Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Saco, 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 $189 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Saco. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Saco
Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Saco

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Saco. Well known for its hiking, shopping and golfing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Saco

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Saco has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Funtown Splashtown USA (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Dunegrass Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Aquaboggan Water Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Sable Oaks Golf Course (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Casco Bay Lines Ferry Terminal (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Saco River Cigars (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Saco

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 65°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Saco

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Saco is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Old Orchard Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Pine Point Beach (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Goose Rocks Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Higgins Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Kennebunkport Village Green (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Gooch's Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Saco

The nearest airport is in Portland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM), located 12.1 mi (19.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Saco Transportation Center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Saco?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Saco:

  • Around 25 miles from the center of Saco, it's difficult to beat "New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York". It has 4 bedrooms and a host of amenities including a DVD player and off-street parking options.
  • Alternatively, make yourself comfy at "New Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York Beach". Located around 25 miles from the heart of Saco, it has 4 bedrooms and comes with a bicycle and nearby ecotour services.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Saco?

For a different kind of vacation experience, book a tiny house rental in Saco. A word of caution though — after you've lived the tiny house life, the temptation to move into one of thes mini digs will be hard to resist!

  • Take a few days off to reenergize at "Tiny Home Experience In Wells Beach Maine". Located in Wells, air conditioning and a stovetop are included here.
  • "Tiny Home Steps From The Beach" in Wells is another popular option. A boat and free WiFi will make your time here even more cozy and comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Saco?

You'll find some charming log cabins for rent in and around Saco. Get the rustic cabin experience while vacationing in the middle of nature at either of these popular options:

  • "Quiet Secluded Log Cabin; The Cabin Is Part Of A 37 Acre Waterfront Complex" has everything you need for a relaxing vacation, including off-street parking options and a kitchen. Once you've unpacked, venture out and take in the gorgeous scenery.
  • After a huge day of outdoor activities, wind down at "Mousam Lake Lodge Decorated 3 Bedroom Log Cabin W". This cozy hideaway offers games and pet-friendly services.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Saco?

Clock off on Friday and then forget about your worries. If you're eager for some fun and relaxation, these retreats in and around Saco promise the perfect weekend getaway:

  • Escape the daily grind at "Pristine Four Season Family Beach House. Walk To Beaches", which is around 19 miles to the south of Saco. There's plenty of nature and adventure to keep you on the go here. Try some mountain biking and basketball or just wander around the sights of Vaughan Woods State Park and Short Sands Beach.
  • Alternatively, switch into vacation mode at "Luxury 5/6 Bed 4 1/2 Bath - Family Friendly". Approximately 11 miles south of Saco, activities around here include cycling and ice skating. Prefer to go sightseeing? Don't miss Watchic Pond and Pine Hollow Little Par Three Golf Course.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Saco?

Studio apartments are difficult to beat when it comes to location, character and convenience. Get comfy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Saco and discover the local culture:

  • Wake up, go exploring and then do it all over again at "Oceanfront Condo Steps To 7 Mile Beach And Downtown Oob. 3rd Floor W". This property is an excellent base for sightseeing and comes with amenities including nearby museums and nearby whale-watching activities.
  • Another great option is "Cozy Coastal 1 Bedroom Vacation Home". Make the most of a TV, a smart TV and other amenities during your stay.

When it's time to step out of your studio apartment and go exploring, there's plenty to keep you occupied around Saco. Into art and culture? Pencil in a visit to Ogunquit Playhouse and Maine Art Gallery Framing.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Saco?

Yes, you'll find a selection of short-term rentals in and around Saco. Vrbo has something to suit all budgets and styles — from spacious homes for all the family to well-appointed one-bedroom apartments for an intimate weekend away. Here's just a taste of what's available in Saco:

  • Positioned not far from the center of Saco, "Sunny And Peaceful Family Condo" is ideal for a short-term stay. Use it as a base to check out nearby attractions such as Bowl A Rama.
  • "Only 1 Summer Week Still Available" is another awesome option that welcomes short-term guests. Get the most out of your whirlwind visit by stopping off at local sights, such as Pine Hollow Little Par Three Golf Course.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Saco?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend together. If you want to spend a couple of evenings away with your sweetie, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Saco that will get your heart racing:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a few passionate nights at "New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York". Located approximately 25 miles from Saco, this property comes with plenty of nice touches, including beauty services and a restaurant dining guide.
  • "New Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York Beach" is another option that's sure to impress. It's around 25 miles from Saco and comes with beauty services and shopping facilities.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Saco?

If you're in search of somewhere to reconnect with the family this vacation, why not go all out? These mansions for rent in or near Saco will easily accommodate the entire gang while doing it in serious style:

  • Approximately 3 miles to the south of Saco is "Beautiful 10 Bedroom / 25 Bed - 1856 Ships Captains Mansion Near Ocean". Along with its grand design and posh interiors, you'll be impressed by its high-end amenities, such as a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • With a swimming pool, beauty services and lots of other top-notch amenities, "Stylish Authentic Majorcan Mansion In The Very Heart Of Wellknown Pollensa Town" will dazzle you and your guests. This sleek retreat is around 30 miles to the south of Saco.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Saco?

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Saco and don't worry about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • A wide array of amenities including a garden and a firepit make "New Year Round Rental - 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York" a top pick for groups. This popular getaway has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16 guests. From Saco's center, it's around 25 miles away to the south.
  • "New Year Round Rental 1/4 Mile To Short Sands Beach And Downtown York Beach" is another fantastic option. It's around 25 miles to the south of Saco, has 4 bedrooms and welcomes up to 15 guests. A firepit and a water park are among the things that'll help make your group getaway even more memorable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Saco?

Nothing says fun and frivolity like a pool does. Pull out your inflatable swan and browse these rental houses in or near Saco that feature this vacation essential:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy an unforgettable break at "Pristine Four Season Family Beach House. Walk To Beaches". There's a lot to love about this escape besides its pool, such as a dishwasher and a TV.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days splashing about or catching a few peaceful moments by the water at "Comfy New House With Room For Everyone". This property is another favorite and offers a nearby laundromat, a theme park and more.

Saco has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 60 ºF and 75 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit! Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Saco vacation rental and plan your escape for any time of year.