YS 53
Back to yachts | 53.25 metres | 499 GT

Available from Spring 2024

Now under construction

Request more information

The Supporter of dreams

Introducing the most seriously fun vessel you can dream of – by the builder that invented the concept. The first YS 53 will be delivered in 2023. The next available YS 53 is in build now.

Find out how the YS 53 can deliver the unique yachting experience that you are dreaming of. Request more information below and stay up to date as the build progresses.

Are you dreaming of a unique and original yachting experience?

The YS 53 is the Supporter of dreams for today’s most innovative yacht owners. Our Yacht Support team created the YS 53 with completely new naval architecture. The design builds on two decades of Yacht Support experience and a deep understanding of high-end yacht operations, global adventure lifestyles and outstanding technical solutions. No matter how challenging your dream is, the YS 53 is ready to support you.

Designers of dreams

  • The YS 53 exterior design is playful, muscular and emboldening, you believe anything is possible.
  • Enjoy outdoor dining spaces, outdoor lounges under awnings, magnificent 360-degree views and floor to ceiling panoramic windows.
  • The guest interior concept created by our inhouse studio focusses on fun and informal connection to the outdoors.

Moena from design and proposal and production leader Mark.

Built for serious fun

Specifications and deck layouts

The YS 53 is 53 metres in length (175 ft) with accommodation for 6-16 guests. Delivery of Damen Yachting’s brand new YS 53 series from our Yacht Support range is starting from 2023. 

Length overall
53.25 metres (175 ft)
Beam overall (at hull)
9.20 metres (30 ft)
Draught (full load)
3.05 metres
Gross Tonnage
Design Exterior
Damen Yachting
Design Interior
Damen Yachting
Naval architecture
Damen Yachting
Maximum speed
19.0 knots
Range @ 12.0 knots
5,000 nautical miles
10 + Captain

Bridge Deck

Main Deck

Lower Deck

Sign up for more information and pricing

Complete the form to receive the latest updates as we introduce the new YS 53. We’ll send you details of how the yacht will look up close on deck, General Arrangement as well as beautiful imagery of our inspiring configurations. Whether actively looking for your next yacht or just curious about the future, you’re very welcome to take a closer look.

First YS 53 progress

Production of the first YS 53 began in early 2022 at our Damen shipyard. The YS 53 will be the most innovative and phenomenally capable support vessel ever built.

Steel cutting of new YS 53

Following a 2-year design and development phase, the first steel cutting at Damen Yachting’s Antalya facility brings the YS 53 to life.

First YS 53 sold

Find out about the first YS 53 will become an integral part of the legendary Owner’s unique and extensive private fishing programme.


Read our announcement