North Point Yacht Sales

2003 Tiara Yachts 50 Open (Rare)

  • 50 ft
  • Express Cruiser
  • Stuart, FL, US

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2003 50' TIARA 5000 OPEN BETTER ADVICE is an extremely rare boat. TIARA only made 6 of this model. The BETTER ADVICE is an incredible sea boat, completely fishing rigged, but also luxurious in all other areas. The 50 OPEN can be handled alone with easy access between the helm and expansive cockpit. No waiting for bridges with the hydraulic outriggers. The 2003 50' TIARA OPEN BETTER ADVICE is a truly extraordinarily well maintained and updated boat.


Adv. co-brokerage 1 is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by HMY Yacht Sales - Soverel Harbour Marina.



Basic Information

Tiara Yachts
50 Open (Rare)
Stuart, FL, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters:
Vessel Name:
Better Advice
Boat Type:
Express Cruiser
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Dimensions & Weight

50 ft - 15.24 meter
50 ft - 15.24 meter
15 ft 7 in - 4.75 meter
Dry Weight:
41000 lbs
Draft - max:
4 ft - 1.22 meter
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Bridge Clearance:


Cruise Speed:
28 MPH
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Fuel Type:
800 (Individual), 1600 (combined)
Max Speed:
36 MPH

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
650 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
200 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Holding Tank:
80 gallons - 1 tank(s)


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  • Panasonic 22" LCD TV
  • Panasonic DVD player
  • Bose Acoustimass Lifestyle 25 Home Theater System w/advanced 2 zone expansion
  • The dinette table lowers and has a berth filler cushion that converts the area into a double bed to sleep an additional two people
  • Lighted three dimensional artwork commissioned exclusively from artist

  • Teak & Holly sole
  • Full size stand up Sub Zero refrigerator with (2) freezers and ice maker
  • Stainless steel undermount sink
  • Corian countertops
  • Waste macerator with Y-valve
  • Microwave/convection oven
  • Icemaker
  • Garbage disposal
  • Abundant drawer storage

Master Stateroom
  • Forward bulkhead headboard
  • Flat screen TV with remote control
  • 12,000 BTU air conditioner with reverse cycle heat, and control pad
  • Cedar lined, hanging lockers, port and starboard 
  • Zone 2 of Bose salon stereo system with speakers and remote
  • Queen size pedestal berth with spring mattress, and drawer storage below, with electric actuator
  • Hull side shelves
  • Safe, anchored to cabinet

Master Head, Ensuite
  • Master stateroom entry
  • A/C Vent
  • Corian counter top & sink w/stowage
  • Medicine cabinet w/lights & mirror
  • Exhaust fan
  • Lower vanity storage
  • Vacuflush toilet
  • Fiberglass shower w/glass door

Guest Stateroom
  • Twin berths, with drawer stowage below
  • Upper cabinet between berths
  • Hanging locker
  • 12,000 BTU A/C with reverse cycle heating and control pad
  • Rod holders
  • Combo washer and dryer

Guest/Day Head
  • Entry from guest stateroom and main salon
  • Corian vanity top & sink w/stowage
  • Fiberglass shower with door
  • Exhaust fan
  • Medicine cabinet above sink
  • Lower vanity storage
  • A/C vent
  • Vacuflush toilet

Deck Equipment/Upper Helm
  • Rod storage
  • Fresh water washdown at anchor
  • Seat covers
  • Transom door
  • New hydraulic swim platform with remote control and separate control for use off the boat ($25,000.00 upgrade)
  • Cockpit stereo system
  • Upper cockpit climate control
  • Raised for better visibility
  • Refrigerator in helm area
  • Drink ice maker
  • Custom plexi glass entry door ($10,0000.00 upgrade)
  • Isinglass
  • Helm A/C
  • Tiara hardtop with full enclosure
  • Antenna mast for hardtop
  • Fold down transom lounge
  • Portside L-Lounge with table
  • Fold down transom lounge
  • Wet bar with sink
  • STIDD fully adjustable power helm seat
  • Companion seat moves fore and aft
  • Remote spotlight
  • Engine room access
  • Fresh and salt water washdown pumps
  • Fusion stereo system with LBL speakers (upper helm)

  • Furuno NavNet 1933 Radar/Plotter w/10" color LCD, 4 KW, 3.5; array, 48 mi
  • Furuno BBW GPS (2)
  • Furuno BBFF1 color depth sounder, 600W/1KW; 50/200 KHZ
  • Furuno RD30 Remote Depth/Data Display with its own transducer and GPS
  • Furuno FAX 30 Weather Fax/NavTex Receiver F/NavNet/PC
  • Icom 502 VHF radio w/DSC
  • Icom HM127 Remote mic installed in inside salon
  • Garmin autopilot
  • Garmin GPS/Chart plotter 7215
  • KVH Trac Vision 4 satellite TV system
  • Digital Antenna DA 4000 3 Watt cellular amplifier with antenna

