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The Waves

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188 W 2nd St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chatham, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

lovely location. great deck and cooking for room, could have spent a week instead a few days. there are stairs but worth the view. can walk out on beach great drives and hikes nearby and convenient market in town

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Vashon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Called 3 days in advance, secured a lovely King bed suite room 206 with ocean view . Great use of space including over stuffed chair with ottoman, table and chairs as well as a fireplace. Kitchenette with sink, stovetop, microwave fridge with freezer dishes glasses pots and pans. Great setting quite end of complex. Close to shops and restaurants but... More 

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Star, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took an impromptu trip to the coast in late March. I found this place right on the beach for a great price, especially considering the beach location. I was expecting a typical beach side place - kind of weathered and a bit musty because of the dampness, especially for the price we paid. WRONG! This place was fabulous, in... More 

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place and would go back in a minute. If budget allows, try to book a place in the first row right on the beach. The beach is gorgeous, the sunsets unbeatable and the peace is worth it. It's beautifully located so we could walk to almost everything.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are more expensive places to stay at Cannon Beach. There are also less expensive places to stay as well. None of them have the location that The Waves has. You are literally right next to the beach. Not near it, but right next to it. The rooms are clean, functional, many have kitchenettes and the majority of them have... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have an annual family reunion in Cannon Beach and have chosen The Waves to be our motel while my daughter,grandson, and the rest of the younger generation stay in a rented house in Tolovana Park. We tried several other motels before finding The Waves, which we like very much due to its comfort, location, and very high level of... More 

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SEATTLE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though we arrived early our room was ready. The room was perfect in every way. The staff was very friendly. Very easy to walk to the beach and Haystack rock is a great walk. The town is really a tourist area. There are two major parks within a reasonable distance.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay at the Waves. Shannon and Greg could not have been more accommodating and we loved everything about our room. The view, on the beach, the kitchen, the eating/writing nook overlooking the beach view. Lovely morning and evening walks to Haystack. Great walking around town, good restaurants, and a 1-2 minute walk home, back to the hotel.... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We checked in and found our room overlooking Cannon Beach. Our room was comfortable and quiet and overlooking the creek and a long section of the north part of the beach. We had a big picture window which, had we not preferred to be outside for sunset, would have perfectly framed the setting sun for us. Walkable to Haystack rock,... More 

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Denver, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to get a room anywhere close to the beach on short notice, but really lucked out with Waves. The room was right on the beach, with great views from the balcony. Can't beat that for sunsets. The room was small but very comfortable and well appointed. Nice bed, with a sink/refrigerator, good sized bathroom. All the... More 

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