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    Balance Rock Inn

    21 Albert Mdws, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1701
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “fire pit” (52 reviews)
    “small plates” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Quality Inn
    288 reviews
    #19 of 41 hotels in Bar Harbor
     
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    Bar Harbor Manor
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    1 - 5 of 461 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I loved our stay at Balance Rock Inn. The location was perfect and the service was wonderful. Definitely take advantage of the small plates served in the evening. They are divine. Would definitely recommend.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Balance Rock is just off the beaten path in Bar Harbor. It's a very easy walk to town but also offers a feeling of seclusion. The property is beautiful combining a feeling of luxury and the quaintness best of a bed and breakfast. Lovely, comfortable...More

    Thank SidneyXVIII
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our family stayed at the Balance Rock Inn for our Summer vacation (July 17-22) The inn and all the staff were all attentive and wonderful from beginning to end. The penthouse room(408) was great for our family. The full galley kitchen was great for early...More

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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We stayed at the Balance Rock Inn for our honeymoon and it was absolutely perfect!! Our room was cozy, the breakfast buffet was delicious, and the staff was so attentive to our needs! We got the Romance Getaway Package and the staff planned our iternary...More

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    Thank rmglenfield
    Response from Claire M, General Manager at Balance Rock InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear rmglenfield, Thank you for the review and trusting us to help you celebrate such a momentous occasion! We hope that you can return for a future anniversary. Sincerely, Claire Miles General Manager

    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    This is our 2nd time staying here; it lived up to our expectations and more!! You'll feel pampered the moment you walk through the doors. The staff go above and beyond to make your stay here exceptional. Beautiful views everywhere you look, with a comforting...More

    Thank Debski95
    Response from Claire M, General Manager at Balance Rock InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Debski95, Thank you for choosing to return to the Balance Rock Inn and taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We're happy that you enjoyed the atmosphere and food service. We hope to see you for a third visit! Sincerely, Claire Miles...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$266 - US$712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Bar Harbor
    • Also Known As
    • Balance Rock Hotel Bar Harbor ,
    • Balance Rock Inn Bar Harbor, Maine
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    Traveller (177)
    Room & Suite (161)
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    Questions & Answers
    Carolyn R
    21 June 2017|
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    Response from Bruno13016 | Reviewed this property |
    1-2 minute walk to town, and an easy drive to Acadia.
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    nhathhorn
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from AaronMS80 | Property representative |
    Thank you for contacting us with your question. Guests are permitted to smoke on the grounds at the Inn on the their private decks.
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for quiet, recently updated room"
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    "Balcony rooms are our favorite"
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    "Rooms at the back of the Inn have the best views."
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    "Ask for a water view, although all rooms are desirable."
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