Project Description

The Yacht

Previously S/Y Thetis, this yacht was a sister ship to S/Y Principessa Vai Via, and second of the 40m series. Originally started on speculation, more than one Perini owner started their interest in this 40m, diverging to the larger 46 or 48m’s – to such extent that some industry peers nicknamed her the prop! S/Y Ellen was built for the previous owner of a 30m yacht, who would subsequently commission a second Perini Navi – the 56m Selene. The yacht’s interiors are in warm cherry with exquisite carvings, designed by Perini Navi.

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2001 International Superyacht Society Design Award finalist for Best Sailing Yachts over 36m

Length Overall 40 m / 131 ft
LWL full load 131 ft / 40 m
Beam (max) 26.2 ft / 8 m
Construction Steel
Draught (keel up) 11.5 ft / 3.52 m
Draught (keel down) 21.2 ft / 6.46 m
Engines 2 x 469 Hp
Superstructure construction Aluminium
Displacement full load 290 t
Speed at maximum power 12.9 kt
Speed at maximum continuous rating 12.9 kt
Range 3,300 nm @ 10 kt
Fuel capacity 25,000 lt
Main mast height above DWL 121.4 ft / 37 m
Mizzen mast height above DWL 90.2 ft / 27.5 m
Total sail area 8,740 sq ft / 812 mq
Cockpit area 463 sq ft / 43 mq
Total crew area 538 sq ft / 50 mq
Total owner and guest cabin area 775 sq ft / 72 mq
Saloon and wheelhouse area 775 sq ft / 72 mq
Class and LY2 compilance M.C.A. + A.B.S. A1 Yachting Service +AMS
Interior Design Perini Navi
Naval Architecture Perini Navi
Builder Perini Navi - Viareggio, Italy


Ellen hails from the renowned Perini Navi shipyard and has a long-standing and flawless reputation on the charter market, previously as Lady Lauren. Launched in 2001, she underwent an extensive refit at our Viareggio shipyard between 2013 and 2014 and has been restored to beyond her original glory.

Guests: 8
Guests Staterooms: 4
Crew: 6

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