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New Hanse 418 joining the FlexiSail Fleet!

By James Walker | September 14th, 2021

FlexiSail has announced the purchase of a new Hanse 418 from co-exhibitor, Inspiration Marine.

The German-built new Hanse 418 is a fixed keel 41’ luxury cruising yacht, which comfortably sleeps six in three cabins, being suited for families or groups of friends wishing to sail together.

Since its inception in 2004 FlexiSail has remained the foremost provider of membership boat sharing in the UK. FlexiSail’s extensive fleet provides members with exclusive use of boats that are shared by a small number of co-members.

James Walker, MD of FlexiSail comments, “Following FlexiSail’s most successful summer season to date, there was a need to purchase a larger cruising yacht to satisfy the unprecedented demand.”

James continues, “The new Hanse 418 is the ideal yacht to complement FlexiSail’s 17 strong fleet. Our members enjoy sailing quality yachts which deliver unsurpassed levels of sailing and handling, for which the Hanse marque is renowned.  In addition, the inspired interior design incorporating new features such as large hull windows and skylights, which will deliver the ultimate in onboard relaxation to our members.”

Inspiration Marines’ Director, Phil Dollin states, “We are delighted to be chosen by FlexiSail to deliver their next boat to join their fleet. The Hanse is a perfect fit for their boat share membership solutions, as it is beautifully crafted, robust and highly versatile.”

The new Hanse 418 will be available to members in Spring 2022 and will be berthed alongside a number of her fleet in Swanwick Marina on the River Hamble. The location provides easy access to numerous destinations, including the Isle of Wight, to the Jurassic Coast, and further afield.