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Captain Lord Mansion
6 Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 800, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046-0800   |  
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Ranked #2 of 27 Kennebunkport B&B and Inns
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“Perfect Getaway”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

This was our fifth stay at Captain Lord. We are always greeted back like old friends with cookies. This year, our fifth visit, we were presented with a very thoughtful gift and cookies. We are looking forward to returning next year at this time for a nice winter getaway. John & Ann Marie

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear John and Ann Marie, Thank you for your encouraging review. We truly appreciate your 5 visits and look forward to many more. Also, thank you for mentioning that our website pictures are accurate; what you see is what you get! Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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  • Service
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  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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English first
Norwood, Massachusetts
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

This was our second visit to the Captain Lord and it didnt fail to impress! We stayed in the Garden House and it was wonderfully appointed. The breakfasts are wonderful and we had a wonderful wine tasting on Saturday night.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear Jennifer, Thank you for your review and mentioning the wine tasting. We do a complimentary wine tasting the first Saturday of each month from January through May. This is a good time for Bev and I to meet guests, share a little knowledge about our wines. Also, we share some of the fun stories from our 35 years as innkeepers. Your innkeeper, Ricvk Litchfield
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Every year for the past eleven we have traveled to this jewel on the first weekend after New Years with our friends. This year was no different. A king size antique bed, and a gas fireplace. A tastefully decorated room with an overstuffed love seat and reading chair. Enough room to host our small group of friends for a pre-dinner bottle of wine. And a bathroom that greets you in the morning with a heated tile floor and aerating soaking tub... Rick and Bev have gathered a staff of the most friendly and helpful people you will find in a Bed and Breakfast. Speaking of breakfast,,,, They are unbelievably good.. If you have high standards for the Inns you stay at, this will exceed them. If you've never stayed in an Inn before, this should be your first... but not the first weekend after New Years. That one is ours.
Pete and Deb Smith

Room Tip: My favorite room is "Champion"
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear Pete and Deb, Thank you for this superlative review. You mentioned just about everything a prospective guest could want to know about our inn experience. We truly appreciate reviews such as yours. See you next year. Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

This trip was about going away for Christmas. It made being away from home for the holiday extremely comfortable. We met some really great people and enjoyed spending the evenings in The Gathering Room by the fireplace with fellow guests and having a wonderful time. Can't say enough about CLM. It's our home away from home.

  • Stayed December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear Doylestown, Thank you for both your many visits and this great review. Everything about the Captain Lord Mansion is accentuated at Christmas time due to the energy of the staff, the enthusiasm of the guests, the extensive decorations and the spirit of the season. See you soon, Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield
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Barrington, Rhode Island
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

We're looking forward to our 5th trip back. What more can you ask for than a beautiful property and a friendly staff located in a charming town? Make sure you climb to the top of the cupola with your mate and a cup of hot cider for a beautiful view of the town.

Katie and Michael

Room Tip: Stay in Merchant Suite at least once.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear Barrington, RI, Wow, another frequent vistor! Thank you for your review. Also, thank you for mentioning the Cupola to which I referred in another owner reponse. It is an out-of-the-way place in the inn to enjoy a glass of wine or bubbly! See you soon for your 5th visit. Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield
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West Swanzey, NH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013 via mobile

This was our 9th stay at the Captain Lord and we have never been disappointed. Their attention to detail is unmatched. Our first breakfast of four Sue noticed that my husband and I traded bowls of fruit at breakfast and later in the day when she saw us she asked him what he didn't like. Rather he had more blueberries than I did and he knows how much I love them so he switched with me. Every morning after that Sue had filled my bowl with blueberries! We enjoy staying at B&B's but none every come close to the services we receive at the Captain Lord. Bravo to Rick, Bev and staff for continuing to take such great care of their guests.

Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear New Hampshire, Thank you for this review and sharing the story of how attentive Sue was to your breakfast needs. She is a gem and has a computer-like memory about guest likes and dislikes. On your next visit we'll have your engraved paver situated in our "Memory Garden". Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield
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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Again the best trip ever and the best breakfast to was a great time and great new people we met too cant wait to do it again next year .. Would recommend this to amyone to try and enjoy the quilty time of r and r

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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RWL21, Owner at Captain Lord Mansion, responded to this review, January 21, 2013
Dear Fairhaven, My hometown was Fairhaven; I graduated from Fairhaven High! Thank you for your positive review. We receive so many repeat guests over the holidays that it is like "Old Home Reunion" time. It is fun to see folks the same time each year. See you next Christmas! Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield
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Address: 6 Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 800, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046-0800
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Location: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunkport
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Kennebunkport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Escape to the only AAA 4 Diamond bed and breakfast in Kennebunkport, ME. Enjoy spacious guest rooms at our Kennebunkport inn with comfy beds, heated floors, luxurious amenities, fireplaces, & Jacuzzi tubs. Our B&B in Kennebunkport also features complimentary gourmet breakfast, beach chairs & towels, Wi-Fi, in-room snacks, & afternoon beverages. Steps from wonderful shops, galleries, and restaurants, our Kennebunkport bed & breakfast is the perfect romantic Maine getaway. 2010 Fodor’s Choice! ... more   less 
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