Must-See Boats at 2019 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Oct. 30–Nov. 3.

Want to know some of the hottest boats on display at the 2019 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show? Check out this list of hot new boats you can go aboard and see for yourself. It's the 60th Anniversary of the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, and these boats are the stars of the show. Don't miss them.

Also don’t miss our lists of Must-See Marine Accessories and Must-See Marine Electronics.

Jeanneau NC 1095 Fly

Jeanneau NC 1095 Fly
Jeanneau NC 1095 FlyCourtesy Jeanneau

We've run the first iteration of the NC 1095 and found its three stateroom layout to be unique in this size boat. Now comes the NC 1095 Fly, making its world debut at the 2019 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show with even more space. The flying bridge looks expansive and enticing, with convertible seating. See it on H-Dock Red Zone

Scout 235 Dorado

Scout 235 Dorado
Scout 235 DoradoCourtesy Scout

While Scout's massive sport yacht, the 530 LXF makes its FLIBS debut, don't miss other treats from its fleet, such as the 235 Dorado. This boat showcases Scout's NuV3 fuel efficient hull technology, said to afford you tremendous savings throughout your ownership. Loaded with family-friendly fishing features, a full transom Esthec swim platforms with ladder, a port side fold down seat with folding table, cushioned bow seating and a stern seat in the transom among other features. A hardtop is optional. See it at Green Zone C/D Dock 44 - 52, 53A - 53F.

Aviara AV 36

Aviara AV 36
Aviara AV 36Courtesy Aviara

Available in both outboard and sterndrive iterations, this is the luxury builder's follow-up to the elegant and athletic AV32. Here, Aviara's signature modern layout creates more space for shared experiences. Belowdecks, a refined cabin affords a comfortably luxurious retreat. From its unique helm arrangement to its hull design, this boat is a must-see. At Red Zone H Dock 834-840

Sea Ray Sundancer 320 Coupe Outboard

Sea Ray Sundancer 320 Coupe Outboard
Sea Ray Sundancer 320 Coupe OutboardCourtesy Sea Ray Boats

Sea Ray will officially debut the newest addition to the Sundancer family, the Sundancer 320 Coupe Outboard. Adding a sporty, refined element to the Sundancer 320, the Sundancer 320 Coupe Outboard features a sleek hardtop with a full windshield and electrically actuated opening side vent windows. It is also available with a retracting canvas sunroof option. Head over to Bahia Mar Red Zone, Docks G/H, Slips 39–46

Intrepid Powerboats 407 Nomad

Intrepid Powerboats 407 Nomad
Intrepid Powerboats 407 NomadCourtesy Intrepid Powerboats

After successfully introducing the Nomad Series with the 345 and 375 Nomad, Intrepid is taking the center console model farther than ever with the 40-foot 407 Nomad featuring a 700-gallon fuel capacity. Like the smaller Nomad models, the 407 Nomad offers two console configurations – SE offering side entry to the head or FE featuring front entry to the head. Board it at Red Zone G Dock 700-710

Blackfin 332 CC

Blackfin 332 CC
Blackfin 332 CCCourtesy Blackfin

This all new center console features a LOA of 33'2", and offers one of the smoothest rides in it's class. Loaded with standard features and amenities, you'll have everything you need to enjoy your time on the water.A forward facing lounge, lockable rod stowage and up to 850 horses of outboard power. Go to Red Zone H Dock 05-10; Convention Center 2054

Chaparral 21 SSi OB

Chaparral 21 SSi OB
Chaparral 21 SSi OBCourtesy Chaparral

Chaparral is known for building high-end sport boats packed with luxury, but they don't forget boaters seeking smaller, trailerable boats. The 21 SSi OB brings to you the high-quality fit and finish that Chaparral is known for, but it brings it to you in a package that better fits family budgets. Head to the Convention Center 2041

