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2000 Bayliner 5788 Pilot House Motoryacht

Midland, Ontario


Having recently returned to the serene waters of Georgian Bay following an 18-month excursion of the Great Loop and the Bahamas, this Bayliner 5788 is the epitome of meticulous maintenance and bespoke enhancements, making it the ideal yacht for the discerning owner-operator with a penchant for extended cruising.


Twin MAN diesel inboards, assures a ride that is as smooth as it is efficient. The exterior decks afford easy movement and generous seating, all supported by an 800-gallon tank for prolonged journeys.


Within its confines, traditional styling marries contemporary elegance, exhibited by warm wood paneling, sturdy countertops, and opulent details. The expansive main salon, superior galley, and ergonomic L-lounge enhance the sumptuous staterooms, offering a seamless blend of entertainment and relaxation.


This yacht boasts an array of features too extensive to list and must be seen in person to truly appreciate the scale, style, functionality, and meticulous investments made by the owner to perfect this cruising gem!



Beam: 17ft 2in (5.23m)

Weight: 49,000lbs (22,226kg)

Clearance: 15'4" (With arch folded down)



Fuel Tanks: 2 - Total Fuel: 800 Gal (3,028 L)

Water Tanks: 1 - Total Water: 222 Gal (840 L)

Waste Tanks: 2 - Total Waste: 76 Gal (288 L)



Engine Make: MAN

Engine Model: D2866LE405

Engine Hours: 1,600

Horsepower: 610 ea.  (1,220 Total)

Drive Type: Direct Drive

Fuel Type: DIESEL

Fuel Delivery: Direct Injection

Closed Cooling: Yes



Single Births: 1

Double Births: 2

Cabins: 3

Heads: 2



Basic Boat Info

Make: Bayliner
Model: 5788 Pilot House Motoryacht
Year: 2000
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 59 ft
Length Overall: 59'5 ft
Beam: 17'2 ft
Max Draft: 4'11 ft
Bridge Clearance: 19'7 ft
Dry Weight: 53000 lb
Deadrise: 10 deg
Single Berths: 6

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: MAN
  • Model: D2866LE405
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 610hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Engine Hours: 1,700
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: MAN
  • Model: D2866LE405
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 610hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Engine Hours: 1,700
Total Engine Power: 1,220hp


Fuel Tank Capacity: 800 gal
Water Tank Capacity: 226 gal
Holding Tank Capacity: 76 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Motor Yachts


Sales Team
Bayshore Yacht Sales


Bayshore Yacht Sales
3282 Ogden's Beach Rd
Midland, Ontario, CA, L4R 4K6
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. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

SALON / GALLEY / DINETTE --------------------------------------

The expansive open great room is pristine and in optimal condition, serving as an inviting hub for family interactions. Its comfortable lounge, central media area, and aft bar, coupled with the spacious forward galley and dinette, create a harmonious space that is ideal for entertaining or simply relaxing, offering ample room to evoke the warmth of home. The addition of custom hardwood floors and blinds bestow a modern and refined touch to the space.


Notable features include but not limited to:

  • NEW Vitrifrigo ice maker (2023)
  • Bar area with bottle storage and single basin sink
  • Ultraleather L-shaped couch with adjustable Corian high-low table
  • Lots lighting throughout has been changed to LED
  • Build-in entertainment center with Marantz home theater system and surround sound speakers
  • 28” LG LCD TV connected to Intellian i3 Satellite TV System and DVD Player
  • Separate Sony salon speakers connected to zone controlled Fusion marine audio system
  • Ultraleather dinette with underseat storage.
  • Corian dinette table on custom slide for easy access in and out and storage below
  • Huge galley with Corian countertops and tons of storage
  • Frigidaire household size refrigerator freezer (connected to inverter)
  • GE Spacemaker Microwave with build-in vent for stove.
  • 4 Burner glass top electric stove
  • Hamilton-Beach toaster Oven
  • Built-in trash compactor
  • Fridigaire apartment size built-in dishwasher
  • Large inset double basin sink




ACCOMMODATIONS -------------------------------------------------

Single Births: 1

Queen Births: 2

Cabins: 3

Heads: 2


Master Stateroom: The Master Stateroom boasts a full-beam, expansive space equipped with abundant storage and hanging lockers. On the port side, a generous vanity, adorned with sleek Corian countertops and an integrated sink, is illuminated beautifully, offering ample storage beneath for extended cruising essentials. Flanking the bed are large hanging lockers and bedside tables equipped with outlets and drawers, coupled with abundant drawer storage and bookshelves, rendering this room a comfortable, homely ambiance.


Master Ensuite Head: Spacious and welcoming, this head features a distinct bathtub with a shower. The fibreglass tub is professionally modified for easy access, serving as a convenient space for pet owners to bathe their dogs with warm, fresh water or accommodate a cat litter box. An opening portlight or vent ensures plentiful ventilation for the area.


