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The Hideaway - 'Lil Piece of Heaven on the Chesapeake!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Hays Beach Hideaway is the perfect getaway for singles, couple or families.

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From the front door,you cross a dirt road and are only steps from sandy beaches...and out the back door is a lake/creek, which is a kayaker's delight (kayak access from Bay). Sporting a modern white beach decor, the cottage is an open plan and bigger than it may appear. This secluded Chesapeake Bay beach community is an 'away' destination that offers swimming, crabbing, kayaking, fishing and walking along miles of undeveloped shoreline - or it's equally great for just relaxing on the beach with a good book. Charming beach cottages are equipped with the latest amenities - safe and kid-friendly yet isolated enough to be a perfect couple's get away or a friends' weekend at the beach. Perfect for a party of 2 or 8. Master bedroom has a queen bed for parents and two twin beds for the kids. Two additional bedrooms are at the other end of the house: one with queen bed, one with two twin beds. And, a sofa large enough for sleeping or lounging in front of the tv is in the living room. A well-outfitted large porch fronts the house for dining and relaxing.

Ten miles from historic St. Mary's City, Maryland's original capital, and 5 miles from beautiful Pt. Lookout Park, biking, boating and fishing abound. Or, charter a boat and fish/enjoy the Bay while someone else does the work. Herons, egrets, osprey, bald eagles, diamond-back turtles and occasional pelicans share this special spot with other wildlife - and a few people, too.

Park your car and stay home or enjoy day trips to Solomon's Island, Smith Island (via boat from Pt. Lookout Park), St. George's Island or to historic Leonardtown for good food and browsing the quaint shops. It's hard to believe you are only 1.5 hours from Washington's Reagan Airport. Take a day off from the sunshine and visit Washington's Smithsonian Museums, the Capitol and scores of other attractions. Then, come home to the soothing waves lapping up to shore. Fall asleep and awake to the spectacular site of the sun rising over the Bay. Truly a little bit of heaven at Hays Beach.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About The Owner

Love urban life; also, love the isolated beach with amazing wildlife. Scotland is a welcome retreat from hectic city life.

Why The Owner chose Chesapeake Bay

Scotland is an undiscovered treasure with its sandy, private beach yet so near major amenities.

What makes this house unique

Walking up miles of undeveloped sandy beach with occasional small beach communities, this part of the Chesapeake Bay is truly unique to be located so close to major metropolitan areas like Washington and Baltimore. Watching the birds through binoculars, cooking with friends, relaxing on the beach without the crowds, whatever you want...Hays Beach lets you decide every day whether you want an action-packed day or simple relaxation on the beach minus the crowd.

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Nearest Point of Interest
Summerlee & Cottage

Amenities

Point Lookout House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4) Two regular twin beds; two daybed with full twin mattresses.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Local Chesapeake Bay oysters may be ordered (delivery provided) at $50 for 50 or $100 for 100. Please inquire about availability in advance.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

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The Hideaway - 'Lil Piece of Heaven on the Chesapeake!
average rating of 4.612245 based on 49 reviews
5

Beautiful, secluded, cozy getaway

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have asked for a better week. Peggy was very accommodating, and the local oysters were delicious. Multiple beach access points.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Fun

  • 5 of 5

We had an awesome family trip yo the Hideaway! Peace on Earth does exist!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Richmond VA
4

Special family outing.

  • 4 of 5

Great time shared with family. Beach was very nearby. House was charming. Great for our needs: five adults and one enfant (who had the time of her life). We had a systems problem, but the property managers responded quickly, cheerfully and effectively. The owner reached out appropriately to ensure the resolution of our issue. No one missed a beat on all the fun.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Loved being near the beach

  • 4 of 5

Cute cottage. Great access to beach.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

MD beach house

  • 3 of 5

The location was off the beaten path allowing us to relax and enjoy our family time. 1st impression upon arrival was good. Rooms and furnishings very tastefully done. With a stay in December and cooler temps we attempted to turn on furnace to no avail. We called and themanager came out and get the furnace started, but that was not a fix needed so we stoked the fireplace and woke up to a very cool house hte next morning. Service team worked several houses next day to resolve the issue and heat was restored. Beach walks and visits to naval base and look out park was very enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Philadelphia, PA
5

Gorgeous House Along the Chesapeake

  • 5 of 5

We had a beautiful stay over Thanksgiving. The cabin is immaculately decorated, clean and equipped with most everything you'll need for meals at home. The beach easily accessible, just across the street (through a neighbor's yard). It's a gorgeous expanse of sand and water. We walked up and down it every night, then detoured through the woods for a walk through the forest. The leaves were still in full fall foliage mode, so the walks were breathtaking. We'd definitely recommend the house to anyone looking for a peaceful getaway, far from the hustle bustle. So far, in fact, that it takes about 35-45 minutes to get to a reasonable grocery store, so be sure to stock up either before you go or on a special shopping day during your stay. Thanks, Peggy!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95
Pet Fee $30

Unless otherwise agreed, check-in time is 4 pm and check-out time is 11 am. The Hideaway has a coded entry; keys are not necessary.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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