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Top 13 Boat Airbnbs in Florida

Many people dream of having their very own boat to sail along the Florida coast, but this isn’t always a feasible or affordable option. That’s why we love boat Airbnbs that allow you to enjoy the boat life for a little while and have a truly unique vacation experience! The Sunshine State has many boats available through Airbnb that you can stay on overnight and explore the local area.

Here are some top boat Airbnbs in Florida to choose from.

Modern Houseboat on the Water, Stuart Modern Houseboat on the Water
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Modern Houseboat on the Water, Stuart

Two guests can stay on this cozy houseboat via Airbnb and be at the Sunset Bay Marina & Anchorage in Stuart. It’s just a five-minute walk to the historic downtown area with all the shops and restaurants. Right at the marina where the boat is docked, you’ll find a coffee bar and restaurant too. When you stay here, it’s only six miles to get to the lovely beaches of Martin County. The Airbnb host also provides two bikes that you can ride to check out the area. Amenities provided on the boat include Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioning, and a kitchen. Pets are allowed to join you on the boat.

Infinity Yacht in Downtown, St. Augustine Beautifully decorated in a convenient location
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Infinity Yacht in Downtown, St. Augustine

Six people can sleep on this 43-foot SeaRay yacht that is located just outside historic Downtown St. Augustine. In addition to overnight stays, captain-chartered private cruises are also available. This is a comfortable yacht that has two staterooms – one with a queen-size bed and the other with a bunk bed and double sofa bed. Features of the boat include a kitchen with basic appliances, Wi-Fi, bathroom with shower and toilet, air conditioning, and radio. Pets are not allowed on the boat, but the host has other vessels that are pet-friendly.

Luxury 84-Foot Yacht That Sleeps Nine, South Pasadena A unique experience with lots of perks
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Luxury 84-Foot Yacht That Sleeps Nine, South Pasadena

Nine people can stay on this houseboat overnight and enjoy having their own four bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. The yacht rental comes with complimentary use of the Airbnb host’s kayaks, SUP, bikes, fishing poles, and beach chairs and towels. Known as the Pearl Lady, this boat rental is a floating luxury residence with modern amenities, such as a 60-inch LED TV with surround sound and stainless-steel kitchen appliances. The yacht offers about 1,500 square feet of interior space and is situated in the Boca Ciega Bay marina for your safety and comfort while onboard. For extra add-ons, you can arrange for a private charter excursion on the boat, onboard massage, private chef, and grocery service.

76-Foot Yacht, “FantaSea,” Fort Pierce Unwind with a perfect sunset on the water
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76-Foot Yacht, “FantaSea,” Fort Pierce

FantaSea is a 76-foot motor yacht that is located at the Causeway Cover Marina on Hutchinson Island. It does not leave the dock for the standard Airbnb rental price; however, charters are available at certain times for an extra cost. For overnight stays, the yacht comfortably sleeps four people with a king-size bed in the master stateroom and two twin beds in the other stateroom. However, you could add two children onto your total guest count with sleeping arrangements in the forward v-berth with bunks. To start your stay, Captain Steve will meet you at the yacht and show you everything you need to know while staying on it.

Aqua Lodge Houseboat "Starfish,” Tavernier Stay on a tranquil oasis cove with your family
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Aqua Lodge Houseboat "Starfish,” Tavernier

With two bedrooms and one bedroom onboard, the Aqua Lodge Houseboat is located at Mangrove Marina and between Key Largo and Islamorada in Tavernier. It is situated in a tranquil cove and has an open floor plan that is perfect for families. One bedroom has a queen-size bed, and the other has a full-size bed with a twin bunk bed above it. With this boat rental, you’ll have a full bathroom with a shower, full kitchen, towels, and cooking utensils. You can bring your pet onboard the boat to stay with you if you pay an extra fee.

Houseboat with 60 Feet of Fun, Sanford A floating condo close to downtown
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Houseboat with 60 Feet of Fun, Sanford

This houseboat is docked just three blocks from downtown Sanford and sleeps four people. It is a two-bedroom, two-bathroom floating condo that is docked at the Lake Monroe Marina on Lake Monroe. The 60-foot houseboat is equipped with luxury amenities and a kitchen with full-size appliances. It has air conditioning, TVs, books, games, and lounge chairs to watch the sunset. The location of this houseboat is approximately 20 minutes from Orlando and 45 minutes from Disney World.