Tiara Sport 38 LX

Tiara Sport 38 LX
Tiara Sport 38 LXTiara

This crossover offers luxury and power and exhilarating performance, in the new Tiara Sport's 38 LX offers transformational seating aft that converts to sun pads both port and starboard. A centerline pass through makes moving throughout easy, from the bow seating through the sleek, modern cockpit, past the exterior galley, to the ample seating aft. A flexible stowage area and head are below. See it at Green Zone C/D Dock 56-60

Beneteau Flyer 32

Beneteau Flyer 32
Beneteau Flyer 32Courtesy Beneteau

Sporty and quick, the Flyer 32 offers a runabout's nimble handling, select cruising amenities and enough outdoor seating to make a large crew comfortable for the day. The helm seats allows four people facing the sea, with two bolster seats beside the console and a double seat on the port side. The cockpit offers increased space and modularity, with foot-rest seats as well as an aft bench that folds back in seconds to form a large sunbathing area overlooking the swim platform. See Beneteau at G-Dock 714-720; G/H Dock 35, 36, 37

Monterey Boats M-65

Monterey Boats M-65
Monterey Boats M-65Courtesy Monterey Boats

Sleek, refined, luxurious, and powerful are just a few words we'd use to describe the M-65. Not to mention versatile. Spacious seating arrangements, special dedicated storage options, and forward-thinking engineering make it easy to spend long days aboard the M-65. Part of a series of boats show at Red Zone H Dock H27-33

Valhalla Boatworks V-33

Valhalla Boatworks V-33
Valhalla Boatworks V-33Courtesy Valhalla

Valhalla is a new line of center console boats from the storied builders at Viking Yacht in New Gretna, New Jersey. The patented Stepped-V Ventilated Tunnel delivers the softest, driest and most efficient ride of any center console in this size range. Wide range of power from either Yamaha or Mercury. Choose from an array of fishing equipment and accessories to set up the V-33 for success in your waters and for your type of fishing. Don't miss it! D-Dock

Regal Boats 38 SAV

Regal Boats 38 SAV
Regal Boats 38 SAVCourtesy Regal Boats

True to its name, the Sports Activity Vessel is a seamless and elegant combination of sporting, day boating and overnighting. This unmatched versatility, blended with added luxury results in an unrivaled, do-it-all, outboard-powered day-yacht perfect for entertaining or catching the night's dinner. The 38 SAV is rightly in a league of its own. Board it at H-Dock 800-814

World Cat 325 CC

World Cat 325 CC
World Cat 325 CCCourtesy World Cat

Even our most deeply embedded sources can't find out much about this new World Cat. We did get this tidbit, along with an accompanying cell phone photo: the 325 CC will be available with a new, "shadow series, " option, which is a two tone gray and black hull, and gray/black hardtop and tubing/windshield frame. For more details, see it for yourself at the Convention Center space 2053

Boston Whaler 405 Conquest

Boston Whaler 405 Conquest
Boston Whaler 405 ConquestCourtesy Boston Whaler

With center consoles and dual consoles getting so much attention, we took notice when Boston Whaler president, Nick Stickler, said Whaler was, "…introduce a new model that heralds the return of adventurous overnighting: the all-new 405 Conquest." Versatility reigns thanks to innovations and amenities that make the boat equally well suited to offshore fishing runs and comfortable multi-day cruises. Belowdecks, the cabin features a private master stateroom and guest quarters. Visit Green Zone, Dock C #300-314; Convention Center 2037

Grady-White Freedom 285

Grady-White Freedom 285
Grady-White Freedom 285Courtesy Grady-White

One of several models being debuted, this dual console lives up to its Freedom moniker, offering a versatile, safe boat for family fun, fishing or whatever waterborne adventures await. With it's 9'6" beam, it offers the space to a big crew and load of gear. Available with twin Yamaha 250- or 300-hp outboards, performance is assured. See it at the Convention Center 2004,2024; 2034B

Cruisers Yachts 38 GLS

Cruisers Yachts 38 GLS
Cruisers Yachts 38 GLSCourtesy Cruisers Yachts

With triple outboard power for performance—plus all the space, draft and easy-maintenance provided by outboard power—the Cruisers Yachts 38 GLS also offers the luxury and amenity of the lauded Cantius line of cruiser models from Cruisers Yachts. See it at Red Zone H-Dock 803-811

