Anchorage Motel - Bar Harbor  1 stars

51 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, United States, 04609  show mapSave
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Golf course

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms


Cribs available


Pets allowed

 Air conditioning


The family Anchorage Motel is situated in the heart of Bar Harbor close to Frenchman Bay, George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History and Mount Desert Island Oceanarium. The building was renovated in 2007.

Bar Harbor city center is 1km away. Criterion Theater, Village Green and Land Bridge to Bar Island in Bar Harbor are located nearby.

15km to Bar Harbor airport.


The property comprises of spacious rooms well-appointed with a dressing area, soundproof windows, Wi-Fi, cable TV and a writing desk.


Breakfast is served in the bar each morning. At the restaurant seafood dishes are served.


Aside from 24-hour reception and wake up service, guests can also make use of a vending machine and a designated smoking area.


The hotel's activities include whale watching and golf.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of rooms   50.

City Center Bar Harbor - 1700 ft
Airports Bar Harbor (BHB) - 8.7 mi, Bangor International Airport (BGR) - 41.9 mi
Restaurants Grumpy's Whale Watch Cafe - 300 ft, Cafe This Way - 900 ft
Parks Agamont Park - 1400 ft
This field is required.
Email not defined
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel

General information



First Name
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
Leisure facilities
  • Golf course
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • In-room desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator on request
  • Microwave on request
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock
Room decor
  • Carpeted floor



from  2 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Do you manage this property? Add your hotel to drive more sales or use badges to increase conversion rate at your website.

Spacious Room
Check Prices
Anchorage Motel Spacious Room
Anchorage Motel Spacious Room
Anchorage Motel Spacious Room
Anchorage Motel Spacious Room
Anchorage Motel Spacious Room
Bed type: Double beds or Queen Size bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
Room facilities

    Anchorage Motel LocationWhat's nearby

    • Current hotel
    • Hotels nearby
    • Airports
    • Underground stations
    • Train stations
    • Parks
    • Tourist attractions
    • Museums
    • Convention centers
    • Stadiums
    • Food and meals
    • General

    Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

    Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions
    • Arcady Music Festival
      700 ft
    • 700 ft
    • 1000 ft
    • Acadia Mountain Guides Climbing School
      1000 ft
    • Atlantic Climbing School
      1000 ft
    • Kind Cycle
      1000 ft
    • National Park Sea Kayak Tours
      1000 ft
    • 1000 ft
    • Willis Rock Shop
      1000 ft
    • Music Bar
      1000 ft
    • 1000 ft
    • Bar Harbor Music Festival
      1000 ft
    • Bar Harbor Gift Shop
      1000 ft
    • Cadillac Mountain Sports
      1000 ft
    • Bayside Trading Co.
      1400 ft
    • Acadia and Bar Harbor Tours
      1400 ft
    • Bar Harbor Bicycle Shop
      1400 ft
    • Island Imports Ltd
      1400 ft
    • Jack's Jewelry Garden
      1400 ft
    • Island Adventures Sea Kayaking
      1400 ft
    • Bar Harbor Historical Society
      400 ft
    • Eclipse Gallery
      700 ft
    • Birdsnest Gallery
      700 ft
    • Spruce Grove Gallery
      1000 ft
    • Argosy Gallery
      1000 ft
    • Island Artisans
      1000 ft
    • Evergreen Pottery Gallery
      1000 ft
    • MY Maine Bag
      1400 ft
    • Flounder Society Gallery
      1400 ft
    • Criterion Theatres, Inc.
      1000 ft

    Local Attractions

    • George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History
      1.0 mi
      105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor
    • Frenchman Bay
      1.4 mi
      Bar Harbor, ME
    • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium
      2.8 mi
      Route 3, Bar Harbor
    • Grindstone Neck of Maine
      6.1 mi
      311 Newman St, Winter Harbor
    • Abbe Museum
      6.5 mi
      26 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor

