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    The Moorings Inn Waterfront

    133 Shore Rd., Route 102-102A, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (66)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
     
    The Birches Bed and Breakfast
     
    Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
     
    Bar Harbor Inn
     
    Overview

    • Excellent40%
    • Very good29%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible9%
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    Beachfront
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    Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
     
    The Birches Bed and Breakfast
     
    Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
     
    Bar Harbor Inn
     
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    Reviewed 20 September 2011

    We just returned from five days at the Moorings Inn and are, already, looking forward to going back. We knew it was a typical Maine bed/breakfast and were not expecting the Ritz. What we weren't anticipating was the spectacular location and the outstanding staff. Not...More

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    Reviewed 8 September 2011

    Way overpriced even for the Bar Harbor area. I’m always concerned with hotels that demand full payment up front and have a very limited cancellation policy; and when we got there it is obvious why they have it. The Moorings could be considered quaint or...More

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    Response from MooringsInn, Owner at The Moorings Inn Waterfront

    Dear Guest, The Moorings Inn main house has a history of additions with the original structure built in 1784. My family has five generations of innkeeping in Southwest Harbor, Maine. Much of what you see has been acquired throughout this time. New items and renovations...More

    Reviewed 31 August 2011

    My wife and I booked this hotel/b@b based on the pictures on their web site. They looked lovely. Unfortunately, the room we had, Pilot House, was first furnished in vintage flea market furniture. The furniture, moreover, was dirty and uncomfortable. This was hardly a recipe...More

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    Response from MooringsInn, Owner at The Moorings Inn Waterfront

    Dear Pilot House Cottage Guest, Your rental of our furnished cottage, with full kitchen and household facilities is organized for an independent stay here on the coast of Maine. Our cottages receive light daily housekeeping. Often, as during your stay, guests request to not receive...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2011

    We loved our stay here. We stayed in the penthouse which gave us panoramic views across southwest harbor. The manager made us feel like family. Loved hanging out on the lawn with a the fire pit going. Only disappointment is that they no longer have...More

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    Reviewed 29 July 2011

    An old and shabby facility. Musty smelling with carpets upon carpets and stuff everywhere. We stayed in the Dauntless Suite - dirty wallpaper and curtains. We didn't want to touch anything or sit on anything. Did not stay for "breakfast", escaped into town at the...More

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    Response from MooringsInn, Manager at The Moorings Inn Waterfront

    Dear Guest, As this is a former Sea Captain's home that was first constructed in 1784, once owned by the Hinckley yacht family, and now an Inn since 1938 it does have a lot of history. We reognize that this is a place loved by...More

    Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
     
    The Birches Bed and Breakfast
     
    Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
     
    Bar Harbor Inn
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
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    • Free Parking
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Southwest Harbor
    • Also Known As
    • The Moorings Inn Waterfront Hotel Manset ,
    • The Moorings Inn Waterfront Southwest Harbor, Maine
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    Room Tips
    "My room was over the entry door and noisy when people went in and out. It's amazing how noisy people are..."
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    "The two ocean-facing units at the beach-front cottage were the best, from my vantage point."
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    "Get a suite on the harbor side for town/water views"
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    "Choose a coastal view at the inn."
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