56 ft 2003 Sunseeker Manhattan - La Dolce Vita

56 ft 2003 Sunseeker Manhattan - La Dolce Vita


56 ft 2003 Sunseeker Manhattan - La Dolce Vita

Price: USA flag $429,000.00

The Sunseeker 56 Manhattan is a magnificent combination of luxury and practicality in a contemporary family motor yacht. Her spacious three stateroom, two head layout is complimented by a large aft deck, spacious flybridge, walkaround side decks, and hydraulic swim platform. The interior features high gloss cherry joinerwork and rich designer fabrics throughout. The sleek, dramatic exterior lines are matched by her excellent open water performance with twin 800 h.p. Caterpillars. This yacht has been well maintained and constantly updated since new.

Boat Name: La Dolce Vita

Condition: Used

YW#: 78841-3004161

Year: 2003

Located in: Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Principal Characteristics

Length: 56 ft

LOA: 58 ft 9 in

Hull Material: Fiberglass

Hull Shape: Deep Vee

Engine Numbers: 2

Engine Description:

Engine 1:

  • Engine Brand: Caterpillar
  • Engine Model: 3406E TA
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel

Engine 2:

  • Engine Brand: Caterpillar
  • Engine Model: 3406E TA
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel

Fuel: Diesel

Beam: 15 ft 1 in

LWL: 44 ft 3 in


  • Minimum: 4 ft 1 in
  • Maximum: 4 ft 3 in

Displacement: 58200

Fuel Capacity:

  • Fuel Tanks: 661
  • Holding Tanks: 30

Fresh Water Capacity: 198

Maximum Speed: 36

Cruising Speed: 29



Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

Other Features

Vessel Walkthrough

Beginning aft on the hydraulic swim platform, there is a center line door flanked by two storage bins leading up to the aft deck. A large hatch in the center of the aft deck provides access to the engine room. Access to the interior of the yacht is via a sliding glass doors from the aft deck. The main salon features off white leather settees on the port and starboard side and a full entertainment center with surround sound speaker system. Down four steps on the starboard side of the salon is the expanded galley. Forward of the salon up two steps is the pilothouse with a port side U-shaped dinette and helm station to starboard. Aft of the helm is a floating stairway which leads up to the flybridge.. A stairwell to port of the helm leads down to the owner and guest staterooms. The master stateroom is located forward, featuring an island queen berth and ensuite head with stall shower. Imediately aft of the master are the two guest staterooms, the VIP to port and GUEST to starboard. The VIP stateroom features a double-sized berth and private access to the day head. The GUEST stateroom has two twin-sized berths. All staterooms have flat screen TVs, DVD players, and cedar-lined hanging lockers.

The spacious flybridge is accessed from either the aft deck or the pilothouse. Features include a large cushioned settee with hi-lo table to port and wet bar to starboard. The helm station is forward to port. Two bimini tops provide shade and weather protection.


  • Port & starboard leather settees w/storage beneath
  • Carpet sole w/ snap in clear plastic runner
  • Trend stainless steel framed sliding glass door
  • Aft curtain
  • Cherry wood mini blinds
  • Toshiba 20" LCD TV
  • Panasonic 5 DVD/CD changer
  • (5) Panasonic surround sound speakers
  • Sony CDX-GT930 AM/FM/CD receiver
  • Glass & bottle storage cabinent


  • Bosch 4 burner ceran top electric stove
  • Bosch exhaust fan
  • Sharp Carousel microwave convection oven
  • Scotsman 32 bottle under counter wine cellar
  • Norcold DE-461 AC/DC refrigerator & freezer
  • Spendide 2000 washer/dryer combination unit
  • Wood plank laminate sole
  • Corian countertops
  • Round stainless steel sink w/Corian cover & Hans Grohe faucet
  • (2) stainless steel port lights w/cherry wood mini blinds
  • Abundant storage cabinets & drawers
  • (6) place crockery set
  • (6) place cutlery set


