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Best Long Read Yacht Reports

4 November 2020By Miranda Blazeby

As the UK prepares to enter a second national lockdown, BOAT International has compiled the best yacht reports from our long reads archive to fill those long lockdown hours whether you're self-isolating at home or on board a superyacht...

Attessa IV: Inside the 100 Metre Dennis Washington Superyacht

BOAT investigates industrialist Dennis Washington’s passion of redoing yachts instead of building new ones, focusing on the ambitious rebuild of Attessa IV.

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Aviva: Inside the 98.4 Metres Abeking & Rasmussen Flagship Yacht

The 98.4 metre Aviva is the third yacht of her name delivered to owner Joe Lewis, British businessman and major shareholder in Tottenham Hotspur Football Club. BOAT steps on board his grandest project yet.

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On Board Khalilah, the First All-Carbon 49m Metre Superyacht

Combining an abstract sculptural quality with a golden pearlescent finish, Khalilah made quite a stir when it was launched in 2015. BOAT steps on board this star attraction.

Read Khalilah

Top Gear's SsangYacht: Creating a luxury cruiser from the world's ugliest car

Why would anyone want to make a hybrid of the ugly SsangYong Rodius and the beautiful Sunseeker Hawk 27? Eddie Jordan explains.

Read SsangYacht

Sea Owl - The Personal and Enchanting 62 Metre Feadship

The 62 metre Feadship superyacht Sea Owl is a portal into a different world and features an interior inspired by fairy tales and children’s books including Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan.

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Jubilee: Inside Oceanco’s 110 Metre flagship superyacht

Long, lean and metallic blue, the 110 metre Oceanco superyacht Jubilee became a social media star as soon as it was delivered. BOAT finds out why…

Read Jubilee
The owner's stateroom on board Sea Owl

Cloudbreak: The Explorer Yacht Designed to Take on the World

A high tech floating chalet, Cloudbreak features a helideck, ski room, fireplace and the largest toy chest ever built. BOAT steps on board…

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Motor Yacht A: On board the world's most famous yacht with legendary designer Philippe Starck

Superyacht designer Philippe Starck has no phone or car, doesn’t know his alphabet, works all alone and is “absolutely not happy”. He also designed the world’s most famous superyacht, Motor Yacht A.

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Motor Yacht A

Landing Luna: The Story of the 115 Metre Explorer Yacht’s €50m refit

Fresh from a 14 month €50 million refit, the 115 metre explorer yacht Luna is ready to take on the world.

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Legend: The 77m Soviet icebreaker turned explorer yacht

A former Soviet icebreaker, Legend came in from the Cold War to be transformed into a sumptuous 77 metre explorer.

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Just J’s: The Transformed 61 Metre Hakvoort Superyacht

An American superyacht owner had spent a year looking for the right boat — before he discovered that someone else had already started building it. The result was the 61 metre Hakvoort superyacht Just J’s.

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