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The Inn at Southwest

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were warmly greeted by our hosts Dora and Daniel upon our arrival. The Inn is tastefully furnished with a very comfortable feel to it. The innkeepers were very accommodating and made sure all our needs were met. The breakfasts were creatively prepared by Daniel and so delicious to eat. The Inn is right near the center of Southwest Harbor...

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innkeeper593, General Manager at The Inn at Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely comment we love our guest and always doing something to make it better each season!! Thank you Dora and Daniel

Billerica, MA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were very excited to come back again for opening weekend to celebrate our anniversary. Daniel and Dora are a true "dynamic duo"! Daniel's breakfast creations continue to amaze. Spending time at the fire pit enjoying Scotch after a wonderful day of hiking makes the Inn feel like home away from home. Daniel and Dora ensure that all our needs...

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innkeeper593, General Manager at The Inn at Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you Steve and Jean, it always nice to have you here with us. you are so like family to the inn at southwest. till next time. Dora and Daniel

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The Inn at Southwest was everything you could want from a B&B and more! Delightful rooms, each with its own lovely decor, comfortable beds, delicious breakfast. We were there for opening weekend, which meant we got to attend one of the two annual dinners. Daniel clearly takes great joy in preparing food for people and it was also a lovely...

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innkeeper593, General Manager at The Inn at Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review we really glad you enjoyed your stay. The day you left I went out and got those tea you recommended. Thank you so much!! Dora and Daniel

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed November 1, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay! Comfortable rooms, delicious breakfasts, and yummy cookies everyday, what more could you wish for? Dora and Daniel really put their heart and soul into taking care of all guests. We peeped at leaves, hiked trails & drove all over. It was a real pleasure to return to the Inn every night. We will be back!

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innkeeper593, Manager at The Inn at Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

Glenelg, Maryland
Reviewed November 1, 2016

For our fall trip to Maine I was looking forward to a return visit to the Inn at Southwest and I wasn't disappointed. We stayed in the Blue Hill Bay room on the 3rd floor and it was just beautiful. Our carpeted room was charmingly decorated and furnished with a King bed, wicker loveseat, bedside tables and a full bath....

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Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

Manchester, Connecticut
Reviewed October 26, 2016

My wife and I just returned from our second stay at The Inn at Southwest. Anyone who is travelling to Acadia should do themselves a favor and stay with Dora and Daniel at the Inn. Everything is perfectly attended to, the breakfasts are incredible and creative, and Dora and Daniel could not be more gracious and welcoming. We have been...

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Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

Crete, Greece
Reviewed October 25, 2016

My husband and I stayed at this inn for two nights in October. Dora and Daniel went out of their way to make sure we had everything and more. Dora was cheerful, friendly and so helpful. Daniel's homemade kitchen creations for breakfast were not only incredibly tasty, they were carefully made with fresh local quality ingredients. (You'll not find a...

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Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

Positano, Italy
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Our second stay at the Inn at Southwest was just as good as the first and as long as Dora and Daniel are the Innkeepers, we will make it our first choice for a place to stay when visiting Acadia National Park. Daniel's breakfast is a special treat every morning and Dora always presents herself in a very positive way...

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innkeeper593, Manager at The Inn at Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

Cromwell, Connecticut
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Never stayed at a B&B before, but the glowing reviews and photos posted on their website were spot on! My husband and I loved our room, our breakfasts, the cookies and hot cider, and our hosts! Dora is a wonderful host, and Daniel cooks such innovative breakfast items--it's like eating at a 5 star restaurant! We were never so excited...

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Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent 3 nights staying with Dora and Daniel and we couldn't be happier with our decision. The very affordable quaint historical Inn was situated 20 minutes to the quiet side of Bar Harbor and at the foothills of Acadia National Park. Many wonderful restaurants within a one minute walk from the Inn. I've stayed in many...

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Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We strive to make our inn as welcoming and comfortable as possible and we very much appreciate hearing that we are doing just that. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us and are hopeful that we will see you again, sooner rather than later.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the most photographed properties on Mt Desert Island and overlooking beautiful Southwest Harbor, the Inn at Southwest combines elegant Victorian charm and gracious hospitality. The inn is within walking distance of restaurants, shopping, the marina, and lobster wharves. The inn is located only 5 minutes from Acadia National Park and 20 minutes from Bar Harbor. Enjoy gourmet breakfasts, afternoon tea and beautiful Acadia National Park on the quiet side of Mt. Desert Island soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at Southwest

Address: 371 Main St, PO Box 593, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4404
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Southwest Harbor
Price Range: $125 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
The Inn At Southwest Maine/Southwest Harbor
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