• 65'
  • 1959
  • San Diego, California, United States
  • $399,000


  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Builder: HENRY GREBE & SONS
  • Category: Motor Yacht
  • Model: N/A
  • Model Year: 1959
  • YearBuilt: 1959
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: N/A
  • Vessel Top: N/A
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 3/6 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 65' 0" (19.81m)
  • LWL: --
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 16' 0" (4.88m)
  • Min Draft: 4' 6" (1.37m)
  • Max Draft: 4' 6" (1.37m)
  • Clearance: --
  • MFG Length: --
  • Cruise Speed: 12 Knots
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: --
  • Max Speed: 15 Knots
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: --
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 400 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 79 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 700 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 4
  • Heads: 3
  • Sleeps: 6
  • State Rooms: 3
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: N/A
  • Hull Material: Wood
  • Deck Material: Teak
  • Hull Configuration: Semi-Displacement
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: N/A
  • Hull Color: N/A
  • Hull Finish: Paint
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: GM
  • Model: 6-71N
  • Engine Count: Twin
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


Sleeps six guests in three staterooms. Beautiful Honduras Mahogany is used throughout the interior with lamps that were imported from Europe. On the main deck is an aft deck with a settee. Going forward is the on deck salon with wood floors, large windows, L-shaped settee with an electronically controlled hi-low wood table to port and an L-shaped settee to starboard. Each has finely finished end tables. Forward is the entertainment center with a built-in 52” plasma TV on a lift and a wine cooler. Next forward is the wheelhouse with a bench seat and drawers underneath. Side doors have screens.

Down three steps to the main salon. Again, large windows forward and on the sides allow good, natural lighting. There are sofas to the port and starboard, wood bureau along the forward wall where a TV is mounted. Going forward down three steps to the galley and dinette. Forward is the comfortable crew cabin and head which is suitable for guests or crew. The guest staterooms are aft and accessed from the main salon, down two steps. A large guest head with vanity, sink and shower is to starboard opposite a guest stateroom with a double berth, Pullman berth and a wooden chest of drawers. Next aft is the large master stateroom with a queen berth, two end tables, wooden chest of drawers, sofa, a large vanity/desk TV and stereo. The enclosed head has a vanity, sink and large tiled shower. There is a combination safe and a gun locker. 


Galley & Laundry

Corian counters
4-burner electric stove top
Samsung microwave
Kenmore Elite refrigerator & freezer with water & ice dispenser
Additional freezer is under dinette seat
GE wine cooler at upper salon
Whirlpool washer
Kenmore dryer


Raytheon 40x radar
Garmin GPS/MAP
Danforth 5” compass
Raymarine depth & knot meter
Raytheon VHF with loudhailer
Nutron intercom
(2) security cameras with Sony monitor
Security alarm
Brother fax/printer/scanner
(5) brass clocks & barometer

Audio & Visual Equipment

52” Samsung plasma TV on lift at upper salon with DVD and VHS
40” Samsung LCD TV and DVD at lower salon
LCD TV in each guest stateroom and galley
DVD player
Plug in for headphones at master, upper and lower salon

Mechanical & Electrical

(2) GM 6-71N engines; 235 hp; 1,025 original hours (November 2015)
Westerbeke generator 15kw
Mastervolt Wisper generator in sound shield 12kw
Watermaker 400 gpd
(5) MarineAir reverse cycle air conditioning
Hydraulic steering
Hydraulic shifters
(2) Lewco battery chargers
(6) 12 volt, (2) 4D batteries
Heart inverter 12V to 110V
Freshwater Vacuflush toilets
Holding tank with deck pump out and macerator overboard discharge

Deck Equipment

Ideal electric anchor windlass
60# S/S CQR with chain rode
13’ Achiles with Honda outboard
6-person life raft in canister
CG safety equipment with 15 life vests
Canvas covers for all windows
Canvas covers for teak hand rails
(2) sets of chrome trumpet style air horns
Wood mast with deck & flood lights
(5) fishing rods


Double planked mahogany hull
Silcon bronze fasteners
Teak decks
Entire bottom wooded and new bottom paint (Nov 2015)
Wood cabin house


Guest logs
Personal photo album
Gemstone globe
Glass fish artwork at upper salon
Personalized serving tray


Since 1989, SAM’S PLACE has been a fixture in San Diego bay. After 26 years of ownership, this classic yacht is now for sale by her well known and respected owner. As a flush deck motoryacht, her design harkens back a gone by era of custom hand built wood yachts of high quality and seaworthy design. This is truly a rare opportunity to own an iconic yacht.