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Glacier and Bay View --Free

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Ground Floor 2 Bedroom 1 bath self-contained apartment

Every visitor is welcomed with a complementary view of Grewingk Glacier and Kachemak Bay. Our Grewingk home is the biggest 'Yard Sale' purchase we've ever made. Yes, Dale and I bought our home at a "Yard Sale" 20 years ago. The apartment is the ground level, 2 bedroom, 900 sq. ft. unit. The panoramic view of mountains and Kachemak Bay will amaze you every day. Even after 20 years, Dale and I never take the natural beauty for granted.

Amenities include: WiFi, freezer space, shared laundry, and all the comforts of home. Our simi-rural setting invites guests to rest their mind and soul. Let us show you Homer hospitality and a simple Alaskan life.

Your private apartment has a large master bedroom with a queen bed and office space. The guest bedroom has a queen bed and the kitchen is equipped with full size appliances. Guests find it comfortable and relaxing with just the right balance of rural living to local amenities. A newly completed bike-walking path and an organic farm are just 1/2 a mile away! In 2016, the unit was remodeled and upgraded.

Keywords: Fully furnished apartment, freezer, Washer/dryer, quiet rual setting, 10 min. to downtown and Homer spit, 5.5 East End Rd.

More Details

Owner
Bobbi Larrivee
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Bobbi Larrivee

Dale, a semi-retired commercial fisherman turned sport fishing enthusiast. He enjoys gardening and finding 'hot' fishing holes in the bay.

Bobbi, an elementary teacher and a retired tour guide Just ask and I'll share the 'best kept secrets' only Alaska locals know.

Bobbi Larrivee purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Bobbi Larrivee chose Kenai Peninsula

This setting is your 'home' away from home. You will find all the comforts you could want and the hospitality as if you've been a long time friend. We look forward to your visit. Bobbi & Dale

What makes this apartment unique

Centrally located, 5.5 miles from downtown and Homer Spit. Enjoy Alaska's natural beauty out your front door; while, a 15 minute drive you'll be casting in The Fishing Hole, boarding your fishing charter, or admiring the local talent in the many Homer art galleries. Hiking, dining, beach combing or relaxing are just a few of the attractions of our Hamlet By The Sea offer visitors.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We hope we'll see you again.
Jul 2016
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Amenities

Fritz Creek Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bathroom with shower / tub combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Queen bed + smei private space has a roll-a-way
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Smaller bedroom with queen bed and a wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes:
Freezer space available, bikes, and tour information available.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Glacier and Bay View --Free
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 25 reviews
5

Best place to stay in Homer!!!

  • 5 of 5

As always this was a great place to stay. This was not our first time to stay here but with the recent renovation it was even better then the last time. Cant wait for next years Winter King Derby!!!! Thank you for your hospitality!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderfully comfortable, well appointed.

  • 5 of 5

Great, comfortable, easy. Nice spot.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Cynthia. We look forward to having you stay with us in the future.
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay near Homer! The rental was well equipped for cooking and relaxing. The reading room attached to the master bedroom worked perfectly for our baby in her pack and play. Nice view of Grewingk Glacier and a short drive to Homer and the spit. Would recommend!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Location and Excellent Stay..

  • 5 of 5

I booked with Bobbi for a 3 night stay. We arrived late on Friday and Bobbi met us and showed us where everything was located at in the rental and where to find extra supplies if needed. She had coolers available for fishing and also had a freezer for our fish. The rental had everything we needed: spices, trash bags, storage containers, condiments, extra bedding, access to washer/dryer. Anything you could think of, Bobbie supplied. There was even a welcome book that included places to visit and places to eat. If you are looking for a quite place away with spectacular views and an owner that goes above and beyond....book this place!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the apartment and Homer. We hope you will keep us in mind if in Homer again.
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5

Perfect vacation getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I planned by trip to Alaska at the last minute and lucked out! This home is perfectly situated between many of the sights Homer has to offer, has a beautiful view of GlewingK Glacier and the bay, amazing hosts, updated throughout and clean as a whistle. The owners made themselves available to make sure I had my bearings and answer any questions that came up. This was a wonderful way to get a firsthand feel for Alaska life while staying in a perfectly laid out and appointed place.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad we were part of your 50 state visit. We hope to see you again.
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5

Everything you could hope for in comfort.

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful, cozy home. Everything was top notch & so comfortable.The beds & linens a 10 + for a blissful sleep.The view of the bay & glacier was slendid. Bobbie & Dale are wonderful hosts & the greeter dog & cat were really fun. We will be back to the beautiful place. Thank you for your hospitality. Dawn & Mia

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad it was comfortable. We look forward to seeing you again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Homer City Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.1 Miles
Wasabi's
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Alaska State Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Par 3 Golf
Nearest Train
160 Miles
Seward
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Sterling Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1.1 Miles
Wasabi's
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
McNiel Canyon School, Bay Crest Hill
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Homer Spit
Car: necessary

Fishing, kayaking, beach combing, hiking, biking and space available for boat or RV parking.

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Rates & Availability

Fritz Creek Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 3.0%

Rates are based on double occupancy. Additional guests are charged $10.00 per person/per night.
Rent includes Borough Tax of 3%.

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