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Comfortable Timber Frame deep waterfront home in Annapolis close to USNA

23 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 9 nights

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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bath, Sleeps 6

Waterfront timber frame house in Annapolis, MD. Private, wooded setting with excellent views.

Please inquire to the property owner for accurate rates and quote. Please know that the instant quote button may quote actual rates slightly off as our price per night decreases the longer your stay. So, please inquire to the owner. Thank you for your patience while HA perfects their new software.

This house is an energy efficient 9 year old house perched atop a small bluff overlooking picturesque Mill Creek and an agricultural preserve. The house is in a quite peaceful setting, set just above the water's edge and not visible from the road. Only a few neighboring houses are visible.

The house has wood floors throughout and beautiful post and beam construction and details visible in all rooms. The house is furnished with comfortable furnishings. Chairs on the waterfront decks make for peaceful vistas, daydreaming or conversations.

Quiet peaceful setting with activity at your door: Canoe, kayak or rowboat available for exploring the quiet creek. Enjoy fishing or crabbing from the dock or swimming from the sandy beach.

3 miles to USNA, Historic Annapolis, and the City Dock. Enjoy Annapolis, the USNA activities, and the surrounding Annapolis area from this unique water front home located close to the hub of activity but located such that you can come 'home' and relax.

While peaceful and serene, the house does have WiFi high speed internet, Cable TV, DVD player available. Fully equipped kitchen with all electric appliances for those that chose to cook and dine in.

To enjoy a larger beach with a few more people, visit Sandy Point State Park and lifeguarded beach is only 5 minutes away. Bring your ski boat, windsurfer or daysailor. Crewed and bareboat charter boats available nearby.

Drive to the nearby Greenbury Point Nature Preserve to take a hike, watch birds an/or boats on the Chesapeake Bay. From the point is a wonderful view of Annapolis Historic District, the USNA, Eastport, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and the Chesapeake Bay.

2 miles away is the start of the Baltimore Annapolis bike trail with interconnection to the BWI Airport and Elkridge bike routes. With only minor planning, a century ride on paved trails is very easily accomplished.

Coming for the Boat shows? Stay here!

When you tire at the end of the day, simply return to this peaceful house and setting, park at your door step, kick your feet up, enjoy a night cap overlooking the water, anchored boats, wildlife before turning in for a restful sleep with out the hustle & bustle of hotel or in town accommodations.

A haven to visit your Mid or take in a USNA event: Perfect for the family visits with your Mid be it for Induction Day, Parents' Weekend, or any time they are available for a visit.

Planning on visiting your mid but no place to go to let him/her relax without feeling like a caged animal stuck in a hotel? Try our 'Treehouse' on the water. You, your family and your mid will enjoy the relaxing setting. Brothers and sisters will have something to do without getting underfoot. Your mid can zone out and let down from his/her normal pressures and you, as parents, will have the opportunity to await the mood for a meaningful visit.

Alternately, planning to catch a USNA Football, Soccer, Basketball or other sports event? Or Perhaps an Alumni event? Stay here. It is perfect for a couple, a family, or even 3 couples.

Property caretakers nearby for resolution if problems develop.

Quite time 11 PM to 7 AM (AACoMD noise ordinance prohibit excess of 65Db during these hours).

RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY - No business nor commercial activities may be conducted on the premises.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Bob (Owner)
Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

What makes this house unique

Property caretakers nearby for resolution if problems develop.


based on 23 traveler reviews

Comfortable Timber Frame deep waterfront home in Annapolis close to USNA
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 23 reviews

This property offers a unique setting with modern comfort, quality construction. Quiet and Scenic.

  • 5 of 5

I would give this property a very positive thumbs up! The owners coordinated our plans and helped make my arrival and stay as easy as possible. Our week went too fast, and we enjoyed everyday in the Annapolis area, looking forward to returning to our "TreeHouse" at the end of each day. During our week long stay we enjoyed the peaceful serenity of the cabin setting and creature comforts of a modern home. The home is very well appointed, tons of good books to read, and can accommodate a family or couple. This was a great memory, and I would highly recommend this property to those seeking a quality home with a rustic and down to earth feel. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for the holidays!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the Christmas holidays to be close to our family in Columbia, MD, and I can honestly say that it was the most comfortable and relaxing place we've ever stayed. The beauty and serenity of the water view was taken in and loved by all and makes this place spectacular. The owner even put out a tree and some decorations to make it feel Christmassy, which was hugely appreciated by all! For Christmas day, we had our daughters, son-in-law and a baby here with other extended family and were easily able to entertain and feed everyone. Lots of thoughtful kitchenware and supplies made cooking a feast possible. The exquisite views, quiet location, amenities, and the overall comfort of the Treehouse made this a relaxing and memorable vacation for the whole family! Thank you for allowing to use your rental home and for the special allowance you made for us!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It's a lovely house with Danish modern furniture & a great view!

