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1988 Broward 85 Motor Yacht

Fort Lauderdale, Florida


Sanctuary is an excellent example of the classic Broward motor yacht with her spacious layout and accommodations for six guests plus crew.

Beautifully appointed interior includes a large main salon and dining area, with a new family styled“country kitchen” galley, a perfect choice for entertaining. Lower deck accommodations include two guest staterooms and a generous master suite with “his and hers” en suite bathrooms and ample crew quarters forward.

Features both raised pilothouse and flybridge helm stations, and outdoor entertaining areas including serving table, seating, wet bar and seating on the aft deck with easy entry to the swim platform.

Sanctury has recently gone thru extensive interior restoration and a complete bottom strip and replacement of hull plates.


Interglobal Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Aspire Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $1,095,000
Boat Name: Sanctuary
Make: Broward
Model: 85 Motor Yacht
Year: 1988
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Broward
Construction: Aluminum
Boat Hull ID: BWD00238H888
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 85 ft / 25.91 m
Length Overall: 85 ft / 25.91 m
Beam: 20 ft / 6.10 m
Max Draft: 5'8 ft / 1.73 m
Displacement: 160,000 lb
Cabins Count: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3412
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,000hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1988
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3412
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,000hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1988
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 2,000hp
Cruising Speed: 13.5 kn
Propeller RPM: 1600
Maximum Speed: 17.1 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 6,500 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 500 gal
Water Tank Material: Aluminum
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 580 gal
Holding Tank Material: Aluminum


Heads Count: 5
Total Liferaft Capacity: 8
Drive Type: Direct
Trim Tabs: Yes
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Motor Yachts

Vessel Description

"The Sanctuary" is a raised pilothouse motor yacht with an expansive flybridge, full beam main salon with dining area and a country kitchen galley. She has three staterooms for owner and guest, plus accommodation for crew forward and completely separate.

Main Salon

The main salon spans the full beam of the yacht and is extremely spacious. Entering from the aft deck through a large clear plexiglass sliding door there is a comfortable settee to port with a a coffee table in front. Across to starboard is the entertainment center. Forward on the starboard side is a wide stairwell that winds down to the owner and guest staterooms. 

  •  Sony XBR 65" TV
  • Apple Receiver
  • Sony DVD Player
  • Sony Digital Audio Amplifier 

The dinning room is absolutely unique it has a custom crafted with seating for six. Forward is a wet bar area with storage and a Scotsman ice-maker. To port and stud. of the dining table is plenty of storage.

All of the interior lights have been replaced with dimmable LED lighting

Raised Pilot House

The raised pilot house is situated forward from the salon and can be accessed from either side. It is aft and above the galley, there is a leather bench seat aft of the helm, garnished teak ships wheel. To the port side of the seating is three step that leads up to the flybridge.

  • Garmin Display
  • Quantum Stabilizers
  • Simrad AP50 Auto Pilot
  • Bow thruster controls 
  • Compass
  • Furuno Depth/speed
  • Icom VHF
  • Sea SSB
  • Furno GPS
  • Broward vessel system 
  • Ghost monitory system
  • Satcom 

A passage way leads forward from the salon along the starboard side of the yacht, past the day and raised pilot house and to the the ever popular area for guests and crew to congregate on the main deck.

The galley area had a total refit all cabinets were removed and replaced with a high quality custom made cabinets and marble counter tops. The area features the top of the range appliance and a dinning area that can seat 6 to 8 individual comfortable for more informal dining 

The following appliances have been installed in 2019:

  • Kitchen Aid Microwave
  • Kitchen Aid Fridge Freezer
  • Kitchen Aid Oven with warmer drawer
  • Kitchen Aid Dishwasher
  • Kitchen Aid Trash Compactor
  • Kitchen Aid 5 plate cook top
  • Kitchen Aid Ice-maker
  • Stainless Steel sink with faucet

Mounted on the port side ceiling is a Dynex TV and DVD player

Moving forward above the dinette area are cabinets with additional storage and a wine cooler.

Flybridge and Boat Deck

The flybridge and boat-deck is accessed up from the raised pilot house. The helm station is amidships forward and has an extra wide double bench set just aft. The helm station has bee arranged for ease of operation and is well equipped. As part of the helm seat is a locker that house a small refrigerator and sink. The aluminum radar arch that spans the bridge and supports all of the yachts antennas.

The flybridge seats 12- 16 guest comfortably on built-in settees and storage below lockers under the seats which run aft down both sides of the flybridge. Center line aft and forward of the boat deck  is a lounging bunny pad for comfortable sunbathing. Half of the flybridge is shaded by a Bimini top.

