Bavaria 31 Cruiser

Bavaria 31 Cruiser for sale. This Cruiser with 2 cabins is built in 2008 and was designed by J&J Design with a CE Category A - Ocean design certification.

Basic Details

  • Make:
  • Model:
    31 Cruiser
  • Type:
    Sail Boat - Cruiser
  • Builder:
    Bavaria Yachtbau
  • Year:
  • Condition:
  • Location:
    In Wemeldinge - For Sail Yachtbrokers - The Netherlands
  • Price:
    59.999 EUR



Designer J&J Design
Shipyard Bavaria Yachtbau
Hull number DE-BAVN31T4C808
CE-category A
CE max weight 1,000 kg
CE max engine 14 kW
Passenger capacity 6
Hull shape Roundbilge
Hull colour White
Deck colour White
Deck construction Grp - sandwich with anti-slip
Windows Lewmar deck hatches (with rollo's and mosquito screens) and portholes
Cockpit Aft cockpit
Vertical clearance 14.75 m
Draught 1.48 m
Waterline length 8.32 m
Displacement 4,700 kg
Ballast 1,100 kg
Steering system Lewmar steering pedestal with stainless steel steering wheel, upholstered in leather and fitted
with a dark blue cover for over the steering pedestal and cockpit table
Position steering system Outside
Rudder Single spade rudder
Keel Fixed keel cast iron fin twin keel
White polyester hull with blue striping.
Teak on the cockpit seats and teak on the cockpit floor.
In 2021 all old antifouling layers were removed from the underwater hull and (preventively) 5 layers of Gelshield
epoxy and two layers of antifouling were applied.
This Bavaria 31 Cruiser is sold by the first owner and has only been used privately.


Headroom 1.82 m
Separate Dining area
Engine room
Cabins 2
Berths fixed: 4 Extra: 2
Type interior Classic, warm Mahogany
Color upholstery Blue and White
Curtains White
Water tank & material 155 litre Plastic
Water tank gauge
Waste water tank 70 Litre Plastic
Waste water tank gauge
Deck suction
Water system electric water pressure system
Hot water 2021 : boiler (heated via engine or via 220 Volt shore power)
Toilet 1 Manual Jabsco (toilet pump renewed in 2021)
Television Philips
Radio/CD player JVC radio / CD player with speakers in the salon
DVD player
Cooker & fuel 2 burners Gas and Oven
Fridge & power source Electric toploader refrigerator with a Waeco compressor
Heating hot air Webasto
Cozy and spacious salon with white/blue striped back cushions and blue seat cushions in the salon.
Shower in the cockpit (with hot and cold water).

Engine, electrics

Number of identical engines 1
Starting type Electric
Type Inboard
Brand Volvo Penta
Model D1-20B
Serial number 5102350949S
Year 2008
Number of cylinders 3
Power 18 hp / 13,42 kW
Hours counter
Engine hours 906
Fuel Diesel
Fuel consumption 3 litre/hour
Transmission Saildrive
Propulsion 2 bladed fixed propellor
Cooling system Indirect
Fuel tanks 1
Total fuel tank capacity 90 Litre
Fuel tank material Polyethyleen
Max speed 6 knots
Cruising speed 5 knots
Fuel tank gauge
Battery 2x 140 Ah Varta domestic battery (October 2021) and 1x 60 Ah engine battery (spring 2021)
Battery charger : October 2021 : Victron Blue Smart Charger 12V/30A/3 output 
Inverter 2020 : Mastervolt AC Master
Shore power with a new (November 2021) fixed connection and a circuit breaker
Shore power cable
Voltage 12V 220V
1x 12 Volt socket at the chart table.
3x 220 Volt socket (at the chart table, in the galley and in the saloon).
Multi Battery Isolator.
The membrane of the saildrive has been renewed in spring 2021.

Navigation and electronics

Compass Plastimo Olympic 135 (on the steering pedestal)
Log/speed Raymarine ST60+ Tridata
Depth gauge Raymarine ST60+ Tridata
Wind gauge Raymarine ST60+
Navigation lights anchor, steam, deck, bow and stern lighting
Charts, guides 2019 : digital chart for chart plotter
Rudder position indicator in autopilot
Autopilot Raymarine ST6002 Smartpilot with a Lewmar Integra Autopilot Drive
GPS / Chart plotter 2019 : Raymarine Axiom 9 (on the steering pedestal)
AIS Raymarine
VHF Raymarine Ray 240E

Rig and sails

Sailplan type Sloop 7/8 rigged
Number of masts 1
Spars material Aluminium Selden Furlin mast, boom, Rodkicker, stainless steel rigging, single set of spreaders
and a tackeled backstay tensioner
Standing rig Steel wire
Sail surface 50.9 m2
Number of sails 2
Sails material Dacron
Furling mainsail 2020 : Insails : furling mainsail
Genoa Furling genoa
Furling foresail Furlex 100S
Winches Lewmar : 4x 30ST and 2x 16ST
Manual winches 6
Self-tailing 6
2021 : Dark blue Furling Genoa cover.
German Mainsheet System (mainsail sheet can be operated from both sides of the cockpit).

Deck Equipment

Anchors & material 1 x Delta Galvanized
Anchor connection Rope and chain
Sprayhood dark blue sprayhood with a cockpit cover (serviced in November 2021)
Sea rails stainless steel stantions with double-wire plastified stainless steel wire
Push- and pulpit
Swimming platform can be folded down manually and is provided with teak
Swimming ladder stainless steel
Fenders, lines 6x fender and 6x mooring line
Cockpit table Fixed plastic cockpit table with folding teak tops. Teak Veneer is in moderate condition.
Teak outboard engine bracket on the pushpit.


Life buoy : Red horseshoe lifebuoy with lamp.
Life raft 2013 : 6 person CHF-U6 life raft in container (on cabin roof in front of sprayhood), last inspection was in
Bilge pump Manual Electric
Fire extinguisher 3x fire extinguisher (to be inspected/renewed)
Radar reflector
Gas bottle locker with drain
Self-draining cockpit
Emergency tiller


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  • Hull material:
    GRP - sandwich
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Energy and propulsion

  • Engine manufacturer:
    Volvo Penta D1-20B
  • Engine power:
    18 Hp / 13.4 kW (hp)
  • Fuel type:
  • Fuel tank size:
    90 l
  • Battery:
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  • Salons:
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  • Rigging type:
    Sloop 7/8 rigged
  • Mast material:
  • Main sail:
    2020 : Insails : furling mainsail
  • Genuas:
    Furling genoa

Other specifications

  • CE Certification:
    Category A - Ocean
  • Designer:
    J&J Design