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    Balance Rock Inn

    21 Albert Mdws, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1701
    (207) 994-8180
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “carriage house” (33 reviews)
    “fire pit” (54 reviews)
    “small plates” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Quality Inn
    315 reviews
    #18 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
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    1,252 reviews
    #13 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
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    1 - 5 of 482 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here a few days while traveling with my family in Maine. The staff was absolutely brilliant, helpful and accommodating. We stayed in the Penthouse (411) and the room was nice and had everything we needed. It was outdated for the price, but fine....More

    Thank vedettefille
    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Property is gorgeous. Right on the bay with direct access to Bar Harbor waterfront walkway. One block off busy Main Street, but property is quiet and private. Extremely well appointed and maintained from outdoor gardens to common areas to rooms. Attractive pool area adjacent to...More

    Thank I6523KBseanm
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    My wife and I visited with a group of friends. Our room was on the top floor and has a great view of the bay, a private steam room and private deck on the roof. Very comfortable bedding and pleasant décor. Daily breakfast was very...More

    Thank JimmyMD
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My wife and I had a fantastic weekend at the BRI and were very pleased with our stay. The room was great and service was fantastic by all. We would 100% stay again and appreciated all the little touches the staff provided. Thanks BRI

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    Thank TENLOW
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Roberta on Friday and Saturday night at the piano; breakfast was fantastic; can walk to anything of interest; suggest the Catholic Church at the commons and is free; light plates at Balance Rock very good; cheese selections are excellent pairings with wine

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    Thank Bobby H
    Quality Inn
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    #18 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
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    #16 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
    Harborside Hotel & Marina
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    #20 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $54 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Bar Harbor
    • Also Known As
    • Balance Rock Hotel Bar Harbor ,
    • Balance Rock Inn Bar Harbor, Maine
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    Traveler (183)
    Room & Suite (161)
    Pool & Beach (39)
    Dining (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (237)
    Bathroom (4)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Susanne D
    August 23, 2017|
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    Response from Claire M | Property representative |
    We do allow pet but in certain rooms only, you can call and ask about availability. we do have a pet fee, its $40 per night per pet. No restrictions on size or type of dog.
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    Carolyn R
    June 21, 2017|
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    Response from Bruno13016 | Reviewed this property |
    1-2 minute walk to town, and an easy drive to Acadia.
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    Room Tips
    "The fire pit at night was great. They even gave us blankets."
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    "You want to ask for an Ocean view."
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    "Room 308 is a spacious, comfortable king-sized room with a wonderful view, sauna, microwave and refrigerator..."
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    "Do a room in the carriage house."
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