Harbor View Motel and Cottages
11 Ocean Way - PO Box 701
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
Reservations: 207-244-5031
800-538-6463 inside the US 
email:  harborview.swh@myfairpoint.net
Joe and Lorraine Saunders - Owners
Lynn Parsons - Office Manager

HomeRates & Reservations | Property Layout | Cottages | Motel Rooms & Efficiencies | Virtual Tours | Southwest Harbor Map & Activities

Harbor View Motel and Cottages has been welcoming guests since 1955 to Southwest Harbor, Maine  the "quietside" of Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island.  We offer lodging that's reasonable and close to everything.   Our property is situated on the shores of the beautiful harbor all backdropped by mountains, islands, and fishing piers... a perfect place for your Maine Coast vacation for memories of a lifetime.  We are also a short walk to SW Harbor's Great Harbor Marina.  We offer a private beach on the harbor which can be accessed via our stairs.  You will find that we offer casual lodging where it's easy to kick up your feet and relax; after all you are on vacation in Maine, the way life should be.  Our lodging puts you within walking distance to the downtown village which is quaint and inviting with it's outdoor cafe's, unique shops, casual and fine restaurants, and various activities.  You are just minutes from Southwest Harbor's premier attractions such as Acadia's Seawall which provides endless beauty of granite beaches that jet out into the ocean as well as picnic areas and restroom facilities.  You'll also be near Bass Harbor Head Light which captivates the attention of visitors and photo enthusiasts from all parts of the World as it sits on top the edge on a majestic pink granite ledge carved out by the sea thousands of years ago.    Free Shuttle Bus Service in the busy summer months around the island and Downeast Maine


Motel Rooms

We have 21 motel rooms, 3 are efficiencies, 9 have decks on the water overlooking the harbor.  Plus, one is is 3rd floor efficiency apartment with a deck just about at the water's edge.  Some of our rooms have telephones for outgoing calls.  All have cable TV, tub and shower baths and extra linens. Our motel rooms offer daily housekeeping with fresh linens.  We have an ice machine for your convenience as well as a soda machine at the office area. Some of the rooms are pet friendly. 
photo gallery & virtual tours

Private Cottages

We have 7 fully equipped vacation cottages which sleep 1 to 6 persons that are located on the water and around the court yard with decks and harbor views.  All have full kitchens equipped with a coffee pot, cable TV and extra linens. We also provide fresh linens during your stay for your convenience.  Private cottages are available for weekly rentals.  They are also pet friendly.
photo gallery & virtual tours

"Good to be here again"  The  Pratts, New Hampshire "Nice view and very clean" The Crist Family, Pennsylvania
"We love this place" The Nettos, South Carolina "Great! We'll be back" The Grays, Maine
"Great" The Dutters - England "Beautiful views" The Shupes, Florida
"Awesome"  The Bergs - New York "Friendly family atmosphere" The Coopers, Canada

Blueberry muffins...a local favorite.  Our motel room guests may enjoy our continental breakfast which features homemade muffins full of fresh locally grown blueberries along with juices, coffee, tea & hot chocolate.  You can dine on our patio or you can sit at one of the picnic tables that are along our waterfront property and enjoy the views.  

 Harbor View Motel and Cottages Copyright 2008.  All rights reserved

Web Site Design & Development by downeastmaineonline.com