Port Side Guest Stateroom: Originally hosting over-under single berths, the upper bunk has been ingeniously transformed into a large storage space, optimal for life aboard this yacht. For those desiring modification, converting the upper berth back to a bed is a seamless process.


Forward VIP Guest Stateroom: This stateroom showcases a sizable island berth, enriched with abundant overhead light, provided by two overhead hatches fitted with ocean air screen/sunshades. It features extensive hanging lockers and underbed storage and offers direct access to the forward day head. Separate A/C and heat controls, along with outlets on each side of the bed, ensure guests' comfort.


Forward / Day Head: This spacious area is bathed in light and can comfortably accommodate two people simultaneously. The Corian countertop comes with a built-in sink and considerable storage behind mirrors. The large, separate shower, fitted with an opening portlight, incorporates a bench, adding to the convenience. The upgraded tall bowl Dometic vacu-flush toilet, with a tank level monitor, accentuates the comfort level in this essential space.




PILOTHOUSE -----------------------------------------------------------

The pilothouse of the Bayliner 5788 is spacious and meticulously designed with lots of practicality and comfort, ideal for cruising couples. Dual entry doors to port and starboard allow easy deck access during docking and are equipped with custom retractable screen doors to keep the bugs out. Clear panoramic windows provide the driver with extensive views, crucial for safe navigation. The user-friendly helm is well-outfitted with intuitive navigation and communication tools, strategically placed for optimum accessibility. Adjacent to the helm, an L-shaped settee provides a cozy relaxation space for passengers. These thoughtful features and design elements make line handling, docking, and overall navigation aboard the Bayliner 5788 a breeze.


Upgraded Electronics Include:

  • Upgraded ZF electronic throttle and shift controls
  • Dual Garmin 5212 12” touch screen chart plotters
  • Garmin 4' Open Array Radar
  • iCOM M504 VHF Radio
  • Raymarine ST60 Depth Sounder
  • Raytheon ST7000+ Auto Pilot
  • Raymarine ST60 Wind Instrument
  • Backup and Engine Camera
  • Furuno Colour Fish Finder / Sonar
  • Victron Battery Monitor
  • Bow and Stern Thruster Controls




FLYBRIDGE -----------------------------------------------------------

The flybridge of the 5788 is impressively vast, doubling as an ideal space for dance events. It features convenient stairs leading from the bridge to the aft deck port, along with a 1,500 lb crane to starboard, capable of carrying a large dinghy or Seadoo; demonstrating a thoughtful and efficient layout. At the helm, three Stidd captain's chairs offer a comfortable seating arrangement for piloting the yacht, providing an expansive view of the surroundings. Adjacent to the helm, to the starboard side, is an entryway leading down to the pilothouse, and next to it is a well-equipped bar featuring a fridge and icemaker, a sink, and additional storage, catering to all your entertainment needs. The helm and electronics on the bridge have been updated for the captain’s ease of use, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable boating experience. The overall arrangement is not only practical but also conducive to leisure and enjoyment on the high seas.


*** It should also be distinctly noted that the yacht’s arch has undergone thoughtful customization, featuring large stainless-steel hinges. This innovative modification allows for the use of the crane to lower the arch, facilitating passage under lower bridges. This enhancement expands the yacht’s versatility, enabling the exploration of a variety of waterways and making the Great Loop possible.


Flybridge Upgraded Items Include:

  • Custom Stidd Helm Seats
  • Uline Icemaker and Refrigerator
  • Faux Teak Flooring
  • Upgraded ZF electronic throttle and shift controls
  • Single Garmin 5212 12” touch screen chart plotter
  • Garmin 4' Open Array Radar
  • iCOM VHF Radio
  • Raymarine ST60 Depth Sounder
  • Raytheon ST6000+ Auto Pilot
  • Backup and Engine Camera
  • Bow and Stern Thruster Controls




OTHER -------------------------------------------------------------------



  • Lewmar Windlass w/Bow Controls
  • 300’ Chain w/100’ Rode
  • Rocna 40kG Anchor
  • Dual Beam Spotlight
  • Faux Teck Decking (Cockpit and Bridge)
  • SeaBlaze Underwater LED Lights
  • Quick 1,500 Lbs Crane (Recently Serviced)
  • Custom Walkaround LED Decklights
  • Custom retractable aft deck table with electric actuator (Up / Down)
  • Bow Cushions



  • Separate Washer and Dryer
  • SK Water Maker System
  • Custom Multi-Micron Water Filtration
  • Upgraded 30a 2-Bank Battery Charger
  • REVERSO Oil Change System
  • Victron Energy Battery Charger
  • Victron Energy 24v 5000w Inverter Charger




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. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Additional Contact Information
MOBILE: 705-817-1330