The Magic Of Hidden Pond Resort

The moment we pulled onto Hidden Pond Lane in Kennebunkport, Maine we knew things were different. As we were winding down the birch and maple strewn lane we passed a Provisions store next to a lovely vegetable garden, then an open area with old-fashioned bicycles available to borrow on a whim, and finally the main lodge which had a storybook quality to it.

Of all the bungalows on the property we passed, we guessed the location of the main lodge as a result of of the vehicle parked in front. It was an old car, perfectly restored, with a surfboard on top and a sign painted on the back saying “Follow me to… Hidden Pond!” It felt as if you were to actually follow this car you would be transported to a different time and place, much as in Woody Allen’s film Midnight in Paris.

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