Best Condition on Market DEAL!

  • Price$169,000
  • Length55'
  • MakeSea Ray
  • Built1997

Stuart, FL

She's the cleanest and best maintained in her class. This is no surprise as her owner is a pilot so his attention to detail is above board. Recent soft goods have been tastefully chosen by his wife who has an eye for style. They both have enjoyed her for many years and have finally decided to allow her to be sold to her next caretakers of this magnificent yacht. All the photos are recent and taken by the listing broker. The 55 Sea Ray Sedan Bridge is one of the most popular Sea Rays ever produced. Her layout and choice of equipment, make's her one of the top yachts on the water at her size and price. This will be the next55 Sea Ray Sedan Bridge sold, so call the listing agent before she sells.Key FeaturesReliable CaterpillarEngines with low hours15K Generator with low hoursHuge flybridge with recent Garmin ElectronicsPriced to sell quicklySqueaky Clean and ready for your surveyor's inspection


  • NameOcean Tales
  • Current Price$169,000
  • Year1997
  • Length55'
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Draft4.17 ft
  • Fuel Capacity500|gallon
  • Beam15 ft
  • Location (city)Stuart
  • Location (state)FL
  • Location (country)US

Essential Information

  • MLS® #7235314
  • Model550 Sedan Bridge
  • Builder
  • TitleBest Condition on Market DEAL!
  • TypePower
  • Sub-TypeMotor Yachts
  • StatusActive


  • # of Cabins3
  • # of Heads2
  • Dry Weight45,700 lb
  • Deadrise17 °

Engine 1

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeCatapillar
  • Model3176B
  • Hours2
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power550|horsepower
  • Year1997
  • Boat Engine Location CodePort
  • Propeller Type4 Blade, Bronze

Engine 2

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeCaterpillar
  • Model3176
  • Hours200
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power550|horsepower
  • Year1997
  • Boat Engine Location CodeStarboard
  • Propeller Type4 Blade, Bronze

Key Features

Twin 3176B Catapillars with low hours on recent rebuilds done by authorized Cat shop.

Port 2 Hours / Starboard 200 Hours

Sat TV

Ghost alarm system

Garmin GPS

All services up to date

Super clean



Raymarine 218

GPS #1

Garmin 7212

GPS #2

Garmin 5208


Raytheon RayPilot 650


4” Danforth Constellation flush mounted


ACR mounted forward of the bridge


AM/FM/CD MP3 mounted at the helm w/ JL Audio Speakers

Bose mounted in salon


DVD player mounted in salon


40" Samsung in the salon.


GPS, Radar, TV, VHF and KVH TV




Sink: Single composite with built in trash can

Refrigerator: Sub-Zero Draw

Freezer: Sub-Zero Draw

Ice Maker: Raritan mounted in the Galley.

Ice Maker: U-Line mounted on the bridge.

Refrigerator: Nor-cold mounted on the bridge

Stove: Kenyon three burner electric surface unit.

Dishwasher: Vesta model DWV335BBS mounted in salon

Trash Compactor: Broan Company mounted in salon

Microwave: Samsung mounted in the galley cabinets.

Coffee Maker: Black & Decker Space maker.

Blender: Countertop mounted

Washer/Dryer: Splendide - Located in Port stateroom


Generator: Westerbeke 15 KW with 1557 Hours.

The generator is mounted aft in the engine room the unit is equipped with a main disconnect switch, and a start/stop switch, gauges for oil pressure, temperature, volts, and hours on the unit and a start and stop switch on the electrical panel in the salon.

DC System:

The DC system is 12 / 24 volt and the 12 volt consists of two group 27 batteries for, 12-volt house service and generator start. The 24-volt system consists of four 12 volt group 27 batteries for main engines start and 24-volt house service. The vessel is also equipped with two 8D batteries for the bow thruster. The DC system is protected by individual system breakers on the panel in the salon. The system is charged by engine driven alternators or by a ProNautic 2425, ProNautic 2430P, and a ProMariner ProSport marine chargers when connected to shore power. The system is in compliance with ABYC standards.

AC System:

The AC system is 120 or 220 volts and is supplied by one 50 amp shore power cable mounted on a Cablemaster reel or a 50 amp 125-volt shore power cable mounted on a Cablemaster reel with connections on the port side in the cockpit. The system is equipped with volt and amp meters and reversed polarity indicators, and is protected by individual breakers on the panel in the salon. GFIC outlets are present in areas that are susceptible to becoming wet.

Glendening Electrical Power Cord reelin Cockpit.


Ground Tackle:

The anchor is a 45lb Danforth mounted in a stainless steel anchor roller attached to approximately 150’ of chain. The vessel is equipped with a Lofrans Progress.1 with controls on the foredeck and at the helm.


Bar & Storage




Extra Bench Seating behind the helm

2 Pilots chars

Wrap around forward seating

Recent Eisenglass Full Enclosure

Helm Cover


Marquip 800 Davit


Centerline Transom Door

Port and Starboard seating

Swim platform

Boarding Ladder

Equipment room Hatch

Deck storage locker

Stairwell Storage Locker

Extended Bimini Top

(2) 50 amp Shore power Connectors

Manufacturer Provided Description

The Sea Ray 550 Sedan Bridge combines the performance and advanced styling of a Sedan Bridge with the spacious and elegant liveaboard accommodations of a 55-foot luxury yacht. The 22-foot flybridge offers seating for eight. The large bridge features an advanced bridge control station, snap-in carpet, an adjustable captain's chair, and two companion helm seats. Additional seating is found on the bridge bench seat, near the bridge entertainment center, which is complete with an ice maker and stereo. For navigating in inclement weather, a standard lower helm station is found in the salon. From the flybridge, the fiberglass companionway provides wide, non-skid textured steps to the cockpit area. Through-bolted stainless steel grab rails ensure an extra measure of safety. In the cockpit, guests can relax in upholstered aft corner banquettes, separated by a center transom door that leads out to the swim platform. From the cockpit, a large glass sliding door leads to the cabin featuring 66-ounce Masland carpeting. To port is the entertainment center and a comfortable easy chair. To starboard, a 10-foot wraparound sofa provides seating for several passengers. The sofa will also serve as comfortable sleeping accommodations for two adults. The galley comes complete with a three-burner cooktop, microwave - convection oven, refrigerator - freezer, and lots of counter space. To port, meals are served amid a spectacular view. Forward and down three carpeted steps, lie the staterooms. The spacious master suite includes a full-size island bed with custom coordinated linens, and plentiful storage underneath. Multiple storage lockers and shelves, a large mirrored vanity with storage drawers, and a private head with vanity and shower complete the stateroom. Directly above the bed, a screened translucent deck hatch provides natural light and fresh air, as desired. To port, the crew quarters provide comfortable sleeping for two. The berth also includes a washer - dryer, convenient to both upper and lower decks, as is the central vacuum system. The guest head is also portside, and includes a vanity and shower. In the starboard stateroom, guests enjoy a full-size berth with storage lockers underneath and overhead, a convenient vanity and cedar-lined hanging locker.


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. Hours listed may vary from actual hours due to recent use. Purchaser is encouraged to verify hours prior to purchase. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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