Clear the Air Expedia, AirBed

The hotels, legitimate Bed and Breakfast, and Inns are all perplexed by Airbnb but I it will not be long before the industry leaders start learning from their experiences to finally clear the Air. Airbnb is nothing more than a troublesome 3rd party agent. 3rd party...

Dinner Reservations in Camden Maine 2015

An email to a future guest at a Camden Bed and Breakfast: Dear Guests of Camden Maine, There are a lot of great restaurants in Camden Maine. There are some that you will need reservations for. Here are my suggestions: Long Grain – they do not have a website, but here...
The Best Kept Secrets of Camden Maine

The Best Kept Secrets of Camden Maine

The Best Kept Secrets of Camden Maine There aren’t many secrets among the well-traveled pavements of Camden Maine (unlike the fictional Peyton Place, which was filmed there in the 1950s). But here are a few spots that the tourist crowds haven’t fully...
72 Hours in Camden Maine

72 Hours in Camden Maine

Three Days or More In Camden Maine A One to Three Day (or more) Itinerary for guests with ideas to enjoy all Camden has to offer. The ideal Maine inn to stay at for this itinerary is Windward House (Optional) Morning Hike Option 1 (Sunrise) – Mt. Battie, Camden Hills...
What To Do On Labor Day Weekend 2014 in Maine

What To Do On Labor Day Weekend 2014 in Maine

Camden Maine & the Midcoast for Labor Day Weekend What To Do On Labor Day Weekend 2014 in Maine The summer is winding down. If you’re lucky enough to live or be visiting midcoast Maine for Labor Day weekend check out this post on what to do on Labor Day...
Maine Lobster Festival

Maine Lobster Festival

IT’S COMING….. The Maine Lobster festival is an event that the whole community looks forward to all year long. In the dead of winter, the merits of the festival are seen and discussed. The Lobster Festival organization donates thousands of dollars to the...
2014 Summer Concerts in Rockport Maine

2014 Summer Concerts in Rockport Maine

If You Haven’t Heard Bay Chamber Concerts Has A Really Fantastic Line Up This Summer 2014 Summer Concerts in Rockport Maine One of the most special treasures of the Camden area is the Bay Chamber Concerts. Although they are produced year round the Summer...
Inn Cooking Classes on the Maine Coast

Inn Cooking Classes on the Maine Coast

It does not matter whether you are a beginner or an expert cook, learning to prepare delicious miracles in a jiffy with a Maine cooking class is fun and rewarding.  The Maine Coast, specifically Camden Maine is becoming a culinary recreational destination for those...
4th of July Camden

4th of July Camden

After communicating with the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, we regrettably announce the Camden Fireworks display will not be offered on July 4th or 5th this year. The fireworks company has confirmed, due to the potential rain, they cannot launch them from...
Wedding Business in Camden Maine

Wedding Business in Camden Maine

  The small town of Camden Maine is praised for it’s unique location, mountain and sea, beautiful harbor, farms, boutique shops and quintessential New England feeling. All of these elements make Camden a wonderful place to host a destination wedding. The...
Maine Coast Farm to Table Trip Ideas

Maine Coast Farm to Table Trip Ideas

Amongst the hills and harbors of the Maine Coast, there are farms. Farms on the Maine Coast have a wide variety of produce. There are beef farms, apple orchards, wineries, flowers, blueberry fields and vegetable farms scattered along the coastline. When you are in...
Camden Hills State Park

Camden Hills State Park

Tips on How to Best Enjoy Camden Hills State Park Camden Maine is all about enjoying the outdoors. What better way to enjoy Midcoast Maine than with a nice hike. The Camden Hills State Park is a fantastic find. While the easy access Auto Road is one of the most...
Sea Kayak Camden Maine

Sea Kayak Camden Maine

Kayak, Paddle the Penobscot Bay – On Your Own or Guided A Great Adventure In Camden Kayaking the Maine coast is the perfect way to see it. From the vantage of the surface of the water, the hidden coves, island estates, precipitous ledges, all the colors and contours...
Sea Salt

