With a history dating back to the 18th century, Camper & Nicholsons are regarded as the real pioneers of leisure yachting. So much so that in fact, the story has it, that the shipmaker's heritage was commented as "The history of Camper and Nicholsons is the history of yachting" at the London Boat Show. Large words? Maybe. But it's definitely hard to dispute Camper & Nicholsons status as one of the all-time greats in their field. Despite the sheer length of the company history, Camper & Nicholson remains a tightly controlled family business, overseeing every single process in the art of yachtmaking.
Who owns a Camper & Nicholsons?
Investing in a yacht from Camper & Nicholsons is a near-guarantee that the owner acquires quite a membership of distinction. Why? Well, apart from the high praise the company continues to receive by yacht enthusiasts worldwide, Camper & Nicholsons is widely regarded as the top choice of many, many royal families around the world, such as the 1936 Bloodhound commissioned by none else than the Queen.
Exclusivity & Rarity
Like any decent yachtmaker, Camper & Nicholsons make their ships to suit each and every need of the customer, guaranteeing that no boat will be alike. Over two centuries of yacht making, from the racing classics and majestic steam and motor yachts of the 19th and early 20th century, to the award winning super yachts of the 1990’s, the name Camper & Nicholsons is synonymous with the very best in yachting.