Bar Harbor Inn
Bar Harbor, Maine

Bar Harbor Inn
Bar Harbor, Maine

Project Description


1 Newport Drive, Bar Harbor ME 04609
207.288.­3351 • 800.248.­3351 • E-Mail


The Bar Harbor Inn & Spa

Located along the waterfront in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor, the Bar Harbor Inn is an iconic New England resort welcoming guests with genuine hospitality, attentive service and timeless charm.

Guests of the Bar Harbor Inn enjoy a relaxing vacation full of stunning panoramic views of the Maine coast from the guest rooms and restaurants overlooking picturesque Frenchman Bay. Catch glimpses of our rich history as you relax and delight in refreshing ocean views, elegant dining and rejuvenating spa services.

The hotel’s beautifully landscaped eight acres of lush lawns and colorful gardens offer a private retreat with easy walking access to the unique shops, art galleries, museums, sightseeing and boat tours of downtown Bar Harbor. The entrance to the natural beauty of Acadia National Park is just minutes away with excellent park tour options available from the Bar Harbor Inn property.

Staying at the Inn

Three distinctive guest room buildings feature a classic Main Inn with ocean view luxury rooms and suites, the shorefront Oceanfront Lodge with spacious rooms, outstanding views and private balconies and the Newport Building with modern conveniences at an affordable in-town rate.

Modern comforts are combined with superior amenities at this Bar Harbor hotel including complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, luxury robes, a heated outdoor pool and jacuzzi, yoga by the bay, homemade cookies on arrival, culinary demonstrations, wine tastings and many more.

Full Service Spa

Visit the world class spa for one of many treatments that will nurture your body and lift your spirits. Enjoy happy hour in the Oasis Club Lounge, feast on a traditional Maine lobster bake at the outdoor waterfront Terrace Grille, or spend an evening dining on gourmet cuisine while listening to live piano entertainment at the famous Reading Room Restaurant.

Reading Room Restaurant

Distinguished fine dining overlooking Frenchman Bay in downtown Bar Harbor awaits you at the historic Reading Room Restaurant. Serving breakfast and dinner daily and Sunday Brunch the first Sunday of each month, the Reading Room is a one of a kind dining experience. Delectable local Maine cuisine and attentive service are surpassed only by the magnificent panoramic ocean views. Hearty breakfast favorites include Wild Maine Blueberry Stuffed French Toast and Maine Lobster Eggs Benedict. Our dinner menu features fresh Maine seafood dishes, choice cuts of meat, gourmet desserts and an extensive wine list. The Lobster Pie, a favored dish among our patrons, is prepared with fresh Maine lobster meat baked in a rich sherry cream and topped with a butter crumb finish. The Reading Room offers nightly entertainment featuring a grand piano player.

Business casual attire preferred, but not required. Reservations are recommended for all parties and are available by calling the Inn directly or booking a table on OpenTable.

Oasis Club Lounge

The Oasis Club Lounge has a rich history beginning in 1887 as the home of the popular social group the Oasis Club. The Oasis Club was known as the center of social activities for summer residents during the summers before World War I. Well over a hundred years later, the Oasis Club Lounge is still entertaining visitors and residents alike. The Oasis Club Lounge is located off the Reading Room Restaurant and is open daily.

The extensive drink list and light fare menu featuring fresh locally inspired dishes are a perfect complement to the harbor views and summer sunsets.

Terrace Grille

Fresh ocean air and stunning views surround you at one of Mount Desert Island’s best outdoor restaurants overlooking Frenchman’s Bay and the Porcupine Islands. The Terrace Grille is centrally located at the end of West Street in downtown Bar Harbor next to the town pier. Enjoy the salt air breeze and the warmth of the sun at the outdoor Terrace Grille, the perfect casual dining spot to experience a picturesque lunch or dinner.

With numerous local seafood offerings and healthy entree choices the Terrace Grille is a perfect stop during a day of exploring Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. The popular Downeast Lobster Bake includes steamed mussels and clams, 1 ¼ pound Maine Lobster with roasted red potatoes, corn on the cob and blueberry corn bread followed up with a slice of fresh blueberry pie. The menu features various appetizers, healthy salads, satisfying burgers & sandwiches and delicious seafood. Choose from a myriad of cocktails and specialty drinks and don’t forget to indulge in one of our delightful desserts. Reservations are not necessary.

We look forward to providing you the perfect place to Relax, Refresh & Return at the Bar Harbor Inn!

  • Breakfast
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  • Ocean Views
  • Restaurants
  • Spa
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