11 Coolest LEGO Ship Sets for Mariners and Adults

Although LEGO sets were initially known to be popular construction toys for kids, most adults have fallen in love with them. You can use them during your spare time, relieving stress, relaxing, and during breaks at work or duty.

LEGO sets have gained immense popularity recently, even among older people, and come in various themes that bring sheer joy when building.

Lift boat, Offshore Supply vessel, and fishing trawler in Legoland
Lift boat, Offshore Supply vessel, and fishing trawler in Legoland

There is a variety of toys that LEGO sets can construct, such as robots, cities, and trains. Ships and boat construction is also a perfect toy that has interesting ideas. They are more fun for maritime fanatics, and here are the 11 coolest LEGO ship sets for mariners and adults.

1. LEGO Ship Set – Maersk Line Triple-E Container Ship

LEGO Creator Set #10241 Maersk Line Triple-E

The construction is for one of the largest ships in the world, and LEGO Creator Set allows you to bring the image of the Maersk Triple-E container ship to reality. It is built with over 1,500 bricks, and the bricks allow you to fine-tune the vessel with outstanding detail. The ship set is available in rare colors such as:

  • Medium Azur
  • Sand blue
  • Dark red
  • Sand green

It presents authentic details that allow you to customize the ship, such as adding and removing containers. The ship’s windows allow you to view the rotating gold-colored screw blades that connect to the twin 8-cylinder propeller engines. Other features include:

  • Adjustable rudders
  • Display stand
  • Fact plaque
  • Rotating crane arms
  • Detachable lifeboats
  • A ‘special good luck’ coin
LEGO Creator Set #10241 Maersk Line Triple-E
  • Build the famous Maersk Triple-E (EEE) container ship in Lego form
  • At 25 inch (65cm) in length, the final model will impress you and your guests alike
  • Features include rotating gold-colored propeller blades, brick-built twin 8-cylinder engines, viewing window into the engine compartment, adjustable rudders, detachable lifeboats, removable containers, rotating crane arms and a special ‘good luck’ coin
  • Includes rare medium azur, dark red, sand blue and sand green colored elements

2. LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Silent Mary

This set presents the magic of the Disney Pirates of the Caribbean in real time. With over 2,000 pieces, LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean replicates the Silent Mary Ghost pirate ship with a preference for great details, including:

  • Hinged bow section
  • Movable rudder
  • Opening skeleton hull with decay
  • Long bowsprit
  • Collapsible main mast
  • Tattered sails
  • A rowboat with two oars
  • Several weapons
  • Two extra masts
  • Accessory components

The set offers a one-of-a-kind play experience, and its integrated stand makes sit an ideal display option at home and in offices. LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean features 8 mini-figures, and they include:

  • Captain Jack Sparrow
  • Henry
  • Captain Salazar
  • Carina
  • Officer Magda
  • Lieutenant Lesaro
  • Officer Santos
  • The Silent Mary Masthead
LEGO Pirates of The Caribbean Silent Mary 71042 Building Kit Ship
  • Features a hinged bow section, opening skeleton hull with decay and destruction detailing, movable rudder, three masts including a collapsible main mast, long bowsprit with crow’s nest and mast, tattered sails, detailed quarterdeck, plus a rowboat with two oars
  • Includes eight minifigures: Captain Jack Sparrow, Henry, Carina, Lieutenant Lesaro, Captain Salazar, Officer Magda, Officer Santos and the Silent Mary Masthead, plus two detachable ghost sharks
  • Pirate ship accessory elements include a compass, sextant, monocular, two brooms and a ship-in-a-bottle,Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean with a Damp Cloth
  • Special elements include Captain Salazar’s hairpiece and a decorated Galileo Diary with printed cover and astronomy page

3. LEGO Ideas Ship in a Bottle

LEGO Ideas Ship in a Bottle 92177 Expert Building Kit, Snap Together Model Ship, Collectible Display Set and Toy for Adults (962 Pieces),Multicolor

The LEGO Ideas Ship in a Bottle has attention to details such as the captain’s quarters, masts, cannons, printed sail elements, and a crow’s nest. During the construction, the ship is positioned in a LEGO brick-built bottle and has elements such as:

  • Buildable cork
  • Water-style elements
  • Wax seal elements
  • Built-in compass
  • Globe elements

Its sturdy stand makes it ideal for display and has authentic touches, which boosts the ship’s aesthetics. The toy also has a booklet about the fan creator and has over 962 pieces that favor boys, girls, and people of all ages. Another good thing is that the set allows creative construction as it can be integrated with all other original LEGO sets and bricks.

