Enjoy the Kennebunkport Coast on a Lobster Boat Cruise

Enjoy Maine’s Southern Coast by getting out on the water.  A Rugosa Lobster Boat cruise is a great way to see the sights and learn about our Maine crustaceans. We have some beautiful coastline on our doorstep here in Kennebunkport.  Getting out on the water is a great way to see our picturesque town’s attractions from …
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The White Columns is a Look into Kennebunkport History

Tour the White Columns and be transported back to the days of sea captains and wealthy merchants.  It’s a beautiful way to visit Kennebunkport’s history. Dozens of houses in Kennebunkport were once home to sea captains and wealthy merchants.  The White Columns is one of the best examples of life in the Coastal Maine Victorian …
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Spirit of Massachusetts Restaurant sails into the Kennebunks

There’s a new restaurant in Kennebunk’s Lower Village, just across the bridge from Kennebunkport’s Dock Square, right on the river.  And all we can say is WOW! The Spirit of Massachusetts has been the dream of Pilot House owner, and longtime Kennebunks resident, Dwight Raymond for some time.  Dwight also owns and runs the First Chance …
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Maine is home to a thriving Artisan Cheese Making Industry

Lobster and blueberries are synonymous with Maine.  The Craft Beer market has firmly taken hold.  But do you think of cheese when we mention Maine?  Oh, yes! According to the Maine Cheese Guild, there are 80 licensed cheesemakers in the state of Maine.  Compare that to Vermont, well known as a cheese making state, that …
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Enjoy Running or Walking our Trails when in Kennebunkport

Fancy a stroll along the beach at sunset, exploring the marshlands or biking along the Eastern Trail?  The Kennebunks are walking, running and bike friendly and you don’t have to go far to find someplace to get out and stretch your legs. If you want some sightseeing (and shopping) with your walk, we recommend Ocean Avenue.  It’s a …
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Five things to do when visiting Kennebunkport, Maine

Kennebunkport is a lovely little coastal Maine seaside village.  Here’s a few recommendations from us locals to get you started on enjoying your time here. DINING in the Kennebunks is sure to be a highlight of your visit.  We have so many really wonderful restaurants in this area, providing a wide variety to choose from.  Of …
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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 …
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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 …
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