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Gearhart Getaway...Just Steps from the Beach

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible sofabed, 3 Baths,

Our classic and beautiful beach house is close to everything and it's very roomy! With views of the Pacific Ocean, you're only steps away from the bucolic and serene Gearhart Dunes and beach.

With plenty of bedrooms and a large, open floor plan, we can accommodate you and your guests. Each room has its charm with plenty of storage. Classic bead board and large, picture windows mark its sunny style. Enjoy the deck and yard - after a day at the beach, come back and barbeque while you enjoy the ocean breezes, or cozy up to the beautiful river rock wood-burning fireplace. Soak in the clawfoot tub, cook in the beautiful updated kitchen with friends or relax in the den, make a puzzle, play cards or bring work (if you must!) as the house has WiFi, cable, DVD so you can keep in touch in this completely updated and charming historic home on 'Martini Hill'.

A five minute walk can take you to the noted Pacific Way Cafe, Sugar Shack and Gearhart Market. Even closer are the tennis & basketball courts and the historic Gearhart Golf Course and McMenamin's Sand Trap Restaurant. To get more action in, you're only a 5 minute drive from Seaside, 10-15 minutes to Cannon Beach to the south and just 15 minutes to historic Astoria to the north.

If you are planning a vacation to the Oregon Coast, this is the home for you, your family and friends. Come and enjoy!

Keywords: Beach house, Martha's Vineyard style, Gearhart Classic Cottage, Cape Cod style

More Details

Owner
CR
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

About CR

We are a family with children who love the ocean and beach throughout the year and love the quaint character of Gearhart.

Why CR chose Coastal Oregon

There is no city on the coast like Gearhart - it has a feel of Martha's Vineyard, Cape Cod, or Sag Harbor, with the Oregon stamp of authenticity.

What makes this house unique

The location and proximity to the beach, to great shopping and activities with a sense of privacy and the classic beach house environment, makes for a memorable vacation.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fabulous - three generations family get together. Loved your house. Thank you!
Oct 2012
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Amenities

Gearhart House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Clawfoot tub in Master ensuite
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Laundry area included
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Large walk-in, shower
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 bunk bed , Perfect for kids or adults
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Enjoys ocean views
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Hear the ocean from your room!
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Huge en-suite master & walk-in closet. Views are fantastic!
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 double
  • King size bed (1), Queen size Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This historic beach house has the charm, location and coziness yet fully updated with amentities that make your vacation one in which you can come and just relax.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Gearhart Getaway...Just Steps from the Beach
average rating of 4.7727275 based on 27 reviews
5

Amazing Home

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here! The sitting room, dining room, and family room are spacious and the furniture comfortable. We made a fire in the fireplace every day and it was so inviting to sit there and listen to the crackling. The kitchen was perfect - large and well stocked. We barely ate out the whole trip! The bedrooms were laid out well for our 3 kids, my mom, and my husband and me. We all had plenty of space. We had a few questions during our stay, and the hosts were so friendly and responsive to our calls. We really appreciated that.

The house was cold, and it took us a few days to figure out the thermostat, but there were lots and lots of blankets and even a space heater.

The beds were all soft, but very comfortable. I normally have back pain when sleeping on such a soft mattress, but I didn't have any problems with the beds. The master bedding was a bit worn, threadbare and ripping in places, so I'd encourage the hosts to invest in a new comforter and sheets for the master. However, the bedding sets in all the other rooms were great.

We absolutely loved being so close to the beach. We walked on the beach every morning and every afternoon. The neighborhood is also very nice for walking. Quiet and picturesque - we even met the neighbor and his new puppy!

Our only real complaint with the house was the lack of lighting in the family areas in the evenings. During the day, all of the windows let in beautiful natural light. We brought knitting, crochet, and weaving projects for the trip, and the house gets very dark at night. There are lamps, but they just aren't bright enough for crafting.

All in all we had the best time, and this was one of our favorite properties we've ever stayed in. Thank you so much! We will be back.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon
5

Comfortable home!

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our Thanksgiving family time together. It was equipped with all the necessities and was a wonderful place to stay. Thank you to the owners who obviously love this home and are great to work with. We will definitely plan to come again!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Scottsdale, AZ
4

Delightful and charming home. 5 minute walk through dunes to expansive beach.

  • 4 of 5

Friendly owner great to work with. Their loved beach house reflected in all details and amenities.

Hall bath nice serving 3 bedrooms. Master bath with quaint tub/shower curtain could be improved with a normal shower. Private backyard and deck special perk. Quiet neighborhood with picturesque vintage homes .

Deep, beautiful beach with few people a surprise.

Enjoyed every moment of beauty, peace and quiet.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Love it. Staying another week!

  • 5 of 5

This is our fifth year and we always love it.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, Wa
5

Beautiful home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in this very comfortable home. The owners were so helpful and accommodating, especially with our last minute request to bring a dog. We had a two year old and a five year old with us and they loved playing in the large great room and in the backyard. The house is close to town and very close to beach access. (Note that there is a bit of a walk through the dunes to get to the beach, however. Our kids did fine with this walk, but my mother who had injured her knee could not do it. Luckily, the house is very close to a spot where you can drive onto the beach. This was so lucky for my mom!) We vacation at the Oregon Coast each summer and we highly recommend staying in this house! Gearhart is a great place to stay. The beach is so quiet. We felt like we had our own private beach. We also enjoyed exploring Fort Stevens State Park and Astoria. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Spacious Gearhart beach house

  • 4 of 5

My family and I recently enjoyed a week staying in this spacious house near (but not on) the beach in Gearhart. Older construction home with recent modern upgrades on the main level was the perfect place for my family to relax and have fun. It is situated about a 5 minute walk from the beach, and you get a limited view of the ocean from a few rooms in the house. The neighborhood is quiet and peaceful. Not much too complain about here; the upstairs and the house in general were not very well sound/noise-insulated as this is an older construction home. The owner was particularly helpful and responsive both before and during our stay. Would recommend this place to a friend.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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There is the enjoyable and historic Seaside Aquarium and Promenade less than 10 minutes away. Bike rentals, kayak and small boat rentals, bumper cars and taffy like none other too!

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Rates & Availability

Gearhart House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season - Summer
May 31 2017 - Jul 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
4th of July Holiday
Jul 2 2017 - Jul 7 2017
4 night minimum stay
$475
 
 
High Season - Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
Hood to Coast 2017
Aug 24 2017 - Aug 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
High Season - Summer
Aug 28 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
Labor Day Holiday
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
End of Summer
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Summer into Fall
Sep 17 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Early Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Low Season - Fall
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$315
 
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Low Season - Winter
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
$315
 
 
Christmas Holiday
Dec 24 2017 - Dec 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 27 2017 - Dec 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
New Year's Holiday
Dec 30 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Low Season - Spring
Jan 3 2018 - Feb 16 2018
2 night minimum stay
$310
 
 
Presidents Day WKD
Feb 17 2018 - Feb 19 2018
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Low Season - Spring
Feb 20 2018 - Mar 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
$310
 
 
Spring Break & Easter
Mar 24 2018 - Mar 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$360
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$310
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $180
Tax Rate 8.7%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Cleaning Fee: $175-$200 based on number of guests.
Pet to be considered and if allowed, Limit - 1 dog. Fee: $125 and REFUNDABLE $250 Pet Security Deposit.
Property Damage Protection rate is required for rental and to be determined by owner based on number of guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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