Top 5 “European Yacht of the Year” winners

Top 5 “European Yacht of the Year” winners

If you are curios which are the best production yachts at the moment, here you can read all about the European of the year winners.  Since 15 years 12 judges are testing and choosing between the best, innovative, well built, interesting and best value for money yachts on the market to keep us all updated.

The five 2018 European Yacht of the Year winners were announced on 20 January, on the first evening of the Düsseldorf Boat show.


Nominees are: Beneteau Oceanis 51, Hanse 548, Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440

Winner: Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440 has made the race. With its very impressive cockpit design, interior layout and hull shape this yacht showed it was rightfully chosen.

A combination of comfort and style, clean lines and easy handling makes Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440 perfect for sailing

Book this perfect Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440 for your next holiday!


Nominees are: Amel 50, Hallberg-Rassy 44, Ice 60

Winner: Amel 50

Amel 50 won in category Luxury cruiser. This new model is very popular because of manageable size of the boat for a couple to handle and its comfort and style.

Yacht of the year in category luxury cruising Amel 50 is perfect for all sailors seeking for a luxury weekend cruise but also for all those long distance sailing lovers.


Nominees are: ClubSwan 50, Grand Soleil Performance 34, JPK 45

Winner: ClubSwan 50

High performance racing yacht ClubSwan 50 has modern design and solution to offer. Club Swan 50 Nautor is a small revolution entering a new area in performance,luxurious race craft and sailing pleasure.

Book Swan for your next sailing holiday in Greece.


Nominees are: Beneteau Figaro 3, Flaar M37, TF10 Trimaran

Winner: Beneteau Figaro 3

Modern offshore race boat Beneteau Figaro 3 has won in category special yacht. Beneteau’s modern hull shape design, deck layout and  stiff build technique make this yacht special for every race.


Nominees are: Fountaine Pajot Saona 47, Leopard 45, Neel 51

Winner: Neel 51

This beautiful cruising trimaran Neel 51 is very spacious, comfortable and beautiful multihull.  Wonderfull large inside and outside saloon area, modern hull shape and high performance makes this trimaran an eye catcher worldwide.