Bar Harbor Hotel – Bluenose Inn
Thank you for a wonderful 2019 season! We are closed for the Winter months and will re-open May 01, 2020. Please call 207-288-3348 to make reservations.
2019 – Named one of the Top 8 Hotels in Bar Harbor by Trips to Discover!
Winner of Booking.com’s 2018 Guest Review Award!
2014 – Good Morning America Viewers voted Acadia National Park as America’s Favorite Place! Click here to see the live reveal from Jordan Pond!
Check out our Island Tab for ideas on activities and to see the other great awards given to Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park, and Bar Harbor!
Ocean views and elegant accommodations on the “Most Beautiful Island in America.”
With sweeping views of Frenchman Bay, the Bluenose Inn is the perfect hotel accommodation choice for a memorable vacation on
Maine’s famed Mount Desert Island, home of Acadia National Park.
Here, atop a granite terraced hillside, you will quickly discover the allure of Maine’s rockbound coast. The ideal location of our hotel places us just minutes away from the host of attractions that make this corner of Maine one of the nation’s most popular retreats.
The original building on the site of the Bluenose Inn was constructed in 1884 as a summer estate of Mrs. William Morris Hunt, an artist’s widow. The stonework from this palatial “cottage,” which she named Mizzentop, remains beneath the building that bears its name.
Accommodations in today’s luxury resort is defined by two elegant guest buildings: the luxurious 53-room Mizzentop which also houses our registration office, Business Center, the inviting Great Room Piano Lounge, and our Vista Room meeting facility; and Stenna Nordica, featuring 45 tastefully decorated rooms and a glass front elevator. A third building houses our indoor heated pool, hot tub, steam room and fitness center. Our grounds feature an outdoor heated pool, garden paths, and, of course, our panoramic views of Frenchman Bay.
The Bluenose Inn has no resort fees. Sorry, no pets and no smoking allowed.