Royal Huisman - a Tradition of Sailing Yachts
Royal Huisman Yachts is a Dutch superyacht building company based in The Netherlands, which builds luxury yacht - in particular sailing yachts. In fact Royal Husiman has launched some of the most important sailing yachts of our time, including S/Y Twizzle, Ethereal and Athena.
Royal Huisman was first established way back in 1884 when it was bestowed the Royal Warrant in 1984. The yacht building company is a highly respected, family-owned, custom superyacht builder. The yard is proud of its Dutch maritime heritage and its ability to push the boundaries of new technologies, systems and processes.
It is also proud of its understanding of the harsh marine environment in which these yachting innovations must perform. Within the company there is a strong emphasis on personal relationships and ethical behaviour and dedication to perfection.
Royal Huisman is located at the geographical heart of Holland’s concentration of world-leading specialists in maritime industries. This enables the yard to combine the merits of its own exceptional infrastructure and skills base with the latest advances and finest expertise of these specialists.
Royal Huisman builds unique custom yachts, from 30m - 90m / 100 – 300ft, for a very discerning clientele. The fabrication process takes place in a 30,000 m2 purpose-built shipyard where advanced technologies complement the finest traditional Dutch craftsmanship. The yard’s unique “Intelligent Engineering™” approach offers a flexible array of infrastructure, specialist skills and technologies rarely seen in the marine industry.
Some of the magnificent superyacht Royal Huisman are responsible for include HANUMAN, ETHEREAL, METEOR, ARCADIA, GLISS, ANTARES OF GRAND CAYMAN, ATHENA, MARIA CATTIVA, BORKUMRIFF IV, SASSAFRAS, UNFURLED, FOFTEIN II, HYPERION, WILLIAM TAI, Surama, ANAKENA, BILLY BUD II, JULIET, CYCLOS III, ENDEAVOUR, WHIRLWIND XII, BLUE PAPILLON, PUMULA, or KAMAXITHA.
Below is a list of the Royal Huisman superyachts available for luxury yacht charters as well as their latest news:
171' (52.10 m) | 2007
Sailing yacht METEOR is 52 m (170’6) aluminium gaff rigged schooner superyacht as built by Royal Huisman in 2007.
With naval architecture by Dykstra & Partners, John G. ...
47.42m (155' 6") | 1998
Sailing yacht HYPERION is a well-known large and powerful Royal Huisman yacht built in 1998. With naval architecture by German Frers, she measures 47.4m (155.6ft) and boasts ...
39.92m (130' 11") | 2003
Sailing yacht MARIA CATTIVA at 39m (130') in length was built by the Dutch yard Royal Huisman and launched in 2003 to a Bruce King Yacht Design with interior design by Rhoades ...
34.25m (112´) | 1994
34.25m sailing yacht Billy Budd 2 (ex Saudade) is a fast and comfortable high performance vessel, launched by the prestigious Dutch builder Royal Huisman in 1994. The Billy Budd 2 ...
Royal Huisman News
Royal Huisman has recently unveiled a new addition to its portfolio: inspired by marine world, specifically by the shape of whales and dolphins – new motor yacht Dart 65. Dart concept has developed subtly since its first introduction at the Monaco Yacht Show 2013. Continuos research and development of engineering and style ideas have brought to...
25 luxury yacht deliveries are expected from Dutch yacht builders in 2016. In 2015, Dutch shipyards launched 22 superyachts – six more than the year before – and totalling a worth of €1.18 billion. On top of the 22 launches in 2015, members of the HISWA Holland Yachting Group also received 24 new superyacht orders,...
At 43 metres, SEA EAGLE is a striking and head-turning luxury performance sailing yacht, immaculately constructed by Royal Huisman to designs by German Frers and Rhoades Young.
Luxury sailing yacht HYPERION, built by the prestigious Royal Huisman shipyard, to naval architecture by German Frers and interior design by Pieter Beeldsnijder is still available for St Barth Bucket Regatta charter in the Caribbean.
Updates to the 80-metre Andrew Winch-designed DART80 concept have been revealed by Royal Huisman. The vessel represents an attractive proposition as both a private and charter yacht, thanks to remarkably low operational cost.
Measuring 55m in length, the beautiful and well sized 2005-launched super yacht ADELE by Vitters and Hoek will undergo an extensive refit by Royal Huisman's Huisfit this winter. The job list includes the repaint of the hull, superstructure and rig.
Beautifully penned by Hoek Design, luxury sailing yacht ELFJE received the ISS Design Award 2015 for best sailing yacht in the category 40m+ as well as the best interior award. This breath-taking ketch was built in 2014 by Royal Huisman.