Shrimpalope - Cute 1 bedroom, Hot Tub, Pet Friendly, Center of Town and Near Beach!
Shrimpalope is a great little beach cottage, right in the center of town and very close to the beach. A short 3 minute walk to the shops and restaurants in town and a 5 minute walk to the beach! Park your car and walk everywhere.
This is a perfect place for a family or a small group of friends.
Our beach house has a total of 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. The main house is a one bedroom, one bath cottage plus a separate one room cabana with a half bath. The main house has just over 700 square feet, and was recently updated with new floors, new paint and new furniture. The dining room has a large table that seats six. The living living room has a cozy pellet stove, 2 sleeper sofas and a love seat. The bedroom is accessed through french doors from the living room and has a queen sized bed. The kitchen has a new range, floor and paint (no dishwasher). The house has one small bathroom with a shower. There is also a laundry room with a washer and dryer. A sliding glass door off the living room leads to the backyard deck and hot tub.
The one room detached cabana with a separate exterior entrance that is just across the deck from the main house, has a queen bed, wall mounted TV and a half bathroom.
The house sleeps up to 6 people (2 in bedroom, 2 in cabana and 2 on living room sofa), with plenty of room at the dining table and living room for everyone. There is enough parking for about 3 cars in driveway and the front of the house and there is even room to park your boat.
About Rockaway Beach:
Rockaway Beach is a small coastal resort town located only about 1.5 hours from Portland. It has a beautiful 7 mile continuous beach anchored by Tillamook Bay to the south and Nehalem Bay to the north. It’s a great location with everything you need within a short drive.
Things to do:
Walk to town (about ½ mile) and visit the shops and restaurants
Walk or drive to the beach and enjoy the 7 miles of continuous sandy beach
Take the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad from Rockaway north to Wheeler and south to Garibaldi
Hike or mountain bike the logging roads in the forest behind the house. Enjoy a panoramic view of the ocean from the top of the hills
Visit The Original Pronto Pup to see the world’s largest corn dog and ride the mechanical corn dog (the Pronto Pup is the earliest known corn dog and was invented in Rockaway Beach in 1939)
Charter fishing for lingcod, rockfish and halibut in Garibaldi
Rent motor boats and go crabbing in Garabaldi and Nehalem Bay
Fishing in the many lakes right in town (Lake Lytle, Spring Lake, Nedonna Lake)
See one of the largest western red cedars in the country right in the heart of Rockaway
Kayak in the many waterways throughout Tillamook County
Visit the Tillamook Cheese Factory
Pedal the Tillamook Bay Railroad with Oregon Coast Railriders in Garibaldi
Explore the tide pools at Three Graces Rocks at low tide just south of Barview Jetty
Go clamming in Garibaldi
Drive North through Wheeler, Nehalem, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside and Astoria
Drive South through Tillamook, Neskowin, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay and Newport
Other Things to Note:
Prices are subject to change and are not guaranteed until booking is confirmed.
Well behaved pets may be allowed with host's permission and a small fee (2 pets max). Please let us know if you will be bringing pets when booking.
2-3 nights minimum stay in Summer, 3-4 nights for Summer holidays, 3-4 nights for Winter holidays and 2 nights the rest of the year.
Maximum occupancy for the property is 6 people.
An additional cleaning fee may be required if excessive trash is left in the house or yard. Rockaway Beach does not have curb-side recycling, so guest are required to take recyclables (glass bottles, cans, etc) to the local recycling centers in Rockaway or Tillamook.
Additional details and check-out procedures are available in the house manual.
No parties (without owner approval)
No fires (other than in the fireplace and fire pit)
Quiet hours between 10 PM and 8 AM
Maximum occupancy for the property is 4 people
Pets are welcome with Host approval and a small fee (2 pets maximum and please keep pets off the furniture)
Help us keep our place nice and clean for guests!