Latest news

Superyacht project ZanZiba now 70% completed


Archipelago Yachts in Bodrum, Turkey, tell us that their 40‐metre, modern classic schooner which is currently in build, is now about 70% complete, and will launch in the third quarter of 2012. This distinctive and unusual project is characterised by a light and exceptionally spacious interior that is unusual in traditional‐style wooden craft.

Naval architecture is by Alparslan Tekogul, supported by Paul Spooner of Fairlie Restorations. Exterior and interior styling is by David Wright Design.

The modern systems referred to include everything from air conditioning, CCTV, WiFi and a full Lantic entertainment system to NavTec rod rigging, Stratis™ sails by Doyle, hydraulic winches by Lewmar and Harken and comprehensive navigation, electrical and hotel systems.

The accommodation is spread over two decks, with a spacious deckhouse containing the saloon and covered dining area offering spectacular views, and a lower deck with the guest cabins, crew quarters and service areas.

The interior design can be described as colonial in style with teak, burr oak and zebrano veneers accented by bronze and nickel fittings to create a rich effect dominated by natural tones reminiscent of an earlier and more leisured era. Use of woven rattan and leather add to the overall impression of natural luxury and tactile, three‐dimensional textures.

Archipelago Yachts
Hutch Wright
+44 (0)203 0057 610
[email protected]

David Wright Design
+ 44 (0) 20 3371 7443
[email protected]

The SuperYacht Times iQ Report

SuperYacht Times - The State of Yachting 2020

Being the intelligence partner for the top shipyards and yacht brokers in the world, we have learned to analyse and track the market in great detail. Each year our leading market report is used by investors, CEOs, owners and other key decision makers to inform themselves on the state of the market and future developments. Find all the information you need on the market, fleet, construction book, ownership nationalities and much more in our report.

#weknow - do you want to know? Buy the report now for only €299!


Follow us

Etemoglu Boatyard yachts for sale (2)

All Etemoglu Boatyard yachts (2)

Featured companies


Related companies