LEGO Ideas Ship in a Bottle 92177 Expert Building Kit, Snap Together Model Ship, Collectible Display Set and Toy for Adults (962 Pieces),Multicolor
  • Build a ship in a bottle featuring a brick-built cork and wax seal, ship with a captain’s quarters, cannons, mast, crow’s nest, sails, flag, display stand with a nameplate and ‘compass’!
  • This LEGO Ideas ship in a bottle model kit comes with an instruction booklet including information about the set's fan creator and LEGO designers
  • The bottle on stand measures over 3" (10cm) high, 12” (31cm) wide and 3” (10cm) deep; Ship measures over 3" (8cm) high, 5” (14cm) long and 1” (5cm) wide
  • 962 pieces – Advanced building set for boys and girls aged 12+ and for fans and big kids of all ages
  • The LEGO Ideas Ship in a Bottle 92177 model kit can be built together with all other original LEGO sets and LEGO building bricks for creative building

4. LEGO Technic Rescue Hovercraft

LEGO Technic Rescue Hovercraft 42120 Model Building Kit; This Awesome Toy Hovercraft Makes A Great Gift for Any Occasion, New 2021 (457 Pieces)

LEGO Technic Rescue Hovercraft suits kids and people who are boat fanatics and enjoy playing with them. It resembles a real hovercraft and blends well with imaginative and creative plays. It has the utmost focus on details such as:

  • Control panel
  • Seats
  • Handlebar
  • Warning lights
  • Rotating fans

Such realistic features and functions allow you to discover more and venture into new challenges. This LEGO ship set makes a perfect gift for holidays, birthdays, and regular gifting as well. All components in the set adhere to industry best standards, and they have been scrutinized under global safety standards. The set is ideal for people aged 8+ and a good option to engage the mind.

LEGO Technic Rescue Hovercraft 42120 Model Building Kit; This Awesome Toy Hovercraft Makes A Great Gift for Any Occasion, New 2021 (457 Pieces)
  • Give kids who love rescue vehicle toys a special treat with this awesome hovercraft toy. It’s filled with authentic details, making it perfect for role-play adventures
  • Check out all the cool features, including the ‘hover’ effect, turning fans, cockpit and rotating warning light, just like on a real hovercraft air cushion vehicle (ACV)
  • The 2-in-1 design means more role-play fun for young heroes. Rebuild the model hovercraft to create a Twin-Engine Aircraft with moving rudders and ailerons
  • The LEGO Technic Rescue Hovercraft (42120) makes a great birthday, holiday or anytime gift for kids aged 8 and up who love rescue vehicle toys
  • This hovercraft toy model measures over 4.5 in. (12 cm) high, 9.5 in (24 cm) long and 5 in. (13 cm) wide

5. LEGO Pirates Imperial Flagship

LEGO Pirates Imperial Flagship (10210) (Discontinued by manufacturer)

Made using 1,664 pieces, the LEGO Pirates Imperial Flagship is a classic sail ship and its amazing details provide historical ship memories. The pieces provide a realistic toy with features such as:

  • Four firing cannons
  • Muskets
  • Torches
  • Ammunition crates
  • A moving rudder
  • A prison with a rat
  • A carrot
  • Turkey legs
  • Kitchen with fish

The toy allows you to raise and lower the working anchor and open the backhouse deck’s doors to view the captain. LEGO Pirates Imperial Flagship has a treasure chest containing gold and jewels. The toy ship has three removable sections and nine Minifigure, including:

  • The Captain
  • Captain’s daughter
  • A prisoner
  • A lieutenant
  • The cook
  • Four soldiers
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LEGO Pirates Imperial Flagship (10210) (Discontinued by manufacturer)
  • Includes 9 minifigures: The ship's captain, his daughter, a pirate captain prisoner with shackles, the ship's cook, a lieutenant, and 4 soldiers; amazingly detailed and realistic ship features 3 removable sections
  • Main hull contains 4 firing cannons, ammunition crates, muskets, torches, cannonballs, prison with a rat, saw shark minifigurehead, a moving rudder and a fully-equipped ship?s kitchen with fish, turkey legs and a carrot
  • Raise and lower the working anchor; open the front deck's working doors and play inside; Imperial Flagship is equipped with masts and rigging
  • Open the back house deck's doors to reveal the captain?s chambers complete with a map, poison bottle, organ and even a treasure chest filled with jewels and gold; features 6 opening windows, a telescope and sextant as well as 3 deck lanterns
  • 1,664 pieces

6. Creator Expert Titanic Building Set

LEGO Titanic

The Titanic is an iconic ship, and the Creator Expert Titanic Building Set ensures you have a closer look at the legend. This toy is the biggest LEGO set ever, and its cross-section provides authentic interior details of the ship, such as:

  • First-class dining room
  • A boiler room
  • The grand staircase
  • Numerous cabins

It also brings back the historical boat’s existence with details such as the promenade deck, the ship’s bridge, the swimming pool, and the reading lounge.

