2008 Beneteau 49

ID# 3518911

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Yacht Overview

Make: Beneteau

Model: 49

Year: 2008

Length: 49′

Located In: Ft Lauderdale, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 3518911

EZ Navigation



In 2007 the Beneteau 49 won "Cruising World’s" Boat of the Year award for the full-size production cruisers.

Convenient in-mast main sail furling – Shallow draft

Large twin wheel cockpit

Ideal cruising or live aboard vessel

3 Staterooms – 2 heads w/showers

Large forward owner’s stateroom – 2 guest cabins aft

Large Salon with comfortable dinette -and opposing settee

Chef’s galley – Rich varnished Maobi Alp woodwork – Bright and airy interior

Custom stern arch with integrated davits and large Solar panel array

Proven cruising yacht in excellent condition.  Low hours on engine and generator, numerous upgrades, and constant maintenance from her live aboard owners create a unique vessel with exceptional value.

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Full Specs

Boat Name
Engine Brand: yanmar
Year Built:
Engine Model:
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Type:
Engine Power: 76|horsepower

Fresh Water Tanks: ( )
Fuel Tanks: ( )
Holding Tanks: ( )
Number of single berths:
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

LOA   ……………………         49 ft

BEAM ………………..           14’ 9”

DRAFT ……………….            5’ 9”

Mast height above water ..  63 ft 6 in

Engine ……………Yanmar 76 HP ( 1228 hrs)

Generator …….       Westerbeke  7.6 kw  (307 hrs)

Displacement…….  28,517 lbs

Ballastc…………….   9,480 lbs

Fuel………………..     63 gal ( 1 tank)

Water …………..      150 gal ( 2 tanks)

Holding………..          21 gal


3 cabin 2 heads

The Owner's cabin is forward with 6'4" headroom and a desirable island double berth. There is a dressing table, locker, hanging locker and lockers on either side of the berth. There is a private one-piece molded head compartment in the owner's cabin with a separate shower, 12 Volt electric marine toilet and hot&cold mixer tap

 Guest cabins

There are 2 guest cabins aft with hanging lockers and additional storage

 . The Salon has a forward-facing chart table w/lid, (2) hinged lockers, a navigator’s seat with locker. There is a double settee with storage underneath and a removable center armrest. The bar unit is between the forward bulkhead & the settee backrest. Also, there is a pivoting salon table with a folding leaf. Also, a U-shaped dining table/settee and cushions

The Galley is aft to port. Starboard is the aft head with a 12v electric marine toilet and one-piece molded head. The twin aft cabins also have excellent headroom and a large berth.

The large "L"-shaped galley is located mid-ships to port.

  • Stainless Steel double sink
  • Gimbaled 3-burner Stainless Steel stove w/oven
  • 4.6 cu.ft. front opening 12V refrigerator-Vitrifrig
  • 3.4 cu.ft. top-opening GRP freezer-Vitrifrig
  • Synthetic resin countertop

All interior woodwork is lustrous varnished Maobi Alpi. The salon cushions are a beige fabtic






800 AH Lithium LiFePO house bank (2016)

 AGM group 27 bow thruster battery and AGM group 24 generator start battery (2017)

 3000 watt inverter / 150 amp battery charger for house bank with remote control panel 

Xantrex Link Pro battery monitor

Separate 40 amp battery charger for bow thruster and generator batteries

Auxiliary DC panel

4 x145 watt Kyocera solar panels with 2 Blue Sky MPPT controllers and IPN RemotePanel (2016)

Westerbeke 7.5 kw generator -

160 amp alternator with serpentine belt and Balmar MC614 regulator

All cabin lights and navigation lights are LED




Amplified mast top TV antennae

TV with DVD player in each cabin

Iridium Go with external antennae (2017)

Vesper touchscreen AIS with anchor watch

Raymarine E120 plotter,

Raymarine depth, wind indicators

Raymarine autopilot with hydraulic drive and remote control

l Raymarine plotter can be displayed on the TV in the cabin and controlled by the remote keyboard

WIFI booster and router

40" LED TV in main cabin


Engine ……………Yanmar 76 HP ( 1228 hrs)

Generator …….       Westerbeke  7.6 kw  (307 hrs)


Washing Machine

Saltwater wash down at anchor and transom

Drag point vacuum gauge on Racor filter

CruiseRO 40 GPH water maker (2017)

2 zone air conditioning and heat

6 cabin fans

Both heads have Jabsco electric macerating toilets with fresh or saltwater flush

All winches are electric; Lewmar 2 x #64, 2 x #46

Flex Fold folding prop

Bow thruster



All thru hull fittings and seacocks replaced (2016)

Kato Marine custom stainless-steel arch with davits and 2 wind generator mounts

Viking 4 person life raft (2017)

2 aluminum propane tanks

85 pound Mantus anchor with 200' 3/8" chain and 200 rode

FX-37 Fortress anchor

Bimini with connector to dodger - 

Full cockpit enclosure with shade panels (2017)

Many spare parts and lots of safety equipment


Complete cockpit enclosure with shade panels


All winches electric


2 aluminum propane tanks


Life raft locker ( used for dinghy gas tank and jerry jug)


Hot, cold or salt water at transom


Lithium batteries


Plotter repeated on large screen TV controlled by remote keyboard 


Toilets are fresh or salt water flush


The electric source of the hot water heater and water maker are selectable to line 1 or 2 of the AC or inverter to balance loads


Full set of digital gauges to monitor AC voltage, current and frequency


Remote reading temperature gauges of inverter and battery compartment controlling automatic ventilation fans


DC panel installed to support additional DC equipment 


Ventilation fans in all cabins and galley area


DC accessory sockets installed in the three bedrooms 


Genoa sheet cars are adjustable from cockpit


Large locker on bow


In 2007 the Beneteau 49 won "Cruising World's" Boat of the Year award for the full-size production cruisers.

This is what they had to say in the 2007 Boat of the Year report:

"The winner: On the other hand, the Beneteau sailed well, too. In 8 knots of breeze, it sailed along close-hauled at about 6 knots, and when cracked off to a reach, the speed increased to just under 7 knots. On deck, naval architects Berret Racoupeau created an appealing and modern look, giving the 49 a clean, uncluttered foredeck, a cabin top with a slight arch, and a spacious cockpit featuring twin helms and a walk-through transom. Below, Beneteau brought in Italian mega yacht designers Nauta Yachts to give the 49 an elegant air from stem to stern. Cabinetry is made from moabi hardwood, which is offset by light-colored fabrics and paneling to give the saloon and cabins a bright and airy feel, prompting one judge to remark on its warmth. From a well-equipped nav station to a pop-up flat-screen television by the forward bulkhead, it offered lots of comforts for family cruising......."


Owner personal effects

10' 6" Hypalon RIB with 9.9hp Yamaha ( optional)


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Hours listed may vary from actual hours due to recent use. Purchaser is encouraged to verify hours prior to purchase. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.