10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kodiak, Alaska

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Rae Marielle
Rae Marielle 
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If you’re growing tired of the urban life and spending your days filled with noise and people, you might want to consider giving Kodiak a visit. Take a deserved vacation and surround yourself with breathtaking scenery, natural beauty, and unique wildlife that you will never encounter in the city. Kodiak’s unique charm is something you have to see for yourself. Let your mornings be greeted by chirping birds, watch the sunset through your window, or take a short walk to the beach. To be able to do that, you first need a vacation house that will fit you best. So, we listed down a quick guide where you can find your perfect sanctuary. Check out this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Kodiak, Alaska.

1. Wooden house with magnificent views (from USD 203)

Take in all of Kodiak’s beauty inside this dreamy wooden home. Soak in some sunshine while lounging on the deck or stay upstairs where you can get a full view of the on-going activities in the harbor. With the use of provided binoculars, you might get the chance to see a couple of animals. The harbor, restaurants, and different modes of transportation are just a few steps away. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you can’t miss.

Kodiak's Harbor House
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
48 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views are spectacular the home is very comfortable we will definitely be back
Location:
beautiful place in the heart of kodiak
this is a beautiful house in a great location
great location micah is a true professional
we enjoyed our stay and fishing trip at micah’s place
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2. Homey and whimsical cabin with kitchenette (from USD 100)

If you need a getaway where you can feel closer to nature, then this inviting cabin is exactly what you’re looking for. Indulge in different outdoor activities nearby, such as hiking, birdwatching or fishing. The kitchenette is equipped with a mini-refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. The bedroom has a queen-size bed and a single bed. This is an excellent home for a small family who wants some time to rest.

Kodiak Cabin
59 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor kitchen was great with a smoker propane burners and a grill
Cleanliness:
everything was sparkling clean and smelled fresh
simple clean and quiet
very clean place perfect for our needs
i was looking for a clean comfortable space away from the downtown area and john's studio is just that
it was really far in the internet hardly worked it was very clean that’s for sure
Host:
john was a great host and was very accommodating to all our requests
john is an excellent host
john was very accommodating and so kind
john is a great host and very accommodating with everything i needed
john was extremely hospitable gifting us with fresh salmon and halibut
Location:
we highly recommend his location to others
john has a wonderful location and a warm cozy spot for you to stay and explore the island
this place is a little cabin near the beach and is very cozy with a nice comfortable bed
my two boys were super happy with the snacks he left cute little place thanks john
great location to south end beaches and hiking trails
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3. Urban home in the heart of Kodiak (from USD 125)

Furnished with two bedrooms that can accommodate up to two people each, this guest house is perfect for your family to spend time together. Staying here for a little longer than usual won’t be a problem due to a usable laundry inside the kitchen. Bond with each other by watching your favorite shows or movies on the large television. You can also take the chance to get some alone time, while the kids play in the playground outside. Grill some meat by the porch or just sit back and relax while you breathe in fresh air. Come here now if you want a stress-free trip with the family.

Raven's Roost Lodging - Parkside House
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
71 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
the house was very clean and cozy
very clean and comfortable and has everything you need
very clean and has everything needed for long stays
the place was immaculately clean very well supplied roomy and brand new
Host:
brian is a perfect host & has thought of everything to make this home a pleasant place to stay
brian is a wonderful host i highly recommended
brian's place was a fantastic place to host the family while they were in town
loved it brian's place was awesome and he was extremely responsive to all communications
brian was very responsive and delivers excellent customer service
Location:
real nice place and close to town
great deal great location and great house
the location is excellent as the ocean is a short walk away as is downtown kodiak
great place to stay centrally located nice neighborhood and 5-star host
a short and lovely walk to the water
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4. Classy apartment by the ocean (from USD 170)

Imagine waking up to the sight of soothing waters. Well, turn that imagination into reality inside this elegant abode. There are two floors where you can unwind and do whatever you want to do indoors. The best part of it is that you’ll get to do everything while overlooking the ocean. Witness a few wild animals right outside your door. Don’t forget to turn on the wood stove on chilly days and bask in its warmth. And of course, there’s no better way to end the day than watching the sunrise from the comfort of your bedroom.

