Monthly Archives: October 2011

Think Christmas Shopping in Kennebunkport and Staying at the Captain Lord Mansion!

Find one-of-a-kind gifts in Kennebunkport’s many boutique shops. Then, after a day of shopping, imagine returning to one of the Mansion’s delectable guest rooms; there you’ll find a cozy fire and complimentary chilled bubbly to help you relax!  Put your feet up, sip champagne and relax in front of the fireplace at our luxury Kennebunkport […]

Think Thanksgiving at The Captain Lord Mansion in Kennebunkport!

Imagine escaping to our romantic hotel in Kennebunkport ME for a relaxing, old-fashioned New England Thanksgiving! The Captain Lord Mansion, a historic Maine Coast Inn, offers you fine food, good fellowship & deluxe accommodations at a special reduced rate! (Wednesday, 11/23/11 thru Saturday, 11/26/11) The Thanksgiving “Four-nights for the Price of Three” Package includes: 4 […]

Where Did All the Kennebunk Beach Hotels Go?

When Bev and I purchased the Captain Lord Mansion 34 years ago, there still were several old hotels located on Kennebunk Beach.  The most prominent of the remaining hotels still operating in the late 1970′s was the Narragansett Hotel.  The rooms were quite small and most baths were located down the hall!  However, it was […]

Remembering What is Lost in Kennebunkport Near the Captain Lord Mansion

There is so much construction activity in Kennebunk’s Lower Village, Kennebunkport and Goose Rocks Beach with many new businesses being built or having been opened this year, I was waxing nostalgic today about some great businesses which are no longer here.  Do you remember the Old Grist Mill Restaurant which was opened in the 1940′s […]