38’ Catalina 380 1997


Gene Prizer

Gene Prizer


The Catalina 380, introduced in 1996, is a well-regarded sailing yacht designed for cruising comfort and capable performance. Her lead fin keel balances stability and maneuverability, making it suitable for a range of sailing conditions. Constructed by Catalina Yachts, known for their commitment to quality craftsmanship, the Catalina 380 is built to withstand the rigors of offshore sailing while providing a comfortable and safe experience for those aboard.

On her second owner, SYNERGY features a spacious interior layout, and comfortable accommodations for extended cruising or weekend getaways. She has a generous aft-cabin, with a walk-around double berth, a well-appointed galley, and a functional head compartment.

Overall, the Catalina 380 is a popular choice for sailors seeking a reliable and comfortable cruising yacht, offering a balance of performance, comfort, and practicality for enjoyable journeys on the water.

Full Specs

Vessel NameSynergy
Beam12′ 4″
Draft7′ max
Hull MaterialsFiberglass
Fuel Capacity26 gal
Fresh Water Capacity96 gal
Cruising Speed
Top Speed


Number of Engines1
Total Horsepower40
MakeWesterbeake 42B

Additional Information


The main salon is quite spacious for this size of vessel. It features a large U-shaped dinette on the port side that can convert into a double bed, and a long settee on the starboard side. There are five opening overhead hatches for light and ventilation.

The forward cabin features a v-berth with two single bunks with a fill-in cushion to make into a double. There is also a vanity with hot and cold water faucets, Corian counter top, a mirror above the sink, a large overhead opening hatch, and two opening port lights for ventilation. Storage is provided by four storage lockers, and two shelves on each side.

The aft cabin is often the primary sleeping area for the boat’s owners. It features a walk-around double berth and includes additional storage space and en-suite access to the head compartment. Two large hanging lockers with storage above; mirrored vanity; aft access to engine; two A/C receptacles; two large opening hatches.


Descending the steps into the cabin area the galley is on the port side with plenty of counter space for food preparation. There is a three burner propane stove and oven; top and front loading refrigeration; drawers for cooking and dining utensils; two large polished stainless sinks; built-in trash bin; cutting board on stove top; hot and cold pressure water.


  • Raymarine chart plotter, speed, depth, wind speed and direction
  • VHF-Standard Horizon Matrix GX2100 AIS w/RAM3 Remote Mic at Helm
  • RADAR /GPS/PLOTTERS Raymarine C90, Raymarine C120
  • Raymarine Radar with AIS
  • Standard GX2100 VHF radio
  • Hand held VHF
  • Link 10 Battery monitor system
  • Lewco Charge Control with dial regulator for quick charging
  • Zantrex 1000 watt inverter
  • Raymarine Auto-Pilot ST6002 w/ Wireless Remote
  • Garmin GPS MAP 220
  • Batteries – (3) Medium Amp Group 31, One (1) Group 27


  • Raymarine C90 GPS plotter
  • Wind speed / direction / auto pilot / boat speed / depth / radar
  • Large stainless steel wheel
  • Two Lewmar ST55 primary winches
  • Engine controls on the pedestal
  • 30 AMP shore power connection
  • TV and phone Connection
  • Cockpit table with center storage / ice chest
  • Large Ritchie compass
  • 15” Magma propane grill


  • Westerbeke 42B diesel – 40 HP – 1050 hrs


  • New Mainsail 2023 and new track cars
  • New bottom paint 2023
  • Spare Mainsail
  • 150% Genoa – restitched 2023
  • Schaffer 2100 roller furling system
  • Some new stays and running rigging 2023
  • Built in chain locker forward with electric windlass
  • Bow and stern anchor
  • Double spreader mast with internal halyards
  • Spreader lights and foredeck light on mast
  • Inboard jib fairlead tracks with sliding car
  • Dutchman flaking system for mainsail
  • Two Lewmar ST40 winches
  • Double lifelines with gates on both sides
  • 9′ Achilles dinghy
  • Outboard Motor Bracket on pushpit
  • (2) Lewmar #54 Primary Self Tailing Winches
  • (2) Lewmar # 40 Self Tailing Winches


The roomy head compartment has access from the private owner’s suite as well as access from the main salon. It includes a Raritan Elegance electric toilet; 110v receptacle; opening port; Corian counter with vanity; hot and cold water faucets; large mirror; locker under sink; separate stall shower.


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.