We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,128 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center
See the most recent reviews
Showing 1,088: English reviews
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Good rooms in a good location for business (College of the Atlantic, MDI Biological Labs) with attractive water views. But when visited in November 2016 the pool was closed, the Bistro was closed for private parties, and the front desk staff appear not to have much sense of what 'hospitality' means. A request for a 1 pm late checkout was...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Christopher H
Austin
Reviewed 15 November 2016

OH MY GOD. I am still staying here (for work) and I am absolutely in love with this hotel. I travel often for work, but I am blown away with this hotel and the staff. The rooms are clean, gorgeous, and come equipped with a big balcony and an even better view. I attached a couple of pictures I took...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank daniellemill
Manchester
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The Atlantic is a large, updated ocean front hotel just outside of downtown Bar Harbor so it's close to restaurants, shops, Acadia National Park & more. Friendly, efficient staff, clean, stylish, comfortable rooms, many of which have balconies overlooking the ocean. A full buffet breakfast gave us a great start to each day. Very impressed with the gluten free dedicated...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jacki B
Plainville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Everything was perfect, rooms are immaculate & pretty, view was spectacular, staff, was very nice, continental breakfast, excellent. Only improvement, I could see would be pillow toppers for the beds, after a long day of hiking, a good nights sleep is a necessity, but.....difficult with the extra firm beds!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank suekd79
Baileyville, Maine
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Great place to stay. Very Friendly Staff, clean rooms, nice continental breakfast and an Excellent Chef in their Bistro. Highly recommend. A Great view of the Ocean, quiet surroundings. Close to Town with a Great Events Center. Really enjoyed the Quilt Retreat and all the Excellent Meals they served while there.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Sue M
Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Atlantic Oceanside for two nights this past week. It's a fairly slow time of the year for Acadia and Bar Harbor but this hotel was fairly busy. Room was nicely appointed and clean with a view of the bay. An included breakfast buffet was fairly extensive. We also had dinner the evening of our arrival. It was...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Andrew M
Raymond, Maine
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location on the ocean with views from most every room. Staff were very accommodating to put rooms together. Rooms were fantastic, beds comfortable, very clean, updated. Breakfast included had hot and cold items, e.g. Scrambled eggs which was great. Large well kept grounds and great conference center for quilting for 48 people. Enjoyed our stay!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ellen S
Brick, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the location right on the water stayed in building 5, room was very clean, the staff were very friendly and helpful. The sightseeing tour boat is docked on the property it was a nice cruise. Acaida National Park is very close and is a must to see.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jpmoon1
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The Hotel is nicely situated on the water. We had a room overlooking the water, and I was looking forward to sitting in the Adirondack chairs on the lawn overlooking the water. Unfortunately, the chairs were put into winter storage the next day, so I never got to sit in them. The freshly baked cookies in the lobby each afternoon/evening...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MakenaMama
Virginia
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We were here when it was Atlantic Oakes many years ago, and found it even better now. The family suite was terrific. Grounds were lovely even in late fall, breakfast was very nice for complimentary with gluten-free options, moist walnut-banana bread, and eggs. Staff at the front desk, the restaurant and around the hotel were all very professional and friendly.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank srs3k

1,149 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (417)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (110)
Viewed
Room/Suite (89)
Viewed
View from Room (97)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (11)
Viewed
0:20
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (80)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (708)
Viewed
Amenities (24)
Viewed
Atlantic View Double Queen Room (41)
Viewed
Atlantic View King Room (41)
Viewed
Indoor Pool (20)
Viewed
Main Building Double Queen Room (46)
Viewed
Main Building One King Room (52)
Viewed
Oceanside ADA Accessible Double Queen Room (44)
Viewed
Oceanside Double Queen Room (42)
Viewed
Oceanside One King Room (45)
Viewed
Outdoor Pool (6)
Viewed
Dining (34)
Viewed
Suite (64)
Viewed
The Hotel (191)
Viewed
Willows Mansion King Room (58)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (24)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Bar Harbor hotels
1.9 km away
Bar Harbor Inn
Bar Harbor Inn
#7 of 41 in Bar Harbor
1,586 reviews
2.2 km away
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel
#6 of 41 in Bar Harbor
1,183 reviews
0.8 km away
Hampton by Hilton Bar Harbor
Hampton by Hilton Bar Harbor
#2 of 41 in Bar Harbor
534 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.0 km away
Acadia Hotel
Acadia Hotel
#8 of 41 in Bar Harbor
332 reviews
1.6 km away
Harborside Hotel & Marina
Harborside Hotel & Marina
#17 of 41 in Bar Harbor
1,048 reviews
0.3 km away
Acadia Inn
Acadia Inn
#16 of 41 in Bar Harbor
585 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on 12 beautiful acres just one mile from downtown Bar Harbor and the main entrance to Acadia National Park, the Atlantic Oceanside Hotel offers an ocean view from every room. Our brand new Atlantic View building offers everything you would expect from a modern hotel with fantastic views. Close enough to all the action of town, but just far enough away so you can relax. Our new rooms, friendly staff, and seasonal packages are the perfect combination of quality and value. Let us show you how beautiful the Maine coast can be.The AO is proud to announce the Grand Opening of its all new Bistro on Eden, a full service restaurant and bar.And with a great location comes great responsibility. The Bistro on Eden is a warm, lively restaurant and bar where people can be themselves and meet others in a friendly, comfortable setting. Overlooking Frenchman's Bay it offers smashing views and intimate outdoor seating, where every seat faces the Atlantic Ocean. We feature great tasting fresh, seasonal comfort cooking with ingredients that are primarily sourced from local, small scale vendors. Above all you can expect warm, genuine service. That is something upon which we pride ourselves.We are located inside the lobby of the Atlantic Oceanside Hotel, 119 Eden St. Bar Harbor, and Maine 04609. Open Wed. ~ Sat. 5Pm ~ 9pm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center

Address: 119 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1137
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: €129 - €271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center 3*
Number of rooms: 153
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Hotels.com so you can book your Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel Bar Harbor
Atlantic Oakes Resort
Atlantic Oakes Hotel
Atlantic Oceanside Hotel And Event Center Bar Harbor, Maine
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Bar Harbor
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
#10 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
#17 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center staff and other travellers.
19 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (19)

Questions? Get answers from Atlantic Oceanside Hotel and Event Center staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ground floor rooms access the waterfront walk to pier and stony beach”
 of 5 bubbles C8006TVchristopherh, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Definitely ask for an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles JackiB660, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All great views of the Ocean”
 of 5 bubbles C7406DBsuem, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms seem to overlook the water. We were there in the off season, so there were few visitors and no air conditioners running.”
 of 5 bubbles MakenaMama, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Waterside rooms are bigger”
 of 5 bubbles J2707ECtomc, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5