With the Pacific Ocean as its backyard, Lincoln City, Ore., offers visitors a wide variety of outdoor activities. The area features lush green forests and wide sandy beaches that attract visitors from all over. Accommodation options vary and include vacation rentals and condo rentals. A vacation rental often provides enough space for a fabulous family vacation, while a condo rental may be cozy enough for a couple's romantic getaway. Lodging amenities vary; however, accommodations provide everything you need, from bed, bath linens to fully equipped kitchens. Vacation rental guests typically save money by utilizing the home's kitchen. Vacation rentals also may offer on-site laundry facilities, which allows guests to pack lighter.
Accommodations in the Lincoln City area allow guests easy access to various activities and tourist hot spots, such as bird watching, whale watching, hiking, biking and surfing. If rain spoils outdoor fun, guests staying in a rental accommodation can visit indoor attractions, such as the Chinook Winds Casino, the North Lincoln County Historical Museum and the Culinary Center, which offers cooking classes. Visitors to Lincoln City also go antiquing and browse the city's numerous antique shops.
Visitors staying in vacation rentals also have easy access to numerous boutique retail shops, an outlet mall, a myriad of restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Visitors can find a variety of cuisines, ranging from fresh seafood to international cuisine. Lincoln City also hosts several festivals and special events throughout the year, including the Fall Kite Festival and the Fall Learning Fest in October, the Chowder Cook-Off in November and the Mardi Gras Jambalaya Cook-Off in January.