Maine Summer Vacation

Summer Starts at Our Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast!

Monday marked the official start of summertime across the Northern Hemisphere and it certainly felt like it at our Kennebunkport bed and breakfast! With perfect blue skies and temperatures in the upper 70s, summer solstice was perfection – just like the forecast! Now that it really is summertime (and it actually feels like summer too!), it is the perfect time to visit Kennebunkport Maine. When most people think of the Maine Coast, they envision craggy rocks and smooth pebble shores – and Kennebunkport… Read More

5 Reasons to Visit Kennebunkport Maine in June

Kennebunkport Maine is fortunate to be home to soft, sandy beaches, boutique shopping, and world-class dining, which means that it is an excellent choice for a vacation to the Maine Coast. And while it is particularly known for being a warm weather and fall foliage spot, it is ideal for getaways all year long. That said, now that the weather is warm, the best reasons for visiting Southern Maine seem endless. But here are my 5 reasons to visit Kennebunkport Maine during the… Read More

Early Summer Special Returns to Maine Bed and Breakfast!

Today, I went for a stroll around the grounds Maine Bed and Breakfast, taking note of the gardens springing to life all over the property, and I got thinking about all of the amazing activities coming up here in Kennebunkport. But most of all, I started thinking about how beautiful the gardens will be at the start of our early summer special! Come mid-May (and all the way through June), Kennebunkport hotels and bed and breakfasts will enter their summer pricing scheme, while we will… 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

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

The 2015 Kennebunkport Festival Is Coming!

  Every June an exciting food, wine, and art festival comes to town and this year is no exception, as we welcome the Kennebunkport Festival 2015!  So this year from June 8th-13th (or as few or many as you would like!) you can indulge in the finest dining prepared by chefs from the most influential restaurants in Maine. Even Laudholm Farm plays host for the Kennebunkport Festival! And the Festival gets even better, because while you can choose from events at local fine dining restaurants or at… 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

Planning a Getaway to the Maine Coast

This blustery February night is bringing another coating of snow to New England, and that means the fireplaces are roaring at our Kennebunkport bed and breakfast – and that means it is the perfect opportunity to start planning a summer getaway to the Maine Coast. While spontaneity is idealized by a lot of people, the truth is that the best vacations really do involve planning and taking the time to lay things out now means so much more fun later! So to help… Read More

Favorite Summer Activities on the Maine Coast

After looking at this week’s forecast and my recent blogs, I decided that we are way overdue for a list of some of the favorite activities during the summertime and early fall along the Maine Coast.  It’s not really fair to limit this list to Kennebunkport Maine, because there is so much to do in the general area, and most visitors do actually visit out of Kennebunkport town lines at some point during their visit! They might not actually be aware that… Read More

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