BRAND NEW LISTING - ON LAND - CLEAN - READY TO GO - QUALITY, WELL MAINTAINED & COMFORTABLE A Classic pocket cruiser with much more elbow room than you would expect. She will take you just about anywhere you would want to go in comfort and safety and with surprising performance. The 27 is the perfect family cruiser with room to sleep 6. She has a nice sized head with hot/cold pressure water, complete galley, and a fold-up table that is not crowding the saloon when not needed. Her cockpit is huge with room to sail, entertain or snooze. And, Island Packets hold their value so well. She is equipped and ready to provide a great getaway to your favorite Gunkhole or down the ICW to Paradise.
I have a lifetime of boating, fishing, waterskiing, cruising and racing experience as well as 25 years of selling all kinds of power and sail boats. I will guide you effortlessly through the purchase process from the showings to the offers through the counters, survey, acceptance and settlement. I will make your boat buying experience easy and fun, and guarantee that you will get the boat best suited for your needs, plans and monies. And, I will be there after the sale to help you with every aspect of your boating experience.
Please, don't forget, I am always looking for good, quality sail and power boat listings. With real Yacht World Sold Boat comparables, a quarter century of marketing and sales experience, as well as a standing list of Buyers I have the selling know-how to move your boat in this tough economy with a simple goal of getting you the most monies in the shortest time. Call me to discuss your current boat and how we can maximize its sale.
There is a comfortable Vee Berth forward with a large opening hatch. Aft of which on starboard is the roomy Head with commode, sink, shower, & a cedar-lined wet locker/cabinet/shelf is tucked in behind behind the commode. There is an opening port. Across on port from the head is a good sized cabinet.. Continuing aft is the Main Saloon. There is a cleverly designed bulkhead hung table on Starboard that is out of the way when not needed making the Saloon seem so much larger than most boats. The starboard settee converts to form a double berth. The settee on port is long enough to allow an adult to sleep. There are 4 Custom Under-Settee Drop Down Storage Access. The Companionway rises over the Engine Compartment with an access door under the steps. It is centered and divides the Galley and the Quarterberth entrance. The Quarterberth is large enough for a couple to sleep comfortably. There is a custom drop down Access to Engine Dip Stick. The "L" shaped Galley is on Port featuring a sink, ice box, 2-burner non-pressure alcohol stove-top and 12 V Adler Barbour Refrigeration plus good counter space and storage. Finally, the Cockpit is long enough to accommodate your sailing crew, your guests and has the room for napping. The IP27 is a very comfortable and safe pocket cruiser that seems much larger than 27' implies.
Rainbow, a 1985 Island Packet 27 has both a 12V Ship's and a 120V Shorepower electrical systems.
Rainbow has a single spreader, high-aspect ratio sloop rig.
All Island Packets have a solid glass hull with integral bow sprit and full keel. The deck is synthetically cored with a diamond non-skid surface. Island Packet used a light, cream colored gel coat that is easy on the eyes.