Hooter Patrol III

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Name: Hooter Patrol III
Builder: Cruisers Yachts
Model: Sedan Sport
Length: 50' 0" (15m)
Beam: 15' 6" (4.72m)
Year Built / Refit: 2001
Speed: 27 / 32
Engines: 2 x Caterpillar C-12
Staterooms: 2
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Look no further, this Cruisers 5000 has been well maintained by a knowledgeable and experienced owner and is ready to cruise!

She offers a 3 stateroom/2 head layout, a unique indoor stairway to the bridge and many added options and upgrades. She is powered with reliable twin Caterpillar C-12's @660 hp each. Recent service, LOW hours.

The roomy fly bridge provides a perfect entertainment platform with a large wrap-around settee, wet bar with fridge and icemaker plus stereo and CD player. There is a large aft deck space and an extended swim platform.

The salon features a convertible, crescent-shaped dinette, an L-settee/sleeper and a well-equipped lower helm station. The galley features a coffee maker, dishwasher, microwave / convection oven, and full-size refrigerator / freezer, ample storage and counter space, and an attractive wooden sole. Your perfect weekend get away!








  • New Lotto extra deep settee w/storage below
  • 2 large Ottomans
  • NEW cherry wood sole
  • Sliding glass doors w/blinds
  • Large windows w/blinds
  • Insignia 42" flatscreen TV
  • Direct TV receiver
  • Bose Surround Sound System
  • WiFi Extender System
  • Apple TV
  • Wii game station
  • Vonage phone in all staterooms when connected to internet
  • 20 bottle Wine Cooler

3 comfortable cabins plus extra comfortable settee in salon. Lower helm area turns into a single pull-out berth. Total accommodations for up to 9.


  • Island Queen berth
  • Samsung TV
  • Apple TV
  • LG DVD player
  • SAT Direct TV
  • Hanging locker
  • En suite head w/shower


  • Centerline Queen berth
  • Hanging locker
  • Overhead cabinets
  • Overhead hatch w/screen and blackout cover
  • Visio TV
  • Apple TV
  • SAT Direct TV
  • DVD player
  • En suite head w/shower shared w/guest cabin

Guest Cabin:

  • Twin berths w/filler to convert to queen berth
  • Storage below berths
  • Hanging locker
  • Insignia 32 in TV w/DVD player
  • Apple TV
  • SAT Direct TV


The Cruisers 5000 Sedan Sport with 3 deluxe staterooms, 3 deck levels, a unique indoor stairway to the bridge and the finest appointments afloat, ensures an unparalleled cruising experience.

The interior is complete with full cherry wood cabinetry, earth toned soft goods and Ultraleather upholstery. Her roomy bridge deck was designed to provide serious comfort, featuring a large wrap-around settee, triple wide helm seat, a wet bar w/ice maker and a stereo/Ipod player. The generous aft deck incorporates an extended swim platform with a hydraulic lift for tender or jet ski. The salon boasts a convertible, crescent shaped dinette/sofa, an L-settee/sleeper and a well equipped lower helm station. A well thought out galley features a coffeemaker, dishwasher, microwave/convection oven and full-size refrigerator/freezer, as well as plenty of storage and counter space plus attractive wood flooring. The master stateroom is midship, with VIP forward and the the twin berth midcabin are accompanied by 2 spacious heads w/separate showers along with countless amenities to enhance the live-aboard life.

This 5000 sedan is powered with the desirable C-12 Caterpillar diesels producing 660 hp each. She will cruise at 24 knots@2100 rpms and will top out at 28 knots @2350 rpms. She will get down to trawler economy burning only 2.3 gph at 8-9 knots. The engines have been fully serviced and the boat is ready to cruise.

When this model was introduced in 1999, it was considered to be "ahead of its time" and today it still looks like a very modern and well designed yacht.


The galley is to starboard as you enter the main salon. It is very functional and provides all modern appliances.

  • Double SS sinks
  • Corian countertops
  • 3 burner Cooktop
  • Sharp Microwave/Convection Oven
  • Full size Refrigerator/freezer
  • Cabinet storage space
  • Hardwood sole

Main Deck Helm

  • Centerline helm w/fully adjustable helm chair
  • Stairway to FB
  • Pilothouse door (S)
  • Observation settee (raised) w/drop leaf table
  • New Raymarine electronics 2015
  • Raymarine GS 125
  • Raymarine Autopilot w/remote control
  • 2 x Raymarine monitors
  • Raymarine EV-1 Autopilot
  • Raymarine fish finder
  • Raymarine RMK-9 control
  • Glendinning Electronic engine controls (NEW, 7/2015)
  • Tilt Wheel
  • Caterpillar gauge package
  • Compass
  • Firebox fire extinguishing system
  • Remote control spotlight
  • Chart Holder

Fly Bridge

The fly bridge on this model is a yachtsman's dream come true. It offers great visibility from the centerline helm station and lots of seating while underway or dockside. This area can be accessed from the salon or from the molded stairway in the cockpit. The bridge provides a nice wet bar w/icemaker behind the triple wide helm seat. Aft is an area that can be used for sunbathing or just hanging out. The radar arch compliments the lines of the yacht. To port is a large L-settee that will seat up to 7.

  • Accessible from the salon or cockpit
  • Wet bar w/icemaker behind the new 3 person helm settee
  • Sunpad/lounge aft
  • L-settee (P)
  • New Raymarine Electronics (2/2015)
  • Raymarine GS 95
  • Raymarine GS125
  • Raymarine Autopilot
  • Raymarine I-70 multi display
  • 2 x Raymarine rear view cameras
  • Raymarine color array
  • Sidepower bow thruster
  • Tilt Wheel
  • Compass
  • Glendinning engine control (new, 4/2016)
  • Icom VHF
  • Fusion Stereo

Deck Equipment

The cockpit is roomy and is accessed from dockside via a transom door on the starboard side. Molded-in steps to the gunwale on either side makes access to the side decks and foredeck safe and secure. A molded stairway with a hatch door above is provided for access to the fly bridge. Engine room access is in the aft deck sole and this area also features storage space. The large swim platform is hydraulic and is fitted w/tender chocks. The foredeck is spacious and features a high stainless steel bow railing and windlass with stainless steel anchor roller.

  • Molded stairway w/hatch from aft deck to FB
  • Engine Room access
  • Large hydraulic swim platform w/tender chocks
  • Windlass w/stainless steel anchor roller
  • New teak decking: Upper deck, aft deck and swim platform
  • Camera System

Mechanical and Electrical Equipment

  • Twin Caterpillar C-12's @660 hp each
  • 11.5kW Onan generator
  • Glendinning Cable Master w/ 50 amp shore cord
  • 4 x Reverse cycle Marine Air units
  • Central Vacuum System
  • Sidepower bow thruster
  • Oil Change System
  • Built-in Washer and dryer in guest cabin
  • Watermaker
  • Underwater Lights