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  • 1989 Hatteras 78 Cockpit Motor Yacht

    Charleston, SC, US
    • 4 Staterooms
    • 4 Heads
    • 2 Engines

    Hatteras 78' Cockpit Motor Yacht

    Nother Venture 

    1989 Hatteras ‘78 CPMY


    The Finest Custom 78' Hatteras Cockpit Motor Yacht On The Market Today!!  Nother Venture Benefits From Her Recent Remodel 2021 And 2015 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.  Intelligently Customized, This VIP Layout Offers Modern Design, Spectacular Open Concept Galley With Incredible Views, Provisioning, And Most Of All Comfort.  Hatteras Quality And Construction With A Modern Look & Feel.  All Services Are Current And Ready For Adventure!


    Recently Remodeled And Upgraded InteriorComprehensive REFIT 2015 

    Equipped For Extended Cruising



    Galati Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Frank Gordon Yacht Sales.

    • Last updated Dec 7th, 2023


    Quick Specs

    Builder: Hatteras
    Country: US
    Category: Power
    Model: 78 Cockpit Motor Yacht
    Model Year: 1989


    Cabins: 4
    Heads: 4

    Hull Information

    Hull ID: HATDN414C989
    Hull Material: Fiberglass


    Length: 78 ' (23.77M)
    Draft: 5.5 ft' (1M)
    Beam: 18.17 ft' (5M)


    Cruising Speed: 14 Knots
    Fuel Capacity: 2200 G. 8327 L.
    Water Capacity: 350 G. 1324 L.
    Holding Tank: 210 G. 794 L.


    Engine 1

    Engine Make: Detroit Diesel
    Engine Model: T-12V-92TA
    Power HP: 1,075
    Fuel Type: diesel
    Engine Hours: 1,100

    Engine 2

    Engine Make: Detroit Diesel
    Engine Model: T-12V-92TA
    Power HP: 1,075
    Engine Hours: 1,100



    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 2021 - 2023


    • NEW Zodiac 400 Yachtline tender w/50hp Honda outboard
    • NEW full eisenglass enclosure for the flybridge. Stainless supported Bimini extension from the existing hardtop with full enclosures.
    • NEW Teak Bar top and table tops on the flybridge
    • NEW Water proof laminate flooring through the entire boat
    • All cabinetry painted entire boat
    • Master bath completely remodeled, Bathtub added, tile, flooring, bead board walls
    • Master bedroom, all NEW floors, bead board & wallpaper, NEW window blinds
    • NEW Stackable modern FULL-SIZE vented washer/dryer
    • NEW 2-Raw water pumps for the AC systems
    • NEW Bar beverage fridge
    • Non-skid completely redone
    • All teak rails sanded and revarnished
    • Bottom paint
    • Waterline boot stripe to compliment
    • DEkit Flooring, Boarding stairs, Aft Deck, Cockpit & swim platform
    • Full service on both Detroits/Oil, fuel filters, racors serviced regularly (1,000 hrs)
    • 1,000 hour service complete (master Detroit) valve & injector adjustment and realignment. 
    • Stabilizer system serviced
    • Full service on both Onan Genset including new belts
    • Props removed, balanced and polished
    • NEW window shades and accent valence in Salon and Galley
    • All new furniture lamps salon conveys
    • NEW soft goods throughout conveys
    • NEW bow cushions, flybridge cushions & accent pillows
    • Ceramic detailing entire hull and upper decks
    • NEW 60 inch flat screen smart TV salon
    • NEW 50 inch flat screen smart TV
    • NEW Vectron 24V Charger. 

    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
    • 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 comfortably 
    • New flooring
    • additional dining located forward

    Aft Deck & Cockpit

    • 600 gallon diesel fuel tank
    • 100 gallon gas tank to fuel tender & toys
    • DEkit Flooring, Boarding stairs, Aft Deck, Cockpit & swim platform


    • Five person bar with freezer chest & soda fountain.
    • Lounge area with new softgoods (2021)
    • Teak table and bar top (2021)
    • 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
    • KVH SAT TV
    • *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
    • Vectron 24V Charger 2021
    • All new House Batteries and engine/generator start batteries (2021/22)
    • 6.5. kW inverter with 8x200 AMP HR batteries - inoperable

      -- Inverter originally installed to run two Cruise Air A/C units and compressors as well as all LED lighting throughout the boat comfortably.  Batteries are expired and Seller has never used it.  *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 - 1100hours
    • (2) ONAN generators 21kW - Fwd 2150 & Aft 1300hrs
    • PTO for hydraulic bow thruster (2015)
    • 100,000 BTU Cruise Air A/C units & compressors (2015)
    • Auxiliary engine room controls
    • Watermaker - inoperable 


    • Zodiac 400 Yachtline tender w/50hp Honda outboard


    • Personal items, artwork, and lamps


    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 their agents, or their surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

    Mechanical Disclaimer:

    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 their agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as other representations noted on the listing.