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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

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.

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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.

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.

 

Oregon Coast Rush of Tsunami Debris: Call for Volunteers

Published 05/13/2014

(Oregon Coast) – A sudden flood of tsunami debris and other objects along the Oregon coast has officials scrambling to clean up the beaches as visitors scratch their heads over the odd and myriad finds. It's also given rise to a call for volunteers to help monitor and clean up various areas. (Photographs courtesy Susan Burr, Lincoln City).

Beach monitoring organization CoastWatch is reporting big numbers of stuff all up and down the Oregon coast, many of them large and with possibly spooky living organisms on them. Boats have been found with creatures living on them, as well as wheels, oil drums and a huge array of plastics and other items with Japanese writing on them.

While many scientists had been saying the debris from Japan's 2011 earthquake-induced tsunami would be waning on Oregon shores, this comes as a bit of a surprise. However, a sizable run of west winds in late April caused a lot of things to wash up on beaches.

One beach near Neskowin yielded bottles, a bulb and plastic floats, as well as a pallet with Japanese writing on it. Susan Burr, manager of Inn at Spanish Head in Lincoln City, found and photographed many of these objects.

At Gleneden Beach, CoastWatch volunteers reported finding strips of flexible plastic and a stick with Japanese writing that says “Awayama Aluminum Sash.” Also discovered there were a roll of plastic tape with Asian writing on it, a piece of styrofoam with barnacles living on it, a Hello Kitty cup and other objects that had Korean writing on them.

Several floats with Japanese characters were found around Oceanside along with Asian water bottles.

Much of this stuff shows up rather regularly on the Oregon coast anyway, and a large number of it may not even be from the tsunami.

“The debris began washing up in quantity after the very strong westerlies of a couple of weeks ago, and has continued washing up ever since,” said CoastWatch Executive Director Phillip Johnson. “What generally happens is that a storm, or some other combination of wind and currents, breaks off a lobe from the Great North Pacific Subtropical Gyre, aka the garbage patch, which then drifts toward the West Coast and spreads debris over a stretch of the shoreline, often a considerable stretch.”

CoastWatch has sent out a call for volunteers to help clean up the mess.

“We could use help from individuals or groups,” Johnson said.

Training and support will be provided by the Oregon Marine Debris Team (OMDT), a partnership among four non-profit organizations - CoastWatch, Surfrider, SOLVE, Washed Ashore - plus Oregon Sea Grant and with the cooperation of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department.

For information or to volunteer, contact Fawn Custer: via email, (541) 270-0027 or the OMDT website. Contact Fawn also if you would be willing to help scout any stretch of the Oregon shoreline for marine debris on a regular basis.

Other tsunami debris photos from the past below:

 

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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.

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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.
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.

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.

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