Kent Island: Peaceful, Waterfront Cottage on 3 Acres (35 Minutes to Annapolis)(37 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
4 Beds/2 Baths (sleeps 8) with Central Air Conditioning
This home is a special place to us & has been in our family for over 50 years. Over the years we have made many updates to the home. The location is a 3 acre waterfront setting, on Cox Creek, that features incredible western views along with gorgeous sunsets. Relaxing in the 3 season sun room and watching the sunset is a must! Panoramic views of the water can be had from most rooms in the home. Central location allows for day trips to DC, Annapolis, Baltimore, & St. Michaels.
The home has approx 2500 square feet, a wonderful Great Room with 46' HDTV w/cable, fireplace, large Dining Room table that seats 10, & eat-in kitchen. There is a spacious Master Bedroom (queen bed) + Master Bath, Bedroom #2 has a queen bed, Bed #3 has 2 twin beds, Bedroom #4 is also the den off the Great Room & has a pullout sofa bed.
High Speed Internet Service is included.
Relax and enjoy the wonderful Chesapeake Bay! : Relax and enjoy the wonderful Eastern Shore of Maryland and Kent Island. Dine at Harris Crab House, The Narrows, The Fisherman's Inn, Hemingway's, or Annie's Restaurant (among many others). Golf at nearby Queenstown Harbor Golf (15 minutes away). Bike on the Cross Island Trail (5 minutes away). Kayak or Canoe at the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center (15 minutes away). Walk along the beaches at Terrapin Park or Mattapeake Beach (10 minutes away), Kentmorr Restaurant and Marina (10 minutes away, great beach to swim). Take scenic drives to many exciting areas on the Chesapeake Bay including the US Naval Academy in Annapolis (30 minutes) or the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels. Many outlet stores are also nearby in Queenstown. The best thing to do here is Nothing! Gazing at the water is a very popular activity. Fishing and Crabbing Trips may be arranged for an additional fee (possible departure right from our pier!).
How to find out about local events: Search 'Kent Island', 'Queen Anne's County', 'Talbot County', 'Kent County', and 'Anne Arundel County' for web sites and more activities. Kent Island is in Queen Anne's County.
If you Google 'Fisherman's Inn Kent Island' they have an excellent list of 'Things to Do' on their website.
Transportation: 'Kent Island Express' has a full staff of experienced drivers (based at the Bay Bridge Airport) to take passengers to and from airports, offices, or just about any destination on either side of the Bay. Their vehicles include two mini-vans, three 15-passenger vans, two Cadillac sedans, three buses, and a limousine.
Monday-Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturdays: 9am - 6pm
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Member since: 2005
- 2500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Limited Accessibility
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- All linens provided for beds. Plenty of pillows too!
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Sets of towels and wash cloths provided.
- Books For Adults
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
- Screen Porch / Veranda
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Tax Rate 6%
ABSOLUTE MAX OCCUPANCY is 8 people, including children. We are on a well and septic and do not want to strain the systems.
ALL LINENS ARE INCLUDED.
$79 non-refundable fee for Accidental Damage Insurance Policy with CSA (no other Security Deposit required).
NO PETS, PARTIES, OR WEDDINGS ALLOWED.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Peaceful, waterfront setting. Convenient location between Annapolis and St. Michaels on Maryland's Eastern Shore. About a 1 hour drive to downtown Washington, DC or Baltimore.
Other Activities: Matapeake Beach & Kentmorr Restaurant/Beach (10 minute drive), not a lifeguarded beach
Golf: QUEENSTOWN HARBOR GOLF COURSE
310 Links Lane
Queenstown, MD 21658
One of the foremost golf experiences just outside Washington, D.C., Queenstown Harbor features 36 holes of championship golf on two unique layouts. Spectacular Chesapeake Bay waterfront beauty and superior service makes for an unforgettable round at Maryland’s premier golf destination.
BLUE HERON GOLF COURSE
This 18-hole executive golf course was recently expanded and opened for play on August 24, 2002. Thanks to the recent nine-hole expansion, the Blue Heron Golf Course now offers the flexibility of two nine-hole courses, which can be played separately or together for the complete 18-hole experience. This professionally manicured course is a challenge for all levels of golfers. Golfers are encouraged to stop in and play or browse the pro shop’s offerings.
HOG NECK GOLF COURSE
Spread out over 255 gently rolling acres, the par 72 Championship Course and the par 32 Executive Course are challenging tests for any golfer. Whether you want to test your nerve from the 'tips' of the Championship Course (at almost 7,100 yards), or you are just out for a casual round on our 2,182 yard 9-hole, Executive Course, Hog Neck has the golf to suit your game!
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Harry and his son Scott are co-owners of their family vacation home. The home has been in the family since 1950 and has been lovingly maintained and updated. This is a family effort and Harry or Scott personally 'check-in' all guests.
Why the Owner Chose Chester, MD, USA:
We chose to keep the home in our family because of the beautiful setting and convenient location.
- Primary: +1 410 967-3675
- Secondary: +1 888 798-5246
Enjoy gorgeous sunsets, fish & crab from the pier
The 3 season sunroom is a great place to eat dinner and enjoy the view.
250 Feet Of Waterfront With A Beautiful Western View
Patio and View to The Water
Seating for 6 in the kitchen. The door leads to sunroom.
Beautiful view from the Great Room
Master Bedroom w/Queen Bed
Bedroom #3 w/Twin Beds (crib available too)
Tie your boat up at the pier. A guest once had a 30' catamaran here (3' depth).
Bike, hike, or jog through beautiful settings on the Cross Island Trail
Relax on the beach at the Kentmorr Restaurant (10 minutes away)
Great views of the water from the sunroom.
View of the front lawn.
Front Of Our Waterfront Cottage.
Eat-In Kitchen with plenty of pots, pans, and place settings for 6-8 people.
Great Room with 46' HDTV and cable, fireplace, large window with water view
Dining Room/Great Room (Eat-In Kitchen can be seen through the door)
Bedroom #2 w/Queen Bed
4th Bedroom/Den with pull-out sofa.
Courtyard and entrance to our family's vacation home
Charming Eastern Shore Towns
Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center has 510 acres, offers kayaking and hiking
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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