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Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The hotel was beautiful and so was our stay, but checking in and checking out was not up to par. I paid for my trip, in full, about a month before. When I arrived, they couldn't find my reservation and we were on our honeymoon so we just wanted to relax. Even after giving a confirmation number they still had... More 

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22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Well maintained hotel overlooking Frenchman's bay. Free parking. Nice laid out rooms with wide open 1st floor terrace to relax on viewing the pool and the harbor.. No microwave supplied. Breakfast must be ordered thru the optional Opal package purchased beforehand or by room service only. Resort also offers a private fitness and spa club. A resort fee of $25... More 

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Thank David O
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear David O, On behalf of all the staff here at the Harborside I would like to thank you for your very kind review! We certainly appreciate hearing about all of our guest’s individual experiences on property and love to hear such positive feedback! We take pride in providing great service and accommodations, and I am pleased to read that... More 

Connecticut
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29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for 4 nights recently in a Premium King room, #3015 with a small balcony and a view of the pool, boats and bay beyond. As others have said, the hotel is in a perfect spot, just steps away from many restaurants, shopping and excursions. We went on the Lulu Lobster boat and the Oli's Trolley ride. Both start... More 

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Thank warbler123
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear warbler123, I enjoyed reading your review starting with the title! I would like to thank you for providing such a great review of our property- you have provided some great constructive feedback to make our guests stay “perfect.” We have an excellent, hardworking staff to help ensure that our grounds are always one of our many great assets and... More 

Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were at the Harborside to celebrate our anniversary. Beautiful, well-maintained hotel with a luxury feel. The staff couldn't have been nicer. Walking distance to everything in downtown Bar Harbor and a close drive to Acadia National Park. Thank you for a great anniversary memory!

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Thank sherrie a
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear sherrie a, Thank you for your recent visit with us at the Harborside. We are honored that you chose us as the destination for celebrating your anniversary. I am pleased that you enjoyed your accommodations, and that the level of service provided met your expectations and our standards. It is my hope we may host you again during your... More 

harrisburg, United States
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was expensive, and I thought for the money, it was lacking in certain ammenities. I felt it should be more Four Seasons like. Also, our carpet was pretty badly stained, I asked and they did spot cleaned it: it was much better. The pillows are down, so they get hard after you've been on them for a while.... More 

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Thank Luanne W
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Luanne W, I would like to thank you for providing great constructive feedback regarding your August stay at the Harborside. On behalf of the management team at the Harborside, I would like to apologize for the service failures causing your 25th anniversary trip to not live up to the standards guests have come to expect from the Harborside. We... More 

Yardley, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel in harbor view accessible room for three nights. Hotel has excellent location on the waterfront in the center of town and is with in walking distance to whale watching company pier, restaurants and other main Bar Harbor attractions. Hotel grounds are very well cared for, a lot of flowers, water front promenade, two pools and... More 

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1 Thank Snubes
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Snubes, I would like to thank you for providing a fair review of your recent time in Bar Harbor. In your review you have provided excellent constructive feedback for our staff and we will certainly be addressing each of the issues mentioned, as we continuously try to improve the guest experience! Our staff looks forward to another opportunity to... More 

redding,ct
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this hotel. Most convenient location in town and surprisingly quiet. Pools were both wonderful -- water views, friendly staff. Would have appreciated complimentary coffee in the lobby in the morning at such a deluxe property. Definitely would go back!

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Thank thompers
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear thompers, Starting with the title of your review- it was a pleasure to read! We have some of the greatest views in the downtown area- I am so glad you were able to enjoy many of the things that make Bar Harbor so special! Our staff works very hard to make sure all of our guests get the most... More 

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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel (with free parking) was a perfect location: right in the middle of downtown, restaurants across the street, tour kiosk right next door, sandbar access off the back and gorgeous oceanfront. We didn't have ti use the car except to go to the national park. We stayed in a suite that overlooked the pool - the room was great... More 

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Thank Melanie S
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Melanie S, On behalf of the entire staff here at the Harborside Hotel & Marina I would like to thank you for taking the time to review your stay with other travelers. It is always a pleasure to hear guests enjoying the property as well as our location, we take pride in providing great amenities and accommodations in the... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I were originally booked at the Holiday Inn Resort. We were upgraded to the Harborside Hotel & Marina. The location is perfect, right downtown, right on the water & close to all the shops, restaurants, & boat tours. Parking is onsite, which is a bonus because most of the parking in downtown Bar Harbor is limited to... More 

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1 Thank Nicole B
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Nicole B, I would like to thank you for such the positive feedback in regards to your recent stay here at the Harborside! We have great amenities and facilities that all of our guests have access to, I am pleased to read you took advantage the nice weather we have had! On your next travels back to the Bar... More 

Austin, Texas
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and more modern hotel. Terrific location, nice views and outdoor areas. Well kept pools and common areas. Nice rooms, comfortable beds, very clean. Would have liked there to have been a fridge or coffee maker. Helpful staff.

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1 Thank mjd6405
chris torrey t, General Manager at Harborside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear mjd6405, I would like to thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay here at the Harborside! We appreciate your short and sweet review, whether it is business or pleasure that brings you our property we are happy you were able to enjoy the resort and the location! We hope that we have the opportunity to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in downtown Bar Harbor at the ocean's edge; near Acadia National Park; breathtaking view of Frenchman's Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harborside Hotel & Marina

Address: 55 West St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1825
Location: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: $228 - $471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harborside Hotel & Marina 4*
Number of rooms: 189
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Harborside Hotel And Marina
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Bar Harbor
#21 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
#21 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
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