Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

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

Top Things to do at Lake Berryessa!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/03/13
Lake Berryessa is a popular spot for California houseboat getaways, only 45 minutes away from beautiful Napa Valley wine country. There are many things to do on and off the lake, but we've included a few highlights to give you a taste of what a Lake Berryessa houseboat vacation has to offer. Click to learn more

Top 10 Fishing Locations

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 09/26/13
We rent houseboat vacations at over 30 locations across North America. So which location is the best for some serious fishing? Well...take your pick! Fishing is great at each of our locations, but we've included a sample of what the top 10 fishing locations offer anglers of all ages and skill levels. Click to learn more

Reasons to Rent An Extra Watercraft

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 09/19/13
If there's one thing we strongly recommend having while on a houseboat vacation, it's bringing or renting a powerboat or a couple of jet skis. There are many reasons why we consider extra watercrafts to be a necessity to your houseboat experience. We've explained a few of these reasons in this post. Click to learn more

Getting to Know Your Houseboating Agents

  • By: Heather, Houseboating.org Team
  • Posted On: 09/05/13
Houseboating.org is the premier internet source to discover and schedule your houseboat vacation. We represent almost every major houseboating destination in North America. We like to make personal connections with our clients while supplying as much information as possible to ensure you're getting all the facts and the very best deals. We've included some fun facts and tips from each agent, so next time you call in, you know who you're talking ... Click to learn more