5 Best Memorial Day Weekend Activities

Memorial Day Weekend is just around the corner and that means that summer has almost arrived in Kennebunkport, Maine! Spring is really in full swing, with the gardens starting to bloom, and with all of our new outdoor furniture, the outdoor spaces at the Maine Stay are really ready for lots of lounging this weekend! But in addition to relaxing and drinking in the beautiful weather, there are tons of great activities to add to the to-do list to enjoy this weekend, so… Read More

A New Suite at the Maine Stay Inn

Springtime at the Maine Stay Inn isn’t something we mark by moving the clocks forward or the landscape springing to life, but we know it’s spring when we get ready for our photographers’ visit! Each winter, we spend months working on upgrades and renovations to make sure that our guests’ experience is top-notch, and the photographers visiting means our big projects are done. This year we had a bunch of new looks that needed new images, and today we’re proud to unveil… Read More

5 Best Places for a Lobster Roll in Kennebunkport Maine

When most people think of Maine, they think of lobster and blueberries – both things that can be found all around Kennebunkport Maine! And since it isn’t quite blueberry picking season, that means that this post is about… lobster! Of course, there are many, many ways to prepare prepare lobster, but one of the most popular ways is with a delicious lobster roll. Plus, you can enjoy a lobster roll while exploring the Maine Coast. Kennebunkport is home to incredible fine dining… Read More

Mother’s Day Weekend at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

People all around the country are gearing up to celebrate Mother’s Day tomorrow, and our Maine bed and breakfast is no exception! This Mother’s Day Weekend, we are happy to have lots of great moms in our midst – both as visitors and as part of the Maine Stay team. And while our staff moms are getting some quality time with their families when they’re not on site, there are more than a few lucky ladies who are being treated to the… Read More

Happy Cinco De Mayo from Kennebunkport!

Today was a little rainy and chilly, and unlike the warm weather characteristic of Mexico, but Cinco de Mayo was certainly heating things up in Kennebunkport! Fortunately, Kennebunkport Maine is home to an amazing Mexican restaurant that is perfect for any celebration on May 5 – or any time you’re hankering for a killer margarita or some spicy fish tacos. We like to start off Cinco de Mayo with a traditional breakfast like breakfast burritos or huevos rancheros, but this year dietary restrictions… Read More

Maine Coast Bed and Breakfasts Support Habitat for Humanity

May really marks the start of springtime here on the Maine Coast, but it also is the start of a feel-good time for area bed and breakfasts. Through May 27, visitors can enjoy stays at half price (in select rooms) Sunday-Thursday nights, in exchange for a donation to Habitat for Humanity. All around the state, inns are opening their doors and offering deep discounts to support Maine’s chapters of Habitat for Humanity. So  until May 27, you can visit Kennebunkport Maine and enjoy a stay… Read More

Giannelli Photographers are Coming to Our Maine Bed and Breakfast!

With lovely spring weather in the forecast for this weekend and the coming week here in Kennebunkport, Maine, one might expect that we would be spending lots of time in the gardens. However, next week marks a clear indicator that spring really has arrived at our Maine bed and breakfast – the arrival of Christian Giannelli, specialist in Inn Photography. We always look forward to Christian’s visits, because over the past few years he has become a great friend. Plus, his visits mean that we’ve finished our… Read More

5 Lighthouses to Visit in Southern Maine

When visiting the Maine Coast, one of the most requested stops on any sightseeing tour is a lighthouse. Fortunately, Maine has a plethora of stunning lighthouses, and plenty are just a short drive away from our Kennebunkport bed and breakfast. And while you could certainly stop at more than five in a given day, there are 5 that deserve special mention. Whaleback Light – Situated at the mouth of the Piscataqua River, which divides Maine from New Hampshire. And because of its… Read More

April Vacation Week on the Maine Coast

While this winter was on the mild side here in New England, it has certainly dragged on, but it is finally feeling like spring along the Maine Coast! With Patriots’ Day this coming Monday, many communities in the northeast are gearing up for April vacation week. And there’s no better spot to enjoy a getaway than in Kennebunkport Maine, as there are lots of suns and warmer temperatures in the upcoming forecast. It is definitely springtime on the Maine coast, so it definitely isn’t… Read More

Spring Restaurant Openings in Kennebunkport Maine!

Spring has arrived in Kennebunkport Maine, and with it comes the re-opening of the restaurants that operate seasonally. While most are open year round, there are a few that don’t have adequate heating systems to support patrons during the colder months, so their springtime openings really mean that spring is here and summer is well on its way! Over the past few weeks, some favorites have opened their doors, and others are coming very soon! A tried and true favorite, Mabel’s Lobster… Read More

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