A long tradition of shipwrights, since 1917

Maintenance and Restoration of vintage boats
from the wooden gozzo to the 100 meter megayacht

Cantiere Valdettaro is the VALDETTARO GROUP company specialized in
the restoration of vintage boats, ordinary and extraordinary maintenance
of sailing and motor boats up to 100 metres.



A long and glorious tradition

Founded in 1917 in Portovenere, the shipyard overlooks the Le Grazie inlet at the western end of the Gulf of Poets.
The shipyard keeps the tradition of shipwrights alive and is one of the few in the world still capable of building wooden masts for sailing yachts.
Over the years the shipyard has been able to renew itself while maintaining a strong link with the past and the territory, specializing in the restoration and refitting of both vintage boats and boats of modern design


Le Grazie: the village of divers, shipwrights and caulkers

Cantiere Valdettaro is located in the Gulf of Poets, between the tourist harbour of Marina del Fezzano and Portovenere, a strategic position for the new recreational routes of the Mediterranean. the village of Le Grazie boasts a great tradition of shipwrights and caulkers, renowned and sought after already in the first half of the 13th century. It is also known as the city of divers, appreciated in the seas all over the world.


Maintenance, refit and restoration

Known worldwide for the high quality of the workmanship and services provided, the shipyard represents a point of reference for the upper Tyrrhenian Sea for maintenance and refits. It is equipped with the most modern structures and the most expert workers needed to guarantee a complete high quality service.