The Inn at English Meadows, Maine
|141 Port Road, 04043, Kennebunk, Maine, UNITED STATES.|
Description: The Inn at English MeadowsStanding less than two kilometres from the beach at Kennebunkport, The Inn at English Meadows is situated in a newly renovated mid-1800s Greek Revival mansion. Surrounded by beautiful landscaped English gardens, this charming property offers luxurious boutique-style lodging and friendly, welcoming hospitality in a delightful heritage setting.
Featuring a unique combination of modern furniture and fixtures paired with immaculately restored and maintained historic elements, such as the house's original mouldings and broad timber plank floors, The Inn at English Meadows is a wonderful spot for exploring this beautiful corner of Maine. A ten minute walk from Dock Square, the centre of Kennebunkport, with its shops, galleries, restaurants and historic homes, the inn is also within easy reach of broad sandy beaches and dramatic rocky coastlines, as well as the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge. Guests can also enjoy whale watching, offshore fishing, trips on a historic schooner, or sea kayaking, among many other fascinating experiences and activities.
One of the highlights of any stay at The Inn at English Meadows has to be its three-course gourmet breakfast, featuring the finest, locally sourced fresh ingredients and artisan produce, freshly baked cakes, pastries and biscuits, fruit and dairy products, and the Inn's own English Meadows Blend coffee. Special diet requirements can be accommodated on advance request.
Type of rooms: The Inn at English MeadowsBeach Walk:
The Beach Walk room is tucked away in the rear of the second floor of the carriage house, it is very quiet and private. This room feels like a warm lazy afternoon at the beach, done in misty yellows, rich greens, and deep browns. An ideal place to catch a mid-day nap after a long day strolling the beautiful Maine beaches. Indulge in the luxurious Frette fine linens, queen-size bed, flat-screen TV, and enjoy the comfort of your own private bath. One queen-size bed.
This cheerful room located at the rear of the first floor of The Carriage House faces the rear of the property, overlooking heritage lilacs and the meadow. The room has a spacious feel with south-west exposures and features a queen-size bed, and a private bathroom with shower. The room is done in warm reds and creamy yellows.
This room is located on the second floor of the main house and occupies the five windows ?turret.? Originally the master bedroom of the English family in the 1860's, it is one of the most popular rooms. Finished in warm tans and quiet blues, it is a wonderful place to have a morning coffee and read the paper. Additionally, the Sunrise room has interesting architectural details including an arched doorway, a serpentine wall, and six double hung windows. This room features a flat-screen TV and queen-size bed. The private bathroom includes a full tub and shower.
One of the largest rooms in the carriage house, situated on the second floor. Take in the view from the row of large windows overlooking the lush meadows, warm up by the cozy gas fire place, and get a peaceful nights sleep in the cosy king-size bed. This room also features a flat-screen TV and private bath to give you the comforts of home. Done in soothing greens, blues and tans, this is the perfect place to unwind from a long day of exploring the town of Kennebunkport.
This is a large, bright room located on the second floor of the Main House. The room features a gas fireplace, flat-screen TV, and a queen-size bed. The private bathroom has a two-person shower and a double vanity. Decorated in calm green and cream colours, it offers a quiet sanctuary for a restful stay.
Tack Room Suite:
The Tack Room, located at the rear of the first floor of the carriage house, has a very interesting history. Over the years it has undergone several modifications, the latest remodel brings it up to date with modern amenities and cosy fine linens. This room defines the meaning of rest and relaxation, three walls of windows reveal lush trees surrounding the room, giving a since of privacy while allowing the natural light to pour in. On those colder days, guests can warm up by the gas fireplace. The suite features a newly renovated bathroom which has a large shower with three body sprays. Get a wonderful night's rest on the king bed. The room also features a flat-screen TV and adjacent sitting area. Decorated in calm greys and bright natural greens, this is a truly unique and relaxing space.
