We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 33 Bar Harbor B&Bs / inns

Canterbury Cottage

12 Roberts Avenue, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Canterbury Cottage
Ranked #19 of 33 Bar Harbor B&B and Inns
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Bar Harbor
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Write a Review

118 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    96
    17
    3
    2
    0
See reviews for
13
84
7
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Portland, Maine
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We spent two very pleasant nights at this small B&B in the center of Bar Harbor during the past week [very much off season!]. Martha and Tim are, as noted, excellent hosts, and breakfasts were extremely good. Rooms are small, but everything is very clean and comfortable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lynn, Massachusetts
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We stayed at the Canterbury Cottage on the first weekend of November. Martha and Tim are great hosts. The Inn has a great location to downtown so we did not have to use our car. Tim made fantastic breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday morning and Martha sat down with us when we arrived and explained everything to us and gave... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Allentown PA
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

Since dog friendly is harder to find in BH, we felt lucky to stay here, and the owners are more than accomodating and nice to be around. It is extremely convenient to stay in town and walk everywhere. Room was quite comfortable and breakfast was yummy.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Newbury, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

We stayed at Canterbury Cottage for 5 nights at the beginning of October and we cannot fault one single element of the whole stay. When we arrived at the B&B, Martha was there to greet us and show us around - she gave us a map of the area and showed us where all the flyers were to help ourselves;... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This was the very first B&B we stayed at and it was a wonderful experience. The location is great, although parking may be tough since there aren't many spaces. It's on a small side street that's literally a 1-minute walk from town. We stayed in the Look Nook room -- it was very clean, and while we knew it was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

On a New England trip we stayed only at B&Bs. This one hits 5.0 in every area: attentive but unobtrusive hosts, close to town and restaurants, treats available every day (loved the chip cookies), large rooms with comfortable beds, and of course great breakfasts every morning. After this experience, would not want to stay anywhere else in Bar Harbor.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York, NY
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My husband and I stayed in Martha and Tim's lovely B&B on our recent trip to Bar Harbor. They were so friendly and attentive to us that we felt very well taken care of. Our dog Jackie had a great time meeting their dogs Ellie Mae and Clinton. The rooms were spotless and the bed was so comfortable. It was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cocoa Beach, Florida
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Lovely B&B and a lovely couple who own it. We felt pampered yet at home and just a short walk to everything in Bar Harbor. Sheets and toiletries were wonderful. Clinton, the Lab mix, was so sweet and a calm.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kreamer, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This was the first B&B we stayed at and Martha spoiled us. From the great breakfasts to the comfy beds we just loved it. The rooms were extremely clean and smelled great. We will stay here again if we come to Maine again. It is close to everything so you can just walk everywhere.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

This is the place to stay! Martha is inviting, informative, warm and generous. Her breakfasts are creative and unbelievably delicious. The rooms and bathrooms are comfortable and clean and have everything you need- high end toiletries, tv, a/c, wifi. The house dogs are sweet and unobtrusive. It is a short walk to Main St and a ton of fun activities... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Canterbury Cottage? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Canterbury Cottage

Also Known As:
Canterbury Cottage Bar Harbor, Maine
Address: 12 Roberts Avenue, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Bar Harbor
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 33 B&Bs / Inns in Bar Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Canterbury Cottage offers charming year round accommodations to revive and relax on a quiet side street in the heart of beautiful downtown Bar Harbor.The Cottage is located within easy walking distance to the quaint shops and restaurants along the village streets and the busy harbor. The breathtaking beauty of Acadia National Park and all the activities it offers are just a few minute drive from our door. We look forward to helping you enjoy all the beauty and fun to be had year round on this very unique island. ... more   less 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Canterbury Cottage, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Canterbury Cottage to your Saves list