Raven 38: Solid, warm and beautiful

Boat Name: Capitola



This beautifully presented Raven 38 offers elegant coastal cruising and comfortable liveaboard options.

She’s bone-dry with ducted diesel heating, 3 cabins, roomy cockpit and walk-through transom. There are 2 hot showers, gas califont, loads of storage, a custom wine rack and purpose built outdoor dining table.

The living area is open and sunny with raised saloon seating, great 1.9m headroom and beautifully re-varnished custom wood interior. There is a separate head and shower and an excellent stove.

She can be sailed single handedly and is ideal for a couple or family.

Further features include:
Fresh antifoul, propseed and anodes Feb 2024
A new engine (+/- 4 years old with only 300hrs) runs at an economic 3L/hr. Last serviced 2023
2.7m South Pacific RIB with 3hp Honda
Built to survey with a super strong hull
Fishing gear, additional ropes and tools
Inner Sprung mattress
Copy of last survey available
Diesel Ducted cabin heating and Gas califont
Hot water cockpit shower
3x 106AH AGL House batteries (10 months old) + 1 start (10 months old) + Inverter / Charger
80W /solar Panels
Shore power leads
230 Voltage System

Comfortable cruising and easy living 
Find out more phone Dan: 022 4326 007



  • year
  • make
  • model
  • style
    Mono hull
  • stock number


  • Hull Construction
  • builder
    NZ Yachts & Oceancraft
  • LOA approx
    11.6 m
  • beam approx
    3.8 m
  • draft approx
    1.8 m
  • hull type
    Mono hull with fin keel (lead) and spade rudder
  • transom
    Walk Through with duckboard


  • enginemake
    Beta Turbo
  • engine year
  • hours approx
  • engine fuel
  • drive system
    Sail drive


  • fuel capacity approx
    200 Litres
  • fuel tank
    2 x Stainless Steel
  • water capacity approx
    300 Litres
  • water tank
    2 x Stainless Steel


  • berths
  • headroom
  • toilet
  • cooking
    3 Burner Oven and Grill and 12/240v Engel & compressor driven fridge & freezer
  • cabin no
  • saloon
    Large central open-plan salon and galley


  • safety equipment
    EPIRB, VHF - Icom with command mike to to wheel, Autohelm Autopilot. 12 Inch Chartplotter - Navman 8120, Duckboard, Manual bilge pump, Flares, Compass, First Aid Kit, Man overboard recovery system and swim ladder
  • navigation gear
    GPS / Plotter, Fish Finder, Depth Sounder, Boat Speed, Wind Instruments, Autopilot, Extensive charts for Hauraki Gulf and adjacent areas
  • ground tackle
    45LB CQR with 60m chain + big Danforth with 10m of chain and 60m of rope and Anchor / Deck wash.
  • capstan
    Maxwell + Anchor winch remote and chain counter.


  • rig details
    Sloop with in boom furling, twin furling headsails, Running rigging concealed on cabintop
  • rigging
    Aluminium with stainless steel stays and spinnaker pole. Front stays, Back stays and roller Furler stays have been changed.
  • reefing
    Furling boom
  • spars
  • sails
    6 sails approx 8 years old and in excellent condition. Sails include a fully battened main and good condition genoa, a spare genoa and Tri-sail on separate track, a Gennaker with sock and Spinnaker with sock.
  • winches
    6 x 2 speed self-tailing + 1 for leisure furl + 10 rope clutches
Download Brochure /boat-pdfs/26148-Raven-38-Solid-warm-and-beautiful.pdf

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