1988 Vista 50'  "Dorado"

Sport Fishing For Sale

50' Vista 1988 "Dorado"


The Vista 50 SF is built on a beamy 16 foot wide hull, with a large salon and galley up. The Vista weighs in at a relatively light 36,000 pounds. Note the raked flybridge and distinctive foredeck "arms" extending from both sides of the deckhouse. The accommodations are spacious and open - THREE stateroom layout with galley located in the salon. Teak panel and trim are used throughout the interior. A sliding door opens into the huge and unobstructed fishing cockpit which is down two steps from the salon level. A molded tackle center is standard along with cockpit controls, transom door, fish box, etc. and there's cockpit access to the enormous engine room. Additional features include a bow pulpit, reasonably wide sidedecks and a spacious flybridge with good visibility fore and aft. The Vista 50 SF is equipped with Detroit Diesel 8V92 – 735HP,  generator, air conditioning, outriggers and isinglass bridge enclosure.

  • Bottom painted April 2017
  • Upholstery new 2014
  • Blinds new 2014
  • Zeno mattress new 2016
  • Fighting chair new 2014
  • LEDs new 2017/2014

Atlantic Yacht & Ship, Inc. is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Jordan Yacht and Ship Co.. 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

Full Details

Large salon, galley up, to port. All beautiful teak with sofa and chair to starboard down 4 steps to 3 cabins and 2 heads. All teaks recessed carved paneled doors.

Main Salon

  • 12V/110V panels at entrance to salon
  • Digital readouts
  • Track lighting & recessed lights
  • Entertainment center includes Mitsubishi 19" TV, VCR VHS, AM/FM stereo DVD player
  • Icemaker (2005), with wet bar forward, bottle & glass storage above
  • Mini blinds and draperies
  • Sleeper sofa and occasional chair
  • Teak HI-Lo table with 2 leaves


All enclosed in beautiful teak cabinetry

  • To port with microwave / convection oven combo stainless steel sink
  • Full size refrigerator / freezer
  • 3 burner Princess electric stove, with vent
  • Tremendous storage space throughout
  • All dishes, pots, pans and utensils included

Master Stateroom

  • Forward with Island Queen walkaround with storage beneath
  • Numerous drawers around upper headliner
  • Lower drawers below berth
  • His & hers, hanging lockers port and starboard
  • Separate air conditioner controls
  • Lights
  • TV
  • Private head (VacuFlush) sink with vanity and large shower stall
  • Overhead hatch
  • Forward access to anchor locker
  • Recessed lighting

VIP Guest Stateroom

  • To starboard with queen berth with storage underneath
  • Ample closet and drawer space
  • TV
  • Lights
  • Air conditioner controls
  • Private access to head

Guest Stateroom

  • To port with upper and lower berths
  • Storage in nightstand and under lower berth
  • 3 drawers under lower berth. The upper berth folds down and out of the way

Guest Head

  • To starboard
  • VacuFlush head
  • Sink and large separate shower stall
  • Hatch with screen overhead

Engine and Mechanical Equipment

  • T8V92 TA, / 750 HP / 100 Hours SMOH, (RPM Diesel) (Documented with receipts)
  • Separate gauges in engine room / alarms
  • Oversized strainers with I bead for engine mounts
  • New exhaust
  • Fuel transfer manifold
  • Racor filters
  • Sea strainers with emergency pump out capabilities
  • All welded aluminum tanks
  • New Halon fire system (07)
  • New Seacocks
  • Hydraulic steering
  • 110V drop light
  • New bilge blowers (07)
  • All incandescent lights in engine room
  • 2 (12) gallon hot water heaters
  • Central vacuum
  • 3 bilge pumps with auto float switch


  • Dannish controls
  • Ritchie 7" compass
  • All VDO gauges
  • Radar
  • Si-Tex Profish III bottom machine (2006)
  • Furuno color DGPS plotter (2002)
  • ICOM M-120 VHF
  • Bennett trim tabs
  • Furuno color sounder FCU -552
  • Furuno color radar - 48 Miles
  • Robertson AP 2000 autopilot
  • Sea 222 Single side band radio
  • All teak storage and drawers under console

Electrical Equipment

  • 12 KW Northern Lights genset with sound shield (New 2005-188 Hours)
  • 110 V / 120V power with shore cord
  • New 30-amp battery charger (2007)
  • (4) 8 D Batteries port and starboard at engine room access
  • Battery switch bank bar


  • Teak toe rail
  • Pulpit and rails
  • Anchor & chain + 300' 5/8 rode
  • Goode electric windlass (rebuilt 2007)
  • 6 man Viking life raft (Re-certified in 2007) Canister type


  • Flybridge hardtop with 4-sided enclosure (U-zips)
  • Double spreader gold tip outriggers (Schaffer)
  • Single spreader center rigger
  • 2 Marine Concepts ladder back captains chairs
  • Wide steps on ladder to flybridge
  • Seating forward of console to starboard and forward is lockable rod storage for forward and starboard (24 Rods and Reels)


  • Transom door
  • Teak covering boards
  • 4 Gunnel flush mount rod holders
  • 2 side mount rod holders
  • Cockpit sink
  • 6-drawer tackle center
  • Bait freezer
  • 3 Fish boxes in floor
  • Marine Concepts fighting chair
  • 2 12 V Outlets for electric reels (transom)
  • Cockpit controls
  • Engine access from cockpit
  • Ships bell
  • Heavy-duty stainless steel hardware throughout