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Recent Bar Harbor reviews

  • Simply Perfect!

    "The Wayfaring Mermaid Suite is simply gorgeous...it is one of the few places I have visited where the actual property is even better than the photos. My mom and I were able to enjoy this beautiful apartment in the most perfect location, along with my 2 year-old daughter. It is clean, well- stocked, comfortable, well appointed...I was able to set up a pack and play in the bedroom, and my mom used the sofa sleeper in the main room. She said it was very comfortable, and she loved the breeze from the open windows! The bedroom bed was just as wonderful as my own bed! Monique and Joe are both so kind, and the attention to detail when building this unit is very impressive! Joe is a highly skilled craftsman, and he handcrafted the entire apartment...gorgeous (I know I am using this word a great deal...but, it's the best word to describe this place). The courtyard, which we didn't get to spend nearly enough time enjoying, was adorable... We were able to walk to the Chart House Restaurant, which is just steps from the apartment; we also took advantage of the ice cream shop at the end of the street, as well! The rocky beach (also steps from the apartment), was the perfect spot for photos! It was a quick two minute drive to the Acadia National Park and just minutes to downtown Bar Harbor. You must visit Cadillac Mountain! I lived in Hawaii for two years (which has always been my favorite place on earth), and I really think Bar Harbor and the park might have moved past the islands:) We took a little drive to Bass Harbor, which was also gorgeous (beautiful sunset by the lighthouse). If you're looking for the perfect place to in the most perfect location...this is exactly where you need to stay! I hope to be able to return and enjoy this property with my husband!"
    Guest: LK Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 16, 2014
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  • Great location

    "This is a great house for vacation. Very clean, nice big kitchen, conveniently located. We will definitely rent again. Water is right at the end of the street with great views. Very private, quiet street. Nice side yard for dogs. Owner is next door if there are any issues which I thought was great."
    Guest: Jan L. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 10, 2014
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  • Outstanding In Every Way!

    "This is our sixth year in this townhouse. We keep coming back because it is truly a home away from home. We love it! It is immaculate, comfortable, very attractively decorated, and is in a great location on a quiet residential street right in the middle of Bar Harbor. The owner is a wonderful person who cares about her tenants. She bends over backward to be sure you have the best vacation ever. You can't go wrong with this excellent rental!"
    Guest: Lib & Dave Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 14, 2014
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  • Great Location, Very clean, Welcoming

    "We had a perfect vacation in this lovely home. Bar Harbor is such a beautiful place to visit. The house is clean, spacious, and just about everything you need in a house is there, from linens to paper towels. The third floor is especially nice - the one bedroom is very sunny with a sitting area and a wonderful new bathroom. The grocery store is just around the corner. You do not need to drive once you get there - the Village Green buses take you most anywhere on the island. This was our third visit to Acadia National Park. We enjoy the hiking, biking, beautiful views - Shore Trail is my favorite place to walk early morning or early evening. There are so many wonderful restaurants to choose from. Shopping, kayaking, boating. Something for everyone. This is our favorite home so far on the island. We would definitely stay here again."
    Guest: Guest Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 2, 2014
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Bar Harbor Travel Tips

Get Away to One of the Gems of New England: Bar Harbor Vacation Rentals

In travel guides and books about vacation spots in North America, Bar Harbor is regularly touted as one of the best places to visit and vacation. For this reason, there are many Bar Harbor vacation rentals for people who are interested in Bar Harbor travel.

Bar Harbor travel includes experiences along a rocky coast line and view of magnificent granite cliffs. Bar Harbor is located on the east side of Mount Desert Island. One of the best things about Mount Desert Island lodging and Bar Harbor vacation rentals is that they give vacationers access to Acadia National Park.

Bar Harbor Travel: Live Like Royalty Without Spending Like Royalty

One of the best things about Bar Harbor vacation rentals is how affordable many of them are. In fact. It is quite common for vacationers to get a better deal on Bar Harbor vacation rentals than on other sorts of Mount Desert Island lodging such as hotels.

Here are a few things to consider. When staying in a hotel, you are not able to cook your own meals. In order to have access to even a kitchenette, you'll have to pay extra. And even kitchenettes are not usually sufficient to cook full meals. In Mount Desert Island lodging options such as vacation rentals, fully equipped kitchens are standard. This means that renters don't have to spend an arm and a leg paying for every meal in restaurants.

Also, laundry service in hotels is usually incredibly expensive. For those who plan to hike, bike, boat, and swim, laundry might be necessary. Doing a load of laundry in a vacation rental is as easy as 1-2-3 and won't cost you a thing as the laundry facilities are a standard part of most vacation rentals.

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