Seaside is located on the northern tip of the Oregon Coast., and is the perfect destination for those in search of a classic “beach town” vacation. Known for its quaint downtown area and 4th of July fireworks presentation, Seaside is a destination that offers something for every traveler. With miles of sandy beach to explore and a grand ocean promenade with more than a mile and a half of shops, museums, lodging, and beach views to keep you entertained. When you’re not exploring the beach, there’s plenty of biking, hiking, kayaking, and kite flying to be done!
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In recent years, Seaside has undergone a spectacular renovation to its downtown area. With significant remodels and many new businesses opening, this coastal town is an attraction all its own. Rent a Surrey and ride around town, or take a long cruise down the historic ocean Promenade! For your evening entertainment, Seaside is home to tons of great bars and restaurants. You’ll find many places to eat and drink along Broadway, but be sure to take a stroll down the other streets while you’re downtown - there’s plenty of hidden gems waiting to be found!
In addition to the construction updates, Seaside has implemented a variety of community events that are open for the public to enjoy. There are a wide range of activities, including farmers markets, sports tournaments, races, conventions, shows, and so much more. No matter which week you choose to visit, there’s always something going on in Seaside! For example, check out an art walk while you’re in town. On the first Saturday of each month between Holland Drive and Broadway Street downtown, artists from all walks of life set up small, diverse, art exhibits for the community to enjoy. Be sure to check it out if you’re in town!
Just 2 miles from Seaside, Oregon you’ll find Gearhart - another small, classic beach town with shops to explore and quiet streets to wander. Something you won’t find at other beach towns, however, is the legendary razor clamming in Gearhart! Brining in over 7 million razor clams every season, Gearhart is a great spot for beginner and experienced clammers alike! Check out our Gearhart vacation rentals.
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Oregon Beach Vacations has 30+ vacation rentals available in Seaside. Our inventory includes both vacation homes and condos, and we even have a handful of oceanfront properties available. You can use our search filters to help find the perfect Seaside rental.
Arcadia Beach State Recreation Area and the Seaside Promenade are two of the most popular spots in Seaside and two we definitely recommend visiting. We've put together a list of the best things to do in Seaside to give you all of our other recommended attractions.
Seaside is located towards the northern end of the Oregon Coast. It is situated between Cannon Beach and Gearhart and is roughly a 1.5 hour drive northwest of Portland.