Watch the Bayliner 217 SD Video Boat Review

Overview: A deck boat that offers many different ways to have fun on the water.

Concept: Provide the maximum amount of space possible for the LOA, as well as family-friendly watersports and fishing opportunities.

ConstructionBayliner 217 SD Performance data

  • Fiberglass-encapsulated stringer grid; stainless-steel fittings; heavy-duty marine-grade vinyl cushions; aft hatches have gas-assist struts.


  • Zippy—we hit 47.2 mph!


  • Predictable handling for V-hulls of this type and size.Bayliner 217 SD specifications

  • Broad foredeck knocks down spray.

Video Boat Review graphicFeatures

  • Massive foredeck sunpad has room for three bathing beauties.

  • A small portable MSD is hidden under the aft seats.

  • Entertainment center has a cooler niche built in.

  • Tower option turns it into a wakeboarding machine.

  • Stowage compartments accessible from both cockpit and swim platform.