|ASK BEFORE YOU BOOK: 1. Is there a pet deposit or fee? Is it refundable? 2. Do you have a weight or size limit for dogs? 3. Do you provide dog beds and food bowls? 4. Are there special amenities for pets? 5. What areas of the facility are off-limits? 6. Can pets be left unattended in the room?|
QUALITY INN-PHENIX INN is
a downtown hotel in the middle of Bangor's historic center. The
four-story restored 1873 building has a small but handsome lobby, with
leather chairs grouped to create sitting areas. Dogs are negotiable.
RAMADA INN offers
nearly new over-sized guest rooms. Open all year, guests enjoy extended
stay discounts, an adjacent restaurant, free local calls, a pool, cable
TV with premium channels, Internet access, room service, and
transportation. Fido is welcome.
ACADIA WOODS KENNEL prides
itself on providing plenty of personal attention to each of its canine
guests. This includes twice-daiiy walks, heated sleeping areas, and
private, covered outdoor runs. To leave your dog, you have to prove
he's received his shots.
ATLANTIC OCEANSIDE HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER is
an oceanfront resort with conference facilities. Open year round, there
is a free continental breakfast, cooking and laundry facilities, a
jacuzzi, and internet access. There is playground equipment for the
kids and well-kept tennis counts. Your pooch will be treated as
an honored guest.
BALANCE ROCK INN, with
impressive views of Frenchman's Bay, antique furnishings, perennial
gardens, and in-room hot tubs, allows a limited number of pets
for a $30 nightly fee; pet owners are asked to keep their dogs off the
furniture and not to leave them alone in the rooms.
BARTON'S MOTEL AND COTTAGES provides comfortable, clean rooms just minutes from Acadia National Park and downtown Bar Harbor. You’re also just a sort walk to the Hulls Cove Beach, where you can swim, launch a canoe and beach comb. Dogs are welcome.
BAR HARBOR INN is a fabulous resort hotel right on the waterfront in downtown Bar Harbor.
There are over 100 rooms—most with ocean views—on eight acres along the
harbor. Pets are allowed in the first-floor rooms only for an additional
$15 per night.
BELLE ISLE MOTEL has been part of the Acadia landscape since the 190's. It is centrally located on the way to Bar Harbor. The people here will make you and your pet feel welcome.
BEST WESTERN ACADIA PARK INN
offers a free continental breakfast, laundry facilities, free local
calls, fireplaces, pool, cable TV, and a jacuzzi. Your dog will like
DAYS INN BAR HARBOR—FRENCHMAN'S BAY offers
guests a 24-hour front desk, Internet access, free newspapers, a
swimming pool , free continental breakfasts, cable TV, laundry
facilities, and in-room alarm clocks. Dogs are permitted in designated
rooms for an extra $10 per stay
EDEN VILLAGE COTTAGES AND MOTEL,
situated on 25 acres, includes a pond, a playground, and a picnic area
with grills. Dog owners (no cats allowed) must clean up messes,
keep baking to a minimum, and pay a $10 nightly cleaning fee and a $100
EIGHT GREAT PLACES are owned by Paul DeVore ad Karen Keenney in and around Mount
Desert Island. Each is categorized by intended use: Romantic, Family or
Reunion. dogs are negotiable, meaning they try to direct dog owners to
HANSCOM'S MOTEL AND COTTAGES
consist of 12 simple cottages three miles outside of town on Route 3.
This is no-frills lodging, but the units are clean and prices are
reasonable. There is a small pet fee.
HUTCHINS MOUNTAIN VIEW COTTAGES,
a family-owned and -operated facility, are situated on 20 acres of land
with views of Cadillac Mountain. Rover is welcome to make himself
comfortable without extra charges.
66 Mount Desert St., affords you the opportunity to stay at one of the
area's last remaining summer mansions. This late-19th-century inn is
just steps away from downtown in the historic corridor. Dogs are
allowed in certain rooms.
OCEAN DRIVE MOTOR COURT lets guests choose between motel rooms, cabins, or an apartment-style suite. Pet owners pay a onetime fee $15 fee.
POOR BOY'S GOURMET RESTAURANT
offers nigtly wine specials and at least 14 homemade desserts. There
are early bird specials from 4:30 to 6:00. Dogs are welcome.
73 Mount Desert St., is a lovely 1878 Victorian bed-and-breakfast with
spacious rooms, afternoon tea, and a full breakfast each morning. Dogs
may stay in the ground-floor apartment only for a refundable $75
one-time fee. This means that if your dog is well-behaved, the next
time you stay here you will not have to pay the additional $75. The
apartment rents by the week. You should make your reservation well in
advance, as it books early.