Seaside Casual Summer/Fall
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
130 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
full kitchen bath and comfy bed the view from the deck was simply stunning
the deck and kitchen were also lovely
loved the fact that the living room hasn’t got tv because the view is the ‘tv’
quiet comfortable with an amazing view
fantastic 2nd level apartment with wonderful views and sounds of the bay
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean
very clean with and well stocked
everything was very clean and very well furnished
the apartment was very clean and private
the apartment is clean with thoughtful decorations
Host:
our hosts were wonderful
the host was nice and helpful
hosts are great too
very caring and helpful hosts
she was extremely helpful and welcoming in all of our correspondence
Location:
the location is excellent
location is easy to find
close to super markets
very close to the great fort abercrombie hike and an easy drive to downtown
great view pretty close to a grocery store and fort abercrombie park
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5. Hidden treasure with cosy bedroom (from USD 99)

After going through a personal entrance protected by an electronic keypad, you’ll find yourself inside this peaceful apartment for two. You will be given access to Wi-Fi and the television; you just need to sign in using your account, thus making you feel like you never left your house at all. The kitchen is filled with everything you need and there’s a coin-operated laundry room just around the premises. The harbor is just an eight minute walk away, if you want to check it out. Visit local restaurants or drop by the brewery for a quick glass of beer. This lovely abode is the epitome of finding beauty in simplicity.

Hillside Hideaway
71 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very nice clean and well kept apartment
sparkling clean place with relaxing decor
great little apartment very clean and cozy
it was clean modern and well cared for
it was clean cozy and very cute
Host:
great place to stay with awesome hosts
they were very helpful with anything we needed and very communicative
Location:
great location close to everything
convenient location and thoughtful touches
the place was amazing and in a great location
i very much enjoyed my stay at this location
wonderful space lovely location and very clean
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6. Chic cottage with viewing deck (from USD 99)

This dainty cottage by the harbor offers you the mind-blowing experience of stepping just outside your door to get a clear view of the mountains and the sea. The bedroom has two snug single beds that will make it almost impossible for you to get up. Cook your lunch or snacks in the kitchen and eat it on the viewing deck. Enjoy your meal with a tranquil atmosphere while looking at the wonders of Kodiak. Watch fishing boats come and go, and keep an eye out for flying eagles overhead.

Old Hillcrest Harbor View House
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
93 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the light breakfast tea and coffee options
this is an adorable cozy quirky cottage with an amazing view and incredibly convenient location
easy to find and heater works great
perfect for 2 people- kitchen sitting area and a little deck that overlooks the harbor
Cleanliness:
the place is clean and cozy
lovely clean home with personal touches and thoughtful amenities
the kitchen is incredibly well stocked and the house was clean and comfortable
great place clean stocked with food looks just like pics
extremely clean very comfortable beds above and beyond our expectations in every way
Host:
great deck to enjoy the harbor friendly neighbors and host was very helpful and communicative
tonya is a superb responsive host
the place was so welcoming tonya is a great host
tonya is a great host and i would definitely come back
tonya was a great host very responsive with lots of helpful tips
Location:
great place close to town
awesome location very cute place
great location and value for the money
location was an easy walk (though steep return) to restaurants and other local attractions
imagine walking up a winding stair case to find the perfect little sea-side bungalow perched on the hillside
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7. Little home away from home (from USD 200)

This comfortable little home away from home has all the amenities a family would ever need. With ample space for five guests, everyone can bond while still getting their personal space. The living room has a fireplace that you can use whether the night feels cold or if you just want a warm evening. The town is just a quick trip away, making it easy for you to buy from grocery stores and other shops. Once you stay here, you’ll want to keep coming back.

Grumpy Bear II
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
24 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place with comfortable amenities and close to walking trails
Host:
berry is a great host
berry is a very kind polite and helpful host
the owners respond very quickly and are super friendly
berry is quick to respond and is a great host
berry was very accommodating of our arrival and departure schedule which we appreciated very much
Location:
loved how spacious the place is and close the safeway and walmart
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8. Modern bungalow for a romantic getaway

Work’s been keeping you and your partner busy? Take a break from your daily routine and indulge yourselves in this couple’s getaway. There are plenty of cooking appliances and utensils for you to use right here, so why don’t you cook a meal together or bake some dessert? The queen bed is the perfect size for some cuddling. It’s also the best spot to unwind and watch something on the television. The location of the bungalow makes it easy for you to visit other places in Kodiak. Cosy? Check. Convenient? Check. Spend some time with each other and let go of all your worries even just for a while.

