Ocean Shores

3500 Crittenden Dr, Homer, Alaska, 99603, United States | Motel
Prices starting from $126.00
 

Travel Blogs from Homer

The Halibut Capital of the Universe

A travel blog entry by andreatravels

31

At the tip of the Kenai Peninsula is the picturesque town of Homer. The town itself is small and has a population under 5000. Tourists usually head out to explore the Homer Spit, which sticks out four and a half miles into Kachemak Bay. Our hotel was very basic but had a great location, and all our rooms had a view across the Bay to the Kenai …

Birthday Trip

A travel blog entry by gibb

15

Ken decided he wanted to go expore for his birthday (Sept 12th), so we headed south to Homer. Like out last side trip to Seward, we traveled down the Kenai Pennisula. The Fall colors were out and the drive was spectacular. There were also some small towns that we passed through that gave us an idea of what was available to us for exploration next …

Lazy Day in Homer

A travel blog entry by floridawaughs

14

... miles on her! She has been a reliable friend for us.

I was up at 5 and on my way to catch my boat for a half day of fishing. When I got to the dock, I had a call on my phone that said the day was canceled! 8 ft swells and down to 4 ft in the afternoon but not safe to go. So I will try again tomorrow morning.

I can drop off whatever I catch and they will clean it all up, package it in small portions, freeze it, ...

Of Halibut and Bears

A travel blog entry by rodk

6
71

... hey bear” to advise any bears (of which there are many) of our presence. This business of constantly advertising our presence becomes an amusing but oft wearying part of our bushwalking in Alaska. The opposite of Australian practice where one walks silently so one might actually see something, we hypothesise that the selection for noisy pioneering Americans (who thus avoided death by bear) has become embedded into the American psyche and guides, for ...

Homer wildlife

A travel blog entry by candyjake13

2

... It was fabulous. I had a pasta dish with local halibut, clams and scallops. This after a salad and calamari strips. $34...best meal we've eaten in Alaska yet we all said. No leftovers for Jake...he's not fond of fish.

The weather was off and on rain on today's drive. We are camped in a USFS Camp Ground...Bertha Glacier Creek runs by it, and a couple were gold panning. Well, let's say she was, and ...

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Location

This motel, located on 3500 Crittenden Dr, Homer, is near Islands and Oceans Visitor Center, Pratt Museum, Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, and Kachemak Bay State Park.
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