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2003 Albemarle 305 Express Fisherman

Marathon, Florida

This 3050 Albemarle Express is a North Carolina built fishing boat built by serious fisherman for unforgiving rough seas and she rides like nothing else in her class. Albemarle boats have long been known for their superb ride and excellent handling qualities, Compare her dry ride with a Cabo 31 and you will see for yourself. There is no other sportfishing boat in this category that can favorably compare to the durability, strength, reliability and the ride of an Albemarle. Overbuilt for ruggedness, and safety in bad weather, this hull that will let you fish safely on days when other boats are stuck at the dock. She is powered with 3126 Cat diesels with 1250 hours on them and this rigid combination of engines and hull can push through virtually the roughest of days while staying high and dry. The lower helm is centerline and the entire bridge deck can be hydraulically raised for access to the engines room. There is a huge cockpit for fishing and she is equipped with a transom tuna door and two livewells. She comes equipped with new tower release Lee outriggers and hardtop buggy top.

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Basic Boat Info

Price: $64,900
Boat Name: Keys to Paradise
Make: Albemarle
Model: 305 Express Fisherman
Year: 2003
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 30 ft
Length Overall: 32'2 ft
Beam: 11 ft
Max Draft: 2'10 ft
Min Draft: 2'10 ft
Dry Weight: 14,900 lb
Deadrise: 18 °
Electrical Circuit: 110 V
Single Berths: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3126
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 300hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 1250
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3126
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 300hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 1250
Total Engine Power: 600hp
Cruising Speed: 17.38 kn
Propeller RPM: 2150
Maximum Speed: 26.07 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 300 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 35 gal


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Trim Tabs: Yes
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Sports Fishing Boats, Express Cruiser, Saltwater Fishing


Mark Genco
Marathon Boats & Yachts, Inc.


Marathon Boats & Yachts, Inc.
2001 Overseas Highway MM 48
Marathon, Florida, US, 33050
Tel:(305) 289-5991

Manufacturer Provided Description

Inspired by the classic styling lines of the world renowned Carolina-style sportfisherman, the Albemarle 305 Express Fisherman has been designed from the waterline up to be the ultimate in midrange offshore boats. The 305 has the smooth, dry ride that has come to be Albemarle's legacy. A beautifully decorated cabin with accommodations for four, complete with an enclosed head compartment, and fully equipped galley make the 305 an unbeatable package.

Vessel Walkthrough

Starting aft, the cockpit is huge for a boat this size with a tuna door, two live wells, bait rigging station and ice box. The centeline helm has two captains chairs and a salon style settee. Stepping down into the cabin area there is a offset V-Berth forward with over-under bunk berths to port. Starboard is the galley and aft of that is the enclosed head. 

  • Galley, head and cabin lighting
  • Cruiseair reverse cycle AC/heat
  • Forward access to anchor locker
  • Fiberglass convertible dinette
  • Overhead rod storage
  • Small hanging locker
  • Storage compartments beneath berths
  • Teak and Holly cabin sole
  • Teak cabinetry and trim
  • Caterpillar 300hp. 3126 motors
  • Twin Disc MG505A Gears
  • Automatic SeaFire Extinguishing System
  • Freshwater Cooling
  • High Speed Bronze Rudder
  • Hydraulic Engine Controls
  • Hydraulic Hatch Lift
  • Drip-less Shaft Logs
  • Aquamet 1 3/4 Shafts
  • 4 Blade Nibral Props
  • Instrument Panel w/ Alarms
  • Fire & Bilge Water Alarms
  • Engine oil change system
  • Engine room day hatch

  • Engine room blowers

  • Sea water strainers

  • Racor fuel filters

  • Teleflex hydraulic steering


  • Furuno GP1850WD chartplotter/sounder
  • Furuno FCV 582-L Sounder
  • Furuno  Radar
  • Glendinning Synchronizer
  • Simrad/Robertson AP11 autopilot
  • Icom VHF Radio
  • AM/FM Radio
  • Sony Speakers
  • Overhead Electronics Box
  • Ritchie Compass w/Light




  • 30 amp Shorepower Cord and Connections
  • (3) 12 volt Batteries
  • (1) 12 Volt Battery with 1200 Watt Inverter
  • Air Conditioning/Heating with Digital Controls
  • 12 volt DC System
  • 110 volt AC System
  • Sentry Battery Charger
  • Battery Parallel Switch
  • Cruiseair 7K BTU Airconditioner
  • Fore & Aft Attwood Bilge Pumps
  • Shurflow Fresh Water Pump
  • Shurflow Salt Water Washdown
  • Spreader Lites
  • Bennett Trim Tabs
  • Jabsco Electric Head
  • Raritan Hot Water Heater
  • Shurflow Shower Sump Pump
  • Bilge Blower
  • Whirlpool Microwave
  • Norcold AC/DC Refrigerator
  • Fiberglass Sink & Faucet
  • Teak & Holly Sole - Amtico
  • Teak Wood Throughout
Fishing Gear
  • Marlin Tower with New Buggy Top
  • Two tackle centers with sink, drawers and lockers
  • Cockpit bolsters
  • Transom Tuna door
  • Four flush mounted rod holders
  • Six tower leg mounted rod holders
  • Six tower mounted rod holders
  • New Lee’s double spreader outriggers
  • Macerated Fish Box
  • Two Livewellsl
  • Fresh and Raw Water Washdowns
Deck Equipment
  • Molded in Non Skid
  • Bow Pulpit
  • Easy Puller Heavy Duty Anchor Windlass
  • Recessed Stainless Anchor Roller
  • Aluminum Bow Rails (East Coast)
  • 10" Stainless Bow, Spring & Stern Cleats
  • Stainless Stern Hawes Pipes
  • Heavy Duty Aluminum Windshield
  • Anchor w/Chain & Rode
  • Stainless Steel Recessed Rub Rail
  • Freshwater & Saltwater Wash Downs
  • Hydraulic Helm Deck
  • Solid Fiberglass Bottom
  • Forward Facing Companion seat
  • Companionway Door
  • Dive Ladder
  • New Canvas Helm Cover for Tower and Seat
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

CALL: MARK GENCO @ (954) 895-1669


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