Bed and Breakfast

5 Things to Expect at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

B&Bs have been a part of my traveling experience for as long as I can remember, but there are plenty of people who have never experienced a Maine bed and breakfast before. While all inns are different and lack the homogeneity that hotels have (that’s a good thing in my book!), there are a lot of perks that are fairly universal. So here are 5 things you can expect at the Maine Stay and probably at most bed and breakfasts: Gourmet breakfast.… Read More

What Makes Maine Bed and Breakfasts “Charming”?

In honor of National Country Inn and Bed and Breakfast Day, compiled a list of their favorite B&Bs across the nation, and we were so excited to find the Maine Stay Inn on that list!  Their article “10 Charming American Bed & Breakfasts Around the US” got me thinking about what exactly makes Maine bed and breakfasts so charming and romantic.  Now, let’s be clear – charming is not the same thing as cute.  Or old.  To me, the word “charming”… Read More

Recycling at our Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast

Guests at our Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast often ask about whether we recycle, and I always answer with a resounding, “Yes!”  While our rooms and suites might not feature those ugly, divided waste bins, all of the staff at the Maine Stay is committed to protecting the environment.  As a result, we sort through your bins each and every day, recycling as much as we can.  That may seem a little icky, but we’re just that committed. Three and a half years… Read More