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2017 Sabre 48 Salon Express

Isle of Palms, South Carolina


New to the market 2017 Sabre 48 Salon Express.  This is an exceptional 48 Sabre that's been well maintained and is ready for the fall season.  With an extensive electronics package, KVH, beautiful teak decks, Sure Shade and extended engine and pod warranties.  Call for more details on this beautiful 48 Sabre.


Chesapeake Nautical Cruises, LLC is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Coastal Carolina Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $1,150,000 (Sale Pending)
Boat Name: Sanctuary
Make: Sabre
Model: 48 Salon Express
Year: 2017
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Designer: Sabre Design Team
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: HWS48088H617
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 48 ft / 14.63 m
Length Overall: 52'3 ft / 15.93 m
Length Of Deck: 47'6 ft / 14.48 m
Beam: 15'4 ft / 4.67 m
Max Draft: 3'9 ft / 1.14 m
Bridge Clearance: 14'2 ft / 4.32 m
Cabin Headroom: 6'6 ft / 1.98 m
Dry Weight: 39,000 lb
Deadrise: 16 °

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSC 8.3
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 550hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 410
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSC 8.3
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 550hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 410
Total Engine Power: 1,100hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 525 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 160 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 70 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Downeast, Motor Yachts
More Info : Manufacturer Website

  • Modern planning V-Hull
  • VIP Resin infused laminate
  • SAN Corecell foam coring
  • Knitted bi-axial structural reinforcements
  • Foam/Plywood stringer system
  • Swim platform with under mounted ladder
  • PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap
  • LP painted boot strip
  • Gold cove stripe
  • VIP resin infused laminate
  • Molded in anti-skid surfaces
  • Anodized Aluminum framed windows
  • Helm deck door to starboard side deck
  • Large diameter stainless steel perimeter rails
  • Herreshoff  bow and spring cleats
  • Horn style aft mooring cleats
  • Low profile stainless steel opening hatches with shades and screens
  • Low profile pilot hatches in hard top
  • Stainless steel anchor roller
  • L-shaped cockpit seating with folding, high gloss table
  • Cummins QSC 8.3 550hp engines with pod drives
  • Cummins electronic controls and Smartcraft display
  • Joy stick for low speed maneuvering
  • Triple windshield wipers with washers
  • Reverse cycle heat and air conditioning
  • Anchor windlass with rope/chain gipsy
  • 50 Amp shore power cord with cord reel
  • Galvanic isolator
  • Illuminated circuit breaker panel at galley steps
  • 120v outlets throughout interior and in engine room
  • Galley and head receptacles are GFI protected
  • LED overhead and reading lights
  • 60 Amp 3-bank battery charger
  • Tinned wire used throughout
  • Polyethylene 160usg. water tank
  • 20usg stainless steel hot water tank
  • Stainless sink in galley
  • Vessel sink in head
  • Fresh water flush MSD w/holding tank and macerator
  • Shower stall in head with tempered glass door
  • Solid surface material and galley and head countertops
  • Marelon sea valves on all below waterline fittings
  • (3) bilge pumps with high water alarms
Salon / Helm Deck
  • Stidd 500N series helm seat and Stazo wood steering wheel
  • Ultraleather wrap on helm/ navigation pod
  • Port side settee slides to expose utility space below
  • Optional crew quarters below main salon deck
  • L-settee to starboard with elegant high gloss inlaid table
  • Mates lounge forward with chart locker
  • 32” LED Television on lift
  • Stainless steel aft bulkhead with bi-fold door
  • Electrically operated drop down window to starboard
  • Curved safety glass windows in aft corners
  • Solid surface countertop
  • Stainless steel sink and faucet
  • Convection microwave oven
  • Ceramic two burner cook top
  • Stainless steel fridge with freezer compartment
  • Storage in galley lockers
  • Fixed deadlight in hull over galley counter
  • Opening stainless steel portlight over galley
  • Master stateroom amidships with queen size island berthGuest cabin forward with queen sized island berth
  • Master head with glass vessel sink, ceramic tile sole
  • Deadlight in hull side over master berth headboard
  • Master shower stall with glass divider and glass tile decor
  • Abundant hanging and drawer storage throughout
  • Shoji style passageway doors to master and master head
  • LED televisions
  • Guest/day head with circular shower enclosure
  • Large overhead hatches and opening portlights
  • Reverse cycle heat and air conditioning
Sabre Factory Options
  • Light hull and deck colors Sabre White
  • Anti skid color beige
  • Reverso oil change system
  • Shore water inlet
  • Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold water
  • Petcock bleeder valves on engine Racor Filters
  • Salt water wash down system fore
  • Additional dimmer switches in the main salon
  • Additional round 12V outlet in the cockpit
  • Fusion Marine stereo with Bluetooth 4 speakers and a remote
  • Inverter/charge 3000 watt True Shine Wave with remote
  • Searchlight dual beam mounted on the hardtop mast
  • An additional 120V outlet in cockpit behind swing door
  • An additional 120V outlet on the forward end fo the master berth
  • An additional 120V outlet on the forward end of the upper cabinets
  • FRP molded mast and separate radar platform for the sedan hardtop
  • Teak deck on the swim platform
  • Teak deck in the aft cockpit including the steps
  • Kahlenberg dual chrome horns
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • Drawer refrigerator below the mates seat in the salon
  • Accord shades on all opening ports
  • Ultra leather upholstery in the main salon Promessa linen
  • Grill cabinet with ice maker on the aft deck
  • Sure shade 
  • Crew quarters with separate washer and dryer
  • 2 Garmin 8617 with card reader
  • Garmin GSD25
  • Garmin GMI 20 Marine Instrument
  • Garmin GXM 52 Weather
  • Garmin camera
  • Garmin GMR xHD 4' open array
  • Garmin GMR 424 xHD Pedestal
  • AIS 600
  • Garmin VHF radio
  • TracVision TV3 SAT TV
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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