Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kittery, Maine - Updated 2021

airbnb kittery maine

Nestled on the banks of Piscataqua River, the town of Kittery is a charming destination that brims with great things to do. This lovely town straddles the border of Maine and New Hampshire and is filled with picturesque parks, stellar shops, and awesome outdoor adventures to try. Dive into local history at Kittery Historical & Naval Museum or Fort McClary State Park, then enjoy Maine’s coastal beauty by meandering along Seapoint Beach. Shop until you drop at Kittery Trading Post and Kittery Premium Outlets, or challenge yourself with the activities in the Aerial Adventure Challenge Course at Take Flight Adventures. If all these activities leave you thirsty, stop by Tributary Brewing or Blue Current Brewery for a sample of local pints of beer or handcrafted sake! Start planning your trip and check out our list of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Kittery, Maine.

1. Waterfront apartment on Spinney Creek (from USD 100)

Admire beautiful waterfront panoramas when you stay in this quaint apartment. Nestled on the estuary of Spinney Creek, this peaceful apartment provides a cozy stay for up to two guests. Inside the apartment is a kitchen stocked with convenient appliances, a full bathroom, a spacious bedroom with a queen-sized bed, and a living room that overlooks the water. Guests can also lounge on the deck and enjoy the area’s tranquil ambiance. The property sits close to Kittery and Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and is an ideal location for water activities such as fishing and kayaking.

Coastal home on the water
166 reviews Superhost
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous view and comfortable bed
the mattress is very comfortable
this is a spacious apartment with a lovely view
best view from both living room and upstaires bed room
we loved the little outdoor space and the awesome view from the living room and upstairs bedroom
sparkling clean and spacious
clean fresh well stocked
wonderful place very clean and cozy
it was very clean and the bed was comfortable
the apartment is clean and spacious
our hosts were very responsive to our questions and needs
lovely space and very gracious hosts
hosts were nice and attentive
the hosts are friendly and quick to help
the host were great at communicating and very welcoming
this location is absolutely amazing
wonderful location and very comfortable
great location close to so many attractions
a getaway close to so much beauty
perfect location and loved being right on the water
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2. Elegant cottage near coastal beaches (from USD 134)

This lovely cottage brims with comfort and charm. The two-bedroom property is nestled near many coastal beaches and is close to both downtown Kittery and Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The property includes an airy living room equipped with a fireplace and a sofa bed, a dining area, a well-stocked kitchen, one-and-a-half bathrooms, two bedrooms, and laundry machines. There is also a wonderful deck equipped with comfy patio furniture and a fire pit. Up to six guests can stay in this wonderful, family-friendly cottage.

Kittery Cottage - Newly built 2020
117 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
everything was clean and in excellent condition
it was so clean and well kept and had so many nice personal touches and welcoming items
the apartment was sparking clean and had so many thoughtful touches
the place was incredibly clean comfortable and well thought out
everything was new super clean beautiful and stylish
wonderful host very fast response and super helpful
simone also was the perfect host answering all our questions and making us feel like vip guests
simone and tim were extremely gracious and helpful with the home
simone is a wonderful host and she has an incredible attention to detail
the perfect weekend getaway the apartment is decorated so beautifully and simon is such a generous and welcoming host
great restaurants are within walking distance
wow so much good to say about this place
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3. Private suite for two guests (from USD 85)

Cozy accommodation for couples or solo travelers, this colorful guest suite is private and peaceful. The suite is located in Kittery and is situated close to the outlet stores and many Maine beaches. This rental has its own private entrance and features a queen-sized bed, a spacious bathroom, and some kitchen appliances such as a microwave, a mini-refrigerator, and a coffee and tea machine. It is also equipped with wifi and air-conditioning.

Seacoast Suite
73 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean with a big bathroom coffee and a treat in the frig
very clean and private
very clean and homey and nicely decorated
it’s really clean and quiet
lisa’s place was spotless and comfortable
the space was clean and the bedroom and bathroom were roomy
she was super accommodating and quiet
when we interacted with lisa she was pleasant and friendly
her hospitality was outstanding and very responsive for communication
lisa was a friendly and very helpful host
lisa is a lovely host who knows the area well
perfect location for us
the location is great and near to most everything
great location and minutes away from all fun things
loved the quiet location yet conveniently located first many fun day trips
lisa’s place is a cute little suite off from the back of her house
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4. Historic house with a large backyard (from USD 282)

A stylish and spacious property, this airy house is a wonderful accommodation for families and small groups. The two-bedroom property has accommodation for up to six guests and is close to many restaurants, beaches, and shops. Within this historic house is a modern kitchen filled with sleek appliances, a dining area, a spacious living room, two airy bedrooms, and a bright bathroom. Many toys, games, books, and baby items are available for families. Guests can borrow the beach amenities available here including chairs, coolers, boogie boards, and beach toys.

