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Harbor View Motel And Cottages

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11 Ocean Way, Box 701, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Norway, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have been staying at the Harbor View for many years over the Columbus Day weekend. The rooms are very clean although some are a bit dated. Continental breakfast is included with a selection of bagels, English muffins, cereal juice and coffee. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Averill Park, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We have been going to the Harbor View for 32 years and have usually stayed in Cabin 16, (our favorite). This year, Cabin 16 was under repair, so the staff contacted us before we got there to let us know we would be in Cabin 19. This cabin has 2 bedrooms, full kitchen, living room, dining area and a wrap-around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

After several searches for the perfect place to stay while in Maine, I think we found it. This Motel is on the quiet side of the Mount Desert Island. We loved it here. The staff, all of them, were the friendliest people. We could walk to town, it was just a couple blocks down the street. The view from our... More 

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Fenwick Island, Delaware
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Our first trip to Maine. We knew from the reviews and pics that we were going rustic, and that was also what we payed for. It was nicer than we expected. Cottage 19 was larger than it appears in the web shots. The beds were very comfy and the rooms very clean. The people in the office were very nice... More 

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Wrightstown, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Accommodations were good, location fabulous, town of SW nice/quaint, BUT by far the best part was the "awesome" staff ~~ welcoming, friendly, pleasant, helpful, It was nice to be in a quiet village town, yet within a few miles from the best water vistas I have ever seen hiking:+) Acadia NP is a "must visit" for everyone !!!

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Phila
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I was visiting the area in order to hike in Acadia. Southwest Harbor is a bit of a drive to the western side of Acadia where most of the trails are. However, this is a much quieter, less busy area than Bar Harbor. There are less traveled trails on the SW side for days when the main sections of Acadia... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I was late in booking but really wanted to stay in Southwest Harbor at least one night. This place is a little hidden find. Older and cozy, clean with good beds. Great price. Ate the very plentiful continental breakfast on their deck and visited with people who come back every year. The location is great--on the bay, easy walk to... More 

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Beloeil, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

well hidden near the central village of Southwest Bar harbor, this motel is very affordable and offer a nice breakfast in the morning and a VERY nice view on the bay.. Just WoW for the view itself it,s really worth it... Rooms are Okay (it's a motel) and plenty of places to park the car. They also have somme little... More 

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mozarella45, Public Relations Manager at Harbor View Motel And Cottages, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review of the Harbor View Motel and Cottages. It sounds like you enjoyed your stay at the motel, along with your time in beautiful Southwest Harbor. Your write-up was positive and yet, you only gave 3 stars out of 5. Is there anything we could have done to warrant a better numerical review? We would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We checked out of Seawall Campground and wanted to stay on the quiet side of the island for one more day. Almost all of Southwest Harbor was booked but Harbor View had one room for one night and didn't take advantage and upcharge. Rate was very reasonable. We stayed in Room 8. Walls were thin and furnishings were outdated but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were recently in for a couple of nights (North units). The location is great - great view of the harbor and walking distance to town. Comfortable bed, clean bathroom with nice towels. (was impossible to plug in the hair dryer in the bathroom fixture.) The furniture is a bit dated and tv smallish but still comfortable. If I have... More 

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Additional Information about Harbor View Motel And Cottages

Address: 11 Ocean Way, Box 701, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Southwest Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Harbor View Motel And Cottages Hotel Southwest Harbor
Harbor View Motel And Cottages Maine/Southwest Harbor

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