Offshore Atlantic Yachts, Inc.
Sylvia and Stanley Dabney -
Offshore Cruising and Liveaboard Specialists
Leading Brokers for quality cruising yachts including

55’ Northwind by OLA

  • Built  in 1994
  • Located in Monaco
  • $610,000 (US)

LOA: 55’
LWL: 40’
TYPE: Center Cockpit Raised Saloon
BEAM: 15’2”
DRAFT: WingKeel C/B 6’6”-12’
BUILDER: North Wind Yachts
DISPL: 42,900 lbs.
SAIL AREA: 1583 sq.ft.
DESIGNER: Marcello Penna
HULL MATRL: Composite
ENGINE: 2-Volvo – TAMD31D-130hp Each
BALLAST: 16,093 lbs
2 Tanks = 48 Gal Wing:1,874 lbs
ENGINE HRS:  520 Hrs. Each
WATER: 475 Gallons
GENERATOR:  Rug 6.3KW With 30 Hrs.
FUEL: 303 Gallons


Remember the “Nina”, “Pinta” and “Santa Marie“? Then you will know how very well the great shipyards of Spain have been building ocean going vessels, for hundreds of years! “NO NAME OLA” is a perfect example of a yacht, built by “one of the best in the industry”…a yacht and shipbuilding company with generations of design teams, master craftsmen and the skilled builders who only produce to the highest standards of world renown yachts and ships. This beautiful yacht combines the latest thinking for superyachts with sturdy and elegant construction, she is as solid as an island and an unmatched value in sailboats for the discriminating yachtsman.

Construction is state of the art composite hull with Kevlar, Epoxy and custom cedar sandwich.

The best way to describe “NO NAME OLA” is performance in a “cynosure” of yachts. She is truly a fine example of excellent European craftsmanship. She is a robust and purposeful styled yacht, rugged with a well proven design and with a slight resemblance to a motor sailor, though her lines and performance are those of a modern cruising auxiliary yacht. “NO NAME OLA’ is often mistaken for an Oyster, because of her gracious lines, overall quality and elegance.

This gentleman’s offshore cruising yacht is equipped to the highest standards and is considered by many, to be

one of the finest sailboats in the world, a cruising yacht of impeccable pedigree. Custom outfitted and finished as only a hand-built yacht can be

You’ll love her sleek house, modern lines and extraordinarily comfortable cockpit and you’ll be dazzled by her appointments, exceptional comfort and detail below decks and her inordinate surprises, all in a yacht with exceptional maneuverability and elegance.

This is a truly unique opportunity to purchase a delightful passagemaker with liveaboard comfort.

“NO NAME OLA” is a private yacht, light personal use only, never chartered, never raced. carefully maintained and in beautiful, condition.  


“NO NAME OLA” was custom built for liveaboard comfort and privacy in 3 separate staterooms. There is room also, for additional guests or crew. Her main feature is a Pullman berth forward to port with an over/under to starboard. Both staterooms forward sport abundant  drawers under and superior ventilation with a hatch directly over the berths and each has an opening port as well.

The two forward staterooms are separated by an opening privacy door and each has a separate entrance into the forward head. The head also features a built in washer/dryer and to port, a full sized door, leading to a large sail locker and spare outboard engine storage.

The main salon is amidships is large and comfortable with U-shaped dinette to port and to starboard, a large proper offshore forward facing navigation station, chart table and command center, with tremendous room for the exceptional compliment of navigation and electronic and communication equipment. The Captains chair is a large swivel chair. Also to Starboard is an entertainment center and computer station. “NO NAME OLA” is impeccably decorated including blue settee cushions with traditional white piping, in “Alcantara”, a fabric selected for both beauty and durability. The  decorator pillows were selected in a motif to enhance the lightness below and to blend with the beautiful colors and patterns, traditional to sailing yachts. There are curtains throughout  “Oriental” type throw rugs

9 oversized hatches and numerous opening stainless steel ports, provide ventilation and the overall open feeling light below, is enhanced with the Raised Salon feature windows. 

The galley is amidships and to port, in a traditional offshore “U” shaped configuration. It includes an electric stove, convection/microwave oven, dishwasher, stainless steel sink with stainless steel ribbed drain. There is also tremendous glass and dinnerware storage.  Features also include, Corian countertops with drawers, locker storage, over/under counter storage, 2 opening ports and an overhead hatch. There is a refrigeration freezer system.

Opposite the Galley is yet another Dinette, which comfortably seats 4. There is storage, plus Frig/Freezer under and this area also converts to yet another bunk.

The owners aft stateroom has a centerline queen berth, dressing seat, large drawers, closets overhead hatch and a private head with separate shower stall.

The NorthWind 55’ is noted for the beautiful teak joinery and hand rubbed  finish on the furniture quality teak. “NO NAME OLA” incorporates a high degree of custom furniture and cabinetry.  The interior woods are of the finest teaks and cabin sole is hand laid teak. Below deck ventilation is superior with individual opening ports, stainless ventilators and large opening hatches.  The overhead is made for easy access with dropdown panels.


