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Historic Home in Heart of Nye Beach with Ocean Views & Private Outdoor Hot Tub

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom with Ocean Views only 2 blocks from beach and ocean.

We bought this wonderful property in May, 2015 and have been running it since then as a vacation rental. We appreciate all the incredible work and attention to detail that has been put into renovating this incredible house.

Built in 1910 and completely renovated, this home combines the elegant character of a bygone era with all the modern conveniences. This lovely house sits on a large lot on a hill, providing lots of privacy while remaining close to all the happenings in Nye Beach. Great for small groups who appreciate older homes and antiques.

Three bedrooms, 3.5 baths, great room, family room, media room, 2200 square feet. Two gas fireplaces, two decks, plasma TV, double oven, quartz countertops. The round hot tub sits in a protected and private gazebo. Shops and restaurants, city park and walking trail, and beach access are all just steps away. Ocean view.

MAIN FLOOR: Great room featuring a very comfortable living area with a view out to sea, a well stocked kitchen with quartz countertops and double oven, eating bar, dining area, and doors out to the spacious deck. The media room features a 50' plasma TV, state of the art sound system, and gas fireplace. The large main floor bedroom has a King-size bed. The main floor also has a full bath.

UPSTAIRS: Master bedroom with Queen-size bed, full bath, and window seat looking out over Nye Creek to the city park.

The second bedroom has a Queen-size bed and window seat looking into the treetops. At the top of the stairs is a comfortable sitting area with window seat, easy chair and a view of the ocean, and a half bath.

DAYLIGHT BASEMENT: Family room with a large sitting area, gas fireplace, 6 foot slate top pool table and teak card table. From this inviting room, there is easy access to the gazebo with hot tub. When you get out of the hot tub, you can shower in the full bath in the basement. The laundry area with front loading washer/dryer is tucked into a closet in the basement.

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION: Two minute walk to the heart of Nye Beach and its many shops and restaurants. Two minute walk to put your toes in the sand. You won't have to walk more than 10 minutes to any of over a dozen great eateries - from Nana's Irish Pub to the well established and homey Chowder Bowl, delicious gluten free fare at Café Nye Beach, fresh baked breads and pastries at Panini, fabulous dinners at Zach's Bistro, April's and the Sylvia Beach Hotel, breakfast at Cafe Stephanie, yummy treats from Nye Beach Sweets.There is so much to discover in Nye Beach.

The Performing Arts Center, Visual Arts Center and galleries are all within a ten minute walk. Ten minute drive to the Bay Front and Yaquina Bay Lighthouse and State Park. Fifteen minute drive south to the Newport Aquarium, Hatfield Marine Science Center and north to Yaquina Head Lighthouse and its Marine Wildlife Interpretive Center. The Newport bus shuttle will take you to all these locations for free! Ample free shuttle passes available at our house for use during your stay.

BEACH ACCESS: There are two places to access the beach near the house. The Nye Beach Turnaround is the closest - just 3 blocks away, with picnic tables, a place to wash the sand off your feet and public bathrooms. The second is the Donald A Davis park, a few blocks further south, at Olive and Coast streets. This beach access has a long winding paved path down a bluff to the beach, some cool sculptures, public restrooms and a memorial to sailors lost at sea.

*We have received our business license endorsement from the City of Newport by complying with all of the City's requirements for vacation rental homes.

More Details

Andrea and Hans-Christian Muenchmeyer
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 March, 2018

About Andrea and Hans-Christian Muenchmeyer

Andrea grew up in Portland, OR and has lived in Oregon for much of her life. Hans-Christian is from Germany - a transplant to the Pacific Northwest since 2006. Andrea is a children's book writer and illustrator, Hans-Christian is an engineer. We manage this house from Portland, and visit as often as we are able. Because of the extraordinary natural beauty and wonderful attractions, we have fallen in love with Nye beach and Newport.

Andrea and Hans-Christian Muenchmeyer purchased this house in 2015

Why Andrea and Hans-Christian Muenchmeyer chose Newport

We bought Cornelius House because we adored the house and its location in historic Nye Beach. We originally thought we wanted a place that was right on the ocean, but this house had too much charm - not to mention being in the center of Nye Beach.

What makes this house unique

We both love older homes - their architecture, design, functionality, and looks. In particular, we love this home's gorgeous refinished 1910 fir wood floors. This home has old world charm with modern conveniences, excellent for any accommodation. There are views of the ocean from every floor - and the three window benches on the third floor are inviting and charming - perfect for curling up with a good book, no matter the weather.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Newport in Lincoln County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Main floor bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Main floor bathroom, just off kitchen area
    Daylight basement - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , In daylight basement, with easy access to the hot tub area
    Master ensuite bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Master ensuite on the third floor
    Third floor bathroom - Toilet , At the top of stairs on the third floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Master bedroom on third floor - full bath & sitting area
    Third floor bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Third floor bedroom with sitting area. Half bath steps away.
    Main floor bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , with a beautiful 1910 armoire
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
6 people can sleep in the regular beds, an additional 2 people can sleep on the sofa bed located in the main floor media room... the room has sliding doors that can be closed for privacy.


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Historic Home in Heart of Nye Beach with Ocean Views & Private Outdoor Hot Tub
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 44 reviews

Clean and well stocked. Very beautiful and comfortable home is a great location!

  • 5 of 5

Our group stayed here for the weekend to attend the 2018 seafood and wine festival. The home is very tastefully restored, warm and inviting. Walking distance to many local spots for food and drink. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cheerful, comfy historic home

  • 5 of 5

Tastefully restored and furnished home in Nye Beach, Newport, Oregon. Well maintained and well stocked kitchen plus amenities such as hot tub, BBQ on deck and pool table, for example. Accommodates six to eight people; window seats, a TV room and the lower room with games, pool table and another TV afford everyone a "space" for private time when desired. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Wonderfully appointed and super close to the beach and some cafes/restaurants/shops. Highly recommend and plan to take family and friends there again.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfort, convenience and charm!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this beautiful historic Home! Plenty of room for everyone. The house is beautifully laid out, such that guests can comfortably hang out together as a group or snuggle up in a quiet corner alone if they choose to do so. Perfect location within easy walking distance of beach and restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location in Nye Beach for a perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a house that could accommodate the whole family with plenty of bathrooms, ocean view and walking distance to local restaurants and good access to the beach. We found all of the above in this beautiful house. Very comfortable beds, plenty of good quality towels for the bathrooms and the hot tub. Easy walk to the beach is a big plus from this location. We walked to several local restaurants during our week and also made good use of the well equipped kitchen.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best place to stay in Nye Beach! Our family home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This classic Nye Beach home is in a perfect location, one block away from the beach, local restaurants, shops and pubs! This quaint and cozy cottage has become a family favorite!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
4.5 Miles
Newport Municipal Airport
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Nana's Irish Pub
Nearest Golf
1.7 Miles
Agate Beach Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Cafe Stephanie
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Nye Beach!


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £108.31
Damage Deposit £216.63

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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