• 65'
  • 2002
  • Gulfport, Florida, United States
  • $999,999


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Have you ever dreamed of cruising the beautiful blue waters of the Bahamas and Caribbean enjoying unforgettable sunrises and sunsets sandwiched in between days of fun and fishing?  SUNSET KELLY is your perfect home away from home, appointed perfectly to create a life time of memories with family and friends.

SUNSET KELLY is easy to handle for a couple who is ready to cruise away.  She is equipped with crew quarters for two which makes for a fun space for grandchildren or comfortable accommodations for crew.  SUNSET KELLY comes with a full complement of spare parts -- no destination is too remote.  Luxurious live aboard comfort with a full king master that includes a his and hers heads complete with a rare bathtub for relaxing after a long day of exploring on white sandy beaches. 

This Marlow comes with an offer from her Captain that cannot be matched.  SUNSET KELLY’s Captain has made herself available for vessel orientation and owner training.  Her Captain has worked tirelessly to ensure SUNSET KELLY is in turn-key condition for her next owners.  She has been continuously and impeccable maintained.  She turns heads wherever she goes…

Marlow Explorer Yachts are limited production yachts built under constant supervision and stringent quality control procedures. The Marlow Explorer 65 is designed and built to cross the oceans of the world in comfort and safety while the proprietary Strut Keel technology allows inland and island cruising with fully protected running gears.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Builder: MARLOW
  • Category: Motor Yacht
  • Model: Explorer
  • Model Year: 2002
  • YearBuilt: 2001
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: 1120724
  • Coast Guard #: Tierra Verde
  • Vessel Top: Hardtop
  • Fly Bridge: Yes
  • Cockpit: Yes
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 3/6 - Crew R/B/S: 1/2/2
  • LOA: 65' 0" (19.81m)
  • LWL: 60' 2" (18.34m)
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 18' 4" (5.59m)
  • Min Draft: --
  • Max Draft: 4' 6" (1.37m)
  • Clearance: 23' 0" (7.01m)
  • MFG Length: --
  • Cruise Speed: 18 Knots
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: --
  • Max Speed: 22 Knots
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 77,000 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 450 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 170 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 1,600 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 3
  • Heads: 3
  • Sleeps: 6
  • State Rooms: 3
  • Crew Berths: 2
  • Crew Sleeps: 2
  • Crew Heads: 1
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: TW-XXE65102H102
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Deck Material: Fiberglass
  • Hull Configuration: Semi-Displacement
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: Marlow
  • Hull Color: N/A
  • Hull Finish: Awlcraft 2000
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3406e
  • Engine Count: Twin
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


Sunset Kelly is a comfortable live aboard yacht with all of the amenities of home...

Master Stateroom

SUNSET KELLY's Master Stateroom runs full width, making it very roomy. Her carpentry in the master suite is Burmese teak. She carries an island king berth with four drawers under the berth in addition to two dressers and three full-size closets. There are portlights with screens, night lighting around the berth as well as behind valances. Lighting fixtures are 24V Italian and Danish, giving the stateroom a very comfortable atmosphere. On the aft side of the stateroom, down two steps, is the laundry area with washer and dryer behind louvered wood doors and several drawers for storage.

  • King berth with (4) drawers and large storage area under berth
  • Ensuite head with stall shower
  • SONY Stereo system with CD
  • 2 Speakers
  • 3 full height cedar lined closets with automatic lighting
  • Built in 25" Samsung TV
  • 2 Dressers (3 drawers each)
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Full length hanging mirror (2)
  • Concealed ships safe
  • Asko washer and dryer
  • Desk area with bookshelves, reading lights and 110V outlet and phone jack
  • Samsung Bluray Disc DVR
  • MarineAir A/C Control and air handler
  • Portlights w/ screens (3)

Master Head

The ensuite head is spacious with vanity with white granite counters and several drawers and lockers with shelves for storage of toiletries, linens, etc. The enclosed tub/shower allows the flexibility to pamper yourself. There is a shower room with teak grate, mirror, ceramic sink with white corian counters and Grohe faucet and additional storage.

