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11 Atlantic Avenue, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
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Atlantean Cottage
Ranked #3 of 33 Bar Harbor B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Broadview Heights, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This bed and breakfast offers the best of both worlds. It is tucked away on a quiet side street yet within easy walking distance of everything you would want to do. Our hosts Heidi and Gary were very welcoming and professional. Each morning we were presented with a unique breakfast appetizer and main course. They were so helpful with dinner... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pro's: -Great location on a quiet street but within easy walking distance to great restaurants and shops. -Unique, older home, and rooms have been updated an modernized. -Wonderful breakfast -Common areas to relax, on the porch or sitting areas in the house Con's: None After backpacking for 3 nights in the White Mountains in New Hampshire, I felt like I... More

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12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Rosserne room which was very nice, comfortable and quiet on the third floor . The stairs are not overly narrow, it's just not a modern house. We did not find them difficult and actually liked the third floor as there are two rooms and ours was near the back of e house. The property is excellently... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hosts were wonderful and the building was clean and well decorated on a quiet side street. The breakfast was a delicious apple Clafoutis. Complimentary reusable plastic squirt water bottles were provided which were a nice touch. Umbrellas were available to borrow, which we ended up needing that day. They had lots of maps and menus for reference in a... More

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North Berwick, Maine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We decided to stay here after reading all the positive reviews that we read. My husband and I come to Bar Harbor every year and like to try new places to stay and this is definitely one of the best. Gay and Heidi are extremely attentive and helpful and the breakfasts are simply delicious. Our room was nicely decorated and... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The Atlantean is just wonderful. Hosts Heidi and Gary have made a historic home into a beautiful, warm, welcoming and restful oasis that's great to "come home" to after a busy day in Bar Harbor or Acadia National Park. As other reviewers have mentioned, the Atlantean is on a quiet, largely residential street (a dead-end, so no traffic noise). It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Loved this place, interior and exterior , beautiful. Gary and Heidi are welcoming owners of the place. Vegetarian breakfasts were unbelievably tasty, and the hotel practices of doing business as" green" as possible were spectacular. Definitely must stay places at Bar Harbor

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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We chose the Atlantean Cottage based on Trip Advisor reviews and we are glad we did.The location is perfect. It's on a quiet side street and it's an easy walk to restaurants and shops. In addition to gourmet breakfasts, the hosts are very knowledgeable and accommodating with restaurant suggestions, directions and things to do. Acadia National Park was closed during... More

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Rochester, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Hands down, this was the best bed and breakfast we've ever stayed in! We were there for four nights in July, in the Baymeath Room. This is a grand, historic home, maintained meticulously. Our bedroom was immense, with a large, comfortable king-sized bed. And the bathroom had been recently redone, complete with a large rain shower. We are both fussy... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights on a New England drive and were not disappointed. The cottage is beautiful, clean and welcoming. We chose our room (Tallyrand) because it had a sauna in the shower and a real open fire, it looked good in the picture, but oh it was so much better in real life!! What a wonderful, stylish... More

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Address: 11 Atlantic Avenue, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Bar Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Atlantean Cottage Hotel Bar Harbor
Atlantean Cottage Bar Harbor, Maine

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Atlantean Cottage is the name given to this lovely Tudor cottage, the personal residence of renowned Bar Harbor architect Frederick Savage. You'll find no more tranquil, quiet locale so very close to the best restaurants, galleries, museums, and shops. On a peaceful lane between Main Street and the ocean lies this serene getaway just around the corner from all that Bar Harbor Village has to offer. ... more   less 
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