Maine Stay Inn and Cottages, Kennebunkport

Welcome to the Maine Stay Inn and Cottages, a romantic bed and breakfast Inn offering premier accommodations, unparalleled hospitality and the unsurpassed beauty of the rocky coast of Kennebunkport, Maine.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Maine Stay Inn and Cottages maine-stay-porchoffers a relaxed sophistication and comfortable ambiance within the quaint seaside village of Kennebunkport, Me. Built in 1860 on property given to him by his father, Captain Melville Walker made this beautiful home his personal family residence.

The grandson of one of the earliest Kennebunkport families, Captain Walker was a merchant sea captain who sailed around the world, often bringing his wife, Abbie, and children with him on his journeys.

Highly respected, Captain Walker was known as a fastidious navigator and savvy merchant.  His grand home and its spacious landscaped lawns now welcome guests from around the globe.

Choose the romance and charm of an updated Victorian Inn room or the intimacy of a cottage Suite.  Relax around a cozy fire or enjoy a double whirlpool Jacuzzi tub.

Whether you seek a romantic getaway or a family vacation, The Maine Stay Inn offers the grace and splendor of a bygone era. The Maine Stay Inn + Cottages offers a rich variety of bed and breakfast accommodations. Guest rooms and suites in the main house evoke a character and allure of a bygone era and provide guests with a classic bed and breakfast experience, while our romantic cottage suites offer more spacious lodging and a wide variety of amenities.

Awaken to a gourmet breakfast served in our dining room, or delivered to your cottage suite – enjoy in bed or your private breakfast room. Whatever your pleasure, you will enjoy the grace and elegance of a simpler time while basking in the comforts of today. Perfectly located in the quiet residential Historic District, you are just a short stroll along tree-lined streets to the fine shops, galleries and restaurants of Kennebunkport’s Dock Square.

Nearby nature trails, sandy beaches and quiet coves provide the tranquility that will soothe your soul.

Perfectly located in the quiet residential Historic District, you are just a short stroll along tree-lined streets to fine shops, galleries and restaurants of Kennebunkport’s Dock Square. Nearby nature trails, sandy beaches and quiet coves provide the tranquility maine-stay-cottagesthat will sooth your soul.

In the summer, beach towels, umbrellas, and chairs are available for use by our guests.  We also have a covered bicycle rack, off street parking, restaurant directory, and complimentary loan from our movie collection.  We always offer treats and beverages between 3:00 and 5:00.

Exceptional warmth and hospitality greets you from the time you enter the front door.  Let Judi and Walter, the Maine Stay innkeepers; help you plan your daily excursions, dining reservations and itinerary to make your stay everything you imagined and more. Free WiFi is available to all guests, and we offer a small business center for printing boarding passes or those who can’t seem to escape the office!

The Maine Stay Inn Bed and Breakfast is the ideal base from which to explore Kennebunkport, enjoy the ports and beaches of this quaint seaside village or to take day trips to New Hampshire’s White Mountains, Boston, Salem, or up the rocky coast to Portland, Freeport, Boothbay and Camden, ME.

Guest Rooms
The Maine Stay Inn Bed and Breakfast Kennebunkport, Maine

Maine Stay Inn and cottages Kennebunkport Room-12Deluxe Fireplace Suite 12

Choose to enjoy breakfast delivered to your door for breakfast in bed in this completely renovated queen suite.

Overlooking perennial gardens and landscaped grounds and decorated in warm tones with citron accents, bedroom offers 32? flat panel TV/DVD, iPad dock, Keurig coffee system and a cozy eating area. Luxury private tiled bath features a 2-person shower with a rain forest shower head and multiple body jets. French doors lead into spacious living room with ample plush seating around a glowing gas fireplace. Also features the most comfortable queen-sized sleeper sofa available. Stained glass, oval crystal starburst windows, and bay windows bring original details to this modern suite.

The Garden Room 14Garden Room 14

Adorned with rich cranberry and gold wallpaper, maple hardwood floors, and furnished with a queen four poster bed, this charming guest room has a cozy gas fireplace and 32? flat panel HDTV/DVD. Features an expansive private deck with a Victorian bistro set, umbrella table, and two anti-gravity lounge chairs.

The fully private bathroom has just been renovated and features an extra deep soaker tub for added relaxation. Though the Garden Room is our smallest guest room, it is our most requested, as private entrance and beautiful wide French doors leading to the deck render it open and airy. 1st floor.

Contemporary Cottage cottage-suite-11-2Cottage Suite 11

This Contemporary Cottage suite with king bed boasts a modern design with bold turquoise tones complemented with rich chocolate and crisp white accents.  Sitting area features an electric fireplace 32? HDTV, and plush sleeper sofa with a full/queen sleeper sofa with Tempurpedic mattress.

Breakfast room offers refrigerator, freezer, microwave, and Keurig coffee maker, and with seating for up to 4, you can enjoy breakfast delivered to your door in style.  Private bath with tub/shower combination. Maximum occupancy: 4.

Romantic Cottage Suite 3Romantic Cottage 3

Recently redecorated in traditionally in light blues and whites, geometric patterns, and California King mahogany plantation bed, this romantic New England style suite features fireplace, dark hardwood floors, iPad docking station and cozy loveseat perfect for two. Large flat panel TV (portable DVD player available upon request).

Separate breakfast room with marble counter tops and crystal chandelier is equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, gourmet Keurig coffee maker. The luxurious bathroom boasts a double whirlpool tub and shower.  State of the art heating and cooling system is perfect for keeping you comfortable all year round.

Contact The Maine Stay Inn & Cottages at the Melville Walker House

PO Box 1800 – 34 Maine Street
Kennebunkport, Maine 04046
Phone: (800) 950-2117 – (207) 967-2117

Contact The Maine Stay Inn