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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This campground was great! Exactly what my boyfriend and I had hoped for when thinking of somewhere to camp near Acadia National Park. The sound is beautiful and honestly we would have been happy to hang out right on the campground's dock all day. What a view! We did fish from it every day as well as meet fellow campers...

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Reviewed 31 August 2015

We really enjoyed our time at Somes Sound CG. the campground is ideally situated about 20 minutes from Acadia and really just about anything you want to do on the island. Arrived on a Friday and the CG was packed, for the most part, but there is enough room between sites that it doesn't feel like people are on top...

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Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Somes Sound. No complaints on our part. We were staying on site 24 and felt like we lucked out. At first we were looking at the ones by the water but they were booked the week end we were going there. In the end we would probably get the same site as it had some...

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Lunenburg, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We have no complaints. The office closes around 6:30 we called to say we would be late. They said we could set up and check in in the morning. When we arrived someone was closing office but was so gracious to open up and sign us in an hour after closing. Our site, 33 was a good size and long....

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Maine
Reviewed 24 August 2015

First time up in the Bar Harbor, Mt. Dessert area with my boyfriend. We booked a site made for a small tent with w/e. First with the Pros: Although made for small tent, plenty of room for our tent and car without crowding the firepit or picnic table. Site was clean upon arrival. Although little to no trees between sites,...

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Thank BrendleJ
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We had a great stay at the campground. Stayed at spot 6 for 4 nights, which was a great site, although a bit big for just the tent and our car. It got a ton of morning sun, which was good and bad, with the day heating up very quickly. We were fortunate enough to arrive on the first day...

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Ash Fork, Arizona
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Wish I could have stayed longer! Close to Acadia NP( about 20 minutes) and a great place to camp for a family or friends. Nice level areas to set up water and electric available yet very secluded feeling if you set your camp up to block views of your neighbors. Nicely wooded. Buy wood there or bring your own, water...

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Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

A very nice campground, some wonderful sites and some sites that I would never want. We had site 27 for two of us and a small tent it was perfect. The bathrooms are pretty decent. Biggest complaint is lack of workers in campground. They're in the office but after hours not reachable and not patrolling the grounds. The site next...

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Hedgesville, West Virginia
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Somes sound view is a beautiful spot to camp with great access to the Sound! The good: - beautiful area with great location to Acadia -spacious campites -awesome staff! -good to see wildlife -kayak rentals are awesome and cheap! The Bad: -most definitely needs another bathhouse. One is just not enoug when its busy -Site 14 is definitely not for...

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Ft. Lauderdale
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

It's a nice campground. Many of the spots are secluded from the others. Each site has a fire pit and picnic table, water, and electricity. There's a good place to launch kayaks or boats from. You can pay a little extra to take hot showers. Some sites have wooden platforms for tents. Others do not, and the ground is sloped...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Somes Sound View Campground is a small campground centrally located on Mount Desert Island along the rocky coast of Maine. Enjoy the peaceful setting surrounded by gorgeous woods, mountains, ocean and natural wildlife. See everything Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park have to offer, join us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somes Sound View Campground

Address: 5 Spinnaker Way, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04660-6521
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Mount Desert
Price Range: €36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Somes Sound View Campground Hotel Mount Desert
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“Check the campground map to see which cabins and campsites have water views and how far they are from porta-potties and the bath house.”
 of 5 bubbles afm129, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Tent sites right out by the road have a bit of road traffic at night. I like to be near the bathrooms and I chose my site accordingly.”
 of 5 bubbles johnl500, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get your wood on the way in. It's cheaper. $3 for a bundle. $5 at the campground”
 of 5 bubbles TaraTim9, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“stay away from this campground”
 of 5 bubbles kayavee, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“map of sites very helpful. Can click on and see site. Some sites very small and noted on map.”
 of 5 bubbles jmj333, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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