Portland, Oregon, is a great place for adventure seekers. It is a crowded city, yet it has so many attractions that tourists look forward to. There are awesome wine and drinking establishments that you may visit, nearby wonders of nature to check out, and witness the hipster and liberal culture the people of Portland has. The city is quite unique and the slogan “Keep Portland Weird” promoted the culture, expression, and unique lifestyle of the locals. While you’re here, Portland Japanese Garden, Oaks Amusement Park, and Old Town Chinatown are a few of the many places a lot of tourists and locals really love to visit. However, what you should really witness are the water bodies as Portland is primarily a shipping port. For a restful stay check into any of the top Airbnb houseboats in Portland, Oregon, which we’ve listed down below.
This charming little houseboat can accommodate up to four guests and has two bedrooms. Its location is perfect as you get to explore the island cafe which is a floating restaurant and bar just across the houseboat. Plus, the waterfront allows you to enjoy a cool breeze. You’ll enjoy the facilities included here such as free parking, Wifi, indoor fireplace, cable television, kitchen, patio, and a barbeque grill. You can also use the kayaks and life vests provided by the host.
Floating holiday homePortland, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewstv was great ; wifi availableboth sides offer water view and comfortable seatinginstant hot water heater for excellent showerbeing right on the water is magical and the home is very comfortableexcellent space-plenty of room and the kayaks where an extra plusclean cozy and fun place to staythe house was clean and comfortablethe house was super clean and the beds cozy as can besuper clean and comfortable with most anything you needmark’s place was super clean
Host:kayaks are a bonus great hostgreat home and host everything you needthis is a lovely home host and floating home experiencemark is a wonderful hosthe is quick and helpful prior to our arrivalRead more reviewsthe location was easy to findclose enough to portland to explore but far enough away to relax and get away from the cityperfect location with boats all around and the island cafe nearbyit's a great location and perfect for a few friends to gatherthe neighbors are close and friendly very supportive
Comfortable is one word to describe how you may feel in this cabin-like houseboat. You’ll enjoy the peace and quiet the place brings. The houseboat is stylish, spacious, and kept clean for every guest. As for the amenities, you’ll get to use the Wifi, airconditioning, kitchen, balcony, and a waterfront view of the lake. Have some fun by using the kayaks provided at the accommodation - a great way to spend your time. The houseboat is perfect for two guests.
TOMAHAWK ISLAND COZY HOUSEBOATPortland, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewsit has all the amenities you could want and was very cozy and cutethe most beautiful houseboat very spacious and comfortableoverall very pleased with my stay it was peaceful cozy and ever so relaxing- i didn’t want to leavethe tv is mounted across from the bed for easy and comfortable entertainmentthe place is clean cozy and adorablebeautiful location and space very clean great communication and cozy atmosphereextremely clean extremly hospitable very warm and cozyvery clean accurate description and cozysuper clean and super cozy we loved this place most definitely going to rent this again
Host:great space and wonderful hostsloved staying there the harbor master tom was also very kindkathryn was a wonderful host kept in contact and quickly responded to any questions that we hadgreat place we love unique stays like this and kathryn was extremely hospitableRead more reviewsbest location and so peacefulthe location is close to the airport and right outside of portland for great accessthe location is perfect for exploring portlandabsolutely perfect so close to portland and vancouvercute place enjoyed the stay
This beautiful cozy home is set in front of a stunning river. With an open porch, you can witness views to die for. This home fits up to two guests and features one bathroom, two beds, and a shared bath. Amenities you can enjoy are Wifi, indoor fireplace, television, air conditioning, laptop-friendly workspace, and a kitchen. You’ll love the porch wherein you can just read a book, enjoy a cup of coffee, and just relax by the couch. Adventurers can rent a kayak from right across the river. The owners also have cats so from time to time you will receive quick greetings from the furballs. It’s also a 20-minute drive to the airport.
