Rates

Now booking for 2015!

2015 Rental Rates:

Please call 417 988-1387 to check availability.

4 Bedroom (Sleeps 10)
April 17 -May 21 May 21 – Aug 21
Sept 4 -Sept 7
Aug 21 -Oct 19
Excludes Labor Day
3 nights (Fri-Mon or Mon-Thurs) $1,690 $2,890 $2,090
4 nights (Thurs-Mon or Mon-Fri) $1,990 $3,290 $2,390
7 nights (TH-TH or F-F) $3,490 $4,990 $3,490
6 Bedroom (Sleeps 14)
April 17 -May 21 May 21 – Aug 21
Sept 4 -Sept 7
Aug 21 -Oct 19
Excludes Labor Day
3 nights (Fri-Mon or Mon-Thurs) $2,290 $3,990 $2,890
4 nights (Thurs-Mon or Mon-Fri) $2,690 $4,490 $3,290
7 nights (TH-TH or F-F) $4,590 $6,490 $4,590
7 Bedroom (Sleeps 16)
April 17 -May 21 May 21 – Aug 21
Sept 4 -Sept 7
Aug 21 -Oct 19
Excludes Labor Day
3 nights (Fri-Mon or Mon-Thurs) $2,690 $4,390 $3,290
4 nights (Thurs-Mon or Mon-Fri) $3,090 $4,990 $3,690
7 nights (TH-TH or F-F) $4,990 $6,990 $4,990

 

 

Rental Policy

Rental periods are as follows:

  • 3 nights -  from Friday afternoon – Monday morning  or Monday afternoon -Thursday morning
  • 4 nights -  from Monday afternoon – Friday morning or Thursday afternoon-Monday morning
  • 7 nights –  from  Friday afternoon- Friday morning, Thursday afternoon to Thursday morning

Boarding time is between 2:00 and 5:00 PM on the first day of your rental period.  The houseboat needs to be returned full of gas, pumped out, and returned to slip before 10:00 AM on the last day of your rental period.

Reservations:

  • Reservations can be made by calling 417-988-1387.
  • A $500.00 security deposit, due upon booking, confirms your houseboat reservation. Upon receipt of your deposit, a rental confirmation will be mailed to you. The confirmation needs to be signed and is due back in our office along with the total amount of the rental fee 60 days prior to departure. If reservation is made less than 60 days prior to departure, the full amount of rental fee plus the security deposit is due at time reservation is made.
  • If full rental payment is not received at least 60 days before departure date, your reservation will be considered cancelled and your entire deposit will be forfeited.
  •  If the houseboat is returned in satisfactory condition, the security deposit will be returned within 10 days of the trips end.
  • Deposits and rental payments can be made by major credit cards, cash, check, or certified check. Make checks payable to: Five Star Houseboat Vacations LLC and mail to: Five Star Houseboat Vacations, PO Box 1030, Kimberling City, MO 65686.

Cancellations:

  • If you must cancel, notify us at least 60 days before your departure date. Your deposit will be refunded less a $150 cancellation fee.
  • All cancellations made in less than 60 days of rental period will lose the total deposit and rental fees.
  • All rescheduling must be made prior to 45 days of rental period. Customers may reschedule in the same calendar year only.

Rental requirements:

  • No experience necessary.
  • Must be 25 years of age.
  • Persons born after Jan. 1, 1984 must have a Missouri boater’s license (or equivalent from another state) in order to operate the houseboat. (Can be obtained by going to www.boat-ed.com)
  • Must have a valid major credit card.
  • No pets please.
  • Smoking is NOT permitted inside any boat.
  • We supply towels, wash clothes, linens, comforters, and 2 pillows per bed at no extra charge.
  • Satellite TV with DISH network is included at no charge.
  • Renter is responsible for all damages. We do NOT offer a damage waiver.
  • Rental fees do not include tax or fuel.
  • All houseboats are full of fuel at time of departure. You will be responsible for filling the fuel tanks at the end of your trip.
  • Rates subject to change.