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Montello, Wisconsin
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We came to cannon beach to see the coast and explore which was amazing! The waves was the perfect place to stay with a beautiful view of the haystack rocks! Walking distance to everything in town. Our studio was very clean and welcoming with the deck looking over the ocean!

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Auburn, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Modern 1brm condo next to core of cannon beach shopping. Walk there. Great place to get away. Kitchen has what you need to cook the occasional meal. Parking just for you. Quiet area. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Oregon City, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love to stay at the Waves! We park our car and are able to walk everywhere. It's close to grocery, restaurants, galleries, shops and the ocean. We can catch the bus and go to the south end of Cannon Beach if we want. When we're ready we can go back to our room and watch the ocean and have...

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College Place, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We needed to get away from our teaching lives at spring vacation and just relax. This hotel was just what we needed. The room was lovely, clean, and fully stocked. The view outside our room was just ocean and sand and rocks. The first day we just sat for a couple of hours sitting and watching the waves roll in...

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Antelope, Oregon
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Step out the back door and one is on the sands of beautiful Cannon Beach; walk a few steps in the other direction and one is at the heart of downtown and all its quaint shops and restaurants. What's not to love? My husband's favorite attribute - it's right next door to a pizza parlor. We chose The Waves not...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great place to get away and watch the winter storms while sitting in front of a roaring fire in the rooms fireplace. This was our 4th stay and always the best. Great staff and a fun town to spend time in just killing time.

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Vancouver
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very cozy bachelor apartment. Very clean ameneties. We walked down to the beach in less than 5 mins. They have a full kitchen to use and free wifi along with a bathroom, everything you need. It rained while we were there but we still had a good time!

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Newberg, Oregon
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our room was ready ahead of check in time which we appreciated. The room was clean, up-graded, convenient, with a panoramic view of the ocean. The weather was very stormy when we arrived, but the next day presented a sunset to dye for!! We look forward to staying there again.

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Lake Oswego
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice, relaxing stay...very clean, super convenient, excellent staff. Our beachfront Flagship Unit was great, even on a stormy morning. The kitchen was well supplied, so one can easily prepare meals if desired. Looking forward to scheduling a family gathering and having each family have their own units. They're going to love this place. I really see no downside to...

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Seattle, Washington
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We always stay at The Waves when we visit Cannon Beach. We love the rooms, and the location---everything is walking distance, which is particularly nice when you travel off-season and the weather is awful (high winds and heavy rain, like it was our whole trip this March). We enjoyed being able to watch the ocean (and the seagulls, hanging out...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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: RM510 - RM1,688 (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:
#4 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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