20 Stunning Houseboats You Can Rent On Airbnb

When planning your next vacation, why not try stunning views waking up right on the water? You can do this by spending your stay in a floating oasis, like one of these cool houseboats. Airbnb offers a wide variety of floating rooms to rent temporarily, and they have all of the amenities you get from hotel rooms.

There are options for however many guests you've got coming along with you, whether you're traveling alone or have a dozen family members tagging along. Each of these houseboats offers something different, from gorgeous lake views to large decks for sunbathing and yoga. There is sure to be an option that will inspire you to travel. Indeed, there are options for houseboats all over the world, but these 20 houseboats are all within the United States and Canada. Whether you're staying on the east coast or the west coast, you're sure to find a favorite destination below.

1. Designer houseboat in Hollywood Beach, Florida

Whether you're going out on a romantic adventure or staying alone, this two bedroom floating paradise awaits. The night views are stunning, and so is the rooftop deck. The deck has a gorgeous patio and a canopy bed. Explore the waters with the paddle boat and paddle boards that are included with your stay.

2. Cute cabin in Portland, Oregan

This adorable cabin houseboat will leave you feeling relaxed on your one- or two-person vacation. Docked at Tomahawk Island Marina, you can enjoy the stunning sights and sounds of a lake with quick access to all of the things Portland has to offer.

3. Floating cottage in Port Carling, Ontario

If you're taking the whole family on vacation or going for a group outing, this stunningly large floating cottage sleeps eight. With an outdoor patio and a screened-in dining area, you have plenty of entertainment options on this houseboat.

4. Luxury houseboat in Orange Park, Florida

This luxurious Airbnb has a modern condo-esque look and feel to it. There is room for four guests in this two-story stunner. There is no oven, so expect to do some grilling if you stay here.

5. Serene houseboat in Colfax, Louisiana

If you're looking for both quiet serenity with stunning views of nature and a rustic vacation, this houseboat in Louisiana is a great choice. This Airbnb sleeps two, but you'll have to walk about 40 yards when you need to use the bathroom.

6. Full-size floating cabin Cadiz, Kentucky

If you want to feel like you're living in a luxurious house while floating on the water, this spacious houseboat is the perfect destination. Not only is there room for a dozen guests, but the covered deck up top is stunning. There's plenty of party space at this Airbnb, too.

7. Stunning views from Oregon City, Oregon

Quaint but spacious, this beautiful houseboat has a stunning scenic view and a relaxing hot tub. This Airbnb sleeps up to eight guests. The 3,000 foot cedar deck surrounding the house gives you ample space to fish, view wildlife, and enjoy the fresh lake air.

8. Luxury inside and out in New Orleans, Louisiana

From the stunning spiral staircase leading to the upper deck to the beauty inside, this luxury houseboat is magnificent. The stylish home sleep up to six guests and is only a fifteen minute jog from the French Quarter.

9. A home on the move in Quebec, Canada

While many of the houseboats available on Airbnb stay anchored during your stay, this boat can be used to navigate around the lake when you're awake. It does host small quarters, but sleeps up to four people.

10. Floating paradise in Port Carling, Ontario

Make your trip to Canada a special one by renting this fabulous houseboat on Airbnb. It sleeps up to eight people and has everything you need for a home away from home. 

11. Floating luxury in Irmo, South Carolina

This houseboat looks like a big floating RV. You'll feel like you're on a luxury cruise and be stunned by the amazing upper deck. This boat sleeps up to six guests.

12. Stunning dockside home in Wilmington, North Carolina

This beautiful, small, floating two-story home sleeps up to six people. If you're looking for a fun Airbnb experience, you'll enjoy being docked at this location. 

13. Fancy yacht in Austin, Texas

You can rent this yacht by the hour or for overnight stays through Airbnb. It sleeps up to a dozen guests. Even more beautiful than the boat itself, the views are stunning.

14. Cute houseboat in Sausalito, California

This California houseboat is as cute as a button. It sleeps two and comes with use of bikes and kayaks, so you can truly enjoy exploring on your vacation.

15. Purple paradise in Vancouver, Washington

This purple paradise in Washington state offers delightful views of nature and space for up to six guests. With Portland only minutes away, this houseboat is the perfect place to get a quiet night's sleep before enjoying the city's sights and sounds. 

16. Calm seclusion in Sitka, Alaska

This floating "caboose" on Airbnb may not appear to much from the outside, and looks like grandma's living room on the inside, but it offers stunning views in complete privacy in Alaska. This houseboat sleeps up to six guests.

17. Float around in Saugatuck, Michigan

Take time out on the calm waters of Saugatuck, Michigan, in this beautiful floathouse that sleeps up to four guests. Not only do you have access to kayaks for exploring, but there is a park and swimming pool nearby for enjoyment.

18. Mini floating retreat in Lake Ann, Michigan

Experience small-space living in this delightful little two-person houseboat. You can tool around the lake and enjoy the stunning nature views. This tiny place packs a punch with a murphy bed, small bathroom, and dry kitchen.

19. Rustic beauty in Newtown, Connecticut

Two guests will enjoy sleeping in this rustic river getaway. This Airbnb includes access to a beautiful stone bar and stunning scenery.

20. Floating tent in Saint Charles, Missouri

Turn your camping trip into a stunning getaway by staying in a floating tent. This spacious tent sleeps up to two guests and is beautiful inside.