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Sunseeker Rapallo 36 Boat for Sale

£59995 |
  • Manufacturer: Sunseeker
  • Price: £59995
  • Location: Chatham Marina, Kent
  • Year: 1987
  • LOA: 39'0" (11.89m)
  • Beam: 12' 0'' (3.66m)
  • Berths: 4
  • Keel: Deep V Planing
  • ID no.: 38595
  • Cabins: 2
  • Aircon: No
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heads: 1
  • Showers: 1
  • Watertank Size: 300 Litres
  • Engine Make: Volvo Penta TAMD63L
  • Horsepower: 330hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 900 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 25 Knots
  • Top Speed: 30 Knots
  • Engine Hours Port: 600
  • Engine Hours Starboard: 600

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1987 Sunseeker Rapallo 36 for sale in Kent.
This stunning Sunseeker Rapallo 36 has been completely modernised throughout and benefits from upgraded twin Volvo Penta TAMD63 330hp shaft driven engines (new in 2003) with only 600 hours on each. Sunseeker has always been renowned for creating great performance boats with luxurious style, which ‘Seeker I’ delivers in spades. The Sunseeker Rapallo is a fantastic boat, bulletproof build quality with huge amounts of accommodation, with over 6’ cabin headroom internally and boasting twin heads compartments and a separate aft cabin with en-suite. These are a great family boats; the large centre cockpit is deep keeping everybody safe and twin shaft drives to keep maintenance costs down with no outdrives. Her fine entry hull makes for a comfortable ride in coastal waters with brilliant sea keeping capabilities. This is a classic Sunseeker with ageless style and twin shaft-driven engines with rudders which makes for easy manoeuvring on tight moorings or inland waterways. A berth at Chatham Marina is also available.


This Sunseeker Rapallo 36 offers 4 berths in two cabins with two heads. 

FORWARD CABIN  has large semi-circular seating (with stowage below) which converts to a large double bed with infill cushions from height adjustable dining table. Overhead hatch to foredeck. Fixed porthole fixed windows. Built-in stowage lockers all with new interior LED rechargeable lighting. Polaroid 32” Smart LED TV on adjustable wall bracket (new in 2021). LED mood pelmet lighting which is fully programmable. ‘Sensation’ 60oz carpet by Cormar in ‘Rydal Stone’ dark grey colour with ‘Cloud 9 Cumulus’ 11mm thick carpet underlay (new in 2020).

FORWARD HEAD: Electric sea toilet (new 2021). Moulded sink with hot & cold mixer tap. Separate large shower area with seat and curtain. New Mira 88 shower mixer controls. Mirror. LED mood pelmet lighting which is fully programmable. 

The galley has a stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer taps. Refrigerator with ice-box (240v/12v). Combined convection oven with microwave & grill. Storage cupboards above and below all with new interior LED rechargeable lighting. It has pressurised hot & cold water system throughout. The water is heated by engine calorifier and separate 240v immersion heater. . Eberspaecher warm air ducted central heating throughout with outlets in main cabin, cockpit and aft cabin. TP Link Mobile Broadband Router (takes sim card) for WIFI on the move (new in 2020). JVC Double DIN stereo with Bluetooth connectivity and Apple Play with 4 x high output Pioneer 3-way speakers; 2 in cockpit and 2 x in forward cabin:

AFT CABIN: Fixed Double berth with new memory foam mattress. Hanging locker. 28” Smart LED TV on adjustable wall bracket (new in 2021). Overhead hatch to aft deck. Bedside dressing table with 4 x drawers & vanity mirror over. 2 x opening porthole aft windows.

AFT ENSUITE HEADS: Electric sea toilet (new in 2021). Moulded hand basin with hot and cold water and vanity unit. Cup holder. Towel rail and mirror.

This Sunseeker has a very large open cockpit which makes fantastic space for entertaining whether at sea or in the marina. 

Mechanical and Rigging

Mechanical Systems:

This Sunseeker has twin Volvo Penta TAMD63L, 6 cylinder, 330hp turbo diesels (new in 2003). Raw water cooled. Shaft drives to 3-blade bronze propellers. Engine hours: approx. 600. Single lever Morse engine controls for throttles & gear shifts (new in 2013 with replacement cables). Maximum speed: 30kts. Cruising speed: 25kts. Fuel capacity: 2 x 450 litre (99 gallon) stainless steel diesel tanks. Bennett hydraulic trim tabs.

Electrical Systems

4 x 12v batteries with isolator switches (1 dedicated each engine and 2 x leisure) charged by engine alternator. 240v mains auto switching 25amp battery charger. Shore power with 240v ring main with all new power socket outlets with USB charging throughout. Galvanic Isolator.:


Deck Equipment:

  • Anchor (New 2021)
  • Chain Warp
  • Windlass Electric (Lofrans Kobra 2019)
  • Duel cockpit controls
  • Stainless steel pulpit
  • Fenders x 6
  • Mooring Warps x 4
Navigation Equipment:
  • Compass - Ritchie
  • Chartplotter - Raymarine C125
  • Radar - Raymarine 4KW digital - new 2013
  • Depth -  Lowrance X87 depth sounder.
  • Autopilot Centre Pilot 730 autopilot.
  • Garmin GPS125 GPS.
  • Navigation lights -Navigation lights all upgraded to LED type COLREG approved high output bulbs.
  • Colour digital barometric weather station with remote outside temperature (new in 2021). 
Safety Equipment:
  • Fire Extinguishers x 4
  • Engine room extinguishers x 2
  • Fire Blanket
  • Horseshoe Lifebuoy
  • Floating Lights
  • Electric Bilge pump x 3

Planning hull with hydraulic steering.

History & Construction:

This Sunseeker Rapallo 36 was built in 1987 has a white GRP hull and superstructure with style trips on the hull. It has synthetic teak on the fore and side decks as well as in the cockpit. It has a planning hull. The current owner has owned the boat for the past two years during which time he has modernised her and replaced a lot of the furnishing onboard. The owner is selling has he doesn't have the time to use her as much as he would like. 

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