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Great Ocean View Above Tsunami Zone. Quiet Private Road.

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,764 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

This home is a peaceful sanctuary 1.5 hours from Portland. It is on a private road just north of Oceanside, safely above the Tsunami Inundation Zone. You can walk to a secluded beach beneath the house and watch whales and bald eagles from the deck.

The house itself is a cool mix of wood panels, grandma style and modern elements. It has 3 bedrooms and 2 baths and it sleeps 10, with two queen sized beds and a queen sized sofa bed sharing a large room on the ground floor. The dining table seats 8 and the living room can comfortably seat 7ish. We have a large stone fireplace and a pellet stove for cool nights. There is wireless internet, a LCD TV with cable, DVD player and speakers. We have a library of books and DVDs for entertainment and unlimited calling within the US. Please don't call internationally!

Keywords: Ocean-view, quiet, coast house, vacation home, weekend home, Coastal retreat, awesome, double lot, oceanside, cape meares. Lighthouse view, cape meares lighthouse, secluded, agate beach, short beach, whale watching, bird watching, wildlife, fishing, crabbing, outdoors, hiking, relaxing, escape, close to Portland, cheese factory, tillamook

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2017

About Patrick

I work in design and moved to Portland from NYC 5 years ago.

Patrick purchased this house in 2010

Why Patrick chose Northern Coast

I love the ocean, especially this part of the OR coast. It is between Cape Lookout and Cape Meares, has amazing scenery and seems to have better weather than much of the coast - and Portland for that matter. There are numerous weekends when all of Western Oregon is supposed to be rainy when the sun is shining at this home.

What makes this house unique

Rain or shine, I love staring at the ocean and this house amazing views from the deck and the living area. We've seen whales while eating dinner at the kitchen table. Bald eagle sightings are also fairly common.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Patrick and Kate's place is amazing! So quiet and relaxing, I watched the waves and birds migrating for hours. I loved waking up in the morning and walking along what, with only a few parking spots, is almost a private beach. And we're excited to go back!
Nov 2010
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Tillamook House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1764 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , There is a curtain to separate the two queen beds and futon
  • Queen size Beds (4), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(42 traveler reviews)

Great Ocean View Above Tsunami Zone. Quiet Private Road.
average rating of 4.8809524 based on 43 reviews
Hermiston Oregon


  • 5 of 5

Worked great for 5 adults and 4 kids. Wonderful beach, great house

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, OR

Excellent vacation house

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the best houses we've ever stayed on the Oregon coast: best view of the ocean from the balcony, plenty of space, convenient floor plan, walking distance to the beach.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rhode Island

Serene Retreat at Wild ocean

  • 5 of 5

This house is awesome- such a good value for the price. It's on a private road so it felt secluded, but it's just above a beach with the best agate hunting I've ever had. All the kitchen equipment I needed, wifi and PEACE. I would go back immediately.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prairie Village, KS

Perfect Escape

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a wonderful place to make our escape. Comfortable and accommodating, isolated but not too far from others and perfectly located to be amazed, entertained and relaxed by the sights and sounds of the ocean and the Oceanside shore. While it is a much larger home than really needed for two, it provided an ideal setting for our getaway.We highly recommend discovering the Oregon coast with this seaside home as your base.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay!
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Our Stay at Oceanside

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the Oceanside owner rental. Thank you Patrick for having us stay in your vacation home, it was a home away from home. It was a bit chilly that week and on the last day we did light thd fireplace which was awesome!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Maneet, So glad you enjoyed your stay. Please come again! Patrick
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Great Place in a Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week in Oceanside. House was big enough for us with 2 teenagers and dog , but still cozy and comfy. Gorgeous views of the ocean from up and downstairs.

Kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed. Loved having the fireplace. And Easy exit! Not a lot of requirements for leaving the property at the end, just pile up the laundry and take out the trash, I Have stayed in places where you need to plan on hour or more just to get the place ready for the clean up crew, I appreciate making it simple.

Beach access is not right out the door but very close and fairly secluded. Had a nice weenie roast on the beach and days of beach combing.

Owner was helpful and responsive sending a good list of information about the house and the area.

We will certainly come back again, and would recommend to friends.

Be sure and note the link on this page for the facebook page of the property for more pictures.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
95 Miles
Portland International PDX
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
US Highway 101
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Short Beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Tillamook House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer
May 31 2017 - Jun 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
High Summer
Jun 23 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
Holiday Season
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

If the dates you'd like for events/holidays are different that what is outlined, just ask. We are flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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