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Great Home, Walk To Beach, 4 Bd- 2 Ba

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in York Beach - York Beach Retreat

4 bed, 1 full, 1 shower and 1 half bath, sleeps 12

Renovated just 5 years ago with an addition that includes a two car garage and a library room that has a wall to wall bookshelf, a gas fireplace, a flat screen TV and leather furniture. There is a separate living room with two sleep sofa beds and another fire place, a fold down table to enjoy cards and board games or to use for additional eating space. There is a spacious, fully appointed, eat in kitchen with refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, stove, all the pots and pans, silver and dishware you would need. Or if you are like us, you might prefer to be outdoors and use the oversized deck off the kitchen to eat your grilled food fresh off the gas grill and to crack all your lobster claws and eat your clam chowder. There are 4 bedrooms, two on the main floor with full size beds and two above them equipped with bunk beds and a separate single in each. There is a toilet, full sized bath and shower combo, with a washer and dryer in the downstairs bathroom and an enclosed shower, toilet and pedestal sink on the second level. There is an outside shower to clean off the sand that you collected from the beach that’s only a five minute walk away.

The house location is situated in the middle of the Long Sands Beach area, close to the public restrooms to the left and the Sun and Surf restaurant to the right, where you might be interested in a lunch break of fried clams or simply a taste of your favorite flavor ice cream cone. Whether you enjoy surfing, sunning or simply walking on the beach, there is no better location. Close enough to walk and to hear the waves, but set back enough for privacy from the beach noise and the hustle and bustle of the beachfront.

There are amusements and parks, hiking and horseback riding, boating and fishing, antiquing and outlet shopping in the surrounding area and all only an hours drive from Boston.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Property Manager
Stephen Guy
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 November, 2016
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About Stephen Guy

We currently reside in Woburn MA with our Boxer dog, Liberty. Kathy and I grew up only a town apart and we each spent many summers with our families on the same Long Sands Beach in York, yet never ran into each other that we are aware of. Kathy is a hard working R.N. and I've been helping people make sense of their finances for 32 years.

Stephen Guy purchased this house in 2013

Why Stephen Guy chose Southern Coast of Maine

Kathleen and I bought this property from her mother's estate this past October (2013) in order to keep this treasure of a property in the family.This gem has been in her family for generations and has grown from a small log cabin with an outhouse, to a year round retirement home complete with a two car garage. We hope to provide this property for rent for the next 10 years and then perhaps will retire there ourselves as her parents did.

What makes this house unique

This is more of a home than a summer home. You will find it extremely comfortable and inviting. The large deck out back and farmers porch out front make the outdoors as comfortable as indoors.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

Great Home, Walk To Beach, 4 Bd- 2 Ba
average rating of 5.0 based on 22 reviews
5

Great September Stay

  • 5 of 5

A really lovely house inside and out. Thank you for making our stay in York so enjoyable!

Can't wait for the outdoor shower to be ready!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely fabulous

  • 5 of 5

We cannot say enough good things about our week's stay on Blueberry Lane last month; the owners do eveything they can to make it a comfortable and truly FABULOUS week! We honestly lacked for nothing, and the music and book library were soooooo fantastic....thank you Stephen and Kathleen! We are very much hoping we can return next year, same week. We really felt "at home" in your home - and you have given us memories to last forever! Pam Kainer and family. :)))

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

Large clean and well cared for home. Easy walk to long sands beach.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking such good care of our home during your stay. We look forward to hosting you again next year! Stephen and Kathleen
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Awesome location! Beautiful house!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location just far enough away from the beach to give you privacy. House is surrounded by trees with a private large deck which we used often. Spacious kitchen for gatherings. This was our second year renting the property and we are going for a third next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous stay for the third Summer in a row. I like to think that instead of renting, our family LIVES in this house for one week each year! There's plenty of room for us, the kids and the grandkids (9 in all). Can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

family gathering

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our family gathering. We enjoyed our week end very much.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Skyhaven Airport-Daw
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Beach Street Grill & Pub, 8 Beach St, York, ME
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Old Ferry Landing, 10 Ceres St, Portsmouth, NH
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Cape Neddick C.C., 650 Shore Rd, Cape Neddick, ME
Nearest Train
17 Miles
Amtrak-Wem, 696 Sanford Rd, Wells, ME
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
US 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Sun and Surf Restaurant,
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Long Sands Beach
Car: recommended

York Beach is a family friendly town that offers the best in summer activities. Enjoy walks on the beach, Animal Kingdom amusement park and zoo, Golden Rod taffy, and Brown's ice cream, lobster on the rocks at Cape Neddick, antiquing on Rte. 1. York offers the best in summertime fun in New England.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in York Beach, Southern Coast of Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fall
1 Oct 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£663
for 2 nights
From
£214
From
£257
Fri,Sat
£1,736
 
 
Early Spring 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£843
for 2 nights
From
£305
From
£382
Fri,Sat
£2,358
 
 
Peak Summer 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,787
for 7 nights
£2,787
 
 
Late Summer 2017
28 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,148
for 3 nights
From
£305
From
£390
Fri,Sat
£2,358
 
 
Fall 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£663
for 2 nights
From
£214
From
£257
Fri,Sat
£1,736
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £63
Cleaning Fee £159 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

See Rental Agreement for cancellation policy. We rent Saturday 4:00 PM to the next Saturday 11:00 AM for our weekly rentals.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in York Beach in Maine

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1737 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , First floor full bathroom w/washer and dryer
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , tiled bathroom alongside upstairs bedrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Sleeps 2 adults or 3 children
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , sleeps 2 adults or 3 children
    Living Room-Pull out beds. - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , 2 full size sleep sofa's - sleeps an additional 4 adults
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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