Quimby House Inn

1-Night Stay, or 2-Night Stay with Dining and Massage Credits at Quimby House Inn in Bar Harbor, ME

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Colonial-Style Inn 1 Mile from Acadia National Park

Since its construction in the 1890s, the white clapboard house near the corner of Cottage Street and Holland Avenue in Bar Harbor, Maine, has been a lime-and-hair plaster company, a painter's office, and a private residence for a succession of families. Today, it's the Quimby House Inn, where owners Tim and Danielle Ray provide visitors with a taste of New England charm just minutes from the harbor and Acadia National Park. The Inn is conveniently located within walking distance of the center of town.

Past the colonial-style hotel's white-and-gray exterior, 22 comfortable guest rooms offer quiet respite. Select units boast cathedral ceilings and faux fireplaces accessorized with faux pokers that are actually baguettes. French tile bedspreads blanket king- or queen-size beds stationed next to plush wingback chairs. Two-night stays include a $20 credit that that you can apply toward relaxing massages administered by Danielle, a licensed massage therapist. The $30 dining credit can be used at one of two restaurants downtown— Mama DiMatteo's or Side Street Cafe.

Bar Harbor, Maine: Quaint Seaside Village on Coastal Maine Island

Mount Desert Island has been a playground for the country's elite since the Gilded Age, when the era's captains of industry—such as the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts, Carnegies, and Astors—inhabited summer cottages there. Today's notable residents include media mogul and ladies’ arm-wrestling champ Martha Stewart. The Quimby House Inn sits only a few blocks from the heart of downtown Bar Harbor, an eastern port town that harks back to a bygone era with pedestrian-friendly streets brimming with boutique stores, restaurants, and specialty shops.

Depending on the weather, visitors can go cross-country skiing or hiking, or drive along the 3.5-mile road leading to the peak of Cadillac Mountain. On a clear day, visibility can stretch 100 miles to include Maine's highest mountain, Mount Katahdin, and the Canadian province of Nova Scotia in the distance. Early birds who arrive before dawn during a portion of the winter months can experience the earliest sunrise in the United States.

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What You Get

1-night stay for two

  • Option 1: $59 for room 101–105, 118–120, 208–212, or 314–316 (up to an $89 value)
  • Option 2: $69 for room 106, 207, 221, 222, 313, or 317 (up to a $99 value)

2-night stay for two with a $30 dining credit and a $20 credit toward a massage

  • Option 3: $135 for room 101–105, 118–120, 208–212, or 314–316 (up to a $208 value)
  • Option 4: $155 for room 106, 207, 221, 222, 313, or 317 (up to a $228 value)

Policies and Fees

Book by: 4/4/14
Travel by: 4/30/14

  • Cancellation policy and fees: all cancellations subject to $25 fee; 10-day cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price applies
  • Taxes: 8% tax not included

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.


  • Onsite massage services
  • Cathedral ceilings in select units
  • Mini refrigerators
  • Complimentary WiFi

The Fine Print

  • Must book by 4/4/14 or promotional value expires
  • Must complete travel by 4/30/14
  • Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts
  • Limit 1 per visit
  • Valid only for option purchased
  • Reservation required; subject to availability
  • All cancellations subject to $25 fee; 10-day cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price applies
  • Must be 21 or older to check in
  • Guests under 21 must be accompanied by an adult at all times
  • Credit card required at booking and check-in
  • Reservation required for spa services, subject to availability
  • 8% tax not included.

Other Details

Room Details

Bed types and layouts are unique to each room. Click here for a complete list of details.

  • Standard occupancy: 2
  • Maximum occupancy: 6, depending on room chosen
  • Adding occupants above standard: $25 per night for each additional guest

Hotel Policies

  • Check in: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Check out: 11 a.m.
  • Parking: free
  • Rollaways: available for an additional $15 per night
  • Smoking policy: no smoking inside the property
  • Pet policy: pets may stay in select annex-building rooms for an additional $30 per night; please contact the property directly for availability options.
  • Accessibility: please contact the property for handicap-accessibility requests or options.
  • Room upgrades: upgrades may be available during booking or at check-in for an additional cost.

Getting There

  • By plane: 52 miles from Bangor International Airport (BGR); 12 miles from Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (BHB)
  • By cab: about $36 from BHB, including a 15% tip
  • By car: about 46 miles southeast of Bangor

Customer Reviews

104 Ratings

Clean, spacious, quiet, and great service.
Shana S. · May 20, 2014
Very clean and comfortable.
Nancy DeSota B. · May 13, 2014
Julie · May 6, 2014
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