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Washington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 night, easy to find, plenty free car parking. Reception in opposite building, and staff very very helpful. Has sitting area in other building. Free WIFI good. No Breakfast. Bed room spacious and clean and 1 large bed, flat screen,  and chairs and table, and safe. 2 chairs on patio outside room. Seperate room shared by other guests is... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2016

We stayed here with our dogs for two nights. An extremely well managed and organized motel. Very clean and tidy. Excellent rooms and location. Can walk to all downtown amenities with ease. Would go there again.

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Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Great location within walking distance of most bar harbor attractions. Parking was convenient and easy. Spent two nights here while we did some hiking. Clean, no frills room with pleasant staff. The administration for the hotel is just across the street at the Primrose Inn.

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Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay with great location to walk downtown. The room was very nice and the bed very comfortable. They were recently renovated. Nice chairs out front of room on the porch to sit in the evening. Met other travelers doing the same. Friendly staff with easy check in. I would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed September 16, 2016

You have to check in across the street at the other building, but don't try and use the toaster there for the bagel you bought or you will get yelled at. Cleaning staff was nice and it is a short walk to most places.

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Isle La Motte, Vermont
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Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Next to their B&B is a small motel, Primrose Place. Easy parking for our heavily laden car with bikes and sea kayaks, fresh room, porch sitting and an easy walk to downtown Bar Harbor; and, very quiet. We'd stay there again in a heart beat.

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Wilmington, MA U
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Just spent 3 nights at Primrose Place. The check in process was quick and good recommendations were provided for restaurants in Bar Harbor. The room was spacious, comfortable, and quiet. Had a good shower. Reasonably priced within walking distance of downtown, Bar Island, and many good restaurants. Definitely would stay here again.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2016

This fit our needs perfectly for our weekend there. Very clean, quiet even though we were right beside the pantry. Loved the fact that we could leave our car there and walk downtown. We would definitely stay there again.

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Philadelphia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Primrose place is in the perfect location, it is clean, and the staff is so friendly. Good bed, showers. Great value for the cost! Close to Acadia and 5 minute walk to the center of town. Don't miss Sherman's for shopping and the ice cream a few stores to the right.

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Philadelphia
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Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights. The rooms were perfect for us. Clean, comfortable bed and great shower. Location on edge of town so it is quiet but a very short walk center of town. 10 minutes from Acadia Nat'l Park. Reasonable rates. We stayed in the motel. There is a BandB across street. Looked nice.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 newly renovated downtown Bar Harbor rooms. Choose rooms with 1 Queen Size Bed or rooms with 1 King Size Bed. All rooms are Non-Smoking and include free wifi, TV, air conditioning, and full bath. Rooms with King Bed include small refrigerator. Coffe, Tea, Computer, Refrigerator and Microwave available in Lobby. Primrose Place is located in the historic district of Bar Harbor, walking distance from downtown. 2 designated DOG friendly rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Primrose Place

Address: 51 Holland Ave, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1433 (Formerly Aurora Inn)
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: $111 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Primrose Place 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Aurora Hotel Bar Harbor
Aurora Motel Bar Harbor
Primrose Place Bar Harbor, Maine
Hotel Style:
#18 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Stayed in room 109. Has a king bed and a mini refrigerator. Quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles JJMTBD, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from Mt Desert Street - Rt 3”
 of 5 bubbles 634kennethf, Jul 17, 2016 | Read review
“If you road noise bothers you, ask for something other than room 101 or 102, as they get the most road noise off of Mt Desert Street.”
 of 5 bubbles nutsgoalie, Oct 15, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are on ground floor, but try to get away from Mt Desert St.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaMG, Oct 13, 2015 | Read review
“The room at the right end (facing the motel) gets its porch wet when it rains.”
 of 5 bubbles GordonG3101, Oct 3, 2015 | Read review
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