Category Archives: Travel

Captain Nathaniel Lord Returns – Episode 2

What would it be like to wake up in Kennebunkport at the Captain Lord Mansion in 2015 if you came from the year 1813? In this episode, Nathaniel Lord finds some new modern amenities that he’s not too familiar with but seems to very much enjoy. Stay tuned for the next episode! And don’t miss […]

Shopping in Kennebunkport :: Dock Square Shops

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

Gardening with Dahlias :: Tips for Growing Flowers in Maine

Bev Davis’ Gardening Tips for Dahlias –  Why are Dahlias a great flower to add to your garden? Dahlias come in a variety of colors. If you follow a color theme in your garden, you can find a bulb to compliment your theme. Even if you just like one-color variety, there is a large range from which […]

Captain Nathaniel Lord Returns – A Piece of Kennebunkport History

On an ordinary day in summer 2015, innkeepers Rick & Bev stop at Kennebunk’s Ace Hardware to pick up garden supplies. What happens next is anything but ordinary… View a piece of Kennebunkport history as Captain Nathaniel Lord returns! Follow our YouTube channel for future updates. Come experience our historic and luxurious Kennebunkport bed and […]

AAA Four Diamond Award 2015 – 35th Consecutive Year

We are delighted to announce receipt of the AAA Four Diamond Award again for 2015! Here at the Captain Lord Mansion, we believe it is an extraordinary accomplishment. To travelers, Four Diamonds means AAA (the leader in travel standards with over 55 million members) considers us a lodging establishment that is “upscale in all areas.” What’s […]

Tesla Charging Station :: Now Available in Kennebunkport

As a member of The Select Registry, a group of “Distinguished Inns of North America”, the inn was chosen to participate in a nationwide installation of a charging station for electric cars including one specifically for Tesla Automobiles. Here is a picture of the first Tesla for which we proudly provided a charge at the Tesla […]

Awarded the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence!

The 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence  was awarded to the Captain Lord Mansion for 5th consecutive year and has been inducted into ‘Hall of Fame’ of Five-time Certificate of Excellence Winners on the World’s Largest Travel Site The Captain Lord Mansion is proud to announce that it has been recognized as a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Hall of […]

Kennebunkport Weekly Village ArtWalk Starts June 12th!

Kennebunkport: Where art lives! This summer is going to be a terrific season as The local Chamber of Commerce promotes our vibrant community of artists and art lovers. The natural beauty of Kennebunkport has long been a draw to artists, and The Chamber will soon launch new initiatives to highlight all we have to offer with […]

Visit Beautiful Maine Lighthouses near The Captain Lord Mansion!

Beautiful Lighthouses of Maine Those who have visited The Captain Lord Mansion will tell you that the inn is distinctly romantic and stately, offering a relaxing spa getaway where all the senses are pampered and body, mind and soul find the peace they crave. After enjoying a soothing Couple’s Spa Experience, you may wish to […]

Did You Know ? Kennebunkport is home of Kennebunkport Brewing Co.!

Federal Jack’s Restaurant & Brew Pub sits above the Kennebunkport Brewing Co, a 7 Barrel micro brewery and it is located directly on the shore of the Kennebunk River.  This restaurant is a favorite of both tourists and locals alike because it combines a terrific view of the Kennebunk River from an open-style dining room which […]