While Schaefer Yachts may not yet be a household name in the United States, this year marks the shipyards 25th anniversary. There are more than 3,500 vessels afloat around the world ranging from 30 to 83 feet. “As the biggest shipyard in South America, we’re confident in what we do and how we do it,” says Samuel Brito, CEO of Schaefer Yachts USA.
Brazilian based Schaefer Yachts released their 56’ yacht, the Schaefer 560, in 2015. The Schaefer 560 is one of the company’s most sought after model. With large rooms, high ceilings, lounge bow and gourmet space on the platform, the Schaefer 560 surprises everyone with the most interior space in its class.
All Schaefer Yachts, from 36 to 83 feet, are designed using an exclusive vacuum infusion system which creates a stronger, lighter, more economical and comfortable ride. The Schaefer 560 cruises at 24 knots, has a wide sturdy beam of 16’3”, has enough room for 17 people during the day, sleeps 6 at night plus additional room for 2 crew members.
Total length: 17.93 m (58’8″)
Max beam: 4.96 m (16’3″)
Angle V stern: 14º
Draft: 0.91 m (2’9″)
Maximum displacement: 25.7 ton (56,658.8 lbs.)
Fuel capacity: 2,400 l (634 US gal)
Fresh water capacity: 750 l (198 US gal)
Cabins: 3 + 1
Bathrooms: 2 + 1
Motors: 2 x 800 – 950 hp – DIESELS
Designer: Marcio Schaefer
Notable Helm Features:
Helm stations with 2 20” monitors
Command panel in leather
Electronic control panel
Notable Saloon Features:
3D LED TV
Notable Galley Features:
4 burner electric cooktop
Notable Master Suite Features:
Full electric head
40” LED TV with Blu-Ray
Notable VIP Suite Features:
Full electric head
Notable Starboard Cabin Features:
2 Single beds with compliment to double bed
Notable Crew Cabin Features:
2 Single beds
Air conditioning outlet
Notable Cockpit Features:
Stern gourmet area
Notable Electronic Features:
Electric hot water system
Electrical system with full circuit breaker protection
With the Schaefer 560, owners have the option between 2 Volvo IPS engines, optional gangway, hydraulic swimming platform, GPS Raymarine system, monitoring cameras, fly bridge ice maker, teak options, inflatable/jet support and so much more.
Nautical Ventures is your official Schaefer Yachts dealer for South Florida. With locations in Fort Lauderdale, North Palm Beach, and Riviera Beach, Nautical Ventures is proud to offer these amazing vessels to the South Florida boating community. We have models in-stock, ready for your inspection. Sea trial one today and discover a new level of luxury and performance in an exceptionally built motor yacht.
Nautical Ventures is recognized by Boating Industry as a Top 100 Dealer and we’ve been serving the South Florida boating market for over 30 years. We’ve been helping boaters in Palm Beach County, Broward County, and Dade County get on the water to enjoy trouble-free boating. We service everything we sell and we are factory trained to warranty everything we carry.
Written by: Erin Carr Erin@nauticalventures.com