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Floating Home B&B

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Studio B&B and Main House
    Studio B&B and Main House
    Studio B&B and Main House
    Main house, one B&B room inside, sleeps two
    Living room in Main House
    Kitchen in Main House
    Breakfast in the Main House
    Property description
    Yellowknife
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    Guest Room – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    This is a one-of-a kind experience: two private floating homes at anchor in gorgeous Yellowknife Bay, surrounded by water, with perfect views of the Yellowknife houseboat community. These ECO, off grid floating homes are premium-built residences with all the amenities, including hot running water, a full-size bathroom with a tub and shower and fully functional and modern kitchens with propane appliances. In summer months, you are provided with a canoe to get to and from the houseboats with or we can ferry you over with our power boat in poor weather conditions. During the winter, you can drive right up and park beside our floating homes on well over a meter of ice! Adventure tours offered during Yellowknife's long summer days include fishing and boat tours, camping and hiking. Lod... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Books
    • Canoe
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Deck
    • Freezer
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Telephone
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #FK316010 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night Per week
    Default - - 1 night
    £82
    CAD150
    £518
    CAD950
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Rates are fixed, unless more services are required. Please inquire.

    Studio Suite
    Separate houseboat cabin with Queen-sized bed, comfortable fold-out couch, private Kitchenette, private Bath:
    You prepare your own breakfast with food provided for you.
    $200/day for single or couple, $1250 a week
    Add $50/day per person for a 3rd and 4th guest

    Private Room in main Houseboat with owners
    Queen-sized bed, shared bath:
    Breakfast of your choice, prepared for you each morning.
    $125/day for singles, $800 a week
    $150/day per couple, $950 a week

    To make a reservation: You will be invoiced in advance for one night per week (Ex: for a 2-week stay for a couple, the reservation fee will be $400 for the private Studio B&B.; The balance is to be paid on the last day)
  • Property location
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    Additional Location Information
    Our home is located in Yellowknife Bay, close to Dog Island. By canoe - which we provide - it takes about 5 minutes to reach shore. During the winter, access is even easier; simply park your car on the ice right beside our floating home!
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Bobert128...
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014

My girlfriend & I really had an outstanding time here. The hosts are amazing, as was the daily & tasty breakfast. We visited Yellowknife specifically to view the Northern Lights, and the Floating B&B turned out to be an ideal location. The city lights are far enough away & the 360 degree, unobstructed views of the sky were perfect. Why...

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JesseOnth...
Ottawa
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 December 2013 for a stay in December 2013

Incredibly unique place and helpful and friendly hosts. A welcoming cup of tea, great dinner recommendations, and falling asleep to the sound of the Great Slave ice popping below. Oh, and surrounded by art. With a hearty breakfast to get ready for a cold day. The only downside is that I only stayed one night! more

Bevan R
New York, New York, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Daniel and Monique have built the perfect, floating, eco-conscious cottage. It is modern and sharp while remaining tied into the aesthetic of its folksy houseboat community in Yellowknife Bay. Their relaxed, comfortable hospitality made us feel immediately at home and ready to explore the environs at our leisure. Delightful. more

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