a Victorian Bed and Breakfast overlooking the calm waters of Southwest Harbor, Maine, near Bar Harbor and in the heart of Acadia National Park. The Inn provides a charming, relaxing setting, and is the perfect lodging choice while you explore Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island. Walk to a waterfront restaurant, enjoy the Bar Harbor nightlife, or simply relax by the fireplace or star gaze from the porch. . . . As one of the most photographed inns on the Island, youll marvel at the beautiful architectural details of the second empire Victorian era. The wicker filled verandah is the perfect spot to enjoy our gardens or watch boats slip in and out of Southwest Harbor, home to Hinckley and Morris Yachts. Our guest rooms are spacious and comfortable, all with private bathrooms, and each thoughtfully decorated in a distinctive style. Each day we serve a delicious gourmet breakfast and afternoon refreshments to welcome you back after your days activities. We look forward to welcoming you as our guest!
We are located on the ‘quiet-side’ of Mt. Desert Island, surrounded by Acadia National Park and only 20 minutes from Bar Harbor.
The drive time from Bangor is approximately 1 hour, from Portland about 3 hours, and from Boston about 5 hours.
Driving directions from Ellsworth, Maine
From Ellsworth, follow Route 3 toward Bar Harbor.
After crossing onto Mt. Desert Island, bear right and follow Route 102 to Southwest Harbor.
We are located in the center of town, on the left.
Look for red ‘Inn at Southwest’ sign just after passing through the flashing yellow light in the center of town.
Our address is 371 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679.