Lincoln City's miles of sandy beach is this Oregon Coast city's major attraction. Kite flying, beach combing, shellfishing, whale watching, and tide pooling are all popular beach activities, along with dipping your toes in the uniquely colored tan and blue-black sand. For outdoor enthusiasts, you’ll find the forests, lake, rivers, and creeks around Lincoln City provide lovely terrain for hiking for every skill level. Art lovers will especially enjoy artists of all kinds, from painters and photographers to pottery and textiles. Also, glass art is very popular with many local glass blowers who allow you to watch their creativity. Shop in one of the charming local boutiques, candy stores, and gift shop dotted up and down Highway 101. Don’t forget to bring your appetite where you’ll discover fresh seafood and Pacific Northwest restaurants are plentiful.

Lincoln City is among the Oregon Coast's most popular destinations, offering fun activities and attractions for people of all ages! If you would like some help with your plans, we invite you to stop by our front desk where we’re always willing to help answer questions and make recommendations.


You’ll want to stop by this little garden gem – Connie Hansen Garden! You’re welcome to stroll through the garden any time each day from dawn to dusk. There are many enchanting pathways, some wheelchair accessible. Take any path that charms you and feel free to stay as long as you'd like. Yes, pets on leashes are welcome to enjoy the garden too! Admission is free, but they welcome the support of visitors through donations, plant purchases and gift shopping. For those who would like more information about the wide variety of beautiful plantings that flourish here, tour guides are available with a reservation.

The Connie Hansen Garden 0.2 mi

Cherry blossom branch


Spend the day out on the beautiful Pacific Ocean with Tradewinds Charters offering ocean charters for whale watching, sportfishing, bird watching, and Ecology Tours. You’ll board one of ten modern, fully equipped vessels, with experienced, knowledgeable, and very friendly captains and crew members. Tradewinds is the premier ocean charter service on the Oregon Coast. They strive for not only the best in whale watching and fishing, but also the best in fun. You’ll find they are located less than a half-an-hours drive from our hotel and offer a wonderful ocean experience.

Tradewinds Charters 14.2 mi

Whale tail


Spend an exciting day at the Chinook Winds Casino! Put lady luck to the test on the gaming floor, with table games, slots, bingo, poker rooms and tournaments giving you the opportunity to win big. You’ll find six dining options each offering unique flavors certain to please everyone’s palate. Chinook Winds Casino also draws big-name headliners, comedy acts and lots of special outdoor events. The Convention Center accommodates major indoor events like boxing and mixed martial arts competitions, national pool tournaments, and art shows.

Chinook Winds Casino 0.8 mi

Casino games
Fire on beach roasting S'mores


Get out and enjoy all of the festivities happening near The Ashley Inn & Suites! Lincoln City does a fantastic job of hosting an assortment of local events for families and friends alike! Here are some popular events taking place near our hotel:

Finder's Keepers: mid-October - Memorial Day
Summer Kite Festival: end of June
Fall Kite Festival: beginning of October

Kites flying at beach
Girl at outddoor mall
Girl eating pizza
This website uses "cookies" to optimize your website experience. By continuing to use this site, you consent to placement of cookies on any device and our Privacy Policy.