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The Prairie State is filled with creative accommodations, from yurts and tiny homes to treehouses and even a grain bin. The options for a unique place to stay are endless. If you are the type of person who enjoys being by the water, then perhaps a night on a houseboat would be of interest to you. Being close to water almost always guarantees relaxation, and staying on one of these boats may be just what you need. Let’s have a look!

Which houseboat would you stay at? If you’ve enjoyed a stay on a houseboat before, please let us know about your experience in the comments below.

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