This 1977 Bertram 80’ Cockpit Motor Yacht, Ocean Romance, is truly one of a kind. It has 5 staterooms, each with its own ensuite head as well as a 6th head located in the main salon. Originally this was a 58' motor yacht that was extended to 80' by Allied Marine in Fort Lauderdale. It has been recently furnished, has a 300 AMP electrical service, a new remodeled galley with updated appliances as well as 8 televisions. An interior door at the lower helm area separates the forward from aft section. The aft section has a very large Main Salon with 2 seating areas, TV, Bar and day Head, the aft Salon area leads to a staircase leading up to the large Fly Bridge Lounge with TV, radio, circular seating, and upper helm station. Circular stairs lead down to the 3 State rooms below, one suite with a King bed and bath and the other two suites with Queen beds and baths. The forward section of this boat has the captain’s quarters which has a Queen bed stateroom and head, large living/dining area with a new galley. There is also a separate crew quarter with double bunks and head. Over $400,000 has been spent in upgrades, improvements, and maintenance over the past 8 years and the boat is in excellent overall condition. A recent 2019 survey is available.
Motivated Seller, all trades will be considered.
Washing Machine & Dryer
Electric Bilge Pump
Shore Power Inlet
Excellent liveaboard, family yacht, charter vessel or bed & breakfast
Classic pedigree yacht with great floor plan on three levels
Large interior and exterior areas refit continuously from 2012-2020 with over $400,000 invested.
Proven track record as a successful income producing bed and breakfast yacht hotel. 6-month rental income in Newport, RI generated a net income of over $115,000
Well maintained and clean throughout in very good condition.
Major Improvements from 2012-2020
2012: New carpet, furniture, and soft goods in upper and lower salon
2015: Fly bridge custom extended, new aluminum framework with new canopies, new furniture and carpets in staterooms, new staple rails on aft lower deck
2016: New air conditioner units for lower helm area, as well as lower salon and King stateroom
Galley remodeled with all new appliances, flooring, and countertops
Main salon: New breakfast bar and countertop, under counter refrigerators, ice machine and flooring
Starboard diesel engine heads replaced with only 600 hrs. since major rebuild in 2006
2017: 6 new freshwater triple flush heads installed
New Awlgrip paint on the topsides, brightwork, and striping.
New 24 and 32-Volt chargers installed with several new batteries
New sender for in port waste
2018: 2 new port and starboard step plates at boarding areas
20 KW and 30 KW Generators serviced with new starters and solenoids
2019: Captains quarters: new bathroom shower and valves
New 43" TV on the fly bridge
New Honeywell portable A/C units in the main and lower salons
2020: main engines and 30KW generator serviced, new control board for 30 KW
New Garmin Radar, Chart Plotter and Transducer
New engine room Jabsco bilge pump
New 8 volt batteries
New fuel tank sender
Fire suppression system serviced and recertified
6 new 1” double braid dock lines with loop/chafe guards
New forward bilge Jabsco bilge pump
8 new fender covers
4 new sea water pumps for AC compressors
4 new wheels on Marquip dock stairs
Forward hold cleaned & degreased
Recaulked bow section hatches, stanchions, windshield and aft deck
2 new Ideal Windless foot pedals system services
New Wesmar bow thruster motor
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.
Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing.
Boat Name Ocean Romance
Model 80 Motor Yacht
Model Year 1977
Displacement 134,000 lb
Manufacturer Detroit Diesel
LOA 80 ft
Beam 18.5 ft
Draft 5.17 ft
Fuel Capacity 2000|gallon
Water Capacity 400|gallon
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