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Tuesday
Nov222016

"Plenty of Charm" 

Lisa Wrenn / Bay Area News Group
"Yachats (pronounced “YAH-hots”) is a snug seaside town that proclaims itself “The gem of the Oregon coast.”

Like any good gem, Yachats reveals its character in distinctive little flaws. Street signs, for example, proclaim such unlikely avenues as Gender Drive, Chipmunk Street, Windy Way and Diversity Drive. And just outside of town, one wry developer has memorialized DC Comics with Lois Lane.

Even routine shopping here can produce unexpected delights. . . ."

Read the full story here

— An Oregon Coast Getaway: Waves, Gems and Plenty of Charm 
by Peter Magnani, East Bay Times


Thursday
Aug252016

Best Place to Live: Yachats!

Isaac Lane Koval
Outside
magazine picked The 16 Best Places to Live in U.S. — and Yachats made the list! 

"It’s Oregon’s loveliest sea­side town," the magazine declares. 

"Only about 700 salt-crusted souls live here, along one of the most stunning stretches of Pacific Northwest coastline—think lighthouses and peaks of the spruce-covered Coast Range close to a deep-blue sea."

Read the full story, here

 

Monday
Jul112016

20 Reasons to Love Yachats


"After spending a week in this town, we came up not just with one but 20 reasons to love Yachats."

See the list here.

 

Thursday
Apr142016

Yachats: A Hidden Gem 

The rave reviews keep coming!

Bodmin Magazine has discovered the quiet charm of Yachats.

"A sleepy little Oregon coastal town," they write. "Far away from touristy Oregon coast hotspots like Cannon Beach and Seaside, Yachat’s fame as an incomparable resort experience is known only to a few — such as Arthur Frommer, founder of Frommer’s Travel Guides, who named Yachats as his seventh favorite vacation destination in the world." 

See full story here

Wednesday
Jan272016

Yachats Earns First Place

Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian

We never tire of our first place finish!

Here's another to add to our accomplishments: Oregon's Best Getaway.

"Perfectly centered between Newport and Florence, surrounded by a lot of empty coastline, it's easy to miss this cozy coastal getaway. But pass the town by and you'll be doing yourself a great disservice – Yachats is one of the best little spots on the Oregon Coast," says the The Oregonian newspaper.

See the full story here.