Category Archives: Current Affairs

4th Annual Breast Cancer Fundraising Event at the Captain Lord Mansion!

What is the “Dime for Time” Program? For each guest stay in 2013, we shall again pledge a multiple of dimes to benefit the American Cancer Society for breast cancer research.  We multiply the number of previous guest visits by a factor of ten! With about 75% of our Captain Lord Mansion guests being repeat […]

Sleigh Rides Are Fun in Kennebunkport Maine!

Did you know that you can take a romantic sleigh ride through the woods and fields near the Captain Lord Mansion, our intimate Maine Coast Bed & Breakfast?  Yes, you can!  Rockin’ Horse Stables which is located just a short drive from our Kennebunkport bed& breakfast offers you this opportunity to do a real sleigh […]

Last Minute 2012 Thanksgiving Package at the Captain Lord Mansion

Announcing our 2012 Last Minute Thanksgiving Package. Imagine escaping to Kennebunkport for a relaxing, old-fashioned New England Thanksgiving with a special “3 nights for the price of 2″ package.  Escape the holiday traffic rush; arrive on Tuesday! Our Thanksgiving Three-nights for the Price of Two Package, (Tuesday, 11/20/12 thru Thursday, 11/22/12) includes: 3 comfortable nights […]

Mid-Week “Shopper’s Survival” Package at The Captain Lord Mansion

Kennebunkport offers you many fine shops where you might find exceptional gifts for your loved ones.  Now, the Captain Lord Mansion is offering its’ annual “Mid-Week Shopper’s Survival” Package.  This package is for a select group of our “Classic Rooms” and includes: Discount Coupons to Local Shops Discount Coupons to nearby Factory Outlets Discount Coupons […]

Veteran’s Day Off Season Package

Veteran’s Day Off-Season Package The Historic Inns of Kennebunkport (HIK) celebrate Veteran’s Day by hosting a historic scavenger hunt and cocktail reception on November 10, 2012 for guests staying at any of the HIK member inns. This Veteran’s Day Off Season Package includes a  scavenger hunt which will take guests to each of the HIK […]

Did You Know that The Captain Lord Mansion has Recieved an Environmental Leader Certification?

We are honored that the Captain Lord Mansion for several years has received an “Environmental Leader Certification” from the State of Maine for our conservation efforts. We’ve had an extensive recycling program in effect at the inn for many years.  We encourage guests to recycle bottles and cans, so we have placed small, blue recycling […]

Visit the Normandy Coast at The Portland Museum of Art!

Now through September 3, 2012 you may visit the Normandy Coast through beautiful impressionistic paintings on display at the magnificent I.M. Pei designed brick building which houses the Portland Museum of Art.  In addition to the current exhibit of French impressionist paintings, the museum has an extensive collection of other fine art and antiques on […]

Top 5 Boutique Kennebunkport Maine Restaurants as Recommended by The Captain Lord Mansion

In previous posts, I have recommended Kennebunkport’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants, the area’s Top 5 Casual Restaurants and with this post I am recommending our Top 5 Boutique Kennebunkport, Maine Restaurants.  These 5 are all casual, but each of them has a really unique atmosphere combined with unusual menu choices.  I’ll begin with 50 Local […]

Top 5 Casual Kennebunkport Maine Restaurants as Recommended by The Captain Lord Mansion

Maine is know for lobsters and lighthouses, so I’ll start my recommendations of the Top 5 casual Kennebunkport Maine restaurants with Mabel’s Lobster Claw.  President George H. W. Bush was known to frequent this restaurant for their lobster, as well as its other seafood offerings. One dish for which Mabel’s is famous is a shrimp […]

Where Can You Find Works by Edgar Degas Near the Captain Lord Mansion?

The Portland Museum of Art is featuring a current exhibit titled “Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist”, which is comprised of more than 70 drawings, prints, pastels, photographs and sculptures. This exhibit runs from February 23 through May 28th, 2012.  Edgar Degas was a 19th century French master who not only was renowned as an artist, […]