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Spencer Thal

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english

Gorgeous Beach House 1/2 Block from Manzanita Beach!

42 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Coastal Oregon House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 6

Our place is a charming beach house with lots of wood features: oak floors, pine panelling and cedar cathedral ceilings with skylights. There are two private decks separated by a gazebo with a large spa/hot tub that can easily accommodate six people. The side deck has patio furniture and a new grill perfect for barbecue.

The private, master bedroom has high ceilings and a new, king sized bed with new, excellent mattress and linens, and an adjoining (external) full bathroom. The second and third bedrooms are on the opposite side of the great room/dining room, making it easy for two families to share the house. The second bedroom has a queen sized bed with an Englander mattress (and internal bathroom) and the third bedroom has a trundle bed (two singles) each with a very comfortable mattress. Both the second and third bedrooms face out to the forest.

The house is located at the south end of Manzanita, a quiet residential town with a few great restaurants and shops. We are only half block from one of the most spectacular secluded beaches on Oregon's North Coast. It is bordered on one end by Neahakanie Mountain and on the other by a State Park. The beach ends in a spit and Neahkannie Bay which creates a whole different water landscape than the mighty Pacific Ocean. On the much quieter bay, there is crabbing, seal watching and kayaking.

The house is a 15 minute walk (beach or street) from the town of Manzanita, which is very much in the public eye these days. In 2005, there were articles in Sunset and Coastal Living about this sweet fun town.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Spencer Thal (Owner)
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english

About Spencer Thal

I'm interested in making your transaction smooth, and making sure that you enjoy your vacation at our place.

Spencer Thal purchased this house in 1996

Why Spencer Thal chose Coastal Oregon

Gorgeous, cozy, quiet space to relax and reconnect, phenomenal hot tub, steps to the beach, great customer service.

What makes this house unique

Look at the size of that hot tub!

Reviews

4.9
based on 42 traveler reviews

Gorgeous Beach House 1/2 Block from Manzanita Beach!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 42 reviews
Seattle, Wa
5

Very comfortable house near the beach

  • 5 of 5

First, the owner was great--I accidentally chose the wrong check in day and we showed up a day earlier than expected, and he was able to quickly contact the housekeeper to get us in early. The house is only 4 houses from the beach (or from the trail over the small dunes that lead to the big wide beach, anyway) on a quiet dead end street. It's pretty cool to be able to walk on the beach to town. The beach is HUGE. It's also very well located if you want to drive and visit the great beaches at Ecola State Park or Cannon Beach. The house is very comfortable and well stocked. There are books, puzzles and games, and the docking station was great--we could then listed to baseball games or NPR via our phone. The king bed was nice and the couch was very comfortable. The wifi worked well. The owner has a binder full of advice for restaurants, beaches, etc. I would stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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portland
5

Great location; Cozy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This was a great get-away for me, my 20 month only and my parents. The layout was perfect and comfortable. The kitchen was fully equipped and there were plenty of games and jig-saw puzzles to keep us all entertained. The beach is very close and it's about a 15 min walk to town. There were great beach chairs and toys. The beds were amazing and we all slept like babies.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great summer house

  • 5 of 5

We spent a lovely contented week at this comfortable beach house about 5 minutes from Manzanita Beach. You can hear the sound of the waves crashing from your bedroom window. The house is comfortable and well designed for a cottage. It is about a 15 minute walk into the town. You can walk along the beach or on the road. The beach is spectacular and the town is charming. The owner's maroon binder is full of great advice. Kelly's Marina is not to be missed if you like fresh seafood. We would definitely stay in the home again.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The most accomodating owner ever!

  • 5 of 5

This home's owner is very concerned about his home and the people who rent it. The house is extremely well equipped and easy to be in. It has great amenities and was very comfortable. The owner was very apologetic because the hot tub was not working and could not be fixed during our stay. He made way more than a generous allowance for this, which shows just how much he truly cares. We hope to return again sometime. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent Manzanita Beach house

  • 5 of 5

We had 4 adults and a 20 month old ball of energy. Having two enclosed patio/decks and a jacuzzi was great for daily outdoor playing. The house worked perfectly. Its easy walk to the beach was perfect for taking the young one to dig in the sand and swim. The easy access to town and its parks was great for shopping and eating. The house was well stocked and worked for easily preparing meals. Well worth a visit!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous Beach House 1/2 Block for Manzanita Beach!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time with all of the extras that came with the house, close to beach, hot tub, lots of sleeping area, close to town. We didn't have to bring anything except food. We put the key in the door and everything was there for us to enjoy our stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Manzanita is only a 90 minute drive from Portland, Oregon.

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Rates & Availability

Manzanita House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak
May 20 2016 - Sep 5 2016
3 night minimum stay
$315
$1,950
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$230
$1,395
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Coastal Oregon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 double , Airbed
  • comfortable 400+ thread-count cotton sheets.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Stereo
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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