We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Short Way Road, Port of Brookings, Brookings, OR

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 21 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 9
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
See it from the beach.

As stated by another reviewer this lighthouse is on private property. However, you can view it from the beach by the jetty. It is well maintained.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 December 2015
sarah K
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 20: English reviews
albany, ny
Level Contributor
55 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

No review,because it isn't worth it.Nothing historical about it. .. Shouldn't be on Tripadvisors. Please remove it.

Helpful?
1 Thank Shamus780
Tualatin
Level Contributor
245 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

OK, it's easy to see from the the outside. But it is modern with no historic relevance. Go and see one of the many real historic lighthouses in Oregon, or from Brookings just go south to Crescent City for a real one nearby.

Helpful?
4 Thank almyt
Level Contributor
61 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

As stated by another reviewer this lighthouse is on private property. However, you can view it from the beach by the jetty. It is well maintained.

Helpful?
1 Thank sarah K
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

If you went it would really be intruding. Hey it's at the end of the very narrow Sandy dead end. It would be rude and also you would be seriously tresspassing. I wish trip advisor would take this down as one of Brookings"things to do."

Helpful?
11 Thank susan w
Eagle River, Alaska
Level Contributor
505 reviews
226 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

From the jetty, one can now see two homes with lighthouses in Brookings. The original one is the larger of the two, and to the left of the newer one.

Helpful?
1 Thank AKcabingirlA
Huntsville, Alabama
Level Contributor
23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

This lighthouse surprised me as to it's location. It's worth the trip to see it and not at all hard to find. Easy to get pics. Not a Lighthouse you can visit but you can take all the pics you want from different angles. I would upload some but not sending this from my laptop.

Helpful?
3 Thank 1stranded2010
Fremont, California
Level Contributor
5,005 reviews
3,258 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,376 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2014

We enjoyed seeing the harbor area and also seeing the lighthouse on our road trip which included Brookings, Oregon.

Helpful?
1 Thank mini
New Port Richey, Florida
Level Contributor
57 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

Wonderful place to visit1 he Pelican Bay Lighthouse is not very far from the Best Western Plus Hotel in Brookings, Oregon. What a charming lighthouse. We could walk right to it from the hotel. Really neat place for taking pictures. Lovely area. Friendly people. robb

Helpful?
2 Thank bcasual2
Vancouver, Washington
Level Contributor
49 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

Its very easy to get a look at the "Lighthouse right from the Habor parking lot. Pretty cool looking. Would be nice to be able to catch the inside sometime at one of the events.

Helpful?
1 Thank cynpowers
Las Vegas, Nevada
Level Contributor
722 reviews
284 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

The Pelican Bay Lighthouse is not very far from the Best Western Plus Hotel in Brookings, Oregon. What a charming lighthouse. We could walk right to it from the hotel. Really neat place for taking pictures. Lovely area. Friendly people. Brookings, Oregon.

Helpful?
2 Thank SusieRussell

Travellers who viewed Pelican Bay Lighthouse also viewed

 

Been to Pelican Bay Lighthouse? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Pelican Bay Lighthouse and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Pleasant Hill, Or.

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Pelican Bay Lighthouse staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?