Discovery 54

  • Iconic world cruiser – 2 person operation
  • Electric in-mast furling with vertical batten mainsail
  • Solent rig (twin headstays) with electric furling headsails
  • Fixed keel (shoal keel option)
  • Raised saloon and nav station

Design Dimensions

  • Overall Length:16.83m 55’2”
  • Length Waterline (Heeled): 14.93m 49’0”
  • Beam: 4.8m 15’7”
  • Draft: 2.23m 7’3”
  • Displacement: 24,860kg 54,806lbs
  • Air Draft: 24.43m 80’1”


Safe, fast and beautifully balanced, the Discovery 54 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 54 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 favorite bay as the Discovery 54 is a truly exceptional home on the water.

  • Main: 83.06m² 894ft²
  • Self-tacking jib: 51m² 549ft²
  • Furling genoa 140%: 97.30m² 1,047ft²
  • Engine: Yanmar 160hp
  • Fuel: 970 litres 213 US Gals
  • Water: 800 litres 176 US Gals

Boat and Boats Magazine called the Discovery 54 “the definitive blue water cruiser” and said the yacht was “simply perfect.” Click HERE to read the review.

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