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The Inn on Mount Desert
The Inn on Mount Desert
3.0 out of 5.0 68 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME
4.7/5 (22 reviews)

This was our first visit to The Inn on Mount Desert and it was amazing. I loved the size of the Inn - just perfect to be cozy and personal. The decor is campy and fun throughout. The breakfast was a real breakfast with pumpkin pancakes to complement the season. Already looking ahead to our next ...

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019
Guests staying at The Inn on Mount Desert enjoy a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a TV in a common area. Free parking is included with your stay. ...
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Conference Center
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Conference Center
3.0 out of 5.0 119 Eden St, Bar Harbor, ME
4.3/5 (64 reviews)

Beautiful location right there on the water, reasonable price and excellent, accommodating service - we liked the hotel so much, we stayed an extra day! My only suggestion for the management would be to increase variety for their breakfast buffet - please, make sure to have BOTH your delicious ham/meats ...

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Conference Center features an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a health club. If you decide to drive, there's free parking. The 24-hour ...
Hampton Inn Ellsworth/Bar Harbor
Hampton Inn Ellsworth/Bar Harbor
2.5 out of 5.0 6 Downeast Hwy, Ellsworth, ME
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (19 reviews)

Came up to Ellsworth for a family Thanksgiving in Blue Hill. Very convenient location. EVERYONE was so very accomadating and friendly. Definitely will stay here in the future!

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2019
Guests staying at Hampton Inn Ellsworth/Bar Harbor enjoy an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Free parking is included with your stay. The ...
Acadia Hotel-Downtown
Acadia Hotel-Downtown
3.0 out of 5.0 20 Mount Desert St, Bar Harbor, ME
4.8/5 (11 reviews)

Very friendly staff, clean rooms and is in down town.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019
Guests of Acadia Hotel-Downtown enjoy 2 spa tubs, free WiFi in public areas, and coffee in a common area. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help ...
Bar Harbor Inn
Bar Harbor Inn
3.0 out of 5.0 1 Newport Drive, Bar Harbor, ME
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4.4/5 (10 reviews)

Heating unit was too loud make it difficult to sleep thru the night.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2018
At Bar Harbor Inn, guests enjoy a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. If you drive, take advantage of free valet parking. The 24-hour front ...
Quimby House Inn & Spa
Quimby House Inn & Spa
2.5 out of 5.0 109 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, ME
4.7/5 (7 reviews)

Really friendly staff, pleasant family business vibe, clean and well run facility. Very close to Acadia and right in the midst of Bar Harbor. Had a great time

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019
Quimby House Inn & Spa features free WiFi in public areas, spa services, and a terrace. If you plan to drive, free parking is available. Staff members can answer ...
Comfort Inn Ellsworth - Bar Harbor
Comfort Inn Ellsworth - Bar Harbor
2.5 out of 5.0 130 High St, Ellsworth, ME
Free Cancellation
3.9/5 (17 reviews)

We were just staying for 1 night and it is a convenient place to stay, close to restaurants, shops, not too far to Acadia.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2019
Guests of Comfort Inn Ellsworth - Bar Harbor enjoy free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and free newspapers. A stay here includes free parking. ...
White Birches Motel
White Birches Motel
2.5 out of 5.0 17 Thorsen Rd, Hancock, ME
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (20 reviews)

Price, location, and staff were great. We stayed 2 nights instead of the 1 night we planned because we really liked the spot.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019
Guests of White Birches Motel enjoy free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and express check-out. If you drive, put free parking to good use. Staff ...
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
2.5 out of 5.0 269 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME
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4.8/5 (20 reviews)

WE loved the proximity to downtown and the Harbor. It was very quiet, clean, and the free breakfast was much better than your typical hotels.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2019
At Bar Harbor Grand Hotel, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Free parking is included with your stay. The ...

Luxury Hotels in Bar Harbor

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Once Maine’s largest resort, this Mount Desert Island town contains a rich history and many attractions that are still loved to this day. Many visitors choose Bar Harbor as their vacation destination because of its proximity to Acadia National Park. However, it is also a great destination for families looking for kid-friendly attractions, such as the zoo. On top of that, it is a great destination for fans of craft beer or boutique store shoppers, too.

Where to stay in Bar Harbor

Downtown Bar Harbor is where all of the main attractions of the resort town, such as Bar Harbor Whale Watching and the Abbe Museum, are located. This area is the ideal place to stay if you like being in close proximity to local bars, restaurants, and stores.

One of Maine’s most loved natural attractions is Acadia National Park, which is home to all sorts of hikes, viewpoints, and activities, including Bubble Rock, the Precipice Trail,Hulls Cove Visitor’s Center,Jordan Pond, and Cadillac Mountain. Staying in a hotel near the national park will enable you to have these activities and more right on your doorstep.

If you are looking for an alternative place to stay, check out the quieter Bass Harbor, on the other side of the island. Home to Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, the fishing village is quieter than Bar Harbor. Thus, it is ideal for those seeking a relaxed and serene vacation.

On the mainland lies the city of Ellsworth, which is home to various attractions, such as the Grand Theatre and Ellsworth Public Library. Many vacationers choose to stay in a hotel in Ellsworth to be closer to airports and other attractions while still being within easy driving distance to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park.

3 and 4 star hotels in Bar Harbor

There is only one 4 star hotel in Bar Harbor. Still, as it is in a fantastic location with excellent facilities and s surrounded by spectacular natural beauty, you will not need to look anywhere else for a slice of luxury on Mount Desert Island.

There are 137 3 star hotels in Bar Harbor, with a great selection of both independent hotels and chains at a range of prices and with differing amenities. With such a broad selection, you will be sure to find one to suit your needs.

Hotels near Bar Harbor Airports

There are four airports near Bar Harbor, so you will be able to reach the Maine island town from wherever you are in the country. The closest airport to Bar Harbor is Hancock County–Bar Harbor Airport, which services Boston, Newark and Vero Beach. Just 12 miles away, it takes about 25 minutes to reach the airport from Bar Harbor. In case you want to save yourself the journey before or after your flight, there are a variety of airport hotels near Hancock County–Bar Harbor Airport.

Bangor International Airport is located 51 miles from Bar Harbor and serves a variety of airports in the eastern states, including JFK, Chicago, Charlotte, and Orlando. There are lots of hotels near Bangor International Airport to select from. About 88 miles from Bar Harbor is Knox County Regional Airport, where you can choose from a range of hotel options. The airport serves Boston.

Another airport option, if you are arriving from Boston, is Augusta State Airport, which can be found 123 miles from Bar Harbor in Augusta, Maine’s state capital. There are plenty of airport hotels near Augusta State Airport to stay at before or after your flight.

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