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4 Picturesque Houseboats to Book on Airbnb This Summer

4 Picturesque Houseboats to Book on Airbnb This Summer

Have you ever wanted to go on vacation and have all your worries float away? Us too. This is why we’ve collected the best and most luxurious Canadian houseboats for rent so that you can enjoy your ultimate (sea)scape.


Houseboats for Rent in Canada

Whether you’re looking to plunge into the icy waters of Quebec lakes or the deep west coast, there’s something for every aquatic adventurer. These houseboats are expertly designed with the weather and environment in mind. Coastal and cozy, all the amenities you love from home are but a short surf away. So if oceanside opulence is your thing, you’ll love these houseboats on Airbnb.

Related: Buying a Second Home? What You Need to Know in 2023

A houseboat in the forest in Quebec

MiniBora N°2: Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval, QC

Meet your new summer getaway. This serene private houseboat is only a short trip away from downtown. Complete with all the luxury fix-ins you could ever want, from a wood-burning fireplace to a gorgeous view, this houseboat has it all. If you’re looking for a complete escape into nature, this would be your best bet.

Book this hygge houseboat and view the full listing here.

Related: How a Montreal Couple Built a Cottage on a Quaint Quebec Acreage

A houseboat in Quebec, Canada

Port de Québec: Québec City, QC

If you happen to venture East of Montreal, you’ll hit the gorgeous city of Québec. Rich with history, culture and houseboats! This anchored accommodation sits right in the Port of Québec marina with stunning views of the cityscape. The best part is those stunning nighttime views of the city illuminated against the calm waters, perfect for the romantic at heart.

Book this haute houseboat and view the full listing here.

Houseboats alongside the Vancouver harbour.

Oceanfront Blue Wolf Home: Vancouver, BC

These are what design dreams are made of. This stunning spa-like oceanside retreat is the pearl of the Vancouver harbour.  Oceanfront Blue Wolf Home is a two-floor houseboat that offers the most modern design equipped with Miele appliances, a luxurious bathroom and an open-concept living space. This home is mere minutes from local galleries and restaurants and makes for the perfect weekend getaway with partners. So what are you waiting for?

Book this homey houseboat and view the full listing here.


Related: What I Learned Moving from Saskatchewan to Toronto and Now Vancouver

Colourful houseboats in Vancouver.

Sailor’s View: North Vancouver, BC

According to one Airbnb guest (who also happens to be an astronaut), this is the “best Airbnb stay on Earth.” This grand two-story home is an absolute gem. Outfitted with the best in home appliances, vaulted beamed ceilings and a gorgeous view to boot, why would you ever want to leave? Truly, this Airbnb has it all.

Book this beautiful houseboat and view the full listing here.

Related: 4 Tiny Homes in Canada You’ll Want to Book on Airbnb This Spring

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