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$100 off remaining 8/2018 Short Sands Ocean View & so close to Long San

Bedrooms 8
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House, 8 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Sleeps 20

Receive $100 off of remaining August 2018 weeks.

3 Broadway - So close to the beach!:

Short Sands Beach is just steps away from each house but you will be in walking distance to Nubble Lighthouse and Long Sands Beach. Just walk down the hill to enjoy all of downtown York Beach, with its bandstand, Ellis Park, playground, basketball courts, shops, and Goldenrod taffy!

3 Broadway is “the Famous Bennet House” (8 Bedrooms, 3 full baths & enclosed private outdoor shower)

Spacious cheerful kitchen with beautiful tile floors and dishwasher! Stay cool with central air-conditioning.

Open the double front doors on from the enclosed spacious porch and enjoy the large real wood paneled living room with piano, TV and WiFi, and relax with friends and family. Separate kitchen with breakfast table. Large dining room with downstairs bathroom (with shower), bedroom (with 2 single beds) and side porch.

The 2nd floor has a beautiful Ocean View and a full bath room with shower/tub, 4 bedrooms. This spacious house has everything you need for a great vacation and a washer and dryer to keep everything clean.

The 3rd floor has 3 bedrooms and full bathroom with shower/tub. This floor also has a sink and full fridge and hang out space for guests.

There is also an enclosed outdoor shower with electricity for your convenience.

More Details

Sarah Taylor
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 31, 2018

About Sarah Taylor

Hello travelers! Our name is Sarah and Herb Taylor. We have owned this wonderful house, 3 Broadway, for 4 years as well as the two houses beside this house 5 Broadway (2 bedroom) and 7 Broadway (3 bedroom). We also own 11 Long Beach Ave (4 bedroom) which is on the the corner of Long Beach and Church Street. Herb has been vacationing in York with his family since he was a child. We love York Beach and our proud to share our houses with our special guests so they can enjoy this magical town with their families every year. We are so pleased to have guests come back every year to our houses and now consider these houses an important part of their family tradition! The location of our houses were chosen to be convenient to both beaches AND the downtown food and fun. Welcome to a great vacation!


York Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 double
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 8 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • surfing
  • swimming
House rental amenities: * Washer and Dryer * Dishwasher * Large enclosed Front Porch with ocean view! * fully enclosed private outdoor shower * sofa bed * 2 fully equipped kitchen with microwave, toaster-oven, & coffee maker * cable TV and WiFi * In-between the two popular York Maine beaches * board games Please bring towels and linens. Sorry No pets and No smoking. Thank you


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average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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  • 5 of 5

Great memories. Owner is awesome.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! So glad you had a great week. We loved having your whole family there and hope you'll be back next year!
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A PERECT vacation house for a family! July 2017

  • 5 of 5

Sarah and Herb have made it a point to make this home welcoming and user-friendly for families like ours, with our mixture of 3 generations of adults and kids, and has plenty of space for everyone! We LOVED having 5 bedrooms, and a kitchen with LOTS of pantry storage and lots of elbow room for several cooks. The location made it sooo easy to take a walk down to the beach anytime our hearts desired (and although the main part of Short Sands Beach can be very crowded, the walk from THIS house takes you down to a less crowded area that makes you feel like you somehow got the best seats on the beach!). Reasonably priced... truly a gem. And Sarah and Herb - extremely helpful, caring, easily reachable; just the BEST. We hope to rent from them again. (& we loved the neighbors!!😄?) Pam Kainer & family

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Yearly Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This home is ideal for our family vacation week, we've stayed the past two summer's and are returning again next summer. The location is perfect one block from short sands. Close to all downtown activity, but far enough away so you're not in the middle of the activity. With a large family we always have lots of room, comfortable beds and the owners are very easy to work with the house is always so clean.

Thank you Sarah & Herb

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. We love having your big wonderful family each year and look forward to seeing you all this summer again! Sarah and Herb
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Family celebration!

  • 5 of 5

We had a family celebration and enjoyed this house very much! The beaches are very close. The house was clean and had plenty of space for all16 of us. Beds were comfortable and kitchen was well stocked with all the equipment we needed. The owner was very flexible and provided all the information we needed. We enjoyed activities in Portland as well as Portsmouth. Would definitely recommend as a get-away.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2014
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Marie for your kind words. You were a pleasure to have at the house and we were so grateful for the way you took care of it. I hope your family has a great year and we look forward to having you all back again! Sarah
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Cozy Cottage in Great Location

  • 5 of 5

This was our third year at Short Sands and our first at this location. We loved this property and have rented it again for next summer. It is very clean and comfortable for our very large group. 12 adults and 5 young children. The location is perfect. A very short walk to the beach and downtown. The kitchen has plenty of room and the large dining room worked great for us. An especially neat feature is the outdoor hot shower which is great for young kids coming off the beach. Our grand kids are already counting down the days to next summer's beach time!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and we can't wait to have your lovely family back this summer!
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Activities and attractions in York Maine:

You will love being able to walk... Short Sands beach with all the excitement of the downtown a few feet away Long Sands beach to feel the softest sand anywhere

boogie-board in the waves, look for sand dollars Nubble Light (considered one of Americas prettiest lighthouses) is in the neighborhood in walking/biking distance. Browns ice cream is down the street for a huge cone or brownie sundae! the Goldenrod and smelling the sweet aroma of saltwater taffy being made right there in front of you the Town Gazebo at Ellis Park to hear the weekly concerts on the lawn and even get up and dance a while with folks of all ages the playground with its multiple climbing structures and swings where the kids will play for hours while you lookout to the ocean in front of it the many downtown shops and restaurants!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150

2018 High Season (June 28- August 30) = $4,500
Multi-week discounts available.
Check-in Saturday from 3:00pm through check-out Saturday by 10:00.
Renters are expected to leave the house as they found it.
No Pets and no smoking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.