We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Best of Bar Harbor Guide

Print this guide 
Bar Harbor
Mansions and majestic hotels serve as reminders of Bar Harbor’s past (in the 19th century, it was a favorite vacation spot of society’s upper crust). Today, visitors kayak, explore Acadia National Park, go bird- or whale-watching, and enjoy salty sea air and sandy beaches.

All things to do » Things to do

Mount Desert Island
Mount Desert Island
Owner description: Home to Acadia National Park, this island off the coast of Maine with its beaches, sweeping cliffs and mountains offers visitors numerous recreational activities, from hiking... more Owner description: Home to Acadia National Park, this island off the coast of Maine with its beaches, sweeping cliffs and mountains offers visitors numerous recreational activities, from hiking, biking and following nature trails to swimming, sailing and kayaking. less
Attraction type: Islands
See nearby places to eat
Acadia National Park Island Explorer Bus
Acadia National Park Island Explorer Bus
Attraction type: Bus Transportation; Taxis & Shuttles
See nearby places to eat
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park
Attraction type: National Parks
See nearby places to eat
Shore Path
Shore Path
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
See nearby places to eat
Ocean Trail
Ocean Trail
Walking trail along Frenchman Bay.
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
See nearby places to eat

All places to eat » Places to eat

Jeannie's Breakfast
Jeannie's Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 142 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Gluten Free
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Cafe This Way
Cafe This Way
Ranked #2 of 142 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Vegetarian, Gluten Free
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Brunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Mount Desert Island Ice Cream
Mount Desert Island Ice Cream
Ranked #3 of 142 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Coffee Hound Coffee Bar
Coffee Hound Coffee Bar
Ranked #4 of 142 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Seating, Takeout
Mache Bistro
Mache Bistro
Ranked #5 of 142 Restaurants in Bar Harbor
Price: $17 - $25
Cuisines: Fusion, American, Seafood, Mediterranean
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Hearthside B&B
Hearthside B&B
$70 - $155
Ranked #4 of 32 Bar Harbor B&B and Inns
Holland Inn
Holland Inn
$103 - $183
Ranked #8 of 32 Bar Harbor B&B and Inns
Inn at Bay Ledge
Inn at Bay Ledge
$100 - $375
Ranked #9 of 32 Bar Harbor B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Bayview
2.0 of 5
The Bayview
$155 - $470
Ranked #1 of 41 Hotels in Bar Harbor
Moseley Cottage Inn and Town Motel
Moseley Cottage Inn and Town Motel
$121 - $168
Ranked #3 of 41 Hotels in Bar Harbor
Show Prices
Highbrook Motel
2.0 of 5
Highbrook Motel
$165 - $232
Ranked #4 of 41 Hotels in Bar Harbor
Show Prices

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Balance Rock Inn
4.5 of 5
Balance Rock Inn
$295 - $709
Ranked #16 of 41 Hotels in Bar Harbor
Show Prices
Harborside Hotel & Marina
4.0 of 5
Harborside Hotel & Marina
$241 - $480
Ranked #19 of 41 Hotels in Bar Harbor
Show Prices

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.