Bed & Breakfasts and Small Inns

Bed and Breakfasts (B&B's) vary greatly in furnishings and ambiance. They are generally converted homes or summer cottages with several sleeping rooms, private or shared bath, and common sitting and dining areas. Breakfast, served on site and included in the rate, can range from continental to full gourmet fare. Guesthouses provide similar accommodations to a bed and breakfast, but food service is generally not included.
YELLOW HOUSE BED & BREAKFAST
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YELLOW HOUSE BED & BREAKFAST

One of Bar Harbor's original seaside summer cottages, Yellow House offers comfort and style with a sophisticated Maine cottage chic flair. The inn features spacious bedrooms, modern bathrooms, and large wicker-filled sitting rooms with fireplace. Our breakfasts are a generous celebration of flavor and color.  Wander through the sculpture garden or relax while rocking on the wrap-around porch. Located on a quiet lane in the heart of Bar Harbor you are just steps away from the famed Shore Path, restaurants, enticing shops, and art galleries. Open mid-May to late October. High season $275-$305; Off season $185-$195.

SEACROFT INN
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SEACROFT INN

A charming inn by the shops & by the shore. Turn of the century Bar Harbor cottage. Quiet in-town location. Each of our unique & spacious rooms has private bath, A/C, cable TV, refrigerator & microwave. Designed to make your visit pleasant & peaceful. Feel the ocean breezes on the granite post deck.Rates: High Season $109-$159; Spring $79-$99.

ACADIA HOTEL - DOWNTOWN
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ACADIA HOTEL - DOWNTOWN

Located in the center of Bar Harbor on the Village Green, The Acadia Hotel – Downtown is Bar Harbor’s premier boutique hotel. Complementary bicycles, modern amenities, large outdoor hot tub, and reasonably priced immaculate guest rooms/suites make this hotel a top pick!  Newly renovated with AC, TVs, private baths and parking. Open Year Round

STONE THROW COTTAGE B&B
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STONE THROW COTTAGE B&B

Along Bar Harbor's historic corridor, the Stone Throw Cottage is perfectly located for your coastal Maine getaway. Walk to downtown, or take a quick ride by bike, car or the Island Explorer to enjoy Acadia National Park. Our charming, comfortable guest rooms include: AC, free WiFi, attached baths with whirlpool tubs, a full, delicious breakfast and afternoon refreshments. Relax on our lazy back or front porch, overlooking expansive grounds and gardens or snuggle up with a good book by a cozy fire in one of the sitting rooms. Free, off street parking. Let the island resident innkeepers help you plan your adventure-filled day, or just relax around town and let the Inn be your sanctuary.

AYSGARTH STATION
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AYSGARTH STATION

Built in 1895 on a quiet side street in downtown Bar Harbor our Bed & Breakfast extends New England hospitality and quiet comfort in a uniquely casual atmosphere. All our guest rooms have A/C, queen beds, and private baths. Delicious hot breakfasts, and delightful afternoon refreshments, all combine to make your stay both comfortable and memorable! Open Year Round. Rates: high season $135-$175 off season $85-$110.

THE ELMHURST INN
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THE ELMHURST INN

Located on a quiet side street, The Elmhurst Inn is an easy walk to Bar Harbor’s many restaurants, shops, galleries and waterfront. Gardens surround the inn, creating a calm and private retreat. Family-owned, the inn has been newly renovated with crisp, clean colors and updated furnishings. 

Breakfast, an afternoon social, and knowledgeable advice about the area and Acadia National Park are just the beginning of the what The Elmhurst Inn has to offer. Our linens and amenities are carefully chosen to please discriminating travelers. All rooms have private baths, some have private balconies and others have working fireplaces. Off street parking is free for all guests. The inn’s living room has a fireplace that welcomes on chilly days, and a spacious verandah for relaxing and shedding every care.

