Media and Guest Reviews featured our Blueberry Cream Scones recipe and our White Chip Macadamia Cookies!

Click on the links to the right for each of the recipes!

Blueberry Scones:

Macadamia Cookies:

December 2007 The Reno Ga The Reno-Gazette Journal featured our Chocolate Banana Stuffed French Toast recipe in their holiday edition of their publication!


October 14, 2007

Acadia National Park makes it to #3 on the "Fit List" on the website and lists The Kingsleigh Inn as a place to stay with "sublime breakfasts". To read the review, click the web link at right


"Discover the Athlete inside you" - a site specializing in general fitness

September 17, 2007 - "Crain's Picks - Best Bets for the Week of Sept. 17 - Destination Mount Desert Island Maine..." To read, click the link at right

Chicago Business - powered by Crain's

In the June 2007 print issue of Condé Nast Traveler Magazine, The Kingsleigh Inn is mentioned as a "Great Value Vacation"...

"The real draws are innkeeper Dana Moos's three-course breakfasts and scrumptious afternoon nibbles" ...

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Condé Nast Traveler discusses Mount Desert Island in a May 2007 Blog and focuses on the gourmet breakfasts served here at The Kingsleigh Inn!

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May 2007 - selects Mount Desert Island as a favorite island to visit and says "Call it home - Kingsleigh Inn..." inspired travel starts here

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July 2006 includes Mount Desert Island in a list of 72 islands to visit and features The Kingsleigh Inn as the place to stay inspired travel starts here


April 2006, The Kingsleigh Inn is "tops among places no traveler will want to miss..."

Our bed and breakfast was awarded Editors' Choice 2006 by Yankee Magazine. To read the full review, click on the image at right

Yankee Magazine 2006 Travel Guide to New England Editors' Choice

"...Bend-over-backwards customer service, an excellent four-course gourmet breakfast"...

"It's the details that make the difference at this inn in Southwest Harbor..."

Fodor's Maine Coast

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"The Kingsleigh Inn has long been a reliable hospitality stop...three course breakfasts are amazingly filling and artistic..."

Highly Recommended

Frommer's Maine Coast

Highly Ranked in Southwest Harbor by Guest Reviews!

To read our reviews on Trip Advisor

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"Maine's highway 1: A highway companion..."

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Getaways for Gourmets in the Northeast by Nancy & Richard Woodworth



The Kingsleigh Inn was featured in the most recent edition of



A Guide to the Best Dining and Lodging in 24 Areas Appealing to The Gourmet In All of Us


by Nancy & Richard Woodworth

Featured in the article entitled

"Down East Maine"

..."Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island is the major draw"...Southwest Harbor Lodging Suggestions include The Kingsleigh Inn

"Our carefully selected accommodations are within easy driving distance to New York and Boston. If you are looking for places to stay in this unique and historic region, our Select Maine Inns offer you the height of comfort and service". The Kingsleigh Inn is one of the few area inns chosen by Select Inns of Maine

Select Maine Inns

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Because she experienced the daunting feeling of wanting to "do it all" in New England without knowing where to start, author Eleanor Berman compiled this useful guide to help narrow down the choices.

"The selections are admittedly personal, limited to locations and events I have visited and enjoyed...I've tried instead to pick only the best--places I've either been to myself or had recommended to me by local sources or frequent visitors." 


"Best Places to Stay in New England is the guide to look to for accurate discerning reviews of distinctive accommodations in all price ranges..."

Best Places To Stay in New England 8TH Edition Cover


In addition to numerous guidebooks, we have also been featured in

L. A. Times Newspaper

Health Magazine

The Discerning Traveler

Boston Globe Online


Notes from our Guestbook

"the big things were wonderful...the little things were have perfected the art of the bed & breakfast" Cindy & John, Alabama

"casual elegance is understated", Deb & Todd, Wisconsin

"wonderful place...just what we needed. first class!" Burt & Liz, New Hampshire

"warm hospitality, fantastic food, serene rooms...this was over the top!"

Lana & Kent, Virginia

"...tranquil serenity, eclectic elegance & epicurean excellence"

Neville, North Carolina

"a beautiful balance of entertaining & innkeeping. Thanks for an elegant & relaxing stay" Lee & Nancy, Texas

"a heartfelt thank have made The Kingsleigh Inn a home away from home by attending to every detail for your guests...impeccably clean, fresh flowers a very special touch....gourmet breakfasts were extraordinary...homemade confections waiting for tired but happy guests each evening were a great way to end the day..." Ron & Marilyn, Texas

"what a wonderful way to start our marriage" Kelly & Sam, Pennsylvania

"the place to stay in Maine-great view, food and lodging, thanks!" Doug & Christina, Indiana

"Sneak preview of Heaven! I will be back again & again & again."

Judy, Florida

"always a wonderful smell in the kitchen...lovely place and great hosts" Heidi & Thomas, Germany

"wonderful stay in the inn with the haute cuisine", Bob & Kitty, Holland

"absolute perfect place to honeymoon...beautiful place, wonderful people...will never eat the same! See ya next time!" Brooke & Thom, Ohio

"An awesome week! Thank you Rick and Jane for making our first visit to Acadia a trip we will never forget." Anna and Tab, North Carolina


For Reservations or information,  Phone 207-244-5302
Or write: 373 Main Street, P.O. Box 1426, Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679
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