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Charming Gearhart cottage, just 1.5 blocks from the beach access path

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2 full bath beach cottage located in the heart of Gearhart

Our charming home away from home is located in Gearhart, Oregon within walking distance of the beach (only 1-1/2 blocks from beach access path), and local amenities (The Sandtrap, Gearhart Golf Links, public tennis/basketball courts, Pacific Way Bakery & Restaurant, grocery store and shops). It is a recently remodeled (2014) 3 bedroom/ 2 full bath house with a gas fireplace in the living room, and a large dining table that seats up to 10! Laundry closet with washer/dryer. Wireless internet, cable TV & DVD player. The master bedroom has a king bed, the 2nd bedroom has a queen bed, and 3rd bedroom has a bunk bed and a single bed. Our house is located at the end of a dead-end street on a double lot with a large grassy fully fenced area outside and comes complete with ample outdoor games & bikes!

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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 15, 2017

About Kathleen

We live in Portland and love to spend time at our beach retreat as often as we can!

Kathleen purchased this house in 2013

Why Kathleen chose Coastal Oregon

Grew up spending weekends and summers Gearhart.

What makes this house unique

Our home is nestled at the end of a dead end street, it's an adorable cottage and wonderful retreat.


Gearhart House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1120 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 8 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis
Professional cleaning service is arranged following your departure for a fee of $150.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Charming Gearhart cottage, just 1.5 blocks from the beach access path
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
San Francisco, CA

Great end of summer getaway on the Oregon coast

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I needed a break from the city with our infant son. We were so lucky to find this charming house, in quiet Gearhart. Great location with quick walk to town and beach. House was quiet and cozy, with all amenities we could desire. We look back fondly our time in Gearhart / at this property...hope we have the opportunity to return.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gearhart Get-away

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely home! It fit our needs perfectly for a family vacation with young kids. We have always loved that neighborhood within Gearhart so we knew what we were getting into location-wise but the house itself is charming. We were especially impressed with abundance of equipment (bikes, rackets, board games, etc.) We also appreciated that the lights and cupboards were clearly labeled as we spent a decent amount of time in the kitchen. Kathleen was able to let us check-in early which was convenient and let us start our vacation that much earlier. Would love to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Cottage for Our Family

  • 5 of 5

This was absolutely our favorite VRBO we have ever rented (and we've rented a lot)! The pictures really don't even capture how clean, modern, and well maintained this home is. The location was perfect, we grilled every night and all slept so well. The huge bonus for us was the fenced in yard for our 4 and 6 year olds to run and play. They loved everything in the shed - soccer balls, badminton, volleyballs, beach toys, wagon. It was just perfect. Plus all the toys and games in the house were just so wonderful. That is one thing usually missing for us at a VRBO and it sure made a difference! Thank you so so much, Kathleen!!! We would definitely come back!!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Magic in Gearhart!

  • 5 of 5

5 of us visited Gearhart last weekend for a girl's getaway and to celebrate a milestone birthday (50!), we couldn't have been happier with Kathleen's house. It's in a great location, very peaceful and quiet, and just a few minutes of walking gets you to the beach or coffee shop. The interior is laid out beautifully, it's much roomier than you'd expect, and we appreciated all of the great design touches. The yard is huge with French doors to a nice patio, perfect for outdoor meals, drinks at night, star gazing, and coffee in the morning. The beach is also wonderful, very private and quiet compared to other beaches. The 5 of us get away together regularly, we all agreed that Kathleen's house sets the bar for anywhere else we go in the future. Truly magical and we will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved our stay in Kathleen's house & Gearhart

  • 5 of 5

Kathleen's house is wonderful, and we'd love to return! The house is open, spacious, sunny, quiet, clean, nicely furnished, and well stocked. Kathleen does a great job communicating beforehand, during, and after your stay, so you feel very welcomed into her home. The backyard is spacious, and provides a nice quiet place to gather outside for breakfast or drinks, and she even provides access to her storage container with outdoor and beach supplies. The house is situated on a very quiet street, and it's a simple walk to the beach and downtown Gearhart. Added bonus is that the house was quite baby friendly, as we were traveling with our 11 month old. Thanks Kathleen for sharing your home with us! We hope to return soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Beach House!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at this house over a long weekend in January of 2015 with my husband, our two young kids, and my in-laws. It was the perfect little house (and it lives quite a bit bigger than it's actual square-footage)! We had a storm come through the weekend we were in town, so we spent a lot of time indoors - and we never felt overcrowded! The beds were comfortable and the entire house was in beautiful shape. The kitchen was well-stocked and we enjoyed cooking a handful of family meals which we enjoyed eating at the oversized dining table! Gearhart felt like the perfect little town for a mid-winter getaway! Thanks for sharing your home with us!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Gearhart House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season & Holidays
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Refundable Security Deposit $300
Tax Rate 7.0%

Minimum stay 4 nights June-Sept & all major holidays. 2 night minimum Oct-May (except major holidays & spring break during this time).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Gearhart Airstrip
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
McMenamin's Sandtrap
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Gearhart Golf Links
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
McMenamin's Sandrap
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Car: recommended

Gearhart is a quaint coastal town 80 miles from Portland. It has great beaches for walking, picnicking or just relaxing.


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