Top 10 Houseboats For Rent In Oregon, USA


Oregon has a superfluity of attractions. It is a lush and wild state that is adored for its natural beauty and equally loved for its modern charms. This is one of the places to visit when you have unlimited time to explore because you will be met with more than enough things to do and see. And, to add a little charm to your visit, you should consider renting a houseboat instead of the conventional accommodation options such as hotel rooms. A houseboat will give you an incredible chance to explore Oregon with a completely different but exciting perspective. If this sounds like a good idea to you, then read below for our recommendations on the top houseboats for rent in Oregon, USA.

1. Simple studio in Portland with an upgraded kitchenette (from USD 119)

This is perhaps one of the coziest floating homes in Oregon. Think of it as a piece of paradise that will suit the needs of both couples and solo travelers. This Airbnb vacation rental is simple, yet lavishly designed, and comes with an upgraded kitchen with modern appliances that you can use to take to prepare your favorite meals. The living area has a comfy sofa, a flat-screen TV, high-speed Wi-Fi, and large views that will treat you to the gorgeous sceneries of Columbia River. You also get an outdoor deck to help you make the most of the beauty all around you.

Portland, Oregon, United States
178 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Houseboat 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has all the amenities you could want and was very cozy and cute
the most beautiful houseboat very spacious and comfortable
overall very pleased with my stay it was peaceful cozy and ever so relaxing- i didn’t want to leave
the tv is mounted across from the bed for easy and comfortable entertainment
the place is clean cozy and adorable
beautiful location and space very clean great communication and cozy atmosphere
extremely clean extremly hospitable very warm and cozy
very clean accurate description and cozy
super clean and super cozy we loved this place most definitely going to rent this again
great space and wonderful hosts
loved staying there the harbor master tom was also very kind
kathryn was a wonderful host kept in contact and quickly responded to any questions that we had
great place we love unique stays like this and kathryn was extremely hospitable
best location and so peaceful
the location is close to the airport and right outside of portland for great access
the location is perfect for exploring portland
absolutely perfect so close to portland and vancouver
cute place enjoyed the stay
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2. Floating cabin in Portland with modern appliances (from USD 301)

You can find this floating cabin in North Portland Harbor. It comes with a rustic feel yet it is lavishly furnished and complete with modern appliances to give the comfort and convenience you need for a decent stay. The large windows facing east will bathe the rooms in plenty of sunlight throughout the day and treat you to incredible views of the sunrises over the waters. You will also enjoy using the deck for dining or simply soaking in the beauty all around the house.

Floating holiday home
Portland, Oregon, United States
109 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Houseboat 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tv was great ; wifi available
both sides offer water view and comfortable seating
instant hot water heater for excellent shower
being right on the water is magical and the home is very comfortable
excellent space-plenty of room and the kayaks where an extra plus
clean cozy and fun place to stay
the house was clean and comfortable
the house was super clean and the beds cozy as can be
super clean and comfortable with most anything you need
mark’s place was super clean
kayaks are a bonus great host
great home and host everything you need
this is a lovely home host and floating home experience
mark is a wonderful host
he is quick and helpful prior to our arrival
the location was easy to find
close enough to portland to explore but far enough away to relax and get away from the city
perfect location with boats all around and the island cafe nearby
it's a great location and perfect for a few friends to gather
the neighbors are close and friendly very supportive
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3. Simple lodging with a fabulous view of Florence (from USD 92)

This simple cabin sits on part of an RV campground and marina, and just as the name suggests, life here is really simple. The bed is a trundle-style bed with a twin air mattress. You will have access to a composting toilet for your needs. For your showers, you will have to walk about 225 feet (68.5 meters) away to get cleaned up. There is no fully equipped kitchen, but a Keurig-style brewer will be provided. Also, there is a pub, a store, and a restaurant on-site so you shouldn’t worry a lot about how you will eat. The lake is easily accessible too.

Siltcoos Floating Cabin
Florence, Oregon, United States
67 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Houseboat 0 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and the photos shown are very accurate
the beds were a little hard but it was all part of the adventure
the food was great clean and really wonderful people
it was cozy comfortable and clean
the cabin itself was very clean and made us feel right at home
very cute clean little cabin along the dock at a resort
staff was polite and restaurant food very good
great host i would highly recommend
the hosts rich and lori were very hospitable
my partner and i had an amazing experience the hosts were very nice and accommodating
rich and lori were very nice people and excellent hosts
such a cute little place
i found the location absolutely great
perfectly located unique little place
the location is amazing and beautiful
it was nice having the restaurant/pub close by to hangout
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4. Delightful floating house in Astoria with dining area (from USD 232)

A spacious living room with large windows that bring the outdoors indoors, a fully furnished kitchen complete with a dining area, and comfy bedrooms are some of the top highlights of this delightful floating house that comes with awesome river views. The location is right on John Day River and it is just a few minutes away from Astoria. What you find here is a perfect blend of old-world charm and modern conveniences – a great choice for river relaxation and recreation.

The Float House at Jack Creek
Astoria, Oregon, United States
99 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Houseboat 7 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful cozy home along the river that has wonderful views from every window
the owners obviously put a lot of thought into the furnishings to make it very comfortable for guests
the house itself was spotless and comfortable with everything we needed
it was clean spacious comfortable and stylish in a woodsy watery way
liz is a wonderful host excellent communication and the place was wonderfully designed and clean
located in an amazing setting this home is spotlessly clean and easy to find
the float house was spacious comfortable and very clean
liz is a great host
our host liz was very kind and responsive
the hosts were super responsive friendly and helpful
the host was super thoughtful and went above and beyond to make the experience memorable
the host was extremely friendly and well organized
so relaxing and so close to city
awesome location we had a great time here
plus it's very close to astoria and all the great things to explore there
astoria downtown is just 10 minutes away but honestly we didn't want to leave this beautiful location
a beautiful unique fun place to spend a vacation
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5. Floating bungalow in Portland with a large continental bathroom (from USD 333)

Spend your nights in this one-and-a-half-story home with all the amenities you may wish to have in a vacation rental. On the main floor, you will find a fully equipped kitchen, the living room, a dining area, and a spacious bedroom with a large continental bathroom. The upper level features an open-plan sleeping loft, another large bedroom, and a bathroom. There is a deck that surrounds the home where you can have access to boats as you enjoy the beautiful sceneries around.