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BLACK FRIAR INN

Gracious and comfortable with a medieval atmosphere, The Black Friar is a three diamond full service inn. Quiet downtown location, full breakfast, and English pub serving dinner nightly. Six spacious rooms, with private baths, fine linens, AC, private heat, WiFi, and TV/DVD. Some rooms come with fireplaces, and private porches. Visa and Mastercard accepted. The fun begins at The Friar. Open Mid-May through October, Inn Keeper Tom HulbertRates: high season $135-$185; off season $75-$145.

HOLBROOK HOUSE
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HOLBROOK HOUSE

AAA . A lovely 1876 Victorian B&B located on the historic corridor. Ten rooms plus three 2-bedroom suites, nonsmoking, all with private baths, some with fireplace or private porch. Full, hot breakfast & afternoon tea. Free wireless internet available. Short walk to restaurants, shops & the waterfront, minutes from Acadia National Park. Open May1-Oct31. Rates: high season $139-$249; off season $89-$199.

BASS COTTAGE INN
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BASS COTTAGE INN

Modern.  Maine. Classic.  Award-winning Accommodations. Diamond Collection of inspected inns. Yankee Magazine Editor's Choice, Boston Magazine Best of New England. A stylish luxury boutique inn in a peaceful enclave minutes from Acadia and steps from the waterfront, restaurants and shopping. King and queen rooms, private baths; fireplaces and whirlpools. L'Occitane bath amenities.

We're known our food!  Enjoy gourmet breakfasts cooked to order.  "Wine O'Clock" every evening at 6pm. No smoking or pets. Free WiFi. Free parking. Open mid-May - end of October. 2017 rates:  Spring Season - $220-$340.   High Season - $260-440.  Fall Season:  $240-380. www.basscottage.com  - 207.288.1234

HEARTHSIDE BED & BREAKFAST
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HEARTHSIDE BED & BREAKFAST

Welcome to the Hearthside B&B and our home.  The Inn was built in 1907 at the turn of the century with many Victorian and traditional furnishings.   Each room has its own unique furnishings and color scheme. Some rooms feature fireplaces, whirlpool tubs or porches.

Begin your day with our scumptous full breakfast and be sure to try the homemade granola.   In the afternoon when you return from your adventures treat yourself to some of our homemade treats with lemonade/tea/coffee.  

Hosts: Catherine and Brian Hamor

AAA Three Diamonds.Rates:  Low Season from $125 to $170 and  High Season from $145 to $250

MANOR HOUSE INN
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MANOR HOUSE INN

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Our beautifully restored, authentically furnished 1887 mansion is located on an acre of landscaped grounds in the quiet historic district. 18 rooms, suites,& cottages all with private bath, many with working fireplaces and garden views. Full breakfast. Easy walk to village shops & restaurants. No smoking, no pets. Select Registry~Distinguished Inns of North America. Open April 15 to late October.Rates:Mid April thru June 24 ,$92 to $215; June 25 thru September 2, $165 to $275; September 3 to late October $126 to $215

CLEFTSTONE MANOR
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CLEFTSTONE MANOR

Immerse yourself in the splendor of Bar Harbor’s gilded age at Cleftsone Manor. Once a private residence, this mansion was built in 1881 and now offers luxurious accommodations for guests. Lofty ceilings, heavy timbers, deep windows and ornate moldings are the bones of this architectural gem.

Breakfast at the Cleftstone is generous, and our recipes featuring fresh Maine ingredients are often requested. Abby’s Retreat is a wicker-filled sunporch where guests may share wine and light appetizers as well as their discoveries of the day. The library is equipped with high speed internet access, computer, books and games. An outdoor pool is available and all rooms have private baths, air conditioning and television.

BAR HARBOR MANOR
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BAR HARBOR MANOR

AAA 3-Diamond This year you'll find remarkable values at the Bar Harbor Manor! Relax in a peaceful & private 2-acre setting with spectacular gardens in the heart of Bar Harbor, a short stroll to the ocean, Acadia, whale watching, shops & dining. The Bar Harbor Manor offers luxurious, newly renovated guest rooms & suites in 5 historic homes. All rooms with AC, fridge, TV, and high speed wireless. Many with private balcony, fireplace, whirlpool, sitting area &/or mini-kitchen.Rates:High Season $95 to $195; Off Season $55 to $175. Suites additional. Special packages available.

