Holidays in Kennebunkport Maine

Memorial Day Weekend at Our Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast

It’s hard to believe that Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, and that means that summer has arrived in Kennebunkport Maine!  Now that our huge renovation project in Cottage 6 is finally finished, we’ve turned our attention to getting the front porch ready for lots of warm weather lounging.  And now that the tables and chairs and lounging furniture is out, we’re ready to celebrate. So this Memorial Day Weekend, you can enjoy our gourmet breakfast on the wraparound porch, relax with some… Read More

Mom Deserves a Maine Bed and Breakfast Getaway This Year!

Just in case you’ve forgotten, Mother’s Day is this Sunday, and while families around the country are busy figuring out the details on how to treat Mom like a queen this year, there’s one sure-fire way to surprise her – with a getaway to a Maine Bed and Breakfast!  So this Sunday, many moms are going to get a lovingly poured bowl of cereal and OJ in bed, but will more than likely end up cleaning the trail of Cheerios from the kitchen to… Read More

Easter and Passover at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

Not only is spring finally here, but it is also one of the few times of year when two major faiths are celebrating holidays – Passover and Easter – and we think that there’s no better place to enjoy the festivities than at a Maine bed and breakfast!  That means that millions of people around the world are celebrating (not to mention enjoying amazing edible confections!), and millions of folks up and down the East Coast are celebrating the revival of the… Read More

St. Patrick’s Day in Kennebunkport Maine

I’m not exactly sure where February went, but St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, and fortunately there are great places to enjoy the luck of the Irish in Kennebunkport Maine.  Right in Lower Village, you’ll find Ryan’s Corner House, within an easy walk from the Maine Stay Inn. This authentic Irish pub opened just two years ago, just in time for St. Paddy’s Day, and has quickly become a local favorite.  In addition to some amazing brews, they offer fantastic Irish fare, as… Read More

Planning Your Valentine’s Getaway to Kennebunkport Maine

Now that MLK weekend has passed, it really seems that love is in the air, and Kennebunkport Maine is no exception.  This morning’s brief dusting of snow gave way to bright blue skies, and despite the chilly temps, it was one of those days that was just perfect for a romantic Valentine’s Getaway.  The sun was shining, the snow glittered on the bare tree branches, and the sunlight sparkled on the ocean waves.  Downtown Kennebunkport Maine looked especially charming, and the shops were primed… Read More

Getting Ready for New Year’s Eve in Kennebunkport!

After a bit of relaxation time over the Christmas holiday, we’ve returned with renewed vigor to start preparing to ring in the new year in Kennebunkport.  While some people choose to enjoy dinners out, many guests decide to enjoy the festivities right inside the Maine Stay Inn with our annual New Year’s Eve party.  What started years ago as a way for innkeepers, staff, local friends, and of course any guests in a low key evening, has become so much more and… Read More

A Christmas Snowstorm in Kennebunkport Maine

‘Twas the night after Christmas and all through Kennebunkport, not a creature was stirring… well, no one but the plow drivers!  While there was plenty of the white stuff on the ground on the morning of December 25, it certainly wasn’t the fresh beautiful powder that fell this afternoon.  And, boy, was it beautiful!  Kennebunkport Maine was quiet as people snuggled inside, spending time with their friends and loved ones.  But now that Christmas has come and gone, we at the Maine… Read More

Give a Getaway This Holiday Season

For families around the globe, December can be a big gift-giving month – and not just for Christmas!  Both of my parents celebrate birthdays this month, as well as an anniversary at the end of November, and that’s not so unusual, it seems, because we’ve had lots of couples visiting the Maine Stay Inn recently celebrating birthdays and anniversaries during their stay.  I suppose if you think about it, there are probably just as many people born during December as during any other month… Read More

Christmas Prelude 2013 is Underway in Kennebunkport Maine!

Kennebunkport Maine is alive with Christmas Prelude festivities, and tonight is no exception! Now that the tree is lit with its signature lobster topper, town looks particularly beautiful.  That said, this time of year is always especially cheerful, with Christmas garlands lining the downtown area and historic district, and historic homes (including our Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast) are sparkling with their Christmas lights. Today’s activities featured a multitude of craft fairs, shopping extravaganzas, art shows, and musical events.  But for the eighth straight year,… Read More

Black Friday Gift Certificate Sale!

After a wonderful day filled with friends, family, and lots of good food, it’s only natural that thoughts should turn to Black Friday!  And the Maine Stay Inn is excited to bring back its holiday gift certificate sale in time for the biggest shopping day of the year. There’s no better way to show a loved one how much they mean to you than by treating them to a getaway to a Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast! Despite busy schedules, little kids, and crazy… Read More

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