You Can Actually Rent This Floating Houseboat in London

Check out your new sea-worthy vacation digs.
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Check out your new sea-worthy vacation digs.
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If you've always wanted to see London from a new perspective, might we suggest setting sail on a floating house? Your dreams of water-bound adventure might be even more affordable than you think: for the next two days, you can enter for a chance to stay at this house on Airbnb for free.

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Designed by brothers Nick and Steve Tidball, the Floating House will sail serenely down the Thames in London for the next few days. After which, it will become a rentable property for community events and stays. They wanted it to feel more like a home than a boat, so the two-bedroom space is equipped with a roomy kitchen and living room, as well as an outdoor area with real grass and plenty of greenery. Throughout, they've kept a nautical motif that fits with the home's sea-legs, but still feels modern.

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And who knows, with enough interest, perhaps the designers will make this a permanent listing on Airbnb?

Photos by Mikael Buck / airbnb