  • 5 of 5

We spent Thanksgiving week at this Annapolis property, and very much enjoyed our time there. While the pots and pans were well-used, we did cook an entire Thanksgiving meal there and enjoyed it at the table overlooking the water. Almost every room has a great view of the water. We did have a couple of minor issues, but the owner came right away to take care of them. We found the property to be clean, user friendly and ideal for three generations. We enjoyed two days in Annapolis, one having lunch and strolling the town, the other on a self-guided tour of the Naval Academy's amazing campus. We also walked up the road a half mile to the soccer field and playground, where we spent a few happy hours playing soccer, frisbee and tag. Afterwards, our son-in-law and grandson jumped in the water to cool off! One night we splurged on dinner at the Seafood place at the end of the road (those old-fashioned crab shacks are no longer cheap, but it's a great place for Maryland crab cakes). Some of us visited the Baltimore Aquarium two days of our visit--it's such a great place! We would definitely recommend this spot, and would love to return in the warmer months.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Happy Experience

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed our stay, 15 min from downtown Annapolis but the location of the house feels secluded. The house fit our needs for four adults and two young kids. My daughter loved the water access, but my favorite part was the lack of noise…the hum of a couple of boats, water slapping the shore, just simply peaceful. The homeowner was excellent and simply an overall great experience with HomeAway.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Treehouse in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous stay at the 'Treehouse' overlooking mill creek. It was clean and well appointed and the layout was great for relaxing inside the house or out. My love and I were looking for a quiet getaway for a few days and this home and location fit the bill perfectly. We spent everyday down on the creek fishing, crabbing and swimming and also used their two person kayak for a nice paddle to the bay. Even though we were 10 minutes to Annapolis we never made it there….instead we chose to hang about and completely unwind in a serene paradise among the tall trees, song birds and mill creek. Although, we did make the walk to Cantler's which was also a great experience. Bob and Sheryl went above and beyond to accommodate our needs and we highly recommend the 'Treehouse' to any couple, family, or group of friends looking for a relaxing getaway.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words and glad to read that you enjoyed your stay. Please remember us for future get aways.
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More than Expected!!

  • 5 of 5

My mother, sister, daughter-in-law and 2-yr old grandson stayed at the TreeHouse for a girls +1 week while my nephew was at USNA camp. What a great find in this house! All the comforts of home and more. AND the creekside seating and sand play area was great for our little guy and lots of sun (I know you ordered this, too!) for our relaxation. We're definitely keeping this property on our go to list for another close to home vacation. Thank You!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Deep water in Annapolis, MD. Close to the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis Historic district, Annapolis City Dock, USNA Stadium, United States Sail and Power boat shows, Sandy Point State Park, Greenbury Point Nature Preserve, USNA Golf Course. Washington DC, Smithsonian Museums, Nation's Capital memorials and Baltimore Inner Harbor are within 30 minute drive as are the DC Nationals, Baltimore Orioles, Washington Red Skins and Baltimore Ravens stadiums. Easy access to the Baltimore/Annapolis bike trail.

House located on the quiet deep protected waters of Mill Creek of the Chesapeake Bay. Seafood and other fine dining at many nearby seafood restaurants.

The house is in a serene peaceful setting. The deep water in front of the house is host to a broad range of visitors and activies ranging from kayakers, sailors, canoers, blue heron, duck and other water fowl,

Other Activities: Historic district & USNA tours. Sailing & boating on Chesapeake Bay

The caretaker lives next door in the event of problems.


Rates & Availability

Annapolis House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
USNA 2016 Commissioning Week
May 20 2016 - May 28 2016
9 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Summer 2106
May 28 2016 - Sep 6 2016
2 night minimum stay
Fall 2016
Sep 7 2016 - Dec 12 2016
2 night minimum stay
Winter 2016/2017
Dec 13 2016 - Mar 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Mar 16 2017 - May 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
USNA Commissioning
May 20 2017 - May 28 2017
9 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
May 29 2017 - Sep 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750
Cleaning $50
Tax Rate 6.0%

Please see sample contract.

We do not accept payment without a contract in place. Those familiar with vacation rentals are probably familiar with this. To those that are not, this may appear a bit like a nigerian scam. Please know, it is not. You are invited to call, send follow-up inquiries or to contact FlipKey to vet the process. For those that are squeamish about electronic communication, this information maybe submitted via fax or US Mail.

If you would like to rent the house, the process and procedure to move to rental contract is: .
1. Your full name & address.
The names of all adult guests that will be staying with you.
The names, ages and relationship of all children guests that will be staying with you.
2. This information is then entered into the contract and a copy of your privacy policy are sent to you via email.
3. You sign & date and return the contract. A scan or photocopy of ID is required prior to occupancy (much like checking into a hotel).
4. The fully signed and contract is then returned to you through system with a payment request.
5. Your payment is then made via the HomeAway/VRBO secure process system. In instances with a long lead, the payment maybe in steps. The name on the payment credit card must correspond to the person renting the house.
6. Once full payment is made and approximately 2 weeks to 10 days from you stay, access instructions are emailed to you.

For those that are uncomfortable relaying this information electronically, faxes to my dedicated fax of 410-757-3550 are acceptable in lieu of an email.

If you have questions or would like to reserve the property, please call or email me.

Phone: +1-410-757-0667
Fax: 410-757-3550


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Maryland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • River ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sliding door to waterfront deck
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Sliding door to waterfront deck
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Water view.
  • Danish modern teak queen platform beds with night stands ceiling fans. Wood floors. Dressers tables, closets, and chairs in each bedroom. All bedrooms have water view. 2 bedrooms open to a waterfront deck. Ceiling fans in each bedroom.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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