Big Rideau Lake Houseboats has been in operation since 1996, we are located in the Heart of the Rideau Lakes & Rideau Canal Waterway on the largest of all the Lakes the Big Rideau Lake Portland Ontario ,The best location to start your waterway getaway from, immediately upon arrival are the spectacular panoramic veiws and crystal clear waters we are renowed to have on the Award Winning #2 UNNESSCO World Historical Site of Rideau Lakes & Rideau Canal Waterway , Within minutes of our marina you can be swimming, fishing, touring in the kayaks to watching turtles sun bathing and numberous wild life who also enjoy this unique tranquil environment. Prepare a meal with your catch of the day on the gas BBQ , and relax onboard & anchor in a quiet bay for the afternoon, dock for the night at the many historical locks along the way with many islands, hidden bays, fish sanctuaries, hundreds of miles of picturesque lakes & canals. We offer two complimently single Kayaks for each houseboat vacation to explore the wonderful wildlife sanctuaries which you can only experience by kayaking into these shallow waters . There are historical towns in very tranquil settings along the way, offering excellent restaurants, shops, groceries & bait stores. Every town is unique, all renowned for excellent services to visitors. You will know at the end of your vacation, why Rideau Lakes waterway is named the # 2 UNESSCO waterway in the world.
The Rideau Canal and Lakes water way is 202km long, and joined via a very sophisticated locking system between Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, and the city of Kingston. The very helpful lock personal are always there to help transition your vessel through the locks .
Since 1996 , Big Rideau Lake Boat Rentals has been a very run family business and known in the Industry for having high quality boat and best equipped boats . While on charter we are available 24/7 for service. We pride ourselves with having extraordinary service and go beyond normal standards to make your vacation a very memorable experience.