Waldo Emerson Inn in Kennebunk Maine
Waldo Emerson Inn Kennebunk Maine Bed and Breakfast B&B Lodgings Accommodations


Host: Kathy and John Daamen

Guestrooms: 5

Address: 108 Summer Street, Kennebunk, ME  04043 USA

Telephone: 207-985-4250,
Toll Free - (877) 521-8776

Activities/Attractions: There are many area attractions up and down the Southern Maine Coast. Visiting southern Maine you will have your choice of plenty of things to do no matter which direction you travel.

  • classic lighthouses
  • secluded harbors
  • rocky shorelines
  • take in a performance at the Ogunquit Playhouse
  • shop at the Kittery Outlets, antique shops or local boutiques
  • beautiful sandy beaches, inlets and harbors
  • swimming, sailing, sea kayaking and fishing

The Waldo Emerson is truly a four-season inn.

  • In spring, the inn and the town are abloom with tulips and daffodils. The air is brisk, the shops and restaurants are open, and the crowds are light
  • In summer, flowers abound in the inn's gardens. We are just moments from the beach with parking permits and chairs provided. There are dozens of excellent restaurants nearby
  • In autumn, the Kennebunks put on a spectacular show of fall color
  • Followed by lots of winter activities nearby. Enjoy a mug of fresh-pressed apple cider beside a roaring fire in the parlor

"Many thanks for your hospitality.  It is a shame that we only had a short time to stay in such a beautiful guest house."

"We had a great time, great food, and great company ... we will be sure to return."


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General Information: Waldo Emerson Inn is a colonial style inn listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Inn is the oldest remaining house in Kennebunk, Maine and has had several famous owners. The Inn offers four guest rooms each with handmade quilts, antiques, working fireplaces and private baths. During your stay, please stop by Mainely Quilts located in the carriage house next to the Inn.

  • The Yellow Room - This lovely, romantic room is often chosen by honeymooners
  • The Green Room - This is a sweet old-fashioned room with twin beds and homemade quilts, of course
  • The Red Room - A large, airy room with a queen size cast iron bed, private bath with shower, oak dresser, rocker, chest, a large working fireplace
  • The Blue Room - This room is the handsome master bedroom featuring a queen size cast iron bed with handmade quilt
  • The Waldo Room - This alternative room is ideal for families traveling with children. It has a sleigh queen and two extra beds, private bath, Cable TV and AC

Waldo Emerson Inn is a wonderful recollection of the past. You enter directly into the 251-year-old keeping room with its hand-hewn oak timbers hung with dried flowers, pewter, and copper.

Payment Accepted: Visa, MasterCard.

Rates: (Prices quoted in US Dollars).

$95-140/night/double
Each additional person: $15


"What a marvelous retreat here in Kennebunk!  We thoroughly enjoyed the leafy-green quiet and lovely quaintness of your inn"

"Thank you for all your hospitality- you made it feel very welcome and we had a great time...the inn is very beautiful and we will recommend it to all of our friends."

"Just wanted to thank you for our lovely stay at your beautiful inn.  Your hospitality was exceptional."