Bar Harbor Vacations

United States
Bar Harbor is the largest town on Maine’s Mount Desert Island. Originally built up by wealthy families searching for a secluded summer destination, the town is now a bustling tourist center, at least in season. Located on the north eastern shore of the island, Bar Harbor backs up against beautiful …

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Reviews of Bar Harbor

D'Maris Coffman
D'Maris CoffmanLondon, UK
08/08/2018

Very crowded even with the road construction this season but we were able to find parking at 8.30am on a Saturday. Easily walkable with lots of quirky shops.

Keane
KeaneSan Francisco, California, USA
03/12/2017

Super cute town in Maine. During low tide walk out to the sand bar. When you're hungry, grab a lobster roll and wash it down with some blueberry ale. This is a charming town, albeit touristy, and I enjoyed it thoroughly.

Tyson Bramer
Tyson BramerLos Angeles, California, USA
29/11/2017

An absolutely wonderful small town that shouldn't be missed. There are so many great cafes, restaurants and shops. The people are wonderful too!

Sarah Howell
Sarah HowellWoodstock, Georgia, USA
05/06/2017

The town just outside of Acadia National Park and good for refueling, food, and many a cute and touristy shop when you're done with you're hiking.

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