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    Mount Desert Campground

    516 Sound Dr, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04660-6618
    (207) 244-3710
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    • Excellent88%
    • Very good9%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “gathering place” (50 reviews)
    “somes sound” (19 reviews)
    “quiet hours” (13 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 166 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have been camping all my life in various parts of Europe as well as the United States and I have to say, hands down, this is one of my favorite places ever!! My boyfriend had booked the whole trip so I really wasn't prepared...More

    Thank Kwnstantin
    Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed during the last week they were open for the year. This campground was very clean with large private campsites. Some sites had magnificent views of the Sound. The only downfall was paying for showers. However if paying guarantees hot water and the cleanliness....More

    Thank Sue M
    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    This was one of the best campgrounds we have ever stayed at!! Beautiful sites! Friendly staff. Very clean and well kept!! We were there in September so rates were reduced. Bathrooms spotless. We camp in a pop up and were very glad that there were...More

    Thank darhocook
    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    This was THE best campground we have ever stayed in!! The sites are large and we never felt "cramped" even though we did have neighbors. The "Gathering Place" has free Wi-Fi and serves treats from local bakeries every morning. The bath houses are all wooden...More

    1  Thank Lisa D
    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    We are a family who is used to state park campgrounds and I have to tell you that this campground blows those out of the water. From the (mostly) private, wooded lots to the size of the campground to the pristinely clean (cleaned 2x a...More

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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from takemeawaynow2016 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can!! Very private too!!
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    "Most water sites are on platforms which can end up being raised off of the ground on the side of a hill."
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    "bring earplugs"
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    "If you bring an inflatable mattress make sure your pump is battery operated"
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    ""A" sites are water side, but probably book fast! Gorgeous."
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