Hartstone Inn Valentine’s Day Weekend Five Course Dinner Menus

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner!  Treat your special someone to a romantic getaway complete with a delicious, five course candlelit dinner.   Dinner for two is included in our romance packages.  Choose between our “Let Me Call You Sweetheart” and our  “Dip Me in Chocolate Package” and show your loved one just how loved they are!

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Valentine’s Day Weekend Menu

Thursday, February 14, 2013, 7:30 pm

  • Crab Timbale with a Wild Rice Cake and Roasted Red Pepper Beurre Blanc
  • Celeriac Soup with Local Apples, Duck Confit and Chives
  • Red Raspberry Sorbet
  • Butter Poached Maine Lobster with a Sweet Pea Custard and Vanilla Cream
  • Red Velvet Soufflé with a Sour Cream Crème Anglaise

Friday, February 15, 2013, 7:30 pm

  • Pan Seared Sea Scallops with a Pumpkin Cream and Crisp Cumin-Spiced Bacon
  • Sweet Potato Chowder with Maine Lobster
  • Red Raspberry Sorbet
  • Seared Tenderloin of Beef and Rosemary Seared Tiger Shrimp with a Spicy Ailoi
  • White and Dark Chocolate Mousse “Bombe” with Fresh Berries

Saturday, February 16, 2013, 7:30 pm

  • Crab Timbale with a Wild Rice Cake and Roasted Red Pepper Beurre Blanc
  • Celeriac Soup with Local Apples, Duck Confit and Chives
  • Red Raspberry Sorbet
  • Butter Poached Maine Lobster with a Sweet Pea Custard and Vanilla Cream
  • Red Velvet Soufflé with a Sour Cream Crème Anglaise

**We will still serve our 6pm a la carte dinner also, all three nights.  Menu is soon to follow!

 

“Let Me Call You Sweetheart” Valentine’s Day Package

Hartstone Inn Valentine's Day PackageSurprise your Valentine anytime during the month of February!

Your romantic two night getaway will start off with a romantic bottle of bubbly and our decadent chocolate caramels sprinkled with Maine Sea Salt.  Our award winning dining room will spoil you with memorable multi-course breakfasts each morning and our five course dinner for two one evening. 

There are so many options for your day of fun – skiing, wine tasting, tobogganing or massages.  When you are ready to wind down in the late afternoon, we’ll be ready with two signature martini’s and delicious hors d’ oeuvres.

Package start at $327 per couple.

Winter Fun Getaway Packages – Skiing and Ice Climbing in Camden

Hartstone Inn Skiing

It is officially wintertime here at the Hartstone Inn.  The air is chilly and there’s snow on the ground.  That doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of outdoor fun to be had!  The Camden Snow Bowl is just a short distance away from us and it offers skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, skating, tubing and a toboggan chute.   Book one of our three winter getaway packages and enjoy all winter in Maine has to offer!

Down with Downhill Package

Available: December – March
Price: $102 in addition to room charge (double occupancy). Click here to check room availability.
Package details: The Down with Downhill package offers a romantic, two-night getaway with a gourmet twist. Down with Downhill welcomes with a multi-course breakfasts each morning, afternoon tea and cookies, a five-course feast for two prepared by award-winning chef-owner Michael Salmon, and two one-day lift tickets or snowshoe rentals at nearby Camden Snow Bowl.

Learn To Ski Package

Available: December – March
Price: $137 in addition to room charge (double occupancy). Click here to check room availability.
Package details: Have you always wanted to learn to ski?  Our “Learn to Ski” package includes everything you need – rental equipment, lift tickets and enrollment in a 1.5 hour group skiing lesson for two people at the Camden Snow Bowl.  Our package also includes two nights lodging, a gourmet five course dinner for two one night and a sumptuous two course breakfast each morning.   Enjoy Maine’s winter weather and learn something new at the same time!

Winter Ice Climbing Package

Available: January – March
Price: $307 in addition to room charge (double occupancy). Click here to check room availability.
Package details: Get ready to have fun, push your personal limits and create a lifetime experience. For beginner climbers and those with some experience there is good quality coastal climbing in the area at the beginner and intermediate levels. You will enjoy a gentle hike and receive an introduction to gear, harnesses, ropes and knots. Get experience using equipment and practice a variety of climbs from climbing low angle to steeper ice. Package includes a full day (6-7 hours) ice climbing for one (includes gear for the day). Add a partner for the climb or receive a pampering one-hour massage for an additional $50. Package also includes 2 nights lodging, sumptuous breakfasts and a five-course gourmet dinner for two at the Inn.

New Addition – Lobster, Lobster, Lobster Cooking Class in January!

