Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

Top Things to Do on Lake Powell

  • By: Stacy
  • Posted On: 05/14/15
Welcome to our new blog series, Top things to do on your houseboat adventure! Many people have heard about houseboating but they have no idea where to start. Others have a lake in mind but have no idea what there is to do there. With almost 40 lakes and rivers on our site we can see how you might have a hard time deciding where to visit. This series will help you answer those questions and help you plan the houseboat trip of your dreams. Our ... Click to learn more

New Kentucky Lake Marina!

  • By: Heather, Guest Blogger
  • Posted On: 04/17/15
We are proud to announce our new partnership with Kentucky Dam Marina near Gilbertsville, KY in addition to Green Turtle Bay so we can offer more houseboat inventory for you to choose from. Learn more about the area and Kentucky Dam Marina's abundant amenities in the following article. Click to learn more

Top 5 Houseboating Safety Tips

  • By: Ann
  • Posted On: 04/03/15
To help keep your houseboat vacation stress and worry free, read up on these houseboating safety tips before your departure. Click to learn more

Common Mistakes to Avoid while Planning

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 03/06/15
All too often we have good intentions of getting ahead of the pack and reserving the houseboat vacation early enough to get the desired dates and houseboat at the best rate, and all too often the desired dates and specials are sold out by the time we get to it. In this article, we outline some of the most common mistakes we make while planning, and some do's and don'ts to consider while you're planning for your vacation, as well as after you've ... Click to learn more

Top 10 Games for Kids to Play with a Deck of Cards

  • By: Ann
  • Posted On: 02/27/15
Whether winding down after dinner or taking a break from the sun inside your home away from home, chances are you'll want to have a game or two on hand to entertain the kids. Rather than fill up the cupboards on your houseboat with multiple board games, simply bring a few decks of cards - and endless fun - along! Click to learn more

Lake Roosevelt, Washington

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 02/20/15
Lake Roosevelt, created by the Columbia River in Washington, is a houseboating treasure that must be experienced to be completely appreciated. We interviewed our partners from both the southern (Seven Bays/Keller Ferry Marinas) and northern (Kettle Falls Marina) parts of the lake on their favorite things about their beautiful workplace. Click to learn more

From the Waters of Lake Koocanusa

  • By: Stacy
  • Posted On: 02/13/15
You wouldn't expect to see sparkling water in Canada, as blue as the Caribbean, but that's what you'll find on Lake Koocanusa! Warm sandy beaches and evergreen trees line this gorgeous, sunny lake. Click to learn more

Best Houseboating in the West

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 01/30/15
We rent at over 40 locations nationwide. So how to choose where to visit? Whether you stay close to home or come from across the country or across oceans, each one of our destinations have something unique to offer. Learn more about what makes each of the western locations special in this article. Click to learn more

Embark on a Green Getaway to Sutton Lake

  • By: Ann
  • Posted On: 01/23/15
When you’re in search for a green getaway in West Virginia to steer you clear from the hustle and bustle of the daily grind, look no further than stunning Sutton Lake. This emerald gem is home to the Sutton Lake Marina, a classic destination with brand new ownership! Click to learn more

Welcoming 2015!

  • By: Heather, Houseboating.org Team
  • Posted On: 01/01/15
Hard to believe another year has come to pass, and another successful one thanks to our clients and partners! If you're considering a houseboat adventure for your family and friends in the coming year, be sure to check out our specials for unbeatable deals at several of our destinations! What way to better start your year than to plan your next getaway with the people you love. Now is the time to begin planning. Click to learn more