Escape Here
Enjoy the Coastal Evening Air and Relax Your Cares Away
Iconic Maine
When People Think Coastal Maine Inn, This is What They Picture.
Our Infinity Pool
Giving New Meaning to Sunrise on the Water
Timeless Comfort
The Best of Modern Convenience and Historic Charm
National Park
Adventure & Natural Beauty are Only Steps Away

Experience Our Quintessential Bar Harbor Inn & Spa

Overlooking Frenchman Bay and the Porcupine Islands, the Bar Harbor Inn is an iconic New England vacation destination welcoming guests from around the world. Genuine Maine hospitality, superior service, and timeless charm greet our guests as they arrive at our Bar Harbor resort.


Located harbor side, in the heart of downtown, the Bar Harbor Inn’s beautifully landscaped eight acres offer a private retreat with easy walking access to unique shops, art galleries and waterfront activities. The casual elegance of the Bar Harbor Inn provides a perfect backdrop to explore the rocky Maine coast and Acadia National Park. Return each evening to one of the most iconic luxury hotels in Maine to delight in our rich history, relax, and indulge in refreshing ocean views, elegant dining, and rejuvenating spa services.

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Distinctive and Luxurious Guest Rooms

Choose from a selection of distinctive accommodations including decadent bay view suites, spectacular oceanfront rooms, or the exceptional value of our garden and grounds view rooms - all which offer access to our exceptional amenities.

The Hotel

Our Iconic Bar Harbor Resort

With sections of the Inn dating back to the 1800s, when originally opened as the Mount Desert Reading Room, explore both our rich history as well as current events in and around Bar Harbor. Considered one of the best luxury hotels in Maine, your stay at the Bar Harbor Inn and Spa is sure to unforgettable.


Oceanfront Cuisine with Fresh Ingredients

When you are looking for a beautiful ocean view breakfast location, lunch next to the water, a fine dining experience with nightly entertainment, or snacks pool side, the Bar Harbor Inn offers three unique dining experiences in one spectacular location.

Spa Experience​

Peace and Serenity From The Sea

Experience a deep calm when you walk through the door. Our professional staff will welcome you to relax, rejuvenate, and soothe both body and mind. The Spa at the Bar Harbor Inn offers a range of therapeutic services using natural products with ocean elements.

What Our Guests are Saying

Vacation Packages

Experience the best of Bar Harbor with added peace of mind when you choose one of our thoughtfully curated packages designed by our expert guest services team. These packages combine a stay in our , local activities, and a taste of coastal Maine cuisine.

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Bar Harbor's Beloved Shore Path

Due to major winter storms significantly damaging the Shore Path, there is ongoing construction along the waterfront.