2006 Selene 53

2006 Selene 53


Presented By

Infinity Sales



Our Location

San Diego
1450 Harbor Island Dr. Suite 203
San Diego, CA, US


Transferable LLC!

From the Pacific Ocean to around the WORLD, Reef Dancer is ready to Cruise. From her gorgeous Blue Hull to her 16'8" Wide Body Beam and Extensive List of incredible features including "Yacht Controller" this large vessel is easy to maneuver with just a touch of a button (literally). Her maintenance focused current owners have cruised her for the last few years extensively. Please click on the 3-dots to see IMMERSIVE TOUR.

RECENT UPGRADES (Receipts Available)


  • Air Conditioning- Thru hull strainers cleaned
  • Main Engine - Replaced starter battery & alternator
  • Stern Thruster - Replaced controller & contacts
  • Stabilizers - Fin seals replaced - 3-year maintenance item
  • Bottom - New bottom paint including Fins & Rudder. Prop cleaned, "speed prop" applied. 
  • Water Maker - Repaired Spectra high pressure fittings. Cleaned and reinstalled membrane
  • Repairs August 2022 Ensenada
  • Main Engine- Replaced all fuel filters on tank & main engine, Replaced coolant filter & oil filter; changed oil; checked levels of transmission oil and tightened serpentine belt
  • Generator - serviced air filter; Replaced oil filter & fuel filter; changed oil; Checked grounding & battery cables
  • Water Maker-- Fresh water flush
  • Hot Water Tank- Replaced 
  • Hull Maintenance - Stripped, Wet sand, Polish & Buffed then hand waxed. Polished all stainless. Stripped, sanded, 9 coats "Epifanes" Varnish applied to wood.  Back desk coated.
  • ALL Fuel Filters Replaced
  • Main Engine - 4790-hours oil, fan belt and valve cover REPLACED. Valve lash adjusted
  • Genset - New seal, starter & water pump installed; fuel injector pump rebuilt
  • Fuel - Current rate 1.75miles per gallon average. Burn 4.2 gallons per hour at 1300 rpm
  • House batteries - Replaced 8-220amp AGM batteries
  • Stabilizers - Serviced electronic plugs for hydraulic units. 


*more to come soon




Reef Dancer is a 2006, Selene 53. She is a desirable widebody design giving her salon and galley 18 inches of additional width. 

Her current owners have proven her seaworthiness by cruising to Mexico, through the Panama Canal, and around the British Virgin Islands.

Her most noticeable feature is her Flag Blue hull, and abundant teak furnishing. Her teak, and holly cabin’ soles make a great first impression.

She is fully equipped and cruise ready with Side Power bow and stern thrusters, Westmar stabilizers, a 12KW Northern Lights generator, Air Conditioning, Hydronic Heating, SAT TV, Yacht Controller, complete and redundant electronics, and safety equipment.

Repairs March 2021 BVI Tortola

  • Air Conditioning- Thru hull strainers cleaned
  • Main Engine - replaced starter battery; replaced alternator
  • Stern Thruster - replaced controller and contactors
  • Stabilizers - haul out for fin seals replacement -  3 year maintenance item
  • Bottom - New bottom paint from water line to bottom. Bottom in excellent condition. Fins and rudder painted. Prop cleaned and "speed prop" applied. Bottom pressure washed.
  • Water Maker - Repaired Spectra high pressure fittings. Cleaned and reinstalled membrane.
  • Hot Water Tank- Replaced April 2022
  • Repairs August  2022 Ensenada
  • Main Engine- Replaced all fuel filters on tank and main engine, changed coolant filter; changed oil filter; changed oil; checked levels of transmision oil and tightness of serpentine belt.
  • Generator - serviced air filter; changed oil filter; changed fuel filter; changed oil; Checked grounding; checked battery cables.
  • Water Maker-- Fresh water flush
  • Hull Maintenance - Strip wax; Wet sand; Polish; Buffed ; hand waxed. Polisheqd stainles; Strip, sand, apply 9 coats epiphanes on wood;Back desk coated.
  • Reef Dancer Service June 2022 Columbia
  • Fuel Filter Change - Changed all
  • Main Engine - 4790hours oil change; fan belt change; valve lash adjusted; replaced valve cover gasket
  • Genset - New oil seal installed; fuel injector pump rebuilt; new water pump installed; new starter motor installed
  • Fuel - Current rate 1.75miles per gallon average. Burn 4.2 gallons per hour at 1300 rpm
  • House batteries - Replaced 8 220amp AGM batteries
  • Stabilizers - Serviced electronic plugs for hydraulic units. Fin seals needed soon.

Basic Information

Manufacturer: Selene
Model: 53
Year: 2006
Category: Power
Condition: Used
Location: San Diego, CA, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters?: Yes
Vessel Name:
Boat Type: Trawlers
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Hull Type: -
Hull Color: -
HIN: XJE53051F606
Flag of Registry: -

Dimensions and Weight

Length: 53.25 ft
LOA: 53.25 ft
Beam: 16.67 ft
Dry Weight:
Bridge Clearance:


Make: Cummins
Model: QSL9
Engine(s): 1
Hours: 5200
Cruise Speed: 8 kn
Range: 2,876.95 mi
Engine Type: Inboard
Drive Type:
Fuel Type: diesel
Horsepower: 405 hp
Max Speed: 10 kn

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: 650 Gal()
Fresh Water Tank: 400 Gal()
Holding Tank: 100 Gal()


Total Cabins: 2
Berths Count:
Total Sleeps:
Total Heads: 2
Captains Count: No
Crew Cabins: -
Crew Berths: -
Crew Sleeps: -
Crew Heads: -


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.