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Log Home On The Last Frontier

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Comfortable and cozy...4 Br/2-1/2 Ba Log Home with Views of Kachemak Bay!

Wild Shore Escape is a tri-level authentic log home built in 1983.We are available year round for rental! The three floors are connected by an elegant steel spiral staircase. It provides that cozy Alaskan ambiance with wide open views of Kachemak Bay and the Homer Spit. Just 8.5 miles East of Homer, we are located just half a mile from the Fritz Creek General Store and The Homestead Restaurant.

Our cabin gives you the rustic Alaskan feel while providing modern creature comforts. If the weather is rainy, you will feel snug and comfy here. If the weather is nice you can open up the french doors and enjoy the fresh air and beautiful views.

We provide 4 bedrooms including a loft with a 1/2 bath. A continual spiral staircase connects the three floors. There is a fully equipped kitchen to meet your cooking needs while staying in Homer. The wrap around deck provides the perfect place to have your morning coffee or an evening barbeque.

More Details

Kim Winslow
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2017

About Kim Winslow

My husband, Eric and I bought our property with a dream of building a log cabin in 1983. As our family grew, so did the cabin! Eric is a commercial Salmon fisherman, so while he is busy with the Fishing Season, I run the vacation rental! We are happy to share the cabin with you, our special guests!

Kim Winslow purchased this cabin in 1983

Why Kim Winslow chose Kenai Peninsula

We love our location because it is out of the hustle bustle of town, but just far enough. It is a short 10-15 minute drive from Homer and the World famous Spit! And only 1/2 mile from Fritz Creek General store/deli, and The Homestead Fine Dining restaurant. (We highly recommend both!)

What makes this cabin unique

You will fall in love with our views of the Bay and Mountains in the daytime and the twinkling lights on the spit at night. It is quietly situated away from the hustle and bustle of life. Sit out on the deck and take in the beauty and clean air!


Fritz Creek Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , This bathroom is in the basement and serves the 3 bedrooms
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This bathroom is on the main floor.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , This bathroom is in the loft
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , This room has a day bed with a pull out trundle
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
    Open loft bedroom - 1 queen , The loft is open to the living area below and has a 1/2 bath
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Log Home On The Last Frontier
average rating of 4.8846154 based on 26 reviews

great place to stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Our party of four really enjoyed our stay at Eric and Kim's home. The history of building the home, the attention to detail and the view were all great. I look forward to renting again.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful cabin!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was great! A little out of town, beautiful view of the bay. The house was nice and big, with plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms for our group. The log cabin has a great back story and is beautifully made. Also, the host was great, I would definitely recommend this place!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This house is the PERFECT for a mini-vacation or even an extended stay. It's a wonderfully cozy cabin overlooking Kachemak Bay, truly showcasing the beauty of the area. Thank you so much, Kim!

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home great location

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay in the Winslow's gorgeous log cabin in homer. Can't recommend it enough!!! Even in winter when we stayed. ❄️❄️❄️

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dare I say it? "PERFECT!"

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better stay in this cozy cabin nestle on the hills looking out on the Homer Spit. The view of the bay and the lights at night was awesome! We had a group of 4 adults and 2 kids, and everyone had plenty of room. The amenities were more than what we could have hoped for and everything was fully stocked with dish soap, laundry detergent, clean linens, paper towels, toilet paper, you name it! I was so grateful that everything was taken care of when we got there so we could start relaxing!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fit our needs perfectly!

  • 5 of 5

We had a last-minute need for a place to stay for one night for our party of six and Eric and Kim happened to have exactly what we needed. Everything was clean and ready for us and our hosts greeted us outside upon our arrival. The accommodations were perfect for our less-than-12-hour stay. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nearest Airport
8.5 Miles
Homer, AK
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Homestead
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
East End Rd
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Homestead
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Fritz Creek Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

When you stay only one night, there is a 50.00 cleaning fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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