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A famous little family eatery where the seafood practically gets shuffled from the sea straight into your mouth. Soups and salads include many seafood specialties, including cioppino, chowders, crab Louie and cheese breads. Fish 'n' chips come w/ various fish. Seafood sandwiches with shrimp, tuna or crab, as well as burgers. Dinners like pan fried oysters, fillets of salmon or halibut, sautéed scallops.

Feed the seals! One of the oldest aquariums in the U.S. is here in Seaside, Oregon, right on the Promenade

Lincoln City’s only resort hotel built right on the beach with all oceanfront rooms - nestled against a rugged cliffside overlooking a soft, sandy beach. Dine in penthouse restaurant and bar, for casual meal or candlelight dinner. An array of seafood specialties, juicy steaks and other Northwest favorites, including decadent Sunday buffet. Rooms range from bedrooms to studios to 1-bedroom suites with microwaves and refrigerators to full kitchens. Also, wi-fi, spa, saunas, exercise room and year-round heated swimming pool. Kids will love the game room and easy beach access. Full-service conference/meeting rooms for that inspirational retreat; extensive wedding possibilities.

There will not be another property built like this in Cannon Beach in our lifetimes. Rare, premiere ocean front location; handsome, dramatic architecture and tasteful, fun (nostalgic) beach interiors. Overlooks Haystack Rock. 100 percent smoke free. Imaginative special occasion packages. Massive wood burning lobby fireplace. Library w/ fireplace, stocked with impressive book collection. Pet and family friendly. Lavish continental buffet breakfast. In-room fireplaces, mini-kitchens. Jacuzzi tubs in select rooms. DVD players, complimentary movies. Morning paper. Warm cookies.

Inn at Wecoma Lincoln City.  Sleek, modern design w some partial ocean views, balconies and fireplaces. Spacious guestrooms w/ microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, free continental breakfast.  Indoor pool and a hot tub. W-fi, fitness room, business center, and located within walking distance to finest restaurants. 867-sq-foot conference room for business meetings or large social events. Some pet friendly.

the finest in luxury condominium lodging. Every unit is focused on the beauty of the sea and the beach.

20 gorgeous homes sleep up to 18; doubled that with some side-by-side homes. Some pet friendly. Cottages to massive homes; new oceanfront to renovated historic beach houses. All over central coast w/ Lincoln City, Otter Rock, Boiler Bay and Nye Beach. Long list of features, including barbecues, large decks, antique furnishings, wood stoves, gas fireplaces, hardwood floors, Jacuzzis and hot tubs. Most have movies, music, books. Gift basket w/ goodies in each

smaller homes with a view to a large house that sleeps 15. All are either oceanfront or just a few steps away – all with a low bank access and fantastic views. Most are in the Nelscott area; one is close to the casino. You’ll find a variety of goodies: fireplaces, multiple bedrooms, dishwashers, Jacuzzis, washer/dryers, hot tubs, cable TV, VCR, barbecues; there’s a loft in one, and another sprawling home has two apartments. Pets allowed in some homes – ask first. Each comes with complete kitchens. Most have seventh night free.

Suites, duplex units, houses for 2-8 people. Close to everything. All units w/ kitchens; many have fireplaces, decks, jetted tubs. Robes, slippers, luxury bath amenities and more. Award-winning flowers. Featured on Travel Channel.

Literally over 100 homes available as vacation rentals – all distinctive and carefully selected to be special. Find them in Yachats, Waldport, Newport, Nye Beach, Otter Rock, Depoe Bay, Gleneden Beach, Lincoln Beach, Lincoln City, Neskowin, Pacific City, Tierra Del Mar and Rockaway Beach. Some pet friendly.

Perfect for large family vacations all the way down to a getaway lodging for two - with over 25 vacation rental homes to choose from. A breathtaking collection of craftsman or traditional beachfront homes, or oceanview houses – from one to seven bedrooms. In various areas of Lincoln City and overlooking the beach, with some in Depoe Bay. All kinds of amenities are available, like hot tubs, decks, BBQ, rock fireplaces, beamed ceilings and more. Some are new, some are historic charmers.

Sumptuous indoor pool heated year round. Lovely ocean views come with many rooms. All units big, extremely comfortable, w/ special touches. Each room contains a microwave, refrigerator, in-room coffee makers, cable TV, and larger kitchen units are available as well. Free parking, choice of smoking or non-smoking rooms. Within walking distance to all of Yachats’ various amenities; short walk to the beaches

 

 

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Stunning Sights of Secret Oregon Coast Spot: Other Side of Cape Kiwanda

Published 07/14/2011

(Pacific City, Oregon) – It's a sight few people see. Yet it's full of wonders that may be among the most striking on all of the Oregon coastline.

