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  • 2016 Ocean Alexander

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
    • 2 Engines


    Galati Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Northrop and Johnson. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel

    • Last updated Feb 23rd, 2023


    Quick Specs

    Country: United States
    Category: Motor Yachts
    Model Year: 2016


    Hull Information

    Hull ID: OAX72115C416
    Hull Material: Fiberglass


    Length: 72 ' (21.95M)
    Draft: 5' 6" (1.52M)
    Beam: 18' 10" (5M)


    Cruising Speed: 18 Knots
    Fuel Capacity: 1500 G. 5678 L.
    Water Capacity: 300 G. 1135 L.
    Holding Tank: G. L.


    Engine 1

    Engine Make: Caterpillar
    Engine Model: C18 Acert
    Engine Type: Inboard
    Power HP: 1,150
    Fuel Type: Diesel
    Engine Hours: 1,622

    Engine 2

    Engine Make: Caterpillar
    Engine Model: C18 Acert
    Engine Type: Inboard
    Power HP: 1,150
    Fuel Type: Diesel
    Engine Hours: 1,614



    Journey is one of the finest 2016 model Ocean Alexander 72's on the market. With only 1622 original engine hours, and extended Platinum plus warranties to Jan 2026, she is ready to cruise and enjoy. She has a great owner history and has been maintained in impeccable shape. The exterior paint is like new, and the interior is in excellent shape.

    Journey comfortably sleeps six in three ensuite staterooms plus a crew cabin aft with a full bathroom for a captain or extra guests.

    She has many custom features that make her a rare opportunity for the most discriminating buyer, and is easy to show in Fort Lauderdale.


    5 year extended engine warranties go to 2026

    AIS vessel monitoring system

    2nd Kohler 23 KW Generator (2nd one is an upgrade)

    Watermaker Sea Recovery 900 gallons per day

    Gulf Coast fuel polisher

    Oil changing system

    2nd Stabilizer monitor on flybridge

    Aft deck plug in engine controls

    Enclosed bridge surrounded with 24,000 BTU'S A/C

    Teak deck on bridge under hard top

    EPIRB auto release

    Internet modem and booster

    Mounted hard top

    8-person life raft

    Teak deck chairs and lounge chairs

    Gypsy awning on flybridge that covers back deck for shade

    3 x Underwater lights

    Wired Yacht Controller remote

    Foot activated salon to aft door button for ease of door opening

    Phantom screens on doors


    Journey has been well maintained; she has a beautiful painted finish that looks new, teak designed for easy access all around the vessel, beginning with the boarding gates on each side and full walk around side decks.

    The aft has a full wet bar with sink, refrigerator and a 32" flip down TV with DVD player if needed for entertainment. The aft deck have both bench seating and several occasional chairs around a large table to accommodate dinner for 8 guests.

    Journey has 4 cabins in total, which include 3 staterooms in the main part of the boat and a cabin aft for crew or additional guests. The boat comfortably sleeps 6 guests in 3 staterooms, including a large full beam master stateroom accessed via a private staircase located off the main salon. The guest staterooms are located forward of the lower helm and both are en-suite. Crew accommodations is separate, aft, and complete with a full en-suite bath.

    Entering through the electric aluminum and glass sliding doors from the aft deck, you will find the salon with expansive windows, an L shaped settee and a captain’s chair opposite, along with a pop up flatscreen TV on a lift for your entertainment. On port side, a private staircase leads down to the full beam master stateroom en-suite.

    Moving forward from the main salon, up two steps is the true gathering place aboard the yacht, the galley and helm station, which has ample seating around a good sized table.

    Next to the lower helm, a staircase leads down to the guest staterooms. The VIP stateroom is all the way forward which features a custom sized centerline queen bed. The 2nd guest stateroom features over/under bunk arrangement, and both are en-suite with the smaller bath doubling as the "day head" for guests.

    The second access point to the flybridge is a set of stairs that lead from the galley with an easy flip open glass door to the flybridge.

    The flybridge has a second helm with all instrumentation as below, two (2) mechanical helm chairs along with a large table and full bar with sink, refrigerator and 3 adjustable bar stools and non skid flooring to make your entertaining flow with ease. There is also a 32" flip down TV with DVD player, and an electric cooktop. Further aft is the davit and tender.

    Mechanically, she also has a Fuel Polishing System and Oil Changing System, and an additional Kohler 23 KW genset generator. The fresh water system has been upgraded with a Sea Recovery 900 GPD Water Maker.

