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The Gathering Place Cabin #1, beach access, private deck, kitchenette

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Have you been dreaming of that perfect Alaskan experience? Look no further--this is the answer. The Gathering Place, situated on 160 acres looking out over Lutak Inlet, has one of the most spectacular views in all of Alaska. Watch for humpback whales, sea lions, seals, porpoise, killer whales, eagles, and more right from your front porch as you enjoy your morning coffee or evening nightcap. Truly a piece of heaven most vacationers never get to experience. We are just 3 miles from the Alaska Marine Highway terminal, 7 miles from downtown Haines, and only a mile from the famous Chilkoot River, one of the most popular sites for fishing, bear viewing, and watching eagles. In the evening head to town for a wonderful dinner at one of our great local restaurants or prepare your own meal in...Have you been dreaming of that perfect Alaskan experience? Look no further--this is the answer. The Gathering Place, situated on 160 acres looking out over Lutak Inlet, has one of the most spectacular views in all of Alaska. Watch for humpback whales, sea lions, seals, porpoise, killer whales, eagles, and more right from your front porch as you enjoy your morning coffee or evening nightcap. Truly a piece of heaven most vacationers never get to experience. We are just 3 miles from the Alaska Marine Highway terminal, 7 miles from downtown Haines, and only a mile from the famous Chilkoot River, one of the most popular sites for fishing, bear viewing, and watching eagles. In the evening head to town for a wonderful dinner at one of our great local restaurants or prepare your own meal in your cabin or on the fire pit just outside your door. Cabins #1 and #2 are fully furnished, each with a private bath, one bedroom with a queen bed, a sleeping loft accessed by a ladder with a full bed and twin bed, living room with pull-out couch, and a kitchenette, plus a private deck overlooking the water. TV with DVD's, limited wi-fi and cell service. Each cabin sleeps 4. Children under 10 not allowed in the loft. The loft is not suitable for persons with mobility issues No pets More
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About the Owner
Randa S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
Cheri, the owner, lives on site and is available as needed.
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Reviewed 23 May 2019

Just love this place for so many reasons. Cheri and Frank are wonderful hosts. Any questions can be taken to them and they go out of their way to make sure you are comfortable and happy. The cabins are perfect for family. There is a...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Terry S
RandaS162, VR Owner at The Gathering Place Cabin #1, beach access, private deck, kitchenette, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2019

So glad you enjoyed the cabins, serenity, and view! Love to have you as a repeat guest!

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We stayed here for 2 nights. We enjoyed having the kitchenette and the proximity to wildlife. The view over the water was beautiful at night with the stars and the mountains. We watched an old movie on the DVD player that was provided when we...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Nancy B
RandaS162, VR Owner at The Gathering Place Cabin #1, beach access, private deck, kitchenette, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

So glad you enjoyed the old movies and the view from the deck!

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Very scenic overlooking water and beautiful hand made cabin that was very clean. Kitchen and loft were great. Saw bear at lake close by.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Keriout
RandaS162, VR Owner at The Gathering Place Cabin #1, beach access, private deck, kitchenette, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

So glad you got to see a bear!

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Great cabin. Had beautiful views. Had everything we needed for a fair price. Our family really enjoyed our time there and would highly recommend this rental.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank jtham123
RandaS162, VR Owner at The Gathering Place Cabin #1, beach access, private deck, kitchenette, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

So glad you enjoyed the views!

Reviewed 5 September 2018

We rented two cabins during a family reunion in Haines. All seven of us were absolutely delighted with our stay. The cabins are comfortable, cozy and had everything we needed, including coffee! We all loved hanging out on the decks and enjoying the gorgeous view....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Helena F
RandaS162, VR Owner at The Gathering Place Cabin #1, beach access, private deck, kitchenette, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

So glad you enjoyed staying here during your family reunion. Hope to see you again!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Staffed Property
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Water Views
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Waterfront
Parking
Microwave
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Deck
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Does this rental provide access to a beach?YesNoUnsure
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Located only a mile from the famous Chilkoot River.
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