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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

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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.

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.

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Condo-hotel that offers the amenities of a fine hotel, but also includes ownership of a vacation home on the north Oregon coast. It is a unique opportunity, as condo owners have an opportunity to share in the revenues of their unit. All have either spectacular, nearly aerial views of the ocean and city, or they gaze out at the lush forests of the coast range mountains. There are private balconies in all rooms, which come as studios or units with one bedroom or two - as large as 850 square feet. Each is fully furnished. $189,000 to $449,000, (with most in the $300,000 range.) When owners are not using their units, they may be rented out as hotel rooms, and owners may share in those revenues.

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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Oregon Coast Hotel Unveils Hip Remake


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, Waldport, Yachats & Florence.


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Oregon Coast Hotel Unveils Hip Remake

The Surftides in Lincoln City

(Lincoln City, Oregon) - A visit to the Oregon coast gains a compelling new dimension this month as Surftides, the latest addition to the Farmer's Daughter Hotel Group, unveils the first phase of its remodel, complete with updated guest rooms, a new lobby, and a terraced outdoor lounge complete with fire pits. Owned by the Cho family and operated by Farmer’s Daughter Hotel Group principals Ellen and Peter Picataggio, who successfully re-designed and re-branded their Farmer’s Daughter hotel in Los Angeles to rave reviews in 2003, the renovations at this 141-room beachfront retreat mirror the couple's charming, hip, and whimsical style, while retaining a distinctively Oregon Coast feel.

Interior at the Surftides

"We are excited to bring the funky boutique concept to the Oregon Coast and infuse it with the same friendly and highly personalized service we offer at Farmer’s Daughter,” says Ellen. “We want a stay at Surftides to both inspire and recharge our guests, while giving them a multifaceted experience that can’t be found elsewhere on the coast.”

Built in 1936 along a stretch of pristine white sand beach just two hours southwest of Portland, the historic Surftides is the longest continually operating hotel in Lincoln City. A mecca for artists, painters, and glass blowers, the city boasts miles of beaches, colorful locals, lively bars, and raw, rustic character in every corner. The breathtaking environs -from rain forests and wetlands to fir-covered sea cliffs - make Lincoln City an ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts while the thriving arts scene provides shopping, cultural, and educational opportunities including 19 galleries, antique shops, kite stores, and a community playhouse. Embracing all which makes Lincoln City so unique, Surftides emerges in 2008 as an enticing modern refuge fit for leisure and adventure travelers, families, art lovers, and groups alike.

The Surftides’ remodel is being helmed by Los Angeles-based, LEED-certified designer Curated, and Santa Monica-based Romeo Thorsen Design, companies known for their thoughtful, environmentally sustainable projects. Adding a distinctive Lincoln City flair to the renovations, the Picataggios enlisted a handpicked team of local artists, craftsmen, and builders to further develop their vision for Surftides. Evoking the feeling of a residential beach cottage from the mid-century era, new guest rooms effortlessly blend modern amenities such as free wireless Internet, iPod docking stations, and 32” flat-screen televisions with vintage features such as in-room kitchenettes, private beachfront balconies, suites with fireplaces and heart-shaped Jacuzzi baths. The rooms also feature custom furnishings made from locally forested, sustainable wood and original artwork from local artisans. Airy and infused with natural light, the rooms also utilize environmentally friendly cork wall coverings, compact fluorescent bulbs, and recycled carpeting. Boasting a range of textures complementing a color palette of warm creams and vibrant oranges, the rooms’ atmosphere invites guests to both unwind and recharge.

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The redesigned lobby features a vaulted ceiling of wood beams, beneath which guests can cozy up by an alder-framed fireplace, complete with an adjacent window seat overlooking the ocean, or read a book borrowed from the hotel library, stocked with classic works and books about Oregon’s history. Surftides’ new outdoor lounge with fire pits surrounded by a gracefully landscaped, tiered amphitheater offers an ideal place to gather for cocktails and enjoy one of Lincoln City's storybook sunsets. An arching dome of sculpted concrete - a visual reminder of the hotel’s history - houses an indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna, while an indoor fitness center, outdoor garden nooks, and oceanside paths allow for both solitary and sociable pursuits. In this town of art galleries, the Surftides lobby also offers a space for local artisans to display and sell their works.

While travelers may find it easy to lose themselves in Surftides sprawling beachfront campus, the Picataggios are also passionate about sharing the adventurous side of the Oregon Coast with their guests. Surftides’ employs a designated Adventure Concierge, who is available to help guests arrange recreational and educational activities such as horseback riding on the beach, tidepool walks, foraging for mushrooms, wild greens, and mussels, as well as painting and jewelry-making through the newly minted “Enrichment Activity” program. Other enrichment activity options include whale watching, kite surfing, clamming, crabbing, kayaking, fishing, glass blowing, tours of local wineries and breweries, along with local spa treatments. Guests are also encouraged to take out one of Surftides’ mountain bikes and explore Lincoln City’s charming downtown, located just minutes from the property.

Surftides also welcomes small meetings, groups, weddings, and other events. The hotel’s three conference and event rooms - totaling more than 4,000 square feet - are perfectly designed for intimate gatherings up to 120 guests. The Henry Melville Room, the largest of the three at 2,170 sq. ft. may be split into two rooms and is an ideal setting for a conference or awards dinner. Smaller events are a perfect fit in the Ernest Hemingway room, accommodating up to 40 guests, and the intimate James Joyce room for 30 guests offers access to a full kitchen – perfect for family reunions. Catering for all events is offered on site and features organic, local ingredients to complement the hotel’s overall commitment to sustainability. Tailor made for hosting film production crews, Surftides also features a production office that may double as an onsite meeting planners office for week-long events.

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Surftides, part of the Farmer’s Daughter Hotel Group, features 141 guest rooms, over 4,000 square feet of meeting space, and the upcoming MIST restaurant, serving traditional surf and turf cuisine enhanced by local and organic ingredients - all boasting beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean. Located just 2 hours southwest of Portland, Lincoln City is an enchanting artist colony and laid-back beach resort town. The breathtaking environs - from rain forests and wetlands to fir-covered sea cliffs and over seven miles of pristine sand beaches - make it an ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts while the thriving arts scene provides shopping, cultural, and educational opportunities for leisure travelers, families, and art lovers.

Other Farmer’s Daughter Hotel Group properties include the Farmer’s Daughter Hotel in Los Angeles, California and the Bel-Aire Inn in Lincoln City, Oregon.

2945 NW Jetty Ave. Lincoln City, Oregon. 800-452-2159. www.surftidesinn.com.

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.

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.
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

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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Newly renovated, 30 upscale rooms, on north end of Lincoln City, close to everything. Spa-like feeling, w/ luxury linens & robes, pillow top mattresses, flat screen TV's, granite counters and more all add to pampering. Oceanfront and ocean view units w/ gas fireplace. Hot Tub units. Romance packages. Luxury Room for every budget: meeting and wedding spaces too.

17 lavish, beachfront suites feature Jacuzzi or outdoor hot tub, gas fireplace, luxury robes & linens, TV, two-headed showers. Three large suites have kitchens. Private deck w/ BBQ available. No smoking or pets. Perfect for romantic getaway, honeymoon.


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.