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 …
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“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 …
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Skiing in Maine “Learn to Ski” Package

Skiing in Maine is often the first experience of someone new to the sport. We are always trying to create fun, new getaway packages that we feel our guests at the Hartstone Inn will enjoy.  We thought this package would be perfect!  The Camden Snow Bowl is just a short distance from the Inn an …
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Camden Bay Chamber Concert: Héctor Del Curto’s Eternal Tango Quartet

We are so fortunate to have the Bay Chamber Concerts here in Camden and Rockport.  Since 1961 this non profit organization has provided classical, jazz and world music plus dance events to our mid coast area.  They also provide educational opportunities to Maine musicians along with scholarship prizes.  The next Bay Chamber Concert is Héctor Del Curto’s …
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Down with Downhill

With all the recent snowfall and we would imagine most people are thinking snowshoeing, cocoa and marshmallows, stone fireplaces and wool blankets, snowmen and snow angels,  shoveling, bags of sand, and skiing. Lots of skiing!  With this in mind we are offering our delicious and fun Down with Downhill package. Leave the shoveling and bags …
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102 Days till Sailing Season

Mary Jo and I snuck away for lunch last week (to Boynton McKay) with Captain Jack and First Mate Barbara from the Schooner Surprise.  We had a great lunch, as usual, and enjoyed some great company. Jack and Barbara are enjoying their Winter break but are looking forward to the upcoming sailing season, only 102 days …
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Budget Travel Article

The December 2008/January 2009 issue of Budget Travel Magazine names the Hartstone Inn as one of it’s “40 Best Deals of the Month.” The Hartstone Inn is featured in a section titled “Down with Downhill! When you get tired of the slopes, these packages include other wintertime activities.” The package listed is our 2 night …
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Maine Foliage Report

“Maine’s Fall Foliage Show Expected to be Magnificent”, according to state officials. Maine’s Department of Conservation has just released it’s first Fall Foliage report for 2008 and the forecast is for a colorful season. If you are planning a trip up to Maine this fall, check out this link to view the current foliage conditions. …
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Portland Magazine – Valentine Pick

Portland Magazine’s Winterguide 2008 has just published a list of “27 Romantic Getaways for the Ultimate Valentine’s Day!” We are proud to announce that the Hartstone Inn is listed as number 6. To read the article, click here. Celebrate Valentines Day everyday in the Month of February! Your Two Night February Romance Package includes: a …
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