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2004 Beneteau 50

Mystic, Connecticut


"Al Dente" is a ONE owner, 2 Cabin example of Beneteau's 50 Flagship Model. Farr Designed, she is expertly proportioned and capable in any sea state!

Fully capable of a Trans-Atlantic crossing, "Al Dente" has been sailed exclusively in seasonal New England Waters!

Expertly maintained, she shows her pride of ownership under sail and at the docks!

She will make her next family feel right at home as either a waterfront condo, a weekend sailer or a long term live-aboard!!

Please call to make an appointment to get aboard!!


Basic Boat Info

Price: $199,900
Boat Name: Al Dente
Make: Beneteau
Model: 50
Year: 2004
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Designer: Farr Yacht Design
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Other


Length: 50'9 ft
Length Overall: 50'9 ft
Beam: 14'8 ft
Max Draft: 5'11 ft
Dry Weight: 28,660 lb
Electrical Circuit: 110 V
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH3-HTE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 100hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2004
  • Engine Hours: 1855
  • Engine Location: Center


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 132 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 264 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Racers, Cruisers, Racers and Cruisers
More Info : Manufacturer Website


Andy Baker CPYB
Knowing the pleasure Boating brings me, makes me want to share that pleasure, lets talk.. Andy
Springline Yacht Sales


Springline Yacht Sales
Mystic Shipyard 70 Essex St.
Mystic, Connecticut, US, 06355

Manufacturer Provided Description

Dependability, performance, comfort at anchor or underway, independence and versatility all have equal parts to play in this FARR Yacht Design. This luxuous bluewater cruiser, the inimitable Beneteau 50 is in a true class of her own. 

CE Rating:A


The Beneteau 50 Is Impressive.

An Expansive Salon Features Elegant Cherry Finished Cabinetry That's Finely Crafted & Offers A True Sense Luxury.  At The Forward Bulkhead, A Free Standing, Furniture Quality, China Cabinet Is Fitted With Clear Leaded Glass.  A Focal Point Of The Salon, It Also Provides A Secure Store For Formal Glasses & Dishware Ajacent To The Dining Table.  White Leather Salon Cushions Along With Natural Light From Numerous Opening Ports & Overhead Hatches, Allow A Bright, Appealing Setting.

Housekeeping & Pride Of Ownership Are Notable. 

  • White Leather Salon Cushions
  • 3 Zone AC / Heat System - 35,000 BTUs
  • Comfortable Dinette Seating For Six
  • Aft Facing Navigation Center w/ Chart Table/Desk
  • Central Vacuum System
  • Flat Panel TV / DVD Player
  • Imtra LED Side Lights (2017)
  • Gleeb Creek Custom Teak Companion Door Way & Hatch Screens

Forward Stateroom

The Owner's Stateroom Is Forward. Designed With Tall Standing Headroom & Set Back From The Bow Area, The Dimensions Are Broadened, Allowing An Accessible, Full Comfortable Bed w/ New Custom Handcrafted Mattress (2017).  Additionally, Large "His & Hers" Lockers & Drawer Space, Double Settees, Desk / Vanity Area Plus An Accommodating En Suite Head (Head and hoses replaced 2018) w/ Separate Shower and "Seagull" Water Filter For The Vanity.

Aft Stateroom

The Boat's Aft Beam Allowed Generous Space For The Design Of This Stateroom & It's Fitted With Features To Make Your Guests Welcomed.  Located Adjacent To The Main Head (Head and hoses replaced 2018), It's Bright & Spacious.  There's A Large Hanging Locker, Dressing Settee, Shelf Space, Opening Ports, Hatch, Lighting Including Reading Lamps.  Nautical Blue Bed Coverings Blend Easily With The Cabin Wood & White Headliner.

Deck and Hull

This Bruce Farr Hull Is A Fast, Powerful Design & Built To Cross Oceans.  A Complex Grid System Provides Stiffness & Is Engineered To Collectively Support The Rigging, Keel & Engine - While Lowering Center Gravity

  • Optional 100hp Yanmar Turbo Offers. True 8.5 Knot Cruise Speed
  • Dual Helm w/ Leather Wrapped Wheels - Primary Winch Located At Each
  • Bow Thruster - Dual Prop
  • Lofrans Windlass w/ Helm & Forward Deck Controls
  • Bow Locker w/ Organized Custom Shelving & Extended Custom Access Ladder
  • Kato Marine Cockpit Arch w/ Davit System
  • Teak Cap Rails, Cockpit Settees & Sole
  • Varnished - Removable Mahogany Cockpit Table w/ Canvas Storage Case
  • Cockpit Mounted Pad Eyes
  • Cockpit Shower - H&C

The Step-Down Galley Area Is To Starboard - Aft Of The Salon. Bright & Well Ventilated, It Features 3 Opening Ports & Deck Hatch.  The Large Freezer & Front Loading Refrigerator Extend To The Salon Area In Easy Reach Of Thirsty Crew & Offer Additional Counter Space.  An Abundance Of Handy Lockers Above & Below The Counter Top Is Complemented With A Stand Of Drawers.

  • Larger Force 10 - 3 Burner Stove / Oven w/ Broiler - Upgraded From Original
  • Seagull Water Filter in 2 Bowl Stainless Steel Sink
  • LED Lighting (2018)
  • Bulkhead Trash Door  Empties Through Cockpit Locker
  • Upgraded Sea Frost Refrigerator & Freezer w/ External Controls
Electronics and Navigation

A Carefully Considered Electronics Package Is Designed With Networking, Accessibility & Redundancy In Mind

  • 2 - Helm Magnetic Compasses
  • 2 VHF Radios -  (1st) At Nav Station - ICOM M604 w/ Remote Command Mic At Port Helm Station  (2nd) At Starboard Helm - ICOM 504 w/ Remote Mic At Radar/Chart Plotter Instrument Pod.


