Category Archives: Innkeeping

Bev Davis’ Top 6 Decorating Tips from The Captain Lord Mansion

This Blog is about Bev Davis’ Top 6 decorating tips from the Captain Lord Mansion!  Bev does not have a degree in interior decorating, but she does have a God-given gift plus 36 years experience in decorating both the four guest rooms at Captain’s Garden House as well as the sixteen guest rooms at the Captain […]

What is BookSmart and How Does it Relate to the Captain Lord Mansion?

3 Reasons to BookSmart 1. Get the same rates. Hotels, inns and resorts often guarantee the best rate on their website and are usually happy to match rates you find on an OTA website. Why? They pay up to a 30% commission on bookings that come through an OTA. 2. Get a better experience. Direct bookers are highly-valued guests, […]

What Were The Captain Lord Mansion 2013 Winter Renovations?

What is new for 2013 at The Captain Lord Mansion, A Romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast Inn?  We have been very active making small and large changes to a number of the rooms in order to make each even more enjoyable than before.  Let us share with you our winter renovations and redecorating! We went […]

Do You Know about the Select Registry Rewards Program?

Select Registry offers travelers the Golden Quill Loyalty Program, which is a frequent visitor Select Registry Rewards Program. Guests at Select Registry properties such as our romantic Maine Coast Inn may earn points for each overnight stay and can qualify to receive a $100 Reward Certificate. Here’s How it Works … Golden Quill is a […]

The Captain Lord Mansion, The Beginning! Monthly History Blog

1776-1815; The Captain Lord Mansion, The Beginning: Fear gripped the entire New England coastline during the War of 1812. The British marched on Washington and loosened their anger at having lost the previous war with the colonies.  They looted and burned.  There was a British blockade of all commerce and meaningful threats to burn all […]

Did You Receive the Captain Lord Mansion Bed & Breakfast Inn Newsletter Mailing from Kennebunkport?

The Captain Lord Mansion 2011 Newsletter! Get One Now!  It has been 11 years since we’ve sent a newsletter by mail; however, as we approach 2012 which will be our 35th year as owners of the inn, we want to communicate with those of you who are either overwhelmed by emails or don’t do email!  2012 […]

What Are the Top 5 Myths About Staying at a Bed and Breakfast Inn?

Top 5 myths about staying at a bed and breakfast inn Apr 12, 2010  (Source: cabbi.com) When travelers were asked by the California Association of Bed & Breakfast Inns if they had ever stayed at a bed and breakfast, some of their answers led to the discovery of interesting myths surrounding B&Bs. B&B decor is […]

Where Can You Find and Experience Bathroom Remodeling Ideas?

   The answer to that question is Kennebunkport, Maine and specifically, the Captain Lord Mansion. If you are thinking of remodeling your bathroom at home, Bev and I suggest you reserve one of our guest rooms at the Captain Lord Mansion to experience specific remodeling ideas in action.  We have guest rooms with heated marble or tile […]

What is A “Dime for Time” at The Captain Lord Mansion?

      CAPTAIN LORD MANSION TEAMS UP WITH AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY OFFERING A "DIME FOR TIME" FOR BREAST CANCER VICTIMS Sign Up On Our Captain Lord Mansion Facebook Page Now!   Most people start the year with a pledge to improve themselves in some way.  Rick Litchfield and Bev Davis, owners of the Captain Lord […]

32 Years as Kennebunkport Innkeepers, Wow!

  Thirty Years, and Still Going Strong! by Janet Wolf of The B&B Team What a great turnout at the PAII New England Innkeepering Conference & Trade Show held last month in Nashua, New Hampshire.  All of us at the B&B Team appreciated the opportunity to meet with some of the true veterans on Innkeeping. Among […]