Park Entrance Oceanfront Motel
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Park Entrance Oceanfront Motel Bar Harbor
Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor
... incredible as the suns rays mixed with the CO2. Also in the distance you could see the Thousand Islands, of the dressing fame, which was beautiful but made my thoughts drift to food.
Having built up an appetite we headed into the downtown area of Bar Harbor, a super quaint little fishing village with a restaurant selection that would put many bigger cities to shame. We of course prevailed ourselves with the lobster, making it 3 for 3.......mission ...
... in Maine. Drove around the western side of the park. No one is here! Stopped at Thurston's lobster house for lunch in Southwest Harbor. Definitely worth the food, beer, and views of the fishing harbor. And it had the largest toilet seat I have ever seen in my life. Must be some people here that eat A LOT of lobster ...
... Stewart and Dick Wolf, producer of Law and Order series. We also viewed some island homes you can rent for a week at a time for 3500 or 9500 dollars a week (but there is room enough for 10 people). We viewed parts of Acadia National Park which is composed of 47000 acres and also Cadillac Mountain which at 1532 feet, it the tallest point on the eastern coast of the US.
We did have some fog roll in and obscure the view of two of the lighthouses but it was neat to actually see the ...
Finally a sunny day! The perfect day to do another drive into Acadia and see what it looks like when it's not covered in fog and drizzle. I got a relatively early start (a little after 8) and it turned out to be a good idea as the day went on. I thought a drive to the top of Cadillac Mountain would be the best way to begin and would get me up there before the majority of the visitors. Cadillac Mountain, at 1,530 feet, is the tallest mountain on ...
... at the great outside deck overlooking the harbor, while watching the lobster boats come in laden with more lobster pots. Yumm!
Back at the campground we donned warm clothes and drove to nearby Sand Beach. We lay on our blanket in the soft sand and gazed at a clear night sky filled with a myriad of bright stars as well as planets, meteors and satellites -which were identified out by the guest astronomer. Stars on the beach-who can beat ...