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Privacy and Stunning View at the Alaskan Cottage

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What a great place to have a relaxing moment!

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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Homer house description

PRIVACY! This home is located on almost 6 acres of land, giving you the privacy and peace that you have come to Alaska for. It is conveniently located in the city limits of Homer and is only 3 to 4 miles from the city center. The house is located on a bluff that overlooks emerald lakes and the beaches of Kachemak Bay just below.

You can hear the murmur of the ocean from the porch and watch eagles soaring on the updrafts overhead. Before you stretches the striking visual panorama of Kachemak Bay, Cook Inlet, the Kenai mountains and the volcanoes of the Alaska Range.

This newly remodeled house has a wall of windows to take full advantage of the view and thoughtfully placed window treatments to shut out the midnight sun for those not used to our long daylight hours at bedtime. There is an access ramp to the house and the entire lower floor is handicapped accessible. Spend the afternoon on the large deck and grill your fish for a fresh Alaskan dinner. This house is a truly comfortable residence with all of the conveniences of home.

Keywords: House,cottage,cabin

Property Type

  • House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            smoking allowed outside on covered porch and a deck with an amazing view...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 5-8

          • Loft

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            downstairs bedroom...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Upstairs bedroom...moreless

          • Loft bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            Loft space upstairs...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) The twin beds are located in an upstairs loft, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) one queen size convertible bed...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            on the main floor. Washer and dryer...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Big upstairs bathroom with a Huge view of bay and mountains....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • wonderful yard and mowed lawn, I-pod docking station and radio. Thermos and cooler provided for day use. Blender in kitchen....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                I-pod docking station to play your own music...moreless

              • Television

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View
              • Lake View
              • Mountain View
              • Ocean View
              • Water View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Sound/Bay Fishing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Dining table seats 4, breakfast bar seats 3, tv trays accomodate 4...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer:

                in this unit...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                in the unit...moreless

              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Off of the upstairs bathroom, plus covered porch and a large deck with a view of the ocean and mountains....moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Propane grill...moreless

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

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              from 13 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Spring 2015
              Apr 15 - May 21, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $170

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

              Summer 2015
              May 22 - Sep 7, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $235

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

              Fall 2015
              Sep 8 - Oct 1, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $195

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
              • cleaning fee $60 + tax
              • Tax Rate 7.5%

              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 11/21/2014
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Location

              Car: Necessary

              ocean fishing charters, fly-in bear viewing, stream fishing,clamming, tide pooling, bird watching especially good from the porch

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2003

              About the owner: We are both long time Alaskans who discovered all the amazing things about Homer and have made it our home. We love to fish, hike, bird-watch and kayak and living in Homer has made these activities available right out our door. We share our local knowledge with our visitors and especially love to share our Alaska.

              Why the Owner Chose Homer:
              Some of the best things about this property is the privacy and the view. The most frequent comment I get from our guests is how greatly their expectations of the cottage were exceeded when they walk through the door.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              My favorite feature of the house is watching the antics of the big birds playing stick-drop and aero-bomber with each other on breezy days.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • What a great place to have a relaxing moment!

                What a great place to have a relaxing moment!

              • Come down a winding driveway

                Come down a winding driveway

              • There is a grassy lawn to spread out-with a view

                There is a grassy lawn to spread out-with a view

              • This is a full kitchen

                This is a full kitchen

              • living room and dining area

                living room and dining area

              • The upstairs bathroom is spacious, has a view and a cute little porch too!

                The upstairs bathroom is spacious, has a view and a cute little porch too!

              • The sleeping loft upstairs has two twin beds.

                The sleeping loft upstairs has two twin beds.

              • downstairs bath with a washer/dryer

                downstairs bath with a washer/dryer

              • Spend some time and fish in Homer

                Spend some time and fish in Homer

              • Now this is private!

                Now this is private!

              • This is your Alaskan Cottage

                This is your Alaskan Cottage

              • Laze away the afternoon on the porch and watch the boats go by on the bay

                Laze away the afternoon on the porch and watch the boats go by on the bay

              • The livingroom area looking into the kitchen area. The loft bedroom is upstairs

                The livingroom area looking into the kitchen area. The loft bedroom is upstairs

              • Bay view from upstairs bedroom

                Bay view from upstairs bedroom

              • Upstairs bedroom with a queen sized bed

                Upstairs bedroom with a queen sized bed

              • The downstairs bedroom has a double bed.

                The downstairs bedroom has a double bed.

              • The lawn area with some of the view that this property has to offer.

                The lawn area with some of the view that this property has to offer.

              • There is so much to see and do in Homer.  Plan some extra time to
see it all!

                There is so much to see and do in Homer. Plan some extra time to see it all!

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              This listing was first published here in 2007.

              Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

              $170 - $235 per night (USD)
              13

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2007
              Speaks: english
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              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/21/2014
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