Whether you take particular interest in historical ventures, shopping or sports or just want to experience another great adventure, Kennebunkport is abound with something for every taste and for every season. Some forty miles north of the city is the Cape Elizabeth Lighthouse, recognized as one of the greatest attractions of the area and familiar from posters and postcards.
Those staying in the village can choose from a variety of Kennebunkport lodging options ranging from small and rustic bed and breakfast inns to some large international-style hotels. The majority of Kennebunkport hotels can be found in historical homes, reflecting the history but offering all modern amenities and comfort of today. Some of the most attractive and widely reputed Kennebunkport lodgings include the Colony Hotel - Kennebunkport, Kennebunkport Inn, Shorelands Guest Resort Kennebunk, White Barn Inn, the Captain Fairfield Inn, House Inn Kennebunkport and more.
Ranked with the most luxurious Kennebunkport lodgings, the Colony Hotel is a landmark resort surrounded by 11 acres of lush green gardens, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Listed as one of the Historic Hotels of America, it was constructed in 1914 and features award-winning banquet facilities and cuisine, outdoor swimming pool, guestrooms filled with antiques and a private beach.
The hotel facilities have expanded with each generation and include today heated saltwater swimming pools, surf beach, private safe and fantastic organic gardens among others. Located within easy walking distance is Dock Square, a picturesque village of restaurants, boutique shops and art galleries. Available at the Colony Hotel are a stunning array of water and land sports and activities, including an 18-hole golf course, seven tennis courts, wildlife preserves, parasailing, canoeing, kayaking, whale watching, fishing and sailing. Within a ten miles radius are miles of white sand beaches, the Seashore Trolley Museum and Cape Porpoise Harbor.
Those looking for secluded intimate place should consider Kennebunkport Inn, a quiet romantic resort ideal for seafaring adventurers and travelers alike seeking the best New England resorts can offer. All of the 34 guest rooms contain four poster beds and antiques, and are equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, alarm clock, bath with a tub-shower combination and hairdryers. Hotel facilities include lounge, meeting and banquet facilities, outdoor parking, pools and shops.
Originally built in the 1800s, White Barn Inn is one of the most favorite Kennebunkport lodgings that have managed to preserve charm and ambiance of its earlier days. Not only is its welcome just as warm as it used to be many years ago, but the renowned old inn has changed into a luxurious hotel offering world-class amenities in friendly and relaxing atmosphere. All the guest rooms and elegant suites are individually decorated and feature AM/FM alarm clock, television with cable and hairdryers.
Visitors can also take advantage of numerous hotel amenities, such as free parking, concierge, pool, restaurant, safe deposit box, commercial services and meeting and banquet facilities.
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