McPhillips Beach is its official name, part of the larger area that is Cape Kiwanda State Park, which includes the main section of Cape Kiwanda by the Pelican Pub parking lot that everyone is familiar with. But to find McPhillips you’ve got to head a mile north of the main parking lot and look for a very hidden, unmarked, one-lane road that appears out of nowhere in the forest.

You can actually drive on this beach, but it’s not recommended. There’s a small parking lot just above the beach itself. Tow trucks wander these loose, fluffy sands to aide any motorist who might be stuck.

Walk this nearly one-mile mile stretch from the beach access to the edge of Cape Kiwanda and you’ll find it only appears empty: there’s actually a variety of interesting objects along the way. The beach itself yields all sorts of interesting finds, mostly in the form of stuff that washes up or the intriguing rock pile constructions left by humans.

Or perhaps you may be there at just the right time to see a hang glider emerge from behind the cape, or a daylight moon rise over the bright sands of the dune.

Things really do change abruptly around here. Earlier this winter a massive arch stretched over one area of the cape, perhaps 50 feet or more above the surf. Now it’s gone. See the arch here

Along the way the you find it’s a lot easier to walk on the harder, wet sands than the loose, dune-like sands of much of the beach. But at one point, as the tide line seems to make a cove-like curve, you find your feet sinking deep into the wet sands at every step, not unlike walking on deep but wet snow – and just as annoying or uncomfortable. It’s suddenly laborious to walk here, so it becomes easier to walk on the dryer, looser sand for a while.

A soaring dune gives you access to the top of the cape here.

Then comes the mind-blowing section: the northern edge of the labyrinth-like canyon at the cape. First, you encounter a landscape of enormous boulders covering large, coarse sand grains of unusual colors and textures. It forms a kind of natural jetty structure, where the this mini-cove rages around you. At times, you’re actually a little lower in elevation than the water itself – which is both unnerving and wondrous.

The origin of these is a rather frightening and sobering thought: they are chunks of the cape itself that have been knocked off from above, and plenty were probably just tossed here by enormous waves. It’s a reminder this is actually a dangerous place and you don’t want to linger long. In fact, it’s not even accessible on anything but nicer weather days and very calm conditions.

If you’re wondering what happened to that arch that disappeared this year, you’re looking at chunks of it.

Then comes the most spectacular portion of this area: the ocean canyon. You can see the ocean between these two looming cliffsides around you, and the labyrinth-like area of sandstone and raging sea that meanders around the front of the cape – partially visible from above when you’re on top of the headland. Big waves smack and roll around these surfaces, sometimes splashing upwards with a slightly scary vibe. Tall, craggy walls swoop upward and around you, covered with wild reds, gray, brown and other colors.

It is undoubtedly one of the more magnificent sights along all of the Oregon coast.

In the distance, more notches and holes are visible through other soaring rock structures, which look a little like features from a Yes album done by Roger Dean, or something out of Dr. Suess.

Perhaps the most striking aspect of all this is the fact you’re actually a few feet below the ocean here. A huge pile of rocks (and probably some other material beneath) appears to just stop the ocean, a little like a jetty. This is also the most frightening and potentially dangerous aspect of this place as well, since the ocean finds its way right up to this pile of boulders there’s the serious possibility big waves will spill over and knock you around.

These photos were taken on an unusually calm day, so that did not happen. But it can and will, so again: stay away on all but the calmest of conditions.

Astounding sights are not the only possibility here. Under certain conditions, the ocean sounds a bit like the roar of a small jet engine in the distance. Perhaps it’s just the acoustics of the sound of the waves bouncing around the cliff walls, but it’s an unusual and delightful facet of this spot.  

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Breathtaking high panoramic beach views from oceanfront rooms, spacious family suites & fully equipped cottages.  Known for gracious hospitality, the sparkling clean Sea Horse features a heated indoor pool, dramatic oceanfront spa, great whale watching, free deluxe continental breakfast, conference room, free casino shuttle & HBO.  Fireplaces, private decks and spas are available in select rooms.  Close to shops, golf, fishing & restaurants.  Pets are welcome in select rooms.  Senior discounts.  Kids 18 and under stay free in their parent's room.  Very attractive rates.

All rooms are immaculate and have TV’s, VCR’s and in-room phones w/ data ports. Oceanfronts have queen bed, a double hide-a-bed, kitchen, cozy firelog fireplace and private deck. Both types sleep up to four people. Others are appointed for a two-person romantic getaway, yet still perfect for those on a budget. Elaborate oceanfront Jacuzzi suite has two bedrooms, kitchen, double hide-a-bed, fireplace and private deck, sleeping as many as six. For family reunions or large gatherings such as weddings, some rooms can connect to create two-room and three-room suites. Some rooms pet friendly

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