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Sea Star Cottage-Charming Family Get Away in Downtown Seward

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

DO NOT MAKE ANY PAYMENTS THROUGH WESTERN UNION

Built in 1920 and remodeled in 2012, Sea Star Cottage is a charming family get away in historic downtown Seward, Alaska. The cottage is ideally located within walking distance to shops, restaurants, galleries, and the Alaska SeaLife center. Marine wildlife tours and fishing charters depart from the boat harbor less than a mile away. The view from the living room is of Resurrection Bay and the mountains beyond. Behind the cottage, watch hikers make their way up the rugged Mount Marathon trail. Cottage guests will enjoy lovely views, a fully-equipped, updated kitchen, and two cozy bedrooms with restored original hardwood floors. The master bedroom is equipped with a queen bed and walk-in closet. The second bedroom has a bunk bed with a full sized lower bed and a twin on top. There is a pull-out sleeper in the living area to accommodate extra guests. A dining table seating six provides a great place to enjoy meals with a view.

Keywords: mountain and bay views, convenient location, Seward Alaska downtown, vacation rental

More Details

Owner
Christina
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2017

About Christina

Alaska has been our home for 15 years. We enjoy the mountains, the water and small town life which is why we love Seward.

Why Christina chose Seward

The Sea Star Cottage is one of Seward's original homes, built in 1920 and renovated in 2012. Seward is a place where the mountains, the water and history all come together. Sea Star allows us to share the beauty of Seward with all who visit.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much. Y’all really make this house feel like an Alaskan home. Everything is kept so nice and tidy! I just love the beach theme too!! It is easy to see that you two put a lot of effort to make this house as comfortable as possible. I will definitely recommend this house to anyone I know! Thank you again.
Jul 2012
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Map

Walking distance to downtown restaurants, coffee shops, galleries, shops, SeaLife Center, Resurrection Bay

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Seward, Alaska

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Sleeper Sofa - 2 sofa bed/futon , If needed, there is a full size sleeper sofa in living room.
    Bunk Bedroom - 3 bunk bed , The bunk bed is a full bed on bottom and a twin bed on top.
    Queen Bedroom - 1 large double bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Full-sized mattress (1), Twin-sized mattress (1), Sleeper sofa (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Sea Star Cottage-Charming Family Get Away in Downtown Seward
average rating of 4.8732395 based on 75 reviews
5

CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN CUTE COTTAGE!!!

  • 5 of 5

we thoroughly enjoyed our stay in seward in this immaculate, cute clean cottage. it is located close to downtown and the sea life aquarium. the weather was wet and rainy but we were snug and comfy. this is a great home.

  • Review Submitted: 15/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I’m glad you enjoyed your stay in spite of all the rain. Hope you can visit again.
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Wonderful Gem!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was impeccably clean, neat, comfortable and the bed, oh WOW, great sleep. There was nothing left out. Many extras in the kitchen were helpful. Location and parking were great. I would definitely recommend this little cottage to family and friends, and if ever back in the area this will be my first choice.

  • Review Submitted: 15/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you’re able to visit us again.
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Wonderful cottage in Seward, AK

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and comfortable. Great location in Seward. Cottage was supplied with all necessities. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 25/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Very nice apartment,, perfect for families

  • 5 of 5

Cosy place, well equipped kitchen, comfortable for making own meals and dining. Good location.

  • Review Submitted: 20/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great cottage

  • 5 of 5

Great location!

Very clean and tidy!

Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 30/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

A quaint little cottage in the heart of Seward. Easily walk to restaurants and most activities. Very comfortable home to live in for a few days. Owners have done a nice job of updating the place while maintaining the charm of the house. Absolutely perfect for our stay in Seward!

  • Review Submitted: 15/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates are subject to change prior to booking. Contact us for more details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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