ROSE EDEN COTTAGES
is a pet-friendly place with housekeeping cottages decorated in various
Maine themes. Each cottage has cable TV, electric heat, and private
baths with showers; some also have coffeemakers, microwaves, and
RYAN ESTATE RENTALS
offers accommodations with everything from large screen satellite TV to
100 percent cotton sheets. There are full kitchens, king and queen size
beds, amazing views, private decks, and washers and dryers. Situated on
seven pristine acres surrounded by Acadia National Park, the
units are only three miles from downtown Bar Harbor. Hiking trails
begin at the front door. You can bring your bikes or rent them in
town. Dogs stay free.
STONE HAVEN MOUNTAINTOP COTTAGES
are a cluster of small houses on a mountaintop abutting Acadia National
Park. Dog owners pay a $100 per week, per dog, fee and a $200
refundable security deposit. The homes feature cathedral ceilings,
kitchens and dining areas, living rooms, deck, and fieldstone
WONDERVIEW INN AND SUITES ROSE INN
is situated on the old estate of Mary Roberts Rinehart, the famous
mystery writer. The view is, in fact, a wonder; From atop the hill it
is breath-taking. It is less than a mile from the harbor, and the
shuttle to town comes right to the door. The rooms are large and the
service is exceptional. Each pet is an additional $10 per night or $15
BEACHFRONT COTTAGES are located in Bass Harbor on the
“quiet side” of Mount Desert Island. Captain’s Quarters cottage is a
spacious, modern cottage, sleeps up to 6, right on the ocean—just 40
feet from high tide! No problem bringing along Fido.
provides a large grassy area for walks and romps. Dogs aren't allowed
in the pool area or on the beds. There are no extra fees for pet owners.
ADMIRAL'S OCEAN INN welcomes dogs with a $20 refundable deposit.
BELFAST BAY MEADOWS INN. a
large Cape-style home on 17 acres, offers a private beach and hiking
trails. Dogs are welcome in the 14-room annex for an additional $15 a
BELFAST HARBOR INN, a
lets you choose from pool-view or ocean-view rooms. Guests have access
to a heated outdoor pool. Pet owners pay an extra $10 nightly fee.
BELFAST MOTOR INN, a modern 60-unit motel, welcomes your dog for an additional $10 per night.
BELHAVEN INN BED & BREAKFAST
welcomes dogs in its efficiency suite. An 1851 Victorian Inn, Belhaven
offers pet bowls for those who forgot them, and doggie biscuits for
welcoming. Dogs must be vaccinated and leashed, and cannot be left
alone in the suite unless crated.
COMFORT INN OCEAN'S EDGE
allows dogs in certain rooms for a nightly $10 fee. Amenities here
include a heated indoor pool and sauna, a restaurant, laundry machines,
free continental breakfasts, free WIFI, and a game room.
OCEAN'S EDGE RESTAURANT & BANQUET FACILITY at Fireside Inn & Suites offers outdoor dining overlooking picturesque Penobscot Bay. Your dog is welcome.
PENOBSCOT BAY INN
sits on a five-acre hilltop property affording amazing views of the
bay. The resident dog, Bailey, will welcome you, and your well-behaved
dog is welcome in designated rooms for a $15 nightly fee.
SEASCAPE MOTEL AND COTTAGES has
an e-mail address that translates as "dogs can stay!" They're welcome
in the cottages for a ten dollars a night fee. You can walk your dog in
a large area behind the cottages. There are discounts for AKC,
AAA, and AARP members.
is a Dog Day Camp and Overnight Boarding Facility. Available also is a
first-floor apartment rentable as short term, pet friendly vacation
THE LOOKOUT INN bills itself as "
a friendly shore-side inn where spectacular things happen!." Open year
round, there are extended stay discounts and amenities such as cooking
facilities and free local calls. Children stay free and pets are
BUCKSPORT MOTOR INN has
nice rooms with refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers, and free
WIFI. Local calls are free as is internet access and the cable TV with
premium channels.Good digs for you and your canine companion.
KINDRED SPIRITS KENNEL located in a country setting, offers
indoor/outdoor runs, radiant heated floors, skylights, and large
fenced-in play yards where pups can enjoy plenty of socialization.
Overnight boarding, doggie day care, and grooming are all available.
PAWS, WINGS & THINGS KENNEL & PET SITTERS provides compassionate care for critters of all descriptions..
