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Front View of The Mary Ellen moored in the front docks at Hope Marina

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Last updated: 08/21/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hope house boat description

A SIGNIFICANTLY UNIQUE HANDCRAFTED FLOATING VACATION RENTAL. Surround yourself with all the comforts framed by custom mahogany woodwork and teak furniture in this beautiful owner built floating vacation rental on Lake Pend 'Oreille at Hope Marine Services 18 miles east of Sandpoint Idaho. 940 sq feet with all the amenities. Fully equipped kitchen and BBQ, propane fireplace, 2 private staterooms, 2 bathrooms, Captains quarters upstairs with a jacuzzi tub. We provide a Mad River Canoe for your personal use. Pontoon boat rentals, Charter Fishing, Kayak and Bicycle Rentals are right there. The Floating Restaurant and Bar are a walk down the dock. A great place to celebrate with family and friends or that special someone. Relax on the deck while the sparkling water calms your senses as you view the sunset over the Selkirk mountains or enjoy the cozy fireplace inside and watch the Canada Geese swim by!


Book your Escape Today!: Rent The Mary Ellen for your Family reunions, wedding parties, or for a romatic getaway.
Experience the best of North Idaho together.
Peak Season is July and August rent is $1800 Friday to Friday.
Other Months are $1400 Friday to Friday or $235 per night with a 2 night minimum.

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Mary and Bill Bowne

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Property Type

  • House Boat
  • 940 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • The Mary Ellen was designed and built by the owners. We designed our Floating Vacation Rental for our guests enjoyment! With custom woodwork and mahogany paneling throughout, the luxurious setting is conveniently located at Hope Marine in Hope ID With Floating Restaurant,Charter Fishing,and pontoon boat rentals....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Stereo
              • Television

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Forests
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

              • Lake
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Kayak / Canoe
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Patio
                  • Water Sports Gear
                  • Wood Deck

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $300 $300
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,890

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      We rent The Mary Ellen

                      Friday to Friday during the months of July and August 7 nights for $1800

                      May,June,September 7 nights for $1400 tax is 8%

                      or stay two nights for $470 tax is 8%

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                      Location

                      88 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Spokane Airport
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Idaho Club
                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Schweitzer Mountain Resort
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      2 BEACHES Samowen State Park and Trestle Creek

                      Charter Fishing and Pontoon Boat rentals are available at the Hope marina.

                      A Health Club with a pool, Convenience store. Expresso shop, Kayak and Bicycles Rentals are just next door.

                      The Floating Restaurant and Lounge down the dock specializing in seafood cuisine

                      and home made huckleberry deserts

                      Horseback trail riding and Mountain Biking are popular activities at Schweitzer Mountain Resort

                      or ride the chair lift to the top and pick huckleberries with panoramic views of Lake Pend 'Oreille, Preist Lake ,

                      The Cabinet Mountains in Montana and the Selkirks Mountains running into Canada

                      Sandpoint 18miles away has many events all year. Arts and Craft Show, Wooden Boat Show, Lost in the 50's, Music Festival, Draft Horse Show and Rodeo.

                      Other Activities: Charter Fishing, Nature Hike in the Ross Creek Cedars, Rent Kayaks and Paddle any where on the lake, Fishing is great just off the dock.

                       

                      Owner info

                      About the owner: Bill and Mary designed and built The Mary Ellen in 2001. We bought 10 acres north of Lake Pend Oreille near Oden Bay. Building our own custom design home. We live here for the Backpacking,Hiking in the surrounding area. Alpine Skiing in the winter months, Mountain Biking in the Summer at Schweitzer Mountain Resort. Kayaking and Fishing on Lake Pend Oreille are favorite activities too. The Sandpoint community is another strong reason we live here. A variety of Fun filled Events planned all year for all ages to participate in.

                      Why the Owner Chose Hope:
                      GUEST BOOK AFFIRMATIONS From Orofino ID Great time had by all. Wonderful family time spent sharing and new beginnings. From Rich land WA We love your little piece of heaven on the lake. From Idaho Falls ID Wonderful,Beautiful, Relaxing. From Terry MT This is Life! From Somemers MT You 2 are so lucky to have this beautiful boat and view. From South Pasadena CA Nice 'crib'...Our 3rd time & we still love it... From Boise ID All the comforts of home,fantastic hospitality. From Spirit Lake ID What a wonderful retreat. We feel very special! From Larwerence KS In a clutch we needed a place to stay and how lucky we got to stumble upon The Mary Ellen, we will be back and stay here again, its peaceful, gorgeous view, beautiful people, great canoe[ Vermont Mad River] and a savior for our holiday. Simply Superb! From Snohomish WA Had a fantastic visit, loved the houseboat. It had everything we could have wanted. Been to tons of places for vacation. This was of of our Best vacations! The Lake was amazing. Hope to be back before the end of summer. From Leduc County AB Canada A great place to spend our 30th Anniversary. Loves the views, Lake front, and unique property. From Challis ID Had a great time. Fireworks were awesome in front! Very nice getaway. From London UK Magical place wrought with creative inspiration and souls infused by the healing energies of mother nature. Gratitude & Respect From Calgary AB Canada This is truly Paradise. Thank you! Never relaxes so deeply. Everyone is so friendly too. From Pasadena CA Ah Mary Had we known we'd have been here years ago! If someone had said that there is a place where worries disappear-Mother nature is in control, you rest, smile and soak and enjoy a sunset like you're seeing one for the very 1st time, they would be referring to The Mary Ellen and this fantastic Lake. Thank you for Sharing!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House Boat:
                      Guest Book Affirmations [Glad they chose The Mary Ellen] From San Diego CA Great Fun. Grandsons caught over 100 fish! From Cary NC One word Amazing! From La Crosse WI Perfect, Wonderful, Tranquil, To short-wish longer stay. From Minoa NY Thanks for 3 days of paradise! From Jackson CA, Tocoma WA, Fulluton CA Family Reunion, Great Boat, Great View! Enjoyable time had by all. From Big Bear City CA The water, the mountains, the wildlife, the houseboat! Life doesn't get any better! From Island Lake IL Black Satin Water, Black Velvet Skies, Beautiful Moon light Nights. From Calgary AB Canada We had a great stay! Incredible views. Kids has a blast! From Leduc AB Canada We had a wonderful time, Great views, Great accomodations,Great Vacation. Thanks


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Front View of The Mary Ellen moored in the front docks at Hope Marina

                        Front View of The Mary Ellen moored in the front docks at Hope Marina

                      • Upstairs view of queen bed & door to the Bathroom with a jacuzzi tub for two.

                        Upstairs view of queen bed & door to the Bathroom with a jacuzzi tub for two.

                      • Dining Table set for 10 with an inside view of the Propane Fireplace

                        Dining Table set for 10 with an inside view of the Propane Fireplace

                      • Propane Fireplace. Sliding pocket doors lead to the front stateroom .

                        Propane Fireplace. Sliding pocket doors lead to the front stateroom .

                      $300 per night (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 08/21/2014
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