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Great location in downtown with spectacular views of bay and mountains

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

In the second story of our home we have two bedrooms, a full bath, kitchen and living room with a private entrance. Perfect for families or a couple of couples. Enjoy Mount Marathon through your window or a quick walk gets you to the trail head, afterward take in the beautiful bay view and relax in the comfortable living room.

A five minute walk to downtown shops, restaurants and the Alaska SeaLife Center. A beautiful one mile stroll along the waterfront gets you to the small boat harbor where more shops and restaurants are located. There you will also find wildlife/glacier cruises and tours, fishing charters. Seward offers many adventures like dog sledding on Godwin Glaciers, kayaking near glaciers as well as sailing.

It is just over a mile to the train station and cruise ship terminal.

In one bedroom we have a queen sized bed and in the other a king bed that can be converted into two twin beds. We also have a roll-a-way that can be set up in the living room.

Keywords: Second story, nice house, comfortable, homey, peaceful

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About The Owner

We are recently married and met in 2005 in the great town of Seward. We love travel, adventure and of course Alaska.

The Owner purchased this house in 2008

Why The Owner chose Kenai Peninsula

After spending many summers here and struggling to find a place to rent we decided to invest. Seward is filled with good people & fun things to do. And we love being able to walk most places in this small town.

What makes this house unique

We are here and happy to help you plan your vacation, answer questions and share what we know about the area.

Amenities

Seward House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1) can be converted into 2 xl twin beds, Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) roll-a-way
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing

Reviews

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Great location in downtown with spectacular views of bay and mountains
average rating of 5.0 based on 42 reviews
5

Excellent property, location and view.

  • 5 of 5

We're Alaskans who have rented multiple times in Seward. This is one of the best. Plenty of space for a family, very clean and well-appointed. Just the right location downtown and a superb view. The owners were also quite prompt and helpful. We'll be back. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great view, great location, comfortable and clean

  • 5 of 5

Best place that we stayed on the trip. The pictures don't reflect the high quality of this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful views and so comfortable!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with our two kids for a bucket list trip to Alaska! We could not have been happier with our stay! The views were amazing and the apartment was SO comfortable. We could have easily slept 6. It is close to everything in Seward and was so comfortable! Would highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place, great location.

  • 5 of 5

This fit our needs perfectly. Close to town, washer and dryer, clean, great views. Seward has a free shuttle service that runs from 10 am to 7 pm. The stop is located one block away.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, comfortable and convenient!

  • 5 of 5

The views were amazing and it was so close to everything. We loved having the kitchen and a Safeway nearby. We walked down to a huge playground by the water and our kids played for hours while we watched Sea Otters play along the shore. We took a cruise and saw Humpbacks. Exit glacier was amazing and we liked the sea life center (the baby walrus was sooo cute) but it was expensive.

I couldn't find a pillow that was comfortable but there were a bunch to choose from. We enjoyed the game and movie collection.

I feel it is worth mentioning to anyone considering this VRBO that the pictures on the site don't do it justice. We were pleasantly surprised when we walked in- it looks much better in person!

Overall a great place and we would come back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Great place to stay in Seward

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is roomy, clean, comfortable, well stocked kitchen, quiet and has an amazing view of the bay. It does require stairs so make sure that is OK if you book this place. It is a great location, we will stay there again if we return.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Map

Alaska SeaLife Center, Whale & Wildlife watching, Halibut & Salmon fishing, Glacier viewing & Kenai Fjords National Park, dog sled rides, kayaking, sailing

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Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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