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2018 Hanse 588

San Diego, California


Awarded 2018 SAIL Best Boats


 Forever Fun is a brand new Hanse 588 that the owner has recently taken delivery of and has now had a career shift that doesn't allow for his cruising plans. This provides the opportunity for a brand new 588 at a substantial savings from ordering new. The boat is owned by an LLC, providing possible tax advantages. 

The new Hanse 588 is a masterpiece in innovation from top designers, Judel/Vrolijk. The Hanse 588 features a strong sail plan with high mast and large sail area for better sailing performance, new ‘Silent Master Cabin Concept,’ new hull featuring 6 large windows on each side, and innovative contemporary design.


Forever Fun Exterior features include:

- Sleek hard top bimini with retractable canvas

- Bow thruster

- Electric winches

- Composite steering wheels

- Fwd furling forestay for genoa

- Beautiful teak decking 

- Furling Self-Tacking jib

- Upgraded B&G H5000 Navigation Package

- Hydraulic swim platform and dinghy garage

 The contemporary interior of the Hanse 588 boasts a spectacular layout of hand-crafted furnishings and high quality materials, surrounding you in comfort and beauty. 

Forever Fun Interior features include:

- 4 cabin 2 head layout

- Air conditioning 

- Silent master cabin

- Modern U-shaped galley

- Italian oak cabinets

- Light/Neutral interior palette


Basic Boat Info

Price: $799,000
Boat Name: Forever Fun
Make: Hanse
Model: 588
Year: 2018
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hanse
Designer: Judel/Vrolijk
Construction: Composite


Length: 57 ft
Length Overall: 56'5 ft
Beam: 17 ft
Max Draft: 8'8 ft
Displacement: 43,651 lb
Ballast: 14,330 lb
Cabins Count: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 110hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Folding


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 138 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 214 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Cruisers


Jeff Brown
Jeff Brown Yachts


Jeff Brown Yachts
2614 Shelter Island Drive Suite A
San Diego, California, US, 92106

Additional Information


 Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:


Boat Name

Hanse 588



LOA: 56 ft 5 in

Beam: 17 ft 0 in

Maximum Draft: 9 ft 4 in

Displacement: 43651 lbs

Ballast: 14330 lbs



Fresh Water Tanks: (214 Gallons)

Fuel Tanks: (138 Gallons)




- Performance designed hull, plumb bow and stern for maximum waterline
- 12 hull windows (6 each side)
- GRP hull, isophthalic gelcoat, colour: Signal White (RAL 9003), 1st layer vinyl ester resin with balsa sandwich core.
- Carbon Fiber reinforcement around chain plate area
- Waterline and cove line, gelcoat, colour: Dark Grey (RAL 7043)





Standard Draft 8' 8"

Epoxied and bolted to hull with Stainless steel bolts/ washers/ nuts  - there is also a 1/2" thick aluminum backing plate epoxied to keel sump inside boat to distribute loads




A1: sail locker with extensive storage space
B1: island double berth with head & separate shower stall & large storage space
C2: saloon & galley, full functional L-shaped galley and lounge area on stb. Dining
D1: bunk beds on port with storage and head with sink, toilet and shower stall on
E2: VIP cabin on port incl. double berth, guest cabin on stb incl. 'scissor' type
Salon table electrically lowerable for conversation to double berth with
Silent Master cabin' noise insulation
Worktop in galley, Corian 'Vanilla'

Furniture- Italian Oak Style, Satin varnich
Floorboard - Acacia Style

Deluxe mattresses for all berths
Leather upholstery 'Portofino'




B&G Navigation Package Plus

2 Navpods, one per steering pedestal

B&G H5000 multifunction display in cockpit, incl. transducer (speed, depth & temp)

