The ocean and the craggy Yaquina Head formation are both visible from Starfish Point, a coastal Oregon condo property right on a stretch of private beach. And though the condos feel tucked away, they're also close to shopping and restaurants in quaint downtown Newport.
Explore tide pools on a walk down the hotel's private illuminated path toward the shoreline.
Two-bedroom condos look out over Agate Beach; each features a fully equipped kitchen, four-person Jacuzzi tub, gas fireplace, and private deck.
Watch for whales from the railings of the building's multi-level main deck.
Newport, Oregon: Quiet Bayfront Area with Historical Buildings and Seafood Markets
U.S. Highway 101 traverses the entire Oregon coast, threading through the bustling business districts on the north end of Newport and its quiet, historical Bayfront below. Of the shore-side areas, Shilo Inns Suites Hotels in Newport sits closest to Yaquina Bay; here, 19th-century buildings and cottages are set amid seafood markets and the docking ships of a large commercial fishing fleet. Beach activity wanes in the winter, when windsurfers and storm watchers take advantage of high gusts and beachcombers wait for waves to wash ashore seashells and piggy banks filled with sand dollars.
In early spring, roughly 18,000 gray whales swim by Newport’s shores during migration. When the skies and seas are calm enough, charter boats sail out for close encounters with the gentle giants as well as views of the coastline and the occasional sea lion and harbor seal.
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What You Get
Stay for two in a two-bedroom luxury condo
Option 1: $149 for a 1-night stay, valid for Sunday–Thursday check-in; not valid Friday or Saturday nights (up to a $245 value)
Option 2: $169 for a 1-night stay, valid for Friday–Saturday check-in (up to a $245 value)
Option 3: $289 for a 2-night stay, valid for Sunday–Wednesday check-in; not valid Friday or Saturday nights (up to a $490 value)
Option 4: $319 for a 2-night stay, valid for Friday or Saturday check-in (up to a $490 value)
Policies and Fees
Book by: 7/25/14
Travel by: 8/22/14
Cancellation policy & fees: All cancellations subject to $25 fee. 30-day cancellation notice required or fee applicable to one-night's stay up to the Groupon price applies.