3 Museums Not To Miss in Kennebunkport

While Kennebunkport is known as a charming seaside town, it is home to some great museums that should not be missed during your Maine summer vacation. Many don’t imagine that they would be checking out museums on their getaway to the coast, but you’re just a stone’s throw from some truly unique spots. So this year, make sure not to miss the First Families Museum, the Brick Store Museum, and the Seashore Trolley Museum. You’ll pass by the First Families Museum before… Read More

Summer 2018 Has Officially Arrived on the Maine Coast!

While some mark the start of summer with Memorial Day Weekend, the calendar says that summer has officially started with the arrival of the summer solstice, and what a day it was here on the Maine Coast! Absolutely glorious weather, blue skies, and a light salty breeze off the ocean meant that the first official day of summer was a stunner. And now that we can honestly say that summer 2018 is here, there is so much to enjoy here in Kennebunkport… Read More

3 Ways to Set Sail on the Kennebunkport Maine Coast

As the sun set this Saturday evening, I watched the sun set from the edge of the Kennebunk River, enjoying the sight of sailboats heading in after a day on the water. It got me thinking about some of the best ways to enjoy the best sails on the Maine coast. While there are countless ways to enjoy the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, both by land and sea (like biking and strolling, kayaking and paddle boarding), there is just nothing like… Read More

3 Best Ice Cream Shops in Kennebunkport Maine

Summer is here, and that means even more reason to enjoy a cup or a cone of your favorite ice cream – and fortunately Kennebunkport has tons of spots to do just that! From soft-serve and frozen yogurt to gelato or hard-packed and everything in between, you can’t go wrong anywhere. That said, there are a few stand-outs when it comes to ice cream in Kennebunkport, so here are 3 of our picks for the best ice cream. On a summer night… Read More

LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival is Maine’s Hottest Summer Festival

LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival is just days away from kicking off the official start of summer here on the southern Maine Coast. Hosted throughout Kennebunkport, Kennebunk, and Arundel, this summer festival is the hottest new event in Maine. Launch! embraces the culinary and seafaring history of the area with incredible events from June 13-17, 2018. Early summer weekends bring lots of excitement to Kennebunkport Maine with Memorial Day weekend followed quickly by the all new Kennebunkport Festival but Father’s Day Weekend and Launch Fest kicks… Read More

3 Great Running Routes in Kennebunkport

In honor of Global Running Day, we are looking at the best running routes in Kennebunkport. From 5Ks to full marathons and everything in between, the streets and paths of this seaside village are prime territory for runners, walkers, and leisurely strollers alike. With treelined streets, historic architecture, peaceful trails, and incredible ocean views, it is hard to pick which atmosphere to enjoy during a run through Kennebunkport, but the beauty is that you just can’t go wrong! And while it’s tough… Read More

A Father’s Day Celebration in Kennebunkport Maine

It’s hard to believe that Memorial Day has already come and gone, and that means Father’s Day is just around the corner. Kennebunkport Maine is gearing up to celebrate the special men in our lives and prepare for LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival. So it’s time to start planning that special celebration for Father’s Day 2018, because June 17, 2018 is coming soon! What could be better for the dad in your life than a weekend free from the to-do list and an escape… Read More

5 Best Beaches in the Kennebunkport Area

Summer is here, and the weather is perfect for hitting the beach, which means it’s time to explore the 5 best beaches in the Kennebunkport Maine area! Southern Maine is known for having the best of all worlds – soft sand beaches and the iconic rocky coast that graces so many images of Maine. But Kennebunkport truly takes the cake, because in addition to offering beautiful beaches, it is home to a thriving culinary scene, incredible art galleries, and boutiques that line… Read More

Celebrating Memorial Day on the Maine Coast

Tomorrow marks a day of pause and celebration for all of those whose have lost their lives in the line of service for the United States, but also the unofficial start of summer on the Maine Coast and across the nation. You’ll find Kennebunkport Maine decked out in red, white, and blue, with flags flying across the seaside village, and the charming shops and boutiques throughout Dock Square boast windows with patriotic displays. Even the window shopping is ready to celebrate! This… Read More

Early Summer Savings is Back in Kennebunkport

Spring is here, and summer is just days away, which means it is time to bring back the Early Summer Savings at our boutique Kennebunkport hotel! Before the kids are out of school and the July 4th festivities are underway, there is so much summer fun to enjoy on the Maine Coast, and the Maine Stay is making it even better by rolling back prices for getaways throughout the month of June. The Maine Coast is one of the most beautiful spots… Read More

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