The temperatures have dropped, snow is on the ground, and winter fun has arrived here in Kennebunkport! Come enjoy a few days at our cozy bed and breakfast and make the most of these wonderful winter activities.

French toast in white bowl with sausagesStart the day with a hearty breakfast at the inn.

After a restful night’s sleep in one of our comfortable beds, come join us for breakfast in the dining room. Enjoy fresh coffee or a pot of tea in one of our signature mugs before tucking into a three course, freshly prepared breakfast. Delicious pastry’s, fresh fruit or yoghurt followed by one of our amazing hot entrees. Then, don your cold weather gear and head out for a day of fun in the snow.

Want to try a little snowshoeing?

The 1802 House is located next to The Cape Arundel Golf Course, 89 acres of beautiful snow filled landscapes for you to enjoy. We can provide you with snowshoes and a cozy fire fireplace to return to. Walk alongside the river for the best views and keep a look out for our Bald Eagle as you go.

Winter fun has arrived here in KennebunkportGo Dog Sledding.

Just up the road in Oxford, Maine is The Ultimate Dog Sledding Experience, they offer a range of sledding experiences from an hour to three days. They also offer an introductory sledding class if you want to take up the harness. Meet the dogs before settling into the sled, then settle down for your excursion through a frozen wonderland.  

Take a Turn on the Ice

What is a winter vacation without a little ice skating? The Waterhouse Center in downtown Kennebunk is free to use and open all day until 8pm. Check out the shops nearby then stop and grab lunch at Christian’s Cafe or Boulangerie.

You can also skate at Parsons Field in Kennebunkport. Open from dawn until dusk. This rink offers loaner skates in various sizes.

Want something a little more relaxing?

A busy day of activities not your thing? Maybe you want something a little more relaxing?  Cottage Breeze spa has just what you need. Couple’s massages and facials are just some of the wonderful treats that await you in this calm and serene environment. Located just a short stroll from Dock Square.

Chocolate Desert on tableWhat’s for Dinner?

Spend your evening with a wonderful cocktail and dinner at Chez Rosa. This independent and locally owned French Bistro is the perfect place to round off your day. Chef Kyle and his wife Yazmin operate this wonderful restaurant serving French comfort food and delicious cocktails in a warm and cozy environment.

These are just a few of the many activities that Kennebunkport has to offer during the colder months. And after you’ve spent a busy day, sledding, skating, snowshoeing or simply relaxing, come home to the 1802 House and put your feet up by the fire. We’ll put the kettle on for you.