Centrally Located in Newport, Oregon
With so many things to do that are truly unique, Newport offers something for everyone. Major attractions in Newport include:
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Choose your own marine adventure—sharks, seals, sea otters crustaceans and a host of other marine life at one of the nation’s top 10 aquariums.
Historic Nye Beach
The cultural heart of Newport lies a short walk from The Whaler, and is home of many restaurants, gift shops and galleries.
Historic Bayfront District
The home of Oregon’s largest commercial fishing fleet is also a great place for shopping, dining and exploring!
Yaquina Head Lighthouse and Outstanding Natural Area
Tour Oregon’s tallest lighthouse, and observe whales, seals, nesting birds, and other wildlife.
Yaquina Bay Lighthouse
The Yaquina Bay Lighthouse sits above the mouth of Yaquina Bay, less than four minutes South of The Whaler.
Yaquina Bay Bridge
One of the most recognizable bridges on the Oregon Coast, the Yaquina Bay Bridge connects Newport to South Beach