Vitters’ 49.7-metre yacht Meraki has been delivered to her owner after arriving safely in Palma from the Vitters Shipyard in Zwartsluis. The modern take on the classic ketch design is the work of naval and exterior designers Hoek.
Inside, interior designers Rhoades Young Design saw to the yacht’s contemporary and classic style, which can be seen in the three staterooms accommodating up to six guests.Photo: Vitters ShipyardMeraki is a two-masted 350 GT yacht designed with a large centre board, a mizzen staysail and gennaker. Her two masts and two furling booms were supplied by Southern Spars, whereas her multistrand ECsix rigging package came from Future Fibres. As well as a specially-optimised hull form, she sports a vast number of additional staysails, asymmetric spinnakers and a code-0, all manufactured by Doyle. Photo: Vitters ShipyardBuilt for an experienced sailor looking both to race and to explore remote areas along with a crew of eight, Meraki has a large centre cockpit with the owner’s private suite connected to another cockpit and aft deckhouse.Photo: Guy Fleury