Houseboat Ownership
  • Baby On Board

    Baby-proofing a houseboat is no small matter, as Forrest and Kayleigh Packebush can tell you.

  • From Dinghy to Houseboat

    Mike Gilly has had quite the journey, starting out with a dingy and then making his way up to a houseboat, Kiki too.

  • Heidi-Ho: A Tiny Houseboat

    The idea of a pontoon boat functioning as a houseboat might sound a bit far-fetched, but Scott Cronk has found a way to make it work with the Heidi-Ho, a houseboat he designed and built himself.

  • The Best Getaway

    Jim Loveland and the rest of his family love Lake Powell’s charms and it’s become one of their favorite family vacation spots to enjoy their Adonia houseboat.

  • Rollin’ The Dice

    When Dennis Robinson decided to take on a major renovation project on an old out-of-commission rental houseboat, the name Yachtzee seemed appropriate.

  • 10 Things Marina Owners May Not Tell You About Living Onboard

    If the houseboat is your only home, first make sure living on board 24/7 is permitted at all. Then note these things that may not have been mentioned.


    Stardust’s boat CHAOS will always stand out as one of our favorites we had the pleasure to feature in 2011.

Houseboat Vacations
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    A Perfectly-Sized Getaway

    Taking the tiny house trend to the next level, Tiny Houseboat Adventures rents out their two tiny houseboats to guests who enjoy being on the water in the great outdoors and exploring new places in Florida.

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    A True Slice of Heaven

    Nestled in the aquamarine waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean is the nautical paradise, Angler House Marina.

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    Join the Family

    If you’re planning to take your next houseboat rental vacation at the beautiful Hendricks Creek Resort on Dale Hollow Lake in Burkesville, Ky., chances are you’re probably going to get a hug.

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    Operating a Houseboat and Other Tips

    Once you learn the ropes in houseboat operation, it's all smooth sailing.

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    Houseboat Safety 101

    The nature of most houseboat vacations demands that you be prepared. Here are some tips for better safety on a houseboat.

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    7 Best Houseboat-Friendly Places

    We put together a list of seven places that are known to be houseboat-friendly.

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    Planning the Perfect Houseboat Vacation

    If you’re thinking about renting a houseboat for your vacation, you need to start planning.

Houseboat Lifestyle
  • Houseboating: The Best Summer Sport

    As far as summer sports are concerned, houseboating is clearly at the top of the list.

  • Houseboat Newsletter

    We are proud to announce that we are bringing you fresh new houseboat content in the form of a newsletter starting today, so be sure to check your inbox!

  • Houseboats vs. Cruisers

    You don't have to be big to appreciate the space and roominess that a houseboat offers, but it does help.

  • Unlock Your Mind and Relax

    On the off-chance that just listening to the sounds of the water or the birds doesn’t seem to be doing the trick for relaxation, you’ll want to have some backup in tow.

  • The Gift of Houseboating

    There’s something about houseboating that insists, practically and emotionally, that it be done in the company of others. It’s a shared adventure.

  • Whether you stay docked in a marina or take the vessel out for adventure, it's important that you make sure you've invested in everything your houseboat needs.

  • Why Houseboating Relieves Stress

    Houseboating reduces stress and helps your relax. Who knew?