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Our Corner of Heaven: Spotless, High-end, Affordable Family & Group Living

6 Reviews
People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Kenai Peninsula - Our Corner of Heaven

4br, 1.5ba with Mountain Views in a Fishing and Hiking Paradise

Please call or email me - Jessica - and I can fill you in on this great house and our full range of guest services and amenities. Cooper Landing Vacation Rentals will take care of you on your vacation of a lifetime!

This gorgeous single family home has been built conscientiously and to a high standard by its owners. It features many high-end touches for your delight and comfort.

You will appreciate the care the owners have put into this gorgeous property: beautiful granite, substantial furniture, tasteful décor. They use this home regularly themselves, so they make sure it is comfortable, well-appointed, and beautiful. The attention this home receives from its owners and manager keeps it clean and welcoming.

The open-concept main room is complemented by slate and wood flooring, numerous windows with lots of natural light as well as well-placed lighting fixtures, granite and stainless steel in the kitchen, substantial and quality furnishings, and beautiful décor. The wood stove that anchors this space adds a warm, rustic touch. It’s the perfect space for family and group gathering, allowing for conversation, board games, watching movies, gourmet cooking, and making memories of all kinds.

Four bedrooms are accessed down the hallway. Each bedroom has beautiful wood doors and floors, quality furniture, fresh bedding, and natural light. The first bedroom on the left sleeps two in a queen bed. Across the hallway is a second queen bedroom, suiting another couple. At the end of the hallway are two other bedrooms, one with two twin beds, the other with a queen bed, comfortably sleeping four additional guests.

The bathrooms in the home are fresh, tasteful, and well-appointed. The main bath features a slate floor and a magnificent granite-topped vanity and a comfortable shower stall. The second, a half-bath, also has the nice touch of granite and slate. There is also a laundry room for your use, with a full-size washer and dryer.

Outside, the patio hosts a nice BBQ grill for preparing your world-class salmon catch. Just up the hill, with magnificent views of the surrounding area and majestic Mount Cecil, is a firepit (chairs provided) where you will get to enjoy the midnight sun, the sounds of the gurgling creek, and the fresh air!

This property is surrounded by mature spruce forest mixed with aspen and birch, screening it from the quietly traveled and well-maintained road. Just 1/3 mile down the road, in easy walking distance, the Kenai River views take your breath away. Just beyond that the road descends to river level where you can get up close and personal with this world-class fishing river.

(Note: the beautiful slate floors have a natural uneven character. If members of your group are elderly or toddlers, please consider mobility issues on slightly uneven flooring.)

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Jessica Larsen (Property Manager)
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish

About Jessica Larsen

My name is Jessica, and I am the manager of this property. I have taken care of high-end vacation rentals in this area for more than five years, and have a long history before that in the hospitality lodging industry. My husband, Courtney, and I have recreated in Cooper Landing for decades; we know the best hiking trails, tour companies, fishing guides, etc., and are more than happy to share our local knowledge with you. We only manage a small number of properties, so we can give each the individual attention it and its guests deserve. We would be pleased to host you!

The owners of this beautiful house are from Anchorage and currently live in Oregon. They purchased the property many years ago, and have been building this, their dream vacation home, on the site for the past several years. It is recently completed; they have impeccable taste and have made sure it has all the nice details. You will be impressed with the quality they have brought into their little slice of paradise: they care about beauty and details and want to share it with guests who will appreciate the comforts of home they have incorporated.

Jessica Larsen purchased this house in 2013

Why Jessica Larsen chose Kenai Peninsula

As manager, I am delighted to have this home in my care because of its quality and ambiance. The fact that the owners have put so much personal care into the property and use it themselves when they can makes it feel particularly comfortable to stay in. They care about doing things right and so do I.

The owners discovered this piece of land by great coincidence many years ago. Most residents of Southcentral Alaska love Cooper Landing – accessible and central in the vast Kenai Peninsula, surrounded by mountains, rivers, National Forest, and National Wildlife Refuge lands. They have dreams and plans for this space, placed right in the middle of their favorite recreational spaces; it’s exciting for them to share it with you!

What makes this house unique

This home is easy to access, not far from a quietly traveled and well-maintained road, but screened from it by mature spruce forest, mixed with aspen and birch. From the firepit, perched up on the hill, you can hear Bean Creek gurgling by, admire Mount Cecil, and enjoy the small community feel of rural Alaska. It’s a great place to make memories.

