Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

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

Happy Labor Day!

  • By: Houseboating.org Team
  • Posted On: 08/29/13
Happy Labor Day from the team at Houseboating.org! We hope you are all enjoying the water in the last breath of summer. If you're not on the water, hopefully you've gotten a chance to enjoy it, or you're going to be on your way in the upcoming weeks. Thank you to all of our fantastic clients and partners for another great season. Click to learn more

Advantages of Off-Season Houseboating

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/22/13
Whether you're looking to make one last trip to the water, or you're searching for warmer areas, you may find that going on a houseboat vacation outside of the summer season is preferred. If you have the ability to visit outside of the peak season, consider the following. These points will make your off-season houseboat vacation well worth the wait. Click to learn more

Houseboating with Children

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/15/13
As with any vacation, houseboating with young children requires extra packing and special consideration for their safety and happiness. Houseboating is safe for the whole family when the necessary precautions are taken. Let us suggest a few items to bring, as well as alleviate some common concerns. Click to learn more

Welcoming Doctors Lake Marina at the St. John's River!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/08/13
We are glad to welcome Doctors Lake Marina at the St. John's River in Florida to our houseboating family! Doctors Lake Marina is located at the northern end of St John's River in Fleming Island, just a 40 minute drive south of Jacksonville airport. Doctors Lake Marina give you, our beloved client, another option to consider when planning your St. John's River houseboat vacation, as we also rent from Holly Bluff Marina on the southern end of the ... Click to learn more

Erie Canal Houseboat Itineraries

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/01/13
There is so much to do and see on an Erie Canal houseboat vacation. Start planning your plan of attack before you arrive so as to make the most out of your time. There's so much to do (and all too often on vacation, so little time.) One of the many great things about houseboat vacations is that your vacation is tailor made to your preferences: you set the pace, and the route! The following post will give you some ideas on where to stop along the ... Click to learn more

Pet Friendly Houseboat Vacations

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 07/25/13
Can't imagine a houseboat vacation without man's best friend by your side? We're animal lovers too, so we understand how hard it is to leave your pets at home while you go on vacation. In this post, we talk about what is involved in choosing a location or houseboat if you plan to bring your dog along. Click to learn more