Sea Salt

  Maine Sea Salt Company It appears that sea salt has come into vogue. Even the old standby, you know, the salt with the little girl carrying the umbrella? They have 2 kinds of sea salt available at the supermarket. One is from the South Pacific, and the other is...
Pies On Parade Rockland Maine

Pies On Parade Rockland Maine

The Food Pantry and Fuel assistance fundraiser conceived by the Historic Inns of Rockland is very admirable. In the dead of winter these 4 Inns work together to help those in need. Within the last 10 years this event has grown from just a house and food tour to a full...
Maine Winter Hikes

Maine Winter Hikes

Yes, it’s cold. Yes it’s icy. Yes the trail blazes are covered in snow. Yes you still should get out and hike!  Mid Coast Maine has many hiking trails, but most of them are not recommended in the winter because of their slope, ice and snow conditions. The following...
Maine Coast Leaf Peeping

Maine Coast Leaf Peeping

Touring Camden: Maine Coast Leaf Peeping! If you plan on going Maine Coast leaf peeping this fall you should read this… In trying to determine when the fall foliage will peak in New England there are many factors to consider, as well as resources on the internet...

Tennis Courts in Maine, the Camden Maine Area

 Travel with your own rackets? Here are some tennis courts in Maine you might want to try. The Camden Maine area has 4 easily accessible public courts and 1 that is a short drive away from downtown Camden. The town of Camden has public tennis courts at the Camden Snow...

Rockland – Maine Lighthouse Museum

The Maine Lighthouse Museum is the finest musuem of lighthouse-related material in the U.S. Extensive collection of lenses, lights, fog signals, and lighthouse artifacts. Large collection of photos, logbook, and other lighthouse data. Well-stocked gift store...

Camden – Curtis Island Light

Active light on Curtis Island. The original light station dates from 1836; the present lighthouse and keeper’s house date from the 1800’s. Originally known as Negro Island, the island and lighthouse were renamed Curtis Island in honor of Cyrus H. Curtis...
Primo Restaurant *****

Primo Restaurant *****

2 S Main St Rockland, ME 04841-3318 (207) 596-0770 Primo Restaurant is a world Class restaurant in a restored victorian house. Many come to the Mid Coast of Maine just to go to Primo.  The food at Primo is very fresh! Gardens and animals are all on the property. A...
Maine Windjammer Association

Maine Windjammer Association

Being an Innkeeper of a 1854 house, I can appreciate the beauty of the historic boats in the Camden, Rockport and Rockland Harbors. The Lewis R French and The Stephen Tabor Ships are the oldest ships in the Windjamer Association dating back to 1871. A house or a boat...
Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor

Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor

Is Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, Mount Dessert Island, your final destination on your Maine adventure? We at Camden Windward House highly recommend a trip north to this wonderful National Park. Acadia National Park is approximately 2 hours from Camden Maine and...
Long Grain Restaurant Camden Maine  ****

Long Grain Restaurant Camden Maine ****

This restaurant is a local favorite. You will need reservation in the summer time. The restaurant is small and few seats. Asian home cooked and street food are served at Long Grain. I recommend this restaurant to vegan and vegetarians. There are nice noodle, rice and...
Fresh Restaurant ****

Fresh Restaurant ****

Jesse and I love Fresh Restaurant. This restaurant is an easy walk from the Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast. The portions are very generous and the atmosphere is fun. On the weekends, in the summer, live music is in the dining room. I highly recommend this...
Cooking Schools in Maine

Cooking Schools in Maine

Adding a local cooking class to your stay in Mid Coast Maine is a fantastic way to “eat like a local”. You will learn how to create a sustainable lifestyle with the monthly workshop classes at Salt Water Farm. Maine Cooking Classes are a great way to see...

Camden Walking Tours

Camden Windward House’s location is ideal, in fact we have a walkability score of over 90%. I was so happy to learn that the Camden Public Library and the Camden Maine Downtown Business Group have collaborated on a walking tour of downtown. Not only is this tour...