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Kit & Phyllis Barnett

Member since: 2014
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Speaks english

Pet-friendly with Views and Close to Town.

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

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Photos and Description of the Homer vacation apartment rental

1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 4) with classic Homer views.

This apartment is on the ground level surrounded by flower gardens and views of the Kenai Mountains and Kachemak Bay. The apartment has one bedroom, a sleeping couch, and two bathrooms . . . a good set-up for a family or fishing group.

The bedroom is light and airy featuring a comfortable queen size bed and views of the mountains. The sleeping couch is very comfortable with an automatic-fill air mattress and memory foam topper.

The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking. There is an automatic coffee-maker as well as a coffee press (there will be a sample of coffee beans from a local roaster), and microwave, cookware, as well as some of the basics ingredients you will need for cooking in.

The bathrooms (both) are equipped with towels, soaps, shampoos, and lotions. A washer and dryer are available for your use.

The outside area includes garden seating from which you will enjoy the views of Kachemak Bay and the Kenai Mountains.

Close to town, guests can walk to see the attractions Homer offers. The Farmers' Market is a great option for the Saturday visitor!

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Kit & Phyllis Barnett (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Homer Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Alaska State Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Shoreline Golf
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Seward Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Cosmic Kitchen
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Baycrest Trails
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Bishop's Beach

Garden Retreat property offers easy accessibility to all the delights Homer has to offer. And Homer has so much to offer in addition to The Spit. . . year-round. The many fine restaurants are a definite must when exploring our town - a true culinary experience. There are several art galleries that offer unique, not-to-be-missed shopping opportunities with offerings from many of the local artists for which Homer is becoming famous. Old Town features new arts of both the culinary and visual kind, plus a bit of Homer history for you to absorb as you walk between the Old Town Art Gallery, the different eateries, and Bishop's Beach. There are multiple opportunities for beach walks . . . Diamond Ridge Hike ends on a beautiful and secluded beach when you might want some quiet time. At the Garden Retreat you are 100 yards away from a paved bike path that will take you through town and out to the Spit, or a vigorous walk up East Hill for some eye-popping views all the way to Mt. Augustine .


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Homer, Alaska

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 15 2016 - May 23 2017
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$133
Tax Rate 7.5%

Children 6 months of age and under stay for free.
Weekly - 7th day is free.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Homer, Alaska

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Clean and fresh with towels, soaps, and shampoo
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Same as bathroom #1!
  • Two bathrooms make for easy sharing!
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , This is in the living area
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
A vegetable garden on premise can be a source of lettuce, kale, swiss chard, and even potatoes (depending on the time of year). Red raspberries can be picked for your onsite consumption in August. Housekeeping can be available with longer stays for an additional fee.