The Backwater Lodge Houseboat

The Backwater Lodge is an outdoors-themed 12 passenger houseboat. Get in touch with nature when you cruise the scenic Upper Mississippi on the Backwater Lodge. Only at BOATELS. Call 800-747-BOAT or 563-873-9613 to reserve your houseboat adventure today.

Amenities12 Passenger
Wide Body
10 Passenger
Wide Body
4/6 Passenger
Layout
SizeBoat size: 57' x 15'
Cabin size: 38' x 14'
Boat size: 54' x 15'
Cabin size 37' x 14'
Boat size: 46' x 14'
Cabin size: 29' x 13'
BedsSleeps 12 people
Five queen size beds
Queen size sofa sleeper
Sleeps 10 people
Five queen size beds
Queen size sofa sleeper
Sleeps 4-6 people
One queen size bed
Two twin size beds (small bunk beds)
Queen size sofa sleeper
CookingGas grill
Microwave
Toaster
Blender
Coffee maker

Dinnerware set
• 12 Dinner Plates
• 12 Bowls
• 12 Coffee Cups
• 12 Plastic Cups
• 12 Forks
• 12 Spoons
• 12 Butter Knives
• 12 Steak Knives

Cookware set
• 8" Saute Pan
• 9" Deep Saute Pan
• 11" Square Griddle
• 1 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 2 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 3 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 4 Qt Dutch Oven w/Lid
Gas grill
Microwave
Toaster
Blender
Coffee maker

Dinnerware set
• 10 Dinner Plates
• 10 Bowls
• 10 Coffee Cups
• 10 Plastic Cups
• 10 Forks
• 10 Spoons
• 10 Butter Knives
• 10 Steak Knives

Cookware set
• 8" Saute Pan
• 9" Deep Saute Pan
• 11" Square Griddle
• 1 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 2 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 3 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 4 Qt Dutch Oven w/Lid
Gas grill
Microwave
Toaster
Blender
Coffee maker

Dinnerware set
• 6 Dinner Plates
• 6 Bowls
• 6 Coffee Cups
• 6 Plastic Cups
• 6 Forks
• 6 Spoons
• 6 Butter Knives
• 6 Steak Knives

Cookware set
• 8" Saute Pan
• 9" Deep Saute Pan
• 11" Square Griddle
• 1 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 2 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 3 Qt Sauce Pan w/Lid
• 4 Qt Dutch Oven w/Lid
EntertainmentWater Slide
DVD Player
Stereo
Water Slide
DVD Player
Stereo
Water slide
DVD Player
Stereo
Other AmenitiesGenerator
Air conditioner
Heater
Marine radio
Covered front deck with
seating and propane grill
2 Heads
Spiral stairs to top deck
w/seating
115 HP Motor
90 Gallon water tank
90 Gallon fuel tank
Generator
Air conditioner
Heater
Marine radio
Covered front deck with
seating and propane grill
2 Heads
Spiral stairs to top deck
w/seating
115 HP Motor
90 Gallon water tank
90 Gallon fuel tank
Generator
Air conditioner
Heater
Marine radio
Covered front deck with
seating and propane grill
2 Heads
Spiral stairs to top deck
w/seating
115 HP Motor
90 Gallon water tank
90 Gallon fuel tank
Our BoatsBackwater LodgeMississippi Pearl
Drunken Coconut
Reel Inn

LOW SEASON HOUSEBOAT RATES
May 13 - June 3 and September 4 - October 21

HouseboatMidweek/
Weekend
Weekly
#54 Reel Inn
4/6 passenger
$999$1,699
#60 Mississippi Pearl
10 Passenger
$1,486$2,510
#61 Drunken Coconut
10 Passenger
$1,486$2,510
#62 Backwater Lodge
12 Passenger
$1,795$2,935

MID SEASON HOUSEBOAT RATES
June 4 - June 24 and August 20 - September 2

HouseboatMidweek/
Weekend

Weekly
#54 Reel Inn
4/6 passenger
$999$1,699
#60 Mississippi Pearl
10 Passenger
$1,790$2,860
#61 Drunken Coconut
10 Passenger
$1,790$2,860
#62 Backwater Lodge
12 Passenger
$1,995$3,105

HIGH SEASON HOUSEBOAT RATES
June 25 - August 19

HouseboatMidweek/
Weekend
Weekly
#54 Reel Inn
4/6 passenger
$999$1,699
#60 Mississippi Pearl
10 Passenger
$2,211$3,243
#61 Drunken Coconut
10 Passenger
$2,211$3,243
#62 Backwater Lodge
12 Passenger
$2,585$4,125

Rental Schedule

Weekend: Friday- to Sunday
Midweek: Monday to Thursday
Weekly: Monday to Sunday

Boarding and Return Times

#62 Backwater Lodge: Board @ 10:00 AM; Return @1:00 PM
#61 Drunken Coconut: Board @ 11:00 AM; Return @ 2:00 PM
#60 Mississippi Pearl: Board @12:00 PM; Return @3:00 PM
#54 Reel Inn: Board @ 1:00 PM; Return @ 4:00 PM
* Early boarding available after 6:00 PM Thursday/Sunday for an additional fee
* All Times Central Standard Time
* $500.00 Reservation/Security deposit due within 10 days of making reservations.
* Damage waiver available for small additional charge; may be purchased to cover Boatels rental equipment

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