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1998 98' Westport Westbay Raised Pilothouse

$ 3,450,000 USD

Deerfield Beach, FL, US

1306 Main Street FL 34236 Sarasota, FL USA


Westport 98' Westbay Raised Pilothouse

 * 2 x New Factory MTU engines 10v2000, 1350hp each (2020) * 

Motor Yacht BETSY is a 98’ (29.86m) yacht for sale, built and launched by yacht builder Westport Yachts delivered in 1998. This vessel sleeps up to 7 guests in 3 staterooms and has accommodations for 4 crew in 2 cabins.

Engines (2)

  • Make MTU
  • Model 10V2000
  • Fuel diesel
  • Total HP4,900
  • Total Hours 644


SYS Yacht Sales 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.

SYS Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Worth Avenue Yachts - Fort Lauderdale FL.


  • Category Power
  • Condition Used
  • Hull Material Fiberglass
  • Make Westport
  • Model Westbay Raised Pilothouse
  • Boat Name BETSY
  • Length Overall 98'
  • Model Year 1998
  • Beam 24'
  • Max Draft 5' 6''
  • Fuel Tank1 x 4500|gallon
  • Heads 4
  • Max Speed 20 kn
  • Cruising Speed 17 kn
  • Builder Name Westport
  • Length 98'
  • Holding Tank 1 x 400|gallon
  • Fresh Water 1 x 700|gallon
  • Drive Up 5' 6''

Full Details


A great family cruising yacht with accommodations for up to 7 guests in 3 staterooms below amidship, for owner and guests, plus 2 cabins forward for up to 4 crew or additional guests. Her full beam salon offers a generous and comfortable living area, which has been beautifully updated. The galley is open with a large dinette with seating. There are numerous areas to enjoy outdoor space including the aft deck, cockpit, flybridge and bow.


The raised pilothouse offers built-in seating and access to the flybridge which has a bar, additional L-shaped seating, and lots of deck lounging space plus a barbecue. This deck has childproof/pet protection for around the rails.


The cockpit area allows for safe access to the engine room while running and convenient access to the water for diving, swimming, fishing, and watersports. 


Key Features

  • **** NEW FACTORY MTU 10V2000 ENGINES****


  • 322 hours, with transferrable warranties 


  • New exterior paint


  • New hardtop


  • New Garmin electronics


  • Immaculate and ready to go cruising!

Improvements and Upgrades
  • ****2 x New MTU engines 10v2000, 1,350hp each (2020)****
  • Complete exterior paint (2019)
  • Underwater lights
  • New flybridge hardtop added (2019)
  • Transferrable engine warranties
  • 10 x New batteries (2022)
  • New A/C chiller
  • 4 x New Stidd helm seats (1 x pilothouse, 3 x flybridge)
  • New cockpit deck-it sole (2022)
  • New aft deck teak decking
  • New Garmin electronics in helm and bridge stations (2021)
  • New A/V system (2021)
  • New Amtico wood flooring in main salon (2022)
  • New 82” Clearview translucent mirror TV
  • New TVs in all staterooms RTI controls, Apple TV, Crestron in salon
  • New wallpaper throughout
  • Upgraded Electrical Panel (Oct 2022)

“Betsy” is a factory original cockpit motor yacht, built for ease of access to the water through an aft transom door. From the cockpit, there are port and starboard molded stairs leading up to the aft deck.  The covered aft deck is furnished with aft curved built-in seating, a teak dining table and occasional teak deck chairs. To the starboard corner is a stainless-steel staircase leading up to the boat deck with a hatch closing door.


Entering the salon through a glass sliding door is a full beam spacious salon. To starboard is a step-down bar that allows for unobstructed views through her windows while seated anywhere in the salon. To port is an L-shaped sectional sofa. The forward salon bulkhead houses an 82” Translucent mirror TV by Clearview (new in 2021) coupled with the electric blackout blinds creating an amazing theatre experience.


From the salon moving forward on starboard side is a day head and a deck entry door, forward of this is access to the pilothouse, galley and 2 cabins forward. 


From the salon on the port side is another side deck entry door and stairs leading down to a foyer leading to the owner’s stateroom and 2 guest cabins.


Moving up to the pilothouse there is a raised seating area for viewing while underway, 1 helm seat and electronics. Steps up take you to the flybridge which has a new hardtop, 3 helm seats, L-shaped seating and a stand-up bar with stools. Aft of that is the davit and space for sunning and tender storage.


The salon is a spacious full beam with a sectional L-shaped sofa to port and built-in bar to starboard. The Amtico wide plank flooring was replaced in 2022, to match the galley.  


