Key Yachting
Key Yachting Ltd,
Hamble Hampshire, SO31 4NB
Tel:44 (0)2380 455669
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2000 Grand Soleil 46.3

location icon Hamble, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Year 2000
Length 46'11 ft / 14.30 m

The Grand Soleil 46.3 is the perfect family cruising yacht. She combines a spacious interior
with a deep sheltered cockpit. The hull is finished in flag blue awlgrip and complemented by a sleek deck profile finished new flexi-teak laid in 2019.  

The boat has been professionally maintained in the current ownership and benefits from extensive upgrades and servicing. This has included a new Mastervolt battery charger in 2017 and new VARTA batteries in 2018, updates to the Raymarine electronics in 2018 as well as a new Harken genoa furling system in 2018. Additionally, the Yanmar engine and saildrive have been serviced annually and the mast and standing rigging were unstepped in 2018 and serviced, with the backstay tensioner and vang system also stripped and serviced. 

She is fully equipped for long distance cruising with Eberspacher cabin heating, twin aft cabins with ample storage, day heads with shower and a spacious owners cabin forward with en-suite. The well-equipped galley has a two burner hob with oven, large top-loading fridge and double sink with pressurised hot and cold water. Perfect accommodation for family cruising and adventures further afield. 

The sails wardrobe includes a Sander's Vectran mainsail, 135% furling genoa (new 2019) and an asymmetric spinnaker she encompasses the Grand Soleil style of comfortable cruising and excellent performance that is easy to sail short-handed.

Currently ashore in Hamble, ex Orea (name to be retained) is available to view 7 days a week with Key Yachting. 


Year Built 2000
Category Sail
Length Overall 45'11 ft / 14.00 m
Beam 14'5 ft / 4.40 m
Max Draft 7'3 ft / 2.20 m
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Fin Keel
Drive Type Sail
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 61.70 hp
Tax Status Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Drive Type: SailDrive
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 46kW
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: Folding
Year: 2000
  • GRP hull and deck
  • Hull finished in Awlgrip 'Flag Blue' (2016) with gold stripe
  • New full Flexiteak deck and cockpit in 2019
  • Yammar 4 JH2CE 62Hp Diesel engine with saildrive (serviced 2019)
  • Max prop- feathering propeller
  • Bow thruster (2014)
  • Steering serviced (with OEM parts) 2017/18
  • Rudder bearings (replaced 2017/18)
  • Fresh Water Tanks: 2 x 225 litres
  • Fuel Tanks: 1 x 200 litres
Rigging and Deck Gear
  • Harken 56.2 self tailing primary winches (serviced 2019)
  • Harken 46.2 self tailing halyard winches (serviced 2019)
  • Harken adjustable mainsail track
  • Sparcraft performance mast with three spreaders (unstepped and serviced in 2018/ 19)
  • Up and down Mast lighting (added in 2018)
  • New standing & running rigging 2011
  • Backstay tensioner (Serviced 2018)
  • Harken genoa furling system (new in 2018)
  • Rigid vang  (stripped and serviced 2018)
  • Mainsail stack-pack with lazy jacks (serviced 2018)
  • Sanders Vectran mainsail with full length battens and Ronstan ball bearing luff cars (new 2012)
  • Sanders Tri-radial cut DP HNR 393 135% furling genoa with UV strip (new 2019)
  • Shore sails Asymmetric Spinnaker with ATN snuffer (2013)
  • All sails maintained and serviced annually.
Electronics and Electrical Equipment
  • Mastervolt Battery Charger (new 2017)
  • VARTA batteries (new 2018/19)
  • Sterling programmable regulator (2019)
  • Raymarine ST60 depth speed log
  • Raymarine ST60 wind instrument (wind speed & direction)
  • Raymarine ST60 multifunction unit
  • Raymarine C120W Widescreen Multifunction Display at helm on navpod (installed 2011, updated 2018)
  • Raymarine C90 Widescreen Multifunction Display at chart table (installed 2011, updated 2018)
  • Raymarine GPS antenna (installed 2011)
  • Raymarine 18" Digital Radar with mast bracket (installed 2011)
  • Raymarine AIS 500 Class B transceiver
  • Anchor windlass
  • Raymarine autopilot
  • Raymarine RAY 240E VHF at helm and chart table
  • VHF waterproof loudspeaker in cockpit
  • Weather station at chart table
  • Furuno Navtex NX300 in Nav area
  • Plastimo barometer, hydrometer and clock in saloon
  • Spacious saloon with linear galley
  • Equipped with two burner hob with oven, top loading fridge, double sink and large worktop area with ample storage
  • Lowering saloon table to convert into double berth (cushions included)
  • C-shaped saloon seating finished in white upholstery
  • Galley includes: two burner hob with oven, top loading fridge, double sink with hot and cold water
  • Forward 'Owner's' cabin with large double berth, hanging lockers and en-suite heads with shower
  • Twin aft cabins with double berths and hanging lockers
  • Aft heads with marine toilet, handbasin and shower
  • TV with DVD player in saloon (with masthead TV antenna)
  • Sony CD player. radio with saloon and cockpit speakers
Other Equipment
  • Fenders and Mooring lines
  • Cockpit table (new 2017)
  • Canvas wheel cover and helm console cover
  • Provision for cockpit shower
This company, acting as brokers on behalf of the selling owner, who is a private individual. 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. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.