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Cozy Swedish-Style Cabin... Our Specialty is in the Details!

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  • Pets considered:No
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Seward cabin description

Built by Stefan Nilsson, this little “doll house” was completed in July of 2005. Inspired by Stefan's Swedish heritage, this adorable cabin has typical Swedish siding stained forest green, with natural spruce trim.

The cabin is in a quiet wooded setting, located 5-10 minutes away from Seward's activities; yet our guests can still stay connected to the rest of the world with free wireless internet service!

The inside comfortably sleeps 4 guests, having a queen-sized bed in a cozy alcove, two twin beds up in the sleeping loft, and a sitting area which has a futon to accommodate extra guests. A full bathroom is located near the back entrance.

The kitchenette has a refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot, and toaster. Next to the kitchen, a custom-built breakfast nook affords spectacular views of Mt. Eva and her hanging glacier. Rich wood details, from the tongue and groove ceiling to the colorful stained beams, adorn the inside of the cabin.

The finish carpentry, as well as the unique colors on the walls, beams, and interior door make this cabin a work of art.





Keywords: A custom built cabin, with Scandinavian details. Cozily tucked in amongst the towering Sitka Spruce trees with spectacular views of Mt. Eva.

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Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Loft

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              • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Museums
              • Playground

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Rural

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Mountain Biking
              • Sailing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Gas Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden:

                There is a small, private, perennial garden in the front of the cabin....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
               

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              Up to 2 Persons .. $145/night ..2 night minimum.
              $15 extra per person per night.
              There is a 3% tax that will be added to above pricing.
              No refunds when cancelling within 30 days of stay.
              Payment can be made in the form of personal check, money order or cash.
              

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              Location

              Play Area for Children, Chickens to Look at, and Gardens to Enjoy!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2005

              About the owner: Stefan and Binget Nilsson are your hosts along with their three children, Kjell (born 1999), Bjorn (born 2002), and Annika (born 2004). They moved to Seward in February of 1996. Binget grew up in Kenai, Alaska and spent many years fishing salmon on the banks of the Kenai River. After finishing college at the University of Washington in Seattle (1990), she put her pack on her back and went travelling down to New Zealand. In February of 1990, Stefan and Binget met on a bus (“The Magic Bus”) on the South Island of New Zealand and fell in love. At the end of the trip, neither thought they would see the other again. But it was God’s plan that they be together, and through interesting circumstances (and a helpful German friend!), they finally decided to be together and were married September 19, 1992 in Kenai. Your hosts love living in Alaska with their little ones, and appreciate the great outdoor opportunities that abound in the Seward area. Binget has a history in mountain climbing and has extensive knowledge of the trails and mountains in and around Seward. If you love to hike, bike, run the trails, or climb some of the local peaks…she can point you in the right direction! Stefan’s big love is hunting and fishing. He will be able to tell you the right lake or river for Dolly Varden, Rainbows, and Grayling...and he may even share his secrets about what the halibut and salmon are biting in Resurrection Bay ! They are excited to be able to share their outdoor experiences with you.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, swedish

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              Photos

              • Annika's Guesthouse

                Annika's Guesthouse

              • Breakfast Nook

                Breakfast Nook

              • Binget's gardens

                Binget's gardens

              • Private Entrance

                Private Entrance

              • A common visitor to the guesthouse!

                A common visitor to the guesthouse!

              • Kjell on the beach at Lowell Point, Seward, AK

                Kjell on the beach at Lowell Point, Seward, AK

              • Queen Bed

                Queen Bed

              • View of Mt. Eva from the guesthouse

                View of Mt. Eva from the guesthouse

              • Binget's gardens

                Binget's gardens

              • Pappa and the boys doing a fall hike on the Kenai peninsula

                Pappa and the boys doing a fall hike on the Kenai peninsula

              • Winter wonderland in moonlight

                Winter wonderland in moonlight

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              Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              Contact owner for availability
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english, swedish
              • Calendar last updated: 08/24/2014
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              (907) 224-2324 (Alaska, USA)

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