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Thinking about moving? Bar Harbor is a great place to live, work, and play. Bar Harbor is the heart and soul of Maine's coastal heritage. Nestled between the mountains of Acadia National Park and the crystal blue Atlantic Ocean, the town of Bar Harbor is a vibrant and historic community of artists, writers, lobster fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts.

Located on Mount Desert Island, the third largest island on the eastern seaboard, Bar Harbor has enchanted visitors throughout the ages with its incredible natural beauty, cultural traditions, and endless opportunities for recreation. On the shores of Frenchman Bay, Bar Harbor offers the charm of a small Maine fishing village with a wide range of services, accommodations, restaurants, activities, shopping, and cultural heritage. Surrounded on three sides by the mountains of Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor is a great place to live and work and offers an exceptional quality of life. Outdoor activities like walking, hiking, biking, kayaking, and watching wildlife are popular pastimes of Bar Harbor residents especially because Acadia National Park is just minutes away.

Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park have something for everyone. Great schools, amenities and services, arts and culture and quality of life all set against the backdrop of the most picturesque scenery you will find anywhere make Bar Harbor one of the best places to live and raise a family.

Our region provides some of Bar Harbor features a variety of unique housing options including single family homes, condominiums, and rental properties.
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Birch Bay Village is the area’s premier retirement community overlooking Frenchman Bay on Mount Desert Island. Bordering Acadia National Park, this vibrant community has a rich assortment of recreational activities close at hand. There are hiking and carriage trails, restaurants, an 18-hole golf course, museums, shopping, symphonies, art galleries, theaters, and restaurants just a short van ride away! Well organized social gatherings including summer barbecues, year round educational events, cultural outings, and an array of satisfying activities are offered for you to enjoy at your leisure. Scheduled transportation is available to assist with shopping, errands and other group excursions. Experience easy living and enjoy more free time. Upkeep on the buildings and grounds is included so you can spend your days on more leisurely pursuits. The campus includes cottages and apartments for people looking for independent living; there is Residential Care (both long and short-term), with quality memory care services, as well. Birch Bay is affiliated with MDI Hospital, an established, award winning critical care facility. We are devoted to making it easy for you to enjoy the best days of your life.

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59 Cottage Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
(207) 288-2881