This one-bedroom condo is ground level. Gas fireplace, ocean balcony, queen bed in the bedroom, recliner chair and double sleeper sofa in front room. Bathroom has hair dryer and shower stall, no bathtub. Full-size kitchen oven and stove, microwave, coffee maker, plus a full array of cooking dishes, pots/pans, utensils, and basic spices. Wifi, TV/Dvd.
No dishwasher :(
The Tide Pool is one of eight condos in our building. Cuddle up to the fireplace, or step out onto the ocean balcony, and enjoy the amazing sight and sound of the mighty Pacific!
Sleeps 2-4 people; it has a queen bed in the bedroom, and a sleeper sofa in the front room with all the linens to make into a double bed. The affordable price makes this oceanview condo a treasure!
This ground-level condo is equipped with basic spices (salt, pepper, garlic salt, lemon pepper, onion powder, and Italian seasoning) plus oil and oil spray. We also have coffee filters, and an adequate array of cooking pans, pots, bowls, casserole dishes, and utensils. If something you need is missing, please ask Mike the manager...he is very good at finding just what you want! Due to odors that stay around a long time, no cooking fresh seafood in the condo, please.
One block to Highway 101 with its many restaurants and curio shops. There are fifty gentle steps with one handrail down to the beach sand, or DRIVE on the ramp to the beach!
During April - Sept, many people like to park their cars on the beach (right below the condo) when the tide is out! But twice a day, the tide rolls in, and clears everybody out!!!
Bring your own BBQ to enjoy at the beach, or bring some starter wood to light a campfire on the beach! (The driftwood is often wet and hard to start without dry wood from home!).
Interaction with guests
Mike and Rosie are the on-site managers and very helpful, plus they can count :) At the time of booking, you can view the Welcome Letter inside AirBnb's House Manual and get the code for the front door key lockbox, so you can let yourself into our condo anytime after 4 pm.
For your planning purposes: our rates are based on occupancy. Extra guests over the number of two cost only $5/person/night, and were quoted in your price if you included the total persons in your party. This makes our condo affordable for couples or families. If you arrive with additional guests who were undeclared, our extra person charge is $10/person/night.
Other things to note
This is a vacation rental condo. In an effort to offer an awesome beach experience at a minimal price, we provide clean towels and linens for each guest's stay, but we do not have daily housekeeping nor provide clean towels daily.
We do provide bath soap bars, complimentary shampoo and conditioner in separate bottles, as well as complimentary coffee for a day or two (depending on how much one consumes :)
It's very easy to step outside and walk around to the edge of the lawn and enjoy the ocean air and sights, downlooking from the bluff to view the tide pools and people on the beach below.
BRING BINOCULARS for your trip! From here, you can watch ships, whales, people, birds, and vehicles stuck in the sand...great fun!
Two night minimum stay. It takes one night to unwind and relax, and the second night to really enjoy yourself! Plus, we are busy enough that we can't push our housekeeping staff to clean any faster!
The lodging tax of 11.1% is already included in the nightly rate.
The Tide Pool is in the upscale Oceanlake Historic District, conveniently located close to a ramp to actually drive onto the beach sand!
For the shoppers in your group, Tanger Mall on Highway 101 in Lincoln city has name-brand outlet shopping for those who wish to cruise the shops, as well as many antique stores and curio shops.
The Chinook Winds Casino and Convention Center is just 2 miles north, with an indoor golf resort, seafood dining, concerts and entertainment, and 23 table games.
Bring some firewood and starter and enjoy a campfire on the beach. It's state-owned property and perfectly legal without any permit!
'Keep the fire small as a lawn chair and west of the vegetation line and extinquish with water, not sand.' (Oregon State Parks rules)
Bring roasting sticks and marshmallows and hotdogs and you'll have a very fun and memorable meal :)
Chinook Winds Casino operates a shuttle bus, which comes right past our condo. Call the driver at (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) to schedule pickup. The shuttle services 42 hotels in town, so they do not stop in front of each place, especially if it's raining! But if you call the driver, he knows to look for you. The shuttle leaves the casino every hour, on the hour. and traverses Lincoln City down to the south end of town to Mo's Restaurant at 51st St, then returns on NW Harbor (our street). Operates weekends only: Fri/Sat 4pm-2am, Sun 4 pm-midnight.
The local Chamber of Commerce sponsors a fun program called 'Finders Keepers' and annually hides 3000 hand blown glass sand dollars and Japanese sea floats along the 7 1/2 miles of Lincoln City beach! Be sure to walk the beach in front of your condo and look along the cliffs and among the grass and driftwood for these valuable collector items!
Devils Lake, deep only in terms of historic folklore, is 1/3 mile wide, 3 miles long, and reaches a depth of only 22 feet. Nine species of freshwater fish beckon the fisherman, while water sports such as windsurfing, water skiing, knee-boarding and jet skiing engage other sports enthusiasts. Flowing from Devils Lake is the 'D' River, which holds the title of one of the World's Shortest Rivers. From its source at Devils Lake, the river reaches its destination of the Pacific is a mere 120 feet.
Just 30 miles south is the town of Newport on Yaquina Bay, with it's working fleet of fishing vessels, plus sea lions basking on the docks and dozens of quaint bayfront shops and curio stores and restaurants.
World-famous Oregon Coast Aquarium is also located in Newport, as well as the Maritime Museum and the Hatfield Marine Science Center. Your days will be delightful, whether beach combing for glass floats or shopping or dining or reading in front of the fireplace!
No smoking in the condo or on the balcony.
Check-in time: 4 pm
Check-out: 11 am
Please keep noise levels at a minimum, especially between 8 pm-8 am.
Only ONE off-street parking spot; all other vehicles please park on the street.
No cooking fresh seafood in the condo, please.
Feel free to bring firewood and newspaper to enjoy a beach fire! You can even drive right down onto the beach with Grandma!
Chinook Winds Casino operates a shuttle bus, which comes right past our condo. Call the driver at (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) to schedule pickup. The shuttle leaves the casino every hour, on the hour. and traverses Lincoln City down to the south end of town to Mo's Restaurant at 51st St, then returns on NW Harbor (our street). Operates weekends only: Fri/Sat 4pm-2am, Sun 4 pm-midnight.
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