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48' Riviera 48 Enclosed Flybridge

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Boat Name: 48' Riviera 48 Enclosed Flybridge
Year: 2002
Price: 375000
Located in Loreto,
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Type: Twin diesel

Enclosed bridge cruising and fishing in comfort and safety. Proven Cummins diesels and Onan generator provide economical and dependable cruising.  New Walker Bay tender 2019.  Ready for her next adventure.  LLC owned.  *Available to view in Loreto, Mexico at the Puerto Escondido Marina.

Additional Specs, Equipment And Information:

Boat Name

48' Riviera 48 Enclosed Flybridge


Total Power: 1320HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Cummins
Engine Model: Cummins
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Location: Starboard
Engine Hours: 4469
Engine Power: 660 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Cummins
Engine Model: Cummins
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 660 HP


16 ft


Water Tanks: (204 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (940 Gallons)
Black Water Tanks: (50 Gallons)


Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2


Builder: Riviera Yachts


The Riviera 48 salon is bright and open, with large windows on all sides. It features cherry cabinetry with a stunning high-gloss finish. The interior wood has been protected from sunlight by mesh covers on the windows. The salon features new Lonseal flooring.

There is a large, comfortable L-settee, aft to port, with Leatherette upholstery and storage underneath. The dinette is forward to starboard with a C-shaped settee. To starboard is lots of counter space and storage, and an icemaker below. Aft to starboard is the breaker panel, conveniently located at eye level. Reverse-cycle air/heat provides year-round comfort, and recessed LED lighting provides and elegant atmosphere after sunset. There is a Samsung flat-screen TV with DVD player forward. Other interior electronics include a stereo with 6-disc CD player, VHF radio, 

Moving forward, the owners stateroom is to starboard with a near king sized berth with custom mattress, ample lighting & storage, separate top loading stereo, hanging locker, 3 drawers, and separate air/heat controls. The bed is hinged and lifts up for a huge storage space underneath. All staterooms and heads have an opening hatch overhead. The ensuite head features Corian-type counters, head, ample storage, and a spacious stall shower,

The crew quarters is to port with two single bunks, reading lights, air/heat, hatch, hanging locker, and 3 drawers. 

The VIP guest stateroom is forward with a queen berth, which lifts on air shocks to access storage underneath. There are two hanging lockers, numerous drawers & storage compartments, air/heat, and good light and hatch for natural ventilation. The guest head features a separate stall shower, head, good lighting, and storage and ventilation. 

The passageway has a large utility cabinet to port, with full-height double doors. There are 3 large shelves on top, and a freezer under the countertop. The cabinet is pre-plumbed with hot/cold water supply lines and 110V outlet to add a washer/dryer.


The spacious galley features Corian-type countertops, 3/4-size "Tundra" refrigerator/freezer, and wood flooring.  A large storage compartment under the floor houses the watermaker and has massive storage for provisions. 

  • Two-burner glass cooktop
  • Convection microwave oven
  • Built-in trash bin
  • Double sinks
  • Ample storage
  • Molded-in dish draining/drying space
  • Exhaust fan
  • Freezer
  • Icemaker
  • Water tank gauge
  • 30GPH Sea Recovery "Aqua-Whisper" watermaker under floor


  • (4) L16 MasterVolt AGM Batteries - House Bank
  • (2) 8D AGM Batteries - Starting
  • (1) 12V AGM Battery - Generator
  • Onan 12.5 KW Generator w/sound-shield (4,687 hrs. 11/20)
  • Phase-3 PT60 60AMP 12V battery charger
  • Phase-3 PT24 20AMP 24V battery charger
  • Bonding system w/ transom zinc
  • Magnum 3000W Inverter Charger

Flybridge and Electronics

The tournament-style bridge is enclosed on 3 sides with a hardtop, with an eisenglass curtain aft, providing protection when you desire it, but can be open for fresh air. Windows open for natural ventilation, and air/heat provides year-round comfort in any weather. The forward seating area and table provide the ultimate "sky lounge" for entertaining in style with 360 degree views. New upholstery 2017. 

