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The Harbour Cottage Inn

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Falmouth, Maine
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had originally booked a single night, but our plans changed due to inclement weather and Don and Javier were happily able to juggle things around and allow us to stay in the same room for two nights. The rooms and common area were lovely with very comfortable beds and chairs, and the porch where one may have breakfast and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had a great experience staying at the Harbour Cottage Inn on a recent trip to visit Acadia National Park. The rooms are comfortable, clean and charming, and the breakfasts were excellent. The staff is attentive and helpful with recommendations for places to eat in Southwest Harbor. Don gave me great recommendations for the best way to explore Acadia and... More 

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Jamestown, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful experience. Well a Pointed, spotless and excellent service. Would return for certain! The breakfasts were delicious and the owner/host was very helpful in every way. The decor was very attractive and the room was very comfortable.

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Thank annobiddle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The inn was beautiful. Our room was very clean and beautifully decorated. The staff was friendly and professional. I highly recommend The Harbor Cottage Inn. The staff made great recommendations for lunch and dinner and provided a lovely breakfast. If you are interested in walking the trails of Acadia, the staff will guide you to everything that's available.

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Thank Margaret W
DonSouthwestHarbor, Owner at The Harbour Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We are very thankful for the great feedback. It is so nice to hear that the staff is very much appreciated. They work very hard and we are most proud of them. Thanks a million! More 

Newton, Massachusetts
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

for the price the harbor cottage inn was very good. the beds were comfortable and the showers were quite good. the inn is convenient to souwest harbor and close enough to cadillac and other hikes. the breakfast was outstanding.

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Thank formerlegend
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the location was perfect you can walk to shops and down to Beals a great place to eat Lobster. The breakfast was amazing. The staff was nice and friendly, my only qualm was the shower did not work too well, I got hot water and everything but the pressure was Low. I was staying on top floor and it's an... More 

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Thank Rain J
DonSouthwestHarbor, Owner at The Harbour Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much not only for choosing to stay with us but also for your kind words. We thoroughly enjoyed having you with us. The shower in your unit has an "Oxygenics" spa shower head which aerates the water. We have not heard about low pressure before but will check into it. We look forward to your return. More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great B&B in a beautiful part of the world. Super friendly hosts. Comfortable beds. Quiet rooms. Sumptuous breakfast. Great common areas to relax and unwind. Perfect location to enjoy the island. Not to be missed!

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Line Lexington, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Clean well appointed room. Great location for walking to restaurants Quaint delicious breakfasts Innkeeper had great advice for where to visit Great staff Loved sitting outside for breakfast and the end of day Would visit again Beautiful Thanks

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The Inn is beautiful - every detail is perfect. My room was spacious and well-appointed, the common areas are beautifully furnished, the breakfasts were delicious, well-prepared and varied. But the best part was the helpful and friendly staff. When my husband decided to join me for the final couple of days, Jon moved us to a larger lodging a few... More 

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Thank sandraHSV
DonSouthwestHarbor, Owner at The Harbour Cottage Inn, responded to this review

It is so very nice to hear that we have exceeded your expectations as that is continually our goal. Your kind words makes this work worthwhile and we can't thank you enough. Come back soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

This was our first trip to Maine as well as our first Bed and Breakfast. We loved it all! Southwest Harbor was quiet and perfect after a day of outdoor activities, and we simply cannot say enough about the Harbour Cottage Inn! When we arrived, we were warmly welcomed by Don, and he offered excellent suggestions for hikes and restaurants... More 

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Thank Valerie M
DonSouthwestHarbor, Owner at The Harbour Cottage Inn, responded to this review

What can we say other than thank you, thank you, thank you for your kind words! We really enjoyed having you stay with us. All of us here at The Harbour Cottage Inn wish you the best and look forward to your return. Don More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Harbour Cottage Inn, a premier bed and breakfast providing very private and elegant lodging in the quiet and historic village of Southwest Harbor, Maine. Our beautiful location is steps away from a picturesque working harbor, near Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, which makes many great adventures possible. The inn is furnished with museum quality art and antiques, and all of our 11 incredible guest rooms and suites offer cozy, comfortable and well-appointed spaces to relax, refresh and renew. Choose from a 1, 2 or 3 bedroom suite offering relaxing accommodations for 1 couple 2 couples or even a family of 6. Unlike most bed and breakfasts, some of these suites have private living areas, decks and kitchens. Imagine starting your day over a lovingly prepared breakfast on the porch, or in the living room by the fireplace. Explore restaurants, shopping, marinas and lobster wharves near our Mount Desert Island lodging. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Harbour Cottage Inn

Address: 9 Dirigo Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4454
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Southwest Harbor
Price Range: $205 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Harbour Cottage Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Harbour Cottage Hotel Southwest Harbor
The Harbour Cottage Inn Maine/Southwest Harbor
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