“A Fishing Village With The Most Beautiful Scenery…”

Getaway to Charleston.

You’ll find outstanding state parks, stunning untouched scenery, and breath taking ocean beaches.  The famous Shore Acres State Park is a definite recommendation year around.  Charleston has countless opportunities including hiking, biking trails, agate hunting, surfing, golfing, and of course the most fresh and delicious sea food!Pick out your crab and have it cooked and cleaned before your eyes.  Walk through the specialty gift shops in the harbor area.  With the busy marina that serves charter boats, and sports fishermen, crabbers and recreational boaters there is always something to see!

Take the Tour Route Road South.

Seven Devils Road is part of the Charleston to Bandon tour route. Stay on it, and  end up at South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve with its interpretive center and trails.  Get back on the road and eventually you will return to Hwy 101 headed to Bandon.  It’s a glorious drive from Bandon to Charleston, or Charleston to Bandon.

Dining and Accommodations

You will find quaint hotels, camping and day use parks for overnight.  Fresh fist and award winning chowder! It’s a small community, but large in the amount of enjoyment you will have in the area




  • Charleston Dining Recommendations

    Charleston, Oregon Dining Recommendations:

    High Tide Cafe
    High Tide Cafe

    91124 Cape Arago Highway
    Charleston, OR 97420

    Award winning Chowder by Steve and Carol! The High Tide Cafe is more than a restaurant.  How about Free Games, Ambience, Deck Enjoyment, Live Music and the outstanding Rock Fireplace and Bay View! Dine on the deck with a view of the estuary!

    Miller's at the Cove
    Miller’s at the Cove

    63346 Boat Basin Road
    Charleston, OR 97420

    Sports Bar and Grill in Oyster Cove Plaza.  Happy Hour 7 days a week from 4p to 6p!!  Daily Specials including Game Day Wednesday with Free Pool and appetizer specials!

    The Portside
    The Portside

    63383 Kingfisher Road
    Charleston, OR 97420

    Serving fresh seafood  for lunch and dinner.  Outdoor Garden Patio & Solarium. Delicious Appetizers including Oregon Coast Shrimp Cocktail, Deep Fried Calamari, and Dungeness Crab Cocktail to name a few! Fresh from the dock!


  • Charleston Shopping Recommendations

    Charleston, Oregon Shopping Recommendations:

    Chuck's Seafood
    Chuck’s Seafood

    91135 Cape Arago Highway
    Charleston, OR 97420

    The oregon coast is a special kind of place where the great salmon of the Pacific Northwest come home. We at Chuck’s Seafood can bring these delicious gifts of the sea to your family and friends. Our home, on the ocean side of Coos Bay, Oregon, is famous for the finest Salmon, Albacore Tuna, Crab, Oysters and other fine seafood these water have to offer. At Chuck’s we pick only the best! All of our Gift Packs and Samplers are freshly prepared, hand packed, and processed to keep their natural flavor.



  • Charleston Playing Recommendations

    Charleston, Oregon Playing Recommendations:

    Betty Kay Charters Charleston
    Betty Kay Charters Charleston

    Albacore Drive
    Charleston, OR 97420

    Our Crew, Captain Bill and Captain Kathi, and Captain Kurt are ready to give you a memorable, fun fishing trip.  They will go all out to find and get you fish! Captain Bill and Captain Kathi will give you helpful tips and assist you.   You will also have fun, adventure and great catches fishing with Capt. Kurt Smith.  Your safety and fun is our focus.