Bayliner 3870

1985/38 ft/Bellingham, WA

US$ 67,900US

If you're looking for a Bayliner 38, this is one that you want to buy!!!

Meticulously maintained with detailed service records and many upgrades including full canvas enclosures, flybridge cushions, hull extension w/storage, dinghy davit, watermaker, aft deck hardcover, teak & holly wood salon floor, 600W solar panel, hinged radar mast, Force 10 3-Burner range, and Nova Cool Refridgerator/Freezer.

Boating Magazines "An incredible value ... best big boat buy of the year ... Well thought out"

Built on a low deadrise modified-V hull, the key feature of the 3870 is her innovative mid-cabin floorplan with a double berth that extends under the salon sole. A lower helm in the salon, and a large master stateroom forward. There are two heads in this layout, one with a tub/shower stall. On deck, the cockpit is large enough for a couple of deck chairs, and there’s large bench seating on the flybridge.

This Bayliner 38 has twin Chrysler Marine CM655-TI diesel engines for speed, fuel efficiency, and safety. Dual helm stations & Northern Lights 8 kW GenSet.

  • Forward stateroom with double berth, private head, & tub/shower
  • Under berth storage & hanger closets.
  • Mid stateroom, double berth, private head, headboard storage
  • Aft bath is a shared tub/shower between both staterooms
  • Salon settee converts to a king-sized berth
  • Freshwater marine heads with a separate fresh water tank
  • New Force 10 3-Burner LPG Stove 
  • External Propane Locker located on Flybridge
  • New Nova Cool Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Double Stainless Steel Sink
  • Ice Maker located in Salon
  • Fresh Water Maker (New 2018)
  • Hot  Water 120VAC & Engine Heat Exchanger
  • 12VDC & 120VAC Systems
  • 1500W Magna Invertor (New 2018)
  • Northern Lights GenSet 8km (1200hrs)
  • Two 30A Shorepower inlets
  • Solar Panel 
  • 2  x VHF Radion with AIS
  • Depth Sounder
  • Sony CD/AM/FM Stereo
  • Depth Sounder Furnumo FCV-582L
  • Radar JRC
  • Fuel-Efficient Twin Chrysler Marine Diesel CM655 TI (3700 hours)
  • Last Oil Change 3 hrs
  • Northern Lights 8 KW GenSet with (1200 hours)
Deck & Hull


  • Rocna Anchor w/ 210 ft Chain
  • Windass (rebuild 2009)


  • Fully enclosed flybridge & aft cockpit covers


Recent Additions
  • Nova Kool Refridgerator / Freezer (2018
  • Sea Reverse Osmosis Water Maker  (2018)
  • 600 W Solar Panel (2018)
  • Force 10 3 Burner Rage (2017)
  • 8 Golf Cart House Batteries (2018)
  • GenSet Starter Battery (2019)
  • Engine start battery new in 2019
  • High-Quality Flybridge Cushions (2010)

  • Swim Step - Hull extensions with storage locker & ladder (2018)

  • Windlass Rebuild (2009)

  • Oil Change (2021)

  • Bottom Paint (2018)

  • Sunshine Window Coverings

  • 1500 Watt Inverter

  • Stainless Steel Railings

  • Thule Rack for Kayack Storage

  • USGC Approved Lift Vests
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Flares

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.


For more information or to schedule a showing, contact:

Jon Knowles 



  • Boat NameJust Wright
  • BuilderBayliner
  • Model3870
  • Model Year1985
  • DesignerBayliner
  • LOA38.17 ft
  • Beam13.42 ft
  • Dry Weight17,500 lb
  • Engines Total Power400 hp
  • Number of Engines2
  • Engine BrandChrysler
  • Engine ModelCM655 TI
  • Engine TypeInboard
  • Engine Power200|horsepower
  • Engine Fuel Typediesel
  • Cruising Speed11 kn
  • Maximum Speed14 kn
  • Fresh Water Tanks70|gallon
  • Fuel Tanks150|gallon
  • Holding Tanks35|gallon

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