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Homer Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Homer Travel Guide

Visit this charming Alaskan town. Homer, population 5,000, sits in southern Alaska, along the Kachemak Bay. The streets of this quaint town are lined with seafood shops, and the local people are welcoming and open to anyone.

Things to Do in Homer

Alaska is full of unique wildlife. Go halibut fishing in the bay or watch for grizzly bears in Lake Clark National Park. Explore the end of the world at the Homer Spit, a road that becomes more and more rural until it meets the sea. With hiking, local breweries, and farmers markets to round out the list of things to do, you can be sure that your trip to Homer will be unique.

Best Time to Visit Homer

Alaska is known for the harshest of harsh winters. Avoid the extreme temperatures by visiting Homer between May and September.

Cabins in Homer

The town of Homer Alaska is well-known for its spectacular views, some of which can be seen from the many vacation rentals in the area. Homer is hotspot for outdoor enthusiasts, who tend to fall in love with the panoramic views of the surrounding area. The town is located on the Kenai Peninsula, and in the downtown area is an array of art galleries and restaurants, plus Homer cabin rentals close to all the action.

A stay in Homer would not be complete without a trip to Lake Clark National Park, to see bears in their natural environment as well as breathtaking views. Hiking is also a popular activity, and there are over 80 miles of hiking trails in the Kachemak Bay State Park, the favorite one running the length of the entire Homer Spit, overlooking the Kachemak Bay.

Rentals in Homer are plentiful and varied, and my guest opt for a log cabin with a full kitchen or BBQ grill. No matter where you decide to stay in Home AK, you're sure to have a great time.

Price and Availability in Homer

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Homer is in June, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Homer is in the high season in July. Homer has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Homer tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Homer tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Homer

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Homer. The hottest month in Homer is May, when temperatures peak at 75 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 1 ˚F. The wettest month in Homer is December with 4.49 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.58 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Homer

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Glamping Hub and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 925 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Homer ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Homer is available at $20 per night. A typical accommodation in Homer costs on average $200 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Homer, then you can choose from over 434 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 56 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 20 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Homer by car, be sure to choose from 444 accommodations that provide parking.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 120 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In Homer AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 323 places to stay from Airbnb, 18 accommodations from VRBO and 18 places to stay from Glamping Hub.

578 of our accommodations in Homer have been reviewed and rated. 67% are rated excellent or good. 309 places to stay in are instantly bookable.