Next time you're driving down Highway 101 along the Oregon Coast, pull over and check out family-friendly Bella Beach. If you want a more in-depth experience of this quaint and quiet planned community, choose one of our Bella Beach vacation homes and settle in for an extended stay.
Where is Bella Beach, OR?
Bella Beach is located in Depoe Bay, the whale watching capital of the Oregon Coast
, just three miles south of Lincoln City and adjacent to the Siletz River, which feeds into the gorgeous Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge.
Things to Do in Bella Beach, OR
Bella Beach is a world of its own with New England style architecture, a large, central common green area, walking trails for lazy afternoon strolls, a half basketball court, and a play structure for kids. When it's time to grab a bite to eat, take a respite at Cafe C'est La Vie and savor a mouthwatering crepe.
Spend some time at the Depoe Bay Whale Watching Center or head out on a charter boat excursion to look for the distinctive spray of gray whales while you do some fishing. Play a few rounds at Salishan Golf Course in tranquil Gleneden Beach
and make your way through beautiful forested grounds with bay views. Enjoy a meditative afternoon at Cape Foulweather and Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint to watch the ebb and flow of the dramatic surf and catch a glimpse of the many seabirds that inhabit the area.
And of course, Lincoln City, with its perfect blend of city-centered and outdoor activities
, offers plenty to do in the way of hiking, beachcombing, and tide-pooling on the beach, as well as shopping, dining, and gambling in town.
Whether you're just passing through on a coastal road trip or looking to stay awhile, you're sure to have an unforgettable Oregon Coast getaway when you stay in one of our charming Bella Beach vacation rentals!
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