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An Alaska Vacation of a Lifetime and the Comforts of Home!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Enjoy your Alaska vacation and have the comfort of home. This historic home (built in 1917) known as the 'Yellow House' has been remodeled to provide the most modern of conveniences. The views from just about every window are breathtaking. Dine while enjoying the view of the Prince William Sound and the Cordova Harbor. Cook while enjoying mountain views with the frequent Bald Eagle fly-by! (Raspberries and salmon berries are just out the front door! They are everywhere...blueberries too!)

The home is ideally located for walking to town, museums, library, swimming pool, grocery stores, restaurants and the harbor. Only a few blocks from hiking trail-heads and the local ski area. Local Gym offering workout equipment, etc. is less than a block away. The house is well stocked with games, puzzles, chess, backgammon, some videos and DVD's, (local video store is two blocks away).

The house is well appointed with antiques and beautiful wildlife photos. You will enjoy the 'indoors' as well as the outdoors! For more photos of the house and surrounding area, visit the Cordova Yellow House website.

The master bedroom and bath is on the first floor; kitchen, dining room, living room, office/game room, bath on the second floor; 2 bedrooms, one with twin beds that can be made into a king upon request and one bedroom with a built in divider that has 2 trundle bed sets (4 beds) one set on each side of the divider are on the third floor.

Keywords: Private Home

More Details

Owner
Lew
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
11 August, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Cordova Municipal Airport
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Cordova Ferry Terminal - Alaska Marine Highway

Boat & Air Charters, Guided fishing - fly-in, road & boat, Glaciers, Historic 'Million Dollar Bridge', Birding, Flight-seeing charters.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cordova in Valdez-Cordova

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) Two sets of trundle beds (4 twin-size beds) in one of the upstairs rooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Beautiful view of inlet and harbor, walking distance (1 block) to town and (4 blocks) to harbor.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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An Alaska Vacation of a Lifetime and the Comforts of Home!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
5

Very functional and was able to fit eight people.

  • 5 of 5

Great location and view from the game room. Had people available to handle any questions or concerns we had.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great for group retreat

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location, clean and lovely space. Well stocked kitchen and pantry, all the necessary tools and spices.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Yellow House Cordova Alaska

  • 5 of 5

Great house just a block uphill from downtown Cordova. Beautiful views over town to the harbor and outlying islands and mountains. The house is spacious and comfortable with everything you could need. The kitchen is well equipped with pots and pans and high quality knives. We've stayed here multiple times and look forward to coming back.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Utah, USA
4

Paradise on the Island of Cordova

  • 4 of 5

Very spacious home with lots of room to entertain. We slept 8 men very comfortably. This home is well maintained and located convinantly within the city area.

Great for famililies or large fishing groups!

Friendly and accommodating staff cares for the home while ensuring your needs are being met.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beverly Hills Ca.
5

My friend and I went to A...

  • 5 of 5

My friend and I went to Alaska to explore and we did despite rain. Speaking from both of us, we never felt more comfortable after being waterlogged for a few days in the bush than we did when we arrived at "THE YELLOW HOUSE" on the hill. We just stayed in for a few days to thaw out, we hired a local lady to buy provisions, and she cooked wonderful culinary delights and I really relaxed and time stood still. Cordova is a sleepy fishing village and I enjoyed the reality of a real town unaffected with tourism, all the while staying in a lovely, clean, comfortable home. I look forward to the opportuntiy to return. Gordon from Bevery Hills

  • Review Submitted: May 11, 2007
  • Date of Stay: May 2007
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles, Ca.
5

Staying at this beautiful...

  • 5 of 5

Staying at this beautiful, fully equipped, home was the best Alaska vacation ever. The mountains are "right there" and I could watch the fishing boats in the sound without leaving my chair. The town is only a few blocks away with several good restaurants and a wonderful museum with Alaska history and artifacts. We took an excursion to an active glacier nearby and even saw icebergs "calving". Picking berries next to the house was so much fun. Had them on cereal and baked a pie. The great thing is the location of the house, on a hill with spectacular views. You feel as if you are in the forest, but you are close to everything you might need. My wife and kids wanted to stay all summer. Maybe next time.

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2007
  • Date of Stay: May 2007
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cordova, USA

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,087
for 7 nights
£2,087
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £113.72
Property Damage Protection £44.73
Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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