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Heceta Head Lighthouse

92072 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8234
+1 541-347-3416
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Lighthouse &a Lighthouse keepers residence

Touring the interior of the lightkeepers residence is not only enjoyable but thoroughbly... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
keithcarrico
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Florence, Oregon
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The tour definitely sets the experience apart. There is one for the old lighthouse keeper home and... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Bill C
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Beautiful and remote lighthouse.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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92072 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8234
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Touring the interior of the lightkeepers residence is not only enjoyable but thoroughbly educational. How they live. The 'Resident Ghost' and other little known bits of lighthouse keepers. Great view from the tower.

Thank keithcarrico
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The tour definitely sets the experience apart. There is one for the old lighthouse keeper home and one for the light house itself.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Iconic, beautiful, the type of a scene that usually is only seen in photos or imagined paintings. Nothing in the world is as beautiful as the Oregon coastline.

Thank 1oldmanriver
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Was lucky enough to win an overnight stay at the Heceta Head Lighthouse Bed and Breakfast in a silent auction and it was an experience I will never forget. The Lightkeepers House is a historical gem. Your choice of rooms include views of the ocean...More

Thank LMGargis
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I enjoyed delicious a seven-course breakfast here and toured the three bedrooms. We were not able to climb to the top of the lighthouse, unfortunately, but the setting is breathtaking. If you want a special couple event, I can't imagine a better place for it...More

Thank MissInform
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Can get crowded in the summer. Best time to visit is the shoulder season--especially in the fall months.

1  Thank PullmanCougar
Reviewed 5 March 2017

It's a 1/2 mile trek to the lighthouse from the parking lot but just a gentle slope and nicely shaded. Access the outbuildings and lighthouse. Toura ever hr. of so. Nice location.

Thank Frogman S
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We walked 1/2 mile from the parking to the lighthouse, and a bit further up the hillside on a trail that offers a view of the lighthouse, level with the light. It was a rainy, windy day, nearing sundown, with amazing, ethereal lighting that made...More

1  Thank nirodanna
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The day I visited, the light house was not open for tours, but I could tell just walking up to it, and around it, and reading the information displays that this is a great place to visit. The beach is very nice, with picnic tables...More

Thank CTBCalifornia
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The Heceta Head Lighthouse and the "Devils Elbow" park are worth the trip. A quick hike up the hill and you are treated to a beautiful view of the Pacific Ocean and an awesome historical home and lighthouse. The beach access is great, plenty of...More

Thank DonC0921
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DawnSullivan22
can we go into the lighthouse or keeper's house? is there a tour?
19 June 2017|
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Response from y2ksuzyq | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go in from 11 to 3, 7 days a week. However it has been under some maintenance and may only be able to enter the ground level. I'm not sure though. You will need to contact them at... More
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Kristin P
The forecast is calling for thunderstorms. Is the lighthouse open to visitors if there is thunder and lightening, and would it be miserable to go there with a baby in bad weather?
14 May 2017|
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Response from Todd J | Reviewed this property |
You have to park and walk up to the lighthouse. Not ideal for taking a baby in bad weather.
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Amy S
Are dogs allowed?
9 July 2016|
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Response from Mimi E | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed on leashes (6 foot or less)
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