Inspiring Floating Home on the Columbia River!Portland, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewsit was clean and ready for our staythe house was really clean and the cats were cutethe space is a 10 so beautifully decorated and spotlessgreat deck for watching the water happenings super clean and stylish
Host:tressa was a great hosttressa was a great hostvery respectful of our privacy and very accommodating to our needshosts (including the 2 cats) were friendly and helpfulwonderful host such great hospitality and an accurate description of the spaceRead more reviewsbeautiful place and locationthe house and location are incredibly beautifulwhat a fun location on the waterawesome spot quiet comfortable good location near the airportgreat relaxing location everything was just as i expected and i would stay there again
At first glance, you’ll be surprised at the unique colors and structure. It exudes romance and charms you both on the outside with cool pink and blue shades and on the inside with a homey ambience. The high-ceiling design allows you to feel more comfortable and airy. Amenities included here are Wifi, television, air conditioning, washing machine, kitchen, and a patio. The houseboat can host four guests and has one bedroom. It’s also walking distance from shopping stores and restaurants which makes it convenient and accessible for guests.
Unique, Romantic and Fun Floating House!Portland, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewsthe views were stunning and the bed was comfortablegreat amenities and comfy bedwe wanted to enjoy the view so we had breakfast in the housebeautiful views cute decor and cozycutest float home you could hope for very cozy great views fun ducksit was clean and had everything we neededvery clean and comfortable alternative lodging experiencethe inside was clean and we'll organizedbright comfortable clean and charmingflamingo house is peaceful and lovely - a clean unique and special space
Host:david was very welcoming and hospitabledavid was a great host very accommodating and extremely responsivethe host was a great communicator and very helpfuldavid was kind enough to let us check in early in the morningdavid was very communicative during a small storm and made sure everything was safe and secure for usRead more reviewscute place and great location for our needsgreat location and very relaxinggreat place in a fun locationgreat location very unique propertywill try again in the summer so i can enjoy the location and features a bit more
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Feel at peace with yourself as the houseboat brings you closer to nature. The property is quite rustic and is complete with creature comforts that afford a nice gateway. Wifi, dryer, air conditioning television, kitchen, and barbecue grill are a few of the many amenities you can use. There are a number of things you can do such as relax at the porch and listen to the birds, go fishing or kayaking, and see the wildlife like otters, frogs, ducks, and other animals. This accommodation is perfect for those traveling in big groups as it can fit up to six guests.
RiverLife RefugeVancouver, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe heaters work great we actually enjoyed the trains which are frequent and loudandy's place is clean and comfortablevery clean andy was very honest and up front about the home which was appreciated
Host:unique place to stay the host were helpful and friendlycommunication with the host was excellent as wellRead more reviewsthe location is absolutely beautifulwill definitely return in the future perfect location for in and out of portland and for exploringwonderful location right on the water very easy check-in and checkoutgreat introduction to river life very unique and quirky place for those who are adventurous
This small and cozy houseboat is perfect for a group of four. It has one room and two beds. The houseboat is quite isolated so it’s really peaceful and calming for those wanting to get away from the busy city. Every day you’ll fall in love with the view of the Willamette River and the breath of fresh air. Downtown Portland and other must-visits in the area are easily accessible from the houseboat. You’ll also feel safe and secure. While you’re here you can use the Wifi, indoor fireplace, television, air conditioning, kitchen, and barbecue grill. Access to the lake and ski-in and ski-out provisions are also available.
Tiny Floating Vacation Home ( The Minnow )Oregon City, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewsi particularly enjoyed sleeping up in the loft bed when the rain was really coming downthe bed is comfortable and cozygreat clean quiet space to relaxit was extremely cleanperfect little house well appointed and very cleanadorable hidden gem well decorated impeccably clean with helpful caretakers on sitesuper cool clean and just dope
Host:the caretaker was kind and accommodating and the place was fully equippedjim the marina care taker was great; very helpful with suppling me with watercraftalso joyce and the caretaker on site were amazing and very helpfuljim was very helpful as he replaced batteries in the tv remote and was quite friendlysuch a cool different kind of experience and we are already thinking about when we will come backRead more reviewsi’ve stayed at this location before and found both trips to wonderfulmain street in nearby oregon city is a nice place to visitnice place we enjoy our time in this house
The stunning views you can enjoy from the deck is definitely worth the price. The house is very modern and spacious and can accommodate up to 10 people. You’ll be able to enjoy a lot of activities while you’re here such as fishing from the deck, campfire with your family, swimming or waterskiing off the deck, get a tan, and a lot more. You also have access to Wifi, indoor fireplace, television, air conditioning, and family-friendly features like children’s books and high chairs. You’ll fall in love with the deck area because of the sense of the serenity and peace it brings.
