Hallberg Rassy 53

365,000 Tax Paid | Olbia Italy


  • Make Hallberg Rassy
  • Model 53
  • Year 2001
  • LOA 53ft/16m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Shaft Drives
  • Layout Centre Cockpit
  • Berths 7
  • Cabins 3
  • Aft Cabins 1
  • Ancasta Ref 35242
  • Name Angabluu


For sale - Hallberg Rassy 53. Excellent example of this popular blue water cruiser is an excellent yacht for sailing in all corners of the world. Easily managed all-furling rig with hydraulics and standing rigging replaced and or serviced in recent years. Recent Hood sails. Well protected cockpit, fixed screen as well as lead keel and skeg hung rudder help make her comfortable and reassuring. With a generous specification she is suited for both long term cruising as well as island hopping. Lots of her inventory has been serviced and upgraded such as rig, sails and generator. As ever her mahogany interior is beautifully executed and is in lovely condition, great layout for use at sea and in harbour, owners suite aft with double and single, double forward and twin passage cabin. She has air-conditioning as well as independent Webasto heating. Comprehensive electronics mainly from Raymarine but also SSB. Strongly recommended and priced to attract a quick sale her owner having bought her larger replacement. Many more photos upon request.

For more information, photos or to arrange a viewing please contact agent Tristan Abery (English, Spanish, Russian, French). Although we have temporarily closed our office doors, we are still working full-time whilst observing regulations and social distancing. Feel free to reach us through WhatsApp, FaceTime, Zoom or just a regular call so we can explore how we can help to progress your yachting plans.

Tristan Abery
M. +44 7766 130909
M. +34 660 68 02 61
E. barcelona@ancasta.com


Built by Hallberg Rassy in Sweden in 2001
2002 model year

Fibreglass hull and superstructure
Hull and deck joined by overlapping GRP laminate
White gelcoat hull finish with blue stripe
Rubbing strake with brass strip along hull
Lead bulb keel
GRP skeg rudder
Bathing platform with teak surface and stainless steel bathing ladder
Teak laid decks and cockpit
Stainless steel bowsprit
Rigid windshield with toughened glass in aluminium frame and opening mid-panel

Length over all 16.44m
Length waterline 13.35m
Beam 4.64m
Draft 2.29m


Deck stepped aluminium mast
In mast hydraulic furling system
Navtec hydraulic boom vang
Navtec hydraulic backstay
Double spreaders
Stainless steel standing rigging
Hydraulic furling genoa system
Hydraulic cutter stay system
Spinnaker pole

Hydraulic furling systems (genoa, cutter and mainsail) refitted in 2013
Mast and rigging refitted in 2014
Fore stay renewed in 2017

Hood Sails furling mainsail in Vectran (new 2015)
Hood Sails furling genoa in Vectran (new 2016)
Furling jib

Lewmar 66 CEST electric primary winches in cockpit
Lewmar 48 CEST electric mainsheet winches in cockpit
Lewmar 40 CEST electric halyard winch on deck in front of mast
Lewmar CST48 manual winch mounted at mast
Lewmar mainsail track and block
Lewmar genoa tracks with blocks


Version with three cabins and two head compartments
Interior finished in varnished mahogany wood with classic varnished teak floors and sand coloured carpet
Air-conditioning throughout the yacht (refitted in 2015)
2 x Webasto interior heating
Fusion 750 entertainment system with WiFi and Bluetooth
Curtains and blinds for all windows and hatches
Central vacuum hoover system under stairs

Neptune upholstery in grey fabric, renewed in 2015
L-shape sofa on starboard side with large dining table and two extra removable seats
2 x Lazy chairs at port side with centre drink table
Flatscreen TV with Blue Ray DVD (2017)
Storage lockers behind seats and sofa at both sides
Indirect and reading lamps mounted to bulkheads
Clock, barometer and hygrometer mounted to main bulkhead

U-shape galley is situated next to the entrance at starboard side and fitted with a white Corian worktop
Double stainless steel sinks with pressurised mixer tap hot/cold and extra tap with manual foot pump
Cupboards and storage lockers
ForceTen 3-burner gas cooker with oven
Electrolux EMM 1260/230V microwave
2 x Refrigerators (fridge and freezer). Compressors and cooling system refitted in 2015
Miele dishwasher (2010)

