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Refitting a Superyacht Lift with Aesthetics in Mind

A lift on a superyacht serves both functional and aesthetic purposes. Functionally, it provides a convenient and safe means of transportation between different levels of the yacht. However, to truly elevate the onboard experience, the lift must seamlessly integrate with the yacht’s overall design, reflecting its style and atmosphere.


Superyachts are often characterised by unique design themes and aesthetics, whether it’s a modern, minimalist look or a classic, opulent style. When refitting a superyacht with a bespoke lift, it’s crucial to ensure that the lift’s design harmonises with the existing theme. This involves selecting materials, colours, and finishes that complement the yacht’s interior and exterior.

For instance, if your superyacht boasts a sleek and contemporary design, a lift with clean lines, glass elements, and brushed metal finishes can enhance the cohesion of the overall aesthetic. Conversely, a classic yacht may benefit from a lift featuring rich wood panelling, ornate detailing, and plush upholstery to maintain its timeless elegance.

A Seamless Transition 

A bespoke lift should feel like a natural extension of the yacht’s interior. This means paying attention to details such as flooring, lighting, and cabinetry to create a seamless transition from the lift to the surrounding space. The use of consistent materials and colour palettes ensures that the lift becomes an integral part of the yacht’s design, rather than an afterthought.

Explore ‘My Dreamboat,’ a stunning 90-meter yacht meticulously crafted by renowned superyacht builder Oceanco in 2019. Our team of experts meticulously designed, supplied, and installed two hydraulic passenger lifts and one dumbwaiter, seamlessly integrating these features to complement the vessel’s aesthetic.

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Enhancing Guest Experience

Superyacht owners often entertain guests and charter their vessels. A bespoke lift that aligns with the yacht’s overall aesthetic enhances the guest experience, leaving a lasting impression of luxury and attention to detail. Whether it’s a glass-walled lift with breathtaking sea views or a lavishly appointed cabin that complements the yacht’s opulence, a cohesive aesthetic elevates the overall onboard ambience.

In the world of superyachts, every detail counts, and the bespoke lift is no exception. While functionality is paramount, it is equally essential to maintain a cohesive aesthetic when refitting your superyacht with a custom lift. A well-designed lift that seamlessly integrates with the yacht’s overall theme enhances not only the vessel’s beauty but also the onboard experience for owners, guests, and crew.

When embarking on the journey of refitting your superyacht with a bespoke lift, collaborate with experienced designers and craftsmen who understand the importance of marrying form and function. By doing so, you can ensure that your superyacht remains a true masterpiece of design and engineering, where every element reflects the pinnacle of luxury and sophistication.

Cruise into luxury with Holland Marine Lift. Contact us today to embark on your superyacht lift endeavour.