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Spacious Home & A Half-Block from the Beach

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, New Kitchen (Sleeps 6-8)

This clean & comfortable family home is only 185-feet from the sand on a quiet street that dead-ends at the beach. An entirely brand new kitchen makes the getaway complete. Perfect for active families and couples, you'll be living just 2 blocks south of the golf course, and just a 8-minute beach walk into the little village of Manzanita. Quiet, spacious and so-so-close to the sand, the home features:

- 3 nice bedrooms (1K, 1Q, 2Twins)

- 2 bathrooms

- Fully-equipped kitchen

- A fully-furnished loft for reading

- A separate downstairs living room

- Woodstove

- Full-size washer/dryer in interior laundry room

- 3 outdoor decks

- Cable TV/DVD

- Wi-Fi

- Full-size ping-pong table

- Charcoal BBQ for your use.

- Double garage for storing surfboards, kiteboards, windsurf gear and kayaks.

If you haven't been to Manzanita yet – just 12 miles south of Cannon Beach – come and discover the best-kept secret on the Oregon Coast.

The house is an authorized for rental by the Town of Manzanita: MCA#860

Keywords: Beach House, Surfing, Spacious, Fun

More Details

David Miller
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english,
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2018

About David Miller

We love spending time here with our 3 kids, surfing, exploring the beach, riding bikes, playing ping-pong, building bonfires and just taking a break from our regular busy routine.

We make this house available to our friends, and want all our guests to feel just as welcome and valued.

David Miller purchased this house in 2010

Why David Miller chose Manzanita

We've been visiting Manzanita for 20 years, and during that time rented homes in all areas of the town. We finally purchased our beach home in 2010 because it was the perfect combination for a vacationing family.

The miles-long stretch of beach out front is beautiful for walking and sand castle-building, and golf and shopping are just a few minutes away down the dedicated bike path to town.

Our street is very (very) quiet and we have wonderful neighbors.

The state park is 2 blocks south, with miles of walking and biking trails along the Nehalem River.

The house has a double garage with a ping-pong table, so guests have plenty to keep themselves busy.

What makes this house unique

The sand begins at the end of our dead-end street. It's 132 steps from our front door (as measured repeatedly by our 3 kids). The coffee & donut shop is our favorite place to walk in the morning. Other great food spots include Mudd Dog (in the summer), the San Dune Tavern, Bread & Ocean bakery, and Marzano's Pizza. There are also 2 grocery stores right in town if you'd rather stock up the kitchen and stay home. Oh, and our kids' favorite place is the vintage candy shop.


Manzanita House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Spacious Home & A Half-Block from the Beach
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 23 reviews

Great place. Everything worked just fine!

  • 5 of 5

Love the secluded location and close to the beach. Kitchen was large and very nice.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You’re welcome anytime and hope you and your family had a nice stay. Have a great spring.
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Spacious and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our traditional coastal thanksgiving in this perfectly comfortable home. The ping pong table was a hit! And you can’t beat the proximity to the beach. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to have you as our guests! Happy Holidays!
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Very comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

Close to the beach, lots of places to sleep folks, warm, close to most everything one might need.

Thanks Dave

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house close to the most serene beach I've ever been to.

  • 5 of 5

House is clean and well kept.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a nice time. Thanks for being great guests.
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Fantastic family beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here! The rental is very clean spacious and has everything you need. And, it's a very short walk to the beach! We had a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

Outside of town so its quiet, very close to the dunes and the state park. Can walk to golf course. House is in good shape with good strong hot water and a modern large kitchen. Couches are a bit old but beds were all comfortable. Can sleep 6 adults comfortably. Has a pack and play in closet for babies. There is a stairway gate too but it was broken. Stairway is steep and oddly angled--not toddler or elderly friendly unfortunately. We had a great time and owner was easy to contact. Definitely would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $300

This House is Manzanita Certificate of Authority Rental MCA#860.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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