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Above the Bay

Front of house with outside dining and grill. More outside dining furniture and seating available.
1 of 23Front of house with outside dining and grill. More outside dining furniture and seating available.
Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Homer, Alaska
Above The Bay Is Located On The Hillside Overlooking Kachemak Bay, The Kenai Mountains, The Homer Spit, And The Harding Glacier Ice Field – Beautiful, Blue Glaciers Spilling Out Over The Mountains Make For A Spectacular View. Sunrise And Sunset Color The Sky, Mountain Sides, And Clouds Creating Breathtaking Views That Change Daily And Are Awe Inspiring Each Time.

The House Is Easily Accessed And Conveniently Located About 5 Minutes From Downtown Homer, 15 Minutes To The Homer Airport And A Few More Minutes Brings You To The Homer Harbor And The Shops And Beaches On The Homer Spit.

With About 2300 Square Feet Of Living Space And An Open Floor Plan, The House Accommodates Groups Comfortably. The Main Floor Has Plenty Of Seating Space And Is Open To The Bay View From The Dining Room, Kitchen, And Living Room Areas. Three Of The Five B...
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Listing #FKN6943904
About the Owner
Patty S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
Interaction with guests
There is a key lock box for access on arrival. I am available during your stay to assist with any questions or issues and also happy provide suggestions for restaurants and activities. There are brochures and information about the area provided in the house as well. I harvest strawberries, rhubarb, and raspberries in season and happily share in the harvest with you if you like. Mint and chives are available for picking, and leaf lettuce (if not already eaten by the moose!)
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Booked this property for 7 nights. We couldn't have found a better place to rent. House was every thing advertised and much more. The kitchen was one of the best supplied kitchen I've seen. The view was beautiful. I would recommend this property to all....More

Thank Sunshine753869
Patricia S, VR Owner at Above the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Ron, thank you for your review. I'm happy that my place exceeded your expectations and that your stay was a pleasant one! I am always continuing to improve my property to increase the experience of beauty, comfort, and convenience. I'm looking forward to your next...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

The views from the front windows and deck of this home cannot be beat. Bring out a book and cup of coffee in the morning for some warm sunshine and views of the water and mountains not to mention a beautiful garden. The home itself...More

Thank Madeline K
Patricia S, VR Owner at Above the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for your informative review and for choosing my place! I'm pleased the amenities, surroundings, location, living space, and views were enjoyable and met your needs. My goal is that a stay at Above the Bay becomes part of the destination experience in visiting...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

The 6 of us had a great stay at this house, complete with beautiful landscaping, a yard, and a deck perfect for sitting in a chair and enjoying morning coffee.

Thank Susan K
Patricia S, VR Owner at Above the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks so much for the review and for choosing my place Sue -- so glad that you enjoyed your stay. Yes! Morning coffee on the deck enjoying the view and the gardens is a favorite for me too - so relaxing.

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(5)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    3 Twins
    5 Queens
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About the neighbourhood
Above the Bay is located in a quiet residential neighborhood with seven homes. The street is not a thoroughfare and is easily accessible to the main hillside street that leads to town or up to the ridge above town for scenic views and locations.
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Homer has a local airport about 10 minutes from the house -- car rentals are available. If flying to Anchorage, the drive to Homer takes about 4 hours straight through, although sightseeing along the way is recommended -- beautiful!
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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