Discover the largest Dutch-built yachts

The Netherlands is best described as a culture-rich, cheesy, and diverse yet small nation, known for amongst others its clogs, tulips, cheese, windmills, pancakes, and bikes. Moreover, the Netherlands is an influential player in the yachting industry, both for construction- and design. In this article, we will provide you a list of the five largest and most luxurious Dutch-built yachts. 

1. YAS

Koninklijke Schelde 141 meter motor yacht YAS is the biggest motor yacht in the Dutch-built yacht industry. This capacious motor yacht, built in 1981 can provide accommodation for up to 60 guests across 30 luxurious cabins. Originally, she served with the Dutch Royal Navy on many international missions, giving this superyacht a worthwhile reputation. In 1998, she switched ownership for the first time and became part of the United Arab Emirates military service under the name EL EMARAT until 2006. She is now owned by Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahayan, who is the fourth son of the founder of the United Arab Emirates. Furthermore, YAS radiates luxury and style, and her abundant equipment and amenities on board facilitate extensive travels in optimal comfort and style. 


Oceanco 127 meter motor yacht KORU is one of the most modern sailing yachts, with her delivery in 2023. Her name stems from its symbolism for new life, growth, and strength in Mãori Culture, which also inspired her unique layout. She is currently owned by well-known American investor and entrepreneur Jeff Bezos. Her welcoming interior, after a design by Mlinaric Henry and Zervudachi Interior Design, can accommodate up to 18 guests across 9 luxurious staterooms. 18 Additional staterooms can be leveraged for crew member accommodation to simplify yacht handling, or to welcome family and friends on board for unforgettable adventures. All in all, KORU is known for her brand-new equipment, smart layout, and luxury throughout. 


Amels 120 meter motor yacht SIGNATURE is a superyacht scheduled for delivery in 2025. This Amels Custom 120 will be built after an exterior design by Espen Oeino International and naval architecture by Amels. She will be delivered in unimaginable condition, with brand-new equipment and luxurious amenities, making her the perfect superyacht for extensive travels in optimal comfort, luxury, and style. 

4. PROJECT 1010

Feadship 118-meter motor yacht PROJECT 1010 is a brand new superyacht, delivered in 2022, with abundant amenities on board to optimally enjoy the luxury yacht experience. She was built after an exterior design by Espen Oeino International, and features up-to-date equipment for both relaxed cruising and serious sailing, making her a seaworthy and reliable superyacht. 


Oceanco 117 meter motor yacht INFINITY, built after an exterior design by Espen Oeino International and naval architecture by Lateral Naval Architects, is a capacious yacht with a smart layout radiating luxury and style. Her interior after a design by Sinot Yacht Architecture & Design can accommodate up to 24 guests across 12 spacious staterooms, each with convenient and luxurious facilities. Moreover, this Oceanco superyacht with a reputation for seaworthiness, luxury, optimal safety, and reliability is rightfully one of the largest and most modern Dutch-built yachts. 


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