The chart table is situated next to the entrance at port side
Comfortable chart table seat finished in grey Neptune fabric (2015)
Fitted with various navigation instruments and switch panel
The walk-through behind the chart table to the aft owner’s cabin is fitted with an extra refrigerator, a hanging locker for oil skins, library shelves, cupboards and lockers

Version with a double bed at starboard side and a comfortable single bed at port side
Centre seat between the beds
Storage space under both beds
Neptune mattresses (2010)
Flatscreen TV (2017) mounted to aft bulkhead
Various clothing lockers and shelves
En-suite owner’s head compartment with electric flush toilet, shower cabin with fix shower and automatic drain pump, cabinet with storage lockers and washbasin with hot/cold pressurised mixer tap and extra water tap with manual foot pump.
Kenny EU355/230V washing machine is stalled in a locker in the head compartment

The guest cabin is situated in front of the main bulkhead at starboard side and fitted two single bunk berths
Neptune mattresses (2010)
Various lockers and mirror

Comfortable double bed in V-shape with Neptune mattresses (2010)
Cupboards and clothing lockers
Storage space under beds

Situated at port side opposite the guest cabin
Electric flush toilet
Cabinet with washbasin and hot/cold pressurised mixer tap
Shower with automatic drain pump


Approx. 4500 hours run
Shaft drives
3 blade Maxprop propeller (plus spare propeller)
Bow thruster 15HP (new 2015)
New engine weed filter installed in 2015
Stand-alone fuel cleaning system

Whisper diesel generator in sound box (new 2019)
Mastervolt Mass Sine 24V 2500W inverter (refitted 2015)
Mastervold Mas G2 galvanic isolation transformer
12V engine circuit
24/230V domestic circuit
12V 140Ah AGM engine battery (new 2015)
4 12V 140Ah AGM domestic batteries (new 2015)
Mastervolt 12V 40Ah battery charger (refitted in 2015)
DCC6000 battery control monitor
Engine alternator 12V/60Ah
Extra 24V/100Ah engine alternator (refitted 2015)

Watermaker MT3200 with oil separator
Hot and cold pressurised system
Water heater in 80 litre tank
Electric shower drain system, direct pump out to sea

Fuel: 850 litres
Water: 1020 litres


At cockpit entrance:
2 Raytheon ST60 Multi
Raytheon ST60 Compass
Raytheon ST60 Wind direction/wind speed
Raytheon ST60 Wind close hauled/wind speed
Raymarine E-Serie 165 HybridTouch combi radar/chart plotter/GPS
At helm pedestal:
Raytheon ST60 Multi
Raytheon ST7000 Plus GP Autopilot with double linear drive (new computer 2015)
Raymarine VHF
Raymarine Lifetag MOB system
Engine control panel and single lever engine throttle control
Remote control for plotter
Deck lights operating push buttons
At chart table:
Raytheon ST7000 Plus GP Autopilot with double linear drive (new computer 2015)
Raytheon ST60 Multi
Raymarine VHF
Raymarine E-Serie 125 HybridTouch combi radar/chart plotter/GPS
PC with keyboard
Leika AP Navigator MK10 DGPS
KVH 500 fleet broadband satellite telephone and internet
Icom SSB receiver and short band transmitter
In owner’s cabin:
Raytheon ST60 Multi

Electric 1500W windlass
34kg anchor
70m 12mm chain

Simpson electric davits

Protective boat cover
Mooring lines and fenders
Folding teak pushpit seats
Comfortis cockpit cushions (2017)
Soft top sprayhood in off-white canvas
Cockpit tent in off-white canvas
Bimini top in off-white fabric, mounted on stainless steel bars
Varnished teak folding cockpit table, mounted to steering pedestal
Cockpit speakers
WiFi 4G network system
DSC-Pacific antenna (2015)
Backstay antenna
Raymarine camera installed on mast
Raymarine camera with night vision installed in engine room

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