Cozy Boathouse for Sale – A Unique Living Experience in Benalmádena



    Experience the charm of living on water with this unique boathouse in Benalmádena. Originally a pleasure yacht, this robust military-grade vessel offers the perfect blend of strength, durability, and comfort. Recently renovated in 2024, it combines the charm of a cozy apartment with the resilience of a military boat.


    • Bedrooms: 3 double and 2 single bedrooms
    • Bathrooms: 4 bathrooms (3 with showers, 1 with a bathtub)
    • Living Areas: 2 indoor living areas, 3 outdoor terraces
    • Kitchen: Fully equipped with modern appliances
    • Additional Equipment: 100-liter boiler, washing machine, high-power exterior freezer/refrigerator
    • Climate Control: Two high-power compressors with programmable thermostats for year-round comfort

    Outdoor Features:

    • Terraces: Three independent terraces for sun or shade with stunning sea views
    • Sunset Views: Enjoy breathtaking frontline sea views and sunsets from the terrace

    Yacht Specifications:

    • Length: 20m
    • Beam: 5.40m
    • Draft: 1.6m
    • Displacement: 40 tons
    • Fuel Type: Diesel
    • Fuel Tank Capacity: 4x 1200 liters (total 4800 liters)
    • Range: Approximately 1100 NM at 10-12 knots
    • Fuel Economy: 50 liters/hour at 10-12 knots
    • Engines: 2x twin Detroit Diesel Pro with 650 HP each (total 1300 HP)
    • Batteries: 24V (400Ah) service battery system and 24V (440 Ah) startup engine battery system
    • Battery Charger: Heavy Duty Victron Skyla 24V 50 A
    • Water Tanks: 2x 1000 Liters (total 2000 liters)
    • Bilge Pumps: 5x automatic and manually operated

    Navigation and Communication Equipment:

    • VHF Radio
    • SSB/AM HF Receiver
    • ADF Receiver
    • Compass
    • Rudder Indicator
    • Auto Pilot
    • Nav/GPS/AIS iPad
    • Radar antenna

    Security and Safety Equipment:

    • Search Light
    • High Power Siren
    • 5x fire extinguishers
    • 5x smoke detectors
    • Flood detector alarm
    • Wifi security camera
    • Temperature and humidity sensors in the engine room

    Recent Renovations (2024):

    • Complete replacement of 220V electrical circuits and 24V illumination
    • New fresh water circuit for hot and cold water
    • New gray water and sewage circuits
    • Replacement of all pumps, sea cocks, and skin fittings
    • Hull maintenance with high-quality antifouling and primer (2021 and 2023)
    • Added a bathing platform with swimming ladder
    • Heavy-duty stainless steel and wood gangway
    • Teak deck and handrail for added elegance


    This boathouse has been our family home for the past 2 years. With our children moving out, we no longer need such a large living space. We hope to find new owners who will cherish and enjoy this home as much as we have. Make this your new home and enjoy the unique experience of living in a cozy boathouse with a rich history and modern amenities in beautiful Benalmádena or wherever you choose to dock.