Yacht Brokers, LLC of Daytona
645 S. Beach St.
Daytona Beach, Florida, US, 32114
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2000 Selene Solo 43

location icon Palm Coast, Florida
Year 2000
Length 43 ft

                                Selene Solo 43/45 Long-Range Trawler


Originally marketed as the Solo 43 in 1998-2000, The Selene 43 (called Selene 45 since 2010) is a long range trawler with a traditional pilothouse with an extremely comfortable interior & pilothouse..

This is indeed a wonderful "Great Loop Boat", sporting a highly desirable raised pilothouse and Portuguese bridge , hinged mast, 2 stateroom, 2 head layout with  a very comfortable interior, super  storage throughout, with  many added amenities.

                               Cummins engine under 3500 hours.

New davits (new electric winch) fuel polishing system, inverter, Intellian sat TV, new chart plotter.....

The engine access is  superb,  well organized!

Current owner has purchased a  70 foot vessel, April 2020,

and Tortuga III  is now berthed in Palm Coast and available for purchase.





Year Built 2000
Category Power
Length Overall 48'5 ft
Beam 15'8 ft
Max Draft 5'2 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID xig43006a0000
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 180 hp
Cruising Speed 7.5 kn
Maximum Speed 9 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 980 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 260 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 45 gal
Dry Weight 58,000 lb
Ballast 3,000 lb
Bridge Clearance 14'6 ft

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Cummins
Model: 6BT 5.9-M
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 180hp
Type: Inboard
Year: 2000
Engine Hours: 3500

The salon entrance from the covered aft deck, is a settee with table to port, stairs to the guest staterooms below, and engine room port forward.

The galley is forward, stairs to to the raised pilothouse is starboard forward.

The salon also offers a unique center galley plan, with passage on both ends, either up the pilot house or down to the forward living quarters.

Another innovative design part of the guest cabin bulkhead folds away to create a large common area from the master stateroom.

The Selene's salon, is furnished with an L-shaped lounge aft .

A watch berth and inside access to the flybridge are found in the pilothouse, and the entire interior is highlighted by solid teak joinery, and a teak and holly sole.

Step up to the pilothouse and you will have split doors to each side deck and internal stairs to the flybridge.

Step down into the guest cabin, you will have the engine room access aft.

Guest stateroom to port , guest head to starboard, and master suite with head forward.

Additional features include a washer/dryer, two chain lockers at the bow, hinged swim platform, and a huge "commissary" storage area between the engine room and lazzarette.



