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1989 DeFever 78 Motor Yacht

Coronado, California




VIAMORE is located at the gorgeous and plush Loews Coronado Bay Resort and Marina in Coronado, CA - close to San Diego. She is moored in one of the best premium slips. The slip could be transferable to a new owner together with the use of all the numerous facilities the resort has to offer, including three pools, spa and fitness facility, five outstanding restaurants and, "Room Service" to the Marina. A perfect vacation and cruising spot or permanent home for onboard
living.  Viamore is also ideal for coastal cruising from Alaska to Panama and beyond.  She has done it and is ready to do it again!  


        MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION - Owner very seriously looking for offers.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: VIAMORE
Make: DeFever
Model: 78 Motor Yacht
Year: 1989
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: DGB78001G889
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 78 ft
Length Overall: 87 ft
Length Of Deck: 78 ft
Beam: 18'8 ft
Min Draft: 6'5 ft
Displacement: 150,000 lb
Cabins Count: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: CAT
  • Model: 3406 Turbo
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 540hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1989
  • Engine Hours: 4600
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: CAT
  • Model: 3406 Turbo
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 540hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1989
  • Engine Hours: 4600
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 1,080hp
Cruising Speed: 9 kn
Propeller RPM: 1500


Fuel Tanks: 6
Fuel Tank Capacity: 3,300 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 600 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 210 gal


Heads Count: 5
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Motor Yachts


Morrie Kirk
Bayport Yachts


Bayport Yachts
206 Riverside Ave. Suite C
Newport Beach, California, US, 92663
Tel:949 631 0228


This magnificent Motor Yacht shows quality and great care by her owners of 15 years.
Mechanically and Cosmetically this boat has been kept in first class shape. She must be seen  to be fully appreciated. A super long range cruiser or perfect live aboard.


Two guest staterooms are forward accessed from the helm area. Portside is the guest stateroom with an island Queen berth, a large closet and drawer storage, large counter, good storage and an ensuite head. Opposite, the 2nd guest stateroom with 4 upper/lower bunks, large hanging locker,ample counter and storage space. There is also an ensuite head.


Forward of the guest staterooms is crew accommodations and access to the chain locker. There are two upper/lower bunks, a head and SS sink, double hanging locker and drawer storage.
Between the crew and guest accommodations is a second washer & dryer.

Access to the Master Stateroom is to starboard off the Salon. At the base of the stairs is access to the engine room. The Master has an athwart ship king bed, drawers, large closet, 37" TV, ensuite head and shower, Just aft of this is a utility, dressing area. Large closet, and storage. Also in this area is a washer & dryer.


Large comfortable Salon. Sofa to port with coffee table that converts to dining height. Two large comfortable chairs, teak and holly sole with beautiful area rug. forward to port is special lounge at window height that converts to day bed. Across to starboard is a small dinette and aft of that is the entertainment center with 40" TV and blu ray stereo. Aft of this is the stairway down to the engine room and Master Stateroom. Forward of the salon and open to the salon is the galley.
NHT surround speakers
Blu ray DVD
Denon stereo integrated amplifier
Howard Miller time/tide clock


Large double door Grunert refrigerator & separate freezer
Thermador 4 burner counter cooktop
Thermador microwave
Thermador oven
Thermador warming drawer
Breville toaster oven
Large double SS sinks
Thermador dish washer
2nd Warming drawer
2nd microwave
Granite counter tops


Varnished table w/6 deck chairs
(2) Maxwell electric warping winches
(2) Halogen deck lights
Large storage lazarette
Large storage cabinet
Teak steps to swim step


2) Furuno 72 mi radars
Furuno GP 32 GPS

Simrad NSE 12 chart plotter w/monitor remote

HP computer w/ Noble Tec time zero oddessy charts

Standard GX 5000 S VHF
Simrad AP 25 auto pilot
Tele Flex electronic controls - Shift, Throttle & Sync (Nema 2000)
Furuno GPS-GP70
Shipmate RS5660 DGPS receiver
(2) Navigator time/speed logs
Electro Guard 601
Sperry Gyro compass
Furuno SCV6676 color video sounder
Koden CVS 8811P Chromascope sonar
Icom-icm 100 transceiver VHF
(2) Com-Icm 700 side band radios
Command wireless intercom


120/240 VAC - 12 VDC
(2) Northern Lights M64DQ 40 KW generators
(12) 6 V golf cart batteries (house)
(2) Outback inverters
(4) 4 D starting batteries


3500# Davit w/22' reach
(2) Search lights
2nd electric davit (in op)
13' Boston Whaler w/40 HP Merc engine
8 man life raft
Aft engine controls
Center helm
Double helm seat
Ram mike remote VHF
Maxwell windlass remote
Naiad stabilizer remote
Navigator speed/time log

Bimini top on SS frame
Radar arch
EPIRB in caniser
L-shaped lounge w/table
Wet bar
Ice maker
Storage cabinets
"True" beverage cooler



Sea Anchor w/350 ft line
(2) Anchors - 1 Plow 1 CQR w//450' chain
Ideal electric windlass
Maxwell hydraulic windlass
Propane infrared B'BQ
(2) Dunnage boxes
Live Bait tank
Chain washer SS
Teak and Holly cabin soles
(2) Search lights
Wide side decks


NAIAD stabilizers
Westmar bow thruster
Racor fuel filters
Tele Flex power steering
Offshore Marine water maker 500 GPD
(2) 40 gal hot water heaters
Hydronics Marine Air system (chilled water system)

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.
Additional Contact Information

Contact Listing Broker, Morris P. Kirk, CPYB for information regarding seeing this boat in person or virtually.

(714) 612-1137

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