1977 Bertram 80 Motor Yacht

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Yacht Overview

Make: Bertram

Model: 80 Motor Yacht

Year: 1977

Length: 80′

Located In: Fort Myers, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 7443943


This 1977 Bertram 80’ Cockpit Motor Yacht, Ocean Romance, is truly one of a kind. It has 5 staterooms, each with its own ensuite head as well as a 6th head located in the main salon. Originally this was a 58′ motor yacht that was extended to 80′ by Allied Marine in Fort Lauderdale. It has been recently furnished, has a 300 AMP electrical service, a new remodeled galley with updated appliances as well as 8 televisions. An interior door at the lower helm area separates the forward from aft section. The aft section has a very large Main Salon with 2 seating areas, TV, Bar and day Head, the aft Salon area leads to a staircase leading up to the large Fly Bridge Lounge with TV, radio, circular seating, and upper helm station. Circular stairs lead down to the 3 State rooms below, one suite with a King bed and bath and the other two suites with Queen beds and baths. The forward section of this boat has the captain’s quarters which has a Queen bed stateroom and head, large living/dining area with a new galley. There is also a separate crew quarter with double bunks and head. Over $400,000 has been spent in upgrades, improvements, and maintenance over the past 8 years and the boat is in excellent overall condition.  A recent 2019 survey is available.

Motivated Seller, all trades will be considered.

Full Specs

Boat Name

Ocean Romance


LOA: 80
Beam: 18.5 ft
Maximum Draft: 5.17 ft
Displacement: 134,000 lb


Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 12V71
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 650|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 12V71
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 650|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (400 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (2000 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 5
Number of heads: 6

  • Depthsounder
  • Radar
  • TV Set
  • Navigation Center
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Compass
  • CD Player
  • GPS
  • Cockpit Speakers
  • VHF

Inside Equipment
  • Bow Thruster
  • Washing Machine & Dryer
  • Electric Bilge Pump
  • Range
  • Microwave Oven
  • Air Compressor
  • Electric Head
  • Heating
  • Hot Water
  • Refrigerator
  • Deep Freezer
  • Battery Charger
  • Air Conditioner
  • Trash Compactor
  • Ice Machine

Electrical Equipment
  • Shore Power Inlet
  • Generator
  • Inverter

Outside Equipment/Extras
  • Cockpit Shower
  • Gangway
  • Cockpit Chairs
  • Cockpit Table
  • Swimming Ladder

  • Bimini Top

Additional Information
  • Excellent liveaboard, family yacht, charter vessel or bed & breakfast
  • Classic pedigree yacht with great floor plan on three levels
  • Large interior and exterior areas refit continuously from 2012-2020 with over $400,000 invested.
  • Proven track record as a successful income producing bed and breakfast yacht hotel. 6-month rental income in Newport, RI generated a net income of over $115,000
  • Well maintained and clean throughout in very good condition.

Major Improvements from 2012-2020
  • 2012: New carpet, furniture, and soft goods in upper and lower salon
  • 2015: Fly bridge custom extended, new aluminum framework with new canopies, new furniture and carpets in staterooms, new staple rails on aft lower deck
  • 2016: New air conditioner units for lower helm area, as well as lower salon and King stateroom
  • Galley remodeled with all new appliances, flooring, and countertops
  • Main salon: New breakfast bar and countertop, under counter refrigerators, ice machine and flooring
  • Starboard diesel engine heads replaced with only 600 hrs. since major rebuild in 2006
  • 2017: 6 new freshwater triple flush heads installed
  • New Awlgrip paint on the topsides, brightwork, and striping.
  • New 24 and 32-Volt chargers installed with several new batteries
  • New sender for in port waste
  • 2018: 2 new port and starboard step plates at boarding areas
  • 20 KW and 30 KW Generators serviced with new starters and solenoids
  • 2019: Captains quarters: new bathroom shower and valves
  • New 43" TV on the fly bridge
  • New Honeywell portable A/C units in the main and lower salons
  • 2020: main engines and 30KW generator serviced, new control board for 30 KW
  • New zincs
  • Bottom paint
  • New Garmin Radar, Chart Plotter and Transducer
  • New engine room Jabsco bilge pump
  • New 8 volt batteries
  • New fuel tank sender
  • Fire suppression system serviced and recertified
  • 6 new 1” double braid dock lines with loop/chafe guards
  • New forward bilge Jabsco bilge pump
  • 8 new fender covers
  • 4 new sea water pumps for AC compressors
  • AC service
  • 4 new wheels on Marquip dock stairs
  • Forward hold cleaned & degreased
  • Recaulked bow section hatches, stanchions, windshield and aft deck
  • 2 new Ideal Windless foot pedals system services
  • New Wesmar bow thruster motor
  • New horn


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.

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


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