One of the United States’ original 13 colonies and a significant player in the American Revolution, Virginia offers a compelling historical experience for tourists. Brimming with lots of natural beauty as well, Virginia offers some stunning bodies of water like the shimmering Chesapeake Bay and the vast Atlantic Ocean. So it seems only fitting to take advantage of these and other aquatic settings and splurge on a seaside lodging that’s actually on the water. Luckily, Virginia provides ample opportunities for fine boat accommodations. If you desire a venturesome place to stay then scroll down to see this incredible list of where you can rent a boat in Virginia, USA!
Hop aboard the GiaMaria and enjoy a warm and comfortable houseboat experience. With the added bonus of wonderful views, this unique accommodation offers lots of surprisingly luxurious comforts you wouldn’t necessarily expect to find on a houseboat: reliable WiFi, a TV, a convenient washer and dryer, air conditioning, heating, and more. The area offers a tranquil woodsy setting and no need to worry about safety because this houseboat is moored in a gated and secure marina. If you want to explore more of the neighborhood there’s great restaurants and craft beer establishments within easy reach.
Warm, Cozy and Comfortable Houseboat Gated MarinaRichmond, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed is so comfortable air conditioners in bathroom bedroom & living roomvery comfortable and captain ron was a wealth of knowledge about the areajust as described quaint fun and cozythe kitchen is fully stocked so that you can easily whip up breakfastit was comfortable for two adults and a childhouseboat was small and musty but cleanquiet and clean place to staythe place was clean and i used the little kitchen and it was nicegreat space unique and cleanboat was clean bed was comfy kitchen had everything you’d need
Host:ron was a great hostron was a great hostron was a great hostronald is an amazing hostron was an amazing hostRead more reviewsnice unique spot close to town but far enough away to be relaxingthe location was lovelyron’s place was perfect for our quick trip to rvaron’s place was perfect for what we neededi highly recommend this location to anyone looking for a low-key relaxing night on the james river
Found in a pastoral gated area, this 50-feet (15.2-meter) stylish houseboat offers guests a warm and cozy atmosphere in an appealing waterfront setting. The interior is comfy and well furnished boasting eye-catching colors throughout and a queen-sized bed replete with a thick memory foam mattress for extra comfort. The upper deck provides a nice refuge to unwind at the end of the day. The neighborhood has a plethora of fascinating Virginia historic sites and battlefields, free guided excursions, garden tours, water recreation, and tourist attractions to enjoy. The host is attentive and knows a lot about the area and is always happy to offer suggestions about what to see and do.
A Warm and Cozy 50' Houseboat in gated, quaint and peaceful marina near the city
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
Top guest reviewsAll systems worked but it was so hot that the AC struggledWe opened the curtains and window from the bedroom and enjoyed the fall air and sunrisesLounge chairs on the upper deck would have been niceRon tells you the stories and then read the book and the stories that he just told you came more to lifeRon did everything in his power to help keep our stay comfortable with the cool airWe had a most enjoyable time and are planning another trip soon
Host:Captain Ron was a wonderful host and our son was sad when he leftRon was very attentive and a wealth of information about the areaCaptain Ron welcomed us upon check in with a warm smile and intriguing stories to the point where I felt like I wanted him to be my familyWow let us just say it can beCaptain Blaha was a great hostRead more reviewsThe location is surrounded by natural outdoor beauty and history galoreYou get to get off the gridWe explored the docks and nearby historic battlefieldI made other plans in the Virginia Beach areaThis place would be perfect for wanting some privacy reading or maybe a great author writing one of his/her best books
Dubbed the Cookie B, this outstanding 43-feet (13.1-meter) Hatteras yacht in Richmond must be seen to be believed. The interior boasts true laidback excellence and a spacious bow deck affords wonderful evenings relaxing and sipping your favorite bottle of wine. This yacht is surrounded by lots of rural lusters: exciting regional wildlife and a gorgeous landscape. Docked in a particularly quiet and private area that gets very little marina traffic, the Cookie B’s locale is very peaceful so you’re certain to easily drift off to sleep. Amenities include a washer and dryer, internet service, cable TV, air conditioning, and so much more.
