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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went during quiet season, was there during a storm. Even though it was wet and windy the ocean view was beautiful and the fireplace in our room made our stay warm and cozy. Great location, was able to walk everywhere. Great shops and restaurants.

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Thank you for braving the storm with us. Some folk love the power of the ocean during a good storm and glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you will stay with us again should you come back to Cannon Beach. Regards, Greg

Surprise, Arizona
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Stayed at The Waves for a two night stay in a ground level suite, the fireplace was nice, and the whirlpool tub was real nice after a rainy day. Just yards away from the beach, and about a mile away from Haystack rock, being off season the beach was not crowded at all, and just minutes away is Ecola State...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We come down at least once a year, some times twice a year. We stay as a couple or as a foursome. There isn't a better spot as far as we're concerned. Easy walking to all restaurants and shops. This trip was just the two of us. (Out friends ended up staying here as well a few weeks later!) Can't...

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Pittsboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had rented two properties during our visit.....one for us and one for "the kids". Bad storms hit before our arrival from NC and the kids property was damaged. They were moved from the 2 bedroom unit to a 3 bedroom 2 floor unit right on the beach. The folks at Waves always exceeds our expectation....plus they are truly friendly....

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Bill, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay in our 'Beach House' it is a unique spot and I'm happy it worked out for your family. I appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. Regards, Greg Swedenborg

Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Great hotel....location fantastic for central cannon beach and right on the beach. I will return for another visit. Though the weather was not optimal at time of my visit was a fantastic stay. Next time I'll take wife

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David, Thank you for your kind feedback and by all means please return with your wife. Weather is usually great until mid-October...just not this year. Thank for braving the storm and glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards, Greg Swedenborg

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Seattle, Washington
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Thornton, Colorado
Reviewed 17 October 2016

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 17 October 2016

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waves is a unique Ocean Front property in the village center of Cannon Beach. Eight different buildings and five classic cottages offer lodging options from romantic studios to large family suites. Most rooms have kitchens, fireplaces, private decks and are either Ocean Front or Ocean View with a few non-view options. Locally owned and family operated for 30 years, The Waves, has accommodations to meet every budget with an unbeatable location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waves

Address: 188 W 2nd Street, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-2005
Region: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Cannon Beach
Price Range: £92 - £306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Waves 2*
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:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Cannon Beach
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cannon Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Cannon Beach
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“There are a lot of rooms, but not all are directly facing the ocean. If that is important to you, check that you get what you want.”
 of 5 bubbles Traveler4159, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Love the Flagship rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Z4449ELmikem, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Will definitely return and rebook an ocean front unit again.”
 of 5 bubbles 874murrayj, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The ocean view is amazing, but there are lots of stairs to the 2nd floor and no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles lauraduff, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Check out the rooms online before you book to get the view you want.”
 of 5 bubbles 647stevew, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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