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Beautiful Bay Front Cabin In Quiet Residential Community.. Nature Lover's Heaven

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

This Chesapeake Bay cabin is located high atop a cliff overlooking the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Enjoy amazing sunrises from inside the house, where there is an entire wall of Anderson windows overlooking the bay, or sit outside in one of our comfortable Adirondack chairs. Enjoy long walks hunting fossils on the sand beach, known to be one of the best locations in the world for searching for Miocene era fossils, including shark's teeth. Take a swim in the quiet community pool or play some tennis on one of 2 tennis courts available. Watch the resident Bald Eagles fly by and feed on the fish of the bay.

There is one upstairs bedroom with a queen bed and a small closet. There is an additional downstairs bedroom with a queen bed, and a bathroom attached (no closet). An additional room has 2 twin beds (no closet). Maximum of 6 people. Canoe, kayaks and beach chairs available for use. New galley style kitchen with granite countertops and a pass through to the dining area. Brand new custom tiled bathroom with gorgeous glass walled shower on upper level.

Immediately adjacent to the community is a land trust with lots of trails. There are breathtaking views everywhere and lots of birds and wildlife. The cabin also sits just at the border of a nature preserve, Parker's Creek where as of 2015 there were confirmed Bald Eagles nesting. The preserve is open only by appointment but you can use our boats to explore the area by water.

*Please note- we do not allow hosting of parties or additional guests. The maximum number of guests is 6- There is a maximum of 2 cars permitted and additional vehicles will be towed. This a very tight knit community and we are serious about respecting everyone's wishes for peace and privacy.

*no washer/dryer however, there is a laundromat in town/please bring your own sheets/towels.

More Details

Owner
Clare Seibert
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Clare Seibert

I was lucky enough to grow up in this beautiful community and had many adventures exploring the Chesapeake Bay and the surrounding forests in the neighborhood. It was a dream come true when we were able to buy a vacation home in the neighborhood... We hope that we can share the magic of it with other travelers and nature lovers looking for a peaceful, comfortable place to visit!

Clare Seibert purchased this cabin in 2015

Why Clare Seibert chose Port Republic

The view says it all....

What makes this cabin unique

It is truly unique to be waterfront, but also surrounded by a lush, heavily forested area (forever protected by a land trust!) Eagles are commonplace and wildlife is everywhere in this environmentally conscientious community. Our cabin is just 3 homes away from the border of a local nature preserve which you can use our canoe to explore.

Amenities

Port Republic Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No exceptions will be made to the maximum number of guests- and there is a firm maximum of 2 cars permitted....non permitted cars will be towed
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Brand new custom tiled bathroom (winter 2017)
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , this room has a door which accesses the yard and a full bath
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , no closet in this room
  • Bedroom 1 has a closet and dresser, Bedroom 2 does not have a closet but has lots of drawer space, Bedroom 3 is a den that has been turned into a bedroom so it also does not have a closet, but has a large dresser. Guests provide sheets and towels.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach combing is a favorite activity of those who visit here.. lots of interesting fossils to discover.. also swimming, tennis, walking the miles of trail in the American Chestnut Land Trust and sitting and enjoying the unbelievable views from your comfy cabin. Nearby Solomons Island hosts numerous seafood restaurants and a world class marine museum that is not to be missed... good for young and old. Book a fishing trip with a local and go in search of Rockfish without leaving the community!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

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Beautiful Bay Front Cabin In Quiet Residential Community.. Nature Lover's Heaven
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews
5

Beautiful views

  • 5 of 5

The views are great, with eagles flying over the bay as well as right above our heads while sitting in the adirondack chairs. The sun rises and sun sets were beautiful. Our stay was very relaxing. The cabin was very clean and comfortable and the owner was very friendly and easy to work with. We enjoyed our stay very much !

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing....Such a magical place!

  • 5 of 5

The perfect escape for anyone who loves nature and history,dating back to the Miocene epoch....Many fossils to be found and cherished.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great views, well-appointed!

  • 5 of 5

The house is very comfortable and has stunning views of the bay. We became dilettante bird watchers with all the hummingbirds and (off in the distance) bald eagles to see.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful serenity

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for small family gathering. Stunning views, endless hiking trails and water activities.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rockville
4

relaxing family vacation

  • 4 of 5

This is a cute little cabin with a beautiful view overlooking the Bay. Was perfect for our stay with our kids and grandkids. Location provides a woodsy setting with beach access. Owner was very responsive. Would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washington, DC
5

A Magical Place

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this house but we're also a family that loves being outside. We hiked in the land trust land across from the street and played for hours in the bay. At night, we sat outside and enjoyed watching the moon rise and hearing the night critters. We also dodged jellyfish, ticks and biting flies! So, if you're not outdoorsy, this place isn't really for you. For my family, it was 100% perfect.

The house itself is very nice. You can tell that it's been upgraded a million times since it was built. It's not the Taj Mahal but it had everything we wanted and needed to have fun. We look forward to coming back!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Ronald Reagan
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Adams Ribs
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Chesapeake Hills Golf
Nearest Train
49 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Adams Ribs
Car: necessary

Calvert Marine Museum, 20 minute drive away

Flag Ponds nature park, 10 minute drive

St.Mary's City, 35 minute drive

Battle Creek Cypress Swamp park, 10 minute drive

American Chestnut Land Trust, walking distance from cabin (miles of hiking trails)

2 miles of beach (depending on tide) and miles of walking paths within community

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $100
Tax Rate 5.0%

Linens not provided... please bring sheets and towels. Dish towels and bathroom floor mat provided. Starter paper products provided (i.e. toilet paper and paper towels). Beach chairs, canoe and kayaks available. Rental begins at 4pm day of check-in and ends at 11am day of check out. This is a quiet residential community, guests are required to abide by community rules.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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