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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The venue is perfect with beautiful views across the Harbor. The rooms are well appointed and very comfortable. The food in the Restuarant is world class with good presentation and really delicious food. The view from the restaurant while we were dining was memorable (see photo) Staff are very friendly and helpful. It was finding this place that persuaded us...

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Alabama
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Let me say what a wonderful time I had here just relaxing and enjoying the ambience! From the moment I arrived I was welcomed and received exemplary service. I had room service that was delicious and enjoyed the Easter buffet in The Reading Room restaurant overlooking the water at sunset. It was absolutely magical and reminded me of how service...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Bar Harbor Inn is a beautiful property perched right on the edge of Bar Harbor. Our second story room overlooked the ocean, and what a vista it was! Three of stayed there in 2 queens. The rooms were nicely sized and included a terrific big leather chair and ottoman with a strategically placed lamp for real reading comfort. If...

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Warren, Maine
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent clean room - it was cold out =side so it was great to come back after hiking to a nice warm room. Complementary Breakfast was great. Bed was very comfortable. Quiet and TV was fine. everything was great .

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Best resort on the island!!!! Resort is very clean, comfy room, Friendly staff, and had a great view. Huge breakfast, can walk to everything. Acadia National Park is right around the corner. Can't wait to come back!!!!!!

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NicoleBHI, Director of Sales at Bar Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Dear James G, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Bar Harbor Inn and sharing the highlights of your visit. We are honored to be considered the best resort on Mount Desert Island! We hope to see you soon! Warm Regards, Nicole Richardson Sales & Marketing Director

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the king loft suite with pull out sofa bed in the main building. The loft has a second smaller bathroom with the king bed. A TV and chair. It also has amazing views of the harbor with a balcony. The A/C heating unit did not work on our first night but was eventually fixed the next day....

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NicoleBHI, Director of Sales at Bar Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Dear 2015RC-F, Thank you choosing the Bar Harbor Inn & Spa on your recent visit to Bar Harbor. We appreciate your kind comments regarding the level of service you received throughout your stay as well as the beautiful views you enjoyed from our property. We consider providing excellent customer service of the highest priority and it sounds like our team...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in, and was set to have a room in one of their nearby units, staff was able to find a room in main building. We stayed in a room with 2 queen beds, the room was small for 3 people. Beautiful view, bathroom was very nice. This Inn has a card that you scan in front of your room...

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NicoleBHI, Director of Sales at Bar Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Hnnaah M, We are delighted to read your kind comments regarding your recent visit. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to share your feedback. Our staff will appreciate you highlighting the extra step they took to make sure you went home will all of your personal items. We hope to see you back...

Lamoine, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Light dinner this evening was a follow up to a large birthday gathering at another location. You can look at this as an after celebration. Dave again in his rare form as server and bar tender. The food in the Lounge was excellent as well as the serviice. Our visit this evening was the second night they opened for the...

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Biddeford, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Bar Harbor Inn never fails to deliver their high quality accommodations and services with a smile and welcomed feeling. From check in to check out and everything in between, you are catered to and every request is answered in a timely, positive fashion resulting in a first rate getaway. The Reading Room is a gastronomic feast for all the...

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NicoleBHI, Director of Sales at Bar Harbor Inn, responded to this review

Dear michaelroberta2017, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback regarding your recent stay at the Bar Harbor Inn. We appreciate your loyalty and continued trust in our hotel and staff. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal at the Reading Room Restaurant and the shore path along the property. We hope to welcome you back in the...

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Breathtaking ocean views and convenient location! A 5 minute walk to shops and restaurants and there is a beautiful shoreline walk just outside your room! Complimentary breakfast of fresh fruit, yogurt, bagels etc while you take in the view! Rooms were clean, nice bathrobes. We came off season so the spa was closed and lots of shops closed but we...

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Dear crimsonone, Thank you for writing about your recent stay with us at the Bar Harbor Inn. We are glad you enjoyed the quiet of our spring season and agree that it is nice to relax and stroll the shore path located directly outside of our guest rooms. Thank you for pointing out our ocean view complimentary continental breakfast as...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Reading Room Restaurant
Reading Room Restaurant
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bar Harbor's best oceanfront location, with great in-town convenience. Rated "Superior First Class" by Official Hotel Guide. Eight acres of lush lawns/gardens, three beautiful and distinct buildings, embraced by serene half-mile shorepath. Elegant rooms/suites; king/queen beds; premium bedding; waterfront balconies. Superior hotel amenities -- complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, luxury robes, wireless internet, homemade cookies. Both fine and casual dining - with delicious cuisine, attentive service, breathtaking ocean views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bar Harbor Inn

Address: 1 Newport Dr, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1898
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: ₹ 10,755 - ₹ 31,681 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bar Harbor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
Bar Harbor Hotel Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor Inn Maine
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Bar Harbor
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
#4 Business Hotel in Bar Harbor
#8 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
#12 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
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