Bed and Breakfasts

Bed and Breakfasts

Camden Maine B&B with smart tvs There are no franchise hotels in Camden Maine. There was one lodging franchise over 10 years ago, but franchises just can’t last in Camden. Those that live and travel to Camden want an experience that is not cookie cutter. An...
A love story left in a guest book

A love story left in a guest book

A little love story left in one of our room guest books (written by young lovers at Windward House Bed and Breakfast)(2007) “Oh Sofia, This room was a great idea. I thought we were going to have to sleep on your sister’s floor. With the dog to boot. I mean...
Romance Package: Love ME

Romance Package: Love ME

LOVE ME Getaway Ideas Camden Maine Style… This Romance package is available all year long, please mention package when booking.  This package is in addition to your room rental and includes breakfast each morning, a bottle of champagne and box of candy upon...
The Innkeeper that Feels Like Santa Clause

The Innkeeper that Feels Like Santa Clause

 The days are much shorter here in the winter in Maine. The mornings are dark and often very cold. I feel like Santa Clause each morning when I wake at 6:00am to set the breakfast tables, put on the coffee, start the tea water, turn up the heat, start the fireplace...
A Reason to Come to Camden in the Winter…

A Reason to Come to Camden in the Winter…

We have guests that come to Camden Maine each year for Christmas By the Sea for different reasons. I know there is a hotel in the downtown that is completely reserved by 2 grandparents to host all their children and grandchildren for a family reunion. They all enjoy...
Can’t Wait Until Winter – Ice Is In!

Can’t Wait Until Winter – Ice Is In!

Winter in Maine means, cold, quiet, snow, hockey, ice skating, skiing, tubing, tobogganing – oh yah and did I say hockey!!! Yes – I am a hockey mom. The ice just went in at the MidCoast Recreational Center this past Friday. I have been watching on Facebook...

Over 600 return to Windward House

We are delighted to welcome back so many return guests to Camden Windward House. This summer has been unique in that the weddings we hosted were in the early June and July. Prime summer time (August) has been open to all our guests. Last year we had several weddings...
51 degrees and delightful in Camden Maine this morning

51 degrees and delightful in Camden Maine this morning

This morning I leaped out of bed because I promised a woman staying with us that I would make her coffee at 6:00am. I awoke at 6:05am and had coffee on literally by 6:08am. The woman was nowhere to be found, and I thought I had missed her by the 8 minutes that I was...
Beautiful Maine Start of Season 2012

Beautiful Maine Start of Season 2012

I usually start each season with a post. Last year I was concerned about Trip Advisor, this year I’m not. This year I am concerned that I will not be able to go out on my kayak enough. I met a friend here and she recently reminded me that I came to Camden Maine,...
A note from Schooner Surprise! Let the Season Begin!

A note from Schooner Surprise! Let the Season Begin!

We are extremely happy to announce that we will begin our 26th season with Surprise tomorrow morning, May 26 .  Our schedule will feature departures at 10:30, 1:30 and 4:30 until July 1 when our summer schedule begins.  The Surprise which is in her 94th year looks...