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A Custom Luxury View Home

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Waterman Creek Guest House on a Sunny Day

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Last updated: 10/23/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Homer house description

A beautiful custom 2000 square-foot, two-bath chalet-style home located five miles east of Homer. This vacation rental sits along scenic bench land considered by many as one of the nicest spots in the Homer area. The location is superb with views of Kachemak Bay, glacier-laced mountains and, just minutes away, the world-famous Homer Spit.

At only a few hundred feet above sea level, this three and-one-half acre, extensively-landscaped, south-facing location catches all the warmth and long glorious sun our endless summer days have to offer. Relax on the wrap-around deck soaking up the spectacular views and splendid surroundings.

While enjoying your stay at Waterman Creek Guest House and the greater Homer area, you will often spot different wildlife species, including moose, eagles, sandhill cranes, hawks, pheasants, an occasional black bear or coyote and far too many marine creatures to list.

The open-gathering, friendly design is perfect for friends and family. With its cedar interior, vaulted angled ceilings, rock fireplace and floor-to-ceiling view windows you will feel like you are in your own private lodge. The big custom kitchen has all the amenities including microwave, dishwasher and large breakfast bar. A dining area and living room, appointed with comfortable leather furniture, make this just the ticket for an active or relaxing vacation.

Upstairs in the spacious master suite loft, you will find more great views, a private bath, beautiful queen sleigh bedroom set and two additional single beds. On the main level are the two other bedrooms with two single beds which can be joined to make a king bed.

While visiting us in Homer you will find plenty to do. We are the Halibut Fishing Capital of the World with huge flat fish caught on a regular basis. Marine activities abound: fishing, clamming, whale watching, birding, kayaking, marine tours, museums, art galleries, great restaurants, hiking, horseback riding, fly-in bear and scenic flight tours--and those are just some of the possibilities.

Our vacation rental will satisfy all your vacation requirements for a memorable trip when visiting us on the Kenai Peninsula. We are a kid-friendly guest house. Please, no pets or indoor smoking. If we can be of service, give Patrick or Dawn a call or email us.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Fish Freezer

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • VCR

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Ocean View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Racquetball
                      • Rafting
                      • Sailing
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      General

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Covered Parking
                      • Garage
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                      • Telephone
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Wood Fireplace

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen
                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Summer season: Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, $275/night.
                      Shoulder season: After Labor Day till Memorial Day Weekend, $150/night for two.
                      Three night minimum - No Cleaning Fees!
                      Summer rates based on 4 Adults. Extra adult $25 per night-kids 12/under, Free
                      Add 3% tax to full rate.
                      Deposit of 50% required to hold reservation; balance due 30 days prior to arrival.
                      Cancellations: Full refund if notified 60 days prior to arrival less $100
                      cancellation fee. Less than 60 days, based on re-rental.
                      

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                      Last updated: 10/23/2014
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                      Location

                      Clamming, Marine Tours, Fly-in Bear Viewing, Marine Visitor Center, Spit Fishing, The Famous Salty Dawg Saloon

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: Patrick and I have lived in the beautiful town of Homer for 25 years. We came up to work in our 20's and never left! Neither of us had ever lived by the ocean growing up but once we saw the beauty of Kachemak Bay, the glaciers and mountains; we were here to stay! The small town community with it's abundance of wildlife, green space and friendly people has been the perfect place to raise our children and start our own businesses. We are an outdoors family--our free time is spent fishing and camping in the summer and skating and skiing in the winter. This area truly has everything that we enjoy. We hope our guests can experience Homer and have the vacation of their dreams!

                      Why the Owner Chose Homer:
                      When this beautiful home came up for sale, we immediately put in an offer (in front of the other 5 people rushing to their real estate agents) within a couple of days of going on the market. The views from East End Road are some of the best in Homer with the convenience of being close to town and within a mile of Kachemak Drive; a short cut to the Homer Spit without having to travel through town. Homer is known as the "Fishing Capital of the World" and many charter operations and wildlife tours are available on the Homer Spit. Two of the finest restaurant in Homer are located within minutes of our house, both offering fine seafood and full bars. The house is situated on 4 landscaped acres, ensuring a feeling of space and tranquility.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      We love the huge lawn and beautiful flowers that surround the house. With a large lawn, in a rural setting, local bird and wildlife such as Sandhill cranes and moose are easily visible. The large deck is perfect for socializing and enjoying the fabulous views. Inside, the open floor plan on the main floor gives you a good feeling of space and is plenty of room for a large group. The huge picture windows brings the view inside and personally, I love the large window in front of the sink in the kitchen!


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                      Photos

                      • Waterman Creek Guest House on a Sunny Day

                        Waterman Creek Guest House on a Sunny Day

                      • Spacious Interior Affords Breathtaking Views and Easy Living

                        Spacious Interior Affords Breathtaking Views and Easy Living

                      • Bedroom w/King or Two Twins

                        Bedroom w/King or Two Twins

                      • Downstairs Full Bathroom

                        Downstairs Full Bathroom

                      • Waterman Guest House from a distance

                        Waterman Guest House from a distance

                      • Augustine Volcano - Homer Alaska

                        Augustine Volcano - Homer Alaska

                      • Baby moose in the yard.

                        Baby moose in the yard.

                      • Stunning View of Grewingk Glacier and Kachemak Bay

                        Stunning View of Grewingk Glacier and Kachemak Bay

                      • Bedroom w/King or Two Twins

                        Bedroom w/King or Two Twins

                      • Upstairs Master Bedroom w/full Bath

                        Upstairs Master Bedroom w/full Bath

                      • Glacier View from Guest House

                        Glacier View from Guest House

                      • At the Fishing Hole in Homer

                        At the Fishing Hole in Homer

                      • Sunset from Bishop's Beach in Homer

                        Sunset from Bishop's Beach in Homer

                      • Side view of the house

                        Side view of the house

                      VRBO #86285

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                      This listing was first published here in 2006.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, October 23, 2014

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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 10/23/14
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                      Member since: 2006
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/23/2014
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