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600' of Kenai River front Fishing

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights


Soldotna Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Come stay in our quaint 2 bedroom log cabin located on 600 feet of the Kenai River. New platforms installed two years ago providing stairs into the river. A beautiful 17 mile drive from Soldotna, this property is ideal for those looking to fish with less crowds. There is an additional small one room cabin available to rent on this property providing accommodations for larger groups. There is a narrow drive way down to the river making it easier to access the river.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Scott Bugden
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 25, 2016
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based on 12 traveler reviews

600' of Kenai River front Fishing
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 12 reviews

Relaxing stay on the Kenai River

  • 4 of 5

A very nice home. Loved the dining table. Stairs are broken down to the river to fish, but you can take the walk down the paved road leading to the dock. We thought we could walk into the water with waders to fish, but the water was too deep, so we fished from the dock, which was fine. No privacy in the home as the walls of the bedrooms, living room and kitchen do not reach the top of the ceiling. Very quiet area and very relaxing. We saw the Northern Lights while there. Would stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, although kitchen could be supplied better and bedrooms are not closed off.

  • 4 of 5

Major ups: Fishing docks. Clean. Comfortable. Mostly as described.

Major Downs: Wet towels. Garbage cans full. Stairs to docks were broken. Bedrooms did not have walls that went to the ceilings (no real privacy). Kitchen wasn't as stocked as we had hoped (pots/pans and glass wear) but it did work.

Overall: Would stay again, not with another couple, but with the kiddos would be great. If you are fishing, bring a lot of gear, there are a TON of snags.

The property worked well and the communication with the management group was superb. The fishing docks were great, but the access was not. The staircase to the river was not in use, and needed immediate attention. The stairs were old, and have been out of use for some time - not a big issue, but it did make access to the fishing location somewhat of an inconvenience.

The cabin was very well stocked with seasonings and condiments, this was a bonus but it would have been nice to have know there were eight sets of salt and pepper, Tabasco, etc.


  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great adventure

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed your little slice of heaven very much. We had a great time.

Celebrated moms 70th birthday -going to Alaska has always been a dream of hers.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good value

  • 4 of 5

A 3 day stay for some fishing and hiking. Location was an extra 20 minutes out of the way from most places on the main side of the river or in town, but got to see a mother moose and 2 of her cubs being out of the way. Secluded and peaceful. Clean place. Spacious. Nice yard and walk to the river. Could have been a great spot to fish if the sockeyes were running. Only negative is the lack of water pressure for the shower. Felt like showering from a sink.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grass Valley, CA

Alaskan Paradise

  • 5 of 5

It was the most perfect little cabin with all the comforts of home. It had a sink, bathroom, and washing machine and drier. It was located right on the kenai river about 17 miles outside of Soldotna. It took about 25 minutes to get into town but it was well worth it because it was very nice to get away from the people and be tucked back on your own little cabin. I went in mid-June and the fishing was okay. you will not catch any fish off of the dock in front of the cabin this time of year. If you want to catch fish in June you must get a guided trip or else you will not catch fish from the shore. Overall it was a great stay in a very scenic location.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great View

  • 2 of 5

The view of the river and sunsets was astounding! However, the inside was a little left to be desired. The bedrooms need some serious updates. The beds are in need of new mattresses and updated, more comfortable bedding. The floors were dirty, and some we were able to sweep & clean, but the carpeted areas stayed filthy, since there was no vacuum on premise. Some ceiling fans or even plug in ones would also be a nice addition to cool it off on the hot nights. Some windows didn't have screens, so opening them only let in flies/bees.

The staircase down to the river is also in need of repair. We were fortunate enough to have considerate fisherman in the small cabin behind ours (within 15-20 feet of ours). We were not aware that there was another cabin being rented on the same site. Had the gentlemen been obnoxious, loud, late nighters we would not have been happy at all. We enjoyed the stay, but would liked to get better rest on more comfortable beds!

Loved the deck, the view and the bird feeders.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We apologize that the cabin did not meet your expectations. Your name did not show up as the person who booked this reservation on your date of stay; however, we wanted to reach out to you to get more details. We value your feed back and will address your concerns immediately. The mattresses will be replaced and we will shampoo the carpets right away. The stairs to the river will be inspected and repaired, fortunately, we have a nice easy sloped driveway to the river in the meantime. The screens will be addressed as well. Every guest signs an agreement to the rules which ensures quiet times are observed and respect to other guests on the property. When the rules are not followed, a call to our property manager should help resolve any issues.
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Soldotna Airport
Nearest Barpub
18 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Funny River Golf
Nearest Motorway
18 Miles
Sterling Highway
Nearest Restaurant
18 Miles
Alaska Reel Cafe
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Soldotna Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Fishing 2017
May 26 2017 - Jul 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Prime Fishing 2017
Jul 10 2017 - Aug 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall Fishing 2017
Aug 14 2017 - Sep 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Fishing 2018
May 25 2018 - Jul 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
Prime Fishing 2018
Jul 16 2018 - Aug 12 2018
3 night minimum stay
Fall Fishing 2018
Aug 13 2018 - Sep 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
Early Fishing 2019
May 24 2019 - Jul 14 2019
3 night minimum stay
Prime Fishing 2019
Jul 15 2019 - Aug 11 2019
3 night minimum stay
Fall Fishing 2019
Aug 12 2019 - Sep 15 2019
3 night minimum stay
Early Fishing 2020
May 22 2020 - Jul 12 2020
3 night minimum stay
Prime Fishing 2020
Jul 13 2020 - Aug 16 2020
3 night minimum stay
Fall Fishing 2020
Aug 17 2020 - Sep 20 2020
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 3.0%

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Soldotna Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 880 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Detached Unit - 1 double , 1 bunk bed , Available to rent with VRBO #458284
  • 2 twin beds, 1 queen, roll-away available.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting

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