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Rockport, Maine
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My mom stays at the Harbourside every summer and she recommended it to me. We stayed for a few days before our wedding in August. The Inn is beautiful, peaceful, and comfortable. It really is from another time, but with modern conveniences. The atmosphere is really special -- quiet and refined without being stuffy -- and even the way the...

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Booked through web site and was sent a late email cancelling because "person I talked to" had made an error.... Like the talking web site? Was stuck by utter lack of professionalism and verbal attempt (later) to book me to another, $100-more-expensive room

Thank Pierre B
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I love this place! The house is in this cute little town right by the water, a short drive from the Park Loop Road which takes you deep into Acadia. The house is really calm and beautiful and the breakfast muffins are great. The only criticism I would have is the really slow wifi in the house - and unfortunately...

Thank omcdv
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We have come to this area to hike, swim, bike and eat lobster on 4 different occasions. Each time we have chosen an upscale B & B and have enjoyed them all. This time we decided to stay a few days longer and needed to find a place when we stumbled upon this place. We fell absolutely in love with...

Thank RitzQueen
Trumbull, Connecticut
Reviewed 24 August 2015

The Inn is a fantastic place to stay on Mt. Desert Island provided you go in with the proper expectations. It is a 10-15 minute car ride to Acadia Park, and a 20 minute ride to downtown Bar Harbor. However, it is only a 5 minute walk into the little village of Northeast Harbor, where you will find a small...

2Thank Constructive_Summer
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We made a last minute trip to Mount Desert. We didn't want to stay in busy Bar Harbor, the inns in Southeast Harbor all has a 2 night minimum. We were very happy to find the Harbourview Inn. Although it was not near the event we were there for, we were extremely satisfied with our choice. The inn in located...

2Thank XSkier
Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

The Harbourside Inn is contained within a magnificent building in the incredible Acadia National Park. The hosts are welcoming and friendly, and even offer refreshments upon arrival. The rooms are of a decent size: we shared a double room between three, and had plenty of space. The breakfast consisted of delicious freshly baked muffins, fresh fruit and a selection of...

2Thank Dom T
northern California
Reviewed 3 August 2014

The Harbourside Inn is the perfect place to stay on MDI, particularly if you want to be away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor. The inn is set up more like a house than a commercial lodging. I stayed in a spacious room on the ground floor, which had its own entrance off a little back porch. Other...

3Thank HotelDog7
hudson valley, ny
Reviewed 8 July 2014

I love this place! A beautiful, comfortable house situated within walking distance to Main Street. Our room, consisting of a bedroom with a fireplace, a four season room with numerous windows that let in light, and a bathroom. Great hospitality and a wonderful black cat that likes to be loved up. My only complaint was the need for a softer...

2Thank hulal
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 14 January 2014

My family and I stayed at the Inn in August 2013. We had an absolutely wonderful stay. The home and setting is lovely for high-energy children and we have two ages 10 and 7. They could run around outside on the property in search of the 3-legged cat. The rooms are spacious and clean and extremely reasonably priced. We booked...

Thank Mariaportland

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled at the edge of the woods and Acadia National Park, Harbourside Inn in Northeast Harbor, Maine offers our guests quiet relaxation a short walk from the downtown village and marina, and an easy drive to all the highlights Mount Desert Island offers. Built in 1888, our guestrooms are decorated in the period and are light and airy. Wooded trails honeycomb the area behind the Inn, perfect for a short stroll or as a launching point to hiking Acadia's nearby mountains or visiting the local azalea and perennial gardens. Harbourside Inn offers a quiet, peaceful and relaxing retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbourside Inn

Address: 48 Harborside Road, Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Mount Desert > Northeast Harbor
Price Range: ₹ 12,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Not worth the effort”
 of 5 bubbles PierreB32, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All room options seemed very nice because the inn is in a quiet location.”
 of 5 bubbles Gardener1012, 18 Aug 2013 | Read review
“There is no elevator in this Inn, Room 15 was awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles elenap424, 15 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Visit Harbourside Inn website for views of the rooms. Each offer a different decor and experience (all good!)”
 of 5 bubbles MaryJaneR514, 12 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Each room is unique. Most have working fireplaces. Some have kitchenettes. All of the rooms are beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles KStJBirdBlog, 8 Sep 2012 | Read review
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