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Garden Shores - 2 BR Oceanfront

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 6 Sleeps

This cozy oceanfront cabin is quaint and comfortable. Ideal for those seeking quiet relaxation and walks on the beach. Just read the comments from our guestbook below. Described by one guest as "cottage personified", the house is accented throughout with stained glass and collectibles. The open living area includes a cozy fireplace, beautiful pine-wood walls and large picture windows facing the ever-changing view of the Pacific Ocean.

A little gazebo and a collection of garden gnomes provides for a fanciful, secluded yard area. You can retreat from the ocean breezes to a protected, covered sundeck - great for gathering with friends or family or just kicking back with a good book. Just around the corner in the side yard, you'll find a grilling area with a Weber charcoal grill. It's about 100 yards down the neighborhood path and easy access to 28 miles of beautiful sandy beach. Famous for it's kite-friendly breezes, our beach is the best for leisurely strolls, bird watching, storm watching, hiking/running or simply staring at the ocean. The steady surf furnishes your background noise and the fresh salt air, a feeling of restoration.

The master bedroom features a beautiful king-size sleigh bed. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed with a new mattress and there is a queen sofa-sleeper in the livingroom. A porta-crib and baby monitor are available upon request. We provide your paper products as well as hand, dish, and laundry soaps.

This special getaway is surrounded by nature yet a short drive to an abundance of local activities, restaurants and groceries. Located on the Long Beach Peninsula - famous for great family vacations. Just a 3-4 hour drive from Seattle, WA or 2-3 hours from Portland, OR

Please call Sue to reserve. Office hours are Noon to 8PM, PT, Mon-Sat.

Oceanfront Getaways is a member of the Long Beach Peninsula Visitor's Bureau and has been awarded 5-Stars for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction.

More Details

Property Manager
Sue Hermanns
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Sue Hermanns

Hello, this is Sue. Not the owner, but the property manager for this home. I've been in business as Oceanfront Getaways here since 1997. As you can see by my picture, I love to dig clams. Our business has been awarded 5 stars for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction for several years in a row. I'm pretty proud of this. Of course, it wouldn't happen without my fantastic cleaning team and my husband's handy help. I love living at the beach and want to share whatever information I can with my guests, from good places to eat, to where to find the best and biggest clams. I was born and raised in South Dakota but have been living here for over 20 years. I have two grown sons and a beautiful grand daughter. ~feeling blessed.

Why Sue Hermanns chose Long Beach Peninsula

Garden Shores is a really cozy and comfortable home. Everyone loves the comfy beds, they get lots of compliments. The owners of the home have been busy making improvements here and there and trying to maintain the ocean view. They still believe that vacation should be simple and relaxing so no video games or wifi here. Also, cell service is sketchy in this neighborhood. You might get to see some of the local wildlife, like the black bear that frequents the garbage cans on this street, or the deer with her twin fawns.

What makes this house unique

The covered deck between the garage and house is a favorite spot for our guests. It's cozy and comfortable and dry during the rain or drizzle. The owner has been a collectibles dealer in the past and you'll find lots of unique touches in and around this home.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We sure got lucky with this spontaneous getaway! We really love the house, location and décor! Although my 3 week old daughter won't remember her first trip to the beach, I'm sure it will be a lasting memory to the rest of us. Thanks for sharing your home with us. Warm regards,
Aug 2014
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Amenities

Long Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Plus Queen Hidabed in livingroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
One King bed, one Queen bed, one Queen hidabed, beach access, deck, deck chairs, wood-burning fireplace, electric heat, linens & towels provided, oceanfront, oceanview, coffeemaker & filters, napkins, paper towels, toilet paper, paper cups, dish soap, washer/dryer, laundry soap, full refrigerator, Charcoal Grill, microwave, stove/oven, toaster, alarm clocks, TV w/cable, Stereo/CD player, VCR/DVD players, game table, telephone, games, books, puzzles, hair dryer

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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Ride the Go-Carts - 2 tracks!.

* Fly a Kite or Buy a Kite.

* Horseback Riding on the Beach.

* Rent a Moped.

* Golf - 2 courses!.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Explore the Beach - 28 miles!.

* Discovery Trail -walk/bike/skateboard/rollerblade.

* Take your picture at the giant Fry Pan.

* Build a Sand-Castle.

* Explore the Boardwalk.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Beach Games-football, volleyball, etc.

* Fly kites on the beach - Great Wind!.

* Scoopers Ice Cream shop - homemade waffle cones.

* Two go-cart tracks.

* Miniature "putt-putt" golf.

28 miles of Sandy Beach, 2 Historic Lighthouses, One Historic Town, 2 Go-Cart tracks (for big and little kids), Amusement Rides (in summer), Arcades, Moped/Bicycle Rentals, Kiting, Birding, Wildlife Refuge, Charter/Deep Sea Fishing, Antique Shops, Art Galleries, Several Museums, Movie Theatre, Local Festivals/Special Events, Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, Kayaking, Canoeing, Bike Trails, Hiking Trails, 2 Golf Courses, Tennis Courts, Surfing, Playgrounds, Horseback Riding rentals, bicycle rentals, State/National Parks, restaurants, shopping, napping, lounging, loafing, goofing off.

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Rates & Availability

Long Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer -2 people
May 31 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
$1,080
 
 
4th of July -2 people
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Summer -2 people
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$180
$1,080
 
 
Kite Festival -2 people
Aug 21 2017 - Aug 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
Summer -2 people
Aug 28 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$180
$1,080
 
 
Labor Day -2 people
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Summer -2 people
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
 
 
Rod Run -2 people
Sep 8 2017 - Sep 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Summer -2 people
Sep 13 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
$1,080
 
 
Winter - 2 people
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
$750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $150
additional person $20 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.5%

Sorry, no online booking - we prefer to speak with the guests who are renting our home.

Quoted rates are for 1-2 people. Add $20/night for 3-4 people. Add $10/person/night for over 4.

Oct. 1 - Apr. 30 : 1-2 people - $150/Night, $750/Week**
Oct. 1 - Apr. 30 : 3-4 people - $170/Night, $850/Week**

May 1 - Sept. 30 : 1-2 people - $180/Night, $1080/Week**
May 1 - Sept. 30 : 3-4 people - $200/Night, $1200/Week**

PRICES INCLUDE CLEANING FEES! - Cash, Check, Money Orders
Fall/Winter Special : Buy 2 nights, Get 2 nights FREE (10/1 - 3/15*)
Spring Special : Pay for 2 nights, Get the 3rd night FREE (3/16 - 4/30)
Beach Combers Club : Pay regular rates for any 6 nights during the calendar year to receive One Night FREE.

2 Night Minimum, except July, August and some holidays and special events may be more. Refundable cleaning/damage deposit and rent plus tax required for reservation ; cancellation must be two weeks prior to avoid fee. Guests are asked to do light housekeeping if staying a week or longer.

*excluding Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years holidays
**some holidays and festivals may be more

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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