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The River House - Private 1.6 acre Upper Kenai Riverfront Home - Cooper Landing

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 215 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

The house is located a five hundred yards upriver on the opposite bank from the Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge, just above the famous Upper River rapids. The living set up is ideal for a romantic couple, a family of 6 or 4-5 friends. Moose, bear, bald eagles, beavers, goats and mountain sheep are commonly seen from the property. Outside there are plentiful wild raspberries in late summer, an outdoor sauna and wade fishing for Rainbows and Dollies.

Wildlife viewing from the property in May can be fantastic before the river opens for fishing. Bald eagles frequently hunt from the trees in the backyard during the early season. The fly fishing for trophy rainbow trout and Dolly Varden on the upper river is tremendous between July and late October. In late September and October silver salmon begin to spawn in the river behind the house.

The fall season in Cooper Landing is arguably the most beautiful time of the year. As the summer season comes to an end the rainbow trout and silver salmon fishing is at its peak as the deciduous trees turn bright yellow and orange.

The Kenai River is open for fishing between June 11th and May 1st. The ADF&G website is a great source of information on the latest fishing regulations.

Please checkout the video walkthrough and additional pictures on our facebook page below.

Google Earth Coordinates - 60°29'12.69'N 149°50'48.56'W (Russian River 5 miles), (Quartz Creek 5 miles), (Bing’s Landing 33 miles), (Seward 49 miles), (Anchorage 95 miles)

The River House can be rented with the Bear Den (VRBO #394863) if you party exceeds six.

Keywords: The River House, riverfront, fly fishing, river front, rainbow, trout, birding, photography, BBQ, eagles, salmon, privacy, Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge.

More Details

Owner
Ryan and Robin
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Cooper Landing, Alaska

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 215 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Master Bath with oversized oval tub
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bathroom for downstairs bedroom
  • Upgraded to larger Bosch on demand hotwater heater in 2015.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Loft - 2 twin/ single , Upstairs - Connected by King mattress kit.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Upstairs with a private 250 sq.ft. deck looking upriver
    Downstairs bedroom - 1 queen , Carpeted downstairs bedroom with private bath
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The owner does not live onsite. Chest freezer and coolers available for guest use in laundry room.

Location

Nearest Airport
98 Miles
Ted Stevens International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.2 Miles
Sacketts
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Russian River Ferry
Nearest Golf
43 Miles
Birch Ridge Golf Course
Nearest Train
65 Miles
Whittier
Nearest Motorway
Sterling Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Miles
Sacketts
Nearest Ski
67.5 Miles
Aleyska Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
47 Miles
Seward
Car: necessary

The property is 49 miles from Seward, 120 miles from Homer and 65 miles from Whittier. The Russian River and mouth or Quartz creek are both 5 miles from the property.

The home sits on the Southside of the Kenai River on one of the few low bank frontage lots in Cooper Landing at the beginning of the drift only corridor of the Upper Kenai.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Cooper Landing, Alaska

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
July 1 Discounted
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 1 2017
1 night minimum stay
C$577
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$34 per night, per additional guest
 
July 9 Discounted
Jul 9 2017 - Jul 9 2017
1 night minimum stay
C$577
 
 
2017 Week 18
Jul 17 2017 - Jul 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$665
 
 
July 23 Discounted
Jul 23 2017 - Jul 23 2017
1 night minimum stay
C$577
 
 
2017 Weeks 23-24
Aug 24 2017 - Aug 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$665
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$34 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Weeks 25-26
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$650
C$4,188
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$34 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Week 27
Sep 17 2017 - Sep 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$563
C$3,625
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$34 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Week 28
Sep 23 2017 - Sep 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$486
C$3,133
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$34 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Week 29-30
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$425
C$2,737
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$34 per night, per additional guest
 
May 11-17, 2018
May 11 2018 - May 17 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$396
C$2,636
 
 
May 18-24, 2018
May 18 2018 - May 24 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$424
C$2,818
 
 
May 25-31, 2018
May 25 2018 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$465
C$3,090
 
 
Jun 1-7, 2018
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$574
C$3,817
 
 
Jun 8-17, 2018
Jun 8 2018 - Jun 17 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$653
C$4,344
 
 
Jun 18-29, 2018
Jun 18 2018 - Jun 29 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$738
C$4,880
 
 
Jun 30-Aug 3, 2018
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$760
C$5,052
 
 
Aug 4-19, 2018
Aug 4 2018 - Aug 19 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$717
C$4,862
 
 
Aug 20-Sep 8, 2018
Aug 20 2018 - Sep 8 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$672
C$4,471
 
 
Sep 16-22, 2018
Sep 16 2018 - Sep 22 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$519
C$3,453
 
 
Sep 23-29, 2018
Sep 23 2018 - Sep 29 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$451
C$2,999
 
 
Sep 30-Oct 13, 2018
Sep 30 2018 - Oct 13 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$410
C$2,726
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
C$713
C$4,742
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$55 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$170.81
Tax Rate 3.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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