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  • 53'
  • 2001
  • Seabrook, Texas, United States
  • $289,000



Here’s a great opportunity on a freshwater Carver 530 Voyager Pilothouse!  She has every option one could want for extended cruising, including a davit system, Sat Weather and TV, AIS, updated electronics and many other notable features.  Radar arch hinged for Great Loop!

All new pictures - Dec, 2017

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Builder: CARVER
  • Category: Motor Yacht
  • Model: 53 Voyager
  • Model Year: 2001
  • YearBuilt: 2001
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: 1123488
  • Vessel Top: Bimini Top
  • Fly Bridge: Yes
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 3/8 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 53' 0" (16.15m)
  • LWL: --
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 15' 0" (4.57m)
  • Min Draft: --
  • Max Draft: --
  • Clearance: --
  • MFG Length: 53' 0" (16.15m)
  • Cruise Speed: 19 Knots
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: --
  • Max Speed: 24 Knots
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 48,500 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 200 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 100 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 800 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 4
  • Heads: 2
  • Sleeps: 8
  • State Rooms: 3
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: CDRK2256H001
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Deck Material: N/A
  • Hull Configuration: N/A
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: N/A
  • Hull Color: N/A
  • Hull Finish: N/A
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Volvo
  • Model: TAMD74
  • Engine Count: Twin
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


Decor throughout consists of high grade flooring, black high polished Avonite countertops, upgraded brass hardware and elegant touches that complement the vessels stunning cherry cabinetry.


The salon provides comfortable a seating and conversation area with first-class entertainment systems and close to seven feet of headroom. The sofa has two reclining chairs and built-in to the port side is a settee that will convert to a bed. The salon and galley arrangement allows for bottle and glass storage on the inboard end of the serving bar.

  • Upholstered Sofa Convertible To Double Bed
  • Visio flatscreen TV
  • Harmon Kardon AM/FM/Video Receiver Player
  • Upholstered Chair
  • Sliding Glass And Stainless Steel Salon Door With CurtainBuilt-In
  • Cherry Valances
  • Cherry Soffit For Diffused AC System
  • Cherry Cabinetry
  • Glass Topped End Table
  • Alexander Tan Carpeting
  • Cherry Mini-Blinds
  • (2) End Table Lamps
  • Recessed Halogen Lights
  • Cherry End Table With Avonite Top
  • Cherry Surfaced High-Lo Cocktail Table


The fully-equipped galley has plentiful storage as well as food preparation areas. The galley is on the same level just forward of the salon. Galley dual bowl sink and serving center are to port.

  • Sub-Zero Refrigerator
  • Sub-Zero Freezer
  • Cherry Storage Cabinets and Drawers
  • Princess Electric 3-Burner Stovetop
  • Cherry Sole
  • Double Solid Surface Sinks With Cover Built-In Microwave Convection Oven
  • Pressure, Dockside Fresh Water System
  • High Polished Avonite Counter Tops
  • Water Heater
  • Electric Oven 
  • Water Tank Monitor 

Master Stateroom

The stateroom is located forward and amidship via spiral steps from the pilothouse. The master stateroom and the ensuite head are full beam. Upon entering from the main companionway, the queen size berth is to the left and the ensuite head is to the right. Either side of the berth are nightstands with Avonite tops and speakers below. The headboard is upholstered; the overhead has two reading lights and a mirrored section above. Extensive storage is provided via a five drawer bureau with Avonite top, numerous drawers and hanging lockers. The ensuite head includes the centerline vanity with two cabinet doors below and Avonite top and integral sink. Above the sink is a mirror with fore and aft mirrored medicine cabinets. The head and shower are in separate compartments fore and aft accessed by frosted glass doors. The washer and dryer are easily accessible and are concealed along the aft bulkhead.

  • Centerline Queen Bed With Three Storage Drawers Under
  • Recessed Halogen Lights and Reading Lights
  • Innerspring Mattress
  • Custom Sheets
  • Nightstands With Avonite Top
  • (2) Lighted Cedar Hanging Wardrobes With Avonite Top
  • Cherry Cabin Walls With Multiple Drawers
  • Large Walk-In Closet
  • Flatscreen TV
  • CD/Stereo
  • Separate Stall Shower/Tub, includes A Frosted Glass Door
  • Frosted Opening Stainless Steel Porthole
  • Hand Held Or Wall Waterfall Fixture For Tub
  • Separate Head Compartment With Frosted Glass Door
  • Vacuflush, Light and Exhaust Fan
  • Washer/ Dryer 

VIP Stateroom

The VIP stateroom is forward and provides luxury accommodations for guests. The guest head is shared by the two forward cabins and also serves as the day head. There are two access doors. The vanity has a curved front with two cabinets below and an Avonite countertop and molded sink. Above is a mirrored medicine cabinet. The shower has a bifold glass door, molded seat, frosted opening porthole and a hand held or wall mountable fixture. The toilet is a Vacuflush head system.

