1988 Sabre 38 MK II

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Yacht Overview

Make: Sabre

Model: 38 MK II

Year: 1988

Length: 38′

Located In: Saint Petersburg, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8313547


1988 Sabre 38 MK II Sloop

This Sabre 38 MK II was one of the most successful models Sabre sailboats built in that model year period. The seller of this Sabre 38 has continuously made upgrades from Awl gripping the mast, new rod standing rigging. New bottom paint 2-15-2022, new interior cushions and resurfaced countertops and more.

Full Specs

Boat Name



LOA: 38
LWL: 31.42
Beam: 12 ft
Maximum Draft: 8 ft
Displacement: 17,300 lb
Ballast: 7,000 lb


Engine Brand: Westerbeke
Engine Model: 38B
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (106 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (45 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (30 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1

Refit Since 2013
  • New bottom Paint: 2-15-2022
  • Roller furling
  • Halyards plus extra halyard
  • Masthead sheaves
  • Sheets
  • Ground tackle
  • New Traveler hardware
  • Awl grip mast and boom
  • New rod rigging
  • New Electric main halyard winch
  • New centerboard pendant
  • New Nicor vents
  • New electronics/radar/wind instrument
  • All new interior cushions
  • All new freshwater plumbing
  • New Sanitation hoses
  • New thru hull hoses and valves serviced
  • New Whale manual bilge pump
  • New Headliner
  • Galley counters resurfaced professionally
  • Galley faucet upgraded
  • New cabin fans
  • New window shades
  • New Reverse Cycle air conditioning
  • New transmission
  • Rebuilt CV joint
  • New fuel tank
  • New throttle and shift cables, steering cables and chain
  • Bimini, dodger
  • Lazy Jacks
  • New H/C cockpit shower
  • New Life sling
  • New custom Topsider cockpit cushions
  • New Dinghy Lifting crane
  • Metal Dorade vents
  • New inverter charger, VHF, CD
  • New Electric windlass
  • New Electric head
  • New Teak cockpit table
  • Outboard motor rail mount hardware

Vessel Walkthrough

When coming down the companionway steps the aft cabin is aft to port and the enclosed head/shower is to starboard. The galley is to port with new resurfaced counter tops and varnished trim. The Main Salon is forward with new upholstery, varnished Teak trim in the galley and bulkhead mounted salon table. The port settee converts to a double berth and a single berth to starboard. The navigation area is facing forward to starboard. Forward of the Main Salon is the forward berth with shelving and a hanging locker.

Main Salon:

  • All new interior cushions


  • Resurfaced galley counter tops
  • 3-Burner propane stove
  • Front opening ice box
  • 12 volt Refrigeration with extra battery
  • Stainless steel sinks
  • Hot and cold pressure water
  • Ample cabinet space

Master Stateroom:

Master stateroom is forward with vanity that sleeps two. Large overhead hatch for ventilation, ample storage under berth and cedar lined hanging locker.

Guest Stateroom:

Guest stateroom is aft with a large berth that will sleep two. Cedar lined hanging locker for storage and access to the Westerbeke diesel engine.

Mast and Rigging:

  • All lines led aft to cockpit
  • Dodger and Bimini
  • Hall Quik Vang led aft
  • Harken MKIII roller furling with Deck hardware (New)
  • Rod standing rigging (New)
  • Keel Centerboard
  • Offset pedestal guard at helm
  • Teak bang rails on topsides

Navigational Electronics:

  • Compass mounted on pedestal
  • ICOM 502 VHF radio
  • Garmin GPS map 520S chart plotter
  • New radar and wind instrument


  • Hella cabin fans throughout
  • Stereo and speakers
  • Additional house battery


Aft Cabin:

  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Clothes
  • Rain gear

Main Cabin:

  • SOS life jacket with jack line
  • Binoculars
  • Contents of Nav. station
  • Eyeglasses, some tools not specific to the boat
  • Vacuum

Forward Cabin:

  • Medical kits
  • Blue lounge seat


  • Life jackets
  • Extra lines
  • Knee pads

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine 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 brochure.


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.

This boat may not be listed by Massey Yacht Sales & Service and may be listed by another brokerage company. This listing is made available as a courtesy to those visiting our website.

The advertising broker is merely providing this information in an effort to represent you as a buyer in the purchase of this vessel.

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