30 Catalina Sloop

Posted 15 March 2021 | Sailboats   


The Catalina 30’ became the most popular and successful sailboat ever built. She is a stable cruising design with good sailing characteristics. She was designed for comfort as well as performance. Her spacious T-shaped cockpit with tiller steering is very comfortable for captain and crew. Dockside, her cabin offers a spaciousness only found in much larger vessels.

Sail away with your dream boat!


  • Built by Catalina in 1978
  • Designed by Frank Butler
  • Fin Keel, spade rudder
  • LOA: 30 ft 0 in
  • Beam: 10 ft 10 in
  • LWL: 25 ft 0 in
  • Draft: 5 ft 3 in
  • Ballast: 4200 lbs
  • Headroom: 6 ft 1 in
  • Dry Weight: 10200#
  • Tiller


  • New 2018 Beta Diesel 20 HP
  • Twin disc transmission
  • Engine Hours: under 200
  • 3 blade propeller
  • 20 Gallon fuel tank


  • Teak interior with blue cushions
  • V-berth forward with overhead hatch, total seven berths aboard
  • Enclosed head to port with porta-potti, vanity sink, molded in shower pan
  • Holding Tanks: (20 Gallons) inop
  • Bureau on starboard with drawers and hanging locker
  • U-shaped dinette to starboard with table 
  • Single settee opposite, stowage under settee’s, shelves and lockers along hull
  • U-shaped galley aft to port with navigation station opposite
  • 2 Burner Propane stove
  • Propane tank
  • Drawers  and shelve
  • Double sinks with 50 gallons pressure water in two tanks
  • Large Double berth aft
  • 110 Mini fridge in stern  

Electronics and Electrical:

  • VHF radio, Stereo and antenna
  • (2) 2021 Batteries
  • 30 amp shore power inlet
  • 50′ cord
  • Battery Charger
  • Battery Selector Switch
  • AC/DC distribution panels
  • 30 amp cabin outlets
  • AC/DC cabin and navigation lights

Ground tackle and Sail Inventory:

  • Two Danforth 20# Anchors with chain and rode
  • Mainsail with sail cover and second main
  • JIB on furling system
  • Two Barlow 24 self tailing primary winches
  • Two Barient secondary winches

Deck and Additional:

  • Solar Panel on Bimini charges batteries with Blue Sea controller
  • Anchor locker in bow
  • Anchor roller
  • Two opening hatches 
  • Five portholes
  • Transom mount swim ladder
  • Bow and stern pulpits, double lifelines 
  • Cockpit Bimini and dodger, frame only
  • All safety equipment

Rainbow Yachts 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.


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