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The Oregon Coast boasts a spectacular wind-swept shoreline stretching for 363 miles from the Columbia River in the north to the California state border in the south. There are plenty of beautiful beach towns to visit and more than a hundred beaches to explore, with everything from long, driftwood-strewn stretches to idyllic sands set in secluded coves. If you’re looking for the ultimate beach getaway, you’ll find quite a few beachfront hotels that are sure to provide the perfect base, with everything from budget-friendly properties to luxurious resorts.
Stephanie Inn - Cannon Beach
Stephanie Inn is an adults-only hotel ideal for romance seekers of all types who want to be just steps from the beach. Enjoy strolls along the sand, exploring the tide pools around Haystack Rock, which is just outside your door, and stellar wildlife watching for everything from puffins to whales. Accommodation is in luxurious oceanfront rooms, all of which come with private patios or balconies, in-room Jacuzzis for two, and cozy fireplaces. Massage services are available on-site, and there are several complimentary perks, including buffet-style breakfasts, afternoon wine receptions, and evening drinks. Guests also enjoy free shuttle service to downtown. The fine dining restaurant offers mouthwatering dishes inspired by seasonal Pacific Northwest ingredients.
Headlands Coastal Lodge & Spa - Pacific City
Located right on Pacific City Beach in the Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, Headlands Coastal Lodge & Spa is a top-rated Oregon Coast hotel that offers a wide range of activities and magnificent ocean views. It includes the gorgeous Tidepools Spa, which has an outdoor hot tub where you can soak with that stunning view of the Pacific. Beach yoga, surf lessons, and tai chi are available, and there’s also a bar/restaurant with a fireplace for enjoying refreshing cocktails or dining on delectable seafood dishes with beach views. Accommodation is in oceanfront lodge rooms or luxurious oceanfront cottages with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, iPads, minifridges, coffeemakers, and fireplaces. Some come with whirlpool tubs too.
Hallmark Resort & Spa - Cannon Beach
One of the best beachfront hotels in the U.S., Hallmark Resort & Spa overlooks Haystack Rock and a gorgeous stretch of sand, along with magnificent ocean and mountain views. Look forward to tranquil strolls and exploring the tide pools, with many often filled with colorful creatures like starfish, sea anemones, and hermit crabs. In the spring, enjoy some of the best sightings of tufted puffins in the Pacific Northwest. Between late November and January, and again from late March to June, migrating whales can often be seen passing by. You can even look forward to taking in those incredible views right from your private balcony while sipping your morning coffee. Rooms also include gas fireplaces and romantic two-person spa tubs. The resort also offers heated saltwater pools, a full-service spa, free bike rentals, and complimentary use of DVDs.
Inn at Nye Beach - Newport
Less than a five-minute walk to the beach and a few miles from the Oregon Coast Aquarium and other fun things to do in Newport, Inn at Nye Beach near Newport offers a comfortable stay in rooms that come with flat-screen cable TVs, DVD players, French press coffeemakers, tea infusers, microwaves, mini-fridges, gas fireplaces, and either patios or balconies. The property offers a free weekly wine social, and all guests enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast and home-baked cookies. On the property, you’ll also find a fitness center, gift shop, outdoor hot tub, outdoor fireplaces, and a full-service spa.
Surfside Resort - Rockaway Beach
Located on Rockaway Beach, which extends for miles in either direction, Surfside Resort offers direct access to the sand. It’s an excellent choice for families, with two-bedroom suites and complimentary beach toys. While there’s no restaurant on-site, all units come with fully equipped kitchens for making your own meals, along with gas fireplaces and private balconies, many featuring unobstructed ocean views. There’s a heated indoor pool, and free snacks are available in the lobby too.
Surfsand Resort - Cannon Beach
Iconic Haystack Rock can be seen from nearly every vantage point at Surfsand Resort, along with sweeping coastline views. This top-rated Oregon resort offers a blissful stay with a wide range of amenities, like a fitness center, an indoor heated pool, and a sauna. Bring your four-legged best friend, as dog-friendly welcome baskets are provided. Beach cruiser bicycles and helmets are available for complimentary use for kids and adults. Other free perks include the seasonal Surfsand Weenie Roast, Community Beach Bonfire, and Saturday Ice Cream Social. If you want to enjoy a private bonfire with s’mores, it can be arranged for a nominal fee on a seasonal basis, weather permitting. Fine dining is available at the Wayfarer Restaurant & Lounge, and room service is available too. Many of the rooms come with private balconies, ocean views, and gas fireplaces. All have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minifridges, microwaves, and coffeemakers.