Curlew Cottage - Your Kodiak Home Away from Home
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
39 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i had a question about the heat in the apartment and she responded immediately with the solution
my uscg son slept on an air mattress while i had the bed in this spacious efficiency apartment
curlew cottage is very comfortable and clean
great shower the kitchen area is ideal as a gathering space for cooking and conversation
Cleanliness:
the place was spotless and bright
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
super clean and super recommended
paula’s studio is spacious clean and bright
clean tidy exactly as described :)
Host:
the hosts are very nice
very nice host
great spot and great host
paula was very quick to respond and was a great host
great place to stay with amazing hosts
Location:
great location and value
great place to stay close to restaurants walmart safeway
was a great place to stay with good location
a great place to stay convenient location and stylish area to be in
staying at their place made it easy as it is centrally located in town
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9. Dreamy cabin with spacious yard

You’ll definitely feel like you’re in a whole different world once you lay your eyes on this serene studio cabin. The interior is neat, roomy, and intimate. Wake up to the sounds of crashing waves and boats passing by. Just in front of the well-kept abode is an earthy yard filled with trees, plants, and vines. Not only are the leafy stairs the perfect prop to take cute photos with, but it’s also a private pathway that leads directly to the beach. There are trails that you can explore and jog on. If you’re craving for some coffee, food, or if you just want to walk around the town, it’s merely 15 minutes away.

Oceanfront Studio
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
19 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the space was clean functional and inviting
super clean nice space for our 3 day stay
it's generally spartan but very clean and has the basics (not really for cooking/preparing food however)
great location the space was open clean and looked just like the pictures provided
Host:
hosts are very pleasant
great place to stay wonderful hosts
jill and ramone were very kind to me and shared greens and local trail tips with me
jill was very responsive and easy to communicate with
jill and ramone were great hosts and great communication
Location:
beautiful location on the water
fantastic private location and the property is superbly well kept
in a quiet residential neighborhood 5 mins to downtown- great location
great apartment in a very quiet neighborhood
a microwave would have been a plus to have but otherwise a perfect place for some r&r
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10. Peaceful lodging surrounded by nature

Hidden away among bountiful trees is a private suite packed with all the necessities to make your vacation calm and convenient. Located just 3 mi (4.8 km) away from the grocery store, you can buy your ingredients over there and prepare them in the kitchenette. The town center is 5 mi (8 km) away, if you want to check out Kodiak’s attractions, shops, and restaurants. But despite all these nearby establishments, your hut is enclosed by trees and all sorts of wildlife. Let your mornings be greeted by the songs of cheerful birds. Catch a few deer grazing by the field or eagles soaring freely in the sky. This paradise will make you never want to leave.

The Ridge House - Private Suite with a View
Kodiak, Alaska, United States
14 reviews Superhost
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
quiet/secluded apartment is very comfortable with a fantastic view and very pleasant host
Cleanliness:
nice quiet and clean place
Host:
she is a wonderful host and the suite is set up so perfectly
flexible cancelation policy was a positive as we could not stay the whole time owner was understanding
beate is the most welcoming host i felt so comfortable and content staying at the ridge house
she is a wealth of information and can provide helpful local insight for your stay
Location:
her location is perfect a short drive to abercrombie state park as well as downtown and ammenities
beautiful location in kodiak (and free parking essential since you’ll want a car to get places on the island)
cool quiet place with everything that's needed for a relaxing experience just outside city bounders
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Experience Kodiak’s magic

If you don’t believe that it’s possible to live somewhere surrounded by nothing but nature while still being located near convenient stores and other attractions, then you have to go here yourself. Seeing is believing and Kodiak is a sight you don’t want to miss. Book a charming accommodation now and experience the wonderful and magical Kodiak.

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Rae Marielle is a fiercely independent woman whose longest relationship is with food. She has a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology and a Master's degree in Communication Research....Read more

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