Houseboat Ownership
  • Bravada Partners With Volvo Penta

    Luxury houseboat manufacturer Bravada Yachts selected Volvo Penta as the propulsion provider of choice for the builder’s new Atlas V Series 80 x 22 custom lake houseboat, Invictus,

  • Houseboat Houseplants

    Learn how to grow fresh greens right aboard your houseboat.

  • The Little Mermaid and Houseboats

    Mermaid Tami has been making a splash in the Mansfield, Ohio, area for the past four years.

  • Catamaran Houseboat Tour

    For some people, living on land just doesn’t have the same appeal as living out on the water does, so these guys converted this catamaran into their new home!

  • Doing It Our Way

    It started with tent camping at Lake Powell for Mark and Sandy Venuti, but now they've graduated to houseboating and they love it!

  • The Riverloft

    East Coast Houseboats is proud to introduce their latest houseboat model: the Riverloft.

  • From Start To Finish

    Although the Kennedy family has owned houseboats before, this is the first time they’ve ever custom built one from start to finish. In the end they’re getting exactly what they wanted—a completely customized Bravada houseboat.


Houseboat Vacations
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    Seven Points Marina

    As the largest full-service marina in Pennsylvania, Seven Points Marina has everything you could need for a summer full of fun.

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    Benefits of Renting a Houseboat

    A houseboat offers the ideal option to make the most of your vacation.

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    Pleasure Cove Marina

    This past July, the Magda family and their friends and relatives experienced renting a houseboat for the first time at Pleasure Cove Marina in Napa, Calif., and they were completely blown away.

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    Houseboat Essentials

    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.

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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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    Best Houseboating Lakes in the United States

    After asking avid houseboating fans which were their favorite lakes to houseboat on, the votes revealed the truth about which lakes really are the best.

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    Booking a Houseboat Vacation

    Here are some of the biggest mistakes to avoid when booking a houseboat vacation.

Houseboat Lifestyle
  • Kids On Board

    When you live on your houseboat with family, life gets richer for Mom, Dad and the kids. No matter where you are, life must go on. That means chores and, of course, education.

  • Peace and Quiet

    Here's a closer look at boat noise laws.

  • 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.

  • Houseboats vs. Cruisers

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

  • Lasting Moments

    It’s impossible to go houseboating and not make some of your best memories.

  • Houseboaters: A Rare Kind Of Breed

    I’ve said this before: boaters are some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet. If you’re in trouble on the water, all you have to do is start waving your hands and someone will quickly make it over to help.

  • Noé Launches High-End, Low-Energy Houseboat

    The French company Noé has launched its environmentally friendly houseboat onto the UK market.