Best Friends is 47 foot 1988 Albin Palm Beach model tri -cabin motor yacht. A great value opportunity, Best Friends has all the comforts of home and is outfitted for fishing and exploring Alaskan waters.
Exceptionally low hours are on the twin diesel Volvo Penta TAMD engines. The port engine reads 3874, the starboard 4718. Three fuel tanks at 140 gallons each allows for extended cruising.The fuel and water tanks are stainless steel. Eight deep cycle batteries and a single eight D battery along with an 8KW Onan genset keeps things powered up.
The warm wood interior is welcoming. The large windows allow the light to shine on the wood, detailing the fine grain. Teak and Holley flooring is throughout the vessel. The salon boasts a comfortable adjustable sofa, recline while enjoying the view. The extra large dinette sports pleasant green fabric cushions and a adjustable table. Seat six comfortably for an evening of cards. The bar above the galley has two comfortable tall chairs, perfect for a morning cup of coffee and a review of the charts. Enjoy the 22” flat screen TV or play the latest in music on the Alpine stereo with Bose speakers. Step down to the spacious galley. The appliances include a Princess three burner stove with oven, A Norcold fridge/freezer microwave, toaster and coffee maker. Clever built in shelving hold the dishes directly above the single deep stainless steel sink. A bank of drawers , large cabinets with sliding door and spacious countertop makes this galley feel twice its size. A hatch directly overhead and one above the stove allows for fresh air circulation. Best Friends has two staterooms, both with private heads complete with showers. The master stateroom head also has a tub with built in shower seat. Rich teak details and loads of storage keep things tidy. The master stateroom has a walk around queen sized bed, hanging lockers lined in cedar and built in cubbies in the head board.Close the curtain for privacy over the double windows. The guest stateroom has a double berth, also with private head. A Groco sweet tank system keeps things fresh. A 180 water tank and 40 gallon holding tank means tons of hot water for a refreshing shower. An Espar Diesel heater with ductwork threaded throughout the vessel keeps everything warm and dry.
Best Friends offers two helm options. Both are equipped with an impressive array of electronics. A Raymarine RL80C plotter, radar, GPS, depth sounder, a Com Nav 1101 auto pilot, a Standard Horizon hailer, ICOM ICM502 VHF and built in compasses’ insure informed navigation. A Rayline search light with remote at the helm is a nifty addition. The upper helm provides a birds eye view of the water, and has a great fully enclosed canvas top. Large bench seating with storage means plenty of seating for guests. Grab rails insure safety while underway.
2207 Spenard Road
Anchorage, AK 99503