Inn at English Meadows (Kennebunk - Kennebunkport, Maine)

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Kennebunk Beaches: An Insider’s Guide

July 31st, 2017 by Elizabeth Arruda

We may be a bit bias but Kennebunk has some of the best Maine beaches.  There is something for every beach goers taste.  Whether you are a sun bather, a beach comber, castle builder, sunset watcher, or surf chaser, allow us to point you in the right direction.  While you visit The Inn at English […]

How Does Your Garden Grow?

June 3rd, 2017 by Elizabeth Arruda

  How Does Your Garden Grow?   Gardening is a big part of life here at The Inn at English Meadows.  It has been our passion project, to make the grounds as beautiful as the inside of the inn. Our big plans are beginning to come together.  Cedar raised beds are being assembled and filled […]

Welcome 2017!

December 28th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

  Stay up, Sleep Inn & Brunch with us this New Years’!  New Year’s is all about clean slates so this year get out of town, ring in the New Year in a new place, The Inn at English Meadows, Sleep in and join us for brunch and take your time with a 1:00pm check […]

Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude!

November 23rd, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

Once again it’s the most wonderful time of year!  Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude is in its’ 35th year and shows no sign of slowing down.  Known for its beautiful seaside setting, winter is a highly anticipated time of year for Kennebunkport residents and visitors alike.   Christmas Prelude has been a “must do” holiday experience for thousands over the years […]

Best Lobster in Kennebunkport

August 13th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

When Sarah and I decided to move to Maine, a family friend told us that Mainers eat lobster more often than they eat ground beef. While I’m still not convinced that this is entirely accurate, does anyone have time to not eat a lobster when they’re in Maine? Not I. Not here. Not now. So buckle […]

Rhubarb Scone Extravaganza

July 4th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

We’re deep into rhubarb season here in Maine! We’ve been using it in our cocktails, on our bread, and now in our rhubarb scones! We used Kate’s recipe for Dreamy Blueberry Cream Scones, and adapted it to make use of our abundance of fresh produce! And now you can make them yourself! Here’s how: Ingredients: 2 cups […]

Our Favorite Cocktail: Rhubarb Shrub

June 26th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

It’s been such a whirlwind at the Inn recently! Kennebunk celebrated its first ever LAUNCH! Maritime Festival last weekend, and English Meadows took part in the town-wide Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Garden Party! Guests visited several parties, ferried between events by the lovely Hydi Drive, and were greeted with a wonderful rhubarb cocktail and delicious hors […]

Beach Day!

June 12th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

What a beautiful day here at English Meadows! Is it spring or is it summer? Who can know. After another of Kate’s wonderful breakfasts, lemon blueberry scones, berry yogurt, and zucchini frittatas (yum I’m DYING), we’re going to force the issue. It’s summer, and we’re having a beach day. If you want to take a dog […]

Launch! Festival

June 1st, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

Wow. There is such an amazing festival coming up in town- are you even ready to hear about this? This month is the very first annual LAUNCH! Maritime Festival in Kennebunk!! There’s going to be all kinds of yummy seafood everywhere, cooking contests and parties, a boat parade, and art walks! They really have things for […]

Souvenirs: Kennebunk Shopping Guide!

May 21st, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

Everyone needs souvenirs from a great vacation! Either to remember how awesome it was, or to apologize to the people you didn’t want to invite.. Don’t even worry. Sarah and I went scouting for the best souvenirs in the Kennebunks, so you can get such amazing presents that you will end up keeping them for yourself! The first […]

Mother’s Day Weekend!

May 16th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the mothers and children in the world! We certainly had a great weekend here at the Inn! On Saturday, we had blueberry cake, melon with mint and lime, and the most delicious breakfast sandwiches with avocado, bacon, and an egg. It was KILLER. Kate worked her usual wizardry on […]

Lighthouses Near the Kennebunks

March 25th, 2016 by Elizabeth Arruda

Planning a Maine Coast Lighthouse sight-seeing vacation? There are a number of lighthouses near the Kennebunks worth seeing, including Maine’s oldest lighthouse, the Portland Head Light. Maine is known for its scenic coastline, dotted here and there with historic and iconic lighthouses. If you’re on the Maine coast, you’re near a lighthouse – and the […]

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