Cromwell Harbor Motel
Cromwell Harbor Motel is Bar Harbor's premier quiet Main Street motel located at the foothills of Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island, Maine. We are a short stroll from the center of town and just minutes from the park entrance and some of the most popular walking trails in Bar Harbor.
Cromwell Harbor Motel is ideally located between Bar Harbor activities and the Ocean Drive entrance into Acadia National Park where you will experience the splendors of a sunrise or sunset from Cadillac Mountain, Sand Beach, Otter Cliffs, Thunder Hole, and much more. We are an easy 10-15 minute walk to the downtown area where you’ll find local shops, restaurants, sightseeing activities, and just a mile and a half to one of the entrances into Acadia National Park.
Our Bar Harbor motel has clean, comfortable and quiet rooms on Lower Main Street in the beautiful coastal village of Bar Harbor Maine. Our grounds, historically known as the Victory Gardens, have beautifully arranged flowering gardens and planters which add to the peaceful country setting, a hallmark of our establishment. Our property is situated along the pebbled Cromwell Brook, fed by the Acadian mountain range. We are a short walk to the famous waters of Frenchman Bay where Explorer Samuel De Champlain first stepped ashore onto Mount Desert Island in 1604.
This property has it own unique history. The grounds were once the gardens for the family of Thomas Scott, of the “Pennsylvania Railroad.” The estate was named “Chiltern.” After WW2 some of the garden area was opened to...”
We have a variety of spacious air-conditioned rooms to choose from in four different buildings and have ample parking. You will appreciate the amenities, heated outdoor pool, flowered grounds, and the smell of the ocean air.
Rates & Policies
Our motel rates vary with the season beginning mid-May and ending in Late October. It is best to book ahead when possible, especially during peak season. Be sure to read our policies. Feel free to ask any questions about them.
Mount Desert Island Marathon Lodging
For those interested in the June, September and October Marathons, we are ideally located for access to these events, less than 1/4 mile from the Mount Desert Island YMCA September 1/2 marathon and the 5K Race, and less than 1/2 mile from the starting line for the full MDI Marathon. If you would like to print a brochure about Cromwell Harbor Motel, select Printable Brochure.