"Quaint Town in the Old Days" Top 5 Page for this destination Kennebunkport by BruceDunning

Kennebunkport Travel Guide: 128 reviews and 312 photos

The Trip to Utopia

The town was made more famous form George Bush-the old man-coming here for visits for years. When he was President, then the tourism stpped up. Tour buses now come through the town constantly with another 40-50 shoppers and eaters, which is what is offered.

Map of the region along the ocean coast

Kennebunk is actually a town off the water, but the Kennbunkport is the main attraction for pfeople coming here. This is where most shops and restaurants are located. Maybe 50 retail shopping places and a dozen restaurants.

View of the old town Kennebunkport

The town was established to be a quiet and peaceful palce. It now is overun with the visitors, and locals, I am sure are distressed. They do like the revenue flow, though.

  • Last visit to Kennebunkport: Oct 2008
  • Intro Updated Oct 28, 2008
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  • Jefie's Profile Photo
    Dec 1, 2010 at 5:20 AM

    We drove by Kennebunkport on our last trip to Maine but didn't stop because of the crazy traffic. After reading your tips, if I ever visit, I'll make sure to do so in the off season!

  • glabah's Profile Photo
    Aug 27, 2009 at 10:06 AM

    Your review is a small dose of reality in both how things are in small tourist cities.

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Oct 24, 2008 at 12:15 PM

    It's certainly a not-to-be-missed place in ME!

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