2008 Beneteau 46 Ft Lauderdale, FL
Posted on September 16, 2017 / 78
Price : $219,900
Builder | Manufacturer : Beneteau
Condition : Used
Year : 2008
Length : 46ft
Model : 46
Hull Material : Fiberglass
Fuel Type : Diesel
Engine/s : Single Inboard
Engine Make : Yanmar
Engine Model : 4JHT4
Engine/s Year : 2008
Total Power : 75hp
LOA : 46'
Beam : 13.92
Max Draft : 5.8
2008 Beneteau 46
2008 Beneteau 46

Owners version 2 master cabins each en-suite

Sleeps 6 (including 2 Salon berths) 2 full heads w/ showers

Large cockpit with twin steering wheels, walk through transom, swim platform, stern arch

Cockpit is fully enclosed for comfort in inclement weather or can be opened for the ocean breeze

Easy to handle by 1 person, in-mast main furling, genoa furling, electric winch, bow thruster

Large fully equipped Galley and Salon, air conditioning w/ heat

Shallow draft w/bulb keel

Low engine hours

Well equipped with solar and wind generator

This vessel has been lightly used, and is in excellent condition.  She has very good sailing characteristics, and is easily handled by one person.  Full electronics package, and many options for a safe, comfortable cruiser, day sailor, or live aboard.  Contact the listing broker for more information, or to make an appointment to see this exceptional vessel.


Designer Barrett-Racoupeau

Length.  46 ft  14 meters

LOA   47 ft 3 in .   14.4 meters

LWL ..  40 ft   12.19 meters

Beam   13 ft 11 in ….  4.24 meters

Draft   5 ft 9 in ( bulb keel) …….. 1.75 meter

Displacement …………23,290 lbs  .  10,564 Kilo

Ballast ……..  7,145 lbs  ..     3,241 kilo.  

Tankage   – Fuel  63 gal  ( FRP Tank)………………..238.48 ltr

                  Water. 150 gal  FRP ( in 2 tanks) ..  567.8 ltr

                 Holding.   50 gal  FRP  189.27 ltr

Engine: Yanmar 4JHT4 Turbo   ( hours ..1520)  75 HP



This vessel is configured with 2 large en-suite cabins.  One forward and one aft.

This owner’s version sleeps 6 in two double staterooms, the dinette to port and settee/berth to starboard.   


. The master stateroom can be forward or aft as both staterooms feature queen berth and en-suite head and shower.

The aft stateroom features a large queen berth athwartships. The interior reflects beautiful hardwood trim and veneered bulkheads. It also contains numerous storage lockers, opening ports and hatches, and a desk or full vanity to Port.  The Head and shower have a private access door to this aft stateroom, and also an access door in the Salon, making this also the day head.

Navigation station  ( forward facing) is next to starboard with the galley across to port.

The L shaped galley to Portside, with island puts the chef always in the middle of entertaining or sailing. The large saloon is next, forward of the Galley. with U shaped dinette and flat panel TV on main bulkhead, settee with center armrest to starboard.

This owners’ version has a private cabin forward of the Salon, with the en-suite head To Port with separate stall shower

  • 4 hatches over for good ventilation
  • Sony stereo w/cockpit speakers
  • Sharp Aquos 32″ flat panel television
  • Cherry wood interior
  • Simulated composite sole

Open feeling in the Salon is achieved with larger ports and opening hatches. 

Dinette -seats 6 to Port

Settee to starbd

Full Nav station

Abundant lighting  and storage


Well laid out U-shaped galley to port as you enter from the cockpit. Corian counters with storage lockers over and refrigerator, freezer and gas stove/oven below, hot and cold pressure water, double SS sink. The chef will enjoy great access to crew in saloon or cockpit while cooking with plenty of light and fresh air.

  • Force 10 3 burner LPG stove with oven and broiler
  • 12V refrigerator and separate freezer
  • hot water heater with electric and engine heat exchanger
  • Stainless Steel sinks

Electrical system

12-volt DC system with house and start batteries, 12-volt circuit panel with voltmeter; 120-volt AC system with circuit breaker panel and shore power cable, 40A converter, batteries x 3, solar panels x 3.

