68’ West Bay SonShip is an extremely capable mini-yacht. With the 20’
beam and full walk around, it feels like a much larger vessel.
Reliable Cat 3412’s gives you over 20 knot cruise speeds when the need arises.
Extra helm stations make it easy for the owner/operator and the additional crew quarters give privacy if crew is needed.
This vessel is cruise ready with the factory hardtop/enclosure. The inverter system is especially nice for silent evenings.
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Guest SR/S: 3/0
- Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
68' 0" (20.73m)
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This 68 West Bay SonShip Pilothouse Motoryacht has an overall length of 72'6". A perfect boatfor cruising, not only to blue water destinations, but also island hopping in the Bahamas.Hand-crafted rift cut American Cherry interior woods along with exotic Carpathian Elm are usedextensively throughout the vessel. She features a full-beam Master Stateroom under thepilothouse with custom king-size inner spring mattress and a large ensuite head with oversizeshower. On this level and just forward is a guest portside stateroom with a custom double berthand access to a private ensuite head. Up one level and forward is a VIP Stateroom with custominner spring mattress and ensuite with separate shower.
7 Zone, Cruisair reverse cycle air/heat
Aromatic Cedar lined lockers, drawers and closets
Carpathian Elm accents throughout
Head Hunter Royal Flush heads in three forward heads
Granite topped vanities in Master, VIP and starboard heads
Vacu-flush head in crew head
Polished chrome faucets, accessories and shower sets in all heads
High gloss edging on all 1/4 round cabinet edges
Mattress covers for all beds
Air conditioned aft equipment spaces
Vimar light and electrical switch plates
This beautiful state-of-the-art Galley will please the most discriminating of chefs. From theEmerald pearl granite countertops to the stainless steel appliances, excellence in quality andfunction are first and foremost. There is ample storage in every area possible. Plenty of counterspace for preparing a simple breakfast to a seven-course gourmet dinner. There is a largewindow over the portside sink, when combined with the completely open and adjoiningPilothouse make this area seem the largest in the entire vessel. The satin finished AmericanCherry overhead cabinets are all that separate the Galley from the Pilothouse, as well as theaft pass-thru to the Salon area.
Frigidaire Galley Pro 30" 240-volt convection, self-cleaning stove/oven
GE Profile Performance convection microwave oven w/ fan over cooktop
Sub-Zero 36" side by side refrigerator
Broan 12" compactor
Frigidaire Galley series 24" dishwasher
Grohe faucet w/ double stainless steel sink
Rope lighting in galley soffit
Custom Carpathian Elm dinette table top with 12" leaf
One enters through two large stainless steel glass doors into a voluminous Salon with extra large windows affording virtual panoramic views from anywhere in the Salon.
This spacious area features a hand-crafted American Cherry starboard side entertainmentcenter with a 42' pop-up Plasma TV, DVD, VCR, 5-Disc CD Player and a state-of-the-artSatellite TV reception system with separate DSS units for each TV. All custom cabinetryfeaturing Carpathian Elm inlays complimenting the surrounding woodwork. The wall coveringsare faux Baby Ostrich skin in light beige color.To port, extra large U-Shaped hand-built sofa/settee custom upholstered to match the decor.An extremely comfortable area for entertaining and/or just relaxing, either while underway or atanchor. There is also a custom-built exquisite coffee table complementing the decor. To portand forward (up three steps) is the Galley/Pilothouse area.
Duette blinds on polished stainless steel salon doors
Custom matching wood blinds
Custom-built U-Shaped sofa
Rope lighting in salon soffit
Phantom roll screen doors
Phillips palm remote for entertainment package
Located under the Pilothouse, is the full-beam Master Stateroom. Tastefully decorated with custom upgraded fabrics and king-size custom inner spring mattress with port and starboard built-in end table with brushed stainless swing lamps on either side. American Cherry cabinetry throughout features brushed stainless accents and a built-in vanity and mirror. There is an aromatic cedar-lined walk-in closet and hanging locker. Also installed in the hanging locker is a Lock Box.
Custom built-in TV cabinet with access to satellite and separate DSS unit with VCR combo. AM/FM CD player and computer input access ports. The starboard side end table area features a Raytheon ST60 slave to GPS as well as an Iridien Satellite telephone. Forward and to starboard is the Master Head.
This private ensuite head features granite countertops. Porcelain sink, shower stall with custom granite framing and a Myson heated towel bar above the toilet. There is a mirror overhead and large mirrored cabinets above the sink area, the forward most opening to reveal a port light for ventilation. The flooring is Karndeen.
