Sleeping With History: Inns of Kennebunkport

Contemplating an escape to Coastal Maine evokes images of clipper ships, rugged beaches, lighthouses, and the most prized lobsters in North America. Kennebunkport, also the home of our 41st president, is a fine example of where all this and more comes together. Where you stay has a big impact on the quality of your experience.  Thankfully, your search is now much simpler with Inns Along the Coast, a new coalition of 8 historic inns that all meet 5-star standards like impeccably maintained rooms appointed with luxury amenities, chef prepared breakfasts, in room spa tubs and fireplaces, collectible art on display, and Wi-Fi that's strong no matter where you roam. And the best part is you're connected with properties guaranteed to be unique destinations in themselves made all the richer by their unique history and innkeeper legacy.

Inns Along the Coast also provides complete locally pre-designed itineraries that take the guess work out of which activities and sights can't be missed. 1802 House, Captain Jefferds Inn, and Inn at English Meadows are all Inns Along the Coast within walking distance of each other in Kennebunkport yet offer completely different experiences.

Steve Mirsky

I firmly believe that distinctive cuisine and life-changing travel experiences are best savored by those driven by curiosity rather than solely on the recommendations of wine connoisseurs, gourmands, and jet setters. Classic hotels, signature boutique properties, and epic dining experiences provide some of the best opportunities for an authentic introduction to new cultures and cuisine. I shar...(Read More)

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