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Bufflehead Cove Inn

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff here makes you feel like you are part of the family. Hattie & Aaron make you feel so special and go out of their way to make sure you have everything you need. They are truly special people. Helena can cook like no other. She took us on a private tour and made us feel so special. The... More 

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

Hi Gerri H, I loved the 'Hattie'.. note that my response name is mainehatty! We totally enjoyed your visit. Did you get any good photos of the lighthouse? I will have Helena read your review. I hope you do return someday, you are a fun couple. Tell your husband that I hope he has his sea legs for future boat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first stay at Bufflehead Cove Inn. The Inn was built in late 1800's so do not expect a modern day Ritz-Carlton, but do expect an exceedingly comfortable room with beautiful views, warm and efficient hospitality, and a location that makes a drive into the town center a breeze. The entire staff worked to make our stay enjoyable.... More 

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

Hello John O, We too wish you could have stayed more than the one night you were here. It is really nice of you to take the time to write a complementary review after such a brief visit with us. I do hope you visit us again some time in the future. Warm regards from Maine, Harriet Gott More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Bufflehead Cove as well as the owners and staff. We vacation there often. The rooms, views of land and water, the setting invites pure relaxing and comfort. Bufflehead also has an amazing breakfast for its guests. Harriet and Erin, thank you for not only your hospitality, but also for everything you do to assure our comfort ... which... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the location and it didn't disappoint, the scenery and surroundings were truly magical right down to the flock of geese that just suddenly landed in the lake like a scene out of a nature programme. The owner was attentive and helpful right down to the chocolates waiting in our room at the end of... More 

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

Once again, a lovely review. I like the sentence:"...the scenery and surroundings were truly magical right down to the flock of geese that just suddenly landed in the lake like a scene out of a nature program." We hope you have the opportunity to return to the US and can visit us again in Maine. Warm regards from Harriet and... More 

North Attleboro, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary in the lovely River Cottage. It surpassed our expectations as well as the amenities this wonderful Bed and Breakfast offered. We enjoyed a gourmet breakfast each morning and wine and cheese each evening on their beautiful deck overlooking the Kennebunk River. Erin is a special Inn Keeper. He graciously welcomed us when we arrived... More 

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Thank mamara12
mainehatty, Owner at Bufflehead Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hi mamara12, This is a very nice review. It pleases us when we hear that we have helped make a guest's visit special. I will pass on your message to Erin. I too think he is a special inn keeper as well as a special son! We probably won't be around in 40 years but look forward to hosting you... More 

Potomac, Maryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank jmcdermottmd
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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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks 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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 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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Thank jilli1955
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 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: $210 - $456 (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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