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    Balance Rock Inn

    21 Albert Mdws, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1701
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
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    • Average7%
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    Travellers talk about
    “fire pit” (51 reviews)
    “small plates” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
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    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 459 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days 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 1 week 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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    Response from Claire M, General Manager at Balance Rock InnResponded 1 week 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 2 weeks ago 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 1 week 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

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at The Balance Rock Inn in mid-June and stayed in room #111 in the carriage house. There were some positives but they were outweighed by the negatives. The positives include location. The hotel is off on a side street in downtown, right on...More

    1  Thank KEA211
    Response from Claire M, General Manager at Balance Rock InnResponded 1 week ago

    Dear KEA211, We're so sorry that the Balance Rock Inn did not live up to your expectations. The notes you have made are not acceptable at any establishment and we have re-mediated all the concerns you have made us aware of. We truly apologize that...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The inn itself is very beautiful. Our room 309 had a wonderful view of the ocean and the islands off the coast. The location was walking distance to everything in downtown Bar Harbor and right on the shore path. The food at the inn was...More

    Thank Christina W
    Response from Claire M, General Manager at Balance Rock InnResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Christina W, Thank you for such a lovely review. The staff is always eager to please and truly enjoys assisting our guests in having a memorable stay. We hope you are able to return to Bar Harbor and come stay again! 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$274 - US$626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
    • 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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    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
    25 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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    GrandJKy
    18 July 2016|
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    Response from MMc1954 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do.
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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Don't trust the online pictures!!!"
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