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Covering 180 miles of Oregon coast
travel: Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler,
Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln
City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Wadport, Yachats & Florence.
Coast Business Owners Appear on National Tourism Radio Show
(Newport, Oregon) - Three
of Newport’s tourism industry figures will appear on The Stephanie
Abrams Travel Radio Show on Sunday, November 26 to talk about Newport,
its many features and some upcoming festivals.
At Spanish Head, Lincoln City. It's 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. Enjoy dining in the penthouse restaurant and
bar - whether you’re in the mood for a casual meal or
a candlelight dinner. They offer an array of seafood specialties,
juicy steaks and other Northwest favorites, including a decadent
Sunday buffet. Rooms range from bedrooms to studios to one-bedroom
suites with microwaves and refrigerators to full kitchens.
Hotel amenities include wi-fi, spa, saunas, exercise room
and a year-round heated swimming pool. Kids will love the
game room and easy beach access. Full-service conference and
meeting rooms for that inspirational retreat; extensive, gorgeous
wedding possibilities. Near the south end of Lincoln City
at 4009 SW Highway 101. 1-800-452-8127 or 541-996-2161. www.spanishhead.com
Director of Tourism Development for the Newport Chamber of Commerce,
will be the figurehead of the interviews, talking about the Newport
Seafood and Wine Festival, the Glass
Float Giveaway and other tourism aspects of Newport.
Trusty, co-owner of Blu Cork Wine Bar and Village
Market & Deli, will be on the air to talk about his restaurants,
the Nye Beach area and about Oregon’s wine industry and its
impact on tourism, especially on the coast.
Judy Kuhl, manager of
Embarcadero Resort, will discuss the hotel, the bay and bay front
district and other subjects.
show goes out to four million listeners across the nation every
Sunday and is heard on Portland station KCUP AM 1230, but coastal
residents with broadband Internet access can listen live or on the
archives at www.sabrams.com.
The radio interviews
were arranged by part time Newport resident Andre’ Hagestedt,
known as PR Monster (and editor of BeachConnection.net).
Hagestedt does publicity for Newport, Village Market and other coastal
businesses on the north coast, as well as runs the tourism website.
contacted Hagestedt about interviewing Newport tourism representatives
after he sent her a press release about the Glass Float Giveaway
BeachConnection.net were recently featured on Abrams talk show as
well. BeachConnection.net was also spotlighted in various media
across the northwest, including The Oregonian, a full article in
Postively Entertainment, and numerous coastal papers like The Astorian,
Seaside Signal, Lincoln City News Guard and Newport News-Times.
Insanely Cool Reasons to Winter at the Oregon Coast Get
ready to freak out with all these wowing reasons to come to the beach
Freaky Truth About Oregon Coast Winter Weather From
how many nice days there really are to the mini-summer of February
Storm Watch Spots on Oregon's Coast Tips for some
stunning viewing of the wild waves of the season
Float Giveaway Begins on Central Oregon Coast Newport
starts its glass float extravaganza, with numerous other wonders
Wines and Wine Bars on the Oregon Coast Wine shops
and wine bars are a growing part of coastal tourism
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CLIFFTOP IN NEWPORT
POINT is located on the Central
Oregon Coast - in Newport - and offers only the finest in luxury
condominium lodging. At Starfish Point, every unit is focused on
the beauty of the sea and the beach.
All of the units boast two bedrooms, two bathrooms, designer kitchens,
wireless broadband Internet, fireplaces, Jacuzzi’s and private
decks - surrounding you in soothing relaxation. We have a friendly
staff dedicated to high quality and superb customer service. 140
NW 48th Street, Newport. (541) 265-3751. (800) 870-7795. www.starfishpoint.com
City Vacation Homes There’s something
for everyone among this selection of wondrous homes: smaller homes
with a view to a large house that sleeps 15. All the homes are
either oceanfront or just a few steps away from the sand –
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, depending on the home: 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 are allowed in some homes –
ask ahead. Each comes with complete kitchens so you’ll have
a home away from home. Most have the seventh night free. Prices
range from winter $85 to summer $230 per night. www.getaway2thecoast.com.