B&G H5000 multifunction display in cockpit, incl. wind transducer

2 B&G H5000 multifunction displays, one at each helm position

B&G VHF V50 at chart table, incl. wireless remote handset H50 

2 B&G Zeus² 12 chart plotter, one at each helm position

B&G AIS Class B transponder 

B&G Autopilot, 2 H5000 control units & Precision 9 Compass

B&G CPU Hydra computer 

NMEA Engine information interface for chart plotter

VHF preparation with antenna and splitter for FM and AIS

Cruising Package - Teak

Teak on cockpit bottom

Teak on bathing platform

Courtesy lights in cockpit

Helmsman footrests 

4 additional cleats, retractable

Anchor 'Delta' 40kg, with 60m galvanized chain, 10mm

Backstay tensioner, hydraulic

Bow thruster, 24V, retractable incl. battery

Battery set, capacity upgraded to: 1x90Ah + 4x160Ah AGM

Inverter/Charger, 12/2200-100, AC panel 

Instrument panel, AC, upgrade

Wind indicator


8 fenders

4 mooring lines

Second winch handle

HANSE maintenance kit

Second winch handle

HANSE maintenance kit

Comfort Package

Electrical deck wash pump mounted in bow section with outlet on deck

2 vents on coachroof hatches

Courtesy lights in salon

Indirect lights in salon & cabins

LED overhead lights in salon & cabins, dimmable

SLS - 'Scenario light system' touch screen controller & dimmer

Sunbed cushions on coachroof (colour selection) DARK GREY

Cockpit cushions (colour selection) DARK GREY

Blind set with flyscreens for hatches

Venetian blinds for hull windows in salon (B1 also in owner´s cabin)

Entertainment Package salon & cockpit

Fusion MS-AV750, Multimedia radio, CD/DVD player inc. bluetooth

FUSION MS-AB206 subwoofer with integrated amplifier in salon

4 high-end 2-way speaker in salon

2 high-end 2-way speakers in cockpit, watertight

FUSION MS-NRX200i remote control in cockpit

FUSION MS-UNIDOCK Dockingstation - iPod/iPhone, USB, Android

FUSION wireless link to remote control from mobile devices

TV Package (salon)

TV preparation salon

TV flat screen in salon

TV lifting system in salon

AllInOne antenna at mast top (VHF, FM radio, TV- analog and DVBT)




Deck, standard (non slip)

Teak on side decks

Double steering system, GRP wheels, black , Y spoke, 2x1000mm

2 cockpit tables, electrically retractable, convertible in two sunbeds incl. upholstery

2 LEWMAR 65 EST EVO electrical halyard winches 

2 LEWMAR 55 EST EVO electrical secondary winches 

Bathing platform, hydraulic powered incl. remote control

Easy Tender System (windlass & launching system)

2 helmsman seats, covered with teak (stb foldable)

Genoa tracks with pin stop cars





Mast, standard rig

Electric jib furler 

Second forestay with second furler for genoa, electrical

Lazy bag with lazy jacks (colour selection) LIGHT GREY

GRP hardtop for cockpit with canvas sliding roof - outside surface painted (color selection) BLACK

ELVSTRÖM FCL triradial cut performance sails, full batten, main & self tacking jib for XE1000

ELVSTRÖM FCL Genoa 145%, vertical battens 

Dyneema halyards for main & jib

Spreader lights, LED, 6 up and 6 down lights




Engine (Diesel, approx. 107hp), shaft drive, 3 blade folding propeller

Second electronic throttle control at helm position, port




Charger 80A

Generator, 8,0kW/ 10,0kVA incl maintenance kit (incl. upgraded AC panel)

Inverter/Charger, 12/2200-100, AC panel 

Toilet, manual aft

Toilet, ELECTRIC, fwd

Electric toilet with sea water flush - cabin layout B1 or B3 

Shower unit at cockpit / stern, cold & warm water

Air condition 'Tropics', 40.000 BTU, 4 units:2 salon, fwd cabin, aft cabin

Fridge in cockpit locker

Freezer, front opening by Nav table 


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.
Additional Contact Information

Please contact Jeff Brown for further details and to take a closer look at this beautiful Hanse 588.

 Jeff Brown Yachts

2614 Shelter Island Drive, Suite A

San Diego, CA 92106

(619)222-9899 office

(619)709-0697 cell




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