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38' Bayliner 3818 Motoryacht


One of the most popular motoryachts ever built, the Bayliner 3818 combines the rakish good looks of a flybridge sedan with the freeboard and diesel dependability of a small trawler.  Powered by dependable twin Hino 175hp diesels she runs great and she features 2 comfortable staterooms each with en suite heads. The galley is excellent and the salon features a large dinette.  Her roomy cockpit and spacious flybridge offer plenty of outside seating space.   A transom door makes boarding from the swim platform easy and safe for the entire family.

  • Make: Bayliner
  • Model: 3818 Motoryacht
  • Year: 1989
  • Length: 38ft
  • Name: TANGAROA
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
  • Located In: Richmond, CA
  • Category: Power
  • Class: Flybridge
  • LOA: 38.17 feet
  • Beam: 13.42 feet
  • Max Draft: 3.25 feet
  • Displacement: 17500 pounds
  • CruisingSpeed: 12 knots
  • MaxSpeed: 16 knots
  • Total Engines: 2
  • Engine 1
  • EngineMake: Hino
  • EngineModel: EH 700
  • EngineYear: 1989
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • EngineHours: 1500
  • Engine 2
  • EngineMake: Hino
  • EngineModel: EH 700
  • EngineYear: 1989
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • EngineHours: 1550
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 304 gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 1
  • Water Tank Capacity: 80 gallon
  • Water Tank Count: 1
  • Holding Tank Capacity: 36 gallon
  • Holding Tank Count:1
  • Double Berths: 2
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 2

Additional Descriptions


Engines are 393 cu inch, inline 6 cylinder, four stroke, vertical in-line HINO diesel engines.  They are fresh water coole engines via centrifugal fresh water pumps and rubber impeller sea water pumps.  Engines utilize diesel fuel delivered in a direct injection method from an inline injection pump.


The galley is “U” shaped with a Princess Propane stove and oven forward, twin stainless steel sinks under an opening window to starboard, and an upright refrigerator and freezer aft. There is a built in microwave mounted over the stove. 

  • Three burner Stove/Oven
  • Refrigerator/Freezer 120V
  • 11 Gallon hot water tank
  • Hot an Cold pressure water
  • Double stainless sinks

The 3818 was designed with a very comfortable layout. Forward is the owner’s stateroom featuring a centerline pedestal berth. There is a private head to starboard, and access to a shared tub and shower to port. Further aft is the galley to stbd with access to the second stateroom opposite. This stateroom has a large double bed as well as access forward to the second head. Up from the galley is the main salon and inside steering station. The salon has a raised convertible dinette and a wet bar. A sliding door leads out to the cockpit. Stairs lead up to the flying bridge and a transom door leads out onto the swim platform. Topside includes an enclosed second helm and additional seating.

Bayliner 3818

This Bayliner 3818 is a very affordable and popular diesel cruiser, offering remarkable comfort and economy!  Her impressive interior space features 2 staterooms, 2 heads (one with tub and shower!), a down galley, lower helm, and very large dinette in the main cabin. Add to that twin 175hp Hino diesel engines.


Vessel is fitted with a 12 volt DC shipboard system and a 120 volt AC shore power connection by way of dual service 30 amp shore power inlets. AC inlets are located at the starboard side of the cabin with main duel pole circuit breakers located at the electrical panel board at the pilothouse for Line 1 and Line 2 service.

The DC main power disconnect breakers are mounted at the main panel boards in the pilothouse in addition to Guest two way ignition protected switches in the engine compartment for engines, house, crossover and generator.

Batteries:    (1) 8 D, (3) Group #24

8K Onan Generator, (non-operational)



  • VHF Icom M 59
  • Wagner Micro Pilot Auto Pilot
  • Alpine Stereo
  • Marinetex Seamax Depth Sounder
  • Garmin GPS Map 168
  • Lowrance GPS

Additional Features


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. Buyer should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.

Broker Details

Bill Adams

Yacht & Ship Sales
415-425-5099 - mobile
415-484-1300 - office
3300 Powell St., Ste 105
Emeryville, CA 94608

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