INTO LUXURY, HISTORY AT THE TIDES
TIDES BY THE SEA, Seaside. For over 80 years, The Tides has
been a favorite of Seaside visitors. History meets modern luxury
here. 51 oceanfront condos, individually owned and decorated. Find
suites for couples, small apartments with fireplaces and kitchenettes,
one or two bedroom family units with fireplaces, kitchens and dining
rooms. There are wonderful oceanview cottages that sleep anywhere
from two to eight people, with two bedrooms, some with lofts, fireplaces
Meanwhile, the heated outdoor pool, enormous grounds with picnic
tables and location at the quiet southern end of Seaside make for
some memorable means of play and repose. 2316 Beach Drive. 800-548-2846.
Paradise Suites & Vacation Rentals - Seaside
Accommodations in Seaside. 1BR Suites, 1BR & 2BR Duplex Units
and 3BR Houses, units for 2-8 people. Rent our entire property for
20-26. All units close to beach, river and Broadway St.
Suites are designed for two adults; vacation rental units for families.
All units have kitchen and many have fireplace, deck and jetted
tub. Enjoy comfy robes & slippers, luxury bath amenities, quality
linens and more. See us on The Travel Channel's "Great Escapes"
show in August 2006. 741 S. Downing St., Seaside. 800-738-6691.
Sands Condominium Motel, Lincoln City. Getting a free,
fresh baked cookie upon check-in is just the beginning. Every room
is beachfront, and it's all right up against Lincoln City's most
famous stretch of beach, next to the D River. Each room, comes as
a suite or mini-suite, and has a kitchen and balcony or patio. Some
have gas fireplaces, while all have a DVD Players with movies available
for renting (and movie rentals come with free popcorn). There's
a heated indoor pool, a spa, and this fabulous beach is lit at night.
Rooms sleep anywhere from two, four to six - including a deluxe
fireplace suite. Gift certificates are available, and they offer
special occasion packages as well. To make a reservation and see
a virtual tour of the rooms, visit our website at www.dsandsmotel.com.
171 S.W. Highway 101. 800-527-3925.
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Where the Columbia meets the Pacific, Land of Lewis & Clark
and loads of atmosphere & history
The Promenade, Tillamook Head, family fun & broad, sandy
A mysterious lighthouse, upscale yet earthy, a huge monolith,
fine eateries & an art mecca
Manzanita's beaches, Nehalem and Wheeler's quirky beauty; laid
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The hidden secret of the coast: Cape Meares, a lighthouse, Oceanside,
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Miles & miles of unbroken beaches, Cascade Head, Neskowin
and many manmade attractions
A spouting horn downtown, freaky hidden cliffs and whales, whales,
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Motel, Rockaway Beach. All rooms at
the Tradewinds Motel are immaculate and have TV’s, VCR’s
and in-room phones with data ports. The oceanfronts all have a queen
bed, a double hide-a-bed, kitchen, cozy firelog fireplace and a
private deck. Some oceanfront units come with all those amenities
but the kitchens. Both types sleep up to four people. Others are
appointed with a queen bed, small fridge, and coffee maker –
sizable for a two-person romantic getaway, yet still perfect for
those on a budget. There is an elaborate oceanfront Jacuzzi suite
that has two bedrooms, coming with a kitchen, double hide-a-bed,
fireplace and private deck, sleeping as many as six. For those wanting
bigger accommodations for family reunions or large gatherings such
as weddings, some rooms can connect to create two-room and three-room
suites. Some rooms are pet friendly.523 N. Pacific St., Rockaway
Beach. (503) 355-2112 - 1-800-824-0938. www.tradewinds-motel.com