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    Harbor View Motel And Cottages

    11 Ocean Way, Box 701, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4426
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    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (1)
    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good50%
    • Average18%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “main building” (14 reviews)
    “bit dated” (5 reviews)
    “quiet side” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    31 - 35 of 105 reviews

    Reviewed 29 June 2016

    We were so pleasantly surprised when checked in and found our room, # 10, had a spacious deck with a water view. There is lots of green space around the admittedly 1950's style motel buildings and cottages, space for children to turn cartwheels, and dogs...More

    1  Thank svYonder
    Response from SJS212013, Public Relations Manager at Harbor View Motel And CottagesResponded 5 July 2016

    Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Harbor View Motel. We are glad you had an enjoyable visit to Southwest Harbor and found the Harbor View to be a pleasant place to stay. We pride ourselves in providing clean...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2016

    We stayed in an oceanview cottage for our annual trek to Mt. Desert Island (going since 1975). We have camped in several places, rented space in dozens and stayed in all the small villages and like the quiet side in Southwest Harbor. The "good." The...More

    Thank Alan R
    Response from SJS212013, Public Relations Manager at Harbor View Motel And CottagesResponded 5 July 2016

    Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review the Harbor View Motel. We are sorry to hear you were less than satisfied with your stay, and we will do our best to address the issues you brought up in your critique. The Harbor View...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2016

    Stayed here on recommendation of sister who has stayed here many times. Great location right on water with a great view of SW Harbor. Easy walk to town for restaurants. The rooms are large and functional with a nice balcony. But rooms also have a...More

    Thank F0xMulder
    Response from SJS212013, Public Relations Manager at Harbor View Motel And CottagesResponded 15 June 2016

    Hello, Thank you for your review of the Harbor View Motel. We're pleased that you had a pleasant stay and enjoyed the wonderful view of the harbor. You're right about the location...a quick walk to town where we hope you got to experience all the...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2016

    We did not realize how much of an issue it might be to go to a resort area the week BEFORE the season officially started. We were contacted on the way out that our cottage was not going to be ready for us, but that...More

    Thank JohnandJana
    Response from SJS212013, Public Relations Manager at Harbor View Motel And CottagesResponded 6 June 2016

    Hello, We are sorry to hear that your stay at the Harbor View Motel and Cottages was less than satisfactory. It may seem unreasonable that a "resort" is not ready toward the end of May, but the Spring season in Maine can be more than...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2015

    For 3 years In have been spending a week in the fall at Harbor View Motel and Cottages. I look forward to these visits because I know the prime harbor view, the glorious sunrises, and the pleasant folks will be waiting for me. Harbor View...More

    1  Thank Warner L
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Maine >
    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Southwest Harbor
    • Also Known As
    • Harbor View Motel And Cottages Hotel Southwest Harbor
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    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (1)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (25)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Barbara Z
    28 October 2016|
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    Hello Barbara, We don't expect anyone to plunge the toilet...I'm not sure the circumstances, but maybe the cleaning staff was unavailable or the front desk personnel could not leave the office. I'm certainly sorry for the... More
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    "Go for second or third floor in the main building to avoid people walking on your ceiling."
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    "We have stayed on the first and second floors of the main building and both have wonderful views."
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    "Wifi was spotty and difficult to get"
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    "water harborview in main building."
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