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Charming creekside cottage,easy stroll to sand

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

2 bedroom Cottage

'Oz West' is a delightful 2 bedroom cottage (1,100sq ft.) ideally located between Cannon Beach and Manzanita. This private, peaceful retreat abuts Oswald West State Park and is nestled amidst trees with a private creek running through the backyard. Beach access is a breeze. The ocean is less than a 2 block stroll and awesome surfing is a quick 2 miles away.

The cottage charms you with fir floors, bead board, a light-filled sunroom, skylights throughout, and a gas fireplace for cozy beach evenings. All this comfort opens onto a backyard with a creek. Fall asleep to its gentle babble and wake to the sound of bird song.

Upstairs boasts a big bedroom with a queen bed and the downstairs bedroom hosts a full-sized bed. The cottage has 2 living areas to spread out and enjoy. The vaulted living room has a generous sectional sofa so everyone can watch movies on the DVD player and large, flat screen TV while enjoying the warmth of a gas fireplace. Or kickback in the light-filled sunroom that overlooks the sunny, private backyard and creek. The kitchen is charming, well-stocked, and ample. There is a small full bath downstairs (shower/tub combo) and a 1/2 bath in the sunroom.

A washer & dryer are in the detached garage waiting to help you clean up at the end of a busy, fun-filled day. There is an artist in residence who lives in a studio above the detached garage.

This is a charming, unique, and delightful get-away filled with warmth, style, and comfort. We wash all the bedding between guests (duvet covers, mattress pads, shams, & sheets)! No more than 4 people (includes babies & kids).

The cottage is the perfect oasis for couples who want more space, two couples to share together, or a family with kids who want easy safe access to the beach and the fun of a backyard. Come stay with us and renew your spirit.

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 14, 2017

Why Tammy chose Northern Coast

This was our first property - we got married and came home here, we raised our son here (part of his life). We sweated and lovingly restored this home.

What makes this cottage unique

The setting is so unique - how many places do you know which you can be on a creek (steel-head, salmon some years, birds, and otters) and so close to the ocean. Arch Cape is beautiful and surrounded by State Parks, the Oregon Coastal Trail, and the great villages of Cannon Beach and Manzanita.


Arch Cape Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • limited accessibility
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • shelling
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • surfing


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Charming creekside cottage,easy stroll to sand
average rating of 4.724138 based on 58 reviews

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

This home is gorgeous, the kitchen is wonderful - sharp knives and all the machinery to make meals at home. The backyard is so charming and great for kids. It is a very short walk to a gorgeous beach that is not very populated at all (especially compared to CB). When the tide is out there is a great cave/rocky area to explore for kids. My husband and i were staying here for a few nights with our baby. We have family that own in Cannon Beach whom we hosted for dinner and everyone loved it! Highly recommend, this place was perfection for us.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable cottage close to beach and amenities

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this well equipped Arch Cape cottage. Plenty of space for 2 couples, well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, quiet location, easy walk to the beach. Quick drive to Manzanitta Beach for supplies. Also close to Cannon Beach. Home lacks outdoor furniture. There is a large deck but only 2 outdoor chairs. Would have been nice if there was an outdoor table and chairs for meals and 2 more lounging chairs.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location!

  • 4 of 5

We loved this roomy cottage that was only a two minute walk to a beautiful beach. We would not have been happy in the nearby "touristy" towns, but enjoyed the seclusion of this area. Wonderful well-stocked kitchen, and we loved the bright, sunny, sun room. Again, location so perfect for exploring and hiking the northern coastal beaches.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

Well thought out home, easy walk to a beautiful beach. Our family enjoyed day trips to manzanita and cannon beach, as well as hikes on Falcon Cape. Comfortable beds, nice linens, well equipped kitchen, and consistent WIFI. (FYI: An earlier review stated there was a Smart TV but that's not the case, so bring DVDs if you want a movie night.) Electric BBQ was awesome as was outdoor shower. Kids had a blast. Hope to return.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The location of this house was fantastic! A 2-minute walk to a quiet, gorgeous beach! Cape Arch is small and sleepy was also a very easy and short drive to Cannon Beach or Manzanita. The bedding was comfortable here and the house was very clean. The backyard was stunning - absolutely picturesque. The front room was a bit dark, but they did a marvelous job of adding on this back room with sunroofs that allowed in a lot of natural lighting - huge plus! Great kitchen and very well stocked. I would LOVE to stay again!

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage

  • 4 of 5

Great cottage, loved the sun room! House was very clean. However, no blinds on the doors, or window coverings in the sun room so privacy is an issue for sleeping in that room.

Short walk to beach was great also!

Would recommend it to others but wish we would have known there is a tenant above garage prior to booking residence.


  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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just 6 miles from Cannon Beach and 6 miles from Manzanita.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $200

No pets, no smoking on property. Occupancy is 4 bodies max (adults, children, & infants), exceeding this count will result in possible eviction and/or extra fees. No wedding parties. Check in is 4pm, check out is 11am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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