Whether you’re a local looking for a stay-cation, or are planning a visit to the Seacoast, we’ve curated a list of lovely boutique hotels and charming inns throughout southern Maine and coastal New Hampshire—from Kennebunkport to Portsmouth!

THE INN DOWNTOWN | PORTSMOUTH, NH

The Inn Downtown is Portsmouth’s first boutique apartment-style hotel of its kind, offering 10 modern studio apartments for the independent traveler. The inn is housed in a beautifully-renovated historic building (1809) located in the heart of downtown.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE INN DOWNTOWN…

Stay for a few days, a week, or a month! The Inn Downtown’s guest studios feature fully equipped kitchenettes and access to laundry facilities. 

Local hotelier, Dan, shares wonderful Portsmouth recommendations for your stay in town!

THE VIEWPOINT | YORK, MAINE

The ViewPoint Hotel on York’s Nubble Peninsula offers serenity and comfort with its luxurious accommodations and breathtaking views of the ocean all year long…

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE VIEWPOINT HOTEL…

The ViewPoint offers activities galore! A day at the beach? Morning Yoga at the Nubble?? Join Koan Wellness and CFaulk Fitness for seasonal, on-side fitness classes!

Learn about current specials offered at The ViewPoint Hotel!

Visit the hotel’s sister property—Stone’s Throw restaurant—for a memorable dinner along the beach!

CAPTAIN FAIRFIELD INN | KENNEBUNKPORT, MAINE

Located in the heart of historic Kennebunkport, Maine, Captain Fairfield Inn is a chic boutique bed and breakfast, complete with New England charm and modern amenities.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT CAPTAIN FAIRFIELD INN:

After a fun-filled day exploring Kennebunkport, enjoy a glass of wine and the Inn’s famous fresh-baked cookies on the patio!

Whether you choose to stay in one of the charming guest rooms, or rent the entire inn, browse the Inn’s curated guide to Kennebunkport!

THE INN AT ENGLISH MEADOWS | KENNEBUNK, MAINE

Set in a tastefully-renovated 1800’s home in Kennebunk’s Lower Village, the Inn at English Meadows is a quiet, relaxing, and welcoming Maine getaway. Offering luxurious lodging and exceptional breakfasts, this Kennebunk bed and breakfast hosts a unique combination of modern amenities, paired with impeccably-maintained historic details…

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE INN AT ENGLISH MEADOWS:

Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of town, The Inn At English Meadows is a beautiful a half-mile walk to Dock Square—the heart of Kennebunkport!

Looking to enhance your upcoming stay? Browse some special additions!

ALE HOUSE INN | PORTSMOUTH, NH

Located in the historic Portsmouth Brewing Company building (c.1880), Ale House Inn, is Portsmouth’s premier boutique urban inn. Centrally located in the Market Square district, Ale House Inn is surrounded by the many shops, restaurants, cafes, and historic sites that make Portsmouth so special.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT ALE HOUSE INN:

What makes Portsmouth such a special year-round destination? Take a peek at the Portsmouth Guide, curated by the Ale House Inn team!

If you love history, learn more about the historic property this Inn calls “home”.

STONES THROW | YORK BEACH, MAINE

Ocean views, cozy rooms, and simple beach-y living… Sounds dreamy, doesn’t it?? Welcome to Stones Throw—a beautiful boutique surf-style hotel located on Long Sands Beach—Just a few miles away from downtown York Beach, York Harbor, and York Village!

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT STONE’S THROW:

On the first level of the hotel is the boutique’s sister business—a deliciously fresh and fun restaurant that goes by the same name, Stones Throw!

Take a peek at current specials offered by Stones Throw!

Wondering what to do while visiting York? Take a peek at Stones Throw’s local recommendations!

WALDO EMERSON INN | KENNEBUNK, MAINE

Built in 1753, the Waldo Emerson Inn is a former shipbuilder’s mansion that boasts historic and architecturally-rich design. Located just a few miles from the heart of Kennebunkport ,the Inn is serene, refined and stately, with historical charm and a touch of elegant whimsy.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT WALDO EMERSON INN:

Originally built by Waldo Emerson, legend has it that famed poet and essayist, Ralph Waldo Emerson, his nephew, spent his summers writing in the front parlor.

The London-trained chef and innkeeper prepares a two-course gourmet breakfast for guests each morning.

THE HOTEL PORTSMOUTH | PORTSMOUTH, NH

Unique among downtown Portsmouth hotels, The Hotel Portsmouth is a grand, historic, boutique hotel that is warm, welcoming, and cozy, The Hotel Portsmouth offers all of the amenities one would expect to find at a large hotel, with the cozy charm of a bed and breakfast.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE HOTEL PORTSMOUTH:

The Hotel Portsmouth is large enough to host group meetings, retreats, and small conferences!

Learn about the Hotel’s history, and enjoy its very own curated guide to Portsmouth!

