Long Beach Peninsula
is aptly named, at 28 miles it is the longest natural beach in the United States
. This vibrant resort community on Washington's
southwest coast has been named one of ‘America’s Favorite Beach Towns’ by ForbesTraveler.com and voted ‘Best Beach’ by the viewers of Seattle's
The Peninsula offers visitors blocks of colorful shops, excellent seafood, comfortable accommodation, museums, horseback riding, and of course … an expansive beach. Southwest Washington’s Long Beach Peninsula is home to a national park, two historic lighthouses, renowned restaurants, cranberry bogs, and oyster farms.
With so many activities and attractions in the area, you’ll need to spend at least a few days. Accommodations are plentiful and range from quaint antique-filled vacation rental homes to the many romantic lodging options. Seaside cottages, family-style vacation rentals, condo rentals and hotels
are among the many other options. In fact, visitors can choose from more than a thousand different rooms from the southern tip of the peninsula to the northern tip.
Cape Disappointment State Park is a 1,882-acre park on the Long Beach Peninsula, fronted by the Pacific Ocean. The park offers 27 miles of ocean beach, two lighthouses, an interpretive center and hiking trails
. Visitors can enjoy beachcombing and exploring the area's rich natural and cultural history. Vacation rentals located on the Long Beach Peninsula make for a great base to explore the park.
For those a little less adventurous and looking for some solitude, private accommodations are a perfect break from the hectic pace of everyday life. A vacation rental home, cottage, or condo rental on the shores of the Pacific
provides a sanctuary from which you can sit back, listen to the crashing waves, and let your cares melt away.
In addition to first class accommodation, visitors are treated to a variety of five-star dining
options in outstanding settings. From a quick oyster burger and fries to the gourmet fare often featuring Northwest Regional Cuisine, taste for yourself why one of the highlights of a Long Beach Peninsula visit is the award-winning gourmet cuisine.