Palm Beach 42

The Jewel of the Sea

Style, performance, comfort and efficiency – all are clearly on display in this beautifully compact cruiser.
A light-filled, climate-controlled salon, a luxurious master stateroom, a head with full sized shower, a well-equipped galley – the PB42 has all the amenities of a much larger yacht. Its unique hull shape guarantees an unsurpassed efficiency that you’ll enjoy when cruising comfortably at 26 knots.

  • Length
    14.72 m / 48' 3" ft
  • Beam
    4.48 m / 14.8 ft
  • Cruise Speed
    32 knots
  • Cruising Range
    270 nm
“This is the most gorgeous and feature-rich yacht of its size out there!”
Southern Boating, Palm Beach 42 review.

Total control at your fingertips

The comfortable, two-seater helm station makes piloting the PB42 a very intuitive and enjoyable process in all conditions.
The handcrafted, teak steering wheel sits over an instrumentation panel whose ergonomic layout is simple and easy to read. The controls are both positive and precise. At the dock, you’ll find you can moor her with just your fingertips!

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The less you churn, the less you burn

The hull design on all Palm Beach yachts is unique. Designed by Mark Richards and Andy Dovell, its warped semi-displacement form leaves a minimal wake, displaying clear evidence of the ease with which it is moving through the water.

In terms of efficiency and fuel burn, it is unrivalled.

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