Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches Travel Guide

Articles about Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

By Kate Appleton

From Maine to California, Montana to Texas, T+L spotlights where to play, eat, and sleep this summer

By Travel + Leisure Staff

From Maine to California, Montana to Texas, T+L spotlights where to play, eat, and sleep this summer

By Katrina Brown Hunt

What makes a town magnetic? Travel + Leisure readers voted for their favorite small towns—with beaches, mountains, vineyards, and personality to spare.

By Kristin Conard
By Katrina Brown Hunt

A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.

By Travelandleisure.com Staff

Hotels in Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

In Kennebunk, Maine, the 10-room Inn at English Meadows is that perfect mix of luxe amenities (Frette linens; Vera Wang mattresses; Malin + Goetz toiletries) and cozy New England touches, such as gas fireplaces.

Restaurants in Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

This massive red-roofed building remains open daily throughout out the year (with truncated hours from Mother's Day to Columbus Day) and specializes in creek-front lobster feasts.

Things to do in Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

A great place for a stroll, this quarter-mile stretch of Atlantic coastline bordering downtown York Beach is one of New England's top summertime destinations. Popular with vacationing families, Short Sands Beach combines scenic coastline views with easy access to York's amusements.