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The Hanse 508 is one of the builder's newest models to debut and is a perfect size for the couple that wants to venture off into the horizon. An excellent choice for blue water sailing, the 508 is a leader in its class with smooth performance, incredible interior accommodations, and an array of small details that create a better experience on board. The Hanse 508 lives up to the brand's reputation for building some of the finest luxury sailing yachts in the world. Nominated for the British Yachting Awards 2019 in the category of Cruising Yacht of the Year, the Hanse 508 is unmatched in its sailing abilities and cruising amenities. As with all Hanse models, the customization options are seemingly endless. The Seattle Yachts new build management team is here to guide you through every layout selection, every color chosen, and every fabric appointed to personalize your yacht.

The Hanse 508 is the vessel where your passion for adventure will thrive. Sail away and forget life's worries while enjoying your boating experience, not hassling with multiple lines and struggling to maneuver. Hanse innovation makes driving the 508 a very positive experience through intelligent design and extraordinary execution. Aggressive enough to show up her speed, but elegant enough to entertain guests in a formal setting, the Hanse 508 does it all.

The exterior lines are modern and send a clear statement about the design trends of Judel/vrolijk and Company. Every inch of the interior is perfectly crafted for a soft feel with the finest fabrics and wood. All equipment chosen for the 508 is best in class, much of which can be personalized by you.

Here are some of the features that make the Hanse 508 unique in its class

  • Top performer in the transformation of wind into energy which increases speed and efficiency.
  • High rig for the absolute best sailing characteristics regardless of condition
  • Designed with a steep stern and a straight stem resulting in a long waterline for increased speed.
  • Trimmed sail with adjustable backstay so the mast and profile of the sail with adapt to the wind.
  • The Hanse Easy Sailing Concept allows for sailing alone as well as the ability to enjoy more free time with your guests.
  • Includes the Hanse One-Rope Reff System for easy handling that is quick and effortless.
  • The self-tacking jib assists with easily maneuvering your 508 by gliding the headsail to the correct side over the deck rails.

The cockpit and deck on the Hanse 58 are clean and open for outdoor entertaining as well as controlling the yacht. The Hanse One-Rope Reef System ensure ease of handling that is both quick and effortless. Two L-shaped lounges face each other along with a pedastal table for dining al fresco. Two large sunpads are also free of ropes or wenches creating a great place on the deck for lounging.

Entering the salon you immediately notice the soft wood and natural light for a relaxing ambiance. The 508 feels like a much larger yacht from the inside thanks to intelligent use of space and hand-crafted furniture that perfectly fits the salon and dining area. The galley is longitudinal in shape and fully equipped to handle meal preparation for a hungry crew on board. It features two refrigerators, a 3-burner gas stove, and a dishwasher so you never feel like you're not at home.

The Hanse 508 offers 18 different layout options which means you have almost unlimited customization available to you. It can be equipped with up to 10 comfortable bunks in multiple cabins along with up to 4 separate showers. The master suite is as luxurious as they come with natural light from the overhead skylights, large, comfortable berth, an abundance of storage, and en suite bathroom.

Below is a great informational video from Sailing Today on the Hanse 508:


Length Overall: 51'
Length at Water Level: 44' 5
Beam: 15' 7
Max Draft: 6.6' - 7.1'
Displacement: 32,408 lbs. - 33,290 lbs.
Fuel Tank Capacity: 74 Gallons
Water Tank Capacity: 166 Gallons

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