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Mt Desert Narrows Camping Resort

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Washingtion, DC
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We paid extra for a waterfront campsite, and the view was well worth the small amount of extra money. The campground is a short trip from the town of Bar Harbor and the National Park. We were staying at the end of their season (Columbus Day weekend 2016). The staff were helpful and friendly, and not insistent on strict compliance... More 

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have been coming to this campground for years with family and friends. We have always booked there because of the great views by the water. We generally have a large group and we book 3 sites on the water because the views are amazing. This year we were blown away by the service at the Campground. Tom Brady was... More 

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Sylvania, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great location and camp sites. Quiet this time of year so, can't judge what happens during summer. Appears pretty well maintained. We would certainly keep it as first choice if we were to return to this beautiful area.

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Springfield, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Staff was outstanding, courteous and professional. Wifi was excellent once established (new system). Laundry room needs more washing machines, and a water filter to eliminate brown coloring in water caused by local trees.

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Bucksport, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We were hoping for a welcoming experience and did not receive that. We felt rushed and like the workers did not want to be there. The view was amazing, however the site smelled like open sewer! We have stayed in the past but may look at other option in the future.

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We picked this campground based on an article in Sept. 2016 MotorHome "Maine Course". It was overpriced, old and worn out appearing. Office closed at 5:00. Difficult to use dump station located in the exit. An additional fee for booking thru Encore, no other booking option.

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Winterport, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our first trip with our motor home had equipment glitches. But it would have been a disaster if not for the people who work at the campground. With the help of Jack, he contacted a camper repairman and he came and analized the problem, fixed our motor home so we could go home, and gave some very helpful tips to... More 

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Bucksport, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Price too high for end of the season or off-season. Very nice site except for acorns falling on camper and vehicle. Guess there is not a lot you can do about that other than ask for a site out in the open. Staff was very friendly and informative. Bus ran daily into Bar Harbor which was great for those who... More 

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Port Murray, New Jersey
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

We always look forward to this camping trip. Staff is wonderful, setting on the water is beautiful and the price is competitive. Location allows for easy access to all the island has to offer. Already booked for next year.

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Dundas, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Nice park located as you first come onto Mt Desert Island. Good location for all island activities. Site was easy to find & pull into. Site was level. Would have like full hookup, however dump station was easily accessed on our way out. Did not use amenities such as restrooms, showers or laundry.

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Additional Information about Mt Desert Narrows Camping Resort

Address: 1219 State Highway 3, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-7140
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: $34 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 206
Also Known As:
Mount Desert Narrows Camping Hotel Bar Harbor
Mt Desert Narrows Camping Resort Bar Harbor, Maine
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“Ask for the water sites in the W area it is a little further in and away from the road. The views are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles 468amandav, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This is a campground that leaves minimal amount of room between campsite. Would not recommend this to you!”
 of 5 bubbles jecoteff, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were ocean front by the bathhouse and playground. The ground there is lower and easy access for boating.”
 of 5 bubbles Dianew657, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Be courteous and flexible when you check in”
 of 5 bubbles in_the_trees2615, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a waterfront site”
 of 5 bubbles 14Bruno, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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