A city in Marin County, Sausalito, California, is a scenic town, famous for its Richardson Bay houseboats, pristine ocean, and rolling foothills and mountains. Visitors can enjoy walking around the city, soaking in the big city views of San Francisco or the Golden Gate Bridge. And, if you are planning a vacation away from the big city, but still enjoy having an amazing view of the city and the ocean from the comfort of your home, Sausalito should be one of your must-visit destinations. For a truly unique experience during your vacation here, stay at one of these best Sausalito houseboat rentals in California.
Located twelve minutes from the Golden Gate Bridge this floating cottage features a beautiful blend of vintage decor and amenities from the 1960s and 70s with today’s era. Accommodating up to four people, this space comprises two bedrooms, one bathroom, a kitchenette, a living area, and a dining area. You can enjoy dining outdoors on the spacious deck situated upstairs by the master bedroom, soaking in the panoramic views. Also, enjoy unparalleled views of the bay, the rolling hills, and majestic Mt. Tamalpais.
Floating Guest Cottage (houseboat)Sausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewsnice for having coffee on the deck and a complete kitchen for cooking mealslovely comfortable houseboat with terrific viewsit has just enough amenities to be comfortable yet not clutteredfull kitchen beds very comfortable clean and the views oh the viewsthe hosts provided starter coffee and other appreciated amenities like laundry and dish soapthe place was very clean the area was beautiful and our hosts fantasticgreat place to stay very clean nicely decorated and owners are very responsivenature will nurture and this houseboat was clean and serene perfect combinationgreat location very clean and well stocked
Host:wonderful hosts and very helpfullois was a great host who answered questions promptly and clearlylois is the perfect hostphenomenal digs and a great hostlois and bob were excellent hosts quick to respond with great suggestions and answer any questionsRead more reviewslocation is ideal for san francisco if inclinedeasy access to the city by bus or ferryunique experience close to many great restaurants in sausalitowonderful play to stay and close proximity to the cityhighly recommend this wonderful location
The SS City of Seattle, a historic ferryboat, launched in 1888 and is one of the perfect Sausalito houseboats for rent for couples or families. This oldest surviving ferryboat on the West Coast has interiors that combine modern luxury and comfort with plenty of natural light and bright colors to amp up the living space.
Set on the open water, this ferryboat has all the modern amenities you need and features three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a living area, a kitchen, and a dining space. You can enjoy the nearby attractions, such as the Ancient Redwoods, Golden Gate Bridge, Disney’s Art & Innovation, and more.
Historic Ferryboat In SausalitoSausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewshuge kitchen swinging couch sun room etcthe furniture was comfortable and the rooms spaciousgorgeous view from all rooms on the main floorwe were so comfortable it was truly lovely to wake up to the amazing views of sausalitohuge kitchen with everything a chef would needeverything was clean and well-maintainedthe beds were comfortable with clean towels and linensabsolutely beautiful spacious and cleanwhat a relaxing getaway we arrived to a spotless houseboat with keys waitinga really unique place to stay very clean fully stocked three rooms giant space of a bathroom
Host:the owners were very nice and kept to themselveschris was a great hostthis place is perfect and the hosts are remarkably generous of their time and their water toysone of a kind experiencechris is a very considerate and professional hostRead more reviewsthe location was wonderful not far from sonoma and close to san franciscopeaceful and great location for hiking and trip to sonomaidyllic location in a quiet and stunning areathe yellow ferry of sausalito is truly an awesome location and a welcoming place to staywe enjoyed the local restaurants and the ideal location
This stylish floating home comfortably accommodates four guests. The two-level houseboat on Liberty Dock features two bedrooms with teak floors, a bathroom and a kitchen with Italian tiles, a dining room, side and roof decks with a barbecue, and twelve skylights. Feel free to cook your favorite dishes in the full kitchen, which is equipped with everything you will possibly need, and make use of the free internet available throughout the accommodation. Most of the attractions are found close to the houseboat, including some of the best hiking and trekking spots in Marin County, beaches and Golden Gate Bridge, making it one of the most sought-after Sausalito floating homes for rent.
Gorgeous Floating Home in Sausalito: TOBIKOSausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewsclean comfortable beautiful rooftop deck fantastic location sunsets over mt
Host:shannon's floating home is a wonderful sanctuary and shannon is a responsive and considerate hostRead more reviewsthe location of the boat on the dock is peaceful and provides beautiful views
The modern decor of this houseboat will make anyone feel like they are vacationing in a beautiful studio apartment. Featuring a long list of luxury amenities, this houseboat is surrounded by pristine views of San Francisco, East Bay, Sausalito, and the seals. Accommodating up to six guests, the houseboat features three bedrooms and two bathrooms with high-end fixtures, a fully equipped kitchen, a living room with a fireplace, two large decks, and a barbecue on the patio deck.
