Charming Log Home with Glacier, Bay and Volcano Views.

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Front yard filled with fireweed.


Last updated: 09/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Beautiful log home located above Kachemak Bay with expansive views of bay, glaciers, mountains and volcanoes. Located in a quiet neighborhood close to Homer where wildlife abounds with moose, bear, song birds and cranes. The upstairs bedroom has a queen bed and enjoys a bay view with french doors and a private bathroom with jacuzzi tub. The two downstairs bedrooms each have a full and twin bed with views of the bay, mountains and glaciers as well. There is a large sleeping loft upstairs for additional guests. The kitchen and living space are open for easy entertaining while enjoying the beauty of Kachemak Bay. The backyard has a large fenced area for your animal companion. The parking is generous and allows for numerous recreational vehicles. The property is located near hiking trails, fishing, ski trails and yet close to town and the Homer Spit for unique shopping opportunities. Visit the local art galleries and enjoy locally made Alaska crafts.

Keywords: Located on Mineral Drive my home is just minutes from downtown Homer. Expansive view property on quiet street with abundant wildflowers during spring and summer months. Fenced backyard for your animal companion.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Glaciers, Volcanoes...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Kachemak Bay, Glaciers, Mountains, Volcanoes...moreless

  • Rural:

    Just 5 minutes to downtown Homer. ...moreless

  • Ski-In

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 4.9
from 12 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$250 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $80
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 3%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 09/27/2016
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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Homer Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Alaska Marine Highway
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Sterling Highway
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bishops Beach

Car: Necessary

Numerous art galleries. The Pratt Museum. Islands and Ocean Visitors Center. Bear Creek Winery. Two Sisters Bakery. Five minutes to downtown Homer and the Homer Spit.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: 20+ year Alaska resident with a passion for the outdoors and the natural world.

Why the Owner Chose Homer, AK, USA:
Alaska is a special place. Homer is a true reflection of all that is beautiful about living and vacationing in Alaska.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
If you are looking for a real Alaska experience and value beauty and wildlife, my home is the ideal vacation rental. LGBT friendly.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Front yard filled with fireweed.

    Front yard filled with fireweed.

  • Resting in front of fire in living room.

    Resting in front of fire in living room.

  • Catching king salmon.

    Catching king salmon.

  • Front of home.

    Front of home.

  • Living and dining area.

    Living and dining area.

  • Kitchen and dining island.

    Kitchen and dining island.

  • Front yard and deck with BBQ.

    Front yard and deck with BBQ.

  • Mountain and Bay view.

    Mountain and Bay view.

  • View of mountains, bay and glaciers.

    View of mountains, bay and glaciers.

  • Upstairs bedroom with queen bed.

    Upstairs bedroom with queen bed.

  • Guest Room

    Guest Room

  • View from master suite.

    View from master suite.

  • Living room.

    Living room.

  • Front yard view.

    Front yard view.

  • Master Suite.

    Master Suite.

  • July with fireweed in bloom.

    July with fireweed in bloom.

VRBO #393961

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Charming Log Home with Glacier, Bay and Volcano Views.

Homer, AK, USA #393961

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 7

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