Cape Meares Vacation Rentals

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Make Cape Meares your next getaway

The tiny community of Cape Meares is known to its longtime residents as one of the Northern Oregon Coast's best-kept secrets. The area is part of the famous Three Capes Scenic Drive, including the beautiful Cape Meares State Park and its charming lighthouse. Our Cape Meares vacation rentals offer jaw-dropping ocean views and peaceful relaxation, while still keeping close to the dining and shopping options of nearby Tillamook and Oceanside.

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Popular amenities for Cape Meares vacation rentals

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Dog-friendly Hot tub Internet
Cape Meares Beach Getaway
1 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Cape Meares Beach Getaway - Cape Meares, OR

$217 avg / night (excludes fees and taxes)
Blue Ocean Beauty
4 Bedroom | 3.5 Bath | Sleeps 9

Blue Ocean Beauty - Cape Meares, OR

$536 avg / night (excludes fees and taxes)
Shoreline Cottage Oceanfront Vacation Rental
2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 6

Shoreline Cottage Oceanfront Vacation Rental - Cape Meares, OR

$395 avg / night (excludes fees and taxes)
Cape Meares Overlook
2 Bedroom | 1.5 Bath | Sleeps 7

Cape Meares Overlook - Cape Meares, OR

$238 avg / night (excludes fees and taxes)
Treehouse by the Sea
3 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 8

Treehouse by the Sea - Cape Meares, OR

$222 avg / night (excludes fees and taxes)

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Recent Cape Meares guest reviews

My family and I we really enjoyed our stay clean house near to beach and the hot tub was great!!
Bonnie C. | Jun 2024
The location is fantastic. We enjoyed our stay.
Rachel W. | Jun 2024
The beach a couple blocks away. Hot tub in the backyard!
Steven G. | Jun 2024
Cape Meares vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 220 of our Cape Meares homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 328 of our Cape Meares vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Some of the most popular amenities in our Cape Meares vacation rentals include:

Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local Cape Meares team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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No worries, plans change. Read over our cancellation policy for more information. And if you currently have a Vacasa reservation for Cape Meares, log in to Trip Manager to see options available for your specific trip.

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Things to do in Cape Meares

Without a doubt, the number one attraction near town is the Cape Meares State Scenic Viewpoint. The small but impressive park is home to both the shortest lighthouse and the most giant Sitka Spruce in Oregon, as well as some of the Coast's best views over the crashing Pacific Ocean. The viewpoints in the park are known as a prime whale-watching spot during migration season, and a favorite nesting ground for seabirds, including the common murre, bald eagle, and peregrine falcon.

On clear days, visitors might glimpse the tufted puffins and Steller sea lions who enjoy protected breeding grounds at the Three Arch Rocks Natural Wildlife Refuge to the southwest of Cape Meares. Many vacationers along the Oregon Coast pass through Cape Meares as they journey along the Three Capes Scenic Route, a 40-mile loop drive that meanders along the shoreline from Pacific City to Tillamook. Even on rainy days, when you might be tempted to hunker down in your cozy Cape Meares beach cottage, the well-marked path at Three Capes is worth an afternoon's exploration, showing off some of Oregon's most panoramic viewpoints in state parks at Cape Lookout and Cape Kiwanda.

Along the sandy beach of Cape Meares and in the surrounding parks, visitors can enjoy some of the best hiking, kayaking, kite-flying, crabbing, fishing, and birdwatching in the state. While Cape Meares itself is very quiet, the community is only five minutes from Oceanside, with fresh seafood and homemade desserts at Roseanna's Cafe or Brewin' in the Wind.

Day trips from Cape Meares

Within twenty minutes, Tillamook offers all the dining and shopping options of a larger town, plus the ultimate rainy-day activity: touring and tasting at the Tillamook Cheese Factory. Cape Meares makes a convenient home base for exploring the Oregon Coast, with a number of popular tourist destinations within an hour and a half's drive: Cannon Beach and Seaside to the north, and Pacific City and Lincoln City to the south. Portland is under two hours away, and Seattle can be reached within four and a half hours.

Close to the conveniences of "civilization" but offering a true sense of getting away from it all, a stay at one of our Cape Meares vacation rentals is unmatched for its combination of natural beauty and peacefulness on the Northern Oregon Coast.