Chris-Craft Launch 31 GT

Chris-Craft Launch 31 GT
Chris-Craft Launch 31 GTCourtesy Chris-Craft

This boat features a solid mahogany and stainless-steel accented helm and teak accents throughout. Choose between sterndrive or outboard propulsion. Boarding is easy with a walkthrough transom and side door access. Owners can choose to light up the boat with an integrated full spectrum lighting system that coordinates multiple zones of lighting both in the boat and below the water, controlled via the Garmin Glass Cockpit Display. Can be viewed at C-Dock 315-319

Sea Chaser 35 HFC Bluewater Series

Sea Chaser 35 HFC Bluewater Series
Sea Chaser 35 HFC Bluewater SeriesCourtesy Sea Chaser

The Sea Chaser 35 HFC Bluewater Series offers a new hull design created specifically for big-water. With an open deck, roomy swim platform, easy-access side entry door, large center console with electric flushing head, Corian counter top and sink shower combo, the new Sea Chaser 35 HFC Bluewater Series can handle lofty offshore waters with ease. See it at Red Zone Dock G/H, slips 6 – 10

Four Winns Vista 335 Coupe

Four Winns Vista 335 Coupe
Four Winns Vista 335 CoupeCourtesy Four Winns

Available in sterndrive- and outboard-powered versions, this is certainly a, " must-see," boat. Its asymmetrical walk-around promises easy passage to comfortable sunbathing. Aft bench seating and a nearby gourmet center comfort passengers before bi-folding patio doors greet each guest to the pilothouse. Belowdecks, a generous atrium-style salon proposes deluxe seating. In devotion to family, a full-beam master suite with seascape hull windows and a king-sized mattress is preserved for privacy. See it at the Convention Center Space 2039

Zar Fomenti 95 SL

Zar Fomenti 95 SL
Zar Fomenti 95 SLCourtesy Zar Fomenti

This boat may redefine what you think about a RIB. Its sweeping lines are dramatic and eye-catching and likely add to a seaworthy ride. The forward area is home to a large dinette that can accommodate up to 8 people around a table, which can be transformed into a large comfortable sundeck. Dual seat on front of console converts to chaise lounge. Choose your tube colors and enjoy twin Suzuki outboard performance. Visit it at land display 1007 at Bahia Mar

Scarab 255 Open G

Scarab 255 Open G
Scarab 255 Open GCourtesy Scarab

The transom gate, which folds down opening the entire beam of the boat to water for access, is a truly unique feature. But there are others. This 25-footer offers a console changing room. It carries up to 13 passengers bringing you the versatility you need to carry all your friends and gear. Possibilities are great with the 255 Open G. Go to Bahia Mar Land Display 1037

Invincible Boats 35 Catamaran

Invincible Boats 35 Catamaran
Invincible Boats 35 CatamaranCourtesy Invincible Boats

With the 35 catamaran, Invincible will be offering more power configurations than ever. Twin-outboards have been a major request from customers, so quite a few different twin packages will be offered. Quad-outboard configurations will also be available. Designed by Morrelli and Melvin, the boat should exhibit excellent speed and stability characteristics. Check it out at the Convention Center 2041; 2055

Finseeker 220 CC

Finseeker 220 CC
Finseeker 220 CCCourtesy Finseeker

The Finseeker 220 CC is a brand new fishing boat designed and produced by the folks at Crownline. Fully equipped with dual Garmin 12-inch displays, a Kicker stereo speaker, rod holders, a bait well, and a ton of creature comforts, the Finseeker has the ideal mix of fishability and family comfort. See it at the convention center!

Donzi 22 Classic 50th Anniversary

Donzi 22 Classic 50th Anniversary
Donzi 22 Classic 50th AnniversaryCourtesy Donzi

New dash. New seating. New color combinations. There will only be 15 of these Limited Edition classics built. Special badging. This is an iconic boat from Iconic Marine Group. Do not miss it at Red Zone G/H Dock 15-22A