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Albany, New York
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first time visiting Maine so I was a little overwhelmed with accommodation options. The York Harbor Motel was great if you're looking for a nice basic accommodation. The location was perfect. The beach across the street was a tad too rocky for our liking so we walked the short distance up the road to perfect sandy beach...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This motel is across the street from the ocean and a fantastic beach (Long Sands Beach) so you'll save parking fees if your planning to spend the day at the beach. The unit we stayed in had a small kitchen area (a small fridge that froze everything but better than a fridge that doesn't keep things cold, coffee maker, toaster,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

On our recent trip to Maine we decided to travel "Old School" and made no advance reservation, relying primarily on trip advisor to help locate places to stay. The staff was very nice, but made a point to tell me he moved me to a better room for the view. The room had a distinctly musty smell. We shared our...

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Brewster, New York
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Starting with the the room clerk, everything was a plus. The woman who took our walk-in couldn't have been any nicer. The room we chose was a "side view" for a few dollars less than the oceanfront view and did not disappoint. The room was really clean, big points for that, and actually spacious. No bells or whistles, just a...

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Concord, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Stayed at a 3rd floor motel room for 2 nights in the weekend with a family of four. For this kind of area and location, they offered a great location and services. As a few other reviewers had previously mentioned, the building and rooms were older and outdated. However, I was impressed by their cleanness. The reception staff was genuinely...

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Jaffrey, New Hampshire
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Just returned from the weekend. The location was perfect, right across from the ocean. but at the southern end of the beach, away from the crowds but accessible to everything. All staff were outstanding, went above and beyond to make sure we had a wonderful time.

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YorkHarborMotel, Front Office Manager at York Harbor Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks! We're glad your stay with us was so enjoyable. Our location does offer great views and beach access. Our staff likes to go the extra step to make sure our guests have the best vacation experience. As an added note, we now have dog friendly rooms available for those guests traveling with their four-legged...

Allentown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Stayed in B8 clean roomy small kitchen 2 burner w sink and under counter refrigerator small wooden table with 4 chairs. dishes supplied. Side ocean view big window shared 2nd floor balcony. As close to the beach as you can get across street from Ocean. Wonderful view and experience. Some rooms are dated but very clean and cozy. Staff VERY...

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YorkHarborMotel, Front Office Manager at York Harbor Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel. We love hearing about our guests' experiences and welcome all comments. Our B Building rooms are great for those who need that small kitchen for lunches and the occasional easy dinner. The views from the second floor veranda are spectacular! For those who desire a bit more privacy, our A...

Milton,Vermont
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Enjoy peace and tranquility, be lulled to sleep with the sound of the ocean. York Harbor is located just across the street from the ocean for a breathtaking view and beach access. Over the years the rooms have up graded to include microwave, frig, coffee maker and air conditioning. I have found the rooms to be clean, the staff welcoming,...

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YorkHarborMotel, Front Office Manager at York Harbor Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It sounds like you've discovered a slice of heaven right here at our motel in York! All of our rooms in our main building have recently been updated to ensure that our guests have the best vacation experience possible. For those guests desiring an extended stay - especially families - we have many sizes...

boston, ma
Reviewed 20 September 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. They had a special which included dinner at a local restaurant one night and breakfast both mornings. The food was great. Our room was very clean and included a microwave, coffee pot and small fridge and our view was spectacular. I found Patrice, at the front desk, very friendly. We would...

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Athol, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 3 September 2014

After reading all the reviews on this site, I was skeptical. My mom had already booked the room, so we went anyway. First off, the place was very clean and there was no terrible smell like a few reviews had indicated. It wasn't a huge room, but it was big enough. It had a coffee pot, a toaster, and a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just steps from Long Sands Beach, York Harbor Motel offers both nightly motel accommodations and weekly cottage/apartment rentals. A variety of motel rooms are available-some with ocean views-including efficiencies, 2 double beds or King beds. Most rooms have refrigerators, coffee makers and microwaves. Cottage and apartments-some with ocean views-can accommodate up to eight guests and are equipped with full kitchens and basic utensils and dishes. Bed linens are supplied in all units. Laundromat on premise. Wwe also offer a fresh water pool for those hot summer days. Maine's southern coastal region provides all sorts of attractions including fine dining, shopping, the Ogunquit Playhouse, tennis, golf, antique shops, shopping, an amusement park, special events and scenic highlights. It is a region rich with a variety of artistic and cultural offerings. Summertime is especially active for many of the artisans and shops. Historic Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is just 6 miles away. Or simply relax and enjoy the fresh air on the Maine seacoast. Open seasonally Mid-May through Labor Day, we offer many choices in family accommodations including motel units for up to 4 guests, including a free hot breakfast for each day of your stay. We also offer weekly units with 1-3 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 8 guests. To help you find your interests, we offer free wireless internet.  Our staff is ready to assist you in every way to make your vacation on the Maine coast a pleasant and enjoyable experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about York Harbor Motel and Cottages

Address: 780 York St, York Harbor, York, ME 03909-1265
Region: United States > Maine > York > York Harbor
Price Range: $232 - $1,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — York Harbor Motel and Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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“Do not take rooms of block B”
 of 5 bubbles laurentio8, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I think if we had reserved the room earlier I would have been able to get a front view room; so I would book early.”
 of 5 bubbles 462ingridl, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The ocean front room was great to watch the sunrise!”
 of 5 bubbles JMG4197360, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room B8 or B9 2nd floor in Building B - shared 2nd floor balcony or 2nd or 3rd floor Building A Ocean Front have private balconies”
 of 5 bubbles salterjg, 1 Jun 2015 | Read review
“I prefer end rooms on the second or third floor, ocean front with balcony in Building A for maximum ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles VTVisitor, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
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