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Why Knot

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom floating condo - Lake Monroe Marina, Florida

Excellent! 5/5 (1 review)


  • Your money is safe, we pay your host 2 days after check-in.
  • 100% refund in the unlikely event the host cancels.
  • Changing booking details is always free.
  • Access to urgent phone line during your booking.
  • Book Co2 positive, we compensate 3 times more than we emit.

Houseboat highlights

  1. Top deck adds about 500 sf of living space.
  2. All the comforts of a home with water views.
  3. Four (4) flat screen TV's
  1. Top sun deck
  2. Sunsets are AMAZING.

Houseboat summary

This 60-foot floating condo is docked at the Lake Monroe Marina, blocks from Historic downtown Sanford, Florida. Walk to town. Jog or bike the 3-mile "trail" along the St. John River. Fish off the dock. Sun yourself on the upstairs deck. Catch a show at the refurbished Wayne Densch Theater. Like to eat? We have German, Belgium, Irish, Greek, Italian, Korean, New Orleans-style, barbeque, and soul food - to name a few - restaurants, all within walking distance. There are many microbreweries, a few wine bars, and a craft cocktail bar or two. Want something non-alcoholic? How about a smoothie or visit the juice bar. See how marshmallows are made and grab a delicious ice cream cone. Enough about food. Learn to sail. Visit the Sanford Museum, the Welcome Center, or Public Library. Check out original folk art.Take in the natural beauty of nearby Blue Springs State Park, where manatees "winter". Rent a canoe or kayak. Yes, even Disney is only 40 minutes away.

Houseboat description

Why stay by the water when you can stay on the water? Especially when you can stay on the water in style.

Luxury lower deck

The kitchen is well appointed and includes a full-size stove and refrigerator, Keurig, microwave, and toaster oven. Both bedrooms have queen-sized beds. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. The guest bedroom has access to the half-bath. In the living room you find a sleeper sofa from which to watch the 52-inch flat screen TV. The Yamaha stereo system has speakers in all rooms which can be turned on or off.

Superb top deck

It's great to have a comfortable lower deck but, to be honest, the top deck is where most of our guests enjoy spending their time. The top deck is open air but covered and has adjustable sun shades on the sides.

The summer kitchen has a stainless steel grill, mini-fridge with ice-maker, and a sink. There is a table and four chairs for dining al fresco. Watch TV or catch a nap on the curvy couch or work on your tan in the open sunning area.

For entertainment on rainy days, there are DVD's, CD's, games, cards, and books.

If we are missing anything, please let us know!

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Property type

Moored houseboat

Payment policy

25-75% or 50-50% or 100% (read more)

Cancellation policy

Security deposit


Check in/out time

Check in between 14:00 and 18:00.

Check out before 11:00.


2 Bedrooms, 4 Sleeps

King size beds: 2


Both bedrooms have a queen-sized bed with a very comfortable pillow-top mattress. A wide variety of pillows are on board, so pick your favorite. Plenty of towels are provided for your stay. For guests that stay more than 7 days, we provide fresh towels and linens on day 7. Bathrooms toilets are marine toilets. The master bathroom contains a walk-in shower.

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Number of bathrooms: 2
Number of en-suite bathrooms: 1
Number of toilets: 2

Holiday type

Historic / sightseeing
Town / city

Lake / riverside
Sporting activities

Disney: 40 minutes
Daytona: 30 minutes
Beach: 30 minutes
Springs: 15 minutes


Fully equipped kitchen
Microwave / oven
Linen provided

Towels provided
Hair dryer
Dining table & chairs


Satellite / Cable tv
WiFi / internet

DVD player
Internet access

Indoor facilities


Sofa bed

Outdoor facilities

Barbeque / braai
Terrace / balcony

Sun loungers

Heating / cooling

Air conditioning

Electric fans


Panoramic views
City views

Close to the shops
Close to the ariport

Blocks from Historic Downtown.

General information

Free parking

Gated property

Dock is locked at all times. Parking lot.

Activities nearby

Swimminig / watersports
Walking / hiking

Cycling / mountain biking
Amusement park / water park


About the area

Lake Monroe is situated in South Florida and offers great nature and awesome fishing opportunities for bass. It's the 8th largest lake in Orlando Metropolian Area.

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Houseboat owner


We bought the houseboat seven years ago as a weekend getaway. We fell in love with the area and moved to Central Florida four years ago. That's when we decided to become boateliers and share our enthusiasm for life on the water with others. We have met some terrific people over these past few years and have thoroughly enjoyed being hosts. Let us introduce you to Sanford. We think you will love the experience as much as we do.

Response time
Normally within 4 hours
Language spoken

1 Review - Why Knot

Excellent! 5/5

  1. - the United States

    16 Aug

    Attention: the owner recently cancelled a 2-night booking.
  2. Mike R - the United States

    09 Dec

    Great place, great fishing

    My wife and I have spend a few wonderful days on this great houseboat. Not only we enjoyed the fantastic boat itself, but also the amazing bass fishing on Lake Monroe. I took my hoby kayak and had an amazing time casting for those crazy fish out there. Loved the grill on the top deck by the way, great usp!\r\n\r\nLoved it and will absolutely be back. \r\n\r\nTight lines,\r\n\r\nMike

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