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Floating Home on the Fraser River

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Delta House Boat Rental Photos and Description

House Boat, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Rooms rented individually or as a whole package

Unique accommodations at the mouth of the Fraser River in rural historic Ladner BC known for its farming and fishing. Stay in your own private setting with a commercial fishing family as your hosts. World famous Reifel Bird Sanctuary is located across the waterway and an abundance of bird and wildlife is at your doorstep. Beautiful sunsets, peaceful and serene, a great relaxing getaway.

Keywords: Located at the mouth of the Fraser River, 2 large suites with separate ensuites, gas fireplaces, queen beds, beautiful sunsets and abundance of bird and wildlife at your doorstep. Kitchen facilities, bbq, hottub, common area, boat moorage etc. cot avail.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Jackie Smith
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 28, 2016
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based on 11 traveler reviews

Floating Home on the Fraser River
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews

Amazing, relaxing and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We throughly enjoyed our stay - two couples with separate room with ensuites. Each room was stunning and so spacious with own balconies to enjoy morning coffee as not to disturb anyone. I woke early one morning to swans and three babies wonderful :) Jackie and Colin where great - hot tub in the rain was perfect:) thanks for great memories from Northern Ireland we will be back !!!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely and Warm Floating Home by the Sea!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was wonderful in this serene and beautiful home. It was extremely clean, had a well supplied kitchen (and we were able to make our own breakfast with fresh eggs, bacon, fruit and delicious breads). The homes decor was stunning and to top it all off it had fresh flowers and plants all about to sooth your soul!

The hostess, Jackie, was so gracious and hospitable....and her niece next door so personable and helpfuli! If we ever get back to gorgeous British Columbia this is the 1st place we will stay at again! Thank you, Jackie, for the most pleasant stay in your very unique floating home!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 days of heaven

  • 5 of 5

We loved every aspect of the stay! Fabulous views, beautiful accommodations, friendly hosts - we definitely will be back! We have great appreciation of Jackie and Collin. Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Such a nice place

  • 5 of 5

My parents came to visit me and I wanted to do something special for them. Especially for my mom's birthday. That was it! It is such a nice, serene place. Swans, heron, geese also few cats and a dog, fresh crabs (Thank you so much Jackie!) made the stay even more exiting. Place is very clean and thoughtfully designed. Highly recommend especially for two couples or families. We rented only one room and I was worrying that our birthday dinner sounds may disturb other guests. But every room has it's own deck space. We used a grill, didn't have time to use a hot tub even it was hot and running. It was one of my mom's best birthdays ever! Hope to come back.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So relaxing

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I went with our daughter & son in law. What a fantastic place to stay. Quiet, and very clean a huge positive to for us in a b&b. Jackie, the owner, was very nice and always available if needed. It is also very soundproof between bedrooms. We easily visited Vancouver during the day. It is not far from the Night Market. The houseboat moved ever so slightly which was fun but barley noticeable. The kitchen had a lot of things and there is a grill. My husband loved the hot tub. Definitely, we hope to go back!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great River Houseboat

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful setting on the river and close to markets and towns in the Delta area. Everything we needed was there which made meal prep fun. This is a great place to share with another couple or family.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Vancouver International YVR
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Tsawassen Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Tsawassen Springs
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 17
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Taverna Gorgona
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Grouse Mountain
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Boundary Bay
Car: recommended

10 minutes to Tsawassen Ferry Terminal

2 miles from Reifel Bird Sanctuary


Rates & Availability

Delta House Boat Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Oct 2 2016 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $8

Rates are subject to change and are negotiable depending on length of stay and number of guests in party. Please call or email for a quote. The rates quoted are for 1 room 2 persons. If you are wanting to occupy both rooms common area kitchen etc. please email or call for a quote. Calendar may reflect only 1 room, so please email me for an accurate update. Thanks Jackie

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Delta House Boat Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house boat
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (2), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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