View! Secluded Yet Close to Town, Family Friendly Log Home(4 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
The Winding Driveway Leads To A Wildlife Friendly Expansive Lawn, Flowers
Available for your enjoyment, up to 10 people can sleep in this deluxe, 4-bedroom, 4 1/2 Bath, Luxury Home. Each room has it's own personality with an elegant but cozy living room and dining room with table for 8.
Step outside, you'll hear, see and smell the true nature of Alaska, with views of Kachemak Bay and Cook Inlet. Situated within the 140acre Wynn Nature Center (out of public view) It's just a short stroll to the visitor cabin and trails. Open daily with naturalist guided tours twice each day, and self-guided hikes at any time.
The Wynn Nature Center is known for its amazing array of wildflowers, bird spotting, trails that range from peaceful and enjoyable trails to some good hikes and protection of wildlife habitat.
Free WIFI, satellite TV and washer/dryer on site.
Member since: 2008
- 2900 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 10
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 9-10
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Smell the freshness of the spruce forest, gaze at the wildflowers and watch for the appearance of moose, bear, lynx, and song birds in your backyard and along the trails. Trails at the Wynn nature center range from handicap accessible to some good hikes with over 5 miles of easy walking trails. A visitor's cabin with deck and a covered pavilion can accommodate a small event!...moreless
- Game Room:
- Ping Pong Table
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
- Near The Ocean:
- Ocean View:
- Water View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- no pets accepted $0
- $25/per person over 8 $25 + tax
- Tax Rate 3%
We accept payments by credit card.... Visa, Mastercard, and Discover
Checks and money orders OK. If paying by check or money order, credit card must be on file for damages or loss.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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NorthWynn is nestled in the Wynn Nature Center (off the public trails & just a short stroll to the entrance)
This home is three miles from beautiful Kachemak Bay and the town of Homer. From the elevation of this house you get to see the glaciers and the mountains across the bay.
The Wynn Nature Center, open daily with Naturalist Guided Tours twice each day, self-guided hikes at any time, is a 140 acre wildlife preserve. This former homestead was donated to the Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies in 1990 by the Carl E. Wynn Foundation in response to the commitment of Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies to care for and manage the land in accord with the late Carl Wynn's wishes.
Smell the freshness of the spruce forest, gaze at the wildflowers and watch for the appearance of moose, bear, lynx and song birds along the trails. Trails range from handicap accessible to some good hikes. A visitor's cabin with deck and a covered pavilion can accommodate your event!
Year Purchased: 1968
About: NorthWynn is located within the Wynn Nature Center, a 140 acre wildlife preserve donated to the Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies by the Carl E. Wynn Foundation in 1990. Carl Wynn had NorthWynn built by master craftsmen such as Lee Cole, Gus Weber and Werner Stutzer and special touches are seem throughout the house. His daughter, Billie Fischer, has donated the house to The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, a local non-profit, dedicated to connecting people to the nature of Kachemak Bay.
Why Homer, AK, USA:
This house has a wealth of beauty to discover both inside and outside. You'll find beautiful craftsmanship from the local stonemasons and exquisite tile work in each bathroom. Many artists tools have graced this living area. Whatever you plan for your visit to the end of the road... Homer, this home will be the perfect place to come to. This home was built by a Master Craftsman using Western Red Cedar logs and hand-scribe, saddle-notch log joinery. Copper finishing and stonework are found throughout. 3 Bedroom Suites within the home and an adjoining ground level apartment with it's own kitchen and bathroom, ALL in your group can be accommodated.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Beauty. History. Comfort. You'll have them all inside and outside of this home. Views of Kachemak Bay, mountains and glaciers! The extensive landscaping has been completed to insure that the neighboring wildlife finds it welcoming and you may spot many species on the property. The kitchen garden is available to supplement your Homer Farmers Market purchases to make an extra delicious omelet each morning. The Wynn Nature Center is an easy walk from this home and is available for events and gatherings
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This listing was first published here in 2016.
Date last modified - Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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