HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in York Beach, Maine, USA your home away from home

York Beach is a popular holiday resort on the coast of Maine in New England. It offers a taste of traditional life in this area with great food, local festivals and summer events.

Things to Do in York Beach, ME

York Beach has two main beaches for visitors looking to enjoy water-based activities. Swimming, sunbathing, kayaking, sailing and other water sports can all be enjoyed from your beach house on York Beach. The waters are crystal clear for swimming from the two-mile stretch of sand at Long Sands Beach. Short Sands Beach has amusements, a playground, carousel and arcade. You can watch how Goldenrod’s famous salt water taffy is made and sample their delicious ice cream. There are several local restaurants within walking distance of many York Beach holiday rentals where you can dine on some of the best seafood anywhere. Walkers can stroll along the Wiggly Bridge over the York River or along the Cliff Walk to enjoy this scenic coastline.

Places to Visit Around York Beach, ME

The York area has something for everyone to enjoy with a famous lighthouse, historical museums and the largest zoo in Maine. Close to York Beach holiday homes is York Village, York Harbor and Cape Neddick. The 1879 Nubble Lighthouse is said to be the most photographed in the state and the best place to take a picture is from Sohier Park. Close by is Passaconaway Beach which has great rock pools for exploring at low tide. Mount Agamenticus is the tallest mountain on the coast of Southern Maine and is enjoyed by hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. Views from the 692 foot high summit take in Boston, Cape Elizabeth and Mount Washington. The Museum of Old York is in the heart of York Village and includes the oldest jail in America.

Weather in York Beach, Maine

York Beach holiday rentals experience warm humid summers reaching 79°F (26°C) on average in July and August. In winter the temperature drops to well below freezing (12°F or -11°C) although temperatures are moderated by the town’s closeness to the Atlantic Ocean. The area has showers at any time of year with snow in winter.

Travel to York Beach, Maine

The nearest international airport to York Beach holiday rentals is Portland International (PWM) Jetport which is about 45 miles away. It has regular flights from American and Canadian cities and is served by Air Canada, Delta, United Express and US Airways. York Beach is easy to reach by car along the I-95. Other international airports in the area are Manchester-Boston Regional (MHT) Airport and Logan International (BOS) Airport in Boston MA.

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

£ £

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Payment Options

Popular Searches

Facilities

Location Type

Local Area

Property Details

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
Favorite
    Excellent! 4.4/5
    (19 reviews)
    svg-lightning
    avg/night
    (2 - 7 nights minimum)
    #1034574vb
    19
    Favorite
      Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.3/5
      (16 reviews)
      svg-lightning
      avg/night
      (2 - 4 nights minimum)
      #915878vb
      16
      Favorite
        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.6/5
        (23 reviews)
        svg-lightning
        avg/night
        (2 - 4 nights minimum)
        #739712vb
        23
        Favorite
          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
          avg/night
          (3 - 7 nights minimum)
          #4714210
          1
          Favorite
            Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
            Excellent! 4.6/5
            (10 reviews)
            svg-lightning
            avg/night
            (2 - 4 nights minimum)
            #1155454vb
            10
            Favorite
              Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (20 reviews)
              avg/night
              (3 - 7 nights minimum)
              #4082076
              20
              Favorite
                Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (19 reviews)
                svg-lightning
                avg/night
                (2 - 4 nights minimum)
                #1083661vb
                19
                Favorite
                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                  (6 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  (7 nights minimum)
                  #679318vb
                  6
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (10 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    (7 nights minimum)
                    #3723695
                    10
                    Favorite
                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                      (12 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                      #1082094vb
                      12
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                        (38 reviews)
                        svg-lightning
                        avg/night
                        (2 - 4 nights minimum)
                        #820377vb
                        38
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                          (17 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                          #3951269
                          17
                          Favorite
                            Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (5 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                            #4503732
                            5
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                              (36 reviews)
                              svg-lightning
                              avg/night
                              (2 - 4 nights minimum)
                              #792749vb
                              36
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (7 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                #3660490
                                7
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                  (24 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  (2 - 30 nights minimum)
                                  #680980vb
                                  24
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                    avg/night
                                    (7 nights minimum)
                                    #1131581vb
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (44 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      (2 - 30 nights minimum)
                                      #418443vb
                                      44
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (30 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        (3 - 180 nights minimum)
                                        #252619
                                        30
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (30 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                          #394899
                                          30
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (8 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            (4 - 7 nights minimum)
                                            #26276vb
                                            8
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (7 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                              #4442763
                                              7
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                (8 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                (1 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                #4463791
                                                8
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  avg/night
                                                  (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                  #3491871
                                                  4
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    svg-lightning
                                                    avg/night
                                                    (2 - 4 nights minimum)
                                                    #1174697vb
                                                    3
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      avg/night
                                                      (7 nights minimum)
                                                      #4589004
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (57 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                        #349481
                                                        57
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (5 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          (7 nights minimum)
                                                          #160184
                                                          5
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            avg/night
                                                            (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                            #935801vb
                                                            4
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              svg-lightning
                                                              avg/night
                                                              (1 - 30 nights minimum)
                                                              #4645637
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                (8 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                #3648911
                                                                8
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (7 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                  #3878088
                                                                  7
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (18 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                    #3940395
                                                                    18
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (8 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      (7 nights minimum)
                                                                      #7085635
                                                                      8
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (7 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                        #674068vb
                                                                        7
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          (7 nights minimum)
                                                                          #4572215
                                                                          1
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (11 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                            #3878087
                                                                            11
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (14 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                              #3564618
                                                                              14
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                (7 nights minimum)
                                                                                #1043250vb
                                                                                1
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  (6 nights minimum)
                                                                                  #4590301
                                                                                  1
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                    (8 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                    #230405
                                                                                    8
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (7 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      (7 nights minimum)
                                                                                      #3953101
                                                                                      7
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                        (24 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                        #418442vb
                                                                                        24
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                          (7 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                          #679890vb
                                                                                          7
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (21 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                            #4084322
                                                                                            21
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                              #3867618
                                                                                              4
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (6 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                                #7050460
                                                                                                6
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (38 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                                  #849799vb
                                                                                                  38
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (24 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    (2 nights minimum)
                                                                                                    #418399vb
                                                                                                    24
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (8 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                                      #294554
                                                                                                      8

                                                                                                      York Beach Holiday Homes & Cottages (263)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Best location in York!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Quiet, Private Home. Close enough to the beach (short sands) that the kids can safely walk to the arcade, far enough away not to be bothered by tourists. Lovely home with plenty of surprises. Would welcome the opportunity to visit again!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2009
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2009