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Pampering Mom on Mother’s Day at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

Year after year, mothers all around the country wake up on Mother’s Day to pancakes lovingly prepared by their little tykes, but what these special ladies really want is some pampering, and there is no better place than at the Maine Stay! So make this year’s Mother’s Day one to remember with special surprises for the women in your life at our Maine bed and breakfast. She’ll feel the love from the moment she arrives. We’ll have a local cheese and fruit platter… Read More

Running Routes in Kennebunkport for Marathon Monday

Throughout New England, the third Monday in April marks a very important day – Marathon Monday! In Massachusetts, this day is a state holiday (not for the Marathon, but to commemorate the battles of Lexington and Concord during the Revolutionary War as “Patriots’ Day”), and this holiday pops up on many calendars throughout the nation. But here in New England, folks find themselves glued to the screen watching the course of the Boston Marathon. And while we in Kennebunkport Maine will also… Read More

Easter Sunday Church Services in Kennebunkport Maine

Easter Sunday is just a week away, and with the snow piles almost gone and the gardens coming to life, it really feels like a season of rebirth here in Kennebunkport Maine! Although this seaside village is home to just over 3,000 people year round, there is a surprising number of churches open for Easter Sunday service (and the variety gets even greater once the weather gets warmer). So if you are looking to enjoy a worship service while enjoying a weekend getaway, here are some… Read More

Spring Snow on the Maine Coast

20 years ago on April Fools’ Day, New England woke up to one of the the largest snowstorms on record, and this year looked poised to follow suit, but fortunately on the Maine Coast, this storm didn’t break any records. Kennebunkport Maine did wake up to a mean April Fools’ Day joke from Mother Nature with more than a few inches of wet snow, but with temps almost reaching 50 degrees today, it shouldn’t last long! And with Easter just two weeks… Read More

Spring Savings At Maine Bed and Breakfast

The snow is melting and there are plenty of signs that the Maine Coast is coming to life, which means it is the ideal time for enjoying a relaxing and refreshing getaway to Kennebunkport! The crocuses are soon to be in bloom, buds are forming on the trees, and the chirping birds have returned from their southern migration (perfect for you bird watchers!). But best of all, the shops and restaurants that closed for a winter vacation are all opening up! But this… Read More

LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival Returns to Kennebunkport

“LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival” returns to the Maine Coast villages of Kennebunkport, Kennebunk, and Arundel to celebrate the culinary and seafaring history of the area with countless events from June 15 to 18, 2017. This kick-off to summer brings incredible events to the area and celebrates this stunning seashore! Kennebunkport’s connection to the sea has been a strong one, that has influenced local culture and cuisine (mmmm!). Last year’s visitors loved the classic lobster bake, and the Clam Jam and Cook-Off brought lots… Read More

Enjoy Luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day on the Maine Coast

I might still have trouble remembering to write “2017”, but St. Patrick’s Day is upon us and there’s not better place on the Maine Coast to enjoy a little Irish luck than in Kennebunkport! And celebrating St. Paddy’s Day in New England doesn’t have to mean hitting the parade route in South Boston or just cooking up corned beef and cabbage at home – there are plenty of fantastic Irish pubs just waiting for a celebration! A few years ago, a fantastic… Read More

Top 5 Things To Do During The Summer on the Maine Coast

The last week or so has featured some surprisingly spring-like days, which got me thinking about how summer is not far away… which then got me thinking about the top 5 best things about summer on the Maine Coast! Even though it is just February, the smell of salty is in the air (and not the kind you use to melt ice!), and the melting snow really says “Spring is coming!” But the truth is that spring and summer are just around… Read More

2017 Maine Restaurant Week is Coming!

Over the last decade or so, the Maine dining scene has exploded – in a good way! And because of the influx of great restaurants to the area, Maine Restaurant Week has developed as an incredible opportunity to explore some of the state’s amazing eateries. Sure, you can try new dishes (or old faves) at your tried-and-true spots, but my favorite thing about the 2017 Maine Restaurant Week is that you can test out newcomers to the dining scene or new chefs welcomed at… Read More

The Perfect Valentine’s Gift – Getaway to a Kennebunkport Boutique Hotel!

With Valentine’s Day upon us, there’s not a whole lot of time for Cupid to make his magic, but that doesn’t mean you can’t pull off a fantastic romantic surprise! Chocolates and roses aren’t too hard to come by (I mean, you can probably even get that at the gas station!), and what every couple really deserves is a chance to celebrate one another, so there’s no better way to celebrate than with a getaway to a luxury Kennebunkport boutique hotel. Fortunately,… Read More

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