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51 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
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Ranked #35 of 40 hotels in Bar Harbor
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Amelia Island, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The mattresses were hard and very uncomfortable, and the pillows were awful. There was no coffee in the room AND NO WIFI, even though WIFI was advertised. When I called to tell the manager I was unable to get on line, he was very short with me. We would never stay there again.

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85 reviews 85 reviews
11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There were several reasons to stay here, but the number 1 reason was price and number 2 was availability. We were using it as a stop over on our way back from Canada and we decided that the day before that we needed a room in Bar Harbor on a Saturday night in JULY!!! I didn't think we'd get anything... More

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metro NYC
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second stay here and I'm not sure I would come back. Pros: great location, walking distance to just about everything in Bar Harbor. Reasonably priced for the area and pet friendly. Cons: decor is very dated but that's not a deal killer. However, the mattresses are hard and the foam pillows have to be 10 years old;... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was hoping the negative reviews weren't true but sadly they are. I didn't mind the vintage style of the decor but the smell.....was horrific. The mildew was so strong my throat swelled up and I started getting flu like symptoms. My clothes reeked like it when we left, In addition, we were on the first floor and could hear... More

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling with my 3 teenage boys and didn't want to spend a lot on accommodations, as i would be breaking the bank on feeding the beasts. This place was clean, the staff was very accommodating and the parking was great. We were only in the room to sleep and shower. The best feature of the anchorage motel was its convenience... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The room was comfortable and clean. The decor was dated but the motel was well maintained. Tea and coffee was available in the morning. Its a pity that tea and coffee wasn't available in the room. The location was excellent with lots of parking. The free WiFi was very poor.

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Moose Mountain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Probably the worst motel experience I have had. The staff's rudeness is surpassed only by their stupidity. Made the mistake of making reservations on line and requested a WC accessible room which they do not have but do not tell you that. Way over priced for a smelly room.

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Paid 180 for a night at this place...was scary. Slept in our clothes. Should have slept in the car. furniture seemed like it was from my grandmother's basement and smelled accordingly. The TV was from the 80s and the place smelled of mildew. Location is great, however. Very close to downtown with a lot of parking.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
30 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

good location, very close to main town. plenty of parking. Room is old and tired, dark wooden panelling and furniture to match. TV and hairdryer in room. Not the cleanest but this may be because of the fabric of the building. price and location make it an "ok" choice

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Carmel, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Have stayed here multiple times near Labor Day. It is in town and one can walk anywhere downtown easily. Rooms are clean, relatively quiet. Friendly staff. Parking easy. Good fast wifi. Not the cheapest one can find here but reasonable, especially for weekly stay. No real food but ice and soda machines available. Would recommend it.

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Address: 51 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Bar Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Anchorage Motel Hotel Bar Harbor

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