  • Vacuflush head
  • Tub
  • Opening Portlights w/ screens
  • Mirrored ceiling
  • Storage cabinets and drawers
  • Exhaust fans
  • Teak and Holly sole
  • Ceramic sink with white corian counters and Grohe faucets
  • Full length mirror

VIP Stateroom

The VIP stateroom is very spacious and bright with teak carpentry and ensuite head with stall shower. A queen island berth has two large Manship hatches and under berth storage in addition to two cedar lined hanging lockers. There is a TV, DVR, telephone jack, intercom telephone and above berth reading lights.

There is a full head with separate stall shower accessible from the stateroom or the companionway to allow use as a day head. Outboard of the shower is a large linen locker. Both the head and the shower have exhaust fans vented outside the vessel.

  • Island queen berth with under berth drawers (6)
  • Built in 23" Samsung TV
  • Direct TV HD receiver
  • Samsung Bluray Disc DVR
  • Mingood intercom telephone
  • Cedar lined hanging lockers w/automatic lighting
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Access to anchor locker
  • MarineAir A/C Control and air handler

VIP Head

The VIP head is a comfortable size and has a large dedicated shower with a teak grate. The head can be accessed from VIP cabin or the companionway to act as a day head.

  • Vacuflush head with separate stall shower
  • Opening Portlight w/ screen
  • Mirrored ceiling
  • Storage cabinets and drawers 
  • Exhaust fan
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Speakers (2)


The portside guest stateroom has over/under berths and cedar lined hanging lockers. The guest stateroom has a private head with shower and vanity. There is another cedar lined hanging locker to starboard just inside the door to the companionway.

  • (2) Cedar lined hanging lockers, one tall, one short
  • Under berth storage/drawers (4)
  • Mingood intercom telephone
  • Small desk and drawer 
  • All teak interior
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Speakers (2)

Mid-Cabin Head

The Guest head / shower combination with a teak grate. The head can be accessed from the VIP cabin or the companionway to act as a day head.

  • Vacuflush head
  • Opening Portlight w/ screen
  • Mirrored ceiling
  • Storage cabinet and drawers
  • Exhaust fan
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Ceramic sink with white corian counters and Grohe faucet
  • Mirror


The salon is elegantly and tastefully decorated with teak paneling and cabinetry. In addition to the 24V Italian and Danish lighting and behind solid hardwood valance lighting, there are well placed tables for lamps, giving the salon and dining area a distinct ambiance. The tinted windows are covered with beautiful teak wood shades. This is a very warm and inviting area. The starboard side of the salon has elegant, supple Ultraleather built in U-settee providing seating for several guests and a teak table. There is room for two large, comfortable chairs to port on either side of the teak custom-built storage cabinet. The entertainment center has a TV on a beautiful teak cabinet and entertainment center, and a Samsung Bluray Disc DVD player. The salon bar has a teak top and contains a Subzero wine cooler, U-Line ice maker and liquor locker. 

Forward of the settee is a dining table with four teak custom chairs, built in cabinets (2) with many drawers (4) and shelves.

  • Overhead centerline teak hand rail
  • Storage cabinets and drawers
  • Brother MFC 490CW printer
  • Focal Dome Compact surround speakers (4)
  • Netgear wireless router
  • KVH HD7 Tracvision
  • Teak and Holly sole
  • Yamaha HTR 6160 AV Digital Receiver
  • Direct TV HD Receiver
  • Yamaha iPod Dock
  • 44" Samsung TV
  • Custom screens for salon entry door (also in wheelhouse)
  • Manufacturers owner's manuals


Up three steps from the salon to the galley is the pilothouse. The galley is very well equipped with top of the line appliances and plenty of storage for provisions and cookwares. It is U-shaped with beautiful corian countertop throughout creating a lovely setting for entertaining guests in the pilothouse.

  • Dacor cooktop smooth with searails/potholders
  • Grohe faucet
  • Seagull IV Purifier w/ faucet
  • Bread crisper box
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Subzero refrigerator/freezer (two drawers each)
  • Fisher & Paykel two-drawer dishwasher
  • MarineAir A/C control and air handler
  • Kitchen Aid 24" oven centered below cooktop
  • Sharp Microwave Carousel convection oven
  • Two sets of custom built galley drawers
  • Broan trash compactor
  • Franke double sink with decorative cutting board cover
  • Exhaust blower
  • Overhead dish lockers outboard
  • 50 of the 450 gallons of fresh water designated for drinking 


The wheelhouse is another very comfortable area, complete with Stidd helm chair for the captain next to a gorgeous teak dinette with Ultraleather seating for guests. The overhead panel has electronics, breakers, NAIAD stabilizer controls, inverter/charger controls, tank tender and the vessel control center.

