano 16 Running Shoes is a top structured cushioning shoe that is available in the market. The shoes are ideal for long training runs as it provides ideal support and comfort to the user.