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Glacier and Bay View --Free

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Ground Floor 2 Bedroom 1 bath self-contained apartment

Every visitor is welcomed with a complementary view of Grewingk Glacier and Kachemak Bay. Our Grewingk home is the biggest 'Yard Sale' purchase we've ever made. Yes, Dale and I bought our home at a "Yard Sale" 20 years ago. The apartment is the ground level, 2 bedroom, 900 sq. ft. unit. The panoramic view of mountains and Kachemak Bay will amaze you every day. Even after 20 years, Dale and I never take the natural beauty for granted.

Amenities include: WiFi, freezer space, shared laundry, and all the comforts of home. Our simi-rural setting invites guests to rest their mind and soul. Let us show you Homer hospitality and a simple Alaskan life.

Your private apartment has a large master bedroom with a queen bed and office space. The guest bedroom has a queen bed and the kitchen is equipped with full size appliances. Guests find it comfortable and relaxing with just the right balance of rural living to local amenities. A newly completed bike-walking path and an organic farm are just 1/2 a mile away! In 2016, the unit was remodeled and upgraded.

Keywords: Fully furnished apartment, freezer, Washer/dryer, quiet rual setting, 10 min. to downtown and Homer spit, 5.5 East End Rd.

More Details

Owner
Bobbi Larrivee
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Bobbi Larrivee

Dale, a semi-retired commercial fisherman turned sport fishing enthusiast. He enjoys gardening and finding 'hot' fishing holes in the bay.

Bobbi, an elementary teacher and a retired tour guide Just ask and I'll share the 'best kept secrets' only Alaska locals know.

Bobbi Larrivee purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Bobbi Larrivee chose Kenai Peninsula

This setting is your 'home' away from home. You will find all the comforts you could want and the hospitality as if you've been a long time friend. We look forward to your visit. Bobbi & Dale

What makes this apartment unique

Centrally located, 5.5 miles from downtown and Homer Spit. Enjoy Alaska's natural beauty out your front door; while, a 15 minute drive you'll be casting in The Fishing Hole, boarding your fishing charter, or admiring the local talent in the many Homer art galleries. Hiking, dining, beach combing or relaxing are just a few of the attractions of our Hamlet By The Sea offer visitors.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We hope we'll see you again.
Jul 2016
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Amenities

Fritz Creek Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bathroom with shower / tub combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Queen bed + smei private space has a roll-a-way
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Smaller bedroom with queen bed and a wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes:
Freezer space available, bikes, and tour information available.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.862069 based on 31 reviews
4

Great place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for 3 nights. The place is super clean inside and out. Only two of us stayed, but we think it would be great for us to bring our son and his family of two boys. Excellent View excellent assistance to places to go ,good location in regards to getting to the spit or to some hiking trails. Good privacy and wonderful helpful hosts.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Michael,' Thank you for your review. We are glad it was a good fit for you. We would LOVE to have you visit with your son and grandsons. Best Regards, Dale & Bobbi
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4

Lovely property.

  • 4 of 5

Great view and a very well stocked apartment. Loved the animals, especially Boone. Dale was a great help to us.

We would stay here again on future trips to Homer

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you were comfortable. We look forward to seeing you again. Dale & Bobbi
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5

Delightful place to experience Homer!!

  • 5 of 5

Bobbi and Dale are gracious hosts with a beautiful home, located in perfect place to experience Homer. Equipped with a full kitchen, the apartment also allows you to sample the local faire by cooking for yourself!! Be sure to stop by the Homer Farmer's market and check out all the amazing locally grown produce!! Hopefully, the sandhill cranes will stop in to visit you :)

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed Homer. Visit us anytime.
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4

We would do it again!

  • 4 of 5

The rental was very nice. It has a nice clean kitchen and even a coffee nook. The two bedrooms made it perfect for our friends and my husband and I. Bobbie and Dale were both friendly. I have so many pictures of the glacier across the bay and the Eagle flying over head.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Rhonda. We are glad you enjoyed visiting our hamlet by the sea. We would love to see you again.
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5

Great lodging. Living area big, view fabulous.

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable at night when we returned from our day. Loved all the space. Appreciated the blackout curtains, the moose and her baby in the mornings, and the dog and cat in the evenings. Best Place we stayed during our vacation! Thank you Bobbi!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything you could want! Just like home!

  • 5 of 5

Bobbi and Dale provided an exceptionally clean and well stocked apartment, just like they left us their own home. Bobbi created a scrapbook highlighting everything needed for a great stay.......restaurants, points of interest, tours and guides and more! She couldn't have made it any easier. Want to see a moose??? just look out a window around dusk. Very close to stores, restaurants, the Spit and recreational activities. Would definitely recommend to anyone!!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed Homer and our home. We hope you will stay with us when you visit again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Homer City Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.1 Miles
Wasabi's
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Alaska State Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Par 3 Golf
Nearest Train
160 Miles
Seward
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Sterling Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1.1 Miles
Wasabi's
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
McNiel Canyon School, Bay Crest Hill
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Homer Spit
Car: necessary

Fishing, kayaking, beach combing, hiking, biking and space available for boat or RV parking.

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Rates & Availability

Fritz Creek Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $200

Rates are based on double occupancy. Additional guests are charged $10.00 per person/per night.
Rent includes Borough Tax of 3%.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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