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West Street Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   50 West Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
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Ranked #9 of 40 hotels in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we reserved a room on the 4th floor for 3 reasons. 1-unobstructed view 2-noise from street 3-very strong fried seafood smells permeate the room. we reserved 2 notes. it is an expensive room. the room is on the 2nd floor. the view is a touristy outdoor 2 level seafood restaurant. the room is overwhelmed with the smell. you can clearly... More

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Bangor, Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very nice hotel, with friendly staff. A very nice roof top pool with drink service. The pool has an excellent view of the ocean. The rooms were very clean and the room we chose had a balcony. Just a short walk through downtown Bar Harbor for breakfast in the morning. We will definitely stay again.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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74 reviews 74 reviews
21 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful and comfortable I could live there. I didn't think the price was bad for a harbor view room compared to what you pay at other hotels. It is the center of all activity. The rooms are beautiful with nice furniture, spacious and you can enjoy your balcony. The 25 dollar resort fee isn't that bad. You... More

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london
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a beautifully appointed hotel with amazing rooftop pool and large well appointed rooms, and there is no doubt the best location in Bar Harbor ... HOWEVER, beware when it comes to your credit card. We booked online on a book and save rate with prepayment. Payment however was NOT taken and they looked for another CC on check... More

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Ft Laud
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125 reviews 125 reviews
20 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a newer clean hotel in a quaint area. After visiting other smaller inns and bed and breakfasts I think a trip to this area would be more enjoyable in a less commercial hotel. Prices are high and the silly $25 per day resort fee adds insult to injury. Friendly staff and most helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ok it's bar harbor. Things are pricey here. So don't get worked up if the bill is pretty high. Even though it's pretty expensive hotel I wouldhighly recommend it because it actually is great value. The rooms are very clean but contemporary. The view is amazing if you request for ocean view or harbor view even though it cost extra.... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel has the most incompetent front desk I've ever encountered. I was called to confirm my reservation 24 hours in advance, and I made sure to ask whether the room had been paid for already. The reason was because I wanted to cancel, but I was told I could not because I got a special rate for booking early.... More

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Medford, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for a little couples get away. We had a great room for 2 nights overlooking the harbor. The room was comfortable, the deck was as well (although it was over the restaurant so it wasn't quiet when out there), the bathroom shower was really nice to. I found the overall noise loud. When you... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is in a great location and with the rooftop pool, we were able to enjoy Bar Harbor away from the crowds while sunbathing with a cocktail in hand. Once we were ready to hit the town, it was easy access. The service was always top notch and cleanliness was superb. I think the privacy and luxury feel was worth... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First, this place was nice and the location was great but it is not worth the cost. I booked a double room several months in advance and the room I was given was a single. I called the front desk and they walked me to a "double" room which was a king size bed and a fold out couch. I... More

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Address: 50 West Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Bar Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — West Street Hotel 3.5*
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