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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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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milton, Vermont
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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80 reviews 80 reviews
14 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 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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belair, maryland
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Very friendly,nice camp site. This was our second time staying here and we are highly impressed. Would recommend! Family friendly and very clean. Found the large open space for tent camping was wonderful...playground nice and slide at pool a hit with the kids!

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

we chose a campground because i needed to be eased into the idea of camping so i wanted the amenity of plumbing and we wanted to be near acadia national park. there are definitely trails and sights for the national park within a few minutes drive of this campground, but we didn't realize that we'd be spending so much time... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

My husband and I just returned from Acadia National Park and spent 3 nights at Smugglers Den. We didn't make reservations months or even weeks in advance, and the campgrounds inside the park were already booked. We decided on Smugglers Den and were so pleased once we arrived and set up camp. They had everything we needed from hot and... More

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Palm Coast, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

We stayed here 3 nights in our motorhome in July 2012. Our site was nicely shaded but not all were. The staff was friendly. Lobsters and lobster boiling equipment were available at the camp store. The location was great, convenient to Southwest Harbor, Bar Harbor, and Acadia Nat. Park. The campground was on the bus route if you did not... More

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Also Known As:
Smuggler`s Den Campground Hotel Southwest Harbor
Smuggler`s Den Campground Hotel
Smuggler's Den Campground Maine/Southwest Harbor
Address: P.O. Box 787, Rte. 102, 20 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Southwest Harbor
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Ranked #4 of 5 Specialty lodging in Southwest Harbor

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