Houseboat Rentals: Your Ultimate Guide to an Unforgettable Vacation

Listings

Suitable for children (2-12 years) Yes
Suitable for infants (under 2 years) Yes
SmokingNot Allowed
Pets Allowed

Mason Street Getaway
555 Mason St, Saugatuck, MI 49453, USA

555 Mason St, Saugatuck, MI 49453, USA
Number of Guests 5
Bathrooms 2
Bedrooms 2
Sq Footage 1,165
Carbon monoxide detectors, Fire extinguisher, First aid kit, Generator, Smoke detectors
$475.00 / day
sparkles New
Suitable for children (2-12 years) Yes
Suitable for infants (under 2 years) Yes
SmokingNot Allowed
Check in
Check-in 8:00 am
Check out
Check-out 12:00 pm
Pets Allowed

JP Rest House
V262+C5P, Manikganj, Bangladesh

V262+C5P, Manikganj, Bangladesh
Number of Guests 4
Bathrooms 2
Bedrooms 4
Sq Footage 2,400
Carbon monoxide detectors, Fire extinguisher, First aid kit, Generator, Smoke detectors
$300.00 / day
sparkles New
Suitable for children (2-12 years) Yes
Suitable for infants (under 2 years) Yes
Please don’t eat or drink in the bedrooms Please Don’t Eat Or Drink In The Bedrooms
SmokingNot Allowed
Check in
Check-in 4:00 pm
Check out
Check-out 12:00 pm
Pets Not Allowed

Majestic Lakefront Log Cabin in the NC High Plains
121 Whispering Wolf Wy

121 Whispering Wolf Wy
Number of Guests 5
Bathrooms 2
Bedrooms 2
Sq Footage 1,500
Carbon monoxide detectors, Fire extinguisher, First aid kit, Generator, Smoke detectors
$195.00 / day
sparkles New
Suitable for children (2-12 years) Yes
Suitable for infants (under 2 years) Yes
No unregistered guests allowed No Unregistered Guests Allowed
Please don’t eat or drink in the bedrooms Please Don’t Eat Or Drink In The Bedrooms
SmokingNot Allowed
Check in
Check-in 5:00 pm
Check out
Check-out 11:00 am
Pets Dogs Only

Private Setting – Kawarthas, Rice Lake, Waterfront, Fishing, Swim, Weekends & A Weekday Special
604 Baxter Rd, Hastings, ON K0L 1Y0, Canada

604 Baxter Rd, Hastings, ON K0L 1Y0, Canada
Number of Guests 15
Bathrooms 2
Bedrooms 4
Sq Footage 1,450
Carbon monoxide detectors, Fire extinguisher, First aid kit, Smoke detectors
$2,695.00 / day

Juniper Cabin
3601 Monck Road,Kawartha Lakes,ON,CA,K0M 2L0

3601 Monck Road,Kawartha Lakes,ON,CA,K0M 2L0
Bathrooms 1
Bedrooms 2
$198.00 / day

Hemlock Cabin
3601 Monck Road,Kawartha Lakes,ON,CA,K0M 2L0

3601 Monck Road,Kawartha Lakes,ON,CA,K0M 2L0
Bathrooms 1
Bedrooms 2
$194.14 / day

Houseboat Rentals: Your Ultimate Guide to an Unforgettable Vacation

Listings

Houseboat Rentals Overview

Imagine waking up to the gentle lapping of water against the hull, surrounded by serene landscapes, with the freedom to explore a new destination every day. Houseboat rentals offer a unique and immersive vacation experience, blending the comforts of home with the adventure of life on the water.

Whether you seek a peaceful retreat in nature, a family adventure, or a romantic getaway, this guide will navigate you through everything you need for a perfect houseboat vacation.

Some popular features of a Houseboat rental may include:

Kitchen

Fully equipped kitchen

badroom icon

Comfortable beds

bath

Bathroom facilities

kayak

Access to water-based activities

scenic_views

Scenic views

Where to Go

Houseboat rentals are commonly found in areas with large, calm bodies of water, like lakes and rivers. You’ll typically find them in places with plenty of natural beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities. These locations include lakes surrounded by mountains, beaches, and riverside towns.

Find Your Perfect Houseboat Getaway

icon Houseboat Types

Traditional houseboats, often found on lakes and rivers, provide the comforts of a home with fully equipped kitchens, living areas, and bedrooms. Luxury houseboats elevate the experience with upscale amenities such as hot tubs, gourmet kitchens, and spacious decks for entertaining. Pontoon houseboats are perfect for casual cruising and are easier to maneuver, making them ideal for beginners.

icon Location

Choose from lakes surrounded by natural beauty to rivers that can take you from one place to another.

icon Popular Destinations

When to Go

The best time to book a houseboat rental for a vacation in the USA and Canada typically depends on the region and the type of experience you’re seeking. In general, the summer months, particularly from late spring to early fall, offer the most favorable weather conditions for houseboating, with warmer temperatures and longer daylight hours.

Plan Your Houseboat Adventure

icon Spring

As nature awakens from its winter slumber, the landscapes surrounding lakes and rivers burst with vibrant colors, making it an enchanting time to embark on a houseboat adventure. In the spring, temperatures rise, creating comfortable conditions for outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, and wildlife spotting.

icon Summer

Summer is the quintessential season for houseboating in the USA and Canada, offering warm weather, long sunny days, and endless opportunities for outdoor fun. Whether you’re cruising along the shimmering waters of Lake Powell, exploring the hidden coves of Shuswap Lake, or meandering through the historic locks of the Rideau Canal, summer provides the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable houseboat vacation.

icon Autumn

As temperatures begin to cool and crowds diminish, fall offers a more tranquil and intimate houseboating experience in the USA and Canada. The crisp air invigorates the senses, while the changing foliage adds a touch of magic to every journey. Fall is an excellent time for leisurely cruises, scenic hikes, and cozy evenings spent admiring the beauty of nature.

icon Winter

While winter may not be the traditional houseboating season, it offers a unique and off-the-beaten-path experience for adventurous travelers seeking solitude and serenity on the water. In regions where houseboating is still possible during the winter months, such as parts of the southern USA and milder areas of Canada, you can enjoy a peaceful escape surrounded by snow-dusted landscapes and frosty air.

Find the perfect houseboat rental today!

Explore over 120 options to find the best one for you.

Find a Houseboat

Frequently Asked Questions

Houseboat rental costs vary depending on location, size of the houseboat, duration of the rental, and amenities provided. On average, you can expect to pay anywhere from a few hundred to several thousand dollars per week for a houseboat rental.

Amenities vary depending on the type and size of the houseboat, but common features may include kitchens with appliances, bathrooms with showers, sleeping areas, dining spaces, outdoor decks, and recreational equipment such as fishing gear or water toys.

It’s recommended to book your houseboat rental as far in advance as possible, especially during peak seasons or popular holiday periods. Booking several months in advance ensures availability and lets you secure your preferred dates and boat type.

Packing essentials for a houseboat vacation may include sunscreen, insect repellent, towels, bedding, toiletries, cooking supplies, food and beverages, appropriate clothing for the weather, and any personal items or recreational gear you may need.

Houseboats come in various sizes and configurations, but many are designed for ease of operation, even for beginners. Rental companies typically provide a thorough orientation and instruction session to familiarize renters with the controls and safety procedures.

Sign In

Register

Reset Password

Please enter your username or email address, you will receive a link to create a new password via email.