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Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Donate to Food Pantry

We may have been a little late for Giving Tuesday, but today the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport presented our annual donation to the York County Food Pantry. Each year during Christmas Prelude, area bed and breakfasts open their doors to visitors, showing them around the inns so that locals and visitors alike can get a real sense of the personalities of each of the inns–while benefitting a great cause! Each year during Christmas Prelude, the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport (the Maine Stay… Read More

Ring in 2017 at a Maine Bed and Breakfast!

Kennebunkport is known for celebrating the holiday season in style, and New Year’s Eve is certainly no exception! We kick off the holiday season with a special celebration for Veterans over Veteran’s Day and continue with a Thanksgiving feast, followed shortly by nearly two weeks of Christmas Prelude. This year the festivities continue with Christmas and Hanukkah, with New Year’s Eve not long after! And to send off the 2016 holiday season with a bang, the Maine Stay Inn hosts a great New Year’s Eve… Read More

Christmas Prelude 2016 Is Coming to Kennebunkport!

It feels like the Halloween candy has hardly been put away, but Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and that means that Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport is not far behind! This Christmas festival has been rated the second best Christmas festival in the nation, and is always included on worldwide lists of the best places to celebrate Christmas. In fact, I just read today that Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude made another “top 10” list for Christmas celebrations, and we couldn’t agree more! Christmas Prelude was… Read More

Celebrating Thanksgiving on the Maine Coast

The holiday season is a spectacular time to visit the Maine Coast and get in the spirit of the season! But it also marks a special time for the Maine Stay Inn – we were introduced to Kennebunkport Maine for the very first time during a Thanksgiving getaway almost 14 years ago. We enjoyed strolling through the beautifully decorated streets of the historic district, dining in some of the area’s incredible restaurants (and many more have joined the dining scene since then),… Read More

Romantic Getaway to a Maine Bed and Breakfast

As we inch closer to the end of Daylight Savings Time and the shorter days that mark late fall and winter in New England, the time for a romantic getaway to a Maine Bed and Breakfast is officially upon us! The Halloween decorations are packed away, the leaves are really falling, and the piles of clearance candy are dwindling, Third Night Free time is here! That means 33% extra time for snuggling in front of a glowing fire, enjoying a leisurely soaking in a whirlpool tub,… Read More

Third Night Free Savings for a Luxury Bed and Breakfast Getaway

Over the last few days, the weather at our Maine bed and breakfast has gotten chillier and it reminds us that the season for romantic getaways is upon us! With Halloween just around the corner and the fall foliage really hitting its peak, the Holiday Season is quickly approaching and that means the perfect time for a getaway with the special someone in your life. And since we all know that a two night stay is never quite enough, we’re bringing back our Third Night… Read More

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

Leaf Peeping on the Maine Coast

Now that October is here and the days are getting shorter and cooler, it is really feeling like fall foliage season, and the leaves are catching on too! Every year it amazes me how quickly the foliage goes from green to vibrant shades of red or orange, but fortunately the amazing colors stick around for a while! The warm early part of September means that the color change is a touch behind schedule, but my not-so-scientific estimate is that the changing of… Read More

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