Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

Immerse Yourself in the Illinois River Valley

  • By: Alene
  • Posted On: 02/17/17
We’ve already told you about all the wonderful things at the Starved Rock Marina where you’ll pick up your houseboat, here are some optional day-trips or overnight trips to take your houseboat during your rental. Click to learn more

A Luxury Houseboat Vacation - Lake Travis, Texas

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 02/03/17
Lake Travis is known as the longest of the Highland Lakes and the largest and cleanest lake in Texas, only 25 miles from Austin. Learn more about the houseboats and things to do on your houseboat vacation at Lake Travis in the following article. Click to learn more

Houseboating Basics for First Timers

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 01/20/17
New to planning a houseboat vacation? Don’t know what to expect? You’ve come to the right place. This article will answer basic questions for the houseboating novice and act as a “cheat sheet” for getting started. Click to learn more

Florida Keys - A Water Wonderland Island Vacation

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 01/06/17
The Florida Keys are a chain of Limestone and Oolite islands that extend from the southern tip of the Florida mainland southwest to the Dry Tortugas, a distance of about 220 miles. Click to learn more

Thank You for a Fantastic 2016!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 12/30/16
Thank you to our amazing clients and partners for a fantastic 2016! We look forward to helping your plan your 2017 houseboating adventure. Click to learn more

Twelve Days of Houseboating Christmas

  • By: Alene
  • Posted On: 12/16/16
On the First day of Christmas my true love gave to me – A houseboat trip for my fam’ly! Click to learn more

Raystown Lake-Pennsylvania's Hidden Heaven

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 12/02/16
Find out all you need to know about Raystown Lake Pennsylvania. From things to do, fishing info, events and dining - we've got it all covered and are now taking reservations for 2017! Click to learn more

Start Planning for 2017!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 11/18/16
As the old adage goes, the early bird gets the worm. Planning a houseboat trip early has many benefits, the largest of which is that you can often take advantage of early booking discounts! We are currently taking reservations for 2017 at most of our locations. Click to learn more

"You Can Also" at Lake Koocanusa!

  • By: Alene
  • Posted On: 11/04/16
Although its name is a derivative of its location (Kootenai river; Canada; USA), we like to call it Lake YouCanAlso! This mountain lake has something for everyone! With Caribbean blue water, a tree-lined shore and rock outcroppings, Lake Koocanusa is wilderness at its finest. The trees alone give that refreshing mountain smell and the water practically screams “jump in!” Click to learn more

Advantages of Early Boarding

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/21/16
Houseboating veterans will tell you if you have the option for Early Boarding, to take advantage. Find out why in the following article. Click to learn more