  • (2) 30A shore power
  • Xantrex 40A charger
  • 3x200AH house battery
  • isolated start battery
  • Micrologic electrical monitor all batteries and solar power
  • 3×130 watt solar panels
  • Aerogen 6 wind generator
  • 12 v cabin fans



Electronics and navigation equipment

  • ICOM 422 VHF radiotelephone w/Command Mike in cockpit
  • Raymarine ST 6002 autopilot
  • Plastimo magnetic compass x 2
  • Raymarine ST60+ Tridata
  • Raymarine ST60+ Graphic
  • Raymarine ST60+ Wind direction and speed
  • Raymarine radar 24″ dome
  • Raymarine E-120 Navionics chart plotter
  • Furuno NX300 NAVTEX
  • Sony stereo w/cockpit speakers
  • Sharp Aquos 32″ flat panel television

Yanmar 4JHT4-TE turbo diesel engine with shaft drive, ( 1520 hours)

 bronze wheel, raw water sea strainer and engine shut off; manual and automatic bilge pumps; manual fire extinguishers; propane solenoid switch; electric marine heads with holding tank x 2 and macerator pump, manual steering with twin destroyer wheels.

  • Lewmar bow thruster
  • Katadin 40gpd RO water maker
  • 16,000 BTU Cruisair Marine Air conditioning system ( new 2014)
  • Chain and cable steering twin wheels
  • 3 blade Flex-O-Fold propeller
  • Bilge pumps (1) electric automatic, (1) manual

Large cockpit with duel steering wheels allow for easy access around the cockpit, and easy access to the stern swim platform. The cockpit is fully protected by a large Bimini top with integral dodger, and side and aft enclosure with both full Isinglass, and screened openings.

Wide side decks also allow easy access fore and aft, and a Large foredeck provides lots of space for anchoring, handling dock lines, or simply lounging in the sun

The dingy davits are integrated into a custom heavy duty antennae arch of 1 1/2″ SS tubing which also supports the solar panels and wind generator. It was built by Beneteau USA.

 Anchors; one 30kg Bruce/claw SS, one Fortress FX-37 alum secondary with chain and rode in chain locker, SS stanchions with double lifelines, twin pedestals with leather wrapped SS destroyer wheel, emergency tiller, white hull, swim steps to platform and boarding ladder; walk around side decks, fenders and dock lines, US Coast Guard safety package, life jackets, horseshoe life ring, swim ladder, navigation, cockpit, and deck lights, fin keels and spade rudder.

  • Magma LPG Marine BQ
  • double anchor rollers
  • dodger, Bimini w/extension
  • Quick HP electric windlass
  • custom heavy duty dingy davits
  • Zodiac 6-man life raft
  • cockpit table
  • teak cockpit sole and seating
  • Lewmar bow thruster
  • Emergency tiller

Cruise equipped with SS wire standing rigging and aluminum mast stepped on deck, in mast mainsail roller furling, Dacron roller furling jib, mainsail and genoa, 4 x 2spd Lewmar winches. Standard cockpit setup with sail controls led aft to the secondary winches; one electric.

  • Roller furling mainsail ( New 2014) lightly used
  • Neil Pride Roller furling jib
  • Neil Pride 145% genoa
  • Profurl roller furling on genoa
  • mainsheet traveler forward of the companionway
  • solid boom vang
  • Winches:  Lewmar Ocean #54 primaries
  • Lewmar Ocean #40 secondaries (one electric)



Galley utensils, plates, glasses



Owners personal effects

Tender and outboard motor negotiable

Sail Magazine review

By Tom Dove Posted: May 27, 2008 Beneteau boats keep getting better looking while retaining the consistent quality and good finish that keep owners coming back as they move up in size. The new 46 could be an ultimate boat for many sailors who have experience in smaller vessels and are now looking for a stylish, fast, spacious boat that they can continue to sail into their retirement years


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. Hours listed may vary from actual hours due to recent use. Purchaser is encouraged to verify hours prior to purchase. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice….


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