Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $104 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Kenai Peninsula Borough. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Kenai Peninsula: Alaska's most accessible wilderness

The Kenai Peninsula serves as one of the most easily reached wildernesses in the state. It's popular enough to have a long list of adventures available, like kayaking through magnificent fjords or hiking up through the snow-capped mountain trails, while still having the feeling of remoteness. In the peninsula's towns there are some extraordinarily good historical attractions and if wildlife spotting is important, you've come to the right place. When you stay at a Kenai Peninsula Borough vacation rental, you'll easily be able to reach the Katmai National Park, for up-close encounters with grizzly bears.

Things to do

Go panning for gold in Kenai Peninsula

If you can tear yourself away from the activities, try to make some time for Kenai's historical attractions. The Copper Landing Historical Society and Museum features old log cabins from the early 20th century, while the award-winning Pratt Museum has an emphasis on the region's culture and art, as well as a gorgeous 10-acre botanical garden. You don't need to expend any energy to immerse yourself in Alaska's wilderness, if you hop aboard the Alaska Railroad for a short journey through the mountains and snowy forests. Alternatively, step back into the gold rush days at Prospector John's Gold Prospecting in Cooper Landing.

Weather

All 4 seasons in 1 day in Kenai Peninsula

You can't go wrong if you book up a Kenai Peninsula Borough vacation rental between May and September, when the days are long and the skies are bright. It's by far the most popular time, with families jetting in to Kenai to explore the great outdoors. Outside these months, the weather in Alaska can be highly changeable. It's not uncommon to experience all 4 seasons in the same day. If you visit during the low season, the trick is to pack for all eventualities. The upside is far fewer travelers on the trails and a seriously drop in rental prices.

Natural features

Watch magnificent bears fish in Kenai Peninsula

The creeks, marshes and alpine mountains provide a habitat for an astonishing number of birds. Of the over 450 species of avifauna in Alaska, the large majority are found near your Kenai Peninsula Borough vacation rental. That said, the highlight for most is catching a glimpse of one of the grizzly bears. The Kenai Peninsula serves as the gateway from Katmai National Park where you can get safely up close to these huge beasts, while they catch fish or splash around in the water. It's a humbling, once-in-a-lifetime experience that shouldn't be skipped.

What are the top vacation rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

From luxurious condos to intimate log cabins, Vrbo has properties to fit all budgets and tastes. Here are some of the top vacation rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough:

  • "One Of Seward's Best Homes + Large Cedar Sauna + Fire Pit": This Jesse Lee Heights property comes with 4 bedrooms and is rated highly among guests. Conveniences such as games and a stovetop help make your stay a memorable one.
  • "Custom - Built Log Home : Clean": Stay a week or so at this property in Seward and take advantage of a nearby marina, an oven and more. It has 4 bedrooms to accommodate the ones you love.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Kenai Peninsula Borough vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

Whether you're on the lookout for a modest retreat or something with a few more bells and whistles, you'll find an excellent range of log cabins to rent in Kenai Peninsula Borough. Experience adventure and comfort at one of these guest favorites:

  • Located in Soldotna, "Jbs Alaska Getaway Custom Log Cabin" will put you near some of the fantastic outdoor activities offered in this area. Fishing and cycling are among them.
  • Alternatively, switch to vacation mode at "Lake Front Log Cabin Close To Kenai River For Jul 11 To July 15". Try some rafting or hiking and biking or simply put your feet up at this Ridgeway retreat.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

Studio apartments are usually on the smaller side, but it's hard to top their accessible locations and penny-pinching price tags. Whether you're traveling alone or it's just you and your partner, consider booking one of these top studio apartments in Kenai Peninsula Borough:

  • Nap, eat, chill with friends ... Do it all from the compact yet well-thought-out single room space at "Pet Friendly - Magnificent View". Located in Homer, mountain views and WiFi are among its amenities.
  • With the characteristics of home and with way more privacy than a bustling hotel, "Oceanfront Vacation Cabin Rental Near Ninilchik" is another place to consider. It's located in Clam Gulch and features cable/satellite TV services and a fridge.

