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Smuggler's Den Campground

P.O. Box 787, Rte. 102, 20 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A peaceful retreat! Sites were wooded, shady, and spacious! The cabins look amazing...especially the new ones. Grocery store located close by. Southwest Harbor is easily located to other areas on MDI.

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Middletown, Connecticut, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I camped here solo in the late summer, after high season. When I went to the office to inquire about a site, I was met by a kind of confused "what the hell do you want?" look from the guy there.When I told him I wanted a campsite (imagine that!) he seemed to comprehend and was polite from then on.... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family came to Mount Desert Island for a week-long stay, so when researching the area, we focused on finding camping cabins and came across Smuggler's Den. This was a very nice, large campground with tent/trailer/RV sites, as well as rustic cabins and "Deluxe cabins" which have a private bathroom, kitchen, and screenhouse. We initially picked a rustic cabin due... More

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Saint marys
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spend a week at Smuggler's Den Campground in a deluxe cabin. The cabin was very nice, and clean. The campground staff was very friendly and helpful. Close to Acadia National Park, and other activities on Mount Desert Island. Will be staying here again!

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Milton, Vermont
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

This was exactly what we were looking for. Some of the best bathrooms I have seen while camping. There was a nice wash sink outside the bathrooms for doing dishes. Just be prepared for a slight line depending on time of day. We brought our own wash bin so it wasnt that bad. We were on a nonelectric tent site.... More

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We've been coming to this campground for 17 years out of the last 20. It is as clean as dirt can be! The restrooms and showers are cleaned daily and they look it. The price is right and the staff helps in any way possible. AND it is pet friendly which is important. It is also close to Acadia National... More

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Shepherdstown, West Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We stayed in a rustic cabin. We had 2 adults and 3 kids. We had plenty of room. The beds were very comfortable. I loved how close we were to the bathhouse, campstore, laundry, pool, playground, etc. Everyone was very nice and helpful. It is a great location to stay, close many wonderful trails and activities on Mt Desert.

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Bradenton, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

This is one of our favorite campgrounds, and we travel extensively. It's no wonder every RV site is booked during their high season (July through September). We always book 6 to 8 months ahead for a 2 to 3 week stay. The campground is clean, beautifully landscaped and well laid out with a very nice pool area, an excellent large... More

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Chester, NH
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We stayed in a deluxe cabin and it was very new, clean and comfortable! Our family had a great time at this family friendly campground and we would highly recommend it to friends/family! The pool was very clean and the owners also had a luau party for the families one night that was free for all people staying at the... More

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Lake Tranquility
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87 reviews 87 reviews
16 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

I am not sure where you can register upon arriving and be greeted with a big smile and by name and with a welcome back, how was your year. That has been our experience at Smugglers Den. They have put in a pool and a very nice playground, have added rustic as well as deluxe cabins and yet have maintained... More

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Additional Information about Smuggler's Den Campground

Address: P.O. Box 787, Rte. 102, 20 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Southwest Harbor
Also Known As:
Smuggler`s Den Campground Hotel Southwest Harbor
Smuggler's Den Campground Maine/Southwest Harbor

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