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Log Home On The Last Frontier

People7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Comfortable and cozy...4 Br/2-1/2 Ba Log Home with Views of Kachemak Bay!

Wild Shore Escape is a tri-level authentic log home built in 1983.We are available year round for rental! The three floors are connected by an elegant steel spiral staircase. It provides that cozy Alaskan ambiance with wide open views of Kachemak Bay and the Homer Spit. Just 8.5 miles East of Homer, we are located just half a mile from the Fritz Creek General Store and The Homestead Restaurant.

Our cabin gives you the rustic Alaskan feel while providing modern creature comforts. If the weather is rainy, you will feel snug and comfy here. If the weather is nice you can open up the french doors and enjoy the fresh air and beautiful views.

We provide 4 bedrooms including a loft with a 1/2 bath. A continual spiral staircase connects the three floors. There is a fully equipped kitchen to meet your cooking needs while staying in Homer. The wrap around deck provides the perfect place to have your morning coffee or an evening barbeque.

More Details

Owner
Kim Winslow
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2017

About Kim Winslow

My husband, Eric and I bought our property with a dream of building a log cabin in 1983. As our family grew, so did the cabin! Eric is a commercial Salmon fisherman, so while he is busy with the Fishing Season, I run the vacation rental! We are happy to share the cabin with you, our special guests!

Kim Winslow purchased this cabin in 1983

Why Kim Winslow chose Kenai Peninsula

We love our location because it is out of the hustle bustle of town, but just far enough. It is a short 10-15 minute drive from Homer and the World famous Spit! And only 1/2 mile from Fritz Creek General store/deli, and The Homestead Fine Dining restaurant. (We highly recommend both!)

What makes this cabin unique

You will fall in love with our views of the Bay and Mountains in the daytime and the twinkling lights on the spit at night. It is quietly situated away from the hustle and bustle of life. Sit out on the deck and take in the beauty and clean air!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Fritz Creek in Kenai Peninsula

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , This bathroom is in the basement and serves the 3 bedrooms
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , This bathroom is on the main floor.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , This bathroom is in the loft
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed , This room has a day bed with a pull out trundle
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Open loft bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , The loft is open to the living area below and has a 1/2 bath
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

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Log Home On The Last Frontier
average rating of 4.888889 based on 27 reviews
Anchorage, AK
5

Nice home with a great view!

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect place to stay for two families with three young kids.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great place to stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Our party of four really enjoyed our stay at Eric and Kim's home. The history of building the home, the attention to detail and the view were all great. I look forward to renting again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful cabin!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was great! A little out of town, beautiful view of the bay. The house was nice and big, with plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms for our group. The log cabin has a great back story and is beautifully made. Also, the host was great, I would definitely recommend this place!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

INCREDIBLE!

  • 5 of 5

This house is the PERFECT for a mini-vacation or even an extended stay. It's a wonderfully cozy cabin overlooking Kachemak Bay, truly showcasing the beauty of the area. Thank you so much, Kim!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home great location

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay in the Winslow's gorgeous log cabin in homer. Can't recommend it enough!!! Even in winter when we stayed. ❄️❄️❄️

  • Review Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Dare I say it? "PERFECT!"

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better stay in this cozy cabin nestle on the hills looking out on the Homer Spit. The view of the bay and the lights at night was awesome! We had a group of 4 adults and 2 kids, and everyone had plenty of room. The amenities were more than what we could have hoped for and everything was fully stocked with dish soap, laundry detergent, clean linens, paper towels, toilet paper, you name it! I was so grateful that everything was taken care of when we got there so we could start relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
8.5 Miles
Homer, AK
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Homestead
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
East End Rd
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Homestead
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Fritz Creek, Alaska

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer
1 Jun 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£385
for 2 nights
From
£192
£1,231
£4,616
 
 
Shoulder season
16 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£308
for 2 nights
From
£154
£923
£1,693
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£385
for 2 nights
From
£192
 

Additional pricing information

When you stay only one night, there is a 50.00 cleaning fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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