Find the best place to stay — Old Orchard Beach

Where to stay around Old Orchard Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 802 holiday lettings near Old Orchard Beach. From 399 houses to 135 cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Old Orchard Beach area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Old Orchard Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Old Orchard Beach:

  • Peaks Island: 58 holiday homes
  • Cash Corner: 15 holiday homes
  • Goose Rocks Beach: 68 holiday homes
  • Town Landing: 24 holiday homes
  • Willard Beach: 60 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent houses in Old Orchard Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 399 houses in Old Orchard Beach. Our other popular types of Old Orchard Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 135 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 134 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 91 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Old Orchard Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 97 holiday homes with pool available in Old Orchard Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Old Orchard Beach, Maine your home away from home

    Old Orchard Beach is Maine's premier family beach resort with seven miles of sandy beaches, arcades, amusements and festivals throughout the summer season. It makes a great base for a beach holiday, within easy reach of historic towns, theme parks and nature reserves in the area.

    Things to Do at Old Orchard Beach, Maine

    The long stretch of sand at Old Orchard Beach provides hours of recreation for families, from swimming and sunbathing to surfing and kitesurfing. Around the pier there are fun attractions, fireworks, live music and a buzzing nightlife after dark. Enjoy thrilling roller coaster rides or ride the Ferris wheel that gives great views across Saco Bay. There are ten golf courses within easy reach from your Old Orchard Beach holiday rental, and plenty of crazy golf courses for the less well-practiced. The area has miles of footpaths for hiking and cycling and other recreational activities include boating, kayaking, fishing and canoeing.

    Places to Visit Around Old Orchard Beach, Maine

    Families will find old-fashioned ice cream parlors and fun rides at Ocean Park or spend the day at one of the nearby waterparks called Funtown-Splashtown and Aquaboggin. Biddeford provides for more adult entertainment with Maine's largest shopping complex at Biddeford Crossing. Twenty miles south from your holiday home in Old Orchard Beach is the historic town of Wells. Take a guided tour of the historic sites or enjoy the local wildlife and birds at the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Preserve. Portland Harbor is the place to book a whale watching trip, take a narrated cruise around the bay or try your hand at lobstering.

    Weather in Old Orchard Beach, Maine

    Visitors enjoying Old Orchard Beach vacation rentals in Maine will find the area enjoys four distinct seasons. Summers are hot and showery, reaching an average 27°C (81°F). Winters are cold with snow and freezing overnight temperatures from December through March. Spring is a beautiful season in New England with daytime highs of 12-19°C (54-66°F) and the autumn is famous for its vividly colored leaves. The area has some rain at any time of year.

    Travel to Old Orchard Beach, Maine

    Holiday rentals in Old Orchard Beach are approximately 88 miles from Manchester (MHT) Airport in New Hampshire. A little further away is Boston Logan (BOS) Airport which is located just four miles east of the city centre. Boston Airport offers nonstop flights to 72 domestic and 30 international destinations making it very easy to reach. There are various transportation options into the city from the airport including the Silver Line subway system and the Logan Express, a comfortable bus service. Visitors are recommended to hire a car and drive north to Old Orchard Beach in Maine, which is very easy to reach along the I-95 highway.

    Attractions in and around Old Orchard Beach

    Looking for things to do while you're in Old Orchard Beach? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Victoria Mansion and Portland Head Light, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Portland Museum of Art or Children's Museum of Maine. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Scarborough Beach State Park and Higgins Beach, and green spaces such as Ferry Beach State Park and Prouts Neck. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Scarborough Downs or Beech Ridge Motor Speedway. Popular regional attractions such as Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Portland Observatory might be worth a visit during your stay. Other places to visit in town include Harmon Historical Museum, Old Orchard Beach Pier and Dunegrass Golf Club.