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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

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.

 

An Oregon Coast Wild Card: The Unseen Depoe Bay

Published 10/19/2011

(Depoe Bay, Oregon) – There's a lot of stuff crammed into the tiny area known as Depoe Bay, a largely rocky shelved shoreline on the central Oregon coast, between Newport and Lincoln City. There's plenty in town that will yield surprises, if you do just a little exploring. But open your territory up to include a couple miles on either side of town and suddenly you have a world of discovery and wonders to take in. There's enough in these six or seven miles that you can't possibly explore it all in one day (above: Cape Foulweather at night).

Add to that the extremely secretive aspect of “what for just the right moment” and you have a shocker of a coastal experience coming to you. In other words, timing can be critical here too. Encounter this tiny spot on the right day or hour, under different conditions, and it's a treasure trove.

Sometimes the most amazing sights in the Depoe Bay area aren't where you are – but when. Just south of town sits the towering Cape Foulweather, where you get a monumental ocean vista from some 500 feet in the air. This is one of the most spectacular lookouts on the entire Oregon coast at any given moment. But come up here at night, on a calmer evening, and the sight of the moon glistening on the water will be burned into your brain forever. It's beyond magical.

In this particular photo, taken around 2 a.m., a ghostly fog envelopes part of the area as well, creating even more awe-inspiring atmosphere.

The North Point area of Depoe Bay is one of the most magnificent chunks of shoreline in all of Oregon – but few know about it. It sits tucked away behind a neighborhood of homes, without any signage, in the northern half of town. It's all bulbous basalt rock cliffs, all of which overlook some mighty and dramatic surf, even in the calmest of conditions. On slightly crazier days, you can even feel the sea smack the cliffs as it vibrates into the rock.

From here, you can actually look back at Depoe Bay as if you were on a boat.

Fog, is of course, a camera's best friend sometimes, even if it isn't always so for the visitor to the Oregon coast. But Fogerty Beach, a tad south of Depoe Bay's city limits, admittedly looks a bit more dapper and mysterious under these foggy, dusk conditions that have bent the light into a strange shade.

The seawall at Depoe Bay is by far one of its most popular features. The famed Spouting Horn can fire off sea water some 30 feet into the air at times. Whales are often spotted with almost startling frequency from here, and it's a never-ending kick to watch the fishing boats, Coast Guard vessels and tour boats wander in and out of the tiny baymouth.

Again, it's the time that's more important than the place - at times. As in this almost unearthly scene found in June 2011, as the sunset takes on a fiery, otherworldly violet, as if you were looking at Depoe Bay in another parallel universe.

Another famed and prominent feature of the area is the wild and wooly Devil's Punchbowl, just south of Cape Foulweather. During heavier storms it lives up to its name, with a boiling cauldron of deadly waves swirling around inside. Even in calmer conditions that caved-in former sea cave is not hospitable to humankind wandering around.

Every once in a while, however, a huge minus tide allows us mere mortals to meander inside. This past summer, where a lot of high sand levels created some unusual conditions, the Punchbowl allowed access to its interior a little more often than usual. This was the scene on some summer days at this otherwise unfriendly place.

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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.

Dozens of homes in that dreamy, rugged stretch between Cannon Beach and Manzanita known as Arch Cape. Oceanfront and ocean view , or just a short walk from the sea.

Beautifully wooded natural setting at quiet south end of Cannon Beach. Great during winter storms with a new book by the fireplace – or when the sun is out for family fun and beach strolling. Handsome beach cottage-style architecture. Lush flowering gardens and naturalized courtyard pond. Warm, inviting guest rooms. Continental buffet breakfast. Warm Cookies. Family and Pet Friendly. Welcome gifts. Smoke-free. Complimentary Wireless Connectivity. Wine and book signing events.

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.
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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

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
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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