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Christmas Eve exploring

Absolutely stunning!! We had a wonderful time driving along this route exploring and taking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Atlanta, Georgia
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What a spectacular view from a short walk!

A short walk from Ocean Avenue is great access to the rugged and rocky, as well as peaceful and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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“beautiful drive”(52 reviews)
“bush compound”(72 reviews)
“walker's point”(43 reviews)
This scenic drive in Kennebunkport passes by former President George Bush's summer home.
Kennebunkport, ME
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning!! We had a wonderful time driving along this route exploring and taking pictures. This was a true highlight of our week in New England.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rachaelb703
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk from Ocean Avenue is great access to the rugged and rocky, as well as peaceful and serene shorline of Maine at it's finest. The path was frozen mud at the time of our visit, and ice was frozen into the rocks on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sfairborne2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marvel at the Atlantic Ocean as it lives and breaths with crashing waves on the rocky Maine Coastline, sea mist and calmer lapping water. You never know what type of weather will greet you, so take a ride and enjoy the view and the water!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 393-On-The-Road
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Staff & food excellent. Presentation excellent. When you order your food it arrives hot. They also do a good job of checking on you to make sure you get refills. Views to the ocean out front are fabulous!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jean P
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Highly recommend this personal inn. They take care of their guests in a special way and offer value as a result

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank karen b
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Walking along ocean ave was beautiful and had many wonderful views. Very peaceful and a good way to take in some needed rest

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Susan Shayndel K
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Maine is blessed with so much wonderful coastline - Ocean Avenue was nice. Some interesting and characterful housing along the way.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Harrison-F-Carter
Reviewed 14 November 2018

You can get some amazing photos with some patience. Can be windy and cold, so be prepared. Traffic can be busy in summer and fall

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank S4136XSdavidb
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Ocean Drive starts in Dock Square, Kennebunkport, ME. The views of the coast line are beautiful. President George H W Bush’s Walker’s Point is a nice stop. You cannot go to the house but view it from a pull off parking area. Great restaurants are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janice C
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I truly enjoyed my morning walk down Ocean Ave. The ocean views were spectacular. I was a little chilly but well worth it. Also got to see some amazing homes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 938annemarie
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22 September 2018|
Response from Bob J | Reviewed this property |
It’s takes about three hours from RI. Take 95 all the way up, or you can avoid Boston and take 495. Ocean Ave is in Kennebunkport area and you drive right pass President Bush’s compound. Really nice drive or park and walk a... More
7 June 2018|
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Response from TraceySFish | Reviewed this property |
There is parking along Ocean Avenue (it will depend upon time of year and amount of tourists). It is quite a walk, but possible... I would recommend driving and walking in sections. We drove back and forth a couple of... More
30 August 2016|
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Response from broomski | Reviewed this property |
At the nonantum resort where we stayed