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Reviewed 8 July 2016

The location was fine of this inn, however it was the worst place we stayed on our 2 week vacation. The room was in need of multiple repairs to walls, flooring and furniture, not clean and VERY outdated. There wasn't a way to close the curtains where the viewers on the outside could not see in on the door; curtains... More 

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Jackson, Tennessee
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Let me start with the positives: Located in a quiet corner of Bar Harbor, Quimby House is a nice respite from the tourist bustle. It is on the side of town closest to the Park, so a great launching point for excursions on bike or foot. Spa services were quite good. Negatives: Decor is tired. Or third floor room was... More 

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Greensboro
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35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great place , friendly ownership with wonderful advice. Super location and very comfortable. Would stay there again and have recommended Quimby House to friends. Go to Bar Harbor in June , it gets crowded July-August.

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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6 reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came for a vacation we stayed at the Quimby for 5 nights. The price was great (especially over the 4th) location even better (the parade came down in front of the hotel). We were able to easily walk to the downtown area, shore path, grocery store for snacks, restaurants and our Kayak tour we took. Wonderful... More 

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights at Quimby House Inn recently. We parked the car on the first day and didn't move it. We explored everything on foot. We are even took a trolley ride to Acadia Park. Inn was a comfortable place to get a quick rest or change of clothes. Staff very attentive. Quiet. Everything you need for a getaway.

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

I cannot imagine in this day and age that you, Quimbly House Inn would charge a $25 cancellation fee with over two months notification. This definitely shows a lack of compassion and good service to your potential guests. Sometimes, circumstances change beyond our control and adjustments have to be made. I hope in the future, you can show compassion to... More 

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Booked 3 nights here. The location is perfect, just at the edge of town. A nice distance away for an evening stroll with a busy vibrant village to explore and plenty of good restaurants nearby. The hotel itself was good value for money. It's not fancy or plush, but it's comfortable, with mainly friendly staff. Fred was a bit gruff... More 

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Quimby House Inn is old, and could use an update, as the bed was terrible. The furniture in the room was uncomfortable and old, and the lights were lacking in light. The room was clean, bathroom ok, but when you turned on the shower the fan blew the shower curtain into you. The towels were great. The lobby is... More 

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Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed in Room 106 -- note that you can choose your exact room at this Inn. 106 is the BEST room we could have asked for with our two small children. The 1-bedroom suite is large with a nook for both kids to sleep and still room for us adults to be up and about. The entrance to our... More 

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

if you are in shape stay on the 3rd floor, Good clean hotel room, normal small; perfect for those who love hiking, dining. if you are going to just use a room to sleep in. its in the perfect location as well. walking distance to everything in bar harbor. Ex, Hannaford, Main Street, West Street. get a spa treatment also... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Colonial-style inn within minute's walk to Bar Harbor's waterfront, restaurants, shops, and bike and kayak rentals. One mile to Acadia National Park, Cadillac Mountain, and Kebo Valley Golf Club. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quimby House Inn

Address: 109 Cottage St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1442
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Price Range: $134 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Quimby House Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Quimby House Hotel Bar Harbor
Quimby Hotel Bar Harbor
Quimby Bar Harbor
Quimby House Inn Bar Harbor, Maine
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Bar Harbor
#7 Business Hotel in Bar Harbor
#19 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
#22 Family Hotel in Bar Harbor
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“ask for the annex!”
 of 5 bubbles CBG327, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 101”
 of 5 bubbles roboxford, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“do not get a room on the street side of the main building”
 of 5 bubbles angeladD4737UR, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the back and noise is a non issue. Especially on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles nraleigh08, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you have luggage you may want a first floor room...not as many stairs”
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