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The Bayview Hotel

111 Eden St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1105
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
Updated 07/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#6 of 44 hotels in Bar Harbor
Travelers' Choice
Personalized friendly service, peaceful and quiet waterfront setting, spectacular views, close to downtown Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Spacious oceanfront hotel rooms with balconies. Complimentary made to order breakfast, shuttle service, fresh baked cookies, and free wireless internet.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free shuttle or taxi services
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Vending machine
Shuttle bus service
Non-smoking hotel
First aid kit
24-hour front desk
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Complimentary toiletries
Private bathrooms
Flatscreen TV
Hair dryer
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Room types
Mountain view
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Nicholas B wrote a review Oct 2020
Norwalk, Ohio2 contributions
This will be my first review ever on a hotel. I have to say. I checked twice when I arrived as it does not resemble the pics. You are paying for the view. That’s it. For the price. Stay at someplace else. This is a days inn at a ritz price. Incredibly dissatisfied. This is not a boutique hotel by any means. Stay at the downtown bar harbor hotel. Fantastic view with 4 star service for less. Need to up their game ,not their price.
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Annie K wrote a review Oct 2020
Portland6 contributions
Amazing location, amazing amenities friendly courteous staff! CLEAN! VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS!!! Truly cannot say enough about this beautiful property! The owner has taken great care to put some extra special design elements to the property that are quite stunning! Love this place and will always come back here!
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Kevin wrote a review Oct 2020
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The hotel is modern with a modern design twist....really refreshing. Breakfast bags for those who want to get out and hike features fresh baked goodies and home made granola. Chris and Kathy were great and provided excellent hike recommendations. Large, clean comfortable rooms. Comfy bed and a great view of the water!
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Steve G wrote a review Sep 2020
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Stuck at NYC suburb town because of pandemic, wife and I decided to go and splurge ($500 a night) at Bar Harbor hotel. Room no better than Holiday Inns. Close up view of ocean half hidden by tree. Kitchen closed due to Covid and offered poor continental breakfast-dry store bought muffin, no fresh juice...much inferior to Hampton Inns . Best advice: save money and go elsewhere.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Allie B wrote a review Sep 2020
Denver, Colorado42 contributions17 helpful votes
My husband and I stayed for 2 nights earlier this month on a romantic tour de Maine trip. We opted for the “economy” version of the bay view rooms, an island king I believe (the rooms below the lobby floor). While the view and location directly on the bay were lovely, we did expect a bit more at $300/night. The room was quite spacious but felt oddly lacking in furniture, leaving kind of an empty feeling in the space. The super simple chairs on such a large balcony felt like a waste, especially given how much we would have liked to be comfortably outside. The rooms clearly haven’t had much of an update, and the bathroom did seem outdated. With a couch or some additional comforts, we would have felt much cozier and less like we were staying in a passerby motel. The stay was fine and people were friendly, but I don’t know that I’d stay again based on what we were hoping for.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
$357 - $610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bayview Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Bayview Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Acadia National Park (2.4 miles), Cadillac Mountain (3.0 miles), and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail (4.8 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Bayview Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at The Bayview Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Bayview Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, a lounge, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at The Bayview Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Bayview Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Thrive Juice Bar & Kitchen, Everyday Joe's, and The Stadium.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Bayview Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at The Bayview Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to The Bayview Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting St. Saviour's Church : (1.1 miles) and Sieur de Monts Spring (2.6 miles).
Does The Bayview Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbor view available here.
Is The Bayview Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.