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We happened to visit here on the day President Bush died. It made a visit to this beautiful place... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
shktenn
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South Pittsburg, Tennessee
Winter at Walker Point

You can see the flag flying at half mast on the lawn of the Bush home in Kennebunkport. It is quiet... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
paulrD3990PV
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Barnstable, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We happened to visit here on the day President Bush died. It made a visit to this beautiful place even more meaningful. Looking at the rugged coastline and the ocean brings kinship with those who came before.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank shktenn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You can see the flag flying at half mast on the lawn of the Bush home in Kennebunkport. It is quiet and serene. It was a privilege to sit overlooking the water on Walker Point and reflect on a great man.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank paulrD3990PV
Reviewed 4 days ago

Have been there 3times. Beautiful view. You just know what wonderful times the Bush family has made there with their families. Once in Kennebunkport we stopped at a nearby restaurant and there sat President HW Bush, our president st the time. With his passing this...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning as always, but this time was very emotional. We will always remember 41. I can't imagine being inside the compound looking out. It must be magical!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank G3795XUjenc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a nice spot - Walker's Point - a scenic and dramatic location. It was interesting to read up on the story of the original owner.

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Harrison-F-Carter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't drive in (logically enough), there really is no good place to park, and the compound is pretty far away so pictures are iffy, unless you have a powerful zoom lens. Best way to see it is to drive by and take photo from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank S4136XSdavidb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a “regular” person would call cottages are not what you see here. Absolutely beautiful properties with manicured lawns. Kennebunk and Kennebunkport are fantastic places to visit. Walker’s Point is exciting to see but you can’t stop and stare for obvious reasons. Even the Secret...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sketchit16
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Being so close to this most beautiful house is amazing. Being so close to the ocean the view is breathtaking.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mara D
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We loved the town of Kennebunkport, but Walker's Point was the highlight of the area. Walkers point is scenic and and wild all at the same time. The Bush family summer home is at strategic place on this beautiful peninsula!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laverne M
Reviewed November 3, 2018

The area is breath taking it certainly is a must see for everyone when visiting kennebunkport and the surrounding areas...don't miss it:)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank _dantenapoleon21
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Pat M
June 11, 2018|
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Response from bearbunch1 | Reviewed this property |
This will not allow posting a link, but do a search on this site for excursions, etc. I would say mainly the beauty--beaches, etc. and FOOD! The food is to die for!
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Jun23-2008
Midwest
Is Walker's Point still fun? (3 Replies)
The last time I was in Walker's Point was about 15 years ago, and it was a blast...Steny's....Timers....some of the others I can't remember. Anyway...is it still fun? Have the bars changed? I'll be in Milwaukee, and was thinking about checking it out again. Thanks.
May 16, 2007|
Response fromprzyk|
Timers is still there and so is Steny's, I think and several other bars. The area is getting more trendy. Many would say it has improved.