These Folks Have Got You Covered

April 2015 Feature Austa Cook

If you’re headed to the cool, glittering waters of Lake Cumberland, Ken., you’re sure to be serviced by the best of people.

For one, the folks at Lee’s Ford Marina know what a houseboater needs and wants and are eager to accommodate their guests with slip rentals, a boat repair crew, and a complete ship store that sets you up with everything from the necessities of bumpers to the flair of Icandy designer swimwear.

Also make a point to talk with the folks at BuyaBoat if you’re in the market for buying your own houseboat, as they have tons of beautiful options offered with the best deal in mind. 

Their website,, is brimming with resources to help you feel comfortable making a big decision. Replete with detailed information and all the pictures you’ll need to get a good look at each houseboat currently listed in their expansive inventory, the brokers at BuyaBoat are ready to help you attain whichever vessel catches your eye. Find answers to the common questions you’ll run into on their FAQ page, or give them a call at 606-636-6427. With their sales, expertise, and inventory continually expanding, you’ll quickly find out how intricately these folks know houseboats and how willing they are to help.

Though houseboats are the specialty here, they also sell cruisers, runabouts, and other vessels depending on your interest. And if you’re in the market to sell rather than buy, these brokers are ready to help you take care of the details in transferring ownership with helpful sincerity. They go out of their way to emulate exactly what their slogan says: “We’re your broker—not your competition!”

BuyaBoat also keeps you connected with hot industry news, offers key boating tips, and informs you on insurance and financing options. After all, the aim of BuyaBoat is to get you out on the water so you can enjoy the pleasures of the boating lifestyle. 

If renting is more what you’re after, you can also check out Lee’s Ford Marina's options in a variety of sizes to fit a variety of needs for the adventurous who love hitting the waves in a PWC. This marina offers PWCs from double-deck pontoons for the family cruiser to fishing boats for the angler and cabin cruisers for the luxury-seekers. And don’t miss out on the dining experience to be had at the award-winning, nationally-recognized Harbor Restaurant. While the dining atmosphere inside is bright and relaxed, this restaurant also offers to-go meals, carry-out, and delivery to all cabins and slips if you’re in a mood to enjoy your culinary experience somewhere private outside, with the fresh breeze blowing off the lake and the sunset surrounding you.

Your experience will be so rich, you’ll definitely find yourself wanting to stay.

First and last photos credited to Lee's Ford Marina, middle two photos credited to BuyaBoat

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