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Last updated: 07/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

When you check in at Camp Yachats Vacation Cottage, you will be greeted by fresh flowers, the world's largest ocean, and the Siuslaw National Forest. And our rates are simple... TAXES ARE INCLUDED! We are pet-friendly... up to two dogs are welcome, and will be charged $25 each... per stay, not per night! And like a hotel, we add NO extra fees for cleaning or otherwise. VRBO does charge a service fee on all rentals booked through their website, so you may call us directly to make your reservation, and save some money!

This one of a kind cottage, privately owned and managed by the on-site owners, is situated on two acres and abuts the National Forest. Flower beds, rhododendrons, and flowering trees provide seasonal color throughout.
We are located about 6.5 miles south of the village, on the inland side of the gorgeous stretch of shoreline between Cape Perpetua and Heceta Head.

The two front rooms and the porch offer ocean views through the trees. The cottage features 2 bedrooms, a small well-equipped kitchen, a living room, a small dining room, and a small bright bathroom.

You can relax on the porch, listen to the ocean’s waves, and breathe in the cool clean air while keeping an eye out for the eagles and hummingbirds in residence.

Walk to the beach down our private mossy path edged by ferns, salal, huckleberry, and Sitka spruce. There you’ll find wide sandy beaches and rocky tide pools, only 800 feet from your front door, just across the Scenic Pacific Coast Byway. Stroll along the beaches, typically empty except for agates, driftwood, and shore birds.

Just behind the cottage a trail leads to the banks of the year round Mill Creek (about 150 feet from your back door), with tall trees, ferns, and wildflowers all around. Or you might unwind at the table under an apple tree in the backyard garden.

This charming cottage is a perfect spot for your base for exploring the magic of the Oregon Coast. We provide a small library of specially selected books on a variety of local topics, including history of the area, geology and flora and fauna. The cottage is also equipped with board games and jigsaw puzzles for your enjoyment.

Whimsy abounds, with an Elvis shrine, a sock monkey haven, local folk art, a sand collection, vintage Oregon plates, a little red-and-white retro red kitchen, and lots more surprises!

Your hosts live on site next door, and would be delighted to help in any way possible to make your stay a memorable one. If you desire an amenity or service not listed, please ask anyway. In many cases you can be accommodated.

• Ocean views and easy private beach access
• Complimentary tea and coffee
• Dog friendly; dog towels provided
• Wi-Fi access
• Simple rates... TAXES INCLUDED, NO EXTRA FEES for humans. Up to two good dogs are welcome, $25 each for the duration of your stay.
• Two beds, maximum 4 persons

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Keywords: Cottage, cabin rental, coast lodging, Oregon Coast vacation rentals, home, house, cabin, beach, Yachats, yahots, oregon, coast, Oregon coast, central Oregon coast, vacation, rent by owner, Rent Direct from Owner, owner managed.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking on the property...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We like dogs, and they like visiting here! Good dogs are always welcome, maximum two. $25 fee per dog. Sorry, due to the allergies of family members and other guests, we cannot permit cats....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Bright and colorful eco-friendly bathroom with shower stall

Other Amenities

  • WHAT'S PROVIDED • All linens (bed linens are usually sun dried) • Paper products, plastic and aluminum wrap • Wi-Fi • Land line telephone • Satellite TV and DVD player • Coffee maker, tea kettle & tea pot • Microwave and toaster • Stove with oven • Pots and pans • Dishes, utensils, cups, glassware • Dish washing soap • Tea & coffee, Sweetener, Sugar, Creamer • Soaps and lotions, 100% natural (and handmade by Victoria!) • Board games, puzzles, playing cards • A collection of books on local history, flora, and fauna etc • Beach toys • Hair dryer • Iron and ironing board • Doggy welcome basket, with towels, bowls & treats • Crab Pots, folding beach chairs • Alarm clocks Please note, if you need something not on this list, just ask. Chances are we can accommodate you! ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    There is a selection of books on local history, geology, shells, flora and fauna. Also there is a shelf full of light reading to finish here, or to take along with you!...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Fun board games, puzzles and card games for your 'down time.'...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Satellite TV with many premium channels...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys:

    Looking for buckets and toys for the beach? Just ask!...moreless

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    The Pacific Ocean is in sight through the trees from the front two rooms of the cottage. We own a strip of land on the ocean side of the highway, providing the cottage with a private beach access!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining room sports an ocean view, sock monkey collection, and Elvis shrine!...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Friendly heat from the gas-fueled faux wood stove...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Our guests love our comfy beds... and usually you will be sleeping on sun-dried sheets... mmmmm......moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    For one or two cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Parking for a boat/trailer can be available with prior arrangements...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Because of the basalt outcroppings on the beach, most cell-phones do not work here... but there is a land line....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    Password secured, just for you!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Cheerful little retro red kitchen with garden view, a cheery spot to prepare a meal......moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Relax in the rocking chairs with ocean and garden views...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
In season
Jun 1 - Oct 17, 2016
2 night min stay
$145
$860
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$120
$714

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

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    Stonefield Beach View on map

    Paul and Elvis visit this gorgeous beach each morning... they love the wide sandy beaches as well as the rocky tidepools full of marine life! Lots of other wildlife can be seen here: eagles, pelicans, otters, harbor seals, sea lions... even an occasional coyote has been sighted... and whales spouting from time to time! Its a good spot for agate hunting,too, especially after an exciting winter storm.

