Our History is Built In
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.
Timeless Comfort
The Best of Modern Convenience and Historic Charm
National Park
Adventure & Natural Beauty are Only Steps Away

Quintessential Maine

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.

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. Delight in our rich history as you 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

Bar Harbor and Its Iconic Inn

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.


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.

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 accommodations, local activities, and a taste of coastal Maine cuisine.

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Looking Forward to 2022​

The Bar Harbor Inn will be opening its doors for the 2022 season mid to end of March. Please note, the Terrace Grille, Reading Room Restaurant, Spa, Pool and Hot Tubs will be opening soon afterwards. Please check back for dates.