Waldport is one of the best-kept secrets on the Oregon Coast.
With the local motto, “where the forest meets the sea,” you’ll enjoy miles of sandy ocean beaches, forest roads, hiking trails, wilderness areas and an ever-changing picturesque bay. Waldport is the ideal choice for beach lovers, families looking for a fun Oregon coast vacation and outdoor adventurers alike.
With only one stop-light, no strip malls, traffic jams or cookie-cutter tourist traps, Waldport is an unhurried, unspoiled charming little village by the sea, making it the perfect place to avoid crowds and have space to yourself. It’s conveniently located a scenic 20 minute drive south of Newport, 5 minutes from Seal Rock and just 8 miles north of Yachats.
Waldport has fast become a destination for visitors from throughout the world. Amenities and services include a health clinic, pharmacy, business center, library, grocery store, port area, and all the services you need for extended stays.
What makes Waldport so special?
When asked “what makes Waldport so special?” locals and visitors mentioned that it’s a place for relaxation, reflection, and where you can “find yourself”. We’ve also heard that many are unaware of all the simple, enjoyable things you can do here.
If you enjoy kayaking, boating, fishing, sailing, hiking, cycling or windsurfing…or if you just like to wander along on the beach, walk through town, or share an amazing sunset, Waldport is the place you need to visit. With a family-owned, family-friendly golf course, a skateboard park, disc golf course, antique stores and other unique shops, there is something for everyone in your travel party. These abundant activities, along with a variety of affordable dining and accommodations, make Waldport the perfect home-away-from-home.