The 56' Getaway

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At 56' x 14' the Getaway is a great mid-size boat for renters looking for an economical option with a larger party size. Featuring 4 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, a sun canopy, and a water slide, the Getaway provides a lot of bang for the buck.

The 56' Getaway Features:

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeper loveseat (sleeps 1)
  • 1 1/2 bathrooms
  • TV with DVD Player
  • Barbecue grill on front deck
  • Sun deck stereo (with CD player and MP3 capabilities)
  • Inverter system 
  • Water slide and swim ladder
  • Sun Canopy Top
  • Fly Bridge (without wet bar)

Kitchen Appliances:

  • Electric range with oven
  • Refrigerator w/ ice maker
  • Microwave 
  • Toaster
  • Coffee maker

Kitchen Furnishings / Utensils:

  • Dish Towels & Pot Holders
  • Dish Drainer with Mat & Scrub Sponge
  • Tableware Tray & Paper Towel Holder
  • Kitchen Trash Can & 6 Large Trash Bags
  • 2 Drawer Organizers & 2 Sink Plugs
  • Ice Pick, Corkscrew & Can Opener
  • 2 Non-Stick Spatulas & 2 Rubber Spatulas
  • Soup Ladle, Large Spoon & Slotted Cooking Spoon
  • Measuring Cup & Spoon Set
  • Tea Kettle & Cutting Board
  • 3 Piece BBQ Set & BBQ Brush
  • Cheese Grater, Colander & Vegetable Peeler
  • 4 Marshmallow Forks
  • Paring Knife, Knife/Fork Set & Knife Sharpener
  • Dinner Knives & Steak Knives
  • Mixing Bowl Set & Baking Dish
  • Cookware Set, Serving Platter & Pitcher
  • Skillet, Griddle & Microwave Cookware
  • Forks, Tea Spoons, Table Spoons & Salad Tongs
  • Dinner Plates, Glasses & Cups

Furniture - Indoor & Outdoor:

  • 4 Queen Sized Beds with Pillow Top Mattresses
  • Sleeper Love Seat in Main Living Area
  • Lower helm & captain's chair
  • Dining Table with 6 Chairs

Electronics / Heating & Cooling:

  • TV (with DVD/CD Player and MP3 capabilities and stereo in salon)
  • Water Heater
  • Central Air Conditioning & Heat
  • Power Outlets (110v)
  • Marine VHF 2-way radio
  • Westerbeke generator

Linens (towels, blankets, etc.):

  • Sheets, Blankets, Pillows and Pillow Cases for 8 beds

Bathroom Accessories & Cleaning Supplies :

  • Dust Pan with Broom, Bucket, Mop & Step Stool
  • Vacuum with Attachments & 1 Fly Swatter
  • Kitchen Dish Soap
  • 2 Bathroom Wastebaskets & Bathroom Soap Dishes w/Soap
  • Toilet Brush with Holder & Bio-Degradable Toilet Paper
  • 2 Ash Trays

Safety & Instructional Items:

  • Engine compartment gas fume detector
  • Carbon monoxide (CO) & Smoke alarms
  • Marine VHF 2-way radio (upper/lower station)
  • GPS & Compass
  • Life vests size and quantity per occupants & 2 class 4 USCG Life Rings (Child life vests are fitted at the marina) 
  • Portable fire extinquishers
  • Automatic engine compartment fire supression system
  • Powder coated childproof rails

Mileage & Speed Specifications:

  • 8-10 mph
  • Twin Evintude E-Tek outboard motors

Water / Sewage / Fuel Capacities:

  • 276 Gallon fuel tank
  • 300 Gallon fresh water tank
  • 400 Gallon waste tank
  • 20 gallon water heater

Additional Features:

Each 56' x 14' Getaway houseboat sleeps 9 comfortably and is equipped with the following features, plus a Canopy Top!


*Houseboat daily rental rates vary by marina, season and availability. To calculate current rates on the 56' Getaway as well availability and special offers, visit online houseboat reservations.

Marina Information

GPS Latitude 35° 31.5301'

GPS Longitude -114° -52.1402'

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To obtain this discount (credit before taxes), renter must present valid documentation upon arrival and check in. (Not required to be the primary name on the invoice)

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"Choose Your Fun" on your next houseboat vacation! With this special offer, receive a $300 fuel credit or $300 off your houseboat rental. 

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"Choose Your Fun" on your next houseboat vacation! With this special offer, receive a $300 fuel credit or $300 off your houseboat rental. Want to take advantage of these kind of savings?

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