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Perfect large family vacation home. Just yards from Long Sands Beach.

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


York Beach House Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 3 full baths, 1 half bath, outdoor shower, sleeps 12

300 yards to the Long Sands Beach. 10 minute walk to York Beach Center attractions. Spacious home has 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. This is the perfect house for large family get togethers. There are 3 living area/family room spaces, a game room and a large eat in kitchen with a large dining area. . Large back yard for wiffleball and BBQs. Walking distance to 2 beaches, a downtown area with shops and restaurants. Also just a short drive for golf, boat excursions and antiquing in nearby Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. Plenty of parking in driveway for up to 5 vehicles. House is meticulously cared for.

Walk to Beach: Thank you for reading about our house. The house is located within walking distance from two beautiful beaches. Long Sands is a 1 mile stretch of sandy beach ideal for swimming, surfing, boogie boarding, wiffle ball and long walks on the beach. There are a number of beach eateries, ice cream shops and a surf store.

Less than a 10 minute walk in the other direction, you will reach Short Sands beach. Short Sands is smaller beach with a boardwalk. The Short Sands beach area hosts a brand new playground, 2 full size basketball courts and a gazebo that is home to weekly live entertainment in the summer. York Beach Center, is just past Short Sands beach. York Beach Center features numerous gift shops, restaurants and is home to York's Wild Kingdom. The Wild Kingdom is an amusement park and a zoo!. Perfect for families.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

L. Spadaro
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2016
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based on 12 traveler reviews

Perfect large family vacation home. Just yards from Long Sands Beach.
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Amazing house. So close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Owner was super nice and welcoming, let us in a bit early as we were traveling with small children. House was amazing, many beds to accommodate a large family. 5 minutes from long sands and 10 to short (with many kids in tow). Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Loved, loved, loved the house and location!

  • 5 of 5

Just got home from one of our best stays at York. Weather was great, house was top notch, and location was smack in the middle of Long Sands and Short Sands. Plenty of room for two families to stay together and have friends visit for the day. House is well equipped and clean, clean, clean. Day one we decided to rent again next year and we hadn't been to the beach yet. Close enough to walk back for bathroom and resupplying the water and snacks.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Best Stay Ever

  • 5 of 5

For many years three generations of our family spend a week in a house in York Beach, Maine. This has been our favorite house by far. The house is spacious and clean with an excellent location to both Long Sands and Short Sands. We cannot wait to come back!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Place for Our Family's Needs

  • 5 of 5

We loved it. So close to both beaches that walking wasn't an issue at all, even for the older kids. Plenty of room for the 12 of us. The kids were in different areas of the house playing together. It was great!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous Property at a Wonderful Location!

  • 5 of 5

My family has been vacationing in the York Beach area for 60+ years, and we were thrilled with our recent vacation at this fantastic house. It was even better than we had hoped. There was plenty of room for our extended family (including 5 kids, ages 2 thru 16) to spread out and relax... GREAT location (with easy walks to both Long and Short Sands Beaches, as well as numerous town attractions), a generous parking area, and a spacious yard. The house is very well equipped and meticulously maintained. It was a great choice for our family, and I'd highly recommend it for other large families.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Perfect Family Beach Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

House was perfect and even better than pictures show. You couldn't ask for more from the location to the beaches and downtown. Yard was a great surprise and perfect for our kids to play. Wide open downstairs and multiple rooms have plenty of nooks for folks to go and read or relax. Kitchen is a great size with island and farm table for everyone to enjoy. We WILL be back!!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Located at the bottom of the Nubble Light peninsula, the house is only 300 yards to Long Sands Beach. 10 minute walk to York Beach Center attractions.


Rates & Availability

York Beach House Rental Rates

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Early Summer 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Peak Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay

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York Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , 2 twin beds and one set of bunk beds
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • Located on second floor, bedrooms 1 and 2 have dressers and closet. Both share a full bathroom. Located on second floor, bedroom 3, includes 2 twin beds and a bunk bed also includes 2 dressers and a closet. Located on second floor, bedroom 4 includes 2 twin beds, a dresser and closet. Located on second floor, next to bathroom 2. Located on first floor, bedroom 5 has a queen bed, dresser and closet. It is located next to bathroom 3.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
The playroom on second floor of refinished barn includes pool table. Also have fussball table.

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