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Unforgettable Views! Large Home- Have Peace & Comfort after each exciting day. in Homer

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vacation rental description

Room for everyone to relax and enjoy this spacious five bedroom two bath home. Kachemak Bay, Cook Inlet, mountains, glaciers and wildlife will take your breath away.

Peaceful quiet location! All this with In town convenience.

See the fishing fleet leaving on salmon openings.

Sand Hill cranes landing on our lawn.

Moose snacking on grass.

Learn about sea mammals, sea birds, native culture, Alaska at war, volcanoes, climate change, commercial fishing and more with free programs given by Doug Stuart, retired USFWS naturalist. (Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday evening if you so choose.)

Gold panning for fun.

History of mining in Alaska.

Homer Pennock who left us his name swore to investors that the beaches of Homer we're filled with gold! His investors didn't 'strike it rich', but maybe you can! Contact Alex Stuart at to set up a free lesson.

Check our link to Alaskan experience guest house below for programs offered and other amenities.

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Last modified on 07-27-2014 at 4:51 PM.

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Doug and Gloria Stuart 907-235-2898

house rental amenities

  • Property Type
    • house
    • floor area 3000 sq. ft.
  • Meals
    • guests provide their own meals
  • Location Type
    • beach view
      • Bishops Beach on Kachemak Bay
    • ocean view
      • Kachemak Bay and Lower Cook Inlet
    • lake view
      • Beluga Lake Float plane base for Bear Viewing flights and sight seeing flights
    • water view
      • 180 degree view of Kachemak Bay and Cook Inlet
    • mountain view
      • Panoramic views of the Kenia Mountains, five Glaciers and Homer Spit
    • downtown
      • Overlooking the Business district of Homer
  • Theme
    • adventure
    • family
    • historic
    • tourist attractions
    • romantic
  • General
    • living room
      • Great room/living room will seat 10/15
    • parking
      • lots of room
    • linens provided
    • towels provided
    • washing machine
    • hair dryer
    • iron & board
    • heating
      • all rooms with individual thermostats, natural gas heaters in large open areas, passive solar heating also
    • garage
      • Attached - two car-automatic door openers
    • internet
      • high speed
    • wood stove
      • wood supply under deck
    • clothes dryer
      • Two - One up and One down
  • Kitchen
    • microwave
      • Large over stove
    • refrigerator
      • Refrigerator/freezer - A crisper full of our organic salad greens is yours to enjoy. In season from our organic gardens.
    • kitchen
      • Full sized with double sink and large counter area - look for point of interest brochures, information on local happenings, and printed local weather report for your stay
    • coffee maker
      • Fresh in season berry 'sourdough scones' will be waiting for you by the coffee maker. The sourdough starter has been 'alive' since the 1890 Nome gold rush
    • stove
      • Electric - flat top
    • oven
    • dishwasher
    • dishes & utensils
      • Full set for 12
    • pantry items
      • Spices, condiments
    • toaster
  • Dining
    • dining room
    • dining
      • Large dining table with breath taking views
    • child's highchair
  • Pool / Spa
    • communal pool
      • At High school and Bay Club
  • Bathrooms
    • 2 bathrooms
    • bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub, Large Jacuzzi
    • bathroom 2: toilet, shower, ceiling fan and heater
  • Bedrooms
    • 5 bedrooms, sleeps 12, beds for 10-12
    • bedroom 1: 1 king, upstairs
    • bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single, upstairs
    • bedroom 3: 1 queen, downstairs
    • bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single, downstairs
    • bedroom 4: 1 sleep sofa /futon, 2 bunk bed, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib, downstairs sofa is queen size located in play room
  • Entertainment
    • television
      • One flat screen and one with VHS player dounstairs in play room/large library of family feature films
    • video library
      • VHS - Family feature films DVD - Many Alaskan History and Alaskana - Such as 'Alaska Grizzlys', 'Alaska at War', 'Monty the Moose', 'Alaskas Coolest Animals'
    • stereo
    • music library
      • Classical, Instrumental,Modern, Broadway,Easy listening, Meditative and more
    • books
      • large general library in den - books on the history of the Aleut people and the Aleutian Islands and World War Two in the Aleutians on request
    • satellite / cable
      • local , news, history channel,etc
    • dvd player
    • games
      • Board games and cards
    • toys
  • Outside
    • outdoor grill
      • yes-
    • lawn / garden
      • Large lawn area for your children to stretch their legs on
    • deck / patio
      • deck chairs and deck bench
    • golf
      • The 'Links' 9 hole golf course is located 6 mi out on East End Road
    • boat
      • Many boat nature tours and taxi service to communities around Kachemak Bay - see links and brochures in house
    • kayak / canoe
      • Several Kayak rentals are available in Homer
    • water sports gear
      • Homer is known as the 'Halibut Capital of th World' for good reason - many charters companys are available - see link to Central Booking company
    • ski & snowboard
      • small local services are available in Homer with a world class ski resort located in Girdwood 190 miles away. 'Alyeska Resort'
  • Suitability
    • children welcome
      • Great house for kids and young adults - Highchair, Booster Chair and Porta Crib available
    • non smoking only
    • wheelchair inaccessible
    • pets not allowed
    • minimum age limit for renters
      • Discuss with owner
    • long-term renters welcome
  • Notes
    • Highchair, Booster chair and Porta Crib available Please see our links which has more activities listed and list of free programs and other amenities If you need anything, please contact us as we will only be a few miles away

