Luxurious, Private Log Home for Independent Travelers(22 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)
Laughing Raven is a luxurious, large log home where you can relax, enjoy scenery, view wildlife and prepare to enjoy all the exciting adventures you have planned for your Alaskan adventures. You can explore 20 acres of wild lands around Laughing Raven and may view moose, bear and other wildlife. The views are spectacular and include Kachemak Bay, Harding Ice field, fjords, lower Cook Inlet, and active volcanoes. Ravens, eagles, cranes and many other birds are common visitors. Laughing Raven is the perfect place to bring your family and friends who wish to experience Alaskan adventures year-round yet enjoy luxurious, comfortable home on return from adventures.
Keywords: log home, vacation home, unhosted vacation rental
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Member since: 2011
- 4500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Laughing Raven is located on the hill above Homer and the views are spectacular! You can see glaciers, the ocean, active volcanoes and panoramic views of Kachemak Bay for the home and the surrounding property....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Washing Machine
- Wood Fireplace
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $100
- Tax Rate 7.5%
Weekly rate in summer is $3000.00 plus the 7.5% Kenai Borough sales tax($225).
1/2 the total is required to hold reservations and final amount is due 2 weeks prior to guest arrival
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2000
About the owner: I inherited this property and built Laughing Raven in 2000 from logs harvested from the Kenai Peninsula. I'm a neurology nurse practitioner and work in Anchorage but plan on retiring to Homer. In the meantime I'd like to share my home with individuals who wish to have an unforgettable Alaskan adventure.
Why the Owner Chose Homer, AK, USA:
I built Laughing Raven on property that was an original Alaskan homestead. I spent my summers as a child playing on the Homer Spit. Laughing Raven is conveniently located 3 miles from the center of Homer on 20 private forested acres with spectacular views and very comfortable accommodations.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
You can sit by the fire place and plan many out-doors activities Homer has to offer. You can also just relax on the decks or in the hot tub and just enjoy the scenic views and observe the wild life.
- Primary: 907-229-2898
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Laughing Raven in the summer.
Bath main level
View of the Homer Spit and across the bay.
Laughing Raven in the winter
Loft and entertainment center. Upstairs fireplace.
Kitchen & dining room
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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