Cruising World Boat of The Year 2004 – Best Deluxe Cruising Boat
Safe, fast and beautifully balanced, the Discovery 55 is the ultimate world class cruising yacht. Designed to take two people around the world, safely and in comfort, she is the perfect choice for short-handed sailing. The Discovery 55 is an uncompromising choice for sailors who want the optimum balance between performance, safety, luxury and quality. Sail across oceans or soak up the peace and tranquillity at anchor in your favourite bay as the Discovery 55 is a truly exceptional home on the water.
- Overall Length17.0m (55’9”)
- LOA16.70m (54’9”)
- Beam4.78m (15’ 8”)
- Displacement (half tanks)22,500 kgs (49,500 lbs)
- Draft2.23m (7’3”)
- Draft - shoal keel version1.80m (5’11”)
- Fuel Capacity1,334 litres (352 US gals)
- Water Capacity1,008 litres (266 US gals)
- Engines160hp Yanmar
“Dances with foxes”
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Experience first hand the design and quality of a Discovery yacht with a tour at our Harbour Yard production facility.
You can also experience the performance for yourself with a test sail on a Discovery yacht in the Solent.