About the property
- House4200 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 3 nights
4 bedrooms , 4 bathrooms, sleeps 12
A Peaceful Oasis Overlooking Annapolis Waterfront and easy walking distance to downtown:
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Winner of Disney's ABC television show 'Sweet Retreats', this incredible home has 100’ of floor-to-ceiling windows nestled in the tree canopy for expansive views of Weems Creek. Decks span the entire house 65' above the water. There are 4 full baths and 4 bedrooms with 2 kings, 2 queens & 2 bunk beds. Huge walkout lower level family room with foosball table, large TV, oversized couches, futons & giant bean bag chair. 16' sliding glass doors open to a large outdoor fieldstone patio with fish pond & waterfall. A few steps down to the floating dock and pier. Easy short walk to United States Naval Academy Stadium, 15 minute walk to great restaurants & bars. Ample parking on the property for 15+ cars.
Enjoy sunrise & sunsets from the large rooftop deck and on the 40’ floating pier. Swim, crab, paddle & fish in the creek from the floating barge. Relax by one of the 2 ponds and waterfalls or just unwind in the outdoor hot tub next to the bon fire pit. Outdoor propane grill, unlimited internet and Comcast cable are included for your pleasure.
what some guests have to say…
...Gorgeous place that exceeded all expectations.
…One of the most charming places we have been!
…Great Family Getaway
...Amazing weekend at your beautiful home!
…My family and I cannot say thank you enough. We had such an amazing weekend in your beautiful home! It was more than we expected - the pictures don't do it justice:)
….This is a 'must go' place and a 'must have' experience. The place has an incredible infrastructure to accommodate even the most demanding. Very reserved and beautiful in every detail. We definitely want to go back and stay longer, it was a very romantic stay.”
This little gem deserves its acclaim! My family and I spent Thanksgiving there, and couldn't have enjoyed ourselves more. They layout of the home gave everyone an opportunity to commune in common spaces, while also allowing quiet time in their own quarters. The location is fantastic, as it is set back along the creek for wonderful views, yet shaded from close-by neighbors.
With a family ranging in age from five months to 92 years, Evan's property pleased us all. I would highly recommend this property to a friend or relative, and I hope that my family has the pleasure of staying again in the coming years.
…Evan was very easy to work with and made long-distance planning easy. I would do this again - preferably with a longer stay. It was easy for my 93 year old mother to navigate and enjoy view without having to climb stairs. The frogs and turtle in front pond were a hit with 10 year old. She counted 7. We found ladder, scissors, measuring tape, and other items handy when we needed them. Laundry facilities worked very well.
..This is a beautiful and unique property in a fantastic setting. The owner was easy to deal with and very responsive to our needs. Our stay was quite pleasant.
..Lovely furniture, nice garden with fountains, multiple terraces with a great view. Our favorite places within the unit were the roof-deck, the fireplace and the boardwalk down the stairs at the water. All together an explicit recommendation!
..What a treasure to find a home that was so perfect for our need, so private, yet so close to the downtown Annapolis area! This gorgeous home is on the water, and even in late winter, the views are incredible. It gave us a feeling of total privacy, but was only about a mile to the Naval Academy. The floor plan is open, has very fun and eclectic but comfortable decorating, and with bedrooms and the main living areas on the main floor it was very easy for my 'stair challenged' father to be part of the group without having to climb any stairs. Highly recommend this house!
.. We just returned from a too-short stay at this stunning home. Everything I read in the reviews and saw in the photos was accurate - for my first experience with HomeAway that was great. Evan was very nice to deal with, easygoing, clear, comfortable to talk to, and accessible. He responded quickly to my inquiry and follow-ups.
Evan met us when I arrived with my parents and kids, and put us at ease while efficiently showing us around the house/property. He has a calm friendly way about him.
The home is stunning without being fussy. Everywhere you look is an artfully designed nook or a serene view into another space. The windows all across the waterside lend an outdoors-indoors feel.
My job brings me to high end golf/spa resorts, so my expectations for decor and cleanliness are high but I always want unique character too. This home has it all. It was clean and very neat, decorated with a wonderful sense of humor and beauty, and an intuition about what will make people feel comfortable. Interesting books are all around. The mannequin at the dinner table was a surprise to my very conservative parents but we all enjoyed her as a conversation piece. The outdoor areas are not sparkling new, but the photos are accurate and the comfort and character were better, to us, than generic perfection. We had fun in the driveway with the scooter, basketball hoop, and punching bag. The kitchen was well appointed and we brought food to enjoy lunches and breakfasts at the house.
The hot tub was perfect - watching the stars and the falling leaves in there was heavenly. We enjoyed the sitting area around the outdoor fire pit and had morning coffee floating on the barge with its fire pit going. Lunch was up on the rooftop deck. The trees are tall enough to give privacy even up there. We marveled over how the home absorbed 8 people with plenty of space to stretch out and relax. The bedrooms were luxurious - very comfortable beds, each room had its own personality. My parents liked the most conservative middle room with its serene blue-grey walls. My younger brother and SIL chose the memory-foam mattress in the 'antler' room. My sister and I shared the master bedroom with the view. Loved it! Hope to be back again soon!
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 20, 2018
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Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Wonderful property in an amazing setting!
We loved this property. The house lends itself to both entertaining and quiet. Large enough to house a good size family this home really wowed our family group gathering. The owner takes a sincere interest in your experience. I would highly recommend your staying here.
Thank you so much for the kind words. Really glad you got to experience the magic. We hope to see you again soon. May you enjoy the upcoming holiday season! -Evan
We had a wonderful weekend and stay! There were 12 of us total and we all fit comfortably for a bachelorette party weekend! Everything is as pictured and we enjoyed using all of the amenities that this property has to offer -- fire pit, hot tub, the upstairs decks and we were able to spend the day in the sun on the dock. We also cooked each night and the kitchen is fully stocked with everything needed. There were also plenty of towels and extra pillows and blankets throughout the house. Would definitely recommend and would go back again - transitions in and out of house were easy and Evan was very easy to coordinate with!
Beautiful house and enjoyed every moment
Great house for a family weekend in Annapolis
We rented this spacious house for a weekend get together with the extended family and enjoyed the comfortable setting, the great water views, and the proximity to sightseeing and restaurants in Annapolis.
6th time here!
The subject line should say it all. Who comes back to a place six times if they don’t love it.?The place is great for a large group. The view is incredible. It’s secluded, but near everything Annapolis. Evan is a great host and sees to every detail. One of these days I’d like to return in the summer. We always come in the winter. I can only imagine how much better it must be when the temps are above freezing.
Wonderful, comfortable enclave in the trees
Beautiful, comfortable, clean, well appointed home. The downstairs area was great for the kids to have their own space while the three grown up couples enjoyed the upstairs. Enough space for the 12 of us to make new memories without ever feeling on top of each other. Thank you Evan!!!
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
The rate for 2 nights in high season is $1,200 per night, 3 night + rental rate is $995 per night. Payments can be divided into 3 installments. Payment via credit card, eCheck, Paypal or personal check. USNA Commissioning Weeks are $12,000 for 7 nights. Prime season rates: March 15 - Nov 15 Winter rates: Nov 16 - March 15 Special rate for 4 or fewer house guests Handicap friendly.