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Above the Bay

Front of house with outside dining and grill. More outside dining furniture and seating available.
3 reviews
Front of house with outside dining and grill. More outside dining furniture and seating available.
Large yard provides many spots to enjoy the gardens and the view
View of the Bay and mountains, glaciers from the house
Above the Bay is located above the town overlooking Kachemak Bay
Main area view
Dining area with fireplace and view of the Bay
access to upstairs and downstairs bedrooms/bathrooms off the dining area
Dining area and breakfast bar seats 12 total
Large kitchen provides plenty of room for preparing meals and gathering
Main floor full bath, located next to main floor bedroom
Main floor bathroom with roomy shower space, located next to main floor bedroom.
Upstairs full bath, located between two bedrooms.
Upstairs bedroom with garden view
Downstairs bedroom with garden view
Downstairs half bath, located between two bedrooms.
Back garden in early summer
Garden area view
Moon over Kachemak Bay viewed from the house. Moonscapes vary during the year, always awesome!
Mamma and baby moose in the yard -- frequent visitors
Side yard garden, lawn, and fire pit overlooking Kachemak Bay
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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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About the Owner, Patty S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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 2 October 2017 for a stay in July 2017

What a wonderful home. Took my family of 6 (3 adult children and daughter in law) to Alaska on a fishing trip. We caught Halibut and Salmon. The home was fully stocked with anything you needed to cook or wash. Beds were comfy lots of room for sitting around. Loved the fire pit, the bay view was breath taking. Patty...

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Amazing place to stay can't say enough about this place. 6 of us stayed for my fathers birthday and absolutely loved it. We say amazing wildlife and had awesome views. The house was clean and well equipped. The yard was awesome with raspberry,herbs,and more. Patty was also amazing to deal with and quite helpful. I recommend staying here to all....

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Thank you for the review. So glad you enjoyed your stay and that my place helped make the birthday gift to your father a success! It was a pleasure to meet all of you and welcome you to my home.


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Reviewed 26 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time out to review your stay. I'm very pleased that you and your family enjoyed my home, gardens, and accommodations, and I appreciate your in-depth and enthusiastic review! Glad to hear moose were visiting during your stay. I was delighted to have Sandhill Cranes in the yard as well in May - visiting...


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  • 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
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    5 Kings
    3 Twins
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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.
Car advised
How to get there
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!
Activities nearby
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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