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2009 Moonen 98 Description

The yacht, Pura Vida is a stunning example of Dutch build pedigree and styling. The vessel has undergone a number of refits that cover both mechanical and cosmetic items (Repower, Paint Job, New Electronics). In 2019 the boat was repowered with C-32A caterpillar engines (1800 hours). The boat was completely painted in 2017/2018 by LUU Marine. A full list items covered in the refits are detailed below.

In 2020, the vessel was put in charter service. In its first year it was able to conduct 12 successful charters in a number of different locations. The vessel offers an excellent platform with zero speed stabilization for long range use for both personal use or charter. The vessel has 4 staterooms, 5 heads and 2 crew cabins with a crew lounge. The vessel is being sold with most everything required to start a charter program (if desired). The vessel will come with:

(1) AB 17DLX 2017 Inflatable tender - Yamaha 115 HP 07/15 (300 hours), with Fusion radio, JL audio speaker and swim ladder

(1) Sea Doo 2017 GTR230 (130 hours)

(2) Stand-up inflatable paddleboards

(1) One-person Kayak

(2) Sea Bobs

Dive compressor and SCUBA gear for certified divers

Towables, waterskis, floating island

Snorkel gear

Beach setup includes table, chairs and canopy

Med-style boarding via passarelle

Underwater lights

Wireless internet at sea

Full entertainment system, including DirecTV and iPod docking station in each stateroom

All stateroom include individual satellite receivers, individual climate control, robes, hairdryers, Molton Brown luxury products, heated marble floors and towel warmers

Not part of purchase price-

(1) Tender - Scout 32 2017. Towed tender with twin 300 hp Yamaha engines, fully equipped with deep sea fishing gear, comfortable bow seating with removable table, day head, custom dive door and Fusion radio with JL audio-available separately.

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Name: Pura Vida
Current Price: $5,995,000
Year: 2009
Engine Model: C-32A
Length: 98 ft
Gross Weight: 158 tonnes
Hull Material: Aluminum
State: RI
Draft: 5' 9"
Fuel Capacity: 4966 Gallons
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar
Beam: 21' 3"
Max Speed: --
City: EnRoute
Country: US

2009 Moonen 98 Vessel Overview

Vessel Details


  • Sleeps 8 in 4 cabins


  • Large full beam owner's suite


  • 1 x VIP cabin
  • 2 x twin cabins


  • 1 bunk room
  • 1 double as the Captain's cabin with additional Pullman berth
  • Sleeps 4/5, both cabins are ensuites with private baths


  • 42" retractable in saloon with DVD
  • 32" retractable on the aft deck
  • 32" screen in master with DVD
  • 32" screen in VIP with DVD
  • 24" in twin cabin 1 with DVD
  • 24" screen in twin cabin 2 with DVD Crestron Control
  • Sky Digibox


  • 5 guest heads 1 crew head.
  • Tecma toilets


  • (2) Kohler 33 KVA gensets fitted with HMI exhaust separators


  • 3 phase 208 Volt at 50 Hz Shore power cable with Glendening cable coiler ASEA shore power converter


  • HEM chlorinator system for fresh water HEM watermaker, 200 l/h
  • 4/2022- Fully serviced- new membranes and rebuilt LP pump


  • Fuel- 4966 US Gallons
  • Water- 1056 Gallons
  • Dirty Lube Oil- 82 Gallons
  • Grey Water- 475 Gallons
  • Black Water- 369 Gallons


  • Optima 24 Volt engine start batteries
  • Optima 24 Volt generator start batteries
  • 24 Volt gel sealed service batteries 600 AH
  • Emergency gel sealed batteries in flybridge locker


  • Hydraulic pump driving two rudders, with manual back-up




  • Twin Caterpillar C-32-A engines
  • Variable Pitch Propulsion Servogear Propellers


  • American Bow Truster 44 KW


  • American (Stern) Truster 44 KW


  • TRAC zero speed stabilizer system
  • 4/2022 serviced with new seals


  • Racor


  • Alfa Laval


  • Bombas Azcue CA80/10-A


  • Tecma


  • Marine Air, 3 Four Ton Chillers


  • Novec 1230
  • 4/2022- pump replaced


  • SOLAS & LSA Approved


  • CCTV with 4 Cameras



  • Sailor Sat-C TT-3606 E
  • Navtex NX-700


  • Simrad RS 87 VHF repeater
  • Sailor GMDS DSC VHF RT 022


  • Ritchie


  • Raytheon standard 22 G/GM


  • 4/2022 New Furuno Auto Pilot


  • Simrad


  • Simrad


  • Nobeltec


  • Simrad MX 50 GPS


  • Furuno NX-700


  • Simrad IS 20


  • Sanshin search light remote control


  • 2 x Muir 4500 windlasses


  • 4 x Maxwell VC8000-L


  • 2 x Balforth anchors with 130M of chain


  • Besenzoni 800 Kilo


  • Besenzoni


  • Sanshin search light remote control


  • Carbon Fiber Hardtop with Lighting

2022 REFIT

  • Hydraulics serviced including cooling pumps
  • AC System flushed
  • Watermaker rebuilt- new LP pump, new membranes

2020 REFIT

  • New Bottom Job with 2 coats of anti-fouling, zincs & prop speed
  • New Fire Suppression System
  • New Miele Oven (H2890B)
  • New Miele 36" Induction Cooktop New Ice Machine

2019 REFIT

  • Complete Engine Room Refit
  • Full Re-power with 2 new Caterpillar C-32 Acert T3 Diesel Engines (with warranties) New Exhaust
  • New Entertainment System
  • New Ventilation fans (engine room) New AC raw water pump
  • New Hydraulic cooling pumps New Dive compressor
  • New Anchor chains
  • New exterior ice machine Complete AV upgrade
  • All valves & pumps
  • Full service of stabilizer fins & pumps

2017/2018 REFIT

  • New Full Exterior Paint (Luu Marine)
  • New Interior and Exterior Soft goods (Loom Luxury)
  • New Salon Carpeting
  • New Headliners Salon and Bridge
  • New Navigation Electronics (Engineering Yacht Solutions)
  • New Retractable 32" HDTV: Aft Deck
  • New Covers/Awnings
  • New Fushion radios (3) and Exterior Speakers
  • New Awnings Bow and Aft
  • New Wine Fridge: Flybridge
  • New Underwater Lights (10) QT-75
  • New Stainless Rub Rail
  • Rebuild Windlass (fully)
  • Rebuild Davit
  • New Exterior Soft goods and electronics Covers
  • New Interior Covers, Main Salon
  • New Hydraulic Bunk Lifts
  • New custom mattresses from Palm Beach Custom Mattress (6 guests, 4 crew)
  • Shafts & rudders pulled
  • New Tecma Heads throughout (4 guests, 1 day head, 2 crew)
  • New Salon Wetbar and China Cabinet, Refrigerator: Main Salon
  • New Illuminated Glass Front Wall Cabinet: Main Salon
  • New Exterior JL Audio
  • Generator top end rebuild (2018)
  • Watermaker rebuild: pumps & membranes (2018)


  • To be provided.

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

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