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Windermere on the Beach
Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Bandon
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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
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“Great place to stay and unwind”
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We chose this spot from the website and stayed here a few days in mid-August. The inn keeper told us the hotel was built in the 1930's and it has that homey charm. But it has been updated for the most modern of conveniences. The large windows overlooking the coast are amazing. Clean and comfortable, not the Ritz, but the Ritz does not have this view. The quick walk down to the fantastic beach was wonderful and our walks along the coast northward brought us to an area with unbelieveable numbers, colors and assortments of sea anemone, sea stars and other wonderous water creatures. A quick walk up and a short drive to town and we were crabbing with the locals.

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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 24 September 2013
Thank you for the review. I'm glad you got to see so many starfish and anemones! I'm also excited that you were able to crab fish, it's one of my favorite activities here in Bandon!!
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Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

We were not planning on staying the Windermere, but drove by on our way to another hotel and decided to check it out. Motel is dated, but kept clean and had fridge, microwave. Bathroom was small but did the job, great shower. Friendly and helpful staff. Easy beach access. Glad we stopped.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 24 September 2013
We're so glad you stopped by as well! Thanks for the review!
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Kingston, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 21 September 2013

We stayed overnight on our cross-country trip after checking out of the pricey but beautiful Bandon Golf Resort. Our room was right on the beach with a beautiful view of the sunset. It was clean and had the convenience of a kitchenette. There is no breakfast but we brought cereal and milk in for our breakfast. A coffee maker was available with the makings for coffee. The cute little town of Bandon was just a short scenic drive away. The price was very reasonable for a beach property.

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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 24 September 2013
We are so happy you enjoyed your stay as well as the town of Bandon. It truly is a wonderful place and we hope you can visit again.
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Reviewed 20 September 2013

We stayed in room 25 it was awesome, very clean and the owners were the nicest people ever!!! only bad thing was we could only stay one night but i am definitely coming back with my husband to stay longer. The town is adorable also wouldn't mind living there!

Room Tip: any room would be amazing. Location is perfect!
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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 24 September 2013
Wow! Thanks for the great review. I love this pics, especially the one with your feet up on the patio enjoying your coffee and the view! Hope to see you again.
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Reviewed 18 September 2013

the rooms are basic at best. Very small bathroom, the sink is almost part of the room itself. The bed was not the best. If you look out the back door and beyond, you find paths leading to a wide beach, which we had pretty much to ourselves. The beach is the draw here. There aren't any restaurants nearby, as you are in a sort of suburb of sorts. We decided to spent only one night, after booking two. I requested a refund on night two. After a gentle push, I was refunded.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 20 September 2013
I'm sorry you chose to stay only one day. Keep in mind we have King Deluxe rooms if you are wanting more amenities. They have large bathrooms, fireplaces, kitchenettes and patios! We hope you will try a Deluxe room soon!
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Columbia City IN
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Reviewed 18 September 2013

This was not a fancy new hotel. Instead it was probably built in the 40's and has only about 24 units. Ours was an upstairs one room with kitchenette and sitting area. (No elevator). It was clean and bed was small, but comfortable. The view was amazing....overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The bathroom is small--just a shower, no tub, but clean. The kitchen was well stocked and if you wanted to cook meals, you could do so very easily. We just picked up some things for breakfast on the way in and fixed breakfast before we left. The place was very quiet and very comfortable.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 20 September 2013
Thanks for the review! You were close, the original buildings were built in 1936! We work very hard to maintain the vintage beach cottage feel while keeping the rooms clean and comfortable. We hope you can visit us again soon!
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Rifle, Colorado
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Reviewed 13 September 2013

Just the place for us! After spending one night, we stayed here a second night. Not a snazzy place, not the newest place. Clean, roomy, great beach access, and very friendly hosts. We would stay here again! My review includes fitness center and pool. The beach and the ocean are what you get !

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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VisitWindermere, Manager at Windermere on the Beach, responded to this review, 20 September 2013
So happy you loved it!! Traditional, clean and comfortable is what we offer!
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Property: Windermere on the Beach
Address: 3250 Beach Loop Dr SW, Bandon, OR 97411-8808
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Region: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Bandon
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bandon
#1 Family Hotel in Bandon
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Bandon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Number of rooms: 25
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Every room at the Windermere has an unobstructed view of the spectacular ocean along Bandon's coastline. 25 secluded and private units, some with fireplaces, kitchenettes,and decks - perfect for family vacations. All rooms have free WiFi. Pet friendly rooms available. ... more   less 
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