Welcome to the Franciscan Guest House – a simple affordable public hotel near Kennebunkport Maine
With many Kennebunkport hotels to choose from, our guests return to the Guest House year after year for many reasons.
Affordable – We offer affordable rates for visitors looking for inexpensive and modest accommodations near Kennebunkport Maine and Kennebunk Beach.
Location – We are only 1100 feet from the start of to things to do: Kennebunkport village, Dock Square, lovely shops, fine dining, casual restaurants, whale watching tours, kayak rentals. We are about a half mile walk to beautiful sandy Kennebunk beach, and 10 to 60 minutes driving of famous outlet stores, and state parks.
A good place to relax – Simple, plain accommodations without a lot of hustle and bustle of a resort. We are as relaxing as a bed and breakfast with in-room amenities to provide the comforts of home.
A little bit of Lithuania in Maine – In keeping with the owners Lithuanian heritage, taste homemade breads for breakfast and learn a few words in Lithuanian from our Lithuanian summer staff and Lithuanian guests. (Due to restrictions, our continental buffet and other dining services have been suspended. We are in the process of creating a safe environment where we look forward to offering a modified food and beverage service in the near future.)
Surrounded by beauty – Enjoy the tree-lined walk to the beach, the riverside paths and resting spots, and the Frederick Law Olmsted Bros designed grounds at the nearby Franciscan Monastery.
Transportation: We are about 90 minutes by car from Boston! – And only about 40 minutes from the Portland Jetport and 15 minutes to the Well’s Maine Amtrak station.