Boat Details

47′ Lien Hwa Elegant MKIII


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Yacht World Number: 2426-3506288
Located In: La Paz, BCS, Mexico
Year: 1987
Hull Material: Fiberglass

This exceptional Lien Hwa 47 cockpit motoryacht is incredibly clean and is a very spacious cruiser or condo on the water. She had been professionally maintained with two complete waxes each year, regular wash downs and all teak refinished with cover on all exterior teak. This yacht is the perfect combination for the Sea of Cortez as a live aboard, cruiser, floating condo and fish killer. Be sure to click on full specs to see all she has to offer.

Located right here in the heart of some of the worlds most renowned cruising and sport fishing grounds. La Paz, Mexico, the gateway to the Sea of Cortez. Dozens of gorgeous anchorages with white sandy beaches, crystal clear warm waters many with a days run from downtown La Paz. Come let the experts in yacht ownership here in Mexico, show you how easy it is to begin your cruising dreams today.

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.

Financial and titling transactions are conducted in the US or Canada by licensed agents. An offshore purchase means great savings and the process is more hassle-free than you may think! Call for details.

La Paz Yachts
Division of Mazatlan Marine Center
Tom & Cindy
Marina de la Paz
La Paz, BCS, Mexico 23000
Toll-free 1-855-225-2729
Other Local (612) 123-1948



Full Specs

Designer: Lien Hwa
Hull Shape: Monohull

LOA: 45 ft 9 in
Beam: 14 ft 11 in
LWL: 40 ft 10 in
Minimum Draft: 3 ft 10 in
Displacement: 29700 lbs
Ballast: 80 lbs

Total Power: 550 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Ford Lehman
Engine Model: 2728T Sabre
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1962
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 275 HP
Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Ford Lehman
Engine Model: 2728T Sabre
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1962
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 275 HP

Cruising Speed: 10 knots @ 1500 RPM
Maximum Speed: 15 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (300 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 3 (575 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 2 (70 Gallons)


She sleeps 6, with a walk around king bed in captain’s quarters aft with an enclosed shower; queen guest quarters forward with head and sink. Beautiful bedding provided. Both heads have Vacuflush toilets recently serviced. The galley table lets down for the grandkids visits.

The main salon has a leather sofa and two Lazy boy recliners, a unique coffee table/storage cube, and a Vizio 36 inch flat screen TV which connects to the navigational display from the bridge and cameras in the engine room. There is a second steering station here for the occasional Norther. Roman shades on all windows provide privacy at the Marina.

The spacious galley has. deep double stainless steel sinks, stainless ACIDC double door refrigerator freezer, stainless microwave,Princess-3-bumer electric cooktop/ovenlbroiler. Galley comes complete with Keurig Coffeemaker, Oster 4-slice toaster, Quesinart Blender, corning dishware, pots and pans, silverware and knives in storage block, and a complete spice rack.

The aft sundeck is the entertaining area with full wet bar, sink, icemaker, LED lighting, flat screen TVIDVD. There are two wing doors which provide ventilation on those hot days and access to the forward deck. The teak deck is covered with custom indoor/outdoor carpet. It is enclosed with isinglass and sun block screens. A ladder takes you down to the fishing cockpit with a fish fighting chair, hot/cold shower, salt water wash down, sink, and door leading to the swim platform and ladder. Electrical controls for the bait tank and LED lighting. Fishing gear included.

Up stairs from the sundeck is the Bridge with Bimini and full enclosure, engine and navigation instruments, snorkeling equipment, life jackets, 406 HMz EPIRB, dinghy spares. A 10 foot Achilles rigid floor inflatable with a 1999 8 hp outboard rests on the upper deck with two davits.



