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

Idyllic Neighborhood Beach Community

You sent a message to this owner.

garden view

This owner hasn’t verified their location. If you would like more information, please contact the owner.


Last updated: 06/09/2014

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 6 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

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

Biddeford Pool house description

Biddeford Pool is a hidden gem which so many people have never heard of. A little neighborhood where time has stood still at the end of a peninsula where Fortune Rocks Beach is a stones throw away. Our home sits in the middle of this neighborhood and is perfect for a family of up to 5 or 6. It is 1 block from the water with ocean views. There is a rocky beach with huge rocks to climb and dive off of into the ocean about 100 yards from the house, also a great place to look for sea glass too. The 2 mile long SANDY beach is a 5 minute walk away. Fortune Rocks beach is a glorious stretch of soft sand. At low tide, you can walk out several hundred yards. We usually walk the beach for a few minutes to get to the public beach which is life guarded, and also has public restrooms and snacks for sale. You can also drive to the public beach if you have a lot of belongings, or ride one of our bikes.

The yard is large and beautiful. We have a gardener help keep up our flower gardens. There is plenty of room for kids to run in the grass, play games, etc. There is a deck on the front, and a large back deck with a picnic table. We provide a Weber gas grill, several bikes and lawn chairs which you are free to use. We had our outdoor shower rebuilt last fall. The inside of the home is in great condition. One bedroom has two twin beds, the master a queen bed, and the other bedroom has a double bed. There is a futon/sofa downstairs. As you sit in the living room, you can look out of the large windows to the ocean. There are 2 televisions with cable TV.

Portland is 20 miles north, and Cape Porpoise and Kennebunkport are just down the road. Great restaurants in Cape Porpoise or K'port are 10-15 minute drive on a coastal road, along with plenty of shopping or antiquing. There are several big beaches which you can try (old orchard is very close) but it is so easy to go walk to Fortune Rocks you probably won't bother. At the end of Fortune Rocks is what is considered one of the best places to surf in southern Maine, even if you don't surf, its fun to watch!

Keywords: beach house


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

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • 4-5 bicycles available to use, both bathrooms have been remodeled in july 2010, outdoor shower remodeled in 2009...moreless


                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    numerous board games, books, and puzzles...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television


                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Cinemas
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Groceries

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Boating
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Whale Watching

                      Location Type

                          • Ocean View

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Cycling
                          • Deepsea Fishing
                          • Fishing
                          • Golf
                          • Kayaking
                          • Sailing
                          • Snorkeling/Diving
                          • Sound/Bay Fishing
                          • Surf Fishing
                          • Surfing
                          • Swimming
                          • Tennis
                          • Wind-Surfing


                          • Dining:

                            also large deck with picnic table and umbrella...moreless

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 6 people


                          • Broadband Access
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Garage:

                            used for storage, no parking allowed inside....moreless

                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Heating
                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Living Room
                          • Parking:

                            2 cars maximum...moreless

                          • Washing Machine


                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                          • Balcony:

                            2 balconies, front with ocean view, rear with garden view and picnic table/umbrella...moreless

                          • Bicycles:

                            bikes for all shapes and sizes. a Gary Fischer perfect for a 9-12 year old, and a female 12 speed in good condition, and then 2 schwin 10 speeds, 'ride to the beach' bikes. ...moreless

                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Lawn / Garden:

                            beautiful yard with flower gardens which are taken care of by a gardener...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill


                          This property does not have any reviews yet.

                          Be the first to write a review for this listing...

                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          7 night min stay


                          Changeover Day: Saturday

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • cleaning fee $75
                          • Taxes Included


                          rates in June and September will be 1700 per week.

                          50% deposit due immediately to confirm booking.

                          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.


                          The property's calendar has not been updated in over 6 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



                          This owner hasn’t verified their location. If you would like more information, please contact the owner.


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2005

                          About the owner: family of 4, two teenage boys age 16 and 18. we enjoy traveling, all sports and currently live in Minneapolis.

                          Why the Owner Chose Biddeford Pool:
                          We have vacationed in Maine for 14 summers. Andy (dad/husband) grew up in NH and we have many friends in the area.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          We love the beaches in the area, Portland is 30 minutes away, plenty of great places to bike ride or walk, wonderful restaurants within 20 minute drive. The quaintness of Biddeford Pool and its tranquility is as good as it gets in New England.

                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english



                          • garden view

                            garden view

                          • view of neighborhood from beach at low tide

                            view of neighborhood from beach at low tide

                          • kitchen


                          • back yard

                            back yard

                          • view off of front deck

                            view off of front deck

                          VRBO #298646

                          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 - Friday, December 12, 2014

                          $2,700 per week (USD)

                          3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 5

                          Contact owner for availability
                          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
                          Member since: 2006
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 06/09/2014
                          Email owner

                          +1 6123968589

                          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


                          Share this property via Email

                          Idyllic Neighborhood Beach Community

                          Biddeford Pool #298646

                          3 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 5

                          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.