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Charming Downtown Cottage

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. 1 of the bedrooms feature either a king mattress (comfortable pillow-top), or 2 twin beds, the other has a full-sized bed. There is an upgraded, comfortable futon sofa in the living area that pulls out into a full mattress if needed.

The bathroom has a nice, full sized bathtub (and shower).

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 seats 4. The dishwasher makes cleaning easy & convenient.

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

Private 1 car garage 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:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 9, 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 move 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 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 at 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 traveling with large groups of friends and family.

In 2013, we bought a cute duplex 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, 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 3-5 minutes away.

What makes this house unique

We love this property for many reasons: the location couldn't be better (both for travelers and longer-term guests); it has two cute but very different houses that are detached from one another (more privacy); it has been newly renovated yet has maintained some of it's original charm; the contemporary style gives the house that 'executive, clean and professional' feel; the fenced yard and landscaped lawn. We especially love that it's a great house for having an at-home barbecue int eh yard with friends or meeting up 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
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Can have either a king or two twin beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Full sized upgraded futon in living room can sleep 2 more
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • hiking

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

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Charming Downtown Cottage
average rating of 4.5 based on 12 reviews
4

Convenient location!

  • 4 of 5

Great stay! Super communication and very easy! Thank you very much!

- Jen Jackson

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charming, clean cottage! Living room futon/couch very uncomfortable. No hair dryer or tub mat.

  • 4 of 5

Great little cottage. Enjoyed the privacy.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Location, Very comfortable and nicely decorated home with private driveway, Fantastic Owners

  • 5 of 5

We found this home in a time of crisis - when we had to rush into Anchorage for my husband to have open heart surgery. I contacted the owners last-minute and received a prompt, very kind response. The home is a perfect location - convenient to both downtown and midtown Anchorage, and sits in a nice neighborhood. For us, it was extremely convenient having a private driveway that led directly into the house -- with no stairs. The house is laid out so that both bedrooms (which have king beds) have privacy, with a fully stocked kitchen (including gas stove!) and open living area in the middle. The unit also has its own washer and dryer, which was a tremendous help. The yard is fenced - perfect for children. The accommodations are nicely decorated and comfortable. This home - together with its outstanding owners - was a godsend for us.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, convenient, and clean

  • 5 of 5

This little house is super cute and clean! It's very convenient to everything in Anchorage. Close by a walking trail, too.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Great little place in the heart of Alaska

  • 5 of 5

This little house has all the amenities you could want including a washer and dryer, that was a nice perk. Water pressure was amazing if you enjoy long showers. It is close to everything in Anchorage too.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice property with off street parking.

  • 5 of 5

This house is across the street from some great bike paths and near the center of Anchorage. I would recommend it for a stay in Anchorage.

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

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Ted Stevens International Airprot
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Downtown Grill
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Whittier
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Anchorage Golf Course
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
Alaska Railroad
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Seward Highway
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Downtown Grill
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
Aleyska Ski Resort
Car: recommended

The world famous fur rondy festival and iditarod sled dog races (march) are 1 block away. Sporting events (marathons, football field, baseball diamond, anchorage aces hockey, concerts, trade shows) are right across the street. Also, easy access (2 minute walk) to the beautiful East chester trail (walking, biking, skiing), and close to valley of the moon park.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Damage Insurance $59

Rates are based on 4 guests, add $20 per guest per night.
Refundable security deposit on stays longer than 2 weeks, contact owner for details.
Stays of 30 days or longer are tax exempt.
For special events or longer-term stays, please contact owner for a detailed quote.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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