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1988 Hatteras 65' Sweet Serenity

$ 184,000

Sweet Serenity is a 1988 Hatteras 65' 65 Convertible listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Ryan Bouse. Ryan can be reached at 1-772-408-3868 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional yacht brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Hatteras Yachts and similar boats. With over 250 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

Hatteras Yachts are renowned for their durability and attention to detail, and the 65 Convertible Sportfish produced in 1988, was known for its superb seakeeping hull, performance in rough sea conditions, and soft dry ride. SWEET SERENITY features the standard 3 stateroom, 3 head layout with galley, dinette, and salon on main deck in a spacious open layout. Her massive 183 sq ft cockpit is equipped with a fighting chair and a foldable shade awning. The climate-controlled enclosed flybridge offers fantastic views and comfortable seating for socializing. Aft controls aid docking and maneuvering on a fish. Outfitted with tower and outriggers and powered by twin 1110hp Detroit Diesels. SWEET SERENITY is ready for new adventures—cruising or fishing!


  • Price USD:$ 184,000
  • Builder:


  • Model:

    65 Convertible

  • Year:


  • Location:

    Stuart, Florida, United States

  • Type:

    Power Yacht

  • LOA: 65 ft 5 in
  • Display Length: 65 ft
  • Beam: 18'
  • Yacht Category

    Convertible Boats

  • Water Capacity: 445 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 1710 gals
  • Engine Details: Detroit Diesel 12V92
  • Engine 1: 1988 1110.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1988 1110.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel
  • Days on Market:


Entering from the cockpit you find yourself in a spacious saloon with a large "L" shaped sofa on the port and aft bulkhead sides. Across are two Sailfish styled occasional chairs that have been completely restored and are very attractive. The sofa has also been re-upholstered in a Gray/White fabric with a touch of black. This same fabric is on the two chairs as well as the valances in the Main Saloon in addition all of the Drapery has been upgraded and replaced. Moving forward on the Port side is a large 50" flat screen TV and on the Starboard side is the "C" shaped dinette with light greenish gray leather upholstery.

On the Port side across from the dinette is the Galley. Moving forward 5 steps down places you in the hallway to the staterooms on the Starboard is the guest stateroom with en-suite head and twin berths one parallel and the other awthortship with cabinets and drawers. The pump / utility room access is in the guest stateroom via a full-size doorway.

Across the Hallway you'll find the VIP stateroom featuring en-suite private head with shower and two twin berths with hanging closet and drawers.

Forward in the bow is the Master Stateroom with a full queen size centerline berth. (please note the current owners have enlarged the berth for their needs but have not changed the original pedestal) The Master features an en-suite head with tub/shower combo. Hanging locker, Closet, drawers and TV.

Upgrades include new flooring custom cut and installed throughout the yacht.


Features include off-white Formica countertops in excellent condition. New refrigerator/freezer. Newer Microwave and under counter built in Oven. Removable/storable two burner stove top. New sink faucet in brushed stainless steel and custom wood counter area for food prep. Several drawers and cabinets for utensils and dry goods.


  • Fighting Chair
  • Engine Room Access
  • Outriggers
  • Foldable Cockpit Awning for Shade
  • Ladder to Flybridge
  • Led Lighting in the Cockpit
  • Non-Skid on the Walking Surfaces
  • Bow Rail
  • Dinghy Davitt (Low Profile)
  • Port and Starboard Opening Windows in the Salon
  • Rod Holder Rack (6)
  • Bow Storage Boxes Port and Starboard
  • Anchor Windlass with Hatteras Bow Pulpit

 Electronics and Bridge

The enclosed flybridge is fantastic on the 65 Hatteras the view and ability to see everything is wonderful! The bridge features comfortable Captain and Mate Chairs with guest seating behind and a convertible settee to the Port side. Heat and Air Condition makes it extra comfortable but for those pretty days the side windows slide open for fresh air. The aft Bridge Deck on the Port side features steering wheel with full controls for docking or fishing. Across on the Starboard side is a comfortable large built-in settee facing aft to enjoy the view or action in the cockpit.

  • Garmin GPS, Radar and Plotter
  • Hatteras Safety Controls
  • Autopilot
  • Back Up Garmin
  • VHF Radio

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 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.


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