Seaside

Family fun, recreation and an expansive 1.5-mile Promenade have crafted Seaside into Oregon’s first seashore resort, dating back to the mid 1800′s. Just 90 minutes from Portland, Seaside beckons with historical references – marking the final destination of Lewis and Clark’s journey west – and world-class events. History is also on the side of the Seaside Aquarium, which has entertained visitors for more than 75 years.

The beach? Wide and open, the Seaside sand is home to the world’s largest beach volleyball tournament every August with more than 1,000 teams playing on over 100 courts. Nestled adjacent to the beach, the “Prom” makes an ideal spot to storm watch, take a stroll or simply soak in a sunset against iconic Tillamook Head.

A walkable and bustling Broadway offers a plethora of unique shopping opportunities and culinary delights satisfying even the most discriminating of tastes.

Seaside, it’s more than just a day at the beach!

Featured activities

  • Seaside Visitors Bureau

    7 North Roosevelt
    Seaside, Oregon 97138
    (503)738-3097 or (888)306-2326

    Seaside is Oregon's first seashore resort and one of the most popular year-round family destinations with miles of sandy beach, fabulous shopping, outstanding dining, exciting storm watching and timeless attractions for all ages. Seaside is more than just a day at the beach! It's the ideal place for great vacations, romantic retreats and group conferences.

  • Tillamook Rock Lighthouse

    Off Hwy. 101, 2 miles north of Cannon Beach
    Cannon Beach, Oregon 97141

    West of Tillamook Head, this lighthouse was constructed on top of a rock 1.2 miles seaward off Tillamook Head in 1881. The construction of this particular lighthouse was thought to be incredibly risky, but its five workers beat the odds. Because this lighthouse was built on a rock, it is not accessible to the public. However, visitors can easily see it and a beautiful view of the surrounding ocean from Ecola State Park and Seaside. This lighthouse stands 133 feet above sea level with 62-foot-high tower on basalt rock islet. Exposure to storm waves led to the nickname "Terrible Tilly." It was replaced by a whistle buoy in 1957 and is the only privately owned Oregon coast lighthouse on the National Registry of Historic Places; now used as a columbarium, a storage place for ashes of the deceased.

Featured accommodations

  • Vacasa - Seaside

    1803 S Roosevelt Dr Unit D
    Seaside, Oregon 97138
    (503) 738-6680

    From the ideally located Sand & Sea Condos to spacious oceanfront estates a bit further from the hubbub of town, Vacasa offers a wide range of Seaside vacation rentals to make your next Oregon Coast getaway the best yet. Every Vacasa home in Seaside is unique, but many offer private hot tubs, full kitchens, fireplaces, WiFi, and pet-friendly policies. Find your perfect retreat today—visit Vacasa.com for detailed descriptions and photos of each property, along with customizable search and easy online booking.

  • Beachcombers NW - Seaside

    Seaside, Oregon 97138
    503-622-1282

    Choose from over 400 Oregon Coast vacation rentals, featuring oceanfront, pet friendly, romantic getaways, and large group accommodations. Use our unique regional search categories or search the entire coast to discover your perfect vacation getaway. Whether you’re looking for an oceanfront house, a luxury condo, or a cozy cottage, we can help. Click on the email, calendar, or book direct links for current availability and rate quotes. Book direct & save!

Featured Events

  • Sweet Affaire

    City of Seaside Convention Center
    415 1st. Ave.
    Seaside, Oregon 97138
    (503)738-3311
    March 10, 2019

    It’s time for A Sweet Affaire. Enjoy signature appetizers, tempting treats, northwest wine and beer tasting, live music, as well as live and silent auctions featuring many unique items from around the north coast. Dozens of local businesses share the tastiest offerings that will make your mouth water.

    This annual sweet retreat is a scholarship fundraiser for the Sunset Empire Park and Recreation Foundation as well as Seaside Rotary Foundations School and Community Projects.

    $35.00 per person.

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  • Pouring at the Coast

    Seaside Civic Convention Center
    415 1st Ave.
    Seaside, Oregon 97138
    (503)738-3311
    March 16, 2019

    The Seaside Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Seaside Brewing Company presents the 10th Annual Pouring At The Coast Festival. Sample from more than 60 types of craft beer presented by nearly 30 breweries, food and live music. Participants can enjoy the Craft Beer Festival and People’s Choice Competition.

    This event is for those 21 years and older | 3 to 8 p.m. | $20-$25

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  • Oregon Ghost Conference

    Seaside Civic and Convention Center
    415 1st Ave.
    Seaside, Oregon 97138
    (503)738-8585
    March 29 - 31, 2019

    The Oregon Ghost Conference is the Northwest’s largest paranormal convention and attracts visitors from all across the west coast and beyond. A jam packed weekend filled with speakers, courses, tours, parties and so much more. It’s a weekend of ghosts at the coast. Attendees will connect with and learn from some of the top paranormal experts in the area.

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