30' Albemarle 305 EXPRESS


Near Perfect Condition Inside and Out – New Generator – Cat Powered

With the 2019 fishing season here, there is no better time for this 1998 Albemarle 305 Express to come to market! She has had the same owner since 1999, and has been maintained with an open check book. This is the cleanest pre-owned Albemarle on the market, no expense has been spared in keeping the boat in pristine mechanical and cosmetic condition. Some standout features include: 60 gallon Offshore bait tank, fish box, fish hold, two side bait tanks, new 5kw Westerbeke generator (83 hours), Simrad NSS Evo 2 electronics, fresh bottom paint, new combing pads, tower with controlsfull canvas covers, sleeping for 3 or 4, plus much more.

Below deck are very nice accommodations that include a full standup head with electric toilet, sink, fridge, flat screen tv, dining table, and two sleeping areas. The port side settee converts to a bunk bed, where the backrest folds up and latches to the ceiling. Air condition and heat will make sleeping down below comfortable in any condition.

With a large cockpit, fully equipped tower and ample seating, this Albemarle is ready to start fishing today. Are you ready for an epic fishing year? Because she is! 

Located in Dana Point, CA. Come see Mi Raquel today.


11 ft
Fuel Tank
1 x 309|gallon
Fresh Water
1 x 35|gallon
1 x 15|gallon
Engine 1
Engine 2


  • 2 helm chairs
  • 2 bench seats with storage below
  • Flip-up storage compartment
  • Flip-up bait prep area with sink
  • Carpeted flooring
  • Ample storage compartments
  • Access to engine room
  • Simrad NSS Evo 2 9" plotter and sounder
  • Simrad auto pilot
  • Dytek water temp gauge
  • Furuno radar
  • Furuno FCU-582 sounder
  • Simrad RS35 vhf
  • Fusion MS-AU650 stereo head with Bose speakers
  • Bennett trim tab controls
  • Fire suppression control
  • Engine gauges
  • Hailer
  • Isinglass very clear
  • Large cockpit with plenty of working space
  • Carpeted deck
  • 60-gallon Offshore bait tank with rod holder
  • 2 side bait tanks, approx. 25 gallons each for squid or mackerel 
  • Swim step with ladder
  • Drained transom fish box
  • Macerated in deck fish box, removable to access pumps and generator
  • Built-in tackle drawers and storage
  • Fresh and saltwater washdown
  • 2 spreader lights
  • 4 gunwale rod holders
  • Gaff storage under gunwales
  • New combing pads
  • Full canvas deck cover
Interior Accommodations
  • Air conditioning and heat
  • Carpeted floor
  • Settee with table 
  • Backrest of settee folds up to form a bunk bed that sleeps two
  • Hanging rod storage and side mounted rod storage
  • Storage under settee and bed
  • Access to anchor chain and rode
  • Adjustable height table
  • Sharp flat screen tv
  • Norcold fridge with freezer tray
  • Stainless sink
  • Goldstar microwave
  • 110v outlets
  • Countertop to prepare food
  • Bow skylight hatch
  • Full stand up head with electric toilet
  • Sink with removable nozzle for showering
  • Rod storage in head
  • Extra drawers in head
  • Access to breaker panel
  • Aluminum tower with full controls, metalwork in good condition
  • Padded bench seat with 5 mounted rocket launchers
  • Fiberglass outriggers
  • Simrad NSS Evo 2 7" plotter and sounder
  • Simrad Autopilot
  • Trim tab controls
  • Engine gauges
  • Dytek water temp
  • Simrad RS35 vhf
  • Canvas top in good condition
  • Canvas covers for seat and control box
  • Twin Caterpillar 3116 325hp diesel engines
  • Serviced religiously every 100 hours
  • ZF transmissions
  • 2015 5kw Westerbeke generator (83 hours)
  • 5 gallon water heater
  • Sea Fire suppression system
  • Sea Star steering
  • Hynautic shifting system
  • Simpson Lawrance windlass with chain and rode
  • Hauled out 11/18 at Basin Marine for bottom paint and to service running gear
Performance Report
  • 1200 RPM 9 knots @ 3.13 mpg
  • 1800 RPM 17 knots @ 2.44 mpg
  • 2000 RPM 22.8 knots @ 2.28 mpg
  • 2200 RPM 26.7 knots @ 2.07 mpg
  • 2800 RPM 33.5 knots @ 1.19 mpg

These figures are approximations.



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.

Sales Agent