In a secluded setting of vintage Kennebunkport exclusive summer estates, the Old Fort Inn and Resort is tucked away on fifteen gorgeous wooded acres, just steps away from Kennebunkport’s stunning Atlantic ocean coastline and a short drive to the heart of Kennebunkport’s Dock Square. The quintessential seaside village, Kennebunkport boasts world class dining, exceptional shopping and host of art galleries and museums.
Once a “grand dame” Kennebunkport Resort in the 1800’s, the current Old Fort Inn and Resort is housed in the incredibly unique stable and carriage house. Able to retain the unique architectural elements of these buildings yet be completely new and stylish, this Kennebunkport inn and resort is wonderful blend of interesting architecture, modern elegance and beautifully landscaped grounds. With a classic New England ambiance yet exceptional amenities and service the Old Fort Inn and Resort a perfect setting for a Kennebunkport vacation or getaway retreat.
The spacious guest rooms and suites are located in the historic carriage house. With a meticulous eye for detail, the guest rooms each have a classic décor that is stylish yet reminiscent of the estates of yesteryear. Each is exceptionally well appointed with plush bedding, comfortable seating areas and all of the hi tech and high touch amenities necessary for a complete guest experience. Rooms are furnished with beautiful custom wood furnishings, four-poster beds, textured wall coverings and rich fabrics.
The Club House offers guests a wonderful lounge to read or relax by the fireplace. Filled with overstuffed chairs, couches , books and game tables, the Club House is the “social energy” of this Kennebunkport hotel. With a stunning turn of the century bar, the Club House is the perfect spot to enjoy a chilled martini or fruity concoction pool side. Overlooking the gorgeously landscaped pool area the Club Lounge and the adjacent charming screen porch are wonderful areas to enjoy the inn’s casual elegance and enjoy the stunning outdoors.
The 15 acres of land at this Kennebunkport resort offer a wide variety of outdoor activities perfect for any taste. The expansive outdoor heated pool is a wonderfully peaceful spot to retreat and relax in the outdoors poolside or in a poolside cabana. Our outdoor games; baggo, shuffleboard and croquet are the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors and some competitive gamesmanship. Hiking trails provide a scenic opportunity to explore the gorgeous grounds trailing right to the ocean cliffs of Kennebunkport. For the more adventurous our bike cruisers and guided maps help to explore the best that scenic Kennebunkport has to offer.
And for those wanting to explore beyond the boundaries of this Kennebunkport hotel, our sister properties in the Kennebunkport Resort Collection provide additional exciting options. The Tides Beach Club at Goose Rock Beach boasts an oceanfront location. At the Cottages at Cabot Cove, take a spin in a kayak or row boat on the Cove’s idyllic setting. The Spa at Hidden Pond boasting ‘spa room treehouses’ offers a unique, unparalleled spa experience. Our restaurants in the Kennebunkport Resort Collection, Earth at Hidden Pond, One Dock at the Kennebunkport Inn, and the Tides Beach Club provide extraordinary dining experiences, each unique in design and culinary inspiration.