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Dan & Christie Fitzgerald, Owners

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

Walk to Town, Short Sands Beach & Nubble Lighthouse, Now Booking Summer '16

10 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Southern Coast of Maine House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, (one on first floor), 3 bathrooms (one on first floor), sleeps 8

Book your 2016 York Beach Summer vacation with us.

Our new home is located in a quiet private neighborhood where you will enjoy breathtaking sunrises & sunsets and warm ocean breezes. Treat yourselves to the warmth and charm of our new, spacious home on the 'Nubble' which caters to those guests who have the highest standards of comfort. To this home, we have added personal touches to ensure the total comfort and enjoyment of all of our guests. This tastefully decorated home features 4 bedrooms (1-K, 2-Q, 2-Twin), 3 baths, laundry, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, living room with cable TV + DVD, covered porch, gas grill picnic table + front porch. We provide beach chairs + little red wagon for going to the beach. Attractions, Nubble lighthouse, Short + Long Sands Beaches, Hawaiian Jim's Shave Ice, Goldenrod, Historic Old Yorke and Perkins Cove, Historic Portsmouth+Ogunquit Playhouse, outlets, water parks & golf, deep sea fishing, whale watching, kayaking, surfing, swimming, snorkeling, playground, amusement park and zoo.

This is the second of our brand new properties located in the same neighborhood on the Nubble Peninsula in York Beach. You will enjoy beautiful sunrises and sunsets and cool ocean breezes in this tastefully decorated home. There is always something to do in York Beach from spending the day at the beach, mountain climbing to whale watching, deep sea fishing, golf, shopping, or just relaxing on our covered porch. Our sandy beach and tidal pools are favorite places for children to explore and enjoy. From the amusement park and zoo to the bowling alley, arcade and playground on the boardwalk, you won't have to look far for plenty of things to do. After a busy day, take in a band concert on the boardwalk in Ellis Park or enjoy a relaxing trolley ride along the beaches and on to the Nubble Lighthouse. Fresh seafood is plentiful in our many area restaurants.

To help our guests become acquainted with the York area, we have provided menu and activity guides. Sunrise and moonrise out of the Atlantic are breathtaking sights and for that we have provided time charts for the rising sun and moon as well as tide charts for beach going.

*****DESIRED DATE BOOKED? Visit our second property located just doors away which will accommodate 8. Visit HomeAway Property #160271 for further details.

We are also booking in our 4bd/2 bath cottage located nearby. This cottage may also be viewed on HomeAway, Property #3519758.

We are now taking reservations in all homes for the 2016 season.

In order to provide our guests with the quality accommodations that we expect when traveling with our family, we personally maintain and clean our rental properties.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Dan & Christie Fitzgerald, Owners (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

About Dan & Christie Fitzgerald, Owners

We are a 6 generation York Beach family having deep roots in 'Concordville' on the Nubble. The property upon which our rental homes are located was purchased by my great-grandfather, one York's first settlers, in the 1860's. Since building our homes and starting this venture in 2007, our greatest joy has been meeting and getting to know our guests who have come from near and far.

Dan & Christie Fitzgerald, Owners purchased this house in 1860

What makes this house unique

We strive to provide our guests with the quality of accommodations that we look for when traveling with our family. Because of that, we personally manage, clean and maintain our properties.

Reviews

5
based on 10 traveler reviews

Walk to Town, Short Sands Beach & Nubble Lighthouse, Now Booking Summer '16
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Great comforts of home while vacationing in Maine!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay at this wonderful vacation home - truly feels like a home away from home. No sacrificing comfort with large beautifully decorated rooms and spacious bathrooms. Full kitchen to allow family gatherings and stay home evenings when that's what you want. Also, close enough to beaches, restaurants, and entertainment you can walk. We have extended family in the area who come up to visit and we can all gather on the deck and in the yard for lobster, steamers, and barbeque and then walk for ice cream. Some of the night owls even walked to Nubble Light for the sunrise. We will be back for certain!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review, we truly appreciate it. Hoping all is well and that you are keeping cool. Happy Summer! Dan & Christie
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5

Fantastic Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family just returned from a week in York. This house is so beautiful and comfortable for the whole family. It was spotless and had everything we could possibly need. The back porch was our favorite gathering spot and just a perfect place to enjoy a cool breeze and smell the sea air. Christie and Dan were so welcoming and kind, and it was nice to know they were available if we needed anything. We took advantage of many of their tips! They really have thought of everything to make this property really feel like a home away from home. Best vacation I've had in Maine!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Colchester VT
5

Lovely house!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house, wonderful location. We had a wonderful time in York Beach.

Dan and Chris are wonderful any questions you have they can answer and are fabulous people. The house set up was great, the bedroom on the first floor was perfect as my sisters and I were traveling with me 83 year old mother. The rooms were perfect, everything was spotless and perfectly decotated. We loved the house and everything about it.

Thanks for a great time.

