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Come experience the Alaskan fantasy

Sleeps30
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms6
Half Baths3
Space 17,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

17,000 Square Feet, Sleeps 30 Comfortably, Indoor Pool

This 17,000-square-foot home, is situated on 3.5 acres of oceanfront property overlooking the Kachemak Bay in Homer, Alaska. There are eight (8) luxurious bedroom suites, each with its own elegant theme. This luxurious home can accommodate up to 30 overnight guests. Additional amenities include an indoor pool, massage room, sauna, steam room, spacious gourmet kitchen, formal dining table for twelve, library, three fireplaces, game room, theater room with over 700 movies and a 3,000-foot wraparound deck complete with an outdoor fireplace & pizza oven. The home also boasts direct beach access and a 2,000 square foot replica of Neverland itself, kids young and young at heart will be in heaven. Whether relaxing on the deck to watch eagles, seals, otters, and whales playing in the bay, or taking advantage of the many activities Homer has to offer (helicopter tours, kayaking, horseback riding, kite surfing, and fishing) Second Star provides the perfect home away from home. This dazzling property is the perfect dream getaway.


Property Manager
Kristi Baum
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We stayed here 2 nights and had a magical wedding event. We are so glad you built this house and made it for all to enjoy. Everyone loved it, thank you for making this possible. f
Jun 2014
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Amenities

Homer House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 17000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 30
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Events are allowed but must be approved by owner. A fee of $1000 for events is required.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 27 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Gameroom Hallway - toilet
    Master Suite - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , bidet
    Bishops Beach - toilet , tub , shower
    Alaskan Dreams - toilet , shower , bidet
    Nautical Room - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Teen Fun - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Spa Hallway - toilet
    Dining/Living - toilet
    Paris Office - toilet , shower
    Spa/Pool - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30
  • Master Suite - 1 king , This king-bed suite features a panoramic view of Kachemak.
    Bishops Beach - 1 king
    Nautical Room - 1 king
    Alaskan Dreams - 1 king
    Teen Fun - 3 double , 6 twin/ single
    Darling Bedroom - 1 queen
    Neverland - 2 double , 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Second Star to the Right, named for the location of Neverland in the beloved book Peter Pan, is Homer’s most magical luxury property. This 17,000-sq-ft home is situated on 3.5 acres of oceanfront property overlooking the incomparable Kachemak Bay in the North Pacific Ocean. Eight luxurious bedroom suites, each with its own elegant theme, can accommodate up to 30 overnight guests. Additional amenities include an indoor pool, massage room, sauna, steam room, spacious gourmet kitchen, formal dining table for twelve, library, three fireplaces, game room, theatre room and a 3,000-foot deck complete with an outdoor fireplace, pizza oven, and direct beach access. Whether relaxing on the deck to watch seals, otters, and whales playing in the bay, or taking advantage of the many activities Homer has to offer, including helicopter tours, kayaking, horseback riding, kite surfing, and, of course, halibut fishing, Second Star provides the perfect home away from home!

Reviews

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average rating of 4.6923075 based on 22 reviews
5

An Answer to Prayer from the LORD!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our oldest daughter was getting married and we needed a place to host the reception. We contacted Ms. Debbie and shared our story. She so kindly made this beautiful place available for us when we thought it might not be possible. But "With God all things are possible"!!!! Every person we worked with in coordinating the reception in regards to 2nd Star---went ABOVE AND BEYOND to help us!!! They truly helped us in so many ways to make our end lighter. (which was such a great joy when planning a reception which can be a little bit overwhelming to say the least) The house is not just absolutely breath-taking, but in the midst of its beauty, it is just soooo cozy and we truly just felt at home in the magnificent design. Thank you, thank you, thank you, to all who helped us enjoy such a special day! We could not have done it without EACH OF YOU!!! "Great is the LORD and greatly to be praised!"

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome Wedding Venue

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What a great spot to host a big (or small) wedding! We had an amazing weekend and all of our out of town guests were awed at every turn.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing magical place attention to every detail!

