Edwards Yacht Sales
Edwards Yacht Sales
510 Brookside Drive
Clearwater, FL, US
Office: 727.449.8222
Mobile: (727) 449.8222
1998 Carver Voyager 530
Boat Type: Pilothouse Address: Bradenton, FL, US Price: $325,000



WOW! LUXURY AT IT'S BEST - 1998 53' Carver Voyager Raised Pilothouse

This popular 530 Voyager has it all! - M/V "SMILE N WAVE" has been constantly updated by her owner and it shows. With 3 Staterooms/ 2 Heads, massive flybridge and two fantastic salons, LOWER HELM, this vessel is all about family and socializing. She's loaded up for extended all season cruising on board with family and friends!

This 2nd owner and his family have enjoyed this yacht for the last 15+, years cruising all over the US and Caribbean.



Basic Information

Manufacturer: Carver Vessel Name: SMILE N WAVE
Model: Voyager 530 Boat Type: Pilothouse
Year: 1998 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Power Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color:
Location: Bradenton, FL, US Designer:
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

Length: 53 ft - 16.15 meter Draft - max: 4 ft 9 in - 1.45 meter
LOA: 53 ft 9 in - 16.38 meter Bridge Clearance: -
Beam: 15 ft 4 in - 4.67 meter Dry Weight: 48500 ft - 14782.8 meter


Make: Cummins Engine Type: Inboard
Model: Diamond Series 6CTA83M Drive Type:
Engine(s): 2 Fuel Type: Diesel
Hours: 1325 Horsepower: 450 (Individual), 900 (combined)
Cruise Speed: - Max Speed: -
Range: - Joystick Control: No

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: 800 gallons - 1 tank(s) Holding Tank: 100 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank: 200 gallons - 1 tank(s)    


Total Cabins: 3 Crew Cabins: -
Total Berths: - Crew Berths: -
Total Sleeps: - Crew Sleeps: -
Total Heads: 2 Crew Heads: -
Captains Cabin: No    


Systems Updates

Recent Mechanical Updates

Deck and Ground Tackle

Flybridge & Boatdeck

Conveniently accessed by staircase from the pilothouse or stairs from the cockpit, this is another great place for entertaining and relaxing. The new bridge Softgoods, provides great views while giving full control of the elements.  A cocktail table is surrounded by comfortable seating for a crowd with the wet bar and ice maker near at hand. The dual helm seat forward is fronted by a well-equipped instrumentation console and provides great visibility. Complete "Sunbrella" flybridge and boat deck enclosure (2017)


Guest 3RD Stateroom

Guest Head

Forward VIP 2nd Stateroom

The VIP guest stateroom is in the bow, across the passageway from the master stateroom. It has a Queen sized berth on center, overhead hatch and opening portlights on either side. Plenty of storage space is provided in a cedar lined hanging locker shared with the guest stateroom, another hanging locker/closet, drawers under the berth plus more space under the mattress. A private door provides discrete access to the guest head.

Master Stateroom & Ensuite Head

The full beam master stateroom amidships is very roomy, with natural light and air from opening portlights over the bed and in the head and shower compartments opposite. The queen-sized berth to starboard is flanked by integrated cherry nightstands and has the audio entertainment system near at hand. Generous storage is in two, cedar lined, hanging lockers, the built-in chest of drawers, in drawers under the bed as well as a large space under the lifting mattress. In the aft wall a bifold door provides access to the washer and dryer (with an ample water supply provided by the 740 gallon per day watermaker!). 


The salon provides a comfortable seating and conversation area with first-class entertainment systems and close to seven feet of headroom. The new sofas has two reclining chairs built in. The salon and galley arrangement allows for bottle and glass storage on the inboard end of the serving bar and a console fronted with beautiful etched glass panels adds extra storage and houses an electric lift television.

Gourmet Galley


From the spacious upper deck, salon, 3 staterooms and 2 heads, this boat is HUGE! The cherrywood interior gleams and gives a soft richness to the homelike feel of the interior. The carpet and salon flooring look new having been recently replaced, and the adjacent low-profile galley makes preparing meals easy while being part of the action.

One of the most desirable features of the 530 Voyager is the spacious Salon. To make her even more appealing, this 530 has been enhanced and upgraded. Her entertainment system has been recently.

Up two steps to the pilothouse is a well-placed helm console and a large seating/dining area with recently replaced carpet. The pilot chair swivels and reclines and is perfectly positioned for controlling the boat while being part of the social activities. The L-shaped Ultra-leather settee provides more space for guests to lounge and enjoy the scenery. A stepway leads up to the large flybridge area and to starboard Pilot sliding door provides convenient access to the deck and forward sunpad.

An elegant curved staircase leads to the lower staterooms where you will find a very roomy master stateroom with ensuite, the VIP stateroom with an island queen berth, the guest stateroom with bunks for two and a second head.


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Hours listed may vary from actual hours due to recent use. Purchaser is encouraged to verify hours prior to purchase. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


Location Map

Edwards Yacht Sales
Edwards Yacht Sales
510 Brookside Drive
Clearwater, FL, US
Office: 727.449.8222
Mobile: (727) 449.8222