Fall and Winter Seasons

Enjoying a Maine Bed and Breakfast in the Fall

It’s hard to believe that fall really is upon us, but this week’s cooler weather and developing foliage says that Kennebunkport and our Maine Bed and Breakfast is definitely welcoming the fall season!  The daytime weather has been absolutely spectacular for exploring the Maine Coast, and the crisp evening air and gentle salty breeze just begs for a light sweatshirt and some cuddling with your special someone.  While that in itself is something to celebrate, here are some of my favorite things about the Fall foliage season!… Read More

Fall Foliage Nature Walks in Kennebunkport Maine

Now that fall foliage season is underway, it is time to start enjoying this great fall weather, and there’s no better way than taking a great nature walk or hike in Kennebunkport.  And fortunately there are tons of great opportunities for trips that suit all fitness levels and attention spans not far from the Maine Stay Inn.  Now, we have to be realistic – this is Southern Maine, after all.  So that means that you’re not going to find any soaring peaks or granite… Read More

Fall Foliage is Coming to Kennebunkport Maine

Last week’s weather definitely felt like the heat of summer, but this week you can definitely tell that fall is on its way to Kennebunkport Maine!  The cool evening breeze is just begging for a cozy sweater or sweatshirt as you walk along the water or meander through the streets of Dock Square, but during the day the sun feels warm and glorious – perfect for exploring the Maine Coast and enjoying the fall foliage. And the autumnal colors are definitely on… Read More

Fun Fall Activities on the Maine Coast

Now that Labor Day is almost over, it is time to start thinking about fun fall activities to enjoy along the Maine Coast!  Now, with temps reaching the upper 80s today and similar weather predicted for tomorrow, it definitely feels like summer instead, but that is really typical of early September in Kennebunkport Maine.  Fortunately, though, went fall starts to settle in, you’ll be all set with some great ideas to enjoy the sights in the area and drink in the whole… Read More

Winter Activities For Your Bed and Breakfast Getaway

With the Superbowl and Winter Olympics on the immediate horizon, I started thinking about my favorite winter activities and trends for those enjoying a bed and breakfast getaway.  Now, the first thing that comes to mind in terms of winter sports is usually skiing, and mountains are not something that Southern Maine is really known for.  But truthfully, not everyone is a ski bunny, so I don’t personally  see a lack of slopes as a big drawback when it comes to planning… Read More

Winter Weekend Activities in Kennebunkport Maine

A long weekend lies just ahead and that got me thinking about all of the great winter activities there are to enjoy in Kennebunkport Maine and the surrounding area.  While some people aren’t huge fans of lots of snow, it sure makes things awfully pretty and we might even see a very light dusting on Saturday – what a treat! It’s just the kind that transforms our already lovely winter landscape into a perfect winter wonderland, without causing any trouble on the roads or even much shoveling!… Read More

Cozy Kennebunkport Restaurants to Fight the Winter Chill!

Unlike many other Maine vacation destinations, Kennebunkport truly is a year round community, and even during this “polar vortex” there are lots of great Kennebunkport restaurants that aren’t turned off by the chilly temps.  Sure, there are a few restaurants that close up shop for the winter, but for the most part they are the ones that aren’t really built to be heated effectively.  And every year the local restauranteurs decide when to take their family vacation or close for renovations or… Read More

Winter Wonderland Comes to Kennebunkport Maine

After a lifetime of living in New England, I’ve come to entirely distrust the weather forecasts, but much to my chagrin, the meteorologists were spot on this past weekend, with their snowy forecast for Kennebunkport Maine.  And truthfully, we’d all been wishing for a little of the flaky stuff to really make it feel like the holiday season.  None arrived for Thanksgiving, and the ground remained bare for the first weekend of Christmas Prelude.  The second weekend of Prelude arrived with not… Read More

Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast Romantic Winter Getaways

Over the last few days, the weather at our Kennebunkport bed and breakfast has gotten chillier and it reminds us that the season for romantic winter getaways is starting!  I mean, now that the Halloween decorations have been packed away, the leaves are really falling, and the grocery stores’ piles of clearance candy are finally dwindling, it is the start of Third Night Free time!  Yes, it’s true!  So now you can enjoy a romantic getaway to Kennebunkport and get a third… Read More

Halloween’s Coming to Kennebunkport

  It’s the end of October and signs all around Kennebunkport say that Halloween is on its way!  While many trees are still boasting some incredible fall foliage, many are shedding theirs and sporting their winter look.  But at this time of year, you’ll spot loads of mums all across Kennebunkport (and the Maine Stay Inn is no exception) and pumpkins galore.  Whether they may be perched atop scarecrows or the monument in Dock Square, you’ll surely enjoy picking them out in… Read More

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