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Looking for pet-friendly hotels in Bar Harbor, Maine, for an upcoming trip? From hotels to motels to vacation rentals, there are plenty of options for bringing along Fido.
With all the amazing hiking and walking trails on Mt. Desert Island, you won’t want to leave your favorite hiking buddy behind!
This guide outlines each accommodation option, including pet policies and location in relation to downtown Bar Harbor.
Spend less time researching, more time enjoying the fun stuff.
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Pet-Friendly Hotels in Bar Harbor, Maine
Holiday Inn Bar Harbor Regency Hotel, an IGH Hotel
Holiday Inn Bar Harbor Regency Hotel (123 Eden Street) is one of the premier dog-friendly hotels in Bar Harbor, Maine.
The hotel’s pet policy allows up to two dogs under 30 pounds to stay with you for an additional fee of $75 per pet.
Dogs are the only pet allowed on the property.
The grounds are extensive and pour out onto the Bar Harbor coastline, meaning the Holiday Inn Bar Harbor Regency Hotel provides ample space for you and your furry friend to explore!
The hotel itself features a seasonal outdoor pool and hot tub, tennis court, and sauna.
Each of the 280 rooms is equipped with a flat-screen TV, kitchenette, and private en-suite.
Little Fig Hotel
The Little Fig Hotel (109 Cottage Street) is one of the top Bar Harbor, Maine hotels that are also dog-friendly.
This fully equipped hotel features an on-site spa, free Wi-Fi, and free parking for guests with a private car.
There are massage chairs in the lobby and a sauna on the second floor.
The on-site full range spa provides guests with a top-notch spa experience during their stay.
The Little Fig Hotel’s pet policy allows up to two dogs under 100 pounds for an additional fee of $40 per pet, per night.
If your dog is well-behaved, you are free to leave them unattended in your room when gone, as long as they are in a crate.
Cats are not allowed on the property; dogs only.
The Little Fig Hotel is centrally-located in Bar Harbor, making it perfect for guests and their furry friends to easily access prime spots around the city.
Each of the 22 guestrooms is soundproof with flat-screen TVs, room service, and fully equipped private en-suites.
The Little Fig is also one of the Bar Harbor luxury hotels we recommend.
Wonder View Inn
Wonder View Inn (50 Eden Street) is a great option for pet-friendly hotels in Bar Harbor.
This clean, standard hotel is equipped with a restaurant where guests can dine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Each of the 72 rooms is spacious with some offering ocean views from the balcony.
All suites are equipped with cable TV, free Wi-Fi, and private en-suites.
Wonder View Inn’s pet policy allows any and all pets for an additional $25 pet-lodging fee.
Guests are not allowed to leave pets unattended at any time whether in the room or anywhere on the property.
Should you need a pet sitter during your stay, the hotel can arrange that for you if given enough notice.
Quality Inn Bar Harbor
The Quality Inn Bar Harbor (40 Kebo Street) is one of the few Bar Harbor pet-friendly hotels within city limits.
Within walking distance to some of Bar Harbor’s top attractions, the central location of Quality Inn Bar Harbor makes it a prime spot to stay during your visit.
The hotel offers guests high-speed internet, one of Bar Harbor’s largest outdoor swimming pools, and a hotel restaurant that serves continental breakfast every morning.
Each of the 77 rooms is equipped with a kitchenette, cable TV, and private en-suites.
Some rooms even feature a private balcony and microwave.
The Quality Inn Bar Harbor pet policy allows guests to bring up to two pets per room for an additional fee of $40 per night.
Otter Creek Inn
Otter Creek Inn (47 Otter Creek Drive) is another great option among the Bar Harbor, Maine dog-friendly hotels.
Located less than a 10-minute drive from downtown Bar Harbor, Otter Creek Inn enjoys a quiet space away from the hustle and bustle.
You’ll also enjoy easy access to the Cadillac South Ridge Trailhead just 0.5 miles down the road.
Each of the 6 spacious guestrooms is outfitted with a seating area, flat-screen TV, and fully equipped private en-suite bathroom.
The property has barbecue facilities, a sun terrace, and free Wi-Fi throughout.
Pet-Friendly Motels in Bar Harbor, ME
Gallagher’s Travels Bar Harbor Motel and Cottages
Gallagher’s Travels Bar Harbor Motel and Cottages (122 ME-3, Bar Harbor) is located 4 miles from downtown Bar Harbor.
