Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Kenai

Enjoy the churches and other features of Kenai. Renowned for its fishing, local tours and sightseeing, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Kenai

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kenai a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jumping Junction (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • North Peninsula Recreation Area (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kenai

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kenai is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kenai Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Cunningham Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Centennial Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Soldotna Creek Park (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Johnson Lake State Recreation Area (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Bings Landing (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)

Transportation options to and around Kenai

Fly into Kenai, AK (ENA-Kenai Municipal), the closest airport, located 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kenai?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 284 holiday lettings near Kenai. From 110 Houses to 84 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kenai for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kenai?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kenai. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kenai Beach: 287 holiday lettings
  • Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center: 278 holiday lettings
  • Challenger Learning Center: 269 holiday lettings
  • Clam Gulch State Recreation Site: 91 holiday lettings
  • Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum: 327 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kenai listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kenai?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 110 Houses in Kenai. Our other popular types of Kenai holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 84 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kenai?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Kenai. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.