This vessel is in great condition and has been well cared for by her owners. The layout of the 3988 is functional, spacious and built for both cruising and entertaining. Recently slipped with fresh antifoul applied, anodes replaced and a hull side polished also completed, she is ready to step aboard and enjoy. Powered by economical and highly sought after 330HP Cummins 6BTA engines with new turbos, low hours, always serviced and log books kept up to date. She also has a powerful, yet quiet 9 KVA Westerbeke generator that has had the windings upgraded and replaced; this lovely flybridge cruiser is the complete package. Once on board the design of this vessel is sure to impress with timeless timber fittings and furnishings all in good condition. The impressive open plan saloon features a split level with comprehensive galley & lounge forward and facing aft to the dining and entertaining area; which is set up very nicely & includes a drinks fridge with glass door. There are 2 private cabins, one with ensuite which also uniquely houses a bath. The flybridge provides great vision for the skipper and has a very spacious, wrap around seating plan for the guests to enjoy the view whilst underway or at anchor. Here there is also an extended cover for extra protection from the elements with huge solar panels sitting above the rooftop. Back down to the cockpit and the whole area is enclosed with classy new covers which open up onto a very large, solid swim platform that includes a 12v winch on the transom for ease of launching and retrieving your tender.
From the manufacturer: The Bayliner 3988 Command Bridge Motoryacht is designed for maximum comfort, with a dual-helm station that also lets you enjoy virtual year-round cruising. The spacious bridge deck and sport cockpit are convenient for sunning, fishing, or dockside socialising. The saloon is designed for entertainment with plenty of comfortable seating on two separate levels. This unique arrangement includes an upper-level galley with dinette - settee as well as a lower helm station with all-around visibility. For accommodations, the 3988 features two double staterooms and two head compartments, one with an enclosed shower.
If you are in the market for a well cared for twin screw, diesel flybridge cruiser, then we think this Bayliner 3988 is definitely one to put on your list. Please contact us to make a time to inspect.
Sunshine Boat Sales 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 surveyors to investigate such details. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Northern Gold Coast QLD
40' - 12.19m
330HP x 2
2nd Engine Hrs
2 private cabins both with ensuite
Open plan on starboard with dual refrigeration & twin sinks
Two Glacio front opening upright fridges + bar fridge in saloon
Two housed in refrigeration
Yes x 2
2 x TV Stereo
New quality cockpit enclosure, fully enclosed covers on flybridge and sunshades over all windows
45Lb plough, Muir Cougar winch, 60M chain
Life Jackets, fire extinguishers
12v/240, Xantrax Chargers, 2 x 620w solar panels, 1500W inverter + 9Kva Genset