Bar Harbor, located on Mount Desert Island, is dubbed "Your Maine Destination" for obvious reasons. Guests of Bar Harbor lodging are lured by the region's unmistakable mystique that's drawn visitors for well over 100 years. Originally named "Eden" by early European settlers, Bar Harbor is a place noted for romance and adventure. Bar Harbor lodging sets guests amongst a majestic rock-bound coast with towering granite cliffs. At Acadia National Park guests of Acadia vacation rentals have all the advantages of the great outdoors including hiking, biking, rock climbing, and fishing. Guests of Bar Harbor rentals discover the list of activities just doesn't end as whale watching, music festivals, fine dining, sailing, and so much more are all at their disposal.