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    The Central House

    60 Cottage St, PO Box 955, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1831
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good41%
    • Average12%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “front porch” (19 reviews)
    “great location” (30 reviews)
    “old house” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    Beautiful old house as described in other reviews. Its beautiful inside for an older type property. The room was cosy and simple. Reception was easy and there was some information passed over. Tea and coffee available at all times. Good to meet other residents getting...More

    Thank Stanley_1986
    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    Good location, very comfortable rooms. Staff had a lot of good information about things to do and they shared it enthusiastically. Very nice common areas that provided a good place to relax with friends and plan our day.

    Thank _scotterikson
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    We stayed here 2 nights and would have enjoyed more time here. The location is terrific, parking and checkin easy. There are many great places to eat within 4 blocks for breakfast and dinner. The rooms are simple and comfortable, common areas spacious. The website...More

    Thank Lenny S
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    The Central House is properly named since it is located within walking distance of everything Bar Harbor. We always walked to town, restaurants, the harbor and the island bridge. This is a converted old house and creaks a bit and needs some loving care. New...More

    Thank Gary1965-19
    Response from thecentralhouse_955, Manager at The Central HouseResponded 4 October 2017

    You are right about the porch wicker, which is tops on the list of improvements to be made for next year, as well as some new carpeting. Paint touch-ups are ongoing, in a house of this age and heavy occupancy, although larger jobs can be...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    My husband and I disagreed on where to stay in Bar Harbor, so we compromised. My choice was the in town with cozy atmosphere. We were both pleased with our split time. The Central House allowed us to walk to the many lobster plentiful restaurants...More

    Thank pseverski
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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$152 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #24 Romantic Hotel in Bar Harbor
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Maine >
    • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
    • Mount Desert Island >
    • Bar Harbor
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    • Central Hotel Bar Harbor ,
    • The Central House Bar Harbor, Maine
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    4 January 2015|
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    Response from dlucido | Reviewed this property |
    I would stay in Bar Harbor for three days. Just park your car there and you are all set. You can walk to the shops, restaurants and the water. You can hop on the buses everyday and go into Arcadia National Park. My... More
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    "Lower floors preferred because of having to transport luggage. A/C units fast and quiet."
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    "The third floor has rooms but there are a lot of stairs!"
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    "First floor if you want to avoid carrying your luggage up stairs"
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    "Pick a room in the back of the Inn. Far away from the front porch and street."
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