Dec 1 - Dec 2
New property with old world charm. Quite setting, but close enough to walk down town. Nice breakfast. Minutes away from Acadia National Park. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Dec 8 - Dec 9
Was here in early October 2020, felt very safe & clean there. All
Beautiful location. Great food. We asked for softer pillows but they had none
Everything was outstanding!!! The amenities, the front desk staff 👌!!! The waitstaff still the restaurant seemed to be slightly challenged but we were not in a hurry so didn’t mind, we will definitely be staying here again!!!
Nice hotel in very convenient location, room spacious, very comfortable bed. Staff is friendly.
Dec 4 - Dec 5
The room was clean and spacious. Friendly staff and pretty good location
Dec 1 - Dec 2
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
Dec 1 - Dec 2
Very friendly staff, clean rooms and is in down town.
Free upgrade to suite at Harborside in dowtown on water.
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.
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.
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.
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.