Fall and Winter Seasons

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

Celebrating Thanksgiving at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

The idea of celebrating Thanksgiving at a Maine bed and breakfast might seem like an unconventional idea to some, but for many it’s a favorite tradition. Whether visiting family in the Southern Maine area, or exploring a beautiful destination for a culinary adventure, or just enjoying a special and relaxing getaway without having to slave over Thanksgiving dinner, many reasons bring visitors to Kennebunkport Maine at Thanksgiving. In fact, our family visited Kennebunkport for the first time for a Thanksgiving getaway! Our family… Read More

Fun Events to Celebrate Halloween in Kennebunkport Maine

Now that fall foliage season is here, it’s really starting to feel like fall – despite the fact that temps feel more like summertime! Leaf peeping is going to be pretty spectacular this Columbus Day Weekend, especially with the forecast set to reach 80 on Sunday. Even though we’re experiencing a bit of a fall heat wave, Halloween is just around the corner. With the foliage a touch behind schedule, you can be sure that there will be plenty of fall foliage… Read More

Antiquing on the Southern Maine Antique Trail

We might be experiencing a bit of a fall “heat wave” with an incredible stretch of Indian Summer this week, but the weekend ahead is bringing classic fall weather – lots of sunshine with cooler temps and low humidity. That means that visitors will likely trade beach days for leaf peeping and other favorite fall activities like hiking, biking, apple picking, hayrides, and, of course, antiquing! Antique shopping along the Maine Coast is a year round activity, but as the weather turns… Read More

Incredible First Days of Fall in Kennebunkport Maine

The calendar officially says it is fall, but the thermometer in Kennebunkport says “summer!” With temperatures today reaching well into the 80s and more on the way for tomorrow, we’ve marked the official start to autumn with a true Indian Summer. Hurricane Jose passed off the New England coastline last week, closing out the summer season with some breezy and misty weather, but once we bid adieu to Jose, the incredible weather set in! The leaves are beginning to change, and that… Read More

Fall Foliage Cruises on the Maine Coast

As the leaves are beginning to change, I started thinking about the best ways to enjoy fall foliage season on the Maine coast. Nature hikes, strolling through town, and scenic drives are a given during fall in New England, but coastal Maine offers a special way to enjoy the changing of the leaves – by sea! Fortunately, Kennebunkport offers several excellent options for schooner rides that are ideal for leaf peeping. There are many guides to fall foliage season out there, but… Read More

Pumpkin Picking Season is Coming to the Maine Coast!

After noticing the stunning pile of pumpkins at the local farm stand, and bringing it home for pumpkin soup (even on a warm day like today!), I started thinking that with fall foliage on its way, we are nearing the season for pumpkin picking right here on the Maine coast. There’s no question pumpkin picking is a perfect fall activity, and fortunately, there are lots of great options right around Kennebunkport Maine! So this fall, don’t miss out on this classic autumn… Read More

Fall Foliage Season is Coming to Kennebunkport Maine!

There’s no question that last week felt like fall here in Kennebunkport, but this week’s forecast has summer written all over it. Precisely what fall in New England is all about! Warm days and lots of sunshine followed by a cool evening breeze perfect for a light jacket on your evening stroll through the streets of Dock Square is all part of the fall foliage experience on the Maine Coast. But the most important thing about fall foliage is, of course, the changing… Read More

Labor Day Sale for One Week Only!

Labor Day marks the start of our flash sale for our Maine bed and breakfast that will be available for 7 days only! And with the start of September comes the beginning of the incredible fall foliage season for which New England is so famous. And for the next 5 days only, you can reserve a room or suite at the Kennebunkport Stay during fall foliage season at an amazing rate! So until Monday, September 11, 2017, you can reserve your visit… Read More

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