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Namastay ~Spectacular Views in Scenic, Convenient Location

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
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NamaStay invites you to step inside, unwind and take in the panoramic views of this roomy and comfortable home away from home. Surrounded by stunning Kachemak Bay and its glacier-studded mountains, NamaStay is located in arguably one of the most scenic areas of Homer, yet we are a convenient 6 miles from downtown. Within minutes you can access Homer's art galleries, shopping centers, and fine restaurants-- or head to the famous Homer Spit for myriad fishing and recreational opportunities.

This 1400 sq. foot chalet-style Alaskan home is sunny, stylish and spacious. Situated on just over an acre of land, NamaStay is ideal for friends, couples and families, and can accommodate 2 to 6 people.

The ample living room boasts vaulted ceilings and a wall of south-facing windows to capture the light and warmth of our long summer days. A dining area is nestled into the living room, providing an intimate space to celebrate food with family and friends. Our deck is fully equipped with a propane BBQ grill, picnic table and lounge chairs, and is the perfect place to enjoy your fresh catch, some Homer-grown veggies or a locally brewed beer.

The well-appointed kitchen has everything you need and more to prepare gourmet meals during your stay. A small table and custom crafted breakfast bar provide spaces to indulge and take in spectacular views.

The master bedroom includes a queen size bed, walk in closet, 8 drawer dresser and full bathroom. The en suite bathroom features a handcrafted stained glass countertop with stainless steel sink. Light-canceling shades offer a reprieve from the midnight sun and alluring views when you're ready to daydream about what adventures await you.

The second bedroom hosts 2 new twin beds, situated opposite each other in a cozy loft bedroom, with plenty of closet space and a luggage rack. Distinctive angles and newly installed birch flooring transform this modest space into an inviting enclave. An additional sleeping space containing a fold-down sofa bed is available on the first floor in a recessed area off the living room. There's a small closet in this area for storing luggage and hanging clothing items, as well as a 3/4 bath just steps away. The downstairs bathroom's unique tile and beach rock floors, sink top and backsplash are noteworthy design features.

An expansive yard hosts guests such as resident moose, eagles, hawks and pheasant; sandhill cranes and other migratory birds also frequent the wide open fields this region is known for. A lovely 2 mile walking trail is accessed in either direction from NamaStay, an easy and relaxing way to explore the neighborhood and all the while be dazzled by breathtaking views.

NamaStay provides all the comforts of home, with an intimate setting in a superb and convenient location. Make NamaStay your home base for your next Alaskan adventure and create unforgettable memories that will leave you beckoning for more.


Keywords: House, 2 bedrooms, Convenient location, Sleeps 2-6 people

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library:

                Blue Ray DVD player with on demand access to numerous instant play Netflix movies and TV shows...moreless

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Mountain View:

                Stunning views of the Kenai Mountains and Grewingk Glacier from your doorstep...moreless

              • Ocean View
              • Water View:

                Sweeping views of Kachemak Bay backed by a panorama of mountains and glaciers...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              General

              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

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              Shoulder Season
              Sep 3 - May 1
              2 night min stay
              $175
              $1,050
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $200
              $1,400

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


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              Fees:

              • Tax Rate 3%

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              Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2004

              About the owner: 12 years ago, I ventured to Homer, Alaska on a quest to explore the Last Frontier. I was young, eager and fresh out of college searching for a place to call home and plant my feet for awhile. Being a sun-loving surfer chick, I never in my wildest dreams imagined that a place like Alaska could capture my attention for long, or steal my heart. It did. To my amazement, it wasn't just the breathtaking scenery and jaw-dropping views that Homer offered that kept me yearning for more - it was the combination of the remarkable natural beauty with its outstanding community. Having grown up in the suburbs of Pennsylvania, I had never experienced true community the way that I did upon arriving at the end of the road. Since that time, I have adapted my lifestyle in order to maintain a home-base here. As a result of this alternative lifestyle, I have been able to live out many dreams - one of which has been my passion for traveling. The long, dark winter months beckon me to throw some meager belongings into a backpack and hit the jet stream. My travels include destinations such as Africa, India, Colombia, Indonesia, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama and Mexico. And my list is still long. It is my own passion for traveling combined with my love for Homer, Alaska that made me decide to open up my home to other travelers. Besides my love for exploring foreign lands, I also love to garden, hike, cook, and spend time with my beloved dog, Rufus.

