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Top 10 Hotels in Mount Desert

Relax, Enjoy the Quiet, Explore Acadia
10 Chauncey Somes Lane, Mount Desert, ME
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2.47 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Quaint cottage in Somesville

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house was as described and had everything we needed. The was only a shower, no tub. The bed was really comfortable and the area is very quiet. Inside was decorated with a lot of nice and cozy touches. Convenient to Acadia NP. I would definitely recommend and stay ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 4, 2019

Relax, Enjoy the Quiet, Explore Acadia
Modern Extended Ranch With a Great Yard and Amazing Patio!!
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2.69 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Acadia adventure

"The property was as advertised. The beds were so comfy and linens were cotton! We enjoyed our stay and were within short distances to Bar Harbor and Acadia. The owner was quick to respond to any questions we had. I would highly recommend a stay in this well equipped home."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 4, 2019

Modern Extended Ranch With a Great Yard and Amazing Patio!!
Enjoy a Secluded Location on Mount Desert Close to Acadia National Park
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2.54 km from city centre
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Very comfortable, spacious and quiet home.

"We were very impressed with the property, specially given we had two dogs. The ease of letting them roam around the fenced area was a bonus for us and them. The location is also the best. Bar Harbor, Northeast Harbor are both less than 15 minutes away. Southwest Harbor about 10 minutes, and Freshies ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 1, 2019

Enjoy a Secluded Location on Mount Desert Close to Acadia National Park
Spectacular Ocean View, 10 min to Acadia, Kayak, Fish, Swim, 3 Lakes Nearby
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2.73 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)
Wonderful trip

"6 couples used home as base for Acadia and Bar Harbor trip. Great location and spacious accommodations."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2019

Spectacular Ocean View, 10 min to Acadia, Kayak, Fish, Swim, 3 Lakes Nearby
Tranquil Views of Somes Sound and Beautiful Sargent Mnt. at Your Door
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2.95 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Nice and quiet

"We had a great time at this quiet property!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 10, 2019

Tranquil Views of Somes Sound and Beautiful Sargent Mnt. at Your Door
~ Stunning Mountain AND Sound Views~~
7 Grants Hill Road, Mount Desert, ME
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2.96 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
sparkling clean and very comfortable

"looks like stay home and enjoyed thank you next time we hope visit again"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 29, 2019

~ Stunning Mountain AND Sound Views~~
Peaceful/charming Home/dog Friendly/enjoy Nature & Wildlife/central Location
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3.04 km from city centre
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Very nice.

"Nice home. Quiet neighborhood, We enjoyed our stay there."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2019

Peaceful/charming Home/dog Friendly/enjoy Nature & Wildlife/central Location
Tall Pines Retreat, Somesvillemt. Desert. 15 min to Bar Harbor, 5 to Acadia NtP
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0.83 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (37 reviews)
1st visit to Maine

"Visiting Maine for the first time was made an even more incredible experience by staying here. The place was incredible and very welcoming. The location was wonderful. We can’t wait to come back and stay longer!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 4, 2020

Tall Pines Retreat, Somesvillemt. Desert. 15 min to Bar Harbor, 5 to Acadia NtP
Reduced Rates! Oceanfront, HOT Tub, Fire Pit-near Bar Harbor+acadia National Pk
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3.48 km from city centre
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Amazing stay on Somes Sound

"My wife and I really enjoyed our time in the Hall Quarry neighborhood, with excellent views of Somes Sound, Norumbega and Sargeant Mtns., and a well-cared for home that was clean and inviting. Proximity to both sides of the island is ideal. Property Managers were very helpful every step of the way, ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 14, 2019

Reduced Rates! Oceanfront, HOT Tub, Fire Pit-near Bar Harbor+acadia National Pk
Somes Sound - Acadia National Park-- Vacation at Ocean's Edge
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4.47 km from city centre
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Great Property and Location!

