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The Waves

188 W 2nd St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
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    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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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Moved here from the hotel across the road as they had no rooms left for a second night.We had a one bedroom and Murphy bed room right on the sea front. It was unbelievable,the views can't be beaten. We loved it so much that we cooked for ourselves that night.The management were very friendly and helpful.We really appreciated that as... More 

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Clarion, PA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

We desparately needed a restful and serene escape and found the exact solution in The WAVES. What a quiet, well cared for property! Its location is perfect for walking to the quaint shps and botiques and a fabulous coffee cafe is right across the street! Our room faced the ocean and couldn't have been more peaceful as we enjoyed the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

We stayed four nights at the Townhouse, Argonauta Inn, which is part of The Waves. We found it perfect for a three generation visit, including a 1-1/2 year old. The location was ideal just off the beach and within easy walking distance of the center of the village of Cannon Beach. We used the kitchen for quite a few of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

Really liked this place, we turned up on spec and were made really welcome, great room on the beach everything you need. Will certainly return. A really good experience. Did I mention its right on the beach ?

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newton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We had a car, so could stay a couple of miles out of the charming town ---although my kids ran easily that far every morning for exercise! We were not on the beach, but had a great view, and the ocean was a one minute walk from our deck. Everything in the condo was well appointed and well kept. Since... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We stayed in the Flagship king studio rooms with a beautiful view of the beach. The location is excellent for nice long walks and runs on the beach, walking to dinner, and making breakfast in the room (with a beautiful view). The fireplace makes the rainy and windy times seem cozy. Lots of places to hike and explore. It made... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

With no reservations for Cannon Beach we looked around and price compared. This place is fantastic! We didn't have an ocean view, but a peak at it and it was still a great room and a great experience. The owner, Frank was super nice with lot;s of local knowledge. The room was very spacious, comfortable and super clean. The linens... More 

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cbtravelor, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Thank you for being a guest at The Waves Cannon Beach. We try hard to have affordable, comfortable accommodations for all size groups. Being on the beach or close by and still in the center of the village makes everything accessible by walking. After many years at the motel it is my pleasure to give as much information about our... More 

Portland, Oregon
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

We stayed in the Flagship King Studio and were impressed with the great view and easy access to beach. Clean modern room with instant gas fireplace made for a cozy stay. Hated to leave! Seemed like the sea gull who perched on the balcony had the same idea. Very close to shops and restaurants. Haystack Rock is probably a 20... More 

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cbtravelor, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

Our Flagship building at The Waves Cannon Beach was designed to provide our guests with a great view of the Pacific Ocean, the Tillamook Lighthouse, the rocks fronting Ecola State Park. The wave action against these rocks and just washing up on the beach in front of the building can provide hours of enjoyment and relaxation. All this and your... More 

Renton, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We spent 4 nights there recently and are already looking forward to staying there again. We picked it for its location and the photos on line and got everything we had hoped for. The room has a 180 degree view of the coastline and is right up against the bulkhead. We spent one glorious afternoon just sitting on our private... More 

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cbtravelor, Owner at The Waves, responded to this review

We enjoy our "older" guests that have spent time on the beach and in the sand as well at those younger families that are beginning their memories. The Waves Cannon Beach is located conveniently located just steps for the beach and the village. This allows all ages to enjoy what this community has to offer. Thank you for sharing part... More 

Hillsboro, Oregon, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

My 90-year-old mother and I stayed here, and it was great. It was a short walk to all the shops and restaurants, as well as the beach. The room was spacious, comfortable, and clean. We opted for the non-ocean view, which was very reasonably priced. The staff in the office were helpful about restaurants and sightseeing. I would definitely return... 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): $
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
The Waves Hotel Cannon Beach
Waves Hotel Cannon Beach
Waves Motel Cannon Beach
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Cannon Beach
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Cannon Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Cannon Beach

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