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Surfwatcher: Great Ocean View, Across from Beach in Neahkahnie. Sleeps 8

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,560 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

One level, 3 bdrm 2 bath, sleeps 8, comfortable home, great view close to beach

Surfwatcher has been a very popular vacation rental for 20 years. Surfwatcher can sleep 8 comfortably. There are 3 bdrms., a master bdrm with king size bed, bdrm 2 with 2 twin beds, bdrm 3 with a twin over full bunk, plus the den with a futon that folds out onto floor to a queen size bed to sleep 1 or 2.

The beach is directly across the street and can be accessed by a public easement. There is a charming creek running thru the south end of the property. It's outflow onto the beach provides endless entertainment for young and old aquatic engineers.

The great room features a river rock fireplace and a large, well equipped, open kitchen. The chef or chefs can cook, converse and enjoy the view all at the same time. Watch surfers, kiteboarders and beachbound kids, adults and critters all from the huge windows.

There is a large capacity washer & dryer in the utility room, 42" flat screen TV plus dvd player in the den, satellite radio, a second tv in the master. The home has Wi fi. A Weber style BBQ is provided.

There are 2 decks: the south side deck offers wind protection on the blustery days and the north side deck with slider right off dining area has a great ocean and Neahkahnie Mtn. view.

More Details

Mike Dooley
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 9, 2017


Neahkahnie Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1560 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , This is a 3/4 bath in the master bdrm
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , This is a twin over double bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size. Unfold cushions and mattress rests flat on floor
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing


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Surfwatcher: Great Ocean View, Across from Beach in Neahkahnie. Sleeps 8
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews

Lovely Beach House

  • 5 of 5

We love Manzanita and this rental house is perfect for a beach town getaway. Comfortable, easy, bright and close to the beach and town.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a large party for a family reunion and this worked out great. Very close to the beach, walkable to town (just under a mile). Wonderful view with a large window - not necessarily ocean view as there are a few houses between but still a great light-filled living room. Everything was very clean and comfortable. I had the master bedroom so I can't speak to the other beds, but the master bed was so comfortable and has its own bathroom.

Fully stocked kitchen, games provided. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, cozy and a great location. Can hear the waves and walk into the cute town of Manzanita.

  • 5 of 5

Could use a blow dryer, otherwise was well equipped with everything we needed to grill and cook.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very relaxing.

  • 4 of 5

Well stocked. Great location. Very accommodating. Thanks for great experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our Thanksgiving getaway to the beach. Bright, comfortable, and just a few steps from the beach. Great ocean views despite there being a couple of houses between you and the water. It was especially helpful for my elderly parents to find a house that was all on one floor and had only a few steps up to the door. Mike communicated with me several times ahead of our arrival and afterward. Highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Manzanita house with ocean view

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the Surfwatcher! The house has a great layout with the kitchen, living room and main deck all connected. The house also has everything you need, from extra blankets to beach toys for the kids. And the location is great. The beach is right across the street, and we enjoyed walking into town for coffee in the morning. Mike, the owner, was friendly and responsive. I was very happy with the house and would recommend it to others who are looking for a relaxing place to stay in Manzanita.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
110 Miles
Portland International PDX
Nearest Train
100 Miles
Car: necessary

Beachcombing, hiking, kayaking, fishng & crabbing in Nehalem Bay, it's all within a few miles of this location.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $150

25% deposit at time of reservation full payment due 60 days prior to arrival date. A cancellation over 60 days advance are fully refundable less a $100 cancellation fee. Cancellations within 60 days of arrival date are only refundable if dates are rebooked and any refund will be minus the $100 cancellation fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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