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1998 Westport/Westbay 98' Raised Pilothouse with Cockpit


1998 Westport/Westbay

Refit Year: 2021

98' (29.87 m) Raised Pilothouse with Cockpit-BETSY

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

Tax Paid

Flag of Registry: United States

$ 3,450,000 USD
1306 Main Street FL 34236 Sarasota, FL USA
1-941-365-9095 info@sysyachtsales.com


SYS Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Worth Avenue Yachts. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


Quick Specs

Category: Motor Yachts

Vessel ID: 2791200

LOA Feet98'

LOA Meters29.87''

Beam Feet24'

Draft Max Feet5'

Draft Max Inch6''

Fuel Tank (Gallons)4500

Fuel Tank (Liters)17034.35

Fresh Water (Gallons)700

Fresh Water (Liters)2649.79

Holding Tank (Gallons)400

Holding Tank (Liters)1514.16



LOA: 98' (29.87 Meters)

Type: Power- Used

YearYear: 1998

Refit YearRefit Year: 2021

Beam: 24' 0''

Draft Max: 5' 6''

Heads: 4

Cabins: 3

Sleeps: 7

Crew Heads: 2

Crew Cabins: 2

Crew Sleeps: 4

Maximum Speed: 20 Knots

Cruise Speed: 17 Knots

Cruise Speed17

Fuel Type: Diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

Hull Shape: Semi Displacement

Flag: United States

Air Conditioning: Yes

Stabilizers: Zero Speed

Stabilizers Brand: Naiad

Fuel Tank: 4500 Gallons (17034.35 Liters)

Fresh Water: 700 Gallons (2649.79 Liters)

Holding Tank: 400 Gallons (1514.16 Liters)

Gross Tonnage: 142


Builder: Westport/Westbay


Engine 1

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • ModelEngine Model: 10V2000 M86
  • Engine TypeEngine Type: Inboard
  • Power HPPower HP: 1350.00
  • Power KWPower KW: 1006.70
  • Feul TypeFeul Type: Diesel
  • HoursHours: 322.00

Engine 2

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • ModelEngine Model: 10V2000 M86
  • Engine TypeEngine Type: Inboard
  • Power HPPower HP: 1350.00
  • Power KWPower KW: 1006.70
  • Feul TypeFeul Type: Diesel
  • HoursHours: 322.00
  • Engine Quantity2
  • Full Details


    A great family cruising yacht with 3 staterooms midship and 2 staterooms forward accommodating 10 guests including crew. 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 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.  

    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 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.

    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, 1350hp each (NEW 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 the main salon (2022)

    • New 82” Clearview translucent mirror tv 

    • New TVs in all staterooms RTI controls, Apple TV, Crestron in the 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 a 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 the 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


    • Located in the starboard companionway 

    • Countertop with hammered stainless steel sink & mirror

    • Toilet 

    • Undercounter storage

    • Stone floor

    Country Galley

    The Galley is accessed from the forward 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 tabletop

    • 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 ice maker

    • 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 countersurfaces

    • 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 NEW MTU 10V2000 M86, 1350Hp (2450 RPM) - under warranty / transferrable****

    • 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” touchscreen 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 the 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

    • Workbench


    • 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

    • EPIRB 

    • Flares kit

    Tenders and Toys

    • 18' Nautilus AB Rib tender w/ 70 hp 4-stroke Yamaha


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

    2 x Eames chairs in salon.

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


    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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