Bed and Breakfast York Maine

Book a room at a Bed and Breakfast York Maine style. You can even opt to stay at the Inn at Tanglewood Hall to be in the heart of York.

Bed and Breakfast York Maine

The Dockside is a special place on the Maine seacoast. It captures the essence of Maine with natural beauty, gracious hospitality and abundant array of sights, recreation and activities. This unique location on a private peninsula provides an unsurpassed panoramic view of York Harbor and the Atlantic Ocean. Spacious grounds offer privacy, relaxation and classic Maine scenery. Accommodations are in the Maine House, a quintessential "New England Cottage" and modern multi-unit buildings at the waters edge. All rooms in the Maine House enjoy large porches overlooking York Harbor and the Atlantic Ocean, complete with wicker rocking chairs so you can take in the harbor activity. The rooms in the multi-unit buildings have private decks with water views each looking directly out the harbor channel to the ocean. We offer a delicious breakfast buffet each morning, which can be enjoyed on the front porch overlooking the water or during the winter by the cracking fire in the living room. The Dockside Restaurant serves dinner and lunch in a bi-level dining room that affords every seat a water view. Local seafood as well a wide variety of other favorites make the Dockside popular with locals and visitors alike. Many people will drive hundreds of extra miles searching for the experience that awaits them at the Dockside. The Dockside offers the quintessential Maine experience of a relaxing atmosphere filled with friendly people, fabulous seafood and beautiful scenery.

The Inn at Tanglewood Hall is a casually elegant 1880’s grand seacoast cottage of yesteryear, set amidst lush woodlands, colorful gardens, and whimsical fountains. Once a York Historical Society Decorator Show House, the inn features rooms that have been custom decorated, individually designed, and furnished with luxurious linens with your ultimate comfort in mind. A bountiful breakfast can be enjoyed on our large wraparound verandah facing gardens and natural woods, surrounded by birds chirping and occasional ocean breezes. Inside, an airy sky blue parlor is joined to the cheerful morning room and sun-filled dining room, all with fireplaces and antiques. The ocean is just a short walk away. Beaches, fishing villages and rocky coastlines begin here and extend northward. A cliff path is just around the corner, offering open ocean views along Maine’s rugged coastline. Watch lobster boats and sloops sail in and out of the harbor. Offering a quiet oasis in the heart of quaint York Harbor.

York Harbor Maine is truly an ideal vacation destination in all seasons. Miles of sandy beaches are yours to explore. You can enjoy the popular Long Sands and Short Sands Beaches bustling with activity. Venture to the more secluded Cape Neddick Beach teeming with crabs, starfish and other coastal creatures. Or walk to the secluded and quiet Harbor Beach just steps from the York Harbor Inn. The Old York Historical Society operates a community museum, which includes the oldest jail in America. You’ll find Maine’s largest zoo and amusement park in the heart of York Beach, and on a clear day you can see miles of scenic coast from the top of Mount Agamenticus. No trip to York is complete without a visit to Nubble Lighthouse, perhaps the most beautiful, and most photographed, lighthouse in America. The York Harbor Inn offers 54 guest rooms, all with air-conditioning and private baths. Guests can choose from several fine accommodations. In the Main Inn we have 23 Guest rooms including several luxury units with ocean view decks, fireplaces and/or Jacuzzi spa tubs. We also have smaller, double bed rooms nicely decorated and furnished to fit any budget. Just 20 feet from the Main Inn, in the Yorkshire Building (sometimes referred to as “The Carriage House”) we have 11 guest rooms, 6 of which have at least a partial ocean view. This building also contains our “3 Room Suite” which is one of our largest guest rooms and perfect for Bridal parties. Adjacent to the Yorkshire Building is our luxurious Harbor Hill Inn with seven luxury guestrooms. All Harbor Hill rooms include a king bed, a gas stove fireplace, a spa tub (one does not, it has a handicap bath, no spa), heated tiled bathroom floors, Internet access via a dataport and full or partial ocean view. On the other side of the Main Inn is the Harbor Cliffs Bed & Breakfast. This building features elegant rooms with a queen or king bed. Amenities range from standard to superior depending upon the room type. Many Harbor Cliffs rooms offer outstanding ocean views, fireplaces and/or Jacuzzi spas. Some rooms have private decks.

