What a quality boat Island Packet produces – here is a perfect example of a classic pocket cruiser built when Island Packet made one of the finest boats on the market.
This Island Packet 27 is a sweetheart. HAPPY DAZE has been well cared for by her very knowlegable owner for over 10 years She is well respected and as beautiful and finely crafted sailor with all the toughness of her well-known big sisters and is a proven, proper yacht with handsome traditional styling, a versatile easily managed rig and a spacious livable interior.
The Island Packet 27 is a surprisingly roomy and versatile cruising boat, well known for quality construction and traditional appearance.
Engine maintenance is easy with access from the cockpit sole. There is 6'2'' headroom and all berths are over 6' long.
This is one of Island Packets most successful Pocket Cruisers. IP27's boast more space than other larger sailboats. It was so popular in fact that the line ran for 8 years and over 240 of them were built. It is still one of the hottest sellers on the market. They are capable of sleeping 4 to 6 people, with ample storage. Her shallow draft makes her a great gunk-holer, and her sturdy construction makes her comfortable and safe for passage making.
The cabin features richly-oiled teak throughout, giving you the luxury of what sailing used to be like at an affordable price.
This is a well-cared for Island Packet Sloop Rig, 3’8” keel with a 18 hp Yanmar Diesel Engine.
Her interior offers traditional teak bulkheads and trim, “Teak and Holly Sole”, bulkhead drop table and berths for four to six. Galley includes an adler barbour refrigeration, two burner alcohol stove, sink and dish storage and a set of island packet dinnerware
38'6" Bridge Clearance - easily traverse thru the Okeechobee waterway
Engine hours - 268
30 amp Shore Power Cord
pro nautics 3 bank Battery Charger
Raymarine ST70 Depth Sounder
Navico Wheel Drive Autopilot with spares
Uniden" VHF Radio/with DSC
Garmin 3205 GPS chart plotter
200 watt soler panel with controler
In mast roller furling with two head sail furlers
Main with 2 Reefing points
New 130% jib
Additional 100% jib
New cockpit and cabin cushions -
Solar Panel - 200w 12v Solar Charge Controller
LED Cabin lights -
LED Anchor Light and Fixture -
- New start Battery Group 27
2 Anchors - on roller
1 stern anchor