Do you want to live aboard a boat?

Living aboard a boat as a liveaboard

Living aboard a boat as a liveaboard. What does it involve? What is it like? What do you need to consider when thinking about living aboard a sailboat? This guide for novice liveaboards explains the basics that you need to know to help you get on the right path when looking to live a life on board.

Starting Out As A Liveaboard

Everything you need to know about starting life as a liveaboard...

How To Get Started As a Liveaboard

What Is The Best Way To Get Started Living On A Boat? Ocean View

Living aboard a boat seems like an exciting and fun way to live, but how does the novice get started? What kind of things do you need to begin life on a boat and how do you make the transition from land-living to liveaboard? Our intrepid Editor Captain K answers these questions and more in our guide on how to commence your new life living aboard a sailboat


The Top Liveaboard Pros And Cons

The Top Things To Consider When Looking To Liveaboard A Boat

Liveaboard life can be a rewarding lifestyle but what are the pro's and con's? This beginners guide to living aboard a boat will help you decide whether sailboat living is for you. Our editor, Captain K lists the top plus and minus points about living aboard while keeping it real and supplying the facts. We answer the basics about living aboard a boat.


Liveaboard Guides

Your guide to living aboard a boat...

The Liveaboard Boat Buyer's Checklist

Checklist for buying a boat be careful when you buy your liveaboard boat How to buy a boat? With this definitive boat buyers guide and checklist you will be sure that you are buying the right boat to suit your needs. Buying a sailboat can be fraught with hidden dangers. We aim to help you buy that liveaboard boat with confidence. Never fear, Captain K is here! Read more...

The Boat Sellers Checklist: What You Need To Know

How To Sell A Boat Top Tips #1 Make Sure It's Look Good

So you want to sell your boat but how do you get buyers interested and how can you sell your boat for the best price? This guide will take you through all the important things you need to know when selling a boat. How to present the boat for sale, what to say to potential buyers and importantly, how to behave during the sales process!


Living aboard a boat is a romantic dream for many people. The beautiful sunsets, the endless ocean, the possibility to hoist the anchor and move to a new location. It all sounds very exciting.

For those new to the liveaboard life or just considering life on-board a boat there appears to be a myriad of challenges, so where do you start to learn about liveabord life? The novice Liveaboard is exactly who LiveaboardHQ is for.

We hope to educate and inform and sometimes entertain you while you research and begin your new journey on the oceans. If you need a static mooring, we can help. If you need to buy a boat, we can help with that too.

If you need to figure out how to grow plants on your boat then we have a guide for that. Are you looking to retire as a liveaboard? In fact, anything to do with the Liveaboard life is our business. Let us know what you think and send us a message.

We love to hear from potential liveaboards and or experienced Editor, Captain K is always on-hand to offer advice and guidance to those who are new to the game.