Seaside, Oregon, hotels place their guests near the Pacific Ocean, gift shops and the promenade, which the locals call “the Prom.” Hotels fill up fast during the warm summer months, so anyone planning a trip to this coastal town during the busy season should reserve a room at least a month in advance.
Hotels With Fireplaces
You can't get any closer to the beach than at the Inn at the Shore, which has terraces that leads to the sand. But when the weather is windy and cold, stay inside and enjoy the ocean view next to the fireplace. The Inn at the Shore has accommodations with amenities that include a kitchenette, whirlpool tubs and two-bedroom suites. Less than half a block from the beach, the Inn of the Four Winds is convenient to the Prom. Along with gas fireplaces, rooms and suites at this establishment also offer balconies, shuttle services and complimentary cookies.
The Beachside Inn has rooms set aside for guests with pets. Guest rooms have nautical décor and sea-foam green walls, and feature DVD players and a kitchenette. The pet-friendly, family-owned Sandy Cove Inn has several rooms set aside for guests with canine companions. Equipped with kitchenettes, the Sandy Cove Inn offers suites and themed rooms, including a vintage game room, boat room, 1940s-inspired room, New York room, beach room and kids' room.
Hotels With Pools
Because the ocean at Seaside is often too cold for swimming, the Comfort Inn and Suites, and the Holiday Inn Express and Suites, provide visitors with a year-round alternative. The Comfort Inn, located on the Necanicum River, is four blocks from the beach and three blocks from the Seaside Convention Center. This establishment also offers complimentary coffee throughout the day in its lobby, complimentary breakfast and complimentary cookies in the evening. Half a mile from the shore, the pool, sauna and spa at the Holiday Inn Express is open 24 hours a day. The hotel also offers services to its business guests, such as free Internet connection and a full business center.
The Best Western Ocean View Resort and Shilo Inn Suites Oceanfront Hotel place guests in the perfect accommodation to get the best views of kite shows, sandcastle competitions and volleyball games from the comfort of their rooms. Only four blocks from Seaside’s tourist-heavy, busy Broadway Street, the Best Western is located along the beach-side Prom. Perfect for those who like to be in the middle of a city’s hustle and bustle, the Shiloh Inn on Broadway Street places guests five feet from the beach and less than a half block from the Seaside Aquarium, where visitors can feed harbor seals.