Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

Seasons Greetings!

  • By: Heather, Houseboating.org Team
  • Posted On: 12/24/13
Happy Holidays from your favorite houseboating team! We'd like to thank you for a wonderful 2013, and we hope to see you on a houseboat vacation in 2014. Click to learn more

Top Things to do on the Mississippi River!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 12/19/13
The Mississippi River is one of the world's longest rivers. It flows over 2300 miles from Lake Itasca in northcentral Minnesota all the way south through Louisiana and into the Gulf of Mexico. Take to this exciting river like Huck and Jim on one of our four houseboats that depart from Alma marina in Wisconsin. There are over 33 river towns to visit, and that's just in Wisconsin! Find out what a houseboat vacation on the Mississippi River has to ... Click to learn more

Economy Class Houseboats

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 12/12/13
Did you know there are different levels, or classes, of houseboats? From small and inexpensive to massive and luxurious, there are many options so you can choose the best houseboat to fit you and your group. In this post, we'll tell you what makes a houseboat "economy class" and why they may be the perfect option for you and your group. Click to learn more

Welcome Anchor South!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 12/05/13
We are very pleased to announce our new houseboat partner, Anchor South! Operating our of Lake Cumberland and Dale Hollow Lake, two of the most popular lakes in the Kentucky/Tennessee area! Click to learn more

Happy Thanksgiving!

  • By: Heather, Houseboating.org Team
  • Posted On: 11/28/13
We are grateful to you, our clients, and thankful for the opportunity to guide you though planning your own houseboat vacations because we so love going ourselves. It is such a rare gift to love what you do every day, but each one of us can honestly say we love what we do, and we are happy to share our experience and enthusiasm with you. Click to learn more

Luxury Class Houseboats

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 11/21/13
Are you looking for a way to enhance your houseboat vacation this year? Whether you're looking for a little luxury or want to go "all out," there are plenty of options and combinations to choose from. In this post, we've laid out several examples of houseboats that promise a superior experience while you're out on the water. Click to learn more

Time to Book! Memorial Day at Lake Shasta

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 11/14/13
Memorial Day lands on Monday, May 26th this year. It's one of the biggest weekends on Lake Shasta in California. We're taking reservations for the weekend leading up to it, but it will fill up faster than you would expect! Consider these tips as you begin your planning for Memorial Day weekend. Click to learn more

How to Choose the Best Houseboat for You

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/24/13
The houseboat you choose for your vacation will most likely depend on several factors, including: size, budget, and desired amenities. Consider the tips in this post when choosing a houseboat for you and your group. Click to learn more

Now Booking for 2014!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/17/13
It's that time of year again, the kids are back in school and the daily grind begins to set in for winter. It doesn't take long to begin day dreaming about your next great vacation. Many of our locations are now taking reservations for 2014. Now is the perfect time to start gathering information for your houseboat vacation next year. Click to learn more

10 Steps to Plan Your Houseboat Vacation

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/10/13
Planning your houseboat vacation involves lots of preparation, but it doesn't have to be so daunting. We're here to help make it as easy and go as smoothly as possible. We've laid out a general timeline to help keep you organized in the following post. Click to learn more