47′ Catalina 470

Priced to Sell








Single Diesel

Hull Material


BVI Yacht Sales Overview

The Catalina 470 is the flagship of the Catalina fleet. At every turn, equipment and systems have been engineered to the most demanding bluewater specifications. A unique, structural fiberglass grid is bonded to the hull and provides both strength for the hull and a massive foundation for securing bulkheads, equipment, engine and tanks. The generous deck beam is carried well aft providing for an expansive cockpit with twin steering stations and large master stateroom below. The Catalina 470 embodies all that is essential to safe passage-making and all that is desired in performance, function, comfort and luxury.
One of the finer examples of this popular cruiser. Silhouette II is fully loaded and ready to take you island hopping around the Caribbean or to far corners of the world in comfort and style. She features many upgrades including Leisure Furl in-boom roller furling with a full battened mainsail from Quantum. (2010) Raymarine package including 120 Hybrid chart plotter, 4KW digital radar, AIS-B and Sirius weather. (2012) Village Marine Tech 30GPH Watermaker and more!

Vessel Walkthrough
Silhouette II has been has been in yacht management and very nicely maintained throughout its lifetime. Satin varnished joinery is in very good condition throughout the vessel. Sihlouette II has the standard layout with large master stateroom aft, Pullman guest cabin forward and has the settee in the salon that can be turned into another double bunk.

The galley is conveniently located at the base of the companionway on the port side. It is a well thought out u-shaped galley with 2 sinks amidships, plenty of counter space and  storage. Refrigerator is accessed from both the counter top and a front opening door. A large deep dry food and pot locker is forward of the stove. Over the sinks facing forward is a large storage cabinet with a light under.
Starboard of the galley you will fin the well thought out, forward-facing Nav station with a chart table and comfortable seating. Good access to the electronic displays and the main and distribution panels.
The large salon is bright with good ventilation due to all the opening ports and overhead hatches. Great headroom at over 7′! There is a large table to port with comfortable seating for 6-8. Opposite is a long settee. Storage cabinets and shelves outboard on both sides.

Forward is the guest stateroom with a large Pullman berth, hanging lockers, shelves and private head with a separate enclosed shower. Beyond the shower is a generous storage locker that some have turned into a laundry room with a washer and dryer. 

The generous deck beam is carried well aft providing for a large master stateroom. Queen sized island berth, hanging lockers, drawers, vanity desk 32″ flat screen TV and private entrance to aft head with a separate enclosed shower. 2 large hatches overhead on either side open to the cockpit.

  • 6 person Winslow life raft – custom packed for lazerette (2014)
  • Flares
  • Fire extinguishers/fire blanket
  • Life jackets
  • Lifesling (2016)
  • Eperb


  • Village Marine 30 GPH watermaker
  • 150 gallons total water in 3 tanks
  • 66 gallons total waste in 2 tanks
  • Vacuflush head forward stateroom (new 2012)
  • Shore water hook-up inlet
  • Single point fill for all 3 water tanks
  • Full plumbing and space for washer/dryer (unit not included)
  • 20 gallon water heater (new 2012)
  • Aft shower sump (new 2014)
  • Rule 2000 and Rule 3700 bilge pumps plus high water alarm (new 2012)
  • Fresh OR Salt water feeds to each head (new 2010)
  • Fresh water pump (new 2014)
  • Anchor washdown pump (2012)


  • Princess propane stove
  • Microwave
  • 6.8 cubic foot 12V refrigerator/freezer
  • Misc. Cutlery, dishes and cookware
  • Trash Container
  • Lots of Counter space as well as tremendous storage


  • Raymarine 120 hybrid chartplotter (new 2010)
  • 4KW Raymarine digital radar (new 2010)
  • Nav station display/keypad (new 2010)
  • Raymarine ST7000 autopilot with remote
  • Garmin GPS on main Navpod (new 2015)
  • AIS-B (new 2010)
  • Wind instrument replaced 2014
  • Horizon VHF, remote mic and cockpit speaker (new 2012)
  • VHF antenna (replaced 2014)
  • Epirb (2014)
  • Sony stereo system w/I-phone connection and 4 speakers (new 2012)
  • 32″ TV main cabin and 32″ TV aft cabin (2014)
  • Cable TV hookup on bow and stern
  • Digital TV antenna at mast head
  • Handheld VHF radio (new 2012)
  • ICOM 710 SSB


  • 50Amp shore power service with bow and stern connections
  • Xantex 2000W charger/inverter with remote battery monitor
  • 3 8D AGM batteries (new 2015)
  • Genset starter battery (new 2014)
  • 1 Sunpower 250 watt solar panels, Flex 80 MPPT controller (2014)
  • LE300 Wind turbine and charge controller (2014)
  • All interior lights replaced with led (2014)


  • Leisure Furl mainsail boom (new 2010)
  • Quantum full battened mainsail (new 2010)
  • 110% Mack Sails furling jib (new 2015)
  • All standing rigging replaced (2014)
  • New lifelines (2014)
  • Traveller replaced (2014)
  • 2 Harken #66 primary winches
  • 2 Harken 44 halyard winches, one electric
  • Mast head anchor & tri-colour led (2014)
  • Deck light led (2014)
  • Stern light on davits led (2014)


  • Sidepower bow thruster
  • 60 lb. Manson anchor with 300′ Hi-test 5/16″ chain
  • 60 lb. Bruce secondary anchor with 75′ 5/16″ chain
  • Maxwell 1200 anchor windlass (2016)
  • Wavestopper hard dodger and full enclosure (new 2012)
  • Max-prop 3 blade feathering prop (new 2011)
  • 9’6″ AB Rib dinghy with 15hp Yamaha outboard (2007)
  • Kato stainless steel davits
  • jib halyard (new 2014)
  • Genoa furling line (new 2013)
  • Main furling line (2016)
  • Upgraded Forespar boom vang and Wichard boom brake/preventer (2008)
  • Magna propane BBQ (new 2012)
  • Transom shower (new 2016)
  • Cockpit cushions recovered (2015)
  • Five fenders, dock lines
  • anchor snubber hook and line (new 2016)
  • 3 boat hooks


Yacht name

Silhouette II


Nanny Cay, British Virgin Island


LOA: 46 ft 7 in
Beam: 14 ft 0 in
LWL: 42 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 5 ft 5 in
Displacement: 26500 lbs
Ballast: 9550 lbs


Total Power: 76 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 2001
Engine Model: 4JH3-TE
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1677
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 76 HP


Fresh Water Tanks: 150 gals (3)
Holding Tanks: 66 gals (2)       Fuel Tanks: 130  gals (3)


Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2

Seating Capacity: 7