Moolack Shores Inn - Newport
Moolack Shores Inn overlooks beautiful Beverly Beach and its six-mile-long stretch of sands. It’s just a short drive from the Oregon Coast Aquarium, Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and Beverly Beach State Park, where you’ll find picnic areas, whale-watching viewpoints, and tidepools teeming with sea life. The rooms and suites are all individually decorated, all featuring private decks for enjoying the fabulous ocean views among the fresh salty sea air, coffeemakers, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi. Most have attractive vaulted wood-beam ceilings, fireplaces, minifridges, and microwaves. Units with kitchens are available for those who want to save on dining out. While there is no restaurant on-site, you’ll find many nearby, and complimentary coffee and snacks are available in the lobby.
Inn at Spanish Head Resort Hotel - Lincoln City
The only resort in Oregon built right on the beach, the Inn at Spanish Head Resort Hotel is nestled in the ocean bluffs along the central coast. Guests enjoy dramatic ocean views from floor-to-ceiling windows in every room. All come with flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, microwaves, and mini-fridges. Many include oceanfront balconies and kitchenettes with cooktops. For more space and a full kitchen, book one of the suites. You’ll have access to miles of beautiful sands, easily reached via the elevator. As one of Oregon’s most amazing spa resorts, there’s a lavish spa for indulging in pampering treatments like heated stone massage or perhaps a combination of acupuncture and aromatherapy. All can be enjoyed with a soundtrack of the crashing surf. Other highlights include an outdoor heated pool and hot tub, a fitness room, and an on-site restaurant/bar serving a seafood-focused menu complemented by jaw-dropping ocean views from the 10th floor.
Schooner Cove Inn - Cannon Beach
A value-priced beachfront resort that’s family-run, Schooner Cove Inn offers warm and welcoming hospitality within walking distance of downtown Cannon Beach and its many shops, art galleries, bakeries, coffee houses, and restaurants. On the grounds, there’s an oceanfront hot tub where you can relax while enjoying the sounds of the waves, along with a picnic area and BBQ grills. The spacious suites include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with DVD players, and kitchens with stovetops so you can save on dining out. Many include decks with ocean views, and some have fireplaces too.
Ebb Tide Oceanfront Inn - Seaside
One of Seaside’s best hotels, The Ebb Tide Oceanfront Inn provides access to the approximately three miles of wide, powdery sands, just steps from the 1.5-mile-long oceanfront promenade. You’ll have easy access to many activities, from kite flying and sandcastle building to long walks, bonfires, and surfing. It has an indoor heated pool and hot tub for swimming and relaxing year-round, while all rooms come with at least a partial ocean view. Many have ocean-view balconies along with upscale perks like gas fireplaces and kitchenettes. Some have jetted tubs too. All include free Wi-Fi, cable TV, coffeemakers, microwaves, and complimentary breakfasts.
The Waves - Cannon Beach
The Waves is a locally-owned property that offers excellent value for families, with units ranging from studio-size to two bedrooms, most of which include kitchenettes or full kitchens, fireplaces, and decks. All come with coffeemakers, microwaves, cable TV, and free Wi-Fi. The hotel is perfectly positioned to take advantage of spectacular ocean views and includes a beachfront whirlpool, complimentary beach toys, and DVDs for movie nights.
Windermere on the Beach - Bandon
Overlooking the beach in southern Oregon, Windermere on the Beach offers easy access to the beach via a private walkway from the front lawn. It’s made up of cottage-style units located less than a 10-minute walk from Old Bandon Golf Links. All come with ocean views, with the waves close enough to let them lull you to sleep each night. Free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, microwaves, and minifridges are all included too. Some units have private decks or patios, fireplaces, and kitchenettes with stovetops, while two duplex cottages come with full kitchens.