Category Archives: Kennebunkport, Maine

Introducing The Captain Lord Mansion “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”

Bev and I are pleased to announce our annual “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”.  Beginning on Saturday, February 4 we will be having a wine tasting the first Saturday of each month through May.   I met with one of our suppliers today and selected a group of excellent Spanish Wines that we’ll taste in February. […]

Christmas Prelude is Coming to Kennebunkport for the 30th Consecutive Year!

A History of Christmas Prelude It was the early spring of 1982 when Henry Pasco called a meeting of business people for the purpose of discussing ways for the business community to give thanks to the residents of Kennebunkport and Kennebunk for supporting them. Henry suggested a Christmas Festival of some sort to create a […]

Lobster Boats in a Row; What to See When You Visit the Captain Lord Mansion!

Here is a fantastic photograph of lobster boasts in Cape Porpoise Harbor.  The picture was taken by Bob Dennis, a part-time resident and photographer of local scenes.  Bev and I really enjoy venturing out to the Cape with our personal guests.  The harbor, boats, lighthouse, fish pier and historic building all combine for that “quintessential” […]

Have You Seen Goat Island Lighthouse When You Visited the Captain Lord Mansion?

Cape Porpoise is one of the most picturesque sights to enjoy viewing and photographing when visiting the Captain Lord Mansion, a romantic bed & breakfast in Kennebunkport, Maine.  Cape Porpoise is a delightful fishing and lobstering village situated a couple of miles east of the Port.  From the pier in Cape Porpoise you catch a […]

Did You Know That the Captain Lord Mansion, A Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast Inn was built 197 Years Ago in 1814?

 The Captain Lord Mansion: The beginning of the story! Fear gripped the entire New England coastline during the War of 1812. The British had marched on Washington and loosened their anger at having lost the previous war with the colonies, the American Revolution!  The angry British soldiers looted and burned.  Additionally, there was a British blockade of […]

What Are the ABCs of a 2011 Kennebunkport Summer Vacation?

  A 2011 Summer Vacation in Kennebunkport and our Bed and Breakfast offers you even more activities to entertain, educate and expand your horizons!  Or to just have fun and relax! Activities include Art Galleries, Antiquing  Beaches, Bicycling Canoeing, Carriage Rides, Day Trips Engagements Fishing Charters Golf History , Hiking Interesting & Joyful Sights Kyaking Lighthouses,  Lobsters,  […]

Did You Know That Kennebunkport Ranked 9th in The U.S. For Summer Vacations?

 The Kennebunks made number 9!  10. Huntington Beach, California9. Kennebunkport, MaineThe old-time fishing village of Kennebunkport is like a Currier and Ives print come to life (it's also the summer retreat of choice for George H.W. Bush). You can work on a lobster boat, fly-fish, or kayak past whimsical formations like Blowing Cave and Spouting […]

Where Can You Get a 50% Discount on Bed & Breakfast Rooms, Mid-week in May in Kennebunkport?

Habitat for Humanity 50% Off Package Mid-Week, May 1 to May 26.   Save 50% on Mid-Week May reservations and  help raise funds for Habitat for Humanity! This package is for one night reservations only and for our deluxe rooms only.  When you book a one-night reservation in one of our deluxe rooms,  mid-week in May, pay […]

Where Can You Stay for Free at a Bed & Breakfast Inn On Mother’s Day in Kennebunkport?

Mother's Day Weekend Package Spring at the Mansion Bring your favorite lady away for this holiday weekend.   When you stay and pay for Friday and Saturday, May 6th and 7th, stay Sunday, May 8th as our guest.  We'll add sparkling wine and chocolates to make you both feel welcome!   We are still in "Serenity […]

The Captain Lord Mansion Bed & Breakfast Inn Asks: “What is the Kennebunkport Festival? And When Is It Scheduled?”

The Kennebunkport Festival began six years ago as a modest event called "Arts in the Inns".  It was held the first weekend in June and featured local artists personally showing their work in the various area bed and breakfast inns.  The last several years the event grew into the Kennebunkport Fine Living Festival with an additional […]