Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Old Orchard Beach, ME that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $113 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Old Orchard Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Seaside getaway in Old Orchard Beach vacation home rentals

Old Orchard Beach has long been drawing vacationers to the southern coast of Maine, where a 7-mile stretch of sandy beach, a classic pier and tons of family-friendly attractions make for fun-filled summer holidays in the sun. The charming town has all the amenities you could hope for, from seaside eateries to boutiques, while the city of Portland is just a few miles up the coast and is packed with museums and stores. After selecting your Old Orchard Beach vacation rental, perhaps with an ocean view or beach access, it's off to the local greens for a round of golf or to water parks and amusement areas with the kids.

Things to do

Attractions near your summer rental in Old Orchard Beach

Old Orchard Beach offers all the seaside fun you could hope for, with a pier that extends out into the Atlantic Ocean among the many attractions. Along the waterfront, you'll find places to shop for souvenirs, enjoy dinner with a view, go out for drinks and nightly entertainment with friends or catch fireworks shows over the bay. If you're traveling with the family, you'll want to head to the beachfront amusement park right next to the pier, which has rides and games to entertain all ages, from carousels for tots to roller coasters for thrill seekers.

Activities

Things to do near vacation rentals in Old Orchard Beach

With 7 miles of sandy shores in Old Orchard Beach, there are lots of ways to enjoy the seaside. Whether you prefer hanging out on the sand, relaxing on a lounge chair and tossing a beach ball around with the kids or heading out into the ocean for a refreshing swim or some watersports, you'll find all sorts of activities to fill beach days here. Local vendors are on hand to lend you stand-up paddle boards and jet skis, or you can take a thrilling parasailing trip for aerial views over the coast.

Weather

Local weather for the trip to Old Orchard Beach vacation homes

Nothing beats summer vacations spent on the sandy shores of Old Orchard Beach, when warm afternoons are perfect for lazing by the sea and heading out into the bay for boat rides. June through September sees average highs in the 70s, but even the shoulder months can be warm enough for walks along the sand and hikes in nearby parks. If you plan to visit during the busy summer months, be sure to book your Old Orchard Beach vacation rental early to ensure that your preferred dates are available. Why not opt for one of the many oceanfront properties that make it simple to walk right out onto the sand?

Natural features

Get back to nature in Old Orchard Beach

Just a few miles down the coast from your Old Orchard Beach vacation rental, the Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge offers another way to enjoy the oceanfront, with a landscape of salt marshes that draw migrating birds. The habitat stretches for 50 miles along the coastline, covering areas of meadow, rocky beaches and forested areas inland. There are a few ways to get around here to see some of the resident wildlife, including boat launches, where you can take off on kayaking and canoeing excursions, and hiking trails with observation platforms, where you might catch glimpses of the wild deer.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Old Orchard Beach

Fly into Portland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is 18.5 mi (29.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Old Orchard Beach Station.

Family friendly

Family fun near Old Orchard Beach vacation homes

Old Orchard Beach has an array of family-friendly attractions for all ages. Vacation homes are available near places like Palace Playland, a beachfront amusement park with a Ferris wheel, roller coaster, and other rides, and Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, a large salt marsh and estuary with hiking trails, trees, and bird-watching opportunities.

Good for couples

Couple's retreat near Old Orchard Beach vacation homes

Couples can enjoy plenty of romantic locations in Old Orchard Beach. Vacation rentals put you within reach of places like Old Orchard Beach Pier, a destination with restaurants, bars, and entertainment near the water, and Saco Bay, a bay with sandy beaches, restaurants, fishing opportunities, and a lighthouse. You'll also like Veteran’s Memorial Park, a park with a monument to veterans and recreational spaces.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Old Orchard Beach?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental property in or around Old Orchard Beach that's a perfect match. These are some of our favorites:

  • "New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York" is a popular choice. Around 25 miles from Old Orchard Beach, it has 4 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities, including golf and a firepit.
  • "New Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York Beach" is another top-notch choice, offering 4 bedrooms, shopping, a dryer and more. It's around 25 miles from Old Orchard Beach.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Old Orchard Beach vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Old Orchard Beach?

You need only step foot inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Old Orchard Beach to discover that cool things really do come in little packages. Efficiently designed to maximize every inch of space, these mini digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Get ready for a simpler way of life at "Tiny Home Experience In Wells Beach Maine". Amenities at this tiny house in Wells include cookware, dishware and utensils, a barbecue grill and more.
  • "Tiny Home Steps From The Beach" comes with plenty of conveniences, such as a fridge and a nearby hospital. Located in Wells, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed abode.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Old Orchard Beach?