A Cozy And Classic Hatteras 43' Yacht In One Of The Best James River Locations
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
Top guest reviewshowever nothing came up that I neededPlenty of outside space to enjoyIt was like leaving our own familyThe July weather was HOT and the AC was nice and coldThe new mattresses were very comfortable and the upgraded kitchen appliances were fantastic Not to mention the Bluetooth capable stereo where we could listen to our own genre of music while inside...Both boats are clean and charmingIt was very clean very accessible and
Host:He met us at the boat and showed us all the ins & outsWe sat and talked on several occasions he got to know usthey loved talking with him alsoHe gave us a history lesson and a lay of the landand we got to know himRead more reviewsVery nice boat in a quiet location but close to Richmondwhat a great way to start a dayThe location was absolutely breathtaking and very peaceful Perfect for a romantic getaway for twoIt was also fun to do something quite unusual for usThe owners Captain Ron and his daughter Gianna were amazing people
If you’re a traveler who cares more about exciting adventures than supreme creature comforts then this is a prized lodging. With a few nautical touches here and there, this retro-feel sailboat is an ideal hideaway for a vacationing couple, solo traveler, or small family. Be lulled to sleep by the gentle sway of the water at night and walk to a number of delicious restaurants to grab breakfast in the morning. Everything on board this handsome 30-feet (9.14-meter) Hunter Sailboat is compact and neatly arranged with two cushy beds available. The nearby ferry can take you to Norfolk and there are an array of tourist attractions in the immediate area.
Vintage Sailboat Retreat/ The Anchor InnPortsmouth, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe pictures don't present all amenities on the boat like tv coffee maker toaster oven etcthe boat was clean and comfortablebarry prepares very well with different types of drinks clean bath towel
Host:responses are quick and helpfulgreat hosts and would definitley recommend the experiencebarry is an excellent host and his flotilla is well worth checking outbarry and natasha were outstanding hosts and the marina is full of friendly soulsRead more reviewswe enjoyed our stay very convenient locationit was close in proximity to many local attractions and yet secluded and peacefulthis vintage boat provides a unique experience located in a quiet marina it’s perfect for a couples getawayvery romantic great location the restaurant at the marina was great great food and great pricesthe location was perfect we took the ferry over to waterside
Enjoy a lodging like no other onboard this fabulous 37-feet (11.2-meter) houseboat. Relish the charm of a classic bed and breakfast accommodation mixed with the tranquility of harborside living when you stay at this unique dwelling located in the stellar Willoughby Harbor Marina. Drink in lovely views of the open water when you rise in the morning. For an extra cost, guests can even enjoy the convenience of a tasty breakfast delivery. But if you want to go easy on your wallet, the kitchen is nicely equipped. Though it is minus an oven, there’s a handy toaster oven. You’re sure to fall in love with the homey ambiance of this well-maintained vessel that boasts heating and cooling systems for your absolute comfort.
The Lois Elaine:Experience. Comfort. Floating.Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe space is small (it is a boat after all ) but everything was clean and cozydefinitely love the modern but clean decorating
Host:great accommodations and hostvery friendly and responsive hostshe was a wonderful communicator - very accessible and friendlythe locals were friendly and nicole was very accommodating and responsive to questionsnicole was very hospitable and made sure everything was spic and span before we arrivedRead more reviewseverything we needed was there and we were still close to some amazing dinner spotsif that wasn’t the case this would be a great place to stayit is very warm inviting and interesting place
Situated in a small, friendly community, this spacious Carver 3207 yacht possesses two cozy bedrooms and two spotless bathrooms affording guests full capacity to lounge comfortably. This air-conditioned yacht showcases an easygoing atmosphere that has the subtle comforts of home, plus the views are beautiful. The compact kitchen area is fully appointed with everything you need from reliable appliances to an expert icemaker. The marina provides a fun-filled environment equipped with a sparkling swimming pool and a nice harbor area. The locale is prime: near convenient grocery stores, a handy pharmacy, delectable restaurants, and intriguing historic tours.
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Top guest reviewsThe boat was comfortable and the view was the bestIt's quiet private and serene
Host:We had a perfect view of the fireworks as well as the boat paradequite clean roomie would definitely be back againRead more reviewsIt's a comfortable boat that is close to all of the fun spots and waterfront restaurants in UrbannaA quick drive across the bridgeThere's no better way to experience Urbanna than being on the water and the Free Will is comfortable convenient and very clean
Virginia's peaceful boat lodgings
Serenity is the keyword when staying in a delightful harbor setting in Virginia. You’re in store for a truly rejuvenating experience when you lodge in one of these awesome boat rentals. Whether you prefer an upscale yacht or a comfy houseboat, you’re sure to enhance your adventure in Virginia when you choose one of these rentals in this exceedingly entertaining state.
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