  • Raymarine ST60 wind system
  • SIMRAD AP20 autopilot system
  • Garmin GPSMap 5215 color chart plotter
  • Standard Horizon VHF and hailer
  • Multisea 2000 Naiad stabilizers control
  • Furuno FCU-582L color depth finder
  • Furuno RD-30 Multifunction Display
  • Sidepower Bow thruster controls
  • Kobelt engine/gear controls
  • Bennett trim tab controls
  • Kahlenberg air horns switch
  • Chart drawer
  • ACR remote spotlight
  • Tankwatch 4 Level Monitors (2)
  • Fireboy engine shutdown/override
  • Alpine Stereo w/ iPod dock
  • Samsung Laptop w/ Dell Monitor
  • WxWorks, XM Radio, Nobeltec
  • Mingood intercom telephone
  • Wifi Booster
  • Mastervolt inverter/charger control
  • 28" Handcrafted cherry helm wheel
  • Speakers (2)
  • Ritchie compass
  • Custom screens for pilothouse side doors (also in salon)


The flybridge is a great place for entertaining guests protected by a composite hardtop molded to the radar arch. The flybridge is accessible by stairs from the wheelhouse and the aft deck. There is comfortable seating for a dozen people, with two serving tables and two Stidd helm chairs. There is a sink, U-line combo refrigerator, and plenty of storage with Stamoid seat covers.

  • Garmin GPSMap 5212 color chart plotter
  • Big Bay 12" Monitor
  • Simrad AP22 autopilot system
  • Furuno RD30
  • Kobelt engine/gear controls
  • Custom chart / storage box
  • Cup holders
  • Stamoid seat covers for all seating
  • Bennett trim tab controls 
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Standard Horizon GX-2000 VHF
  • Sidepower bow thruster controls
  • Fresh water wash down
  • Furuno FCV 585 color depth finder
  • Naiad stabilizer control
  • Fusion speakers (2)
  • Fusion iPod dock w/ remote control
  • ACR remote spotlight control
  • 110V outlet
  • Mingood intercom telephone
  • Ship's bell

Boat Deck

  • U-line refrigerator and ice maker
  • Custom FireMagic BBQ grill w/ Stamoid cover
  • 2 Ragascko clear view propane tanks
  • EPIRB ACR and life ring with ACR strobe
  • Fresh water wash down sink
  • 8-person Viking life raft in cradle w/ Stamoid cover
  • (Tender) Boston Whaler 13 Sport, Yamaha 40 HP four-stroke, Lowrance chart plotter and new Stamoid cover
  • Custom under davit fishing gear storage boxes (2)
  • 110V outlet
  • 1000# Quick Lift Davit powder coated to match yacht finish

Aft Deck / Swim Platform

  • ACR  strobe with life ring 
  • 2 Fresh water wash down sinks
  • Teak aft and side decks
  • Custom fishing station
  • 3rd Steering station
  • Swim ladder
  • Fighting chair
  • Custom teak hi-lo table
  • Bench seating with storage
  • Hot/Cold shower
  • Sidepower bow thruster control
  • Kobelt engine/gear controls
  • Fireboy engine shutdown
  • 110 V outlet
  • Stern door and steps to swim step w/ stainless steel staples
  • Underwater lights (2)

Deck Equipment

  • Lofrans Titan windlass with capstan and Stamoid cover
  • Fresh water and sea water wash down bow and stern
  • White mesh window privacy covers
  • Custom boarding door (forward)
  • MarQuipt boarding ladder


  • Garmin GPSMap 5212 color chart plotter (2)
  • Big Bay 12" monitor 
  • Simrad AP22 auto pilot
  • AIS Transmit/Receive
  • Garmin HD radar dome
  • Garmin xHD 6' open array
  • Furuno RD30 (2)
  • Kobelt steering controls
  • Bennett trim tab controls
  • Kobelt synchronization
  • Standard Horizon GX-2000 VHF
  • Standard Horizon Spectrum VHF
  • Sidepower Bow Thruster controls (3)
  • Furuno FCV 585 color depth finder
  • Furuno FCV 582L color depth sounder (2)
  • Naiad Stabilizer controls (2)
  • Ritchie Compass (2)

