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The best way to enjoy cruising on the Tweed Rivers is by a houseboat! Rent the "Jean" houseboat for 10 passengers for as low as AUD $225 per night or AUD $675 per 3 nights on weekends (Off Peak Season). The houseboat comes all the comforts for a perfect vacation! Jean is fully equipped for your requirements with walk-around decks and full upstairs deck with helm controls Features Include: • Walk-around decks – gives you that extra room and great for fishing • Flybridge controls on upper deck so the skipper can enjoy the sites along the river • Open plan living / sleeping – no separate bedrooms • 4 bunk beds, bottom bunks can open up to make double beds • Couch in lounge converts to double bed • Dining table converts to double bed • Doonas & pillows provided • All windows insect screened • Fully equipped kitchen with 220L Fridge/Freezer, 4 burner gas hob/oven/grill • Shower & toilet • Colour television, DVD Player, CD player (MP3 & • I-Pod compatible) • Piped music to upper deck • Electric anchor winch to lower and raise anchor • Limited 240 volt power system – operate small appliances like mobile phone chargers, nebulisers, video camera chargers, IPads, laptops (no hairdryers) • Fully carpeted upper deck with BBQ, outdoor table setting, sunloungers • Motor 40 HP 2 stroke Seasonal Rates: Off Peak Season (May 1 - August 31) • Weekend (Fri - Mon 3 Nights) $675 • Midweek (4 Nights) $675 • Midweek (3 Nights) $595 • Midweek (2 Nights) $495 • 7 Nights $975 • Longweekend Gazetted $750 Normal Season (except April - no 2 or 3 nights) • Weekend (Fri-Mon 3 Nights) $750 • Midweek (4 Nights) $750 • Midweek (3 Nights) $680 • Midweek (2 Nights) $575 • 7 Nights $1100 • Longweekend Gazetted $950 Peak Season (Dec 1 - Jan 31) • Weekend (Fri- Mon 3 Nights) $975 • Midweek (4 Nights) $975 • 7 Nights $1500 • Longweekend Gazetted $990 Special Events Rates Easter Weekend (Thursday to Tuesday) • Longweekend Gazetted $1595 Christmas Week (21st - 28th Dec) • 7 Nights $2000 New Year Week (28th Dec - 4th Jan) • 7 Nights $2200 Extras: • Fuel Rate: $25 per engine hour • Security Bond: $500 Additional Services: • Dinghy Outboard Motor - Weekend $70 - Midweek $70 - 7 Days $85 • Stand-Up Paddle Board - Weekend $120 - Midweek $120 - 7 Days $150 • Double Kayak - Weekend $130 - Midweek $130 - 7 Days $180 • Linen Hire $15 per set (set of double sheets, 2 x bathroom towels) • Bait, Tackle & Ice $4.00 per bag • Fishing rods and basic tackle can be hired at $10 per rod for the entire time of your holiday Additional Notes: • Weekend Hire - Friday till Monday 9 am • Midweek Hire - Monday till Friday 9 am • Week Hire - Monday till Monday or Friday till Friday If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
We are a family owned and operated a business - offering our customers the best service possible. We pride ourselves on our personal friendly service - Contact us old fashioned - but your business is important to us. We own and operate our houseboats, therefore special attention is given to providing good clean and serviced houseboats. We offer you the only houseboat on the Tweed River with a spa bath on the top deck.We offer you the only houseboat on the Tweed River offering six bedrooms and two bathrooms - great for large families. We are the best and proud of it - that is what our customers tell us.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
Terms of Hire Houseboat boarding is from the Tweed Marina, River Terrace, Tweed Heads 1. No licence is required, but the hirer must be over twenty one (21) years of age. 2. Passengers must not exceed the number of surveyed berths. 3. No pets, firearms or fireworks are permitted on board by law. 4. The houseboats are not permitted to travel after sunset or before sunrise. 5. The houseboats are not to dock at marina’s, public jetties or wharves. Use the tender/dinghy for transfers. 6. The hirer will obey all instructions and navigational rules and stay within the waters of the Tweed River as per NSW Maritime Survey Certificate 7. If the hirer is found to be acting in a manner which could cause damage to the houseboat or other vessels, acting contrary to hire agreement or NSW Maritime regulations, passengers can be evicted from the houseboat with no refund of hire. 8. If any malfunction of the houseboat, motor or accessories, damage or loss of equipment occurs, the hirer will notify the management as soon as possible. 9. If a call out is due to the hirer’s negligence, a call out fee will be payable. 10. The houseboat and tender boat is to be returned in a clean and tidy state, or an additional fee of $100 per hour for cleaning will be charged. 11. Late returns will be charged at $100 per hour, or part thereof. 12. Houseboat boarding is from the Tweed Marina, River Terrace, Tweed Heads Booking Terms Cancellation Policy Cancellations made within 30 days of departure date, incur a 100