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Bass Cottage Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I enjoyed three lovely, relaxing evenings at the Bass Cottage Inn. It was in a great location - kind of tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Main Street but close and convenient when we wanted to step into town and an easy drive to Acadia National Park. The Inn, itself, was a perfect mix of... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

A big thank you to this Florida couple who escaped the southern heat for a downeast Maine holiday at the Bass Cottage Inn. It's so gratifying to see nice folks take full advantage everything Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park and the Bass Cottage Inn have to offer. We could tell they REALLY enjoyed themselves. We're glad they shared their experiences... More 

London
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58 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely inn tucked away just behind Main Street in Bar Harbor, a short walk from good restaurants and the seafront. Bedrooms are comfortable and cosy. Teri is a wonderful, natural host who's great at getting guests to mingle and chat - making the nightly wine & nibbles gatherings a lovely start to an evening. Downstairs rooms are elegant with old... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We're so happy to have contributed to your American holiday this summer. Thanks for writing your review - it will assist other Tripadvisor users to find us when planning their holidays. It was our pleasure to be your hosts. Cheers! More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Looking for a classically Maine B&B experience for your Bar Harbor/Acadia vacation? Look no further. Bass Cottage Inn offers the best experience around. My husband and I recently stayed at the Inn for 4 days. We wish we could stay longer... The service in impeccable; the food is delectable; the spirit is adventurous and hospitable. Innkeepers Teri and Jeff Anderholm... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for writing this EXCELLENT review on Tripadvisor. Everyone at the Bass Cottage Inn is blushing! Your helpful review highlights many of our inn's differentiators: convenient quite location, level of food service, decor and details, and the helpful service we and our staff provide. We deeply appreciate your high marks and will continue to deliver the level of service you... More 

Roskilde, Denmark
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42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great inn. The location is very good, close to the main streets yet quitetly situated. Our room (Nutmeg) was very nice and cozy. The breafast was outstanding. There a choice of sweet, savory or healthy and everything we tried was delicious. It was our second stay and we wont hesitate to come back.

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We are so honored you have travelled all the way from Denmark, not once but twice, to visit Bar Harbor and the Bass Cottage Inn. Thanks for your EXCELLENT review and your observations, which other travelers should find helpful. Hope to see you come back for the third time in the not too distant future. More 

Orange County, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely, large converted historic home. The location is close to the shore path, harbor and restaurants. The style is a perfect mix of modern comfort and historic charm without being fussy at all. All staff and the inn keepers were low key, and helpful, and the breakfast and wine hour were a treat! In a crowded in... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for visiting with us and for writing your EXCELLENT review on TripAdvisor. We are so glad you enjoyed our location, decor and service. Thanks for sharing your impressions with fellow travelers. Hope to see you again. More 

Titusville, Florida
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176 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Innkeepers Jeff and Terry, as well as Susan in the afternoons/evenings, treat you as a pampered guest in their home! We loved our "top of the house" Sesame room with views of the bay from the bathroom and windows to the sky throughout. The breakfasts are delicious. Jeff and Terry even accommodated a To-Go breakfast on the morning of our... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for staying with us and sharing your impressions in your EXCELLENT review on Tripadvisor. The Sesame Room is great - like a nest in the clouds, and oh so private. We're glad you found the accommodations comfortable, the food delicious and our staff helpful. That's what we're here for! Cheers. More 

Enfield, CT
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This review is actually a rewrite of my original review because when I originally posted it I did not realize I made an error with the rating. I just looked at it and realized what I did. To be fair wanted it to be accurate and they deserve the correct rating based on my review. Apologies! This was our first... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for tweaking your original review with rating to match your fine words! We're so glad you stayed with us and hope to see you again in the future. More 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent four nights at the Bass Cottage Inn while on our honeymoon and it far exceeded our expectations. Even when we arrived late for check-in, someone was waiting up to let us in, show us around, and give us wine. The inn itself is the perfect blend of classy, traditional style (complete with a library) and... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We're so pleased you enjoyed your honeymoon at the Bass Cottage Inn, Bar Harbor. I'm sure other Tripadvisor readers will find useful the info you shared about Bar Harbor, Acadia and our inn. Our location is a real asset for travelers: close to everything, but very calm and quiet. Glad you enjoyed the food, service and decor. Come back and... More 

Pensacola, Florida
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186 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon arrival, we immediately felt welcome. The Inn is beyond words - restored and maintained with comfortable settings and historic décor. The Innkeepers truly passionate about the Inn and staff were so gracious and helpful. We toured the area on our own, but got great recommendations. The late afternoon snacks were superb, getting back to visit the staff seemed part... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We are just blown away and humbled to get a review like this. It is fabulous when all the little details we offer make a guest so comfortable and satisfied. Many thanks for capturing what it's like to have a getaway to the Bass Cottage Inn. We loved getting to meet you and hope you come back for a visit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

MY husband and I recently spent 2 nights at Bass Cottage Inn and were quite pleased. We were welcomed very graciously, given a tour of the house which is great, and our room which was large (Verbena) and very comfortable with lots of windows. The weather was great so we were able to keep our windows open and enjoy the... More 

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BassCottage, Owner at Bass Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your EXCELLENT review on Tripadvisor. We're so happy you enjoyed your stay at the Bass Cottage Inn in one of our very best rooms. It was our pleasure to help you enjoy what Mount Desert Island and Acadia have to offer. We look forward to your return to Bar Harbor and the Bass Cottage Inn. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern. Maine. Classic. Bar Harbor's finest boutique inn. Yankee Magazine "Best of New England / Editors' Choice" award winner. Member of the Diamond Collection. Bar Harbor's premier luxury inn featuring sophisticated, elegant accommodations and gourmet breakfasts. Located steps from the waterfront, shopping, restaurants and just minutes from Acadia National Park. Fireplaces, whirlpool tubs and free WiFi. Open mid-May through end of October each year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bass Cottage Inn

Address: 14 The Field, PO Box 242, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: $210 - $380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Bass Cottage Hotel Bar Harbor
Bass Cottage Inn Bar Harbor, Maine
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