Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions2019-04-09T08:38:03-05:00
Do you require a deposit upon booking?2017-03-17T14:43:35-05:00

Reservations require a credit card deposit equal to the first night’s lodging to book your room.

What is your cancellation policy?2019-03-06T15:25:36-05:00

In the event a confirmed reservation must be cancelled or rescheduled, the following policies apply:

For a nominal fee, this service is offered to protect our deposit from unforeseen events. If it is necessary to cancel or reschedule a reservation, all fees and forfeitures will be waived if the cancellation or changes are made by 10 a.m. of the confirmed arrival date. Cancellation insurance must be purchased 10 or more days prior to arrival date.

For a cancellation received at least ten days prior to confirmed arrival date, an uninsured deposit is refundable, less a $35 administrative fee.

An uninsured deposit is nonrefundable for a cancellation received 9 or fewer days prior to the confirmed arrival date.

An uninsured deposit is subject to 50% forfeit if either date is later or departure date is earlier than confirmed.

Do you have a beach on your property?2016-04-11T15:39:22-05:00

No, most of Bar Harbor is rocky coastline. There is a small public beach located next to the town marina. Sand Beach, a popular destination in Acadia National Park is a great beach to explore and swim at and is only about a 10 minute drive from the inn.

Do you have any restaurants on site?2016-04-11T15:39:28-05:00

Yes. The Bar Harbor Inn has two restaurants on our property. The Reading Room offers fine dining with beautiful views of Frenchman Bay and is open for breakfast and dinner daily. The Terrace Grill offers casual outdoor dining that overlooks the bay and serves lunch and dinner.

Do you have meeting space at the Inn?2019-04-25T08:45:44-05:00

Yes, the Bar Harbor Inn is a perfect location for small meetings and corporate retreats. Please contact our Group Sales Department to learn more about hosting your meeting with us. You can also find more information on Bar Harbor Inn meetings on our Corporate Retreat page.

Group Sales Manager:

Sue Kropff


Can you have a Wedding/Reception at the Inn?2019-04-25T08:44:56-05:00

Yes, the Bar Harbor Inn is one of Maine’s premier wedding destination locations. Please contact our Group Sales Department to learn more about hosting your special event with us. You can also find more information on wedding planning on our weddings pages.

Group Sales Manager:

Sue Kropff



Do you have Bikes and/or Kayaks to rent on your property?2016-04-11T15:39:47-05:00

The Bar Harbor Inn does not offer rentals on site, but there are many places to rent bikes, kayaks and canoes in downtown Bar Harbor.

Do you have free Wi-Fi?2016-04-11T15:39:52-05:00

Yes, free Wi-Fi is available in all buildings at the Bar Harbor Inn Resort.

Do you have a resort fee?2019-04-25T08:46:46-05:00

We do not have a resort fee. All property amenities are complementary to overnight guests.

Do you have a pool?2016-05-12T14:10:03-05:00

Yes, we do have an outdoor heated pool and hot tub. The pool and hot tub are typically open from Memorial Day to Columbus Day.

Do you offer onsite parking?2016-05-12T14:09:13-05:00

Yes, we have plenty of free onsite parking.

How close are you to Acadia National Park?2016-05-12T14:08:34-05:00

We are about a 5 minute drive to a few different entrances from Acadia.

How close are you to town?2016-05-12T14:07:59-05:00

Our property is located right down town, next to the town pier. Main Street is just a short distance up our driveway.

What are the check in/check out times?2019-03-06T15:26:05-05:00

Check In starts at 3:00pm, Check out is by 11:00am.