The HR 43 MKI (150 built) has won both Yacht of the Year in Germany, Best Midsize Cruiser, Best overall Cruising boat as well as Top 10 in the US and Import Boat of the Year in Australia.
This HR 43 has all the award winning Hallberg-Rassy benchmarks. It goes without saying that this is a well-built blue water cruiser. There is a seagoing galley, a rubbing strake to the hull, big engine, generous tankage and timeless beautiful lines with a natural grace. Add the most desired options of bow thruster, teak hardtop, watermaker, and comfortable easy chairs in the salon and you have a beautiful blue water cruising home.
specifically outfitted for a couple or short handed crew. With inmast furling, electric primary winches and one el winch for outhaul/main sheet and bow thruster make her a breeze to handle.
Furthermore you will find that “Ocean Rhythm” have been lightly used and seen only the best of care by her very meticulous owners. The interior shows like"new" wood surfaces and the fabric has both been covered at all times. The deck is in great shape with plenty of thickness left 'Ocean Rhythm is without a doubt the cleanest HR 43 on the market.
She truly shows well both inside and out in turnkey condition. Give us call today to schedule your personal inspection, you'll be glad you did!
All interior woodwork in light mahogany matt silk finish. Flat locker doors with ventilation above as far as possible. Floor is varnished teak with inlaid holly strips. Salon ceiling has paneling with mahogany strips and ceilings in remainder of boat have a light color lining. Cushions on all berths 12 cm / 5'' thick and resting on unvarnished, well ventilated boards to avoid condensation. Hand holds are in all the right positions. The boat is carpeted throughout, except directly in front of the galley, press studs avoid movement. All portlights are fitted with curtains. OceanAir sky screens at hatches.
Salon - Two signature Hallberg-Rassy easy chairs in the comfortable salon. The portside L shaped settee is 7 ft with rounded corner. Backrests are hinged for additional storage. Strong, fixed table with rounded edges and top opening bar storage in center. 6 ft 5 in headroom.
Forward Cabin - V berth cabin with 2 -7 ft berths, loads of storage above and below the berths, lockers and drawers. A hatch and opening portlight provide ventilation and light.
Forward Head Compartment - Access from any part of the boat without having to disturb anyone in the forward cabin. Separate stand up shower with plexiglass folding door. Bulkheads and lockers in white laminate. Teak grating, china wash basin and large mirror. Cupboards above and below wash basin. Opening hatch and portlight for ventilation and light. Electric toilet.
Nav Station and Walkthrough - A comfortable, cushioned chart table seat with spacious chart table with a shelf, pencil holder. Electric panel to the left of the navigator. 5 drawers and stowage slots. There is a larger gasket sealed 2-door access to the engine room off the walkthrough. Good headroom in the walkthrough thanks to use of cockpit coaming for headroom. On portside there is a wet locker and various cupboards.
Aft Cabin - Aft cabin has a hanging locker on portside and two comfortable berths, one 6ft 7in long x 3ft wide (single) and the other 6 ft 7in long and/4ft 5in wide (double/queen). Stowage room below berths and above as shelving and lockers. Seat between the berths. En-Suite Head Compartment - separate stand up shower stall with plexiglass folding door, white laminate for bulkhead and lockers. China washbasin, mirror, teak grating.
Working surface in white marbled laminate with strong, all round fiddle rail. Extra deep, double sink. 3 burner Force 10 gas stove with oven, well gimballed with fiddle rails and locking device for oven door. Crockery locker and cutlery drawer. Bread board. Room for saucepans and other kitchen utensils. There are special places for the waste bin and other items. Deep freezer in separate box behind Nav station.