Ferretti Yachts Custom Line 97

3149500   Tax Paid

29.5 m
Year Launched
Crusing Speed

  • Year: 2008
  • Refit: 2016-2017 & 2020-2021
  • Flag: Isle of Man
  • Class: RINA current
  • Classification: Pleasure Yacht
  • Length: 29.5m
  • Beam: 7.08m
  • Engines: 2 x MAN 2400hp
  • Max. Speed: 26 knots

The Custom Line 97 remains a desirable, high volume 5 cabin motor yacht, built to MCA with 3 crew cabins, hard top, large hull windows and Mitsubishi Anti Roll Gyro stabilisers.

Think BIG is a stunning example which underwent an extensive technical refit in 2016-18 including; service of ARGs, new Simrad navigation equipment, new galley equipment and conversion to LED lighting throughout.

Then in 2020-21 her refit includes an avant guard transformation of the interior decor, with new sound system, televisions and stunning full colour lighting package – all controlled by the latest Crestron system. 

Custom black woodwork, with white door fronts and luxurious grey-silver textured panelling. Sublime custom Corian bathrooms. The carpet is a custom white deep pile with a black border. The saloon and master cabin feature a fibre optic starlight ceiling, with 3 level mood lighting, all of which can all be colour controlled. 

Think BIG is presented in excellent condition and in RINA Class.

Viewing is highly recommended. 


Accommodation for 10 guests in main deck master cabin and 4 cabins on the lower deck.

Comprehensive interior refit with custom cabinetry throughout, new work tops, doors, ceilings, lacquer work, high quality wrapping and carpets.

High gloss black woodwork, white door fronts, white deep pile carpet with black border. The saloon features a fiber optic starlight ceiling with full RGB color options and there is RGB strip lighting on 3 levels, above and below cabinet doors and around the edge of the starlight ceiling.

The new Crestron system controls lights, electric blinds, TVs, sound system and air-conditioning.

The saloon area is relaxed with a large L-shaped, light gray sofa, large pouff and a coffee table which can be positioned to suit requirements.

Going forward on the main deck is the galley to port, then access to lower accommodation, starboard side door to deck, day head and the Owner’s Cabin continuing forward.


  • Condaria tropical specification air conditioning (saloon, cabins & 3 crew)
  • Automatic stainless steel and glass rear doors with central opening (diff. From standard)
  • Electric Roman blinds and curtains to side windows
  • Electric rear curtains
  • Glassware storage cabinet to port
  • Refitted day head finished in white custom Corian

Owner’s  Cabin

Spacious main deck cabin with custom large double bed, dressing table, walk in closet and ample storage / hanging space. Sofa reduced in size and removal of unit under the TV have improved the cabin significantly.

  • Electric Roman style blinds and curtains
  • Walk-in wardrobe
  • Wardrobe (port side) modified with shelves
  • Storage under the bed


Black Onyx marble to flooring, work tops and splash backs. Extra-large walk in shower area to port with double rain head showers, built-in double sink and storage cupboards.

  • Shower in black onyx
  • New bathroom fittings (2017)
  • Custom wrapping
  • Crestron control panel

Lower Deck

Accommodation for up to eight further guests in four cabins, 2 x double and 2 x twin.

  • Decor matching the saloon and main deck
  • Bathrooms refitted and finished in white / gray custom Corian
  • Cover for portholes in bathrooms
  • Manual blinds for 4 guests cabins lower deck

Crew Cabins

  • stainless steel handle for access stairs to crew area


Full customisation of the interior:

(Saloon & dining area, master cabin, guest cabins, stairway and lobby)
Black lacquer to worktops with new white doors to cupboards. Silver grey 3M architectural wrapping to select panelling, charcoal wrapping to window surrounds. Custom white deep pile carpet, with black border in washable polyester. Custom ceiling with charcoal surround and fibre optic starlight RGB centre section (saloon and master cabin). Light grey Roman-style blinds. Freestanding L-shaped sofa and pouffe in grey fabric with coffee table. RGB lighting on three levels throughout the interior, by specialist DMX and Ocean LED.

Crestron system controlling:

Air-conditioning, lighting, blinds and sound system.


New CCTV system

82″ Television to Saloon
New fire alarm system
Custom DuPont grey Onyx & white Corian day head and bathrooms on lower deck
Bimini top electric motors
Side door motors
New mattresses
New anchor
New exterior cushions in light grey Sunbrella weave
Comprehensive RGB lighting package to the exterior by specialist DMX and Ocean LED

Renewal of the RINA certification.

