Harborside Hotel, Spa & Marina

Nestled on picturesque Frenchman’s Bay, the Harborside Hotel, Spa & Marina has made a name for itself as one of the premier downtown Bar Harbor hotels. With 193 superb accommodations, stellar amenities and authentic “Down East” hospitality, the Harborside has everything you need to create an unforgettable Bar Harbor visit.

Activities abound in beautiful Bar Harbor. Experience the stunning beauty of Acadia National Park, located just minutes away, or take advantage of the sophisticated dining, clay tennis courts, fitness center, oceanfront pool and pampering spa services at the nearby Bar Harbor Club.

Harborside Hotel, Spa & Marina Accommodations

Hotel Reservation Deadline: August 27, 2024 (earlier if room block fills)

Reservations received after the Reservation Deadline will be based on availability and may also be subject to the prevailing hotel room rate. Please book early, as rooms may sell out before the deadline.

Room Options (subject to 9% State Tax per night):
Various Rooms are available under the DOWNEAST OPHTHALMOLOGY SYMPOSIUM ROOM BLOCK ranging in price from $322.00 to $435.00.


  1. REGISTER ONLINE Click on “Book Now” and enter dates between 9/26/24 and 9/29/24 – Under Code Type select – “Group/Block Code” and under “Code” enter 2156328. (Note: This link is for registered attendees only. Others must book outside our block. Exhibitors, please contact Shirley Goggin at 207-445-2260 for information on booking your accommodations.)
  2. CALL 1-800-328-5033 and tell them you are with the Downeast Ophthalmology Symposium Room Block # 2156328, September 26-29 to get our group rates.

A credit card number is required to make your reservation. Cancellations must be made seven (7) days prior to arrival date to avoid penalty. Check-in time is 4:00pm; Check-out time is 11:00am. Please note that the Harborside Hotel and Marina is a non-smoking hotel.

NOTE: An email confirmation from the Hotel will be sent to you when your reservation has been made. Rates will be subject to a discounted $15 taxable resort fee per room, per night (this has been discounted from the standard rate for our group). If you do not receive an email confirmation from the hotel after making your reservation, please contact the Harborside Hotel Reservations at 1-800-328-5033 to confirm your registration.