2017 Rates at a Glance            

May 15 - June 8, (including May long weekend, when you get an extra complimentary day!) SPRING
June 9 – July 6 VALUE
July 7 – August 21 SUMMER
August 22 – Sept 3 VALUE
Sept 4 – Sept 30 FALL

                                                      

Enjoy the vacation of a lifetime for as low as $18 per day, per person!

**Lifeboat 1 is an emergency response vessel which operates on the Shuswap Lake system. This boat is a lifesaver and is supported by donations. Corporately, Waterway supports the rescue boat and we will add a $10 per sailing charge to assist in this funding as well.  

HOUSEBOAT   SPRING VALUE SUMMER FALL

MIRAGE 40-sleeps 10 - 2000 model
Midweek 4 Day $1,399 $2,165 $2,660 $1,430
Weekend 3 Day $1,435 $2,165 $2,410 $1,515
Week 7 Days $2,085 $3,060 $4,085 $2,250
 

MIRAGE 42 - sleeps 10 - 2004 model

 
Midweek 4 Day $1,495 $2,405 $2,950 $1,585
Weekend 3 Day $1,590 $2,405 $2,675 $1,680
Week 7 Days $2,315 $3,399 $4,535 $2,495
 

MIRAGE 44 - sleeps 10 - 2004 model
Midweek 4 Day $1,495 $2,405 $2,950 $1,585
Weekend 3 Day $1,590 $2,405 $2,675 $1,680
Week 7 Days $2,315 $3,399 $4,535 $2,495
 

MIRAGE 54 - sleeps 14 - 1998-2000 model

Most 54s renovated for the 2016 season!
 
Midweek 4 Day $1,720 $2,765 $3,390 $1,825
Weekend 3 Day $1,825 $2,765 $3,075 $1,930
Week 7 Days $2,660 $3,915 $5,220 $2,870
 

MIRAGE 56 - sleeps 14 - 2000-2005 model
Midweek 4 Day $1,915 $3,075 $3,770 $2,030
Weekend 3 Day $2,030 $3,075 $3,420 $2,145
Week 7 Days $2,960 $4,350 $5,799 $3,190

 


MIRAGE 65 - sleeps 22 - 2000-2001 model
Midweek 4 Day $2,395 $3,845 $4,720 $2,540
Weekend 3 Day $2,545 $3,845 $4,285 $2,685
Week 7 Days $3,699 $5,445 $7,260 $3,995
 

MIRAGE 65U - sleeps 22 - 2001 model
Midweek 4 Day $2,620 $4,210 $5,160 $2,785
Weekend 3 Day $2,785 $4,210 $4,690 $2,940
Week 7 Days $4,055 $5,960 $7,945 $4,370
 


MIRAGE 66 - sleeps 24 - 2002 model

 

Midweek 4 Day $3,810 $6,115 $7,500 $4,045
Weekend 3 Day $4,045 $6,115 $6,810 $4,275
Week 7 Days $5,885 $8,660 $11,545 $6,350
 

GENESIS 60 - sleeps 16 - 2004-2006 model
Midweek 4 Day $2,950 $4,740 $5,815 $3,130
Weekend 3 Day $3,135 $4,740 $5,275 $3,305
Week 7 Days $4,560 $6,710 $8,945 $4,920
 

Genesis 66 - sleeps 24 - 2005-2008 model
Midweek 4 Day $4,435 $7,120 $8,730 $4,705
Weekend 3 Day $4,705 $7,120 $7,930 $4,970
Week 7 Days $6,850 $10,075 $13,435 $7,385
 

GENESIS 70 - sleeps 16 - 2003-2004 model
Midweek 4 Day $2,770 $4,445 $5,455 $2,940
Weekend 3 Day $2,940 $4,445 $4,950 $3,110
Week 7 Days $4,280 $6,295 $8,395 $4,615
 


GENESIS 75 - sleeps 20 - Tube Slide -
2004-2005 model

Midweek 4 Day $3,695 $5,935 $7,275 $3,920
Weekend 3 Day $3,920 $5,935 $6,605 $4,140
Week 7 Days $5,715 $8,399 $11,199 $6,160
 


