Island Estate - 600 Foot Private Sand Beach & Pier on Historic Potomac River(39 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Estate
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
7 Bedrooms, 6 Baths (Sleeps up to 20)
While enjoying your morning coffee, watch the watermen in their Chesapeake Bay wooden work-boats as they haul in their catch of Maryland blue crabs or oysters, just off shore. Have the desire to also be on the water? Bring your boat! Boat lift at the end of your pier is set for approximately 21 ft boat, weighing less than 7,000 lbs.
Stroll up and down your own private sandy beach (almost 2 football fields long) - ideal for collecting lots of sea glass, sun-bathing, swimming, tubing (1 provided), floating (many floats provided), kayaking (2 provided), picnicking (picnic table for 8 on your private pier), and long romantic walks.
Later, walk onto your private pier for some fishing and crabbing (rods & traps provided). Later in the day, you may want to feast on your catch of crabs (crab steamer provided), perch, spot, and/or flounder on the waterfront porch that seats 20. This is when you’ll see many of the birds that inhabit St. George Island: Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Brown Pelicans, Swans, Ospreys (a pair are nesting right off shore), Hummingbirds, Bluebirds, Great Egrets, Barn Owls, Mallards, and Loons. Almost 6 acres of the estate is wooded and home to fox, deer, chipmunks, rabbits, and turtles.
To work off some of your scrumptious meal, there are tons of outdoor games (cornhole, bocce, badminton, volleyball, basketball, etc.) to play (all provided). Jump on your bike (2 provided) if you care to explore the rest of St. George Island.
Want to get off the island for a while? Jump in your car and visit historic St. Mary's City St. (the original capital of Maryland and host of the River Concert Series), Sotterley Plantation, Calvert Marine Museum, five (5) lighthouses, historic barns, Amish communities, Maryland International Raceway, cruise to historic Smith Island, golf courses, deep sea fishing tours, as well as other historical sites, museums, movies, restaurants, shopping, etc. that southern Maryland has to offer. Want to go a bit further? Washington DC, Annapolis, and Baltimore are all about 2 hours away. You’ll find a brochure display in the laundry room, with over 40 destinations for you to pick from.
Once you’re back on the island, you’ll be there just in time to enjoy the most spectacular sunset you can imagine. After dark, light a fire in the fire pit (wood provided), located on the upper beach (yes, you have 2 beaches!) and roast marshmallows (skewers provided) or, make them into smores. When it’s completely dark you’ll see an astonishing number of stars. Spend hours star gazing with the naked eye or binoculars (3 provided). Before putting your head on your pillow, open the window and fall asleep to the sound of the waves gently breaking on the sandy beach. If you should wake up, chances are you’ll see the moon and its light reflecting off the river.
After you read the reviews other vacationers have posted on this site regarding their stay on St. George Island, we hope you'll come visit with us. Once you've slept on an island you’ll never quite be the same!
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Member since: 2013
- 6500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 20
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 20
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- 4 Fulls baths + 2 Half Baths
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- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 20 people
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- Iron & Board
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning & Laundry Fee $300
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Tax Rate 6%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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About the owner: I'm surrounded by my 5 amazing grandchildren - the joy of my life. All children are special to me and for that reason, I've written a series of children's illustrated books titled Hang On to Jesus! Adventures. It is my hope that these books will provide children and their parents with a Christian foundation.
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6+ acre estate w/ your own 600 ft private beach & pier. Island paradise living!
6,500 sq ft custom-built home with beautiful gardens surrounding the estate.
A 2nd beach! Great for horseshoes & cornhole-both provided. Firepit & wood too.
24 x 24 ft deck with unobstructed view of the Potomac River - 150 ft away!
Living Room with expansive views of the Potomac River and majestic sunsets
Custom kitchen with seating for 10 - view of the Potomac River
Master Bedroom with panoramic water view. Massive bathroom w/ private shower etc
Dining Room - all main floor rooms have 10' ceilings w/ floor-to-ceiling windows
Bedroom #2 Queen bed with waterview. Shares Jack & Jill full bath.
Bedroom #4 Queen sleigh bed w/view of woods. Full bath w/ 2nd door into hallway.
Bedroom #5 Double Bed Full bath - short walk down hallway
Watch watermen bring in their catch of crabs & oysters from your vacation home!
St. George Island - founded in 1638
600 foot sandy beach w/ gentle slope into water for kids to enjoy swimming, etc.
Private pier w/ picnic table w/ seating for 8. Marine box for fishing. Boat lift
Wrap-around porch seats 20 with 2 ceiling fans, night lighting, & view of River
Floor plan is condusive for large gatherings and entertaining. Windows abound!
Sub-Zero frig, 6 burner Viking stove, Thermador double oven & island w/ sink
1st Floor 'library' bedroom #7. Half-bath located next to bedroom
Foyer - leads to upstairs floor which has 9ft ceilings
Bedroom #3 Twin sleigh beds with view of woods. Shares Jack & Jill full bath.
Bedroom #6 - Waterview with large screen TV & DVD. Great for kids & grandkids!
One of many summer sunsets to be enjoyed from your deck.
The island is a bird sanctuary for swans, great blue herons, eagles, ospreys,etc
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Monday, March 20, 2017
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