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Kevin Breen

Member since: 2013
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Charming remodeled Cape House; Walk To The Beach

23 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this York Harbor holiday house

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom (Sleeps 6)

This newly remodeled vacation home is a quaint expanded cape with peekaboo views of Barrells Mill Pond. It is in a quiet neighborhood, a stones throw from the Wiggly Bridge and a short walk to the York Harbor Beach, historic York Village, the town docks and marina. The house was recently remodeled with a relaxing modern beach theme, complete with a new kitchen and master bedroom with en suite bathroom. The second floor bathroom has been remodeled for 2016. There is plenty of room for 6 people with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, living room, family room, and kitchen. There is a shady backyard with newly installed patio with views to Wiggly Bridge and a small front porch that comfortably seats 4 people. The master bedroom has a queen bed with two twins in each of the other bedrooms.

York is a popular beach community with history, charm and accessibility. First settled in 1624 and the first incorporated city in America, the area offers a myriad of fun things to do including relaxing on the beach, fishing, sightseeing and shopping. It is home to the John Hancock Wharf and Mark Twain's Summer home and is an area which still has architectural examples from the Gilded Age, particularly the Shingle style.

More Details
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Kevin Breen (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english


based on 23 traveller reviews

Charming remodeled Cape House; Walk To The Beach
average rating of 4.695652 based on 23 reviews

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place to stay. Very clean, updated. everything was there we needed and décor was very nice. House was close to everything. We all loved this place and will stay here again when we return to the area.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great House, Perfect Location!

  • 4 of 5

My family (2 adults, 2 kids) had a wonderful time on our summer vacation here. The house is centrally located to EVERYTHING (beach(es), restaurants, bagel and ice cream shops, Ogunquit, Portsmouth, NH, Portland, etc.), and was very well maintained and appointed. The "Welcome Packet" provided by the owners was spot on (from everything to recommendations for restaurants, places to visit, things to do, and history of York). The walk to Harbor Beach was incredibly easy...even with a 5 and a 3 year old, and the beach was perfect at both high and low tide for our little ones.

We look forward to coming back again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with a group of friends for my first trip to Maine. The house was great! Clean, modern decor. The kitchen was stocked well with dishes and appliances for what we needed. The location was close to all the locations we wanted to go to. I would definitely recommend this home for others. I really liked how we were staying within the community, right in the neighborhoods!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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Amazing New England Vaca with Girlfriends

  • 4 of 5

My friends and I couldn't have been more happy with our stay in York. From the moment we arrived, we were excited by this inviting home! The space was perfect for a girlfriend getaway! The five of us each had our own bed and plenty of room to spread out without feeling like we are on top of one another. Just a 1 minute walk to the Bagel Basket for breakfast or coffee and 10 minutes to Fosters for a Lobster Roll. They had the best I tasted the entire time! You have drive South the Portsmouth for shopping and a costal cruise then North to York Harbor and for the Beach in Ogunquit. Park at the beach for $20 for the day and walk back into the town for shopping and lunch or have lunch at the restaurant right there on the beach. Very inexpensive and good!

Thanks Kevin for an unforgettable experience! Wish we could make it back some day!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Pleasant, Great Location

  • 4 of 5

Very well maintained, centrally located, we played 5 rounds of golf in southern Maine and NH in 3 days.

Information/Instruction packet received from the Breen's was very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Fantastic stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this charming house for a week from the 3rd of April with an unusual mix of weather.

Snow one day and -7 degrees and at the end of the week clear blue skies and fantastic sea views.

Irrespective of the weather the house is perfect in every sense, cosy and inviting, equipped to a very high standard.

Beds were comfortable, bathrooms were great, lovely kitchen to work in and two great reception rooms

Kevin was fantastic and even had the heating in in the house when we were delayed from New York.

We will be back in either the summer or the fall

Great place to be with out felt shopping and. Fantastic supermarket minutes away

Thank you from all of us

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
York Harbor Inn and Stage Neck Inn
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
The Ledges
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
York Harbor Beach
Car: recommended

Served by 3 international airports, Boston, MA (75 minutes), Manchester, NH (60 minutes), and Portland, ME (40 minutes). C&J Trailways hourly service from Portsmouth to Boston South Station and the Logan International Airport as well as service to NYC.

Activities - York Harbor Beach:

Boogey Boarding

Body Surfing


Sand Castle Building

Hunting for Starfish and Seashells

Playing Bocci on the beach

Fishing (in chartered boats you’ll find in the harbor)

Dining (lots of great restaurants in York and Portsmouth)

Cooking Lobster at home

Shopping Kittery Outlets and Stonewall Kitchen or LL Bean in Freeport

Walking along the Cliff Walk on the ocean and Fisherman's Walk along the harbor and river.

Visiting York Beach:

Amusement Park


Duck Pin Bowling

Watching Salt Water Taffy made at the Goldenrod


Visiting York Village:

Visit Old Jail, Old School, Tavern and Museum of Old York

Visiting Hancock Warf and the Marshal General Store Art Gallery

Visiting Portsmouth, NH:

Stawbery Banke Historic Village

Strolling the streets of the charming cobblestone town

Exploring Fort McClary:

Breathtaking views of Kittery Harbor

Wander inside the old fort


Famed Cliff Walk

Perkins Cove

Ogunquit Playhouse- Well known Summer Theater


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in York Harbor, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall '16
4 Sep 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
Winter '17
1 Jan 2017 - 19 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring '17
20 Mar 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer '17
24 Jun 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall '17
5 Sep 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection A$78
Cleaning for < 1 week A$99 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

4 PM check in and 10 AM check out (inquire off season for extension)
8% tax added to rate
Saturday turnover in summer
Must be age 25 to rent.
50% deposit and signed rental agreement due within 5 days of booking
• 100% less a $100 cancellation fee if cancelled more than 60 days prior to Check-in Date
• Non refundable if less than 60 days

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in York Harbor, Maine

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • River ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure , All new bathroom
    Upstairs bathroom - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
  • All new master bathroom with shower and toilet area separated by a pocket door from the vanity and closet for greater privacy and usability.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , Upstairs bedroom with AC
    Master bedroom - 1 large double bed , 1st floor master with new en suite bathroom and AC
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , Upstairs bedroom with AC
  • 1 first floor bedroom with en suite bathroom and 2 upstairs bedrooms with shared bathroom
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis