Category Archives: New England Bed & Breakfast Inns

What is the Captain Lord Mansion “Valentine’s Day Gift Certificate”?

 Romance in Kennebunkport, Maine This Valentine’s Day give your loved one a truly romantic gift with our Captain Lord Mansion “Valentine’s Day Gift Certificate”.  When you purchase a $250 Gift Certificate for your loved one, we’ll add a bonus of sparkling wine, fresh flowers and chocolates.  Also, we promise to give your treasured recipient all […]

2014 “First Saturday” Wine Tastings

We are pleased to announce our 2014 “First Saturday” Wine Tastings. And Added Incentives! Beginning Saturday, January 4, 2014 our romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast will host complimentary travels around the globe tasting superb vintages from selected vintners.  This year we have several added incentives to attend; each couple who attends one of our “First […]

Captain Lord Mansion History, Part 4

1900 – 1972 In this edition of the Captain Lord Mansion History, I will cover the years after Charles Clark’s ownership of the Mansion.  Charles P. Clark died in Nice, France in 1901.  After his death, the house always passed on to daughters in the family.  In fact, Charles P. Clark’s daughter Susan and her […]

Captain Lord Mansion Innkeeper’s 35th Anniversary Celebration, Come Join Us!

Anniversary celebrations should be about food, friends, fun and fellowship. That is exactly what we have planned for the Captain Lord Mansion Innkeeper’s 35th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, June 15, 2013!  Come join us for good food, lots of fun and fellowship with great friends.  Saturday evening, from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm, Bev and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]