    Docking the Journey comes with ease with the many upgraded features for the owner or captain, which includes full walk around decks, the flip open door to the pilothouse, the electric sliding glass door from salon to the aft deck, along with heavy duty corner cleats at both sides of the Euro transom. There are also two control stations, one on the flybridge and the other in pilothouse with complete engine instrumentation lit up with modern switches and a Kahlenberg heavy duty horn if needed. The flybridge has all the navigation equipment you have down below. The hydraulic bow and stern thrusters give you everything you need to dock safely and comfortably. Other features for ease of docking include hydraulic Key Power stabilizer control for thruster, wireless yacht remote control, second stabilizer monitor on the flybridge, ACR searchlight with two (2) remotes both on flybridge and pilothouse.


    Flybridge has hardtop and flip open fixed glass door from lower helm

    Flybridge has two (2) Stidd mechanical helm chairs

    Electric aluminum and glass sliding door to salon from aft with button and foot opening button

    Granite wet bar with sink, bar and refrigerator on flybridge and bar stools

    Granite wet bar with sink and refrigerator on aft

    Ice maker in salon

    ACR Searchlight

    3 x Underwater lights

    Flybridge seating with teak decks under hardtop

    Teak deck on aft deck and walkway to midship

    Teak on steps and swim platform

    Boarding gates on port and starboard sides

    Heavy duty corner cleats on both sides of Euro transom

    U-shaped rails on swim platform

    Lighted OA logo

    Sunpad at bow

    Custom exterior canvas and windshield mesh covers

    Anchor cover

    Electric cooktop on flybridge

    Flybridge can be air-conditioned and has Lexan windscreen

    Flip down 32" TV with DVD on flybridge and aft seating area


    Pilothouse/Lower helm

    Ritchie Compass 5"

    VHF radio is ICOM M506 VHF DSC

    Furuno Nav pilot Auto pilot

    Maretron multi function gauge panel for wind

    Furuno Navnet system with six displays, charts

    Furuno sonar (depth) and Furuno Radar

    ACR RCL 100D spotlight

    Engine Controls, single lever


    Flybridge has stabilizer monitor

    Wired yacht controller remote

    Duplicate lower helm electronics


    Custom manufactured thick veneer wood flooring

    L-Shaped dinette with chart drawer under sunken and extended dash with instrumentation

    Wood table top with storage cabinet under windshield defrosters

    Weathertight pantograph doors to side deck

    2 x helm seats with one (1) Llebroc mechanical helm seat

    Custom design pilot station


    King size bed

    Enlarged tinted windows with custom engineering

    Custom cedar-lined closet

    Granite marble shower floor and granite shower seat

    Storage under bed

    Granite counter top at TV cabinet

    Private head with shower stall "en-suite"

    Bureau with chest of drawers

    Two nightstands with counter top

    Ultra leather-upholstered headboard


    Entire space air conditioned with full height storage on starboard side.

    Flip berth space can accommodate a double berth bed or can be for additional storage, when flipped up, provides 6' x 6' x 3' full height storage space.

    Sink with storage cabinetry, separate head and one piece design for a mildew/leak proof shower stall with retractable stairs to provide easier access to head and shower stall.


    Fiberglass hull bottom with white vinyl rub railings with stainless steel insert bronze through hull fittings.

    Vinylester resin with marine grade structural foam. High density allows for high temperature resistivity and particular advantage in thermal and acoustic insulation.

    Reinforced collision bulkhead

    Fiberglass with infusion lamination manufacturing technology

    Stainless steel hardware

    2" elliptical 316 stainless steel handrails & stanchions, main deck and 11/2"on flybridge.

    Elliptical conforms better to human grip rather than traditional round rails. Provides greater "grip strength" for safety and comfort (Unique OA feature)

    Ocean Alexander employs various techniques to reduce sound and vibration through various proprietary techniques of controlling sound and transmission noise.

    Weathertight bulkheads with further sound and temperature insulation.

    Marine Grade aluminum beams for floors, walls and ceiling. Provides greater rigidity and monolithic structure and solidness while underway.

    Use of crossknit directional with carbon fiber in high stress areas for added structural integrity.

    Deck and Pilothouse

    Chain locker in bow with hinged access and removable swim ladder

    Port and starboard boarding gates, ventilation hatch forward, trunk top fiberglass with staircase to flybridge

    Fiberglass swim platform with Euro transom



    2 x Caterpillar C18 Acert 1150 hp

    2 x Control Stations: Flybridge and pilothouse with complete engine instrumentation with lighted, modern switches Electric throttle and shift controls for engines with single levers for each

    Engine Alarm System (oil and temperature)

    Intake / Exhaust fans with demister to eliminate moisture from the intake airflow to keep machinery dry.

