Houseboat Rental Policies
All reservations are for a minimum of 3 days. No reservations will be held without deposit.
The full charter fee in addition to deposit is due before boarding. Your reservation deposit will be held as a damage deposit until return of the boat to our dock. For an additional fee of $10 to $20 per day you can limit your financial liability for accidental damage.
Items included in rental: Kitchen cooking utensils and dishes, pots/pans, pillows and blankets, deck furniture, charcoal grill, ice chest, and life preservers.
Items not included in rental: Fishing boat and motor, towels, bed sheets, food supplies, gas and insurance.
Handy things to bring: Cellular phone, portable radio, camera, binoculars, cards and games, reading material, suntan lotion, insect spray, rain gear, fishing equipment, sleeping bags, dish towels.
Available at extra charge: Fishing boats and motors, canoes, linen packs consisting of bed sheets and towels, damage insurance, gas, bait, ice and fishing licenses!
|9.8 hp motor
|16 ft. Guide Boat w/40 H.P. Motor (with electric trolling motor, steering console, live well, & depth finder) Reservation deposit $100
16′ Deluxe Guide Boat w/ 50 H.P. Motor (w/electric trolling motor, steering console, live well & depth finder). This boat is a bit wider and deeper than standard guide boat. Reservation deposit $100
|Kayak 9′ Old Town
|19 ft. Aluminum Canoe
|20 ft. Ultra Sport Pontoon boat and motor
||$90/half day – $150/full day, $750 week
|22 ft. Ultra Sport Pontoon boat and motor
||$100/half day – $175/full day, $875/week
|Linen Package (sheet, bath towel, hand towel and wash cloth)
*Additional adults $20/day, $100/week. Children half price. Pets $20/day, $100/week.
*Houseboats subject to 8.375% Minn. State and local Tax and fees plus 3% service charge.
DEPOSIT REFUNDS – Your deposit is nonrefundable unless notification is received 60 days prior to arrival. With timely notice, all deposits will be returned less a $50 cancellation fee. If less than 60 days notice, all advance funds will be forfeited unless we can re-book your entire rental dates. You can be held responsible for the full cost of houseboat rental if cancelled with in 30 days of trip. No refunds will be given for early departure. Once within the non cancellation period (60 days) you are financially responsible for the entire time and space booked. The Bear Trap deposit is non refundable.