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Mira Monte Inn
Bed and Breakfast

Bar Harbor, Maine

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Built in 1864 and named Mira
Monte, "Behold the Mountains", for
the beautiful surrounding peaks of
Acadia National Park.

A Victorian bed & breakfast inn on
two acres of landscaped estate grounds
- in the heart of the village.

A love of style is evidenced everywhere by terraces, sweeping lawns, two formal gardens, hedgerows, and perennial borders.

Arrington's Bed and Breakfast Journal Award
"One of Top 15 B&B's with Best Gardens"

Featured on Home & Garden Television (HGTV)
"The Secret Gardens of Bar Harbor"

The Inn has 13 beautifully decorated rooms
comfortably furnished with period style pieces,
private baths (some with Jacuzzis), TV/VCR,
phones, irons, ironing boards, hair dryers, and air
conditioning.

Most of our rooms also offer
fireplaces and balconies for our guests' comfort and privacy.

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The suites are in a separate building on the property - just a short walk through the gardens. Two have a kitchenette, double whirlpool bath, fireplace, bedroom, parlor, and private porch. The third has two bedrooms and two baths, kitchen, dining bay, parlor with gas fireplace, and a private deck overlooking the grounds.

So Very Much To Do.....

Acadia's 33,000 acres of woodland, mountains, lakes, and shorefront surround Bar Harbor. More that 60 trails and mountains as as high as 1500 feet offer activities ranging from gentle to strenuous. We have listed below just a few activities that await you.

Outdoor Activities

Hiking, biking, climbing, and swimming
Strolling Bar Harbor's parks and shorepath
Golf galore at our famous and historic golf courses Visit the fascinating Wild Gardens of Acadia Walk the sandbar to Bar Island during low tide Sea Kayaking for all levels by two local firms Canoeing and boat rental by several local businesses Swimming in Echo Lake near Southwest Harbor

We are blessed, in and around Bar Harbor, to have a wide array of events that take place indoors and out designed for evening and more casual interests.   There are also sightseeing busses and coaches providing tours to almost the entire island.

Casual Activities

The Arcady Music Festival that runs all summer
Our 4th of July parade and fireworks exhibition
Summer theater in both Bar Harbor and Somesville Bar Harbor Days with food & activities galore Many museums displaying our island's history Plenty of interesting shops and galleries await you Walking tours of historic buildings and homes Buggy rides on Acadia's carriage roads

Our beautiful, romantic rooms are complimented by common rooms including the parlor and the library where guests relax by a glowing fire. A glassed-in side porch with a gas fireplace offers another quiet retreat. Included in your stay is a tasty, full buffet breakfast and afternoon refreshments. Friendly staff will answer your questions about the inn and the lovely surrounding Acadia National Park.

Mira Monte Inn is an easy walk to delightful shops, excellent restaurants and the waterfront. The wealth of area activities to choose from include summer theatre and music, whale watching, guided naturalist walks, and sea kayaking.


Mira Monte Inn Bed and Brekfast
69 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609
(207) 288-4263
Toll Free (800) 553-5109

Fax: (207) 288-3115
email: mburns@miramonte.com
Innkeeper: Marian Burns

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