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1989 Hatteras 78 Cockpit Motor Yacht

location icon Boca Raton, Florida
Year 1989
Length 78 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Hatteras

Hatteras 78' Cockpit Motor Yacht


The finest custom 78' Hatteras Cockpit Motor Yacht on the market today!!  In 2015, this Hatteras underwent a comprehensive refit.  Everything from mechanical, electrical, interior, exterior to wiring, plumbing, and paint.  “Reborn” in 2015, engines, generators, ship systems, interior design, new wires, panels, and plumbing.  This 78' is modernized and perfectly equipped for extended cruising in remote island locations.  Uniquely customized, this VIP layout offers a spectacular open concept galley with incredible views, provisioning, and most of all comfort.  Hatteras quality and construction with a modern feel.  All services are current and ready for adventure!

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Year Built 1989
Category Power
Length Overall 78 ft
Beam 18'2 ft
Max Draft 5'6 ft
Cabins 4
Double Berths 2
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID HATDN414C989
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 2,150 hp
Cruising Speed 17 kn
Maximum Speed 20 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 2,200 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 350 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 210 gal
Dry Weight 108,000 lb
Bridge Clearance 21 ft

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Detroit Diesel
Model: T-12V-92TA
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 1,075hp
Engine Hours: 900

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Detroit Diesel
Model: T-12V-92TA
Engine Power: 1,075hp
Engine Hours: 900

This finely custom 78' Hatteras sleeps 9 in 4 staterooms with three full heads and laundry area.  Preferred VIP layout.  Private entrance to the large master boast his & hers head, an oversized walk-in wardrobe, and office.  Froward access leads to the VIP stateroom with queen berth amidships, the second guest stateroom is forward with 3 berth in a bunk configuration, and the third guest stateroom is is forward.


  • Four stateroom VIP layout 
  • Master with His & Hers heads and walk-in wardrobe
  • Hardtop Flybridge enclosure with entertainment area & bar
  • Inverter system - comfortably powers 2 air conditioning units and all lights overnight
  • Custom open galley with four additional Sub-Zero freezers & extraordinary storage
  • Stablizers
  • Hydraulic bow thruster
  • 2015 Engine remanufactured to original specs
  • 2015 new Generators
  • 2015 new Cruise Air systems
  • 2015 new Wiring and panels
  • 2015 new Plumbing, pumps, piping, heads, and faucets
Recent Upgrades 2019-2020
  • Engine & Generator services complete
  • Turbos serviced
  • Transmissions serviced
  • Watermaker serviced
  • Paint - Bow, Cockpit, swim platform
  • Bottom paint
  • Props tuned
  • Windless - rebuilt
  • Davit - rebuilt
  • All Cruise Air A/C units  serviced & cleaned
  • Flybridge - new stone counter top
  • New softgoods - Flybridge & Bow
  • Swim platform painted

Open concept custom dine-in galley 

  • Equipped for extending cruising 
  • Oversized fresh door refrigerator with ice maker and pull out freezer
  • serving station with (4) Sub- Zero Freezers for long term 
  • Island station seats two and additional storage below
  • Galley bar seats three confortably
  • Custom high-gloss Mahogany floors
  • additional dining located forward
Aft Deck & Cockpit
  • Cockpit controls 
  • 600 gallon diesel fuel tank
  • 100 gallon gas tank to fuel tender & toys
  • Five person bar with freezer chest & soda fountain.
  • Manitowoc 90lbs Ice machine
  • Lounge area with new softgoods
  • Additional bar seating
  • Entertaining area
  • Davit rebuilt (2020)
  • Tender storage
  • Accommodate over 20 guest comfortably under the hardtop - fully enclosed bridge
Electronics & Navigation

Ships monitoring, all tanks - fuel, freshwater, blackwater, bilges, and engine data are displayed on the Raymarine E125 touchscreen

  • Raymarine E125 touchscreen 
  • (2) Raymarine C140w Multi-Function Displays
  • Raymarine 12kW SuperHD Radar
  • Raymarine 650 AIS
  • Raymarine DSM300 digital sounder module
  • Autopilot
  • *Vessel is also wired with CAT5 for upgrades
Audio & Visual Equipment
  • 12 speaker Fusion Stereo System with remote stations
  • (4) flat screen televisions
  • Flybridge - fold down enclosed TV
  • Security cameras
  • Refit in 2015 included all new wiring 
  • 2015 - electric panels by Paneltronics in Miami
  • 6.5. kW inverter with 8x200 AMP HR batteries

  -- Inverter will run two Cruise Air A/C units and compressors as well as all LED lighting throughout the boat comfortably. *Enjoy quiet nights on the hook all without generators or shore power.

Engine/ Mechanical Equipment

In the 2015 RIFIT, the Detroit Diesel 12V92 main engines were removed and remanufactured by a certified Detroit Diesel Facility to exact GM factory specs.  All auxiliary alternators, starters, exhaust lines and turbos were replaced with new.

2015 - new 21kW Onan generators with sound shields were installed

  • Detroit Diesel 12V92 1075hp T-12V-92TA - 900hours
  • (2) ONAN generators 21kW
  • PTO for hydraulic bow thruster (2015)
  • Cruise Air A/C units is & compressors (2015)
  • Auxiliary engine room controls
  • Watermaker
  • Tools, personal items, and artwork, 
  • Tender is not included and can be purchased separately if desired

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

For Additional Information Contact Listing Agent

CLIFF MASSELLE 954-256-5656