SPRING FOUNTAIN MOTEL
is open year round and offers guests extended stay discounts. Local
calls are free, there is cable TV with premium channels, and some
smoking rooms. you're welcome to bring along a canine companion.
CALAIS MOTOR INN & RESTAURANT has
Washington County's only heated, indoor, Olympic-sized swimming pool.
Located less than one mile from the Canadian border, it has both
smoking and nono-smoking rooms. Your dogie friend is welcome.
BLUE HARBOR HOUSE is
a quaint ten-room inn a short walk from town. Built in 1810, it
features rooms with four-poster beds and elegant antiques. Dogs are
welcome in the carriage house.
CAMDEN HARBOUR INN is
an elegant 1874 Victorian inn near town. Overlooking Penobscot Bay, all
the rooms have private baths and bay views. Dogs are allowed in
selected rooms for an additional $20 fee.
CAMDEN RIVERHOUSE HOTEL & INNS
welcomes dogs in certain first-floor rooms for a $15 nightly fee
provided they are not left unattended and prior approval has been
given. This hotel offers an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub, a fitness
center, laundry facilities, and deluxe daily continental breakfast.
HIGH TIDE INN
allows dogs in certain designated rooms. This oceanfront accommodation
includes an inn, cottages, and a motel. This place provides a vast
expanse of lawn. .
MAINE STAY on High
Street bills itself as Camden's most convivial B&B. This Greek
Revival house, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, is
just a few blocks from the harbor and village center. Dogs can be kept
over night in the barn.
HIRAM BLAKE CAMP is
an old-fashioned family camp into the third generation of Blakes. It
well off the beaten path at the tip of a peninsula that is mostly a
wildlife sanctuary. There are fifteen cottages all within 200 feet of
the bay. Hiking trails have been marked on the camp's hundred acres and
there are more in the adjoining sanctuary. The dining room doubles as a
library, with thousands of books carefully filed by category. Dogs are
CASTINE HARBOR LODGE,
Castine's only waterfront lodging, is a 16-room bed and breakfast
filled with antiques and other collectibles. There is a one-time pet
fee of $10.
MANOR INN, an
impressive, historic home overlooking a large lawn and the open ocean,
charges a onetime $25 pet fee. The inn offers 14 rooms individually
decorated with period furniture and bright touches.
PENTAGOET INN, is a Victorian mansion with 16
elegant rooms, two of which are reserved for people traveling with
dogs. There is a one-time pet fee of $25.
ENGLISHMAN'S B&B is a 1793
Federal home on the National Register. Guests, who can get extended
stay discounts, enjoy full gourmet breakfasts and amenities such as
cooking facilities, free local calls, fireplaces, cable TV with premium
channels, room service, Internet access, and VCR rentals. No problem
bringing your pooch along either.
PILGRIMuaint 12-bedroom bed-and-breakfast listed in the National Register
of Historic Places offering lovely, antique-filled rooms with high
ceilings. The two on-site cottages, which welcome dogs, feature large
living areas, kitchens, and bedrooms with decks overlooking Northwest
DOGS BY DAWN provides
boarding, grooming, and doggie day care (for $1 an hour.) at this
full-service facility. Grooming services include shampoos and
breed-specific clipping. Dwn has 17 kennels and seven indoor/outdoor
CPI KENNELS provides day care for pets of locals and vacationers. Carolyn Lowe also boards cats and dogs a this small facility.
MOTEL EAST, provides
great views of Passamaqoddy Bay and Campabello Island; most have
private balconies, and all have queen-size beds and full baths. Pets
are welcome for an extra $20 a night.
TODD HOUSE BED-AND-BREAKFAST is
an inn dating back to 1775 and the American Revolution. It is filled
with period antiques and detailing. History buffs will enjoy checking
out the library filled with historic artifacts and books.
situated beside the Denny's River, all have kitchenette, outdoor
grills, and picnic tables. Linens, towels, and blankets are provided,
and guests can use canoes and rowboats free of charge. Pets are welcome.
open year round, boasts an indoor, heated pool and a hot tub, both open
to non-guests. Guests enjoy cooking facilities, free local calls, cable
TV with premium channels, and Internet access. Children are free and small dogs are permitted.
EAGLE'S LODGE MOTEL,
perched on a hill and set well back from the road, provides a nice
sense of seclusion at the same time that it's near all vital
community amenities. The 42-unit motel itself provides features
you expect to find in much more expensive accommodations. This includes
cable TV, air conditioning, free Continental breakfast, free WIFI, free
copy & fax service, free passes to the local YMCA, discount meals
at local restaurants, and a complimentary daily newspaper. There are
dog-friendly rooms with advance reservations and a microwave and refrigerator in every room. The
Eagle's Lodge is strategically situated between Bangor International
Airport, Acadia National Park, and Downeast Maine.