Lower Cockpit
  • Cockpit engine access
  • Fold down stern seat
  • (5) Rod holders
  • Port and starboard rod holders (4)
  • Bait prep station
  • Tackle storage
  • Salt water washdown
  • Fresh water washdown
  • Rod storage locker
  • Fishbox with macerator
  • Aft transom fold down seat
  • Cushions for engine room, freezer and tackle center
  • Live baitwell, 32 gallons
  • Hyrdraulic Rupp  32' Outriggers ($13,000.00 upgrade)
  • Large cockpit freezer
  • Fusion stereo system with LBL speakers

Additional Features
  • 6 Port holes with blinds
  • Windshield & side windows sun screen (white)
  • Rear aft curtain, 3 sided, to cover lower cockpit
  • Aft cockpit canvas top (removable) w/2 stainless steel poles to shield lower cockpit from sun while at anchor
  • Central vacuum system
  • Forward and cockpit locations for shore power hookup
  • Windlass operated by remote at helm
  • Helm done with Sea Dek-2018

Mechanical Equipment
  • Twin 3406 Caterpillar engines with 2250 hours, full 1000 hour service completed
  • Kohler 15.5 generator with 2902 hours, serviced and with sound shield
  • Oil change system
  • Engine synchronizer

Recent Updates


  • All  engine and generator work preformed by Smith and Wick Marine Diesel
  • Engines serviced-oil and filter change mains and generator (8/2019)
  • New Mach V fresh water pump
  • All batteries replaced
  • New hot water heater
  • New hot water tank
  • A/C's D Scaled 


  • Sea Dek helm area
  • Full 1000 hour service on mains and gen set
  • Hoses, water pumps, wiring and additional upgrades


  • Oil/filter change mains and generator
  • Changed water pump impellers mains and generator
  • Changed all fuel filters
  • D Scaled all air conditioning systems
  • Replaced guest state room DirecTV receiver
  • Installed new CCU and ECU on Garmin autopilot
  • Replaced courtesy lights with LED fixtures (white, blue, red)
  • Rebuilt windlass
  • New icemaker on bridge deck
  • New aft sunshade
  • Upper helm A/C 
  • Reconditioned all windshield wiper arms and new blades
  • Rebuilt keel sump bilge pump
  • Converted 12V fresh water pump to 110V pump
  • Complete rebuild of both Vacuflush toilets
  • Replaced dull finish outrigger upper sections
  • Installed new seawater pump on generator
  • Tuned and balanced propellers
  • New engine room LED lights
  • Added 1 inch plexiglass door at rear of bridge deck
  • New isinglass enclosure
  • Installed new backing plates on all rod holders
  • Resealed windshield glass
  • Removed and re-caulked bottom of windshield fiberglass cap
  • Replaced gasket on center movable section windshield
  • Replaced battery cables as needed
  • Replaced all batteries
  • Complete topside, hull and transom compound & wax


  • Replaced forward and salon condensing units with controls
  • Rebuilt stairs to salon to obtain ergonomic rise and run
  • Complete topside, hull and transom compound and wax
  • Carpet runners for steps to salon
  • Rebuilt trim tabs
  • Added TNT 52" hydraulic swim platform with chalks ($25,000.00 upgrade)
  • Added prop speed to propellers
  • Replaced starboard shaft (die check small crack at keyway)
  • Renewed driftless shaft log starboard shaft
  • Replaced starboard cutlass bearing
  • Added hydraulic riggers ($13,000.00 upgrade)
  • Added center outrigger
  • Replaced KVK TV system with Intellian system
  • Installed new transducer for Furuno RD 33
  • New soft goods, pillows, area rugs
  • Replaced master stateroom DirecTV receiver
  • Repaired tide clock
  • 1000 hour service completed on mains
  • Replaced after coolers with new style coolers
  • Replaced starboard guests stateroom cooling unit
  • D Scaled all air-conditioning systems
  • Replaced center windshield opener motor and mechanism
  • Flush and spin both fuel tanks
  • New Subzero refrigerator
  • Replaced circulating fans in engine room
  • Replaced Furuno display with newer RD 33 model
  • Replaced headliner in the salon
  • Rebuilt air horn
  • Replaced cockpit shower valves and hoses
  • Replaced bow thruster with side power model SE/20-8hp
  • Replaced live well pump
  • Replaced raw water wash down pump
  • Replaced fish box macerator pump
  • Replaced battery and serviced ERIPB


2003 50' TIARA 5000 OPEN BETTER ADVISE is an extremely rare boat. TIARA only made 6 of this model. The BETTER ADVICE is an incredible sea boat, completely fishing rigged, but also luxurious in all other areas. The 50 OPEN can be handled alone with easy access between the helm and expansive cockpit. No waiting for bridges with the hydraulic outriggers. The 2003 50' TIARA OPEN BETTER ADVICE is a truly extraordinarily well maintained and updated boat.

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.

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