The Morning Glory Inn is a beautiful, spacious Inn featuring gourmet breakfasts in our garden courtyard, making it a memorable time, whether it’s a vacation or a short ‘getaway’ that feels like one. The guestrooms all have private baths, AC, TV’s, WiFi, and personal outside decks or patios. Extras include a full wet bar for guests to enjoy with; an ice machine, sink, refrigerator, microwave, glasses of every kind, and a keurig coffee maker with coffees and teas to choose from any time of the day or night. It is on a quiet street, but a short walk or drive to great restaurants, museums, hiking trails, and of course, wonderful Maine beaches and coastal vistas. This York Maine bed and breakfast inn is a refreshing alternative to hotels. The inn keepers enjoy offering concierge services yet your privacy is assured.

Come to Bittersweet Bed & Breakfast located in beautiful York, ME for an unforgettable getaway to the Maine Beaches area.

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The only ocean side bed and breakfast along the Marginal Way in Ogunquit, a 1.2 mile ocean side walking path between Perkins Cove and the center of town and the main beach. We offer eight rooms with on suite bathrooms and ocean views from all but two rooms. There are spectacular gardens, a fish pond and many seating areas from which to enjoy the ocean views. We also have a screened gazebo overlooking the ocean that offers a quiet place to read, or nap. Breakfast, in season, is served on our wrap around porch also overlooking the ocean. Check our web page, www.rockmere.com, for pictures and a video of Rockmere Lodge bed and breakfast.

The Dragonfly Guest House has five guest rooms and one large guest suite. The guest rooms are uncluttered, light filled, and equipped with thoughtful amenities. Each guest room has its own private bath with shower, a queen or king bed, individually-controlled air conditioning, high definition flat panel TV and mini fridge. Plush bathrobes, Turkish Towels™, hairdryers, soap and shampoo are among the amenities provided in each room. Each room is tastefully furnished and no two rooms are alike. Free wireless internet is available throughout the house. Beach chairs & beach towels are available for your use. Our guests can enjoy breakfast served daily between 8AM - 10AM. Breakfast changes daily with one hot entree, homemade bread or muffins, fresh fruit, yogurt, bagel assortment, locally sourced jams, juices, cereals and our very own homemade gluten-free granola. An assortment of coffee & teas are available throughout the day. To make your day complete, fresh baked cookies are served each afternoon.

Welcome to Yardarm Village Inn. This quite, cozy bed & breakfast inn is just steps to Perkins Cove in beautiful Ogunquit, Maine.


Centrally located in the heart of downtown Ogunquit, a pleasant 5-minute walk to the beach.

This Ogunquit, ME bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Maine. Guests enjoy a complimentary, made-to-order breakfast each morning at The Black Boar Inn. We offer a creative menu inspired by local and seasonal favorites including a First Course starter that may include fresh local fruit or freshly baked breads, a choice of two beautifully-executed and presented Main Courses. All breakfasts are accompanied by juices, premium teas and our delicious Black Boar Inn Coffee. Other amenities include an optimal location in the heart of the main village, working fireplaces in the common rooms, wifi, cable tv, one complimentary parking place adjacent to the Inn, guest-controlled air conditioning, and use of beach chairs/towels.. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in Ogunquit, Maine.

A pretty Victorian bed & breakfast close to everything Ogunquit has to offer, but far from ordinary. Visitors from all over the Northeast - New York City, Montreal, Quebec City - journey here to experience the unsurpassed Ogunquit hospitality.

This Ogunquit, ME bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Maine. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Ogunquit, Maine.

This Ogunquit, ME bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Maine. Enjoy a good breakfast, and Free Wifi, and Cable Television . Our bnb in Ogunquit provides Air conditioning and Private Bathrooms without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next tranquil escape in Ogunquit, Maine.

The Ogunquit Inn & Cottages is a quaint and charming bed & breakfast located in Ogunquit, on Maine’s southern coast, where you can find glorious beaches, romantic walks, and majestic harbors.

