Looking for a unique local getaway? Rent this houseboat in Verona

Need a change of scenery? Spend the night on a boat. This houseboat is just 15 minutes from Downtown Pittsburgh 

by Lindsay Patross
September 19, 2020

If you are feeling a little down because you had to cancel your summer vacation, here is a local option for you. Spend the night on a boat.

(If you are a fan of “I’m on a boat,” don’t miss this classroom instrument version with The Roots from “The Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon.)

If you are looking to get away without having to go far, take a look at this houseboat for rent on Airbnb.

While this Airbnb doesn’t come with Andy Samberg or include T-Pain, it does put you on a boat.

Houseboat location:

This houseboat rental stays docked at the 10.7 Marina in Verona. [We are big fans of the pop-up beer garden at the 10,7 Marina.]

About the houseboat: 

  • 1 double bed, 1 sofa – sleeps 4
  • 1 bathroom
  • complimentary kayak or canoe rental

About the host:

This houseboat is offered by Kelly Jane. She is an Airbnb super host and also has another apartment for rent in Pittsburgh.

Rent the houseboat:

This houseboat rents for $135/night. The houseboat is available until November. There are plenty of nights still available this season.


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Pittsburgh born and raised, Lindsay has been writing about the people who love Pittsburgh since 2008.

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