Category Archives: Travel

Valentine’s Day Gift Certificate Package

A Unique Valentine’s Day Gift is A Romantic Getaway! 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, we’ll add a bonus of champagne, flowers and chocolates.  Also, we promise to give your treasured recipient all the […]

Sleigh Rides Are Fun in Kennebunkport Maine!

Did you know that you can take a romantic sleigh ride through the woods and fields near the Captain Lord Mansion, our intimate Maine Coast Bed & Breakfast?  Yes, you can!  Rockin’ Horse Stables which is located just a short drive from our Kennebunkport bed& breakfast offers you this opportunity to do a real sleigh […]

Do You Know about the Select Registry Rewards Program?

Select Registry offers travelers the Golden Quill Loyalty Program, which is a frequent visitor Select Registry Rewards Program. Guests at Select Registry properties such as our romantic Maine Coast Inn may earn points for each overnight stay and can qualify to receive a $100 Reward Certificate. Here’s How it Works … Golden Quill is a […]

Captain Lord Mansion Gift Certificate Special

This Holiday Season give the gift of hospitality with a Captain Lord Mansion “Gift Certificate Special”.  When you purchase a $250 Gift Certificate, we’ll add a bonus $25 Gift Card that you may use yourself or give with the certificate gift. It may be used against room charges or for any stay enhancements such as […]

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 : Zucchini Bread

With the fall harvest and holidays upon us we thought we might share Bev’s delicious Zucchini Bread recipe. It makes an excellent holiday gift. Also, it is great item for your own fall breakfasts! Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe: Zucchini Bread Oven Temperature: 350 Baking Time: 1 Hour Makes 4 Loaves […]

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 […]

Did you know that The University of New England is located not far from The Captain Lord Mansion?

Bev and I would like to introduce you to the University of New England; it is an independent, coeducational university with two distinctive campuses which are located in two different Maine coastal cities. The Biddeford Campus  is located on Route 9, in Biddeford, Maine. The campus has a beautiful ocean-front site where the Saco River […]

A Kennebunkport Vacation, The Top 7 Secret Places to Visit!

Let us share with you our choices for the top 7 secret places to visit on a Kennebunkport vacation.  Many guests who visit the area just see Dock Square, Ocean Avenue, a beach, the Bush compound, eat some lobster at a local restaurant and leave.  They often miss these out-of-the -way sights.  We’ll share some […]