Vripack’s Casa: Megayacht Mimicking Brazilian House

A Brazilian house on the water? That was the design brief that Vripack received on behalf of a Latin American client. The result is Casa, measuring 137’5” (41.9 meters). Casa embraces typical Brazilian home architecture along with increasingly popular global design trends that Vripack has identified. Interesting enough, the only really specific directive of the Continue reading

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Feadship Hull 808, 101.5-Meter Megayacht, Exits Shed

Hull 808, the largest Feadship to date at 333 feet (101.5 meters), is getting her first taste of salt water. The massive megayacht, styled by Tim Heywood, exited Royal Van Lent’s build shed earlier today. Feadship has kept Hull 808 under tight wraps publicity-wise over the past few years. It previously released scant information and Continue reading


Adam Voorhees Redesigning Sapphire Knight

A Rolex Cup racer is becoming a fast pleasure yacht, thanks to Adam Voorhees and the Italy-based Seaway yard. She’s Sapphire Knight, a 73-footer undergoing a lengthening, among other things, that will be completed late this year. Voorhees is already familiar with both sailing yachts and fast cruisers, having collaborated on the refit of Sleighride Continue reading


Queen South Offering Spain Charters for 30+ Guests

Most charter megayachts are limited to carrying 12 passengers, regardless of LOA, due to regulations. That may lead you to believe you have to compromise if you want to throw a big party: stay at the dock, book multiple boats, or pare down the guest list. Well, you’re not out of luck, at least in Continue reading