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    Renfro's Lakeside Retreat

    27177 Seward Hwy, Seward, AK 99664
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    Overview
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    “kenai lake” (23 reviews)
    “paddle boats” (17 reviews)
    “fire pit” (28 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Gary the owner was so helpful and kind and considerate. Gave us great information about where to hike, what to do, etc. Campground exceptionally lovely. Very nice restrooms and shower and even laundry area. Views from campground gorgeous and everything kept so attractive. Cabins near...More

    Thank virginias729
    Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the complements! I am pleased you found The Retreat enjoyable! We do our very best to keep the area clean and attractive - I appreciate you noticing. You cannot beat those views whether you are down at the lake or in the...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    What more can you ask for? We had a lakeside cabin with a very nice view. A nicely set table greeted us. It contained a fully equipped kitchen and all the amenities you need. Private parking alongside your cabin. Laundry facilities onsite. A covered porch...More

    Thank elidu1
    Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for the review of The Retreat! I appreciate you noticing the details - not only in the cabins but also on the property. The fully equipped kitchen, private parking, laundry facilities, covered porches, nicely spaced and an exceptional value are all...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    A great welcome and a wonderfully quiet spot not far from Seward. We loved the dump stations in the middle of the flowerbeds! If the weather had been better we would have used the kayaks - so we'll have to come back.More

    Thank switzerland188107
    Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    That is a great reason for coming back - didn't get to enjoy all of the amenities because of the weather! I am glad you enjoyed your stay despite the weather and I do not think I have had anyone mention the dump stations and...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    This place may be more known for its cabin rentals, but they also have a small RV park which holds about 10 RVs near the front of the property. The cabins are closer to the lake, which is a short walk from the RV section....More

    Thank IslandJackCharlotte
    Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    I will take that complement - one of the best RV camps we visited in the two weeks we were in Alaska! I am pleased you were able to say that about The Retreat and you had a pleasant experience here. If you are ever...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017

    One of our favorite places to stay. The cabin was inviting, clean and meticulous. We were able to use the free kayaks and loved that we could sit out on our porch and look out on the lake. Beautiful place to stay which I would...More

    Thank sunnydasz
    Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    As an owner that is one of the best complements I can have as we strive for a very clean environment here. Of course it is just one aspect of what makes us stand out above our competition. I am glad you would recommend us...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$111 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Seward
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    • Renfro's Lakeside Retreat Seward, Alaska
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    Jacqueline_Cheung
    3 July 2016|
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    Response from Gary G | Property representative |
    Thank you for your recent inquiry. We are 20 miles to the North of Seward where the Cruise Ship Terminal is located. Thank you, Gary
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    Snowstryder
    11 May 2016|
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    Response from Gary G | Property representative |
    Thank you for your recent inquiry. Unfortunately we are not wheelchair accessible in the cabins. Thank you for your question!
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    Yve S
    12 June 2015|
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    Response from Gary G | Property representative |
    Thank you for your recent inquiry. Yes, all our cabins are equipped with running water, electricity and individual bathrooms in your cabin that include a shower. Many also enjoy on demand hot water systems so you never run... More
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    "Spend the little extra for a lakeside cabin"
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    "Lakeside cabins cannot be beat!!!!!"
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    "Cabins on the water are a must- the view can't be beat!"
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    "cabins on the lake are ridiculous cool.. stayed in #2."
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