Family Friendly 2BR 1 BA Coastal Kittery Home
Kittery, Maine, United States
156 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 6 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is very comfortable with a fully enclosed yard and all the amenities you could want
the backyard is great with a table and chairs to relax
this house was great the kids loved the upstairs room with the chairs & tv
the kitchen was one of the best stocked kitchens i have come across dishes pots/pans coffee makers etc
comfortable well-cared for cozy and bright
ease communication cleanliness etc
towels were new and clean
clean sweet and lovely
the bathroom was clean and updated
all the towels and sheets where clean and seemed brand new
great accomodations and wonderful hosts
thank you for making your home pet friendly
rebecca was a wonderful host
rebecca was an amazing host
a cozy family home and our host made us feel welcome
great location walking distance from downtown
location is a great walking distance to portsmouth
the location is perfect
the location is perfect
great location close to wallingford square
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5. Townhouse apartment in downtown Kittery (from USD 214)

This sunny apartment provides a comfortable guest experience. Filled with modern amenities, this two-bedroom property is airy, bright, and relaxing, and can accommodate up to six guests. Inside the townhouse apartment is a spacious, open living area with a sofa bed, a dining space, a well-equipped kitchen, an elegant bedroom, a spacious bathroom, a dining area, two large bedrooms, and one-and-a-half bathrooms. Located in downtown Kittery, many restaurants and shops are within walking distance. Several coastal beaches are only a short drive away.

Downtown Kittery Townhouse Apartment
Kittery, Maine, United States
118 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice big screen hdtv with an amazon firestick on tv that includes netflix and amazon prime
the furniture is very comfortable and attractive
the apartment is very spacious with comfortable furniture and very nicely decorated
everything was as described and it was a very comfortable space
this is a quiet clean comfortable and straight-forward apartment within steps from great amenities in the foreside neighborhood
clean linens & towels
very clean and spacious
very clean and great communication
beautiful and very clean and comfortable
the condo was very clean and comfortable
she is very friendly
kristin is a great host
kristin was a wonderful host she answered all questions and was incredibly kind
kristin was a great host
kristin was a great host and very quick to answer any questions we had
cute place in a great location
the location was perfect
great central location to stay in kittery
very nice townhouse in kittery close to restaurants and within walking distance to portsmouth
great location too as we were near several shops restaurants and pubs
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6. Cozy first-floor apartment (from USD 72)

This private apartment provides a cozy, quiet stay. Located on the first floor of the host’s property, this rental can accommodate up to three guests. It has its own private entrance and features a bedroom with a queen-sized bed, comfy seating areas, a recently renovated bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen with a dining table. A twin-sized bed is available for an additional guest. Free parking is available on site, and many restaurants are within walking distance.

stone soup chalet maine getaway
Kittery, Maine, United States
370 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s a good cozy place with full amenities
the room is large nice kitchen wifi and even extras like bananas and cereal
julia’s place is really cozy and the perfect maine gateway/getaway lots of thoughtful amenities and super convenient
comfy bed nice extras and it was nice to meet julia
nice bathroom wonderful kitchen space and large soft bed
the space is clean and functional
very neat clean and comfortable; just as advertised
julia’s place was clean and well-appointed
the place is very clean and comfortable
truly comfortable clean and convenient place to stay
she was an excellent host and i’d be very happy to stay again
julia is kind welcoming fast to answer questions and very knowledgeable about kittery and surrounding areas
great host lots of homey touches
julia is a great host and was thankful for my time at her space
julia is very friendly and responsive to any requests or questions
great location and beautiful apartment
the location is nice: walking distances some great restaurants
nice place and good location
spacious and a great location
great location in between kittery and portsmouth
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7. home equipped with modern amenities (from USD 139)

This charming home is bright, cheerful, and chic. While the house was built in the 1940s, guests can enjoy plenty of modern amenities and stylish furnishings within the property’s interior. This rental includes a cozy living room, a compact but well-furnished kitchen, a full bathroom, and a peaceful bedroom. Outside, guests can enjoy a fire pit and barbecue grill and admire views of Piscataqua River and Sarah Mildred Long Bridge. The Kittery Foreside is within walking distance of the property, and free parking is available on site.

water view property "The Little House"
Kittery, Maine, United States
247 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms are full of natural light
"the little house" has a good air conditioner and is very clean
the bed was very comfortable and the linens were high quality
beautiful and cozy home with a water view walking distance to downtown kittery and portsmouth
the cleanliness was spectacular as well
wendy’s place is very clean and charming
pretty clean with almost everything you need
fantastic adorable little spot very clean and very comfortable we had a fantastic time
the little house is a cozy and clean home
wendy was a great host
wendy’s dining recommendations were really helpful
wendy is thoughtful and attentive
the host did a lot to prepare the place and make us feel welcome
wendy is very communicative and helpful with info and responds quickly
) and the location is ideal for exploring
the location is also great - within walking distance of both kittery and portsmouth
location was perfect close to kittery outlets and portsmouth
perfect location to downtown portsmouth and kittery
great space close to everything
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8. Pet-friendly cottage in Kittery Foreside (from USD 182)