activities and attractions in Homer Alaska

  • Attractions
    • botanical garden
    • churches
    • library
    • marina
    • playground
    • recreation center
    • winery tours
    • restaurants
    • health/beauty spa
    • cinemas
    • live theater
    • museums
  • Leisure Activities
    • beachcombing
    • bird watching
    • eco tourism
    • outlet shopping
    • scenic drives
    • walking
    • whale watching
    • shopping
    • sight seeing
    • boating
    • shelling
    • sledding
    • wildlife viewing
    • antiquing
    • horseback riding
  • Sports & Adventure Activities
    • deepsea fishing
    • fly fishing
    • freshwater fishing
    • hunting big game
    • hunting small game
    • ice skating
    • mountain climbing
    • mountaineering
    • paragliding
    • roller blading
    • sound/bay fishing
    • golf
    • rafting
    • kayaking
    • sailing
    • parasailing
    • wind-surfing
    • cycling
    • mountain biking
    • skiing
    • snowboarding
    • snowmobiling
    • hiking
    • fishing
    • hunting
    • rock climbing
    • basketball court

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  • owner Doug and Gloria Stuart
  • phone 907-235-2898
  • 2nd phone 907-235-2892

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vacation rental rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:

Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
May 25 2014 - Sep 7 2014
2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Sep 8 2014 - Mar 31 2015
2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Apr 1 2015 - May 24 2015
2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Refundable Cleaning Fee $100
If you need to cancel booking 60 days notice full refund minus $50
Check in at 5pm - Check out 11am
Note - 7 day rate is one day free for every 7 booked
Note - Children under three are free please don't include them in guest total
10% discount for all active members of our armed forces
Cleaning Fee refunded based on last day before you leave inspection
Tax Rate 7.5%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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traveler reviews for this homer house rental

A dream come true

Review submitted: June 10, 2014   Date of arrival: May 28, 2014

what a wonderful week we had. The house was just what we expected, clean,updated and ready for a crowd. We had breakfast with a bald eagle every morning right on the front porch. After fishing all day, the veiw was the most beautiful relaxation in the world. This was the trip of a lifetime for my family and it lived up to every expectation we had.

Recommended for: adventure seekers, families with teenagers, girls getaway, sight seeing, romantic getaway

Owners response: Dear Joann - Thank you so much for staying at our house. It was a pleasure having you all. Gloria and I would like to thank you for being such wonderful guests. We would love to see you again! The Stuarts

Helpful votes: 0 / 0


Homer party of 10

Review submitted: May 31, 2014   Date of arrival: May 18, 2014

Our family group of 10 thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this wonderful home. The house has a tri-level feel, with 3 bedrooms/1 bath downstairs, 2 bedrooms/1 bath/kitchen/dining room/living room upstairs and a quaint den down a short stairway off the living room. The house was wonderfully clean with fresh flowers when we arrived. The photos accurately reflect each room and spectacular views. Our family group ranged from 18-82 and we all congregated around the large dinning room table talking and playing board games looking out at the beautiful bay. The weather was excellent and we spent time out on the deck too. The house was perfect for a large group of 10, we had plenty of room to spread out, the den room has satellite TV w/ DVR and wide array of DVDs available,plus the house has WIFI. I was pleasantly surprised how well stocked the kitchen and house, tea, paper towels, soap laundry detergent and fabric softener. The washer/dryer are front loading and very spacious and is located up stairs. The owner Doug was very attentive and answered all emails quickly and even came by 1 day to introduce himself. Be aware that there are stairs to every level, including driveway to 1st and 2nd floor, plus stairs to the den...our mom who is 82 did slightly struggle with the stairs, but she had a bedroom on the 2nd floor so once she was up the stairs everything was great! I wholeheartedly recommend this home for families/group of any size and would definitely rent this home again.

Owners response: Thank you so much for your gracious review. Gloria and I would like to compliment you and your family for treating our home like your home! Come see us again....Doug and Gloria

Helpful votes: 0 / 0


Aleutian Maritime History ALIVE

Review submitted: February 6, 2014   Date of arrival: August 25, 2013

I met Doug and Gloria when my sister and I took an unforgettable trip on the the Alaska Marine Highway from Dutch Harbor/Unalaska to Homer. Doug was the dedicated Naturalist on board. Since the number of passengers on board was small Doug was able to give us his full attention. During this wonderful trip we discovered that Doug has a HUGE background in marine biology, marine history, marine ecology, and Aleutian history ranging from pre-historic to WWII to modern day. My sister and I were mesmerized.

When we arrived in Homer we were met by Gloria, Doug's wife. They took us to their home, now a charming B and B. We were regaled with more stories of fishing in the Homer and northern Pacific, history of the inhabitants of the Homer/Kenai region, and the best food I have ever eaten. And the views were magnificent!

If you are looking for a Homer vacation with opportunities to learn about the Aleutians, WWII, native and Russian history, well you have come to the right place. Not only will you find easy comfort with plenty of privacy, but you will come away with the best Alaska immersion experience available anywhere in Alaska.

Recommended for: adventure seekers, age 55+, families with young children, families with teenagers, girls getaway, sight seeing, tourists without a car

Owners response: Dear Jan, I remember that trip well. With folks like you my job was so easy. You were so responsive to all that segment of the Marine Highway offered! I just fill in the blanks. I'm looking forward to filling in those blanks for any of our guests who would like me to. Thanks again Doug

Helpful votes: 0 / 0


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Homer vacation rental

This vacation rental has been listed since 09/12/2013.