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Cherish

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Musician's Paradise With Spectacular Views

9 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Kachemak House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedroom/2 Bath Home On 3 Acres Bordering Nature Trail

Upscale family cabin with a cook's kitchen, piano, big screen TV and fabulous views from every room . Watch the light play across the glacier, the bay and the gorgeous mountains morning and long into the summer nights. A quiet location with groomed nature trail next to the property provides you and your guests with a welcoming home to relax in and easy access to nature. SongBee Guest house is within walking distance of Bear Creek Winery and the Kachemak City playground and tennis courts.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Cherish (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About Cherish

We raised our family in this fun home filled with warm wood accents and the ever changing beauty of the Kachemak Bay through out the house. With our children grown we want to spend more time where they are and to share SongBee with others who want to experience Alaska, Homer style.

Cherish purchased this house in 1999

Why Cherish chose Kenai Peninsula

Close to town and the spit, yet nestled half way up the hill gives you easy access to activities and shopping with beautiful views and a quiet peaceful setting.

What makes this house unique

A fully equipped kitchen, extensive DVD library, piano and multiple cozy spots to read or catch up on your email provide you with all you need to relax after fishing or to cook up your catch watching the ever changing drama of the view.

Reviews

5
based on 9 traveler reviews

Musician's Paradise With Spectacular Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
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5

It's all about the view!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of four ladies had a wonderful stay. The house is mostly just as described and nothing beat the deck! We spent each evening relaxing an enjoying the ever-changing view of the glaciers and bay. Good location for getting into town and down to the spit quickly. We really appreciated the momma moose and her twins making an appearance on the lawn one morning.

It wasn't a big deal, but it would have been nice to have a table on the deck. Also, if you're here in the summer and light sensitive, there is no way to make the room in the loft dark.

Serene, million dollar view and comfortable. You won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic house!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the Songbee house! What amazing views throughout. The caretaker was very prompt and helpful. The house was very comfortable. We saw moose right out the window and loved the location. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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lake park, minnesota
5

Don' stay ANYWHERE else

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here with a couple of family members for 8 days in June of 2015. We looked at many different options and decided on the SongBee Rest House. If you are reading this review, Book This House! You will not regret it at all. Everything was just as advertised and our experience was amazing. If you want peace and quiet, beautiful scenery and comfortable accommodations, this is the place for you.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Anoka, MN
5

Homer

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing in the view and room enough for our whole group. It was cozy and comfortable--everything we needed was available. Nicely decorated and very comfortable beds. Loved the deck and the grill was nice as an option! Thank you and we will be back someday....

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Glacial Paradise

  • 5 of 5

My Family of 4, plus my parents and brother visited here for five days! The stay was incredible. Plenty of room for all of us and a well equipped kitchen and BBQ kept us eating well the entire trip. The view is incredible and there is a trail system from the property that is very nice. The owners even provide a bear bell for you treks through the forest.

The piano was a great bonus. My daughter would practice daily and her grandparents absolutely loved it! A very fun cottage in the woods with all the amenities of home!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ste. Genevieve, MO
5

Perfect Home-Away-From-Home!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at the Songbee with two other couples and fell in love with the place. The location is excellent, just a few minutes from downtown Homer, off of East End Rd. And the views from the deck are spectacular. Actually, there is a gorgeous view from every bedroom in the house! The kitchen is well stocked, and the upstairs bathroom is very spacious. We had a little trouble with the washing machine while we were there, but it wasn't a problem. There is a laundry mat at the bottom of the hill, so we just washed our clothes there, then took them back to dry while we played games. We thorougly enjoyed the game cabinet! There are books and comfy chairs everywhere. I would highly recommend this home. We will be back someday, and hopefully we will be able to stay at Songbee again. Thanks for sharing your beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2.5 Miles
Homer Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.75 Miles
Down East Saloon
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
End of Homer Spit
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
The Lynx
Nearest Train
220 Miles
Seward
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Sterling Highway
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cafe & Bagels
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Olsen Mountain
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
Homer Spit
Car: recommended

Located in Kachemak City with easy access to trails, playground, tennis courts along with a short walk to Bear Creek Winery.

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Rates & Availability

Kachemak House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$350
$1,995
$7,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 3.0%

A 50% deposit is required within 7 days of the reservation. Cancellations within 60 days of the reservation will be refunded less $100. Changes after this time qualify for re-booking only.

Check in is 4pm~ Check out is 11 am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Kachemak House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Pantry Items ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Large bathroom with tub and shower on the second floor and a bathroom with shower conveniently located on the ground floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Plenty of room for additional full size air mattress or crib
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Loft MB w/ 2 roomy side library lofts room for air beds
  • House can sleep up to 12, additional charges apply. Twin and Queen Aero beds available. Master Loft with two library alcoves that can double as sleeping areas. Large 2nd floor bedroom with double bed. Our ships cabin bedroom with a twin bed, desk and lots of windows. The cozy bedroom with two twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
Notes:
The house comes with a console Kawaii piano.

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