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Bluenose Inn - A Bar Harbor Hotel

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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The Bluenose Inn is a AAA rated hotel, an elegant immaculate treasure featuring breathtaking views of Frenchman Bay. Set atop a magnificent granite-terraced hillside, the hotel is one of the most beautiful spots on the Atlantic. 97 Classically appointed rooms located in our two buildings. Dining in The Looking Glass with panoramic views, cocktails in the magnificent Great Room, heated indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub,steam room, spa & complete fitness center and wi-fi throughout the property.
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Property amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Family Resort
Classic
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
54Somewhat walkable
Grade: 54 out of 100
61Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
23Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 2 nights here with phenomenal views over the harbour to watch cruise ships arrive and depart. A spacious room where everything worked, coffee available in foyer and a really good breakfast room up the hill for our large group. Spectacular views. Checkin worked well...More

Thank Ken2234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great hotel the room was clean and a good size. The view from the room I had was amazing. The hotel is set up on a hill allowing for beautiful views of the ocean. The staff was very helpful providing golf cart...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third time at the Blue Nose and we loved it! The view from the balcony is superb of the water and islands. The fireplace is a cozy touch. The room is spacious and attractive. The highlight is the pianist, Bill Trowell, who...More

Thank dkostrub
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here 3 nights. Rooms are very clean and beautifully decorated. We stayed in a suite with a fireplace in our room which was so cozy. Nice bathrobes provided, comfortable bed. Everything felt top class.

Thank johansenje
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

High on a hillside overlooking Frenchman's bay The Bluenose Inn provides a quiet respite form the busy but tourist burdened downtown. The Looking Glass Resturant is quite good and a welcome change form the lobster shacks. The Grand room provides a warm setting for a...More

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BertandI
11 July 2018|
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Response from anniewhy | Reviewed this property |
it should be on their website. I think 4 p.m. check in and 11 a.m. checkout, but I'm not sure.
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hhelen2018
24 May 2018|
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Response from Kathleen L | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for not responding sooner. I was unable to go online due to illness. Hope you have a good trip. I do not recall seeing any pets at the Bluenose Inn but I would call them to check.
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L B
13 November 2017|
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Response from Kathleen L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I am not able to answer. I advise you call the desk and ask. We booked a week and never looked back. I apologize for the delay in responding.
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Room Tips
"The rooms that end with 10-14 will give a great view of the ocean."
cfdsk
3 weeks ago
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"Ask for the fourth floor. The end rooms have the best views."
dkostrub
3 weeks ago
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"The perfect place to stay if visiting Bar Harbour and the Arcadia National Park"
Jacaranda88
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for a view over the bay"
caro-arrow
14 Oct. 2018
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PRICE RANGE
USD 167 - USD 345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
bar harbor hotel - bluenose bar harbor
LOCATION
United StatesMaineDownEast and Acadia MaineMount Desert IslandBar Harbor
NUMBER OF ROOMS
97
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