The Creator Expert Titanic Building Set has over 9,000 pieces that require a lot of time when constructing it for the ultimate fun. It also ensures that builders experience a challenge with precise details of the historic Titanic.

LEGO Titanic
  • Biggest LEGO Set Ever
  • LEGO set 10294 Titanic is a 9,090 piece Creator Expert
  • Construct the ship's bridge, promenade deck and swimming pool
  • Raise the anchor and adjust tension line between masts

7. LEGO Technic Power Boat

LEGO Technic Power Boat 42089 Building Kit (174 Pieces) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

As the name suggests, LEGO Technic Power Boat is a high-speed super boat with realistic features such as a moving piston engine and an aerodynamic design. It is a 2-in-1 model that is ideal for displays and playing with. Other features include:

  • Open cockpit with steering wheel
  • Tinted windshield
  • Red and black color scheme
  • Spinning propeller
  • Moving engine pistons

The toy set is easy to build as it utilizes 174 pieces. This makes it suitable for both boys and girls and people of all ages. In addition, the LEGO Technic Power Boat has racing stickers and is an impeccable racing boat model for an exciting experience. It has realistic movements and engineering principles for a satisfying building experience.

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LEGO Technic Power Boat 42089 Building Kit (174 Pieces) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
  • Build a realistic speedboat model with a sporty aerodynamic design, open cockpit with steering wheel, piston engine and tinted windshield, and a red and black color scheme with racing stickers!
  • 2-in-1 LEGO Technic speed boat toy: rebuilds into a Hydroplane
  • Power Boat measures over 3” (9cm) high, 9” (23cm) long and 2” (7cm) wide Hydroplane measures over 2” (7cm) high, 7” (20cm) long and 3” (10cm) wide
  • 174 pieces – For boys and girls aged 8+ and for fans and kids of all ages
  • This LEGO Technic Power Boat 42089 set can be built together with all other original LEGO sets and LEGO bricks for creative building

8. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 76042 The Shield Helicarrier

The LEGO Marvel Super Heroes model encourages creative thinking and team-building skills. It is an enormous SHIELD Helicarrier that features the Super Heroes in the Avengers movie and has exciting features such as:

  • Three fighter jets
  • Three microscale quinjets
  • Two runways
  • Gasoline truck
  • Four road blockades
  • Two forklift trucks
  • Detailed interior
  • Armored exterior
  • 12 decorated micro figures
  • Collector info plaque

This model is the best option for creative building as it is compatible with other LEGO building sets. You can also add lights and spinning rotors, and it has minifigures, including Captain America, Black Widow, Nick Fury, Maria Hill, and Hawkeye.

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 76042 The Shield Helicarrier
  • Build the ultimate collector’s vehicle from the Marvel Super Heroes universe – the gigantic SHIELD Helicarrier as featured in the Marvel’s Avengers movies!
  • 3 microscale Quinjets, 3 fighter jets, gasoline truck, 2 forklift trucks, 2 runways, 4 road blockades, armored exterior with translucent elements, detailed interior, 12 decorated microfigures, and collector info plaque!
  • Includes minifigures of Nick Fury, Black Widow, Captain America, Hawkeye, and Maria Hill, plus iconic SHIELD Eagle display stand
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes building toys are compatible with all LEGO construction sets for creative building
  • Add lights and spinning rotors to the Helicarrier with the 88000, 8883 and 8870 LEGO Power Functions sets (sold separately)

9. LEGO City Ice Breaker Ship

LEGO City ice Breaker Ship 60062

This LEGO City Ice Breaker Ship toy construction visualizes sailing through the chilly Arctic oceans and is stipulated for kids and people above six years. It also allows you to break through the Artic icebergs and has features such as:

  • Arctic icebreaker
  • Snow scooter
  • Helicopter
  • Snow plough
  • A laboratory
  • A polar bear
  • Seven LEGO minifigures
  • A husky dog sled

The floats well in water, and the ship’s hull is sold as one solid piece. There is also clear building instructions to ensure that builders have a seamless experience when constructing the toy.

