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2 Blocks To The Beach, Recently Restored & Pet-friendly

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, Sleeps 9

Enjoy this fully restored classic beach house in a quiet Seaside neighborhood. Two short blocks to the beach, the Ocean House features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, plus two other sleeping areas to comfortably accommodate up to nine friends or family members. It's warm and cozy with a high efficiency furnace plus new electric fireplace. You’ll find queen beds in the master bedroom and second bedroom and two single beds in the third bedroom. For your enjoyment after days on the beach, the house features a media room with new 50'' flat screen LED TV with Apple TV, DVD player, and Netflix for movie nights.

The house is fully restored in salvage fir & pine wood and it features a new kitchen and bathrooms as well as a new heating system, natural latex mattresses, and eco-friendly building materials for exceptional indoor air quality and comfort. This spacious, light-filled house is ideal as a retreat space, for family gatherings, or anytime the ocean beckons.

Centrally located in a quiet neighborhood just off the southern side of Seaside’s historic oceanside Promenade, the house is ideal for beach time, nearby golf, surfing at “the Cove,” and hiking Tillamook Head. For family fun, just a half mile away is Seaside’s famous Broadway Street of souvenir shops, bumper cars, cafes, arcades, and “riding the shark.'

More Details

Owner
Dan Kent
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 8, 2017

About Dan Kent

We're a beach-loving Portland-based family with three kids (ages 17, 13, and 9) plus a German shepherd and young French bulldog. We love to hike Tillamook Head and run on the beach. Our kids boogie board and are learning to surf. Our experience restoring a 1907 house in southeast Portland inspired our work on the Ocean House and, in particular, our commitment to making sure that our guests enjoy a healthy, creative space.

Dan Kent purchased this house in 2013

Why Dan Kent chose Northern Coast

After nearly two decades of visiting the north Oregon coast, we came upon the beach house in summer 2013. It hadn't been significantly worked on since the 1950s and we were inspired to purchase it and restore it with the goal of creating a long-term family retreat. We're excited to be able to share it with friends, family, and our VRBO guests.

Map

Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Seaside Golf Club
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
The beach
Car: necessary

Amenities

Seaside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , All-new bathroom 1 is shared with 'ship's cabin' bedroom
    Master bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom 2 is newly restored
    Media room half bath - toilet , This cozy half bath includes a stackable washer/dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • 'The ship's cabin' - 2 twin/ single , Original pine paneled walls and ceiling plus built ins
    Master bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Features full private bath, natural latex mattress
    Living area additional sleeping space - 1 queen , 1 double , Additional sleeping space for three in living areas
    Master bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Features natural latex mattress & door to private yard area
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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2 Blocks To The Beach, Recently Restored & Pet-friendly
average rating of 4.783784 based on 37 reviews
Corvallis, OR
5

Great Beach House

  • 5 of 5

My family loved staying at the Eco Beach House. It's a quick walk to the Prom and the Beach. We used the provided sand toys to build castles and the S'More skewers came in handy at a sunset fire on the beach. The Living Room is great for board games and quiet reading. The Wi-Fi is really nice for updating FB and letting everyone else know how we were living it up! We watched a DVD on the Blu-Ray player and streamed another movie. We rode the beater bikes down to the boardwalk and cooked dinners in the well-stocked kitchen (wish my house had as nice a ventilation hood over the range!). All-in-all, it's a 5 star!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great eclipse weekend.

  • 5 of 5

Very nice. Clean. Easy access to beach. Within walking distance. 10 minutes to turnaround.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

The home was extremely clean. The layout was perfect for our family gathering.

  • 4 of 5

Clean home, quiet neighborhood. It was within walking distance of beach and mid Seaside activities. It worked well for our family gathering.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bothell, WA
5

Had a wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

This little house is a real gem. Tons of character and custom built in cabinets are so fun. The house has little private areas that make it feel big. Our family of five and our dog Elvis were right at home and had plenty of room to spread out. The proximity to the beach was perfect, we were able to walk to the beach with all our chairs, firewood, and coolers easily. We could also walk to shops and restaurants on U Street at the South end of Seaside in about 5 minutes. We loved that the house was far enough away from downtown that it was quiet, and the beach was less crowded. We could still easily walk down the prom to the fun downtown area in about 10 minutes. The house is well stocked with kitchen essentials and we made almost all our meals at home. It has been beautifully restored and had some really nice touches. We have stayed in many rental properties and enjoyed them but this one is a keeper and we will try to reserve it again! No need to keep looking when you've found such a great spot. The only thing we missed during our stay was a BBQ. Perhaps the owners will consider adding a small grill, we would have loved to make ribs, burgers etc. outside. It was a very small concession in an otherwise absolutely perfect week!.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay !

  • 5 of 5

The house has a nice layout with two separate living room spaces and a single level. Thank you for a fun place to stay in Seaside.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place. They have thought of everything. We had 4 adults and 2 kids, and it was perfect. Plenty of space.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning fee $95
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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