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Address: Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME
Activities: Driving
Description: The oceanfront home of former President George Bush.

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Cool to see Presidential Summer Home

You can get relatively close, considering, especially on the one side, to get a pretty good look at the compound.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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87 reviews 87 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

I dont get this attraction if its even an attraction. Leave the Bush family alone. Yes its a beautiful home, yes they were Presidents....but give them peace and quiet. Its also dangerous curve to park. So dont be idiot tourists.....pass it.

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Malden, MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

There's a nice view here, but that's really it. Walker's Point is (understandably) completely inaccessible, but it's nice to look at.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

You can get relatively close, considering, especially on the one side, to get a pretty good look at the compound.

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Monmouth, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Just a drive by, don't think there is really anything to do on the point, and I don't think you can get on there.

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East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

It is a little out of the way but then you are in Maine, everything is a little out of the way. Great view of the ocean and overall view of the Presidential house but not worth going out of your way for. If you are staying in or stopping by Kennebunkport then by all means find your way out... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

You can't get close; secret service is there. But, you can stop and take a picture. It's a nice vies and nice house.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We have been years before, but had forgotten how beautiful the view there is. Breathtaking, and of course we always look forward to getting pics of President Bush's residence.

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

It is a great view of the coast. Being a private summer residence of President George H.W. Bush it is only accessible to view from the roadway. Our visit was in winter and during the off season so there is no activity but a large home with a great location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and is worth the time to... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

You will get to look across the bay at the wonderful retirement retreat and home of former President Bush. This can be seen from Ocean Avenue.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This point gives you some of the most amazing sunsets I have ever seen. The whole coastline is beautiful and could only imagine what it looks like during summer. This point also allows you a great view of the Bush compound. I had read and seen pictures of this place growing up, it lived up to what I thought the... More 

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