Reviews

5
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

Our Corner of Heaven: Spotless, High-end, Affordable Family & Group Living
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Barrow, AK
5

Excellent Vacation Stay

  • 5 of 5

The property was very warm and welcoming. We really enjoyed our stay in Cooper's Landing. The home met all our needs and was exactly what we were looking for to fit a large family. The property managers were wonderful and very quick to respond to any e-mails or questions. Would recommend this home for future stays.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Luxury in the heart of seclusion

  • 5 of 5

Great location and nicely laid out!

Very nice place to stay. Close to everything.

Bed was a little small but comfortable.

Thanks

Chris

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, WI
5

great home base for exploring Kenai Peninsula

  • 5 of 5

Great house, as advertised, really close to float trips / fishing on the Kenai River, trailhead to Russian River Falls, and centrally located for exploring Seward, Whittier, Homer. Had a blast.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Francisco
5

Very pleased

  • 5 of 5

We were 6 seniors from Belgium. We could not have been happier to stay in this spacious place particularly since the weather was not cooperating . We enjoyed sitting around the fireplace reading all about the Kenai Peninsula but saw very little of it. The view off the deck are breathtaking.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Houston, Texas
5

Beautiful house - Excellent Management - The house is as pictured - Wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful experience! This house is just as pictured with large rooms and very clean and appears new. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything you need to cook for a large family. All condiments, spices, paper and cleaning products, plastic bags, food wrap, containers, propane for the grill and wood for fires in the pit etc… Plenty of towels, linens, blankets and it has a laundry room with a washer dryer complete with laundry soap, iron & board, yes really everything we needed. The house has WIFI, and the cell service works well for calls @ 1g speed.

Jessica is a wonderful person. She calls to see if we needed anything during our stay. She was very efficient on booking, answer and returned all calls promptly, and issued the security deposit immediately.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stephenville, Texas
5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for less than 24 hours so we could salmon fish the Kenai. We had six adults in our group and everyone was able to spread out and have their own space. The home is really beautiful as advertised. Jessica was amazing to work with. Our water went out while we were fishing and it was fixed by the time we got home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge Rafter's Lodge
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Seward or Whittier
Nearest Golf
95 Miles
Anchorage
Nearest Train
50 Miles
The Alaska Railroad
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Sterling Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Kenai Princess Lodge Eagle's Crest Restaurant
Nearest Ski
70 Miles
Alyeska Resort in Girdwood
Car: necessary

Cooper Landing is the ideal site to stage your multi-day Kenai Peninsula adventure. Because of its central location, you can quickly access activities in Seward and Soldotna/Kenai in less than one hour, and easily drive to Anchorage, Portage, Whittier, Girdwood, Homer, Clam Gulch, Anchor Point, Ninilchik, or any other site for fishing, sailing, clamming, horseback riding, kayaking, flightseeing, wildlife viewing, photography, rafting, hiking, biking, skiing, shopping, or any other of a myriad activities that bring you to beautiful Alaska. Our specialized recreation planning service company, Adventure Guru, will help you create the best itinerary for your group, usually at no cost to you! We love to help our guests enjoy the place we love to call home, and are more than willing to share our local knowledge with you. We've recreated here for decades. Let us help

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cooper Landing, Kenai Peninsula

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2016
11 Jun 2016 - 5 Sep 2016
2 night minimum stay
£592
for 2 nights
From
£296
£2,031
 
 
Fall 2016
6 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
2 night minimum stay
£436
for 2 nights
From
£218
£1,484
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£639
for 2 nights
From
£320
£2,110
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £379
Tax Rate 3.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
We will fill holes in the calendar with shorter stays, but a nominal cleaning fee may apply.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kenai Peninsula in Alaska

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
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
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , twin beds are separated; can be bunked
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
There is also an outdoor firepit situated on the hill with commanding mountain views. We are happy to offer a grocery service to our guests. For a nominal fee, we will pre-purchase groceries for your stay - you provide the list at least 7 days in advance of your check-in, and you'll save yourself the hassle of a grocery trip upon your arrival to Anchorage and before driving to Cooper Landing. We do the hard work, so you can go on vacation without those annoying errands! Check in and have your fridge and cabinets already stocked just the way you want them.

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