THE INN AT BAY LEDGE
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THE INN AT BAY LEDGE

Escape to tranquility, and pamper yourself with the pleasures of our ocean front hideaway. From the elegant cuisine, to the gracious warmth of our eight individually appointed rooms, we offer a unique setting for your vacation, retreat, or special occasion. Private beach, pool, sauna & steam bath. Information & reservations - 207-288-4204. Fax 207-288-5573. Open May thru October

ANNE'S WHITE COLUMNS INN
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ANNE'S WHITE COLUMNS INN

Georgian architecture, gracious hospitality, and savory and satisfying breakfasts are just the core of Anne’s White Columns Inn. Staying at Anne’s is like staying with friends. Situated on private, gardened acres in the Historic Corridor of Bar Harbor, Anne’s is removed from the downtown bustle but still convenient to village activities and culture, as well as all that Acadia National Park has to offer.

Named after vanished mansions from Bar Harbor‘s Golden Age, our guest rooms are as unique as their namesakes. Original artwork and classic wallcoverings have been selected to suit each room, and furniture includes crisp white wicker and period cherry bedsteads. They all have queen beds, crisp linens, and private baths.

LLANGOLAN INN & COTTAGES
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LLANGOLAN INN & COTTAGES

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Come and feel at home in our tastefully decorated rooms. Wake up to the aroma of coffee and freshly baked muffins and much more at our complimentary Continental Breakfast. Five rooms. Queen and King beds. No smoking. Close to Acadia National Park and the beach.                                                            
                                                    




                                                                                     OUR COTTAGES
Any one of our cozy, comfortable cottages can be your " home away from home" during your visit to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Surrounded by lawns the cottages offer a refreshing atmosphere with lots of room for the for the children to play. 
The cottages accommodate two and up to six people with comfortable beds , linens, fully equipped kitchenettes set for light cooking.

ULLIKANA BED & BREAKFAST
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ULLIKANA BED & BREAKFAST

Ullikana is a secluded, romantic haven by the sea in the heart of Bar Harbor, where you will enjoy the the charms of the past with the comforts of the present. Lush and colorful gardens surround this historic 1885 house. All of our rooms have private baths, and some have fireplaces or private terraces with beautiful water views. Although only a few steps from the center of Bar Harbor, our quiet location offers tranquility and friendly hospitality. We invite you to start your day with a sumptuous homemade breakfast, relax in the afternoon while watching ships in the harbor, and end your day by the fire. Open May to October. Rates: high season $180-$330; off season $125-$250

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MOSELEY COTTAGE INN & TOWN MOTEL

Moseley Cottage Inn is a small, intimate inn, furnished with antiques and a warm atmosphere. The nine guest rooms, with private baths are comfortably yet tastefully decorated. Guests at the Inn treated to a full breakfast. Our adjacent motel offers large comfortable rooms with individually controlled electric heat and air conditioning, cable color TV, small refrigerator and free local phone calls. 8 of the rooms have 2 double beds. 1 room has a queen size bed with a pull-out couch. Wi-Fi for both inn and motel. Inn and/or Motel Rates: Please check our website for rates and availability.

THORNHEDGE INN
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THORNHEDGE INN

Thornhedge Inn is an authentic Bar Harbor classic summer cottage. Woodwork, art and curiosities are little changed since it was built as summer home in 1900. The history is celebrated, while the property is updated for today’s sensibilities. Walk in and immerse yourself in the elegance of Bar Harbor’s Gilded Age, reassured modern and luxurious comforts await.

This centrally located bed and breakfast is in the Historic Corridor District in the heart of Bar Harbor. Walk to restaurants, shopping, band concerts, Acadia National Park, and all the extreme or relaxing activities our island has to offer. Wholesome breakfasts, afternoon wine and cheese—every room has a private bath and some have a fireplace or private balcony.

