We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Bass Harbor Cottages and Country Inn

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Bass Harbor
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
Bass Harbor Cottages and Country Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Bass Harbor Cottages and Country Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 22: English reviews
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I stayed here for six nights with my family on a first time trip to Mount Desert Island. This is a great location with fine views from the 2bed/2 bath Boathouse cottage we rented. Easy to find and adequate parking. There is nothing much within walking distance but plenty of shops, restaurants and bars within a very short drive. Free...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Richard_SW11
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 25 February 2013

The two bedroom two bath cottage in the Boathouse overlooking the water was very comfortable and cozy. Connie was exceptionally friendly and helpful. This will be my first choice for my frequent business trips to Mt Desert Island. Just another thing to love about this beautiful part of New England.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kathy G
Chicago
Reviewed 14 October 2012

I recently stayed at the Bass Harbor Cottages with my girlfriend, and we really enjoyed our stay. Connie, the inn keeper, was very friendly and easy to work with. It was a bit inconvenient to reserve the room, because we had to send a check in the mail and couldn't simply use a credit card to reserve online. I also...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mpbaker2
Sodus
Reviewed 8 September 2012

We booked a room at the inn for two nights on Labor Day weekend. My husband had explained to the innkeeper that we would be on the island to attend a wedding. We arrived to check in at 4:00 with just enough time to dress for the rehearsal dinner at 5:00. Unfortunately the innkeeper greeted us with "didn't you get...

 Report
Helpful?
11Thank Patricia M
Brooklyn
Reviewed 11 August 2012

We stayed at the Boat House Cottage loft. It's an apartment on the 3rd (top) floor overlooking the Bass Harbor bay. All apartment windows face the water (and there is a balcony as well) looking West so sunsets and sunny afternoons were very pleasant to watch or enjoy with a book. One morning we saw a bald eagle on the...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Rossen S
Rock Hill, SC, USA
Reviewed 31 October 2011

We enjoyed our three nights in the cottage at Bass Harbor and will return. The views are beautiful for sunrise and sunset. We had a snowstorm while we were here and lost power but the generator kept the water pump working and the fireplaces kept us warm. The cottage is private and quiet, at least in October. Next time we...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank TinaManley
Pocono Lake, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 July 2011

Connie was sweet! Cooked my first live lobsters in the kitchenette ! Nemo's down the street was an very interesting bar to see.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Mztylr
Kittery Point, ME
Reviewed 13 October 2010

Master Bedroom had a King Sized Bed. Guest Bedroom had Twin Beds. Both bathrooms had stall showers. Kitchen had refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, cook top but no oven. Kitchen area had a table and four chairs. Living room was open to the kitchen. An outside deck was large and connected to living room and master bedroom with a nice view of...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank AlanKitteryPoint_ME
esher
Reviewed 15 August 2010

We rented one of the self catering cottages. Although there were warning signs when we booked, no visitors after 9, we had explained that relatives might drop by during the day for a coffee or to meet up for a trip. Our stay was spoiled on day one when confronted by proprieter's passive / aggressive attitude when said brother in...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank nmurg
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 June 2010

My husband came to Bass Harbor Cottages and Inn for our honeymoon. We are the outdoor-type so Maine was perfect for us. Connie let us check in about 4 hours early - which was a blessing. She walked us down to the Pine Cottages to make sure we had all that we needed. The cottage took us by surprise a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank valley29

17 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Other (11)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Bass Harbor
19.8 km away
Bar Harbor Inn
Bar Harbor Inn
#7 of 41 in Bar Harbor
1,604 reviews
19.4 km away
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
4.3 km away
Lindenwood Inn
Lindenwood Inn
#3 of 5 in Southwest Harbor
181 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
7.1 km away
Kimball Terrace Inn
Kimball Terrace Inn
#2 of 2 in Northeast Harbor
81 reviews
19.2 km away
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
#6 of 41 in Bar Harbor
1,196 reviews
18.9 km away
Hampton by Hilton Bar Harbor
Hampton by Hilton Bar Harbor
#2 of 41 in Bar Harbor
534 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking Bass Harbor and Blue Hill Bay, our waterfront cottages offer a perfect setting for vacation or retreat. Watch the tide change from your deck or launch your kayak with the tide from our private rocky beach. Stay in one of our quaint queen rooms at the Country Inn and stroll down to the shore to watch the lobster boats and sailing ships. We are minutes from Acadia's Bass Harbor Head Light and twenty minutes from Bar Harbor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bass Harbor Cottages and Country Inn

Address: 95 Harbor Dr, Bass Harbor, Tremont, Mount Desert Island, ME 04653-3403
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Tremont > Bass Harbor
Price Range: $100 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Country Inn Bass Harbor
Bass Harbor Country Inn
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bass Harbor Cottages and Country Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Many choices for any size group or family. Check out the website!”
virginiab647, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were in the Sawyer room, one of the smaller and without a view.”
tremm298, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“stop into one of the visitor centers. they will work to match you with the room type you want”
TREK39, 23 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The view from the west side of the boat house is the perfect accompaniment to a great cup of coffee.”
KathyG_11, 24 Feb 2013 | Read review
“We had a three bedroom cottage but only rented the one bedroom upstairs. It has a sauna and fireplace and deck! Wonderful.”
TinaManley, 31 Oct 2011 | Read review
5 of 5