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    Tired of driving or finding a place to park? Primrose Place is the place for you. Our 10 simple and immaculate accommodations are easy to find and are located perfectly in downtown Bar Harbor. We offer free parking and free wireless internet. Leave your car and walk to all the fun things that make Bar Harbor one of the best resort towns in the country. You will be pleasantly surprised.
  • Location, location, location!

    Primrose Place is located in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor. When staying with us, you will be just a leisurely stroll away from all of the wonderful restaurants, shops, galleries, museums and activities that make Bar Harbor a world-class destination. Additionally, we are just a few minutes from the entrance to Acadia National Park (by car or the free Island Explorer bus) and its miles of renowned carriage roads for enjoying hiking, biking, running, leisurely walks and even carriage rides.
  • Owner

    The owner, Melissa Collier DeVos bought the former Aurora Inn in June of 2015. Melissa has been in the lodging business for 27 years. She and her family owned and operated the Bar Harbor Motel on Eden Street. In January of 2012 they sold the motel and Melissa purchased the Primrose Inn Bed and Breakfast and then in 2015 purchased the former Aurora Inn and renovated the property and changed the name to Primrose Place. Melissa and her staff look forward to serving the thousands of guests from all over the world and assist in their quest to relax and recharge.
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Privacy Policy

Our Mission

At Primrose Place, we are dedicated to protecting your privacy and safeguarding your personally identifiable information.

Information Collection

Our main purpose in collecting your personal information is to provide you with a streamlined experience in making reservations at Primrose Place. We only collect information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this. Personally identifiable information is only obtained when making a reservation. All identifiable information provided will not be disclosed to anyone unless we are specifically requested to do so. Primrose Place does not give or sell to anyone any information we collect on our site.

We sometimes use data collection devices such as "cookies" on certain pages of the Site to measure effectiveness and safety. A "cookie" is a small file that gets placed on your harddrive that helps us provide our services. You are free to decline cookies if you choose too.


At Primrose Place, we take security seriously. When users make a reservation we use every precaution to safe guard it online and offline.

Your payment and personal information is always safe. Our Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software is the industry standard and encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet.

Policy Modifications

Primrose Place may amend this Privacy Statement from time to time in order to meet changes in the regulatory environment, business needs, or to satisfy the needs of our guests, properties, strategic marketing partners, and service providers.