A fast way
to Newport from I-5: Take Exit 228 (Highway 34) heading
west to Corvallis. Go approximately ten miles to the second traffic
light (not counting the one at I-5) which has a sign that reads "Ocean
Beaches". Turn left and follow 34/20 around Corvallis and
through Philomath. Stay straight on Highway 20 to Newport.
Alternative Scenic Routes From Portland: Take Highway 99W southbound
to Highway 18 westbound into Lincoln City where you intersect
with Highway 101 southbound.
From Salem: Take Highway 22 northbound to Highway
18 westbound into Lincoln City where you intersect with Highway
From Eugene: (1) Take Highway 126 westbound to
Florence, and then go north on Highway 101 into Newport; or (2)
Take Highway 99W into Corvallis, and then proceed on Highway 20
to downtown Newport.
From the intersection of Highways 101 and 20
in downtown Newport: Go west toward the ocean on Olive
Street. Olive curves left onto SW Elizabeth. Follow SW Elizabeth
to 423 (left side of street past the first Shilo Inn building).
The building is a two-story blue/gray color with a carved whale
in the front.
Off-street parking is provided. Entrances to the Lower and Upper
Retreat are on the left (north) side of the building and
clearly marked. A key code will be provided prior to your arrival
for access to the lock box(es).