Magical Sausalito Floating Home !Sausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewsloved the style the amount of space and the comfortable yet sophisticated decora wonderful comfortable space with wonderful viewsgreat well equipped comfortable home with fantastic viewskids happily spread out in the lower level bedsit’s a fabulous space with many thoughtful touches and plenty of room to spread outthe place was clean and comfortable and we immediately felt at homevery clean large complete kitchen and nice touches throughout
Host:all interaction was fast and helpfulpati is a very nice and helpful hosteveryone on the dock was very friendlypati was a fantastic host and communication was easy and quickhe was always responsive available and attentive without being intrusiveRead more reviewsabsolutely beautiful home and locationwe had a wonderful stay the location is serene but yet so close to everythingvery nice place quiet and close to everythingwonderful houseboat extremely well located and nicely decoratedwe had such a nice time super fun location and wonderful little home
This luxury houseboat comfortably accommodates two people and boasts all the modern amenities for your comfort and convenience. There is one bedroom, one bathroom, a living area, a kitchen, a patio deck, and a dining space. The houseboat also offers kayaks and bike rental for guests looking to explore the water and the town. Step outside and sit on the patio and enjoy watching beautiful sunsets and pristine views by the bay.
Luxury Floating HomeSausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewscentrally located in the quaint houseboat community and has all the amenities for a very comfortable stayhuge flat screen tv bbq kayaks bikes etcclean and modern with beautiful unobstructed viewsstylish decor clean and warwick was always communicative and accommodating
Host:warwick is the perfect hostwarwick's floating home is simply one of a kindwarwick is a perfect host - friendly and responsivelast but not least warwick himself is a fantastic host - so responsive and accommodatingwarwick was very helpful and easy to communicate withRead more reviewsgreat location close to 101 nice restaurants and grocery store close bya special location that we hope to visit againhis location is the best in the areaif you want a special place on the outskirts of san francisco you've found it
This houseboat decorated like a beach house is perfect for couples looking for a getaway. With one bedroom and one bathroom, this floating home features interiors and furnishings made of recycled materials, driftwood, wainscoting, shiplap, and beautiful fixtures that represent the ocean. Along with this, there is also a floating deck with a gas grill, which is the perfect spot to drink a cup of Joe or a glass of wine amidst the serene nature.
Floating Home: Beach House on the BaySausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room was comfortable and private
Host:john was a fantastic host and great to chat tojohn is also a great hostjohn is also very responsive if you need anythingRead more reviewsit was easy to drive around and free parking was close to his pierthis place was awesome very cool atmosphere in a great locationthe location was beautiful and his home is fun and comfortablegreat place to stay wild love to stay here again in the future
With aesthetically pleasing interiors and big windows, this is one of the most charming yet quirky Sausalito, CA, houseboats, and accommodates up to five guests. The houseboat features two bedrooms, one bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, a living area with a fireplace, and a dining area. Spend your day grilling meat and veggies with your family or friends out on the spacious roof deck, offering panoramic views of the Bay, Mt. Tamalpais, and San Francisco.
Sausalito houseboat livingSausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewslots of light easy parking well equipped and very comfortableit was quiet well furnished and cleanhouse has all you need and it is really cleangreat place very well located but not exactly a modern or clean place
Host:alan is a very attentive host and his home is really comfortable and spaciousalan is a great host the boat house is a unique experiencealan is a wonderful host his place is a is simply spectacularif you want a peaceful stay this is the place very family friendly and quietRead more reviewsgreat place in a houseboat community close to downtown sausalito and the highwaythis is a great place to stay for a couple or family
This houseboat is bright, modern, and roomy, with a large living area that easily accommodates up to five people. The fully furnished floating home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a refrigerator, and a microwave. From the sundeck of the houseboat, one can enjoy magnificent views of Mt. Tamalpais and Bay Bridge, while chilling on the lounge chairs.
Sittin' on the Dock of the BaySausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviews
Host:owner was quick to respond and very friendlygreat place and great host - would definitely stay again - sherizach is a great host awesome locationRead more reviewszachary’s lovely houseboat was the perfect location for our san francisco tripif you’re looking for some ware close to san francisco you can't go wrong with this lovely house boatgreat location the space is unique and is exactly as described
For those looking for houseboat rentals in the Bay Area, this accommodation could be an ideal option. It will let you experience authentic Sausalito living while you stay at a unique type of accommodation. And it is also quite easy to embark on some of the best day trips from Sausalito, California, from this amazing houseboat.
SAUSALITO HOUSEBOAT WITH A GREAT VIEW!Sausalito, California, United States
Top guest reviewsvery clean such a great ambience and location
Host:susan is a wonderful host i’m sure everyone will enjoy personalitysue is a generous welcoming hostsusan was a fabulous hostsusan is so friendly and kind and knowledgeable about the area and gave us lots of great recommendationsour stay was with a casual friendly host who lives on the houseboat with one other personRead more reviewsthis is a unique interesting convenient and fun place to stayher place is artistically eclectic and fun
A family or group of six guests will love staying in this spacious houseboat that offers fantastic views of San Francisco Bay and beautiful sailboats bobbing on the water. Originally constructed in 1910, this property is completely remodeled and comes equipped with modern conveniences like WiFi, Sonos sound system, heating, and more. Enjoy alfresco meals on the outdoor deck, lounge about in the furnished living room, rustle up delicious meals in the full kitchen or sleep soundly in the three well-appointed bedrooms. Two luxe bathrooms, an office and a den are also accessible to guests. Golden Gate Bridge is just 4.6 mi (7.4 km) away.