HOLIDAY INN ELLSWORTH
permits dogs. Here you'll find WIFI, laundry facilities, a sauna and
hot tub, indoor tennis, cable RV, and an indoor swimming pool.
SUNSET MOTEL offers
well-appointed cottages at very reasonable rates. Amenities include
laundry facilities, cable TV, internet access, and room service. our
well-mannered pooch can stay here.
has many of the homey touches you'd expect to find at an inn or
B&B. Dogs weighing less than 25 pounds are welcome in certain rooms
with a $10 nightly fee.
WHITE BIRCHES MOTEL
offers both efficiencies and standard rooms along with a few
Presidential Suites featuring whirlpool baths, wet bars, couches, and
35-inch televisions. Pets are welcome at no extra charge.
BLUFF HOUSE INN
is famous for the spectacular views from its deck. Open year round,
this is a B&B with an breath-taking view across Frenchman Bay to
the mountains of Mount Desert Island. Visitors are welcome to bring
GRAND LAKE STREAM
CANAL SIDE CABINS were designed with families and sportsmen in
mind. Each is heated with a furnace or fireplace and has a living room,
dining area, kitchen, and full bathroom. Well-behaved pets are welcome
for an extra $5 per night.
THE CROCKER HOUSE COUNTRY INN
on the Hancock Point Road, built in 1884 as an annex to a large hotel,
has been beautifully refurbished inside and out. The restaurant here is
one of Maine's best. Well-mannered dogs are welcome..
WHITE BIRCHES MOTEL provides free local calls, cable TV, conference facilities. Children are free; pets are welcome.
OCEAN SPRAY COTTAGES can all accommodate four people and provide
a living room and kitchenette along with window bird feeders. Owner
Kathy Strout says she has three dogs and loves to meet the dogs her
TOOTSIE'S BED AND BREAKFAST was
the first bed and breakfast in Washington County and still one of the
best bargains in Maine. There are three rooms and a shared bath.
Smoking is permitted and it is open year-round. Well-behaved dogs
can stay here.
BEACH HOUSE SUITES, two
waterfront suites—one upper, one lower—offer views of Penobscot Bay and
are a short walk from the town pier, shops, and eateries. One dog per
suite is permitted, provided he is quiet, housebroken, and not left
BAY LEAF COTTAGES & BISTRO
says it offers all the charm of a B & B without the cost. It's
situated in a park-like setting in the fragrant pines overlooking
Penobscot Bay. This is a pet friendly facility
PINE GROVE COTTAGES welcomes dogs for no extra charge. Amenities here include cable TV, heat and air conditioning, telephones, and barbecue grills.
MACHIAS MOTOR INN welcomes dogs, but not cats. Here you'll find
water views, air-conditioning, and an on-site restauarant along with
easy accessibility to downtown and ARV trails.
MICNAC FARM GUEST HOUSES AND GARDNER HOUSE permits animals
inside its guest cabins. The three cabins and farmhouse are surrounded
by 50 acres of forest and meadow; each cabin has two double beds, a
full bathroom, knotty-pine walls, a dining area, and kitchenette.
THE RED BARN MOTEL offers
waterfront accommodations along with cable TV, smoking rooms, and a
friendly, courteous staff. Your K-9 companion is welcome.
ACADIA PINES CHALETS offer three chalet-style
cottages near Somes Sound. Spread out on seven acres near Echo Lake,
the cottages can accommodate six people. Living areas have cathedral
ceilings, fully equipped kitchens, private decks, and fire places. Dogs are considered on a case-by-case basis.
CANINE COUNTRY CLUB
is a state-of-the art kennel with 54 runs in a 12,000 square-foot
facility. Floors have radiant heat, and there's even a doggie septic
system to control odors. Most dogs stay overnight though day care is
YELLOW BIRCH FARM offers a cottage with one double and two twin
eds, a barbecue grill, a toaster, and a coffeemaker. Owner Gretchen
Gordon says there are lots of super places for a dog to run around and
BRASS FOX BED & BREAKFAST allows
dogs with prior approval during the off-season—the day after Columbus
Day through the Thursday before Memorial Day. The B&B is an 1830s
farmhouse that has been remodeled with antiques and tin ceilings. Each
guest room has a private bathroom and access to the deck.