Guest VIP Room
Center-line custom queen inner spring mattress with storage underneath. The deco fabrics are of a rich gold tone print with navy accents. There are two overhead latches with custom bug and black-out screens. These hatches allow for additional natural lighting to illuminate this area giving the feeling of a larger stateroom. There are brushed stainless swing lamps on both sides and a Panasonic TVA/CR combination.
There is a private ensuite head in this Stateroom which also features granite countertops and mirrored overheads as well as another Myson heated towel bar. All stateroom heads are Head Hunter Royal Flush systems.
Port Guest Stateroom
Located to port and just forward of the Master Stateroom, this Guest Stateroom features a new customized large double berth with voluminous storage below. Private access to the adjoining full head and large separate shower stall. New LCD TV installed 02/05.
Muir 3500 lb hydraulic anchor windlass
125 lb Davis Bruce-style anchor w/400 foot 3/8" chain rope
Fiberglass bow pulpit
Marquipt boarding ladder
Exterior weather covers
1500 lb. Steelhead hydraulic davit
12" dual prop hydraulic bow thruster
2005 15' Novurania 460 DL widebody w/90 hp Yamaha 4 stroke engine Tow harness for dingy (50 hours)
Buell air horns w/ compressor
Dockside fresh water connection
Fresh water outlets on fore deck, aft deck and command bridge
Sun shade for pilothouse windshield
Raw water washdown on fore deck
Underwater lights (3) model (G00300 Bronze 150-w)
Low voltage AC halogen and 120-volt fluorescent lighting
24-volt stair lighting
Dockside TV/telephone receptacle
24-volt floodlight on radar arch
24-volt floodlight on underside of command bridge overhang
24-volt deep cycle house battery set
24-volt engine start GEL battery set(12/06)
12-volt Heart Interface echo-charger
100 amp 24-volt ships battery charger
60 amp 24-volt engine control and starting battery charger
36 amp 24-volt ships GEL battery set(2/05)
20 amp 12-volt generator starting battery charger
Custom automatic AC electrical source switching system
Automatic 120-208-240 volt shore power selector to allow use of various available dock powers
Smart Y-Box 100 AMP to dual 50 amp
Sea Star steering system, electric over hydraulic
Bow thruster (12 tube w/4-bladed prop)
Engine Room and Mechanical Equipment
2 Rear control stations, port and starboard hidden in aft deck
Wesmar RS 600 stabilizer system (fins 37 x 23 )
Trim tabs (tabs 26 x 18 )
Shafts (4 )
Rudders (29 x 21 )
2 ea. 120-volt engine room blowers
4 ea. 24-volt Rule 3700 bilge pumps
Engineered fire suppression system, Chemetron FM-200
2 ea. 20 kw Northern Lights generators w/ silent run exhaust (stbd. 2100 hrs./port 2100 hrs. as of 12/06)
50 amp shore power cable (80') w/ Glendinning cable master
Back-up 24-volt macerator pump Fuel transfer system (installed 02/05)
Located a few steps away from either the aft deck and/or lower Pilothouse, the Command Bridge affords panoramic views in all directions. This area has been designed for either an owner operator or Captain with twin West Bay style helm seats and a full array of instrumentation allowing the operator to easily navigate day or night.
Located under the custom sub-arch (with 24" Sea-Tel SatTV antenna and 24" Sea-Tel SatPhone antenna) and large double reinforced Barrett Bimini top is a large and comfortableentertainment area consisting of an oversized settee (with storage underneath) and fullyadjustable Corian table. Directly across from this area housed in a custom cabinet are therefrigerator, large storage locker and two Meile BBQ grills with automatic shut-off. Truly anideal place to sit while underway or outside dining dockside. There are white Stamoid coversfor all seating areas and helm station.
The lower companionway features the laundry facility tucked away neatly inside a custom built cabinet with storage and a full size heavy duty Frigidaire stackable washer/dryer units, 25 lb. capacity.
Just forward of and adjoining the Galley area is a fully outfitted lower helm station/pilothouse. This spacious area is an ideal gathering spot for owner and guests during those long trips and/or romantic gourmet dinners at the custom Carpathian Elm dining table. This table has a unique feature allowing it to expand forward via a matching 12" Carpathian Elm insert leaf. Upon expansion, the two STIDD pilothouse chairs can be reversed and used as additional seating, increasing the seating capacity for dining for 8 -10 people. Because of the extra high headroom and open space, this area gives the impression that one is on a much larger yacht. The floors are carpeted throughout. There was also a new LCD TV (installed 02/05).
This area also features access to the Command Bridge via a custom designed open staircaseon the starboard side. For those individuals who prefer to pilot their own vessel, dockingbecomes a 'snap' using the two pilothouse doors affording easy access to the largewalk around decks.
Phantom roll screen doors
Twin custom leather STIDD helm seats
Carpathian Elm inlays on starboard pilothouse helm area and dash center pod