Accommodations & Headroom
  • Wonderful head room 6'6" aft deck & salon
  • Headroom in the master cabin 6'9" 6'2" master tub/shower
  • Headroom 6'6"guest stateroom/ 6'2" guest shower/6'7" pilothouse
  • The master stateroom berth is 7'4" long/guest berths 6'8" long
  • Berths  new mattresses / seating are  extra thick /tall for added comfort
  • Salon Settee recently recovered with new cushions hi/lo table
  • New curtains, opening windows and screens on each side, aft window and opening split door to aft.
Master Suite
  • Master Cabin is forward with island queen berth and new foam mattress
  • 4 ports w/curtains/ reading lights
  • Reading lights and overhead hatch with screen
  • Abundant storage,drawers, fans,and cedar  lockers w/lights
  • Ensuite head with bidet, tub and shower
Guest stateroom
  • Port side guest cabin with over/under berths
  • Cedar lined locker
  • 2 port lights /curtains
  • Abundant storage and night stand
  • Head is starboard side w/enclosed shower
Galley, Gear and Accessories
  • Vitrifrigo refrigerator/freezer located in the pilothouse
  • Double SS sinks
  • Galley Maid 3 burner gas top and oven
  • Grumert cold plate freezer
  • Microwave
  • Norcold 12/24 vdc/120 vac refrigerator/freezer
  • Abundant storage,drawers and cabinets
  • Spendide 7100xc washer/dryer (2018)
  • New ice maker 2020
2020 Electronics , upgrades , mischellaneous work 2020 from current invoices
  • GPSMAP 8616 xsv ($5760) 9/28/2020
  • GPSMAP  8610 10" MFD ($2401) 9/28/2020
  • Wireless remote
  • GC 100 Wireless Camera 2 ($586)
  • Garmin GPS19X N2K
  • B45 200/50 kHz DT w/HS Fairing block & M/M cable for GSD24 8 pin
  • 8940G dual thruster control
  • Layout, design, new panels for battery monitor,panel,Ethernet wire, fuse holder installation $1780
  • Installation of flybrideg MFD, rewiring,new panels  , kit connections, high water alarm, added outlets etc.$2405)
  • Install Freezer, TV antennae ,breakers,outlets,raritan panel,electrosan control installation & Davit electrical installation $2160
  • Cameras  installation, wiring, outlets, bonding etc. ($1680)
  • Reinstall  New flybridge control cables to pilot house $548
  • New thruster controls installed upper helm
  • 3 GFI replaced remove & install new single battery 3 pole breakers for genset AC power
  • Zinc hull plates 12/02/2020/rudder/
  • Trinidad 75 blue  5 qts. (bottom work $6019) 12/02/2020
  • Various fire extinguishers replaced  11/04/2020
  • Replace heads and pumps $1270 misch bilge pumps and hoses  $2229
  • Remove old heads, bilge pump hoses , add Y valve under vanity install new heads $1805
  • New LED lights throughout 2020
Generator & Electrical
  • Westerbeke genset  12.5 BTDA 12.5 kw w/ 1600 hours
  • 4X 8D AGM house batteries
  • Alternator
  • Galvanic isolator
  • Batter Charger 1 8D AGM main engine start battery
  • 2X 4D AGM bowthruster Batteries (2018)
  • 1x Group 31 genset start battery (2016)
  • 12vdc outlet flybridge
Engine & Marine Systems
  • Cummins 6BTA5.9-M 180 hp SN: 45873748 under 3500 hrs.
  • Twin disc gear box MG5050
  • Sidepower bowthruster
  • Yacht Thruster stern thruster
  • Naiad 174-1 stabilizer system w/Multi Sea control panel
  • HY Hydraulic steering
  • Reverso oil change system
  • Dripless shaft seal
  • Racor filters w/vacuum gauge for main engine 900FG
  • Racor fuel polishing filter 900 FH
  • Reverse Marine Air  (3 x 16000BTU)
  • Fresh water manifold
  • Village Marine Tec 450gpd watermaker ( not known if operable-as is where is)
  • New Electric heads ( master head w/tub &  bidet )
  • 12 G water heater
  • Tankwatch III holding tank monitor
  • 2020 engine & genset sea strainer replaced
  • Replace fwd bilge pump house , misch hoses,clamps,cutlasses to bilge $2850
  • Fuel Tanks -  steel
Mischellaneous Gear
  • Propane control in galley
  • Epirb ACR
  • Hinged mast and boom
  • Washdown on deck
  • SS Rails forward and teak cap rails
  • SS anchor rollers
  • Rochna 88LB anchor w/ 275 3/8 chain
  • Muir dual gypsy anchor windlass w/foot controls (remote controls upper/lower helm stations)
  • New 2020 Electric control dinghy davits on aft deck
  • Water maker installed, not known if pickled or operable as current owner has never used it.(sold as is, where is)
Upgrades & repairs 2016/2017 by prior owner
  • Replaced hydraulic cylinder, solenoid valve, hose and seal  $7854
  • All bilge pumps replaced
  • All new batteries 
  • Flybridge windshield replaced
  • Replaced bimini top 
  • Replace oil rear seal valve cover gaskets
  • Replaced alternator /Balmar regulator $1845
  • Replaced transmission coupling $3727
  • Holding tank monitor and several hoses replaced
  • Water pumpe replaced
  • Replace membrane and repair watermaker  (unnown if currently operable, sold as is where is)
  • Replaced Splendide washer/dryer
  • Intellian i3 satelite system $3233
  • Stern thrusters installed $17335
Brokers Notes

This Selene 43/45  is a rugged , well designed trawler geared to be a long range cruiser with economy and comfort at its best for a 43 foot yacht. 

The Selene Pilothouse is known for its quality and innovative design.


Why is Tortuga III for sale?

They  fell in love with the cruising life style .......

and  purchased a much larger vessel to accommodate his newly expanded family and crew.

 Don't miss out on a wonderful vessel, as the Selene 43/45 is a rare find.


 Please note, most upgrades/repairs  noted were taken from owners collection of invoices of work performed. 


Personal belongings,  do not convey. 

There is no dinghy.






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

Please call Meg, listing broker at Yacht Brokers llc

Palm Coast Office: 386-447-1977

Email: ybipc@bellsouth.net