    Near the hotel

    • Bar Harbor Historical Society Museum
      600 ft
      33 Ledgelawn Avenue, Bar Harbor
    • Little Sister's Creative Youth Studio
      900 ft
      47 Rodick Street, Bar Harbor
    • Agamont Park
      1400 ft
      Main Street / West Street, Bar Harbor
    • Shore Path
      1800 ft
      begins at the Town Pier, Bar Harbor

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Grumpy's Whale Watch Cafe

      73% likes this, based on 58 reviews

      300 ft
      52 Greeley Ave

      Phone: 207 288-3517

    • Cafe This Way

      71% likes this, based on 884 reviews

      900 ft
      14 1/2 Mount Desert St

      Phone: 207-288-4483

    • Side Street Cafe

      73% likes this, based on 738 reviews
      Cuisine: Pub
      Price Range: USD 8 - USD 25

      900 ft
      49 Rodick Street

      Phone: (207) 801-2591

    • Jordan's Restaurant

      71% likes this, based on 503 reviews
      Cuisine: Diner

      800 ft
      80 Cottage St

      Phone: 207-288-3586

    • Mama DiMatteo's

      74% likes this, based on 145 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

      800 ft
      34 Kennebec Pl

      Phone: 207-288-3666

    Anchorage Motel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Anchorage Motel

    Average guest rating

    out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 38 reviews

    Rating by category:


    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers

      it is close to the water front

      it has no continental breakfast. it is overpriced for what it is. no shampoo, no hair dryer, nothing fantastic

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      it was clean, within walking distance to town, friendly personel, helpful with any questions we had.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      the place,the location in the village, the comfort, very clean.

      we had to pay extra for the fridge and the microwave. no hair drier.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      The staff was great.

      Hard to sleep due to noisy people above us.

      • Average rating
    • Family with children

      Good location and value for the money

      Rooms are getting dated and aging infrastructure

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Location--easy walk into town & waterfront. Staff recommended Cafe This Way for breakfast & we enjoyed it so much we went again our second morning-- unusual for us not to try somewhere different each day. Would definitely stay there again due to location.

      Paneling on walls might have contributed to the mustiness of the room. Yes, it seemed "old" but the beds were comfortable & linens clean & we rarely spend time in our room anyway.

      • Average rating
    • Group of friends

      I was most impressed with the friendliness and helpfulness of each staff member we encountered. I would go back again solely because of this.

      • Average rating
    • Single

      Walkable to center of town, excellent staff, clean

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Location. Close to the shops and ocean side. Quiet spot.

      The room could have been cleaner. Hair in shower when we arrived. Furniture dusty.

      • Average rating
    • Group of friends

      I truly believe it is American owned. I haver personally never stayed in a foreign-owned facility this clean. They take good care of and maintain an older facility. The bathrroms were nicer than a lot newer chains (Motel 6, Budget 8, etc) that I have stayed in recently.

      The office does not open early enough for coffee for us early birds

      • Average rating
    • Single

      The location, the price, the friendliness of the staff

      very simple, rooms still needed airing but it was early in the season. Perhaps a thin curtain besides the light-blocking curtain would help make the room more friendly during the day

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      clean, comfortable place to sleep, in a very convenient location. Very helpful and friendly staff compensated for lack of"fancy amenities". Will recommend and will stay here again.

      This older building permits noise from rooms above (we were on lower level)

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      beds not comfortable and too much noise from motercyle people outside

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      I like the location. It is not great as far as the rooms are concerned - stuck in the 60'S. However , the price is reasonable, the location great and they are pet friendly. I have stayed there several times due to the above. Needs major upgrading but you get what you pay for !

      • Average rating
    • Single

      I arrived late (7 pm), and they taped the key to their door, but no one was in the office.

      it would have been nice to have the wireless password available in the room....

      • Average rating
    Show big map »

    Why book with us?

    Low prices
    Enjoy our best price guarantee and special offers.
    Free cancellations
    Usually cancellations can be made free of charge close to your arrival date (check policies).
    Guaranteed room
    You get instant confirmation directly from the hotel's reservation database.
    Hotels nearby