Soto 78 for sale in Portugal for $5,500,000 (£4,216,660)

24 m
$5,500,000 (£4,216,660)
6.0 m
Draft Max
4.3 m
Engine Make
Draft Min
2.3 m
Engine Model
Lifting Keel
Engine Count
Hull Material
Boat Type
RB Ref
Denison Yacht Sales
Contact Name
Jamie Telcik
Broker Name
Aderbal Coelho Junior
001 954.763.3971
Arrange Viewing
Contact Seller

About this Soto 78

Designed by Soto Acebal Naval Architects of Wally and Solaris fame, this magnificent yacht will fulfill your innermost desires for coastal passages or ocean crossings. Her state of the art equipment, superb engineering and stunning interior are impressive for sure -- but it is her uncommon ease of handling that really sets this yacht apart from any other fast cruiser. Sailors and motor yachtsmen alike can take command with confidence. Impeccably maintained, you will not find another yacht of this caliber anywhere near its price.

  • One level living
  • Over two meter headroom
  • Main systems redundancy
  • Retractable keel
  • Bow and stern thruster
  • Composite carbon fiber hull and superstructure 
Construction Details

S/Y “AMADEUS“ - “One off” design by Javier Soto Acebal.

Constructor: Hull, deck and general mechanical outfit: ML Boat-Works, Indaiatuba, São Paulo, Brazil, constructor of Volvo VOR 70 “Brasil 1”, Carbon composite Sessentão (Nacira 60), Saravah (ML 54), Klimax e Zing III (Langan Design) – Responsible: Mechanical M.Sc. Eng. Marco Landi.

Material: Hull, deck and structure in composite of carbon “Corecell” from Gurit UK.

Structural calculations by the office of SDK Structures of Steve Koopman and Dirk Kramars.

Naval Architecture and Engineering design and management by Naval Architect and Marine Engineer Alejandro Botino, former designer on Javier Soto office and teacher on the Buenos Aires University.

Electric Design and Project by Electra Service of Guarujá, São Paulo Brazil, under the responsibility of Electrical Engineer Roberto Brener.

Design of distribution and hydraulic controls, supply of the lifting keel, power packs, PLCs and hydraulic push bottom controls by Cariboni SRL, of Ronco Briantino, Italy, design and constructor of maxi boats, America Cup’s and Volvo VOR 65.

Interior design and style by Jean Mark Piaton Yacht Design from Paris, designer of CNB and Jeanneau.

Rigging mast calculations and engineering modeling by AES (Applied Engineering Services) of New Zealand

General Project Management by Captain Rubem Santos Filho, M.Sc. in Business and O&M, with more than 40 years experience in marine construction, operation, repairs and refits.

Interior furniture and finishing completely pre-fabricated on muck-ups system in Belloti Laricross and Nomex core material by Besk SRD, Fano, Italy (Wally constructor).

Specification, supply, installation and commissioning of navigation and communication equipment by Pochon SA – La Rochelle, France with 75 year experience and more than 40.000 equipment installed.

Delivered May 2018

Main Particulars
  • LOA:23.87m
  • Beam: 6.02m
  • P: 2.7m
  • Draft (keel up): 2.30m
  • Draft (keel down): 4.30m
  • Air draft: 35.50m
  • Light Displacement: 38.5t
  • Kell Weight: 13.5t
  • Water Capacity: 1200Lts
  • Fuel Capacity: 1730Lts
  • Main engine: Yanmar Model 4LHA –STP – 240 HP
  • Gear Box: ZF63A Ratio 2.68:1
  • Max Speed at engine: 11.5Kts
  • Generators Onan (1 x 21.5 KW and 1 x 13.5 KW) G220V/AC @60Hz
Hydraulic And Electric Controls

Cariboni (Italy) with complete hydraulic electronic controlling system including:

  • Anchor windlass
  • Thrusters
  • Winches
  • Boom vang
  • Hydraulic halyards jackets
  • Furling boom
  • Staysail
  • Genoa and code zero furling
  • Main and genoa Magic Trim
  • Back stay and stern door
Navigation And Comms
  • B&G H 5000 Hydra complete
  • Furuno Radar chart plotter Navnet
  • AIS Vespermarine transponder
  • Spare Autopilot Raymarine
  • Iridium - Motorola 9555
  • Marine laptop & Maxsea Explorer Furuno (WiFi & 4G)
  • Geofencing alarm GPS/SAT AT SAT 12 WiFipro
Principal Suppliers
  • Shaft, propellers and propulsion systems: Bruntons Ltd – England
  • Bow and Stern Thrusters: Lewmar 300 VRTTH 28 CC �� 350 Stroke
  • Freezers and Refrigerators: Custom Frigonautica SRL – Italy
  • Watermaker: Sea Recovery - 285 l/h – AQM902 - fully automatic
  • Accommodations water and blower systems: Gianneschi – Italy
  • Sanitary Systems: Planus Carbon
  • Air conditioning – Chillers VARC 48 Inverter (2 unit x 48.000 BTUs)
  • Interior construction (block system): Besk - Italy (Wally)
  • Mast: Sparcraft - France
  • Hydraulic Furlings: Reckmann furling system – Germany - Genoa
  • Staysail, Code Zero and Furling boom
  • Furling Boom: Romar Marine BV- Nederland
  • Hydraulic Windlass: Lofrans – Italy - WDLVX4 for 10/12 mm with 120 m high tensile chain
  • Deck hardware: Harken, Lewmar and Spinlock
  • Steering Systems: JP-3
  • Sails Set– Olimpic Sails - Italy/Brazil
  • Final painting: Awlgrip


