Kennebunkport, Maine 04046
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Kennebunkport Maine has been bustling with commerce since the 1800’s when many ships were built and sent to sea from its harbor. Historically, Kennebunkport has been very important in the shipping industry of Maine. Folks settling this area were bound to the sea, and even today the seafaring culture is still much in evidence.
The Colony Hotel, 140 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, ME 04046 | 207-967-3331
The Colony Hotel is a recognizable landmark from land and sea overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Kennebunk River and our private beach. The 1914 resort is a picturesque getaway with guestrooms in five buildings each with its own distinctive style and ocean, river, or garden view. The Colony Hotel is ranked as one of the best coastal eco-resorts and is pet friendly.
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Kennebunkport is a beautiful coastal town that has much to offer. Kennebunkport was first called Cape Porpoise in the mid 1600′s until the settlers were forced to leave by the Indians.Settlers returned to the area in 1718 named the town Arundel after the Earl of Arundel. Kennebunkport was named in 1821 describing the port area of Kennebunk.
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Incorporated: 1653 ( as Cape Porpus)
Kennebunkport, Maine Population 2010: 1,238
Kennebunkport, ME Local Information:
Kennebunkport Police Dispatch: 911
Official Town of Kennebunkport Website: https://www.kennebunkportme.gov/
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