Quiet Moments Suite:
This suite is located on the first floor of the carriage house, it has one bedroom separate from the sitting area. In the spring, it offers views of rows and rows of heritage lilacs and beautiful perennial gardens from the comfort of the bed. The quiet sitting room, done in ebony and tans, has a flat-screen TV, plenty of seating and contemporary furniture. This is a great place to visit with travelling friends or catch up on a favourite book. The bedroom features a king-size bed done in navy and cream colours. The completely new private bathroom features a custom shower and rainmaker shower head.
This very chic new suite is located on the second floor of the Carriage House. The Tranquillity Suite offers plenty of space, featuring its own sitting room with contemporary décor and beautiful modern furniture. On those cold days, warm up by the wall mounted gas fireplace and enjoy your favourite book. This suite offers lots of privacy with plenty of seating, a flat-screen TV, private bath and king bed. Done in cool shades of grey and warm tans, guests could spend all day in this tranquil space. This room comes with a Nespresso Machine and a king-size bed.
The Carriage House Suite:
The Carriage House Suite is the most unique room in the Inn. It occupies the whole third floor of the Carriage House (42 square metres). Guests will find interesting architectural details such as exposed original barn beams and angled ceiling lines. This suite offers the privacy of an additional outside private entrance. This Carriage House Suite has a very comfy queen-size bed and a queen-sized sleeper-sofa to accommodate additional guests. Other amenities include a flat-screen TV, cosy gas fireplace for those colder months, Nespresso coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven and private bath. Many guests enjoy an extended stay in this very special suite.
This Kennebunkport Pet Friendly Lodging Is Great for Families. The Bungalow is a secluded rental situated in a very special place on the back of the inn property. This two-couples or family sized Kennebunkport lodging is just an 8 minute walk from Dock Square at our B&B in Kennebunk, Maine.
Surrounded by shady woods and the sunny meadow, The Bungalow ensures guests' privacy. The Bungalow has two bedrooms, one with a queen-size bed and the other with twin beds. The utility kitchen allows flexible dining options. One of the most popular features is the furnished, fully screened-in porch. This is the perfect place to enjoy a lazy afternoon or evening in the spring, summer and fall months. The Bungalow also has a flat-screen TV, fireplace and a private bath. With Advanced notice the Bungalow can accommodate a small pet. There is an additional per-night fee.
The Serenity suite is unique because it is the only suite in the Inn with two rooms and two bathrooms. The bedroom has a king-size bed and a fireplace, while the bathroom has a double sink vanity and an oversized shower. The sitting-room has a queen sofa bed and second bathroom with a soaking tub and heated floor. Other amenities include: flat-screen TVs in both rooms, a refrigerator stocked with soft drinks and bottled water, and a Nespresso machine. This room is located on the second floor of the main house and has a private entrance.
All rooms and suites feature: air-conditioning individually controlled in room; Frette linens; cable television; Malin & Goetz toiletries; complimentary high-speed internet in room; breakfast; hair-dryer; alarm clock; hypo-allergenic bed; Frette bathrobes; non-smoking; flat-screen TV.
Additional information: The Inn at English Meadows
The Inn at English Meadows is not suitable for children aged 10 or less.
On prior request, pets are allowed in the Private Bungalow only. There is a small daily charge for this service.
Number of rooms: 11
Official category: Bed and Breakfast.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2014.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Discover.
How to get here: From the North or South: Take interstate 95 (Maine Turnpike) to Kennebunkport (Exit 25). At the end of exit ramp, turn left onto Route #35 South and follow it for 5 miles (8 kms) to the Inn. Follow the signs for Route #35 carefully as you pass through the town of Kennebunk (about 1,5 miles (2,4 kms) along the way). The Inn at English Meadows is up on a knoll on the right side of the road just after a large sign that says ''Welcome to Kennebunk Lower Village''.
GPS Coordinates: 43° 21' 42.96'' N 70° 29' 14.69'' W
Nearest airport: Portland International Jetport - 41,7 km.