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Recent Bar Harbor reviews
The Perfect Getaway
"Can't say enough about how wonderful our stay on Spectacle Island was. Of course, Maine is beautiful, the hikes in Acadia were incredible, etc. etc... that goes without saying. But the hospitality that Jaime and AJ (and Ava!) provided was beyond compare. They clearly care deeply about the island and its guests, and constantly went out of their way to be sure that our stay was perfect in every way. We would stay at Spectacle Island again even if it were on a lake in the middle of Nebraska, just to enjoy the company of our wonderful hosts. The fact that SI is in the middle of one of the most incredible parks in the US just seems like icing on the cake."
Guest: Team PivonkaDate of Stay: June 2014Review Submitted: June 24, 2014
"We had such a great time staying in this cozy cottage. The sunroom overlooking the water was my favorite place to sit. We saw seals playing and the fog rolling in at night. At high tide, you can hear the water from the master bedroom which just lulled us to sleep. The kitchen has everything you need to cook meals if you want. Although there is not a washer and dryer, the kitchen sink is plenty big to rinse out a few items of clothes. Also, there is no wifi or TV which we thought was a bonus and we didn't miss either one at all! There is a radio so we listened to music. Cell service (Verizon) worked great! You can rent kayaks from a local company that will deliver right to the cabin (or bring your own) so we enjoyed the Western Bay waterfront access from the cabin. The cabin is located on a very quiet road and only 7 miles from the main entrance to Acadia National Park, 9 miles to Bar Harbor, and 10 miles to Ellsworth. We did not have any traffic to deal with. Lots of restaurants nearby and an IGA grocery that has everything else you might need. They even sell spirits and Maine's famous blueberry wine. Thank you Pat and Bob for sharing your cabin and we hope we can get to Maine again soon. There are many more hiking trails that we need to do."
Guest: KimDate of Stay: July 2014Review Submitted: July 20, 2014
"The Blue Rose Cottage was exactly as described and perfect for our stay. Very comfortable, clean and tastefully decorated. Location was great- just a short walk to everything. We had wonderful weather and were able to fully enjoy being outside. We love Bar Harbor and the park; it is such a beautiful place."
Guest: Alice E.Date of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: October 16, 2014
"We came here for an annual Girls Getaway. There were 6 of us and the house worked even better than we thought it would. Sherri met us and showed us around the house. It's so roomy. Everyone was able to have their separate beds. We had brunch in the sunny dining room and morning coffee on the front porch. Loved the convenience of a washer and dryer. It was very clean and furnished nicely. The location is perfect. We walked all around Bar Harbor and every evening to our favorite pubs. Everything is steps away. We drove to Arcadia Park and surrounding towns and just love everything about this area. Thank you Sherri for making ours a great memorable vacation with this beautiful house."
Guest: Carol and Peter PesettiDate of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: April 1, 2015