From time to time, you just need to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern life. That's where Vrbo comes in. We've got an excellent selection of log cabin rentals in and around Old Orchard Beach where you can unwind in nature. These are just the start:

  • "Quiet Secluded Log Cabin; The Cabin Is Part Of A 37 Acre Waterfront Complex" has all the comforts you need for a relaxed vacation, such as off-street parking options and a kitchen. Once you've settled in, venture out and enjoy the picturesque scenery.
  • After a huge day out in Mother Nature, kick back and relax at "Mousam Lake Lodge Decorated 3 Bedroom Log Cabin W". This cozy property comes with plenty of features, including a balcony and high-speed internet services.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Old Orchard Beach?

There's nothing like a quick break to clear away the cobwebs. Pack your carry-on bag and catch your breath at one of these sought-after weekend getaways in and around Old Orchard Beach:

  • Located 20 miles to the southwest of central Old Orchard Beach, "Pristine Four Season Family Beach House. Walk To Beaches" is a great fit for adventurous types and nature buffs. Stay busy by exploring nearby outdoor attractions, including Kittery Historical and Naval Museum and Wells Reserve at Laudholm Farms. If you're up for some fun activities, try kayaking or mountain biking.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "Luxury 5/6 Bed 4 1/2 Bath - Family Friendly". Approximately 11 miles south of Old Orchard Beach, activities around here include snowmobiling and water skiing. Rather go sightseeing? Plan an outing to Willard Beach and Wells Reserve at Laudholm Farms.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Old Orchard Beach?

Studio apartments set the bar high when it comes to character, convenience and location. Get comfy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Old Orchard Beach and get a taste of the local vibe:

  • Throw your bags down at "Oceanfront Condo Steps To 7 Mile Beach And Downtown Oob. 3rd Floor W". Amenities including towels and a nearby zoo will make you feel right at home here.
  • Another awesome choice is "Escape To The Beach Cozy Condo In Downtown Oob". Make use of a beach view, free toiletries and other convenient amenities during your getaway.

When it's time to leave your studio apartment and discover the highlights, there's lots to entertain you around Old Orchard Beach. Into culture? Plan a visit to George Marshall Store Gallery and Abacus.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Old Orchard Beach?

Yes, you'll find a range of short-term rentals in and near Old Orchard Beach. And best of all, Vrbo has something suited to all styles and budgets — from townhouses big enough for the whole family to private studio apartments for a romantic weekend away. Here's a little taste of what's available in Old Orchard Beach:

  • Book a few nights at "Sunny And Peaceful Family Condo" in central Old Orchard Beach. Here, you'll have easy access to popular attractions like Bowl A Rama.
  • "Only 1 Summer Week Still Available" is another superb property that welcomes short-term guests. Make the most of your swift visit by exploring local hot spots, including Pine Hollow Little Par Three Golf Course.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Old Orchard Beach?

Forget flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to take off for the weekend, just you and your sweetheart. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Old Orchard Beach that would make even old Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll fall in love with:

  • Put on some mellow music and slow dance the nights away at "New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York". Around 25 miles from Old Orchard Beach, this property has all you need for a couple's weekend away, including beauty services and air conditioning.
  • "New Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York Beach" is another terrific option that's guaranteed to impress. It's approximately 25 miles from Old Orchard Beach and comes with beauty services and a nearby marina.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Old Orchard Beach?

If you're looking for somewhere to reconnect with the family this vacation, why not a place with a little glitz and glamour? These mansions for rent in or around Old Orchard Beach will fit your whole crew while doing it in serious style:

  • Approximately 4 miles to the west of Old Orchard Beach is "Beautiful 10 Bedroom / 25 Bed - 1856 Ships Captains Mansion Near Ocean". As well as its magnificent design, you'll also love its top-notch amenities, such as a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • Another popular option is "Stylish Authentic Majorcan Mansion In The Very Heart Of Wellknown Pollensa Town". Around 30 miles to the southwest of Old Orchard Beach, this fancy vacation rental is the crème-de-la-crème of style and character and comes with beauty services, golf and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Old Orchard Beach?

Sneak a peek at these large group vacation rentals in or near Old Orchard Beach where you won't have to leave anyone off your invite list:

  • Providing privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York". Up to 16 people can stay at this retreat which has 4 bedrooms, a firepit and a garden. This group getaway is around 25 miles to the southwest of Old Orchard Beach.
  • Invite up to 15 of your dearest friends to "New Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York Beach" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This top option has 4 bedrooms and is around 25 miles to the southwest of central Old Orchard Beach. It's packed with features to keep a large group occupied, including a kitchen and a garden.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Old Orchard Beach?

Nothing says fun and frivolity like a pool does. Grab your inflatable swan and check out these houses in or near Old Orchard Beach that come with this vacation essential:

  • Pack your swimming gear and get away with your gang to "Pristine Four Season Family Beach House. Walk To Beaches". There are also lots of other great amenities here, including childrens activities and nearby ecotour services.
  • "Nautical Beach House" is the type of place you go to escape from it all and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. Free toiletries and a barbecue grill are also on hand to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Curious what the weather's like in Old Orchard Beach? It has a humid continental climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 60 ºF to 70 ºF. If you'd like more inspiration on where to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire selection of Old Orchard Beach vacation rentals.