Category Archives: Kennebunkport Shopping

Have You Visited The Gift Shop at the Captain Lord Mansion?

The gift shop at the Captain Lord Mansion; have you checked it out?  Each January, Bev and I make a trip to Atlanta to make purchases for the shop at the Atlanta Gift Mart.  The Gift Mart consists of 3 multi-floor buildings chock full of every kind of merchandise you can imagine.  That is where […]

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 […]

Five of The Captain Lord Mansion’s Favorite Dock Square Shops

We have been residents and business owners of the Captain Lord Mansion in Kennebunkport for 34 years. We have seen many of the shops in Dock Square come and go.  However, there are a few that have provided excellent shopping opportunities for many years. They have been the stalwarts of the Dock Square business community. […]

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 […]

Think Christmas Shopping in Kennebunkport and Staying at the Captain Lord Mansion!

Find one-of-a-kind gifts in Kennebunkport’s many boutique shops. Then, after a day of shopping, imagine returning to one of the Mansion’s delectable guest rooms; there you’ll find a cozy fire and complimentary chilled bubbly to help you relax!  Put your feet up, sip champagne and relax in front of the fireplace at our luxury Kennebunkport […]

Are You Planning a Trip to Maine for Holiday Shopping? Consider Kennebunkport and The Captain Lord Mansion’s Shopper’s Survival Package!

Ladies “Wrap Up” Your Holiday Shopping The Captain Lord Mansion “Shopping Survival” Getaway Package Escape to Maine with your best girlfriend for a different kind of holiday shopping experience! Find those one-of-a-kind gifts in Kennebunkport’s many boutique shops. Then, after a day of shopping, imagine returning to one of the Captain Lord Mansion’s delectable guest […]

Where Can You Find The Books in Kennebunkport?

Bev and I are pleased to announce the arrival of Kennebooks, a brand new bookstore which is located on Route 35 on the approach to Kennebunkport.  It was not delivered by the seagull sitting on the roof, but rather by a swarm of construction workers who transformed the building which formerly housed Greg Alexander Gifts.  After Greg closed […]

New Bookstore Opens In Kennebunk Near Kennebunkport!

  Kennebooks is a brand new, year round, full service store designed to serve residents and tourists alike who are living and traveling in this area of Maine.  Located in Kennebunk’s Lower Village, it’s a quick stroll from downtown Kennebunkport, on the way to all the beaches, and provides plenty of parking.  With more than 11,000 […]

Where Can You Find The Captain Lord Mansion in Miniature?

Hestia Creations of Marblehead, MA has been making miniature copies of the Captain Lord Mansion for many years.  The miniatures come as both Christmas ornaments and magnets.  The Christmas ornaments look very beautiful with the oval foliage surrounding the depiction of the inn building.  Over the many years selling these lovely keepsakes, we've offered several limited editions which have completely […]

Cabelas Comes To Maine!

Cabelas, that legendary store which is famous for outdoor clothes and equipment is currently celebrating the "Grand Opening" of their new store which is located at Exit 42 of I-95 (Maine Turnpike)in Scarborough. The store is just 25 minutes north of the Captain Lord Mansion.  Bev and I visited the new store last night and […]