An Ocean Paradise Whales Rendezvous

147 N Hwy 101 P.o. Box 784, Depoe Bay, Oregon 97341
Innkeeper(s): Joe & Dian Forbis
  • Beautiful Ocean Views

    Beautiful Ocean Views

  • Relax on the private glacier rock patio.

    Relax on the private glacier rock patio.

  • Enjoy breakfast in your own private garden.

    Enjoy breakfast in your own private garden.

  • The Ocean Bouquet Suite

    The Ocean Bouquet Suite

  • Introduction

    An Ocean Paradise Whales Rendezvous B&B - Depoe Bay, OregonOcean Front Suites, With A Sprctacular Ocean View From Every Window and its own private outdoor entrance.

    As seen on our Web Site. See the links at the top and bottom of the page.

    Ocean Bouquet Suite's Private Garden

    Step into paradise and enter your own private enchanting garden

    Enjoy the warmth and ambience of our outdoor fireplace as you relax in the garden and gaze at the ocean. You may want to bring dinner to your garden or suite, to dine at the ocean. Or, you may want to go the way of romance and have your dinner catered in your garden or suite by Steve Keen, at

    As you exit your garden, you enter your private glacier rock patio

    For your stress release, you can stretch out on the Adirondack chairs with nothing but the ocean view and sounds to soothe you.

    "Joe and I want to thank each of our guests for coming to Whales Rendezvous, and for all your gracious and kind comments you have shared in our guest book and to us personally. It has been such a wonderful pleasure meeting and getting to know each one of you, as you have made our new venture one of the most blessed experiences. We look forward to many years of welcoming new guests, and seeing all you dear and special ones that have already graced Whales Rendezvous."
    Sincerely, Dian and Joe Forbis

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Dian and Joe Forbis for sharing their own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Most travelers stay with us for the ocean front view and the whale watching. We also have a lot of honeymoons and anniversary celebrations here.

    What are you best known for?

    We are most known for our whales watching and the view of the crashing waves.

    What makes your inn unique?

    We are unique because along with our private outdoor entrances we offer large private outdoor areas for our guests with their own private fire pits, all on the ocean’s edge

    What do you love most about your inn?

    The wonderful people we get to meet and have come to know.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Guests have told us it reminded them of staying in Hawaii.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    There is so much to take in. Take beautiful drives along the ocean, walk on long beaches, visit the aquarium, lighthouses, and air museum. Go on forest hikes, shop in all the towns surrounding us.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    7 restaurants and all our cute shops. We have a whale center and a whale and shark museum and the world's smallest working harbor.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    We have an amazing Thai Bay Restaurant and Tidal Rave Restaurant that our guests love going to, plus the Mazatlan, Sea Hag, and more!

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    Two elegant suites.

    Do you accept pets?

    We do not allow pets, but would recommend Trollers Lodge for visitors with pets.


  • Breakfast in Your Suite

    At the time of your choice, between 8:30 and 10 am, we will prepare for you, a full, hot breakfast, served in your suite, or you may want to enjoy breakfast in your garden or on the deck.


  • Guest Comments

    "Thank you Dian & Joe for your wonderful hospitality! You guys are the greatest host & hostess! Your breakfasts were wonderful! You guys truly spoiled us rotten.  Ralph, with all the sweets, felt like he was in heaven! We loved it here at Whales Rendezvous, the view here is marvelous.  And the garden is very beautiful!  You have the best B&B! You made our stay here, like home & we will cherish our stay here forever.  If we ever come back out to Oregon, this is where we will be staying!" Ralph & Chen, GA

    "This was one of those rare moments when there was unexpected delight at every turn - the room - the views - the courtyard - the food.  All the details have been so nice. Thank you!" Paula & Steve, MI

    "This was incredible.  The comfort, the timeliness & hospitality were fantastic.  I loved the decorating you did, your restaurant guide, and all the little touches you did to make it special.  You are amazing cooks--what a feast! You made us feel so welcome. Very kind & warm people you both are.  Many thanks." Christie & David, OR
    "What an enchanted sanctuary! It was a blessing to find this hidden garden of Eden. You two have made us feel so special. You've been welcoming & made us feel spoiled rotten. Everything from the majestic view, to the professionally catered breakfast was perfect. This was a dream. We are so happy to have met such wonderful & kind people. We can't wait to celebrate our 2nd anniversary here."
    Andy & Angie, Ohio


  • Ocean Views



    In the winter & spring you will have the excitement of the storms, with a symphony of sounds & sights of dancing & crashing waves. 

    In summer & fall, the whales are active in the cove. We invite you to come & enjoy this little piece of heaven with all the splendor of God's creation.
    We are right on the beautiful Oregon coast. All of Depoe Bay's fine restaurants & fun shops are within close walking distance. Wherever you walk, you can see the ocean.

    Ocean Views

    Ocean Views