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2014 Princess V48 Open

Gold Coast, Queensland




This amazing vessel boasts great versatility and is an entertainers delight with an open plan exterior cockpit which flows effortlessly into the European style aft sun-pad, offering an abundance of space for family and friends to enjoy with a wet bar area, BBQ and refrigeration.

Powered by dual 435hp Volvo 600IPS this vessel will cruise comfortably at 24 knots and will take you in speeds in excess of 30 knots offering great fuel efficiency and exceptional handling both at sea and in marinas making any day on the water an enjoyable one. Delivered new to Australian this V48 Open had been well looked after and has very low hours.

Below deck the vessel features a full beam master cabin with a walk around bed and ensuite, an abundance of light flows in though the large windows. The forward cabin is fitted with scissor beds which can be split into two singles or pulled together to form a double island bed with an ensuite. The saloon has a retractable dining table which can be converted into additional accommodation for extra guests.

 The galley has been well designed with a full-size fridge/freezer offering ample catering storage abilities, high quality appliances and spacious work bench. Equipped with Princess cutlery and crockery.

 The option list on this Princess includes a large electrically operated fabric sun roof, teak laid cockpit, William 325 turbojet tender, new exterior upholstery and a hydraulic swim platform with ease of access to the tender garage for storing equipment.

This is truly a remarkable Princess that has been well looked after. Please call to arrange a private viewing of the magnificent sports cruiser. 


BLM Yacht Sales / Fall River is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Yachtsmen International.

Basic Boat Info

Make: Princess
Model: V48 Open
Year: 2014
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Princess Yachts
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: TBA123456789
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 51'1 ft / 15.57 m
Length Overall: 51'10 ft / 15.80 m
Beam: 13'6 ft / 4.11 m
Max Draft: 3'9 ft / 1.14 m
Dry Weight: 30,200 lb
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: IPS 600
  • Drive Type: Pod
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 435hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2014
  • Engine Hours: 445
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: IPS 600
  • Drive Type: Pod
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 435hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2014
  • Engine Hours: 445
Total Engine Power: 870hp
Cruising Speed: 24 kn
Maximum Speed: 32 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 343 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 79 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Pod
Boat Class: Cruisers, Motor Yachts

Steering System
Joystick Control
Manufacturer Provided Description

The V48 Open delivers performance, efficiency and exceptional handling, both at sea and in the marina utilising Volvo IPS. Plus, the ultimate open experience.
The incredibly spacious teak-laid cockpit, with its generous seating, is shaded by the canopy and electrically operated fabric roof. The cockpit incorporates a wetbar whilst further aft a large integrated sunbed positioned above the tender garage, can accommodate a 3.25m jet-rib. With ease of launch via the electro-hydraulic bathing platform.

  • reversible electric anchor winch with foredeck and helm position controls
  • self-stowing Ultra Anchor Stainless steel 60lb
    with 40m chain
  • stemhead roller with automatic anchor launch and retrieve
  • electro-hydraulic raise/lower transom platform with teak decking and integrated swimming ladder
  • stainless-steel bow, stern and spring cleats
  • stainless-steel pulpit and guardrails
  • stainless-steel coachroof handrails
  • Foredeck hatch with integrated skylight
  • skylight to saloon
  • PVc rubbing band with stainless-steel insert
  • Full set of iMcO navigation lights
  • riding light
  • remote control searchlight
  • Twin electric horns
  • Fuel and water fillers
  • self-draining
  • U-shaped seating/dining area
  • Teak table
  • Overhead and low level courtesy lights
  • Tonneau cover
  • stainless-steel grabrails
  • Wetbar with sink, storage, refrigerated coolbox
  • Access hatch to engine room
  • 220/240v shore support inlet in locker
  • Life raft locker
  • Transom platform with integrated swimming ladder (with optional electro-hydraulic raise/lower mechanism)
  • Aft sunbed
  • Tender garage with electro-hydraulic door and electric winch for tender up to 3.25m
  • Transom door
  • Hot and cold shower
  • storage lockers
  • Waterproof speakers

Deck Saloon

  • U-shaped sofa
  • Table  
  • storage lockers
  • Overhead downlighters
  • Main electrical control panel with battery isolation switches
  • skylight
  • Opening portlights (2)
  • radio/iPod/MP3 with saloon and cockpit speakers
  • Option of third cabin in place of lower dinette

Owner's Stateroom

  • Large double bed with drawers below
  • Wardrobe with shelves
  • Drawers and storage lockers
  • Overhead and individual berth lights
  • sofa
  • Panoramic trapezoidal windows in toughened glass with opening ports

En-suite bathroom

  • Avonite worktop
  • Wash basin with Monobloc mixer tap
  • separate stall shower with extractor
  • Mirror
  • storage locker
  • Opening portlight

Forward Guest Cabin

  • Large double bed with drawers below (option of scissor berths)
  • Wardrobe
  • Deck hatch with integrated fly screen and blind
  • storage lockers
  • Downlighters and individual berth lights
  • Opening ports (2)

En-suite bathroom

  • Wash basin with Monobloc mixer tap
  • separate stall shower with extractor
  • Mirror
  • storage locker
  • Opening portlight
  • Avonite (or similar) worktop
  • Trident 3 zone ceramic hob
  • stainless-steel sink with Monobloc mixer tap
  • Panasonic combination microwave/conventional oven with grill
  • Full height fridge/freezer
  • Waste bin
  • storage cupboards, drawers and lockers
  • Timber-laid flooring
  • Under floor storage bin
  • Opening portlight
  • Fisher and Paykel dishwasher drawer

Power and Drive Systems
  • Twin Volvo iPs-600 (2 x 435mhp driving contra rotating propellers via pod drive)
  • Power-assisted steering
  • electronic engine controls
  • Joystick manoeuvring system
  • Volvo active corrosion protection system
  • engine room extractor fans with electronic time delay
  • interceptor trim system with indicator panel
  • engine room lighting

24 Volt

  • 4 x heavy-duty batteries for engine starting
  • 4 x heavy-duty auxiliary batteries
  • engine alternators charge via split charge relays to isolate engine start batteries from auxiliaries
  • 40 amp 24v float battery charger
  • Battery paralleling system (for engine start back-up)
  • remote battery master switches with control switch at main panel
  • circuit breakers on all circuits

220/240 Volt

  • 7kW diesel generator with own starting battery, remote controls and specially silenced exhaust
  • shore support inlet (32A)
  • Power points in owner’s stateroom, forward guest cabin, galley (double), lower and upper saloon
  • Polarity check system
  • earth leakage safety trip
  • shaver points in both bathrooms
Engine Notes

Dual 435hp Volvo IPS -600 D6

Max. 32 Knots, Cruise 24 Knots

Hours: 445 approx.

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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