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San Jose, California
Reviewed 18 September 2016

My visit to Homer was greatly enhanced by my stay at Crane's Rest. It felt like a home away from home. I only wish I could have stayed longer. Not only are the hosts very warm and friendly, the place was very clean, spacious and comfortable. Breakfast was different everyday and hearty. And the jaw-dropping views! Not only do you...

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you felt at home with us and we enjoyed your visit very much. We are looking forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Homer!!

San Diego, California
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

We recently spent several nights in Homer at the Cranes Rest Bed &Breakfast. While driving from the main highway to the B&B, we started to become a little concerned about how far off the "Spit" we'd be. Upon arrival at Cranes Rest however, any concerns we had quickly dissipated. Keith and Melissa welcomed us with open arms and there were...

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us and felt so welcome! We loved having you all here and if you ever get up this way again come see us!

Reviewed 14 September 2016

Hosts Melissa and Keith were exceptional. We spent our time in Homer fishing so they prepared our delicious breakfast to go. It is some distance from the hubbub of the Homer Spit and we enjoyed some solitude here.

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We enjoyed having you and Vaughn stay with us and hearing about your fishing adventures! We are so glad you were able to enjoy the peace and solitude and be able to relax for your next adventure!

Corvallis, Oregon
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Great place to stay - we stayed 3 nights. Great setting about 5 miles from "downtown" Homer; easy to find; quiet surroundings with view over water to mountains/glaciers; very hospitable and helpful hosts; arranged a helicopter flight to bear-viewing area at Lake Clark National Park for my wife - trip of a lifetime!. Bed very comfortable in clean, pleasant room;...

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We enjoyed your visit very much and loved hearing about your adventures in Homer and Lake Clark! If you ever get back up this way give us a call!

Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Had a wonderful stay, Keith and Melissa were great hosts, they provided a different cooked breakfast each day. Their home is very comfortable and has views to die for - it was very easy to relax. There is a family of cranes that visit daily. The added bonus is that Alaska Ultimate Safaris (helicopter) can pick you up from the...

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We really enjoyed having you both here with us and we are so glad you had a good time. We love it as well having the ability to have Alaska Ultimate Safaris land here in the yard to pick you up!! What a thrill it is every time it happens! We will look you...

Glass House Mountains, Australia
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Exceptional hospitality, great views, comfortable room, nothing was too much trouble, very helpful information on local activities, beautiful home cooked breakfast by Keith, different each morning. We went on an awesome bear viewing tour with Ultimate Alaskan Safaris were the helicopter picked us up from the B&B and then delivered us home at the end. Everything was 100%.

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We loved having you both here and being able to hear the tales of your adventures! If we get to Australia we will be sure to look you up, and if you ever get back this way be sure to call!

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Clean and confortable. Very friendlly owners who make you feel at home. Gorgeous views on glaciers and mountains in a very quite sourronding. We had great homemade fresh breackfast and we were so lucky to see mooses and crane sentinels in the garden. If you are planning to stay in Homer, Crane's is the best choise! Thank u Keith and...

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! It was so good to meet you and Sylvia and to learn more about Italy. We really enjoyed visiting with you both and if you make it back this way again be sure to give us a call!

Reviewed 6 August 2016

Keith and Melissa are great. The place is spacious are tasteful furnished. Though it is a bit further from the activities, that what we are looking for; a secluded place that you can rest and relax. Breakfast are excellent! Don't miss it!

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We are so glad you had a good visit with us here in Homer! We are a bit out of town but as you know the view is worth it! We would love to welcome you back if you are ever in town again!

Lexington, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The view is magnificent; the rooms are comfortable; the food is delightful. I have stayed in many, many B&Bs and this one is at the top of my list. Melissa and Keith are perfects hosts. They balance wonderful conversation with respect for their guests' privacy.

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review Nancy. We enjoyed having you and Susan stay with us during your time in Homer. If you ever get back this way we would love to see you again!

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at the Crane's Rest in the Ptarmigan room during our Alaska vacation. Our time there was the most relaxing, peaceful, and enjoyable three days of our entire month in Alaska. Not to mention, the best value of all our different places we stayed. We have Keith and Melissa to thank for that as they provided us...

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19Keith60, Owner at Crane's Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We enjoyed having you and your husband here at the Cranes Rest with us and are so happy that you had a good time during your visit with us. We are so glad as well that the cranes showed up for you. The little ones are getting their feathers and it will...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have been open since 2009 and love getting to know our guests from all over the world. There are 3 guest rooms (downstairs) with private entrances and bathrooms and, new in 2011, we offer a 2-bedroom suite (upstairs) with its own bath that will be great for families. We are open year round and offer reduced pricing in the Winter so check us out on the Web or on Facebook for more information! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crane's Rest B&B

Address: 39720 Sibson Dr, Homer, AK 99603-9537
Region: United States > Alaska > Homer
Price Range: €100 - €144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Crane's Rest B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms seem to be good.”
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“Quiet, peaceful, Beautiful view! Close to everything...”
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“Don't hide away in your room or you will miss the family feel of this homey Homer setting.”
 of 5 bubbles Mahc50, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“A little ways out of town so don't give up as it takes a little time to get there.”
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“The Crane Room on the first floor was PERFECT! Quiet, VERY comfortable, and first floor access.”
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