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Veteran’s Day Off Season Package

Veteran’s Day Off-Season Package The Historic Inns of Kennebunkport (HIK) celebrate Veteran’s Day by hosting a historic scavenger hunt and cocktail reception on November 10, 2012 for guests staying at any of the HIK member inns. This Veteran’s Day Off Season Package includes a  scavenger hunt which will take guests to each of the HIK […]

Do You Know When The Kennebunkport Festival Is?

Here is the answer; plus, additional information! The 2011 Kennebunkport Festival, with guidance from its founders, was proudly produced and presented by Maine Magazine. Working with the Festival board for 2012, they remain committed to promoting good living in Kennebunkport: food, wine and works of art, and the experience of enjoying them, seaside, in the Kennebunks. Their hope is […]

First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings :: Kennebunkport Inn

Bev and I are pleased to announce our annual “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”.  Beginning on Saturday, February 4 we will be having a wine tasting the first Saturday of each month through May.   I met with one of our suppliers today and selected a group of excellent Spanish Wines that we’ll taste in February. […]

A Romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast on Facebook!

Have you had a chance to follow us on Facebook? I try to do daily postings about interesting news from the region that is more time sensitive that a posting in our Blog.  I try to do a weekly Blog about more long lasting events and businesses in the area.  Also, I post last minute […]

Kennebunkport Christmas Carolers :: Historic Bed & Breakfast Inn

Friends of ours took a picture of themselves and their children with our carolers and used it as their Christmas card.  Have you taken a picture with the carolers?  I know that Cliff and Jeannine have!  Please share any pictures you have on our Facebook page.   If you are coming to the Captain Lord Mansion […]

Christmas Shopping in Kennebunkport

Find one-of-a-kind gifts in Kennebunkport’s many boutique shops. Then, after a day of shopping, imagine returning to one of the Mansion’s delectable guest rooms; there you’ll find a cozy fire and complimentary chilled bubbly to help you relax!  Put your feet up, sip champagne and relax in front of the fireplace at our luxury Kennebunkport […]

History Regarding a Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast

This is a delightful picture of our daughter Dana and her husband Eric sharing their cake on their wedding day here at the Captain Lord Mansion.  Their small wedding ceremony was performed at the Kennebunkport Village Baptist Church, after which their reception was held in the Mansion Carriage House.  The wedding took place on Labor Day weekend, […]

Historical Family Memories :: Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast Inn

Painting called “Treasured Memories” by Dennis Perrin For Charles Clark and his family, summers in Maine were a time of joyous family gatherings and celebrations.  One such event is reported in the Saturday, July 16, 1887 edition of The Wave, another local newspaper of the period.  It tells us that “Mr. Charles P. Clark, President […]

Charles P. Clark’s Renovations :: Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast Inn

Old Staircase at the entrance to the Bed & Breakfast Office We believe it is fortunate that Charles decided to restrict his major alterations to the rear portion of the “mansion” and pretty much leave the front section alone, because much of the original 1812 architectural details still exist in that section of the building.  For example, there is […]

Major Structural Renovation :: Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast

The Captain Lord Mansion before Charles Clark’s 1898 Renovations It appears that Daniel moved from Kennebunkport to Malden, Massachusetts sometime between 1840 and 1850.  Then, his sister Susan (Lord) and her husband Peter Clark became owners of record and resided in the home for some period of time in the mid 1800’s. As far as can be […]