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Beautiful 1949 Gordy Miller Houseboat

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 1-4

Come enjoy a classic stayaboard houseboat on the Mississippi River.

This 1949 Gordy Miller houseboat was originally built in St. Paul. Lovingly restored and updated, the houseboat sleeps 4, 2 on a pull-out sofa and 2 on the built-in platform bed. The houseboat has a new kitchen, living room, dining area, bathroom, and sleeping area. Beautiful hardwood floors and wood paneling lend a warmth to the interior. The large deck above lets guest enjoy river views. Enjoy a peaceful idyll on the Mississippi River. Only minutes to the restaurants and entertainment of downtown St. Paul, yet a great getaway.

One night or special event booking considered by exception for an additional fee.

More Details

Owner
Chris Hage
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
70%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house boat rental in Highland, Minnesota

Property Type:
  • house boat
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • Toilet, sink, and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 full size bed, 1 fold down couch
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful 1949 Gordy Miller Houseboat
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
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1949 Gordy

  • 4 of 5

Overall it was a very nice stay. The only reason it did not get 5 stars was the noisy air conditioner. Very relaxing on both decks with coffee and drinks. Great hiking areas!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely retreat

  • 5 of 5

The houseboat was a perfect place to celebrate our 10th anniversary. It was serene and peaceful, yet just a short drive to shops and restaurants. The houseboat charm was exactly what we were looking for to unwind.

For those not familiar with houseboats, be prepared for a marine toilet and small shower. Neither were an issue but could be surprising for some.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon
5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, pleasant and thank goodness for the a/c!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean ,comfotable

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful little getaway! Better then a hotel. Clean and comfortable. Even the others at the marina were welcoming. I will DEFINITELY be returning. Maybe for a romantic getaway this time!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sheboygan, WI
5

A beautiful houseboat in a quiet and relaxing marina. Shower at the marina was wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed walks along the Mississippi River, skipping stones and looking for Eagles. Great restaurants nearby. Owners of houseboat were very responsive

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

AIDE

  • 4 of 5

Romantic and beautiful place to stay/ getaway. Wonderful!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
MSP International
Car: recommended

The Watergate Marina is located in St. Paul, Minnesota on the Mississippi River. Standup boards and bicyles are available for rent, and bike trails and walking trails are nearby. You will be 5 minutes from downtown St. Paul with the Capital, Cathedral, museums, theaters, and restaurants. You will be 15 minutes by car from Minneapolis with its theater, music, and nightlife. The Watergate Marina is 5 minutes from the MSP International Airport. One night or special event booking considered by exception for an additional fee.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house boat in Highland, Minnesota

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Boating Season
1 Apr 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$188
From
A$251
Fri,Sat
A$1,134
A$3,404
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
A$1,134
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$25.22
Additional Guest Fee A$12.61 per person per night
Damage Deposit A$378.33

Houseboat is a stayaboard and not available for sailing.



One night ad special events considered for an additional fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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