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Every Possible Amenity for a Dream Family Vacation and Only 1/2 Mile to Town!

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Last updated: 10/15/2014

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  • Pets considered:No
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St. Michaels house description

Located on the outskirts of the town proper of St. Michaels, this fantastic family vacation compound provides everything you need for a true Eastern Shore getaway. This lovingly restored farmhouse has a brand new gourmet kitchen, 5 bedrooms, cozy den with fireplace and a screened porch with gas fireplace to warm you on those breezy summer or early fall mornings. There is plenty of room for everyone to spread out, play games in the casual dining room or enjoy coffee and plan the day overlooking the formal garden. Enjoy the new gazebo, a perfect backdrop for capturing some treasured family photos!

The grounds are lush with mature landscaping, plenty of privacy, centuries old trees for shade on those hot summer afternoons, and room to roam for the little ones.
The newly restored barn supplies endless opportunities for your kids or kids at heart--game tables, air hockey and foosball. Work off the crab cakes and ice cream with the Vectra gym and rowing equipment!
The pool is flanked with a poolhouse, complete with changing area and two full baths for showering after a swim or a day on the water, and kitchenette for your favorite beverages. The hot tub is open seasonally for your enjoyment as well.
The deep water slip has easy access to the Miles River and St. Michaels harbor, and kayaks are included with this property to explore the smaller creeks and nature watch on a peaceful morning. Like a good Captain, the owners have taken meticulous care to ensure your enjoyment of this home--previous guests will appreciate the continual upgrades including new pool furniture, fully redone steps in the barn, and other improvements. This home offers something for everyone!
Please note hot tub has been winterized and is not open Dec-April.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2729 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Not Allowed

      Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

      Other Amenities

          • Additional Amenities Linens and Towels Provided (Summer Season Only) (1) Tandem Kayak Included (2) Medium Size Kayaks - 175# or less (1) Stand Up paddle Board Hot tub is seasonal only--closes October 1 Dock Information--100 foot, L-shaped dock water and 30 amp electricity with hubbel fitting, 6 feet MLW. Owner keeps sailboat at long end of dock. Guest slips are the interior slips. Miles River Access Pool Table/ Game Room TV's in living room, game room and kids room Stereo/Bose Radio Home gym in game room Weekly only Whole House Fan in upstairs of Barn. Barn not heated Outdoor Firepit 1/2 Mile to town proper of St. Michaels ...moreless


          • DVD Player
          • Foosball
          • Games
          • Ping Pong Table
          • Pool Table
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television


          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Boating
          • Horseshoes
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Shopping
          • Shuffleboard
          • Sight Seeing
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining
              • Seating for 10 people


              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Fitness Room / Equipment
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove


              • Bicycles
              • Deck / Patio
              • Kayak / Canoe
              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub
              • Private Pool


              Write a review 4.7
              from 24 traveler reviews
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              • Mason's

                "Love this place for a lazy alfresco afternoon lunch"

              • Brasserie Brightwell

                "The outdoor covered patio/bar is always a happening place. Great wood fired meals."

              • Olde Towne Creamery & Dessert

                "Walking around Easton and need a treat - convenient and great homemade big boppers"

              • Out of the Fire

                "Organic, local cooking - great pizzas, lots of sulfite free wine!"

              • Scossa

                "The outdoor covered patio is marvelous in summer and fall. Enjoy some regional Italian cook..."

              • Academy Art Museum

                "Local, Regional Art, Classes, Lectures"

              • Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

                "Great waterfront outdoor museum. Lots of stuff for adults, kids - grab crab cakes and fries..."

              • Avas Pizzeria & Win

                "Love their large welcoming bar - good for families, kids or grown ups only. A great private..."

              • Town & Country Wine Liquor Etc

              • eastons farmers market

                "One of the best local farmers markets on Saturday morning - local music, great coffees, prod..."

              • Tidewater Inn

                "Love their outdoor dining patio with fireplace for happy hour and appetizers"

              • Avalon Theatre

                "We love this historic theater for their great local, regional and national attractions. The..."

              • Town Dock Restaurant

                "Casual waterfront dining with spectacular views of St Michaels harbor. Specializing in seafo..."

              • Crab Claw

                "Touristy a bit but fun because on the water and you crack crabs and drink beer. "

              • Marcoritaville Tiki Bar & Grill

                "Big fun menu, good sushi, large drinks and wonderful outdoor tiki deck on main street in St...."

              • Waterfowl Festival Inc

              • the preppy redneck

                "Fun local store, the name says it all."

              58 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              5 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Route 50
              5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              76 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Ocean City

              During the War of 1812, St. Michaels gained its name as 'the town that fooled the British'. The residents of St. Michaels, having been forewarned that British barges were positioned on the waters to attack with cannon fire, hoisted lanterns into the trees above the city. This first successful 'blackout' fooled the British into overshooting the town's houses and shipyards. Only one house, forever since known as Cannonball House, was struck.

              The industry was largely concentrated around shipbuilding and seafood packing, and there are several museums and cultural centers that nod to this heritage. However, today St. Michaels enjoys primarily a healthy tourism industry as guests come from far and near to enjoy all the wonderful things this charming town has to offer. Many will also recognize St. Michaels as the backdrop of several popular movies, including 'The Wedding Crashers'.


              Manager info

              About: Property Manager since 2004. Locally owned and professionally managed we bring the value to your vacation investment!

              Why St. Michaels:
              Eastern Shore Vacation Rentals treats your vacation as an important investment. We are professionals. Managing vacation rentals is all we do! We oversee every facet of the home and this property has complied with and/or exceeded our firm's most stringent amenity guidelines. Things go wrong and even the most diligent preventative care can't prevent the unexpected. Consider what will happen if something goes wrong during your stay? Will the firm be able to move you to another home? If renting by owner, do they have a backup plan? ESVR has an extensive and loyal vendor network and can address most problems swiftly. The house is not your whole vacation. You've selected the perfect property—now what? Do you just want to arrive to a key under the doormat, or have a guest services department that can help you plan your vacation.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Whether this is your first time or the 5th, ESVR spends a great deal of time making sure that you not only rent from us, but enjoy all the things the area has to offer! We have an exclusive vendor network for everything from boat rentals delivered to your dock to paddle boards, charters and cruises at our disposal to help you make the most of your vacation. And because we are the largest vacation rental firm in the area, we can offer you discounts on everything from ice cream to golf! We offer value, not the lowest price. When comparing the cost of an ESVR home, be sure you are comparing apples to apples. ESVR includes everything from linens and bath towels, pet fees, cleaning and more so you are not nickeled and dimed after finding that 'great deal'.

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              VRBO #27321

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              This listing was first published here in 2003.

              Date last modified - Sunday, December 28, 2014


              5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

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              Member since: 2003
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within a few days
              • Response rate: 20%
              • Calendar last updated: 10/15/2014
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