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2016 Aquila 44

Pensacola, Florida


Highly Customized Aquila 44

"The Cat's Away" has been outfitted and customized for long term cruising and occasional entertaining.   Extras like a Yacht Controller, Spectra water maker, separate washer and dryer,  massive solar panel array,  12V refrigeration on the flybridge and updated high-end electronics are just a few of the custom features.   

The Aquila 44 is a cruisers dream with plenty of ingenious features that make life aboard sublime.   The three stateroom layout boasts a full beam master stateroom with office and ensuite head forward, and two additional private staterooms, both with dedicated heads.

The massive enclosed flybridge is the hub of the party with outdoor kitchen, a folding dinette, a walkthrough to the bow, a centerline helm station and a wireless Yacht Controller to dock the boat from anywhere on board.   

Highlights Include:
  • Volvo D4- 260HP Diesels with Under 900 hours 
  • Extra 95 Gallon Aux Fuel Tank
  • Fischer Panda 12KW Genset 
  • Lewmar Bow Thruster
  • Yacht Controller -  Wirelessly Controlled Docking
  • 12 Solar Panels Mounted on Hardtop
  • Central Vac System
  • Spectra Watermaker-  17 GPH
  • Raymarine Axiom 12 (NEW 2021)
  • Raymarine Quantum 2 Radar (NEW 2021)
  • AIS and XM Weather 
  • Underwater LED lighting (6) for stern and sides (Blue + White)
  • Full Flybridge Enclosure with EZ2CY clear panels
  • 12V Chest Style Fridge/ Freezer on Flybridge
  • Stacked Washer/ Dryer installed in the starboard aft head
  • Custom Stern Sun Shade
  • Upgraded Glass Entry Door
  • Custom Stern Gates For Port and Starboard 
  • 2017 14' AB RIB with Center Console and 30HP Yamaha (Cushions Reupholstered 2020 W/ Custom Chaps- RIB in Like NEW Condition)
  • Bottom Painted 2020


Sprigg Yacht Consulting LLC is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Edwards Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: The Cat's Away
Make: Aquila
Model: 44
Year: 2016
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: SEYA4412G516
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 44 ft / 13.41 m
Length Overall: 44 ft / 13.41 m
Beam: 21'6 ft / 6.55 m
Max Draft: 3'10 ft / 1.17 m
Bridge Clearance: 18'8 ft / 5.69 m
Dry Weight: 35,053 lb
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: D4-260
  • Drive Type: V
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Type: Inboard


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 395 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 180 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 63 gal


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: V
Boat Class: Power Catamarans, Cruisers

The Galley on the Aquila 44 is one of its most unique and sought after features.   To Port is a large L-shaped work area with sink, smooth top range, and overhead microwave.  The aft window to the cockpit hinges up and a counter extension folds down to allow bar seating utilizing two fixed stools.   Opposing the main galley on the starboard side are two drawer style refrigerator/ Freezers. 
  • Isotherm Drawer Style Refrigerator and Freezer
  • Corian Counters
  • Corian Backsplash Folds Down When Aft Window is Open to Create Bar
  • Stainless Double Sink w/ Corian Covers
  • Smooth Top Double Range 
  • Panasonic Microwave
  • Tilt Out Trash Bin
  • Cabinet and Under Counter Storage 
  • Built in Storage in Floor 

  • 360 Degree Panoramic View 
  • U-Shaped Convertible Dinette to Port
  • Storage to Starboard with Hidden Articulating Flat Screen TV
  • White Ultraleather Upholstery 
  • Entry to Master Suite Forward
  • Access to Batteries and Storage in Hinged Floor 
  • Central Vac System
Full Beam Master Stateroom
  • Centerline King Berth with Storage Beneath
  • Smart TV 
  • Multipurpose Office Area To Starboard 
  • Multiple Hanging Lockers and Drawers 
  • Private Head with Separate Shower Stall to Port
  • Teak Grating in Shower 
  • Electric Head 
  • Two Opening Hatches
  • Two Opening Ports 

