Rates & Policies for Our Vacation Accommodations near Kennebunkport Maine
Our Affordable Room Rates for 2016 Season
March 23-March 31 (Early Easter Opening in 2016)
Standard rooms are $59 weekday, $69 weekend. This is an early open period due to an early Easter this year. There is no breakfast served from March 23 to March 29. Daily breakfast begins on March 30.
April 1 to May 21 (Rates vary with date and room type)
Standard Rooms $59-$119
May 22 to June 27 (Rates vary with date and room type)
Standard Rooms: $79-$129
June 28 to August 24 (Rates vary with date and room type)
Standard Rooms: $109-$179
August 25 to September 12 (Rates vary with date and room type)
Standard Room: $89 – $169
September 12 to December 3 (Rates vary with date and room type)
Standard Room: $79-$129
Christmas Prelude Weeks December 4 to 12 Call or email for rates
NOTE: Rates vary between the prices shown within the date ranges and are subject to change without notice. Please call or inquire online for current rates. See below for rate details and reservation policies.
Limited availability for lowest rates. Prices shown are for weekdays.
Prices: Prices shown are weekday rates Sunday through Thursday except for Christmas Prelude. For Friday & Saturday night and Holidays, the Guest House may increase the rates $20 or more depending on season and room type. All advertised rates may change without notice. Rates are guaranteed for a reservation only when a deposit for that reservation has been made. Call or inquire for current rates. Rooms at published rates may be sold out.
Reservations: Reserve early to hold current rate; peak-season tends to fill up quickly.
Deposit: A credit card minimum deposit of 25% of total stay or one-night stay (whichever is greater) is required at the time of reservation. Balance is due upon arrival prior to check-in.
Payment Methods for Balance after Deposit has been made: Visa, MasterCard, cash and traveler’s checks (US currency only). An approved credit card is required at time of check-in. All checks are to be made out to Franciscan Guest House.
Minimum Stays: Peak-season weekends and some holiday weekends may require a two or three-night minimum stay.
Occupancy & Rates: Rates are based on single or double occupancy of persons 13 years or older in the room. An additional fee applies for each additional person 14 years or older per night. Children 13 and younger stay at no charge, however children 4 years and older count towards maximum room occupancy.
Cancellation Policy: Deposits are refundable less a $25 cancellation fee if the hotel reservation department is notified at least 10 days prior to arrival date. Deposits for reservations canceled with less than a 10-day notice before arrival date are non-refundable. No refunds or partial credits for early departures after check-in.
Taxes: Advertised and quoted rates do not include prevailing Maine State Hotel Tax which may change without notice.
Retreats and Group Stays: The Franciscan Guest House is open year round for group retreats–dates are subject to availability. A minimum group size is required for many dates. Please call for pricing and available dates.
Check-in: Generally check-in is 3 pm or later. Late check is available. Weekday evenings in the summer the front desk may close by 10pm. In the fall and spring the front desk may close as early as 9pm. If you plan to arrive after after those hours, please call the front desk beforehand at 207-967-4865 so the front desk can coordinate your arrival. A night porter can be made available for late check-in’s.
Arriving Early: Guests are welcome to arrive to the property earlier than 3 pm and use our parking to walk to the beach or lunch downtown. Guests may also picnic on the property and use our pool while awaiting check-in.
Check-out: Check-out is 11 am or earlier so the rooms can be cleaned in time for incoming guests. Guests are allowed to remain parked on the property after check-out.
No Pets allowed: No pets are allowed on the hotel or Monastery properties.
No Smoking: Tobacco or E-cigarette smoking is not allowed inside or within 25’ of hotel, pool or Monastery buildings.
Additional Policies: 1. Guests who smoke in non-smoking areas may be subject to a fine in excess of $200 per incident including any fees assessed by the fire department and fire alarm company and they will be required to check-out and depart immediately without any credit or refund for early departure. 2. Guests who do not depart by 11 am may incur a $25 fee and luggage may be packed and moved by the housekeeping staff. 3. Guests are responsible to pay for any damages to their guest room or the hotel property as determined by the hotel. The hotel has the right to put a hold on any credit card provided to the hotel by the guest should damages be found to be the responsibility of the hotel guest or any of their invited guests visiting the room or the property. 4. Surfboards, bicycles, boats or any other inflatable outdoor equipment are not permitted in the buildings and are especially are not permitted in the guest rooms due to possible damage to hotel property. 5. No cooking is allowed by guests in any guest room nor inside any part of the hotel. This includes hot plates, slow cookers or portable cooking stoves. The hotel reserves the right to remove any cooking equipment found in any room until the guest checks-out. 6. Dogs are not allowed on the property, in the parking lot area or anywhere on the premises. This includes anyone visiting guests staying at the property. 7. If there is an issue with your guest room, the hotel reserves the right to rectify the problem within a reasonable amount of time. If the hotel is not given the opportunity to resolve the issue, then the hotel will require payment in full at check-out. 8. Guests may not book more than a year in advance of the current date of request. 9. Assigned rooms may change without notice to a different room number but with the same number and type of beds. 10. If the hotel needs to change a guests reservation to a room with different beds, it will notify the guest by phone or email.