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Bar Harbor Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Bar Harbor Travel Guide

The charming town of Bar Harbor is found on Mount Desert Island in Maine. The beautiful setting is home to the famous Acadia National Park, where travelers flock to enjoy the great open outdoors, including activities like hiking, biking and mountain climbing. Just a few miles away is the downtown Bar Harbor area, where there is a marina, great shopping and food. As the largest town on the island, visitors can expect the best choice of restaurants as well as live music here.

Things to Do in Bar Harbor

The main attraction in Bar Harbor is Acadia National Park -- a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. With a number of hiking and biking trails, there are plenty of routes to be immersed in the stunning scenery, making it easy to see why Acadia National Park is one of the best parks in the United States! In particular, Cadillac Mountain is popular, being the highest mountain on the East Coast. For a leisurely stroll, especially to watch the sunset, head on the Shore Path. In addition, the Ocean Trail is wonderful for exploring the rocky coast.

Best Time to Visit Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor can be busy in summer, so the fall is a good time to beat the crowds and still enjoy the pleasant weather.

Price and Availability Index in Bar Harbor

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Bar Harbor is in July, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Bar Harbor is in the high season in August. Bar Harbor has its low season in February, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Bar Harbor tends to be Saturday, while the most expensive day tends to be Wednesday. Vacation homes in Bar Harbor tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Bar Harbor

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Bar Harbor. The warmest months in Bar Harbor are July and June, when temperatures reach 90 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -11 ˚F. The wettest month in Bar Harbor is December with 4.17 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 1.3 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Bar Harbor

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more. AllTheRooms has 3920 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Bar Harbor, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Bar Harbor can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $50 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $283 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 694 accommodations in Bar Harbor that have WiFi. We have 38 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 34 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Bar Harbor by car, be sure to choose from 680 accommodations that provide parking. We have 12 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 204 pet-friendly accommodations available.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 8 providers in Bar Harbor, including 406 places to stay from Airbnb, 172 accommodations from Homeaway and 92 places to stay from VRBO

2432 of our places to stay in Bar Harbor have been rated by previous guests. They rated 72% as excellent or good. 620 accommodations allow instant booking.

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