Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Gearhart

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gearhart. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and cafes. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Gearhart

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Gearhart a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gearhart Golf Links (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Seaside Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Seaside Family Fun Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Astoria Riverfront Trolley (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Astoria Aquatic Center (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Gearhart

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, September, August, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gearhart

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Gearhart has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gearhart is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sunset Beach State Recreation Site (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Tillamook Head (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Lewis and Clark National Historical Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Fort to Sea Trail (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Ecola State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Les Shirley Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gearhart

The nearest airport is in Astoria, OR (AST-Astoria Regional), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gearhart?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 673 holiday lettings around Gearhart. From 366 Houses to 191 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gearhart?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gearhart. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gearhart Golf Links: 772 holiday lettings
  • Astoria-Megler Bridge: 751 holiday lettings
  • Cannon Beach: 1,380 holiday lettings
  • Haystack Rock: 1,535 holiday lettings
  • Lewis and Clark Salt Works: 1,058 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gearhart listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gearhart?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 366 Houses in Gearhart. Our other popular types of Gearhart holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 191 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 42 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gearhart?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 155 holiday homes with pool available in Gearhart. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.