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    The Birches Bed and Breakfast

    46 Fernald Point Rd, PO Box 178, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4611
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          Overview
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          • Very good6%
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          • Terrible1%
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          “b b” (39 reviews)
          “garden room” (3 reviews)
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          1 - 5 of 118 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

          This B and B is truly exceptional. It is located on a quiet road in Southwest Harbor with a lovely view of the harbor and beautiful gardens to relax in. Our bedroom and bathroom were spacious and nicely furnished. The breakfasts were special and delicious,...More

          Thank Alison F
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed here 5 days in early June 2017. Wonderful stay at this charming B&B. Susi is a very knowledgeable and accommodating host. Her passion for the place and area comes through in the care and decor of this warm comfortable place. She did a...More

          Thank sheilaa1732017
          Reviewed 29 April 2017

          We has a wonderful stay at the Birches B&B in April. The grounds are beautiful, the rooms are spacious and warm, and Suzi and Mike are wonderful people and hosts. They are extremely knowledgeable about Mount Desert island and recommended several hikes for our stay....More

          Thank monaleequilts
          Response from TheBirchesBB, Owner at The Birches Bed and BreakfastResponded 19 May 2017

          Thank you guys for the kind review! Just sorry we didn't get to see "meet" the car. It was fun having you stay with us. We hope your travels bring you back this way again soon. Susi

          Reviewed 14 April 2017

          We visited in April with friends and found Mike a welcoming and informative host. The accommodation was very comfortable and our rooms had excellent views over the water. We were made to feel very welcome and given lots of information about the local area, including...More

          Thank christinelunt24
          Response from TheBirchesBB, Owner at The Birches Bed and BreakfastResponded 19 May 2017

          Hi Christine, Thank you for the high praise for my partner Mike. I'm so glad he helped you all have a pleasant and fun experience here in Acadia. He does love MDI and especially the Granite Museum which is such a gem. Best regards, Susi

          Reviewed 31 January 2017

          This is a rather late review, but one I have been wanting to complete because our stay at The Birches was such a treat. First, Suzi accommodated us due to a last minute inquiry on our end and a last minute cancellation on her end....More

          Thank Malcolm S
          Response from TheBirchesBB, Owner at The Birches Bed and BreakfastResponded 19 May 2017

          Hi Malcolm, I'm rather late in sending off our thanks for such a glowing review. Spring has kept Mike and I silly busy preparing for season while hosting many interesting travelers from far and wide. Delighted you enjoyed your stay. Makes us happy to share...More

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          Amenities
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          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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          • US$269 - US$357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
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          • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
          • Mount Desert Island >
          • Southwest Harbor
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          miligold1
          The two of us are planning a visit mid Oct. will we be disappointed ?? Expecting something clean and not too shabby......Thanks.....
          31 May 2016|
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          Response from jyo_nyc | Reviewed this property |
          I certainly wasn't disappointed! :) If you read my review, among many others, you will see that most of them are very positive. It's definitely clean and not shabby at all.
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          Ginny H
          Are there any places to sit outside on the grounds and enjoy a view of the waterfront other than the dock
          19 June 2015|
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          Response from TheBirchesBB | Property representative |
          Hi Ginny, Thank you for your interest in The Birches B&B in Southwest Harbor. We have two rooms with water views and the downstairs solarium overlook the water. Additionally, the croquet court, the terrace, and the lawn... More
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          "All of the rooms are beautiful."
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          "The views are all good."
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          "library room (first floor) had a water view"
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          "All the rooms look lovely. 2 face the water and 2 face the garden."
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