  • Twin Ford Lehman, SP275 turbo Diesels, 275 HP each. (about 2000 Hr. each)
    New custom stainless exhaust riser on both engines.
    Halon automatic discharge for fire suppression.
    AC/engine hot water heater.
  • ONAN 8 kw AC generator.
    Remote start.
    Hr. meter ,oil pressure, temperature gages.
    Spare water pump.
    Spare shutdown solenoid.
    Spare fuel pump
  • Dingy with 8HP with spare parts induded.
    Two separate DC powered deck cranes on the sun deck
    Navagation lights
    Anchor and rode
    Depth sounder.
    Sunbrela cover.
  • Electrical/mechanical
    Large battery bank .(3-D8 12v), (4-105, 6V).deep cycle.
    Magnum 2KW true sine wave inverter/charger.
    50A backup charger.
    50 A ac shore power, single phase.
    30A power cord
    Inside hydraulic steering station.
    Stainless wheel helm.
    Engine controls and monitors.
  • Navigation
    Two Standard VHF radios+ loud hailer
    Shakespeare HF antenna with Artificial ground
    Hailing speaker.
    Robertson auto pilot, with 2 station controls.
    Furuno GPS at inside steering station
    Two Richie FB-500 compasses.
    Two station Trim Tabs with indicators
    Raymarine E80 chartplotter, Radar, depth sounder, GPS, AIS for ship ID
  • Interior accommodations.
    Forward berth with fresh water Vac u flush toilet and sink
    Hanging locker.
    Five opening ports.
    Large opening hatch with screens.
    Carpeted over teak parquet floor.
    Anchor locker access.
  • Large galley with dinette style sitting.
    AC/DC 2 door stainless refrigerator/freezer.
    GE Microwave.
    AC 3 burner stove/oven/broiler. Two deep stainless sinks.
    Additional filtered water outlet, soap dispenser.
  • Main salon features a large leather couch.
    Teak parquet varnished floors throughout. Forward and aft bedrooms have
    custom carpet Over parquet
    Two Leather Lazy Boy recliners
    32″ flat screen TV integrated with Raymarine navigation system and engine
    room cameras on heavy duty swivel mount.
    DVD, Audio amp. Sirus/XM radio, Satellite in motion DirectTV receiver
    Air Conditioning/heating.
    Coffee table with storage.
  • Aft cabin with hand carved teak doors.
    King sized berth with walk around access
    Large beveled glass mirrors on 3 walls.
    Two built in night stands with lamps
    LED lighting throughout the boat.
    Large shower and fresh water Vac u flush head, holding tank, macerator pump.
    Make up area built in with mirror.
    21″ flat screen TV and DVD player
    Air Conditioning/heating.
    Three large hanging lockers.
    Opening ports starboard, port, and two to the rear with screens.
    Cove and under bed mood lighting.
  • Entertainment Deck. 
    Four chairs.
    Two teak wing doors with safety glass.
    Teak deck with outdoor carpet over.
    Access to fishing cockpit
    Center table with storage.
    Fully enclosed with removable iso glass and screens.
    Teak rail with sun covers.
    18″ flat screen TV with internal DVD player
  • Cocktail bar.
    Ice maker.
    Liquor /rack/glass storage.
    Storage under
  • Fishing cockpit 
    Sink /w storage under
    Fishing pole storage.
    Teak rail with covers and poll holders.
    Saltwater wash down pump.
    Freshwater shower.
    Access door to the swim platform.
    Bate tank / saltwater electric pump.
    large aft lazarette for storage.
    Control for underwater lights.
  • Hull 
    Modified planning hull design
    All bronze thru hulls.
    Stainless steel life lines with gates port and starboard.
    Custom safty neting around the deck for small children or pets.
    Nilsson V-1000 Windless with 260′ galvanized chain controlled from deck or
    Anchor stainless 451bs
    Danforth 20 anchor and 200′ rode
    Large bollard forward deck.
    All stainless cleats.
    Six large fenders.
    Folding boarding latter.
    Above waterline deck and sink drains.
    Shower holding tank /w electic pump
    Deck washdown system.
    Overboard macerator pump.
    LED under water lights (2-white)
    Swim platform with dingy mooring cleats
  • Safety Equipment 
    Six person life raft with emergency supplies
    Life jackets


Spares fuel filters
Oil filters
Water pump impellers
Led lights
Light bubs navigation
Spring lines
Anchor rode
Cruising guides 
Repair and maintenance manuals 
Air compressor (150PSI) 
Wet suit with hood(l) 
Fins (4) 
Hookah diving rig.(50′ diving hose with regulator) 
Diving masks (4) 
Snorkels (4) 
Diving weights (4) 
Boarding ladder on swim platform 
Boarding ladder for dingy 
Shop vacuum 
Sharp vacuum cleaner. 
HP ENVY 5530 all in one printer 
Windspeed/Temperture Weather station display 
Six large black fenders with deck storage

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