Cabins on the north coast of Oregon come in different sizes and price ranges. The vacation rentals below set themselves apart with quality. Some are perfect for family reunions or large groups and others for a single family. Some are ideal for that romantic getaway.
Cabins on the north coast are only a couple of hours from Portland and for that reason they have more visitors than the central and southern Oregon coast. It is wise to book cabins on the north coast of Oregon early especially if you are visiting during the summer months or around the holidays.
The town of Gearhart has less hustle and bustle than many of the touristy towns on the northern Oregon Coast. It is a place for quiet relaxation that will make you think you are in a New England coastal village. If you do want some action, and teenagers might, the town of Seaside is just a short distance to the south.
You don't have to go to Seaside for a great meal out though. Top recommended restaurants in Gearhart are:
Ocean View Lodge is the place to go for a workshop, retreat, wedding, or family reunion. The lodge can sleep up to 26 people with eight bedrooms and four bathrooms. There is parking for 20 cars. It is situated on two acres over looking the bay and the ocean. Both are just a short walk away. There is a patio with picnic tables and a gas grill.
Rates and reviews: Ocean View Lodge
Rockaway Beach, Oregon is located north of Tillamook and has been a popular beach lovers destination for a hundred years. With seven miles of sandy beach for kite flying, beachcombing for shells, bird watching, walking, and just enjoying the surf, you will have plenty to do. Away from the beach you can take a ride on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad behind a steam locomotive along Tillamook Bay. Or you can charter a fishing boat and try your luck at catching a nice salmon for your dinner.
Top recommended restaurants in Rockaway Beach are:
You will be right on the beach at Surf's Edge which has two bedrooms, three baths, and sleeps 8 people. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you might need and there is a BBQ on the patio. Children are welcome and there are plenty of games, puzzles, and books to keep them occupied when they are not on the beach.
Rates and reviews: Surf's Edge
This Oregon coast cabin has a 180 degree view of the ocean from the crows nest. There are two bedrooms and two baths. The cabin will sleep six people. There is a large fire pit on the beach side where you can build a fire, roast hot dogs and marshmallows, and watch the sun go down.
Rates and reviews: Seafarer's Cabin
This turn-of-the-century cottage has been completely refurbished inside. It has three bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. One bedroom is a sleeping loft with four single beds so the house sleeps up to 8 people. It is only a short walk straight out to the sandy beach.
Rates and reviews: Saltair Charming
You will enjoy the view of the ocean from the second floor of this home where the living area and kitchen are located. The house has three bedrooms and each bedroom has its own bathroom. There is both an upper and a lower deck with outdoor furniture. A hot tub is located on one deck off one of the bedrooms.
Rates and reviews: Twin Rocks Haven
Oceanside is located off the Three Capes Scenic Loop just 11 miles from Tillamook. The beaches are sandy and great for beachcombin, clamming, fishing, and picnics. Cheese lovers will enjoy visiting the Tillamook Cheese Factory and the Blue Heron French Cheese Company. The Tillamook Air Museum and Blimp Hangar is nearby on Hyw 101. The Cape Meares Lighthouse is just a short distance up the coast.
Top recommended restaurants in Oceanside are:
Arch Rock Cottage is perched on the side of a hill overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It has two bedrooms, one bath, and sleeps four. It is a quiet place where all you can hear is the ocean surf below.
Rates and reviews: Arch Rock Cottage
The ocean is so close you will almost feel like you can reach out and touch it. This is a great vacation rental for beachcombing or storm watching on a stormy winter day. The home has three bedrooms, two baths, and sleeps eight people. There is a deck with BBQ and a fireplace with wood provided.
Rates and reviews: Oceanfront Cottage
This Oceanside vacation rental, as its name implies, has a wonderful view of the ocean. The home has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and sleeps 8 people. The main living area is upstairs but there is a separate living area downstairs with its own TV and DVD player. The home is within walking distance of the two restaurants mentioned above.
Rates and reviews: Incredible View
Pacific City is about 20 miles north of Lincoln City. It is a small town of around 400 people in the winter but swells in the spring and summer when the vacation rentals are occupied. It is at the southern end of the Three Capes Scenic Drive.
Enjoying the beautiful beach is tops among the many things to do in Pacific City. You can search the beach for agates, dig for clams, dip your toes in the surf, or fly a kite. Fish for Dungeness Crab, salmon, steelhead, and trout (in the Nestucca River) or surf fish for Ling Cod and bottom fish. The waves around Kiwanda Rock are popular for surfing.
Top recommended restaurants in Pacific City are:
You will have a panoramic view of the ocean from the large deck. This home has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and sleeps up to 11 people. The list of amenities goes on and on and includes private decks off two bedrooms, a hot tub on the deck, free arcade games for the kids, marble bathrooms, two refrigerators, Weber Gas BBQ, pool table, and more.
Rates and reviews: Breathtaking View
You can walk right from the deck onto the sand of the beach when you stay at this beautiful home. The kids will love it and so will the dog. The home has three bedrooms, three bathrooms and sleeps eight people.
Rates and reviews: Beachfront