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Renfro's Lakeside Retreat

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Public Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Gary the owner was so helpful and kind and considerate. Gave us great information about where to hike, what to do, etc. Campground exceptionally lovely. Very nice restrooms and shower and even laundry area. Views from campground gorgeous and everything kept so attractive. Cabins near...More

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Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you for the complements! I am pleased you found The Retreat enjoyable! We do our very best to keep the area clean and attractive - I appreciate you noticing. You cannot beat those views whether you are down at the lake or in the...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

What more can you ask for? We had a lakeside cabin with a very nice view. A nicely set table greeted us. It contained a fully equipped kitchen and all the amenities you need. Private parking alongside your cabin. Laundry facilities onsite. A covered porch...More

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Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you so much for the review of The Retreat! I appreciate you noticing the details - not only in the cabins but also on the property. The fully equipped kitchen, private parking, laundry facilities, covered porches, nicely spaced and an exceptional value are all...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

A great welcome and a wonderfully quiet spot not far from Seward. We loved the dump stations in the middle of the flowerbeds! If the weather had been better we would have used the kayaks - so we'll have to come back.More

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Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 10 November 2017

That is a great reason for coming back - didn't get to enjoy all of the amenities because of the weather! I am glad you enjoyed your stay despite the weather and I do not think I have had anyone mention the dump stations and...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

This place may be more known for its cabin rentals, but they also have a small RV park which holds about 10 RVs near the front of the property. The cabins are closer to the lake, which is a short walk from the RV section....More

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Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 10 November 2017

I will take that complement - one of the best RV camps we visited in the two weeks we were in Alaska! I am pleased you were able to say that about The Retreat and you had a pleasant experience here. If you are ever...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

One of our favorite places to stay. The cabin was inviting, clean and meticulous. We were able to use the free kayaks and loved that we could sit out on our porch and look out on the lake. Beautiful place to stay which I would...More

1  Thank sunnydasz
Response from Gary G, Owner at Renfro's Lakeside RetreatResponded 10 November 2017

As an owner that is one of the best complements I can have as we strive for a very clean environment here. Of course it is just one aspect of what makes us stand out above our competition. I am glad you would recommend us...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$76 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$76 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (152)
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Jacqueline_Cheung
3 July 2016|
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Response from Gary G | Property representative |
Thank you for your recent inquiry. We are 20 miles to the North of Seward where the Cruise Ship Terminal is located. Thank you, Gary
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Snowstryder
11 May 2016|
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Response from Gary G | Property representative |
Thank you for your recent inquiry. Unfortunately we are not wheelchair accessible in the cabins. Thank you for your question!
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Yve S
12 June 2015|
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Response from Gary G | Property representative |
Thank you for your recent inquiry. Yes, all our cabins are equipped with running water, electricity and individual bathrooms in your cabin that include a shower. Many also enjoy on demand hot water systems so you never run... More
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"Spend the little extra for a lakeside cabin"
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"Lakeside cabins cannot be beat!!!!!"
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"Cabins on the water are a must- the view can't be beat!"
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"cabins on the lake are ridiculous cool.. stayed in #2."
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