Where to stay around York?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,126 holiday lettings near York. From 584 Houses to 262 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near York for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to York?

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 York:

  • York Beach: 301 holiday homes
  • Rye Beach: 22 holiday homes
  • Goose Rocks Beach: 65 holiday homes
  • Kittery Point: 19 holiday homes
  • Summer Village: 106 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to York?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in York. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Old School House: 1,508 holiday lettings
  • Wiggly Bridge and Steedman Woods: 1,514 holiday lettings
  • Short Sands Beach: 1,417 holiday lettings
  • York's Wild Kingdom: 1,419 holiday lettings
  • Cape Neddick Country Club: 1,439 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around York listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in York?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 584 Houses in York. Our other popular types of York holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 262 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in York?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 328 beach rentals in York. You have also many other possibilities in York area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 196 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 125 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 9 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in York?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 234 holiday homes with pool available in York. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in York, USA your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for an exciting vacation in the northeast corner of the United States should stay in York. Located in the state of Maine, Ogunquit offers many interesting things for holidaymakers to do and see. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, cottages, B&Bs and chalets.

    Things to do on holiday to York, USA

    York is a lovely coastal resort with easy access to sandy beaches for holidaymakers to relax on and enjoy the sunshine. There are plenty of watersports to be tried here such as swimming, diving, snorkelling, fishing, wind surfing, sailing, and surfing. The wonderful coastal views and inland trails can be explored by hiking and cycling. Golf and tennis fans will find some excellent facilities in the area including the 18-hole course and courts at the York Golf and Tennis Club. Other popular activities here include bird watching and antique hunting. There is a good selection of bars and restaurants serving delicious local dishes in and around York. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers can purchase provisions from stores in the area.

    Places to visit on holiday to York, USA

    Holidaymakers staying in York will find lots of interesting places to visit in and around the town. In York visitors will find the Museum of Old York, Cape Neddick Lighthouse and the John Sedgley Homestead, which is the oldest of its kind in the state. Just 15 minutes away is the town of Ogunquit where there are many art galleries including Barn gallery, Cuckle-Button Farm Gallery and Sea Bell Gallery. There are also some fine museums here such as Ogunquit Fire Company Fire Museum and Ogunquit Heritage Museum. The historic Captain James Winn House dates back to the late 18th century and is also well worth a visit.

    Weather in York, USA

    The warmest month of the year is July with an average temperature of 69 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average temperature of 21 degrees Fahrenheit. The annual average precipitation in this area is 45 inches. This is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year with the peaks in November and December at approximately 4.7 inches per month. July is the driest month with an average of 3.1 inches of rainfall.

    Travel to York, USA

    Portland International Jetport is approximately 45 minute’s drive from York. Passengers can fly here from other U.S cities including Atlanta, Chicago-O’Hare, New York (JFK) and Washington-Dulles as well as Toronto-Pearson in Canada. Visitors from countries outside the U.S can fly to New York and catch a connecting flight to Portland. Flights arrive at New York from airports such as Beijing-Capital (PEK), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Milan-Malpensa (MXP), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Tokyo-Narita (NRT) amongst others. Alamo, Avis/Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National are car rental firms located just outside the terminal building at Portland’s airport.

    Sightseeing in and around York

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes York a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • York's Wild Kingdom (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Center for Wildlife (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • The Ledges Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Cape Neddick Country Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • The Links at Outlook (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in York

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in York

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, York is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Long Sands Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • York Harbor Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Short Sands Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Mount Agamenticus (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Fort McClary State Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • Perkins Cove (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)