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:
58.06m (190' 5") | 2009
Sailing Yacht ETHEREAL is a 2009 58 meter (190 feet) luxury charter yacht built by Royal Huisman with interior design by Pieter Beeldsnijder and naval architecture by Ron Holland ...
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
Sailing yacht Ngoni has sailed for the first time. View her new photos here.
Stunning 58m ocean going cruiser NGONI emerged from the shed at Royal Huisman. The shipbuilder has released the first photos of this beautiful sailing superyacht.
Spectate at the America's Cup in style aboard 90m/295ft luxury sailing yacht ATHENA, available to charter in Bermuda from May through June. One of the world's largest sailing yachts, there's plenty of room on board for dockside parties and for any luxury shopping you do along the way.
The 30th St Barths Bucket commences on the 16th of March and the renowned names from globally recognised builders and designers are preparing for the regatta. Amongst the racers are a fantastic mix of traditional and contemporary charter yachts, each offering charter guests an amazing experience and facilities that make a holiday far more than just a week away from home.
58m/190ft luxury sailing yacht ETHEREAL is available for charter in the South Pacific and offers guests effortless comfort and style aboard this award-winning, energy efficient yacht. With a great selection of items in her toy chest, gym equipment and a Bedouin tent for shaded outdoor living, superyacht ETHEREAL provides quality facilities both above and below deck.
Explore Panama and Costa Rica in style aboard 47m/156ft sailing yacht HYPERION, a renowned, race-winning Royal Huisman yacht. Built in 1998 and last refitted in 2015 to include the latest in comfort and navigational technology. Sail Yacht HYPERION - Main Pieter Beeldsnijder designed the interior and used rich mahogany panels with inlaid marquetry. Comprised of...
The Dutch superyacht building company Royal Huisman, received a huge amount of attention at the Monaco Yacht Show 2016 in Monaco. Apart from introducing its new stunning Dart 65 concept, the Dutch shipyard announced construction of a new 81-metre shooner for an Asian client. The project was design by the award-winning team at Dykstra Naval Architects...