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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My fiance & I spent 4 nights here & we loved every minute! Every site is beautiful but the sites by the water are the best. The bathrooms were new & more importantly, clean every time I used them. The campground was amazingly quiet & the staff was friendly & helpful. My fiancé had no trouble with the men's shower...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

What a great experience camping at Mount Desert Campground. Clean, quiet, and beautiful; it is the nicest campground we have ever stayed at. You can't go wrong at this place. We were in site A6 and look forward to returning.

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Thank David W
Exeter, New Hampshire
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is one of our favorite campgrounds, ever! The waterfront campsites are breathtaking, the neighbors are respectful campers, and the grounds and facilities are meticulously maintained. Most sites have platforms for the tents, so set-up is easy. The staff are friendly, the bathrooms are very clean, and the drinking water delicious. Our week long stay was great!

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

My wife and I just spent two weeks at Mount Desert Campground and it is the nicest campground we have ever stayed at. The tent platform provided for easy set up of our tent and drained well in the rain. We had a beautiful view of Somes Sound from our campsite. There was a place for a campfire complete with...

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Thank Dan B
Scituate, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 September 2016

What a great experience camping at Mount Desert Campground proved to be. The sites are top notch as are the facilities and the entire staff. My area was maintained primarily by Mathew Orr. He, his wife and boys were all tremendous hosts, ambassadors and neighbors. By chance, the parking spot for my site was next to Mathew's family's site. The...

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Ashuelot, New Hampshire
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Clean bathrooms and showers. Quiet. Spacious and private sites. Platforms are wonderful. The gathering place was great for wifi accessibility.Staff were very helpful. Close to acadia. Awesome campground

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Long Island, New York
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This was the perfect campground. Nice and centrally located to visit both peninsulas of Acadia. Camp sites were large with platforms to put your tent on. Bathrooms were very clean and new. People were respectful and quiet. Highly recommend.

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Western Mass
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My family of four spent five nights tent camping at this beautiful, clean, quiet and family oriented campground. The tent platforms were great for an even and fast-draining surface, the floating docks and Gathering Place were fantastic, and the staff was wonderful, especially Regina, who my gave my husband a ride to pick up our car at the garage (it...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

It was the nicest campground we have been to in quite sometime. Sites were great. The restrooms were spotless. The staff was nice. Not a lot of bells and whistles, but the ability to kayak and crab fish right from the floating dock were a hit. There is no store on the property for last minute provisions, but they had...

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Bessemer, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed at Mount Desert Campground last week in a pop-up camper. As others stated, this campground primarily caters to tents and small campers. We had a site in the wooded area. Overall, I was impressed with the cleanliness of the campground. The road in to the camping sites is a narrow gravel road, so be aware of that if...

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Since 1958, Mount Desert Campground has been providing clean and quiet grounds for campers to enjoy! While you won't find frills and gimmicks here, you will find beautiful wooded sites located along the salt water shore of Somes Sound. We take great pride in ensuring our camper's stay is a pleasant one, which is why we also provide the most up-to-date facilities. For more information, please contact us today or visit our website for more details! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mount Desert Campground

Address: 516 Sound Dr, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04660-6618
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Mount Desert
Number of rooms: 163
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“"A" sites are water side, but probably book fast! Gorgeous.”
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“The water views are the best!”
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