BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn

452 State Highway 3, Bar Harbor, ME 04609-7213
Phone: 207/288-5823   |   Fax: 207/288-9827   |   94 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn!

For hotels in Bar Harbor Maine with 13 acres of gorgeous Maine trees and foliage our hotel is the perfect choice, and the only difficulty guests have when deciding what to do first on vacation.

Start with a visit to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, where the beauty of the region is on full display. There are many seafood restaurants close by, and guests have never had seafood this fresh. Try the famous Maine lobster and other seafood staples. Downeast Maine hospitality is at its finest here, and our friendly staff will make you feel right at home the second you arrive.

Guests recognize us because of our brand name, value and our service precedes us. With non-smoking and no pets allowed, we ensure you're as comfortable as possible when looking for Bar Harbor Maine hotels. Located in a serene setting just five miles from downtown Bar Harbor, you can enjoy a peaceful and romantic getaway but still be just minutes from the charm of the town.

Our proximity to Acadia National Park and Visitors Center is especially attractive to guests who are outdoor lovers. The Fourth of July celebration of fireworks is fun for everyone, and many out of towners come to our Bar Harbor hotel just to experience the American tradition. Of course, the MDI Marathon and stunning foliage in October also draw a crowd.

Sightseeing boats are nearby our hotel in Bar Harbor Maine. We're the winner of the Certificate of Excellence on TripAdvisor® for two years running, perhaps because of our heated outdoor pool that provides the perfect relaxation spot and superior customer service. Many business travelers count on the Best Western brand name when traveling to the region, knowing that they'll have spacious, clean rooms and great service. Employees of Jackson Lab, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor Hospital and MDI Biolab (Mt. Desert Island) are just a few of our return guests.

Book your next getaway at BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee and hot items.
  • Outdoor pool, heated. Open seasonally from Memorial Day to Early October
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • 24-hour front desk open from 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m., after hours ring door bell
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Exterior corridor
  • Laundromat
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax services, fees apply
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Shipping
  • Scanner, shredder
  • Air-conditioning
  • Gift shop or newsstand Small gift shop area with sundries and snack items
  • Outdoor parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn

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BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn

Conveniently located, the best western acadia park inn in Bar Harbor, Maine is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 44.430805  /  Latitude: -68.275345


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The north. Take 395 to 1A East. Drive to Route 3 East. The BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn is on Route 3, on the right hand side just past Salsbury Cove.

From: The south or west. Take 95 North to Bangor, Maine and then take 395 East to Route 1A East. Proceed to Route 3 East. The BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn is approximately 17 miles from where Route 1A and Route 3 meet on Route 3, on the right just past Salsbury Cove.

BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park

Visit Acadia National Park

Located on beautiful Mount Desert Island near Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park is one of the most visited National Parks in the United States.

As the first established National Park on the east side of the Mississippi River, Acadia's ocean, forest and mountain vistas have wowed visitors for over 90 years. Travel up to the 1,530 peak of Cadillac Mountain, the highest point on the Atlantic coast, for spectacular views.

Schedule plenty of time to enjoy this magnificent park. Partake in a ranger-led walk, talk, narrated boat cruise or amphitheater program to learn more about this Maine gem. 

Bring your bicycle for a fun bike ride on the 45-mile rustic carriage roads or saddle up on horseback. Lace up your hiking boots to trek on some of the park's 125 miles of hiking trails.

Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport

Travel to the Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport

Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport

A county owned, public use airpark, the Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (BHB) serves the city of Bar Harbor on Maine’s Atlantic Coast.

Located in Trenton, BHB is owned by Hancock County.

A busy summer airport, BHB was formerly Bar Harbor Naval Auxiliary Air Facility during World War II.

Covering 468 acres in southern Maine, BHB is served commercially by Cape Air and PenAir.

Maine Maritime Academy

A public nautical college, the Maine Maritime Academy is a Maine state college that offers its 900 students undergraduate degrees in maritime-related fields and professional graduate degrees. It is located in Castine near Bar Harbor.

Originally established in 1941, the Academy's goal is to prepare students for careers in marine transportation, maritime business, emergency management, environment, and other professional fields.

The Buccaneers participate in NCAA's Division III and the North Atlantic Conference. Popular sports include basketball, cross country, sailing, and soccer.

Roosevelt Campobello International Park

Located on the southern tip of New Brunswick's Campobello Island, Roosevelt Campobello International Park preserves the family summer retreat of Franklin D. Roosevelt and his family. Although located in Canada, the home is accessible from Lebec, Maine near Bar Harbor.

Surrounded by nature and sightseeing opportunities, the park's main attraction is the 34-room Roosevelt cottage. Take a guided tour of the house and hear stories of the President and his legacy of friendship with Canada.

Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

Set on the mouth of the Saint Croix River, which acts as the border between the United States and Canada, Saint Croix Island is managed by the National Park Service. Located near Bar Harbor in Maine, the island offers no public access but does offer a visitor contact station on the U.S. riverbank.

In 1604, French explorers attempted to colonize the island once they learned they were stuck for the bitter winter. Their stories of life and death in the winter and of Native American friendliness once spring arrived are told through guided tours and through scenic interpretive sites.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Acadia National Park, scenic drive park loop road, 50+ miles of carriage paths for hiking and biking, mountain climbing & technical rock climbing.
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Abbe Museum, educational and natural history museum featuring the indiginous peoples of the downeast area
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Bar Harbor Oceanarium, educational and conservation facility including lobster hatchery, lobster museum and guided salt marsh tour
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Bar Harbor Inn Spa, spa services
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Bike Rentals, rent bikes by 1/2 or full day to enjoy the town and the national park
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Kayaking, ocean kayak tours
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Lulu lobster boat, lobsterman narrates tour of a real operating lobster boat. Interesting for all ages
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Reel Pizza, Movie theatre with eclectic movie selections watched while eating gourmet pizza
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Wildwood Carriage rides, tour the carriage roads of Acadia the old fashioned way, in a horse drawn cart
  • 9 mile(s) from Maine Coast Mall

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 0.5 mile(s) from fishing
  • 0.5 mile(s) from hiking
  • 1 mile(s) from biking
  • 4 mile(s) from whale watching

BEST WESTERN Acadia Park Inn

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Bar Harbor. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

November 2015

November 27 - December 22, 2015
2015 Kringville in Downtown Waterville

Downtown Waterville becomes Santa's workshop during the holiday season. Meet Mr. Claus at the REM Forum in the Center, grab some hot cocoa, shop in downtown Waterville, and enjoy the kids' activities. Event start times are TBA.

December 2015

December 5 & 6, 2015
38th Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Show

Get some holiday shopping done early at the USM Sullivan Gym in Portland as 95 local Maine artisans put their very best pieces up for sale. The marking opens at 9 a.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. on Sunday.

December 2015

December 19 & 20, 2015
23rd Annual Last Minute Christmas Craft Show

Hence the name, get some last minute holiday shopping done, or simply do some shopping for yourself, at the Augusta Armory, where a collection of vendors are set to sell handcrafted items, homemade foods and more. The event begins at 10 a.m.

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