Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Affordable Family Vacation. Walk to Long & Short Sands Beaches

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 12/06/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

York Beach house description

Seagulls Nest is a family friendly home in a quiet residential neighborhood. Located at the beginning of the Nubble, it is just minutes to Long and Short Sands beaches. Park the cars and put the keys away! There is a master bedroom and a full bath on the 1st floor, along with a large family room, eat-in kitchen and screened 3 season porch. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 3/4 bathrooms on the 2nd floor. The house is spotless, and offers all the conveniences and amenities a large or extended family needs to enjoy a memorable vacation.

Start your day with a run on the beach or early morning coffee in the screened 3 season porch. Less than a 10 minute walk to either Short Sands or Long Sands beaches, enjoy all the activities and excitement both beach areas offer including an expanded playground at Short Sands your little ones will love. Spend the day at the York Wild Kingdom amusement park and zoo. Play croquet or horeshoes with your family in the private, spacious back yard. Take advantage of the eat-in kitchen, grill and large picnic table or walk to area restaurants.

In the evenings, take the family for a walk to the bandstand to enjoy live music, the arcade, watch salt water taffy being made or get ice-cream at the Golden Rod, or shop in the quaint village. Play a game in the screened porch. Watch a ball game or movie in the large family room.

If you want to venture out, Stonewall Kitchen, Mount Agamenticus, Ogunquit Playhouse, Perkins Cove, Marginal Way, Kittery Outlet Mall, Kennebunkport and historic Portsmouth, NH are all close by. Boston and Portland are less than 90 minutes away by car or commuter bus. Those tempted by golf, hiking or antiquing will find plenty to entice them.

Whether you are looking to relax or play, Seagulls Nest will help your family re-unite and re-charge.

Linens can be provided for an additional fee. Linens include bath towels, beach towels, sheets, bath mat and dish towels.




Keywords: York Beach rental, cottage, nubble, short sands beach, long sands beach, family, vacation

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 1633 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Maximum Occupancy (8) including children and infants....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • 1st Floor Master: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • 2nd Floor Master: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • 2nd Floor Double: 1 double

            ...moreless

          • 2nd Floor Twin: 2 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • 1st floor Master, no stairs! 2nd floor Master with attached bath.

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Window fans provided for all bedrooms. Beach chairs (2) provided plus cart for traveling to the beach....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Flat screen in family room...moreless

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        For 4 cars...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        Fully stocked ...moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen:

                        Eat-in Kitchen...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Lanai / Gazebo:

                        screened 3 season porch with ceiling fan...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 12 traveler reviews
                      Loading...
                       
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer 2015
                      Jun 27 - Sep 5, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,550

                      Changeover Day: Saturday


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      Maximum 8 people including children.

                      Non refundable $500 reservation deposit due within 7 days of receiving contract. Balance due by May 15th.


                      Please wait... Travel with confidence

                      Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                      Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                      Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                       

                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/06/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates
                       

                      Location

                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Short and Long Sands Beaches
                       

                      Owner info

                      About the owner: We have been visiting the York Beach area for years and waiting to find just the right house to enjoy with our family. We finally found it in our 'Seagulls Nest'.

                      Why the Owner Chose York Beach:
                      York is a quaint beach community within 90 minutes of Boston, Manchester, NH and Portland, ME. It has 3 well maintained beaches, a world famous lighthouse, cliff walk overlooking the ocean, museums, historical sites, shopping, dining and several in-town recreational options. While there is plenty to see and do, York is not over-developed or congested.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The house has become a gathering place for our extended family and friends. We can walk to either Long or Short Sands beaches in less than 10 minutes. Our family really enjoys the screened 3 season porch and playing in the large private backyard. It’s large enough so we can play and hang out together when we want to, but also provides us privacy and the flexibility to do our own thing. As we get older, we wanted a house that offers '1st floor' living. The floor plan eliminates the need to deal with stairs if we don't want to.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Front of house

                        Front of house

                      • Large private backyard for playing.

                        Large private backyard for playing.

                      • Screened 3 season room for family fun

                        Screened 3 season room for family fun

                      • Large family room

                        Large family room

                      • Updated 1st floor master with new hardwood floor

                        Updated 1st floor master with new hardwood floor

                      • Updated 2nd floor master bedroom with new hardwood floor

                        Updated 2nd floor master bedroom with new hardwood floor

                      • Fun for the kids at York playground at Short Sands Beach!

                        Fun for the kids at York playground at Short Sands Beach!

                      • Front of house and driveway with ample off-street parking

                        Front of house and driveway with ample off-street parking

                      • Large picnic table seats 10

                        Large picnic table seats 10

                      • Eat-in kitchen

                        Eat-in kitchen

                      • Family Room

                        Family Room

                      • 1 of our 3 bathrooms

                        1 of our 3 bathrooms

                      • 2nd floor master

                        2nd floor master

                      • Look forward to seeing you at Seagull's Nest

                        Look forward to seeing you at Seagull's Nest

                      VRBO #294858

                      There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 06, 2014

                      $2,550 per week (USD)
                      12

                      4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
                      Dates are unavailable
                      Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                      This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                      Get an instant quote
                      Owner
                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
                      Email owner

                      +1 (603) 560-2931 (New Hampshire, USA)

                      Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                      Add vacation protection services to your booking

                      Three services to protect your trip:

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                      Get it now

                      advertisement

                      Share this property via Email

                      Affordable Family Vacation. Walk to Long & Short Sands Beaches

                      York Beach #294858

                      4 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 8

                      You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                      Share this property via Email

                        Please correct the following errors and resend:
                      • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                      • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                      • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.