2020 Boston Whaler 280 Vantage

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Yacht Overview

Make: Boston Whaler

Model: 280 Vantage

Year: 2020

Length: 28′

Located In: North Miami Beach, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: unleaded

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8776279


The Boston Whaler Vantage, “Searenity” is a versatile and stylish dual console boat that is designed to handle a variety of boating activities, from fishing and cruising to watersports and offshore adventures. The 28′ model is a great choice for those who want a larger vessel with plenty of space for entertaining guests or bringing along family members.

Her exterior is sleek and modern, with clean lines and a sporty look. The boat features a deep-V hull design that provides a smooth, comfortable ride in choppy waters. The hull is constructed with Whaler’s proprietary Unibond construction, which ensures that the boat is unsinkable.

The cockpit of the Vantage is spacious and well-appointed, with plenty of seating and storage options. The boat can accommodate up to 12 passengers, making it ideal for larger groups. The helm area features a captain’s chair with a flip-up bolster for added comfort and visibility. The dashboard is equipped with advanced electronics, including a Raymarine Axiom 12-inch touchscreen display, digital switching, Mercury Active/Auto Trim Tabs and an excelent audio system.

The Vantage also has a large, fully-equipped outdoor galley area that includes a refrigerator, sink, and stovetop, as well as plenty of counter and storage space. There is a dinette area with seating for four, which can be converted into a double berth for overnight stays.

Other features of the 2020 28′ Boston Whaler Vantage include a spacious head compartment with a sink and shower. Access to the water by a large swim platform with a telescoping ladder, and a transom door. The boat is powered by twin Mercury Verado 400HP engines, which provide excellent performance and fuel efficiency.

Overall, “Searenity” is a versatile and luxurious boat that is perfect for a wide range of boating activities. Its stylish design, advanced features, and superior construction make it a top choice for boaters who demand the very best.

Full Specs

Boat Name



LOA: 28
Beam: 9.5 ft
Maximum Draft: 1.75 ft
Bridge Clearance: 9.08 ft
Dry Weight: 6,700 lb
Deadrise: 21 °


Engine Brand: Mercury
Engine Model: V8
Engine/Fuel Type: unleaded
Engine Power: 300|horsepower
Engine Type: Outboard

Engine Brand: Mercury
Engine Model: V8
Engine/Fuel Type: unleaded
Engine Power: 300|horsepower
Engine Type: Outboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (20 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (185 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (6 Gallon)


Number of heads: 1

Factory Upgrades

Deluxe Helm Electronics Package -


Combines premium electronics options with port and starboard acrylic dash and switch panels for an integrated look and functionality.




  • Raymarine Axiom 12
  • RealVision 3D
  • 12.1” screen (GPS/chart plotter/fishfinder)
  • RealVision 3D
  • DownVision, SideVision, and Chirp transom transducer, 
  • Dash surface – custom black acrylic on port and starboard dash areas
  • Stereo system with Premium Audio
  • Vessel View 4” Display
  • Glovebox, the port console
  • Custom black acrylic on port and starboard dash areas including switch panels


Summer Kitchen - 



  • 12-V Refrigerator, 
  • 1500 Watt Inverter, 
  • Automatic charging relay for inverter battery bank charging from engines Battery Charging System
  • Corian Counter-Top, 
  • Dedicated storage, 
  • Electric Grill, 
  • Shore Power with battery charger 
  • Galvanic isolator & Tool Holders



Upgrd-Dual White VERADO Engines - Joystick 300 CXL V8  


  • White Engines (outboard docking system with joystick,electronic steering, skyhook/autopilot keypad functionality) 
  • Stainless Steel Anchor
  • Under Gunnel Storage Shelf
  • Console Rod Storage
  • Underwater LED Lighting
  • Raw Water Washdown
  • Sunshade Cockpit
  • VHF Radio - Raymarine (RAY52)
  • Full Blue Canvas Package