Beth

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Weybridge, VT
5

Mom and Daughter Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We arrived and were greeted by one of the owners, Chris, who was wonderful. She explained everything and showed us where everything was. This property was spectacular. There were four bedrooms and three bathrooms and lots of space to sit and talk. This had to be the most beautiful and inviting home/place I have ever stayed despite lots of traveling. First of all it was spotless and decorated in such a tasteful way that it was not at all commercial, just perfect. The floors, oh my gosh, absolutely stunning. I am replacing the floors in my home and now I know with what. Wood floors, Brazilian Cherry, brilliant. I had to take pictures to bring home to my husband so he could see what I wanted. They added even more elegance to the house. The house is fully equipped with anything you could possibly need, dish washer, disposal, washer/dryer, cable TV, grill and linens are supplied as well. I don't know where they purchased this, I think it came from their hearts, was the feeling of peace and serenity and warmth in every corner of this home. Despite our busy schedule that feeling was always there when we returned to the house.

The grounds were meticulously maintained. In the front there was a rock garden and flowers by the steps. In the back a picnic table and beautiful trees to enjoy from the porch off the dining room. Though this house is in a neighborhood you get the feeling you are all alone as it is quiet and peaceful.

The location is excellent for getting to the ocean which is just a short walk, the Nubble Lighthouse is just around the corner, and many other activities and attractions are close by. You don't have to spend half a day in the car to get to see many interesting places. The ocean is majestic.

The neighborhood was great for walking or running for those of you who are so inclined. It felt very safe, Everyone was kind and friendly,

The customer service from the owners was outstanding. Dan and Chris answered all our questions about every little thing, even those they had clearly written about in the folder about the house (I needed reinforcement about some things) with kindness and clarity. They told us about the history of many places and made those visits even more interesting. They were attentive but never intrusive. They were at our beck and call for even the silliest questions and always with a smile on their faces. If property owners got Emmys these two would win hands down.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Easton, MD
5

What a beautiful house!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is such a beautiful house. The property description is completely accurate, The house has everything you could possibly need for an ideal vacation. The house is spotlessly clean. I would recommend this as a perfect place for several generations. We had 3 generations and had more than enough room for all. When you are within walking distance to the Goldenrod and the penny candy counter what grandchild wouldn't be happy. We hope to be back in 2011.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Port, FL
5

3 generation family get together

  • 5 of 5

Our family had the privilege of occupying the above mentioned property for a three generation family get together. Not only are the homeowners of this lovely home accommodating and so very sweet, but the home itself was so suited to our needs. It is impeccably equipped with all of the amenities and conveniences that anyone might need; not to mention how wonderfully decorated it is. I would recommend this to anyone that is looking for a great family get away!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Boston, Manchester & Portland
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Cape Neddick Country Club
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Short Sands and Long Sands Beaches

Our coastal Maine community is conveniently located 1 hour or less from Boston, Manchester & Portland Airports. Our home is located in a private neighborhood consisting of both vacation and year round homes far enough from the hustle and bustle yet within a short walk to the beach. A short drive will take you to Old Yorke, Perkins Cove, Kittery Outlets, Historic Portsmouth, whale watching, deep sea fishing and boating trips, amusement park, zoo, golf course. water parks and beaches. Don't miss the Ogunquit Playhouse for live theater productions. Outlet shopping is plentiful in Kittery and Freeport..

Local Golf:

Cape Neddick Country Club

York Golf & Tennis Club

The Links at Outlook Golf Course

The Ledges

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Rates & Availability

York Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2016
Jun 18 2016 - Sep 6 2016
7 night minimum stay
$4,000
 
 
Fall 2016
Sep 7 2016 - Oct 15 2016
3 night minimum stay
$500
$3,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Adults (21 yrs. and older) and Families only
Winter '14-15 monthly rate is $1,600/month
Monthly rate applies with 3 month minimum.
Winter/monthly rate does not include utilities. Security deposit required.
Comforters and blankets provided. Our linen package (sheets and towels) is available for weekly rentals for $125

We require 1/3 to book along with the execution of a Rental Agreement. The balance becomes due one month prior to check-in.

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Amenities

Southern Coast of Maine House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower , laundry facilities
    2nd Floor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , Double Bowl Vanity
  • Located in the first floor bathroom is a shower as well as laundry facilities. Our Master Suite bathroom features a large shower along with a double bowl vanity. We have one additional bathroom on the second floor with tub/shower combination.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , walk-in closet & private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , located on first floor
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • Our home comfortably sleeps 8. Particular attention has been made to provide our guests with the utmost convenience and comfort. Each of the four tastefully decorated bedrooms feature large windows which provide plenty of light and refreshing ocean breezes. The Master Suite features a king sized bed, bureau, two night stands, a large walk-in closet and private bath with 5' shower and double bowl vanity. The two additional upstairs bedrooms include bureaus, night stands and large closets. For those who have difficulty with stairs, the first floor queen sized bedroom and bathroom nearby will provide comfortable accommodations. As this is a new home, all furniture including beds, box springs and mattresses are new. Our linen package is available at an additional cost.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Do you prefer a brand new home over dated cottage? Treat yourself to the warmth and charm of our brand new home which caters to those guests who have the highest standards of comfort and convenience. We have added personal touches to ensure the total comfort and enjoyment of all of our guests. With all new furniture, furnishings and appliances, this will be your home away from home.

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