Weekend Getaway for Two in a Charming Houseboat close to Nehalem Bay, Oregon

Nehalem, Oregon (United States)

Weekend Getaway for Two in a Charming Houseboat close to Nehalem Bay, Oregon

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1 unit
4 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This charming houseboat rental lies on the magnificent Nehalem River and is within easy reach of Nehalem Bay, Oregon. The boat can accommodate up to four guests and is perfect for a relaxing weekend getaway, either for a couple or a small family. The interior follows a studio-style layout and includes one sumptuous king-size bed and a sleeper sofa to accommodate an additional two guests. It also includes a large closet, a compact kitchenette, and a small dining table for two. The boat comes equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi, a cable TV, and a VCR with a movie library so there is never a dull moment. Guests will also find one full bathroom that comes with a shower. Outside, guests can enjoy a barbecue on the grill and a picnic table for some scenic, al fresco dining.

Accommodation Features

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Fire pit
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Shared Barbecue
Guests will have access to picnic tables and a barbecue gas grill to rustle up some delicious food. Guests will also be provided with free kayaks to explore the river and free boat moorage if they wish to bring their own boats.

The boat comes equipped with cable TV with a VCR and high-speed Wi-Fi, for those who wish to stay connected. There is also a selection of books, including information on the events and activities in the local area.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
This one-of-a-kind glamping accommodation is situated on the scenic Nehalem River in northwest Oregon. Guests are within a short walking distance of downtown Nehalem, where they will find a selection of wonderful cafes, restaurants, and shops. Additionally, just two miles away guests will find the Nehalem Bay Winery for the perfect date night. Cross to the other side of the river and guests can access the Nehalem River Dike Trail for an exhilarating walk. Just three miles in the opposite direction lies the Neahkahnie Beach and the Nehalem Bay State Park, where guests will find a plethora of outdoor activities to enjoy. Just two miles down the river lies the town Wheeler and just five and a half miles in the same direction lies Brighton. Moreover, the city of Portland is just under a two-hour-drive away and Seattle is a four-hour drive north.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Surfing
  • Water sports

The Nehalem River is home to an array of rare, aquatic wildlife, such as the endangered Coho Salmon, which can be used for catch-and-release fishing. Guests can also encounter otters, harbor seals, elk, mink, raptors, and seabirds in the surrounding area. The Nehalem river also offers a host of watersport activities, including kayaking and paddleboarding. Guests are just minutes from central Nehalem, where they can treat themselves to some retail therapy or grab a bite to eat at one of the many excellent restaurants. Additionally, in just two miles guests can reach the Nehalem Bay Winery, which makes for the perfect date night with a loved one. For lovers of outdoor sports, the Nehalem Bay State Park boasts a number of spectacular hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails, as well as windsurfing, kayaking, and fishing. If guests fancy a beach break they can head to the stunning Neahkahnie Beach, where they can take a dip in the ocean or simply relax on the sand with a book.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 30 days before check-in.

Additional Information

Pets are welcome.

Guests should note that there is a no-smoking policy.

Guests are required to pay an additional security deposit.

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