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Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel

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Overview
90 Eden St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1123 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Reminds me of vacations I took as a child. The grounds and pool were very clean. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast in the morning was tasty and the staff very nice and informative. Have a little dry erase board in...More

Thank robynhovis6
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I know it’s expensive in Bar Harbor but I was expecting a little more than we received. I agree with other reviewers that it needs a little makeover but our room in the back unit was not horrible, however, the bed was not very comfortable....More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was one of the worst hotel experiences that I have ever had. I'll start with the positives. The front desk clerk was very friendly, polite and efficient. There was piano music playing in a sitting area near the lobby which was a nice touch....More

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved staying here and will return. We didn't go down to the piano lounge until the 3rd night, what a mistake! Loved the pianist and what a way to end the evening. The view was great as well as the convenience of the location.

Thank Culture801235
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perched on a hill overlooking water with a beautiful view. The staff is welcoming. The free coffee in the lobby is terrific. The public area in the main building is comfortable with a lot of good seating. They even have a happy hour. The continental...More

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Description
The Bluenose Inn is a AAA rated hotel, an elegant immaculate treasure featuring breathtaking views of Frenchman Bay. Set atop a magnificent granite-terraced hillside, the hotel is one of the most beautiful spots ...More on the Atlantic. 97 Classically appointed rooms located in our two buildings. Dining in The Looking Glass with panoramic views, cocktails in the magnificent Great Room, heated indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub,steam room, spa & complete fitness center and wi-fi throughout the property. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Business
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
97
Price range
$178 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bar Harbor Hotel - Bluenose Bar Harbor
,
Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel Maine
Location
United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
97
Price range
$178 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bar Harbor Hotel - Bluenose Bar Harbor
,
Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel Maine
Location
United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
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Dining (55)
Pool & Beach (44)
Amenities (89)
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BertandI
July 11, 2018|
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Response from anniewhy | Reviewed this property |
it should be on their website. I think 4 p.m. check in and 11 a.m. checkout, but I'm not sure.
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hhelen2018
May 24, 2018|
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Response from Kathleen L | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for not responding sooner. I was unable to go online due to illness. Hope you have a good trip. I do not recall seeing any pets at the Bluenose Inn but I would call them to check.
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L B
November 12, 2017|
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Response from Kathleen L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I am not able to answer. I advise you call the desk and ask. We booked a week and never looked back. I apologize for the delay in responding.
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"From walking around the property all the buildings look the same so any location would be great."
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"Check your room thoroughly for bugs before you stay here."
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"3rd or 4th floors for the views."
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"first floor views are excellent.Easy walk to town.There is also a free shuttle bus."
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