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A cuddly pet- and family-friendly beauty that boasts a host of complimentary fun stuff like beach games, beach chairs and bikes for carousing around town on, among other things. Immaculate rooms - great sense of fun and quirkiness. Free wi-fi. There are also free movies. Small pet fee.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

 

Central Oregon Coast Town Gets Whimsical with Sandcastle Fest

Published 07/11/2015 at 5:04 AM PDT
By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff

(Lincoln City, Oregon) – Every Oregon coast town needs its sandcastle festival, and August 8 will do just that for Lincoln City. Rather, the Taft Beach Sandcastle Contest is held in the Taft district, at the southern end of town – a sort of village within a small town.

Tiny Taft will swell with thousands looking over the graceful and funky creations. Whimsical dogs, sea creatures, pirates – and of course – plenty of castles will cover the strand of the Siletz Bay. Many of these are actual categories, but much is up to last-minute inspiration.

You can be a sand sculptor or simply take in the creativity and fun.

Eric Johnson, Public Relations Coordinator for the Lincoln City Visitor and Convention Bureau said this is a relaxed and casual festival with an emphasis on just having fun.

“It is amazing to see what the contestants come up with,” Johnson said. “Even if you're not the most artistic builder, it's a great family and friends bonding experience. This is truly a unique event not to be missed.”

Things begin at 11 a.m. with registration on the dock at SW 51st Street. If you want to participate you must show up to register that day, before you begin. Carving the beach goes until 5 p.m.

There is a fee of one can or more of food per entrant, which will be donated to the Lincoln City Food Pantry.

What you sculpt will be up to you, say Lincoln City officials. But you'll want to keep in mind this is a family event. All entries must use only sand, water, shells and other natural beach materials found in the area that day. You may use hand tools and forms, but these cannot support the actual structure. Absolutely no power tools are allowed.

Kids 12 years old and younger may receive limited advice from adults, and grownups cannot help physically in any way or tell the child what to do. However, you can enter as a family and then grownups are allowed more leeway.

Judging starts at 3:30 p.m. and winners will be announced soon after. You must stay near your construction during this time: in fact you have to present to win.

Professional sand artists are disqualified from winning.

The competition is open to all ages and is categorized accordingly. Groups or families is one category. There are also categories for pairs (couples), individuals over 12 years old, and then for kids under 12 years of age.

In addition to those categories, there will also be various specialized categories to choose from such as The Best Cat, The Best Mermaid, The Best Pirate, and numerous others. Prizes include $100 for each adult category winner. For kids, the awards will be first, second and third place winners, with each taking home a “Beach Bucket Surprise.”

For more information, call the Bay Area Merchants Association (BAMA) at 541-614-0771. See the LIncoln City visitor center site for more information.

More about LIncoln City below and at the Lincoln City Virtual Tour, Map.

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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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Pacific City, Oregon


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.

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