Category Archives: Things to do while staying with us

Captain Lord Mansion Guests Save 20% at The Ogunquit Playhouse

The Ogunquit Playhouse is a summer tradition in Southern Maine. From the Playhouse’s website, “Unlike other Summer Theatres of its day, which were renovated barns, garages or churches, the Ogunquit Playhouse was the first, and remains the only, summer theatre from the Summer Stock era built exclusively as a seasonal theatre.”  That distinction gives Ogunquit […]

What is the Maine Art Museum Trail?

What is the Maine Art Museum Trail?  Starting at the Captain Lord Mansion, you may travel from our romantic Maine Coast bed & breakfast to visit some terrific art exhibits and art museums on the Maine Art Museum Trail.  The Maine Art Museum Trail consists of 7 different museums showcasing 53,000 works of art along a 167 miles of scenic Maine […]

Kennebunkport Festival Garden Party in June!

The Kennebunkport Festival Garden Party is scheduled for June 7th this year. This, the Mansion’s version of the 2014 Historic Inns of Kennebunkport combined Garden Party to be held during the Kennebunkport Festival, is sure to be another enjoyable afternoon for all of our guests to enjoy tasty Maine-sourced food and wine at, not only the Captain […]

Spring 2014, Southern Coast of Maine Vacation Activities!

Spring 2014, Southern Coast of Maine vacation activities! Six Great Destinations Drive-able From The Captain Lord Mansion On Two Gallons of Gas or Less! Don’t let pain at the pump put a crimp in your vacation fun! There are plenty of interesting places to visit on the Southern Coast of Maine and lots of fun vacation activities within […]

New List of Top 5 Casual Kennebunkport, Maine Restaurants, as Recommended by The Captain Lord Mansion

Vacationers know that Maine is famous for lobsters and lighthouses; therefore, I am starting my recommendations of the New List of Top 5 casual Kennebunkport Maine restaurants as recommended by the Captain Lord Mansion with a repeat, Mabel’s Lobster Claw. Mabel’s was one of former President, George H. W. Bush’s favorite casual seafood restaurants; he […]

The Top 5 Kennebunkport Maine Lobster Pounds

This is a revised and updated version of my previous Blog about my personal recommendations for the Top 5 Kennebunkport Maine Lobster Pounds as recommended by the owner/innkeeper of the #2 TripAdvisor-rated Kennebunkport bed and breakfast. 1. The most famous of Kennebunkport’s lobster pounds is Nunan’s Lobster Hut, founded in 1932.  This is the ultimate […]

When is the Kennebunkport Festival “Taste of Maine” Garden Party?

 Kennebunkport Festival “Taste of Maine” Garden Party: Saturday June 7th, 2014 The Captain Lord Mansion, a romantic Maine Coast Bed & Breakfast inn, announces the 3rd Annual Kennebunkport Festival “Taste of Maine” Garden Party. Once again, in conjunction with the 2014 Kennebunkport Festival, each of the four member inns of the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport […]

The Top 10 Kennebunkport Tourist Attractions

Bev and I have been fortunate to have lived in Kennebunkport for 36 years. Allow us to share our picks for the “Top 10 Kennebunkport tourist attractions.  While visiting the Captain Lord Mansion, an intimate Maine Coast Bed & Breakfast, please allow us to direct you to these picturesque locations or historic places.  None is […]

Only Two “First Saturday” Wine Tastings Remaining; April 5th and May 3rd!

Beginning in January, our romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast began hosting our annual complimentary travels around the globe tasting superb vintages from selected vintners. Now, only two “First Saturday” Wine Tastings remain; April 5th and May 3rd! This year we added several new incentives for those guests choosing to attend; first, each couple receives complimentary […]

What is Maple Sugaring Sunday in Maine?

Maple Sugaring Sunday in Maine is Sunday, March 23, 2014. There are many small tree farms only a short drive from the Captain Lord Mansion.  We encourage guests to visit one of these sugaring operations in order to see how the tree sap is boiled down to make that rich golden syrup most of us […]