Downeast + Acadia

Downeast + Acadia Travel Guide

Articles about Downeast + Acadia

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Hotels in Downeast + Acadia

The 19th-century proeprty has a wraparound porch, and 11 of the 24 rooms have views of Somes Sound (considered the United States' only fjord). If booked, try one of the cottages. 

Restaurants in Downeast + Acadia

The food is nothing fancy—fish chowder and the like—but the breezy Maine ambience is the real deal.

Things to do in Downeast + Acadia

Ideal for visitors who want to explore Bar Harbor without being confined to a car, this full-service bike shop has a wide variety of recreational and road bikes available for both rent and sale.