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Bar Harbor Campground KOA

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Reviewed 9 June 2016

My wife and I stayed in the Studio cabin with a ocean view. Nice touches like a real bed and a Kuerig made the stay even better. The staff was very friendly and the location is pretty close to Acadia and other small towns with easy routes. I noticed the review for the bathhouse being dirty but I did not...

Thank JakeWny
Wilburton, Oklahoma
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We tent camped here and the condition of the bathhouse ruined our stay! It was filthy and inadequate. There were not enough showers and the showers and the toilets looked like it hadn't been cleaned in a week.

2Thank Christi J
Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Dan, Brook, Karen and the rest of the crew were fantastic. Activities were great, but the tent sites are much too close together. I want to hear nature, not a neighbor's soft snore. Had to walk a quarter mile, through multiple other campers' sites to get to the restroom. Really?!? We booked two nights at $40/night and stayed 1. Won't...

2Thank tbetten
Newtown, Connecticut
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I haven't been camping in 35 years but when my sister and her boyfriend purchased a new travel trailer and asked us to come along for a long weekend, we said yes! I remember camping with my family as a child and we always had a great time. This was no different. The campground is very well maintained and we...

Thank LKS747
Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We have been here many times and we always rent one of the delux cabins on the ocean side. The Bar Harbor/ Oceanside KOA is a wonderful place for family get togethers. This time we went with our grandchildren and there was lots to do for them. They loved the little train that goes around the campground...they played on it...

1Thank Astrid1511
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Excellent camp site, we had a site by the bay and any of the sites would have been great sites. The rest rooms were very clean, the general store was handy. They also had activities and a food wagon on site and of course they sold some form of lobsters. We went in October, not too hot and not too...

Thank RKHC141
Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We arrived in a downpour with a reserved tent site for 1 night. We had our 2 year old with us (It was her Birthday) and we asked about any available cabins. The staff stated they didn't have any with our requirements (1 night only) but since it was my daughter's birthday they would make an exception. We got a...

Thank T J
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2015

First of all let me start by saying that this was a road trip so we were already at 6 sites before this one, however the people who work here were by far the friendliest we met on our entire trip. Always ready to help, make recommendations and they were busy all the time, this is a big site with...

3Thank Lobsterlover99
New Jersey
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We stayed here for eight nights in early September on site 114 to check out the sights of Bar Harbor / Acadia. Great location with Route 3 to take you to Bar Harbor / Acadia National Park, about a fifteen min drive to Bar Harbor. Check in was easy, utilities worked well with 50 Amp service, water was very good...

5Thank Bug512
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Although the sites close to the water had plenty of room, they did not have full hookups. We camped with a travel trailer and the few full hookup back-in sites were ridiculously closed together on the sides and back. It was only 5 feet from our fire ring to the camper next door. Fortunately we didn't spend much time at...

3Thank OBW51

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great Sunsets are our specialty! Bar Harbor Oceanside KOA is the only campground on the west side of our island, so come watch the sky melt into sunset pastels from your waterfront site or our beach area ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bar Harbor Campground KOA

Address: 136 County Rd, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-7703
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Mount Desert Island > Bar Harbor
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Bar Harbor Campground Koa Hotel Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor Campground KOA Maine
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We really likes sitre 106”
leob276, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“We usually tent but wanted to be on the water to choose a cabin for this trip - great decision!”
kayak01, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to get an ocean site if you can. The sunset is breathtaking.”
  • Sunset view...Got to it a little late because I was eating pizza.
RocklandKris, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The above questions not designed for campground! Ask for ocean view site--reserve early.”
larre2013, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Recommendations – Site 344, 359, 360, 361, 362”
  • Site 346
DavidJ538, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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