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“Quaint little "wardrobe" in very nice inn”

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BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn
Ranked #8 of 41 Hotels in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
Montreal, Canada
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35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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“Quaint little "wardrobe" in very nice inn”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

Spent three restful days in this Best Western Inn which is situated more or less 4 miles from Bar Harbor downtown. Different from other Best Western in that it consists of several individual buildings and is built like a motel, with all rooms on the ground floor and an individual parking for each room. This is a great parking : large enough so that other cars on each side won’t touch yours when people open their car doors and specially nice in that you don’t have to rush back early to have a parking : you can come back to your room with the guarantee that your very own free parking is waiting for you at whatever time you feel like coming back.

The room is large and clean; nice and quiet stay. Breakfast is free and everyday Management tries to offer a different menu for breakfast which is a very nice touch for those staying several days in this inn. Only « bizarre » thing is the wardrobe which is situated in the …. bathroom but this in itself is not a big inconvenience. There is a little fridge in the room, with a microwave and a safe.

All in all, this Best Western Inn is worth the stay for the price paid.

A hint for steak lovers : Jack Russell’s restaurant, about two and a half mile from the BW, have very good steak and an excellent blueberry pie, so good that we had a second helping ;)

Room Tip: We think every room in this inn is very quiet, even the ones facing highway, since we weren't bo...
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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acadiajane, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 8 August 2014
It is awesome to hear that you had three "restful" nights with us here at the BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn! Carole does vary the menu in continental breakfast so that those spending more than a day with us will not tire of the same thing daily. We do have plenty of free parking and I agree that it can be stressful to worry about returning and finding a space. I am glad you do not need to worry about that here! I do hope you are able to visit us again soon! Best wishes, Jane
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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

This is a wonderul little best western!! The rooms were so comfortable and imaculately clean. Beds and bedding comfortable, bathroom and shower are great. They have a washer dryer on the grounds, which are a little older but was sure handy after travelling for 2 weeks. The breakfast was amazing. I usually skip the free breakfasts and go for something more healthy, however this was a fantastic breakfast buffet in a brand new dining facility. The grounds were quiet and nicely kept. We had to drive to the town but it was handy to also drive into Acadia Park to hike. Would definatley stay here again. Outdoor pool was excellent too!!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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acadiajane, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 8 August 2014
Dear Sheryl R
I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our rooms to be clean and comfortable. Our breakfast is a huge amenity here and I have to agree that it does offer quite the variety. It is great to hear that you will be returning! Thank you for this review! Regards, Jane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

Had the pleasure of staying at the Best Western Acadia Park Inn the last week in July. This hotel is not the typical run down worn out facility that is becoming the standard near a busy vacation destination. You will know that it is not typical from the time that you check in thanks to desk personnel such as Trudi who was very professional and extended a friendly welcome upon checking in. This hotel is very well managed which is evident by the very clean rooms and well maintained/ clean premises. A continental Breakfast was provided and offered both hot and cold items to chose from,all of which were presented in a very neat and organized manner to facilitate self service. The building where the breakfast was held was new and spacious with more than adequate seating for guests and families. If traveling to Bar Harbor and you are looking for a clean affordable place to stay don't pass this hotel up, you will not be disappointed.

Room Tip: Room stayed in faced Rt. 3 no noise from road or parking lot, there are rooms closer to heated outdo...
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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acadiajane, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 6 August 2014
Dear Thaddeus
Thank you very much for writing such a wonderful review of our property and staff. I am so thrilled to hear that you really enjoyed your stay and especially liked the breakfast in our new breakfast house! Trudi is a new staffer this season and has been a great addition to our team. Thank you for complimenting her. We do renovate every winter and we are so happy that it shows. Road noise is never a complaint for us. Thanks for adding that! Please stop by and stay with us next time you are back in Bar Harbor.
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American Fork, Utah
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

Great value for the money. Room seemed exceptionally clean. Grounds are very well kept. Property is a few miles outside of town , but liked that it was not in the thick of the summer tourist congestion.

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JaneK473, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 5 August 2014
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Thank you so much for this great review!! We appreciate your comments and hope to see you again soon! Regards, Jane
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Farmingdale, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

Despite the hotel not being all that close to town it is EXCELLENT. The staff were warm and welcoming, breakfast was definitely NOT a continental as they had an entire room of cereals breads fruit yogurts eggs waffles and other varieties of breakfast foods that they changed daily. Our rooms were spotless each day. Our housekeeper even went as far as making our daughters crib each morning and shaped her blanket into a heart (very sweet touch). The front desk had offered several recommendations for dining and we were greeted with smiles by every staff member. We would definitely stay here again on our next trip to Acadia

Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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JaneK473, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 3 August 2014
Thank you very much for this very nice review of the BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn and staff. We love to hear the awesome compliments on our new breakfast menu and breakfast house, too! I am pleased that your housekeeper was able to create a special arrangement for your baby! I wish time allowed them to be as creative as they would like to be! We hope to see you again the next time you are in town! Regards, Jane
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Powell, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

Right from booking to staying, the experience was extremely good. Great breakfast, caring staff, clean comfortable rooms. Very satisfied overall. Only about 2 miles from the visitor center. Highly recommended

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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JaneK473, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 2 August 2014
Thank you so much for the high recommendations to other potential guests. I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay and found it to be "well worth it." That means a lot to us! Please return soon! Jane
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

Hubs and I stayed here for 4 days. Great spot, close to Acadia and Bar Harbor. Room was clean and quiet. Breakfast bar had so much variety, excellent service. Front desk staff made sure our room keys were available after hours as our flight was delayed in Chicago. I would definitely stay here again!

Stayed July 2014
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JaneK473, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn, responded to this review, 2 August 2014
I am so happy that you were able to visit with us for four days! That gave you a good chance to see the variety we offer for breakfast and hopefully enjoy Whoopie Pie Wednesday or the live entertainment on Thursday evenings . We love our serene location and we are happy that you found it to be quiet and clean. Thank you for writing this review and please come stay with us again. Regards, Jane
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Property: BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn
Address: 452 State Highway 3, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-7213
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Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
#8 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 96
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our property is located back enough from Rt#3 to avoid traffic noise. We have a playground for small children, Bocce for all ages, a S'Mores fire pit with attendant on site evenings. We have park style Bar-B Que s and picnic tables. Lots of green areas for relaxing. We have a badminton area and lawn toys. We offer inside movies on rainy days or nights for the kids with some classics for the older folks. ... more   less 
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