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    Siuslaw National Forest View on map

    The Siuslaw National Forest encompasses over 630,000 acres of unique and varying ecosystems, and is Camp Yachats' backyard! A former forest service road makes a great hiking trail. Some of our guests have had close photo ops with spotted owls here!

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    Cape Perpetua Scenic Area View on map

    Only 3 miles north of Camp Yachats is the highest point on the Oregon coast, Cape Perpetua. From the overlook built by the CCC in the 1930's you can watch whales spout and view more than 65 miles of magnificent coastline.

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    Heceta Head Light House View on map

    This picturesque station is a working lighthouse! From a height of 205 feet above the ocean, it casts it’s beams some 21 miles out to sea. It is the brightest light on the Oregon coast, and is said to be the most photographed lighthouse in the United States. The Keeper’s House is perched on a cliff with a magnificent view of the Pacific Ocean and the beach below. Well worth the 5-10 minute drive!

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Camp Yachats is located about 6.5 miles south of the village, on the breathtakingly gorgeous stretch of shoreline between Cape Perpetua and the Heceta Head Lighthouse... both are must-see stops on your trip!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: We are your hosts, Victoria Lambert and Paul Niblock. Paul previously lived on five continents, then both of us traveled the lower 48 states looking for our perfect spot. We think we have it! We enjoy the ocean 800' from our door, the cleanest freshest air you can imagine, dark rich earth for gardening, lush green forest around us, a creek in the back yard, mountains behind us, lots of solitude, and a year-round temperate climate... we don't need air-conditioning and we don't shovel snow. Life is good!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Outside: the beach, the mighty Pacific, the forest, the creek, the flowers and apple trees... and eagles, elk, bears, coyotes, sea lions, seals, otters, eagles and hummingbirds to share it with. And inside: all the practical stuff you need to make your visit go smoothly... plus fun furnishings and loads of whimsy, Elvis, sock monkeys, and a growing sand collection from all over the globe!


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Camp Yachats awaits you..

    Camp Yachats awaits you..

  • Unpack your stuff and settle in...

    Unpack your stuff and settle in...

  • Dining room ... a happy place to enjoy a meal and look at the ocean.

    Dining room ... a happy place to enjoy a meal and look at the ocean.

  • Just relax, or read, or snooze...

    Just relax, or read, or snooze...

  • ... or note how on some days the ocean is the same color as the skies!

    ... or note how on some days the ocean is the same color as the skies!

  • Food is fun with this cheerful compact retro kitchen

    Food is fun with this cheerful compact retro kitchen

  • Newly remodeled eco-friendly bathroom, bright and cheerful

    Newly remodeled eco-friendly bathroom, bright and cheerful

  • Springtime in all its splendor at Camp Yachats...

    Springtime in all its splendor at Camp Yachats...

  • The king of beasts and the early bird peacefully co-exist here...

    The king of beasts and the early bird peacefully co-exist here...

  • A real live spotted owl at Camp Yachats, spotted by a guest!

    A real live spotted owl at Camp Yachats, spotted by a guest!

  • Sasquatch sightings have been reported, too!

    Sasquatch sightings have been reported, too!

  • Sit yourself down and rest a while.... aaahhhhh.....

    Sit yourself down and rest a while.... aaahhhhh.....

  • Queen-sized bed, with a forest and roses just outside the window.

    Queen-sized bed, with a forest and roses just outside the window.

  • Second bedroom with antique full-sized bed.

    Second bedroom with antique full-sized bed.

  • A whimsical stroll down memory lane... is he really still alive?

    A whimsical stroll down memory lane... is he really still alive?

  • ... or gaze out into the forest...

    ... or gaze out into the forest...

  • ... or check out the 120+ sand samples from all over the globe...

    ... or check out the 120+ sand samples from all over the globe...

  • All you need is organized and within easy reach by the back  garden door

    All you need is organized and within easy reach by the back garden door

  • Elvis strolls back from the beach on our private path ... 800' from front door.

    Elvis strolls back from the beach on our private path ... 800' from front door.

  • Elvis the border collie and Elvis the king listening to the Pacific.

    Elvis the border collie and Elvis the king listening to the Pacific.

  • Bambi in the blossoms

    Bambi in the blossoms

  • Please... do not feed the bears!

    Please... do not feed the bears!

  • Frodo is alive and well, in Little People Land in the forest near the creek.

    Frodo is alive and well, in Little People Land in the forest near the creek.

  • Chief Henry stands guard by driftwood bench

    Chief Henry stands guard by driftwood bench

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Friday, July 29, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english, spanish
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