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1980 Bluewater Yacht Cruiser

$77,000 USD

  • $77,000 USD
  • Bob Schwarz
  • Active
  • Used
  • Express Cruisers
  • 1980
  • Bluewater Yacht
  • Cruiser
  • Demopolis, Alabama, US
  • Power
  • 53ft / 16.15 m
  • Crusader
  • Inboard
  • Unleaded
  • Fiberglass
  • 2014-12-11
  • 2016-09-27
  • 1595306

53' Bluewater Yacht Cruiser 1980

Douglas Swayne

Owner motivated to sell!! ALL offers will be considered!


This vessel is typical of the1980 Bluewater Yachts 53ft Cruiser fitted with Crusader  gas marine engines. Recoining from forward the vessel is fitted with av-berth with queen bunk, standup locker and stowage. Aft on the port side is the head fitted with tub/shower, vanity and marine toilet. Aft of the head is the guest stateroom fitted with twin bunks, drawers and a TV. Stepping up is the pilothouse fitted with helm station, 2ea. swivel chairs ,computer, chart table engine and steering controls. Aft of the helm is galley fitted with table w/ 4 chairs, cabinets, sink, stove, microwave oven and refridg/freezer. The salon is fitted with a sofa sleeper, vanity, stand-uplocker and head with vanity and toilet. Decks are carpeted, vinyl overhead liner, teak bulkheads and sliding doors. The engine compartment is clean and open with low hours on the engines and generator. There is a new full EZ Clear enclosure on the flybridge.




The Owner's Stateroom is all the way forward, with queen pedestal bed and ample storage. Large head ensuite. The Guest Stateroom is also forward, just aft the Owner's on the port side. Guest head to starboard. A sofa in the salon converts to a bed for additional sleeping.

  • Marine Air Heat & a/c reverse cycle, 2- 16,000 btu units and one 12, 000k unit
  • Raritan heads

Number of twin berths: 2Number of double berths: 1Number of cabins: 3Number of heads: 2



The galley is open to the main salon, just like all of the newly designed homes, where everyone gathers. Also, full-size refrigerator, 3-burner stove, and microwave.

Deck & Hull


 The upper deck is large, with rails around. The large covered cockpit has a transom door to swim platform. Forward is a Delta anchor and Ideal windlass with remote.




VHF: 1ea. Horizon 78VHF

          1ea. ICom IC-M 56Vhf

RADAR:  1ea. GarminRadar

CHART PLOTTER:    1ea. Garmin GPS Map 5212/ Radar combo

AUTOPILOT:    NoneSighted.

DEPTH  SO UNDER:   1ea. StandardHorizon

COMPASSES:  2ea. 6''Ritchie.

ANTENNAS:   VHF, GPS antennas mounted on Radar arch

NOTE:    Electronics were installed in2009



STEREO  SYSTEM:   1ea. Realistic AM/Fm/Cassett


TV: Westinghouse 32LED in Salon


Salesman Remarks


Douglas Swayne has been a FRESHWATER boat since new! This Bluewater is a very spacious and comfortable yacht.  Here is a very desirable model with Flybridge, Cockpit with transom door and Hardtop.


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.

For Sale By A & M Yacht Sales, Inc - Mobile

5004 Dauphin Island Parkway
Mobile, Alabama, 36605