  • Large 82” Translucent mirror TV by Clearview innovations - connects to any source USB, VGA or HDMI with iPad Creston control
  • L-shaped sectional sofa with marble cocktail table
  • Bar with marble top, sink, bottle storage, storage cabinet, ice machine
  • 3 x Contemporary swivel bar chairs
  • Recessed overhead LED lighting (2020)
  • Headliner (new 2020)
  • Wallpaper (new 2020)
  • Amtico wood flooring with bound carpet overlay (2022)
  • Upholstered window valance with Duet shades and electric blackout blinds
  • Large windows
  • Red Oak storage cabinets
  • Space for dining table (owners removed) with a recessed overhead fixture
  • Port and starboard buffet marble tops
  • Glass door leading to aft deck
Entertainment System
  • Galley: 40” Roku TV
  • Salon: 82” Clearview Innovation Translucent screen connects to any source
  • Flybridge: Fusion Radio
  • Crestron
  • All Rooms have Apple TV
Day Head
  • Located in the starboard companionway
  • Countertop with hammered stainless steel sink & mirror
  • Toilet
  • Undercounter storage
  • Stone floor
Country Galley

The Country Galley is accessed from the starboard side, with a large stone countertop work area, and a U-shaped country dining area with booth upholstered seating.


  • Amtico 6” wood laminate flooring
  • Custom stone table top
  • Dinette seating
  • 2 x Swivel bar stools
  • LED overhead lighting (2020)
  • Headliners (2020)
  • Window treatments (2020)
  • Large windows with shades and window treatment
  • Undercounter storage
  • Roku 40” TV



  • Viking 6-burner induction stove top 
  • Viking Oven
  • Viking Dishwasher
  • Kitchen Aid Supurba 48” refrigerator/freezer with icemaker
  • Viking convection microwave
  • Stainless steel sink with fixture
  • Manitowa C Icemaker (2022)
  • Marvel 24-bottle wine cooler
  • Insinkerator disposal
Owner's Stateroom and Ensuite

The owner’s stateroom is accessed on the port side, carpeted staircase leading down to a foyer with a stone top wall mounted table. The owner’s suite is full beam and amidship with a king size berth. His and her ensuite with adjoining tub/shower.


  • King size berth with drawer storage, mirrored headboard, and end tables with wall sconces
  • Bed linens, pillows
  • Chest of drawers with stone top
  • Upholstered settee with storage
  • Safe
  • Vanity with Corian countertop and seating
  • Large walk-in cedar-lined closet
  • Portlights
  • TV
  • A/C controls
  • LED overhead lights
  • Oversized jetted tub and shower
  • His & Her W/C’s, sinks and countertops
Port Guest Stateroom and Ensuite
  • Queen berth (sleeps 3) with concealed wall Pullman
  • Storage drawers, under bed storage
  • Built-in night tables with side lamps and drawer storage
  • Corian counter surfaces
  • Cedar-lined hanging
  • Valance lighting
  • Overhead LED lights
  • Carpet
  • A/C controls
  • TV
  • Private head with stall shower, sink and storage
Starboard Guest Stateroom and Ensuite
  • Side-by-side twin berths with mirrored headboard and drawer storage
  • Built-in nightstand with storage drawers
  • Lamp between berths
  • Corian counter surfaces
  • Cedar-lined hanging closet
  • Window treatments
  • Bed linens, pillows
  • Overhead LED lights
  • Carpet
  • A/C controls
  • TV
  • Private head with stall shower, sink and storage
Captain's Quarters
  • TV with CCTV
  • Double berth with nightstand, hanging locker, drawer storage
  • Port side berth with drawer storage
  • Built-in night table
  • Storage drawers under berth and in the nightstand
  • Hanging cedar-lined closet
  • Private head with stall shower, sink and storage
Crew Quarters
  • V-berths with hanging drawer storage
  • Built-in night table with drawer storage
  • Storage drawers under berths
  • Hanging closet
  • TV
  • Private head, shower, sink
Laundry Equipment
  • Forward: Stack Whirlpool washer and dryer
  • Aft: Whirlpool Duet front loading washer and dryer in lazarette
Main Machinery

Main Engines

  • ****2 x MTU 10V2000 1350Hp (2450 RPM) - under warranty / transferrable (INSTALLED NEW 2020)****
  • Engine hours: 322 hours (July 2022)
  • 2 x MTU Diesel Electronic Central Monitoring for port and starboard engines (2021)
  • Gulf Coast Fuel Polishing System with Algae X filters
  • The warranty is a 48 Month limited warranty.  The first 24 months are 100% parts and labor (good until Oct 6, 2023).  The following 24 Months are major components and casting (good until 2025).



  • 2 x 55 KW Northern Lights generators
  • Generator hours: Port 7750; Stbd 8750 hours
  • Generator fuel: 2 gph


