Smarter, more elegant and more comfortable than ever.
The innovative new Hanse 508 is the perfect yacht for relaxed blue water sailing, with its progressive design and one of the most thrilling performance levels of its class. With a fascinating interior and an exceptionally diverse range of clever customization options. The Hanse 508 lives up to the highest standards of flexibility, style, and quality of life. Let yourself be amazed by excellent luxury.
BREAKING RULES. SETTING TRENDS. This standard in the way we work can be firmly seen in each and every Hanse yacht. In the innovations and superlatives, which amaze juries at home and around the world time and time again.
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We cordially invite you to your own custom boat show on the yacht of your dreams. Your Hanse dealer looks forward to meeting you. They will arrange for an exclusive presentation on the Hanse model of your choosing and explain all of the details on and below deck. This personal appointment means no time constraints, no crowds, and it complies with all health and safety rules. Schedule your exclusive consultation today and get ready for an exciting presentation!
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Start your personal tour around your favourite Hanse comfortably from home with our new 360 degree panoramas. Take all the time you need and discover every detail in captivating detail. Enjoy navigating below Deck.
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Hanse 508 explained in detail
Impressive in every detail, Hanse yachts are masterpieces made to take your breath away. They are far more than a perfectly harmonised ensemble of design and the most modern technologies. They reflect the experience and know-how of Hanse engineers. Their passion for yachting can be felt in the unmistakable precision and meticulous detailing found in every Hanse.
Hanse 508 Guided Tour (Inspiration Marine)
Phil Dollin of Inspiration Marine Group takes you on a tour of discovery of the Hanse 508 and shows you how the blue water yacht with its stepless cockpit layout provides easy access to the water for each of your guests. But also those who prefer to stay on board will find their favourite place – whether in the open galley, the spacious saloon or in the light-flooded cabins.
Experts are continually fascinated by Hanse yachts, which are frequently tested by internationally renowned, objective sailing magazines. Read the test reports by high-calibre, independent water sports journalists here.
SEA YACHTING Vol. 15 No. 1: Hanse Range Review
Hanse yachts abound in innovation, have sparkling performance, are set-up to sail short-handed and have high standard accommodation.
Yachting Monthly - Feb 2020: Hanse 508 Report (DE)
Hanse´s new 508 brings its contender in this critical size range right up to date. We head out on the water to see if it cuts the mustard.
Sailing October 2018: Hanse 508 review
Hanse 508. Sailing the latest bluewater cruiser from German-based Hanse Yachts can all be accomplished from the helm, thanks to its self-tracking jib, and all lines led aft to the twin winches at the twin helms, including sheets and reffing lines.
Mares Nautical Magazine N°23 - 2019: Hanse 508 Test Review (ES)
With its generously sized cockpit, high freeboard and a second forestay for a jib or staysail alongside the self-tacking genoa, the Hanse 508 immediately makes it clear that it is a true offshore and long-distance sailboat, while maintaining that commitment to comfort that is typical of large-volume boats.
Plefsi Φεβρουάριος - Μάρτιος 2019: Hanse 508 Test Review (GR)
A descendant of the popular Hanse 505, the new Hanse 508 is the latest addition to the German shipyard's range. The Hanse 508 is a yacht designed for long distance cruising on the high seas that promises unparalleled luxury, but also sailing performance that one would expect from a Hanse yacht.
Segler-Zeitung September 2018: Hanse 458 & Hanse 508 Announcement (DE)
Two new yachts for trendsetters. Being a trendsetter means having the courage to try something new and to establish developments in the long term. The new 8 Series from Hanse has courage. The courage to draw a modern purist interior design, to introduce it successfully and thus to set trends in the sailing world once again. HanseYachts now wants to reach the peak of this Hanse trend wave with the new Hanse 458 and the new Hanse 508.
Voile magazine Novembre 2018: Hanse 458 et Hanse 508 (FR)
As expected, the new Hanse models were on show in Cannes, but as expected there was not much new compared to the Hanse 455 and 505 launched in 2015 and 2014 respectively. New interior colours, new equipment on the 458... The good news is that these large Hanse models of the 2018 vintage are still good cruisers.
Yacht 17/2018: Hanse 458 & Hanse 508 Report (DE)
MARKET OFFENSIVE IN A DOUBLE PACK. Two ships for 2019 from Greifswald. The Hanse 508 is a completely new development. The smaller Hanse 458 also adopts the look and concept of the new 8 series and features numerous improvements and optical revisions.
Voile magazine December 2018: Hanse Review (FR)
Hanse. Vintage developments. THE POLITICS OF PETIT pas seems to be well anchored within the German shipyard Hanse which, for the past two years, has been modernising its range with major stylistic changes.
Specifications Hanse 508
A - 12
judel / vrolijk & co
1,270 sq ft
716 sq ft
657 sq ft
554 sq ft
936 sq ft
2,153 sq ft
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Hanse Quantum Sails
Hanse 508 Technical deck plan
Technical deck plan
Hanse 508 Technical hull plan
Technical hull plan
Hanse 508 sail plan
conventional sail plan
Hanse 508 technical sail plan (furling mast)
technical sail plan (furling mast)
Hanse 508 technical sail plan (standard)
technical sail plan (standard)
Hanse 508 Speed Guide
Hanse 508 Stability Curve
Shallow draft keel / furling mast<br> Medium draft keel / furling mast
Hanse 508 Stability Curve
Shallow draft keel / furling mast
Hanse 508 colouring picture for children
Hanse Material and Colour Card
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