Enjoy Family Activities in Bar Harbor
Traveling is immeasurably better when everyone is happy. We have designed these special family activities in Bar Harbor at the Acadia Inn to make your next vacation a hit for everyone. Our complimentary activities are catered to guests of all ages. For our younger guests, kid-friendly amenities such as scavenger hunts, bedtime stories and no-tear bath amenities are just the beginning. So relax, pop in your child’s favorite DVD and see how easy family travel can be!
Seasonal Guest Experiences
S’mores by the Firepit
Have you ever had a s’more? If you have, you already know they are a heavenly treat. If you haven’t, you must try one! In July and August, twice per week, we invite our guests to join us in the backyard to roast marshmallows by the fire pit. You can build a decadent treat of graham crackers, gooey marshmallows and chocolate with your whole family. We provide all the necessary tools so you can enjoy this family activity in Bar Harbor with everyone! July – September
Movies on the Lawn
Kick back, relax and enjoy a family-friendly movie under the stars! During July and August we offer movies on the lawn twice per week. Guests are invited to our backyard to view a movie on the big screen, and we provide chairs and blankets to keep your family warm and cozy! July – August
Fall Popcorn Bar
Popcorn, America’s favorite snack! Several days per week you can join us for our Popcorn Bar. Stop by with your kids, scoop your popcorn and mix it with your favorite treats. September –October
Guest Experience Packages
Children’s Bedtime Story Package
Choose your theme and a black bear, moose or seal stuffed animal with corresponding children’s book will be placed in your room while you are out enjoying the park! Sit down, relax and enjoy a story with your children after a long day of adventure. $30 per package. To book contact guest services.
Take a Hike!
Have your Acadia National Park Pass and Waterproof Acadia Trail Map ready and waiting for your arrival! Our Take a Hike experience includes a 7-day pass of access to over 47,000 acres of picturesque coastline, rugged mountains, peaceful lakes and vehicle-free carriage roads. The waterproof trail map of the park is the perfect guide for hiking the many mountain trails and exploring the park by bike on the miles of carriage roads. $35 per package pass is valid for one car/family.
Are your kids tired of sleeping on a cot while on vacation? Maybe you’re just tired of them hogging your cozy bed at the Acadia Inn! Book our Kids Kampout Package and turn bed time into an adventure! This package includes a small tent, lantern and padded mat for your child, plus they can take home their very own vacation critter! This fun family activity in Bar Harbor can be enjoyed without venturing outside of your room. $20 per package.