Welcome to historic Kingsbury Cottage. Ideally located in a seaside neighborhood, our lovely light filled 2nd floor flat makes a perfect vacation retreat.
Each light and airy bedroom has comfortable new beds (1 Queen, 2 Twins) and air conditioners. A spacious and fully equipped kitchen opens to a delightful glass/screened sunporch. The large living room has a new twin sleeper. Kingsbury Cottage (circa 1889), has retained its historic charm, while having all the comforts of home including a washer/ dryer, cable TV, and wireless internet.
Harbor Beach, with its picturesque coastline and spectacular Cliff Path views, is a short 5 minute walk. Just steps from our door, Fisherman’s Walk leads you along the York River, the marinas, and the inner harbor. Cross the Wiggly Bridge, enjoy breakfast in historic York Village, or take a leisurely stroll to the York Harbor Inn & Tavern for dinner or drinks. A memorable Maine Coast vacation any time of year, yet only an hour from Boston
Central Location - walk to 'Harbor Beach' , 'Longs Sands' and 'Short Sands' beaches are a quick 3 minute drive: For day trips to Boston (1 hour), Portsmouth, NH (15 minutes), Kittery Outlet shopping (10 minutes), Ogunquit (15 minutes), Portland , ME (45 minutes), NH mountains (Winnepesaukee region 1 hour, White mountains 1-1/2 hours), Bath-Boothbay Region (1-2 hour), Penobscot Bay Region (2-1/2 hours); Freeport shopping (1 1/4 hours )Buses and trains serve a variety of these locations. An old fashioned 'Trolley ' operates between Long Sands and Short Sands in York Beach during the summer season.
Boating, Fishing, Golf, Kayaking ,Yoga, Hiking, Biking, Shopping : Boating and fishing trips can be arranged from the town docks as well as kayak tours and rentals. An excellent public golf course, 'York Ledges', is located in York. Within a short walking distance to York Village, there is a yoga studio offering classes and a bicycle shop that offers rentals. 'Stonewall Kitchens' flagship store with a cafe, and cooking school is a 5 minute drive away. Beach front arcades, merry-go-rounds, Ferris wheels, water parks and saltwater taffy all in nearby York Beach. York Harbor itself is a quiet, refined and very beautiful area with an outstanding beach and lovely places to walk and jog. But it is central to one of the best vacation areas in the country and we will be happy to help you plan something special if you call us.
Health Care: York's excellent Hospital is within walking distance. Portsmouth Regional is 15 minutes away. Maine Medical Center is 45 minutes and Boston's renowned hospitals are just an hour drive.