IVY MANOR INN
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IVY MANOR INN

An elegantly appointed vintage modern nine room Bed and Breakfast located on Main Street in the heart of Bar Harbor. This Tudor-style Inn designed with rich mahogany woods and  unique elegant antiques throughout.   Accomodations offer either king or queen suites, some with delightful outside sitting balconies, private baths and all the amenities you expect. Enjoy your morning breakfast on our outdoor tree covered patio among the pine and flagrant flowering gardens. We are located one mile from Acadia National Park and steps to all shops and restaurants in our quaint village.  A short stroll to the shore path creates a great beginning for your stay in Bar Harbor each morning!  Ivy Manor's private off-street parking is a plus along with the perfect location on Main Street in downtown Bar Harbor.

CENTRAL HOUSE
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CENTRAL HOUSE

Located in the heart of Bar Harbor, everything this historic resort town has to offer is never far away. Our charming room accommodations have classic period furnishings with a cozy feel to make your stay both enjoyable & comfortable. You simply won't find a more convenient home away from home at such a very attractive price. All rooms include private baths, A/C, cable TV, & free wireless internet access.

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THE MAPLES INN

Built in 1903, our Victorian era B&B has six distinctly decorated rooms, all with queen size beds, private baths and air conditioning. Enjoy the convenience of a short stroll to shops, area activities, intimate restaurants, and the surrounding sea. The inn offers a full, served New England breakfast and scrumptious afternoon refreshments. Featured in the August 2002 issue of the Discerning Traveler and the July 2002 issue of Gourmet.Rates: high season $150-$205;off season $105-$145

1898 YANKEE LADY INN
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1898 YANKEE LADY INN

Our gracious Victorian was built in 1898 for Angus MacDonald, the 1st Congregational minister in the village. Island geologic & historical information shared. Hostess is recent author of The Native Rock, a geology guide that compares MDI with Plato's description of Atlantis. Within walking distance of shops & restaurants. Private baths. Hearty full breakfast. Open May-December. Rates: high season $150-$170; off season $110-$130.

BASS HARBOR COTTAGES and COUNTRY INN
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BASS HARBOR COTTAGES and COUNTRY INN

On the shore of Bass Harbor and close to Acadia National Park, the Bass Harbor Cottages and Country Inn offer a peaceful, waterfront setting for vacation or retreat. Located on the 'quiet side' of Mount Desert Island, our harbor-front cottages have spectacular views of the water from a country-garden setting. The Cottages have decks, queen beds, fireplaces, saunas, living areas, full kitchen, cable television and can accommodate up to six guests. The Country Inn is reminiscent of a by-gone era and offers comfortable rooms for two with air-conditioning. queen and twin beds, fireplaces, in-room refrigerators, cable, in-room coffee and private baths. Stroll across the lawn as you mosey down to the water's edge - or launch your kayak with the tide! Hear the wind whistle through the trees. Bring your laptop for free wifi. We are close to restaurants, libraries, grocery stores and all of the essentials.

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BASS HARBOR INN

Bass Harbor Inn, a totally restored 1870 house convenient to the wonders of Acadia National Park, is located in the center of an unspoiled working village that shelters the region's largest lobster fishing fleet. Here, on the quiet side of Mount Desert Island away from the hustle and bustle, is life as it has been lived in Maine for generations.

MIRA MONTE INN & SUITES
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MIRA MONTE INN & SUITES

1864 restored Victorian; 13 rooms, 4 suites; Heart of Historic Corridor; 2-acre estate w/floral gardens; off-street parking, bike storage. Friendly staff; full breakfast buffet and afternoon refreshments. Antiques/period furnishings, K/Q beds, private baths, (5 whirlpools). A/C, CCTV/VCR, phones, data ports. All rooms have either a fireplace or balcony. 5-min. walk to shops & waterfront. May-Oct. (Suites-all year) Rates: high season $169-$290; off season $95-$204.