Double Berths2
Twin Berths4
Bridge Clearance32.31 meters
Cabin Headroom2.13 meters
DesignerSoto Acebal
Drive Transmission DescriptionDirect
Dry Weight38500 kilograms
Engine Horse Power240.0
Engine TypeInboard
Fuel Tanks Capacity1730 liters
No of Heads4
Hull TypeMonohull
Max Speed Knots11.5
Water Tanks Capacity1200 liters


Lagoon Seventy 7 for sale in France for €4,100,000 (£3,705,612)

LAGOON Seventy 7 for sale, France

Length: 24 m
Year: 2018
Launched in February 2019, this large multihulls elegant and very spacious is fully proven and ch...
Nautor's Swan 100S for sale in Antigua and Barbuda for $5,900,000 (£4,523,326)

NAUTOR'S SWAN 100S for sale, Antigua and Barbuda

Length: 30 m
Year: 2006
Initially built for the chairman of the board for Nautor, VIRAGO has always enjoyed the very best...
Luxury Mahogany Ketch for sale in Greece for €3,875,000 (£3,502,255)

LUXURY Mahogany Ketch for sale, Greece

Length: 34 m
Year: 2013
Luxury Mahogany Ketch built in Turkey in 2013. Her spacious and minimal interior offers accommoda...
Luxury Mahogany Ketch for sale in Greece for €3,875,000 (£3,502,255)

LUXURY Mahogany Ketch for sale, Greece

Year: 2013
Luxury Mahogany Ketch built in Turkey in 2013. Her spacious and minimal interior offers accommoda...
Luxurious sailing yacht for sale in Greece for €3,900,000 (£3,524,850)

LUXURIOUS sailing yacht for sale, Greece

Length: 36 m
Year: 2011
A stunning performance sailing yacht, spacious decks and contemporary, high volume interior. Acco...
Custom Performance Cruiser for sale in Greece for €4,500,000 (£4,067,135)

CUSTOM Performance Cruiser for sale, Greece

Length: 26 m
Year: 2007
NEW BUILDING "State of the art" performance cruiser, which combines the naval architecture of a h...
Schooner GOLETA CLASICA for sale in Spain for €4,800,000 (£4,338,277)


Length: 25 m
Year: 1881
£4,338,277Tax paid
Factoria Naval de Marin Classic Schooner Replica for sale in Italy for €4,950,000 (£4,473,848)

FACTORIA NAVAL DE MARIN Classic Schooner Replica for sale, Italy

Length: 50 m
Year: 2011
GERMANIA NOVA is a replica of the schooner ‘Germania’ launched in 1908. She was built at Factoria...
Ice Yachts ice cat 72 for sale in Italy for €4,800,000 (£4,338,277)

ICE YACHTS ice cat 72 for sale, Italy

Length: 22 m
Year: 2020
*NEW ICE YACHTS - ICE CAT 72 MODEL*ICECAT seventytwo represents a great step forward in the multi...
Blue Coast Yachts Catamaran for sale in Antigua and Barbuda for $6,250,000 (£4,791,659)

BLUE COAST YACHTS Catamaran for sale, Antigua and Barbuda

Length: 29 m
Year: 2011
After being purchased by her current owner in 2016 CARTOUCHE underwent a $4MM USD refit fromin Pa...
Palmer Johnson Tri-Masted Staysail for sale in United States of America for $4,500,000 (£3,449,994)

PALMER JOHNSON Tri-Masted Staysail for sale, United States of America

Length: 48 m
Year: 1983
          "Arabella" is a one of a kind, iconic 157' tri-masted staysail schooner custom built by...
Perini Navi PERINI 50 for sale in Italy for €4,500,000 (£4,067,135)

PERINI NAVI PERINI 50 for sale, Italy

Length: 50 m
Year: 2000
£4,067,135Tax paid
Electronic tools for navigation: Rudder angle indicator, Radar Antenna, Electronic engine control...