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Vacation house on large waterfront parcel ( 2+ acres), located in upscale Mill Creek neighborhood just north of the Naval Academy. Very private and a beautiful setting. Property is ideal for large families or informal social gatherings such as parties, reunions, weddings, etc. Property has significant waterfront frontage including: boat dock with 6 feet of deep water, driveway ramp into Mill Creek for launching power boats from trailer, boat house, and a sandy beach covered with large shade trees. Property also has a big level grass field for sports, games, tents, camping, car parking, etc.
House, 'The Briarpatch', is a large rustic 'A-frame' with 4 levels which sleeps 18 dormitory style, and has 2 full baths. House is comfortable but not luxurious. House is heated, air conditioned, and modestly furnished: - Main level: full bath, kitchen with exterior deck, and living room with large exterior deck overlooking the water. Living room has 3 large couches, one of which converts into a double bed. - Second level: full bath, and large room which contains 4 double beds and 6 individual pull down bunks. Pull down bunks designed for children or individuals less than125 pounds. - Third level “crow’s nest”: small space which contains 2 single mattresses, ideal for youngsters who can climb up the ladder. - Lower level: washer and dryer, additional refrigerator, storage, and utilities.
Mill Creek is home to numerous upscale waterfront properties with an abundance of sail and power boats, several marinas, and a popular waterfront restaurant uniquely designed for boaters. Mill Creek opens to the Chesapeake Bay just north of the Naval Academy. Additional pictures of subject property can be seen at: http://tinyurl.com/ly3trc3
Pets are acceptable but they must be leashed at all times when outdoors. Neighbors have 2 black labs, and another neighbor has a yellow lab.
Boat house contains several water kayaks, a canoe, a dinghy, inflatable rafts, paddles, life-jackets, and other water sports equipment which renters are welcome to use.
There are 2 fire pits: one on the beach and one beside the house. There is lots of firewood available for burning in the woods.
There is fishing and crabbing off the dock. 4 large crab traps are available for use - Chicken necks available in the freezer downstairs.
Owner's power boat is parked on a trailer near the boat house. Owner's 30 foot sailboat is moored at the end of the dock. If owner comes down to Annapolis for boating while property is rented, renters will be invited to go for a boat ride.
If you return the property in the same clean and orderly condition as it was when you checked-in, you will avoid a $200 cleaning fee. In addition to routine house cleaning, clean-up includes bagging all interior and exterior trash in large, black plastic bags (which are provided) and placing bags in lower level of the house. Sunday night trash must be taken to the top of our driveway for collection early Monday morning.
To finalize reservations, guests are requested to sign a standard 'Rental Agreement' which summarizes the applicable dates, security deposit, rent, and house rules.
Off season rates Oct 31 - Jan 5, 2015 2 night min stay
International Dance Apr 3 - Apr 5, 2015 2 night min stay
Ring Dance May 15 - May 17, 2015 2 night min stay
Commissioning week May 20 - May 25, 2015 5 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015 3 night min stay
Off season rates Oct 1 - Jan 1, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Friday
Rates are based on 13 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Renters pay a $500 Refundable Security Deposit. If renter cleans up and does their own laundry, a full refund will be returned. If sheets are left for me to do, I take $15/set out of the security deposit. I charge guests, what the maid charges me. $25/hour.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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