A shuttle service is offered to guests for getting in and out of Bar Harbor.
Situated in a residential neighborhood, you can count on a quiet stay here.
The motel allows pets of up to 100 pounds for an additional $20 per night, or two pets of up to 100 pounds for an additional $35 per night.
Guests are free to bring either cats or dogs and — if trained — you can leave them unattended in your room.
The motel also provides guests with free waste bags at the front desk.
Each of the 21 guest rooms available is equipped with modern amenities such as a kitchenette, air-conditioning, and a private en-suite.
Hanscom’s Motel & Cottages
Hanscom’s Motel & Cottages (273 Maine 3) is a large property featuring cottages and suites for guests and their furry friends.
The lush grounds include a garden for guests to explore during their stay.
The property even has a terrace and barbecue facilities for guests to utilize.
Each of the 12 accommodations available for guests is equipped with a private seating area, flat-screen TV, and private en-suite complete with toiletries and a hairdryer.
All the rooms are spacious and come with clean linens and towels for guest use.
Some of the rooms have a kitchenette with a stovetop and toaster to cook meals while on the property.
Hanscom’s Motel & Cottages allows guests to bring up to two pets of any size for an additional fee of $20 per pet, per night.
There are grassy areas on the property where your pets are free to relieve themselves, although you’ll want to make sure to pack waste bags.
Bar Harbor Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals
The Mighty Oaks Retreat, Modern House Bar Harbor Acadia MDI
The Mighty Oaks Retreat (19 Deer Run, Bar Harbor) is a large villa available for up to 14 guests that you can rent just 10 minutes outside of Bar Harbor.
The large house is set on a lush property surrounded by foliage to give you and your fellow guests all the privacy you want.
The house has 6 bedrooms all decorated individually, with comfortable beds and linens, as well as 3 fully stocked bathrooms.
The entire villa is yours to use and includes a kitchen, patio, and entertainment room complete with a home theater set up.
The Mighty Oaks Retreat welcomes pets to its property.
The Birch Tree (Bar Harbor, 04609) is a quaint collection of houses available for guests and their furry friends to stay in while in Bar Harbor.
The house is equipped with every amenity needed for a comfortable stay, including air-conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen, and a private bathroom.
The Birch Tree allows up to 1 dog weighing 50 pounds or less to stay with you for an additional fee of $100, however, you can make a special request if your dog weighs more than 50 pounds.
The house is centrally located for easy exploration of Bar Harbor.
Aspen Cottage (Bar Harbor, 04609) offers visitors and their furry friends a clean, comfortable, and tranquil spot to stay in while visiting Bar Harbor.
This charming 2-bedroom house is outfitted with a TV, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a full bathroom.
All towels and linens are provided and are available within the accommodations.
Aspen Cottage has a lush property with a children’s playground on-site that guests can use during their stay.
The Cottage is set in downtown Bar Harbor, giving guests access to a number of restaurants, museums, and attractions.
The property allows guests to bring up to 4 dogs of any size for an additional fee of $20 per pet, per night.
Modern House Family Retreat
The Modern House Family Retreat (43 Woodward Heights) is an expansive property featuring a multi-story house and spacious yard for guests and their pets to enjoy while in Bar Harbor.
The 3-bedroom villa features a shared lounge, barbecue, and sunroom for guests to utilize during their stay.
Entertainment-wise, there is a hot tub and a cinema room on-site.
Besides the garden, the property itself is surrounded by green foliage providing privacy and easy access to nature.
The pet policy at Modern House Family Retreat allows up to 4 dogs of any size for an additional fee agreed upon beforehand.
Cats are also welcome to join their owners at the Modern House Family Retreat.
Note that pets are not allowed on the furniture or in the cinema room.
Birch Moon Acres
Birch Moon Acres (Bar Harbor, 04609) is a holiday home located about a 10-minute drive away from downtown Bar Harbor.
The accommodations provide guests with every amenity needed for a comfortable stay.
A patio, garden, and large chairs are all located outdoors and can be utilized by guests.
Inside, Birch Moon Acres has 3 bedrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, and cable TV.
Pets are allowed on the property at no extra cost.
We hope this guide to pet-friendly hotels in Bar Harbor makes your trip planning easier! Bring your fur-family and enjoy all the trails and outdoor adventures in Acadia and beyond.