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Experience Your 'Sleepless in Seattle' Houseboat Dream

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Last updated: 10/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-28 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Recently featured on Discovery Channel's show "Ultimate Homes". 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, totally remodeled, 1000 sq ft, with terrific decks, moorage for boat available, hot tub, high speed internet, cable TV, all utilities, residential parking permit, designer houseboat, prime location at end of the dock. dining room converts into dance floor or yoga studio. dining room table folds into buffet table. stainless steel counters in kitchen. cool coral aquarium over the kitchen sink. enjoy all your water toys such as paddle boarding, sunfishing, kayaking, windsurfing, canoeing.


Property Type

  • House Boat
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double


  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single


  • Master Bedroom • Built-in Platform Queen Bed with Storage Underneath on Three Sides • Yellow and Grey and White Custom Duvet and Pillow Shams and Pillows • Built-in Book Shelves Covering the North Wall with Under shelf Lighting for Reading • Fleetwood Glass Stacking Doors Opening to View of South Lake Union and Skyline of Seattle with a Walk-way Deck on the South and West Side • Hidden 26” TV that Slides out for Viewing and Returns to Hidden Space Bedroom 2 White Suede Custom Head Foot Board with Double Bed Mattress • Custom Water-Color Blues Duvet and Pillow Shams and Pillows • Built-in Custom Casework of VG Clear Fir with Space for Hanging Clothes and Storage 3rd bedroom/study • Built-in Floor to Ceiling Casework of Clear VG Fir Built-in Sitting Room/Twin Bed Frame with Storage Drawers Below ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom upstairs: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom downstairs: toilet


  • • Walls are of Ann Sacks blue/sea foam Large Tiles set in Brick Pattern • Shower has sloping floor, no curb with Special Ultra Clear Glass on all Sides • Fixtures are Stainless Steel, very Custom • Walls are Gloss White • Double Door Lacquer White Linen Closet • Floor is Marble Tiles and Heated • Vanity is of Same Marble Top Rolled Down the Side with White Porcelain Sink • Vanity Side Lights and Mirror • Toilet is hidden from View • View of South Lake Union and Downtown Seattle ...moreless


  • Stereo:

    yes, includes speakers in all rooms in houseboat and on outside deck...moreless

  • Television:

    downstairs and upstairs in master bedroom. ...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    custom white lacquered drop leaf dining table that seats six easily. converts to a buffet table. opens up the room for multi purposes including dancing, cocktail party or yoga. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Internet:

    yes, high speed wifi internet...moreless

  • Linens Provided:


  • Living Room:

    Barcelona chair and foot rest. built in L shaped sectional with storage underneath, with suede cushions and custom colored pillows. coffee table and hidden TV that slides out into landscape position...moreless


  • Kitchen:

    Bead Blasted Stainless Steel Counter Tops and Backsplash, sub zero refrigerator, freezer and ice maker, disposal, microwave, may tag dishwasher, stainless steel sink, jennair glass top stove and oven...moreless

  • Microwave:



  • Balcony:

    yes, upstairs, and roof top too...moreless

  • Bicycles:

    no bikes included, but storage space is included...moreless

  • Boat:

    moorage available for boat up to 35 feet...moreless

  • Deck / Patio

Pool / Spa



Write a review 5
from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
fall 2015
Oct 1 - Nov 21, 2015
28 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
holidays 2015
Nov 22 - Jan 9, 2016
28 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
winter/spring 2016
Jan 10 - May 25, 2016
28 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
summer 2016
May 26 - Oct 2, 2016
28 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/02/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

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Speaks: english



  • view from kitchen to dining room and living room

    view from kitchen to dining room and living room

  • view from Lake Union. hot tub on the deck to the right.  moorage for boat.

    view from Lake Union. hot tub on the deck to the right. moorage for boat.

VRBO #599242

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Experience Your 'Sleepless In Seattle' Houseboat Dream

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