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Unique 2BR Long Beach Peninsula Loft: The Surf Perch, Ilwaco

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5-6)

The Surf Perch is a beautifully renovated two bedroom loft in Ilwaco, Washington, at the southern end of the Long Beach Peninsula. Located on the upper (2nd) floor of an historic building in downtown Ilwaco, this light-and-bright space has been completely renovated and includes everything you'd expect from a luxury vacation rental.

The Surf Perch is located less than 5 minutes from the beach by car and about three blocks from the picturesque Port of Ilwaco. Walk out the front door and you're literally steps away from galleries, shops, restaurants, museums, pubs, hiking trails, antique stores, as well as several excellent charter fishing outfits. You're at the doorstep of all the Long Beach Peninsula has to offer.

For the foodies... cranberries and oysters are two of the Peninsula’s biggest exports. Cranberry bogs can be seen all along the Peninsula’s back roads, while Willapa Bay is home to the purest-tasting oysters anywhere; you can find them on most local menus. And don't forget the super-fresh seafood right off the boats in the Port of Ilwaco. Visit one of the many excellent local restaurants - several within easy walking distance - to sample the local bounty for yourself.

Explore the Lewis and Clark National Historic Park, visit two historic lighthouses at Cape Disappointment State Park, kayak on several amazing waterways, hike the Discovery Trail, go charter fishing, hunt for antiques, browse the many galleries or just visit the 20+ mile long beach ... you probably don't have enough time to do all there is to do here!

The Surf Perch is professionally managed by Pacific Realty Property Management - Call 1-888-879-5479 to reserve or for more information.

Please note that during holiday weeks or weekends a minimum stay might be required, please see the rate schedule for details. During the week of the International Kite Festival, a 7 night minimum stay is required. Kite festival is the third full week of August every year.

More Details

Property Manager
Andy Mazal
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017


Ilwaco Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower , Shower only, no tub.
  • One bathroom with a shower (no tub). Washer and dryer located in the bathroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Second Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Futon in Living room - 1 double
  • One Queen bed in the master bedroom sleeps two. Bunk in the second bedroom sleeps three: A double bed is the lower bed on a 'twin over full' bunk bed and sleeps two, while a twin bed is the upper bed on the bunk and sleeps one. There is one Graco Pack n' Play Baby Crib for baby or toddler (folds up and out of the way, in closet). In the living room a fold-out full-size Futon sleeps one or two.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Important notes: - The Surf Perch is a second-floor unit accessible only via stairs. Bathroom includes a shower only, no tub. - A $70 cleaning fee will be charged PER STAY (not per night) and the cleaning fee cannot be waived. - 9.8% taxes will be charged. - If paying by cash or check, a $150 refundable security deposit will be due at the time of rental. - If paying by credit card no security deposit will be charged, but if there is damage or significant additional cleaning expenses your card will be charged for it. - Payment Methods: We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover Card, Pop Money, personal checks and money orders.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Unique 2BR Long Beach Peninsula Loft: The Surf Perch, Ilwaco
average rating of 4.8 based on 15 reviews

Great location. Very clean property and well managed.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment sits right across the trail to Cape Disappointment State Park, about 150 yards away. And it's 5 mins drive to the beach. I mean, you can actually drive the car onto the beach through 38th PL. I feel lucky that we didn't pay double price to book a room at Long Beach.

The place is quite spacious. And the kitchen is convenient, with all the cookware you may need. We bought some fresh seafood from the market near by, and boiled right here. Yummy... can't have this if we stayed in the hotel room.

The property is managed by Pacific Realty. It's good to know someone is on duty to take care of you.

Parking is on the street. It's a quiet street so you won't have to compete for a spot.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great apartment for a weekend stay in Ilwaco!

