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Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel

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90 Eden St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609
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Victor, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here two nights October 2015. Absolutely loved everything about the place. We stayed in the Mizzentop(third floor)--magnifique! Our room was large,beautifully decorated with good beds,and well stocked with various toiletry items as well as Keurig coffee and tea items. The view of Frenchman's Bay is incomparable. Such amazing scenery and weather changes. The hotel is close to Acadia and... More 

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Apple Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed 5 nights,very clean & friendly.I love the stone work & the glass elevator.I had a king size bed and a fireplace and private balcony.The staff provided me with a map of the Island and I chose my first venture to hike up Cadillac Mt.

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights in the new lodge area across the parking lot from the main building. the rooms are clean and quaint, Old fashioned but suits the area. The bed was very comfortable and views were fantastic. Especially seeing the sun rise. In the evenings there is a resident piano player who sings songs. I budding Billy Joel.... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Well, I may be a bit biased since we did just get engaged in Bar Harbor during our stay at Bluenose. BUT- it was without a doubt amazing. The rooms are more updated than many of the other locations in the area and the massage chair was a LOVELY surprise!! I definitely suggest getting a room with a view &... More 

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Katie W, Manager at Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Nicole, Congratulations on your engagement! We're so fortunate to have been a part of such a special time in your life. We're glad to hear you enjoyed our pianist, Bill Trowell. He has been with us for 19 years and rightfully so as he makes a lasting impression on so many guests. Thank you for your lovely comments on... More 

New Forest ,UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Spent three nights here in late October - definitely season end, shops and restaurants downtown were closing every day. Hotel was lovely . Four of us shared a huge room in the main building and the fireplace was an unusual but cosy surprise. Views from the balcony were stunning - great place to watch the sunrise! Really warm welcome -... More 

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Wilmington, DE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We stayed at the Bluenose for 4 nights on a visit to College of the Atlantic. The first night we spent in the Mizzentop building and then moved to the much nicer but more expensive Stenna Nordica building for the last three nights. Rooms in Stenna Nordica all have fireplaces and are very nicely appointed. Each also has a balcony... More 

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Katie W, Manager at Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

Hello RWHess, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed our views, staff and accommodations. So as to not confuse other Tripadvisor users, the Mizzentop building features rooms with private balconies, panoramic views and fireplaces. It seems as though you stayed in our Stenna Nordica building the first night which... More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Great sunrise view. Loved the nighttime pianist! We did not get to experience the restaurant because it was closed for private functions on the 2 occasions we tried it. We did hear from a local guide that the restaurant is one of the better ones in town. Rooms were nice and spacious. Not the quietest but very comfortable.

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37 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

We enjoyed another great stay at The Bluenose Inn. The room was perfect. The view was superb (2nd floor). Each day we returned to an immaculate room (thanks housekeeping!). The pool is lovely. Evenings by the piano were very cozy. Coffee/tea/hot chocolate is always available. Cookies were hit and miss. Sometimes out. Sometimes not. Last year we enjoyed a complimentary... More 

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Randolph
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

The Destroyer USS ORLECK DD 886 Association held a reunion September 22-25, 2015 and the Bluenose Inn was our base of operations. The weather was beautiful and that allowed us to have a wonderful time in this fabulous area. Our hotel base of operations, the Bluenose Inn, could not have been better. The rooms are spacious, so so clean and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Beautifully situated and close to town. Nice view and great layout. BUT many aspects which diminish its value They offer free continental breakfast, but you could do better at a 711. Plastic wrapped and stale muffins, one container of yogurt to serve yourself, ice cold hard boiled eggs. Hardly a value It took three calls to get new shampoo and... More 

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