Whale Cove Inn

Set on the winding, magical Coast Highway, discover a refuge of romance on the rugged Oregon Coast 


Set on the winding, magical Coast Highway, discover a refuge of romance on the rugged Oregon Coast 

Whale Cove Inn
Whale Cove Inn Front
Whale Cove Inn Cove at Dusk
Whale Cove Inn Relax

The Basics


A mile south of Depoe Bay, Oregon on the winding, magical Coast Highway you will find one of North America and Central Oregon Coast's most memorable and exclusive luxury boutique inns. Perched high above the serene expanse of Whale Cove, a pristine marine refuge, the Whale Cove Inn cocoons its guests in luxury - from king-sized Tempur-Pedic beds to outdoor Jacuzzis on private decks. A spectacular venue for storm watching and sunsets of romantic rendezvous. 

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-Free
  • Free Parking
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Fireplaces
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.
  • Restaurant On-Site

In the Know

  • Hike to Rocky Creek State Scenic Viewpoint for amazing views
  • Visit the Spouting Horns located above Cook's Chasm, between Yachats and Florence

  • For a quick and easy hike near Depoe Bay, check out the 0.5-mile, out and back, Fishing Rock Trail
  • Browse the galleries of local artists, pick up gifts for loved ones along Main Street of Depoe Bay

Stay for the Story

Located on a dramatic cliffside overlooking the majestic Pacific Ocean, the inn is a breathtaking sanctuary that offers an unparalleled coastal retreat. This luxurious inn is nestled in the charming town of Depoe Bay, Oregon.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Our on-site dining option, Restaurant Beck offers the finest foraged and local farm ingredients
Enjoy fresh seafood and amazing views at Tidal Raves
Try the award winning clam chowder or the famous fish and chips at Gracie's Sea Hag

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

The Depoe Bay Winery takes the wine cellar concept to the next level with the wine cave
Get out on the ocean and whale watch with Trade Winds Charter

Check out the Devils Punchbowl. A large bowl naturally carved into the rock and opened into the Pacific Ocean. A favorite among Depoe Bay attractions

Guest Reviews

Had a beautiful 11 year anniversary night and dinner here. The view is magical! Loved everything about the room and the tub on the deck was so fun to soak in taking in the view. The dinner was lovely and our server was great! Highly reccomend and can not wait to return.

- mindy obrien

Whale Cove Inn is a beautiful hotel with spacious rooms directed toward romantic getaways for adults. There are no children or pets allowed at this hotel, which makes for a very calming environment! There are a limited number of rooms here, so I booked this vacation months in advance. Each room is spacious with views of the ocean. Each room has binoculars for whale watching since Depoe Bay is...See More

- Downtown Portland

Rooms were nice, minor maintenance issues... heat was intermittent from heater fireplace. Didn't help the balcony door cannot fully shut. Made for a cold night... Bed is a terrible temperpedic. Pillows super soft though. Rooms more spacious then I've seen in a hotel. View was fantastic. Next to no parking. No smoking. And rooms 650$ a night is rough. Shower was awesome. Soft water ❤. I liked it but...See More

- Jeremy Crise

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 8

Room Amenities: Bathrobes, Coffee Maker/Service, Hair Dryer, Telephones, Alarm Clocks, Featherbeds

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Smoke free

Family Friendly: No , Welcomes children over the age of 17

Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Dinner

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Wine/Spirits Available

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Weddings & Celebrations

Events Supported: Private Parties

Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings

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Location Type: Coastal, Waterview