Rent the 38ft Blue Houseboat for 6 People in Gananoque, Ontario
Experience a unique vacation in Thousand Island! Rent a houseboat with sleeping capacity of up to 6 people. Rates as low as $225 CAD per night (3 Nights Minimum). Rates: For fly bridge add $100 Weekly • April 29, 2017 - May 24, 2017: $1150 • May 25, 2017 - June 14, 2017: $1450 • June 15, 2017 - July 12, 2017: $1600 • July 13, 2017 - August 23, 2017: $1750 • August 24, 2017 - September 13, 2017: $1600 • September 14, 2017 - September 27, 2017: $1400 • September 28, 2017 - October 18, 2017: $1150 Weekend • April 29, 2017 - May 24, 2017: $675 • May 25, 2017 - June 14, 2017: $750 • June 15, 2017 - July 12, 2017: $850 • July 13, 2017 - August 23, 2017: $950 • August 24, 2017 - September 13, 2017: $850 • September 14, 2017 - October 18, 2017: $675 Long Weekend • April 29, 2017 - May 24, 2017: $875 • May 25, 2017 - June 14, 2017: $950 • June 15, 2017 - July 12, 2017: $1050 • July 13, 2017 - August 23, 2017: $1150 • August 24, 2017 - September 13, 2017: $1050 • September 14, 2017 - October 18, 2017: $875 Mid Week • April 29, 2017 - May 24, 2017: $875 • May 25, 2017 - June 14, 2017: $950 • June 15, 2017 - July 12, 2017: $1050 • July 13, 2017 - August 23, 2017: $1150 • August 24, 2017 - September 13, 2017: $1050 • September 14, 2017 - October 18, 2017: $875 Included in Rental Free Dockage at Canadian National Park Islands On-Site Parking Not Included in Rental • Food • Drinks • Towels • Swim and bathroom • Soap • Toiletries • Fuel for motor (gasoline and oil). All rates are quoted in Canadian funds. The rates of renting a houseboat vary depending on the time of year and does not include taxes or the deposit or the cost of gas. What You Can Expect: If you are looking for a unique vacation in the 1000 Islands, you’ve come to the right place. Our houseboat is your floating Thousand Island cottage. It’s the most unique vacation in the 1000 Islands bar none. After all, your views are always changing and no two sunsets need be the same. Whether it is a vacation for the entire family, a bachelor or bachelorette weekend outing or a romantic getaway for two, a houseboat holiday is an unforgettable experience for everyone. Planning a large family reunion? Rent several boats and make it a reunion the entire family will talk about for years. A send-off for your best friend who’s getting married? In your own houseboat, it will be the bachelor’s party like no other. Whatever the reason, a unique vacation in the 1000 Islands like this is one you family or friends will never forget. Want to enjoy the Thousand Islands in your own boat but want someone else to captain? No problem. One of our crew, can captain for you and give you a tour like only the locals can. And come nightfall, he’ll leave you with your boat and rendezvous again with you in the morning. If you are looking for that unique, one-of-a-kind vacation, this is it. Must-sees for first time 1000 Islands houseboating With so much to see and do in the Thousand Islands, it is little wonder many of our customers come back year after year. Here is a list of what many consider the must-sees while visiting the Thousand Islands: • Boldt Castle (even if you don’t enter the US, you can still circle the island in your houseboat and see this local treasure) • Arthur Child Heritage Centre in Gananoque • Antique Boat Museum in Clayton, NY • The Thousand Islands International Bridge (passing underneath you get a sense of what a feat this was to construct) Great 1000 islands swimming spots No summer water vacation is complete without great swimming. Of course, you can swim off your houseboat just about anywhere in the Thousand Islands (except for a couple of places with strong currents but you can see these.) There are also some great beaches such as the west end of Thwartway (Leek) or the west end of Grindstone on the US side. With so many attractions and activities in both the US and Canadian river towns, there is bound to be something that will excite just about anyone. Come to the 1000 Islands and plan on a thousand vacation ideas. Your Gananoque gateway getaway. Gananoque is the gateway to the Thousand Islands and we give you a getaway to the 1000 Islands like no other. We are the only company in the 1000 Island region (Canada and the US) offering houseboat rentals. Discover for yourself why people come back year after year to experience a 1000 Islands houseboat holiday vacation. It is a unique vacation in the 1000 Islands you’ll find no where else. And one you’ll never forget. What To Expect Onboard: Experience living in our 38ft Blue houseboats, your floating 1000 Island cottage. Our houseboats are spacious, comfortable and provide a cottage-like experience right on the river, almost anywhere on the river. In this Blue model, the dining area and galley are midships with the bunks and washroom at the rear. In the privacy door (separating the cabins) is aft of the dining area. The shower is slightly larger. All Models Include • Paneled interior, Foam – filled cushions • Carpets and drapes • Sliding patio door screened windows • Sleeping accommodations for six (two double and two single bunks) • Kitchen with propane refrigerator • Stove-oven, cupboards and stainless steel sink equipped with utensils, glassware, cutlery, dishes, pots and pans, coffee pot. • Hot and cold running water in kitchen and bathroom. • Bathroom with toilet, shower and stainless steel sink. • Four deck chairs • Propane system for cabin heater, water heater, lights, stove-oven, refrigerator and BBQ which is mounted on front rail. • 12-volt, two battery system for interior and exterior lights, navigation lights, water pumps, Extra motor battery with isolator. • Water tank, separate drinking water system for kitchen and bathroom. • 60 hp Mercury outboard motor and controls with 16 gallon fuel system. • Railing around lower deck. • Linen (sheets, pillows, and blankets) • Propane • Safety equipment (life jackets for all on board, first aid kit, 3 fire extinguishers) Suggested items to bring along • Cooler, or ice chest • Battery operated radio • Flashlight • Fishing gear • Camera • Binoculars, • Scuba gear, snorkeling gear etc. Additional Services: Add a kayak or paddleboard to your rental. More ways to enjoy the islands! • 3 Days: $90 • 4 Days: $120 • Weekly: $150
- Captain is not included.
- This vessel is rented without a captain. Customers can operate the vessel.
- 6 guests
- Houseboats & Sleepaboards
We remain a family-run business and maintains a focus on providing exceptional customer service and worry-free, fun-packed Ontario houseboat rentals. We’re your river guides. We know the nooks and crannies, the bays and routes and secrets of the St. Lawrence River and the 1000 Islands. So let our family welcome yours to our backyard: The spectacular Thousand Islands.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Outboard Engine
- CD Player
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
80% refund up to 30 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Terms • Weekly: Monday to Monday, Friday to Friday, Saturday to Saturday (Saturday to Saturday - red model only) • Weekend: 1 pm Friday to 9 am Monday (or Sunday evening) • Long weekend: Add one day at beginning or end of weekend (Thursday to Monday or Friday to Tuesday) • Mid-week: 1 pm of Monday to 9 am of Friday After 30 day, refund is returned only if we are able to re-rent the boat