Spectacular 3Br/2Ba Houseboat For RentSausalito, CA, US
This pet-friendly houseboat is the perfect accommodation option for a small group or a family of four. It has a unique shape and a luxurious, contemporary interior. A gorgeous kitchen, a cozy dining area, two sleek bathrooms, a welcoming living room, and two inviting bedrooms are available in the houseboat. Take in Bay Bridge and mountain views from the well-appointed and covered porch or spend time on the rooftop deck. Downtown San Francisco is just a 20-minute drive away.
Beautiful, renovated floating home
Those who wish to stay in a houseboat in Sausalito that provides unhindered views of Mt. Tamalpais will be interested in this listing. Ideally suited for up to four adults, this remodeled houseboat is chic and well-appointed. Decked out in modern furnishings, it has an open-concept living area and kitchen with large windows to take in the views. A furnished den, two beautiful bathrooms and bedrooms, a lovely top deck with seating, and an additional front deck are also accessible to guests. All the attractions of San Francisco are a quick, short drive away from this houseboat.
Chic Floating Home In Scenic Sausalito
Top guest reviewsjanet was very helpful and responsive and made our stay easy and comfortablethe house was immaculate and the beds were perfect for a good night's sleepcomfortable bedding great towels (including the black makeup washcloths ) arrival flowers and spirits and so much moreboth beds were first rate the kitchen was very well equipped and the entire unit was very brightsuper clean and cozyit is spotless comfortable and furnished beautifullyvery clean and was ready before we got to san franciscothe home is tastefully decorated and well appointed impeccably clean very comfortable and carefully maintained
Host:met the owner and everything was more & better than expectedowner thought of everything and has great instructions in a nice book if something comes upthe houseboat neighbors were very welcoming and friendly and were happy to talk about houseboat lifejanet is easily the most experienced organized and thoughtful host we've ever dealt withRead more reviewsthe location was absolutely perfecttam is calming and upliftingperfect home perfect locationwalking up and down the docks was an adventure in and off itself
Looking forward to spending some quality time with your significant other? Then you must see what this houseboat has to offer. Situated north of the Golden Gate Bridge, this floating home is roomy and cozy and features a bedroom and a bathroom, a living area, a kitchen, and a dining area, all equipped with modern amenities. And, if you want to explore the city, you can rent a car and head to the nearest wine country to sip some of the tastiest wines or go discover the local hiking trails of the country.
The Happy Place - A Floating Home (Houseboat)Mill Valley, California, United States
Top guest reviewsbeautiful views wonderful trip loved the bathroom nightlightbut it’s clean safe and michael is a really nice guy that clearly respected our privacy
Host:micheal was a wonderful host thoughtful flexible on check out and the setting was beautifulfabulous hosts of this cute floating homeRead more reviewswalking distance to a great breakfast place and a short drive into sausalitopeaceful and authentic houseboat community and great central location just minutes from the highway and mill valleylocation is outstanding the house boat community is very friendly
This floating home can sleep up to four guests, making it great for a small group of friends or a family. Nestled at the end of the dock, this home has a lot of natural light flowing in because of the floor-to-ceiling windows. It comprises two bedrooms, one bathroom, a living area, a dining area, and a kitchen with a farm sink, a Wolf stove, and a dishwasher.
Guests have full access to the grills outside and can also venture out to the closest restaurants and supermarkets nearby. Because of its perfect location amidst the city and nature, you will love sitting on the deck, soaking in the stunning views.
Beautiful Floating Home at the End of the DockMill Valley, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe view from the living room is even better than in the picturesi enjoyed the hammock; the space was stylish and comfortable and the gas heater kept us warma very unique experience with a beautiful view sunset and sunrises are beautiful from the living roomthe inside is spacious the kitchen well-equipped the bedroom comfortable (with a small private deck)loved staying there & hoping to return soon super comfortable and oh the views of sunrise- amazingthe place was clean quiet and exactly as described
Host:great communication with our host as wellRead more reviewswonderful style location vibe and just as expectedvery charming place great location and great hostthe place is beautiful if sort of uniqueour stay at sasha's place was great; our son had a tremendous time watching the birds
Located in Richmond, CA, this houseboat will let you have a staycation in style.
FLOATING STAYCATION ON THE BAYRichmond, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe perfect get away to semi-unplug (there is wifi and netflix)
Host:she was a wonderful hostalta is a great hostalta was very responsive when i checked inRead more reviewsclose to the city and a very cute unique staya great place to stay if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the citygreat place hope to come againan excellent place to relax and reflect
Witness the beauty of the city from the ocean
If you are planning a getaway to Sausalito and want to see the city in a whole different way and experience something new for a change, here is your chance. Stay at one of these best Sausalito houseboat rentals in California during your next vacation.
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