Find Hidden Treasures in the Dunes from Feb-April on Our Beach, Great Fun!(33 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Three Bedrooms, Two Full Baths, Sleeps Six in Two Queen Beds And Two Twin Beds
The sunroom doubles as a dining room and writing room, with huge south and west windows. The owner’s favorite early-morning writing room can be closed off by double-pane sliding glass doors to allow other family members to visit, listen to music or watch television. If you need to work while your family relaxes, the spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean waves from the sun room will salve your soul.
Everyone loves the family room and open kitchen area where blue tooth speakers allow you to select the playlist of your choice.
The kitchen is fully-equipped and allows cooks to participate with family. Microwave oven, gas oven, four-burner gas stove, side-by-side refrigerator and all the necessary pots, pans, and utensils are provided for wonderful meals.
Cable television,including Netflix, Wi-Fi, and clean, comfortable furniture with premium mattresses provide all the comforts of home. The large hot tub is on the patio in the side yard protected from coastal winds. This private residence is only 150 feet from a gorgeous sea grass dune trail leading another 100 feet to the most beautiful and safe recreational beach in southern Oregon, known for its driftwood structures and stunt kite flying. No need to climb down a dangerous cliff to get to the beach!
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Member since: 2013
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 7
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
150 feet from sea grass dune trail leading another 100 feet to the most beautiful and safe recreational beach in southern Oregon, well-known for its driftwood structures and stunt kite flying....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 1 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
Oct 1 - Dec 1, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Security depoit $300
- Cleaning and service $125
- Tax Rate 7%
To secure a reservation, contact Mary at 636-346-8868 and check on availability.
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Seaview Grotto is located at the southern edge of Gold Beach in Sebastian Shores, the last private 'on-the-beach' residential colony on the Pacific coast of the United States. Although the wide and sandy beach is public, it is used almost exclusively by homeowners and guests of the Sebastian Shores colony, making it safe and comfortable for notables who want to be left alone. Pass your day on the beach building driftwood art, bird watching, kite flying, reading or napping, and shell collecting. Walk north on the beach 100 yards to the Gold Beach Visitor Center and ask the friendly docents to help you plan your stay, then continue 1.5 miles along the beach to the Rogue River as it enters the Pacific Ocean. South from Sebastian Shores, wade through or leap across Hunter Creek and stop at Kissing Rock, a beautiful example of the Oregon Coast's ancient volcanic origin. If you're with someone you love, help the rock keep its reputation. The low tide pools are exciting to explore. Walk, run or ride your beach cruiser bicycle through Buena Vista Ocean Wayside State Park to Cape Sebastian, 3 miles further south.
Wind Surfing and Paddle Boarding
World-class ocean windsurfing and paddle boarding at Pistol River and freshwater windsurfing (and lessons) at Floras Lake are major attractions.
Free berry picking along every back road is popular with families in July, August, and September. Spectacular hiking abounds for people at all levels of ability on well-maintained trails. A campfire on the beach (away from the sea grass dunes) is a wonderful evening activity.
Shopping & Dining
The town of Gold Beach boasts the best bookstore and art gallery in southern Oregon with baristas and a pastry chef famous known for her creative use of local fruits and berries. The Gold Rush Center is home to wonderful local artists and craftspersons. Two supermarkets and a fish market have all the provisions for wonderful home-cooked meals at Seaview Grotto, but Gold Beach has several excellent restaurants within walking distance and the elegant Tu Tu Tun Lodge and Spa with its exquisite riverside dining room seven miles up the north shore road of the Rogue River. The cliffs at Otter Point and Nesika Beach can be carefully explored a few miles north of town.
Two intimate and fun (and inexpensive) public golf courses are nestled in banana belts within 30 minutes. The fantastic Bandon Dunes golf complex is less than 1-hour north, with 5 spectacular courses. Golf Odyssey reports, “on this remote stretch of the wildly stunning Oregon coast, where the finest golf courses in the whole world quietly await you.”
Wild and Scenic Rogue River
Two miles from the house, the Rogue River enters the Pacific Ocean from its origins 215 miles east in Crater Lake. Famous for Salmon and Steelhead trout, Gold Beach winter fishing in a heated boat could not be more relaxing. The Rogue National Wild and Scenic River is surrounded by forested mountains and rugged boulder and rock-lined banks. Two jet boat companies provide safe and comfortable but very exciting trips up into remote canyons where Bald Eagles, Otters, and Black Bears abound.
Considered to be one of America’s most beloved treasures, the old growth Coastal Redwood forests begin just below the California border, 30 miles south of Gold Beach. Stop by the Visitors Center in Crescent City to choose your Redwoods experience. These majestic trees cannot be captured on camera – they need to be experienced! Fishing, hiking, bird watching, and Roosevelt Elk are all part of you Redwood Forest visit.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: Len & Mary Matheson grew up in Southern California and now live in Missouri. Active grandparents and professionals, they enjoy hosting family and friends in their home on the spectacular southern Oregon coast.
Why the Owner Chose Gold Beach, OR, USA:
Far from the crowds of California and the summer heat of the midwest. Once we arrive and walk on the beach, the cares of the world melt away.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The southern Oregon coast is known for its spectacular cliffs. Sebastian Shores is located at beach level. Our Seaview Grotto home is a few feet off the beach, nestled in a fern grotto with southern exposure, protecting the hot tub from wind, while allowing sunbathing during the day and stargazing at night.
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From the beach to the forest, come and play or rest and rejuvenate - just come..
Spring wave action perfect for water games.
Pathway to the beach through the dunes.
Fully equipped kitchen
Relax, read, enjoy the view.
Sunset from the Sun Room/Dining Room that can be closed off to become an office.
Master bedroom with bath and walkin closet.
downstairs bedroom with bath.
Space to BBQ like no other Sebastian lot.
Safe for small children on a cul-de-sac.
Warm sunning and swimming beach along the Rogue River 10 minutes from home.
Sebastian Beach looking South
SeaviewGrotto is the last house on the right in the cup-de-sac.
One seating area in living room.
Kitchen and bar eating area.
Dining room and work space or game area.
View from the dining room.
Dramatic cloud formations create beautiful sunsets.
Downstairs bedroom with bath.
Hot tub is private. No wind in the grotto.
First solo stunt kite flyer at Sebastian Shores.
Horseback riding in the local forest, a few minutes from home.
Coastal redwoods are a short drive away! See Visitors Center.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 23, 2017
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