Houseboat Hire South Africa


Vacationing at a hotel or camping has its plus sides, but why opt for something typical and run of the mill?  Houseboats offer a unique experience for families, couples or individuals that simply can’t be matched when staying in a hotel.  The gentle rocking motion of being on water, coupled with the natural beauty surrounding you will calm your mind and relax your body.  If that isn’t enough, you’ll be saving yourself from the extra hassle of transporting your water activity equipment back and forth every time you fancy a dip.

Celestial Gift Experiences have lovingly sourced beautiful houseboat getaways for you to enjoy.  Operating since 2005, Celestial Gifts are the number one experiences experts in South Africa.  Each package has been carefully vetted by the Bucket List Genie herself and comes with a Happiness Guarantee to ensure the highest of standards are always met.

Located within the grounds of the Emerald Casino, the Luxury Houseboat Experience Overnight for Four on the Vaal River is the perfect mini-break for friends, family, colleagues or as an incentive award for a job well done.  The two double luxury cabins are both ensuite, complete with plug points, DSTV, hot running water and Queen size beds.  This self-catering package boasts an open plan kitchen fully equipped with all the necessary items to ensure your stay is comfortable and stress-free.  When you are ready for relaxation watch the sun as it sets beyond the horizon as you braai and feast at the dining table on the open deck.  Then, sit back, and take in the splendour all around, from the stars above as they twinkle and dance, to the reflections on the water below.

For those with a bit more time on their hands, the Two Nights Luxury Houseboat for Six in Langebaan is a fantastic houseboat experience. Located inside the West Coast National Park, nature lovers will be in awe of the sheer views and abundance of birds and wildlife.  The six-sleeper family houseboats are ideal for larger family gatherings, or friends and are guaranteed to make any occasion a special one.  Why share the pool, bar, restaurant with strangers when you can adhere to social distancing without compromising on luxury. Comfortable and stylish, you won’t be disappointed.  The kitchen is fully equipped including a gas oven, microwave and fridge.  The dining and braai facilities are well laid out and are spacious giving you the full living on water experience.

So look no further.  Houseboats have become the premier social distancing vacation experience.  They’re unique, fun and convenient making them the ideal experience for everyone.  To book your luxury houseboat, or for more information, visit  A friendly, knowledgeable agent is on hand to answer any queries you may have.














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Everyone has a bucket list of things they want to do in their lifetimes, whether it is a single momentous achievement or a long list of experiences they want to mark off to say "been there, done that". Odette is one of those people with a bucket list that reads like a phone book and she wholeheartedly chases down every adventure.

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