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Thanksgiving Lodging Openings for Oregon Beaches
(Oregon Coast) – The big holiday tradition for many families is to transplant them to the coast for Thanksgiving, especially those with kitchen units so large feasts can be prepared by the beach. Thus vacation rentals are a big attraction.
Many lodgings along the coast are reporting being filled up for the holiday, but BeachConnection.net has a sampling of those open. This is not an all-inclusive list, but spotlights some of those with openings in areas all over the upper half of the Oregon coast.
General Oregon Coast
Oregon Beach Vacations. Literally over 100 homes available as vacation rentals – all quite distinctive and carefully selected to be special. Find them in Florence, Yachats, Waldport, Newport, Nye Beach, Otter Rock, Depoe Bay, Gleneden Beach, Lincoln Beach, Lincoln City, Neskowin, Pacific City, Tierra Del Mar, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside and Astoria. Offices in Lincoln City and Cannon Beach. 1-800-723-2383. www.oregonbeachvacations.com
Sand & Sea Condominiums. Right on the Promenade, features floor-to-ceiling windows w/ ocean view or partial ocean view vistas. Each spacious condo individually owned, decorated. Each unit w/ full kitchen, gas fireplace, free hi-speed internet, cable TV, VCR/DVD, generous living and dining areas, and spacious lanai. One or two bedrooms with one or two bathrooms and can sleep up to six people. Full housekeeping, linen service. Sauna and an indoor pool. 475 South Prom, Seaside, Oregon. 1-877-220-8312. 503-738-8441. www.sandandseaoregon.com.
The Tides By the Sea, Seaside. For over 60 years it’s been a favorite of Seaside visitors. There's a sense of history as well as modern luxury here, where 46 oceanfront condos come in various incarnations and are individually decorated. Find suites, small apartments with fireplaces or kitchenettes, one or two bedroom units, and rooms with fireplaces, kitchens, and dining rooms. Also, cottages that sleep anywhere from two to eight people, with two bedrooms, fireplaces and kitchens. There’s a heated outdoor pool, and enormous grounds, all at the deserted southern end of the Prom. 2316 Beach Drive. Seaside, Oregon. 800-548-2846. www.thetidesbythesea.com
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.
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
Cannon Beach Vacation Rentals. 60 vacation homes to choose from, all in Cannon Beach or Arch Cape. There are massive, grandiose homes with historic character; brand new, smaller cozy cottages, and even condos near the beach. All oceanfront or very close. Sleep as many as 12. Highlights include garden areas, clawfoot tub, hot tubs, oceanfront townhouse, gas log fireplace, lawns, a deck, multiple bedrooms, a solarium with an intense beach view and maybe even an electric organ. Some homes are in a condo complex w/ swimming pool. Some pet friendly. 164 Sunset. Cannon Beach, Oregon. 503-436-0940. 866-436-0940. www.visitcb.com
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.
Manzanita, Wheeler, Nehalem
San Dune Inn, Manzanita. Just blocks from the beach, this cuddly little pet- and family friendly charmer boasts a host of complimentary fun stuff like beach games, beach chairs and bikes for carousing around town on, among other things. There are also free movies. Immaculate rooms - sense of fun and quirkiness as well. Small pet fee. www.sanduneinn.com. 428 Dorcas Lane, Manzanita. 503-368-5163.
Sunset Vacation Rentals. About 70 homes to choose from in north Oregon coast hotspots like Manzanita, Neah-Kah-Nie, Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach and the secretive Falcon Cove. These beauties sleep anywhere from two to 20 and many are pet friendly. Cozy bungalows to large homes with vaulted ceilings – beach funk to cutting edge. Huge array of amenities, such as vintage appliances, woodstove, DSL, wraparound deck, fireplace, soaker tub or wet bar and more – depending on home. 186 Laneda Ave., Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-7969. 800-883-7784. www.ssvr.com.
Manzanita Rental Company. More than 70 homes on the beachfront of Manzanita, near the golf course, or on Neahkahnie. Large, modern homes or classic beach cottages w/ character may have hardwood floors, light knotty wood walls, open beam ceilings, skylights or lots of windows. Some pet friendly with a fee. Full kitchens and other features. Pay for six nights, get the seventh night free. 686 Manzanita Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 541-996-2955 or 1-800-224-7660. Web Site Here
Wheeler on the Bay Lodge and Marina. Front door access to kayaking, fishing on your own private dock. Each unit uniquely decorated. Affordable family-oriented rooms to luxurious, cozy rooms for romantic getaways. All come with fireplace, microwave, fridge, TV with DVD player, free movie rentals and coffee maker (coffee, tea, hot chocolate, apple cider). Some suites w/ hot tub spas, with in-room massages available. Highway 101, 580 Marine, Wheeler, Oregon. 503-368-5858. 800-469-3204. www.wheeleronthebay.com
OceanEdge Vacation Rentals. Nearly 30 ocean front, ocean view homes, or across the street from the beach. Homes for 2 or 12 people. Over half pet friendly w/ free internet. All w/ basics like kitchens, TV, VCR, DVD, CD player, BBQ, dishwashers and washers/dryers, and often a garage. Some may have large decks, sauna or hot tub, open lawn, stone patio, outdoor furniture, a loft, or maybe even a piano. 330 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. (503) 368-3343. www.oceanedge-vacation-rentals.com
Old Wheeler Hotel, Wheeler. Right on the Nehalem Bay, you’ll be captivated by this famed little hotel that’s huge on splendor. Beauty resonates and oozes from every little nook and cranny, with a soothing color scheme, a bay view from almost every room, hard wood floors and a classical décor that's warm and imparts extravagance. Wi-fi. Each room w/ vibrant charm and nice little details. All rooms non-smoking. Hwy 101 and Gregory, Wheeler, Oregon. www.oldwheelerhotel.com. 877-4theview.
