All-Aluminum Anemeli Appears at Van der Valk

Nearly a year and a half after construction started, Anemeli is approaching completion. The 89-foot (27-meter) megayacht launched this week at Van der Valk Shipyard. The yacht is part of Van der Valk’s Continental Two series, which feature flying bridges. However, Anemeli does have some differences. She has a fast-displacement hull design, for example. (Other Continue reading


Building Bigger, Van der Valk Expands Yard

Approaching its 50th anniversary, the family-run Van der Valk Continental Yachts is bigger than ever. Literally. It’s completing a larger construction shed dedicated to motoryachts upwards of 131 feet (40 meters). Furthermore, come completion in springtime, the new hall will handle megayachts rising three decks high. The Dutch builder hasn’t been able to offer tridecks Continue reading


Van der Valk Raised Pilothouse Set for Spring

In late spring 2017, an unusual 85-footer will start cruising with her owners and guests. She’s a semi-custom Van der Valk Raised Pilothouse. The owner seems to have really taken the “custom” part to heart, too. The yacht features styling and interior design by Guido de Groot Design. The studio is responsible for a number Continue reading