Tag Archives: bed and breakfast Kennebunkport Maine

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 5

1972 – 1978 As I continues to recall the Captain Lord Mansion History, I’ll share about how in April 1972 a young Jim Throumoulos of Biddeford, Maine acquired the Captain Lord Mansion.  His plan was to convert the building to office condominiums.  Ugh!  However, Kennebunkport had passed its first zoning ordinance in March of that […]

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 […]

More Kennebunkport Vacation Activities Revealed!

In this Blog we’ll reveal more Kennebunkport vacation activities.  Let us share with you several of our choices for the top relatively unknown 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]