Large Rear Boarding Platform
Practical, thoughtful and stylish. Framed by attractive and practical stainless steel rails. Makes sure footed, single step access easy. The perfect swim platform.
Riviera, pioneers of luxury SUV motor yachting, are proud to introduce our first under 40-foot SUV model. The exciting Riviera 395 SUV: with flowing one-level living, open cockpit, spirited Volvo Penta Integrated Propulsion System (IPS) performance and pinpoint handling. Sensational.
Discovering the accommodation deck you’ll quickly appreciate how Riviera design sense and flair makes so much possible. The master stateroom boasts a large walk-around queen-size bed, handcrafted storage and adjacent designer en-suite. Your guest stateroom accommodates up to three adults in signature Riviera style.
Riviera 395 SUV
Length Overall (inc. swim platform and bow sprit)
Hull Length (Lh to ISO8666) *
Beam (inc. gunwale)
Maximum Draft (inc. props)
Dry Weight (approx.) **
Fuel Capacity ***
396 US gal
Water Capacity ***
103 US gal
Holding Tank Capacity ***
21 US gal
Standard Engine Volvo Penta D6 IPS 600 (2x)
324 kW ea
440 hp ea
* Length of the hull (Lh) to ISO8666: Includes all structural and integral parts (ie. the moulded length of the hull). It excludes parts that can be removed in a non-destructive manner without affecting the structural integrity of the craft, (eg. pulpits, outdrives, driving platforms, rubbing strakes).
** Dry weight represents the estimated minimum weight of a yacht with standard engines and options, no fuel or water on board, no equipment or provisions and no personnel. The stated dry weight may be exceeded.
*** Denotes net tank capacity. For useable capacity do not rely on more than 90% of tank capacity. Actual capacity will vary according to yacht trim and sea state. Speeds are subject to normal weather conditions, fuel and/or water levels, passengers and equipment loads.
Riviera has a proud heritage of launching over 5,600 yachts in its 40 years of operation.
Today Riviera yachts can be seen cruising the great lakes, rivers, seas and oceans of the world.
Riviera Australia is a family owned business guided by the excellence, values and vision of its owner, Rodney Longhurst.
Garmin, Raymarine, Simrad and FLIR are the world leaders in marine navigation systems and can be specified on your Riviera.
Yamaha, JL Audio and Fusion systems will ensure your total onboard relaxation and entertainment by the finest quality audio.
Miele and VitriFrigo are class-leading international appliances and have been selected by Riviera for their performance and your enjoyment.
State-of-the-art digital kitting is utilised to precisely cut all fibreglass and structural foams for the lamination process to ensure that each component fits perfectly.
The finest quality joinery is created by exacting CNC precision-cut timbers with all cabinets hand built by master craftsmen.
Each mould is thoroughly inspected, cleaned and waxed before the initial application of isopthalic gelcoat is sprayed to provide a high gloss and superior water and fade resistant finish.
The newly-designed hull contains the requisite high volume for living below decks and enough flare in the bows to be seaworthy while giving the owner sufficient elbow room in his suite. Other key design points that differentiate a Riviera from, say, European competitors, are the wise use of bulkheads and overhangs to protect you from…
- Kevin Green, Boating New Zealand
“It’s a boat for its time, which will stand the test of time. And therein lies possibly the biggest attraction of this ‘little’ Riv – the 395 SUV has the quality, resale confidence and ownership benefits that the brand bestows…”
- Mark Rothfield, Club Marine
RIVIERA 395 SUV REVIEW
The new baby of the Riviera range has a large, open plan saloon living space, permanent accommodation for five people, and all the features and accoutrements you need to entertain family and friends. It's no slouch underway either. Dual Volvo Penta 370hp D6 IPS 500 pod drives propel this elegant new vessel to a top…
- Jeff Webster, Boatsales.com.au
Blue water credentials is a critical element in the whole Riviera ethos, and the 395 SUV is every bit the true Riviera. To Riviera the SUV stands for a crossover between a Sport Yacht and a flying bridge style motor yacht. The former stands for all the nice, one-level living, helm on the main deck,…
- John Curnow, Editor, Powerboat-World.com
BoatTEST.com Performance review
"The new Riviera 395 - is nimble, easy to operate and manoeuvre and is economical to drive. We recorded a top speed of 30.5 knots at 3,640rpm. Best cruise came in at 3,000rpm at 22 knots and a range of 308 nautical miles."
- Steve Larivee, BoatTEST.com
BoatTEST.com Features review
"The new Riviera 395 SUV was designed for people who want to do coastal cruising, day tripping and entertaining with family and friends. There are some distinct advantages to this express cruiser. She has a modern, timeless look that should stay pleasing to the eye for many years to come. She is also a fun…
- Steve Larivee, BoatTest.com
What differentiates Riviera is the detailing . . . the open-plan, two-cabin Riviera 395 has what it takes.
- Kevin Green, TradeBoats.com.au
Riviera 395 SUV
Our superb Riviera 395 SUV has recently featured in the Spanish publication Skipper. "The most award-winning luxury motor yacht builder in Australia, Riviera, presents its first new model of less than 40 feet from the company in almost a decade, the sporty and adventurous 395 SUV stands out for its contemporary elegance."
Vroom with a view
Thanks to their popularity and feature-filled versatility, sports utility cruisers are the hot hatchbacks of the boat world. KEVIN GREEN finds out if the Riviera 395 SUV has what it takes to pull away from the congestion.
- Kevin Green