  • Stidd Admiral helm chair
  • Curverd leather cushioned settee w/storage beneath
  • High gloss cherry wood slide-out dining table w/ (3) storage drawers below
  • Stainless steel floating stairs to flybridge w/cherry wood steps

Electronics and Navigation


  • Garmin 5215 multifunction touchscreen display (2014)
  • Garmin GPS 17 (2014)
  • Garmin GMR 604 xHD, 6kW, 72 nm high definition radar w/4' open array (2014)
  • Garmin GSD 22 digital remote depth sounder (2014)
  • Garmin GDL 30A XM Satellite radio & weather receiver (2014)
  • CCTV w/radar arch & engine room cameras
  • Garmin VHF 200 VHF tranceiver w/GHS 10i remote mic
  • Simrad AP20 autopilot
  • KVH Tracvision M5 satellite TV system
  • (2) Caterpillar MPD engine monitors
  • Ritchie compass
  • ZF Mathers MicroCommander electronic engine controls
  • Volvo Penta bow thruster control
  • ITT remote searchlight control
  • Trim tab controls


  • Garmin 4212 Multi Function Display (2014)
  • Garmin 4210 Multi Function Display (both Garmin units are interfaced with GPS, radar, depth sounder, XM satellite weather & CCTV) (2014)
  • Raymarine ST60 Multi display
  • Simrad AP20 autopilot
  • Garmin VHF 200 VHF tranceiver w/GHS 10i remote mic (2014)
  • ITT searchlight control
  • Volvo Penta bow thruster control
  • Trim tab controls
  • Sony MRC 2 remote stereo control

Master Stateroom

  • Queen size island berth
  • Fitted bed spread, pillow shams
  • (4) storage drawers under berth
  • Built-in nightstands
  • (8) overhead storage cabinets
  • (2) reading lights
  • (2) stainless steel portlights w/curtains
  • Round overhead hatch w/screen
  • Panasonic Quintrix F 21" TV
  • Storage drawer below TV
  • Cedar lined hanging locker
  • Ensuite bath w/stall shower, vanity w/mirror, Corian counters, (2) storage cabinets, Vacuflush toilet, exhaust fan, laminate plank sole

VIP Stateroom

  • Double berth
  • Fitted bedspread w/pillows & shams
  • Built-in nightstand
  • (2) reading lights
  • Side bulkhead mirror
  • Stainless steel portlight w/curtains
  • Cedar lined hanging locker w/mirror
  • (3) overhead storage lockers
  • 13" Sharp LCD TV
  • Alpine DVA5205P DVD Video/CD player
  • Ensuite bath w/stall shower, vanity w/mirror, Corian counters, storage cabinets, Vacuflush toilet, exhaust fan, laminate plank sole

Guest Stateroom

  • Twin berths
  • Fitted bedspread, pillows, shams
  • Built-in nightstand w/drawer
  • Stainless steel portlight w/curtains
  • (2) storage drawers under starboard berth
  • Cedar lined hanging locker w/mirror
  • (2) storage lockers
  • Mirrored aft & side bulkheads
  • Toshiba 15" TV/DVD combo
  • Alpine DVA5205P DVD Video/CD player


  • Double Bimini tops
  • Low profile fiberglass arch
  • Stainless steel aft guard rail w/(4) plexiglass weather boards
  • Port side cushioned molded FRP L-shape settee w/storage below & covers
  • Besenzoni rectangular FRP hi-lo table on stainless steel pedestal
  • Molded FRP helm bench seat w/cushions, backrest, storage below & cover
  • Molded FRP starboard companion seat w/cushion, backrest & covers
  • Wet bar w/sink, hot & cold faucets, refrigerated storage
  • Raritan ice maker
  • (4) JL Audio stereo speakers
  • JL Audio subwoofer
  • Plexiglass hatch to aft steps, starboard
  • Wrap around tinted Venturi windshield
  • Fiberglass nonskid deck

