Megayacht

Crazy Me is the latest launch from Heesen Yachts , a builder that has made a name for itself by offering a variety of semicustom yachts. From the waterline up to the yacht’s sundeck, and in all of...
The Italian shipyard Fipa Group, producer of AB Yachts , specializes in open-style, water-jet-powered yachts, and the AB 140 is the most recent example of the brand’s flagship. The AB 140 is capable...
The 203-foot Sea Owl , built by Feadship ’s Royal Van Lent shipyard and designed by Andrew Winch, features a head-turning green hull. But the yacht’s detailed interior is jaw dropping. The lucky few...
The Roman design firm Zuccon International Project, which the architects Gianni Zuccon and Paola Galeazzi founded in 1972, has designed countless yachts, including for shipyards in the Ferretti Group...
Lürssen has long been a global leader in megayacht construction, but in the last year, the German builder has delivered some of its largest and most stunning vessels to date. Following the delivery...
Seafaring adventurers can charter one of a number of superyachts this summer to travel to far-flung locations including the Galápagos Islands, Panama, Baltic Sea, and Indian Ocean, among others...
When CRN launched the 262-foot Chopi Chopi earlier this year, 3,000 people watched, including residents of Ancona, Italy; international media; CRN staff; local government officials; and even the...
The 205-foot Maidelle is the newest delivery from the Netherlands’ Icon Yachts and marks the third vessel based on the yard’s 63-meter platform. While Icon Yachts offers a standardized engineering...
With a striking design from Espen Øino International, the 125-foot Danish Yachts AeroCruiser 38...
Unlike its more classically shaped siblings, the Custom Line 100 the first of which the Ferretti...
Delivered last August to longtime Benetti yacht owners, the 213-foot Seanna is a floating showcase...
The sleek and speedy Aifos is a stunning new showpiece for the Italian yard CBI Navi, which the...
Already with an eye toward an even larger custom Moonen yacht, the happy owner of Sofia recently celebrated the launch of his 138-foot (42-meter) fully custom motor yacht. Extended by four feet in...
Delivered last August to longtime Benetti yacht owners, the 213-foot Seanna (+39.0584.3821, www.benettiyachts.it ; available for charter through Burgess, 212.223.0410, www.burgessyachts.com ) is a...
Galileo G (+39.0187.28371, www.perininavi.it ) is the second launch from the Vitruvius line of explorer yachts, which is a collaborative effort between naval architect Philippe Briand and Italian...
Launched in mid-April, the latest to splash from Feadship is the 258-foot (78.5-meter) custom motor yacht Hampshire II . The experienced owner of Hampshire II made sure there was plenty of room for...
The Azimut-Benetti Group introduced its Azimut Grande series—a collection of highly customizable planing vessels measuring 100 feet and longer—in January 2011. At the time, the line consisted of the...
This winter, bring up to 12 guests and cruise through the Caribbean on Benetti’s new 200-foot custom megayacht available for charter through Ocean Independence . The new vessel, Diamonds Are Forever...
Instead of a five-star hotel on water, Lady Britt’s owners wanted the yacht to feel like a home...
Despite stormy conditions and dire forecasts in the yachting industry, the world’s top shipyards launched a flotilla of magnificent megayachts in 2011. Several of these dramatically appointed vessels...
With its multiple bars and lounging areas—and a crew of at least 16 to staff them—the Nobiskrug-built Sycara V (+49.4331.207.350, www.nobiskrug.com ; available for charter through Edmiston &...
Launched last July, Vitters Shipyard’s 180-foot sailing yacht Marie (+31.38.386.7145, www.vitters.com ; available for charter through Fraser Yachts, 954.463.0600, www.fraseryachts.com ) is a...
In february the hospitality brand Molori Private Retreats launched its first pied-à- mer . The 145-foot, Benetti-built Told u So (+39.0584.3821, www.benettiyachts.it ; available for charter through...
At 2,998 gross tons, Derecktor Shipyards’ Cakewalk (914.698.5020, www.derecktor.com ) is the largest yacht by volume ever built in the United States. The Bridgeport, Conn., yard required four years...
Exuma marks the beginning of an era for the Perini Navi Group. The first motor yacht ever built by the 28-year-old Italian yard, the 164-foot boat offers the best of two worlds, combining the...
Lürssen’s 197-foot Solemates (+49.421.6604.166, www.lurssen.com ; available for charter through Luxury Yacht Group, 954.525.9959, www.luxyachts.com ) features a shapely exterior by Monaco-based...
Hailing from the McMullen & Wing shipyard in New Zealand, Big Fish (+64.9.573.1405, www.mcmullenandwing.com ; available for charter through 37 South, +64.9.302.0178, www.37south.co.nz ) was built...

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