Visit Kennebunkport, New England
Kennebunkport, New England
Kennebunkport is a pleasant coastal town known as the summer retreat of the presidential Bush family (the house has been in the family since the 19th century).
On warm sunny days the beaches are a major draw, but Kennebunkport's many small boutiques, art galleries and restaurants make for a pleasant visit at any time of year.
Dedicated shoppers may want to visit nearby Kittery, where dozens of outlets and factory stores offer plenty of bargains.
Suggested itineraries featuring Kennebunkport
Our itineraries will give you suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Kennebunkport, and they showcase routes we know work particularly well. Treat them as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.
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Places near Kennebunkport
- New Hampshire 56 miles away
- North Conway 59 miles away
- Boston 76 miles away
- Lincoln/North Woodstock 77 miles away
- Bennington 77 miles away
- Bretton Woods 79 miles away
- Maine 82 miles away
- Sugar Hill 89 miles away
- Provincetown 92 miles away
- Camden 92 miles away
- Woodstock 105 miles away
- Cape Cod 106 miles away
- Hyannis 119 miles away
- Chatham 119 miles away
- Sturbridge 119 miles away
- Vermont 125 miles away
- Falmouth 126 miles away
- Manchester 132 miles away
- Bar Harbor 134 miles away
- Newport, Rhode Island 137 miles away
- Martha's Vineyard 138 miles away
- Nantucket 145 miles away
- Burlington 157 miles away
- Lenox 159 miles away
- Stockbridge 163 miles away
- Lake George 163 miles away
- Saratoga Springs 168 miles away
- Albany 173 miles away
- Lake Placid 186 miles away
- New York 256 miles away
- New York State 277 miles away
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Accommodation choices for Kennebunkport
We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Kennebunkport. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.
Dating back to 1884, Nonantum, meaning 'blessing' or 'pray', is a family-run resort situated in one of New England's best-known seaside villages, renowned for its pristine beaches and rocky shores.
Quintessential New England hideaway nestled among the trees of coastal town Kennebunkport. Luxury guestrooms and exquisite service make this the most romantic choice.
The Lodge on the Cove is nestled on a wooded cove in Kennebunkport, and offers a relaxed Maine experience. The property features natural elements, and work by local artists, along with recently renovated modern rooms.
The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel sits on a prime, riverside location on the harbour side of the Kennebunk River, just steps from Dock Square in central Kennebunkport. Guests can dine at David’s KPT, helmed by celebrated Portland chef and restaurateur David Turin.
The Kennebunkport Inn offers 49 rooms divided between the Main Inn and the Wharfside building across the street.
Ideas for experiencing Kennebunkport
Our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know the places that could feature in your trip. These activities reflect some of the experiences they've most enjoyed while visiting Kennebunkport, and which use the best local guides.
Embark on a culinary tour of Kennebunkport’s signature seafood and artisan fare. Taste your way around the town’s thriving food scene, taking in everything from whoopie pies (the state’s official sweet treat) and blueberry-filled doughnuts to lavender mead and fresh coffee.