The large and comfortable cockpit is designed for heavy weather sailing.  Excellent visibility from all positions is consistent with the proven offshore capability that the sailing world expects from a yacht of this pedigree. The Mast is keel stepped. Hull color is white, with a new fresh complete hull paint job. Hard dodger is provided for all weather sailing enjoyment and comfort along with a custom cockpit cushions.


Composite GRP and Kevlar Hull with Teak Decks

Deck Lockers

Boarding Gates

“NO NAME OLA” is cruise equipped With a

            Proctor Furling Genoa and a

            Proctor Furling Main - Electric Furling

Sedan Boom Vang

135% Genoa

Blister Sail

Spinnaker Pole, mast mounted

Insulated Backstay

2 “Vorstak” Fron Stays

Custom tinted Plex  Windows in Hard Dodger, With Center

            Opening Window

Large Dark Plexi Companionway Door

Bow Roller With Thru Deck Chain Locker

9 Opening oversized hatches

Mast Mounted Radar 


240’ Rode with 50’ Chain

Double Lifelines


1-Heaving Line


6-Person Autoflag Liferaft, mounted aft of cockpit

Dinghy Davits W/Gangway

Navigation Lights & Tri Color Masthead Light

Spreader Lights

Lewmar Electric Anchor Windlass

            W/Bow & Cockpit Controls

Custom Hard Dodger (white) 


Cockpit Cover

Flag Holder with Flag

Folding Teak Cockpit Table

Freshwater Deck Shower



Fender Board

Fender Covers

Avon 240 Dinghy

Yanmar 4hp Outboard

Stern Opening Swim Platform and Storage Area for Dinghy


2-#64 ST Electric Harken Winches - Genoa

1-#53 ST Electric Harken Main Winch

Winch Handles



The navigation area, on deck and below, are perhaps the most lavish this broker has seen in a yacht of this size for a long time.

Below, there is a Raytheon Raypilot 650 Hand Pilot W/Long

            Cable for use above or below decks

Autohelm ST 50 WindSpeed & Distance

Autohelm ST 50 Knot/Log

Autohelm ST 50 Depthsounder

Raytheon Nav 389 Loran

Raytheon 430 Loud Hailer

Raytheon Radar 40XX PLUS, RAYCHART + Map


Dual Radar Read Out – Below and Above Deck

Shipmate R58 Dual VHF’s

2-Sony Disc CDX-5460 RDS Stereo With Speakers

Color TV & VCR

Clock & Barometer (Brass)



2-Volvo TAMD31D Diesel Engines-130hp ea. W/520 Hrs. Ea.

Ruggerini 6.5KW Generator W 30 Hours

FRIGOBOAT Reverse Cycle Airconditioning

Fresh/Sea Water foot pumps in galley

Hot and Cold Pressure Water System

3-Automatic Bilge Pump

Shore Power & Engine Heat Exchanger-Hot Water Tank

Fuel and water separator/Filters

1-952 Amp Batteries

2-180 Amp Batteries

1-120 Amp Battery

Inverter 12V-220


Shore Power and Engine Heat Exchanger Hot Water Tank

2-Shore Power Cords

Mixing style faucets in galley

Electronic Master switch, fuse and meter panel (12VDC/110VAC)



Nautic SeaRocg Stabilizer

7-HP Bow Thruster

Pedestal Mounted Compass



Fire Extinguishers

Boat Hook

Life Vests

Life Harnesses

Abandon Ship Bag

Air Horn


“NO NAME OLA” is a one owner yacht which was custom designed and built. She is equipped for bluewater passagemaking, and is being offered by her loving owner who has decided to place this beautiful yacht on the brokerage market for her next discriminating owner.  She is a rare find, owned by an experienced sailor, who spared no expense in her commissioning and upkeep.  She is in “like new” condition, has enjoyed full time professional care and indeed, shows impeccably. All manuals, warranties and original brochures are maintained aboard and will be passed on to her owner. “NO NAME OLA” has been thoughtfully and expertly designed by the “best in the industry”, she is truly an offshore luxury yacht with efficient sailing characteristics, providing for speed, comfort and safety at sea.  “NO NAME OLA” looks exactly like a yacht is supposed to look and is constructed exactly as a yacht should be: the finest of her kind!

All equipment manuals, parts guides, model numbers, vendor phone numbers and contacts are documented onboard. Complete documentation of operating instructions for all boat systems also included. Dinghy, outboard motor, dock lines, boarding ladder and fenders are included!

EXCLUSIONS: All personal items, clothes, charts, books and all items not specifically listed do not convey upon sale!

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Hobe Sound, FL 33455 USA
Phone (772) 223-1583 - Fax (801) 858-5454