37' 1997 Tiara Yachts 3700 Open


Last Updated: 2024-03-03

RUBICON is a clean and well maintained Tiara 3700 Open that is turn-key and ready to enjoy. She has a Tiara factory hardtop and she is nicely equipped with a 9KW Westerbeke Generator and a Central Air Conditioning / Heating System. She features clean and comfortable accommodations below with an owners stateroom forward and a dinette that converts to a double with a single bunk above. The galley is large and it has everything needed.

She is powered by twin Caterpillar 3208 Diesels that are freshly serviced, strong and healthy.

The Tiara 3700 Open is a proven seaworthy rough water performer that doubles as either an offshore fishing platform or a comfortable family cruiser. 

RUBICON is priced to sell!

Call today the listing broker/owner below today to inspect this fine yacht!

Make: Tiara Yachts
Model: 3700 Open
Year: 1997
Length: 37ft

Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Type:
Located In: San Rafael, CA

  • Category: Power
  • Class: Express Cruiser
  • Designer: Tiara Design Group
  • Builder: S2 Yachts - Holland Michigan
  • LOA: 39.67 feet
  • LWL: 37.08 feet
  • Beam: 14.17 feet
  • Bridge Clearance: 14 feet
  • Min Draft: 3.75 feet
  • Max Draft: 3.75 feet
  • DryWeight: 21800 pounds
  • Total Engines: 2
  • Engine 1
  • EngineMake: Caterpillar
  • EngineModel: 3208DITA
  • EngineYear: 1997
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • EngineHours: 2413
  • Engine 2
  • EngineMake: Caterpillar Diesel
  • EngineModel: 3208DITA
  • EngineYear: 1997
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • EngineHours: 2407

  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 411 gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 1
  • Water Tank Capacity: 98 gallon
  • Water Tank Count: 1
  • Holding Tank Capacity: 40 gallon
  • Holding Tank Count:1
  • Cabins: 1
  • Heads: 1

Additional Descriptions


She is a true dual-purpose boat with the comfortable accommodations demanded by family cruisers and the cockpit dimensions of a serious offshore sportfishing machine. The 37 Open is highly respected as an excellent rough water performer. The yacht has a 30" swim step with a transom door. The 72 square foot cockpit features an in deck baitwell and a large fish box. It has a fold down seat on the transom and an aft facing seat to watch the fishing action. There are 16 rocket launchers throughout the cockpit. Up two steps is the spacious upper helm area with an L-shaped settee to port. To starboard is a wet bar with an ice maker directly aft of the helm seat. There is a drop curtain enclosure that keeps the crew dry and warm in the helm area. The large wrap around windshield offers excellent visibility. Down three steps from the helm area the luxurious teak interior is arranged with a private stateroom forward, a huge U-shaped dinette, a double entry head with stall shower and a very spacious galley. The joinerwork, appliances, fabrics and hardware are first-rate throughout.


The yacht features a nice Furuno electronics packages. All of the Furuno gear is NMEA interfaced.

  • FURUNO NAV NET RADAR 36 mile with open array
  • FURUNO NAV NET CHARTPLOTTER with radar overlay
  • FURUNO NAV NET SOUNDER/FISHFINDER w/ 1000 watt Transducer
  • FURUNO RD-30 Display for Water Temp/Speed/Depth
  • ICOM 602 VHF with custom mount
  • Bennett trim tab computer controller
  • Bennett trim tab syncronizers
  • Engine instruments including transmission pressure gauges

The yacht has several sources for AC power. The yacht will run on 30 amp or 50 amp 110 or 220. The onboard generator will provide all the power necessary to run everything on the yacht. The 12V DC side of the yacht will handle the lights, engine starting, water pressure, and all the pumps on board.

  • 110 shore power receptacle - port
  • 220 shore power receptacle - starboard
  • Westerbeke 9 KW Generator
Main Salon and Galley

The main salon features a custom dinette table, settee, and stool on port side with the galley on starboard and the head and shower forward on starboard. The salon features Central Heat & Air Conditioning. The custom Tiara Electrical panel is on the port aft bulkhead. There is a new 43" Samsung flat screen television mounted to the forward bulkhead.

  • Large U shaped settee
  • Stool (removeable)for dinette
  • Tiara electrical panel
  • 43' Samsung Flat Screen Television
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Central Vacuum
  • Stereo with CD Player 2000 watt amps subwoffer and speakers
  • Custom counter tops with ample storage
  • Brand new Norcold AC/DC Refrigerator
  • Two burner electric stove
  • Micorwave oven
  • Coffee maker built in
  • Double sinks
Owner's Stateroom with ensuite head and stall shower

The owners stateroom is forward with an island queen bed with storage below. The head has a private entrance directly from the stateroom. The two hanging lockers allow for ample hanging space for two people.

  • Island queen bed with lift to allow ample storage
  • 37' Samsung flat screen television
  • Two hanging lockers
  • Large hatch for ventelation and ambient light
  • Port lights for ventelation and ambient light
  • Vac-U-Flush fresh water marine toilet
  • Stall shower
  • Sink and vanity
  • Ample storage in head
Deck and Hardtop

RUBICON is one of the few Tiara 3700 Open yachts that features a Tiara factory hard top. This top will allow you and your crew to be dry warm and comfortable in all weather conditions. It has upholstered panels underneath for sound proofing and there are flush mounted lights under the hard top. The 37 Tiara has wide walking decks to go forward to the spacious foredeck to allow safe anchoring or handling lines while docking.

  • New Canvas and isinglass enclosure
  • New Canvas Windshield Cover
  • New Canvas Slant Cover for cockpit
  • Tiara factory hard top
  • Tiara diamond nonskid
  • Wide walk arounds with stainless rails
  • Handrails for safe passage forward
  • Flat walking deck
  • Fish box in cockpit floor with macerator pump out
  • Flush floor bait tank with macerator pump out
  • Hatch in foredeck
  • Anchor locker with overboard drain
  • Electrical anchor windlass
  • 200 feet of high test chain
  • Delta anchor
  • Anchor platform on bow
  • Custom Tiara windshield with electrical opening vent in the center
  • Aft cockpit and upper cockpit carpet
  • Sixteen rocket launcher/rod holders
  • Pompanette Outriggers (fiberglass)
  • Offshore bait tank on swim platform
  • Halogen lights on hard top
  • LCD flatscreen television w/ DVD in forward end of hardtop
  • Hatches in hardtop
Engine room

The engine room can be accessed from two areas, either a quick access hatch in the upper cockpit sole or the entire upper cockpit deck will raise with electric rams. This allows access to the whole engine room and gives the owner/mechanic room to work on the engines, genset, shafts, packing, battery chargers, vacuflush pumps, water tanks and holding tanks. The engines are Caterpillar 3208 TA's with 435 h.p. and the genset is a 9 K.W. Westebeke. This engine room is dry due to the dripless packing glands and dripless rudder packing glands. The ease of maintenance and access is a hallmark of Tiara yachts.

  • Caterpillar 3208 DITA 435 hp
  • Westerbeke 9 K.W. genset with Westebeke soundshield
  • Oil change system
  • Dripless packing glands
  • Electro-Guard shaft brushes
  • Battery chargers
  • Macerator pumps
  • Water tank
  • Holding tank

Additional Features

  • TV SET
  • GPS
  • • Furuno
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  • VHF
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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. Buyer should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.

Mark Miner

Yacht & Ship Broker

415-290-1347 - mobile
510-254-3665 - office

3300 Powell St., Ste 105
Emeryville, CA 94608

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