Good News for Out-Of-State Visitors!

Good News for Out-Of-State Visitors!

The Governor’s office has released new, less-restrictive guidance for out-of-state visitors with regard to COVID-19 restrictions: “As of May 1, 2021, Maine no longer requires proof of a negative test or quarantine for travelers to the state. If one or more states see a spike in cases of highly contagious COVID-19 variants, Maine will apply … Read More

Are Vehicle Reservations Required?

Are Vehicle Reservations Required?

Visitors to Acadia National Park will need a vehicle reservation to drive up the Cadillac Summit Road during sunrise and daylight hours for the 2021 summer season. Details about reservation dates, costs, and sales procedures have not been finalized. Vehicle reservations will NOT be required for the Sand Beach Entrance corridor in 2021, however. While … Read More

“EARLY BIRD SPECIAL”

“EARLY BIRD SPECIAL”

Plan your summer or fall vacation early.  Get a special rate of 15% off when you make your reservations NOW for any stay from May through October 2021. Offer expires February 28, 2021.  Use promo code EARLY2021 when making your reservation.  Offer only good by booking directly on this website.  REMINDER: This year Acadia National … Read More

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

For our many blessings, we give thanks.  Wishing you and yours a very happy Thanksgiving from Bruce, Cheryl and the Mira Monte staff.

“Sweet Suites” for Winter!

“Sweet Suites” for Winter!

Relax and enjoy a few days in our “Sweet Suites”, some with kitchenettes and fireplaces, for some holiday fun and getaways!  Bar Harbor is a “winter wonderland” from November through March. Most people are unaware that the Mira Monte Suites are behind the main inn and open all through the winter at reduced rates!  As … Read More

Leaf Season is Here!

Leaf Season is Here!

According to Maine’s website, leaf season won’t reach the island for a few more weeks.  We have it on good authority (our own eyes) that fall has already arrived in  spectacular fashion!  We only have a few remaining openings available for October, so this is effectively “last call for fall.”  We hope to see you … Read More

Massachusetts Visitors Exempt from Testing or Quarantine

Massachusetts Visitors Exempt from Testing or Quarantine

The Mills Administration announced today that, effective immediately, travelers from Massachusetts are exempt from the requirement to get a negative COVID-19 test or quarantine for 14 days.   This is great news for our guests from MA- there’s still time to book in time for leaf-peeping season!

High Season for Leaf Peeping in Acadia is Mid-October

High Season for Leaf Peeping in Acadia is Mid-October

Leaf Peeping Season is almost here!  Summer is quickly drawing to a close in Acadia- there’s a new chill in the air and, though rare, a few of the trees around the park are already starting to show their fall colors.  High season for viewing typically starts the second week in October, and we’re already … Read More

Acadia Bike Discounts Available for Mira Monte Guests!

Acadia Bike Discounts Available for Mira Monte Guests!

Acadia Bike offers a $3.00 per person discount on their already budget-friendly rates for rentals.  Acadia Bike caters to families, providing a huge selection of children’s bikes, tag-along attachments and child trailers. You can ride directly into Acadia National Park or use one of their convenient car racks; the free Island Explorer Bicycle Express shuttle … Read More

Visiting Acadia In October?  Vehicle Reservation Needed

Visiting Acadia In October? Vehicle Reservation Needed

The National Park Service has developed a vehicle reservation system to reduce traffic and parking congestion so visitors can plan ahead and have a more enjoyable visit to Acadia National Park. As a pilot to prepare for the 2021 season, reservations will be required for vehicles to enter the Sand Beach Entrance and Cadillac Summit … Read More