Thinking of taking a much-needed holiday? Why not take one that allows you to leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind? Better yet, why not take one where you’ll get to relax and enjoy nature’s beauty? Well, read on to see how you can do just that with houseboat holidays.  

It is a proven fact that we all want to have that special time where we can get to relax and unwind. Furthermore, we want to be able to take time off from lives’ hustle and bustle. It is with this that many opt to go for vacations or holidays. Regardless of how you view it, vacations or holidays allows one to not only relax, have fun and unwind but also leave his/her life’s hustle and bustle behind. Despite this fact however, it is good to point out that not all vacations or holidays can deliver when it comes to relaxation, fun, nature’s beauty and many at once.

One vacation or holiday however that does deliver on a number of these is a houseboat holiday. Houseboat holidays are ideal for anyone looking to relax and unwind during their holiday or simply just enjoy their holiday.

In Australia, houseboat holidays are even more ideal thanks to its diverse and breathtaking scenic sites. As a nature lover, a houseboat holiday for you in Australia is the perfect holiday. Whether its scenic sites along the Mighty Murray River or a houseboat holiday in Mildura, you are sure to enjoy it. Having said that, below I’ll get to look at why houseboat holidays are the best. To properly do this, this post gets to highlight some of the benefits of taking a vacation or houseboat holiday. Hence, if you are travelling to Australia or you are already there and searching for an ideal vacation, look no further.

Why Houseboat Holidays Are Best

There are a number of reasons why houseboat holidays or vacations are best. To better point this out this post highlights the following;

  • Activities
  • Nature
  • Fun
  • Family/Friend Time

Houseboat Holiday Activities

Top on the list of why houseboat holidays are the best is activities. In particular activities on board the houseboat. With a houseboat holiday, you get the opportunity to try out new fun activities. Even better, it is highly likely that you are yet to try out these activities. Furthermore, they are better played with friends or family members. This way, you’ll be able to fully engage everyone during your holiday.

So what are these activities? Well, you can arrange for deck parties. Depending on the crowd you are with, you can opt to make as extra as possible. There is also an option conducting water activities. For these, it is best to have with you a lifeguard this is especially important if you have kids taking part. If you really love spending time on the water, you can go for a boat ride or cannoning.         

Nature’s Beauty

If you are a nature lover then a houseboat holiday is ideal for you. With houseboat holidays, you’ll be able to really enjoy what nature has to offer. While on your holiday, you can enjoy both wildlife and beautiful scenery. This is more so the case with Houseboat holidays along the Murray River or Adelaide River. A plus with these two rivers is that they are all rich and versatile when it comes to nature and wildlife. Why is this a plus? Well, you won’t have to make different trips to enjoy both wildlife and natural ecstasy.

In addition to the scenic beauty and wildlife, you can opt to turn your holiday into an adventure. This you can do by including water sports on your holiday. Opting for houseboat holidays with certain companies offers an added advantage. For instance, going for houseboat holidays with Foxtail Houseboats gives you an opportunity to enjoy the serenity of the river while relaxing at the same time.    

Fun Holiday

Another plus that comes with taking up a houseboat holiday is the amount of fun you’ll have. Unlike regular holidays with pre-planned schedules that are very rigid, you need not have any schedule with houseboat holidays for you to enjoy your holiday. In addition, there are no sight-seeing arrangements you must adhere to. Even better there is no rush for you to visit any place for you to enjoy yourself.

Some of the things you can do while onboard to enjoy yourself include basking on the deck. Simply lie down and soak in the sun’s ray. You can also choose to cuddle up with a loved one and relax during your holiday. Those who love entertaining themselves indoors have the option of watching movies. If you love to read, you have the option of taking your book and reading it in the cabin.    

Family/Friend Time

Are you planning to go on holiday with your family members? Or maybe you are planning to go with your friends? Well, either way, houseboat holidays make it very easy for you to do just that. With a houseboat holiday, you are able to do just that. Even better, you can do that without necessarily spending too much money.

In general, houseboats can easily accommodate many people at once. However, it is always best to get in touch with a houseboat company well in advance to know their capacity limit. This way, you’ll be sure that no one will be left behind and most importantly you’ll be comfortable during your trip.  

While a houseboat holiday is an option right now, it is important that you book the right houseboat. If you are not sure on how to best book or prepare for a houseboat holiday simply contact Foxtail Houseboats. Foxtail will help you enjoy your houseboat holiday in style, comfort, peace, solace and serenity. Foxtail Houseboats will also throw in a few tips on how best to make your holiday adventurous and exciting. With a diverse fleet of houseboats, you are sure to find one that fits your need. Whether you are after something luxurious or a houseboat to accommodate a large family, Foxtail has it.

To contact Foxtail Houseboats simply dial 0418 400 201. There is also an option of getting in touch with Foxtail Houseboats via email by using