Royal Huisman employs a team of over 350 highly motivated and competent people, from skilled craftsmen to expert concept designers, with extraordinarily diverse experience and capabilities, working at facilities for custom builds in Vollenhove.

For some years now, the shipyard facilities have been extended to the Amsterdam region. This second location serves as an addition to the existing shipyard, with a focus on Huisfit projects.


HEADQUARTERS, TOTAL AREA 30,000 sqm /322.900 sqft

Be prepared for an interesting walk – it’s quite a shipyard. There are five main shipbuilding halls, together with numerous individual facilities for  carbon composite construction, interior, painting and systems engineering, mast construction, hatches, deck equipment, hydraulics and much more. All purpose-built and superbly equipped to give some of the most talented people in the industry free rein to create some of the finest superyachts on the oceans.

The area around Royal Huisman in Vollenhove is among the most picturesque in Holland with a wealth of scenic and cultural attractions: Urk, Schokland, Giethoorn (including 2-star Michelin restaurant & lodge De Lindenhof), Blokzijl and much more [link].


TOTAL AREA 12,000 sqm / 129.200 sqft

  • Facility for Huisfit projects located in the heart of the Dutch maritime services cluster: dense network of partners and suppliers
  • Non-tidal location with convenient access to North Sea
  • Three heated main halls for length up to 68m / 223ft
  • Berthing at deep water quay for in-water-work
  • Located just 20 minutes from Amsterdam city centre and Schiphol airport
  • Crew accommodation with offices, houses and apartments at the shipyard
  • Access to highly regarded services, expertise and innovation of Rondal (Royal Huisman’s sister company): rigs, deck equipment, composites and much more

Learn more about the solutions, skills, references and facilities in Amsterdam at [link opens new tab]


The Baltic, Norwegian Seas, and Scotland offer diverse deep-water ports and cruising grounds, rich in history, natural beauty, warm temperatures, steady winds, and long daylight hours. Amsterdam is ideal for a summer cruise stopover, especially with Huisfit support. The facilities provide an integrated refit-and-cruise plan for this maritime magnificence. More information, examples as well as introductory cruising options can be found at [link opens a new tab].


Taking delivery of a custom superyacht and sailing to your dream destinations is immensely fulfilling. The building process can be equally enjoyable with the right shipyard and purpose-built superyacht construction and refit facilities. Both locations, near Schiphol Airport, offer picturesque surroundings. The Netherlands’ rich and diverse cultural attractions, along with an industry-leading superyacht shipyard, make for a perfect combination.

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima represent a blend of royal tradition and modernity. They succeeded Queen Beatrix in 2013, who granted the “Royal” title to Huisman shipyard in 1984, recognizing 100 years of excellence—a tradition that continues today. Royal Huisman & The Netherlands: the perfect comibination [link].