Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 490 Overview
It has arrived: as of summer of 2022, the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 490 has joined the fleet of sailing options available on the market. If you’re a fan of boating, then you know there are many good options for vessels on the market, and the Sun odyssey 490 is no exception. The Sun Odyssey 490 has joined the ranks of high quality yachts available and might just be the option for you, especially so if you’re looking for a safe, reliable, stable, high performance yacht that is easy to handle for new boaters and seasoned cruisers alike. There are many fantastic features to look out for on the Sun Odyssey 490, and you can easily check out the full list of features for yourself on the Jeanneau website, but these are some of Norton Yacht’s favorite features.
First and foremost, the Sun Odyssey 490 has easy flow of movement, especially on deck, with the walk around side decks and spacious cockpit area. With comfortable cruising and a clever layout, the SO 490 offers generous interior spaces that can easily welcome guests, friends and family alike. And if you ever feel crowded by your guests, it is easy to take a stroll around the deck or retreat into the spacious interior for a reprieve or a bit of shut-eye.
The 49 foot sailboat features a forward cabin that is a true parental suite. Measuring 1.6 by 2 meters, the cabin features a queen side bed with space to walk around and plenty of storage, as well as a central bookcase with rail guards and an integrated television. The suite also features a private, centrally aligned bathroom with shower, sink, and heads. The shower is located in the midline of the boat, offering 6 foot 6 inches of headroom for space that is only to be expected on a much larger boat. The interior is well-lit, spacious, and open concept, with a well-sized saloon and a fully-stocked galley. There are options for one or two additional cabins.
A spacious sundeck and a wide swim platform make the boat feel even more luxurious, not to mention the additional options of a cooler and a bottle holder.
Cruising is designed for longer crossings, and the water-tight design, easy handling, and high performance all but guarantees a safe and easy voyage aboard the vessel. The Sun Odyssey can carry up to 63 U.S. gallons of fuel and 169 gallons of fresh water for extended cruising.
The starting price for a luxurious vessel like this is $502,700. If you’re looking for a high quality, reliable yacht that skips and hops across waves and swells, look no further. The Sun Odyssey 490 displaces water outward, not to mention is a very dry and comfortable ride! You can call, email, or query a quote through the Norton Yachts website.