Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Kittery

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Kittery. Renowned for its shopping, seafood restaurants and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kittery

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Kittery a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • The Ledges Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Water Country (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • York's Wild Kingdom (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Center for Wildlife (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Sagamore Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Kittery

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kittery

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kittery is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fort McClary State Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Prescott Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Fort Stark State Historic Site (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Odiorne Point State Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • York Harbor Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Wallis Sands State Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kittery

The nearest airport is in Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.), located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is 20.1 mi (32.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kittery?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,594 vacation rentals near Kittery. From 793 Houses to 338 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kittery for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Kittery?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kittery:

  • Kittery Point: 24 vacation rentals
  • Hampton Beach: 201 vacation rentals
  • York Beach: 381 vacation rentals
  • Goose Rocks Beach: 65 vacation rentals
  • Rye Beach: 274 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kittery?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kittery. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kittery Outlets: 1,510 vacation rentals
  • Fort McClary State Park: 1,507 vacation rentals
  • Kittery Historical and Naval Museum: 1,515 vacation rentals
  • Tanger Outlets Kittery: 1,513 vacation rentals
  • Yummies Candy and Nuts: 1,496 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Kittery?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 793 Houses in Kittery. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kittery include:

  • Cottages: 338 rentals available
  • Cabins: 338 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 338 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kittery?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 269 vacation rentals with pool available in Kittery. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.