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5 Best Places to Stay in Kennebunkport, Maine

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If you’re looking to take a trip to Maine’s coast, then Kennebunkport should be near the top of your list of possible destinations. Scenic New England Beaches with rocky shorelines, historic sites, and charming town streets await those who visit Kennebunkport.  During your getaway to the area you’ll also have the opportunity to experience one of the 5 best places to stay in Kennebunkport, Maine.

5 Best Places to Stay in Kennebunkport, Maine

Select Registry is proud to have five properties in the Kennebunkport area.  All five exude elegance, comfort, and hospitality. Many of the buildings are historical, dating back to the 1800s, so you can soak in Kennebunkport’s history while you’re there. No matter which you choose, you’ll have a wonderfully memorable stay.

1. Captain Lord Mansion

The Captain Lord Mansion is among the best places to stay in Kennebunkport, Maine due to the luxurious accommodations, spa services, and delicious breakfasts. Romance and relaxation are two of the things you can anticipate experiencing at Captain Lord Mansion. There are two suites, including a Honeymoon Suite, deluxe rooms, premium rooms, classic rooms, and the Captain’s Garden House to choose from. Don’t miss out on staying at this amazing inn!

2. 1802 House Bed and Breakfast Inn

The 1802 Bed and Breakfast Inn treats guests with warmth and a friendly atmosphere.  The historic Colonial inn is nestled on a property which boasts tall pines and scenic gardens. There are six guest rooms featuring comfortable accommodations and modern amenities such as flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, luxe toiletries, and premium linens and towels. Amazing gourmet breakfasts and other treats add to the inn’s appeal. It’s a perfect home-away-from home!

3. Maine Stay Inn & Cottages

Maine Stay Inn is located in the Historic District of Kennebunkport, tucked away on a quiet street, making it an ideal place for those who want to get away from it all during their coastal Maine adventures. The property is expansive and includes beautiful gardens.  Maine Stay Inn & Cottages is also located just a short walk from Dock Square, which is where a majority of the restaurants, galleries, and shops are.  Along with the rooms in the main house, there are 11 cottage suites on the property.  A delicious breakfast each morning perfectly complements elegant and comfortable lodgings.

4. Captain Jefferds Inn

Captain Jefferds Inn has 16 beautiful guest rooms to choose from.  While each room is thoughtfully decorated and has a unique personality, all of the accommodations offer private bathrooms and many have a fireplace or wood-style stove.  If you’re looking for romantic ambiance on your trip, then the Captain Jefferds Inn is definitely one of the best places to stay in Kennebunkport, Maine. Not only is the inn a perfect destination for couples, it is also an ideal place for those travelling with pets.  There are five pet-friendly rooms at the inn, and special extras like dog bowls, treats, and towels are provided in these rooms.  There are also pet sitting services available. A three course breakfast will ensure you start the days on a delicious note. The convenient location near shops, restaurants, galleries, and the beach are also huge pluses!

5. Inn at English Meadows

While the Inn at English Meadows is technically in Kennebunk, its proximity to all the great activities and attractions in town lead us to include it in our list of the best places to stay in Kennebunkport, Maine. This inn is set in a mid-1800s Greek Revival home in the Lower Village of Kennebunk, which is less than a 10 minute walk to Kennebunkport’s Dock Square. The luxurious accommodations include five rooms, five suites, and a bungalow.  The Inn at English Meadows combines modern furnishings with the beautifully maintained features of the historic building. Amenities like Frette linens, robes, towels, and Malin+Goetz toiletries and Vera Wang bedding will keep you in the utmost comfort during your stay. — With this selection of the best places to stay in Kennebunkport, Main, which are Select Registry properties, your trip to the state’s coast is sure to be successful!

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