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Swan View Cabin #1, lakefront, BBQ, canoe, mountain views, wildlife, rustic

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Studio , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Haines, Alaska
Swan View cabins are located thirty miles north of Haines, Alaska, in one of the most breathtaking settings on the planet. The lake-front cabins sport awe-inspiring views of the lake and surrounding snow-capped mountains. The property sits right in the heart of the Chilkat Bald Eagle preserve. There is private access to the lake.

This is a nature lover's paradise. Bald eagles nest within sight, and trumpeter swans nest in the lake; rearing their young all summer and fall. For bird watchers, spring and fall migration brings a wide variety of bird species.

For photographers, the cabins are the perfect location for daily expeditions to the Eagle Preserve, the Chilkat summit and surrounding areas. It is a short drive to the Eagle Preserve Council Grounds, where thousands of bald eagles gather in the fall. Bear, moose and wolves live nea...
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Listing #FKN9227691
About the Owner
Randa S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
Joe Ordóñez lives with his wife Edie, and daughters, Stella and Sapphire, in their hand-crafted cabin next door. He graduated from Western Washington University in 1983 with a B.S. in environmental education. Since that time, Joe has combined work and travel to take him to all seven continents. Joe has served aboard expedition vessels as naturalist, historian, zodiac driver, cruise director, and expedition leader. He worked as a wilderness guide in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and co-authored the book “The Complete Guide to the Alsek and Tatshenshini Rivers.' In 2015, Joe wrote the book, Where Eagles Gather, the Story of the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. Joe and Edie own and operates Rainbow Glacier Adventures in Hain
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Amazing! I will never forget this place. We rented both cabins for 5 nights (we are parents + 2 sons) and location location!! It is on a lake and what a view!! It is so peaceful, so quiet. The evening we arrived, as we were...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank lanamom
RandaS162, VR Owner at Swan View Cabin #1, lakefront, BBQ, canoe, mountain views, wildlife, rustic, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

So glad you enjoyed everything we have to offer!

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights. The location is nice and right on the lake. At night you feel completely alone. Super quiet, except for the noisy swans. We enjoyed our stay. Everything you need is available, but it is old. For us it was no...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Gerben B
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

No hot water, but was able to send email and owner rectified, as heater was turned off. Shower's hot/cold knobs were backwards. Very rustic! Cabin smelled musty, but was clean. Bottom step on stairs down to lake was broke. View was beautiful! Saw a cow...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank blbanocy
Randa S, VR Owner at Swan View Cabin #1, lakefront, BBQ, canoe, mountain views, wildlife, rustic, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

So glad we could get the hot water working right away for you. Thank you for staying with us!

  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Queen
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A car is required as we are located 30 miles from downtown Haines.
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Fishing Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, Watersports Nearby.
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