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Address: Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, ME

The oceanfront home of former President George Bush.

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Scenic Drive with Stopover

Definitely worth a pull over if in the area - after all the years of hearing about their summer home it was fun to see in person

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kathy M
new york
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North Stonington, Connecticut
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a tourist attraction, but one that is boring! You gaze across the inlet to see a brown house. It is not beautiful, nor is it great architecture to seek out! You will never glimpse the president. and if by chance you do, he will never waive or acknowledge your excitement. I would rather shop in a better or... More 

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new york
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Definitely worth a pull over if in the area - after all the years of hearing about their summer home it was fun to see in person

Thank Kathy M
Boston, Massachusetts
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Or a bike by. It's a piece of presidential interest and history. The area around it is a beautiful drive.

Thank lobsterknits
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good spot to stop along Ocean Ave; overviews a neat inlet. Great wave action along outcropping of rocky shore. Can only imagine how pretty it can be in summer.

Thank Hannah1389
Hudson, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

As longtime supporters of the Bush family, we couldn't wait to stop and take a look from Walker's Point. It was exciting to see that they were in residence, as the flag was flying! It was easy to find, and gave a great view of this big compound. I would absolutely stop again if I was in the area.

Thank worleybird98
Bloomington, Illinois
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Obviously tourists are not allowed within maybe a mile. There's a pullover spot that limits parking to :15 only. This is a nice view of the property. Pictures are decent from the only spot available, which is an extra lane on a two lane road.

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Vernon, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Always was curious as to the Kennebunkpot home the the Bushes so often talked about. And there it was! A full view right across an inlet. Its amazing. The drive right along the coast of Maine was amazing.

Thank Ibikemountains
New Hampshire
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Loved the ocean drive and getting a glimpse of the Bush home !! Wish we could've visited with them : )

Thank Sue M
Kennebunkport, Maine
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Park and walk. Ride your bike here. Plan a picnic (just not this time of year). Enjoy the sights of former president compound.

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Addison, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We drove here during the snow season what a beautiful scene all the homes were so pretty! Very nice road trip!

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