Things to do in Kennebunkport

5 Best Places to Eat Lobster in Southern Maine

I don’t think there’s a single restaurant in Southern Maine that doesn’t serve lobster in some form, but there are a few restaurants that make my list of 5 Best Places to Eat Lobster. Now, I am a little bit partial to Kennebunkport, but there are some truly notable locations to enjoy lobster dinners, but certainly not all of my top 5 are located in town! In an effort to be totally honest, though, this is Maine after all. Lobster is going to be… Read More

Summer Stock Theater on the Maine Coast

After a day of exploring Kennebunkport and the Southern Maine coast in the sunshine, a relaxing night at the theater can sound like the perfect way to unwind. Fortunately there are lots of excellent opportunities for enjoying high quality summer stock theater nearby! Whether you want to see a live musical, traditional Shakespeare, or a feature film, you won’t have to venture far from the Maine Stay Inn to enjoy the production of your choice. For the second year, MaineStage Shakespeare is bringing open air Shakespeare performances to the Kennebunkport… Read More

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

Visiting Lighthouses from A Maine Bed and Breakfast

The lighthouses that dot the Maine coastline are iconic and a perfect summertime activity, but best of all, there are lots to explore just a stone’s throw from our Maine bed and breakfast. You’ll find lighthouses from Kittery to Portland and beyond, in all shapes and sizes. Perfect for a photo-op, your Instagram posts will gets lots of likes, and with scenes as stunning as these, you’ll surely be using #nofilter! While Kittery Point is home to Maine’s southern most lighthouse, you’ll… 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

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