Length 24.4m
Year 1981




Sail Yacht

Melinka is a custom sailing yacht launched in 1981 by Nautor's Swan in Pietarsaari, Finland and most recently refitted in 2003.


Melinka measures 24.40 feet in length, with a max draft of 2.70 feet and a beam of 5.80 feet.

Melinka has a GRP hull with a GRP superstructure.

Her exterior design is by Sparkman & Stephens.

In 1929, Sparkman & Stephens was incorporated by Drake Sparkman, an established yacht broker, and the Stephens brothers, Olin and Rod, Jr., both promising young designers In 1931, Dorade (S&S Design No. 7) won the Trans-Atlantic Race, earning the new firm monumental accolades within the yachting community.

Melinka also features naval architecture by Sparkman & Stephens.

Performance and Capabilities

Melinka has a top speed of 10.00 knots and a cruising speed of 8.00 knots. She is powered by a single screw propulsion system.


Melinka accommodates up to 6 guests in 3 cabins. She also houses room for up to 3 crew members.

Other Specifications

Melinka flies the flag of the United Kingdom.