Sterling, AK Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Sterling

  • NEW! Sterling Cabin w/ Deck, Walk to Kenai River!
     2br Cottage
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $438
  • Sterling Adventure Log Cabin on Kenai River!
     Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $151
  • Pet-friendly Sterling Cabin w/ Kenai River View!
     Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $151
  • Pet-Friendly Log Cabin w/ Fire Pit on Kenai River!
     Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $151
  • Sterling Wildlife Retreat
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $170
  • Cabin Close to Kenai River - Fishing Cabin for 4-6
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $254
  • Moose River Cabin and RV Rental’s
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $107
  • Kenai Peace of Mind
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $251

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Sterling Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • Cabin six
     3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $225
  • Main Lodge
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $226

Sterling Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Moosekovich Lodge 2BR guest apt
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $237
  • Frenchy's Kenai River Escape - Entire Cabin
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $226
  • The Rustic Downs
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $356
  • Beautiful RV on the bank of the Kenai River.
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $226

Sterling Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Rustic Cabin
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $170
  • Rustic Kenai River Fishermans cabin
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $254
  • Serenity Cabin
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $90
  • Sterling Adventure Log Cabin on Kenai River!
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $138

Sterling, Alaska Travel Guide

Looking for a place to fish and enjoy a relaxing vacation? Then search no further. The area of land known as Sterling is just perfect for tourists looking for thrill and excitement while on their vacation. Located in the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Sterling holds a permanent population of over 6,000 people. With all there is to do here, there is truly no boring moment for you and your loved ones. Explore the beautiful rivers, mountains, wildlife, and scenic vistas that will make your stay worthwhile.

Things to Do in Sterling, Alaska

Be among the lucky cowboys of the popular Kenai River during your stay in this great city. The Kenai River, which is popularly known for its highly cherished fishing activities, should definitely be at the top of your next itinerary. When it comes to the town’s recreational activities, the guides are extremely friendly and wonderful. Row through the Kenai River up to the Kasilof. Feel free to play all kinds of water sports, hop on a boat tour, and try your hand at other outdoor activities with family and friends.

Alaska Drift Away Fishing also offers exactly what you may be looking for in your Alaska vacation. Fishing for world-renowned salmon on the wide Kenai River is a great way to spend an afternoon with family and friends. You can also hire a paddle boat or two and row your way to the land of fishes. The shores of this river are also great for outdoor activities.

Sterling is about fishing, fishing, and more fishing. This is because of the large body of water it is blessed with. However, far from all this water is the Kenai Peninsula. The large area of land projecting towards a body of water is popularly known for its strategic position and glamorous attractions. Marvel at the wonderful view of the whole Peninsula. From the wildlife to the river view, and so much more. There are also places like boutique hotels, restaurants, and many other spots that will make your stay much more comfortable.

Best Places to Stay in Sterling, Alaska

With more than 300 vacation rentals and homes scattered all over the town, getting a comfortable but affordable place to stay shouldn’t be hard to pull off. Visit AllTheRooms.com and check out our large selection of vacation homes. For easy navigation, we have a search bar to access the areas easily and faster.

Best Time to Visit Sterling, Alaska

The weather is generally fantastic at Sterling during the summer. According to a survey, there is always a clear, rainless, and mild temperature around early June to mid-September. During this period, the weather is nice, pleasant, and warm. There is no better time to visit Sterling than during the summer months.

Price and Availability in Sterling

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Sterling tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Sunday. Vacation homes in Sterling tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Sundays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Sterling is in July, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Sterling is in the high season in July. Sterling has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Sterling

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Sterling. The hottest month in Sterling is June, when temperatures peak at 80 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to -12 ˚F. The wettest month in Sterling is March with 4.27 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.26 inches of rain.

What Expert Travelers Think

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    Amanda Alston
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  • — Whenever I am making travel plans I always use comparison sites to find the best accommodation for us at the best price. Whether it be for hotel stays or private rentals AllTheRooms makes this so much easier and quicker as it brings all my searches into one place, with a great offering of options

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