Filled with modern amenities, comfortable furnishings, and vibrant artwork, this wonderful cottage is eclectic and lively. This pet-friendly cottage can accommodate up to four guests. Within this terrific property, you will find a bright living room, a dining area, a kitchen filled with modern conveniences, two cozy bedrooms, a large bathroom, an office, and laundry machines. A private back deck overlooks the bustling Kittery Foreside. Many restaurants, shops, and sights are within walking distance of the property.

Cozy Cottage in Kittery Foreside
Kittery, Maine, United States
156 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
what a great stay we had the cottage is so quaint and comfortable
the cottage is cozy and cute
the cottage was so cozy our family slept well and had a great time here
the cute and colorful decor a well-equipped kitchen and a comfy couch all added to our stay
wonderful stay in an adorable property the cottage is small but cozy and had everything you could need
stylish clean and warm welcome
very clean and spacious highly recommend
the house was super clean and comfortable
the house was very clean and had everything we needed
it had everything we needed and was very clean
ned was a gracious host who always had immediate answers to my questions
ned is a great host
ned is an amazing host
ned was a wonderful host
ned was quick with responses and very helpful
the location is fabulous
the location is outstanding
amazing location right in the middle of kittery
the location is wonderful
amazing location close to many great restaurants and cute shops
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9. Sunny and modern house with two bedrooms (from USD 174)

This bright two-bedroom house provides a comfortable, relaxing stay. The historic property has been renovated with contemporary touches and is well-equipped with comfortable furnishings and modern amenities. It features a fully stocked kitchen with sleek appliances, a dining room, a cozy living space, a compact office with a sofa bed, two sunny bedrooms, one and a half bathrooms, and a glassed-in porch. Up to four guests can stay here. The property is within walking distance of both Kittery Foreside and downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Updated Kittery 2BR, Walk to Foreside/Portsmouth
Kittery, Maine, United States
47 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the coffee and heated floors (in the downstairs bathroom) were a nice touch
the downstairs bathroom has wonderful heated floors and the host graciously provides shampoo conditioner and body wash
very nice remodels of kitchen and bathrooms
the kitchen had everything available that was needed and the beds were comfortable
very clean as well
everything was super clean and well decorated
sparkling clean nicely furnished updated kitchen and baths
the house was sparkling clean with attention to detail
the unit itself was immaculately clean and tidy and there was lots of space
host is awesome prompt and quick with replays
lauren is a great host and an excellent communicator
owner is very responsive and provided everything needed to explore the area
lauren was a great host and we would definitely rent again
really cute house in a perfect location
super cute house great location
great house in a quiet location
cute neighborhood and an easy walk to both kittery foreside and downtown portsmouth
it's easy walking distance to restaurants in kittery and only about a 15 minute walk to downtown portsmouth
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10. Stylish house with waterfront views

A sophisticated style, a plethora of modern amenities, and a great location make this house a brilliant place to stay in Kittery. The property is situated in downtown Kittery Foreside, and boasts breathtaking waterfront views. Inside this elegant accommodation, you will find four scenic bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathroom, a gourmet kitchen, and a stylish living room that looks out onto Back Channel. From the deck, guests can admire views of Navy Yard, and watch local lobster boats cruise down the channel. Many restaurants and shops are within walking distance of the property.

Kittery Foreside Hidden Gem
75 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was plenty of room for our group of 7 to spread out and be comfortable
super comfy seating areas a beautiful kitchen lots of deck space
plenty of room for all of us along with a great kitchen and deck overlooking the river
super comfortable beds and couches
beautiful comfortable space and ned was very helpful highly recommended
its incredibly clean and peaceful
the house is clean nicely decorated and well-appointed
really nice place clean and very very comfortable
the house is clean and tidy with a fun and funky decor
the house was clean with lots of hot shower water (even with six people)
fantastic host and very prompt with his responses
ned was a great host
great spot and fantastic host
ned was a great host
ned himself was very responsive and accommodating easy to communicate and super helpful
fantastic unique house in a prime location
the location is great
close to some excellent breakfast spots and walking distance to portsmouth and kittery
what an awesome location right next to the river
this place has a fabulous location
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Enjoy the charms of Kittery

Between the windswept beaches and delightful Foreside, Kittery brims with scenic charm. This wonderful town is ideal for some laidback rest and recreation. Start planning your trip to Kittery today, and enjoy these top Airbnb vacation rentals in the area.

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