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Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel

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The Bluenose Inn is a AAA rated hotel, an elegant immaculate treasure featuring breathtaking views of Frenchman Bay. Set atop a magnificent granite-terraced hillside, the hotel is one of the most beautiful spots on the Atlantic. 97 Classically appointed rooms located in our two buildings. Dining in The Looking Glass with panoramic views, cocktails in the magnificent Great Room, heated indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub,steam room, spa & complete fitness center and wi-fi throughout the property.
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Property amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Family Resort
Classic
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One of the reviews stated that the "Bluenose Inn Sets the Standard in Bar Harbor". We couldn't agree more! Clean, friendly, exquisite views and all of the amenities! We were there to celebrate a wedding in April of 2016, but we will be going back as a couple to as a romantic
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Response from Katie W, General Manager at Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel
Responded 3 May 2016
Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back later in the season! Safe travels until then.
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We went for a reception and the venue is absolutely beautiful. The rooms are clean, well maintained and the view was amazing. Easy trip to town, just a short drive. It was a little cool out but I will definately go back when it is warmer so I can enjoy the out side pool.
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The Bluenose sets the standard for Bar Harbor. It is perched on a hill high above busy Eden Street. The hotel is beautiful, warm, cozy and immaculately clean. Rooms are spacious and many have gas fireplaces. Most offer balconies overlooking Frenchman's Bay. Sit out and watch the
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Response from Katie W, General Manager at Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel
Responded 3 May 2016
Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at The Bluenose Inn. We are very appreciative of your great comments on our rooms, pool and property. We do take great pride in the cleanliness of our rooms and are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We can't wait to welcome you back in future seasons.
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Stayed here two nights October 2015. Absolutely loved everything about the place. We stayed in the Mizzentop(third floor)--magnifique! Our room was large,beautifully decorated with good beds,and well stocked with various toiletry items as well as Keurig coffee and tea items.
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Response from Katie W, General Manager at Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel
Responded 23 Feb 2016
I am thrilled that you had such a great experience with us! We certainly appreciate all of your wonderful comments. If there is anything in particular you thought was missing for breakfast, we are of course open to all suggestions. Over the course of the Winter, we've been looking at ways to improve this amenity. We're excited to introduce some changes for this coming season. Thank you for your thoughtful review. We look forward to your return! Safe travels until then.
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Stayed 5 nights,very clean & friendly.I love the stone work & the glass elevator.I had a king size bed and a fireplace and private balcony.The staff provided me with a map of the Island and I chose my first venture to hike up Cadillac Mt.
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Response from Katie W, General Manager at Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel
Responded 23 Feb 2016
I'm happy to hear you greatly enjoyed your stay with us. Your comments on the staff being so friendly and helpful are much appreciated as we pride ourselves on our high level of service. Thank you for writing us a review. We hope to see you return in the near future!
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Check In Time? Check Out Time?
Our check in time is 3:00pm and our check out time is 11:00am.
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Hi, we are planning a trip for July. Is the hotel dog friendly?
I apologize for not responding sooner. I was unable to go online due to illness. Hope you have a good trip. I do not recall seeing any pets at the Bluenose Inn but I would call them to check.
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Sorry but I am not able to answer. I advise you call the desk and ask. We booked a week and never looked back. I apologize for the delay in responding.
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Hello I would be happy to discuss your experience at the Bluenose with you. I can be reached at our local number, 207-288-3348. Thank you, Katie W. General Manager
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Are pets allowed?
Hello, We do not allow pets at the Bluenose Inn. However, our Sister property which is located right next door (Wonder View Inn) is pet friendly. Thank you, Katie W. General Manager
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"The rooms that end with 10-14 will give a great view of the ocean."
"Ask for the fourth floor. The end rooms have the best views."
"The perfect place to stay if visiting Bar Harbour and the Arcadia National Park"
"Ask for a view over the bay"
"Stay in the main building"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 164 - US$ 338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
bar harbor hotel - bluenose bar harbor
LOCATION
United StatesMaineDownEast and Acadia MaineMount Desert IslandBar Harbor
NUMBER OF ROOMS
97
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