  • 5 of 5

This place is amazing. The detail and furnishings are just spectacular. The kids had an absolute blast playing in Neverland and the pool! We also had fun roasting marshmallows on the beach and taking walks on the beach while looking at the majestic mountains, eagles and glaciers. At night we snuggled up in the theatre and watched movies or we played games in the game room. The gourmet kitchen made me actually want to cook while on vacation! There are 4 ovens so we made a batch of cookies and cooked them all at once! No waiting around. We also had a family pizza night and cooked pizzas in the food burning pizza oven! What a treat. We didn't want to leave and we will return!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Poor property management especially for the price, everything was broken

  • 1 of 5

No tv, broken spa, broken fridge, leaky bathtub, broken dishwashers, none of this was disclosed . No basic supplies like soap sponges detergent toilet paper we had to buy everything and leave most behind. In addition, no response when asked for the refund for broken spa and allowance for making us change dates of trip to accommodate other guests. Was promised a small refund for an increase in airfare due to accommodation of change.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jill, I am so sorry you felt this way. We truly believe Second Star is a magical place, we work hard to make our guest feel at home and have never received such negative feedback. I would love to address your concerns. We do in fact have 3 televisions on the property. We do not offer cable television as we have found the majority of our guests prefer to spend their time taking in the beautiful scenery (glaciers, mountains & wildlife) Homer and Alaska offers, instead of watching cable television. However, we do understand our guests need down time. Which is why we have a movie theatre with over 700 movies and TV shows. Also, each of our televisions have a smart blu-ray player where guests can connect to their favorite apps or throw in one of our many DVDs. We also offer free unlimited high speed internet throughout the entire property. As far as a broken fridge I a can assure you all of our refrigerators are in perfect working order. Each of our kitchens is equipped with dish soap, 1 brand new sponge, kitchen cleaning spray, kitchen towels and a few dishwasher pods to get our guests started. When you stayed with us there was a broken top rack in one of the 3 dishwashers our main kitchen offers. That has since been fixed and all 3 dishwashers in the main kitchen are in perfect working order. Each of our 13 bathrooms include 2 rolls of toilet paper. That’s 26 rolls of toilet paper we include in the rental. I am sorry the person who greeted you did not advise that if your party needed more toilet paper or any other products we are more than happy to supply these items for an additional cost. We will even go grocery shopping for our guests! Also, each bathroom has a luxurious hand towel and our suite bathrooms include 2 premium bath towels and wash cloths per person as well. Spa issue. A leak developed in our Turkish bath and it had to be drained until the leak can be repaired. I apologize this was not communicated to you before hand. We are now in the process of repairing the leak and are hoping to have the Turkish bath up and running ASAP. We also have a new property manager as of August! Kristi has taken over and looks forward to welcoming and getting to know all our guests!
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Noble, OK USA
5

Incredible home in Homer!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful stay in this "Peter Pan" house. That is what the little girls called it. Wonderful kitchen, theater, and game area. We had plenty of room to spread out and relax. The management staff was great to work with.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Homer, Alaska
5

Family reunion at Second Star Alaska

  • 5 of 5

This is a fabulous facility in a beautiful setting. There are a lot of visiting areas plus a pool, theater, and game room to keep the kids occupied. The view is stunning and there is an easy path to the beach. All in all I can't imagine a better place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2.5 Miles
Homer Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Down East Saloon
Nearest Ferry
7.5 Miles
Alaska Ferry System
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
The Links
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Sterling Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
The Bagel Shop
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Ohlson Mountain Rope Tow
Car: recommended

Homer is where Alaskans come to vacation. It is a beautiful sea side village surrounded by mountains and glaciers. If you are looking for adventures you will find them here. If you are looking to completely relax, you will find that also. Second Star is a magical location where we hope your dreams will come true.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $600 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Pool / Spa Access Fee $400 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.5%

Once the reservation has been confirmed there are no refunds. We recommend guests obtain vacation insurance.
All events on the property must be approved by owners, there is an event fee of $1000.
Sales tax is $37.50 per night, not 7.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund