Book Your Stay

Our Insiders’ Look at the Top Attractions and Best Things To Do Around the ‘Port

Since the 1870s, when seaside hotels and summer cottages first beckoned to trainloads of city escapees, Kennebunkport has been a dream destination for travelers in search of the perfect balance of serenity and stimulation. The pace remains easy, the vibe is laidback, yet behind Kennebunkport’s quaint façade, you’ll discover remarkable cultural sophistication.

With so many fascinating and exhilarating things to do and see within a small radius of this historic and happening coastal town, how will you fill your days by the sea? Allow us to introduce you to some of Kennebunkport’s most cherished things to do, from spying lighthouses on a scenic drive to swimming, surfing or simply relishing the sights and sounds at four magnificent ocean beaches. There are myriad ways to get out on the water: schooner voyages, kayaking excursions, whale watching and fishing boat trips. Stretch your legs on a hike or on a golf course. Be inspired by museums, one-of-a-kind shops and galleries. Feast on fresh seafood, sip craft-brewed beer, enjoy live music as memorable days come to a close. Find even more recommendations on the best places to go, eat, and shop in our coastal town on DestinationKennebunkport.com.

When you stay at the Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, our expert team will guide you toward experiences that resonate… all just minutes away.