The 2001 Ellis Express Cruiser 36 Intandem 5 is in excellent condition. She is a safe and pleasurable boat that handles well in any seas. She will maintain a cruising speed of 17 knots and has a top-end speed of 25 to  knots. With her big-block Yanmar, Sidepower thruster and updated electronics, she is a wonderful cruising vessel. Her spacious interior accommodations include a full galley, head and separate shower, oversided berth, fold-away dining table for four people, and more. 

In 2017 and 2018 the Ellis Intandem 5 enjoyed an extensive refit. Her entire exterior was painted with Awlgrip; she had all new cushions, canvas, electronics, hatches, and a new holding tank installed, plus many more upgrades. Intandem 5 is a boat worth coming to see for yourself.



  • loa 40'5"
  • lwl 33'4"
  • beam 13'2"
  • draft 3'10"
  • displacement 17,000 lbs.
  • fuel capacity 210 gallons
  • water capacity 100 gallons
  • designed by Don Ellis
  • builder Ellis Boat
  • model Express Cruiser
  • year 2001
  • location Camden, Maine
  • boat engine Yabmar 6CXM-GTE
  • horsepower 465hp
  • cruising speed 17 knots
  • top speed 25 knots


V Berth and Interior

Designed with the cruising couple in mind, Intandem 5 features a large oversized V-berth with plenty of room for full-size adults. Convertible berths sheltered by the cockpit hardtop accommodate four occasional guests or children.

  • V-berth forward with fitted cushions
  • New headliner with teak battens (2017)
  • Teak sole
  • 2 overhead lights ( 2017)
  • New Bomar hatches and Sky Screens (2018)
  • Cedar hanging locker
  • Storage locker
  • 4 storage compartments below berth
  • Cruisair air conditioning/Heat
  • Storage locker in sole


The galley aboard Intandem 5 is open and functional with great counter space and plenty of storage.

  • Sharp Carousel Grill 2
  • Microwave/Convection oven
  • Double stainless steel sink
  • Princess three-burner electric stove
  • Handmade teak and mahogany cabinets
  • Plenty of storage
  • Handmade teak dish, cup, and glass racks
  • Nova-cool dual voltage refrigerator
  • Overhead lighting
  • 2 Bomar S/S portlights ( 2018)
  • Teak sole


Intandem 5‘s head is the largest available in a boat of this class and features a comfortable shower with seat and folding glass door.

  • Techma toilet
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Handmade teak cabinets
  • Overhead lighting
  • Shower with seat and folding glass door
  • 2 Bomar S/S portlights ( 2018)


Cockpit & Deck


With over 250 square feet of space for entertaining and relaxing, the well-appointed cockpit is the centerpiece of your Ellis 36. Cushioned stern and helm seats provide a casual environment for an evening cruise, or fold out the high-gloss teak side tables to create elegant dining accommodations for four.

  • Custom “L” settee on port
  • Reversible, electrically adjustable seats that convert to berths
  • Teak sole
  • Starboard high-gloss folding table
  • Engine room access hatches
  • Overhead lighting
  • New headliner with teak battens – 2017
  • Cushioned seating aft
  • Custom Canvas cover


  • 35 lb CQR anchor with chain rode
  • Lewmar windlass with foot controls
  • Welded stainless steel bow rail
  • Welded stainless steel hand rails on cabintop
  • Welded stainless steel hand rails on hardtop
  • New 2 bowmar hatches in cabintop – 2018
  • New 2 bowmar hatches in hardtop – 2018
  • Foredeck washdown
  • Foredeck 12v outlet
  • 4 gunwhale-mounted rod holders
  • Teak swim platform with new teak and swim ladder – 2018
  • Stainless steel rub rails

Helm & Electronics

  • Three-panel opening windscreen
  • Windshield wipers
  • Ritchie binnacle compass
  • Garmin GPS Map 1042 XSV with Airman B175m Transducer
  • Garmin GMR Fantom 24 xHD Radome
  • Robertson AP22 Autopilot
  • Icom 506 with Command Mic IV
  • Stainless steel single-lever shifter/throttle
  • Tempo oil pressure and cooling water temperature gauges
  • Lenco electric trim tab remote control
  • FloScan fuel meter
  • Tempo fuel gauges
  • RCL-100 spotlight remote control
  • Yanmar engine gauges
  • Sidepower bowthruster remote control

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