We definitely love Jeanneau boats, that’s why this post is dedicated to their next splendid model – Sun Odyssey 509. Why did we pick this boat? Well, objectively speaking, it is a trendy flagship within the unique assortment range. We are convinced that every sailor would be amazed by all the characteristics this model has to offer. Let’s go more in detail.

Sun Odyssey is one of the top lines within Jeanneau assortment range that stands out even from the first glance. For example, if we consider its dimensions, Sun Odyssey 509 is some metres longer than other similar models. The size matters, isn’t it? At least if you’re considering an opportunity to go sailing with a group of friends and make some parties. Sounds great, right?

At the same time, loyal Jeanneau fans will find some improved features in comparison with the previous models. To describe it briefly, we just need a couple of words such as appealing and versatile. You definitely need to see it yourself in order to be able to feel a special spirit of this boat. Curious? Let’s have a closer look at it.


Enlarged cockpit along with the sophisticated desk made of the up-to-date materials create more free space and fulfill the air with style and elegance. There is enough space to relax with several friends and maintain the privacy anytime you want. A huge table permits to have a comfortable break while speaking, having some drinks or eating. Surprisingly but it’s a fact, everything seems more tasty when you are surrounded by charming views and nice people. An automatized transom is an additional advantage to make your yacht charter even more relaxed.

You won’t need to be preoccupied, this boat is so smart that, roughly speaking, will lead you. Large storage lockers are very convenient for the daily usage because they are located under the bench seats and don’t occupy too much space. There are very comfortable side seats. One interesting trait about this boat is the absence of the secondary winches. In conjunction with the relatively big anchor and sail locker, the motion is light that significantly minimizes pitching.


Interior design reflects Jeanneau philosophy about the style, modernity and exclusivity where every line is clearly expressed and possesses its own purpose. Conditionally, we can divide the space into nine different parts (compartments), any of which is easy reachable and ergonomic. Our attention especially attracts the kitchen and the dining zone nearby the sinks. There is free room to store handy possessions. It has 3 standard cabins, 1 suite with a separate shower and 2 aft cabins with full-size double berths that share one head between them. To continue our description, there are three independent layouts that divide a salon into several zones. There you will find from two to four heads.

Sun Odyssey 509 indoor salon

Sun Odyssey 509 indoor salon

Technical characteristics:

  • Beam: 15ft 4in
  • Draft: 5ft 8in – 7ft 5in
  • Berths: 6ft
  • Displacement: 30, 644lb
  • Headroom: 6ft 6in
  • Berths: aft – 6ft 9in x 5ft, fwd – 6ft 8in x 5ft 4in
  • Fuel/water/waste: 63/163/52
  • Sail area: 1,120ft2
  • Engine: 75hp Yanmar diesel
  • Designer: Philippe Briand (Jeanneau design)
  • Builder: Les Herbiers, France (Jeanneau)
Plan of the boat Sun Odyssey 509

Plan of the boat Sun Odyssey 509

To sum up, Sun Odyssey 509 is totally affordable boat that perfectly reflects the “price vs. quality” confrontation. Its main advantage is its size that makes it possible to invite several friends or family members and feel absolutely comfortable during your sailing vacations. Spacious and comfortable – these are the synonyms of Sun Odyssey 509. Additionally, there are some modifications available that permit to customize its model according to your needs. So, you are the one who choose the complectation and the equipment on-board. Typical Jeanneau style penetrates each part of the described model where high quality, security and comfort are the main priorities.

And now, are you ready to enjoy unforgettable sailing vacations?

Just rent a Sun Odyssey 509 to take the most out of your yacht charter!

May the fair winds be with you!