Dolphin 23

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Dolphin / 23



  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Year: 1998
  • Length: 7m / 22.97ft
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"Makadi" is an attractive and well equipped example of the Dolphin 23 motor cruiser moulded by Viking. She represents a heavily upgraded version of the Shetland Family 4.

This boat has clearly been loved and cared for and should prove a most enjoyable river and canal cruiser. She also benefits from a new Mercury 20hp outboard engine fitted in January 2016.


Current Thames Boat Safety Certificate to May 2020.


The Dolphin 23 is a very practical and comfortable boat, designed and built in Britain. 

She has an open plan interior, consisting of a forward double berth and a nice dinette table arrangement which also converts into a double berth.

The galley area is well equipped, with a stainless steel sink, plenty of storage, a gas ring hob with a grill and oven.

There is a separate toilet compartment with a pump flush Jabsco toilet, sink and inbuilt shower, mirror and toilet roll holder.

The cockpit comes complete with helmsman seat, bench settee, sundeck which also converts into a double occasional berth.

The aft cabin could convert into a double berth with vanity unit including a sink.



  • 20hp Mercury outboard, fitted 2016
  • Bowthruster
  • Teleflex steering for outboard
  • Mercury throttle assembly with electric start
  • DC outlet system
  • Horn
  • Cockpit light
  • Stereo and speakers
  • Oil pressure gauge
  • Rudder indicator
  • Holding tank gauge
  • Shore power connection
  • Battery charger
  • 3x batteries
  • Fuel tank
  • Gas bottles
  • Hot water heater
  • Ring hob with grill and oven
  • Built in shower
  • Pumped flush toilet
  • Side fenders,  1 horseshoe bow fender
  • 2x fire extinguishers
  • Life ring
  • Cockpit canopy
  • Carpet throughout
  • Leather effect bench cushions
  • Leather effect helm seat and navigators seat
  • Two large bean bags
  • Cutlery/crockery
  • Galley utensils
  • Handheld vacuum cleaner
  • Scatter cushions
  • Current BSS Certificate until May 2020



In this transaction we are acting as Brokers only. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is advised to check the particulars and specification and where appropriate to have the vessel fully surveyed/trialed and inspected.

  • Hull material: Fiberglass
  • Length: 7m / 22.97ft
  • Beam: 2.74m / 8.99ft
  • Draft: 0.6m / 1.97ft
  • Dry Weight: -
  • Number of Engines: 1
  • Engine Make: Mercury
  • Engine Model: F20 ELPT
  • Fuel: unleaded
  • Engine Hours: -
  • Total Power: 20.0
  • Max Speed: -
  • Cruising Speed: -
  • Bow thruster
  • Oven
  • Spray hood
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Radio
  • Cockpit cover
  • Shore power inlet
  • Cockpit speakers
  • Marine head
  • Hot water
  • Battery charger

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