Electrical Equipment

  • Electrical bonding system
  • Northern Lights 20kW generator approx. 3035 hrs. Serviced 05/2016
  • Northern Lights 12kW generator approx. 1695 hrs. Serviced 05/2016
  • Custom Lexan see-thru generator sound shields
  • MasterVolt Combi inverter/charger
  • MasterVolt ChargeMaster 12/25-3
  • Phase Three 3 Phase Smart Charger
  • Battery parallel switches
  • AGM no maintenance batteries (House/Start)
  • 24V lighting system w/ Italian and Danish lighting fixtures
  • AC/DC distribution panel with magnetic circuit breakers
  • Voltage and amperage meters
  • Glendinning cablemasters, 2 at bow and 2 at stern
  • Galvanic Isolators (2 forward, 2 aft)

Engine and Mechanical

  • Twin x 800/hp Diesels IB; Caterpillar 3406E 3300 hours. Serviced 05/2016
  • 12V and 110V AquaSignal lighting
  • Flexible Aqua drive coupling system
  • Exhaust blowers
  • High capacity induction blowers
  • Sidepower bow thruster 20HP, 48V, dual propeller located in VIP
  • Engine hour meter and gauges (2)
  • MarineAir Chilled water air conditioning
  • PSR fresh water cooling system
  • NAIAD 250 heavy duty digitized stabilizers
  • 800gpd Sea Recovery watermaker w/UV sterilization, autoflush
  • Oil temperature alarm
  • Emergency engine stop
  • (4) 3700gph bilge pumps 
  • (2) FRP fuel tanks
  • Watertight door w/port from crew quarters
  • Fireboy Fire extinguisher system
  • Dual Racor fuel separator with vacuum gauges for each engine and generator
  • 3" lead/foam engine room sound insulation
  • Soft engine mounts
  • Spare part bins (Gens, Tender)
  • Oil change system for engines and transmissions
  • Arid Bilge System (dry bilge machine)
  • Clean Air Flo System (continuous duty ventilation system)
  • Mingood intercom telephone

Crew Quarters

Two berths, full height head and shower, hanging locker, storage drawers (2), and additional storage. Both berths have very nice color coordinated bedspreads.

  • Ceiling light prisms
  • Storage cabinets drawers
  • MarineAir A/C control and air handler
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Sink with mirror w/ storage
  • Reading lights (2)
  • TV / Telephone outlet

Crew Head

  • Vacuflush head combo with shower w/ teak grate
  • Grohe shower head
  • Mirrored ceiling
  • Exhaust fan to exterior
  • Storage
  • Teak and holly sole

2016 Service Performed

  • New Bottom Paint
  • New Prop Speed
  • New Running Gear Zincs
  • Stabilizer Service
  • New Engine Start Batteries
  • Oil, Filter, Impeller Changed on Cats 3406E
  • Oil, Filter, Impeller Changed on ZF Transmissions
  • Rebuilt Alternators (2)
  • Replaced E/R Blowers (2)
  • Replaced port side stabilizer cylinder
  • Replaced Frigibar Foredeck Refrigerator Condenser
  • Replaced Teak Deck tongue on Foredeck
  • New Zincs (Engines, Coolers, Steering)
  • Monthly Bottom Cleaning/Inspection, replaced running gear zincs as needed
  • Replaced all filters aboard (drinking water, fresh water, icemaker filters (2), UV drinking water filter, Black and Grey water vent filters, water maker filters)
  • Weekly Watermaker Flush and Filter Changes

Spare Parts

  • Complete spares for drinking water, fresh water and water making systems
  • Yamaha outboard motor spare propeller, filters, impellers, oil and belts
  • Engines, transmissions and generator filters, impellers, oil and belts
  • Raw water pumps etc.

