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High Point, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This motel has a lot going for it. Close to the town and the park. Drive right to your door. Clean and quiet. Very spacious room. Nice continental breakfast. Friendly innkeepers. On the bus route. Not ultra modern or new, but the best of traditional.

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Minnesota
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Highbrook is an extremely clean motel!! It is conveniently located to Acadia and also downtown Bar Harbor. We liked having so many options for breakfast....hot sandwiches, hot and cold cereal, muffins, yogurt and more. The grab and go feature made it easy to take breakfast with and have it in Acadia. Also enjoyed having hot cider available in the evening....

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

When I booked this room, it looked like exactly what I wanted, a clean, convenient, and safe place to stay near Acadia National Park. That's exactly what I got! It was like we stepped back in time to the 1950's, a nice roadside motel with everything you need. The place was spotless and the staff was very friendly. It was...

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

We spent three nights at Highbrook Motel as we explored the Bar Harbor and Acadia area for our first time. What a delightful place! The staff were always friendly, courteous and eager to answer our questions, even providing information that we didn't need to ask such as how to use the road next to the hotel to enter Acadia National...

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Southern California
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The place is clean but is an llder building with older fixtures, and signs of wear like paint rubbing off a window. Sounds from next room's TV, shower come through the walls. Heating provided by an electrical heater, one in main room and an ancient one in the bathroom. TV screen is small Electric outlets not placed around the room...

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Rogers, Arkansas
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Highbrook Motel is a wonderful family-owned motel. If you are looking for clean comfortable accommodations with good customer service, and a take-out breakfast convenient for travel, this is your place. The reviews I read before booking said the premises were spotless, and those reviews were spot on. We spent nearly a week in one of the deluxe rooms, and truly...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The room was immaculate with a comfortable bed. The continental breakfast offered bagels, toast, muffins, fruit, egg sandwiches and oatmeal. The motel is close enough to Bar Harbor to walk to town but out far enough where you don't get the closed in feel of the town. The owners and staff were friendly and informative. We will definitely recommend the...

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Birmingham, Al
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I haven't stayed in a motel since I was a kid, so it was kind of a retro experience that was a lot of fun. When we arrived, there was a mama deer with two babies grazing on the lawn! Very picturesque! The Highbrook is a nice walk to downtown Bar Harbor, maybe a mile? It's very convenient to town...

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Florida
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Simply cannot say enough good things about this property. My wife and I stayed in Room 2 a week ago and thoroughly enjoy everything about the Highbrook and the Bowden family. As noted in other reviews, the room was very spacious, impeccably clean with a nice comfortable bed. The locale to Acadia NP is most convenient and I loved the...

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Blacksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Comfortable, impeccably maintained motel reminiscent of those you may have stayed in while on vacation with your parents in the 60's. Spacious rooms with somewhat dated decor but excellent value for Bar Harbor, especially for people on the go. The steelcut oatmeal or grab and go egg muffin sandwiches were perfect for those heading out for a day of hiking...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Highbrook Motel rests on a 3 acre hillside, 1 mile from Downtown Bar Harbor. We are 1 mile from Acadia National Park. You can catch a free seasonal shuttle to town from the motel between 7am-10pm. All rooms are smoke-free and feature A/C, coffee makers, and Wi-Fi. All rooms have refrigerators and we offer complimentary coffee and tea all day. Our "Grab & Go" continental breakfast is also available each morning from 7am-10am. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highbrook Motel

Address: 94 Eden St, Route 3, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1123
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: RM262 - RM705 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Highbrook Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Highbrook Hotel Bar Harbor
Highbrook Motel Bar Harbor, Maine
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Bar Harbor
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
#5 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
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“Rooms on the upper level (second driveway) appear newer and larger, more room to move around and spread out hiking and running gear.”
 of 5 bubbles danamS3452PD, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles anneC8702LH, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I think every room would be a good one.”
 of 5 bubbles ownzone2, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the front building which gives you easy access to the office and the wonderful breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles 530sherylp, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Doesn't matter. I don't see advantages of one room over another.”
 of 5 bubbles jrleonardfl, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
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