Floating Bungalow Vacation Rental Swim or fish off your deck
Oregon City, OR, US
18 reviews  Wifi Available
house boat 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of room for 8 of us to spread out and enjoy
very clean and beautiful view
it was clean and well stocked with kitchen equipment and some condiments
the property manager gary is just awesome and very friendly
i should have spoken to very nice caretaker to resolve few issues
we met the friendly locals and enjoyed the location
great location and wonderful friendly hosts
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6. Peaceful retreat in Portland with relaxing water views (from USD 89)

This gorgeous retreat is in Hayden Island and it features a two-bedroom house that has both the views and amenities you need in a home. There is a full kitchen with new appliances for your meal preparation needs. The living room is comfy and features entertainment and amenities such as Bluetooth sound system, internet, and Roku TV. The bedrooms have comfortable memory foam mattresses and spacious storage. Then there is also a deck with chairs and tables where you can enjoy your coffee sessions and soak in the peaceful and gorgeous views around.

Peaceful retreat in Columbia in the heart of the Portland Vancouver area
Portland, OR, US
4 reviews  Wifi Available
house boat 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 90
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had everything we needed beds were very comfortable all of the appliances internet etc
we had the opportunity to spend three glorious months on this cozy and charming floating house
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7. Beautiful home in Portland with unobstructed views (from USD 150)

A hot tub, outdoor dining, and amazing sunsets are some of the highlights that come with spending your time in this front row home with breathtaking and unobstructed views. The place was recently renovated and fitted with modern appliances, hence you can expect to find it in mint condition. With this rental, you will also have access to a kayak and a canoe that will enhance your river life experience.

Jewell's Landing floating home
Portland, Oregon, United States
4 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Houseboat 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the king room has an impressive view of the channel (river)
the fans over each sofa were perfect during hot days
it had a delightful welcome basket provided by the host
the hosts offered great tips ideas for our adventure on the water and a perfect welcoming
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8. Small but cozy vacation rental in Portland (from USD 200)

The home may look tiny, but it has been designed to fully utilize the space and provide you with the comfort and convenience you need for a comfortable stay. It features a full kitchen, a full-sized stack washer and dryer, a half bath, and a living room with an air bed and a small dining table. It also features a loft area with a queen bed for more sleeping options. You will fall in love with the peace and views you will be getting from the deck that surrounds the entire home.

Tiny Floating Vacation Home called the Minnow, Swim, Boat or Fish off Deck
Canemah 10 miles South of Portland, OR, US
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Gorgeous floating home with beautiful waterfront views of Portland (from USD 425)

Rent this gorgeous three-bedroom home with a beautiful waterfront view for a unique celebrity feel. The home was featured on a television show, and this is a subtle indication of the kind of quality, luxury, and comfort you may expect to find. The home has two floors with the master bedroom being on the second floor and the other two bedrooms on the main floor. It is fully furnished and equipped with modern appliances to give the comfort and convenience you need for a memorable stay while in Oregon.

'Floating Home' Featured on ~HGTV's~ Living Channel 80 Homes
Oregon City, OR, US
77 reviews
house boat 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ended up having to put a large pillow behind my back to become comfortable
we would definitely stay there again if the bed was changed out
the property is always clean and well maintained
the home is very clean well stocked with anything that people would want to entertain themselves
the care takers cared and were wonderful
joyce was very responsive when messaged
again a beautiful vacation great location relaxing
it's right on the river so relaxing peaceful and quiet
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10. Fun, cozy, and unique floating house in Portland (from USD 75)

This fun and cozy floating house is a peaceful escape from the hustles of big cities like Oregon. The location is close to downtown, hence it boasts incredible proximity to attractions and amenities. Inside the house, you will find a bright and airy space with everything you may need for a comfortable stay. There is a fully equipped kitchen, a furnished living room, a comfy bedroom, and a private bathroom with a full shower and tub. The house has two levels and these amenities are nicely distributed between the levels.

Unique Floating House for Monthly Rental!
Portland, Oregon, United States
251 reviews  Wifi Available
Houseboat 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views were stunning and the bed was comfortable
great amenities and comfy bed
we wanted to enjoy the view so we had breakfast in the house
beautiful views cute decor and cozy
cutest float home you could hope for very cozy great views fun ducks
it was clean and had everything we needed
very clean and comfortable alternative lodging experience
the inside was clean and we'll organized
bright comfortable clean and charming
flamingo house is peaceful and lovely - a clean unique and special space
david was very welcoming and hospitable
david was a great host very accommodating and extremely responsive
the host was a great communicator and very helpful
david was kind enough to let us check in early in the morning
david was very communicative during a small storm and made sure everything was safe and secure for us
cute place and great location for our needs
great location and very relaxing
great place in a fun location
great location very unique property
will try again in the summer so i can enjoy the location and features a bit more
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Enjoy the best of Oregon in houseboats

Oregon is an incredible destination with lots of interesting attractions to offer you, including family resorts and surf spots. Consider choosing any of the following houseboats for rent in Oregon, USA, for a chance to experience a unique and hidden part of this state.

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