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Renfro's Lakeside Retreat

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent two nights in one of the lake-side cabins at Renfro's Lakeside Retreat in August 2016 and could not have loved them more! This was truly one of the best parts of our trip. Our cabin was tucked away and practically touching Kenai Lake. My parents stayed in the adjacent lake-side cabin which provided the ability... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a beautiful place located 30 minutes' drive from Seward. Our group of 13 booked all the lake fronting chalets. There was no Wifi and television set in the cabins and this is very refreshing as it encouraged us to spend more time are the lake side either by having barbecue or boating with the kids and spending more time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully renovated cabins, the peaceful isolation, yet very close to Seward, we could not have found a better deal ... a true gem. I don't write reviews often, but this place was well worth mentioning. You are 20 minute drive to Seward, close to many great hikes, lakes, and views. Don't be set off by the RV aspect ... they... More 

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Frankenmuth, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for one rainy night in August. Showers and laundry were outstanding. Lots were level and close to facilities. Very friendly host. We took advantage of the free use of kayaks and paddle boats despite the rainy weather. Would stop there again. Very close to Seward.

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Thank heyduckie
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We pulled in late and left early. Nice big spaces that were easy to pull or back into. Nice and level. Bath house was really nice but a little odd. One side is a shower and sink. The other has a toilet and sink.

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Thank Jon L
Zionsville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These cabins sit right on a beautiful lake with a big mountain right out your window. They were just remodeled and looked almost brand new. If you want some peace and quiet and a true Alaska experience this would be it.

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Thank Mike D
Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a beautiful,place, right on the shore of Kenai Lake. We spent five days here over the Fourth of July Weekend, and had another perf ct experience. The lakeside cabins were all newly remodeled and updated this past winter. There is a campfire ring in front of each cabin, and kayaks and paddle biats are available for free.

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Thank AlaskanSon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and very personal full service RV park just 18 miles from Seward, AK. We very much enjoyed the free of charge use of your 2 kayaks. Stayed here for 3 nights in our RV and really enjoyed it.Only your WIFI could have been a little bit better

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend staying at this gem on your way down to Seward or up to Anchorage from Seward. You'll love the little cabins in the woods with a kitchenette (keurig, pots 'n pans, mugs, utensils and toaster...) and bathroom. It was very clean and the location was simply beautiful! The cabin has a rustic feel and is cutely decorated. Access... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We spent July 4th Weekend at Renfro's Lakeside Retreat. We were in the RV Park section of the property, and we had friends who rented a cabin. The RV park was situated among the trees and although it seemed when we drove in that the sites were close together, it was fine. We had electricity and water hookups and the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of the Kenai Mountains, Renfro's Lakeside Retreat is located on emerald green Kenai Lake. Renfro's offers 8 cabins, five of which are located on the lake and the other three are located within 100 yards of the lake in the spruce trees. In addition to the cabins, we offer 10 r.V. Sites with both full and partial hook-ups. Renfro's offers spectacular views of huge snow capped mountains and a 30-mile long lake. This pristine retreat has the feel of true wilderness and yet is located 20 miles from Seward. This means you are situated within driving distance of the things people want to see or experience while in Alaska. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Renfro's Lakeside Retreat

Address: 27177 Seward Hwy, Seward, AK 99664-9503
Location: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range: $122 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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