Choose from 5 vacation rentals located in Short Sands, Maine. Top filters in Short Sands include Internet / Wifi, Kitchen / Kitchenette, and Air conditioner. Prices range from $258 to $3,000 per night. Our most popular vacation rental types near Short Sands are Hotel and RV.

Top vacation rentals in Short Sands

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5.0
Outstanding(8 Reviews)
Apartment
 in York
Studio, York Manor, Short Sand Beach
4 guests · 1 bath
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi
Most favorited

Nestled in Short Sands, this Apartment is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy Studio, York Manor, Short Sand Beach 's top-rated amenities, including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Kitchen / Kitchenette, and more.

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Exterior
5.0
Outstanding(14 Reviews)
Cottage
 in York
Diane Cottage, York Manor, Short Sands Beach
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi
Top rated

The best choice in Short Sands for Cottage, for $272 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.4
Excellent(13 Reviews)
House
 in York
Classic, oceanfront Maine Cottage
14 guests · 7 bedrooms · 3 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Garden · Pets allowed

This House in Short Sands, is the right price for your (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) today!

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Exterior
5.0
Outstanding(1 Review)
House
 in York
The perfect group rental solution in the heart of York Beach!
40 guests · 19 bedrooms · 11 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Nestled in Short Sands, this House is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy The perfect group rental solution in the heart of York Beach!'s top-rated amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Frequently asked questions

What do I need to know before visiting Short Sands, ME?

Before visiting Short Sands, ME, it is important to know the following:

  • The beach is open daily from 8 am - 8 pm.
  • In the summer months, the beach is very crowded.
  • Parking is limited, so plan to arrive early.

Additionally, visitors should bring the necessary beach gear, such as sunscreen, towels, umbrellas, and chairs. Finally, please be sure to respect the local wildlife and practice Leave No Trace principles.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Short Sands, ME?

Short Sands, ME is a great destination for tourists looking to explore the Maine coastline. There are numerous attractions to explore, from the iconic Nubble Lighthouse to the beautiful beaches of Short Sands. Here are a few of the must-visit tourist attractions in Short Sands, ME:

  • Nubble Lighthouse
  • Short Sands Beach
  • Goat Island Lighthouse
  • Mount Agamenticus

No matter what your interests are, Short Sands, ME has something for everyone to enjoy. From beautiful beaches to majestic lighthouses, there is something for everyone to experience in this fantastic Maine destination.

How can I get around in Short Sands, ME?

There are a few ways to get around in Short Sands, ME:

  • Rent a bicycle from one of the local bike shops.
  • Take a taxi or Uber.
  • Walk, as most of the attractions are within walking distance.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Short Sands, ME?

Short Sands, ME offers a variety of affordable accommodation options for travelers. Here are a few to consider:

  • The Short Sands Inn, a cozy bed and breakfast with a homey atmosphere and a variety of amenities.
  • The Beachside Bungalow, a beachfront cottage that offers stunning views and a private deck.
  • The Seaside Suites, a modern hotel with spacious rooms and an outdoor pool.
  • The Surfside Inn, a family-friendly hotel with an on-site restaurant and free Wi-Fi.

No matter what type of accommodation you're looking for, Short Sands, ME has something to suit your needs.

What is the culture like in Short Sands, ME?

Short Sands, ME is a small town located in the southern part of the state, situated on the Atlantic Ocean. The culture of the town is centered around the ocean, and is a tight-knit, welcoming community. Here are five key points that make up the culture of Short Sands, ME:

  • Seafood is a staple of the local cuisine
  • Ocean activities, such as fishing, sailing, and surfing, are popular pastimes
  • The town is home to a vibrant art scene, with many galleries, studios, and local artisans
  • The town has numerous festivals and events throughout the year, such as the Lobster Festival and the Yacht Regatta
  • The town has a strong community spirit, with many local organizations and volunteer opportunities

Is Short Sands, ME safe to travel to?

Short Sands, ME is generally safe to travel to. Here are some safety tips to keep in mind:

  • Stay aware of your surroundings.
  • Familiarize yourself with the area before going.
  • Be aware of local laws and customs.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Short Sands, ME?

Popular shopping destinations in Short Sands, ME include:

  • Short Sands Beach Variety & Deli
  • Short Sands Market & Deli
  • Short Sands General Store
  • Kamp Kookamunga

These stores offer a wide variety of products ranging from snacks and drinks to souvenirs and beachwear.

What are the best neighborhoods to visit in Short Sands, ME?

Popular shopping destinations in Short Sands, ME include:

  • Short Sands Beach Variety & Deli
  • Short Sands Market & Deli
  • Short Sands General Store
  • Kamp Kookamunga

These stores offer a wide variety of products ranging from snacks and drinks to souvenirs and beachwear.

Where is Short Sands, ME?

Short Sands, ME is located in York County, along the coast of Southern Maine. It is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike, and is known for its beautiful sandy beach, small shops and restaurants, and stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Short Sands, ME?

Short Sands, ME is a popular destination for vacationers. Here are some of the most popular vacation rental amenities in the area:

  • Fully equipped kitchen with all the appliances
  • Outdoor deck or patio with a grill
  • High-speed internet access
  • Spacious bedrooms and bathrooms
  • Air conditioning

What are the top things to do in Short Sands, ME?

Short Sands, ME is a small beach town with plenty of activities to keep visitors entertained. Here are some of the top things to do in Short Sands:

  • Visit the beach and take a dip in the ocean
  • Go kayaking or paddle boarding
  • Explore the nearby hiking trails
  • Stroll around the charming downtown area

No matter what you choose to do, you are sure to have a great time in Short Sands!

What is the price range for rentals in Short Sands?

Vacation rentals in Short Sands have a price range between $258-$3,000. The average price for rentals in Short Sands is $300 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Short Sands?

  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Air conditioner

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