Sea Sweet Vacation Rentals, Oceanside. A jaw-dropping view awaits you at this small collection of unbelievably luxurious rental homes that sit on a clifftop overlooking Oceanside and Netarts. One a deluxe, luxury two-bedroom, two-bath suite that sleeps as many as five, comes with a large Jacuzzi and features a beautiful kitchen and stunning décor. The other a three bedroom, three-bath unit that houses eight people and has two Jacuzzis, as well as modern kitchen and a sense of the sleek and posh. Both have laundry facilities, TV/VCR and require a two-night minimum. Ask about third cozy little rental apartment down the street, with two bedrooms, two baths, kitchenette, DVD and VCR, sunroom and a large deck. Combine all units to host as many as 17 guests. Located between Netarts and Oceanside on Reeder Street. 503-815-3937 or 503 398 4671. www.oregoncoast.com/skymac
Inn at Spanish Head. Specials abound for the holiday: check their website. All oceanfront rooms - nestled against a rugged cliffside. Dine in penthouse restaurant and bar. Studios to suites w/ microwaves and refrigerators to full kitchens. Wi-fi, spa, saunas, exercise room and heated swimming pool. Conference, meeting rooms, wedding planner. 4009 SW Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 1-800-452-8127 or 541-996-2161. www.spanishhead.com
Sea Horse Oceanfront Lodging (and vacation rentals). Panoramic views. Spacious family suites & fully equipped cottages/vacation rentals. Heated indoor pool, dramatic oceanfront spa, free continental breakfast, conference room, free casino shuttle & HBO. Fireplaces, private decks and spas available. Some pet friendly. Senior discounts. Kids 18/under stay free in parents' room. Very attractive rates. 1301 NW 21st Street, Lincoln City, Oregon 97367. Toll Free 800-662-2101 or 541-994-2101. www.seahorsemotel.com
Olivia Beach. In the middle of a coastal forest: a pedestrian-friendly community within a community, all a short walk to beach. Cozy yet classy homes come with numerous amenities. May include: hot tub, campfire pit, gourmet kitchen, wi-fi, video games, outdoor shower, granite countertops, wood floors, covered front porch, backyard, deck, patio furniture, garage, washer/dryer, dishwasher, fully stocked kitchen, luxury furnishings, outdoor shower and much more. Some pet friendly. At southern end of Lincoln City. 866-994-7026. www.oliviabeach.com.
Liberty Inn. Elegant rooms all decorated with cherrywood furnishings and host of amenities: refrigerator, microwave, writing desk, DVD player, sitting area and Wi-Fi. Some boast natural gas fireplace or in-room Jacuzzi. Complimentary breakfast buffet. Indoor pool, exercise room and spa. Handicap accessible w/ elevator, guest laundry. Larger groups; fabulous business facilities. Complimentary 24-hour shuttle to casino. 4990 NE Logan Rd. Lincoln City, Oregon. (541) 994-1777. 877-994-1777. www.libertyinn.com
Bella Beach. Over 40 upscale homes are for rent in park-like surroundings, next to the pristine beaches just south of Lincoln City. Rustic architectural themes abound; front porches with a neighborly feel are the emphasis. Gas fireplaces, wi-fi, wood floors, washer/dryer, luxury furnishings and granite countertops among the many features you’ll find. Accommodations for groups as large as 60. Some pet friendly. In Lincoln Beach, between Depoe Bay and Lincoln City. 866-994-7026. www.bellabeach.com.
Trollers Lodge . A charming collection of rooms and awe-inspiringly beautiful vacation rentals, overlooks the drama of the waves. Rooms and suites in the motel impeccably maintained, with a personal touch. Lovely garden area, porch with a wonderful view, gas grills with a picnic spot, phones, cable TV and some rooms with ocean vistas. Very pet friendly. Three truly remarkable vacation homes are available as well as motel, starting at $150 a night. 355 SW Hwy 101 * (800) 472-9335 or (541) 765-2287. www.trollerslodge.com.
The Landing At Newport. Condominium-style, overlooking Yaquina Bay. Area is often warmer than the actual beach, and immune from fog. Steps from dockside fishing, crabbing, or short drive to the area’s best restaurants and beaches. All units fully furnished: featuring elevator access, gas fireplaces, washers, dryers, maple cabinetry, kitchens, and marina-view units with either one or two bedrooms. Larger units have a dining area w/ spectacular views. Some pet friendly. 890 SE Bay Blvd. Newport, Oregon. 541-574-6777. 800-749-4993. www.thelandingatnewport.com
Oregon Beach House Rentals. 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. 888-755-7783. www.cottagesbythebeach.com.
Dublin House Motel, Yachats. Plenty of surprises await. 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. 101 and 7th St. Yachats, Oregon. 866-922-4287. www.dublinhousemotel.com
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