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    The Claremont Hotel

    PO Box 137, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-0137
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good31%
    • Average10%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “somes sound” (20 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Tennis Court
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    1 - 5 of 168 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was our second stay at the Claremont. We were familiar with the historic property, the gorgeous view of Sommes Sound, the Dockside Bar. This time we stayed in the Phillips Cottage in a waterside room. Lovely large room with 5 large windows and a...More

    Thank KRBSilverSpring
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is clearly not a hotel that appeals to everyone. It has loads of charm and historic elegance, and of course, an amazing location/view, but the facilities have definitely seen better days. We love it! It was our second stay and we will be back....More

    Thank marietaillard
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    If the view was the only criteria, this would be a 5 star...but add to that one of the best restaurants in the area, beautiful manicured croquet lawns, old world comfort and service and you have one of the most desireable vacation destinations available on...More

    Thank Peg I
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    I agree with Courtney, the reviewer prior to mine. We stayed in one of the 2 bedroom cottages on the property for $390/night from 8/1-8/5 and while we loved the picturesque location, we extremely disappointed in the condition of the cottage and service of the...More

    Thank Tricey E
    Response from Claremont04679, Manager at The Claremont HotelResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. On the day that you came to the desk with maintenance requests (namely, that the bathroom vent was not functioning, and that there was no shade on the upstairs twin bedroom and on the bathroom) maintenance promptly addressed...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    This is a difficult review, because this is a very old hotel- historic actually- which in its day would have been amazing. However, the past is the past, and what you basically have is a very old structure which is no longer a comfortable place...More

    Thank Courtney B
    Response from Claremont04679, Manager at The Claremont HotelResponded 29 July 2017

    Dear Guest, We are sorry that your experience at the Claremont here did not meet your expectations; we did wish to address a few of your complaints in an effort to help inform future guests that are considering a stay at the Claremont. We do...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
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    • 30
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    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Southwest Harbor
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    • Claremont Hotel Southwest Harbor
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    Wanda B
    9 August 2016|
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    Response from Cassietrip | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit that had view of the sound from the master bedroom, living room and deck. There was a wood-burning fireplace in the living room, full kitchen and large deck with table for 4. There are some... More
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    "Go with the Phillips cottage, quieter and more private. Lovely rooms."
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    "Ask for water front"
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    "Choose one of the cabins."
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    "All rooms are upstairs, some up two flights. Prepare to walk up."
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