Both SAIL and CRUISING WORLD magazines voted this model as BEST BOAT winner in 2014. We agree! The Dufour 500 Grand Large adds a new dimension to your cruising adventures. A powerful, yet easily managed sail plan delivers passionate performance in variety of conditions with plenty of cockpit space for larger groups to enjoy the ride in total comfort. The unique, award winning interior layout provides an expansive social environment that’s perfect for entertaining family and friends in elegant style.

<span style=”text-decoration: underline;”><strong>Optional equipment highlights of our inventory boat include:</strong></span> Raymarine electronics suite includes chart plotter and autopilot, Grand Prix Version (taller mast, bowsprit, hydraulic backstay adjuster), retractable bow thruster, electric genoa winches, electric cabin top winch, spinnaker winches, cockpit cushions, cockpit fridge, plancha, oak interior, electric toilets, heat, freezer, Fusion audio, inverter, espresso machine and a whole lot more.

What the pros are saying:

<a href=”http://yachtsaleswest.com/ysw/ysw/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/CruisingWorldBOTY.pdf” rel=””>CRUISING WORLD</a> – winner “best full sized production cruiser”

<a href=”http://yachtsaleswest.com/ysw/ysw/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/CW.JULY2014.pdf” rel=””>CRUISING WORLD</a> – new boat review

<a href=”http://yachtsaleswest.com/ysw/ysw/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Dufour500_Boating-New-Zealand_NOV15.pdf” rel=””>BOATING NEW ZEALAND</a> – new boat review

<a href=”http://yachtsaleswest.com/ysw/ysw/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/SAILMAG.JULY2014.pdf” rel=””>SAIL magazine</a> – winner “best boats”