USA Idaho Lake Pend Oreille Bayview Listing #52805

Sitting on the Dock of the Bay - Bayview, ID

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12 reviews
Max. occupancy: 6 (4 adults) 1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Bed 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom Sleeps 4 comfortably  No pets 
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Secluded & Lakefront House Boat w/Lake Views, Free WiFi, Private Washer/Dryer

Experience the lake life from a different point of view at this lakefront float house! There's plenty of space to stretch out comfortably and enjoy a vacation like no other. Snuggle up on the sofa with a warm cup of coffee in hand and admire the views of the lake and marina. Feeling hungry? The kitchen is well equipped with all the appliances needed to whip up tasty meals and snacks on the go. There's even a countertop dishwasher to make lake life easier. There is also a small combo washer/dryer that will be great for rinsing and spinning swimming gear. However, for larger loads, there is a laundry up by the restaurant. Both bedrooms are separated by a convenient living area with two armchairs and a flatscreen TV. The full bathroom available has a standalone shower.


With this location, all you have to do is stepping out your door and you'll be in the water. You can visit the nearby Bayview Marina to dock your boat for a fee. This floating home is located right on Lake Pend Oreille, which is Idaho's deepest and biggest lake! Here you can find plenty of parks, boat launches, and try your hand at boating, wildlife spotting, and fishing. Try some of the delicious local cuisine at Lake House Bar & Grill, Ralph's Coffee House & Cafe, or JD's Pub & Grill, all of them within walking distance. Silverwood Theme Park is 12.8 miles away and has over 70 rides you can enjoy!


No cable
Boat garage for guest use (Boat Garage Dimensions: 20 ft x 9 ft. It will not fit pontoon boats. Boats will have to be about 18-19 ft to close the garage door. Boats up to 20 feet are acceptable however garage door will not be able to close.)
There are two futons available
Please note that phone service is limited, especially if it is not Verizon.
Please note that even though there are no steps to entry, this is a float home and it moves around quite often. We ask you to consider this if you have mobility issues.

You must be 25 years or older to rent this property.



Washer/dryer : Private

Heating & cooling

Central AC

Partial AC

Kitchen & dining






Lake view


Water view






Wireless router

Netflix streaming

Nearby activities & attractions




Beach towels

Boat rental available

Parking & access

Paid parking only

12 reviews

Susan S. Sep 2022
Absolutely gorgeous views and clean with every convenience imaginable......excellent stay!
Alan B. Aug 2022
It’s a beautiful scenic home. We stayed for a few nights while meeting up with our family camping road trip here in Bayview. The two bedrooms were decent sizes and there were plenty of space in family room. The location is wonderful close enough to many places in town. There many places to eat out. A Big Grocery store was only a few miles away no need to pack so many things. All check in and check out is through Vacasa. Make sure to check in on Vacasa before you get there to receive your check in info . Some phone carriers service were not working in the area. We got a good wifi connection while we stayed. In general, it’s a great experience! We hope to come back one day.
Jamie W. Aug 2022
Great accommodations especially if you have a boat! Getting parking slips and place for boat trailer was very easy with Marina help.
Samantha R. Jul 2022
This was the perfect place to stay for a family trip to Silverwood. We loved being right on the water and in walking distance to great places to eat.
Maggie M. Jul 2022
Cute, clean and well stocked! Thank you!
EDWARD W. Jun 2022
Beautiful boathouse. Very clean!
Chris L. Sep 2021
The setting was our favorite part! Beautiful, quiet and convenient to everything we needed. Check in/out was very easy. The home was comfortable, clean and pretty well stocked. The only problem we had was with boat trailer parking. We called Scenic Bay Marina before we arrived to make arrangements as instructed in the listing and were told that "everyone just parks on the street, they don't tow even though the signs indicate you're not supposed to park there" This wasn't helpful as parking IS an issue. If you take your boat/trailer, I highly recommend arriving when the marina office is open and going inside to talk to them. They can give you a tag and you can then park on "a street they own" and not get towed. This would have saved us a $150 towing bill. Lesson learned. We did use the boat garage at the rental and it was great, very easy to get in/out of and secure the boat. We enjoyed our time very much and will definitely return. Highly recommend this vacation rental.
Samantha H. Aug 2021
Perfect location in the cutest little town! First time staying in a floating home and it didn’t disappoint!
Stephanie H. Aug 2021
Close to a couple pub and grills. Clinton at the gift store was very friendly. The float house is very cute, clean and well furnished. Only 12 miles from Silverwood Park.
Raelenea C. Aug 2021
Lots of storage and a nice 'teen room' with two fold out chairs and a futon! Well appointed!
Need another mirror or two for people to get ready in different rooms.
Manager response:
Thank you for sharing your experience with us, Raelenea. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the storage and furnishings of the home. We have passed along your suggestion to add another mirror or two to the local manager for consideration. We hope to welcome you back again soon!
Annie W. Aug 2021
Cool float home and clean. Only tricky thing was checking in and finding the house. It was late when we arrived and dark so it took me a little bit to make sure I was at the right dock and then at the right home. But once we did everything was a piece of cake and really enjoyed our first time staying on a float home.
Amy C. Aug 2021
I wish there was a 4.5 star. This place has obviously been beautifully remodeled. Very well done. The layout and functionality were great for our family of four. The house was stocked with everything we needed and very clean.
I do have a few suggestions as this seems to be a new rental:
-if you’re going to advertise the boat garage, you should list how big of a boat can fit. Ours isn’t big, but we couldn’t close the garage with it inside. Also, the garage needs major cleaning. My girls and I were scared to see how many spiders made their home on our boat.
-I would recommend adding coasters. I felt bad with my coffee cup as I didn’t want to ruin any of the beautiful furniture! There are some really nice ones that would match your theme on Amazon.
-In the description it says there is a coffee maker. I would change that to say kuerig. It would help people be better prepared (we brought coffee grounds). Thankful you had some pods!
-The home does have AC, but it is in the front of the home. Thankfully we brought fans for white noise, but they were definitely needed for the bedrooms to cool down.
-lastly, although the furniture looks nice where it is, the pieces in the tv room are really uncomfortable, whereas the couch in the living room is very comfortable. Maybe switch? With a lake house and unpredictable weather, sometimes there ends up being more movie time. Really nice that it had Disney +!
We had a really hard time finding parking for both our boat trailer and our truck, but the local management company was so kind and helpful. They were willing to go the extra mile to make sure we were taken care of. I really appreciate that and would recommend this place! Please don’t take my feedback as negative. They’re just suggestions on how to make it even better. 😊
Manager response:
Amy, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us. We passed your comments along to our local manager to review and we appreciate guest’s preferences as a means to continually improve. We look forward to hosting your next stay!