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Take in the View

The Whaler

Welcome Back

Since 1979, The Whaler has set the standard in Newport for spectacular ocean views, warm hospitality, and an unforgettable stay on the Oregon Coast. Now, after a complete renovation—and with even more exciting changes on the horizon—it’s well on the way to becoming Newport’s most beloved boutique destination.

Welcome back to The Whaler—we can’t wait to have you here.

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Newly Renovated Rooms Overlooking the Pacific

Spacious and inspired by the Coast, a collection of newly renovated guest rooms at The Whaler offers well-appointed interiors, private balconies, and all the comforts of home.

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The Turning Tide

The Whaler experience is improving by the minute. With progress comes some dust and a bit of noise—but your stay is our priority, and we’ll do our best to keep your time in Newport as relaxing and restorative as possible.

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On-site breakfast food cart

Kickstart your Newport adventure with Egg Sandwiches ala Cart, a breakfast hotspot conveniently located in The Whaler's parking lot. Nothing says 'good morning' better than our deliciously crafted breakfast sandwiches, served fresh daily from 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

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Loved It

“The room was comfortable, with an awesome view of the seaside & lighthouse. We loved having a balcony to enjoy the sights and sounds. A beautiful location for watching the sunset, and there was a nice walking path to the beach.”

-Clayton1827 | Tripadvisor

A Magical Stay

“Incredible view, lovely staff, and a clean and cozy room. We were celebrating a birthday and they left a handwritten note! It made the whole trip feel extra special. Located right next to beach access, and just a couple of minutes from all kinds of food and shops.”

-Samms987 | Tripadvisor

Excellent Location!

“The property sits just steps away from the beach access, so it was easy to just pick up and go. Location was great because while you're close to the beach, you're also close to the main part of town and the Newport Historic Bayfront. We had a pet-friendly room, and it was clean and fresh. Great staff!”

-MelFromBend | Tripadvisor

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Get to Know Newport

Newport is home to the best of the Pacific Northwest: beautiful beaches, local arts and culture, and delicious dining. Explore our charming hometown and see why generations of travelers have returned year after year to The Whaler.