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Generously appointed rooms or spacious two-room suites. Continental breakfast. Heated salt-water pool and spa, fitness room, high-speed Internet, some Jacuzzi spas and ADA accessibility. Some pet friendly. Business and meeting facilities. Catering services available.

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.

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

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

Free, fresh baked cookie upon check-in is just the start. All rooms beachfront and up against Lincoln City's most famous stretch of beach: the D River. Each room comes as a suite or mini-suite, and has a kitchen and balcony or patio. Some w/ gas fireplaces, while all have a DVD Players; movies to rent come with free popcorn. Heated indoor pool, a spa, and this fabulous beach is lit at night. Rooms sleep from two, four to six - including a deluxe fireplace suite. Gift certificates orspecial occasion packages

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For over 80 years a favorite of Seaside visitors. 51 oceanfront condos, individually owned and decorated. Suites for couples, small apartments with fireplaces and kitchenettes, one or two bed family units with fireplaces, kitchens and dining rooms. Oceanview cottages sleep anywhere from two to eight, w/ two bedrooms, some with lofts, fireplaces and kitchens. Heated outdoor pool, enormous grounds w/ picnic tables - all at quiet southern end of Seaside.

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.

A castle on the coast. Fine antiques, gourmet breakfast, luxury w/ ocean views, pet friendly. Social hour in the eve. Have to see to believe. East Ocean Rd., just north of the Arch Cape Tunnel. Arch Cape, Oregon (s. of Cannon Beach and Seaside). www.archcapehouse.com. 800-436-2848

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

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.

the finest in luxury condominium lodging. Every unit is focused on the beauty of the sea and the beach.




Oregon Coast Events: Lincoln City Fall Calendar


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Oregon Coast Events: Lincoln City Fall Calendar

(Lincoln City, Oregon) - The sun is setting on the summer, even as the second summer kicks into high gear in late September and early October, then giving way to more autumn-like weather. It all means that Lincoln City, on the central Oregon coast, will veer into a season of cozy events, leading up to the frenzy of the holiday and storm season. Plenty of cooking classes for foodies are popping up in the elongated, beachy town, with some nifty theater and outdoor events thrown in as well.

For a complete list of coastal events, see the Oregon Coast Events Calendar.

Ongoing Events:

Live Music at Roadhouse 101, Lincoln City. Roadhouse 101. 4649 SW Hwy 101. (541) 994-7729.

Live Music at Kernville Steak & Seafood House, Lincoln City. Call for schedule. 186 Siletz Hwy, Lincoln City. (541) 994-6200.

Live Jazz, Standards at Italian Riviera, Lincoln Beach (just south of Lincoln City). Every weekend, piano bar with guest musicians.

October 4. Coastal Mushrooms with Lee Gray the Wild Gourmet. Signup at 10 a.m. at Drift Creek Falls, near Lincoln City. Bring your own lunch. 541-992-3798.

Chefs rule the season with plenty of classes at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts.

October 11. Cooking Class: Braised Lamb Shanks at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Explore this timeless technique during a hands-on class with Sharon Wiest, the PCCCA’s new executive chef. Menu: classic braised lamb shank supper with root veggies, smashed potatoes, finished with a classic apple pie recipe. This class runs from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and cost is $60, with a meal included. Email [email protected] 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

October 11. The Inaugural Lincoln City Chamber of Commerce Oktoberfest. Delicious food and drink in the German tradition, as well as a polka band. 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center (historic Delake School). Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-3070.

October 11 & 12. 30th Annual Lincoln City Fall Kite Festival, at the D River State Wayside from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. both days. This year's theme is "Oodles of Octopi.” Lincoln City, Oregon. 1-800-452-2151

Plenty of kite-flying will be taking place in the fall.

