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Ideally located on a quiet residential street in the Historic District, our expansive property, peaceful gardens, and proximity to Kennebunkport’s Dock Square set our inn apart from other bed and breakfasts in the area. The main house, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the surrounding 11 cottage suites have been beautifully restored to offer premier luxury accommodations with a charming, comfortable ambiance.

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Spooky Celebrations Coming to Kennebunkport Maine This Halloween!

Now that the leaves are changing and the days are getting shorter, it is really feeling like fall, and that means that Halloween is just around the corner! Each year, visitors flock to New England to enjoy fall foliage season, and this year, that definitely will encompass the very end of October. And while Salem, Massachusetts might be thought of as the place to embrace all things spooky during Halloween, there are lots of great ways to get your spook on right… Read More

Enjoying Columbus Day Weekend in Kennebunkport Maine

Columbus Day Weekend might only be a regional holiday, but here in Kennebunkport Maine, you certainly wouldn’t know it, because it is celebrated much like July 4th and Labor Day – with tons of outdoor activities and community events. This weekend was no exception, and visitors and locals alike enjoyed tons of cavities all around the Southern Maine Coast. Cool fall weather was perfect for hiking and taking in the fall foliage, particularly at places like Laudholm Farm at the Wells Reserve, Mount… Read More

Picking Pumpkins This Fall in Kennebunkport Maine

When discussing the perfect fall activities to enjoy during fall foliage season here in New England, there is no question that pumpkin picking is right at the top of the list, and there are lots of great options right around Kennebunkport Maine! So this fall, don’t miss out on this quintessential autumn activity during your visit to the Maine Coast. And while the fall foliage hasn’t hit its peak yet, the pumpkins are certainly ready to go! Snug Harbor Farm always has… Read More