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Luxurious Historic Home in the Heart of Downtown Annapolis!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 7 & up to 9)

Pure Magic! You'll wake to the sound of church bells ringing from St. Mary's, ships horns as they depart from City Dock and horses hooves as they pull carriages through the charming historic streets of Annapolis.

This luxuriously decorated historic home was built in 1832 and has been fully renovated to bring out its original charm. Situated only one block from Main Street in downtown Annapolis, it is conveniently located to give you instant access to sightseeing, shopping, restaurants and bars, boat cruises, and Naval Academy activities. City Dock, at the bottom of the block, boasts commanding views of the Chesapeake, sail and motor boats of all sizes, and people watching galore! Its close proximity to St. Mary's, St. Anne's, First Presbyterian and the Naval Academy Chapel makes it ideal for wedding parties and guests.

The Maryland State Capital, Governors Mansion, Naval Academy and Navy-Marine Corp Stadium are all easily within walking distance...most within just five minutes. Baltimore (30 minutes) and Washington D.C. (45 minutes) also have a tremendous amount to offer during your time here - it's the perfect central location. METRO access (New Carrollton Station) is 20 minutes away and connects to AMTRAK as well.

Original heart-of-pine wood floors are located throughout the home, graced by many beautiful rugs. The fully renovated gourmet kitchen makes cooking and entertaining an absolute pleasure if you are so inclined, and don't forget to enjoy a glass of wine and perhaps a cigar as you sit by the fire-pit on the back patio. The local Farmers Market (at the bottom of the block) on Sundays will provide you with fresh, organic veggies, meats and breads from May through late-Nov. As winter approaches, cozy up in front of the wood-burning fireplace with a book from the fully stocked shelves located throughout the house. Enjoy Fall Festivals, Ghost Tours, Naval Academy football and of course, the world-famous Annapolis Boat Show. Entertaining is an absolute pleasure in this home - the multi-room high-quality sound system gives the house a warm, comfortable atmosphere year-round.

If your vacation includes work, settle down at the desk in the office/library. It has high-speed wireless internet for your personal computer. The office has an operational gas fireplace for added ambiance.

The home sleeps six comfortably in two queen beds and one full bed. The couch in the living room is also a very comfortable single bed alternative, and a queen-sized air mattress is available upon request.

Free passes are provided for on-street parking for one vehicle, and a covered parking ramp is easy walking distance for additional vehicles. If you have any special requirements or requests, I'll do my best to facilitate!

Both the home and Annapolis have something incredible to offer...all year long. This home is ideal for family gatherings, wedding parties, 'girls weekends', football season, Graduation, and sailing races! Use the link below to view upcoming events sponsored by the Historic Annapolis will help you take advantage of all the incredible events that Annapolis has to offer during your stay.

Please click on the calendar link on the right side of this page to check for availability during the next 1 year period. Feel free to inquire about events that are more than a year away too. I recommend that you to plan early...this house is always in high demand. Though if you're spontaneously planning a visit for this coming weekend, I welcome and encourage your adventurous spirit!! It's a no-brainer alternative to a hotel stay with all it has to offer.

I NEVER ask for payment via wire transfer. Any such request should be treated as fraud.


-- Commissioning Week 2015

-- Commissioning Week 2016

Please check back for changes or cancellations. Thanks!

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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017


Historic District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Floorboards
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Split-System Heating
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • 1st floor half bath, 2nd floor master bedroom has 3/4 bath with shower and toilet, 2nd floor also has full bath with tub/shower and toilet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Queen size Beds (2) (1 additional queen air mattress available upon request). $10 per person/per night fee applies for more than 7 people., Double Beds (1) Double bed located in 3rd floor dormer bedroom
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(91 traveler reviews)

Luxurious Historic Home in the Heart of Downtown Annapolis!
average rating of 4.945055 based on 91 reviews

Great Commissioning Week House!

  • 5 of 5

We walked back and forth to USNA for events throughout the week. Beautiful house, spacious, clean, everything you need.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything was great!

  • 5 of 5

Went with four college friends for a weekend at this house, and everything could not have gone better. The location really is amazing, and the decor of the house really makes you feel transported to an earlier era. It was stocked with everything we needed that you would otherwise find provided in a luxury hotel suite, and the book of directions told us everything we needed to know. Thank you to the owner for trusting us to take good care of the place! We loved it!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location Location Location

  • 4 of 5

What an amazing location and size. Close to everything. This historic home has it all.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great House

  • 5 of 5

Great house, spacious, well furnished and well equipped. Great location and very nice owner.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely weekend in a lovely home. SO close to everything, and owner Bobbi responded to text messege inquiries immediately. Great weekend!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location!!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was comfortable & beautiful and quiet! Great location, you are able to walk to bars, restaurants, shops & church. We highly recommend and will be back!!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Baltimore-Washington Airport
Nearest Train
20 Miles
New Carrolton, Amtrak and Metro Stations
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Hwy 50 and I-495
Car: not necessary

Historic Annapolis Walking Tours, Ghost Tours, Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, Naval Academy activities, Segway tours, Sailing races, Annapolis Yacht Club nearby


Rates & Availability

Historic District House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Boat Show
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Dec 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
1 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $200

A refundable $200 deposit is due upon booking. A $125 fee will go toward a cleaning at the conclusion of your stay. Payment in full for the rental rate is due 21 days prior to the beginning of your stay. Cancellation fees apply (see rental agreement).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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