One of several homes managed by Oceanfront Getaways (search us online) The Western Downs will refresh your spirits and replenish your energy. This inviting, completely furnished, privately owned, 4+ acre oceanfront property is ideal in all seasons - for a small family looking for a getaway or for individuals and couples seeking a tranquil moment to mellow out, catch their breath and rejuvenate their vitality.
The bright master bedroom features a queen size bed dressed in quality linens. The snugly paneled second bedroom has two twin beds. Clean, comfortable and affordable, this oceanfront cottage offers you a unique and special retreat. Large sliding deck doors in the livingroom area provide a panoramic view of the seasonally changing dunes and ocean. You'll enjoy ocean breezes from the new, custom-built deck (deck chairs provided) and delight in spectacular sunsets. The spacious grounds surrounding the cottage provide considerable privacy. The unspoiled grassy dunes, with their private beach path, shelter a variety of local flora and fauna, including an occasional bald eagle. The fire pit in our spacious yard offers an opportunity on starry nights for enjoying s'mores and swapping stories around a bed a glowing embers. - bring your own marshmallows and chocolate. The sound of the ocean surf will lull you to sleep at night.
The Western Downs now has internet access to keep you 'connected' and offers extensive and varied collections of music, games, magazines and books. No TV, but dozens and dozens of movies to watch on a complimentary basis. A well stocked kitchen answers most cooking needs. There is a charcoal grill for outside use. Paper products, hand and dish soaps provided. A porta-crib and baby monitor are available upon request. The Western Downs is licensed and 'fire and life safety' approved by Pacific County.
Visitors of all ages can enjoy the endless variety of activities offered on the Long Beach Peninsula with its 28 miles of sandy beach. Located just one mile north of Long Beach, The Western Downs is a short drive from groceries, a variety of shops and artists' studios, various parks both state and national (such as Leadbetter Point and Lewis and Clark National Historical Park), Go-cart tracks, an amusement arcade and rides, two golf courses, historic lighthouses and villages, the Willapa National Wildlife Refuge on pristine Willapa Bay and the culinary delights of restaurants that range from down-home local to world-class.
Just a 3 hour drive from Seattle, WA or 2-3 hours from Portland, OR
Oceanfront Getaways is a member of the Long Beach Peninsula Visitor's Bureau and has been awarded 5-Stars for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction.
Do we HAVE to go home? Enjoyed our stay immensely! Was pleased with no commercial TV - much more relaxing. Thanks for the added touch of "deer watching" :)
wildlife viewing, beachcombing, hiking, biking, horseback riding, storm watching, antique shops, art galleries, tennis, golf, local festival and special events, charter fishing, arcades, amusement rides, go-carts, bird watching, kiting, moped/bicycle rentals, historic towns and two lighthouses, Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, several local museums, kite shops, gift shops, movie theatre, bowling alley, curl up with a good book, nap in the dunes,
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Winter - 2 people
Oct 1 2014 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.
Prices include cleaning fees. Rent + Tax + Refundable damage deposit required by 30 days prior to arrival (with some exceptions). Cash, checks, money orders accepted. Please call Sue to reserve.
2 Night Minimum**
Fall/Winter Special : buy 2 nights, get 2 nights Free (10/1 - 3/15*)
Spring Special : pay for 2, get the 3rd night free- (3/16 - 4/30)
BeachComber's Club : pay regular rates for any 6 nights during the calendar year to receive one night free.
*excl. Thks, Christmas, New Years
**some holidays and festivals may be more