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Green Heron Retreat - Minutes From Annapolis, Md

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type bed & breakfast
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Nestled Paradise -minutes From Everything

At Green Heron Retreat we pride ourselves on hospitality. We look forward to sharing our magnificent views of the Dividing and Buckingham creeks leading to the Magothy.

Green Heron Retreat (GHR) offers a 260 degree waterfront view. Water and nature abounds. 10 minutes to downtown Annapolis, 20 minutes to BWI Airport, 30 minutes to Baltimore, 45 minutes to DC. GHR is great for couples, solo adventurers, bird enthusiast and business travelers. Come for serenity, stay for the comfort.

We have a rescue cat and a Service Dog but they do not have access to your private space.

More Details

Owner
Maureen Morris
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 16, 2017

About Maureen Morris

My first words to you are Welcome. I enjoy friendly people and welcome you to enjoy our hospitality while being surrounded by the beautiful nature you will see at Green Heron Paradise.

My husband, Bill, and I both grew up in Annapolis and fell in love with the water and the people. We bought this spectacular site as a marina that was converted to a private residence. Bill, a Custom Home builder had the vision to move the existing Marina structure via crane off pilings on the water onto the beautiful foundation you see today. Please ask him to tell you the story.

I enjoy cooking, entertaining and travel after retiring from the Airline Industry after 19 years. Currently, I am a Realtor licensed in the state of Maryland.

We love to make time for people, housing, boating and travel.

We have a rescue cat and a Service Dog but they do not have access to your private space.

Maureen Morris purchased this bed and breakfast in 2014

Amenities

Arnold Bed And Breakfast Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bed & breakfast
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size Temperpedic bed with private bath and barista bar. Mini refig and all the comforts of home
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Beautiful waterfront retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had such a relaxing stay! The hosts were so welcoming and accommodating. The room and bathroom were beautiful and clean and we had everything we needed to enjoy our time. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely couple. Happy Anniversary and please send us a picture of your baby girl when she arrives. Always the best to you.
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5

5 Star Perfection

  • 5 of 5

Our stay with Maureen and Bill was nothing short of a spectacular experience. The house and guest suite are immaculate and very comfortable. The location is very convenient to BWI and Annapolis, not to mention beautiful as it is surrounded on three sides by water.

Maureen and Bill themselves are the very best of hosts: kind, generous, and thoughtful. They were always available if we needed them, and perfectly happy if we did not! We will certainly stay with them again on our next trip to MD.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It's as beautiful as the pictures make it look!

  • 5 of 5

Sometimes you see a VRBO pic, but you get there and realize the place you've rented isn't anywhere as nice as the pictures led you to believe. Not so with the Green Heron Retreat! Inside & out, it's fantastic - beautiful decor inside, and you're surrounded by water, boats and incredible scenery when you relax outside. You get the entire 3rd floor - very large bedroom, bathroom, and a dining area with great views. Maureen & Bill go out of their way to make your stay a wonderful one ... they couldn't be nicer!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dan and Mary Ann are so delightful. Bill and I enjoyed their company and would welcome them back ANYTIME! PS, Mary Ann, please remember to check out the Whole 30 Program. If have any questions, do not hesitate to call me. All the best, Maureen
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5

The Green Heron is cozy and nice.

  • 5 of 5

Need a retreat? On the water? With beautiful sunsets? Go to The green Heron. Need sleep? Lots of peaceful time to rest and relax? Go to The Green Heron. It was everything we needed , hoped for and more. Go to you guessed it, The Green Heron!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow. Richard. What a nice review. Thank you and welcome to all that need a retreat. You two are so lovely. It was a pleasure meeting you both. I wish you happiness in days to come with recovery after the loss of her sister.Always the best. Maureen
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5

Beautiful comfortable and very enjoyable.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful spot and lovely fun hosts. Waking up to the sunrise on the water was serene. Very comfortable accommodations and beautiful home. Maureen and Bill are warm and gracious hosts who made our stay very special.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

The best place to stay near Annapolis.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Craig was a perfect Guest. Hope his wife can join him on his next reunion at the Naval Academy. Please thank him for his services to our country.
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
BWI
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Mother's, Mezzaanote ,Park Place, Brian Boru, etc
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Bay Hillls
Nearest Train
16 Miles
BWI Amtrac and metro
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Route 2 Route 50
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Several High and medium priced
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.