Category Archives: Kennebunkport, Maine

Captain Lord Mansion Innkeepers Celebrate 35 Years!

Bev Davis and husband Rick Litchfield are celebrating their 35th Anniversary as keepers of the inn!  35 years ago, as a young couple fresh from the corporate world of advertising, they closed on their purchase of the Captain Lord Mansion on June 15th, 1978.  Bev was a Regional Advertising Manager for McDonald’s Corporation, employed in […]

Kennebunkport Festival 2013: The Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Host “Taste of Maine” Garden Parties

The Captain Lord Mansion, a romantic Maine Coast Bed & Breakfast inn, announces the 2nd Annual Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Garden Party. In conjunction with the Kennebunkport Festival 2013, on Saturday, June 8th from 3:00pm – 6:30pm, each of the seven member inns of the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport (HIK) will be holding a Garden […]

After Dinner Fun at The Captain Lord Mansion!

Choco Noir dessert wine for our Bed & Breakfast guests! Last year we began serving  “Choco Noir”, a delicious chocolate flavored dessert wine for our Bed & Breakfast guests’ enjoyment as they return from dinner.  At the Captain Lord Mansion, a delightful Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast inn, we are always looking for ways to enhance […]

“Off Season” Weekend Discount Package

Searching for an “Off-Season” Weekend Discount Package? Beginning January 4, 2013, save from between $48 to $80 per weekend with our “10% Discount – Serenity Season Weekend” Package, depending on the type of room you reserve. This package is available for 2 night reservations only and cannot be combined with the “3rd Night Free” Package. […]

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 […]

Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe : French Breakfast Puffs

This Captain Lord Mansion breakfast recipe is rated by guests as their favorite breakfast item. These French Breakfast Puffs are truly decadent and they are not for those on a diet! Oven Temp, Preheat to 350 Baking Time: 15 minutes Lightly greased muffin tin (12) Combine these ingredients in a bowl into a a pastry […]

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 […]

Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe : Zucchini Bread

With the fall harvest and holidays upon us we thought we might share Bev’s delicious Zucchini Bread recipe. It makes an excellent holiday gift. Also, it is great item for your own fall breakfasts! Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe: Zucchini Bread Oven Temperature: 350 Baking Time: 1 Hour Makes 4 Loaves […]

Captain Lord Mansion History, Part 3

Captain Lord Mansion’s rich history continues as I record the changes made during the ownership of Charles P. Clark, wealthy railroad magnate and third generation owner of the estate. In 1898 Charles funded extensive renovations to the “Mansion”.  The Friday, April 15, 1898 edition of the Eastern Star, a local newspaper of the period, reported […]

Captain Lord Mansion History, Part 2

Last month I shared the beginning history of the Captain Lord Mansion. This is the second installment. We hope you enjoy the historical details. Please email me at innkeeper@captainlord.com if you have any questions regarding this history. 1815 – 1900  The Middle Years: The Mansion continued to be Phebe Lord’s home throughout her life.  Widowed […]