The Escape – Private Two-Bedroom Boat in Beautiful Marina, Key West Reconnect with nature on this boat getaway
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The Escape – Private Two-Bedroom Boat in Beautiful Marina, Key West

You can have a dream vacation in Florida when you book this boat Airbnb that is a nature getaway in a peaceful marina. The boat sleeps up to four people and has two bedrooms and one bathroom. Guests staying here will have access to a pool, patio area, and a small private beach that overlooks the Keys. There is a pool bar open for guests to visit on Thursdays through Sundays. Book this Airbnb for an unforgettable Key West vacation where you can feel your stresses and worries melt away.

Hunter 26 Sailboat, Miami See Miami from a whole new perspective
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Hunter 26 Sailboat, Miami

Get to know a different side of Miami with a stay on this boat that’s anchored in Key Biscayne Bay. From here, you can see the Miami skyline and enjoy a unique experience of living onboard a boat. The host transports you from the shore to the boat and offers two kayaks that you’re welcome to use. If you want to get back to shore and the host isn’t available, you can pay to take the water taxi instead. Onboard the boat, you’ll find a basic toilet and fresh water. This is a very popular and highly rated Airbnb boat but one that does not allow pets.

The Grand Tiki, Key West Such a fun spot for a Key West visit
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The Grand Tiki, Key West

Although this isn’t a traditional boat, it is definitely a unique way to stay on the water off the coast of Florida! This tiki suite sleeps two people and is equipped with a hardwood deck and flooring, TV, king-size mattress, freshwater tank, electric mini fridge, and other updated fixtures. Your rental also comes with two inflatable paddleboards, snorkel gear, a double hammock, swim ladder, and Wi-Fi mobile hotspot. It is only possible to access this Airbnb by boat, and the local marine services company can shuttle you out here. Book this Airbnb for an off-grid living experience that you’ll never forget.

Unique Concrete House Boat, Sanford Renovated and with lots of personality
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Unique Concrete House Boat, Sanford

Here’s a unique boat that was built in 1973 in Sweden and made of concrete. It had gone around the world twice before arriving to Sanford. The boat has been updated with modern amenities and has a nice sundeck. There are many amenities at the marina too, including a restaurant/bar, pool, showers, store, and laundry facilities. Since the boat is in the water, it does move and rock a bit while you’re on it. But that’s just part of the adventure! The boat sleeps up to four people but does not allow pets.

Beautiful 43-Foot Yacht in Friendly Marina, Stock Island Secure without onboard movement and with friendly neighbors
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Beautiful 43-Foot Yacht in Friendly Marina, Stock Island

For a unique stay in Florida, you can also book this Airbnb yacht in a secure and friendly marina. It accommodates six guests and has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. It is close to the famous Hogfish Bar and part of a community of artists. The standard Airbnb rate requires that the boat stays at the dock; however, you can pay an extra fee for a driver to take it out further into the water.

Sailboat Under the Stars, Miami Anchored in Key Biscayne Bay
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Sailboat Under the Stars, Miami

Docked in the Biscayne Bay, this sailboat accommodates two people looking for a fun trip in Miami. It’s in the Coconut Grove area and comes with two kayaks for you to use. The host will take you from the dinghy dock to the rental boat. Guests should know that there is no air conditioning or hot water on the boat and that some nights can be rocky depending on the weather conditions. For preparing meals, you can use the charcoal grill and the cooler with ice. The sleeping arrangements are two single beds, but pets are not allowed on this boat.

Luxury Mini Yacht, Panama City Great location and amenities
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Luxury Mini Yacht, Panama City

It’s fun to stay on this small yacht when you’re in the Panama City area of Florida and get a sense of what boat life is all about. It’s a nice spot for two people and has a queen-size bed in the main living area for sleeping. Amenities provided here include a kitchen, TV with standard cable, Wi-Fi, breakfast, air conditioning, and a dedicated workspace. Long-term stays are allowed on this rental boat. However, pets are not allowed onboard.

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