Things to do near Bella Beach in Depoe Bay, OR

Things to do near Bella Beach in Depoe Bay, OR

Things to do near Bella Beach in Depoe Bay, OR

10 Apr 2021
Bella Bach

Bella Beach Vacation Rentals, An Ideal Depoe Bay Getaway… See Our Top Things to Do!

Depoe Bay, Oregon is a jewel of the Oregon Coast and it is easy to see why. From its pristine shoreline to its world-famous whale watching opportunities, to charming shops and cafes, Depoe Bay has a lot to offer! Add to that world class golfing, fishing, hiking and spa activities nearby and Depoe Bay is a city that everyone will enjoy. Where IS Depoe Bay? Depoe Bay is tucked into the Oregon Coast just south of Lincoln City and about a two-hour (beautiful!) drive from Portland, through rolling hills, farmland, and old growth forests. One of the best places to stay while exploring Depoe Bay is undeniably Bella Beach Resort. Bella Beach Resort is a treasured seaside community in Depoe Bay. An ideal vacation destination for families, girls’ weekends, romantic getaways, holidays, and celebrations…your guests will be delighted after a stay in a Bella Beach vacation rental in this beloved beach resort. This private community of newer Nantucket-style cottages with inviting front porches and charming architectural details also has a stunning, private access path to one of the loveliest parts of the Oregon Coast. Bella Beach offers several resort-style amenities, including:
  • The Bella Beach Backyard – a dedicated space to gather to BBQ, play cornhole and other lawn games, and roast marshmallows around the fire
  • Complimentary use of Bella Beach cruiser bikes (for grown-ups and kiddos alike!)
  • An on-property, French-inspired coffee, and crepe café – Café C’est La Vie
  • An on-property playground and basketball court with inviting green spaces, perfect for a picnic
  • Quiet streets and a low-speed limit for the rare car that you see
  • Picture-perfect and secluded beach access, perfect for watching the sunset
  Another wonderful thing about a stay in a Bella Beach vacation rental is that it puts you so close to so many of Depoe Bay’s best attractions. Our favorite local activities are listed below!

Top Things to Do When Staying in Bella Beach:

Salishan Spa
Spend a day relaxing overlooking beautiful Siletz Bay at this full-service Spa at Salishan. Enjoy facial treatments, massage, steam, cold plunge, pedicures, manicures, and more while drinking in spectacular Oregon Coast views.

Golf The Day Away!

Salishan Golf
Golf the day away at several treasured golf courses nearby, from award winning hotel courses to beloved community and family-owned courses, all offering the opportunity to tee off amidst the beauty of the Oregon Coast. We recommend you consider: Agate Beach Golf Course, Chinook Winds Golf Course, Salishan Golf Course, Neskowin Golf Course and Olalla Valley Golf Course.
Fishing Charter
The waters off the Oregon Coast offer an impressive bounty for people who love to fish year-round, including the chance to catch salmon, halibut, rockfish, steelhead, and sturgeon. Fishing Booker, linked above, is a great resource to plan your trip.
Did you know Depoe Bay is one of the best places in the world to watch for whales! Many lucky charter participants get up close and personal to the resident and migratory whales that call Depoe Bay home at least part of the year. You can even spot them from our Bella Beach oceanfront homes! Visit Discover Depoe Bay to plan your perfect trip!
Salishan Aerial
Spend an afternoon soaring high above the trees while you overcome a series of team building and confidence building obstacles, some easier and some more challenging, for sure! Offering 15 platforms and 21 elements, this aerial park will provide a day to remember for all who are age 8 and up and can reach 6 feet high.
Left Coast Coffee
Start your day with some of the best coffee on the Oregon Coast and support a beloved family business at the same time! Check their website for hours and offerings – we love their oat milk lattes with a side of ocean view!
C’est La Vie Café
You will feel like Paris has come to the coast when you make time for a delicious breakfast or lunch at this on-property café in Bella Beach. Offering delicious sweet and savory crepes, fresh baked scones and other sweets, and a selection of sandwiches and salads too, be sure to make time for a stop at Café C’est La Vie!
Tidal Raves
A beloved spot for a delicious dinner and jaw-dropping Depoe Bay views! Offering an extensive menu of locally sourced seafood and more traditional dishes (like burgers and fried chicken!), we love the seafood salads, Seahawk bread, and green curry.
Restaurant Beck
Led by award-winning Chef Justin Wills, restaurant Beck is a James Beard Award Semifinalist establishment sourcing the best from local farms and fisheries and offering a true culinary, fine-dining experience…all with stunning views of Little Whale Cove.
A visit to Depoe Bay should always include some of their famous saltwater taffy! Treat your sweet tooth to a stop at Ainslee’s…and make sure to take some home, too!
Ready to plan your next great getaway to Bella Beach Resort? Find and book the perfect Bella Beach vacation rental for you and your group at