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Recent Acadia National Park reviews

  • Scott

    "My wife and I have visited the Bar Harbor/Acadia National Park area for 15 of the last 20 years. We started our stays in hotels in Bar Harbor, then moved to bed and breakfasts. When our daughters arrived we traveled by RV and stayed in camp grounds on Mt. Desert Island. Once our daughters were old enough, we began renting homes for our weeks' visits. We usually visit in the first week of August, so we rented homes on Long Pond, but the last two years we came early in the season and rented near Bar Harbor. This home is three minutes by car from the center of Bar Harbor, and is very convenient to the supermarket and restaurants. You can walk to town. It is also only a couple of minutes away from the park's entrance, and five minutes from the Eagle Lake carriage road. This house is the nicest we've stayed in - the place feels brand new. Everything is very tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean. On the first floor is a living room and a modern, fully stocked eat-in kitchen, with everything you need except food. We were left wanting for nothing. There is a large outside deck behind the kitchen with a gas grill and table and chairs, and the view from the deck is beautiful. We spent a good part of our day on the deck when we were at the house. Despite the home's closeness to Bar Harbor, It has a very very private feel about it and the area is very quiet. And as promised, we were visited by a half dozen humming birds as they came to the feeder on the deck. The deck overlooks a huge back yard with plenty of room for the kids and dog to run around in. Off one side of the kitchen is a master bedroom with a king-sized bed with a very comfortable memory foam mattress, and en-suite bath with jacuzzi tub; to the other side of the kitchen is a half bath with washer and dryer. The second floor has two bedrooms and a full bath, again all tastefully decorated. One bedroom is set up with a couch and love seat in addition to the bed and looks out at the view. This room also has books ands ands games you can use during your visit. Our teenaged daughters stayed upstairs and liked it very much. We had occasion to meet the owner, and she is every bit as lovely as her home. She communicated with us quickly during the initial contact, promptly sent out the contract, and our security deposit arrived two days after we returned home. We absolutely recommend staying here, and will return next year. You won't be disappointed!"
    Guest: Scott P. Date of Stay: June 2016 Review Submitted: July 11, 2016
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  • Thankful Cottage - a wonderful retreat

    "Sherry and Ivan Rasmussen have restored this historic home into a delightful refuge. My sister and I agreed we had stepped into our own little home. Set back from West Street along the bustling harbor, Thankful Cottage is in a great location, giving guests access to everything Bar Harbor has to offer: You are in the midst of Acadia National Park -- able to enjoy the beauty of the water and the land. We strongly recommend this as the perfect get away. We enjoyed walking around town, listening to the town band, eating fresh lobster, whale watching and sea kayaking. Sherry and Ivan provided plenty of information for us to experience Bar Harbor to the fullest, and they go out of the way to address every question or concern you may have. Though my sister and I traveled to Bar Harbor to visit family and spend time outside hiking and exploring the harbor, we are also avid fans of the Olympics. One of my former students was competing in Rio and Sherry made sure that the cable TV in the cottage was in tip top working order. We are most thankful for a wonderful week and have already signed-up to return next summer."
    Guest: Kate S. Date of Stay: August 2016 Review Submitted: September 11, 2016
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  • A+ . I want to move there ! Clean , warm & cozy. By far was the BESt

    "Clean, cozy and easy. Perfect set up for a wonderful stay. Accommodations were spectacular . View, and comfort all in one place. We felt welcome and will be back for sure. Found our new little spot of heaven"
    Guest: pam m. Date of Stay: November 2016 Review Submitted: November 24, 2016
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  • Fantastic view, clean, with all the amenities for a great vacation.

    "Had a great week with our 3 adult children. The unit Is new and worked well for our family. Loved the location being right by the water but not in an area over run by tourists."
    Guest: Donna R. Date of Stay: August 2016 Review Submitted: August 13, 2016
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