Tilghman Island Cottage for Six - Across from Marina and Knapps Narrows(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cozy and bright 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom cottage
Located on approximately half an acre, it has a spacious backyard and a separate one-car garage for parking and storage. The living room and sunroom offer glimpses of the water and boating activity in the marina. Recreational boaters will appreciate The Roost's close walking proximity to marinas with transient and seasonal slips, as well as a driveway that can accommodate a small boat trailer.
Guests will enjoy spending their days on the water kayaking, boating, fishing, or crabbing. Some have used the cottage as a home base for exploring the Eastern Shore and Mid-Atlantic region—visiting nearby towns and villages or taking day trips to Washington, DC or Ocean City. Those looking to unplug and unwind closer to home can explore the Island by foot or by bike, cook fresh seafood in the well-stocked kitchen, or read a book under the maple tree in the back yard.
The property is licensed for rentals by Talbot County.
**Note: Until September 2013, this cottage was listed on VRBO by a previous owner. It received 19 positive reviews for an average of 5 stars.**
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Member since: 2013
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 12 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 10 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Tax Rate 4%
- During off-season or within 2 weeks of check-in, a 2 night minimum is permitted for $275/night.
- Discounts available for longer term renters & repeat guests.
- Rates vary within seasons. Contact owner for exact quote.
- $250 refundable security/reservation deposit required to make reservation.
- If reservation is paid by credit card, add 2.5% processing fee. E-checks are free.
- Cleaning fee is included in rental price.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: My husband and I live and work in the DC area. We both grew up in coastal New England and missed being by the water. We often traveled to the Eastern Shore and during one visit we fell in love with Tilghman Island. After several hotel stays, we decided to rent The Roost. And the rest, as they say, is history!
Why the Owner Chose Tilghman Island, MD, USA:
Tilghman's is a unique and quiet town surrounded by water. It is one of the last working watermen's villages on the Chesapeake Bay, and the perfect destination for boating, kayaking, fishing, long walks, and exploring nearby towns and villages. Historic St. Michael's, with its great dining and unique shops, is just a 15 minute drive.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We love the peaceful and convenient location of The Roost. In the mornings we watch the boating activity in Knapps Narrows and the marina from the sunroom. We spend our days on or near the water and exploring the area. In the evenings we walk to restaurants by the bridge and enjoy the bay views. We often drive to St. Michael's or Easton for shopping, museums, and restaurants, but we always look forward to returning to Tilghman's. Our toddler loves visiting the Phillips Wharf Environmental Center just down the street where kids (and adults) can learn about the environment by getting up-close with bay critters.
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Links to more information:
- CLICK HERE - Check out The Roost on Facebook for more pictures and Tilghman Island news and notes.
- CLICK HERE - Visit our Pinterest page with extra snapshots from around The Roost and Tilghman Island.
- CLICK HERE - The Roost is on Instagram with pictures of Tilghman Island and the Eastern Shore.
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Sunroom reading nook.
Third bedroom. Enjoy the boating activity from the front windows.
Aerial view of The Roost, marina, and Knapps Narrows.
View from marina across the street.
Sunroom. Watch the boats go through the Narrows and observe a working marina.
View of marina and Knapps Narrows.
Third bedroom (twin over full bunk bed). Windows overlook boatyard.
First floor bathroom.
Detached one-car garage & backyard.
Stop by the Phillips Wharf Env. Center in-season. It's just down the street!
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Tuesday, February 07, 2017
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