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1988 Tiara Yachts 3100 Open

$48,000 USD

  • $48,000 USD
  • Captain Dave Greuel
  • Active
  • Used
  • Multi Species Fish Boats
  • 1988
  • Tiara Yachts
  • 3100 Open
  • Dana Point, California, US
  • Power
  • 31ft / 9.45 m
  • Crusader
  • 454
  • Inboard
  • Unleaded
  • Fiberglass
  • 2016-08-30
  • 2016-10-02
  • 2296688



New to market, this Tiara 31 Open is turn key and ready to go. A terrific layout, she is equally well suited for fishing or cruising. Roomy interior with private stateroom, full size dinette, compact galley and will sleep four comfortably.

Large cockpit has room for several anglers without bumping elbows. This boat has a wide walk around for easy access up to the bow and has a custom transom door installed which looks factory. Good engine accessibility powered by an electric engine hatch provide access to the fresh water cooled Crusader 7.4 litre engines which can comfortably cruise you around 22 MPH with and reach a top speed in the low 30's.

Known by many to be one of the best express boats built, this Tiara is down on our docks and available for your viewing.


The galley is located along the portside of the main salon followed by the enclosed head compartment.

  • The forward stateroom features a double berth
  • Overhead hatch
  • Shelf storage and 2 drawers
  • Storage under the berth
  • Hanging locker
  • Vanity compartment with mirror
  • The main salon features a u-shaped convertible dinette to starboard
  • Underberth storage compartments
  • Storage behind backrests
  • Hanging locker
  • 2 overhead hatches
  • Teak/Holly cabin sole flooring
  • Teak companionway steps and stainless steel grabrail

Galley & Head Compartment

  • Norcold AC/DC refrigerator
  • Micowave
  • Deep stainless steel sink
  • 2 dish lockers and 2 utensil drawers
  • Marine Head
  • Vanity compartments, molded oval sink and mirror
  • Molded floor with sump pump

Helm & Electronics

The helm is located to starboard, note the following features.

  • Icom M-127 VHF
  • Ritchie 5" compass
  • Dual engine controls with VDO gauges
  • Furuno 1731 Mark III radar
  • Hydraulic steering with 20" destroyer wheel
  • Two Firebuoy 1301 Halon systems
  • Bennett trimtabs
  • Simrad CP32 GPS chart plotter
  • Deck lights
  • 2500 Watt Inverter


The master circuit breaker switch panel for 12 volts and 110 volts is located in the main salon on the starboard aft bulkhead.

  • True Charge 20 amp battery charger
  • Parallel switch at helm for starting
  • Battery Pararell Switches
  • 6 Marine Batteries (two starting and four - 6 volt for inverter)
  • 110V/12v Systems with breakers

Engine & Mechanical

Twin 454 cid. Crusader inboards with 1222 original hours. Accessed by manual lift center hatch or twin power lift hatches over the main engines for superb engine room access.

  • Borg Warner transmissions with straight drives
  • 1"1/2 SS drive shafts
  • 5 batteries
  • 2 bilge pumps
  • 30 amp 50 ft. shorepower cord
  • Perko raw water strainers
  • Bronze seacocks
  • Closed cooling systems for main engines and generator

Deck & Hull

Constructed with a gelcoat outer layer, anti blister water barrier layer, handlaid fiberglass with AME 4000 epoxy resin and Contourkore end-grain balsa sandwich construction.

  • Fiberglass stringers integrated to hull
  • S.S. rubrail
  • One piece 1" welded S.S. bow rail
  • Molded bow pulpit
  • Recessed trim tabs
  • FBG swim platform and ladder
  • Acrylic companionway hatch and teak door
  • 6 mooring cleats
  • 4 rod holders
  • Double pilot seat with storage under
  • Double back to back passenger seats with storage under
  • Welded aluminum windschield with manually adjusted vent
  • 144 square ft. self-draining cockpit
  • Custom transom door
  • 6 rocket launchers
  • Twin aluminum fuel tanks

Recent Upgrades

  1. All teak refurbished
  2. All new house batteries
  3. All new under stern lighting – Aqua Luma
  4. New flat screen TV
  5. New audio system multi-function, Bluetooth
  6. New satellite antenna for media
  7. New retractable, collapsible, removable bait tank with thru hull pump
  8. New fire extinguishers
  9. Reconfigured canvas
  10. New Bimini Top
  11. New lettering, new paint trim
  12. New raw water pumps
  13. Oil change regularly
  14. Coolant flushed and changed
  15. New anchor
  16. Regularly serviced – topside and bottom cleaning monthly
  17. Bottom painted – winter of 2014
  18. Dock location – excellent fully rebuilt dock slip – Dana Point Island Side, slip H21
  19. Safety Inspected


Mariner’s Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc. 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. All photographs, descriptions and technical data are the sole property of Mariner’s Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc. and may not be copied, reproduced or redistributed in part or in whole by any method without the express written consent of the Mariner’s Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc.

Owner's personal items are NOT included.

For Sale By Mariners Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc.

34551 Casitas Place
Dana Point, California, 92629