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The Birches Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We spent 4 glorious nights at The Birches. We had an Ocean View King Room. It was well appointed with a firm bed and wonderful water view. But the best part was the owner, Sue Homer. She treated each guest as if a member of...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Loved staying here! The house itself is charming, comfortable, and interesting. The view and location are great. It's a nice, quiet place that is close to great restaurants and shops without being caught up in the bustle of Bar Harbor. By far the best part...More

Thank jhishar
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Susie was a wonderful host! She was warm, welcoming, kind, generous, and eager to please. She allowed our emotional support animal to stay with us, and treated Ms. Lilly like a queen. She gave us hiking and restaurant options which were great. Lastly, she's a...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Totally prohibitive rate for what you get. This is not a high end b&b at all. We stayed at high end b&bs on the coast for less money and they were of a totally different level. Furniture in the room was cheap. The sitting room...More

1  Thank Mikeworld
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 had a wonderful time at the Birches. We had a family room which was perfect for us. Susie and her team were fabulous hosts. We appreciated all the recommendations which helped us make the most of our time in Acadia. Great...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$184 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$184 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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miligold1
31 May 2016|
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Response from jyo_nyc | Reviewed this property |
I certainly wasn't disappointed! :) If you read my review, among many others, you will see that most of them are very positive. It's definitely clean and not shabby at all.
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Ginny H
18 June 2015|
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Hi Ginny, Thank you for your interest in The Birches B&B in Southwest Harbor. We have two rooms with water views and the downstairs solarium overlook the water. Additionally, the croquet court, the terrace, and the lawn... More
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"Library room has a great view and tons of unique old books"
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"It is ocean front but no beach. I recommend the Turret Room 1 which is ocean front!"
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"Ocean view, Tower Room and Library have the best views."
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"All the rooms had views of either the ocean or the gardens."
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