"The Nub House feels private and tucked away, with beautiful views of Somes Sound (sunsets are particularly spectacular), while being close to everything on MDI. The house was clean, comfortable, and well-stocked, and the property owner, Angela, communicated well. We couldn't have asked for a better ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 26, 2019

Somes Sound - Acadia National Park-- Vacation at Ocean's Edge
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Mount Desert Hotel Guide

If you are arranging a trip to Bar Harbor and are after a comfortable room in Mount Desert, there are a few alternatives. About 8 hotels and apartments are within easy driving distance of Mount Desert's center.

Our hotels within driving distance of Mount Desert include the Asticou Inn and Kimball Terrace Inn Northeast Harbor.

11 kilometres (7 miles) from the center of Mount Desert, is the The Bluenose Inn. Alternatively, the Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Conference Center is positioned 11 kilometres (7 miles) away. The Primrose Inn as well as the Holiday Inn Resort Bar Harbor - Acadia Natl Park are two alternative Expedia-listed hotels around Mount Desert.

Looking to go a bit further afield? Acadia - North Coast offers a number of attractions. Acadia - North Coast offers beaches and coastal plains, and commonly visited Acadia - North Coast sights include art galleries. In this region of United States of America travelers might also partake in hiking, shore fishing and camping.

20 kilometres (14 miles) to the north of Mount Desert is Lamoine Beach, home to the Grand Theatre. Ellsworth offers some great places to spend a night or two. You might like to also visit Lamoine Beach, where you can spend a little time at the Pirate s Cove Miniature Golf. Lamoine Beach can be found 14 kilometres (8 miles) to the north of Mount Desert. The Heathwood Inn & Suites and The Colony are great places to stay.

If you like sports and like to watch games you might like to take a trip to Mansfield Sports Complex, which is 60 kilometres (38 miles) to the northwest of Mount Desert. Sports fans wanting to sleep near to the action can choose from the Courtyard by Marriott Bangor or the Four Points by Sheraton Bangor Airport.

Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport is a nearby airport for flying into and leaving Mount Desert. It is 11 kilometres (7 miles) away. If you plan to stay nearby, try the Isleview Motel and Cottages or Narrows Too Camping Resort.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Mount Desert?
Farmhouse Retreat in the Of Acadia National Park/wild Blueberries on 3 Acres! is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This property offers private patios and concierge services. Other good choices for your visit include Acadia National Park– Secluded Ocean-front Cottage and Reduced Rates! Oceanfront, HOT Tub, Fire Pit-near Bar Harbor+acadia National Pk.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Mount Desert, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Mount Desert.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Mount Desert?
For more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Mount Desert, click here.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Mount Desert?
Farmhouse Retreat in the Of Acadia National Park/wild Blueberries on 3 Acres! is a favorite property for couples, and features a garden and concierge services.
What's the best place to stay with easy access to Acadia National Park?
Asticou Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located 1.9 mi (3 km) from Acadia National Park. Other good options within 5 miles include Harbourside Inn and Kimball Terrace Inn Northeast Harbor.
What's the best accommodation near Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport (BHB)?
Isleview Motel and Cottages is a popular property, featuring free WiFi and free parking. It’s located a short 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport. Other options near the airport are Acadia Sunrise Motel and Open Hearth Inn.
How is it to stay in Mount Desert?
Visitors can enjoy all that Mount Desert has to offer including the waterfront, mountain views, and bars. Tourists to the city can also enjoy its scenic landscape. Top sights around the area include Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor Whale Watching. In Mount Desert, there are 39 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Mount Desert?
The city’s cultural venues include Maine Granite Industry Museum and Acadia Repertory Theater. The city’s natural beauty is on display at Acadia National Park, Long Pond, and Echo Lake Beach. Additionally, you’ll find Bar Harbor Whale Watching in the area.
What's the seasonal weather like in Mount Desert?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 79°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 14°F. Average annual rainfall for Mount Desert is 2.28 inches.

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