Bar Harbor

Morning Glory: 12 Best Starts to the Day Across Opal Destinations

Across Opal, Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Lake Placid, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks|

Ahh, mornings. One of the most exciting aspects of travel

How to Navigate Acadia National Park’s New Vehicle Reservations System

Active, Bar Harbor, Experiences, Family, New England Coast|

Here’s what you need to know about how to make a vehicle reservation online and common questions about the process answered.

Top Things to Do in Bar Harbor from May to August

Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Beach, Experiences, Family, Food & Drink, New England Coast, Opal Moments|

From fine arts and classical music to hiking and picnics, summers in Bar Harbor, Maine, are always a well-rounded affair.

Opal Unpacked: Unwrapping The Best Guest Moments of 2021

Across Opal, Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Key West, Lake George, Lake Placid, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island|

Opal Unpacked is unwrapping the top #MyOpalMoment posts shared by guests in 2021. Here’s a look back at 21 posts, across each of our 21 properties that highlight your year of fun and fabulous times with Opal. Did your post make it into this year’s top moments? 

Your Guide to the Best of Maine’s Fall Foliage

Across Opal, Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, New England Coast|

Looking for a little getaway with a lot of fall

5 Unique Ways to Get Your Fall Foliage Fix in Bar Harbor

Active, Bar Harbor, Experiences|

Excited to see this year’s fall foliage in Maine but looking for a way to switch it up? Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park have endless unique ways to view the fall foliage, here are five to start with!

QUIZ: Your Next Opal Collection Destination

Across Opal, Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Beach, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Destination Guides, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Key West, Lake George, Lake Placid, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island, Where to Stay|

With 21 unique Opal Collection properties dotting the East Coast from Bar Harbor, Maine to the Florida Keys, we’re sure this quick quiz will lead you to an amazing trip, and possibly add a few new items to your bucket list.

6 of The Best Botanical Gardens in the US & Opal Destinations

Across Opal, Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Health & Wellness, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Key West, Lake George, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

Pop art woven among blooms, a royal garden cultivated for a king, and a Japanese-style sanctuary reimagined for the craggy coast of Maine. Consider seeking out these best botanical gardens rooted to Opal destinations for a much-needed breath of fresh air.

Your Gourmet, Stone-Cooked Pizza Primer from the Pros at Opal Restaurants

Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, New England Coast, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

Think pizza-making may not require the same skill as, say,

Opal’s Guide to Stocking Your Home Bar for the Fall Season

Across Opal, Bar Harbor, Food & Drink|

Say sayonara to the spiked seltzers, palomas, mojitos, and crisp white wines of summer, and hello to some of our fall favorites – whiskeys, rum, liqueurs, and seasonal beers and wines – to start stocking up within your own bar.