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188 W 2nd St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
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The Waves
Ranked #9 of 13 hotels in Cannon Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we usually request no room service - so we have our own little private space. we also really like having a separate bedroom from the cooking and 'lounging' area. The waves more than meet these requirements for us. Paula was delightful to work with and always pleasant at the desk. love the location - can park the car and walk... More

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Greenbank
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting The Waves for about 30 years- Frank , Valerie, Paula always so nice- best ocean view rooms-everything within walking distance--Coaster Theatre, Lazy Susan, Driftwood Inn, Chocolate Cafe, The Bakery

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family has been sharing a vacation together with another family for over 20 years. We each have 3 (now) grown children and we share meals, games and outdoor family fun together. We have stayed at various places in the past, but none had the best overall accommodation, until we stayed at the Waves. At the Waves we found the... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful stay at the Waves at Cannon Beach. I booked at the last minute and the Waves had the only affordable room in the town. It turned out to be clean, steps from the beach, and right in the little downtown area. There was initially a problem with the lock on my door which they were extremely... More

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Duvall, Washington
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know about the rest of the motel but the condo, (B1 which they tell you is a two bedroom suite) we were in is dated and dirty. For the money we've spent I would definitely stay some place else. If you have small children DO NOT stay in the Sandcastle condos B1. The back sliders open to the... More

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Dayton, Ohio
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose The Waves because my aunt and uncle had stayed there before. We had to wait a long time for check in- nearly 4:20 (check in is from 3-4) only to find a run down suite for us to stay in. The couch/sleeper sofa had bleach stains and holes, looked like it came from Goodwill. The bed linens were... More

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Lake Stevens, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We take our family to a yearly vacation to Seaside. We had visited Cannon Beach for lunch on several of these trips and when we were planning a 3 day getaway just the two of us we thought Cannon Beach would be perfect. We chose the Waves just based on a whim. We were amazed at the place and have... More

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Kelowna, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at The Waves for 3 nights in July and loved our time there. Our room was in a great location as we could walk into town without having to drive. Easy and hassle free. Our deck offered a nice view of the ocean and the property was very peaceful and clean. The bed was super comfy and we... More

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Vancouver
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove in on First Sunday of August and they still had vacancy on this sunny day. The room with king size bed on the lower floor has partial view yet when you are in the sitting area you clearly see the ocean. The balcony has direct access to outside and steps from the beach. The kitchenette along the wall... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our 21st time staying at the Waves. And it is still one of our favorite destinations. Great base for visiting the coast. We always stay in a 2nd floor unit ocean view- 2 bedrooms, 2 baths. 6 of us total. The beds are extremely comfortable and there is a large kitchen with everything you need. Microwave, stove, full... More

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Address: 188 W 2nd St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
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Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Cannon Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Waves Hotel Cannon Beach
Waves Hotel Cannon Beach
Waves Motel Cannon Beach

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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Spa Suites Wheelchair access
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#2 Spa Hotel in Cannon Beach #6 Romantic Hotel in Cannon Beach #7 On the Beach Hotel in Cannon Beach #11 Family Hotel in Cannon Beach
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A cluster of six buildings located on or near the beach that provide great views of the Pacific Ocean, the Tillamook Lighthouse, and the rocks fronting Ecola State Park. Located in the village center, park and walk to most all shopping and restaurants. Accommodations for parties of one to eight people. Most all rooms will have fireplaces, kitchenettes, and private decks. All rooms are smoke and pet free. ... more   less 
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