SALTAIR INN, WATERFRONT BED AND BREAKFAST
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SALTAIR INN, WATERFRONT BED AND BREAKFAST

Enjoy Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park at a luxurious waterfront bed & breakfast located three blocks from downtown Bar Harbor. The Saltair Inn offers spacious luxury suites with private sitting rooms overlooking Frenchman Bay. Amenities include king-size beds, elegant private baths, gas fireplaces, TV and wireless internet access. A full breakfast is served on the rear deck or in the formal dining room. The Saltair Inn is a smoke-free and pet-free B&B.

ATLANTEAN COTTAGE B&B
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ATLANTEAN COTTAGE B&B

Tranquility in the Heart of the Village. The Atlantean Cottage, a 1903 Tudor mansion, lies on a peaceful lane between Main St. and the ocean. We're just around the corner from all that Bar Harbor Village has to offer. You'll find no more serene locale so very close to the best restaurants, galleries, museums, and shops. King or queen beds...some with fireplaces and whirlpools, all with private ensuite baths, TV and A/C. Spacious common areas, patios, & well-stocked butler's pantry at your disposal. Full breakfast, of course! Check availability and reserve securely online. Rates: Peak Season: $255-$295, Quiet Seasons: $200-$275

BALANCE ROCK INN
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BALANCE ROCK INN

Built as a family “cottage” in 1903, when wealthy tycoons selected the most desirable locations along the rocky, island-studded Maine coast for their summer season mansions, Balance Rock Inn today presents romantic ambiance of times gone by and luxury amenities to make your vacation relaxing and unforgettable.

Set on a secluded tree-covered property with panoramic views of Frenchman’s Bay the Inn commands a breathtaking waterfront location on a promontory of nearly three acres, jutting into the ocean. The Inn offers a tremendous sense of privacy and serenity, yet steps away lies downtown Bar Harbor with its village green and many fine shops and restaurants. Delight your senses in one of our comfortably appointed guest rooms or luxury suites, tastefully outfitted in harmonious colors, handsome wall coverings, handcrafted furnishings, and all the creature comforts. Each accommodation is unique with features such as ocean views, fireplaces, whirlpool baths, saunas and private porches. Indulge in the peacefulness of the Inn’s surroundings, with ocean views from your room, the Inn common areas, or the pool and grounds. As a Balance Rock Inn guest you’re pampered with incomparable lodging, amenities and service, a wonderful vacation destination for spring, summer, or fall. With a history of hospitality, spectacular scenery, and innate charm… Balance Rock Inn has it all.

PRIMROSE INN
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PRIMROSE INN

Romantic Bar Harbor Bed and Breakfast is perfectly located only a short stroll from Bar Harbor's Main Street and only 1 mile from Acadia National Park. Features 15 spacious guest rooms, all with private bathrooms, luxurious linens, air conditioning, flat-panel TV/DVD and wireless internet access. Many rooms feature gas fireplaces, spa tubs and private porches. Guests will enjoy a hearty full breakfast and our popular Afternoon Tea" with freshly baked goods. Reserved parking smoke-free and pet-free. Open May to October.

QUIMBY HOUSE INN
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QUIMBY HOUSE INN

A Colonial-style Inn within a minute's walk to Bar Harbor's waterfront, restaurants, shops, and bike and kayak rentals. Minutes from Acadia National Park and Kebo Valley Golf Club. Spacious, finely appointed rooms, suites, and kitchenettes. All with private baths, cable TV, telephone, and air conditioning. Off-street parking. AAA three diamond. Open Year-Round.Rates: High Season $99-$245; Nov-April $90-$145.

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THE MOORINGS INN

The Moorings Inn offers suites, singles, doubles, and cottages for your family vacation needs, located on the ocean with views of Somes Sound. There are two additional accommodations off the premises of the main house, but with ocean views of Southwest Harbor and the mountains. With extraordinary views, tastefully decorated rooms and the ocean at your fingertips,your vacation is bound to be a memorable one.

Additional Resources

HOLLAND INN

35 Holland Avenue
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-4804

SHORE PATH COTTAGE

24 Atlantic Avenue
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-0643