The Boat – Grand Soleil 43

For almost forty years Cantiere del Pardo has been creating yachts with a blend of high performance and unmistakable elegance. These distinguishing features have made Grand Soleil a true icon of Italian design, thus allowing Cantiere del Pardo to leave a mark on a fundamental chapter in the history of modern sailing. The new GS 43’ was conceived to guarantee maximum performance and comfort, combined with style and seaworthiness thus truly reflecting Grand Soleil DNA.

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Boat Specifications

GENERAL DATA Overall Length  13,25 m
Hull Length  12,90 m
Waterline Length  11,70 m
Max Beam 4,00 m
Draft  2,40 m
Std. displacement  8.800 Kg
Ballast 3.080 Kg
Berths  6/8
Fuel Tank  210 lt
Water Tank  360 lt
Engine Volvo 55hp
Naval architecture Claudio Maletto
Exterior designer Design
Interior designer Design Harry Miesbauer Yacht Design
Grand Soleil Design Team
Builder Cantiere del Pardo

Main Saloon

Spacious “C” shaped sofa
Sliding bench mounted on rails with stowage space.
Wide sofa on starboard side.
Stowage rack and numerous hanging lockers with pistons.

Navigation Station

Chart table with storage space.
12V and 230V sockets.
Chart LED light.
Seat with top opening.
Main electric control panel for 230V and 12V sections

Owner Cabin

Double bed.
2 stowage drawers under bed.
Lockers and shelves along hull sides.
2 double-door wardrobes with hangers and shelves.
2 flush hatches with integrated blinds and mosquito nets.
2 LED reading lights.
12V and 230V plugs.

Owner Head and Shower CompartmentHead bulkheads finished in white.
Sink with single lever mixer taps.
Marine Toilet.
Dedicated mixer tap for shower, 2 shower doors.
Electrical pump for shower floor sump, manually or automatic operated
Overhead locker with mirror.


Double stainless steel sink.
White resin galley work top.
Pressurised hot and cold fresh water.
Hinged door with rubbish bin.
2 burner gas stove with oven.
Top access fridge compartment with baskets and 12V compressor.
Drawers with soft close mechanism.
Stowage above work top and plate rack.
12V and 230V sockets.

Port and Starboard Aft Cabins

Double bed.
Double-door wardrobe with hangers, shelves and shoe compartment.
Shelve on hull sides.
Ventilation and light provided by 1 opening port hole, with integrated
blinds and mosquito nets.
Wide panel to access and inspect engine and technical compartment.
12V and 230V sockets.
2 LED reading lights.

Aft Head

Manual Marine toilet.
Wash basin with hot/cold pressure tap.
Dedicated mixer tap for shower.
Holding tank.
Sensor-equipped electric pump to drain shower bilge automatically or manually.