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

It’s no surprise that Maine’s top-rated Relais & Châteaux hotel is located in the toniest summer community of them all—Kennebunkport—and just two minutes as the gull flies from the Bush family compound on Walker’s Point.

Restaurants in Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

The centerpiece of Maine’s top-rated inn—its famed white barn with wide-plank floors and soaring exposed beams—is where Brit expat executive chef Jonathan Cartwright weaves a culinary tapestry of Maine-inspired American and European dishes.

Things to do in Kennebunkport + The Southern Beaches

A new design-forward boutique where you can buy supplies for a picnic at the beach—Sigg water bottles; plates, cups, and silverware cast by Scandinavian designer Joachim Nordwall; and a tote bag made of recycled boat sails to carry it all.