This Ogunquit, ME bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Maine. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast, and private bathrooms, and Flat-screen HDTV. Our bnb in Ogunquit provides wireless internet access and full concierge service without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in Ogunquit, Maine

The Hartwell House Inn of Ogunquit, Maine invites you to enter a world of tranquility and classic elegance. Our adult-only (21+) accommodations are comprised of 16 uniquely appointed and individually decorated guest rooms and suites which are spread across 2 houses. The Lower House at The Hartwell House Inn contains eight rooms (two Standard Rooms, two studios and four Deluxe Rooms) and is surrounded by an expansive acre of lawn and gardens, complete with a picturesque lily pond. The Lower House is where our check-in office resides and where our breakfast and afternoon tea service occur. The Upper House at The Hartwell House Inn is nestled set back on a small hill overlooking Shore Road. Four larger Suites and four Deluxe Rooms await guests seeking all of the amenities of our celebrated Bed & Breakfast, but with accommodations offering additional privacy, away from the dining and common areas of the Main Inn. Some rooms have decks, kitchenettes and/or separate sitting rooms…ideal for weekly vacation rentals. All of our accommodations have flat-screen televisions. All Deluxe Rooms and Suites also have complimentary brandy for tasting, if you’re inclined.

Open year-round. Stroll to the beach, the Marginal Way, Perkins Cove, The Ogunquit Playhouse and all of the village pleasures from this Ogunquit, Maine Bed & Breakfast Inn.

Beaconlight Guest House is conveniently located to all the sights and attractions of Ogunquit, Maine - home to the famous Ogunquit Beach - one of the best beaches in the country.

This Ogunquit, ME bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Maine. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Ogunquit, ME.

Explore York Harbor Maine Bed and Breakfasts

The town’s vibrancy is tied to the sea. Walk along the sandy expanses of York’s Beach, Long Sands Beach, or Shorts Sands Beach to sink your toes in the sand. Watch the ships as they sail into York Harbor. Grab a bite to eat in Old York. The entire area is a quintessential  New England gem where you can truly experience the charm of New England.

When staying at one of the York Harbor Maine Bed and Breakfasts in Southern Maine, you can use it as a hub to explore everything that the area has to offer. Take a trip along the Maine Coast to check out Cape Reddick, the Nubble Lighthouse, explore the shops of Ogunquit and Portsmouth. Don’t forget to explore Kennebunkport, a favorite of the Kennedys.


  • The Europeans first settled in York in 1624. The original plantation was known as Agamenticus and sat on the York River. The settlers would face attacks by Indians which eventually  ceased when the 1763 Treaty of Paris was signed. Finally, with peace,  the area thrived and became a major trading location. Lumber and  agricultural products were shipped out for molasses and sugar, and other  items. In time, York would become a beloved summer resort. Nowadays, many visitors flock to  the area to visit the museums and view the lovely historical buildings  and residences that dot the countryside.

  • Activities

  • As one of the oldest cities in the U.S. many visit York for its history. The beautiful beaches, diverse shopping, and numerous  restaurants are all big draws. Whether you want to sunbathe, play in the  surf, or build sandcastles, the beaches are a great place to spend the  afternoon.

    If you love animals, why not visit the only zoo and amusement park combo in New England known as York’s the Wild Kingdom.  There is the interactive Butterfly Kingdom, birds, lions, zebras, and  more. Plus, carnival-style rides, bumper cars, and mini-golf.

    History buffs might want to explore the Old Burying Ground which is home to graves that date back to the 1690s. Contact the Old York Historical Society for tours. You can also view John Hancock’s warehouse and the Old Gaol  along with many colonial-era homes and the historic school.

  • Natural Features

  • If you want to enjoy the great outdoors then go for a hike on Mt Agamenticus which  boasts 40 plus trails that crisscross the 10,000-acre preserve. The  main trail will take you up 692 feet high to the peak where you can  enjoy stunning views of the surrounding area - all the way to the sea.

    The  beach remains the number one natural feature that visitors flock to. At  Long Sand’s Beach, you can play in a mile and a half of soft sand. It  is a popular spot for swimming and surfing The Short Sands Beach is only a quarter of a mile long and sits behind cliffs but it’s the  perfect play to soak up some rays. Also, Ellis Park sits at Short Sands Beach which is home to a playground and often hosts summer concerts.