Fuel Burn

14 GPH total @ 11 knots, 1100 rpm

30 GPH total @ 12 knots, 1400 rpm

55 GPH total @ 15 knots, 1700 rpm

90 GPH total @ 17.5knots, 2000 rpm

140 GPH total @ 20 knots, 1450 rpm

Electrical Equipment
  • 2 x 100 AMP Single phase each, both stern and bow
  • Smart Y
  • 2 x Glendenning cable retrievers aft 75’
  • 2 x Glendenning cable retrievers forward 75’
  • 3 x Sentry 24 battery chargers for house, engines and gens
  • 1 x 12V Battery charger
  • 10 x Batteries replaced 2022
  • 4 x 8D's main engine start batteries
  • 2 x 4D's generator batteries
  • 4 x 8D's house
  • Breaker panels are in aft Lazarette area
  • Lighting: 24v
  • Wiring: 220/ 110v AC
  • Switchboard: utility room, pilothouse, doghouse
  • Upgraded Electrical Panel (Oct 2022)
Ancillary Machinery
  • Watermaker: Sea Recovery 1200 gpd
  • Stabilizers: Naiad Marine 302 roll stabilizers (serviced in 2022)
  • Bow Thruster    
  • Steering: Sea Star
  • Fuel Separator: Racor
  • Headhunter Head System: 2 x Headhunter pumps (1 new in 2022)
  • Air Conditioner: Marine Air chilled water 2 x chillers (1 x new 2022, 1 x 4 years old)
  • Fuel Capacity: 4500 US gallons
  • Lube Oil: 60 US gallons
  • Water Capacity: 750 US gallons
  • Holding Tank: 400 US gallons
  • Manual oil change pump: 120V
  • 1 x Stidd helm seat (new 2019)
  • Headliner
  • Carpeting
  • Upholstered settee
  • Wrap around helm console
  • Storage cabinets and drawers
  • Access to flybridge via stainless framed sliding hatch door


Pilothouse Electronics

  • TV in captain’s cabin linked to Garmins
  • 2 x Garmin 15” CCTV display screen pan, zoom, tilt for engine & aft deck (new 2021)
  • 2 x Garmin 22” touch screen plotters (new 2021)
  • 2 x Garmin Radars 72 mile
  • Autopilot: Simrad AP 70
  • Depth Sounder: Garmin chirp 1 kw
  • GPS: Garmin
  • Wind/speed: Garmin
  • Rudder Angle indicator: Simrad R135
  • New MTU engine display and controls in pilothouse and flybridge (2020)
  • Compass: Danforth Hi-Speed Ritchie
  • SATCOM: equipped for KVH “as is” (not used or actuated by current owner)
  • Running lights
  • ACR searchlight with remote pas for pilothouse and flybridge
  • 3 x Stidd helm seats (new 2022)
  • Fiberglass hard-top (new 2019)
  • LED lighting
  • Outboard docking stations with MTU controls (2020), bow thruster, and jog steering
  • Large L-Shaped seating with varnished table
  • Bar top with sink and storage underneath
  • 4 x Bar stools (newly upholstered)
  • BBQ Gas grill
  • Covers for all outdoor furniture
  • Painted deck (2019)
  • Davit: Marquipt hydraulic 2500lb (painted 2019)
  • Fiberglass nonskid


Flybridge Electronics

  • 2 x Garmin displays
  • Radiophone/VHF: 2 x Icom IC-M506 VHF
  • Rudder Angle indicator: Simrad R135
  • Sea Hail hailer
  • Fusion radio
  • Spotlight
  • Bow thruster controls
  • Wing stations
Aft Deck
  • Bar with sink, refrigerator, Corian top
  • Stainless steel spiral staircase to flybridge with hatch
  • Large oval hi/low wood dining table with 3 x deck chairs and transom bench upholstered seating
  • Teak deck under covered aft deck (2019)
  • Teak folding chairs with cushions

Cockpit area with engine room access, port, and starboard side stairs to aft deck as well as a transom door for water access. 


  • Soft deck-it grey floor covering (2022) – not hot on the feet!
  • Hot and cold shower
  • Freshwater washdown hose
  • Swim platform
  • Warping capstan port and starboard
  • Underwater lights (2019)
  • Whirlpool washer and dryer oversized (New 2022)
  • Subzero refrigerator- oversized
  • Subzero freezer- oversized
  • Utility sink
  • Toolbox
  • Work bench
  • Anchor Windlass: Maxwell Hydraulic
  • Anchor: Bruce with approx. 300’ chain
  • Built-in Sunpad
Security, Firefighting and Safety Equipment
  • ACR Spotlight
  • CCTV system
  • Cameras
  • Monitors
  • Built-in Fire Control System Chubb Halo Pac 1301
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • Heat Alarm
  • Life Raft
  • 2 x Life Rings 30”
  • Electric Horn
  • Flares kit
  • 18' Nautilus AB Rib tender w/ 70 hp 4-stroke Yamaha
Additional Information

Westport has been building yachts in the USA since the 1980s, they are a respected shipbuilder that continues to deliver yachts. This factory-built cockpit motoryacht is designed with shallow prop pockets keeping her draft to 5’9”, which is perfect for the East Coast, Gulf Coast, Florida Keys, and the Bahamas. She is a hard-chined, nice running semi-displacement hull. Westport built the hull and superstructure in 1997, while her interior finish work was completed at Westbay Sonship in 1998. The first owner of this boat had her for 15 years. Her current owner has proudly cared for and upgraded this yacht for the last 4 years. This is her third owner.


Owner personal effects, all fishing gear, select art pieces.

 2 x Eames chairs in salon

A full inventory of exclusions to be provided at time of fully executed Purchase Agreement.

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