Key Yachting
Key Yachting Ltd,
Hamble Hampshire, SO31 4NB
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2006 Grand Soleil 50

location icon Rodeny Bay, St. Lucia
Year 2006
Length 51'4 ft / 15.65 m
Builder/Manufacturer Grand Soleil

The Grand Soleil 50 is a high performance, ocean-crossing luxury cruiser that's easy to sail short-handed. Particularly well suited for hosting family and friends, there is ample space below decks, where the sporty and practical exterior gives way to a warm and welcoming cabin space, elegant and refined down to the smallest detail.

The GS50 has three cabins and two heads layout with an extensive inventory, including full teak decks, 3 electric winches, Eberspacher heating, air conditioning, water maker and generator. She is fully equipped for long-distance cruising.

The boat has been well maintained, having one owner from new, with several updates and additions as well as continued maintenance.

She presents a brilliant opportunity to own a beautiful cruising boat with the performance prowess of a Grand Soleil design. Fully prepared for a range of destinations and climates, ready to realise your blue water cruising dreams!

Available to view by appointment in St. Lucia.


Year Built 2006
Category Sail
Length Overall 51'4 ft / 15.65 m
Beam 15'0 ft / 4.58 m
Max Draft 7'7 ft / 2.30 m
Cabins 3
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Bulb Keel
Drive Type Sail
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 74.00 hp
Cruising Speed 9.21|kilometers per hour
Maximum Speed 10.36|kilometers per hour
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 290 L
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 500 L
Ballast 9,480 kg
Tax Status Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Volvo
Model: D2-75
Drive Type: SailDrive
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 75hp
Type: Inboard
Year: 2007
Engine Hours: 1300
  • Hull and deck are built in a sandwich construction of vinylester and polyester resin and biaxial E-glass fabric.
  • Solid laminate is used around keel, rudder and through-hull fittings
  • Hull and deck are bonded together using a special structural acrylic glue. Internal grid in galvanised steel glued with the same acrylic glue and bonded to the hull. 
  • Full teak decks
  • Keel bolts inspected in 2018
  • Rudder bearings inspected and serviced in 2018
  • All through hull fittings and stopcocks replaced in 2017
Engine and Electrical equipment
  • Volvo D2-75 saildrive - (Serviced September 2018)
  • 4 100 Ah service battery, separate engine start battery and separate generator start battery, all new in 2018
  • Sterling Battery 60 amp battery charger - new in 2016
  • Fischer Panda 4001 Generator- New in 2017, 150 hours (Serviced 2019)
  • Sumware 75w solar panel
  • Ray90 VHF
  • Raymarine wireless hub with wireless handset and Bluetooth cockpit speaker (2018)
  • 12v Bow Thruster with separate battery
  • Mast mounted satphone and WiFi aerial
  • TV, Stereo, CD and DVD player with saloon and cockpit speakers
  • Mailasail Red Box
  • Water maker - Spectra Newport 400 (serviced June 18) 550 hours of use.
  • Eberspacher Airtronic D2 heater
  • Domestic air conditioning in saloon & forward berth


Deck Gear and Rigging
  • Triple spreader sloop rig
  • Standing rigging replaced in 2017
  • Twin whisper Z Spars whisper poles and fittings for a Twizzle Rig, mast mounted storage
  • 3 Harken electric winches (new switches in 2018)
  • 1 Manual Harken winch
  • Navtec Hydraulic Vang and backstay
  • Electric windlass 
  • 2016 North fully battened mainsail with 3 reefs
  • 2015 North 140% furling genoa
  • 2007 North 140% furling genoa
  • North Gennaker
  • Lazy-jack and bag set up
  • Three cabin layout 
  • Forward cabin with en suite heads and shower
  • Large forward sail locker
  • Aft heads with shower
  • Jabsco silent flush electric toilets (new in 2014)
  • Fridge and separate freezer 
  • Two ring gas cooker with oven
Other equipment
  • 2.6m carbon pasarelle.
  • Spray hood and bimini
  • Full set of cockpit cushions (blue)
  • 3m Zodiac inflatable tender with a Suzuki 4hp four stroke engine (serviced December 2018)
  • Fuel tank 290L
  • Water tank 500L
  • Two anchors 1 x CQR and 1 x Danforth
Safety equipment
  • Two liferafts, both ISO 9650 type 1 (serviced within the past eighteen months) 
  • Ocean safety Jonbuoy recovery module (pushpit mounted)
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.