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Balance Rock Inn

4.5 of 5 21 Albert Meadows, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Quanah, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just stayed for four nights at Balance Rock Inn. The property and the view was absolutely beautiful!! The staff was very courteous and anxious to help in any way possible. The breakfasts were delicious and different each morning we were there. You can walk down Ocean Trail and have easy access to the pier and town. I highly recommend... More

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Herscher
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently stayed here for 3 days. Fantastic location. Close to everything! Great Breakfast. Also enjoyed the deck with the fire going at night. Neat place. Would stay there again. The rooms with a ocean view and balcony are best. Just finished a 2 week Northeast Trip. This was our favorite place to stay!

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Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don’t want to take away from the beautiful location and accommodations at the Balance Rock Inn – but it’s only fair to let others know why I would never recommend the Balance Rock to friends or family. My husband and I had booked room #304 for our honeymoon at the end of August. We were intending to stay 3... More

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Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed in Bar Harbor over September weekend with husband. We wanted a nice cozy bed and breakfast and read great things about Balance Rock Inn. This review is for room 305 on the top floor of the main building. It was somewhat triangular shaped but had a deck leading to a fantastic view of the water. There were also two... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This gorgeous inn has a fantastic location, just off Main Street but with a secluded feeling to the grounds facing the bay. Our room was very comfortable with a private seating area with views of the water. We enjoyed cocktails on the veranda with a fire pit to add to the ambiance. The staff is great, especially the day time... More

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Windham, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Balance Rock Inn has one of the best locations on the Waterfront in Bar Harbor. When you come through the front doors of the Inn you are immediately captured by the incedible views across the rolling lawns out towards the ocean. The bar and patio take advantage of the ocean views. The bar served up some excellent small plates,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay at the Balance Rock Inn the week after Labor Day. Everything, from the room, to the view, to the service, was perfection. I could not recommend this hotel more. We loved that it was a short walk to town, but felt away from everything at the same time. Everyone was just lovely. We met some... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We have stayed at Balance Rock a few times, this recent stay was again a fantastic time .. The Inn is the most perfect location , with magnificent views.The staff so kind and helpful,they have made improvements every year,,The breakfast is splendid ,Attention to every detail...Look forward to next visit....

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Albany, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My husband and I booked this inn as part of our honeymoon. It was our first trip to Maine and the inn and town of Bar Harbor is the reason I will never return to Maine, despite the beauty found in Acadia National Park (which I have seen much better views parks in the Adirondacks for free)! I booked the... More

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Lehigh Valley, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

First trip to Bar Harbor and were very happy to have stayed at Balance Rock Inn. Great location being just off Main St. View from the back of the house which overlooked the bay was great. Excellent heated pool. Very nice room. Good complementary breakfast.

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Address: 21 Albert Meadows, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
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Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Bar Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Balance Rock Inn 4.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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