Sailing catamaran

40 Open

The perfect balance between performance and lifestyle
Length overall11,98 m / 39’4’’
Beam overall6,91 m / 22’8’’
Draft1,35 m / 4’5’’

A catamaran for sailing and living fully

The 40 Open has been designed for lovers of sailing and good life. This luxury catamaran combines sailing sensations and absolute comfort on board, so that you never have to choose between the two. Whether you are an experienced skipper or a beginner cruiser, the 40 Open will take you and your family on a journey of discovery at sea. Beautiful moments of sharing on the horizon.

A neat design bathed in light
Like the 44 Open,this catamaran has an open living space with the deck, the cockpit and the saloon all being on the same level. A cozy and beautiful atmosphere full of conviviality. This is where the concept of the "Open" lies. Beautiful volumes, natural light and comfort are the main characteristics of this outstanding catamaran which can accommodate up to 8 people. The 40 Open is the perfect illustration of the French expertise in catamarans.

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The details that make the difference

  • Natural light in every room
  • An elegant interior decor
A spacious and bright kitchen
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Fantastic views: from the bed into the suite.
Ideal for an accomplice moment
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Beautifully stylish and elegant
40 open_aft guest head
Guest cabins : the finest materials complete the feeling of wellbeing

The double helmstation, NAUTITECH's DNA

Double steering station, the choice of performance :

  • - ideal position to keep an eye on the sea and sails
  • - more sensations at the helm 
  • - best position to dock along a quay or pontoon
Nice sails
The double helmstation, NAUTITECH's DNA
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An optimized deck plan
Trampoline: also a dedicated area to enjoy the sea
Strong design

A word from the architect

Marc Lombard

"In a nutshell: the Open 40 is the catamaran of choice for a round-the-world trip thanks to its great maneuverability and size. It is a boat designed for all those who love to sail while enjoying life on board, a balance made possible by the aft helm station".


Marc Lombard, 

Architect of the 40 Open

Welcome on board

Discover the Nautitech 40 Open with some data

Length overall11,98 m / 39’4’’
Beam overall6,91 m / 22’8’’
Draft1,35 m / 4’5’’
Length waterline11,94 m / 39’2’’
Unloaded weight (approx.)8,5 t / 18 743 lbs
Engine, DriveDiesel, Saildrive
Engine power2 x 30 hp
Fuel tank2 x 200 L / 2 x 57 gal
Water tank2 x 300 L / 2 x 57 gal
Cabins - Heads, standard3 or 4 - 2
Berths, standard version6 or 8
Full batten mainsail, standard63 sqm / 678 sq ft
Self-tacking jib, standard28 sqm / 301 sq ft
Height of mast above water line (approx.)20,05 m / 65’9’’
Architects & Exterior DesignMarc Lombard Yacht Design Group
Interior DesignNautitech Catamarans
40 Open V3-2
40 Open - 4C

3 cabin version

You can choose the three-cabin version with its huge owner’s cabin on the port side. It comes with a separate shower, a big bathroom and loads of storage space. 

4 cabin version

Or the four-cabin version, with two shared bathrooms

Premium partner for high quality

Happiness only comes with satisfaction, and satisfaction is only possible if the quality is right. That is why we only work with reputable partners. All of them market leaders in their fields. That way we leave nothing to chance when it comes to equipment and accessories for our catamarans, sailing yachts and motor yachts. You’ll find a selection of our many partners here.

Volvo Penta
Marc Lombard Design

Share unforgettable moments

Discover the stories of Gérald & Marie Claude aboard Harmony Two, of Pascal & Madelon aboard Zebulon and Silvina & Jacques aboard El Gaucho. They share their most memorable experiences with us! 

El Gaucho
El gaucho's lovely stories
Nautitech 40 Open
World tour
The voice of reason
Nautitech 40 Open
Harmony Two
Adventures of mamie bateau and captain GG
Nautitech 40 Open