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Beautiful 1920's Home in Town of Bar Harbor

Bedrooms 2
Space sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning


About the property

- 2 BR, 1 BA , Sleeps 6

This is a charming, recently renovated 1920's house. It is comfortably and beautifully appointed. A wonderful home to come home to after your day's adventures! Conveniently located on a quiet street in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor, in town Bar Harbor offers easy access to all the restaurants and shops in town and to Acadia National Park, only five minutes away. Only a short walk to the free shuttle service..

See our other property # 182466 ,

This is a 2/3 floor rental .

Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
March 25, 2017


Bar Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
1 queen, , 1 full, 2 twins, .

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Beautiful 1920's Home in Town of Bar Harbor
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews

Fantastic Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a fantastic vacation, including the accommodations at this comfortable, charming apartment in a 2 family home in a "neighborhood" setting, but close enough to walk to all the restaurants and stores in Bar Harbor, as well as a quick walk to the bus shuttles to Acadia National Park. The proprietor of the home, John, is a warm and friendly host as well as a very valuable resource for all things such as recommendations on hikes in Acadia, bike trails and terrific restaurants in the area for all price ranges. It was very helpful to have an "insider" to chat with and ask questions about Mount Desert Island. Also very happy to have had a parking space. We would highly recommend this property. Thanks for sharing, John!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Pat & Doug . It was great spending time with you and showing you around. Please do come back soon .
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Amazing Bar Harbor getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay here! Everything was perfect, clean, and totally comfortable. It was like being at a home away from home, and at week's end I did not want to leave! The apartment is well stocked with everything you could need from kitchen supplies, towels, fans, pillows, etc.. We brought our clothes and food and the rest was taken care of! The house has TONS of charm and was located on a quiet side street. We loved that the house was in a quiet area but was still close to everything. Just a short walk of a few blocks and you're surrounded by shops, restaurants, grocery store & village green. We stayed here with myself, my husband, my 6 year old son and my in laws and we all fit comfortably. The bathroom is on the small side, but no one seemed to mind! The balcony was certainly the highlight and we spent as much time as possible out there soaking up the sun. I would recommend staying here over & over again, we surely will be!! Thanks John for a terrific week!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much . We also loved having you . Please do come back . All the best John
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A perfect vacation getaway

  • 5 of 5

A spacious and comfortable apartment, the property on Myrtle street was the perfect place for my family and friends to enjoy Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. The apartment could not have had a better location, with ample street parking, a block from the grocery store, and a block from our favorite breakfast place. Then it was a short walk into the heart of Bar Harbor to take in the town or hop on a free Island Explorer bus to go for a hike or just tour the park. John was a wonderful host - friendly and helpful, and accommodating. Communication was easy with John, always responsive and flexible. The apartment was everything we hoped for with comfortable sleeping for six, a well supplied kitchen, a second floor balcony to take in the morning sun or to just sit out on a balmy evening. We hope to return to Bar Harbor in a couple of years and hope to stay with John again.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: June Thanks for the great review and pie . Please do come back .
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Great place to stay, great location.

  • 5 of 5

We’ve stayed here before and enjoy coming back. This is one of the most affordable, logistically perfect vacation locations that we have found. The apartment is equipped with all the comforts of home and the location is within walking distance of downtown Bar Harbor and is within bike riding distance of Acadia. The apartment is only minutes from the Village Green where free Island Explorer is available to take one anywhere on Mount Dessert Island or Acadia National Park. The Landlord has a wealth of information on where to eat and the local restaurant scene if assistance is needed for dinning out. The Kitchen was well equipped and we had most lunches at the apartment. Bathroom is small but very functional. Beds are very comfortable. The neighborhood was quiet despite being close to downtown Bar Harbor.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great cozy place

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property last week and were so happy to have stayed here. The home was clean, cozy, well stocked and close to everything. We only used our car (maybe) 3 times.

The owners were available if needed. However we didn't need them because they had everything all laid out for us! We loved that!

We look forward to coming back soon.


  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Always a pleasure staying here,

  • 5 of 5

This is our 4th year staying at In Town Bar Harbor. The house is on a quiet residential street that has very little traffic. Is ideally located and close to everything, only a five minute walk to wherever you need to go whether it be the Grocery store, downtown Bar Harbor or to the water. House is well equipped with everything you’ll need for a comfortable stay. The house is perfect for couples or a family of four.

Home owners John and Holly are always so friendly and helpful with tips on where to go.

When we're in Bar HArbor this is where we stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Bar Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jun 25 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 10 2017 - Oct 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

All rentals are Saturday to Saturday

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Hike the many trails in Acadia National Park, go whale watching, rent kayaks and explore the lakes and coastal areas, eat lobster, visit the wonderful shops in town, take your pick of many great restaurants, relax and do nothing, relax and swim at Sand Beach, go to the movies at the recently renovated 1920's Criterion Theatre, or watch a movie as you eat pizza at Reel Pizza, or when it's all said and done you could just eat a lobster.


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