2016 / 2017:


New wood panels on aft bulkhead, all new Simrad Navigation equipment to include all screens and control pads, new Simrad speed and depth equipment and new NAVIOP Screen and CCTV screen. The panels were also replaced with carbon fibre. Lastly, a Fusion Stereo system added.


All new Siemens equipment, all fridges, cooker top, oven, dishwasher. New Corian worktops and glass splashbacks. The sink and taps were replaced as was the galley flooring.

Audio Visual

New Bose Surround sound, Sat decoders, and Apple tv. The AV rack in the Saloon has Apple tv, DVD Blu-ray player, Xbox, Amp unit with multiple available inputs, and a new Sat decoder. The VIP cabins have new HD tv’s, Apple tv and Bose Surround sound, the twin cabins have new tv’s with built-in Sat decoder, and Apple tv.


All the lighting through the boat has been changed to LED, this includes all rope lighting in deck heads and under beds. Exterior lights are stainless steel bezels too. The lighting was all supplied and fitted by Savage Marine Lighting in the UK.


All pumps, and electrical systems refurbished, the engines serviced by MTU every year and Kohler generators by official agents, the generators had new turbos, new exhaust elbows, new injector and pumps. RINA 5 year survey when purchased, surveyed each year to retain her status of “In Class”.

AC Fresh water system had 2 x brand new pumps 220 V, on board water pumps 24 V & 220 V both rebuilt and emergency fire / bilge 24 V & 220 V pumps were both rebuilt.

Think BIG is presented in excellent condition and in RINA Class.




Electro hydraulic power steering, ZF electronic engine controls, hydraulic bow & stern sequential operating thrusters. Emergency steering system in control room.

  • 4 x Mitsubishi Anti-Roll Gyro (zero speed) stabilisers, all with new bearings and seals fitted winter 2018

Lower Helm Position

Good all round visibility, triple glass panels to rear of spacious wheelhouse, large raised ‘L’ shaped seating with foot boards. Chart storage under seating and chart table area with red overhead lighting. Carbon dash panels with black leather finishing to cabinetry.

The wheelhouse now features custom wrapping, black carpet and the addition of a Crestron control screen.

  • 1 x black leather Besenzoni helm seat with electric adjustment
  • ZF electronic engine controls
  • American Bow Thruster bow & stern thruster controls
  • 2 x Simrad M019 – T Plotter / Multi view screens
  • 2 x Simrad keypads & mouse
  • 1 x Simrad MO16 – P screen for CCTV
  • 1 x Simrad 64 nm open scanner radar with dual display function
  • B&G Triton RR20566C multi display – wind / speed / depth / log / course
  • Furla Power Management System display screen
  • Ship’s battery status read outs
  • Water maker controls
  • Simrad AP50 Autopilot
  • Navtex Furuno NX-300
  • Back up Geonav Multy GPS Plotter with Med & Black Sea card
  • 6 x fixed cameras
  • Analogue engine displays
  • 2 x MTU digital engine displays
  • Analogue rudder indicator
  • Traditional steering compass
  • Simrad VHF radio HS90 with DSC (also crew mess and fly)
  • Furuno SSB radio
  • 3 x windscreen wipers with washers
  • Trim tabs with indicators
  • Sanshin Search light HR-55
  • NAVIOP screen (Also crew mess and control room)
  • Intercom and internet connectors

Port Flybridge Helm Position

Elevated seats and foot boards give excellent command position. Perspex windscreen with stainless steel grab rail around the front of the flybridge.

  • Carbon dash panels
  • B&G multi display
  • ZF electronic engine controls
  • American Bow Thruster bow & stern thruster controls
  • Analogue rev counters, engine temperature displays and alarms
  • Simrad Plotter / multi view screen
  • Joystick rudder control
  • Analogue rudder indicator
  • Simrad VHF radio HS90 with DSC
  • Trim tab controls and indicators
  • 2 x MZ Electronic chain counters

Starboard flybridge helm position

  • ZF electronic engine controls
  • American Bow Thruster bow & stern thruster controls

Aft deck helm position

  • ZF electronic engine controls
  • American Bow Thruster bow & stern thruster controls


The Crestron control system is linked all entertainment equipment. Cloud based music and movies working with 4G Router with SIM card.

  • New televisions and sound system upgrade to interior and exterior areas.
  • All new exterior speakers
  • 2 x additional speakers added to the bow area


  • Furla Power Management System shore power / generators
  • 2 x Kohler 63 kW with 6550 hours (08.2019)
  • 63A 40 kW Single line dockside AC shore supply with Glendinning Cablemaster
  • Mastervolt battery chargers for 24 V and 12 V circuits
  • 24 V DC electrical system with full circuit breaker protection
  • 2 x generators batteries (24 V circuit)
  • 4 x domestic batteries (24 v circuit)
  • 4 x engine batteries (24 v circuit) renewed in 2019
  • Remote battery switches controlled from locker to cockpit


Well connected galley in the heart of the vessel, a central stairway leads down to the crew area, rear door into the saloon, side door to port main deck and central door leads to forward main deck corridor.

