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Charming Downtown House

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 980 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Very Clean, 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Private House Minutes From Downtown Anchorage

This very clean, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom house is perfect for groups of up to 6 people. Each of the bedrooms feature either a king mattress (comfortable pillow-top), or 2 twin beds. There is an upgraded, very comfortable futon sofa in the living area that pulls out into a full mattress if needed. The bedrooms are on opposite sides of the house for privacy and comfort.

The full-sized kitchen includes everything you will need: silverware, dishes & coffee mugs, Kitchen Aid pots and pans for cooking, oven pans, coffee maker (coffee provided), etc. All of the appliances are clean and new. The table and bar seat 6. The full size dishwasher makes cleaning easy & convenient.

This house has a washer & dryer, with laundry detergent provided.

Private driveway for your vehicle(s) is safe and convenient.

This house has a fenced, manicured yard, perfect for children, barbecuing, or outdoor gatherings. Provided for your pleasure is a clean, propane bbq grill, perfect for enjoying our long Alaskan days.

More Details

Owner
Rebecca Meyers
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Rebecca Meyers

Hello, we're Roy and Rebecca. We are both life-long Alaskans who were raised in a remote town in Bush Alaska, accessible only by plane. We moved to Anchorage in 2006 to expand our careers, and when we also found our dream house (2 minutes away from our vacation rental). We enjoy camping, hiking, biking and exploring new trails around Anchorage with our two dogs. Yoga is another a favorite pastime (okay, maybe more for Rebecca :), and Anchorage has some great yoga studios. We love both cooking and dining out, and are always visiting Anchorage's new restaurants, fun coffee shops, and farmer's markets. We travel as often as we can!

We both stay busy with jobs we love, Roy is a safety specialist and Rebecca owns her own skin care business, but we always make time for fun.

In our travels across the US and world, we have enjoyed the ease and comfort of staying in personally-owned vacation rentals, especially when we travel with large groups of friends and family.

In 2013 we bought a cute duplex right near downtown Anchorage, and turned it into Eagle Vacation Rentals. We have had such a fun time meeting people from all over the world, and are so excited when guests get to explore our beautiful state.

We hope you enjoy Alaska as much as we do.

Rebecca Meyers purchased this house in 2013

Why Rebecca Meyers chose Anchorage

We loved this property immediately. Our home (and Rebecca's business) is just 2 minutes away from this property, and we absolutely love this area of Anchorage! It is close to everything fun & important, and is so conveniently located...we wouldn't live anywhere else. We thought others might agree. Whether you're in the mood for fine dining, movie-watching, shopping, bar hoping, or a leisurely walk on the coastal trail, everything is about 5 minutes away.

What makes this house unique

We loved this property for many reasons: the location couldn't be better; it has two cute but very different houses that are detached from one another (more privacy); it was newly renovated yet maintained some of it's original charm; the contemporary style which gives the house that 'executive, clean, and professional' feel; the fenced yard and landscaped lawn. We also love all the windows, which allow lots of natural light in if desired. We especially love that it's a great house for having an at-home barbecue in the yard with friends or meeting up with friends for dinner only minutes away.

Amenities

Fairview House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 980 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large vanity with lots of storage
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Can have either a king or 2 twin beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Can have either a king or 2 twin beds
    Living/Family Room - 1 double , An upgraded, comfortable futon bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • roller blading
  • skiing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9473686 based on 19 reviews
5

Great place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Loved the cute, clean house. Close to downtown and roads to out of town locations.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tamarac FL
5

Functional, accessible apartment

  • 5 of 5

Don't be fooled by first impressions. The best thing about this apartment. It functions. Very nice kitchen Nice comfy beds (could use thicker comforters) but hey, nothing is perfect. Downtown 3-4 min by car. Great grocery shopping at Fred Myers 3 min away. The parking place was a plus. Would stay here again

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cute, Quiet, Clean & Great location

  • 5 of 5

Three adults stayed in this rental very comfortably. The inside was very clean and felt like home. We were attending an event at the Sullivan Arena and it couldn't have been more convenient to come and go since it was just across a parking lot. The beds were comfortable, having Wi-Fi was nice and also having a washer/dryer in the rental was fantastic. The owner was very responsive and friendly. Would definitely recommend and stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Zionsville
5

Great home base in Anchorage!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had a nice stay here! It was great to have two bedrooms and the kitchen is really nice, with plenty of storage. I always love to have a washer and dryer on vacation too. Rebecca has done an excellent job making sure all the comforts of home are there. Laundry detergent, dishwasher detergent, trash bags, lotion, shampoo and conditioner! I've stayed in some rental units that do not supply these things and the fact that they are here is so nice. There were chairs for sitting outside too. We didn't use the grill but it was in good shape. Love those Alaskan summers! Thank you, Rebecca for a lovely stay! And thank you for being so quick to bring over the extra sheets for the twin beds.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fresh, Fully-Furnished, Family Size Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

I had contacted to owner at the last minute to see if the property was available and she responded immediately. I have a family of 6 and we were coming to Anchorage for the weekend and needed somewhere with enough space to accommodate all of us comfortably. within an hour of contact I had the place reserved and instructions in hand. We liked the area, which is downtown and directly across fro the Sullivan arena. Upon arrival we noticed that the apartment had it's own driveway and fenced in back yard which made it feel more like we were home. The apartment itself was bigger than I had anticipated, very clean, well stocked with amenities and linen, and super cozy! We will definitely inquire about this property again in the future. Thank you soo much Rebecca!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Good choice in Anchorage

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay very much. Very convenient to downtown.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.1 Miles
Ted Stevens International Airprot
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Old Sewaed
Car: recommended

This property has the perfect location: directly across the street from the biggest sports arena in the city (Sullivan Arena), you are within walking distance from concerts, hockey games, and many of Anchorage's marathons. A 2 minute walk connects you to one of Anchorage's most beautiful walking trails, which famously goes from one end of the city to the other. Valley of the Moon Park is just minutes away, great for children and barbecue parties. In the summertime, you are a block and a half away from one of our most popular farmer's markets for lots delicious, fresh, locally grown veggies and other local offerings.

With downtown Anchorage just a 3-5 minute drive away, you have quick and easy access to the 5th Avenue Mall, many local shops and popular restaurants, the PAC (Performing Arts Center), the Anchorage Museum, and of course, Anchorage's bustling nightlife.

There is also a Fred Meyer grocery store 5 minutes away which has everything you might need.

The Sears Mall is also 3-5 minutes away, with shopping, a great food court, and one of our favorite coffee shops, Steam Dot.

The central location of this house is perfect and convenient for anyone visiting Anchorage.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Pet Fee $100
Damage Insurance $59

Rates are based on 4 guests, add $25 per guest per night.
Refundable security deposit required on stays longer than 2 weeks, contact owner for details.
Stays of over 30 days are tax exempt.
Pet fees: $15/day. Please inquire about longer term-stays, fee may be waived.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.