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Houseboat White Elephant: HUGE Floating Home Downtown Boston!

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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Boston, Massachusetts
The White Elephant Floating Inn is a one-of-a-kind houseboat that sleeps up to 10 guests! Perfect for a family or large group getaway, this handcrafted vessel features beautifully finished wood paneled walls, exposed wood beams and inlaid hardwood floors. You won't find another rental like this in Boston!
Features:
* Master bedroom with king sized bed
* Second floor stateroom with double bed and 2 twin beds built into the wall
* Second stateroom with queen sized bed
* Main salon with sleeper sofa (sleeps 2), and flat screen TV over a dining table which seats 6
* Galley kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, sink, stove and oven.
* 2 bathrooms with stand up shower, toilet and vanity
* Outside deck with lounge furniture, electric grill and city views
* Fully heated and air conditioned
Amenities:
* Linens and bath towels
* Soaps and shamp...
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About the Manager, SleepAfloat Boat and Houseboat Rentals
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 96 reviews and 15 properties
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Listing #FKN2032188 by: FlipKey
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Jrhody
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Amazing location - just a 5 minute walk to the North End or Quincy Market. Quality of the boat was better than we expected. Spotlessly clean, extra towels and pillows and high quality bed linens. Boat is actually at the end of the dock so has an uninterrupted view of the harbor. Our son loved the sleeping cubbies! Only suggestion...

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Management response:

Thanks for the feedback! So glad to hear you had a great experience, and that's a great suggestion for an umbrella on the deck. Thanks for staying with us! - Team SleepAfloat

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James H
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 8 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

I came with a group of 7 guys and we had an amazing weekend!! The water taxi dropped us off directly onto the boat. There was plenty of space and the accommodations were excellent. The deck on the second level made for a great spot to hang out. The location could not be beat. Walking distance to dozens upon dozens...

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NormCash
Glasgow
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
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We had the pleasure of staying on the White Elephant for a week in Sept 2014. We were a group of 6 (3 couples). After looking at various accommodation options in the city, this proved to be far and away the best value option. The boat offers 3 bedrooms each with a double bed. One room also has a pair...

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Management response:

Thanks so much for the honest and positive review! We'd love to have you on board a SleepAfloat again! Please let us know if you're ever looking to stay with us again! Best, Team SleepAfloat

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Satellite TV
  • Terrace
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
28 Sep 2016 -
29 Sep 2016
2 nights
£266
US$345
£266
US$345
£1,863
US$2,415
30 Sep 2016 -
30 Sep 2016
2 nights
£305
US$395
£305
US$395
£1,863
US$2,415
1 Oct 2016 -
6 Oct 2016
2 nights
£212
US$275
£212
US$275
£1,485
US$1,925
7 Oct 2016 -
28 Sep 2017
2 nights
£501
US$650
£501
US$650
£3,510
US$4,550
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.
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