Additional Staterooms
  • Mirrored Staterooms Located in Port and Starboard Hulls 
  • Pullman Style Double/ Queen Berths in Each 
  • Large Fixed Windows offer a wonderful view
  • Opening Hatches in Each
  • Electric Toilets in Both Heads
  • Port Head Features a Separate Shower Stall with Teak Grating
  • Starboard Head Features Separate Stacked Ariston Washer and Dryer 
  • Yacht Controller Wireless Vessel Control (Control the vessel wirelessly from anywhere on board)
  • Raymarine Axiom 12" Display at Helm (NEW 2021)
  • Raymarine Color Radar (NEW 2021)
  • Raymarine VHF w/ Additional Mic 
  • Raymarine Video Camera For Stern (Displays on Axiom)
  • Raymarine Hydraulic Autopilot 
  • Raymarine Multi Display
  • XM Satellite Weather 
  • AIS System
  • Fusion Stereo W/ Upgraded Speakers Throughout + Sub + Remote at Helm (NEW 2021)
  • Fusion 1600W Amplifier (NEW 2021)
  • Glomex Wifi Repeatter/ Cell Antenna (NEW 2021)
  • Glomex Television Antenna (NEW 2021)
  • Spotlight W/ Remote 
  • WIFI Security Camera in Cockpit
Cockpit/ Deck
  • 12V Windlass with 300' Chain + Delta Plow Anchor
  • 65lb Danforth Anchor with Rhode
  • Custom Bow Cushion
  • Cover for Forward Windows
  • Cantilevered U shaped Dinette Aft (Reupholstered 2020)
  • Two Stainless Fixed Bar Stools (Reupholstered 2020)
  • Stainless and Sunbrella Sun Canopy for aft Seating Area 
  • Hinged Doors to Swim Platforms  (NEW 2021)
  • Upgraded Hinged Entryway Door (upgrade from original accordion style)
  • Factory Crane Style Dinghy Davits (Upgraded with more reinforced mounting and upgraded electric pully system
  • Full Walk Around Side Decks 
  • Gradual Sloped stairway up to Flybridge

  • Factory Hardtop
  • Outdoor Kitchen with Kenyon Electric Grill and Wet Bar
  • 12V Engel 80QT Refrigerator/ Freezer w/ Cover
  • Central steering station w/ full electronics
  • Bench seating for helm w/ additional beach seating to port and starboard 
  • U-Shaped fixed Dinette
  • Walkthrough Gate leads to molded stairs to foredeck
  • Volvo D2-260 Diesels  (888 hours)
  • Electronic Engine Controls
  • Fischer Panda 12KW Genset w/ 2227 hours 
  • Lewmar Bow Thruster
  • Spectra Watermaker 17 GPH with 24 hours of Runtime
  • (6) AGM 8D House Batteries (NEW 2020)
  • (2) AGM 8D Engine Start Batteries (NEW 2020)
  • (1) Bow Thruster Battery (NEW 2020)
  • (12) Solar Panels Mounted on Hardtop W/ Charge Controller
  • Victron 3000W Inverter/ Battery Charger (NEW 2020) 
  • (2) 50A Shore power Inlets 
  • 12V Windlass
  • 12V LED Underwater Lights.  Two on Each Stern
  • LED Indirect and Direct Lighting Throughout
  • Webasto Chiller Whole Vessel Air Conditioning System 
  • Two Water Heaters
Additional Equipment
  • Axillary Fuel Tank = Extra 95 Gallons
  • 2017 AB Aluminum and Hypalon RIB W/ 30 HP Yamaha engine (Reupholstered in 2021)
  • Towing Bridle for Tender 
  • Central Vac System
  • Washer and Dryer 
  • Under Water Lights 
  • Props rebalanced 2020
  • Spare Engine Parts including belts, impellers, filters and hoses
  • Spare Generator Parts including fuel pump, impellers, capacitors, and filters
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 Units Included
  • 2017 AB 14

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