Category Archives: Area attractions

A Kennebunkport Vacation – Summer Activities in Maine

If you are considering a Kennebunkport vacation which includes a visit to the Captain Lord Mansion, an intimate Maine Coast Bed and Breakfast, we invite you to review the many vacation activities available for your enjoyment. Kennebunkport offers you a plethora of fun things to do to entertain, to educate and to expand your horizons!  Or just come to the Mansion to relax […]

Scooter Rentals :: Kennebunkport Summer Getaway

This is not Bermuda, but you can rent scooters in Kennebunkport! You now can rent scooters from Harbor Village Scooters which is located at Coopers Corner in Kennebunk’s Lower Village at the Sunoco Station.  We have miles of flat roads and lots of beautiful scenery.  Don’t struggle finding a parking space at the beaches; tour the […]

Jillyanna’s Cooking School – Kennebunkport, Maine Activity

Do you know about Jillyanna’s Cooking School, which is located in Kennebunkport? Are you looking for something different to do while on your summer vacation at the Captain Lord Mansion in Kennebunkport? Bev and I had the pleasure of attending a demonstration of the wood-fired oven and the delectable goodies our friend Jill Strauss creates. She […]

17 Summer Activities to do in Kennebunkport, Maine

Think you’ll be bored on your summer vacation in Maine?  Think again!  Here is our list of 17 things to do this summer in Kennebunkport.  And this list only scratches the surface of the plethora of summer activities found in Kennebunkport and the surrounding area.  When visiting the Captain Lord Mansion, our capable staff can connect […]

Visit Beautiful Maine Lighthouses near The Captain Lord Mansion!

Beautiful Lighthouses of Maine Those who have visited The Captain Lord Mansion will tell you that the inn is distinctly romantic and stately, offering a relaxing spa getaway where all the senses are pampered and body, mind and soul find the peace they crave. After enjoying a soothing Couple’s Spa Experience, you may wish to […]

Maine Maple Sunday 2015 :: Maine Maple Syrup

The staff at the Captain Lord Mansion will be serving (as we always do) authentic Maine Maple syrup this weekend.  We’ll have pancakes or Belgian waffles smothered in the deliciously-flavored syrup as well as having maple sugar candy snacks available in the afternoon.  Since we are offering the 3rd night free, you can stay with us for free and […]

It is Time for Apple Picking in Maine!

Yes, it is time for apple picking in Maine!   For the past two years Bev and I have enjoyed making a short trip west from the coast and the Captain Lord Mansion to the Giles Family Farm to do apple picking.  Picking your own apples from one of Maine’s many apple orchards is an enjoyable […]

It is Time for The Fryberg Fair!

Late summer and early fall is harvest time in New England; it also is when there are many agricultural fairs held throughout the 6 New England states.  So, it is time for the Fryberg Fair, which is held from September 28 through October 5 this year.  Bev and I love attending these fairs in order […]

What is The Foliage Forecast for Maine?

Do you wonder what the foliage forecast for Maine will be in the coming weeks?  We are fortunate that the State of Maine has an official website dedicated to keeping travelers abreast of the progression of the color throughout the state.  Bev and I have a wonderful day-trip outlined for guests which takes them along beautiful back-roads […]

Fine Antique Galleries in Southern Maine

As Bev and I celebrate our 37th summer as keepers of the inn at the Captain Lord Mansion, we want to share about what we consider to be two of the finest antique galleries in Southern Maine. They are conveniently located within a few miles of our romantic bed & breakfast. The Farm Antiques is […]