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Moseley Cottage Inn and Town Motel

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Hastings
Reviewed 19 April 2011

We stayed in the motel and our room (10) was huge, clean, comfortable and well equipped. The motel is only a couple of minutes away from the main part of the town. Staff seemed nice enough although we didn't encounter them much. I'd happily stay here again. Jordan's and The Thirsty Whale on Cottage St were awesome for breakfast and...

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Unalaska, Alaska
Reviewed 18 April 2011

My stay was on the opening day of April, 2011. At check in I had to make a reservation change and that was done in a kind, professional manner with no further charge to me. Both of the ladies that I met at the front desk were wonderful and helpful. For a dinner recommendation I was directed to McKay's Public...

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NJ
Reviewed 5 February 2011

We had to change our reservations at the last minute and decided to try Moseley Cottage. While the accommodations were ok, nothing to write home about (we stayed at the motel), the male owner was a little obnoxious when asked where he would recommend to eat. He just went on and on about how he wouldn't eat at 85% of...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 9 January 2011

We stayed in the motel. The room was clean. Nice big king sized bed and great water pressure in the shower. The location could not be beat. You are within walking distance of just about everything in Bar Harbor. But the cottage is just off the main street so you don't get the noise from the downtown area.

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near Zurich
Reviewed 27 October 2010

We've stayed three nights at the Town Motel in Bar Harbor. We had two rooms in the Motel part. The rooms were clean, quiet and spacious. The staff is very friendly. The Motel right in the center of Bar Harbor in walking distance of shopping and dining opportunities.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA
Reviewed 26 October 2010

This was our first stay at the Mosely Cottage and Town Motel. We stayed in the motel portion of the inn and our room on the second level was excellent - quiet, clean, and sufficiently roomy. The location of the motel was perfect - easy walking distance to downtown with no need to use our car. We will definitely use...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 24 October 2010

We stayed in the "Bubble" room which was huge. We had a big bathroom, big deck (can see a small, distant piece of the ocean), good fireplace with a quick light, paper wrapped log included each night. Very quaint, old style homes all over New England and this was a nice example. Very short walk to the shopping, dining and...

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teesdale u k
Reviewed 23 October 2010

We stayed for three nights in the Moseley Cottage Inn in the Jordan Pond room. We were very impressed by every aspect of the service and felt it represented excellent value for money. The room was large, elegantly furnished and comfortable. The bathroom was rather small ( a function of the space limitations imposed by the conversion of the building)...

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Ringgold, Georgia
Reviewed 21 October 2010

Charming. Clean. Wonderful service. Breakfast was excellent. Made it possible for marathoners to eat something early on race morning. Highly recommend!

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Jamestown, Tennessee
Reviewed 16 October 2010

The Moseley Cottage and Town Motel was a very clean and comfortable place to stay. It had a very personal feel to it. We stayed in the motel part the first night then moved to a room in the house the second night. The employees were very nice and courteous. We ate breakfast the second morning and found it to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on a quiet side street in downtown Bar Harbor, the Moseley Cottage Inn & Town Motel have welcomed visitors for many years. Built in 1884, this charming Victorian bed and breakfast inn offers a private haven off the beaten path. The Victorian Inn maintains a sense of history with original fireplaces, private balconies, gleaming hardwood floors. The Inn rooms are tastefully decorated with antiques and updated fine linens, Turkish towels, Sterns and Foster Beds and WiFi throughout. A delicious full breakfast is included with the Inn. Motel guests are welcome for breakfast for an additional charge. WiFi, air conditioning, cable TV, mini frigs, hair dryers, self serve coffee/tea and afternoon cookies are some of the amenities to enjoy while your stay in the Inn and Motel. The In-Town Location and friendly local staff all make this a most memorable and wonderful experience for you and your family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moseley Cottage Inn and Town Motel

Address: 12 Atlantic Ave, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1704
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: $174 - $487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Moseley Cottage Inn and Town Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Moseley Cottage Inn And Town Motel Bar Harbor, Maine
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