Updates & Service History

Custom BBQ Grill on Boat Deck
Life lines around boat deck perimeter
Staples on Swim Step
Custom Fishing Station on Aft Deck
Custom Fishing Rod Storage (under tender on boat deck)
Fighting Chair – Aft Deck
Boarding Door (Port Side Forward)
Boarding Ramp and Stairs
Two stidd Helm Chairs on FB
Aft Deck Table
1,000 lb Quick Lift Davit
Stereo/Entertainment System w/ iPod Docks
Custom Oceanair door screens in Wheelhouse and at Salon entry
Seagull IV Drinking Water Purifier/Faucet

Tides Marine Dripless Shaft Seals (with spare seals on each shaft)

New SubZero Wine Chiller
New redundant X-Caliber Fresh Water Pumps

Galvanic Isolators (2 pairs)
New Khalenburg Horn Compressor
New SubZero Refrigerator Compressor
New Frigibar Freezer Compressor
New TankWatch4 Probe
P-Trap Under Galley Sink

New Hydraulic Steering Cooler (w/zinc option)
New Throttle Cables/Control (tender)
New FB Cushions
New Cook Top in Galley
Replaced X-Caliber Fresh Water Pump
Quick Lift Davit Service
New Torrid Water Heater (20g)
New Stamoid Covers for Foredeck Freezer/Fridge
New 24v MasterVolt MasterCombi Inverter/Charger and ELCI Breaker
New 12v MasterVolt ChargeMaster
New ¾” Lines (3 25', 3 35' 2 50')
New 24v Jabsco Blower (E/R)
New Port Side Transmission Cooler
New Electrical Selector Switches (AC Panel)
New 8D AGM Start Battery (12kw Gen)

Custom non-skid on Pilothouse roof
Serviced Naiad Stabilizers (Seals, Oil)
3,000 Engine Service
New Sanitation Hoses to heads/tanks
Rebuilt Exhaust Shower on port engine
New seals on port side steering cylinder
New Belts, bearings on Asko Dryer
New MarineAir Air Conditioning Chillers (2)
New Air Handler (in crew quarters)
New Sea Chest Strainer (Stbd)
Rebuilt Master Head w/ New Components
New Davit Seals
New SubZero Freezer Relays/Compressor
Replaced Ice Maker Sensor/Assembly (Bar)
New Hardware on FB Helm Chairs
New Vacuflush Pump (VIP)
Installed Grey Water Tank Filters
Installed Arid Dry Bilge System (Master/Engine Room)

Emergency steering control cutoff switches (pilothouse/flybridge)
3,000 Hour Service (20kw Gen)
Rebuilt Exhaust Shower on Stbd Engine
New Sea Chest Strainer (port)
New Fuel/Lift Pump on 12kw Gen
Installed Clean Air Flo System
Installed Emergency Shut Off System (FB and WH)
New Heating Element and Door Switch – Asko Dryer
New House Batteries (4 8D AGM)
New Macerator Pump Housings (2)
New Samsung Laptop Battery (Navigation)
New Stamoid Tender Cover
New 24v Jabsco Blower (E/R)

2015 Service
Oil, Filter, Impeller Changed on Cats 3406E
Oil, Filter, Impeller Changed on ZF Transmissions
Racor Filters Changed
3,000 hour Service on 20kw Gen (included testing injectors, replacing coolant, removing and cleaning heat exchanger, oil, filter and impeller changed, clean air filter)
Annual Service on 12kw Gen (included replacing fuel lift pump, replacing coolant, removing and cleaning heat exchanger, oil, filter and impeller changed, clean air filter)
New Zincs (Engines, Coolers, Steering)
Monthly Bottom Cleaning/Inspection, replaced running gear zincs as needed
Replaced all filters aboard (drinking water, fresh water, icemaker filters (2), UV drinking water filter, Black and Grey water vent filters, water maker filters)
Cleaned and Serviced Airsept Filters (4)
Cap Rails Refinished
Weekly Watermaker Flush and Filter Changes

2016 Service
Oil, Filter, Impeller Changed on Cats 3406E
Oil, Filter, Impeller Changed on ZF Transmissions
Rebuilt Alternators (2)
Replaced E/R Blowers (2)
Replaced port side stabilizer cylinder
Replaced Teak Deck tongue on Foredeck
New Zincs (Engines, Coolers, Steering)
Monthly Bottom Cleaning/Inspection, replaced running gear zincs as needed
Replaced all filters aboard (drinking water, fresh water, icemaker filters (2), UV drinking water filter, Black and Grey water vent filters, water maker filters)
Replaced Port Engine Start Batteries (2)
Replaced ACR Lifering Buoy Batteries (2)
Replaced primary racor filters (gens, engines)
Weekly Watermaker Flush and Filter Changes

New bottom Seahawk paint (2 coats)
New Prop Speed on running gear
New Zincs on thruster, trim tabs, rudders, transom, shafts
Stabilizer service/seals