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Happiness Is a State of Maine
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The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel

Your Harborside Hub

Experience the ultimate coastal getaway perched in a charming New England fishing town. Located on the shores of the meandering Kennebunk River, The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel combines picture-perfect scenery with homelike accommodations and an iconic community atmosphere. See what it’s all about and fall in love with Kennebunkport, Maine.

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Find It All Here

  • Premier Location in Downtown Kennebunkport
  • 25 Comfortable Guest Rooms
  • On-Site Parking
  • Waterfront Restaurant
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Kayak Rentals, Beach Cruisers & Beach Towels
  • Seasonal Rooftop Deck Access
Two Unique Settings
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The Main House

At The Main House, you’ll find 12 contemporary guest rooms paying homage to our beautiful harborside location with deep coastal colors, nautical accents, and bright furnishings.

The Wharf House

With 13 guest rooms on the second and third floors, The Wharf House features cozy and traditional accommodations decorated with soft earth tones and beach cottage decor.

A Quintessential
Taste of Maine

From pan-seared scallops and seasonal cocktails to steamed local lobster with confit potatoes and corn on the cob, The Boathouse Restaurant serves the freshest seafood plates and pours with a dash of Asian influence.

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Weddings With Coastal Flair

Begin your next chapter as newlyweds with an intimate ceremony on the rooftop, or a stunning riverfront reception on the restaurant’s wraparound deck. The Maine wedding of your dreams awaits.

A Lively Event Venue

From corporate meetings and networking events to charitable fundraisers, luncheons, and reunions, The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel is an exceptional backdrop for gatherings of every kind.

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Pats on the Back

“Wonderful Hotel and Restaurant”

“Room was fantastic with beautiful views of the water. Restaurant had a beautiful view and the food was delicious. Can’t wait to go back.”

-C H, TripAdvisor

“Wonderful experience at the Boathouse!”

“The location is ideal, with easy walking access to downtown Kennebunkport and great views of the harbor. Access to bikes was a treat. ”

-kindy616, TripAdvisor

“A Deluxe Stay in Kennebunkport, ME”

“The rooms are posh, the restaurant superb, the staff professional, kind, and efficient. A 2-hour kayak rental is included, plus other amenities at sister properties.”

-Ellen K, TripAdvisor

A Vibrant Harborfront Village

Boats bobbing on the surface. Historic homes framed by towering oak trees. Beyond our little corner of riverfront bliss, we invite you to stroll into downtown Kennebunkport and discover a remarkable selection of boutique shops, art galleries, and local landmarks.