Presenting the CR 490 DS the NEW flagship from CR Yachts as the largest in the deck saloon series designed by the young and dynamic team at BRYD. The modern design provides a spacious cockpit with twin wheel steering and the mainsheet track is mounted on the coachroof enabling a crew to freely and safely move around.

CR 490 DS - PERFORMANCE MEETS COMFORT. Presenting the CR 490 DS the NEW flagship from CR Yachts; offered by S&J Yachts

This performance cruiser not only offers superb sailing capabilities but a voluminous and comfortable living space thanks to the deck saloon. The double-glazed windows in the raised saloon area offer approximately 270° views and therefore the option for below deck sailing. There are several layouts to choose from and as one would expect from CR Yachts, the freedom to add your own customizations.


The interior layout of the CR 490 DS is both practical and spacious. The standard layout provides two double berths, one twin, berth, a spacious technical equipment room come office, along with a comfortable raised dining area with panoramic views, fully equipped galley, navigation table, two heads with separate shower rooms and a dinghy garage.

At CR Yachts we pride ourselves on being adaptable to our customer’s bespoke requirements, any layout can be altered to suit the customer.

The deck has been kept as clear as possible without compromising any sailing or safety components.




Length Overall 50' 10" ft
Length Waterline 45' 4" ft
Freeboard 5' 11" ft
Beam 15' 5" ft
Draft 7' 5" ft
Swing Keel 3' 7" - 10' 4" ft
Air Draft 77' 4" ft
Light Displacement 38,801 lbs
Loaded Displacement 47,399 lbs
Sail Area - Main Sail 755 sq ft
Sail Area - Self-tacking Jib 484 sq ft
Sail Area - Gennoa 570 sq ft
Sail Area - Gennaker 1722 sq ft
Engine Yanmar 4JH80 - 80hp
Fuel Capacity 106 gal
Water Capacity 159 gal
Holding Capacity 2x16 gal



Layout and Technical