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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank Ryan G
Isle La Motte, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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5 of 5 stars 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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5 of 5 stars 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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4 of 5 stars 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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5 of 5 stars 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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New York, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

As people have mentioned, this motel has been upgraded recently. It is a motel, not a B&B, just to be clear - but it is a very nice motel. Rooms are a little on the small side but have everything you need. No fridge in the room but there is a shared fridge in the pantry area where they even... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here while visiting Bar Harbor. Clean, updated, and comfortable. The motel has a very friendly and attentive staff. Perfect location...very quiet and an easy walk to town. Within minutes of Acadia National Park. We'll be back!

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Norwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

As others have said, the motel was recently bought by the owner of the Primrose Inn and completely remodeled. So you get a nice, clean, comfortable room. The bed was comfy, there was a nice little sitting area, the mini refrigerator in the room (if you book a king room) was spacious and even had a real freezer, which was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( 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: $77 - $179 (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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