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1988 Hatteras 65 Convertible

Lucky Strike

Laguna Beach, CA, US
  • 3 Staterooms
  • 3 Heads
  • 2 Engines

This Is A Beautiful Example Of A Very Well Maintained, Gyro Stabilized Vessel. Fresh Exterior Paint, New Interior And Upgraded Electronics, With Low Hours.



Listed by Atlantic Yacht & Ship, Inc.

THIS BOAT IS SUBJECT TO AN EXCLUSIVE LISTING AGREEMENT WITH ATLANTIC YACHT & SHIP, INC. 954-684-3286 AND IS NOT OFFERED FOR SALE BY GALATI YACHT SALES. Galati Yacht Sales is merely providing this information in an effort to represent you as a buyer in the purchase of this vessel.

  • Last updated Apr 10th, 2024


Quick Specs

Country: US
Category: Power
Model: 65 Convertible
Model Year: 1988


Cabins: 3
Heads: 3

Hull Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Length: 65 ' (19.81M)
Draft: 5.33 ft' (1M)
Beam: 18.17 ft' (5M)


Fuel Capacity: 1710 G. 6473 L.
Water Capacity: 460 G. 1741 L.
Holding Tank: 60 G. 227 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 12V92TI
Engine Year: 1988
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 1,035
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 1,100

Engine 2

Engine Make: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 12V92TI
Engine Year: 1988
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 1,035
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 1,100


Manufacturer Provided Description

The seller has spent aprox. $270,000. over the past 3 years

$125k for the sea keeper

$140k in electronics.

$40k Tender & davit

$65K Painting the whole vessel

Manufacturer's Description

The Hatteras 65 Convertible has always been touted for its superior sea keeping hull, providing speeds of 20+ knots coupled with a soft, dry ride. Features include rounded edges and a sleek raised foredeck with a swept back exterior profile. Its contemporary exterior provides aluminum frame windows, stainless steel exterior grab rails, and welded stainless steel bow rails. For fishing enthusiasts, the 183 sq.ft. cockpit boasts a bait and tackle center equipped with convenient foot pedals. An insulated sink, refrigerator - freezer, top loading storage bin, and starboard drink box serve the cockpit as standard equipment, along with an oversized, centerline in-deck fish box with macerator pump. A molded-in transom fish box adds the finishing touch. An enclosed bridge provides superior comfort and protection from the elements. Below-deck accommodations include a spacious three stateroom, three-head layout.


This beautiful Hatteras 65 convertible features a 3 stateroom/3 head layout with the galley and dinette forward in a beautifully appointed Salon. Below deck, the Master Stateroom is forward with a Queen Island Berth.  Aft of the Master to port is the VIP stateroom with twin beds.  The starboard guest stateroom has upper and lower berths.  All 3 heads have stall showers.  Aft of the staterooms is a utuility room complete with washer/dryer.  An Enclosed Bridge features a leather settee to port and helm chair forward.

Notable features include:

  • Vinyl headliners
  • New Salon headliners with birch inlays (2022)
  • New Granite countertops
  • Bulkheads and partitions in lacquered finish blonde hardwood
  • Tile in Galley and Heads
  • Carpeting in Salon and Staterooms
  • New wallpaper below decks


  • Sub-Zero 249 FF freezer
  • Sub-Zero UC-24R refrigerator
  • Sharp microwave R-9H83
  • Mr. Coffee built-in coffeemaker
  • Single s/s sink and disposal
  • Jenn-Air four burner glass range
  • Scotts automatic icemaker
  • Built in freezer and refrigerator (cockpit)

Electronics and Navigation

  • ACR URP-102 search light
  • Danforth Constellation compass
  • (2) Furuno Navnet 3D (plotter, sounder, radar)
  • PC based navigation system
  • Azimuth 314 digital compass
  • New Furuno auto pilot 1/24
  • Furuno FS-1503 SSB
  • Satellite phone
  • Satellite weather
  • Furuno RD-30 (both helms)
  • Standard Horizon Quest-X GX1500S VHF
  • Standard Horizon VLH-3000 hailer
  • Furuno 96 mile radar rebuilt 1/24
  • Westmar side scanning sonar
  • VDO analog instruments - tachometers, engine oil pressure, engine water temperature, engine exhaust temperatures, Drive oil pressure, Drive oil temperature

Audio-Visual Equipment

  • Polyplanar MRD60 tuner/CD (flybridge)
  • (2) KVH Tracvision antennae receivers 1 for TV, 1 for Sat. Phone
  • 13" RCA TV (forward stateroom)
  • 45" Toshiba flat screen TV - built in retractable (main cabin)

Deck and Hull

  • New exterior paint (2022/23)
  • Antifouling paint on the hull bottom
  • Prop Speed on the underwater gear
  • Galley Maid windlass 24v
  • Dinghy davit - foredeck port, 24v hydraulic
  • Signal mast
  • Rupp Marine outriggers
  • New stainless steel safety rails and hand holds (6/2022)
  • New 34"x36" three bladed bronze alloy props
  • Recently trued 3 1/2" stainless shafting
  • (2)  I-type bronze struts
  • Cast 3" bronze stock rudders
  • Bennett trim tabs 24 volt electric hydraulic
  • Integral fiberglass with bronze thru hull shaft log
  • PSS self-aligning dripless shaft seal
  • New cutless bearings



  • 14' Novurania tender Model 430DL with 60 hp Yamaha outboard
  • Recently Fully Serviced

Engine Room and Mechanical

  • Twin Detroit Diesel Model 12V92TI w/ aprox 1,100 hrs. SMOH
  • ZF Transmissions Model BW195
  • Hynautic steering
  • Seakeeper 16 Gyro (installed 2021)
  • Glendinning engine synchronizer
  • Watermaker
  • Whirlpool washer/dryer
  • Cruisair reverse cycle air conditioning with SMX controls
  • New engine room paint
  • Engines recently painted
  • Raycor Fuel filters
  • Fuel polishing system


  • Bilge Pumps - forward stateroom berth, port side stateroom bilge, starboard stateroom bilge, equipment room, engine room forward port, forward starboard, aft centerline, and Lazarette
  • Ventilation 120v blowers in engine room and 24v in heads
  • Halon fixed fire system
  • Portable fire extinguishers throughout
  • CO detector
  • Smoke alarms
  • 6 person Coastal Service Liferaft


  • 2 Onan 20 Kw generators
  • Galvonic corrosion protection - zincs on shafts, rudders, trim tabs, transom
  • Bonding System
  • Isolators/transformers
  • AC electrical system 240/120, Main panel - starboard side of main cabin
  • DC electrical system 24/12, panels main cabin, forward engine room bulkhead, pilothouse
  • (2) Intelli-Power model PD2150 marine chargers connected in series to produce 24 volts
  • Alternators on each main engine and generator



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.

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