The 2017 Christmas Prelude Is Coming to Kennebunkport!

Thanksgiving is just days away, and that means that Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport is fast approaching! What started as a local Christmas festival has become one of the best Christmas celebrations in the world in this small village on the Maine Coast. And all of the hype is well worth it – holiday spirit truly comes to life during the first two weeks of December, right here in Kennebunkport Maine. Christmas Prelude was the brain child of the local business association as a “thank… Read More

Enjoying Thanksgiving Dinner in Kennebunkport Maine

Throughout the nation, people look forward to enjoying a very special Thanksgiving dinner, and fortunately there are lots of amazing restaurants in Kennebunkport Maine to enjoy over the holiday period. In addition to indulging in an incredible meal, one of the best things about a Thanksgiving getaway in Kennebunkport is watching this charming village transform into a Christmas wonderland in preparation for Christmas Prelude and the holiday season. Coincidentally, my very first memory of Kennebunkport was at Thanksgiving. I think we may have visited sometime before,… Read More

Winter Activities For A Kennebunkport Maine Getaway

The sun rose this morning to reveal the first thick frost of the season here in Kennebunkport Maine, and despite the late fall colors on the trees, it got us thinking about the great winter activities available here on the Maine coast. While skiing is often one of the first winter activities that comes to mind, Southern Maine doesn’t have the elevation gains for downhill skiing – but that means that we enjoy beautiful beaches year round! But we know that not… Read More

Turning the Clocks Back This Fall in Kennebunkport

At 2 am on Sunday, folks around the nation turned their clocks back an hour, which seems to mark the unofficial start of winter here in New England, but there is still plenty of beautiful fall to enjoy here in Kennebunkport. And despite the much early hour for sunset, that means that it’s nice and bright in the morning – perfect for sunrise walks on the beach. There’s no question that on the eastern seaboard, some of the most beautiful colors on… Read More

A Halloween Storm Batters the Maine Coast

A pre-Halloween storm battered much of New England, grounding flights and bringing down trees all around the region, leaving many in the dark – literally – and Kennebunkport was no exception. Nearly one third of the state of Maine lost power in the storm, and the Maine Coast fared the worst. Kennebunkport is a stunning location benefitting from the miles of Atlantic coastline, but that means that superstorms bring high surf and higher winds to the region. Fortunately, thanks to the hard… Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Kennebunkport, Maine in November

Fall foliage season has been absolutely stunning here in Kennebunkport, Maine but after a big storm, many are hitting the pavement. That means that this seaside community is also falling into its relaxed, peaceful season rhythm. And even as the colors fade, the beauty of Kennebunkport doesn’t fade with the leaves. As the bare tree limbs appear on the skyline, the sunsets seem to become even more spectacular. Personally, I am a bit partial to town at this time of year, because I… Read More

Kennebunkport, Maine Bed and Breakfast Honors Veterans

For many people, Veteran’s Day means a shorter work week or long weekend, but at our Kennebunkport, Maine bed and breakfast it means the opportunity to open our arms and our doors to the nation’s veterans. Each year, we offer a selection of complimentary rooms through the B&Bs For Vets program, as well as 50% off stays for Veterans throughout the week of Veteran’s Day. Active and retired military members alike will enjoy a special stay at the Maine Stay to kick… Read More

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 there being 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… 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 to… Read More

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