53' Navigator 1997 In Motion

Bradenton/ Sarasota, FL

Previously Asking


  • Length 53’
    Location Bradenton/ Sarasota, FL
  • Beam 15'
  • Draft
  • Staterooms 2
  • Engine(s) Volvo
  • Price $233,000

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This HARDTOP  Navgitator 53' is a very popular modified planing -V hull Pilothouse design, built on the West Coast of U.S.A. There are two very spacious ensuite staterooms, two heads, a nice open salon with the same on deck galley forward to port. Pilot house has the dinette table with plenty of seating for great views. In the Pilot House across from the helm and chart table is a sliding glass Pilot Door to the bow.  Pilothouse Door access to starboard side for very easy safe passage to the bow. Nice large steps up to the well laid out enclosed  fly bridge surrounded by a wrap around U shaped bench style seating and extra tender storage located on the aft deck. Below, the Aft Cockpit area is very spacious for enjoying sunsets, Fishing or dock tail parties with two over sized opening sliding doors into the salon from the cockpit.  A large size walk thru transome door from swim platform to cockpit located on the starboard side. This two stateroom layout, is the most popular layout for the 53' Navigator.  

  • Brand New to Market, Motivated Seller
  • Upgraded Diesel Engine Package 425HP, Low Hours
  • Two Stateroom Ensuite Heads, preferred owners Layout
  • Beautiful Amtico Teak and Holly Flooring
  • Upgraded HARD TOP  
  • Spotless, Painted White Engine Room
  • Captain Maintained, same owner last 19 years of ownership
  • Wax and Detail Twice a year
  • Cruise 18 Knots
  • Service Maintenance LOG
  • Many Updates!


  • Make Volvo
  • Model TAMD 72's
  • Fuel Diesel
  • Type Inboard
  • Drive Type Direct


  • Cruising Speed: 18 kn
  • Beam: 15'
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Displacement: 42,500 lb
  • Fuel Tank: 1 x 600|gallon
  • Fresh Water: 1 x 170|gallon
  • Holding: 1 x 70|gallon
  • Double Berths: 2
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 2

Accomodations, Preferred, Two Stateroom Layout

This Two Stateroom 53' Navigator has a full width Ensuite Master stateroom with LOT'S of Storage everywhere, and she boasts a gourmet galley up with a very open and spacious Salon with Pilot House seating and dinning area table . The PAINTD engine room has more storage than any boat in this class including spare props. The salon is light oak wood and a great décor neutral tones with a completely redone Teak and Holly synthetic Salon level and Pilot Deck . The view is spectacular from all areas in this yacht with great big windows and sliding glass doors. The large, wide windows offer a true feeling of being aboard a yacht. The Bridge deck offers a spectacular 360 degree visibility.  A great wet bar and grill on the starboard side allow you to cook for all your guests for the most spectacular Sunsets.

Salon And Gormet Galley

  • Light wood interior
  • Beautiful upgraded custom Teak and Holly Amtico Wood floors
  • Gourmet Galley, Salon deck level
  • Dual Sinks
  • Full Size Refrigerator freezer
  • Mini Fridge
  • Garbage Disposal
  • LED Lights
  • Flat Screen 42" TV and Dolby Sound Bar
  • Big panoramic Windows and two sliding glass doors opening up to the cockpit  
  • Light Wood Window Blinds
  • Sofa and extra salon seating and lots of extra storage
  • Entertainment center 
  • Bar stools at Galley breakfast counter
  • Engine room deck access

Master Ensuite Stateroom

  • Full Beam walk around Ensuite Master stateroom
  • Athwartships queen bed
  • Vanity
  • Extra Drawers and Lots of extra STORAGE everywhere
  • Roomy Ensuite Head with shower
  • Blinds and valance
  • Neutral beige décor
  • Seperate Washer and Dryer
  • BIG Cedar lined hanging lockers
  • TV/VCR

Ensuite Vip Stateroom

  • Centerline queen berth
  • Cedar lined hanging lockers
  • Blinds and valance
  • Storage lockers
  • TV 
  • Extra Storage
  • Ensuite Head

Gormet Galley

The Galley is up and offers exceptional storage space, wide counter tops and a breakfast bar to sit at

  • Full size refrigerator AC / DC
  • Microwave / Convection Oven
  • Custom cabinets
  • Three burner electric stove
  • Everything for a Gourmet Chef
  • Big Windows for great views, very open

Deck Equipment

  • Galley hatch and access to cockpit
  • 110 square foot huge engine room
  • Transom Door
  • Forward of engine room is tremendous storage areas
  • Radar arch
  • Bridge Lift DAVIT
  • Bow windlass with deck switch
  •  Anchor
  • Anchor Washdown
  • Dripless shaft logs
  • Stainless steel shafts
  • Cockpit 110V outlets
  • Danforth type anchor & chain
  • Swim platform & ladder
  • Rub rail with stainless steel trim
  • Trim tabs
  • LED Cockpit lights and dimmer switches
  • Windshield wipers and wash
  • Cockpit Engine room access

Pilot House Station/ Pilot Door To The Bow

  • The Pilot House Helm Station has great visibility all around. The Pilot house also features good seating and dinner table for guests and awesome meals together. To Starboard is the sliding Pilot House Door leading right onto the bow very safely. Even good pass through access from the galley for having more memorable times.  
  • Pilot Door
  • Chart table
  • Helm seat
  • Bench Seating for guests
  • Custom cabinetry
  • Large dinette
  • Teak and Holly sole

Electronics And Navigation Pilot House

  • Furuno Plotter/Radar
  • Raymarine Autopilot 
  • Digital B&G Autopilot
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Hydraulic steering and controls
  • BOW Thruster
  • Glendenning Synchronizers
  • VHF
  • Horn
  • Engine gauges
  • Tank Gauges

Engine Room Painted & Mechanical

  • Super clean Painted Engine Room
  • 2016 replaced engine cooling systems
  • Bow thruster - 2 station
  • Lots of extra storage
  • 4 - AGM Batteries - Start & House
  • Glendenning Cable Master
  • Four zone heat and air conditioning
  • 2 - AGM Batteries for Bow Thruster
  • Oil Change System
  • 3 AC 16k BTU Marine Air Compressors (replaced)
  • 2018 Cleaned out head plumbing and filters

Electrical Systems


  • 12.5 kW Kohler, 827hours
  • Battery selector switches generator
  • (2) Battery chargers
  • Battery charger for Bow Thruster
  • 50/250V shore power Cord
  • Glendenning Auto Retrieve Shore Power Cable
  • (6) 8 D batteries in fiberglass battery boxes
  • Freedom 3000 Inverter/Charger w / dedicated battery bank (2) 8D


Fly Bridge Hardtop

  • Hard Top
  • Helm double seat seating
  • Separate Navigator Seating
  • Flybridge is open, no enclosure
  • Radar Arch
  • U shaped Seating, newer Vinyl seating
  • Bridge carpet
  • Stereo speakers on bridge
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Tender Deck Access
  • Tender Davit and Chocks

Additional Systems

  • Central vacuum
  • Bridge Upholstery soft good upgrades
  • Rod Holders
  • Bow Fender Holders
  • Rebuilt Heads 2016
  • All AC Systems have been replaced since 2014, 2017
  • Epoxy Painted Hardtop exterior
  • White Epoxy Painted Engine room
  • Detailed Engine Maintenance LOG



Denison Yacht Sales offers the details of this yacht in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of this boat for sale. A yacht buyer should instruct his yacht broker, or his boat surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This yacht for sale is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.