Category Archives: Ellis Brokerage News

NEW LISTING: 1989 Ellis 28 Extended Top Cruiser

This has been Maine and New England boat its whole life. It has been well-maintained by all who have had the opportunity to stand at the helm. Designed and built at the end of a decade-long span of Ellis 28s, this boat was built with the experience of 50 prior Ellis 28s assembled by Don Ellis and company at the Southwest Harbor facility. This is hull #51.


1989 Ellis 28 Extended Top Cruiser
LOA 28’ 4”  BEAM 9’ 4”  DRAFT 3′
PRICE: $65,000


2015 Ellis 36 Express Cruiser – SOLD

FEATURES: Yanmar 530 hp engine, 100 total hours on the vessel, seating for numerous guests, Ellis Cantilevered Helm and Nav Seats (for up to four people), Ellis Dining setup with teak fold-out tables (for up to eight people), a large galley in the cabin, generator, air/heat, separate shower in head. Built with the highest level of finish available by Ellis Boat Company. Stored and serviced by Ellis. Ready for 2019 cruising. Ellis Warranty provided.

2015 Ellis 36 Express Cruiser
Length overall 40’ 5” • Length on deck 35’10” • Length waterline 33’ 4”
Maximum beam 13’ 2” • Draft (keel) 3’10” • Displacement 16,000 lbs.
Diesel fuel 2 x 105 gallons • Potable water 2 x 50 gallons • Wastewater 1 x 36 gallons
Cruise up to 22 knots • Max speed 25-26 knots
Location: Ellis Boat Company, SW Harbor, ME.


NEW LISTING: 2018 Ellis 20 For Sale

FOR SALE: This Ellis 20 was only in the water for a few weeks last Fall. The installed Yamaha 90 outboard only has a few hours on it. A new Sunbrella canvas dodger (tan) was recently added. New Garmin plotter. Awlgrip blue hull. Seating for up to eight people. This boat is in pristine condition, ready for summer, and we are offering her at an exceptional price. CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION


NEW LISTING: 1994 Ellis 28 Lobster Yacht For Sale

A sturdy and extremely functional 1994 Ellis 28 Lobsteryacht with a NEW Yanmar 315hp engine (Installed in 2018). OTHER FEATURES: Cabin & Shelter Heat, shore power, enclosed head with shower, galley with refrigerator and stovetop, anchor system with windlass, Garmin electronics…

1994 Ellis 28’ Lobster Yacht “CLARA E”
LOA 28′ 4″ BEAM 9′ 4″ DRAFT 3′
CURRENT LOCATION: Ellis Boat Co., 265 Seawall Road, Southwest Harbor, ME
SOLD – sorry!


NEW 2019 Model Ellis – name & colors chosen

Launching in June, this new model Ellis will so be named:

Salty Furlough”

HULL & SIDE STRIPE: Red Mahogany Awlgrip
BOOT: Light Gray Awlgrip
RAILS: Light Gray PVC with Stainless Half-oval
PORTS: Polished Stainless
CANVAS: Stamoid White
UPHOLSTERY: Sunbrella Storm Gray (exterior) and Burgandy (interior)
INTERIOR: Epifanes varnished teak throughout vessel interior

SALE PRICE: $650,000

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New Listing: Ellis 28 – Club Launch? Family Cruiser? Charter Excursion Vessel?

FOR SALE: A 2010 Ellis 28 “Great Lakes Cruiser”. Great condition – it would make a fantastic yacht club launch, excursion boat, or personal cruiser. The custom extended top allows for sun/rain protection for everyone on board and is also useful for storing the tender and/or life raft. The Ellis 28 has been previously approved by the Coast Guard as a passenger carry vessel for up to 19 people. Additional information and photos here: BOAT DETAILS.

2010 Ellis 28 Extended Top Cruiser
LOA 28’ 4”  BEAM 9’ 4”  DRAFT 3’

Ellis Boat for Sale – 2015 Express Cruiser

Ellis Boat for Sale - 2015 Ellis 36 Express Cruiser

Everything that 40 feet of Ellis Boat should be – classic, sturdy, functional, beautiful, and built with Ellis pride – and currently for sale. This Ellis Boat includes: A generator, heat & air, separate shower, freezer, ice maker, fridge, 3-burner cooktop, oven, teak floors throughout, expansive seating and large-party dining setup with fold-out tables and Ellis Cantilevered Helm & Nav seating, Garmin electronics, shore power, Evolution Driveshaft System, bow thruster, 530 hp Yanmar diesel engine with a skeg-protected 5-blade prop and rudder. Visit Ellis Boat Company in Southwest Harbor to see this amazing vessel in person.


Not ready to buy? Try Chartering an Ellis instead!

The Ellis Charter fleet now includes six high-quality Downeast Yachts built by Ellis Boat Company, including this Flybridge Cruiser. All yachts are maintained at our facility here in Southwest Harbor, Maine. Go out for a day with a hired Captain, bareboat by the week, or lease for the whole season. We are currently scheduling for 2019…