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2007 Bavaria 50 Vision

Key Biscayne, Florida


Experience luxury and off-grid living combined aboard the impressive Bavaria 50 Vision sailboat. This 2007 beauty is well-equipped for comfort and adventure. The interior is tailored for convenience, featuring amenities such as an electric toilet pump, an automatic shower drain pump, and an electrical stove for seamless living at sea.

Entertainment is elevated with a large 43-inch TV and versatile power outlets catering to both 120 and 220 volts. Interior LED lights offer ambient illumination, while all hatches and windows are equipped with blinds for privacy and climate control.

For those seeking an off-grid lifestyle, the boat boasts an array of impressive features. Solar panels generating a total of 1700 watts power the vessel, complemented by a portable Rainman water maker and a flexible setup of generators and power stations. A set of 6 brand new 100 amp AGM batteries ensures reliable power for extended periods.

The exterior is fortified with top-tier upgrades for safety and navigation. A new Garmin Chart Plotter, Raymarine auto pilot, AIS, VHF/AIS antennas, and a transducer offer state-of-the-art navigation capabilities. Anchoring is made secure with a stainless steel 66 lb anchor, complemented by a spare 55 lb galvanized anchor and 150 ft of new galvanized chain.

Safety is paramount on this vessel, with all USCG requirements met, including essential safety equipment and emergency devices such as EPIRB, life raft, and handheld VHF radios.

Maintenance and enhancements abound, with recent bottom paint, LED navigation lights, a Webasto heater awaiting activation, and a comprehensive array of charging equipment, including Victron battery charger and Renogy Solar Charge Controller. The sailboat features new rigging, ensuring reliability and safety in all conditions.

Under the hood, the D275 Volvo Penta engine, meticulously maintained with regular filter replacements, a new fuel pump, and impeller, along with an ample supply of spare parts, offers peace of mind for extended journeys.

Completing this remarkable package is a 2020 Highfield 9ft rigid bottom dinghy with an 8 HP Yamaha 2-stroke engine, providing versatile mobility in and around the water.

USCG registered and US Flagged, this vessel is primed for adventure, offering a blend of luxury and self-sufficiency that's perfect for the discerning sailor.


Florida Coast Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Panama Yacht Broker.

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: SV Searching for the Edge
Make: Bavaria
Model: 50 Vision
Year: 2007
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: BAVM50C8E707
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Other


Length: 51'5 ft / 15.67 m
Length Overall: 51'5 ft / 15.67 m
Beam: 14'7 ft / 4.44 m
Dry Weight: 29,700 lb
Single Berths: 6

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Model: D275
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 72hp
  • Engine Hours: 2400
  • Engine Location: Center


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 70 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 174 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Sail
Boat Class: Cruisers