GENESIS 75 - sleeps 20 - Regular Slide
2003 model

Midweek 4 Day $3,485 $5,605 $6,875 $3,699
Weekend 3 Day $3,699 $5,605 $5,240 $3,910
Week 7 Days $5,395 $7,930 $10,570 $5,815
 

Largest Houseboat on the Shuswap!
LEGACY 94 - sleeps 30
2007-2008 model
Midweek 4 Day $6,599 $10,599 $12,995 $6,999
Weekend 3 Day $6,999 $10,599 $11,799 $7,399
Week 7 Days $10,199 $14,995 $19,995 $10,995
 

* Exchange rate given is the rate Waterway gives, as of January 29, 2017. The rate fluctuates and we will update our rate regularly. The rate you see on your credit card statement is the rate charged by the credit card company and will represent the rate on the day of the charge. The amount charged at the time of each payment on your houseboat will be charged at the current rate on the date of that payment.

PLEASE NOTE: The time on the boats includes 3 nights in the 4 day package, 2 nights in the 3 day package and 6 nights in the 7 day package. Purchase of the extra night is available through the Bon Voyage or Early Board Programmes.
Rental rates do not include applicable taxes.

Boarding Times

AM Sailings: 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon or when boat is fully serviced.
Bon Voyage: 6:00 - 8:00 PM or when boat is fully serviced. ** Captains must be on site for orientation prior to 6 PM
Early Board: 8:00 - 10:00 PM or when boat is fully serviced. Captains must be on site for orientation no later than 9 PM

 

** Bon Voyage sailings may be limited to Mara Lake on the night of departure, especially as light wanes later in the season or in the event of unavoidable late departures. We offer the Bon Voyage program from June 10 to September 2, due to the amount of daylight available. If for some reason we can not get you sailing before nightfall, you will be refunded the difference between the Bon Voyage and Early Board programs.

Bon Voyage

This program allows you to board your houseboat a day (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm) prior to your scheduled departure date and leave our docks that evening an hour before sun sets. We do not offer the program before June 1st, or after August 31st, due to the amount of daylight available. All prices subject to applicable taxes.

  • Mirage 40, Mirage 42, Mirage 44, Mirage 54, Mirage 56 - Additional fee of $475 plus tax, plus 1 day insurance.
  • Mirage 60, Mirage 65/65U, Mirage 66, Genesis 60,Genesis 70 and Genesis 75 - Additional fee of $549 plus tax, plus 1 day insurance.
  • The Legacy 94 is not available in the Bon Voyage programme.

Early Board

This program allows you to board your houseboat the evening (8:00 pm - 10:00 pm) prior to your scheduled departure date and stay on your boat on our docks allowing you to leave on your vacation the next morning. All prices subject to applicable taxes.

  • Mirage 40, Mirage42, Mirage 44, Mirage 54, Mirage 56 - Additional fee of $399 plus tax.
  • Mirage 60, Mirage 65/65U, Mirage 66, Genesis 60, Genesis 70 and Genesis 75 - Additional fee of $475 plus tax.
  • The Legacy 94 has a fee of $599 plus tax.

This program allows you to board your houseboat the evening prior to your scheduled departure date. The advantages are many: It is considerably less expensive than motel lodgings for several people

You can complete your paperwork, get your gear on board, receive your orientation on operation, then relax for an enjoyable evening on the dock.

In the morning you will be able to depart as soon as you receive your instructions on boat handling and operation
Early Board Times 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm (or when your boat is fully serviced)

Please note: Captains must be available prior to 9 PM for orientation. If this is not done, departure may be delayed the following morning.

Return Times For This Programme Are: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

These optional boarding programmes are available on a limited basis, book early to avoid disappointment.

Please note: Your reservation cannot be confirmed until a $750 reservation deposit has been received.

*** PLEASE NOTE: The times above are our goal, but we are at the mercy of a number of factors, including but not limited to the time our previous guests return to dock, the opening of the railway bridge, weather situations, etc. Please help us by adhering to your return time. We will do everything we can to meet or exceed the above times and thank you for your patience.