CANNON BEACH, Ore. — Staff at hotels in Cannon Beach and Seaside have been cleaning facilities in preparation for reopening on Tuesday.
The city councils of both cities voted two weeks ago to rescind restrictions after Governor Kate Brown approved Clatsop County’s Phase 1 reopening.
The Stephanie Inn and Surfsand Resort are among those who will be housing guests once again after more than two months of COVID-19 closures.
Co-manager Denny Grosclaude tells FM News 101 as of Monday afternoon they had 15-20 reservations at each property for mid-week and he says it will be busier this coming weekend. “We’re looking really good”, he says.
Other coastal communities have to wait a little longer before reopening tourist areas. Hotels, vacation rentals and campgrounds in Astoria can reopen on Friday, June 5th.