(pictures are taken before the seasonal polishing, going on the hard end of June for polishing, antifouling)
The Dufour 525 Grand Large are known for their great sailing abilities and comfortable interior. With the stowaway mainsail and electrical winches she is easy to sail shorthanded.
The cockpit is spacious and the fixed table with footsupport and integrated cupholders is great when sailing under heel.
The helmsman has 2 Raymarine Hybrid touchscreens within eyesight and with the autopilot it is perfect to take shelter under the sprayhood where you can also operate the autopilot. The teakdeck is free of obstacles and lines.
The interior is wide and spacious with 3-cabins. On the left you find the L-shaped galley with gimballes 3-ring stove, oven, microwave and toploader fridge and freezer. Against the companionway is a double sink with running hot/cold water. Also you find here the entry to the Aft cabin with double bed and cabinets.
On the opposite side you find the navigation table with built in equipment such as the 3e Hybrid Raymarine, VHF, controlpanel. Behind the charttable you find the electric heads with shower and entry to the second Aft cabin, this cabin is identical to to other and has his own entry to the heads.
The U-shaped sofa with 2 turnable seats and foldable table and opposite a settee with bar behind the middel backrest.
In the Bow is the owners-cabin with double bed, cabinets and storage and the captains electrical heads with shower.
From the front deck you can entry through the hatch the crew cabin wich is now used as storage for the gennaker.
If you are looking for a 50 feet sailingyacht with blue water cruising abilities or longer stay on board which can be sailed short handed, she is surely worth a visit!