  • Centerline queen berth
  • Recessed halogen lights
  • Innerspring mattress
  • Reading lights
  • Custom sheets
  • Portholes and drapes
  • Underbed storage
  • Ensuite access to Vacuflush Head
  • Storage Drawers
  • Stall Shower
  • Lighted Hanging Locker
  • Avonite Counters in Head
  • TV/VCR
  • Mirrored Cabinets in Head 
  • Overhead screened hatch 

Port Stateroom

  • Twin Over/Under Berths
  • Recessed Halogen Lights
  • Night Stand With Avonite Top and Cabinet
  • Reading lights
  • Lighted Cedar Hanging Locker
  • Porthole and Drapes
  • Storage Drawer 

Fly Bridge

  • Full Enclosure
  • Cushioned Helm Seat
  • Helm Station with Gauges, Instruments And Controls
  • Tilt Steering Wheel
  • Bimini Top
  • Icebox and Wetbar
  • Volvo Electronic Control System
  • Engine Sync
  • Auto Pilot Raytheon Raypilot 65 Remote
  • Raytheon Raydata Depth and Speed Indicators
  • Refrigerator with Freezer
  • Cushioned Seating For 6 to 8
  • Table, Adjustable with Sunpad Filler
  • CD Player and Speakers
  • Life Ring
  • Cup Holders
  • Carpet
  • Marquipt Electric Davit
  • Raytheon Ray 220 VHF Radio With Hailer
  • Helm And Seat Covers 


Up a few steps forward from the galley is the pilothouse/lower helm station which provides excellent cruising visibility. The settee and table are comfortable for entertaining and conversation as well as dining. Access to the flybridge is provided via steps from the pilothouse.

  • Joystick Control System
  • Black Ultra-Leather Helm Seat
  • Adjustable Helm Station With Tilt Steering Wheel, Gauges, Instruments and Controls
  • Accent Lamps
  • Helm Door To Starboard- Side Opening
  • Dinette Cherry Table With Folding Leaf and Adjustable Pedestal
  • Steps and Hatch To Bridge
  • Ultra Leather Settee For Six 

Electronics and Navigation

  • Volvo Single Lever Electronic Controls
  • ST60 Raytheon Tridata
  • Raymarine H6 GPS/Chart/Radar MFD display (upper)
  • Qty 2 Raymarine E120 MFD displays (lower)
  • Rudder Indicator (Dual)
  • Remote Windlass Control (Dual)
  • Searchlight (Dual)
  • Ritchie Compass (Dual)
  • Bennett Trim Tabs
  • Dual Horns
  • 6001 ST Raymarine Autopilot
  • House Phone System
  • Raymarine Sat TV
  • Bow Thruster Control
  • Voyager Engine Room Monitor And Rear Camera 

Electrical System

  • 12V & 24V DC; 110V AC
  • 13.5kw Kohler Generator With Sound Shield
  • Auto Battery Charger For Bow Thruster
  • Heat Inverter
  • Battery Parallel Switch
  • Battery Shut Off
  • Switches and Isolators Dockside
  • 50' 50 AMP Electrical Cable
  • Cable TV And Telephone Connections
  • Auto Battery Charger For Engine/Gen Batteries 

Mechanical Equipment and Engine

  • Voltage Stabilizer Transformer
  • Halon Auto Fire Extinguishing System Bow Thruster
  • Built-In Craftsman Tool Box
  • (3) Bilge Pumps, Auto
  • Bilge Blowers
  • Engine And Bilge Alarms
  • Electronic Engine Controls
  • Oil Change System
  • Marine Air Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning
  • Macerator And Overboard Discharge With Tank
  • Holding Tank Monitor
  • Hydraulic Steering 

Deck Equipment

  • Bow Pulpit
  • Windlass, Maxwell Electric
  • Anchor, Delta With 150' Chain
  • Freshwater Washdown In Anchor Locker
  • Foredeck Sunpad With Cover
  • Windshield Wipers And Washers
  • Wrap Around Stainless Steel Walkway Rails
  • Hand Rails On Cabin Sides
  • Wide, Non-Skid Deckways
  • Life Jackets
  • Fenders and Lines
  • Docking and Navigation Lights
  • Windshield Cover
  • Stainless Steel Portholes With Screens
  • Deck Hatches With Screens 


  • Custom Sunshade Over Cockpit
  • Fiberglass Cockpit Sole
  • Courtesy Lights
  • Integrated Steps To Side Decks
  • Engine Room And Lazarette Access Via Cockpit
  • Deck Hatch On Gas Shocks
  • Aft Cockpit Coaming Bolster
  • 110 Volt Outlet
  • Indirect Lighting
  • Stereo Speakers
  • Port and Starboard Fuel Fills
  • Padded Cockpit Bolster 
  • Transom Door
  • Freshwater Washdown
  • Freshwater Dockside Connection
  • Integral Swim Platform
  • Recessed Swim Ladder
  • Storage Lockers In Swim Platform
  • Pop-Up Cleats On Swim Platform
  • Molded Steps Port And Starboard For Easy Boarding
  • Flybridge Ladder Access To Starboard
  • Molded-In Quartz Lights in Flybridge Aft Overhang
  • Glendinning Cablemaster
  • (2) Rod Holders In Each Gunwale Carpet 


Tender and motor are excluded from the sale.