Happy Days Houseboats
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Happy Days Houseboats

Kawarthas/Trent-Severn Waterway
Bobcaygeon, Ontario
Happy Days Houseboats


Canada
Happy Days Houseboats is less than two hours northeast of Toronto located on the Trent Severn Waterway in the Kawarthas. The Trent Severn Waterway is a national historic site managed by Parks Canada and stretches 386 kilometres through lakes and rivers linked by more than 40 locks in south-central Ontario.

The Kawartha region is a boater’s paradise with scenic waters and easy navigation. Along the way you will enjoy the many lakes and rivers and have the opportunity to stop at marinas and take in shopping, dining and attractions.

Happy Days Houseboats is known for their service and providing an excellent vacation. They provide an informative website to answer most of all your questions.



Houseboats:
Happy Days Houseboats offers a large number of boats available in seven excellent models to choose from. Each houseboat includes:
  • One to four private bedrooms
  • Fully-equipped kitchen that includes a stove, oven, refrigerator, utensils, dishes, glassware, pots & pans
  • Bathroom with toilet, shower and sink
  • Dining area
  • Heating system
  • BBQ
  • Lowrance GPS/Depth Finder
  • Deck chairs
  • Bimini tops on all boats
  • Waterslide on all 6, 8, 10 and luxury models
  • Safety equipment

Rental Periods:
  • 3 day weekend
  • 4 day mid-week
  • 7 day full week

Experience Required:
Previous experience is not required. You will be provided instruction on operating the houseboat and safety requirements. Prior to departure you will be provided a safety checklist for review. Be sure to ask any questions if you are not sure. Once completed you will be issued a temporary license that is good for your trip. You will need to keep this document readily available if request by officials. You must be 25 years of age or older and hold a valid driver’s license to drive the houseboat.

Experience Required:
Previous experience is not required. You will be provided instruction on operating the houseboat and safety requirements. Prior to departure you will be provided a safety checklist for review. Be sure to ask any questions if you are not sure. Once completed you will be issued a temporary license that is good for your trip. You will need to keep this document readily available if request by officials. You must be 25 years of age or older and hold a valid driver’s license to drive the houseboat.

Licensing:

You do not require a boating license (Pleasure Craft Operator Card) to rent a houseboat. Prior to departure you will be provided a safety checklist for review. Be sure to ask any questions if you are not sure. Once completed you will be issued a temporary license that is good for your trip. You will need to keep this document readily available if request by officials.

If you wish to obtain your Pleasure Craft Operator Card you can do so on line. For more details:

Pleasure Craft Licence

Electrical Outlets:
All house boats are equipped with an inverter system. There is a 110V and 12V outlet on all house boats. The inverter system has limited electrical capacity but will power breathing machines, laptops, a fan, cell phones and low-wattage hair dryers.

What to Bring:

For a complete list of suggested items to bring check out the checklist.

What to Bring


Linens:
Linens not included. Available for a charge - $100 per double bed package

Pets:
No, however there are some exceptions. $25/day-$100/week. Dogs are not permitted on the Luxury model. Contact Happy Days Houseboats for more details.

Additional Costs:
There are a number of additional costs that you should budget for during your vacation and will depend on the duration of your trip and the distance traveled. Each operator has different policies and should be discussed directly with them. Some costs to will or may include:
  • Fuel
  • Oil
  • Propane
  • Pumpout
  • Insurance

Other Rental Items Available:
  • Small boats
  • Kayaks
  • Canoes
  • Paddle boards
  • Aqua Lilly Pad

Area Activities:
  • Swimming
  • Fishing

Contact Information:
Happy Days Houseboat Rental Ltd.
5 Colony Road,
Bobcaygeon, Ontario
K0M 1A0
705-738-2201
[email protected]


Location Address:
Happy Days Houseboat Rental
5 Colony Road,
Bobcaygeon, Ontario
K0M 1A0




Driving Distances/Time From:
Toronto: 152 km / 94.7 miles – 1 h 38 min Montreal: 506 km / 314 miles – 4 h 50 min Ottawa: 316 km / 196 miles 3 h 34 min Boston: 913 km / 568 miles – 8 h 24 min New York City: 827 km / 514 miles- 7 h 49 min

Number models:
7