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2003 Sea Ray Sundancer 280

$39,900 USD

  • $39,900 USD
  • Robert Moore
  • Active
  • Used
  • Express Cruisers
  • 2003
  • Sea Ray
  • Sundancer 280
  • Westbrook, Connecticut, US
  • Power
  • 28ft / 8.53 m
  • 9ft 5in / 2.87 m
  • Mercruiser
  • 4.3.l Mpi
  • Inboard/outboard
  • Unleaded
  • Fiberglass
  • 8630
  • 2016-10-12
  • 2016-10-12
  • 2313491

New to the market and priced to sell fast, this 2003 280 SeaRay Sundancer with twin Mercruiser 4.3 L engines and Bravo 1 outdrives is located in Westbrook Connecticut.

The SeaRay 280 Sundancer is a high style express cruiser which combines sleek profile with top shelf amenities and sporty performance. A well appointed interior with cherry cabinetry and posh décor sleeps four adults and two children in complete comfort. The cockpit has a wet bar and built in cooler, portside lounger, and fold down sun pad. The ergonomic helm layout includes a flip up seat, wood grain dash, and a tilt wheel. Note the extended swim platform and the sport arch with overhead lighting.

This is an excellent family cruiser with plenty of room, and still sporty enough to get your blood pumping. Great for cruising the sound, beaching with the kids, or wine and cheese evening cruises.

This boat is in clean condition, less than 500 engine hours, well maintained and turnkey ready to go. Manifolds, Risers, Gimbal Bearings have been replaced recently. A recent survey is available to serious buyers

The on deck upholstery is in excellent condition. The interior upholstery looks unused, cabin spaces are pristine. All the pieces are onboard and everything works.

This boat is priced to sell quick, this is a must see yacht for anyone thinking of a Sundancer in this size range.


Sleeps four adults in one forward double berth and one aft double berth. Dinette converts into one short double berth appropriate for two children.

Forward berth area can be closed off for privacy. Storage is provided in cherry wood cabinetry including two hanging lockers.

Main salon hes an attractive upholstered dinette arrangement to port. The galley with sink, butane cook top, microwave oven, and below counter refrigerator is to starboard forward of the enclosed head with vacuflush toilet, sink, vanity, and shower.

Aft of the dinette is the electrical locker and the entry to the aft double berth.

The interior carpet and upholstery are in excellent condition, there are canvas runners in the traffic areas.


The pilot house has a helm area to starboard with a helm seat which flips up, and a well laid out dash area with all the instruments and gauges easily accessible or viewed, nicely trimmed in a wood grain dash. The helm is able to be tilted for personal comfort.. two single level throttle/gear controls are to starboard. Opposite the helm area is a companion lounger as companion seating.

The cockpit has a port side, aft facing seating opposite the bench seat along the transom. the built in sink and cooler locker. Entry on to the extended swim platform is on the starboard side. 

The entire pilothouse and cockpit can be protected with the soft top and camper back with side curtains and screens. the pilothouse and cockpit carpets are in excellent condition.

The engine spaces are accessed trough the full size cockpit deck hatch which lifts the full width for easy access to all the mechanical systems.

owner;'s notes

Hot water heater and system was new in 2014

On deck carpets were new in 2015

Manifolds and Risers were replaced in 2014

Gimbal bearing replaced in 2014

Electrical / electronics

D C Power:  3 group 24 batteries for starting and house (new 2015)

A C Power:  Single 30 AMP Shore power

Intellipower PD2030 30 amp charger

VHF radio:          Raymarine RAY215

Chartplotter:       Raymarine C series

Radar:                  Raymarine C series

Compas:              Ritchie

Depth Sounder:   Lowrance

Radio/CD              Clarion

TV / DVD                Polaroid


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 Rudders & Moorings Yacht Sales, LLC

83 Windward Lane
Bristol, Rhode Island, 02809