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    Balance Rock Inn

    21 Albert Mdws, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1701
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good21%
          • Average7%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “fire pit” (50 reviews)
          “small plates” (21 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Private Balcony
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Offers from Balance Rock Inn
          Special Rate: Spring Special
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          1 - 5 of 452 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          My wide & I visited the Balance Rock Inn (BRI) eight times in 2016 between July & October, and we are scheduled to return in late May 2017. We initially found the BRI by accident, and it turned out to a fortuitous accident -- we...More

          Thank Bruno13016
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed here October of 2016. We had a comfortable room for two nights. Staff was pleasant and breakfast was wonderful. I loved everything about the location. I liked that we could walk straight in to town for meals and shopping.

          1  Thank CardsFan01
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Sorry to be the "not nice" one but customer service counts. These folks showed a very inhospitable face to any easy problem before we even arrived. We booked two rooms here 7 months in advance for two nights (among a four-inn tour) for our group....More

          2  Thank Tdavid2015
          Reviewed 28 February 2017

          As retirees, my wife and I are fortunate enough to travel to many different places in different parts of the world. Being from the deep south, traveling in the northeast is a real privilege because the topography, coast line and the spoken accents...yes accents....are far...More

          Thank Gary C
          Reviewed 6 January 2017

          My husband and I stayed at the Balance Rock Inn for two nights during a week long stay in Bar Harbor. Had room 308. The room was immaculate, amazing. We had a personal balcony, wood burning fireplace, and a personal sauna in our room. We...More

          5  Thank Dorothy M
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$218 - US$621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Bar Harbor
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Maine >
          • DownEast and Acadia Maine >
          • Mount Desert Island >
          • Bar Harbor
          • Also Known As
          • Balance Rock Hotel Bar Harbor ,
          • Balance Rock Inn Bar Harbor
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          Dining (19)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          nhathhorn
          can we smoke outside?
          25 March 2017|
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          Response from AaronMS80 | Property representative |
          Thank you for contacting us with your question. Guests are permitted to smoke on the grounds at the Inn on the their private decks.
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          GrandJKy
          Do you have pet free rooms?
          18 July 2016|
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          Response from MMc1954 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes they do.
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          Sandbuilder
          Two questions: Is there an elevator access to the Penthouse Suite? Also, is the hotel air conditioned?
          16 November 2015|
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          Response from Claire M | Property representative |
          Thank you for contacting the Balance Rock Inn! We do have an elevator which goes up to the 3rd floor only. The Penthouse is located on the 4th floor. The hotel does individually controlled AC/Heat.
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          Room Tips
          "Balcony rooms are our favorite"
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          "Rooms at the back of the Inn have the best views."
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          "Ask for a water view, although all rooms are desirable."
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          "Don't trust the online pictures!!!"
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