It feels as though Spring has finally sprung here in Bar Harbor and our opening day is just around the corner! Our Hillcrest building opens May 9th and we still have some availability left for opening weekend! New this year we are offering the Hike and Bike Acadia package which includes two night’s lodging, lunch-to-go each day, a half day bike rental and a 7 day pass to Acadia National Park. The package is available starting May 23rd and is a great way to experience all that Mount Desert Island has to offer!
Don’t forget about our Pre-Season special as it will only be running for another month!
Be sure to call us today at 1-888-439-8439 to plan your Spring get away vacation!
Book a two or more night stay and save 15% when you pre pay in full at the time of reservation.
In case you missed it, the Bluenose Inn in Bar Harbor (our sister property) is open for an extended Fall Season through December 21st. It will be open on weekends with various theme dinners, a spa weekend and more. In addition, the Romance on the Coast Package will be available the entire season on weekends (includes lodging, breakfast and dinner for two).
Holiday Parties can be booked any day of the week from December 1 to December 19. The Eden Spa will be open all-week by appointment.
Our sister property, the Bluenose Inn, will be opened weekends in the Fall until December 22nd. Arturo Montes of the Looking Glass will be creating some really amazing meals as part of these special weekends. In addition, holiday parties can be booked any day of the week from December 1st to December 19th.
Rooms are available for Friday and Saturday evenings. In addition, the Eden Spa will be open 7 days a week by appointment only. The Romance on the Coast Package will be available all 7 weekends and includes lodging, breakfast and dinner for two.
The following are the “themes” for each weekend:
November 8 & 9:
It’s Comedy and Murder Mystery in the Great Room – Friday Evening with Comedian Gary Crocker and Saturday Evening the “Murder of a Millionaire.”
November 15 & 16:
Wine Spectator Weekend – Dinners prepared by Looking Glass Executivee Chef, Arturo Montes, in the Rose Garden Restaurant (the Looking Glass is one of only two Wine Spectator Award Winners in Bar Harbor) specially selected wines to complement your meal. Bill Trowell will be entertaining in our Great Room from 7 p.m. till 11 p.m. each evening.
Celebration of the Hunt Beer & Wine Dinner – A special dinner prepared by Chef Montes.
Bill Trowell will be entertaining in our Great Room from 7 p.m. till 11 p.m. each evening.
November 28 to 30 (rooms also available Thursday evening):
The Bluenose Inn & Abbe Museum team up to present the history and culture of the Wabanaki Tribe. Bill Trowell will be entertaining in our Great Room from 7 p.m. till 11 p.m. each evening.
December 6 & 7:
Community Holiday Celebrations!
Bar Harbor’s Midnight Madness sale on Friday and the Island Arts Association Holiday Fair on Saturday. Bill Trowell will be entertaining in our Great Room from 7 p.m. till 11 p.m. each evening.
December 13 & 14:
Spa Weekend Getaway – holiday specials on massages, manicure and facials! Bill Trowell will be entertaining in our Great Room from 7 p.m. till 11 p.m. each evening.
December 20 & 21:
Chef’s Holiday Theme Dinners – prepared by Chef Montes in the Rose Garden. Bill Trowell will be entertaining in our Great Room from 7 p.m. till 11 p.m. each evening.
Call Us Today at 207-288-3348.
We reopen on May 10th!
The Looking Glass Restaurant reopens this Friday, April 26th. Be sure to check out this years menus!
The Maine DOT has resumed their project on Rt. 3 in Trenton, see flyer for further details.
Acadia National Park is in Winter/Spring mode until May 17th. See the link below for a Map of what is currently open.
Reconstruction of Route 3 begins with drainage installation on Sunday, August 19. In order to minimize traffic impacts, MaineDOT has scheduled the work on Route 3 during overnight hours, beginning at 8 PM. All area businesses will be open and accessible during normal business hours. Motorists should allow extra time. The project includes reconstruction of one-tenth of a mile of Route 230 and six-tenths of a mile of Route 3 in the vicinity of Route 230 in Trenton. It is anticipated that this work will continue through mid-November and then resume in the spring. After Columbus Day weekend, construction on Route 3 and 230 may take place during the day. All construction activity is weather-dependent so the schedule may change.
2012 News for the Wonder View Inn
We are looking forward to Spring and the 2012 Season.
Opening Day for the Wonder View Inn will be Friday, May 11th.
The Looking Glass Restaurant (opening on April 27th) added a deck last season. The deck is pet friendly for breakfast and dinner – weather permitting.
Renovations continue with furniture upgrades planned for 35 rooms and new carpet in many others – we can’t wait for you to see the new look.
Bill Trowell (BillTrowellMusic.com) will be returning again for his 16th season at the Great Room of the Bluenose Inn.
We look forward to seeing you! Please call for reservations – we are available 7 days a week at 1-888-439-8439.