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Shasta Lake Houseboats

There are a number of different good marina’s offering houseboats for rent around Shasta Lake.  Antler’s Marina is the closest to our collection of lakefront fully furnished homes.  Below you will find a list of information for these houseboat rentals.  If you do not see what you like, please consider one of our lakefront homes next to the marina providing you the comforts of a home next to the water and marina.  We also have a comparison following on this webpage.

Sugarloaf Resort (Marina)*
Next to our homes, but no houseboats
(530) 238-8200
Lakeshore Drive – map

Antlers Resort & Marina*
The closet marina to our homes that ahs Houseboats.
(530) 238-2553   or   1-800-238-3924
Antlers Road – map


Silverthorn Resort*
(530) 275-1571   or   1-800-332-3044
Silverthorn Road – map

Jones Valley Resort*
(530) 275-7950   or   1-833-474-2782
Jones Valley Marina Drive – map

Bridge Bay Resort
(530) 275-3021   or   1-800-752-9669
Bridge Bay Road – map

Shasta Marina Resort (at Packers Bay)
(530) 238-2284   or   1-800-959-3359
Packers Bay Road – map

Holiday Harbor
(530) 238-2383   or   1-800-776-2628
Shasta Caverns Road – map

Digger Bay Marina
(530) 275-3072   or   1-800-752-9669
Digger Bay Road – map

*  We recommend based on past experience.  Prior to discovering lakefront vacations homes, we use to houseboat.


Houseboats vs. Lakefront Homes

Experience Shasta Lake the Smart Way: Shasta Lakeshore Retreat vs. Houseboats

If you’re planning a fantastic getaway to Shasta Lake, the choice between a houseboat and a Shasta Lakeshore Retreat vacation home depends on what you are looking for but you should be aware of the clear benefits of staying at one of our Retreats:

1. Ample Space: Let’s start with space – our vacation homes offer significantly more room than houseboats. Enjoy a spacious retreat where your family can relax, spread out, and savor the comforts of home.

2. All-Weather Comfort: Say goodbye to the noise and fumes of a generator for air conditioning. Our homes feature central air conditioning and heating, ensuring a comfortable stay, no matter the weather.

3. Fully Equipped: We provide everything you need, from bedding and linens to towels and many essential supplies. You don’t have to worry about packing your whole house – we’ve got you covered.

4. Safety: For families with children or elderly members, safety is paramount. Shasta Lakeshore Retreat offers safer environments for your loved ones, with easily accessible amenities and no risk of falling into the lake.

5. Proximity to the Water: While you enjoy the comfort of a vacation home, you’re still incredibly close to the water. Many of our homes are lakefront or have breathtaking lake views, so you’re never far from the beauty of Shasta Lake.

6. Lower Prices: Houseboats can be expensive. With Shasta Lakeshore Retreat, you’ll find that you can enjoy all the lake has to offer without breaking the bank.

So, whether you’re looking for a comfortable family vacation, a relaxing retreat, or an affordable getaway, the Shasta Lakeshore Retreat vacation homes provide the best option for enjoying Shasta Lake. Don’t miss out – book your stay today and discover why so many visitors prefer our retreats to houseboats.

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Video Overview of our Lakefront Homes

Video Tours of Lakefront Homes:

Shasta Lake Lodging including Lakefront Homes
Shasta Lakeshore Retreat Lodging
Shasta Lake Lodging that is Lakefront