Bénéteau Boats Clipper 473

Bénéteau Boats Clipper 473

Lagos, Portugal | 2004

Bénéteau Boats Clipper 473 for sale

  • 3 Cabins

General information

14,30 m / 46,92 ft
4,32 m / 14,17 ft
1,90 m / 6,23 ft
0,00 tonne
220 liters
Fresh water
800 liters
Portugal, Lagos
Cruising speed
11,00 kn
Max speed
15,00 kn

Trend in prices

Updated Seller price Price, $ Change price, $
23.02.2020 110 000 € $ 118 756 -
30.04.2020 $ 119 605 $ 119 605 +$ 849
01.05.2020 $ 120 541 $ 120 541 +$ 936
06.05.2020 $ 120 002 $ 120 002 $ -539
07.05.2020 $ 118 833 $ 118 833 $ -1 169
17.05.2020 110 000 € $ 118 899 +$ 66

* Attention! The price is indicated on a date taking into account the currency exchange rate on this date



This 2004 Beneteau Oceanis 473 Clipper is in good condition and comes with twin wheels, large owner's cabin forward with en-suite, roomy main saloon, L-shaped galley, twin aft cabins and second heads. Her inventory includes a 55HP Volvo, bow thruster, 2017 mainsail with lazybag, 2016 furling genoa, electric primary winches, electric windlass, plotter, radar, autopilot, AIS, shorepower and much more! She completed the 2018 ARC and is ready for the 2020 Season.


Solid GRP hull in Navy Blue (painted), incorporating woven rovings and chopped strand matt, plus vinylester and isopthalic resins in outer layers for protection against osmosis. Frames and an inner grid moulding are bonded and laminated into the hull to support the keel and rig loads.

Cast iron keel that carries a flattened bulb at the heel. The spade rudder is a high aspect blade.

The deck is a GRP/balsa sandwich, mechanically fastened, glued and laminated to the hull.

Teak cockpit seats

Rig and Sails

"US Spars" deck-stepped masthead rig with twin swept-back spreaders

"Dyform" Standing rigging (checked in September 2018) 

Single line reefing

Twin back stays  

Solid Vang

Spinnaker running rigging (no spinnaker)

Twin Groove Roller Fore stay

Pole for genoa while running downwind

Flag Halyards at the spreaders

Aluminium Bottle screw covers


2017 Battened Mainsail

Lazybag and lazyjacks

2016 Furling Genoa

Storm Trysail

Storm Jib 

On Deck

Pulpit, pushpit, stanchions, guardrails and opening gates at the guardrails

Ten opening deck hatches provide excellent ventilation

Mooring Lines and Fenders

Six mooring cleats

Double rollers at the stem for anchor and mooring 

Simpson Lawrence electric windlass (2014)

20 Kg CQR with approx 30m (2019) chain and 70m warp

16 Kg CQR with approx 15m chain

Twin Leather covered wheels 

2 x Electric Lewmar 58 Self Tailing Primary Winches near the helm 

1 x Electric Lewmar 40 Self Tailing Winch on the coach-roof to port 

1 x Lewmar 40 Self Tailing Winch on the coach-roof to starboard

11 x Spinlock clutch jammers on the coach-roof

Main sheet traveller on the coach roof

Genoa Sheet leads are adjustable from the cockpit

Drop down seat to allow access to the boarding/swim platform

Stainless Steel Swim Ladder

H+C Transom Shower

Sprayhood with handrail

2009 Bimini 


Plenty of space and natural light helped by her many ports and hatches including panoramic overheads in the saloon.

Cherry wood interior.


This cabin has an island double berth. Excellent storage in drawers under the bed, a bench seat and hanging locker to port. 

Three opening deck hatches and two fixed hull ports.

En-suite to starboard

Large shower compartment that can be separated from the vanity unit, hand basin, marine toilet with holding tank

Opening Deck Hatch


2020 upholstery (being carried out at the moment)

U-shaped lounge to starboard and central bench seat, that can comfortably seat eight adults around the saloon table which can also convert to a double berth. Settee to port. There is plenty of storage space under the seats and in the shelves and cabinets above.

