fall foliage

Enjoying a Fall Getaway to a Maine Bed and Breakfast

While officials say that summer is still sticking around for a few more weeks, Labor Day has come and gone and September is underway, meaning that it’s prime time for enjoying a fall getaway to a Maine bed and breakfast.  Today’s temperatures rose to around 80 and periods of bright sunshine drove many visitors to the beach for some sand and surf, just like you would during the heat of the summer, but the cool evening weather says that fall really is… Read More

Fall Foliage in New England

The 2012 Fall foliage in New England has been spectacular, with some truly spectacular colors.  And in Kennebunkport, we have been fortunate to enjoy quite a long foliage season.  While the weather forecasters have just announced that the area has become “past peak,” that certainly doesn’t mean that there aren’t lots of glorious leafy displays to enjoy in the area!  It’s particularly hard to believe that the weatherman thinks we’ve seen the best of the colors, because the giant maple outside my… Read More

A Fun Shopping Weekend in Kennebunkport

We all know that a fall getaway to Kennebunkport is a great opportunity to take in the sights and sounds of a seaside village.  With blazing foliage displays, many folks (myself included!) choose to enjoy the great outdoors – especially our friends escaping the heat of the South!  That said, sometimes a girl’s just gotta shop!  Fortunately for us and visitors to the Maine Stay Inn, there are nearly endless retail therapy opportunities right here in Kennebunkport, as well as in neighboring… Read More

Fall Fun in Kennebunkport Maine!

There’s no other way to describe autumn in Kennebunkport Maine than simply awesome, and a getaway with fun fall activities is the ideal way to make it even better!  What could be better than apple picking and corn mazes, or hayrides and pumpkin patches?  Since we are very big fans of utilizing local ingredients and seasonal produce, you’ll surely enjoy some classically New England fall fare while visiting the Maine Stay Inn.  Ever had pumpkin and sage “home fries”?  They’re such a… Read More

Exploring the Fall in New England

Most of you know that at the Maine Stay Innwe are pretty big fans of the Wells Reserve at Laudholm Farm, and that certainly doesn’t change at this time of year.  In fact, we probably love it even more!  I mean, with the glorious colors and crisp breezes, how could we not?   Of course, we love just wandering through the seven miles of trails on this incredible piece of property, meandering down to the shoreline, where the pristine beach just begs… Read More

Celebrating Columbus Day Weekend in Kennebunkport

Columbus Day Weekend is upon us and with it comes some of incredibly fun fall events to enjoy in Kennebunkport.  The seasonal festivities are already underway, so if you can sneak out of work early, go for it!  Playing hooky from work Friday?  We won’t tell!  But if you find yourself in town during the morning or afternoon hours, don’t forget that you can actually tourthe Wedding Cake House instead of just admiring it on the outside.  And with amazing weather in… Read More

The Best Things About a Maine Bed and Breakfast in the Fall

It’s hard to believe that it is already October, but the cooler weather and stunning foliage we’ve been experiencing at our Maine Bed and Breakfast says that it sure is!  And while the daytime weather has been absolutely spectacular for exploring Southern Maine, the crisp evening air just begs for a fleece and some cuddling with your special someone.  While that in itself is something to celebrate, I thought I would share some of my favorite things about the Fall foliage season!… Read More

Scenic Strolls in Kennebunkport Maine

Almost overnight, the fall foliage in Kennebunkport Maine has exploded with color, leading guests and residents alike have started exploring their favorite paths to enjoy the new sights.  We are extremely fortunate in this area to enjoy spectacular vistas of the Atlantic, but during the fall we get even luckier, as our position along the coast allows for viewing of the foliage at the same time as we take in the salty air!  Honestly, from the second you step outside our Kennebunkport… Read More

Leaf-Peeping in Kennebunkport Maine

It’s finally that time again – time for enjoying glorious fall foliage in Kennebunkport Maine!  While there never seems to be a good way to predict when the “peak” of the colors will hit, late September to mid-late October is usually prime time for leaf-peeping.  It’s astounding to me that you can walk down one street and see trees ablaze with reds and yellows, but the next will still be lush and green.  How does that happen?!  So although I may not… Read More

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