Can I find short term rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

With Vrbo's fantastic range of short-term rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough, you're bound to find a property that's a perfect match. Whether you're after somewhere to relax on your own or to have fun with your buddies, these options are tough to beat:

  • "Custom Built Home With Amazing Views Of Kachemak Bay" in Diamond Ridge is a perfect place for a short-term stay. It's only a stone's throw from the town center, so you can get out and explore all the top sights without having to travel too far.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of days at "Pet Friendly - Magnificent View" and explore the best of Homer. This property also welcomes short-stay guests and is a good choice if you like being close to the action.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

If you want to impress your special someone, take them somewhere special! Organize a romantic weekend getaway in Kenai Peninsula Borough at one of these properties and fall in love all over again:

  • You'll feel like a regular Casanova at "One Of Seward's Best Homes + Large Cedar Sauna + Fire Pit". This Jesse Lee Heights rental is ideal for romance, offering amenities like a nearby bay and a fireplace to help set the mood.
  • Another tempting option is "Custom - Built Log Home : Clean" in Seward. Enjoy amenities here including a fireplace and a nearby bay, as well as each other's company.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

Whether you're planning a trip away with the extended family, a big birthday bonanza or even a wedding, we'll help you find the perfect space. Round up your nearest and dearest and look at these large vacation rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough:

  • "Alaska Legends Kenai River Lodge": With 12 bedrooms accommodating up to 30 people, this property in Funny River has all the room you need. A garden and a chef are just some of the amenities on offer here.
  • "Alaska's Most Magical And Luxurious Property": Situated in Homer, this roomy retreat offers amenities such as a sauna and a kitchen. It has 7 bedrooms and can comfortably accommodate up to 30 guests.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

In Kenai Peninsula Borough, you'll find lots of house rentals where a pool day can be every day. Having a splashing good time will be your highest priority at one of these quality getaways:

  • Spend your vacation at "Family - Sized Bluff House Overlooking The Beautiful Cook Inlet With Mountain View", where the first item on your list should be kicking back by the pool. This retreat is located in Anchor Point and offers a range of family-friendly amenities, including a microwave oven and a balcony.
  • "Homerez - Amazing House For 16 Ppl. With Garden And Terrace At Mouterre" in Mouterre-Silly is another top pick. There's plenty to love about this property besides its pool, such as a kitchen and a barbecue grill.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

There's nothing like travel to bring a family together, but first, you need to find a space that'll let the magic happen. These family vacation rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough come with all the room you need to reconnect with your loved ones:

  • If you'd like a place that'll sleep up to 8 guests, make a booking at "One Of Seward's Best Homes + Large Cedar Sauna + Fire Pit" in Jesse Lee Heights. With 4 bedrooms, towels and a fridge, your next family getaway will be one to remember.
  • Alternatively, book your family trip at "Custom - Built Log Home : Clean". This Bear Creek property has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 10 people. Take advantage of a travel crib and nearby birdwatching activities during your stay here.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

Booking a cabin rental in Kenai Peninsula Borough is a fun way to spend precious time with the family. Gather your loved ones and check out these amazing options:

  • "Cabin - Brand New Lake Front Rental With Mountain Views" - Book a weekend or more at this getaway in Glennallen. Amenities like a separate dining area and a toaster will help make your stay nice and comfortable.
  • "Perfect Location Cozy And Quiet Log Cabin" – This option in Girdwood is another favorite with families. Convenient amenities here include nearby ecotour services and snowsport activities.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Kenai Peninsula Borough vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in Kenai Peninsula Borough?

Relaxation on a grand scale for grown-ups and a source of fun and entertainment for kids, an indoor pool will add extra pizazz to your escape. If you're seeking someplace spacious where you and your gang can enjoy a swim, don't miss these stunning large houses in Kenai Peninsula Borough:

  • Jump in, the water's perfect at "Cliff Top Townhouse - Panoramic Views". Located in Prado - Republique, this outstanding retreat has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests. A kitchen and a swimming pool are other amenities that help make this place a top choice.
  • What's more awesome than a pool? A private pool right inside your house, just like at "Alaska's Most Magical And Luxurious Property". This stunner in Homer has 7 bedrooms and accommodates up to 30 people. It also offers plenty of other features to occupy your guests, including a fireplace and a firepit.

If you want more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Kenai Peninsula Borough vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

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