Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Kittery

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Kittery. Renowned for its shopping, seafood restaurants and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Kittery

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Kittery a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • The Ledges Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Water Country (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • York's Wild Kingdom (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Center for Wildlife (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Sagamore Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kittery

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kittery

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kittery is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort McClary State Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Prescott Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Fort Stark State Historic Site (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Odiorne Point State Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • York Harbor Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Wallis Sands State Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kittery

The nearest airport is in Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.), located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is 20.1 mi (32.4 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Kittery?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,574 holiday rentals around Kittery. From 783 Houses to 331 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Kittery is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kittery?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kittery:

  • Kittery Point: 24 holiday homes
  • Rye Beach: 270 holiday homes
  • Hampton Beach: 198 holiday homes
  • Fortunes Rocks: 39 holiday homes
  • Seaglass Village: 134 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kittery?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Kittery. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Yummies Candy and Nuts: 1,507 holiday rentals
  • Fort McClary State Park: 1,513 holiday rentals
  • Kittery Historical and Naval Museum: 1,529 holiday rentals
  • Kittery Outlets: 1,519 holiday rentals
  • Tanger Outlets Kittery: 1,524 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kittery listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kittery?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 783 Houses in Kittery. Our other popular types of Kittery holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 331 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 331 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 331 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kittery?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 263 holiday homes with pool available in Kittery. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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