This 2000 Hallberg Rassy HR 46 yacht now for sale, is a stunning ocean cruiser with a global reputation.
Designed by German Frers to be an A-Unlimited Ocean Voyages category makes this HR 46 sturdy, safe and comfortable for blue water cruising. She has the strength, sea kindliness and performance to produce a comfortable and elegant long range sailing yacht.
The HR 46 won yacht of the year in 1996 and the March issue of the German Yacht magazine quoted... "A yacht with the genes to become a classic. "
The Hallberg Rassy 46 also made headlines in the following publications -
Yachting World, England, March 1996: "... After a longish day at the Boat Show, it took some time to pry me away. Taking everything into consideration the Hallberg-Rassy 46 got my vote as the boat best-designed and equipped to sail long distances comfortably. "
Yachting World, April 1996: 'Swedish builders Hallberg-Rassy have a global reputation when it to comes to setting standards for blue water cruising... Apart from their good manners under sail and power, much of the yachts' reputation is based on the solid build and high quality standard specification - considered by many to be the cruising icon. "
The yacht is walk on board ready for distance sailing complete with a large Inventory of cruising "Spares". We sold her to her current owners who completed a spectacular 351 day family cruise in 2019 (Mum, Dad, a 13 year old and a 9 year old) visiting New Zealand, Tonga, Fiji, Vanuatu and New Caledonia.
Features include large and plush owners stateroom aft with full ensuite.
Amazing and spacious lounge area with twin chairs, and generous dining space.
U shaped galley with 3 burner oven and stove. High capacity freezer and fridge. Watermaker and generator, washing machine and diesel heating make this a true long term liveaboard.
The design is noted for ease of shorthanding. She has hydraulic furling headsail and main.
Electric winches, bowthruster, cockpit anchor controls and autopilot to ensure she can be handled by two no problems.
She has been regularly upgraded including new rigging 2016, a new mainsail in 2018 and upgraded electronics. Solar panels, wind generator and even a 3m OC dinghy, with a 15hp outboard ready for easy launch and retrieval on a custom davit system, she is ready to go.
For sale with DBY Boat Sales. For inventory and high resolution photos, call +61 2 9999 3311 or email us at sales@dbyboatsales. Com. Au
48' 5" - 14.76m
F'glass with laid teak deck
See double berth forward. Twin bunk cabin forward to port. Shared toilet and shower forward.
Owners stateroom aft with double and single berths and full ensuite.