With a diamond-shaped vertical bows, bevelled hulls, its as if levitated deckhouse and tall rig, the Lagoon Catamaran 52 is no ordinary catamaran in Australia, but its originality goes a great deal further than just its “outer” appearance or its interior layout.
This new Lagoon catamarans is the result of lengthy discussions between the architects at Von Peteghem-Lauriot Provost (VPLP) and the Italian Nauta Design agency. The discussions resulted in a elegance, comfortable, safe, user friendly, and performance under sail.
The boat is accessed via open aft transoms, facilitating boarding and disembarking
Boat sidedecks with integrated deck hatches
The cockpit is level with the salon and has an outdoor lounge and sun lounging area to starboard
The fly bridge is reached either by a staircase leading from the cockpit or by leading from the deck on the starboard side
On the flybridge, the manoeuvring lines are forward of the steering station while a spacious sun-lounging area is the the aft
The steering station can be adjust to three different positions giving the skipper perfect visibility under sail or when manoeuvring
The saloon encompasses the lounge and dining table to starboard, a large galley to port which gives on directly to the cockpit to for a large ‘L’ together with the chart table in the middle facing out to sea
All cabins have large double beds, storage space in keeping with the offshore sailing programme of the boat, and of course, and en-suite bathroom with separate shower
Light and airy: The cabins have incomparable natural lighting thanks to the fixed hull windows, together with excellent ventilation
Continuous horizontal lines without interruption gives the interior more fluent and harmonious open space