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Smuggler's Den Campground

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Rte. 102, 20 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-0787 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We just returned from our second year camping here. There is something for everyone here (tents, cabins, RVs etc.). This is a very family friendly place. Our kids loved the swimming pool and made great friends while there. The free shuttle (Island Explorer) is available...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

This campground checked all of the boxes! It’s very family friendly, clean, and a great base for checking out Acadia National Park. Leave your RV parked here and jump on the Island Explorer bus that has a pick up and drop off right in front...More

1  Thank Michelle G
Reviewed July 14, 2018

There are not that many places you can visit after being gone for a year and receive smiles and hug when you check in. We have always loved this campground and Rain and Tod make it so much more welcoming. We have graduated from a...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights so we could see Acadia National Park, this Campground has heated pool, laundry, free shuttle bus, maps and has a 20 minute walk to the beach (trail). It’s centrally located to everything woodsy. Only downside was we were put by...More

2  Thank HappyCamperSamantha
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We rented a deluxe cabin for a week in June, with mountain view. That was an awesome decision as we had all the comforts of home, while still experiencing the sense of being in nature. The cabin was very clean and in great shape. -...More

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Non-Smoking Hotel
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June 27, 2018|
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Response from STF27 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we just stayed at cabin 316 next to the sites you are asking about. We used to always tent camp so we checked all the sites out... The ones you are asking about are regular campground sites, wooded, small but definitely... More
February 2, 2015|
Response from prairiedave | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. I am sorry, but I do not know. I was using a tent while I was there.
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"Get a site around the edge of the campground for privacy"
Aug. 29, 2018
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"no rooms, just great campsites and cabins."
Jul. 14, 2018
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"Plan early, they reserve the site for you and even after labor day they were fully booked."
Sep. 21, 2017
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"Mid week and late September will be best times to visit to catch the beautiful colors of fall in Acadia."
Oct. 6, 2016
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