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West Bay SonShip Boats for Sale

Who we are

Founded in 1967 by Ben and Leidy Vermeulen, West Bay SonShip is a full service shipyard. We sell select brokerage yachts and we excel in the design and construction of new luxury semi-custom fiberglass motor yachts in the 54ft – 158ft size range.

Our mission

Through quality, commitment and service, we proudly bring to life the yachting dreams of our customers.

Our philosophy

At West Bay SonShip we believe in:

  • Continually fine-tuning and improving on proven designs;
  • Listening to, and working closely with customers to design and build yachts that truly represent their individuality and discrimination;
  • Employing the highest quality materials and the finest workmanship;
  • Blending old-world craftsmanship with modern joinery techniques;
  • Equipping our yachts with current, modern technology in navigation, communication and entertainment electronics, appliances, lighting, mechanical and electrical marine systems;
  • Providing the highest level of service to our customers before, during and after construction.


Semi-retired, Ben & Leidy Vermeulen remain active in the company as founders with Ben Vermeulen serving as chairman of the board of directors. Wes Vermeulen, Ben and Leidy’s eldest son, is president with the additional responsibilities of over seeing Select brokerage and New Yacht sales. Bas Vermeulen, Ben and Leidy’s younger son, is vice president in charge of production and product development. Lynda Vermeulen, Wes’ wife, specializes in interior design. Danny Kilberg, the Vermeulen’s son-in-law, is V.P. Customer Service.

Current product line

West Bay’s SonShip line of luxury motor yachts includes the SonShip 54 pilothouse, SonShip 63 pilothouse, SonShip 72 pilothouse, SonShip 72 skylounge, SonShip 81 pilothouse, SonShip 81 skylounge, SonShip 110 pilothouse, SonShip 110 Tri-deck, SonShip 128 Tri-deck; and SonShip 158 Tri-deck. View Our Yachts.