summer in Kennebunkport

Visiting The Maine Coast This September

Labor Day Weekend is upon us, and while that means that the dog days of summer are behind us, and fall foliage season is fast approaching in Kennebunkport! In many ways, September is the forgotten month of summer on the Maine Coast, with many early days in September indistinguishable from those of August. But generally, September brings cooler evenings – the kind that is perfect for a sweatshirt or light jacket during your after-dinner stroll. As the month draws to a close and… Read More

Enjoy a Sailing Adventure in Kennebunkport

One of my favorite spots to watch the sunset in Kennebunkport is from the jetty by Colony Beach. And tonight, just as I was heading back to the Maine Stay Inn, a three-masted sailboat came gliding into the mouth of the Kennebunk River. What a sight! At that moment, I remembered that there is no better way to enjoy the sunset than from the deck of one of the local Kennebunkport schooners. When it comes to exploring the waterways in and around… Read More

Celebrating National Ice Cream Day in Kennebunkport

Yesterday was National Ice Cream Day, and fortunately Kennebunkport Maine has lots of great options for delectable frozen treats! I for one don’t need National Ice Cream Day as an excuse to indulge, especially when there are so many great spots to choose from – too many for a single day! No matter whether you like soft serve, hard packed, small batch or large, the Kennebunkport area has just what you’re craving on a warm summer day. Rococo was recently ranked as… Read More

Top 10 Things About Summer in Kennebunkport Maine

There might have been a few showers on Saturday morning, but this weekend was pretty close to perfect here in Kennebunkport. The showers cleared up any humidity and the evening sunsets have be stellar. Plus with sunset still around 8:30 pm, there is so much daylight to enjoy the Maine Coast and the charm of Dock Square. But after sitting on the porch this afternoon with a refreshing glass of iced tea and watching the horse-drawn carriage roll by, I got thinking about… Read More

Spectacular First Day of Summer in Kennebunkport Maine

This week marked the summer solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and greeted Kennebunkport Maine with spectacular weather. With temperatures reaching 80 degrees, sunny skies with occasional clouds, and low humidity after a rainstorm earlier in the week, the weather was just perfect for a day at the beach! Visitors and locals alike are fortunate to have loads of options to choose from in the area, from easily walkable beaches to ones that require a little trek, and beaches for families as well as… Read More

Summer Vacation On The Maine Coast

The Fourth of July is just around the corner, and that mean’s that it’s summer vacation time! We might be a little partial, there really is no better place to enjoy a summer vacation than on the Maine Coast in Kennebunkport! As a lifelong New Englander, it’s safe to say that I’ve visited lots of the region’s top vacation destinations, and I still think that Kennebunkport is pretty special. So today I’ll share some of the reasons that Kennebunkport is the ideal spot… Read More

Early Summer Savings Returns to Maine Bed and Breakfast!

Our Maine bed and breakfast is proud to announce that Early Summer Special Rates will extend through the month of June, which means that you can enjoy even more of the amazing festivals, activities, shops, and restaurants here in Kennebunkport. Whether you visit for The Kennebunkport Festival, LAUNCH! Maritime Festival, Father’s Day, or just to enjoy a beautiful day, you’ll get the same great rates all month long! With rates starting at just $169 per night, there’s no reason not to get a head start on summer… Read More

Great Golf Courses in Kennebunkport, Maine

With spring officially here and warm weather in store, there are lots of great outdoor activities to enjoy in Kennebunkport, and enjoying a round of golf at area golf courses is at the top of the list for many visitors. Fortunately, we have a variety of courses that won’t disappoint! No matter your skill level, there are great options just a short drive from our Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast. Just around the corner from the heart of Kennebunkport, visitors will find the Cape Arundel Golf Club,… Read More

Top 5 Things To Do During The Summer on the Maine Coast

The last week or so has featured some surprisingly spring-like days, which got me thinking about how summer is not far away… which then got me thinking about the top 5 best things about summer on the Maine Coast! Even though it is just February, the smell of salty is in the air (and not the kind you use to melt ice!), and the melting snow really says “Spring is coming!” But the truth is that spring and summer are just around… Read More

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day in Kennebunkport

It’s National Ice Cream Day, and fortunately Kennebunkport has lots of great options for enjoying a frozen treat to celebrate! With all of the great spots to pick up a cone or dish of your favorite flavors, it’s like every day is National Ice Cream Day in town. And whether you like soft serve, hard packed, small batch or large, the Kennebunkport area has just what you’re craving on a warm summer night. Recently rated the best ice cream shop in Maine and one… Read More

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