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Roxanne Farmer

Member since: 2015
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Speaks english

Brand New! Lake Front Rental With Mountain Views

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Nelchina vacation cabin rental

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 5

Constructed in the fall of 2014, this lake front property rental is located off the Glenn Highway, nestled in the small community of Nelchina, on Schooner Lake (approx 45 miles from Glennallen). Offering spectacular views of the Chugach Mountains, it makes the perfect place for vacationing, weekend getaways, and/or a weekly/monthly rental. Although only one bedroom, this place offers a spacious 800 sq. feet of living space on one story. Even with a King sized bed, the large bedroom features a closet and a convenient built in washer/dryer with room to spare! South facing windows allow a view from every room (except bathroom) to capitalize on all the natural sunlight and lake/mountain views. Enjoy a private bathroom with a shower/tub combo, vanity, and toilet. Further down the hall a full sized kitchen with maple cabinets opens to the living room. Kitchen includes a microwave, refrigerator, oven, and dishwasher. Plenty of cupboard space for groceries and supplies. To access the apartment, enter through a nice custom wood entry ideal for hanging gear and with enough floor space for extra guests. Please note that this place can accommodate 2-4 people comfortably. For additional guests please contact owners.

Schooner Lake is a host to an abundant source of wildlife including migrating birds (swans, ducks, loons, eagles, etc.) and the occasional moose, bear, coyote, fox, muskrat, beaver, and caribou. Enjoy direct access to this lake for canoeing, swimming, frog catching, bird/wildlife watching, cross country skiing, and snow-machining among other things . Also, if your adventurous, a short hike around the lake provides a spectacular view overlooking the Nelchina River from on top of the bluff.

Other Onsite Amenities Include:

A "natural" sand box for children to play, access to host families swing set, and use of a fire-pit.

Location:

Centrally located between Valdez and Anchorage. Great home base to travel from and return to after daily excursions.

Activities:

Ideal for hiking, fishing, camping, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, snow-machining, 4-wheeling, biking, berry picking (blueberries, cranberries, crow berries, etc.), canoeing.

Nearby Hiking Trails: Slide Mountain (2 minutes drive-Ideal for fossil hunting), Gunsight (20 minute drive), and Sheep Mountain (30 minutes drive).

Other Close Places:

Eureka Trail System, about 15 minute drive, for those who snow-machine or 4-wheeler.

Lake Louise, about 40 minute drive, for lake trout fishing and restaurants (closer options for fishing available too).

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Roxanne Farmer (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english

Location

Nearest Barpub
15 Miles
Eureka Lodge
Nearest Restaurant
15 Miles
Eureka Lodge / Mendeltna Creek Lodge
Car: necessary

Our vacation rental is conveniently located within a short driving distance to many areas/activities, including:

Small convenience store, "Grizzly Country," within 5 miles.

Mendeltna Community Chapel (nondenominational), within 10 miles.

Matanuska Glacier Access, approximately 43 miles.

Sheep Mountain hiking trails, approximately 25 miles.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Nelchina, Alaska

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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1 night minimum stay
C$198
C$1,190
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Minimum stay: 1 Night during the week days, 2 Nights on the weekends

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Nelchina

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • King sized bed, full closet and dresser bureau. Plenty of floor space for extra guests (contact owner for extra bedding options).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming