Category Archives: Things to do while staying with us

Kennebunkport Vacation Activities Revealed!

Considering a vacation to Kennebunkport? Including a visit to the Captain Lord Mansion, an intimate Maine Coast Bed and Breakfast, Kennebunkport offers you a plethora of activities from A to Z to entertain, to educate and to expand your horizons!  Or just come to the Mansion to relax and unwind! Here, the ABC’s of the many […]

What are the Kennebunkport Area Golf Courses?

Let me share with you the choices you have for playing Kennebunkport area golf courses. The most famous one is the Cape Arundel Golf Course which is located a short distance from the Captain Lord Mansion.  This is the course which is a favorite of President George H.W. Bush.   It is a rolling links-type […]

Where Can You Find a Fairy Garden in Kennebunkport?

Where Can You Find a Fairy Garden in Kennebunkport?  You may discover a “Fairy Garden” at the Captain Lord Mansion; it is located amongst the flowers and shrubs which border the garden waterfall.  Imagine the fairies frolicking and splashing about in the cool refreshing streams of water falling over the pebbles and rocks.  Find little […]

What’s Playing at Kennebunkport’s Summer Theater, The Arundel Barn Playhouse?

Are you wondering what is playing at Kennebunkport’s Summer Theater, the Arundel Barn Playhouse?  Allow me to share what the exciting and fun-filled schedule is; it begins this week with The Andrews Brothers, a slapstick musical where 3 stagehands fill in at a USO show when the Andrews Sisters have to cancel their show.  The […]

Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Garden Party is a Treat!

The 2013 version of the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Garden Party was a rousing success.  Guests from each of four of the member historic inns enjoyed food made with Maine products. We at the Captain Lord Mansion served small cups of a Maine-made clam chowder that was gluten-free.  We also served meat balls cooked in […]

More Secrets of Shopping in Kennebunkport Maine!

    If you haven’t been shopping in Kennebunkport Maine, you probably don’t know about the many great boutiques and galleries found here.  In this blog, let us share some more of our favorite places with you. Dannah  This fabulous shop is located on Ocean Avenue across the street from Mabels’ Lobster Claw.  It offers […]

Do You Know Some More of the Best Choices for Kennebunkport Shopping?

Shopping in Dock Square, Kennebunkport is always a pleasure because of the many distinctive shops located there. The Dock Square is within a short walking distance of the Captain Lord Mansion. This delightful shopping haven is only three tenths of a mile from our intimate Maine Coast bed & breakfast inn.  Since we have been […]

The Best of Kennebunkport Shopping :: 5 Unique Shops to Explore

We have been residents of Kennebunkport and business owners of the Captain Lord Mansion for 35 years. We have seen many of the shops in Dock Square come and go.  However, there are a few that have provided excellent Kennebunkport shopping opportunities for many years. They have been the stalwarts of the Dock Square business […]

Cultural Tourism in Kennebunkport Maine – Lobster Boat Trips

Meet the Locals When You Visit the Captain Lord Mansion in Kennebunkport, Maine One of the newest trends in travel is cultural tourism, where you to meet the locals and to participate in real local experiences. The Captain Lord Mansion, a romantic Kennebunkport bed & breakfast inn  now offers you that opportunity.  Take a trip […]

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 […]