              Why the Owner Chose Homer:
              NamaStay is located in a spectacularly scenic area of Homer just 6 miles from downtown and the Homer Spit. The proximity to town puts you within 10 minutes of Homer's art galleries and great restaurants, as well as heading out on a fishing charter or kayak trip for the day. The residential neighborhood provides great opportunities for wildlife viewing while relaxing on the deck grilling up your fresh catch of the day. There's also great walking/hiking just out your doorstep.


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              • NamaStay, your home away from home

                NamaStay, your home away from home

              • Panoramic views of Kachemak Bay and glacier-studded mountains from your doorstep

                Panoramic views of Kachemak Bay and glacier-studded mountains from your doorstep

              • Vaulted ceilings and south-facing windows in living room leading outside to deck

                Vaulted ceilings and south-facing windows in living room leading outside to deck

              • Downstairs sitting area with convertible futon bed and closet space

                Downstairs sitting area with convertible futon bed and closet space

              • Small table and custom crafted breakfast bar in kitchen

                Small table and custom crafted breakfast bar in kitchen

              • Entry door into kitchen and hallway leading to downstairs bath and living room

                Entry door into kitchen and hallway leading to downstairs bath and living room

              • Master bedroom with queen size bed

                Master bedroom with queen size bed

              • Master bedroom contains an en-suite bathroom with tub and shower

                Master bedroom contains an en-suite bathroom with tub and shower

              • Downstairs bathroom contains custom tile mosaic with local beach rock and shower

                Downstairs bathroom contains custom tile mosaic with local beach rock and shower

              • Loft bedroom is a cozy enclave that invites you to nestle in

                Loft bedroom is a cozy enclave that invites you to nestle in

              • Share the expansive yard with resident moose

                Share the expansive yard with resident moose

              • Outstanding photo opportunities in your front yard (picture taken from deck!)

                Outstanding photo opportunities in your front yard (picture taken from deck!)

              • Located in one of the most scenic areas of Homer

                Located in one of the most scenic areas of Homer

              • Enjoy sweeping views while you grill your fresh catch on the deck

                Enjoy sweeping views while you grill your fresh catch on the deck

              • Sunny and spacious living room with intimate dining area

                Sunny and spacious living room with intimate dining area

              • Fully equipped deck is the perfect place to laze away the day

                Fully equipped deck is the perfect place to laze away the day

              • Fully-equipped kitchen to accommodate all of your cooking needs and desires

                Fully-equipped kitchen to accommodate all of your cooking needs and desires

              • Entrance to master bedroom with walk-in closet and dresser

                Entrance to master bedroom with walk-in closet and dresser

              • Master bedroom also has a comfortable sofa that folds down into a full size bed

                Master bedroom also has a comfortable sofa that folds down into a full size bed

              • Inside master en-suite bathroom

                Inside master en-suite bathroom

              • Loft bedroom with 2 twin size beds

                Loft bedroom with 2 twin size beds

              • Loft bedroom has distinct angles and windows that make it unique and inviting

                Loft bedroom has distinct angles and windows that make it unique and inviting

              • Sandhill cranes frequent the wide, open fields surrounding NamaStay

                Sandhill cranes frequent the wide, open fields surrounding NamaStay

              • Capture a fleeting glimpse of dawn in the land of the midnight sun

                Capture a fleeting glimpse of dawn in the land of the midnight sun

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/08/2014
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