NAVIGATOR MOTOR INN allows
pets in the room on the condition they're never left alone. The
Navigator has 81 rooms and five suites, all with refrigerators. There
is a restaurant on site
TRADE WINDS MOTOR INN welcomes
dogs in any of its 183 rooms. Many of these rooms have balconies and
views of the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse and Rockland Harbor. The
in-town location is near shops, restaurants, and museums.
SEVEN MOUNTAINS MOTEL provides a no-frills motel with 12 small rooms and fresh muffins each morning. Dogs are allowed with advance reservations.
OAKLAND SEASHORE CABINS AND MOTEL offers a private beach for guests with dogs.
SEVEN MOUNTAINS MOTEL provides a no-frills motel with 12 small rooms and fresh muffins each morning. Dogs are allowed with advance reservations.
welcomes pets in its Victorian Cottages. Each cottage has two bedrooms
with full and twin beds, a kitchen, heat, and supplied linens; they
share access to the property'svlarge lawns, gardens, and ocean views .
Cottages rent by the week only.
INN BRITANNIA allows in the
London Room well-behaved dogs weighing less than fifty pounds. This
historic inn offers ocean views, afternoon tea, and walks around the
property's five acres.
DOWNEAST COASTAL COTTAGE, a cozy one-room guesthouse is big
enough for two. The owners raise vegetables and offer reduced rates to
guests willing to help with the planting, weeding, and harvesting.
Flea-free and well-behaved dogs are welcome for an extra cleaning fee
BUCK'S HARBOR INN offers
six rooms and a suite, all with shared baths. It's open year round, and
dogs are "sometimes accepted" in the off-season. Call ahead. A full
breakfast is included; smoking is discouraged .
THE HIDEAWAY ON POCOMOONSHINE LAKE
are waterfront housekeeping cottages located at the headwaters of the
East Machias River. Each rental has a large screed-in porch, a living,
dining, and kitchen area, a full bathroom. and one or two bedrooms.
There are no extra fees for dogs.
ANNY'S TREETOP CONDO offers spacious rooms, a washer and dryer,
and plenty of privacy in a tucked away setting. Well-behaved dogs are
welcome at this second-floor condo located near downtown.
CAFE DRYDOCK & INN offers
visitors a convenient downtown location. Open year round, guests get
cooking facilities, free local calls, cable TV, and Internet access.
HARBOR VIEW MOTEL AND COTTAGES
overlooks bustling Southwest Harbor; Dogs are allowed in any of the
seven cottages and some of the motel rooms for an extra $9 per night,
$50 per week.
SEAWALL POINT, a
cozy cottage near Acadia's seawall and Wonderland Trail, welcomes pets.
Set on a lawn and surrounded by apple and evergreen trees, the secluded
cottage features a screened-in porch, simple country furnishings, and
one double and one twin bed.
THE MOORINGS INN, open year
round, is a quaint old inn with beautiful views and access to the
ocean. Guests get a free continental breakfast, cooking facilities,
fireplaces, and cable TV. You're welcome to bring your canine pal.
BOYCE'S MOTEL, open year round, is conveniently located
downtown. There are extended stay discounts, cable TV, and internet
access. You can bring your K-o consort.
FLANDERS BAY CABINS
affords wonderful view views across Frenchman Bay to the mountains of Mount
Desert Island. Cabins come with cooking facilities and there is
playground equipment. Your dog Spot will be treated as an honored guest.
ISLAND VIEW INN is
idyllically situated with splendid views of Frenchman Bay and the
dome-shaped mountains on Mount Desert Island. It has a private beach, a
nice wrap-around porch, and a setback well off Route One. Your pooch is
ACADIA GATEWAY MOTEL offers guests extended
stay discounts, cooking facilities, laundry facilities, free local
calls, internet access, and cable TV. Children are free and dogs are
ACADIA SUNRISE MOTEL starts
the day with coffee and donuts. Guests get cooking facilities, free
local calls, pool privileges, and cable TV. Their mutts stay free.
ISLEVIEW MOTEL AND COTTAGES provides
guests free continental breakfasts, free local calls, cable TV and
Internet access. Their canine companions are welcome here.
PARSONS' OCEANFRONT COTTAGES,
three of them, share access to a private pebble teach. An extra fee of
$10 per night or $50 a week will give your dog access to the cottages
SUMMER COTTAGE accommodates
up to four people with two bedrooms, a bathroom, a kitchen/living room
area, a TVVCR, a deck overlooking the Lubec Channel, a microwave, a
coffeemaker, and a barbecue grill. Dogs and cats are both welcome.