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Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Paris
Paris
London
London

Sailing ships

Captain Cooper's Sustainable Sailing Experience
Rental from $1044 Per night
Ruim en comfortabel schip De Hester
Rental from $1971 Per night
Ambiance
Rental from $1806 Per night

Ambiance

the Netherlands, Stavoren 34 Sleeps, (New houseboat)

Amsterdam adventure
Rental from $547 Per night

Recent reviews

Juul

We spent a pleasant week aboard this very well equipped barge. We appreciated José's welcome, his availability and of course these very filling and very good breakfast baskets. Smells of cocoa among the mills and superb sunsets.

Joël, France

Happiness together

For a first experience in a Boathouse, this one was excellent. After a day wandering the streets of Amsterdam, it's very pleasant to relax in peace on the terrace facing the canal. In addition we had decent weather all week. We recommend this rental. Another big thank you to Roelie for her welcome. Isabelle and Bruno

Isabelle, France

El Diamante - Central, spacious and luxurious houseboat

We had a lovely stay in El Diamante, centrally located close to the Central Station, but still quiet and peaceful. We were 4 people and 3 generations. Everything was working fine. Everything we needed was there. The host, Noa, was very helpful, friendly and service minded.

Eva, Norway

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Rent a houseboat and make your holiday unforgettable!

We believe that where you stay is a big part of your holiday experience. We are proud to share the largest selection of boats, (sailing) ships, barges and yachts from around the world. Each and every one of these floating homes is unique and will surely contribute to an unforgettable vacation.


Your options are endless. Ever thought of a houseboat holiday in Amsterdam, a bed and breakfast boat in Paris or a relaxing luxurious floating getaway on the Thames in London? Each of these cities offers a wide variety of floating homes. Or why not rent an authentic spice boat in India, a luxury cruiser on one of the great lakes in America or a narrow boat in England? Experiencing your holiday from a houseboat is nothing like anything you've ever done before. Pick your holiday destination, hire a houseboat and be welcome aboard!


Why book with us?

We are specialized in houseboats and offer the widest selection of amazing houseboat rentals from around the world. Lots of them are exclusively available through us. At Bookahouseboat.com you're not only booking a place to stay, but also an experience. From wonderfully renovated traditional ships, barges or rafts to the most exclusive floating villa’s with hotel like experiences. Booking and paying for your holiday is safe and simple through our website. And remember, customer care is of paramount importance to us. Always glad to help!


Sailor Taylor Service

Choosing the right houseboat can be a challenge. Therefore we have a Sailor Taylor Service: tell us your needs and we will send you a handpicked selection. Just send us a message and share your requirements: which dates, how many guests, the city or country you would like to go to and any other wishes you may have. We look forward to finding the best possible houseboat for your trip!


What makes us stand out?

* Really great support before, during and after your stay.
* We know houseboats and love to share our experience with you.
* We pay the owner/host 2 days after check in, so your payment is 100% safe.
* Pay in 2 installments, depending on the time until check-in, the payment arrangements are 25-75%, 50-50% or 100%.
* Booking is easy, safe and simple - a great way to start your houseboat holiday.
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Thanks for booking with us. And wherever you go: we wish you an unforgettable houseboat holiday!

Peps Co-Founder Bookahouseboat.com

Captain Peps

Co-Founder Bookahouseboat.com

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