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    Balance Rock Inn

    21 Albert Mdws, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1701
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “fire pit” (52 reviews)
    “small plates” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
    1,207 reviews
    #13 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
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    #7 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
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    1 - 5 of 462 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Balance Rock Inn is in a beautiful location right on the water, near the busy area of Bar Harbor, but walking down a 200 yard road you feel like you are on your own private island. We stayed in a Jr. Ocean View Suite, which...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I loved our stay at Balance Rock Inn. The location was perfect and the service was wonderful. Definitely take advantage of the small plates served in the evening. They are divine. Would definitely recommend.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Balance Rock is just off the beaten path in Bar Harbor. It's a very easy walk to town but also offers a feeling of seclusion. The property is beautiful combining a feeling of luxury and the quaintness best of a bed and breakfast. Lovely, comfortable...More

    Thank SidneyXVIII
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our family stayed at the Balance Rock Inn for our Summer vacation (July 17-22) The inn and all the staff were all attentive and wonderful from beginning to end. The penthouse room(408) was great for our family. The full galley kitchen was great for early...More

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    Thank bwetz431
    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    We stayed at the Balance Rock Inn for our honeymoon and it was absolutely perfect!! Our room was cozy, the breakfast buffet was delicious, and the staff was so attentive to our needs! We got the Romance Getaway Package and the staff planned our iternary...More

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    Thank rmglenfield
    Response from Claire M, General Manager at Balance Rock InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear rmglenfield, Thank you for the review and trusting us to help you celebrate such a momentous occasion! We hope that you can return for a future anniversary. Sincerely, Claire Miles General Manager

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 263 - USD 713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Bar Harbor
    • Also Known As
    • Balance Rock Hotel Bar Harbor ,
    • Balance Rock Inn Bar Harbor, Maine
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    Traveller (177)
    Room & Suite (161)
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    Hotel & Grounds (233)
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    Questions & Answers
    Carolyn R
    21 June 2017|
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    Response from Bruno13016 | Reviewed this property |
    1-2 minute walk to town, and an easy drive to Acadia.
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    nhathhorn
    25 March 2017|
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    Response from AaronMS80 | Property representative |
    Thank you for contacting us with your question. Guests are permitted to smoke on the grounds at the Inn on the their private decks.
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for quiet, recently updated room"
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    "Balcony rooms are our favorite"
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    "Rooms at the back of the Inn have the best views."
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    "Ask for a water view, although all rooms are desirable."
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