  • 5 of 5

Loved this place. Super functional and conveniently located! If I'm in town again, I'd definitely consider renting this place again!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our family (2 adults, 2 young kids) stayed at the Surf Perch for a long weekend in July. The location was PERFECT for us -- we loved being only a few blocks from downtown Ilwaco and just down the road from Cape Disappointment State Park. We also loved having easy access to the less-crowded areas and car-free sections of beach in the State Park and at the southern end of Long Beach -- we highly recommend Benson Beach in Cape Disappointment State Park (past Waikiki Beach, all the way at the end of Jetty Road) and Seaview (the 1.5 miles north of 38th Pl. are car free in summer).

The apartment was clean, comfortable, spacious, and kid-friendly. We hope to get back to this area again next year, and we would rent this place again in a heartbeat. 5 stars!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

I rented this home for a slam bam finish to a surprise birthday weekend I arranged for my boyfriend. We had a few friends come with us from out of town. It was a wonderful stay! Everything was clean and tidy, the sound system was great and the furnature and beds comfortable. I had no complaints at all! Enough dishes and bakeware for what we needed. It is indeed on the main strip there, but no road noise bothered us at all. Super near by the port, and just a short jaunt to the various shops and restaurants. Not far away from Astoria either, which is where my favourite brewery is (Buoy). The outside doesn't look like fact I wasn't sure I was at the right place. However once we all walked inside we were instantly thrilled. Thank you thank you! We all had a wonderful time staying in this home!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable, clean, and quiet

  • 4 of 5

I almost dislike describing the place, fearing that too many others will make it difficult to book. Ilwaco is a town, a small city with no pretentions of being a destination resort area. You can easily walk to the marina, to the Discovery Trail system, a museum, seafood markets, and then return to a well-appointed, comfortable and spacious apartment. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Indoor charm

  • 3 of 5

The inside was very cute and clean, exactly what the pictures showed. However, the location and the fact that everything around us was boarded up, made us feel very unsafe. The pictures made it appear that the place was in the heart of a very cute and busy town. Very close to the town of Long Beach, which was convenient. Again, nice place...just wish it was in a different town.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Peninsula Golf:
Nearest Motorway
100 Metres
Just off of Highway 101 in downtown Ilwaco, WA
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Several restaurants within a short walk
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Long Beach, the 'Worlds Longest Beach'
Car: recommended

Taken from the Long Beach Peninsula's Visitor's Bureau's web site:

Named one of ‘America’s Favorite Beach Towns’ by ForbesTraveler and voted ‘Best Beach’ by the viewers of Seattle’s KING-5 TV, the Peninsula offers visitors blocks of colorful shops, great seafood, comfortable lodging, small museums, horseback riding, and an expansive beach. Southwest Washington’s Long Beach Peninsula: home to a new national park, two historic lighthouses, renowned restaurants, cranberry bogs, and oyster farms.


Rates & Availability

Ilwaco Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Rate
May 30 2017 - Jun 29 2017
1 night minimum stay
4th of July
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer Rate
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 20 2017
1 night minimum stay
Kite Festival 2017
Aug 21 2017 - Aug 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer Rate
Aug 28 2017 - Aug 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer Rate
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
Winter Rate
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Cleaning Fee (per stay) $70 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

We use a professional property management company, Pacific Realty Property Management, to manage this property. They take care of all aspects of the rental experience including booking and payments. Please call Paicific Realty Property Management at 888-879-5479 to reserve The Surf Perch for your vacation!

Cancellation Policy:

A $35 fee will be charged for any cancellations made up to 30 days in advance of the arrival date.

If a cancellation is made within 30 days of the arrival date, we will make every effort to rebook the property for the dates in question. If we are successful, a fee of $35 will be charged and the difference will be refunded. If we are not successful, the entire payment is forfeited.

No refunds will be issued for early departures or changes in plans due to inclement weather.

Rates are subject to change until your reservation is confirmed. Payment in full is due at the time the reservation is confirmed. Reservation is confirmed and payment is made by contacting Pacific Realty Property Management's central reservation office toll free at 888-879-5479. We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover Card, Pop Money, personal checks and money orders.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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