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Originally Built by a Us Congressman; Now Renovated for Large Family Getaway

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Last updated: 01/14/2015

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Easy to love but hard to leave! Where to start? Originally built as a Washington DC getaway for a U.S. Congressman, Hard to Leave is now owned by a family with many aunts, uncles and cousins and is renovated into a vacation mecca for multiple generations. Private pool, private dock, private tennis court,7+ BRs on over 7 acres. Shaded yard with adirondacks overlooking Church Creek is the perfect landing for the evening bocce ball tournament. Non tournament players simply enjoy a round of Marco Polo while waiting for the burgers to grill poolside. No need to leave the property except possibly by water to enjoy the shoreline via kayak or boat - some could argue a round of golf at the Chesapeake Hyatt's Keith Foster Golf Course is a worthy distraction but you'll have to judge for yourself. Imagine this vacation destination compared to your last time at the beach and envision the difference - no crowds, no traffic, no peripheral noise except for nature's orchestra. Once you and your crew arrive everything you need is here - your playground is inherent to the property. There comes a time when you need take a leave from those vacations that leave you tired and spent. The combination of many indoor private and public spaces with outdoor activities and acreage provide a retreat that leaves everyone with a good feeling. Be a hero and book Hard to Leave - your family and friends will thank you.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 5917 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22, Beds for 22

Other Amenities

  • We offer value. 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, housekeeping, security deposit waiver and more so you are not nickeled and dimed after finding that 'great deal'. And many of our properties include amenities such as kayaks and bikes that boost the value even more!...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    300' of private waterfront with dock...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Jan 5 - May 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,352
Mid Season (Late Spring)
May 16 - Jun 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$6,727
Peak Summer
Jun 16 - Sep 7, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,519
Mid Season (Fall)
Sep 8 - Oct 12, 2015
7 night min stay

$6,272

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

For less than weekly stays, please contact our office for a quote. Certain holidays and special events are subject to an increase. Pricing includes bed and bath linens, and all other fees except state and local taxes. Trip cancellation insurance is available at an additional cost. Until confirmed, prices are subject to change without notice.

50% due at time of reservation with balance due 30 days prior to arrival. Visa, MC, and Discover or e-check accepted.


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Location

80 Miles
Nearest Airport
BWI
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cambridge
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Hyatt Golf Course
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cambridge
67 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ocean City MD

Car: Necessary

One of the oldest towns in Maryland, this small town sits on the banks of the Choptank River. About an hour from the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Dorchester County boasts famous residents such as Harriet Tubman, the most famous of Underground Railroad 'conductors' who led dozens of enslaved people to freedom, and Sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Also, more Maryland governors are from this area than any other with the exception of Baltimore City! Explore Cambridge and surrounding Dorchester County's long history as an agricultural and canning powerhouse, and their boatbuilding and maritime heritage—there are several self-guided walking tours, driving tours, river excursions and museums to help you experience the stories and history. Called the 'Heart of Chesapeake Country' because of it's location and shape, there are 1700 miles of shoreline surrounding 39 percent of Maryland's wetlands in the area, providing endless opportunities for kayaking, biking, and exploring.

 

Manager info

About: Property Manager since 2004. Locally owned and professionally managed vacation brings you value to your vacation investment.

Why Cambridge:
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. Nevertheless, 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? ESVR has an extensive and loyal vendor network and can address most problems swiftly. The house is not your 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. ESVR views your vacation as an important investment in happiness – we are here for our clients 24/7!

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 #390476

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Date last modified - Tuesday, April 28, 2015

$4,352 - $7,519 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    22
  • Bedrooms
    7
  • Bathrooms
    7.5
  • Property type
    House
Manager
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
  • Manager indicates their response time is Within 2 days
  • Calendar last updated 01/14/2015
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Originally Built By a US Congressman; Now Renovated For Large Family Getaway

Cambridge #390476

7 BR  7.5 BA  Sleeps 22

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