Asticou Inn

Join our hospitality team at the Asticou Inn & Restaurant on Mount Desert Island, Maine!

The Asticou Inn has been welcoming guests from around the world since 1883 to enjoy the quiet village of Northeast Harbor and its stunning landscape. It is the perfect jumping off point for experiencing Mount Desert Island whether by foot, bicycle, or car.

Overlooking the picturesque waters of Northeast Harbor, Maine. Our location has convenient access to many of Mount Desert Island’s most treasured attractions. Acadia National Park, Thuya Garden, and the Asticou Azalea Garden are each just a short walk away.

More about Asticou Inn

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Northeast Harbor, Maine

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We pride ourselves on carrying on the tradition of the Asticou Inn; with sweeping lawns that reach to the Atlantic on one side and trails leading into Acadia National Park on the other.

We are seeking employees that are as enthusiastic about our location as we are and have a desire to share it with our many guests. 

The Inn opens mid-May and closes the end of October.

We have 48 rooms: 31 in the main inn and 17 in adjacent cottages. 

Our restaurant serves three meals a day both inside and outside on our deck. We even have a lounge and bar for both our Inn and public guests to relax and take in the view.

The Asticou Inn is known for our events from weddings to fundraising galas.  

Room and Board

Employees may reside in our on-site housing.  Rooms are shared, as are bathrooms. 

Three meals per day are served in our employee lounge. 

Laundry facilities are also in the lounge area as is cable TV.  All areas of our property have free WiFi. 

As many of our employees live adjacent to our guest rooms, employees are expected to be quiet, respectful, and courteous at all times. 

Getting Here and Getting Around

Fly to Boston or Bangor and take a bus (http://www.concordcoachlines.com/) or shuttle (http://www.barharborbangorshuttle.com/) to Bar Harbor, Maine. 

Employees not arriving by car can be met in Bar Harbor with advance notice. 

Getting around the island without a car is possible thanks to the free Island Explorer (http://www.exploreacadia.com).

For Fun

Mount Desert Island is an exciting place to be during the summer months; opportunities abound. 

It is a great place for outdoor activities: hiking, cycling, kayaking, rock climbing, paddle boarding, swimming, fishing, and sailing.

Things to look forward to include watching the sunrise on Cadillac Mountain (where the sun hits the United States first each day), whale watching (there is nothing like watching a humpback breaching completely out of the water) and eating lobster on the beach! 

There are many cultural activities in the area, including music festivals, theatrical performances and movies.

Our Jobs

We are seeking employees in all areas of our hotel and restaurant operation:

  • Housekeeping
  • Front Desk
  • Culinary
  • Dining Room
  • ​Bar
  • Maintenance Staff  

All of our positions require superior customer service skills and a willingness to go above and beyond.  If you love to work hard, enjoy outdoor activities, and thrive working as a team the Asticou Inn is the place for you. 

Preference is given to employees that can work until the end of the season.  

How to Apply

Please complete our on-line application