Manufacturer Provided Description
The yachts of BAVARIA's new VISION line offer an increased standard equipment compared with the current cruiser line and a new dimension in speed potential by using new hull designs, a ballast ratio of above 35%, and significantly increased sail areas. The luxurious and comfortable performance cruisers are coming with a deck salon, and are featuring unbeatable standards and specifications, including a spacious galley with ice box and a large refrigerator, high quality shades for the over 2 meter long deck salon windows, drawers under the foreship bed, solar powered stainless steel vents, spinnaker winches, lead keel and many other high quality components.
Additional Description
  • Teak on side deck and coach roof
  • Autopilot, Raymarine ST 6002
  • Raychart, Raymarine C 70 with GPS and rotating control panel on cockpit table
  • Rodkick with gas pressure spring
  • Fully battened mainsail, (approx. 143,87 m2), incl. MDS & lazyjacks; reefing genoa
  • High-tech sailset for battened main and reefing genoa, cut and surface optimized, sandwich/laminate cloth; battended main incl. MDS & lazyjacks, bi-radial; reefing genoa with e-foam, tri-radial
  • Mainsail-furling system with mainsail and reefing genoa (appx. 135,55 m2)
  • High-tech sailset for mainsail-furling system; furling main, EMS-system, sandwich cloth; reefing genoa with e-foam, tri-radial, cut and surface opimized
  • Electrical genoa winches, two-speed
  • Spinnaker gear complete with spinnaker boom & holding device;
  • Downhaul with separate chain plate. Excenter cleats for halyard and topping lift, stopper for downhauls, leading blocks at mast and rail stanchions, leading blocks, Spinnaker-liftsystem
  • Hot-air heating, Webasto Air Top 5000, opening in salon and foreship,fuel supply from engine diesel tank
  • Additional battery, 140 Ah
  • Battery charger, 45 Ah (instead of 25 Ah), for AC-shore supply
  • VHF cabeling, incl. antenna, installed in mast to chart table
  • Stereo-radio (FM, AM), with CD player, speakers in salon, incl. antenna at backstay
  • Folding propeller 4-blade
  • Plough anchor, zinc coated, 22 kg, with lock at bow fitting and chain guard
  • Anchor chain, zinc coated, ? 10 mm, 50 m length
  • Bow thruster SP 75, electrical; only in connection with an additional battery
  • Life-saving collar with holding device and life line, attached to pushpit
  • LFS-safety package, Life-safety system
  • Cast iron-lead keel with antimony as deep keel (Draught approx. 2,30 m), two parts
  • 4 stainless steel cleats
  • Spring cleats, stainless steel (only in connection with stainless steel cleats)
  • Cradle for sea transport
  • Diesel-generator 4,5 kVA/3,8 kW
  • Sprayhood
  • Gennaker boom
Additional Description
  • 3 cabins with 6 berths plus salon
  • Salon with comfortable settee
  • Luxuriously styled salon table
  • Sideboards with stowage space and lockers
  • Chart table with large compartment for nautical charts and navigation instruments
  • Chart table seat with stowage
  • Galley: cooker with oven, half-cardanic
  • Insulated cooling box with electrical refrigeration unit DC
  • Refrigerator; Sink of stainless steel
  • Storage with drawers and hinged covers
  • Drawers under the forecabin berth
  • 3 marine heads with easy-care synthetic surfaces
  • Shower in aft marine head, separately shower in fore ship
  • Pump toilet fwd, Pump toilet aft, with holding tanks, disposal via seacock and deck suction
  • 9 hatches to open
  • 2 big deck salon windows with high quality shades
  • 2 panorama windows in the salon
  • 8 hull windows, not to open
  • 4 fire-extinguishers
Additional Description
  • Boat?s power supply switch board with automatic fuses and control lamps
  • Voltmeter
  • Engine circuit 1 x 88 Ah, Boat circuit
  • 1 x 140 Ah
  • AC-shore supply with battery charger,
  • 25 Ah
  • AC-socket at switch board, galley and marine heads (2x)
  • DC-socket at switch board
Additional Description
  • Volvo-Penta D2-75, 53 kW / 72 hp, with sail drive and fixed propeller
  • Dual circuit cooling with sea water filter
  • Engine hours counter and rev-counter
  • Insulated engine compartment
  • Diesel tank, approx. 320 l, with level indicator and filter
Additional Description
  • Side deck and coach roof with anti-slide structure
  • Teak on seat thwarts and cockpit floor
  • Pulpit, pushpit and guardrail, rail opening on both sides
  • Bow fitting with removable anchor roller
  • 4 cleats with fairlead (aluminium)
  • 2 spring cleats, midships (aluminium)
  • 2 working winches, self-tailing, two-speed
  • 2 genoa winches, self-tailing, two-speed
  • 2 spinnaker winches, self-tailing, two-speed
  • 2 winch handles
  • Tensioners and lines led to the cockpit
  • Halyard stowage space in the companion way area
  • Elektrical windlass; Anchor locker, self-draining
  • 2 locker seats in cockpit
  • Cockpit table with stowage
  • Coaming for sprayhood
  • Gas cylinder container, self-draining
  • Cockpit shower; Boarding ladder
  • Solar powered stainless steel vents
  • Electrical bilge pump, Manual bilge pump
  • Navigation lights; Deck light
Additional Description
  • Raymarine Tridata ST 60 Plus (log, speed and echo sounder)
  • Wind gauge, Compass
  • 2 steering pedestals, 2 steering wheels with leather cover
  • Pedestal for instruments at the cockpittable
  • Streamlined rudder with forebalance
  • Rudder stock with self-adjusting pendulum bearings
  • Emergency tiller
  • Mainsail, coordinated with conventional rig
  • Genoa, coordinated with standard foresail reefing gear
  • Conventional rig
  • Roller reefing gear for foresail
The Company 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.

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