  • 3 - Multi Displays - One At Each Helm - Additional Unit At Nav Station
  • 2 - Wind Direction & Speed Displays
  • 3 - H-1000 Autopilot Controls - One At Each Helm - One At Nav Station
  • Raymarine C-120 12" Color Chartplotter/Radar w/  4kw / 48 Mile Radome 
  • Garmin Color Chartplotter w/ XM Weather Module
  • Masthead TV Antenna
  • Sony AM/FM/XM Stereo w/ 5 disc CD Changer - Includes Salon & Waterproof Cockpit Speakers.
  • GPS, VHF, &AM/FM Antenna's replaced (2019)

AC / Shore Power

  • 110 Volt Breaker Panel
  • Polarity Indicator
  • 2 - 30 Amp Shore Power Cords
  • 3500 Watt Zantrax Invertor w/ Link 2000 Remote / Battery Monitor
  • AC Volt Meter
  • Multiple Outlets - GFI Protected

DC / Battery System

  • 12 Volt Breaker Panel
  • DC Volt Meter
  • 4 - Deep Cycle 4-D House Batteries In Custom Box - 
  • 3 - Deep Cycle Group 31 Starter & Bow Thruster Batteries - (2017)
  • 2 Battery Chargers - 40 Amp & 140 Amp
  • Battery Selector Switches
  • 12 Volt Cabin & Reading Lights
  • 12 Volt Cabin Fans
Sails and Rigging

A Powerful Sail Plan Includes In-Mast Roller Furling Mainsail & 150% Genoa Provides Simplicity Plus A Balanced Rig That Sails Efficiently On & Off The Wind.

All Running Rigging Is Conveniently Led Through Dedicated Sheet Stoppers - To The Security Of The Cockpit

  • Furling Mast - w/ New Main by "Sperry Sails" (2017)
  • Roller Furling Mainsail & 150% Genoa
  • 2 - Lewmar 66 Primary Winches
  • 2 - Lewmar Maneuvering Winches - One Is Electric
  • Spinnaker / Utility Halyard
  • Dual - Plastimo Tube Type - Permanent Radar Reflectors
Mechanical and Systems
  • Optional 100hp Yanmar - Provides True 8.5 Knot Cruise Speed
  • New Single Lever Throttle/Shifter (2018)
  • New Transmission (2018)
  • Cockpit Propane Locker w/ 2 Tanks
  • 11 Gal. Hot Water Heater
  • Manual & Electric Bilge Pumps
  • 3 Blade Prop
  • 2 Holding Tanks w/ Deck & Gravity Discharges
  • Freshwater Wash Down - Fore & Aft
  • Solid Integral Stainless Steel Davits/Bimini Support, Radar Arch
  • Cockpit Cushions
  • Full Dodger w/Makrolon Glass (2017)
  • Free Standing Full Cockpit Bimini w/ Connector To Dodger (2017)

Al Dente Is Offered As A Complete, Turnkey, Sail-A-Way Vessel.

  • 65' CQR Anchor w/ 200' 3/8 BBB Chain
  • 45' Anchor w/ 40' Chain & 250' Rode
  • Misc. Safety Gear
  • Misc. Handling Gear

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.

Additional Contact Information

Springline Yacht Sales main office is located at Mystic Shipyard in Mystic, CT. We also have locations in Mamaroneck, NY and Quebec, Canada.Springline Yacht Sales is out to be the most successful new yacht and used yacht dealer in Long Island Sound, Connecticut (CT), New England and the North East. We have new sailboats for sale from Island Packet Yachts, Blue Jacket Yachts, Catalina Yachts, Discovery Yachts, Southerly Yachts, Blue Water Catamarans, Elan Yachts and Impression Yachts by Elan, and Tartan Yachts. We also have powerboats for sale from Legacy Yachts (by Tartan), and Gagliotta Powerboats.  We also have extensive experience with Beneteau, and Jeanneau sailboats as well as Mainship trawlers. We often have used sail boats for sale or brokerage boats for sale from such manufacturers as Tartan, Pacific Seacraft, C&C, JBoats, Hunter, Beneteau, Sabre, and O’Day, Pearson, Ericson, Hanse, Dufour, Grand Solei, Dehler, Mainship and many more. Most of our clients are right here in the heart of New England:  LI Sound, CT. NY, RI, MA, LI, NJ.  However, we have helped people buy sailboats and power boats and sell sailboats and sell powerboats from as far as NJ, FL, TX, and CA.  Whether you're new to boating, new to sailing, or just new to your boat, SLYS confidence building “Five*Star Delivery” and new boat training program is designed to completely familiarize you with your new boat and its operation.  We are always happy to help you with your brokerage boat as well!  Springline offers extensive and comprehensive boat brokerage services to both buyers and sellers.  SLYS can help you with the purchase of a new sailboat or used sailboat or brokerage boat.  Springline is the best new or used boat dealer in New England and Catalina, Elan, Island Packet and Blue Jacket sailboat dealer in New York and CT.  At Springline Yacht Sales, we know new boats and used boats better than anyone.  SLYS is a CPYB (Certified Professional Yacht Broker) Endorsed yacht brokerage (used sail boat and used power boat).  Our office is just a short drive from Manhattan New York, Westchester County, Fairfield County, Rhode Island, Mass and a quick ferry ride from Long Island, NY.  Whether you are coming from CT, NY, RI, MA, LI, FL, NJ, TX, CA or anywhere else in the USA, we will make it worth the trip!

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