York is tucked in along Maine's coastline next to the Atlantic Ocean and on the Gulf of Maine. Established in 1624, it's considered one of the oldest cities in the country. Along with history, visitors explore beautiful beaches and quaint villages. Consider these suggestions for where to spend your time.

Top vacation rentals in York

Sun loungers, beach towels
5.0
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 in York Beach
New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach & Downtown York
16 guests · 4 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

When traveling to York, if you are looking for (business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) this is the perfect place at $525 per night.

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Sun loungers, beach towels
5.0
Outstanding(208 Reviews)
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 in York
Exceptional Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach & Downtown York
15 guests · 4 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience the best of York with this House available for $698. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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3.8
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Aspinquid Resort
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience the best of York with this Hotel available for $108. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Balcony / Patio, and more.

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4.5
Excellent(207 Reviews)
Motel
 in Ogunquit
Auberge on the Cove
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Looking for a Motel in York, this Motel for $112 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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Vacation rentals with internet & wifi in York

Beach
5.0
Outstanding(117 Reviews)
House
 in Ogunquit
4 BR, 2 BA, Steps away from Town Center, Beach and More
10 guests · 4 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Looking to create some memories in York? Look no further than our House, 4 BR, 2 BA, Steps away from Town Center, Beach and More. Enjoy top-rated amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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3.6
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Hotel
 in York
2star
York Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Looking for a Hotel in York, this Hotel for $68 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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4.1
Excellent(454 Reviews)
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 in York Beach
The Lighthouse Inn & Suites
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking to create some memories in York? Look no further than our Inn, The Lighthouse Inn & Suites. Enjoy top-rated amenities including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Smoking allowed, and more.

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5.0
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House
 in York Beach
At Ease On Long Sands
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Are you ready to indulge in a relaxing getaway? Our House in York has everything you need for a rejuvenating stay. Treat yourself to At Ease On Long Sands's exceptional amenities, such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace.

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York travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect York vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in York, and more.

Frequently asked questions

About York

Vacationers golf, dine on freshly caught Maine lobster and experience what sets York apart from other travel destinations. Check out Cape Neddick, a well-known lighthouse, and Mount Agamenticus, the tallest mountain peak along the coast of Maine.
  • York Beach: This is a great spot to enjoy the beach by day and nightlife by night. Music and dancing, restaurants and shops provide endless entertainment.
  • Short Sands Beach: The intimate quarter-mile beach has a rugged coast where you might find colorful sea glass to collect. A beach playground and nearby arcades add to the family fun.
  • Long Sands Beach: A two-mile beach welcomes beachcombers to lounge on the sand, surf the waves, float leisurely or picnic on the beach. The convenient location lets you walk to shops, restaurants and resorts.

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

York, ME is a great destination for tourists looking to explore the beauty of the Maine coast. Here are some of the must-visit attractions in York:

  • York's Wild Kingdom Zoo & Amusement Park
  • Mount Agamenticus
  • Nubble Lighthouse
  • York Beach
From the stunning views of Mount Agamenticus to the fun of York's Wild Kingdom Zoo & Amusement Park, there is something for everyone in York, ME. Whether you're looking for a relaxing day at the beach, or an adventure to the iconic Nubble Lighthouse, York is the perfect destination for your next getaway.

How can I get around in York, ME?

You can get around in York, ME in the following ways:

  • By car
  • By bike
  • By foot

You can also take advantage of local transportation, such as the Coastal Rides shuttle service, taxi services, and bus lines.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in York, ME?

York, ME has a variety of affordable accommodations to fit a range of budgets. Here are a few of our recommendations:

  • The Beachmere Inn, offering an oceanfront view for a reasonable price.
  • The York Harbor Inn, a luxurious hotel with a cozy atmosphere.
  • The York Beach Motel, a quaint and comfortable beachside lodging.
  • The Yorktowne Motel, offering classic charm and modern amenities.

What is the culture like in York, ME?

York, ME is a small coastal town in southern Maine that is known for its charming atmosphere and locally owned shops. The culture of York is centered around the small-town community atmosphere, with a strong emphasis on local businesses and outdoor activities. Here are five aspects of the culture in York, ME:

  • Support for local businesses
  • Enjoyment of outdoor activities
  • Commitment to preserving local history
  • Emphasis on community and volunteerism
  • Participation in seasonal festivals and events

Is York, ME safe to travel to?

York, ME is generally safe to travel to. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind:

  • Avoid walking alone at night.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Stay in well-lit, populated areas.

By following these tips, you can enjoy your trip to York, ME safely.

What are the popular shopping destinations in York, ME?

York, ME is a great shopping destination with many popular stores. Here are some of the most popular shopping destinations in York:

  • The Kittery Outlets
  • York Corner Shopping Center
  • Village Marketplace

These stores offer a variety of goods and services, from clothing and accessories to food and entertainment.

Where is York, ME?

York, ME is located in the southern part of Maine, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. It is a small town of about 12,000 people, and is known for its beaches, lighthouses, and maritime history. It is also home to York's Wild Kingdom, a popular amusement park.

What are the top things to do in York, ME?

York, ME is a great place to visit for a weekend getaway. Here are the top things to do in York, ME:

  • Explore the Nubble Lighthouse
  • Visit the Long Sands Beach
  • Go on a whale-watching tour
  • Take a stroll through the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge

Whether you're looking for a relaxing beach day or an exciting outdoor adventure, York, ME has something for everyone.

What do I need to know before visiting York, ME?

Before visiting York, ME, you should know that it is a charming seaside town located in southern Maine. York is known for its breathtaking coastline, historic sites, incredible seafood, and many outdoor activities. Here are a few tips to make your trip even more enjoyable:

  • Pack according to the weather – it can range from cool to cold during the summer months.
  • Be sure to bring a camera – there are many picturesque sites to capture.
  • There are plenty of restaurants and cafes to choose from – try one of the local seafood specials.

What is the price range for rentals in York?

Vacation rentals in York have a price range between $66-$4,500. The average price for rentals in York is $384 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in York?

  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Parking

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