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Best Location. Best Price. Across from Gate One & Steps from the Waterfront

Historic District, Annapolis, MD, USA
  • House1200 sqft
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps8
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay2 nights

Comfortably Sleeps 8. 3 Bed / 1 Bath Historic Home w. Private Courtyard

Vacations are meant to be carefree! Let the chimes from the Naval Academy chapel start your day. Stroll along our famed waterfront or sit at City Dock and imagine what Annapolis must have been like during the 1700's, when the City was a bustling seaport with vessels arriving from all over the world. Or, watch sailboat races in the harbor and understand why Annapolis is called, America's Sailing Capital.

This historic home was built in 1908 and has been fully renovated & perfectly equipped for your stay.

Located in the heart of downtown Annapolis, 10 Randall is conveniently located, granting instant access to the Main Gate of The US Naval Academy, the Annapolis Harbor, local restaurants and bars, boat cruises, and a variety of specialty shops ~ Making this location ideal for wedding parties, Navy parents and Alumni, sailors, and weekend travelers.

For those seeking a break away from the hustle and bustle, a private courtyard provides the perfect setting for intimate dining or catching up on a good book.

Professionally cleaned and beautifully maintained, this home sleeps eight (8) comfortably in three queen beds and one sectional/sleeper (queen) in the living room. If your get-away includes work, the home office & wi-fi is at your disposal.

Parking passes (1 per day) are provided for on-street parking. Additional passes or optional secure garage parking behind the home is available at an additional cost.

Both the home and Annapolis have something special to offer...all year long. This home is ideal for Naval Academy events, family gatherings, wedding parties, 'girls weekends', graduations, boat shows and regattas! Use the link below to view upcoming events sponsored by the Historic Annapolis Foundation...it will help you take advantage of all the incredible events that Annapolis has to offer during your stay: http://www.annapolis.org/index.asp?pageid=112

Is your group too large for this home? We can connect you with a neighboring property so you can all enjoy Annapolis!


John Burke

Member Since 2014
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within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
Apr 18, 2018
What makes this House unique



    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
      • Bedroom 1
        1 queen, Spacious Private Bedroom with Desk & Views of USNA
      • Bedroom 2
        1 sleep sofa /futon, Queen Size Futon with Flat Screen TV in Private Bedroom
      • Bedroom 3
        1 queen, Private Rear Bedroom w Private Access To Full Bath


        • 1 Bathroom
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower
        • Individual soap and shampoo provided

        Location Type

          • Downtown
            Located in the heart of historic waterfront downtown Annapolis (Ego Alley).


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


                  • Guests provide their own meals


                      • Iron & Board
                      • Air Conditioning
                        Central Air.
                      • Fireplace
                        Gas Burning Fireplace in Living Room.
                      • Garage
                        Private Garage Parking Available for an Additional Fee. Contact Owner for Details.
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                        Gas - Forced Air Furnace.
                      • Internet
                        Free Wi-Fi
                      • Clothes Dryer
                        Laundry Room & Pantry Adjacent to Kitchen.
                      • Linens Provided
                        Hotel Quality Linens and Towels Provided.
                      • Living Room
                        Over-Looking The Main Gate to USNA - Sectional Sofa/Sleeper (Queen). Flat Screen TV - Gas Fireplace.
                      • Parking
                        Street Parking Included. Private Garage Parking Available for an Additional Fee. Contact Owner for Details.
                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                        Hotel Quality Towels Provided.
                      • Washing Machine
                        Laundry Room & Pantry Adjacent to Kitchen.
                      • Free Wifi


                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Kitchen
                            Fully Equipped. Stainless Steel Appliances. Gas Range. Pantry. Eat-In Kitchen. Adjacent to Separate Dining Room. Leads to Private Outdoor Courtyard with Outdoor Dining Table & Chairs.
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                            Staple Items Provided.
                          • Refrigerator
                            Standard Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                            Gas Range.
                          • Toaster


                              • Dining
                                Separate Dining Room. Private Outdoor Courtyard. Within Steps of Restaurants, Pubs, Coffee Shops, Sandwich Shops.
                              • Dining Room
                              • comfy seating for 6 people


                                  • Games
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                    Premium Cable Provided.
                                  • Stereo
                                    Bose Wave Soundtouch system for indoor use.
                                  • Television
                                    1 Flat Screen in Living Room 1 Flat Screen in Bedroom 2 of 3


                                      • Deck / Patio
                                        Private Rear Brick Courtyard with Festoon/Mumford Lighting.
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        Weber Gas Grill in Private Rear Courtyard.


                                          • smoking allowed
                                            Outdoor Patio & Front Porch ONLY. Thank you!
                                          • wheelchair inaccessible


                                              • marina
                                              • churches
                                              • festivals
                                              • health/beauty spa
                                              • library
                                              • live theater
                                              • cinemas
                                              • museums
                                              • playground
                                              • recreation center
                                              • restaurants
                                              • synagogues
                                              • water parks

                                                Leisure Activities

                                                  • outlet shopping
                                                  • antiquing
                                                  • bird watching
                                                  • boating
                                                  • eco tourism
                                                  • gambling casinos
                                                  • horseshoes
                                                  • miniature golf
                                                  • beachcombing
                                                  • paddle boating
                                                  • photography
                                                  • scenic drives
                                                  • shelling
                                                  • shopping
                                                  • sight seeing
                                                  • walking
                                                  • wildlife viewing

                                                    Local Services & Businesses

                                                      • ATM/bank
                                                      • Babysitter
                                                      • fitness center
                                                      • groceries
                                                      • hospital
                                                      • laundromat
                                                      • massage therapist
                                                      • medical services

                                                        Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                          • pier fishing
                                                          • basketball court
                                                          • fishing
                                                          • freshwater fishing
                                                          • golf
                                                          • golf privileges optional
                                                          • hiking
                                                          • jet skiing
                                                          • kayaking
                                                          • cycling
                                                          • racquetball
                                                          • roller blading
                                                          • sailing
                                                          • sound/bay fishing
                                                          • swimming
                                                          • tennis
                                                          • water skiing
                                                          • water tubing
                                                          • wind-surfing

                                                            50 Reviews


                                                            Latest reviews

                                                            BEST LOCATION, HOME, AMENITIES, OWNERS!! Once in a lifetime! 20 STARS!!

