Walk &/or Free Shuttle. Cuddle up around the outdoor fire pit with a hot toddie, toast 'Smores & roast Hot dogs. Step back to a simplier time & relax. Great fenced yard for dogs! NOW Booking USNA I-DAY 2013 & 2015 Commission Week. Reserve ALL NAVY EVENTS EARLY! Fall Games! Parent Weekend! Plebe Weekend. Reunions. Relocation. Family Vacations. Contact for Availability! Best rates possible if you are flexible. We provide restaurant coupons!
USNA - Herndon, Ring Dance, PlebeParent Weekend, Navy Games.
Available USNA Commission Week 2015 - Booked Commission Weeks 2013 & 2014.
Park your car & stash your keys!! Cottage is fully accessorized, simply bring your personals/clothing and food/beverages. Located in a cul de sac community in the City's artsy Eastport section of Annapolis, this quaint storybook 50s vintage cottage is a convenient, peaceful retreat that sleeps up to 6.
Ease begins with your arrival. Off-load your belongings from the gated parking right onto the screened porch. Then grab a beverage & unpack at your leisure. Kick back on the porch check your email using the wireless internet connection or watch the game on FIOS.
Tucked under the cozy eaves, this 2nd floor, private romantic Master Bedroom escape is fit for any Master, especially with the big flatscreen TV, complete with a dressing room, makeup counter & two rocking chairs. Wiggle your toes on the hand-hooked rug & float like a cloud on the down duvet. Rock away your stress & view the moon & stars through the skylight. Enjoy the breeze from the gable window dreaming your dreamiest dreams.
From the first floor den, a serene view of the perennial gardens can be seen relaxing from the plush queen-size Futon. A library is housed in the green milk-paint primitive book case, purchased in Utah at Robert Redford's Sundance. Cuddle up with a good book or watch a DVD, listen to music or enjoy FIOS HD on a flatscreen!
The cottage is mindful of Key West & a blender is available to mix your favorite concoction that helps you hang on. So, choose your own quaint, private conversation nook, listen to the quiet sounds of nature & create some fantastic memories.
The screened summer porch has plenty of room for you & 10 of your people! A vintage, tin-top table seats 4; a green marble-top bistro table seats 2; &, a 60' round black wrought iron table seats 4 comfortably. Blue, Green & White dinner linens are available for your party! Create a moveable feast.
Two air mattresses are provided and accommodated for in the 1st floor study, located next to the living room, or on the screened Summer porch.
The living room, with its traditional leather sofa & chair may remind you of 'Papa' aka Earnest Hemmingway. I've been told by many that the 6' antique wicker sofa with plush down-filled cushions is the perfect place to nap or simply relax.
Just steps from the cottage you have easy access to world-class restaurants, a California-cuisine wine bar & beer cafe, coffee houses, shops, salons, bookstores, U.S. Post Office, pharmacy and fitness centers. Walk 10-15 minutes(or ride the water taxi or free e-shuttle)to the Historic waterfront of Maryland's Capital City and the United States Naval Academy.
Many Midshipman & Navy families have enjoyed this charming cottage during May Commission Week, September Plebe Parent Weekend & other 'Go Navy' events. Boating enthusiasts & vendors walk to festivities during October's power & sailboat show weeks. Yacht clubs, restaurants, sailing schools & the United States Naval Academy are within an easy walk through quaint waterfront neighborhoods.
The shaded, secluded backyard has gated parking for two vehicles, ample free street parking & easy backyard access, making it the perfect setting for a celebration. Gourmet food, round tables with linen table cloths, flowers & music can all be arranged for you. Stretch, play bocce ball or croquet, practice your golf swing & jump on the mini-trampoline. The fire pit type chiminea provides fun around the fire - - there are ample activities & plenty of room for kids of all ages.