Escape to Kennebunkport and indulge in the exceptional hospitality
and intimacy of our luxurious bed and breakfast - Mainestay Inn


Ideally located on a quiet residential street in the Historic District, our expansive property, peaceful gardens, and proximity to Kennebunkport’s Dock Square set our inn apart from other bed and breakfasts in the area. The main house, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the surrounding 11 cottage suites have been beautifully restored to offer premier luxury accommodations with a charming, comfortable ambiance.

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Third Night Free Savings for a Luxury Boutique Hotel Getaway

The chilly weather at our Kennebunkport boutique hotel this morning really felt like fall, and despite more warm weather in store for the weekend, fall is really underway. That means that the season for romantic getaways is upon us! Fall foliage is really hitting its peak, Halloween is just around the corner, and the Holiday Season is not far behind, which means it’s the perfect time for a getaway with the special someone in your life. And since we all know that a two night stay is… Read More

Visiting a Pumpkin Patch This Fall on the Maine Coast

Fall foliage season has definitely arrived here on the Maine Coast, and while the colors are perfect for leaf peeping, there are loads of fun activities to enjoy during fall foliage season. As a New Englander born and bred, I know that apple picking and visiting a pumpkin patch are at the top of the “must do” list in the fall. Fortunately there are lots of spots right around Kennebunkport Maine to get your “basic” on! You don’t have to venture far… Read More

Maine Leaf Peeping at a Kennebunkport Boutique Hotel

Columbus Day has come and gone and the peak of Maine leaf peeping season is quickly approaching. The days are getting shorter and despite a recent warm spell, it is really feeling like fall foliage season! Each year it amazes me how quickly the foliage goes from green to vibrant shades of red or orange, and fortunately the amazing colors stick around for a while, bringing lots of classic color to the landscape here in New England. No matter how you want… Read More