October 16 - November 8. The Queen of Bingo at Theatre West. This comedy follows the lives of two sisters who, looking for more fun and excitement, find just that and more in the world of Bingo. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. with doors opening at 7:30 p.m. Theatre West of Lincoln City. 3536 SE Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. (541) 994-5663. www.theatrewest.com

October 18. Oregon Exploration at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Enjoy the “Oregon Bounty” with the PCCCA’s new executive chef Sharon Wiest and its creator Rob Pounding. This two-hour class runs from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and cost is $40 with a meal included. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

October 18. Oktoberfest at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Create classic German dishes during this hands-on class with the PCCCA’s new executive chef, Sharon Wiest. Menu: pork schnitzel, apple compote, potato pancakes, braised sausages, fall fruit strudel and (of course) beer pairings! This hands-on four-hour class runs from 2 p.m. -6: p.m. and cost is $60 per person, with a meal included. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

The beach access at SW 35th in Lincoln City.

October 25. Classic Roast Chicken at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Master this simple preparation as part of a rustic French supper during this hands-on class with the PCCCA;s new executive chef. Explore wine pairings during the meal portion of this class. Menu: Learn to make a pan sauce, roast vegetables along side the chicken, create a simple salad with a classic vinaigrette, and finish with a perfect creme bruelle. This class runs from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and cost is $60, with a meal included.

October 25 & 26. Hunting Mushrooms and Putting Them Into Words with Nancy Weber and Carol Bassett at the Sitka Center. All skill levels welcome. To register or find out more please call 541-994-5485 or visit www.sitkacenter.org. Three Rocks Road, by Cascade Head (just north of Lincoln City).

Siletz Bay

November 1. Oregon Exploration at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Enjoy the “Oregon Bounty” with the PCCCA’s new executive chef, Sharon Wiest. This class runs from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and cost is $40 per person, with a meal included. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

November 1. Playing with Dough Master, Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. This fundamental technique and the world opens its arms to you. Menu: Pizza, Calzone and foccacia. You can even create a dessert pizza. This hands-on four-hour class funs from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. and cost is $60, with a meal included. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

November 8. Coastal Mushrooms with Lee Gray the Wild Gourmet. Signup at 10 a.m. at Regatta Grounds Park (bring lunch). 541-992-3798. Lincoln City, Oregon.

Looking east of Lincoln City

November 8. Lincoln City Seafood and Chowder Cook-Off at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Come "dig in" to the comfort food of the Oregon Coast at this lunchtime festival. Enjoy live music, cooking demonstrations, and more. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

November 15. Soups and Stews at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Learn to make several kinds of soups and stews during this class with the PCCCA’s new executive chef. Menu: a classic cream soup, a seafood stew, and a stick to your ribs lamb stew with root vegetables. You’ll also make an herb foccacia to go along with your creations. This hands-on, four-hour class funs from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. Cost is $50 with a meal included. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

Lincoln City's Nelscott area

November 15. Geocaching on the Oregon Coast. Call Ivan at 541-996-1233. Lincoln City, Oregon.

November 22. Pork Rules at the Pacific Coast Center for Culinary Arts. Create a comfort meal centered around a roasted pork tenderloin during this hands-on class with the PCCCA’s new executive chef. Learn proper handling and how to choose the perfect tenderloin while shopping. Menu: start with butternut squash soup, learn to create a delicious sauce and sides, and finish with an apple galette. This class runs from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. Cost is $60 with a meal included. 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor North, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2119.

December 6. Open House & Craft Sale, Connie Hansen Garden, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1931 NW 33rd. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-6338.

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.
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.
smaller homes with a view to a large house that sleeps 15. All are either oceanfront or just a few steps away – 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: 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 allowed in some homes – ask first. Each comes with complete kitchens. Most have seventh night free.

Tradewinds Motel, Rockaway Beach. 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. 523 N. Pacific St., Rockaway Beach. (503) 355-2112 - 1-800-824-0938. www.tradewinds-motel.com

The Ocean Lodge. 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. 888-777-4047. 503-436-2241. 2864 Pacific Street. Cannon Beach, Oregon. www.theoceanlodge.com


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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 Cannon Beach. 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. 800-321-6304 or 503-436-9085. Hemlock At Surfcrest, Cannon Beach, Oregon. www.atcannonbeach.com.


Arch Cape Property Services. 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.
All homes are immaculate and smoke free; some pet friendly (with a fee). Some with broadband, indoor or outdoor hot tubs, fireplaces, decks, and fire pits or barbecues. Call about tempting winter specials that go until March (not valid holidays, however). www.archcaperentals.com 866-436-1607.

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