5 Cozy Kennebunkport Restaurants to Beat the Winter Chill

Unlike many other Maine vacation destinations, Kennebunkport truly is a year round community, and that means there are plenty of cozy Kennebunkport restaurants that are perfect for a great meal on a chilly day! Of course, there are a few spots that close for the winter, and that means added excitement in the springtime. The deep freeze and historic tides earlier this month proved why spots like Hurricane Restaurant, Arundel Wharf, and Mabel’s Lobster Claw close up shop, and we hope that their… Read More

Winter Renovations Bring New Flow to Maine Stay Inn

If you follow the Maine Stay Inn on social media sites like Instagram or Facebook, you might have noticed that some changes are in the seasonally chilly air! We firmly believe that continually updating our Maine bed and breakfast means always improving the guest experience and constantly aspiring to provide the absolute best for our guests. Each winter, we undertake our more extensive projects, but this season’s project takes the cake! Visitors often commented on the rather petite size of our kitchen, but those… Read More

How to Plan a Romantic Bed and Breakfast Getaway

With MLK weekend around the corner, it is starting to hit me just how quickly Valentine’s Day is approaching, and that means it’s time to start planning your romantic bed and breakfast getaway. This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Wednesday, just before President’s Day Weekend! And with many people enjoying three day weekends from work, that means two opportunities to take advantage of our Third Night Free special! So this year, ask your neighbors to pick up your newspaper or feed… Read More

5 Reasons to Visit Kennebunkport in the Winter

Many people think of Kennebunkport Maine as a warm weather destination, but Vacationland is open all year round, and so is Kennebunkport! Unlike some coastal Maine communities, Kennebunkport is truly a four-season destination, and winter is a spectacular time to visit. So here are just 5 of the best reasons to visit this charming seaside village this winter. 5. One of the most picturesque pastimes in Kennebunkport during the winter is the horse-drawn sleigh rides. Sometimes you’ll find the horses pulling a… Read More

Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Kennebunkport Maine

Every year the Maine Stay Inn celebrates the New Year in a big way, and this year was no exception! In addition to enjoying the winter wonderland that is Kennebunkport Maine, guests can choose to enjoy the festivities at the inn or head out and enjoy a celebration at any of the amazing restaurants in town. Sometimes people think that visiting a bed and breakfast means that they have to be social, but here at the Maine Stay that isn’t the case –… Read More

Merry Christmas from Kennebunkport Maine

This holiday season has felt like a whirlwind, but morning broke on Christmas Day with a soft snow falling here in Kennebunkport Maine. I feels like just yesterday that we were clearing the Thanksgiving table, and a hot second ago that the Dock Square tree was lit for Christmas Prelude, but Christmas really is upon us! Christmas eve brought last minute shoppers to the boutiques around Kennebunkport Maine,  and miles of lights are twinkling all around town. But whether you celebrate Christmas or… Read More

Shopping in Kennebunkport Maine for the Holidays

When it comes to preparing for the holiday season, one thing that tops everyone’s “to-do list” is shopping, and fortunately, Kennebunkport Maine abounds with incredible opportunities. The selection of fine shops, boutiques and galleries are favorites for warmer weather travelers, but there is no question – the local shops truly come to life during the holiday season – especially when they are decked out to the nines for Christmas Prelude! Visitors can’t help but get into the holiday spirit with the stunning decorations that… Read More

The Perfect Christmas Gift – A Kennebunkport Getaway!

Feeling stuck when it comes to gift giving? Look no further than giving the gift of a Kennebunkport getaway this holiday season! Who wouldn’t enjoy some R&R at a Kennebunkport boutique hotel? So this year, treat the special people in your life to a special getaway and put yourself on the top of Santa’s nice list! Whether you want to surprise your partner with a romantic getaway just for two or surprise a couple with a weekend sans kiddos, Kennebunkport and the Maine Stay… Read More

Christmas Prelude Lights Up Kennebunkport For The Holidays

It’s hard to believe that the closing weekend of Christmas Prelude is already here, but the last 10 days of festivities have been incredible! From tree lightings and candle lit caroling to fireworks and chestnut roasting, the 36th year of festivities literally lit up Kennebunkport Maine. Fortunately, though, the beautiful lights will grace the area for a while to come, so it’s not too late to miss out on New England’s best Christmas town. Now in its 36th year, Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude… Read More

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at a Maine Inn!

Kennebunkport is known for its phenomenal holiday celebrations, and holiday spirit last well into New Year’s Eve! The holiday season starts off with a Thanksgiving feast, followed immediately by two weeks of Christmas Prelude, and Christmas, but New Year’s Eve at our Maine inn is the crown jewel of the season! Our New Year’s Eve party is something we look forward to all year long, and we’ve been brainstorming for months (as usual). Christmas Prelude is upon us, and that means it’s time to… Read More

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