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A Cottage on the Bay

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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Seward, Alaska
Enjoy the view of Resurrection Bay from this charming 3-bedroom, 2 story cottage. Look for Orcas. sea otters, sea lions, harbor seals and humpback whales as you walk the beach or while enjoying your breakfast from the deck. If you enjoy birding, keep an eye out for Bald Eagles, cormorants, great blue herons, harlequin ducks and a large variety of sea and forest birds. We have rods and reels available for fishers out to catch that pink, red, silver or king salmon.
The cottage is within easy walking distance of fishing charters, kayaking and water taxi service. Lowell Point State Recreation area is about 3/4's of a mile away.
The 3 bedrooms have 2 twin beds each that can be configured as king beds. There are also 2 twin hide-a-beds and a queen futon. The cottage can sleep up to 10 comfortably. Pots and pans, dishes, tableware, and...
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Listing #FKN2499177
About the Owner
Susan L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
Interaction with guests
This cottage is located at 13710 Beach Dr, Lowell Point, Alaska. The doors will be unlocked on your arrival and the key code is found in the information binder on the kitchen table. I live next door and am as visible or invisible as you need me to be. Resurrection Bay is the playground of Alaska. Fishing charters and kayak trips, as well as water taxi service, is within walking distance. Fishing rods and reels are available in the cottage. You will need an Alaskan Fishing License which is available within walking distance. We are about 4 miles south of the Seward Boat Harbor. Boat tours and fishing charters are available at the harbor, as well several restaurants.
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Maybe it was Sue, who went out of her way to help us and treat us like family. Maybe it was her 2 dogs and cat, who my family could not get enough of. Maybe it was the cottage that was just perfect (clean, comfortable...More

Thank Jeffrey G
Happiness546077, VR Owner at A Cottage on the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you Jeff for your kind words. I look forward to having your family stay with us in the future.

Reviewed 28 June 2018

On our first morning at Sue’s, I was seated at the dining table drinking coffee and taking in the stunning view out the window. Suddenly, right out in front of the cottage, I saw a whale blow, then breach. What a welcome to the beautiful...More

1  Thank Candace M
Management response:Responded 1 July 2018

THank you for your kind words. We hope that you will be able to stay with us again. Sue

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We spent 3 nights at this cottage and can't tell you how much we enjoyed our stay. Susan is a superb host, she never get tired of ensuring we have all we needed, and she will check with you before your arrival on the bedding...More

Thank ileck
Management response:Responded 31 May 2018

THank you for your kind words. You and your family are always welcome in our home.

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    8 Twins
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All rates are based on 6 guests. Children 10 and under stay free! Payment by Cash and Check on arrival if you don't use this booking service.
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About the neighbourhood
A Cottage on the Bay is at 13710 Beach Dr at Lowell Point, about 1/2 way between The Silver Derby Campground and Miller's Landing. The street name was generated a few years ago so old maps may show it as Deacon Subdivision Rd. Many GPS programs do not show this street on their maps yet ;-) Please follow the directions as written on your confirmation.
The cottage is right on the shore. It is not uncommon to see bald eagles, Stellar sea lions, sea otters and seals right from the deck. A variety of seabirds can also be seen.
Getting around
There is no public transportation to Lowell Point but most cab companies will come and pick you up. If you are going on an early morning charter or tour of Kenai Fjords National Park and don't want to drive yourselves, we recommend that you make an appointment with one of the local taxi companies for pick-up before and after your activity. Cab numbers are available at the cottage.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Ted Williams International Airport, Anchorage, AK: 225.0 km
Railway: Alaska Railroad in Seward: 6.4 km
Ferry: Whittier, AK: 145.0 km
Directions to the property: Travel south on the Seward Highway from Anchorage. In Seward the highway changes to 3rd Avenue. Continue to the end of the road. Turn right onto Railway Ave/Lowell Point Road and continue south for about 3 miles. Turn left into The Silver Derby Campground. You will be driving through the campground. Turn right onto Beach Dr. at the water. The cottage is about 800' south on the left (water side) at 13710 Beach Drive.
If you miss the turn into The Silver Derby Campground, no worries, continue on Lowell Point Rd. to Miller's Landing. Turn left onto Beach Drive. The cottage is about 800' on the right (water side). Bentley & Hobo will be ready to greet you.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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