    Adjustable/Reversible Delta T fans for engine exhaust located on superstructure instead of hull side. Maximizes water protection and salt spray, resulting in safer and lower maintenance ownership. (Unique OA Feature).

    Wet exhaust and including water temperature, oil pressure, hour meter and start/stop controls in engine room and remote start / stop controls in pilothouse.

    Stainless steel engine beds

    Stainless steel rail on side of engines


    2 x Kohler 23W Genset with fuel/water separators, mounted and installed with sound shield and vibration dampener.


    Hydraulic steering system with SS rudders and bronze struts w cutlass bearings.

    Zincs on rudders and shafts

    High performance, computer design and machined class "S" propellers

    2 x Stidd mechanical helm seats on flybridge (white x2)

    One Stidd mechanical helm seat in pilothouse


    Hydraulic windlass, Maxwell VWLP3500C

    Stainless Steel plow type anchor 80 lbs w 300 ft anchor chain (3/8" HT) & chain stopper chain counter Handsfree anchor chain wash system - allows for cleaning of chain during anchor operation THRUSTER/STABLIZERS

    Hydraulic bow thruster (25 HP) and stern (15HP) hydraulic

    Keypower stabilizer (6 Sq ft x 2) control for thruster


    Dripless engine shaft seal logs and rudderposts

    Color coded piping for fuel, water and hydraulic systems

    Fireboy MA21500 FE241

    Hydraulic Steelhead ES1500 lbs. davit

    Fire Extinguisher system with engine shutdown feature

    Ocean Alexander proprietary "dry bilge ventilation system" with dedicated bilge exhaust to outside. This provides constant airflow to keep the bilges dry and mildew free. Any moisture from condensation is evacuated outside the yacht to keep a clean and healthy cruising environment.

    Sea Recovery TM 900 Ga/day water maker.

    Kahlenberg TM heavy duty air horn.

    Steel Head Marine ES 1000 crane for Zodiac w Yamaha dingy


    Fresh Water System

    2 mm thickness 316 SS water tank with sight gauge fresh water outlet with hose for engines and generators fresh water wash down, at bow & stern & boat deck

    Dockside water connection

    Hot Water Heater

    1 x 40 gallon water heater with high density fiberglass insulation w high efficiency heating element

    Fuel System

    4.5mm thickness 5052 aluminum fuel tanks with sight gauges

    Dual Racor fuel/water separator with valves for engine and generator

    Both side fillers for fuel tanks

    Flame arrestor installed in fuel system (designed to prevent ignition of fumes during fueling/heavy operation)

    Fuel system with venting and "catchment system" designed for burps or overflow accidents.


    Common drainage system for bar sink, shower, bilge and exterior deck

    Bilge pump in forward and aft of engine room

    Automatic bilge pump with manual and automatic switches in each space as divided by weathertight bulkheads. High water alarms mounted in each bilge zone

    24V Shower sump pumps

    Manual bilge pump

    Dry bilge area in center of engine room


    Starboard side granite countertops

    Kenyon ceramic glass cooktop

    Jenn Air stainless refrigerator side by side with bottom freezer

    Twin stainless steel deep well sink

    Jenn Air microwave and dishwasher

    Garbage disposal

    Keurig coffee maker

    Abundant storage in galley


    1000 hr service performed on both main engines

    Both main engine heat exchangers cleaned and pressure tested

    Aftercooler and gear coolers inspected

    Recent coil clean on all a/c chillers

    3 newly replaced flybridge 17” Hatteland Nav screens

    Stabilizer serviced and seals replaced

    Shaft seals replaced and housings

    2 new raw water a/c pumps

    Fire suppression system serviced

    New raw water and coolant pump on Stbd main

    New engine start batteries

    New a/c room bilge pump

    Full davit service with new pump, seals and rigging

    New davit wireless controller

    New salon carpet

    Recently sanded teak decking

    New flybridge aft enclosure

    New salon a/c air handler

    Windlass services

    3 new underwater lights

    New a/c raw water seacock

    Tender recently serviced

    New bottom paint

    New zincs and prop speed

    New cutlass bearings

    Recent generators serviced and oil/filters changed

    New fenders

    Full exterior waxed/polished in December 2022

    New salon icemaker

    New galley disposal

    New Nav UPS