  • New Simrad NSS7 EVO-2 MFD w/Chirp Transducer and complete USA West Coast and Mexico charts (10/19)
  • Lowrance 3G 24 mile Broadband radar (10/19)
  • Lowrance HDS-10 Color GPS chartplotter
  • Garmin radar
  • Furuno CH-250 side-scanning sonar
  • Simrad AP20 Autopilot
  • Furuno FCV-110L color Fishfinder/sounder
  • Furuno 72-mile radar, open array
  • Furuno GP-31 GPS
  • Furuno T-2000 temp monitor
  • Two Standard-Horizon VHF radios
  • Twin Disc Electronic Controls
  • Loudhailer
  • Compass
  • Stereo with new speakers
  • Electronic engine controls
  • Engine synchonizer
  • Reverse-cycle air/heat on Flybridge
  • 4 sliding windows
  • Windshield washer/wipers
  • 3 overhead hatches
  • Overhead and courtesy lights
  • Nova Kool Refrigerator w/ Freezer
  • Sink with water faucet
  • Trim tab controls
  • Anchor windlass remote control
  • Searchlight remote control
  • Stainless steel grab rails
  • Fishing rod storage in forward locker

Engine and Mechanical

The engine room is conveniently accessed by a door in the cockpit. The engines have good access all around, with 12 volt and 110 volt lighting.  

  • Twin 660hp Cummins QSM11 diesel engines (4469 hrs. 11/20 / 4000 hour service 10/19)
  • LED AC/DC Lighting 
  • Double Racor fuel filters on each engine. 
  • Double hose clamps below waterline
  • Fiberglass fuel tanks
  • Engine room blowers
  • Jabsco oil change system
  • Holding tank & discharge pump
  • 4 Cruise Air A/C Units:
  • 16,000 BTU - Port & Starboard Stateroom
  • 10,000 BTU - Forward Stateroom
  • 24,000 BTU - Salon
  • 24,000 BTU - Flybridge

Deck and Hull

  • New Bottom Paint, speed prop paint (10/19)
  • Props Balanced (9/17)
  • 850 lb. Brower Davit 
  • Viking 6-man life raft (service 9/19) 
  • Cockpit awning
  • Cockpit stereo speakers
  • Flybridge awning
  • Muir Anchor windlass
  • Freshwater washdown on foredeck 
  • 66LB Claw Anchor w/ 300' chain & rode
  • Delta Fast Set 55 lb. anchor
  • Double anchor rollers
  • Anchor washdown
  • Transom door
  • 8 heavy-duty mooring cleats
  • Oversize stainless bow rail
  • Cockpit sunshade w/ stainless poles
  • (6) Fender Racks on bow rail
  • New Walker Bay tender (2019)
  • Complete spare parts inventory for cruising including new starter, extra A/C pumps, electrical fittings, plumbing fittings, oil filters, fuel filters, water maker filters, extra VHF radio, tools for repair work)

Fishing Equipment

  • Precision Outriggers w/ Maximizers
  • Twin Disc Electronic engine controls in cockpit
  • Tackle center
  • Tackle drawers
  • Sink w hot/cold faucet
  • Fish box with macerator pump
  • 7 rod-holders on cockpit coaming top
  • 13 Rocket launchers on Flybridge rail
  • Rod storage for 6 rods under flybridge overhang
  • Bait tank on swim platform
  • 3-idle speeds for trolling
  • Two portable fighting chairs
  • Ladder back fish fighting chair in cockpit (10/19)

Fuel Consumption Data

  • 1000 RPM        9 kts     8 GPH    24% load = 1057 approx. range
  • 1200 RPM   10.5 kts   13 GPH    36% load = 759 approx. range
  • 1400 RPM      12 kts   22 GPH    47% load = 512 approx. range
  • 1500 RPM      13 kts   26 GPH    52% load = 470 approx. range
  • 1800 RPM      19 kts   36 GPH    68% load = 496 approx. range
  • 1900 RPM      21 kts   42 GPH    75% load = 470 approx. range
  • 2000 RPM   22.5 kts   46 GPH    80% load = 459 approx. range

Cockpit Area

  •  LED Flood lights
  • Courtesy lights
  • Transom door
  • Freshwater washdown
  • EPIRB (406 mhz) with hydrostatic release
  • Remote VHF radio
  • Swim ladder
  • Westmarine  large Infrared BBQ (new 10/19)


Enclosed bridge cruising and fishing in comfort and safety. Proven Cummins Diesels and Onan generator provide economical and dependable cruising.  New Walker Bay tender 2019. Ready for her next adventure.  LLC owned.   


All personal gear; loose items; galley gear; CD's; charts; fishing equipment; tools; spare parts; supplies & items not specifically listed on equipment list specifications sheet.


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.

Contact Brian Hovey for additional information and your viewing appointment at 949-675-8092 or 714-501-5405 (cell).  ***Available to view in Loreto, Mexico at the Puerto Escondido Marina.

Contact Chuck Hovey Yachts, Inc..

Chuck Hovey Yachts, Inc.
717 Lido Park Drive, Suite A
Newport Beach, CA 92663 United States
Tel 949-675-8092
Fax 949-673-1037
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