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Renfro's Lakeside Retreat

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Gary is really nice!! He helped us in everything we needed, and we came from ver far away... Spain!! The campground and the environment are really beautiful and relaxing. Clean, with all services, it´s just what you need on your vacation. Without a doubt, a place to go.

Thank dbjl83
Herrin, Illinois
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We spent the night at Renfros last summer. I have only recently been starting to leave reviews on trip advisor so it says august 2016 but it was actually August 2015. My husband, son and two daughters travelled here from Wasilla for a vacation with our fifth wheel rv When we arrived at renfros we were greeted by Gary, who...

Thank richsgirl0210
Provo, Utah
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed in September and was in cabin 5. What a peaceful time to be there. We had the lake to ourselves! The cabin was very clean and well taken care of. The bed is up a spiral staircase. The cabin has a microwave, stove, cookware and fridge. There was a coffee machine and coffee also. Love that when you...

Thank 17lize
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 9 September 2016

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...

Thank Kegtessoptheokoala
Casper, Wyoming
Reviewed 7 September 2016

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.

Thank Ada2133
Reviewed 6 September 2016

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.

Thank Shahar O
Reviewed 29 August 2016

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...

Thank CaribDivers
Reviewed 18 August 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...

Thank Joy B
Reviewed 16 August 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...

1Thank steven h
Reviewed 13 August 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...

Thank David H

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in 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
Region: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range: $136 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“Cabin on the lake”
 of 5 bubbles 17lize, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“best views of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles Kegtessoptheokoala, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Narrow, steep spiral staircase to reach the bed in the loft...”
 of 5 bubbles CaribDivers, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade to the Lake-Side Cabins, you won't regret it!”
 of 5 bubbles joyb888, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Views, Cabin, privacy, feels like your own cabin, great service and hospitality.”
 of 5 bubbles davidhQ2406VL, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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