2 Blocks from Downtown with Great Views of the Mountains & Bay(28 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)
Beautiful views of Kachemak Bay and the mountains nearby. This quaint, little cottage has everything you need and is walking distance to most of Homer. Moose are often seen browsing in the yard or nearby. The bright bedroom has a queen sized bed, and upstairs is a large flat screened TV and chairs for relaxing. There is a queen sized murphy bed upstairs for additional sleeping. Full kitchen also has great views of the ocean and mountains.
Keywords: cottage-like, sweet little home
Member since: 2012
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- Queen size Beds (1), Murphy Beds (1) (also queen sized)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
- Ocean View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 - May 15, 2017
2 night min stay
Sep 5 - May 15, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 7.5%
Sales tax in Homer is capped at $500.00, meaning the most sales tax you will pay for one booking is $37.50. We will edit as necessary when you submit your inquiry.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: Life long Alaskan- family has lived in Homer and owned independent bookstore here since 1978. I play in an African Marimba Band (Shamwari) and also play French Horn in the Kenai Peninsula Orchestra. My husband and I own 2 dogs and love x-c skiing and hiking with them whenever possible. We have kayaked and explored our local bay and beaches nearby. I can be found most days 2 blocks away at the Homer Bookstore.
Why the Owner Chose Homer, AK, USA:
We wanted a home my dad and stepmom could come visit and be close to us, plus our home is at a higher elevation and there are days in the winter we wanted to be able to stay closer to town in case of bad winter storms.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We love the brightness of this home and the fact that it is so close to most of the shopping and restaurants and movie theatre in town.
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A unique handmade door welcomes you to the cottage.
Bright kitchen with beautiful views of the ocean and mountains.
The view from the kitchen window of the beautiful mountains and glaciers.
Enjoy the view of the ocean and mountains while you eat.
The bedroom is bright and sunny with a comfortable queen sized bed.
Desk set up for any office type work needed!
Upstairs sitting area and tv room. You will see the murphy bed on the right.
Now you don't! The bed easily folds up for extra room upstairs.
A closer view of the Homer Spit and mountains.
An Autumn rainbow over the mountains and the ocean as seen from the deck.
Entryway floor, created by local artist Josh Nordstrom, uses Homer beach stones.
Moonrise as seen from upstairs.
The south side of the cottage has a little yard for enjoying the sun.
The kitchen is fully equipped, including many appliances.
Dining table provides lots of light and beautiful views of ocean and mountains.
If you are lucky, this might be the view from the dining room one day...
Bedroom with hand made, custom fit shelves.
Handmade stained glass window and stair bannisters add to cozy feeling.
Queen sized Murphy bed upstairs- now you see it....
Million dollar view from upstairs- includes the Homer Spit.
Even on cloudy days the view can be spectacular.
A young moose who came by to visit in the winter.
Another view of entryway floor.
Full moon over Kachemak Bay as seen from our cottage.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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