Looking for a truly unique experience on the water? Look into an amazing houseboat vacation, travel & sleep right on the water in one of many houseboat rentals available on Minnesota’s beautiful waters. Take a relaxing houseboat vacation and wake up right on the lake every morning, with accommodations ranging from basic to luxury you will have plenty of options for houseboat rentals in Minnesota. Fish right off your houseboat, explore the waters, island and hidden coves and beaches of some of the most popular lakes in the state.
Minnesota houseboat rentals are only available in certain areas and popular lakes large enough so you have plenty of room to explore. Popular houseboat vacations are located in Crane Lake, Ely, Lake Vermilion & Rainy Lake. When planing your next houseboat vacation please check out one of the great houseboat rental providers below.
We offer Minnesota houseboat vacations in Voyageurs National Park. The park consists of five major lakes, Kabetogama, Namakan, Sand Point, Crane and Rainy Lake. Kettle Falls links us to the eastern portion of Rainy Lake via small boat portage. The Voyageurs National Park is 1/3 water based and has over 219,000 acres and no roads. We are based on the beautiful Ash River which is the central entrance to the park. Wildlife is abundant in Voyageurs…deer, moose, otters, bald eagles, black bear and white pelicans are few examples. This makes Voyageurs National Park a great area for the photo enthusiasts. So bring your camera and plenty of film.
Our fully equipped Rainy Lake Houseboat vacation rentals provide you with total freedom to explore these waterways as the mood moves you. Discover hidden bays and intimate islands. Rest on the sun-warmed sands of a secluded cove. Marvel at the sprawling landscape spread before your houseboat bow. Feel the lake beckoning you to roam further. Be serenaded by wilderness sounds as you gather fresh blueberries for morning pancakes.
Make Our Home Yours. Come north and experience spectacular sunsets and a network of crystal blue never-ending waterways. Bring your friends and family to enjoy the unique beauty of Crane Lake at Voyagaire Lodge. We are nestled amongst towering pine trees and miles of pristine northern Minnesota natural shoreline.
Your vacation home away from home is located on the spectacular Leech Lake, the third largest lake in Minnesota. Located in the north central region of the state, Hiawatha Beach Resort offers some of the best Walleye and Muskie fishing in the U.S. Moreover, we offer a wide range of water sports and aquatic activities, in addition to land activities of every sort.
Northernaire Houseboats specializes in Rainy Lake Houseboat vacation rentals in Minnesota. Houseboating on Rainy Lake is truly unique as it is a scenic border lake located in Voyageurs National Park. Rainy Lake’s waters are both in Minnesota and Ontario, Canada. It is the largest lake in Voyageurs National Park spanning 73 miles in one direction. Voyageurs National Park is strewn with glacial rock, rugged terrain, scattered beaches, abundant wildlife… and no roads! A Minnesota Houseboat rental vacation can offer you the perfect combination of excitement and solitude.
No matter your heart’s desire, Lake Vermilion is the preeminent destination for Northern Minnesota vacations. First-rate fishing, five-star dining, top-rated golfing, and over 40,000 acres of water are all just out your front door and ready to explore when staying at Lake Vermilion Houseboats. Houseboating is a unique experience that allows you to customize your vacation. With our houseboats you can spend a night near the portage to the BWCAW (Boundary Waters), enjoying amazing views of nature and walking through the waterfalls.
Looking for the best rental cabins in Minnesota or the best Minnesota fishing resort? Timber Bay Lodge and Houseboats is located on Birch Lake near Ely Minnesota and the Boundary Waters Wilderness Canoe Area (BWCA). We are a completely modern Minnesota resort (with both cabins and houseboats!) located deep in the heart of the Superior National Forest.
For a moment, close your eyes and imagine yourself on our pontoon on your way to our exclusive, remote, yet accessible resort, located on the shoreline of over ¼ million acres of waterway that includes Voyageur’s National Park, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and Canadian waterways. Choose from housekeeping cottages, rooms, or a houseboat to spend your much deserved vacation.