Join your host, Pat for a pleasant stay in one of the finest bed and breakfasts in Homer, Alaska – The Spyglass Inn.
Pat will show you to your room, furnished with quilts she made herself during the long winters in Alaska. She’ll tell you all the bed and breakfast rules (no smoking inside, no pets) and will ask you about your personal food preferences so that she can treat you to a spectacular breakfast.
She will also help you find what you’re looking for from your lodging in Homer. Whether you’re looking to explore the beautiful Alaskan the scenery, take in the wildlife, embark on a fishing or sightseeing tour, or get local suggestions on things to do and places to eat your lunch or evening meal, Pat will be more than happy to help you out. If you’re a nature buff or love fishing, you’re in for a treat! Homer is the halibut fishing capital of the world, and the Homer area is absolutely gorgeous.
We have an unobstructed view of Kachemak Bay and the Glaciers on the southern shore and to be on the “Bench” where Spring arrives 3 weeks (or more) earlier than the higher elevations….and that’s exactly what we have at Crane’s Rest. Our 62 foot deck has protected inset patios at both ends where you can have your morning coffee, visit with your hosts and/or other guests and watch the wildlife or just enjoy the view of the bay. In recent years we have had at least one cow moose with her calves in the area around Memorial Day as well as a nesting pair of Sand Hill Cranes that bring their colts to our yard to feed.
We offer a hearty full breakfast at 8:00 am, and for all you early risers we have coffee available at 7:00 am. Our dining room and kitchen are located on the second floor along with our 62 foot deck to give you breathtaking views of Kachemak Bay and Grewingk Glacier. If you are leaving early to go on a excursion let us know the day before and we will prepare a to go breakfast for you that can be heated up in the microwave. All rooms are non smoking but smoking is allowed outside
If you have questions about what to do or see while you are in the area, please feel free to email or call and we’ll do our best to get you the information that you need. We look forward to getting to know all of ours guest at Cranes Rest B&B
Whether it’s the big Alaska Halibut or salmon you are looking for, or maybe one of our many outdoor activities and tours, you have come to the right spot. Central Charters & Tours is the “The center of it all on the Homer Spit”, and we want to be your guide as you experience the beauty and thrill of Alaska.
We provide fishing charters out of Homer for some of the biggest fish on earth, the “Barn Door Halibut”, as well as for salmon, lingcod and several species of rockfish. We offer Daily Kachemak Bay wildlife tours, tours to historic Seldovia, Bear viewing in Katmai National Park or Lake Clark National Park, Sailing Tours, Kayaking and more.
Alaska Marine Expeditions offers access to some of the world’s most remote waters and coastlines. Custom design a research, exploration, or observation based charter in any region of the state from Southeast’s Inside Passage to Northern Alaska’s Bering Straits. Travel and live aboard the custom designed 72′ Pukuk, a vessel unrivaled in safety, comfort , and capability. With an ideal boat, an experienced and qualified captain, and the freedom to design your own trip, Alaska Marine Expeditions is your gateway to this remarkable part of the world.
Amid Alaska’s Playground, the Kenai Peninsula, Soldotna artist/host Sandra Sterling has operated the artful and immaculate Sterling Needle Bed and Breakfast since 1999. Featuring home cooking and handmade quilts on every bed, your hostess can teach you how to catch a salmon, fillet it out, and bbq grill it on the expansive back deck. Smiling faces grace your stay surrounded by installation art, and a purring cat on your lap can cap the end to a perfect day in Alaska. Available on Airbnb, or call 907-262-3506 for more information, or view at www.sterlingneedle.com.
Kenai River Suites is located in the Heart of Soldotna! Not only do you have your very own private riverfront fishing & lodging but we are walking distance to shopping, restaurants & the beautiful Soldotna Creek Park.
There are 9 two bedroom suites boasting a beautiful one bedroom ultimate Honeymoon Suite. This room has a Jacuzzi tub for two right in the bedroom with french doors so you can lay in bed & look out at the gorgeous Glacier fed Kenai River. All units have a full kitchen with everything you need & a nice cozy living area to relax in after a long day fishing or
exploring the Peninsula!
Do you want to go out on a fishing charter? A fly out? A glacier dog sled trip? Maybe a Kenai Fjords trip while the guys are catching those Red Salmon or out on a Halibut Charter out of Ninilchik or Homer?
Alaska Fishing and lodging at King Salmondeaux Lodge in Soldotna Alaska, where Southern & Alaskan hospitality meet. King Salmondeaux Lodge is committed to providing you the most memorable fishing Alaska trip of your life.
?King Salmondeaux Lodge is a fisherman’s dream come true. Located at mile 26.5 of the world famous Kenai river, and featuring over 700 feet of prime river frontage, this is the place where world records are set. The lodge currently consists of 5 beautiful riverside cabins, four roadside cabins & introducing 2 new deluxe cabins in 2017! The deluxe & the riverside cabins are on the banks of the beautiful glacier fed Kenai River and the road side cabins are 100 yards from the riverside cabins.
Once you arrive, you won’t want to leave this hidden gem. We are far enough from town that you feel like you are in your own private paradise… but yet close enough to run in for supplies or make easy day trips to Homer, Cooper Landing or Seward. Even better, let us customize your trip for you with excursions & meal plans.
From Riverfront Luxury Townhomes and Executive Forest View Chalets to our Deluxe Chalets in the Trees, Cozy Cabins or even Rustic Bungalows, We’ve spared no effort to make sure your say is as comfortable as possible after a long day of fighting our great Alaskan fish species.
We can support several guests at a time and offer spa services and exercise equipment to help you unravel.
Once you’ve experienced our lodging, you’ll come back again and again. Don’t forget, we also offer meeting space if you feel the need to combine business and pleasure!
Each log cabin can accommodate four to six adults. Our cabins offer a quiet and private country setting! Just ‘down the road’ from fish processors and shippers. Usually beginning in late summer and through fall, we are located on a natural route where the local Kenai River Caribou herd passes by our property Moose cows and their calves are an ‘everyday’ sight.
Private bathrooms with shower
Kitchens featuring electric stovetop, refrigerator, microwave, countertop and roaster oven
Barbecue grills on covered porch deck
Coin operated laundry
Daily maid service
Fish cleaning tables for processing you fresh catch!
Fire pit for evening socializing and fish stories
Great memories and plenty of new friends!
Our cabins are smoke-free and pets are not allowed. Designated smoking areas are available