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Fish on Log Cabin Rental (Got Fish We Do!!)

15 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights


Sterling Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-8)

Just bring your clothes and poles and relax in our 2007 2 bedroom 1 bath log home. Just 3 min from the river and 10 min to town . Or just sit on the covered porch and enjoy with a book and watch the wildlife or your favorate beverage. Our home has all log furniture and a queen bed in the master bedroom with queen bunkbeds in the 2nd bedroom. Save money BBQ, Smoke,and process your own fish and store them in our 2 large freezers. Want help planning your trip or chooseing a guide I will be glad to help you make the right choices to make your trip something you will never forget.

Keywords: log cabin, rental,cabin,cottage

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 26, 2016
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About The Owner

In 1998 my wife and kids and I made a once in a lifetime trip to Alaska little did I know what that trip would do to me. 15 years later and I sttill cant get enough.

The Owner purchased this cabin in 2007

Why The Owner chose Kenai Peninsula

Sterling is centrally located between Homer 90 min (halibut capital of the world) and Seward 90 min A beautiful must see destination and fishing port. We are 3 min from our fishing hole at the Kenai and yet we are only 10min to down town Soldotna. We can sit right on our porch with our favorite beverage and watch the wildlife stroll through the property. Quiet and perfect

What makes this cabin unique

You cant say enough about the fishing ( kings, sockeye, silvers, pinks,) not to mention trophy trout and dolly varden. theres also a lake canoe system right behind our home with all the lakes connected by creeks and streems or you can canoe all the way to the cook inlet. and canoe rental and shuttle 2 miles from the cabin


based on 15 traveler reviews

Fish on Log Cabin Rental (Got Fish We Do!!)
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews

Comfy, Cozy Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 adults spent 4 nights at the Fish On Cabin. We had a great time. It was perfectly located for the activities we had planned (Fjords National Park cruise, Homer, Kenai, etc...). Curtis was so responsive to questions and gave us lots of great suggestions. The Moose is Loose Bakery was visited more than once during our stay (the apple fritters were fabulous)! Sarah (local property manager) was also a great help. It was really nice to have a washer/dryer on-site. Only one suggestion, with 5 women and 1 man (my Dad), we could have used another mirror or two. Thanks Curtis for a great stay. Can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome cabin in Sterling, AK

  • 5 of 5

Mr. Camps cabin in Sterling was over and above our expectations! The four of us, (hard core fishermen) had all the amenities we needed.

The 2 freezers were perfect for rotating the fish as we brought them in, and the fish preparing tables, towels, vacuum packer etc. were great.

The cabin was near the main highway, which was very nice, and very private. Mady the golden lab came to visit us daily, made it feel like home!

We will definitely book this again for next year!

Thanks again Curtis and Sarah!

Chris Iles

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you nice to have bunch of fisherman enjoy there stay Matty the lab is a great addition to the neighbor hood and lots of fun.See you next year Thanks again Curtis fishon!!!!
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Our stay in Sterling

  • 4 of 5

We chose this location as it seemed like a good halfway point for everything we wanted to do in the Kenai Peninsula, and it is! The cabin was easy to find with the directions provided by Sarah. Sarah was so quick with a return call that her call came in while I was leaving her a message! The owners are easy to work with. The cabin itself is fully equipped for fisherman, however; we did not come to fish - maybe next time? The decor does give you the fishing fever!

The home is very neat and clean and has all of the basics - we ran out for paper products and dishwashing soap, but nothing major. The only complaint I have is the bunk room bed (bottom) and futon/sofa are killers on the back (my parents got the good bed ;) ). Definitely 5 stars if the bed were more comfy. Note that there is no internet connection, but excellent 4G, so I used my phone as a wireless hotspot to upload some amazing photos.

The cabin is within ten miles (I think) of Soldotna, and within 20 miles or so of Kenai - everything you need can be found in those towns. We spent a full day traveling to Homer, another to Seward, and a third visiting the wildlife refuge areas between the coast at Kenai and into Sterling. Amazing scenery and wildlife - more than one moose with babes near the cabin. All I can say is ... this visit was far too short. The Peninsula is an amazing area for those who love peace, quiet and the out-of-doors. The rivers and lakes are amazing - breathtaking glacier rivers, streams, ponds, lakes ... EVERYWHERE! Fishing and wildlife viewing opportunities abound. The locals who run roadside shops (Tom at the Rock Place, for example) are friendly and tell wonderful stories. Homer and Seward are not overly kitschy-touristy, and offer plenty of recreational opportunities as well as seafood to die for. Cooper Landing is the home of all things "river" - you can raft, fish, boat, gawk ... Just get out there! Thank you for the stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aimee I'm so sorry you found the bed in the guest room to be uncomfortable they are less then 3 years old. I know they are not the best quality beds on the market we have had many guests and have never had a complaint. (noted) when I replace them I will try to do better. As for the futon it is a futon made for overflow guest. probably better for younger guest and hardy fishermen who fish day and night and need little sleep. I do only supply 2 rolls of paper products for all guests and dish soap but do not supply dish washer soap. I am sorry for the back aches I caused and hope It didn't spoil your fist trip to Alaska. From all of us at Fish on thank you for your stay Curtis
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18-pounder silver catch!!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at FISH-ON cabin for two weeks and had a wonderful time. I landed my biggest catch ever - 18 pounder silver (down in Centennial Park in Soldotna). The cabin is maintained with love and care. It felt homey , typically I don't sleep well in new places, but this time I slept very well. It is all set up for fishing including vacuum processors, freezers, etc. I found very helpful Curtis's collection of brochures on fishing tips/trips in the area. I plan on going there again next year.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gary I'm glad you where comfortable Sleep is a good thing when you going hard for two weeks. Congratulations on your 18 pound silver that's a hog. Looking forward to having you and your wife back again thanks from the crew at fishon!!!
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Nice cabin well equipped for fishermen

  • 5 of 5

The property includes a tastefully decorated Alaskan themed cabin with washer, dryer, dishwasher, and all of the necessities for serious fish processing and storage. While outside, there was a bit of road noise from the Sterling Highway, about a half mile away. The productive fishing spots along the lower Kenai River are a short drive from the cabin.

Overall, we were impressed and would gladly book this property again.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you George glad you enjoyed your stay. Lots of fish always make for a perfect trip. The traffic noise you heard is not the Sterling Hwy it is construction on 2 log homes being built about 300 yards through the woods off Lois lane thankfully they are almost finished. Thank you again and look forward to having you again from All of us at fishon
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not long enough

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 2 days...way too short...staying at this cabin. We did some fishing on the Kasilof River, and just spent time taking in the gorgeous scenery around. The cabin was clean, comfortable and well equipped. We booked very last minute. We wanted to spend time on the Kenai relaxing before we embarked on our cruise and Curtis was great to work around our schedule.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
90 Miles
Nearest Train
90 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
95 Miles
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Clam gluch
Car: necessary

Salt water fishing, canoeing,bear viewing, glacier viewing , and did we mention FISHING!!!


Rates & Availability

Sterling Cabin Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 3.0%

$15 for each additional guest + taxes and rental insurance $59.00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Sterling Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (1) 1 queen bed master bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) single hida bed and double futon, Bunk Beds (1) queen bunk beds bed2
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
we also have 2 freezers, smoker, fire and horse shoe pits, fish processing, 100s of dvds & videos

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