LEGO City ice Breaker Ship 60062
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10. LEGO City Coast Guard Patrol

LEGO City Coast Guard Patrol 60014 (Discontinued by manufacturer)

The LEGO City Coast Guard Patrol toy has exciting features, such as launching a submarine and a helicopter to get fast to a couple stranded in a sinking dinghy. There are also three sharks swimming nearby, and one is required to rescue the couple, board them on the helicopter, and chase the sharks with water cannons. It also includes six minifigures:

  • Captain
  • Pilot
  • Rescuer
  • Crew member
  • Man
  • Woman

This toy is best suited for people above five years and has 449 pieces for creative construction. Other features in LEGO City Coast Guard Patrol include:

  • Two water cannons
  • A submarine with a turning propeller
  • Dinghy
  • Helicopter
  • Lighthouse with rocks
  • Radio antenna
  • Submarine launcher
  • Two life jackets
  • A dog
  • Crab
  • Hat with headphones
  • An ice cream
  • Walkie-talkie
  • Two life preservers
LEGO City Coast Guard Patrol 60014 (Discontinued by manufacturer)
  • Features 2 water cannons, submarine launcher and radio antenna, helicopter, submarine, dinghy, lighthouse with rocks and 3 sharks
  • Accessories include a dog, crab, 2 life preservers, 2 life jackets, walkie-talkie, hat with headphones and an ice cream
  • Coast Guard Patrol boat and dinghy really float; deploy the submarine with a turning propeller; submarine measures over 1" high, 3" long, 2" wide
  • Lighthouse with rocks measures 6" high, 5" wide, 2" long; dinghy measures 2" high, 7" long, 3" wide; shark measures 2" long, 1" wide, approx. 1" high
  • Coast Guard Patrol Boat measures over 7" high, 15" long, 3" wide; helicopter measures over 2" high, 6" long, 2" wide

11. LEGO City Ocean Exploration Ship

LEGO City Ocean Exploration Ship 60266, Toy Exploration Vessel, Mini Helicopter, Submarine, Shipwreck with Treasure, Lifeboat, Stingray, Shark, Plus 8 Minifigures (745 Pieces)

LEGO City Ocean Exploration Ship is an excellent option for imaginative play as it has story-inspiring features for fun and adventure. Its playset is feature-rich that offers multi-model ocean discoveries. There are also seabed features such as treasure, a pirate shipwreck, a shark, and a stingray for fun deep-sea discoveries. Other features of the toy include:

  • Shark cage
  • Working crane
  • Helicopter
  • Research submarine
  • Eight explorer minifigures

The toy has simple construction instructions that allow builders to enjoy action-packed escapades. LEGO City Ocean Exploration ship has an instruction app compatible with smartphones and tablets, which turns you into a master builder.

It has everything that a kid or adult would love in exploring the vast oceans, such as fun characters, realistic vehicles, feature-rich buildings, and a cool ocean playset.

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LEGO City Ocean Exploration Ship 60266, Toy Exploration Vessel, Mini Helicopter, Submarine, Shipwreck with Treasure, Lifeboat, Stingray, Shark, Plus 8 Minifigures (745 Pieces)
  • This multi-model LEGO City Ocean Exploration Ship 60266 playset is a perfect gift for little explorers and has all kids need for a fun and rewarding play experience
  • What’s In the box? A floating toy exploration ship with working crane, shark cage, dinghy, submarine and helicopter, 8 minifigures, including the LEGO City TV character Harl Hubbs, plus shark and stingray figures
  • Kids can use the floating toy ship's crane to lower the sub and shark cage, pilot the helicopter and sub, explore the treasure-filled shipwreck or take the play inside the captain’s bridge with sleeping and research areas
  • This building set makes a great holiday, birthday or any-other-day gift for kids with a passion for ocean exploration and for fans of the LEGO City Adventures TV series
  • When built, the toy exploration ship measures over 7" (18cm) high, 24" (63cm) long and 6" (17cm) wide, while the pirate shipwreck measures over 6" (16cm) high, 5" (13cm) long and 3" (8cm) wide

Bottom Line

LEGO ship sets have become more prominent in recent years as they have become diverse and offer exciting toys for adults and maritime fanatics. These ship sets have vast options, such as historic water vessels, creative boats, ocean explorations, and an array of characters.

The toys are an excellent option to pass the time, offer playtime with kids and friends, are great for displays, and promote creative thinking. Some selective ship sets are also ideal in reflecting some iconic ships and what happened while in the vast seas.

The above post has articulated the 11 coolest LEGO ship sets for mariners and adults, their features, accessories, and how best to build and use them.

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