Spring and Summer Seasons

A Sunset Picnic on the Maine Coast

The Maine Coast is especially beautiful, and the beaches of Kennebunkport are no exception, so one of the best ways to enjoy them this summer is to pack a delicious meal for a sunset picnic on the beach! For that very reason, I often recommend it as an evening activity to folks visiting the area. But many come up with this idea on their own and request location suggestions or places to pick up tasty treats. Although there are lots of great… Read More

Top 7 Best Beaches on the Maine Coast

Each morning over coffee, at least one guest at our Maine coast bed and breakfast asks which are the best beaches in the area, so here are my Top 7 list of best beaches on the Maine Coast. Honestly, there are lots, and they are all lovely! Fortunately, each takes the cake as the “best” for something unique. Colony Beach: Less than a half mile from the inn, this beach destination is walkable and ideal for that car-free vacation. Or those who just want… Read More

Top 10 Things To Do in Maine This Summer

Crafting a list of the top 10 things to do in Maine this summer is a real challenge, because there are so many amazing activities to enjoy in the largest state in New England! Whether you are a beach go-er, a fan of retail therapy, or an outdoor enthusiast, there are countless activities to keep you busy all summer long. Here’s my list of favorites: 10. Take a lighthouse tour! Whether you opt for a formal guided tour or a self guided… Read More

Sailing Along the Maine Coast

On Saturday evening, I found myself sitting along the banks of the Kennebunk River, watching the sun set as a gorgeous three-masted sailboat cruised silently through the marina. And this got me thinking about the opportunities to enjoy a scenic sail along the Maine Coast from Kennebunkport. Fortunately there are many ways to enjoy the coastal waterways in and around Kennebunkport, including paddle boarding, kayaking, surfing, canoeing, and, of course, sailing. A sunset sail in Kennebunkport Maine! Just like the Kennebunkport hotels, restaurants,… Read More

Celebrate Father’s Day in Kennebunkport

It seems like Mother’s Day has barely passed, but Father’s Day is already right around the corner, and there is no better spot to celebrate Dad than treating him to a getaway in Kennebunkport! Now in my family, Father’s Day is very different than Mother’s Day – there’s no breakfast in bed or special brunch. It’s all about honoring dad with an opportunity to enjoy his favorite things. And what could Dad enjoy more than good food, good beer, and good golfing? Fortunately,… Read More

10 Best Things About Kennebunkport in June

Kennebunkport is an incredible vacation destination any time of the year, but especially now that the weather is warm. With temps often in the 70s and even the low 80s, the month of June is certainly one of those times! Now, it’s a given that I love the Maine Coast, but here are my top 10 reasons why I particularly love visiting Kennebunkport in June: 10. Lower rates and better deals! Our Kennebunkport Maine Bed and Breakfast offers awesome reduced rates during the entire month (with the “Shoulder Season”… Read More

Enjoying a Sunset Picnic in Kennebunkport

While on my way to dinner this evening, I took a few detours to take in the gorgeous sunset along the Kennebunkport coast. And as I lingered (and worried about being late for dinner), I thought to myself how much more I would have enjoyed a picnic on the Maine Coast instead! But whether you choose to enjoy the sunset before, after, or during your meal, there are ample opportunities to take in the view throughout the area! Most people know of Kennebunkport… Read More

Early Summer Special on the Maine Coast

It’s hard to believe that Memorial Day is just around the corner, which means that summer has really almost arrived on the Maine Coast. And with Memorial Day comes the start of our incredible early summer special! Yes, while bed and breakfasts throughout the area are entering their summertime pricing, we’ve decided to make a vacation to our Kennebunkport bed and breakfast even more appealing! Sure, the water temperatures are still on the cool side, a day at the beach is just as wonderful. Plus… Read More

Celebrating Memorial Day Weekend on the Maine Coast

It’s hard to believe that Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, and that means that summer has almost arrived in Kennebunkport, Maine! Now that our indoor renovations are complete, we’ve turned our attention to getting the outdoor spaces ready for lots of warm weather lounging. The tables and chairs and lounging furniture is out, and we’re ready to celebrate. Spring is in full swing here on the Maine Coast and that means that summer is on its way! Now that our indoor renovations are complete, we’ve… Read More

Spring Activities in Kennebunkport, Maine

Today was an incredible spring day in Kennebunkport, Maine, and that meant ample opportunity to enjoy some great seasonal activities on the Maine coast. Spring is one of those seasons in New England where you can enjoy weather characteristic of all of the other seasons. Fortunately, though, today was a gorgeous day that felt like the epitome of spring (or maybe even early summer!).  No, it wasn’t quite sundress and flip flop weather, but it was definitely warm enough to shed your jackets… Read More

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