Baia Aqua 54

Boat Tests


Builder: Baia

Model: Aqua 54

Model Year: 2004

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 55’8”

Beam: 15’6”

Draft: 3’0”

Weight: 39,000 lbs.

Standard Power: 2/700-hp diesel inboards from Caterpillar, MAN, Volvo Penta, or MTU w/Arneson Surface Drives

Optional Power: various diesel inboards from Caterpillar, MAN, MTU, and Volvo Penta to a max of 1,015 hp apiece

Fuel Capacity: 660 gal.

Water Capacity: 158 gal.


Raymarine VHF, ST60 Tridata
GeoNav AP401 autopilot
Lewmar windlass
5-blade HYDRO propellers
trim tabs w/joysticks
7-kW genset
rudder-angle indicator
Panasonic flat-panel TV in saloon
dual-helm seat
aft sunpad cushions
cockpit wet bar
high-gloss cherrywood interior and galley sole
Bauknecht stand-up refrigerator/freezer
Ceran 2-burner cooktop
Corian countertops
2/VacuFlush MSDs


Raymarine electronics package including RL84C radar, 631 Raychart w/WAAS antenna
teak cockpit and swim platform
removable hardtop system
aft cockpit cover w/canvas
central vacuum
13-kW Kohler genset
custom gelcoat color
10-hp Sidepower bow thruster
searchlight on radar arch
cockpit A/C
U-line ice maker
granite countertops in galley

This article originally appeared in the June 2004 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.