MAIN SALON: Trim level package "Excellence".
The Prestige 550 has a large open and airy Main salon featuring large continuous windows from the aft glass opening bulkhead to the forward windshield and full lower helm station. There are electrically operated windows both port and starboard that provide fresh air and cross ventilation. The aft bulkhead is comprised of three sliding glass doors that convert the inside to the outside. The aft situated galley is perfectly located to be able to serve directly to the cockpit and keep the chef in touch with the family and or guests.
The galley offers a 3 burner ceramic cook-top, microwave/convection oven, stand up refrigerator and freezer, stainless steel sink, Dish Washer and generous storage in cabinets above and below the counter space.
Opposite the galley is additional storage and counter space. A little further forward opposite the galley is the private staircase to the full beam master stateroom. Up a short step brings you to the main seating area with a couch to starboard and a long L shaped couch/settee to port including the dining table. The dining table is expandable from a cocktail table to a full dining table. There is also a matching upholstered chair forward effectively making this a U shaped seating area, plus two upholstered round seats that can provide additional seating.
LOWER HELM STATION:
Forward of the galley, with a comfortable double bench seat. Two large E-125 color display screens for radar and chart-plotter functions, autopilot control, AIS receiver, VHF radio, Pod joystick control and full electronic engine displays. Sight lines are very good from this station with a 360 degree range.
From the main salon access is provided to the master stateroom by a private staircase. The master is full beam and very spacious. There are large rectangular port-lights/windows in the hull side providing this mid-ship stateroom with great views of the outside surroundings. There are circular opening ports in each window providing fresh air and cross ventilation when conditions are suitable. There is a desk/makeup area with opposing seats to port, night stands at either side of the bed, plenty of storage in cabinets, drawers, and a large walk in closet. There is also a 32" flat screen TV on the forward bulkhead. The en-suite head has easy care wood floors, a stall shower with a teak grate and glass door, exhaust fan, electric head, ceramic sink, mirrored cabinets over and drawers and storage under the counter.
GUEST STATEROOMS: Accessed by a staircase down from the forward salon area. The large VIP stateroom is forward and has a walk around pedestal bed, 23" flat screen TV, overhead hatch for natural light and ventilation, and large side windows as well. There are reading lights on either side of the headboard. Overhead LED lights and a continuous lighting band along a ceiling feature provide plenty of light when desired. Storage is provided in a good sized hanging locker and drawers outboard on either side of the bed. There is a private access door to the guest head which has wood floors, ceramic sink, electric head, and a walk in stall shower with a glass door. The double guest stateroom is off the central landing on the port side and has two lower berths, a large rectangular widow with an opening port insert for fresh air, and a large hanging locker.
The 550 has a large cockpit making it a great area for lounging, entertaining or dinning. There is a large bench seat with a teak dining table and there are two (optional not included) teak chair for 5-6 to dine here. There is a docking station to starboard with the Zeus joystick control and the the bow thruster control for maneuvering in close quarters. On the starboard side there is a walkway and steps down to the hydraulic swim platform. This yacht also has a Boarding Passerelle. Access to the Captain's cabin is under the bench seat. Aft mooring electric windlass, hot and cold pressure shower, protective cushion covers for bench seat and sun pad forward as well as for cushions and consoles on the flybridge.
FLYBRIDGE: The flybridge is expansive with a sun pad forward and an L shaped aft seating area with a dinette table giving a third option for where to dine on this yacht. The flybridge is also equipped with an electric grill, refrigerator and sink with pressure water. The helm has one E 127 color screen which can run and display both chart plotter and radar separately or together on a split screen. There are Cummins electronic controls & displays, a VHF radio, and the Zeus drive control/Joystick. There is a double bench seat for the helmsman and companion. There is also a bimini that can provide shade for this area.
2 Raymarine E-125 color screens at lower helm station.
1 Raymarine E-127 color screen at upper station
Full Cummins engine controls and displays at both upper and lower stations
Zeus pod drive controls at both stations
2 Raymarine 240E VHF radios- one at each station
Bose stereo system with Bose Accoustimas Audio speakers and surround sound.
32" Flatscreen TV in main salon
32" flatscreen TV in master
23" flatscreen TV in VIP stateroom