Hire a houseboat on the Tweed

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You are invited to experience a houseboat holiday, cruising at your leisure, enjoying the beautiful Tweed River.

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Welcome To Berger Houseboats

Whether it’s a romantic holiday for two, a group celebration, a school holiday break, or a weekend escape, we have the houseboat for your holiday. A houseboat holiday is one of the most relaxing holidays you can have and you are totally in charge.  BBQ boat day hire is also now available!

No boat licence or boating experience is required, we supply all information and training required. The ultimate, relaxing holiday! With roomy interiors and large outdoor decks, our houseboats are ideal for family holidays and group get-togethers. Group multi houseboat hires are available – just ask! The largest range of houseboats, with a variety of sizes and styles, catering to your requirements and budget – for a couple or a group.

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Why Choose Berger Houseboats

Proudly Australian owned and truly a family business, with six members of the immediate family working with us. Berger Houseboat Holidays operates the most modern, spacious fleet of houseboats available to cruise the Tweed River in NSW, just south of the Gold Coast. Fleet established by the current owner in 1994 and with 30 years experience, we are the most experienced houseboat operators on the Tweed River.

Our Fleet

Modern Spacious Houseboats

Berger Houseboat Holidays is proud to operate the most modern and spacious fleet of house-boats, the widest range to choose from, now with 15 vessels available to cruise the Tweed River in New South Wales, just south of the Gold Coast.

We work hard to offer you the best range of well-maintained, well-presented houseboats on the Tweed River striving to give you the best house boating experience possible.

Pacific Blue

Creates a whole new category of houseboat on the Tweed River. She stands out as the only one in her class.

12 Berth

Ocean Spirit

You asked for it and here she is, another spa houseboat on the Tweed River!

12 Berth

Island Dream

One of our most recent additions to the fleet. Island Dream is ready for your next houseboat adventure!

12 Berth


A lovely large vessel with all her cabins downstairs and a great entertaining area upstairs. Not only does she have a solid roof over two-thirds of the upper deck (front area) she also has protective clears (clear vinyl) surrounds.

12 Berth

Blue Bayou

Blue Bayou is Kalinda’s twin sister, so again a large vessel with all her cabins downstairs and a great entertaining area upstairs.

12 Berth

Gypsea Belle

Gypsea Belle gives you the feeling of space as soon as you enter her, and with a range of onboard entertainment, she’s ideal houseboat for a family and some friends.

12 Berth

Image Anne

Image Anne is a lovely spacious houseboat and with a maximum capacity of 12 is great for families, larger groups or just those who like the extra room.

12 Berth

Paradise II

Paradise II is our most recent addition to the fleet. Newly refurbished, she is all set ready to go for your next houseboat adventure along the beautiful Tweed River!

10 Berth

JFS Rhyanna

JFS Rhyanna was first launched in July 2010 and is the newest houseboat on the Tweed River. She has three separate bedrooms, all doubles and if you need the extra bed, there is a double sofa bed in the lounge room.

8 Berth

Marie Claire

Marie Claire is a modern fully equipped houseboat perfect for your family getaway on the Tweed River!

7 Berth

Misty Blue

Misty Blue is a lovely houseboat, small enough not to intimidate the inexperienced and large enough to give plenty of room.

9 Berth


With all the room you’d find on a larger houseboat but still giving you that “boaty” feel, Wavebreak is the perfect boat for your next fishing adventure or family holiday!

4 Berth


Wanderer is a lovely open planned houseboat. With walk-around decks she is great for fishing and fly bridge controls mean that the captain is not isolated from any activities.

6 Berth


Patricia is a welcomed new addition to our fleet, featuring walk around decks – making her the perfect boat for your fishing adventure!

6 Berth

Runaway Bear

Runaway Bear is a lovely boat with a great open feel. She is great for a couple, having a permanent double bed and open plan.

2 Berth

Not sure which houseboat you should hire or just want to make that initial enquiry?

Give us a call now.
(07) 5524 3222

Relaxing with friends, fishing or enjoying the spa.

Cruise the beautiful Tweed River

The Tweed is an uncluttered, peaceful river with an abundance of bird life, nature reserves and tranquil waterholes, Escape the hustle and bustle of busy streets and waterways and relax and unwind on our peaceful river. Or if you prefer, there is an array of shops, galleries, museums, clubs and taverns dotted all along the riverbank, fully accessible by your dingy which is complimentary with the hire of your houseboat.


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