Standard Equipment
  • All hardware 316-L stainless steel

  • 28” cockpit depth
  • 8” stainless steel cleats – bow (2), pop-up stern (2), pop-up spring line (2)
  • Anchor windlass with 200’ of rode, chain and anchor
  • Bow and stern eyes
  • Cockpit coaming bolsters
  • Cockpit courtesy lights – dual color blue/white
  • Covered telescoping swim ladder with stainless steel grab rail
  • Drink holders (12)
  • Heavy-duty rub rail
  • Insulated in-floor fishboxes with pump-out (2) (located aft) (25 gallons)
  • Livewell with light (19 gallons)
  • Molded fiberglass port side dive/boarding door with removable stainless-steel dive ladder and deployable grab rail
  • Motorwell drains
  • Rod holders (gunnel-mounted, stainless steel) (3)
  • Self-bailing cockpit sole
  • Stainless steel grab rails
  • Transom door with stainless steel latch

Cockpit Utility Center
  • Coaming pocket with courtesy light and drink holders (2)
  • Sink with freshwater faucet
  • Starboard aft facing seat with integrated cooler (11 gallons)
  • Stainless steel grab rail

Bow Area
  • Bow bolster
  • Bow cushions with backrests
  • Bow walkthrough block off panel
  • Drink holders (4)
  • Fiberglass lids with latches (3)
  • Integrated centerline bow cooler (12 gallons)
  • Recessed storage / cup holder compartment
  • Welded stainless steel forward side rails
  • USB charging receptacle (dual)

  • 12V receptacle
  • Access panel to electronics
  • Cast stainless steel steering wheel with urethane grip
  • Compass
  • Courtesy light
  • Dash visor
  • Drink holders (2)
  • Electronics mounting surface
  • Helm and companion footrests
  • Electrical switch panel with circuit breaker protection
  • Storage bucket
  • Tempered bonded glass windshield
  • Trash door
  • Windshield wiper (starboard)

  • Dash visor
  • Decorative floor inlay
  • Interior light
  • Gasketed lockable entry door with dual gaskets and draw down latch
  • Molded fiberglass console liner
  • Portable head with pump-out
  • Sink with faucet and Corian countertop
  • Stainless steel grab rail
  • Stainless steel storage hooks (2)
  • Storage locker
  • Storage inboard with material keeper

  • Aft facing seating at starboard prep station
  • Bow seating area with lounge backrests and armrests (port and starboard)
  • Convertible port lounge seat with gasketed storage
  • Deluxe custom Boston Whaler helm seat with high/low pedestal
  • Fold-out stern seat with backrest

  • Bow anchor locker with drain and windlass
  • Captain’s pocket storage with USB outlet below the dash
  • Cockpit storage center
  • Console storage with stainless steel latch
  • Head storage compartment
  • Insulated bow storage lockers (port and starboard with overboard drains)
  • Centerline insulated cooler with overboard drain

  • 250 V8 White Dual Mercury Verado engines with hydraulic power steering
  • Automatic bilge pump
  • Battery trays (4)
  • Electric horn
  • Freshwater system (20 gallons) with bow and stern sprayers
  • Fuel tank (185 gallons)
  • LED navigation lights
  • Livewell (19 gallons) (located transom, port side)
  • Recessed electric trim tabs with indicators
  • SmartCraft deluxe gauge package
  • Stainless steel propellers
  • Tilt steering
  • Transducer mount area

Engine Notes

Upgrd-Dual White Joystick 300 CXL V8 CMS - 280VA

White Engines (outboard docking system with joystick, electronic steering,

skyhook/autopilot keypad functionality) (not compatible with standalone

autopilot option) (includes vessel view and fuel/water separators)


330 Hours

All services are up to date

Extended Warranty

Manufacturer Provided Description

The 280 Vantage builds on the legacy of the award-winning Vantage series, delivering exceptional stability, comfort and ease of operation. With its family-friendly dual-console layout and smart, convertible seating, the 280 provides plenty of space for everyone to stretch out and relax. Try a new activity, or try a whole range of them: The 280 Vantage is an all-access pass to everything your family wants to do on the water, from discovering remote beaches to finding thrills at the end of a towrope o