Things to Know

About The Whaler
What time is check-out?

Our check-out time is 12 Noon.

What is Your Cancellation Policy?

We require 24 – 72 hours' notice (depending on the season) of cancellation to avoid being charged for the first night.

Where can I park my car and is there a charge?

We have parking spaces available throughout the property. Parking is complimentary for Whaler guests.

Do you sell bonfire kits?

McKay's Market sells all the supplies you will need and it's just a couple of blocks away. We advise checking the fire department regulations for bonfires on the beach.

Do you have a restaurant?

While there is no restaurant within The Whaler, there are several within walking distance, including our favorites, Pacific Kitchen and Georgie's.

Do you charge a resort fee?

No, we do not.

Is there a parking fee?

No, there is not a parking fee.

Is there a charge for high-speed internet access?

Wi-Fi is always complimentary!

What time can I check-in?

Our check-in time starts at 4PM, but if you arrive early, we will be happy to check if your room is available. If it's not, we will verify your contact information and alert you as soon as it is.

Can we light bonfires on the beach?

Yes, bonfires are permitted on the beach. We ask that you remain 50 feet away from the tall grass for safety reasons.

What is Your Policy Regarding Pets?

The Whaler is happy to welcome you and your four-legged family member to our family friendly hotel. We just ask that you do not leave your pet alone in your room. Our pet rate is $25 per pet, per night.

Where is the beach access?

The closest beach access is just across the street. The beach access is also the Lincoln County Vietnam Memorial, and it is located towards the north area of our property.

Is there a place to buy groceries?

There are multiple grocery stores in Newport. The Archway Market convenience store in Nye Beach is within walking distance of The Whaler.

Is there parking for oversized and/or recreational vehicles?

There is public on-street parking that can accommodate these size vehicles next to The Whaler.

Is there elevator access to all the rooms?

There is elevator access to all rooms.

What chain are you affiliated with?

We are proud to be independently Oregon-owned and operated with a local staff of hospitality professionals dedicated to making your visit as enjoyable as possible.