    For breathtaking views of the ocean, check out the Hartley Mason Park which spans four acres and sits right above the York Harbor Beach. There are numerous benches where you can picnic in the shade or read a book.

    The  Fisherman’s Walk (Cliff Walk) is a two-mile trail along the water’s  edge that starts at the Sewall’s Bridge and then heads for the York Harbor. You’ll see many historic sites along the way.

  • Things to do

  • When visiting York, check out the Boon Island Lighthouse which is New England’s  tallest lighthouse. It stands 133 feet. The light can be seen for  miles. The lighthouse is not open to the public but can be viewed from  afar. You can take a boat ride to catch glimpses. The lighthouse is also  rumored to be haunted.

    Tour the Wiggly Bridge Distillery and taste some spirits. Typically, tours are offered every Saturday and Sunday but due to COVID-19, things might be different so be sure to call ahead to confirm.

    The Columbary House is home to more than 20 antique dealers. The shops are in a picturesque 1830s Greek Revival home.

  • Weather

  • The summers are always warm in York which is why it has historically been a summer tourist hotspot with many flocking to the area for weekend getaways or full family vacations. During the summer months, the temperature  hovers at around 79 degrees Fahrenheit. It rarely increases past 87  degrees Fahrenheit. Winters are typically cold and windy. Temperatures  hover at around 20 degrees Fahrenheit but can dip to 6 degrees  Fahrenheit. Usually, the best time of the year to visit is from June to  mid-September.

  • Food and Drink

  • Foodies love visiting York because it is truly an outstanding culinary experience for young and  old alike. You can choose from a wide array of restaurants and cafes.  Choose fine dining or grab a quick bite with the popular street food  scene located at the Shambles Market Food Court. You can even embark on the Ale Trail which is a walking tour that features the best pubs in York. Every September or October, York is also the host to the York Food Festival Weekend when the streets of the town come alive with food  vendors!. Check with the locals to determine the dates which do change  every year.

Bed and Breakfast York Maine FAQ

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  • Why Stay at a Bed & Breakfast in York ME?

    York, Maine is the perfect getaway for a romantic weekend for family fun. When picking a B&B, be sure to talk to the innkeeper about the inn’s amenities prior to making a reservation or check-in. You might want to book a guest room with an oceanfront view or stay at a carriage house with enough room to accommodate a family. Also, be sure to find out if the bed and breakfast in York have private bathrooms, a morning breakfast, fireplaces, or other perks to make your stay memorable.

  • What type of amenities can I expect when booking a York Bed and Breakfast?

    When booking a room at a York bed and breakfast, be sure to check out the establishment’s amenities such as free Wi-Fi, free cancelation, or free parking. Depending on the B&B, some might boast additional offerings such as massages, jacuzzi tubs, or more.

  • How can I get around York?

    When traveling to York, you can arrive via plane at the following airports:

    ·        Portland International Jetport in Portland, Maine.

    ·        Manchester Airport in Manchester New Hampshire

    ·        Pease International Tradeport in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

    ·        Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts

    Upon arrival, you’ll want to book a car to drive to York and to get around.

    Once you are in York, use the York Trolley Company to get around the area. Fairs are only $3, and the shuttle runs from Rout 1A to Short Sands Beach and Long Sands Beach.

  • What Are the Different Types of B&Bs in York Maine?

    The York Harbor Inn boasts 22 guest rooms and two exquisite oceanfront onsite restaurants. The rooms feature amenities such as jacuzzi tubs, fireplaces, and ocean views. The Anchorage Inn sits on Long Sands Beach. It features 200 guest rooms plus two indoor and two outdoor pools.

    The Bittersweet Bed and Breakfast is located in a 1910 farmhouse and features seven guest rooms. Each one has its own private bath. If you are looking for a small classic breakfast inn then this is an ideal choice. It has the undeniable charm of a country inn with ocean views.

    If you are seeking modern amenities then please check out the Lighthouse Inn with 24 guest rooms. For intimate guest rooms and upscale amenities, check out the Stage Neck Inn which is one of the best bed and breakfast in York Maine.

    For a slower pace, try the Morning Glory Inn which lets you get closer to nature and is another classic York Beach Maine Bed and Breakfast. With only six rooms, you can genuinely enjoy the seasons of the region in peace and quiet.