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Great Location - Close to Short Sands and downtown York Beach!

16 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights


York Beach Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Clean and bright two-bedroom condo right in the heart of York Beach, Maine.

Short Sands beach is right down the block – walk out the driveway and you can see the waves. An 18 minute Walk to Long Sands beach – a longer beach with bigger waves.

Enjoy everything that Southern Maine has to offer:

Short Sands beach is family-friendly, with lifeguards and bathrooms.

Fun-O-Rama – Take the kids to play skee ball!

The playground is right next to the beach and has a lot to offer the youngest children.

York’s Wild Kingdom and Fun Park have rides for kids of all ages – go before 5 p.m. to get a ride pass for $11.

Listen to live bands at the Gazebo nightly.

Stroll through York Beach and watch taffy being made at Goldenrod.

The unit includes two off-street parking spots, right outside the back door.

The first floor includes an upgraded kitchen stocked with microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, dishes, glassware, flatware, pots, pans, hand soap, paper towels, dishwasher detergent, and cleaning supplies. There are two counter-height stools at the counter. The attached dining room includes a table that seats six. The living room has two couches and a 42” LCD television with cable tv and a DVD player. The living room opens up to a private patio, with outdoor seating for four, and a gas BBQ.

The first floor also features a half-bath and coat closet.

Upstairs, there are two bedrooms and an adjoining outside deck. Enjoy coffee on the second-floor deck each morning (peek-a-boo ocean view). Master bedroom includes a queen-size bed and LCD television (with cable). The second bedroom contains two twin beds, a dresser, and tv. Both bedrooms include window air-conditioners, and large closets. The bathroom has a bath/shower and a double sink. A stacked full-size washer and dryer are housed off of the upstairs hallway.

Families will enjoy the activities nearby:

Nubble Light


Long Sands Beach

Walking over the Wiggly Bridge

Dunne's Ice Cream

Walking the Marginal Way in Ogunquit Beach

Outlet shopping in Kittery

Movie nights under the stars in Prescott Park, Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

The Maine Diner is 12 miles north on Route 1.

For adults, the condo is close to two golf courses, the Ogunquit Playhouse, antiquing, and fine dining.

York Beach and Maine’s southern coast has something for everybody!

Keywords: Apartment, condo,

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 15, 2016
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About Moira

I have vacationed in York Harbor and York Beach almost every year since 1979. For years, our extended family rented a large house, first in York Harbor, then in York Beach. After spending so much time in Maine, we decided to purchase our own place.

Moira purchased this condo in 2011

Why Moira chose Southern Coast of Maine

We loved how close it is to town and to the beach. It's so easy for the kids to head back home from the beach for lunch or some quiet time. Going to watch the taffy pull at Goldenrod is something we do *every* time we are in town. It never gets old. I love watching the weddings on the Union Bluff's lawn every Friday and Saturday evening.

What makes this condo unique

We love all that there is to do in York Beach and how close it is to Ogunquit and Portsmouth, NH.


based on 16 traveler reviews

Great Location - Close to Short Sands and downtown York Beach!
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews

York Beach and the condo are Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

This is the 3rd year we rent this condo and we love it. It is clean, nicely decorated, well stocked kitchen, and has all that one could really want at the beach. The condo is located in a great spot, walking distance to beach and down town as well as the Bluff Rest. My husband and I love staying here as do the grandchildren. The condo comes complete with beach buggy, chairs, umbrella and toys!! You won't be disappointed staying here.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful location, great owners, clean lovely place!

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed by this rental property. It was perfect for our family of 4...walking distance to the beach and shops, comfortable beds, washing machine, very clean property... everything we needed! It was great. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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A Summer Paradise

  • 5 of 5

The Short Sands location is ideal. This condo is so close to the most relaxing vacation ever. The beach and the charming town are steps away. The condo is immaculate and comfy- a home away from home. Cannot say enough for Moira, the owner. She quickly responds to all questions and is so helpful. We have stayed here multiple years and would not consider any other location in this summer vacation paradise.

Thanks for another great vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This is the second year my parents have stated here. Ammaculate, wonderful place to stay. Great location.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Owner's Response: Thank you - Glad to hear your parents enjoyed their return visit.
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perfect spot!

  • 5 of 5

My 79 year old mother and I stayed at this condo last week and it was perfect! Moira was in contact with us prior to the week we rented, she was very easy to work with and responded to my emails almost immediately. The condo was spotless and well equipped for our stay. We brought our own beach chairs but there are a few included in the condo (they looked brand new!) and we used the beach buggy (also included) every day for the one minute walk it took to get to the beach. There are 3 other condos in the complex but it was very quiet while we were there. There are 2 parking spots for this condo (which is rare) so there was a spot for our daily visitors. My mom is already talking about renting for 2 weeks next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I'm glad you and your mother enjoyed the week.
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Would go back without any hesitation!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay! Thank you so much!!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

York Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2017
Mar 2 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late summer 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $60
Tax Rate 9.0%

$300 refundable security/rental deposit is required to book dates.

NOTE: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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York Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 875 sq. ft.
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • live theater
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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