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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

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.

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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


Oregon Coast Wine News: New Sellers, NASCAR Connection

Nehalem Bay Winery

(Nehalem, Oregon) – Two geographically distant parts of the Oregon coast are connecting via a bottle of wine, a central coast B&B now features fine wines for its guests – and a north coast winery has snagged a relationship with NASCAR.

At the Nehalem Bay Winery, employee John Forrester recently became one of a handful of Oregon people to hop on a NASCAR team.

He’s part of the pit crew for Ryan Newman – actually the crew’s official barbecue chef.

Nehalem Bay Winery sponsors him on his NASCAR jaunts around the country by buying the food that he serves Newman and other members of his crew. Forrester estimates he goes out at least once a month on races with Newman, where he gets all access passes to the races and the facility.

“I can go anywhere,” Forrester said. It means he regularly gets to hobnob with racing stars of all kinds, including heroes like Gordon or Earnhardt.

As one of Nehalem Bay Winery’s top sellers, he’s been able to convince some NASCAR officials to come out to Oregon and grab some of the coastal nectar. Ryan Newman has even served the wine at a recent birthday part of his.

Since Nehalem Bay Winery has also become a dealer for Traeger Grills, Forrester has been using Traeger grills at the racetrack.

Nehalem Bay Winery. Hyw 53 - between Wheeler and Nehalem. 888-368-9463. www.nehalembaywinery.com

The delicious cellar of wonders at Ona Beach B&B and Bunkhouse near Newport

Just south of Newport lays a rugged stretch of rather clandestine coastline, sparsely populated by a few homes and a handful of businesses. Along here sits the luxurious Ona Beach B&B and Bunkhouse, which has always had a large wine cellar full of wondrous examples of vino, which they have shared with guests by the glass for some time.

Now, however, they are allowing guests to purchase some of their stellar collection of 550 wines. Co-owner Don Weller said some of these date back to 1998, and include wines from Australia, Italy, France, Chile and many from the U.S.

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.

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.

“Cellar conditions are optimum - cool, humid and dark - in our undercroft,” said Weller. “We've always poured a complimentary glass for guests. we are now opening our cellar for purchase of most wines.”

There are also many famous wine labels from Oregon: Abiqua Wind, Anne Amie, Ponzi Vineyards, Troon Vineyard, Argyle, Tyee and the famed Sokol Blosser Winery.

14389 S. Coast Hwy. South Beach, Oregon (Between Newport and Waldport). (541) 867-2923.www.onabeachb-b.com.

In Astoria, the Cannery Pier Hotel was selected by Depoe Bay’s Flying Dutchman Winery as the exclusive retail distributor of Flying Dutchman wines outside of their own retail operations. This partnership adds to the selection of Oregon specialties already available in the hotel gift boutique. The hotel has also started offering Flying Dutchman wines during their weekend happy hour for guests.

The Flying Dutchman Winery is just a stone's throw from the awe of the Devil's Punchbowl

“We’re proud to add the Flying Dutchman wines to the assortment of fine Oregon products that we sell in our gift boutique,” said Jake Jacob, owner of the Cannery Pier Hotel. “It’s an honor to be able to sell the only Oregon wine produced on the West coast in the oldest town on the West coast.”

Flying Dutchman winery, a small family owned winery, has been producing wine with ocean views since 1997.The Flying Dutchman is the only working winery on the Oregon coast. Dubbed as Oregon’s first “micro-winery” the Flying Dutchman has been winning awards since its first barrel. The very first vintage of Pinot Noir was awarded a gold medal at the 1999 Oregon State fair.

The Cannery Pier Hotel is built on the site of the former Union Fish Cannery, 600 feet into the Columbia River with architecture and décor reflecting the heritage of the community. Guests are treated to unparalleled views of a real working river, as well as views out to Cape Disappointment Lighthouse and nearby Washington. To find out more about the Cannery Pier Hotel or make reservations, visit www.cannerypierhotel.com.

The Flying Dutchman sits perched on a cliff high above the Pacific at Otter Rock – just south of Depoe Bay. The boutique winery has earned a reputation for consistently producing wines of distinction. www.dutchmanwinery.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.

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

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
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.
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.


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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 beaches

A mysterious lighthouse, upscale yet earthy, a huge monolith, fine eateries & an art mecca

Manzanita's beaches, Nehalem and Wheeler's quirky beauty; laid back Rockaway

Garibaldi, Barview, Bay City, Tillamook & an oceanfront ghost town

The hidden secret of the coast: Cape Meares, a lighthouse, Oceanside, Netarts and Pacific City

Miles & miles of unbroken beaches, Cascade Head, Neskowin and many manmade attractions
A spouting horn downtown, freaky hidden cliffs and whales, whales, whales
Time-tripping Nye Beach, a bustling bayfront, marine science-central and two lighthouses

Pristine, even secretive sands and wild geologic landmarks

Constantly dramatic wave action, a mix of the rugged & upscale

25 miles of deserted beaches & oodles of wonders

A lighthouse, ancient bayfront and miles and miles of fluffy dunes

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