Acadia Gateway Motel
Home away from home
Acadia Gateway Motel
Welcome to Acadia Gateway Motel & Cottages, we are family run for 17 years and situated on 66 acres of land surrounded by woods. Acadia Gateway Motel is located in Trenton, Maine less than a 20 minute drive from Acadia National Park and the Bar Harbor town center on Route 3. We are a 2 minute drive from the Island Explorer Bus.
We have spacious outdoor areas with picnic tables and grills upon request. Each accommodation offers air-conditioning, heat, hair dryers, a private bathroom and a mini fridge/microwave available upon request. Most rooms have coffee makers; we invite all our guests to grab a fresh hot cup of coffee and donut in our reception area starting at 7:00 AM till 10:00 AM. Our reception desk closes at 22:00. Across the street is delicious dining, Acadia Lobster & BBQ Co., headed by three Mainers who expanded their operations and serve locals as well as travelers. Their dining provides a taste of authenticity: steamed or grilled lobsters, fried haddock, mussels, creamy clam chowder, etc. and caters to preferred diets with varieties: veggie burger, Texas-style brisket, tacos, etc. Across the street from the cottages guests benefit from the convenience of a gas station and deli establishment to purchase ice for coolers, snacks, and light bites + refreshments.
We are conveniently situated:
Bar Harbor Golf Course is 0.6 mi
Scenic Flights of Acadia is 3 mi
Wild Acadia Fun Park & Water Slides is only 7 minutes walking distance
Schoodic Point is 35 minutes drive
Timber Tina's Great Maine Lumberjack Show is 2 min drive
LL Bean shopping outlet is 3 mi.
Notes Left Behind
We enjoyed our brief visit at your motel. I also want to commend Lorna for cleaning our Rm. 22 she did a great job. If we are ever back in your area we will make reservations with you.
Beautiful stay. Nice and quiet. Beautiful view out back too.
Next year, if in Maine we'll stay here. Thank you again.
My daughter and I want to thank you for your hospitality. We will be telling everyone about our wonderful stay + your generosity and warm welcome.