2 x opening deck hatches and four fixed hull ports


L-shaped galley to starboard aft of the saloon side of the saloon. It has a substantial top-loading cool box, front opening 12V. fridge/freezer, 2018 "ENO" two burner gas cooker with oven, gas alarm, microwave, twin stainless steel sinks with hot water. Loads of storage cupboards, drawers and shelves. 

2 x opening portholes on the side of the coach roof over the galley


Adjacent to the companionway to port (opposite the galley) is the forward facing chart table with nav seat, electrics panel and storage shelving.

1 x opening porthole at the side of the coach roof over the chart table


The Aft Heads is located aft of the Nav. Station to port. 

Electric Marine Toilet with holding tank, washbasin, shower and opening porthole


There are two roomy aft cabins with double berths, a bench seat, hanging locker, reading lights and shelving along the hull.

Opening deck hatch, opening porthole into the cockpit and opening porthole at the side of the coach roof


There is an abundance of storage throughout

Brass Clock and Barometer 

Electrical and Navigation

3 x 12v switched batteries 600Amp 

Charged by engine alternator (115 Amp)

"Mastervolt" 12/20 240v battery charger 60 Amp

"Mastervolt Combi 12/2000/100 Inverter with capacity for all equipment

Shore power with cable

"Silentwind" 30amp wind generator

Electric bilge pump

LED Navigation lights (including masthead tri-colour)

Plastimo steering compass to each wheel

Ramarine i70 Speed, log and depth instruments

Raymarine ST60 Wind Instrument

2 x Raymarine ST60 Multi

Raymarine RC520 GPS, Plotter and Radar

Raytheon Autopilot

ICOM IC-M505 DSC VHF (2006) with 2nd handset

Portable ICOM VHF (2012)

2018 Vesper Marine XB8000 AIS Transponder

Navtex (2008)

Bow Thruster Control at the helm

Radio/CD player with speakers in the saloon and cockpit


Life Raft (in date)

2018 Samyung ENC GPS-SEP 500 EPIRB

Horseshoe Buoy

Man overboard recovery system

8 x Lifejackets

Fire Extinguishers (date unknown)

Flares (in date)

Emergency tiller

Boarding/swim ladder

Electric bilge pump

2 x Manual bilge pumps

Gas alarm

Engine spares

Boat hook


Bow Thruster (duo-prop)

3 Blade Max Prop and spare 3 blade fixed Prop

Wind Generator

2018 Dinghy with a "Mariner" 9HP outboard engine

2018 Keelbolts

Rope Cutter

Protective rubbing strake on transom edge

TV/DVD Player 

Registered in Portugal

September 2018 Survey.

Brokers Comments

The present owner bought this boat in September 2018 and completed the ARC later that year. She is just back in the water (Feb. 2020) with a fresh coat of antifouling, new anodes and new stern gland. The owner has just purchased a bigger boat, hence the sale and excellent value.


Depthsounder, Log, speedometer, Plotter, Autopilot, Compass, GPS, VHF, Radar , TV set, Radio, CD player, Cockpit speakers, Shore power inlet

Inside Equipment

Bow thruster, Electric bilge pump, Manual bilge pump, Battery charger, Hot water, Oven, Marine head , Refrigerator

Outside Equipment

Swimming ladder, Cockpit shower, Liferaft, Electric windlass, Bimini Top, Spray hood

Other Equipment

Wind speed and direction, and AIS, Battened mainsail, Furling genoa , x 2, Storm jib, Steering wheel , x 2, Electric winch , 2 x Genoa Sheet Winches & 1 x Winch on the coachroof to port, x two

$ 124 036Listed price: 110 000
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Bénéteau Boats Clipper 473 for sale

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Crosshaven Boatyard
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Added: 01:56 23.02.2020
Updated: 21:31 19.05.2020


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