Celebrating Four Years at 1802 House in Kennebunkport

We are celebrating today.  It has been four years since Roger and I became new innkeepers when we purchased the 1802 House Bed and Breakfast in Kennebunkport! Owning an Inn has been something that I’ve always wanted to do.  Roger and I would stay in Bed and Breakfasts when we were traveling in the US …
Read More

Breakfast Taste Better Using Maine Made Ingredients

Maine is a state of small businesses.  We are pleased to support our Maine friends by using Maine made ingredients in our freshly prepared gourmet breakfasts. We take the “Breakfast” in Bed and Breakfast very seriously here at the 1802 House.  We prepare a three course breakfast each morning, and we do try to make something …
Read More

The 2016 Kennebunkport Festival is a Foodie Celebration

  We’re turning our sites to summer here on the Maine coast.  June is just around the corner and the annual Kennebunkport Food Festival will be coming soon. If you’ve never attended the Festival, we would love to encourage you to come up and join us.  There’s so many great things to see and do …
Read More

Explore our past at Kennebunkport Historical Society

Kennebunkport has a rich history.  The Kennebunkport Historical Society focuses their attention year around on capturing and storing that history for our visitors to enjoy while on vacation. There are two locations and we recommend you explore both if you have time.  The White Columns is a restored Victorian era home that still retains the original …
Read More

Old Vines Wine Bar, NEW Favorite Kennebunkport Dining

Old Vines Wine Bar has been resident in Kennebunk’s Lower Village since 2009.  New owners have taken this tapas-style, small plate dining experience to a whole new level of WOW! The interior of Old Vines is casual and intimate.  Seating is at small tables, a couple of high tops or at the bar.  Sat back …
Read More

March is Maple Month and they’re making Syrup in Maine

Sunny days and below freezing nights in the months of February and March in Maine are perfect conditions for the Maple trees sap to start flowing.  The Maple Syrup producers are working around the clock to turn that sap into the sweet syrup we all know and love. Like wine, maple syrup varies year to …
Read More

Kennebunkport Maine is a Paradise for Craft Beer Lovers

Whether you prefer a light ale, a British style bitter, IPA or a stout, Kennebunkport’s got craft beer lovers covered. The Kennebunkport Brewing Company (KBC) is a small brewery located under Federal Jacks pub in Lower Village.  This “brew with a view” hand crafts their beers on the premises.  Many are available for take-out in …
Read More

A Celebration of Maine Produce at 50 Local in Kennebunk

Dining at 50 Local in Kennebunk offers a French bistro atmosphere with American flair, and really defines the farm-to-table movement through their commitment to local farms and fisheries. Located on Main Street in Kennebunk, 50 Local is a 10 minute drive from the 1802 House Bed and Breakfast.  The restaurant is owned by local girl …
Read More