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Potomac, Maryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved how quiet the Inn was! Erin greeted us warmly and he made sure we had everything we needed. The wine and cheese before heading out to dinner was perfect and the breakfast was delicious. Our little balcony overlooking the river was ideal for sipping morning coffee and relaxing. Looking forward to a return trip!

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mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

I am wondering which room you had? Little Balcony suggest either the Cove room or the little River room. Thank you so much for the kind words and we too hope you return to visit soon. Warm regards, Harriet More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Another fantastic stay at the BHC. As usual, our hosts, food, location..everything...perfection. Stayed in the Garden room for the first time, quite a nice little private spot overlooking the gardens.

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Thank plohnes
mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Now I know who this reviewer is! I wish you two had been able to stay longer. You really looked as though you were having fun. Say " hi" to the rest of the family.. my other favorite guests.. and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Lots of good wishes, Harriet More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to start with the people- we have been visiting Harriet and Jim for so many, many years, and now with Erin taking the helm with Harriet; and Helena's special touch in the kitchen (and Jim occasional putting on an apron for old times sake)- it is always a special visit for us. The rooms and setting are amazing,... More 

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mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Paul B, I have been trying to figure out who you are. Your review is sooo nice and sooo appreciated. Jim does indeed put on the apron once a week and Helena is our chief chef during the week. Jim thanks God for that. She is really good. We thank you very much for the review. I will ask Erin... More 

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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a comfortable and relaxing location by the river, close to downtown Kennebunkport. It is nice retreat after a day of sightseeing or jostling with crowds on the beach. The staff is very attentive, rooms were clean and tastefully decorated and the breakfast was deliciously delightful.

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Thank filimaui
mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. I like the concept of the inn being..." a retreat after a day of sightseeing or jostling crowds on the beach" I think one of the best things about Bufflehead Cove is it's location. We can see Kennebunkport when looking down river but we are hidden away in the woods. We hope you... More 

Stow, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a place where there is no pressure, has an amazing setting, spectacular rooms, unparalleled service and best home made breakfasts, make your reservation today! No place better in New England! Erin and Harriet are the best! Don't think twice about booking here. 👍😀

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mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hi Jilli 1955. I love the title of your review. Cooper certainly loved the ducks! Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to your next visit. Have a great winter! Harriet More 

Hartford, Connecticut
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482 reviews
108 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A true family run New England Inn...located just outside of the busy town center. You have the best of the quiet riverside location and view and still can get everywhere by foot or car quite easily. Great gourmet breakfasts and attention to special diets. Don't miss this one!

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Thank joel r
mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Joel r, Helena was very happy to provide those special diet meals. Thank God she understands allergies and can work with that knowledge. We enjoyed having you here. Have a good fall and winter, Harriet More 

Kings Park, New York
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a genuine gem! A must stay for anyone wanting peace quiet beauty and a warm friendly hostess. The inn sits right on the river. Harriet and her son Erin were the best of hosts. Gourmet breakfast each morning sitting on the porch overlooking the river. Wish I could live there permanently. Thank you for a wonderful two days

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mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Susan G, you are so welcome and what a nice review. We do hope you get to return sometime in the future. Lots of good wishes sent your way, Harriet More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed here twice for romantic getaways and we absolutely love it. The view is spectacular, the breakfasts are incredible, and the hospitality is wonderful. Harriet is extremely knowledgeable about the area and is very helpful with answering questions and offering ideas of things to do in the area. We have stayed in the Cove room and the River room... More 

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Thank Kate G
mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hi Kate G, Thank you so much for the complements. I guess I am knowledgeable about the area because I have lived here all my life! It's a pretty great place to live. Helena will be pleased that you so enjoyed the breakfasts. She is the best! We are really lucky to have her as our breakfast chef. We look... More 

Montreal, Quebec
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed at this inn several times and have never been disappointed. This time we stayed in their very private River Cottage for 5 glorious days. What a beautiful location and cottage! We did not want to leave. The fresh flowers were a lovely touch and the daily breakfasts were delicious. Harriet and her son Erin go out of their... More 

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mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello from Bufflehead Cove, I am glad your trip home went smoothly. I was concerned about the border! Thank you for the complements and we are glad you both enjoyed the River Cottage. Have a great rest of the summer... it's going by quickly... and a good winter. More 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Kennebunk to go whale watching. What a gem we found. The view from the large porch was wow! We stayed in the River room with a small balcony. I would highly recommend this B&B and will stay here when we get a chance to come back to this area. Hospitality was great. Wine and cheese in the... More 

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mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

HI Connie R, thank you for your nice review. I am so glad you enjoyed the inn and the River room. That is our smallest room with the smallest bathroom but it does have a great view. We look forward to seeing you again sometime in the future. Warm regards, Harriet More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bufflehead Cove Inn is Kennebunkport Maine lodging at its best. Visit this intimate Bed and Breakfast in Kennebunkport Maine today to experience the serenity and seclusion of waterfront lodging. Secluded and private, the Bufflehead Cove Inn is the perfect destination for summer vacations, rejuvenating weekend getaways, or simply a trip to get away from it all. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bufflehead Cove Inn

Address: 20 Bufflehead Cove Ln, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7762
Location: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunk
Price Range: $209 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Bufflehead Cove Inn Kennebunk, Maine
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