Acadia Ocean View Motel resides in a quiet setting overlooking the beautiful Frenchman's Bay. The motel is a hidden gem, within minutes of Acadia National Park and downtown Bar Harbor. The seasonal motel is open from mid-May to mid-October and many rooms offer an ocean view from a porch area or balconies. Most rooms feature a full bathroom, cable TV, wireless internet, mini-fridge, and microwave. There are also a few economy rooms which are smaller and have fewer amenities. All rooms are not pet-friendly. A two-night minimum stay is required on most dates unless scheduling permits a one-night stay.
Even though less expensive than Bar Harbor accommodations, the Acadia Ocean View Motel does not lack amenities. The motel boasts 14 acres of Maine landscape and features an outdoor pool. The pool is open from late June to mid-September, weather permitting. The pool is heated in the months of July and August. The property also has observation decks to enjoy the dazzling views. Barbeque grills are available (utensils not provided) and wild blueberry picking is an enjoyable activity when in season.
There are restaurants within walking distance of Acadia Ocean View Motel. If guests want to go to Bar Harbor for dining & shopping options, they can surely drive the short few miles. However, to avoid the traffic in Bar Harbor and in Acadia National Park, guests can use the free Island Explorer shuttle. A shuttle pick-up location is near the motel. For an affordable and serene setting with ocean views, the Acadia Ocean View Motel is a superb option near Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor.