DESCRIPTION: This Kona charter business is available with an extra wide 45' x 21' Honokohau slip & commercial permit to run charters from the Kailua Kona peir. The slip can accommodate a catamaran of up to 21' beam & possibly wider. The corp w/ slip & permits can be purchased alone for $130k, or as a turn-key sailing charter business for $179k. Honu Sail Charters comes with a great web site, "sailkona.com", lots of brochures and a beautifully restored Westsail 32 sailboat. The "Honu" is an excellent 6 passenger charter boat. The foredeck is spacious and uncluttered which allows for ample seating. A custom built teak dodger makes a great backrest for customers and the custom stern pulpit provides additional seating with a Bimini top for shade. The genoa and staysail are both roller furling for easy short-handed sailing. "Honu" has a beautiful customized interior with woodwork done in a variety of hard woods. She is rigged to sail well in light air and is thoughtfully set up for safe, comfortable charter work or inter-island sailing. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to live the dream of having a sailboat business in Kona.
Sails/Rig: Original aluminum mast with newer aluminum boom, spinnaker pole, full battened Mainsail with triple reef points, Storm Trysail, Storm Jib, 100% Genoa, oversized Staysail, Drifter, 100% Mule, Spare Staysail, Hood Seafurl on Jib, spare Main and Jib, eight Lewmar winches, 5/16" SS standing rigging, lowers and all lines were new in 2015
AUX PROPULSION: Pathfinder 4 cyl. VW 40hp diesel. 120 hours on a rebuilt cylinder head. 2nd VW engine in working condition included.Two fuel tanks hold a total of 70 gallons. Stainless 1" shaft to a 16" x 15" three blade bronze prop.
Electronics/Electrical: Raytheon R10 Radar, Horizon VHF, Navico auto pilot, 800 Watt inverter, Four 6V Deep Cycle batteries, One starting battery, LED lights, 2 new 160w solar panels.
Additional Equipment: Custom hard dodger, 35 lbs plough anchor and 300' chain, safety equipment, 13' Avon Inflatable w/ new floor & 8hp O/B. All new upholstery, two plastic water tanks for a total of 60gal., Raritan marine head and holding tank, and everything needed to successfully run snorkeling and sunset sail charters.
Particulars given herein are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed. Subject to prior sale or withdrawal without notice.