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The River Den

Bonnie is a superhost.

The River Den

2 guests1 bedroom1 bedHalf-bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
Entire home
You’ll have the boat to yourself.
Bonnie is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

The River Den is a 4 season houseboat, docked in picturesque Wakefield, Qc on the Gatineau River. This dream boat is a floating tiny house which does not have hot water, electricity, or a fridge (we do supply a cooler). There's a cozy woodstove, cooking facilities and dry composting toilet on board.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Smoke alarm
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 couch



385 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Stylish space
Mindy User Profile
December 2019
This was one of those places where experience is why you’re booking! To wake up to water views and the water putting you to sleep were memories for a lifetime.
Jessie User Profile
August 2019
It was okay.
Melanie User Profile
July 2019
A friend and I spent three nights and it was better than we ever expected! It was quiet and peaceful and the bed was so comfortable!! The town is really close by and had nice restauarants and shops. :)
Eden User Profile
May 2019
Bonnie was super friendly and very helpful. I asked lots of questions and she was quick to answer without hesitation.
Elyse User Profile
March 2019
Stayed here for 3 days with my partner. We had a wonderful, very relaxing time. The frozen river was a site to be seen and the stars at night were breathtaking. It was the perfect little getaway!
Amanda User Profile
November 2018
This place was incredible! It was such a unique experience and the boat stayed nice and warm despite freezing temperatures! The views were stunning and the nearby town was great as well! I would highly recommend in any season!
Sharon User Profile
October 2018
Sweet, rustic, unique and relaxing experience. Easy walk to town for food and shops. Perfect for an anniversary retreat.

Hosted by Bonnie

Canada, CanadaJoined in May 2014
Bonnie User Profile
485 Reviews
Bonnie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My name is Bonnie and I am the captain of the River Den, the River Zen and The Nellie. Very excited about hosting guests on my boats. I'm the daughter of a québécois log driver and I grew up on the river in Low Qc, driving boats and living on islands. I am passionate about…
Interaction with guests
Guests are greeted upon arrival and briefed on the ins and outs of the Riven Den. I am always available by text or phone (respond within an hour) if anything comes up during your stay. We do not live nearby, so planning your checkin time is very important.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Bonnie’s place.
Vanessa and Neal help host.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events