  • White Corian work tops
  • Gray synthetic wood flooring
  • White glass / white lacquered door fronts
  • White glass splash backs
  • LED over head and under counter lighting
  • Extra large stainless steel sink and second sink
  • Siemens wide ceramic hob with multi zones
  • Bosch extractor fan
  • Siemens wide convection oven grill
  • Bosch microwave
  • Under counter fridge
  • Under counter freezer
  • Siemens American style fridge freezer with ice dispenser
  • Siemens dishwasher
  • Storage lockers and draws
  • Sensor connected to fire detection system, fire blanket and extinguisher, first aid kit
  • CCTV display


Going forward, down from the galley via central stairway leads into the crew mess. This area comprises an ‘L’ shaped sofa around folding table. Coffee / refreshment area next to stainless steel sink with mixer tap. There is a connecting door through starboard guest cabin wardrobe, into lower accommodation area.  

  • 2 x twin bunk cabins sharing a bathroom for crew
  • 1 x double cabin with en-suite bathroom for captain
  • Samsung 8 kg washer
  • Samsung 8 kg heat pump dryer
  • Hotpoint 10 kg washer dryer
  • NAVIOP screen
  • CCTV screen
  • Isotherm fridge
  • Simrad VHF radio HS90 with DSC


Teak decking to the whole boat with the bow area renewed in 2020.

Bow area

Expansive sun pad and storage lockers

  • 2 x Lofrans hydraulic anchor winches with capstans
  • Twin anchors each with 100 m of chain
  • 4 x massive stainless steel cleats
  • Bow storage for small tender / equipment under sunpad with hydraulic hatch
  • Davit crane inside bow locker 250 kg capacity

Aft deck

The vessel’s beam of just over 7 metres gives the aft deck the feel of a larger yacht, with back to back sofa across the cockpit which converts to a sunpad. Large lacquered teak dining table with 5 woven exterior arm chairs, seating up to 10 guests.

  • Upgraded Bitecnomare gangway over standard
  • 2 x Lofrans stainless steel electric warping drums, reversible
  • Dual aft deck gates to transom
  • 4 x massive stainless mooring cleats
  • Locker tops to rope handling area provides additional seating
  • Sink to port, water supply to starboard
  • Walk-in storage locker to port
  • Water tight door to engine room to starboard
  • Drinks fridge in starboard deck cabinet
  • Storage in port deck cabinet
  • Port and starboard side boarding gates in bulwarks


  • Hydraulic opening transom door becomes large swimming platform
  • Tender rack with lift for 4 m tender and jetski storage
  • No tender included
  • Seadoo jetski
  • 2 x SeaBob F5


GRP hard top with large opening section Full teak decking, forward looking, wrap around seating to port and starboard for guests to enjoy cruising. Large dining table located centrally and sunpad aft with sliding back rest to create more space.

  • Bar unit with 2 x fridges, stainless steel BBQ, sink and storage lockers
  • Jetski storage aft
  • Besenzoni crane
  • Stainless steel framed, glass hatch leads to cockpit
  • Removable stainless steel rails to aft of flybridge


  • RGB underwater lighting around the transom
  • RGB strip lighting side deck ceilings
  • RGB strip lighting to side decks at floor level
  • Additional 800 lt. fresh water tank
  • Idromar water maker with management unit in wheelhouse
  • Active carbon filter & UV sterilizer for water maker
  • Dimmer for cockpit lights
  • Dimmer for main deck lights
  • Additional outlet for air compressor
  • Dustbin inside portside cockpit storage
  • Covers for external sofas and sunpads.
  • Covers for flybridge seating
  • Yacht name in back lit stainless steel lettering
  • Additional folding chairs in aluminum and waterproof white fabric
  • Sensor lighting and extractor fans added to all bathrooms


  • New 8 x station HD camera system, remote accessible and recording
  • Life rafts for 10 people – different to standard
  • Life rafts in vertical position on the fly
  • 2 x life rings stored on main deck
  • CO2 automatic fire extinguisher system to engine room and control room
  • Complete hand held extinguishers to all zones
  • Automatic alarmed bilge pumps
  • Notifier fire alarm system, multiple zone smoke and heat sensors

Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars, their correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective purchaser is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part. All dimensions, speeds & range given are approximate and should be treated as a guide only. Engine hours shown are correct at the time of the preparation of the particulars but will vary with usage.