Floating Vacation Home Featured on Travel ChannelOregon City, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewsbeds are so comfy there is plenty of space the fire pit on the water is gorgeousthe beds are all comfortablethe sheets/bedding and pillows were so nice the kitchen was the best stocked i’ve ever experiencedsuper clean large living areasit's clean and beautifully decorated inside and we had everything we needed for our staywe loved our stay at the floating home it was clean quite and just what we neededthe home is spacious clean and a wonderful experience
Host:craig was super responsive and helpfulthe caretaker was very attentive and helpfuljoyce the owner made sure all details are taken care of as wellthe caretaker gary is absolutely amazinggary the caretaker is the most helpful and cheerful personRead more reviewssuch a fun location beautiful and relaxingstunning location home has everything you need and plenty of spacecouldn’t be happier and so thankful for the time together at this perfect placetruly an amazing place to stay
This stylish home for eight guests is a great place to unwind for a vacation. The place is immaculately done up and the restaurants are just within a walking distance. Amenities included are Wifi, television, air conditioning, hot tub, kitchen with basic utilities, patio, and a barbecue grill. You can enjoy the most beautiful views from the patio. You can even jump from the patio into the water to experience a relaxing swim. Aside from swimming, you can use the canoes and kayaks to explore the river. Fishing is also a great past time where you can either borrow or bring your own fishing poles. From time to time you’ll also be able to see some geese and ducks.
Floating - Bungalow - near PortlandOregon City, Oregon, United States
Top guest reviewsloved the christmas tree next to the window warm and comfortable on the rainy daysthe kitchen was stocked very well which made staying there much easiersuch a beautiful spot house was impeccably clean and comfortablethe house is super clean and seems newly remodeled
Host:joyce was a fantastic hostthe caretakers who live onsite gary and linna so friendly and an absolute joy to meetjoyce was so easy to work with and very accommodatingRead more reviewsgreat location on the riverwhat an absolutely wonderful locationthe location was good for usit’s very close to historic oregon city which was a pleasant bonusthis is an amazing location and home very relaxing and comfortable with everything you need
This newly remodeled house is a great place for those seeking a peaceful and private getaway. This accommodation is close to the city yet close to breathtaking nature. You get to see and appreciate wildlife. Capitalize on the French doors as you luxuriate in the views. There is also a private deck area, where you can sit down and just relax by the water. There are also other activities such a kayaking, paddleboarding, biking, and even boating. Aside from these amenities, there is a television, Wifi, air conditioning, and a dining area. The houseboat can accommodate up to two guests and has one bathroom. During your free time, you can also enjoy the two-person Jacuzzi and unwind.
Floating Home on the ColumbiaVancouver, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewssit on the cozy deck and enjoy the ambiancethe bed was super comfy and had a lovely view of the water right from bedquiet retreata simple comfortable room on the water with a private bathsuch a beautiful setting nicely appointed room and friendly hoststhe bath tub is huge and double shower heads were a plusroom was clean and comfortable and as picturedclean newly remodeled delightful private room and baththe space was as advertised: clean private room feet from the (website hidden by airbnb) was perfect
Host:thank you hostdaniel and stacey were very friendlythe hosts went above and beyond to make sure we were comfortablevery welcoming host and relaxing placedaniel and stacey greeted us on arrival and were very responsive via texts throughout our stayRead more reviewsa unique peaceful getaway that’s still close to downtown vancouver/portland areagreat location close to city but wonderful natural area quiet and uniqueit is such a unique spot in a beautiful location with easy access to portland and surrounding areasthis place is incredible you are literally on the water nice and quietgreat place to spend a nice and quiet night
A waterfront view is always so stunning
There are gorgeous views that you can admire from the deck of your houseboat. These views allow guests to feel at peace and even forget about the busy city for a while. When you stay on a houseboat you can go for a refreshing swim, try your luck at fishing, have fun with the kayaks and canoes, or just relax by the deck and breathe in the cool breeze. It’s also a plus that a lot of houseboats are very well equipped and charming. So choose the one that suits your purpose and plan your itinerary accordingly.
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