Boats and Yachts

This yacht has zero-speed stabilizers, which prevent her from rolling with the waves while you’re trying to enjoy dinner on the aft deck at anchor. Inside Information: There are three jet tenders...
The owners of this yacht are wine lovers, so there is a chilled display case that holds hundreds of bottles in between the main dining and living room areas.
This yacht is the first to have a 24-hour push-button room service feature designed by entertainment systems guru Crestron. Inside Information: This yacht was originally built in 2000 with a...
When Laurel launched in 2006 in the state of Washington, it was the largest to be built on American soil since the 1930s. In its first year, Laurel cruised to western Mexico, western Europe, the U.S...
This composite yacht was the first from Cyrus Yachts, a brand formed under the management of Dutch company Vitters Shipyard to launch a new line of 33- to 38-meter, semicustom motor yachts from a...
This yacht was built with charter in mind, including a spectacular master suite with its own private terrace for the principal charter guest. Inside Information: The on-deck hot tub is designed to...
One of the few luxury sailing catamarans available for charter today, this yacht is less than an inch short of being 100 feet long. Inside Information: Two of the guest cabins have twin beds that...
The Alshaya family of Kuwait—one of the biggest retail franchisers in the Middle East—commissioned this yacht from Burger. It became the first of several large motor yacht projects that transformed...
Cambria II , launched in May 2006, was styled to look like it just cruised in from the 1940s. The owner—who is Palm Beach Marine director John David—previously rebuilt a 1928 yacht and has a soft...
This yacht has a light, contemporary, and almost Zen-like interior decor. Inside Information: Movable decorative panels can enclose the dining room for a truly private eating experience.
The crew-to-guest ratio on this yacht is intentionally 2:1 to ensure the highest-possible quality of service. Inside Information: This is one of the few charter yachts in the world with a doctor’s...
Eos is one of the most elusive yachts in the world, subject to a publicity blackout since the day it launched from the Lürssen yard in July 2006. It’s reported that Eos the largest sailing yacht in...
This upscale day sailer is fitted out with so many hydraulic features that it can be handled easily solo or by a couple. Inside Information: Ease of use was a main factor in this yacht’s design, as...
If you’re a high roller, then you’ll love the way this yacht’s formal dining table converts to a roulette table. The renowned firm Candy & Candy of London did the interior design.
Pink Gin , as of her launch in July 2006, was the largest custom design ever built by Baltic Yachts. It features leather panels throughout the interior to complement the two-toned wood decor. Inside...
This is a sexy, aluminum, semicustom speedster with a top speed of 35 knots. The spectacular glass sunroof allows light, but not heat, into the yacht’s main deck. Inside Information: The master suite...
Richmond Yachts launched the second Status Quo, a new tri-deck yacht that logs in at 150 feet, with a 28-foot beam and seven-foot, four-inch draft (max). Made in its British Columbia yard, this is a...
Italian yacht builder Sanlorenzo has launched two 89-foot navettas, Lady Jane and Genie 2, the SD92 line’s 10th and 11th hulls. Splashing within a week of each other in April, both yachts are built...
Style meets performance. See more about the Riva 86 Domino
In what seems to aficionados of speed like an act of divine providence, one of the world’s swiftest super cars—the 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG—has inspired one of the world’s swiftest boats. At this...
In an exceptional synergy of Italian style and design, yacht maker Benetti and Fendi Casa—the home-furnishing brand of Rome-based fashion house Fendi—have collaborated to produce Lady Lara , the 194-...
Louisiana-based Trinity Yachts has unveiled the 142-foot Big Zip, the 164-foot Imagine, and the 190-foot Mi Sueño. Big Zip and Imagine emerged out of the builder’s New Orleans yard, and Mi Sueño came...
New Zealand’s Alloy Yachts recently set sail the 192-foot Ed Dubois-designed sailing yacht Kokomo. It is not only the largest yacht for builder Alloy Yachts, naval architect Dubois, and manager MCM,...
Scheduled to launch in May, the 170-foot motor yacht Belena comes from the drawing board of Italy-based design firm Giorgio Vafiadis & Associates. Vafiadis created the steel-and-aluminum yacht...
It’s being touted as “the ultimate SUV at sea.” Plans for the 120 MY/X, a 407-foot exploration yacht from German builder Blohm + Voss, have been designed, and the vessel will achieve a 5,000-nautical...
Italian shipyard Sanlorenzo launched its first steel displacement motor yacht in February. Hailing it the new flagship of the fleet, Sanlorenzo’s 144-foot tri-deck 44 Steel yacht sports a steel hull...
With two 170-foot versions of Palmer Johnson’s Sportyacht series ready to debut for the summer 2010 season, news comes of a 210-foot addition to the fleet. Two semi-displacement aluminum hulls will...
Azimut’s Leonardo 100 is an entirely new style of yacht. Italy’s largest yacht builder has incorporated the best of the flybridge and sport yacht exteriors and infused a pied-à-terre philosophy into...
For many years, Christensen has made its name on custom-series motoryachts that share the same hull and propulsion systems. But the Washington-based shipyard has really excelled at incorporating the...
Expedition yachts, by definition, have always been about utility rather than style. They are designed to travel in rough seas, cross long distances, and shelter their owners for weeks at a time. In...

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