Bar Harbor Holidays

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
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
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
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
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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