Gulfstar 50 sailboat for sale 1978

A description of the boat

The Gulfstar 50 design has shown to be a solid, and a very practical cruising yacht especially for Ocean navigation. Joyride has shown to be ideal for people who would like not only to go on the Mediterranean coast but also wanting to cross the ocean. Thanks to her aluminium cabin protecting the cockpit and the winches, one can navigate without any inconveniences in bad weather conditions. The Gulfstar 50 sailboat provides shelter in rough water and a spacious location to relax with guests in a quiet anchorage. This Gulfstar boat for sale has a very robust mast of 30 cm. It is possible to navigate up to 25 knots of wind with a full sail on. She can be be easily handled by a crew of two. Below deck, her spacious two cabin layout will comfortably accommodate four to six for extended cruising, with arrangements for additional sea berths in the main saloon. Joyride had only 2 owners and she has never been chartered. The 2006, the actual owner bought it and brought it from united states to Spain. The vat and registration of Joyride are paid. In 2008, she has a complete refit with new upholstery and total revision on the machinery and water tubes.Her cruising speed is 7 knots  and can go up to 9 knots.

She is in very good state as the owner took really care of her. The engine serviced regularly and she is totally equipped. Now, the owner wants to sell her as she was bought for the family and the kids have grown up.

Joyride is perfect for excellent live aboard, for ocean and coastal navigation.

Accommodation

The Gulfstar sailboat 50  has 2 double cabins and 2 singles in the saloon. Every double cabin (in the aft and in the forward area) is an en-suite cabin , with fully equipped head with shower and confortable bed and many cupboards for storage. Coming out of the forward cabin, you will have a hall and then access to the saloon. It has a big wooden table with extension and 2 big White sofas (8 people can easily be accommodated there). The interior of Joyride was completely upholstered in 2008 to give it more light with total refit (painting, new upholstery, revision of the machinery, water tubes, new water boiler, new converter).  There are 2 entries to the motor room. The galley is fully equipped, has a cooker with 3 burners, 2 fridges, one including a freezer, an oven with 2 burners ,a microwave, a grill, and 2 sinks. There is no Air unit that provide cool air and hot air. The colour scheme is white with beautiful wood. 
It is a quite cosy living space and 6 people can sleep on-board. She is a very solid boat for ocean navigation and fully equipped.

The Gulfstar sailboat 50  is in very good conditions and ideal for ocean navigation.

 Engine

Yanmar HJHDTE 77HP
No. of cylinders 4
Last service: 02/2019
Type of prop: Max prop 50 cm, 3 blades
Drive to prop: Shaft


Electrics 
Voltage: 220
4 batteries , capacity : 620 A in total, year 2017
Methid of charging: solar panels
Onan Generator
Shore Power
Shore Power cable
3 solar Panels (2*180 W)

Rig and Spars
Ketch 
Mast made of aluminium (it gives it much strength)

Winches
2 +1 Genoa  

Sails

Mainsail, Maker wood
Genoa, Maker wood
Mizzen sail, Maker wood
Staysail


Ground Tackle
2 Anchors (Delta  26 kg, 140 m chain, 10 mm, Danfos)
Warp Electric Windlass

Navigation Aids

Plastimo Compass , 2019
Datamarine speed meter 
wind meter 
2 GPS (Furuno Year 2015)
2 Plotters (Furuno  Year 2017, Garmin 182, Year 2008)
Epirb
Datamarine 5000 Echo sounder 
Furuno Radar 
Icom VHF 
Simrad Ap20 Autopilot

Tankage 
1 fuel tanks, 380 litres, forms part of the boat, fibre glass
1 water tank, 1000 litres, forms part of the boat, fibre glass

Water System 
Pressurised
Water heating system of 220 V (03/2019)


General Equipment

Davits 
Reflector
Boarding ladder
Rigid Dinghy,  size: 3 metres
Outboard, make: Mercury, 8HP
Bilge pumps: 2+1 (1 manual, 2 electric)
Fenders: 10
Navigation lights  
Hard cover made of aluminium covering the cockpit against bad weather and wind
Bathing ladder
TV

Safety Equipment

Lifebuoys
12 Life jackets 
3 Fire Extinguishers

Viewings are available through Network Yacht Brokers Valencia. We are open to reasonable offers.

Gulf star 50 for sale