Deck Equipment

  • Hydraulic FRP swim platform w/ teak plank insert & removable adjustable dinghy chocks
  • Hubbell TV/phone inlet
  • Glendinning Cablemaster
  • Dockside water connection
  • Hot & cold water faucets to retactable showerhead in port transom alcove
  • (2) transom storage lockers
  • Centerline aft FRP boarding door
  • Teak aft deck (2013)
  • Molded FRP stairs to flybridge w/7 teak steps & courtesy lights
  • Port & starboard aft molded FRP L-shape settees w/vinyl cushions, storage beneath, covers
  • (2) JL Audio stereo speakers
  • Aft deck hatch to engine room
  • (4) aft deck overhead recessed lights
  • Stainless steel side & bow rail
  • International navigation lights
  • ITT remote search light
  • Viking 8-person life raft in cannister
  • Lewmar anchor windlass w/wildcat, capstan & (2) deck switches
  • 66 lb stainless steel plow type anchor in bow chute w/roller
  • 300' galvanized anchor chain
  • (3) Gallinea windshield wipers
  • Textaline windshield cover
  • Foredeck sun pad
  • 8' boarding ladder

Engine Room and Mechanical Equipment

  • Twin Caterpillar 3406E TA diesel engines w/818 hours
  • ZF 3501V V drive reduction gears w/2.032:1 ratios
  • Dripless shaft seals
  • Stainless steel shafts
  • 5 blade nibral propellors w/spares
  • Separ fuel filters to each engine
  • Racor canister fuel filter to generator
  • (2) aluminum fuel tanks w/equalizer hose
  • Engine room blower
  • Hydraulic steering system
  • (4) Rule 24V automatic bilge pumps w/float switches
  • Whale Gusher emergency manual bilge pump
  • (2) sump pumps
  • Flojet 24V fresh water pump
  • 30 gallon hot water heater
  • FM 200 fire suppression system
  • Sealand Vacuflush sanitation system
  • Marine Air air conditioning system
  • Volvo Penta 24V QL bow thruster
  • Halogen transom underwater lights

Electrical System

  • 110V/220V AC electrical system
  • 12V/24V DC electrical system
  • Kohler 11 kW generator w/1157 hours
  • (10) Group 31 12V batteries in covered battery boxes
  • Newmar RM 2020 20 amp 12V battery charger
  • Newmar Phase 3 24V battery charger
  • Central bonding system
  • Galvanic isolator


While every effort was made to list all pertinent included equipment, there are some personal belongings aboard. Prospective purchasers should assume any item not specifically mentioned herein will not convey at closing. Please refer any items in question to the listing broker.

Recent Improvements and Upgrades

  • Bottom paint and Prop-speed (Applied when new) - July 2015
  • Newly rebuilt Hydraulic swim platform rams and new rollers - Sept 2015
  • Port side hull and Port and Starboard new plastic vents - Sept 2015
  • Install of new FLIR - Sept 2015
  • Transom re-paint - Sept 2015
  • New fresh water pump - Oct 2015
  • New Flybridge ice maker - Feb 2016
  • New Flybridge radio hand set - April 2016
  • New Radio (Blackbox Unit) - May 2016
  • Paint work on fwd windshield cowl (fix cracks) Port and Starboard above side windows, and fwd brow - May 2016
  • Bridge headliner (deckheads) and side panels - June 2016
  • Updated liferaft
  • New Salon TV - June 2016
  • Companionway Molding re-stained and cleared - June 2106
  • Entertainment center molding re-stained and cleared - June 2016
  • Fwd shield wipers rebuild - June 2016
  • New galley refrigerator. With New panels - July 2016
  • Bridge dinning table buffed - July 2016
  • New Galley Microwave - July 2016
  • Master Stateroom bulkhead re-covered - July 2016
  • Rebuilt A/C raw water pump (1of 2) - Aug 2016
  • New deck drain covers (Mahogany) - Aug 2016
  • Newly reefed and re-caulked front windshield - with 3 year warranty - Sept 2016


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.