The 1802 House Has Gone Green!

Here at the 1802 House, we are proud to announce that we have been awarded an Environmental Leader Certificate by the State of Maine! We are proud to support the concepts of eco-tourism and are developing new practices of green lodging. We are being very careful not to sacrifice style or the comfort of our …
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Changes to the Inn

We’ve been incredibly busy this summer season as we’ve seen a gradual return to normal and we are so grateful to be back doing what we love. Before our reopening this Spring, we were hard at work making improvements around the inn and modernizing each room. Those of you who have joined us over the …
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French toast in white bowl with sausages

3 Ingredients for Your Perfect Vacation

The Perfect Vacation. There are a few things that make the vacation perfect. The first thing you need to do is find a place that excites you, whether it’s a new adventure or a place that feels like a second home. Kennebunkport has that to offer everyone; first-time visitors and annual adventurers. You can wander …
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Love is in the Air

Kennebunkport is Painting the Town Red and so are we!      We’re celebrating love here in Kennebunkport with our annual festival of events that kicks off on in February. Shops and restaurants will open their doors with special deals for couples. If you’re looking for the perfect getaway for that special someone then Kennebunkport …
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Farewell 2020

Farewell 2020! We can all agree that we’re happy that 2020 is over and excited for what good fortune 2021 will bring. We have our fingers crossed for a speedy vaccine rollout and hope for a wonderful summer season in Kennebunkport! There are quite a few things to look forward to in 2021, so mark …
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Getting Ready for a Winter Wonderland

Kennebunkport and the 1802 House are getting ready for a Winter wonderland. We’ve been hard at work all summer relaunching the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport. In recent years there have been a few changes to our wonderful group of small, historic inns in the area. We sat down (via zoom) to talk about a relaunch, …
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Eight Reasons to Visit Kennebunkport this Fall

Not that you ever need a reason to visit our little paradise, but just in case you do, here’s eight of the best reasons to visit Kennebunkport this fall. Fall Harvest Apple picking, berry picking, pumpkin patches, and more! Nothing says autumn quite like throwing on a comfy sweater and finding that perfect piece of …
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Carl’s Cookies

Here at the 1802 House our guests health and safety comes first, always. Recently, this has meant a break from our freshly made cookies usually available in the lobby. We miss them, and we know you have missed them too. So, we’ve put together some of Carl’s cookie recipes from guest favorites so you can …
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