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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.

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.

N. Oregon Coast History Events: Lewis 'n Clark, Tsunami Boat

Published 12/28/2014

(Astoria, Oregon) – History is literally in your face right now on the north Oregon coast. Youl'll find a special event at the former campsite of Lewis 'n Clark, and some fascinating exhibits at the Columbia River Maritime Museum that include two weapons pivotal in the area's history and a tsunami boat from Japan. (Above: part of Astoria's maritime museum).

Just south of Astoria, Lewis and Clark National Historical Park at Fort Clatsop is hosting a free living history and story-telling workshop with Karen Haas on January 17. This Saturday workshop is called “History? Engaging with Living History,” and is held at the Netul River Room of the Fort Clatsop visitor center.

It runs from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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Museums and historic sites have stories to tell, and the challenge is bringing them to life. Living history performer, storyteller, teacher and former museum education curator Karen Haas will present an interactive workshop full of ideas for interpretation; adding storytelling and using living history - which can be an elaborate extravaganza or a simple one-on-one demonstration.

Fort Clatsop officials say whether you have experience as a teacher, docent, tour guide, ranger, or are just curious – if you enjoy sharing history, this free opportunity will be right up your alley. Bring your lunch and be ready for a day of exchanging ideas.

For more information, call the park at (503) 861-2471 or (503) 861-4424. See www.nps.gov/lewi or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/LewisandClarkNationalHistoricalPark

At Astoria's Columbia River Maritime Museum, some current exhibits will prove engaging. A boat that drifted onto the Washington coast from the Japanese tsunami of 2011 is on display, as are two cannon with an integral part in Oregon coast history.

One of the cannon just after discovery in 2008.

You can see the cannon that helped give Cannon Beach its name. In 1846, a ship called the USS Shark wrecked near Astoria. One of the cannon from the vessel wound up a little further south on the north Oregon coast, eventually found in the sand at Arch Cape and later giving the famed town its name.

For over a century, however, no one had seen the other cannon from the ship, known as a carronade. But in 2008, after a series of storms had eroded far more sand than usual, a family from the Portland area found two more cannon at Arch Cape. Those two specimens even made national headlines and a guest appearance on the PBS show History Detectives.

Also on display: a “tsunami boat” from Japan.

Two years after a deadly tsunami struck the coast of Japan, one of its native vessels landed on Long Beach, Washington, nearly 4,500 miles away. The owner of the 20-foot boat, Katsuo Saito, was contacted and said he did not want the vessel to be returned. Instead, he donated the boat to the Columbia River Maritime Museum where you can see it now.

Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $5 for kids and free for children under 6. 1792 Marine Drive. Astoria, Oregon. 503-325-2323. http://www.crmm.org.

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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.

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