                                                            Pete & Leigh Ann Scottsdale, Arizona

                                                            I understand that some reviews are lengthy and a bit dull, so I will keep this short, sweet, and HONEST!

                                                            LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!! I had NO idea we would literally be directly across the street from USNA Entrance 1 (between the car entrance and the walking entrance). I could see over the Academy walls from my bedroom upstairs...not to mention the amazing PEOPLE WATCHING while sitting on the front steps!

                                                            THE HOME! Stunning!! The rooms were big, the claw-foot bathtub was my haven, the kitchen was ON POINT and the backyard was private and had all of the essentials..BBQ, patio furniture, a heater, and THE LIGHTS.....THE LIGHTS across the whole back patio are a truly perfect touch!

                                                            THE ROOMS: The master bedroom is fit for a King & Queen...HUGE! The pictures do not do it justice! There are 2 windows from which you can see over the Academy walls! The 2nd bedroom had an incredibly comfortable (I believe full size) bed...and the 3rd room has a futon couch.

                                                            DOWNSTAIRS: The front room is wonderful and also has a pull out sleeper sofa, an ample sized TV and a gorgeous fireplace...LOVE! There is "formal" dining room which we never used, because we were ALWAYS on the BACK PATIO w/ "party lights"...The KITCHEN is beautiful...Granite Counter-tops, S/S appliances, and a room with a Washer/Dryer(detergent provided!)

                                                            THE OWNERS and their ADORABLE PUP - By random chance, while we were killing time until check in, we were walking past the house and literally ran into the owners who were coming out of their 10 Randall Home...They are wonderful and COULD NOT be more HELPFUL, PERSONABLE AND ACCOMMODATING! We communicated mostly by text and he never took more that 2 minutes to respond! (We found the pencil drawing of their adorable pup in the Breakfast Nook adorable!)

                                                            THINGS TO DO: I was there for the last formal of the year, so that was awesome, KOSMO NAILS was perfect for mani /pedies! THE BIG CHEESE is a MUST!! Mango Pepper Jelly, Brie, Crackers, Meat Tray, and the Sheila B. Brownie Bites are a must!!

                                                            SUMMARY: John's tag line is ON POINT...."Best Location. Best PRICE. Across from the Academy"

                                                            If you are FORTUNATE ENOUGH to stay here, you will definitely agree that, as a realtor of 12 years, they could EASILY charge WAY MORE!!!

                                                            The only hiccup on this trip was that my soon to be son-in-law gave me a USNA issued sweatshirt...Since my husband is a USMA '86 grad...he had heartburn when I wore it on the flight home!! HEHE!

                                                            BEST VRBO EVER!! MIC DROP!!!!

                                                            Beautiful, cozy home, spotless, new appliances, ideal location!

                                                            Allison B.New York

                                                            We spent a couple of days at this rental over President's Day weekend and I cannot overstate what a great experience we had. The house is warm and cozy and ideally situated mere steps from the marina and downtown historic district. The home owner was incredibly accommodating and provided everything we could need. In fact, he went above and beyond, leaving us a lovely bottle of red wine. This has been my best Home Away/VRBO rental experience to-date and I highly recommend this property!

                                                            Fantastic house - clean, warm & perfectly located to get around Annapolis

                                                            Simon M.

                                                            Property was fully equipped with everything we needed - like a ‘home away from home’. John was extremely helpful and informative during our planning and everything was as we expected. Thanks a lot!

                                                            Great location

                                                            katherine B.

                                                            Great location near downtown. Although there's traffic noise from Main Street, it's not very noticeable late at night. There are many restaurants and places to visit in the area. Great walkable city. Lovely house. Right across the street from the Naval Academy which is a great place to visit with museums and picturesque views. I would love to stay there again, and I would recommend this place.

                                                            Perfect USNA location- quaint and comfortable

                                                            Nicolle B.

                                                            Wish it had been warm during our visit so I could have spent time on the patio!! So nice! Well appointed kitchen- bathroom knob needs something me fixing - but didn't detract from the charm! Wifi worked great - and in and out with keyless entry was so convenient. Wonderful to have shampoo and soap and conditioner on arrival before we made it to the store - AND THANK YOU FOR THE BOTTLE OF WINE!



                                                            John N.

                                                            Very nice place to stay for the weekend or longer. Close to everything, parked once and was able to walk everywhere during our stay. Very good communication with the owner, responded quickly to our e-mail. We would like to return for another stay in the future.


                                                            Historic District, Annapolis, MD, USA

                                                            Located Directly Across From The Main Gate to The U.S. Naval Academy & 1 Block From Annapolis' Historic Waterfront.

                                                            Rates & Availability

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                                                            Rates are subject to change until confirmed. Check-In is 4pm. Check out is 11am. Pets generally not allowed, however, exceptions may be made. Please contact the owner. Children welcome. Smoking allowed outside the house only. Legislative Session rented at a per diem rate from January - April of 2016. Please email to inquire.

                                                            50 Reviews
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