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Renfro's Lakeside Retreat

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was so perfect after a day of exploring Seward and to come back to our cottage and enjoy that wonderful views of the lakeland make a fire, have a nice glass of wine. We stayed in Cottage 4 and previous renters are playing a riddle game and hiding two 1 dollar bills. It was really fun playing and... More 

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Casper, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family of five stayed six nights at Renfros in our trailer. Small RV park but it was perfect. It is conveniently located on the Kenai Peninsula. Beautiful location on the lake. Kayaks, and life jackets available. Gary was very friendly and helpful. Bathroom, shower and laundry facilities were always clean.

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Thank Ada2133
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights with our RV's. The parking lot is a basic one, but clean and tidy. Hot showers and a small playground for the kids. The only thing that makes this site 3 stars instead of 4 stars is that the parking lot is not balanced and it took us longer than usual to park the RV correctly.

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SF CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Renfro's was amazing and Gary was great. The cabins are perfect for a couple or a small family. The lakefront cabins were comfortable, quiet, well stocked (thanks for the Fog Cutter coffee Gary!) and the location is perfect for exploring the area, around 25 minutes to Seward. Restaurants are scarce so having a kitchen was really convenient. Best place we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

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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Thank Joy B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

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 August 12, 2016

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 August 12, 2016 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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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

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 August 6, 2016

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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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Banquet Room
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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: $102 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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