Destination guide

Head to the remote city of Sterling

The riverfront and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Sterling. One of the city's many top draws is its fishing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sterling

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Sterling is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bings Landing (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Soldotna Creek Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Centennial Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Cunningham Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Kenai National Wildlife Refuge (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Kenai Beach (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Sterling

The nearest airport is in Kenai, AK (ENA-Kenai Municipal), located 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sterling?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 253 vacation rentals near Sterling. From 86 Cabins to 91 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sterling for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sterling?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sterling. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bings Landing: 251 vacation rentals
  • Jumping Junction: 318 vacation rentals
  • Soldotna Creek Park: 318 vacation rentals
  • Johnson Lake State Recreation Area: 224 vacation rentals
  • Kenai Beach: 302 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sterling listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Sterling?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 86 Cabins in Sterling. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sterling include:

  • Houses: 91 rentals available
  • Cottages: 86 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 86 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Sterling?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 176 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Sterling. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.