*** INCREDIBLE AMERICA'S CUP OPPORTUNITY - AKARUA IS "IN SURVEY" TO CARRY 30 PASSENGERS AND 2 CREW FOR COMMERCIAL CHARTER ***
Beautifully finished and carefully maintained Salthouse design ready to go offshore. This boat is currently IN SURVEY for up to 33 passengers and 2 crew. Solid fibreglass hull by Rayglass, finished by Miller and Tunnage. Relaible Cummins Diamond Series power with ONLY 2300 hours. An EXCELLENT opportunity to save hundred of hours and thousands of dollars to acquire a boat ready to go to work in a Charter situation or to begin cruising New Zealand and her offshore waters in a boat prepped and ready to go.
LARGE lounge, LARGE galley and dining area, (3) double cabins, (3) ensuites and dayhead on deck. Excellent entertaining areas in and out, large cockpit and swim platform for watersports, fishing, diving or just enjoying a beautiful anchorage. Large enclosed flybridge (for continued cruising when the weather is less than ideal). Beautiful dark hull, alloy cabinsides and top, top level stainless work and engineering.
AKARUA can do it all and has. Owner's have enjoyed 10 years of cruising and entertaining aboard and are on to their next adventure.
Don't miss this rare opportunity to purchase a well designed and built New Zealand classic!
*** Contact Yacht Domain's NZ Representative and the Exclusive Listing Agent ***
Jason Dicks (JD) +64 22 677 2446
Entering the large lounge area from the cockpit, there are two built in settees with leather seating. The starboard settee comfortably seats 6-8 guests, the port settee seats another 5 guests comfortably. There is a custom cabinet enclosure forward for the TV, entertainment systems and a built-in bar. The seating is set up at the right height to afford excellent views both port and starboard and the entire area is large enough for large groups or cozy enough for intimate family get togethers. Luxurious carpets throughout, fine wood finishes, upgraded LED lighting and easy upkeep make this a practical and comfortable entertaining area.
Up four easy steps to the Galley/dining area where the spacious feeling continues. Chef's galley features a Fisher Paykel double door refrigerator w/icemaker, Dishwasher, Built-in Whirlpool Convection oven, Smeg 4- burner gas cooktop, Extractor overhead fan, Smeg oven, Corian and wood counetertops, built-in dish dryer racks and abundant dish and dry goods storage. Forward of the galley area is a large dining area that includes a beautiful teak dining table with seating for 6 guests and possibly more. The dining area includes large windows and excellent views on three sides, large overhead hatch for light and ventilation and continues the lovely teak cabinetry and elegance of the Lounge.
Up an inside stairway that provides easy aceess to the enclosed Flybridge. The flybridge features an center helm station with custom Navigator helm seat, guest seating to port, engine controls and instruments, electronics and systems monitoring, Crew/Captains bunk. There is access here to the outside seating area of the flybridge with opening door and views all around. Custom "clears" can enclose the outside deck area of the flybridge. Excellent storage inside and out.
Down several steps to port from the Galley/Dining area are the cabins featuring (3) large comfortable double cabins each with an ensuite. The master features a comfortable queen size bed, large wardrobe/hanging locker, wall mounted TV, night stand, drawer storage, under berth storage, two portlights and individual A/C- heat unit. The second cabin includes a versatile two bunk arrangement with are large single (almost double berth), second single berth, large hanging wardrobe, drawer storage, two portlights and an individual A/C - heat unit. This cabin is excellent for couples, kids, or fishing mates. The third cabin also has two good size single berths, large hanging wardrobe, excellent drawer storage, two portlights and it's own individual A/C - heat system. Each ensuite includes a large sink/vanity, Techna electric toilet w/ freshwater flush, large shower stall with H&C pressure water and excellent storage.
Ships 12V/240V Electrical system w/ Breaker panels
Shore power w/ shore power cord
12.5KW SeaWasp Generator
NEW LED lighting throughout
Engine starting batteries
House battery system w/ (6) batteries (NEW 2019)
Furuno GPS/Plotter (NEW 2019)
Custom Camera system (Engine room and docking cameras)
Microcommander Electronic Controls
Sidepower Thruster controls
Tank Tender monitors for Fuel/Water/Black water
Bilge monitor system
Ships intercomm system
Galley forward with exceptional light and ventilation. Upgraded appliances, dining area and plenty of space for cooking and entertaining the entire crew.
Up four easy steps to the Galley/dining area from the Lounge where the spacious feeling continues
Chef's galley features a Fisher Paykel double door refrigerator w/icemaker,
Built-in Whirlpool Convection oven
Smeg 4- burner gas cooktop
Extractor overhead fan
Corian and wood counetertops
Built-in dish dryer racks
Abundant dish and dry goods storage
Dinghy: Caribe rigid bottom Inflatable
Covers: Window covers
Maxwell Anchor Windlass w/ Chain counter and Rocna 70lb anchor w/100M of chain
Safety Gear: AKARUA is currently in Survey for up to 33 passengers and 2 Crew
Life Raft: NEW (2019) 8 man Canister Life raft
Life Jackets: Yes
Fire ProtectionYes per survey w/ hydraulic PTO Fire Pump
Cummins 6CTA 8.3 M3 Diamond Series Diesels
Port Engine Hours: 2276
Starboard Engine Hours: 2246
Max Speed16 knots
Cruise Speed12 knots
Propulsion: Shaft Drive
Sidepower Bow Thruster
12.5KW SeaWasp Generator
Fuel: 7480 litres (Alloy)
Water: 2400 litres (GRP)
Additional equipment/gear and notes:
Major engine service completed 2019
Generator service completed 2019
Engine room with workshop and easy access from cockpit
2nd station in cockpit for docking and close maneuvering
(3) Gas bottles for extensive cruising
NEW tapware and shower fittings (2019)
Extensive list of spares and replacements
Dayhead on deck in cockpit
NEW clothes washer (2019)
NEW Fisher Pykel below deck freezer (2019)
Hydraulic PTO for steering systems, windlass and thruster
Custom S/S fender racks