Beneteau First 53 F5

US$79,995.00 (Approx £63,334) Reduced
  • Boat REF#  ·  322167
  • Length  ·  15.70m
  • Year  ·  1992
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Fin and Bulb
  • Sleeping berths  ·  6
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 110hp, Yanmar (2012)
  • Lying  ·  St.Lucia
Boatshed St Lucia
Boatshed St Lucia
Andy Topham

Extra Details

Designer Bruce Farr/Pininfarina
Builder Beneteau
Lying St.Lucia
Fuel capacity 272.7 ltr (60.0 USG) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 227.3 ltr (50.0 USG) Total - 2 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 159.1 ltr (35.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 01/09/2017


Engine 1 x diesel 110hp
Engine make and model Yanmar (2012)
Engine Hours engine1= 1000
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) 4.5 ltr (1.0 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 6 knots
Max speed (approx) 8 knots
Generator output 18KVA
Generator Hours 4586
Engine spares

2x 850 MCA Start Batteries 2023
6x 105 AH AGM House Batteries 2022
Xantrex Charger 100amp 2021


Length 15.70m
Beam 4.50m
Draft Min 2.46m
Draft Max 2.46m
Displacement 14,000kg (30,870.0lbs)
Headroom 2.10m
Storage In water


Sloop rigged Unknown (assume original) Aluminium spars () with Rod standing rigging (2016)


Reefing mainsail Doyle - Slab () Stack Pack, Fully Battened, Lazy Jacks, 2 Reefs
Headsail Doyle - Furling ()
Other sails Genoa ()
Spinnaker ()

Sails Serviced 2022

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 110 shore power voltage,


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin and Bulb
Finish Gelcoat finish

Antifoulded 2022


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 3
Cabin(s) 3
Sink 2
Shower 2
Air conditioning 2 Air conditioning Units rated at 16 BTU/h
Heads 2 heads (Electric)

Head in Main Cabin and Aft adjacent to Stbd Cabin with external access door.
Sinks, Faucets, Showers, Discharge Pumps, Fresh Water Pumps, Heads Pumps, Bilge Pumps, Was Down Pump, Propane Stove Oven, Additional Freezer, Mattresses , Cushions, Coverings, Dodger, Bimini Full Enclosure all New 2019

2 burner propane Stove


Air conditioning
Pressurised water system
Hot water system
Raw water wash
Cockpit shower
Washing Machine

Head in Main Cabin and Aft adjacent to Stbd Cabin with external access door.
Sinks, Faucets, Showers, Discharge Pumps, Fresh Water Pumps, Heads Pumps, Bilge Pumps, Was Down Pump, Propane Stove Oven, Additional Freezer, Mattresses , Cushions, Coverings, Dodger, Bimini Full Enclosure all New 2019

2 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Sail cover
Spray dodgers
Cockpit cover
Swim Platform
Swim Ladder
Instrument Covers
Cockpit Enclosure

4 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
Electric lofrans windlass (with remote control)
2 anchors
(105lb Mantis, Stern Plough Anchor)
60.96m of chain
3D Tender dinghy (2019)
20hp outboard, Tohatsu, Short shaft (2019)
New Chain 2023

Nav Equipment

VHF DSC radio
Chart plotter
Navigation lights
Fish Finder
AIS Receiver
Depth sounder
Radar Reflector

Iridium Go

B&G Zues 3 Chart Plotter, Radar New 2019
Raymarine Autopilot New 2019
Raymarine VHF 2019
Vesper Marine AIS New 2019
Wi-fi Extender 2019
Iridium GO 2019

Safety Equipment

Carbon Monoxide detector
Life buoys
Swim ladder
MOB System
Emergency steering

4 bilge pumps (2 manual / 2 electric)

Broker's Comments

This boat presents as very clean and well-maintained throughout. Her condition appears commensurate with the age of the boat.

The current owners have owned the boat for 6 years and have been diligent in keeping her in ship-shape. They have cruised the Bahamas/Caribbean extensively, predominantly under sail. The engine is very clean and appears in good running order.

These boat details are subject to contract. Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Beneteau First 53 F5 has been personally photographed and viewed by Craig Nicholls of Boatshed St Lucia. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

6 Years

Why are you selling her?

Moving on to other things

Where have you sailed her?

Florida, through Bahamas and Leeward and Windward Islands.

Where the particulars herein give details of a boat, whether new or used, they are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate or complete. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars and the vessel. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specification above or in a purchase contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless such items are specifically listed herein. At all times, where the particulars herein give details of a new boat and/or a new boat to be supplied/built by a builder/manufacturer, or a boat to be chartered, via our introduction, we do not guarantee or assume responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any information offered by third-party companies in respect thereof including without limitation new boat builders/manufacturers, charter companies and/or companies/businesses which are ‘Friends of Boatshed’. We shall not be responsible for, or party to, any transactions, contracts or agreements between you and such third-party providers of products or services and it is incumbent upon you to verify such details direct with such entities and contract with them at your sole discretion and on terms that you agree.

Comments 2

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Left other messages, what is the draft on this boat in feet?

Robert B2023-08-09 05:22:04

Je suis très intéresser par votre 53f5 j'ai enfin réussie a voir toutes les photos qui m'intéresser . Je regarde quand je peu venir le voir je vous rappelle pour vous dire quand je viens je suis Français et je ne parle pas Anglais.
Je vous souhaite une bonne soirée

jean pierre b2023-07-23 14:15:50
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