Discover a selection of 299 vacation rentals in Kenai, AK 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 $86 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Kenai. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Kenai

Enjoy the churches and other features of Kenai. Renowned for its fishing, local tours and sightseeing, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Kenai

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kenai a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Phormation Chiropractic & Day Spa (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Jumping Junction (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Soldotna Regional Sports Complex (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Birch Ridge Golf Course (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Kotsina Road (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kenai

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kenai. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kenai Beach (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Soldotna Creek Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • North Peninsula Recreation Area (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Kenai National Wildlife Refuge (29.2 mi / 47 km)
  • Cunningham Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Centennial Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kenai

The nearest airport is in Kenai, AK (ENA-Kenai Municipal), located 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Tyonek, AK (TYE), which is 36 mi (57.9 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Kenai?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it wants to take a vacation. It's time to pack your bags and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Kenai:

  • Make the most of handy extras like a porch and an ocean view at "Custom Built Home With Amazing Views Of Kachemak Bay". Situated around 60 miles from Kenai, this unique option has 2 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Pet Friendly - Magnificent View". Located around 55 miles from the heart of Kenai, it has 1 bedroom and comes with a hair dryer and towels.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Kenai?

Vrbo has some unique log cabins for rent in and around Kenai. Enjoy the rustic cabin experience while vacationing in natural surroundings at either of these impressive properties:

  • "Jbs Alaska Getaway Custom Log Cabin" has all the conveniences you need for a relaxing getaway, including a kitchen and a restaurant dining guide. Once you've unpacked, venture out and take in the gorgeous scenery.
  • Invite your pals along or snuggle up with your honey at "Authentic Log Cabin On Loon Lake". A kitchen and off-street parking options are just two of the amenities included at this tempting option.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Kenai?

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve to escape for a few glorious days. Skip out of work early on Friday and live it up at one of these weekend getaways in or near Kenai:

  • "Were Back…. Cabin At The Bluff Of Kenai River With Mountain View" is ideal for a couple of days of fun and relaxation. It offers a range of amenities, such as coffee and tea making facilities and an ocean view, and is located around 1 mile to the west of Kenai.
  • Alternatively, create memories with your gang at "Great Location Kenai - - Close To Beach", which is around 1 mile to the west of Kenai. You'll have use of golf, nearby birdwatching activities and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Kenai?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, ideally suited for couples or solo adventurers. Spend your days getting acquainted with your surroundings and your nights chilling out in your comfy hideaway. These getaways in or near Kenai are sure to please:

  • Escape on your own or take a few buddies along to "Sunny Apartment In The Heart Of Kenai". You'll have plenty of amenities at your fingertips, including a washing machine and a stovetop.
  • "Adorable Apartment In The Heart Of Kenai" is another superb stay, offering all you could need for a great Kenai adventure. Some amenities here include a TV and a hair dryer.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Kenai?

Whether you're after a cozy apartment for you and a friend or a house with room for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Kenai. These retreats are an ideal base for a quick trip:

  • Within easy reach of central Kenai, "Sunny Apartment In The Heart Of Kenai" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not holed up in your cozy digs, get out and explore the area's best sights.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of relaxing nights at "Adorable Apartment In The Heart Of Kenai". This centrally located property makes exploring the sights easy.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Kenai?

Browse these large group vacation rentals in or near Kenai and forget about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • There's plenty of space to spread out at "Eagle Rock Landing Home". Around 5 miles east of Kenai, this welcoming property has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a nearby river and a water view.
  • Nothing's more important than being together with loved ones, and "Kenai River Hideaway" makes it easy to do that. Located around 7 miles to the southeast of Kenai, as many as 14 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A firepit and a kitchen are among the various amenities at hand here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Kenai?

Nothing screams good times like a pool does. Pump up your flamingo floatie and browse these houses in or near Kenai that come with this vacation necessity:

  • Treat your crew to a memorable break at "Stellar House". There's plenty to love about this retreat apart from its pool, such as a toaster and free toiletries.
  • "Cute House In A Quiet Neighborhood" is the type of place you go to get away from it all and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its pool. A dining table and childrens activities are also on hand to make your stay as comfy as possible.

Don't know how to pack your suitcase for your Kenai escape? This impressive destination has a subarctic climate. In the summer months, expect average temperatures of between 50 ºF and 60 ºF. Check out our selection of Kenai vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Kenai?

Comfort, space and privacy are all key ingredients for a successful family getaway, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Kenai offer an ideal solution. Check out these to get you started:

  • Suitable for up to 10 guests over 3 bedrooms, "Stellar House" is always popular with large families. It comes with childrens activities and a microwave oven and is around 1 mile west of Kenai.
  • "The Redoubt View - Just A Short Walk To The Kenai Beach" is another popular pick with 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 7 guests. Offering a host of creature comforts like a fridge and a dining table, you'll find this rental property 1 mile west of Kenai.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Kenai?

Vacation with your kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Kenai and create some lovely memories together. Here are a couple we think you'll love:

  • "Were Back…. Cabin At The Bluff Of Kenai River With Mountain View" - Located about 1 mile west of the center of Kenai, this family-friendly retreat comes with a dining table and a fridge.
  • "Blind Bear Lodge ~ 1 Mile To Kenai River Fishing" - This stay is another favorite with families and is around 1 mile northwest of Kenai. Offering a garden, coffee and tea making facilities and more, it'll get your group's nod of approval.

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

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Kenai?

Absolutely. You'll find a good variety of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Kenai. If you don't require much space, one of these popular properties is sure to tick all your boxes:

  • Reserve "Sunny Apartment In The Heart Of Kenai" for a few nights. This one-bedroom vacation rental offers guests a kitchen and a kitchen island and is nice and close to the center.
  • Or perhaps "Adorable Apartment In The Heart Of Kenai" matches your style better. Another conveniently located one-bedroom option, this place has a kitchen, a TV and more.