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Captain Lord Mansion “First Saturday” Winter Wine Tastings

We are pleased to announce our 2013 “First Saturday” Winter Wine Tastings.  Beginning Saturday, January 5, 2013 we’ll host our complimentary travels around the globe tasting superb vintages from selected vintners. Scheduled Dates: Saturday, January 5, 2013 Saturday, February 2, 2013 Saturday, March2, 2013 Saturday, April 6, 2013 Saturday, May 4, 2013 These tastings are […]

Mid-Week “Shopper’s Survival” Package at The Captain Lord Mansion

Kennebunkport offers you many fine shops where you might find exceptional gifts for your loved ones.  Now, the Captain Lord Mansion is offering its’ annual “Mid-Week Shopper’s Survival” Package.  This package is for a select group of our “Classic Rooms” and includes: Discount Coupons to Local Shops Discount Coupons to nearby Factory Outlets Discount Coupons […]

Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe : French Breakfast Puffs

This Captain Lord Mansion breakfast recipe is rated by guests as their favorite breakfast item. These French Breakfast Puffs are truly decadent and they are not for those on a diet! Oven Temp, Preheat to 350 Baking Time: 15 minutes Lightly greased muffin tin (12) Combine these ingredients in a bowl into a a pastry […]

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 […]

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 Breakfast Recipe : Oat & Jam Muffins

Here is a “blast from the past”, a Captain Lord Mansion breakfast recipe for muffins which were a guest favorite. Captain Lord Mansion Oat & Jam Muffins Oven Temp: 350 Baking Time: 15 minutes Greased muffin tin (12) Combine the following ingredients and let stand for 2 minutes. 1 cup oatmeal (1 minute kind, not […]

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 […]

Did You Know that The Captain Lord Mansion has Recieved an Environmental Leader Certification?

We are honored that the Captain Lord Mansion for several years has received an “Environmental Leader Certification” from the State of Maine for our conservation efforts. We’ve had an extensive recycling program in effect at the inn for many years.  We encourage guests to recycle bottles and cans, so we have placed small, blue recycling […]

Captain Lord Mansion Fall 2012 Gas Saving Tips!

5 Great Destinations From The Captain Lord Mansion On Two Gallons of Gas! Don’t let pain at the pump put a crimp in your vacation fun! There are plenty of interesting places to visit and fun things to do within 2 gallons of gas, round-trip, from the Captain Lord Mansion. Here are a few out-of-the-ordinary […]

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 […]