Take Advantage of Snowstorm Nemo in Freeport, Maine

It’s easy to feel cabin fever taking hold in the aftermath of snowstorm Nemo. Don’t let it get the best of you–there are plenty of outdoor activities at your fingertips here in Freeport, Maine. Take advantage of the snow (we must have close to three feet!) with some cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, or perhaps even dog-sledding…. Read more »

Bed and Breakfast Recipes–Golden Pumpkin Bread

This moist, flavorful treat is sure to fill your home with the rich, warm smells of cinnamon, ginger, and most of all pumpkin. Perfect for a cold winter night and another one of our favorites to serve up for breakfast at the James Place Inn in Freeport, Maine! Golden Pumpkin Bread Ingredients: 1 c. milk… Read more »

Valentine’s Day Getaway at the #1 Freeport Maine bed and breakfast

It’s not too late to plan a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway with that special someone at the James Place Inn–Freeport’s #1 rated Bed and Breakfast! Our cozy rooms offer a welcome respite from the cold after taking in a day of fun and exploration in Freeport. (A number of our rooms also include jacuzzi tubs!)… Read more »

Why are we rated the best bed and breakfast in Freeport?

Rated the #1 Freeport Maine bed and breakfast Here at the James Place Inn, we’re so proud that TripAdvisor has rated us the #1 Freeport Maine bed and breakfast. We work hard every day to make sure our guests have the best experience possible, from our amazing guest rooms to our scrumptious home made breakfasts…. Read more »

Ready for a Midwinter Getaway?

Let’s face it – January is a tough month. The cold temperatures and short days often have us daydreaming about tropical climates and hot summer months. The midwinter blues often make us forget how many incredible opportunities there are right in front of us, and there’s no better way to get your wintertime groove back… Read more »

Flavors of Freeport – A great weekend to stay at a Freeport Maine bed and breakfast

Here’s a great opportunity for a perfect Valentine’s Day weekend getaway – Flavors of Freeport. On February 15 and 16, enjoy fine dining and a truly romantic winter experience with us at the James Place Inn. Flavors of Freeport features a series of incredible events. Friday night starts out with the Chef’s Signature Series. Freeport’s… Read more »

New Knitting/Yarn Shop in Freeport

Hello to all of you knitters out there! Freeport welcomes a new knitting store, “Mother of Purl.” Located at 541 US Route One in Freeport, the shop is just about one mile from James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast. The shop is warm and welcoming and offers a beautiful selection of yarns, pattern books and… Read more »

Relaxing At James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast, Freeport, Maine

Guests at James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast in Freeport, Maine often comment on the relaxing atmosphere of our inn – “a home away from home.”  Some recent guests really took advantage of their time here before the holidays to relax by the fire in Pine Room (always fully stocked with wood) with a good book… Read more »

Winter Has Arrived in Freeport, Maine!

Winter has finally arrived here in Freeport, Maine.  Christmas Day brought a lovely snowfall that turned into a nice winter storm on Wednesday, delivering abou 10 inches of fresh powdery snow.  It is a beautiful winter wonderland and many of us snow-lovers are glad to finally see it.  We have had a great time sledding for… Read more »