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A houseboat hire holiday is kind of like a camping trip but with all the mod cons and conveniences there when you need them. Houseboats are surprisingly easy to navigate and with only a driver’s licence, you can become a river captain. Perfect for families and friends, houseboat hire allows you to choose to explore an isolated section of the river, or moor at a town and grab a great steak in a local pub. If that doesn’t float your boat, how about a cruise on one of the Murray’s majestic paddle steamers? The crew takes care of everything for you, so all you have to do is enjoy the meals, the wine and the views.

The Dove Houseboat

From $1400 to $3500

The Dove Houseboat is a great boat to escape for your houseboat holiday with all sorts of features to make your holiday a truly memorable one – its absolute luxury on water.

The Dove is luxuriously appointed without the price tag and is suited to groups of all sizes.

The Dove features four spacious bedrooms, two fully tiled bathrooms including spa and laundry, designer kitchen, entertainment facilities (40 inch LCD, Play station, iPod compatible stereo systems, DVD, board games), large front, rear and top decks all fully furnished, two three seat leather lounges, ten seat marble dining table and with air conditioning and gas heating you couldn't really ask for more.

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Tranquility Houseboat

From $1590 to $3600

Tranquility is moored only one hour from Adelaide. This economical four stroke outboards and 2x75 horse power, and air conditioned 12 berth boat features six queen size beds (convertible to singles), two bathrooms, one with spa bath, two toilets and is wheelchair accessible. The spacious lounge/dine includes LCD television, DVD, CD video, Sony Playstation and iPod dock. The kitchen has the convenience of two fridge/freezers, gas stove and microwave. The front deck, complete with safety fencing, offers a large icebox and barbecue. The rear deck offers a swim platform with ladder. An outdoor entertaining area can be found on the upper sundeck, which has a canopy for shade and top deck six person spa.

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True Blue

From $2600 to $5600

True Blue has a spacious, two storey, open living design.

Large panoramic windows throughout the boat provide maximum views of the river. All rooms are fully air conditioned, insulated and have quality furnishing and fittings.

On the lower deck you will find four large bedrooms, two bathrooms, three toilets plus an outdoor shower. Upstairs there are a further two large bedrooms, a shower and a toilet. There is also a covered upper sundeck with a six person spa pool- a great place to relax and enjoy the views.

The kitchen is fully equipped and the dining table seats 12 people comfortably. The spacious rear lounge has television/DVD/VCR stereo entertainment systems.

Four stroke outboard motors power the boat and an automated sound proof diesel generator located in the rear pontoon, combined with an inverter system, provides 240 volt power throughout the boat.

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Unforgettable Houseboats

From $1750 to $7850

Indulge and discover the mighty Murray River and pamper yourself onboard Australia's most accredited and luxurious hire houseboat.

The Unforgettable Houseboats fleet provide you with pure luxury. These boats offer such facilities as queen and king size bedrooms, fully tiled bathrooms with ensuite facilities, spacious lounge and dining areas complete with cocktail bars and fully equipped gourmet kitchens, sunken spa baths and heated jacuzzis.

Relax and enjoy the great outdoors from the upper sundeck of your houseboat complete with sunshade canopy and watch time go by. Awarded 19 Tourism Awards.

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Whitewater Houseboat

From $3100 to $8000

Whitewater Houseboat offers a new generation of stylish luxury to those expecting an indulgent holiday on the lower Murray River.

This beautiful houseboat has up to six bedrooms, which can sleep up to 12 people in privacy. Offering the very latest in modern appliances, furnishings, electronics and fittings, with stunning decor throughout.

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