Destination guide

The beachside setting of Rockaway Beach is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Rockaway Beach. Well known for its cheese shops, camping and cafés, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rockaway Beach

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Rockaway Beach has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Manzanita Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Tillamook Cheese Factory (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Rockaway Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, September, August, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 70°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rockaway Beach

Travelers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Rockaway Beach has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rockaway Beach is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rockaway Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Nehalem Bay State Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Bayocean Peninsula County Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Cape Meares State Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Cape Meares Lighthouse (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Oswald West State Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)

Where to stay around Rockaway Beach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 858 vacation rentals near Rockaway Beach. From 652 Houses to 82 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rockaway Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Rockaway Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Rockaway Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rockaway Beach: 921 vacation rentals
  • Cannon Beach: 1,432 vacation rentals
  • Haystack Rock: 1,589 vacation rentals
  • Ecola State Park: 1,132 vacation rentals
  • Cape Lookout State Park: 811 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rockaway Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rockaway Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 652 Houses in Rockaway Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rockaway Beach include:

  • Cabins: 82 rentals available
  • Cottages: 82 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 70 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rockaway Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Rockaway Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.