STAGE NECK INN | YORK, MAINE

Relax, unwind, and enjoy a true getaway at the oceanfront Stage Neck Inn hotel and resort in beautiful York Harbor, Maine. Stage Neck offers spacious accommodations with modern amenities and classic New England décor. Breathtaking views, on-site dining and activities, and the sound of the ocean make for the perfect stay…

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT STAGE NECK INN:

Enjoy beautiful views, while dining outdoors, at Stage Neck Inn’s two restaurants—Shearwater and Gallow’s Point!

Treat yourself to a luxurious treatment at the hotel’s on-site spa!

THE WATER STREET INN | KITTERY, MAINE

Tucked along the bank of the Piscataqua River, The Water Street Inn is a charming residence-turned-inn that offers modern amenities and inviting hospitality. Situated half a mile in either direction from historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire and sweet Kittery Foreside, the Seacoast is at your fingertips!

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE WATER STREET INN:

Do you know you can reserve the full house on-site at The Water Street Inn??

Take a peek at the Inn’s curated Guide to the Seacoast!

THE TRELLIS HOUSE | OGUNQUIT, MAINE

The Trellis House is a charming and luxurious bed and breakfast located in the heart of Ogunquit, Maine—just steps from downtown, the beach, the Marginal Way, and Perkins Cove!

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE TRELLIS HOUSE:

During your stay, savor freshly-made breakfast every morning. And enjoy the taste and fond memories of The Trellis House as you peruse their very own cookbook!

The Trellis House also offers a private full-house rental two blocks from the bed & breakfast!

THE KENNEBUNKPORT CAPTAIN’S COLLECTION | KENNEBUNKPORT, MAINE

A collection of the most significant historic ship captains’ homes in the heart of Kennebunkport, the Kennebunkport Captains Collection, offers your coastal home away from home. Located in the town’s historic district, the Collection encompasses Captain Lord Mansion, Captain Jefferds Inn, Maine Stay Inn & Cottages, and the Captain’s Garden House. Each property is unique, but all possess nautical charm, a deep-rooted history, and amenities to fit the needs and desires of today’s traveler.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE CAPTAIN’S COLLECTION:

Meet each individual inn, and learn about nightly stays and weekly rentals!

While in town, why not take part in a scavenger hunt??

MORNING GLORY INN | YORK, MAINE

A distinctive bed and breakfast tucked away in York Harbor, Maine, the Morning Glory Inn is a quiet, 5-bedroom escape. Surrounded by nature and beautiful landscaping, this charming inn is close to all that the Seacoast area has to offer!

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT MORNING GLORY INN:

While in York, enjoy water activities, as well as some of Margie and Doug’s favorite local restaurants!

Morning Glory Inn is now open for full rentals through early October.

THE SAILMAKER’S HOUSE | PORTSMOUTH, NH

A blend of traditional and modern, The Sailmaker’s House is an independent boutique inn located in the center of beautiful downtown Portsmouth. This charming and cozy inn shares welcoming hospitality in a historic home, just steps from Strawbery Banke, world-class dining, Prescott Park, Market Square, and all that the city has to offer!

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE SAILMAKER’S HOUSE:

Learn a bit about the historic property that is now home to The Sailmaker’s House!

Enhance your stay with a special locally-inspired package, and take a peek at the Portsmouth City Guide curated by the inn!

ANCHORAGE BY THE SEA | OGUNQUIT, MAINE

Located along the Marginal Way, in the heart of Ogunquit, the Anchorage By The Sea is a family-owned and operated resort that provides everything you could want for a wonderful Maine vacation! Breathtaking oceanfront views of the Atlantic, and a poolside respite are just a few of many benefits for guests to enjoy…

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT ANCHORAGE BY THE SEA:

Anchorage by the Sea is open to guests 7 days a week, 365 days a year, so we can enjoy Ogunquit in every season!

Enjoy stunning ocean views while dining at Anchorage By The Sea’s on-site restaurant, Surf Point 360!

MARTIN HILL INN | PORTSMOUTH, NH

Martin Hill Inn is Portsmouth’s original Bed & Breakfast. Located in the West End neighborhood and a 10-15 minute walk to downtown Portsmouth, this charming property serves a 2-course breakfast every morning, and provides complimentary wifi and parking for all guests.

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT MARTIN HILL INN:

See what Megan and Russ recommend during your stay in downtown Portsmouth!

In the mood for a tasty breakfast? Megan and Russ share some of their famous recipes online!

THE GREAT ISLAND INN | NEW CASTLE, NH

Experience New Castle like a local at the Great Island Inn—a modern, apartment-style inn designed with the independent traveler in mind. Housed in a newly-renovated, 1820s home on New Castle island, this charming, nautical-inspired inn features six studio apartments fully equipped kitchens and in-room laundry. 

A FEW THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT GREAT ISLAND INN:

Learn about this beautiful island town and the Great Island Inn’s personalized concierge services! Here are a few local recommendations to start…

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