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2010 Island Packet Estero

Little River, South Carolina


Island Packet quality build and design make the Estero model a logical choice for a comfortable cruising yacht with accommodations to handle a family or a couple with long distance cruising plans. The simple rig with in-mast furling main and a Hoyt Boom to handle the jib simplifies tacking and all sail control lines can be handled from the cockpit. The deck arrangement with fully enclosed cockpit and wide side decks makes for a very secure and comfortable environment. Low maintenance design with no teak on deck is trending to be the preferred choice of todays owner's. Spend more time sailing and less time on maintenance! 

Cruising extras including wind generator, solar panels and swim platform with dinghy storage system have this yacht setup for long distance cruising with plenty of power to keep the drinks cold!

Down below, accommodations are inviting and spacious with aft sleeping quarters, navigation station, midship galley and head along with a forward dining and salon area for relaxing. 

Give us a call today to arrange a personal inspection of this very special yacht!


Neptune Yacht Sales and Services is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Triton Yachts.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $179,000
Boat Name: Sea Turtle
Make: Island Packet
Model: Estero
Year: 2010
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Designer: Bob Johnson, N.A. & The IP Design Team
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: TDLES006B910
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Full Keel


Length: 36 ft / 10.97 m
Length Overall: 36'5 ft / 11.10 m
Waterline Length: 31'5 ft / 9.58 m
Beam: 12'4 ft / 3.76 m
Max Draft: 4 ft / 1.22 m
Displacement: 19,300 lb
Bridge Clearance: 54 ft / 16.46 m
Cabin Headroom: 6'5 ft / 1.96 m
Dry Weight: 17,800 lb
Ballast: 7,500 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: Yanmar 3JHE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 40hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade
  • Year: 2000
  • Engine Hours: 1880


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 60 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 120 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 35 gal


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Cruisers


The Estero's interior arrangements represent a departure from past Island Packet designs with its main saloon situated forward of the mast in an "open-U" configuration. The central drop-leaf table with two storage bins keeps this area open for socializing or, with drop leaves extended, makes for comfortable dining with guests. Each settee is suitable for use as a single berth, or with the table dropped to berth height and an optional set of filler cushions this area makes into either one or two double berths. Because tanks for water, fuel and holding are located below the cabin sole, generous storage is provided elsewhere throughout the interior including under the seat and berth cushions and behind the forward settee backrest.

Amidships, a U-shaped galley to port provides a host of desirable features. Deep polished double stainless steel sinks, gimbaled 2-burner range with oven, ample storage above and below countertops, plus a dish rack, cutlery drawers, pull-out trash bin and a microwave oven should please weekend sailors as well as those making extended cruises. Large, well insulated iceboxes are built with twin gasketed and latching countertop lids. A deep drawer below the icebox and a locker under the stove hold larger items as well. 

Opposite the galley to starboard is the spacious head compartment with separate shower stall and seat. The vanity with sink has several storage areas, plus additional room is available in a cabinet outboard. The shower area, provided with overhead hooks, may double as a wet locker when needed. Aft of the head and to starboard of the companionway is the quarter berth cabin and navigation station. A pocket door on an overhead track closes off this area when desired, and the hinged chart table drops to provide an open area forward of the berth.  A tilt-out chart storage bin is located below the nav table, and a bureau and shelf are built-in outboard of the large berth. Aft of the galley and to port of the companionway is the private owner's stateroom featuring a large double berth with innerspring mattress, hanging locker, bureau, shelf and a full length mirror. Near the companionway is a courtesy light switch to illuminate the companionway ladder and electrical and battery panels. Crib boards stow conveniently in a nearby rack. Excellent engine access is provided with a removable panel behind the companionway ladder and through a hinged door and lift-off cover in the port stateroom. Extensive sound insulation and gasketing minimizes sound levels. A teak grate with dustpan at the base of the companionway ladder also provides bilge access, and sole surfaces in the galley, nav area and head are molded slip resistant patterns for safety and ease of maintenance. The forward saloon has a varnished teak and holly sole, and the aft port stateroom is carpeted with a marine berber. Cabinetry, trim and bulkheads are a combination of varnished hardwoods and high pressure laminates that make for a bright, attractive and functional interior consistent with Island Packet's high standards. Generous tankage includes a heavy wall, marine aluminum fuel tank and Thermo-Cure vinylester resin infused water and holding tanks.

  • U-Shaped Galley
  • Ample Counter Space
  • Dishware Bins
  • Cutlery Drawers
  • Double Stainless Sinks
  • Hot/Cold Pressure Water
  • Double Insulated Fridge/Freezer Top Loading With Shelving
  • Microwave Oven
  • Force 10 Propane 2 Burner Stove Top With Oven
  • Recessed Trash Bin
  • 30 Amp Shore Power Service
  • 12 VDC And 120 VAC Master  Switch Panel With Breakers/Meters
  • 4- 6 Volt DC Golf Cart Batteries (House)
  • 1- 12 Volt Group 27 Battery (Engine)
  • 2000 Watt Sine Wave Inverter/Charger
  • Wind Generator On Stern Pole
  • Solar Panel (3) Array On Custom Arch
  • Dual Solar Charger Controller With Blue Sky Remote Display
  • High Output Balmar Engine Alternator
  • Reverse Cycle Heat/Air Conditioning
  • Garmin 546 GPS Plotter (Helm)
  • Raymarine ST6002 Auto Pilot (Helm)
  • Vetus Bow Thruster (Helm Control) 
  • Raymarine ST 100 Remote For Auto Pilot (New 2019)
  • Raymarine ST60 Speed (Cockpit)
  • Raymarine ST 60 Depth (Cockpit)
  • Raymarine ST 60 Wind (Cockpit)
  • Alpine AM/FM Stereo With Cabin And Cockpit Speakers
  • Icom IC-M802 SSB Radio (Nav Station)
  • Icom IC-M504 VHF Radio W/DSC  (Nav Station)
  • Icom SP-24 Remote Speaker (Nav Station)
  • Icom Commander II Remote Mic (Cockpit Helm)
  • Ritchie Power Damp Compass (Helm)
  • SCS PTC-111 USB Modem (Nav Area)
Sails And Rigging
  • In-Mast Sparcraft Furling Main
  • Hoyt Boom With Furling Jib
  • 2 Lewmar Ocean Series 16 ST 2 Speed Mast Winches
  • 2 Lewmar 30 ST 2 Speed Winches (Coachroof)
  • 1 Lewmar 16 ST 2 Speed Furling Winch (Starboard Coaming)
  • Stainless Standing Rigging
  • Rocna 20 Primary Anchor W/ All Chain Rode
  • Plow Type Secondary Anchor W 30' Chain And 200' 3 Strand Nylon Rode
  • Muir Electric Windlass
  • Chain Stopper
  • Bow Pulpit
  • Stainless Bow Rail
  • Lifelines
  • Hoyt Boom Gooseneck
  • Full Cockpit Enclosure W/ Sunbrella Blue Canvas
  • Screen Side Inserts For Cockpit Enclosure
  • Cockpit Cushions Including 2 Aft Rail Seats
  • Edson Pedastal Wheel Steering
  • Helm Seat W/ Propane Locker Below For 2 Tanks
  • Custom Solar Panel Arch Over Aft Cockpit Area
  • Dinghy Engine Lift System
  • Swim Platform
  • Dinghy Retrieval / Storage System
  • Wind Generator Pole
  • Cockpit Storage Lockers

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.

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