The boat deck is aft of the bunny pad which and carries a 14ft Novarania 2004 tender 

  •  Garmin
  • Simrad Auto Pilot
  • Icom VHF
  • Compass
  • Engine gauges 
  • Bow thruster control
  • Search light
  • Triple horns 
Master Stateroom

Located downstairs from the salon, forward of the foyer and guest staterooms. Is the master stateroom which spans the full width of the vessels beam. This is a spacious room that provides ample area for a King-sized bed. Walk-in closet that is cedar lined, additional closet, chest of drawers, night stands with reading lamps on either side of the beds.

Facing forward aft of the king sized bed is the his and hers head and shower. All of the cabinetry was removed and replaced with custom cabinets and marble counter tops.

  • Two reading lights 
  • LG TV
  • Sony DVD Player
Port Guest

Situated all the way aft and on the port side, features twin berths and a pullman above the inboard berth, hanging closet and a private ensuite head and shower.  All the bathroom cabinets were removed and replaced with custom cabinets and marble counter tops

Starboard Guest

Situated all the way aft and on the starboard side, features twin berths, hanging locker and a private ensuite head and shower.  All the bathroom cabinets were removed and replaced with custom cabinets and marble counter tops 

Foyer and Laundry

A full size wash and dryer is tucked away in the foyer area together with a storage cabinets.

  • GE washer and dryer 
Deck Details

Side doors, port and starboard  lead out to the side decks, which leads to the foredeck . Up on the foredeck is an additional sun-pad and a  large compartment for deck and cleaning supplies located beneath the pad.

The windless and controls are mounted, as is the ship's bell.

Crew Quarters

Located forward of and down from the galley, this area can comfortably sleep two to three crew. This area consist of  a captain cabins which has a center line double berth.

Moving aft and on the port side is an addition berth with a closet and to starboard is the crew lounge. The crew share the head and shower of which all of the cabinetry was replaced with custom cabinets.

Electrical Equipment
  • Generators Twin Northern lights 35Kw
  • 30 Amp Charles 12 Volt Charger
  • 30 Amp La Marchie 24 Volt Charger
  • Shore Transformer (2) ACME 
  • (2) 100 amp shore power receptacles
Engine Room Area

Located midship of the vessel, access is via the area quarters, has a watertight balk head door.

  • Main engines Twin 3412 Caterpillar 1000 hp engines
  • Port Engine Serial number  38513733
  • Stbd Engine Serial number 38513729
  •  ZF Marine gears. BW250 Ratio 2.460:1
  • Port Serial 2677 and Stbd 2678
  • Mounted - Four Blade Nibral 40" x 40" props 
  • Spare - Four Blade 40" X 42" props
  • Northern Lights Generators (35Kw)
  • Port Gen Model M4278TQT-HE-35L
  • Stbd Gend ModelM4278TQT-HE-35L
  • Dual racor primary fuel filters 
  • Air sep filtration systems for the mains 
  • Fuel priming pump
  • Glendinning engine synchronizers 
  • Two generators
  • Chilled water loop air conditioning system with four compressors 
  • Quantum Roll stabilizers 
  • Naiad hydraulic bow thruster
  • Wagner hydraulic steering 
  • Capac Electro catalytic corrosion monitor


Deck Equipment
  • Ideal  240 VAC Anchor Windlass (foredeck)
  • Marquipt Quick lift 1500lb hydraulic tender davit with electro-hydraulic winch
  • Marquipt Tide Ride boarding ladder 
  • Anchor - with 7/16" chain rode (approx 250')
  • Fresh water anchor wash down
  • Hot and cold water shower on swim platform
  • Carlisle Finch Search light
  • 8 person life raft 
  • 14' Novarania 2004 with 60hp Yamaha 4-stroke outboard 
Recent refit and improvements

In 2019 and 2020 the following updates were made to Sanctuary

Work completed in 2019

  • The bottom was stripped to pair metal.
  • Replaced areas that had excessive metal pitting 
  • Had the running gear dropped inspected and serviced accordingly
  • Fuel tanks were emptied clean and inspected
  • New water maker installed
  • New electrical, shore power and voltage regulators installed 
  • Main engines serviced
  • New Washer and dryer installed
  • Day head stripped out and replaced with new head system and vanity.
  • Galley stripped out and replaced with new custom cabinets, new appliances and counter tops 
  • Ghost system installed 
  • V3 Satellite system installed 
  • New main engine, mufflers installed 
  • All bathroom cabinets were removed and replaced with new custom cabinets 
  • The main deck floor was removed and replaced
  • All main salon furniture replaced 
  • Custom dining room table manufactured 
  • Installed new over head lighting
  • All interior lights replaced with LED lights 

Work Completed in 2020

  • Removed all pilot house windows and rebed the windows
  • Removed caulking and re-caulked all the windows
  • Replaced Air Conditioning chillers
  • Installed new Garmin electronics
  • Installed blinds in the main salon
  • New Exterior Cushions 
  • New main deck interior flooring
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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