We have added a cooking class to our Hartstone Inn 2013 Cooking Class Schedule“Lobster, Lobster, Lobster” class will be offered on January 19th from 1-3pm.  Make it a weekend getaway and book our Cooking Class Package which includes two nights lodging, breakfast each morning, a five-course gourmet dinner for two and enrollment for one in a scheduled cooking class. Cooking classes include recipes, hands-on participation, wine to complement the cuisine and lots of food to taste.  Enrollment for the the class alone is $45.


Lobster, Lobster, Lobster Cooking Class Details

A trip to Maine should be based around eating as much lobster as one can. This class will help you achieve that goal!  Chef Michael will share his techniques for cooking and “breaking down” lobsters, and guide you through four very diverse preparations.

Recipes include:

  • Maine Lobster with a Vanilla Beurre Blanc
  • Lobster and Gruyere Soufflé with a Grilled Corn Cream
  • Maine Lobster and Asparagus Salad with a Tangerine Dressing
  • Avocado and Lobster Cakes with a Chive Sour Cream and Roasted Tomato Jus

“Very Merry” Christmas Getaway Package

Experience the magic of Christmas in Camden with our “Very Merry” Christmas Getaway Package.  The Inn is beautifully decorated and full of holiday cheer!  Package includes two nights lodging, sumptuous breakfasts each morning and a five-course gourmet Christmas Eve or Christmas day dinner for two.  Also with this package, receive two complimentary cocktails of your choice to be enjoyed by the fire and a homemade Christmas cookie turn down service one evening.  Enjoy the cookies yourself or leave them out for Santa!

Price: $100 in addition to room charge (double occupancy). Click here to check room availability.

It is not too early to make your holiday plans.  Believe it or not, Christmas is only seven weeks away!

Hartstone Inn Thanksgiving Dinner Package

Leave the cooking to us and spend your Thanksgiving holiday at the Hartstone Inn!  Our Thanksgiving Dinner Package includes two nights lodging, sumptuous breakfasts each morning and a five-course gourmet Thanksgiving dinner for two. Upon arrival, find champagne and homemade chocolates in your room.  Price is $90 in addition to room charge (double occupancy). Click here to check room availability.

We have two seating times for our holiday dinner, 2:00 pm or 5:30 pm.  The menu is as follows:

  • Lobster and Spaghetti Squash Timbale with a Butternut Beurre Blanc and Cranberry Gastrique
  • Portabella Mushroom Soup with a Dry Sherry Cream
  • Cranberry-Lemon Sorbet
  • Rosemary-Roasted Turkey with an Apple-Sausage Dressing and Scallion-Smashed Potatoes
  • Pumpkin Soufflé with a Spiced Crème Anglaise

As always, we are happy to accommodate dietary restrictions or food allergies.

Andrew Harper Dinner Package


After being fortunate enough to have our bed and breakfast featured in May’s Andrew Harper’s Hideaway report, we decided to offer a package that included some of the other wonderful dining in this area!

Available: All Year
Price: $260  In addition to room charge (based on double occupancy). Click here to check room availability.
Package details: Mid-Coast Maine is the home of multiple renowned restaurants.  Follow Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report recommendation and enjoy two nights of memorable dining.  Your package includes: two nights lodging, a welcome bottle of Veuve Clicquot Champagne with tuxedo dipped strawberries, a memorable five course dinner at the Hartstone Inn and a $100 dining certificate to one of two restaurants, Natalie’s or Primo.

Stand Up Paddleboarding Getaway Package

We are always looking for outdoor adventure package ideas and paddleboarding happens to be one of the fastest growing sports in America!  Try something new with a 1.5 hour paddleboarding lesson for two people on a beautiful local lake.  Lesson includes the basics of stand up paddleboarding – gear and safety, proper stance and paddle techniques.  Board, paddle, PFD and a leash are included.   Also with this package, enjoy two nights lodging, sumptuous breakfasts each morning and a gourmet dinner for two. Price is $192 in addition to room charge (double occupancy).




Dip Me In Chocolate Romance Package

Celebrating life, an anniversary, or just need some romantic time alone ? We’re here to help your loved one feel extra special!  Your getaway includes 2 nights lodging, a beautiful bouquet of flowers, a bottle of bubbly and a personalized chocolate plate with a delicious assortment of homemade chocolates & caramels.  Multi-course breakfast each morning and memorable five course dinner for two are included.

“Let Me Call You Sweetheart” Valentine Package

Surprise your Valentine anytime during the month of February!

Your romantic two night getaway in the seaside village of Camden, Maine will start off with a romantic bottle of bubbly, a dusting of rose petals and our decadent chocolate caramels sprinkled with Maine Sea Salt. Or award winning dining room will spoil you with memorable multi-course breakfasts each morning and our five course dinner for one evening. There are so many options for your day of fun – skiing, wine tasting, tobogganing, massages….When you are ready to wind down in the late afternoon, we’ll be ready with two signature martini’s and delicious hors d’oeuvres.

Packages start at $327 per couple.