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    The Colony on Frenchman's Bay

    # 20 Rr3, Hulls Cove, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good37%
    • Average13%
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    “the cottages” (27 reviews)
    “apple orchard” (3 reviews)
    “private beach” (8 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 185 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in the motel 3 nights and it has been generally a very bad experience. The place hadnt been updated in many years, run down, all the furniture was in a room was very old. It was like going back to 60th.... The carpet...More

    Thank Lora S
    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    We stayed 2 nights at one of the cute cottages by the bay. Cottage was 1 bdrm, with a kitchenette and living room as well. Perfectly good for our stay, albeit the building was at a slight lean. Very close to Bar Harbor (restaurants, shops)...More

    Thank Michelle C
    Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

    Glad we chose this place. Reasonable rates. Friendly staff. Pet friendly. Large, open lawn area in the middle of the property. Cabins set back from road so noise is not an issue. Motel rooms are available in the front part of the property. Frenchman's Bay...More

    Thank NeverUnpacked
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    This hotel had a very laid back feel nice green lawns to toss s frisbee or enjoy a picnic and its right across the street from the water. Also not too far from Acadia National Park entrance and the town Bar Harbor

    Thank Heather A
    Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

    This was our second time staying at the Colony so we were quite surprised by the condition of the #16 cottage. The overall condition was "tired" but the biggest issue was a plumbing access (approximately 18"x18") cut on the exterior of the cabin and left...More

    2  Thank Stewart K
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 55
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    • Mount Desert Island >
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    • Hulls Cove
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    Bugs S
    13 July 2017|
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    Response from 2palindrone | Reviewed this property |
    The Colony is pet friendly! Your pups will just love the property! ENJOY!
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    "Ask for room with kitchen!"
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    "Rooms mid way on the property are best...away from the road and the darker area in back"
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    "We loved having our own cottage."
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    "Cabins 12 and 14 are our choices"
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