You may pick up the houseboat between 9 a.m. and noon on your first day or when the boat is fully serviced.
Your return time is between 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and will be scheduled by the marina at check-in.
Waterways Marina operates on a set schedule:
· 3 day (2 night) weekend: Friday-Sunday or Saturday-Monday
· 4 day (3 night) midweek: Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday
· 7 day (6 night) week: may depart any day except Wednesday or Thursday
“Bon Voyage” allows you to board between 6-8pm the evening prior, and you can leave the marina an hour before sunset. This option costs $475 - $549 + tax and 1 day insurance (price varies by houseboat model.) Must be arranged in advance; based on availability. Only offered between June 6 and September 1 and may be limited to Mara Lake due to amount of daylight available. Not offered on the Legacy houseboat.
“Early Boarding” allows you to board between 8-10 p.m. the evening prior; you will check-in, load your houseboat, receive your orientation, and enjoy a good night's sleep on your houseboat at the marina. This option costs $399 - $599 + tax and 1 day insurance (price varies by houseboat model.) Must be arranged in advance; based on availability.