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Sinking Springs Herb Farm & Retreat

843 Elk Forest Road, Elkton, MD 21921
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Sinking Springs Herb Farm & Retreat
Ranked #3 of 3 Elkton B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

My partner and I went to Sinking Springs- it looked lovely online and I saw positive reviews. The grounds were beautiful and Ann- the owner was very nice. When we went into the cottage we were hit with a musty smell, cobwebs, spiders, and found a roach in the bathroom. The bed was very uncomfortable and the baseboard heat didn't... More

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Halethorpe, Maryland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Well I read a number of the other reviews and I need to say that I have mixed feelings about the negative ones. First of all, this farm is absolutely beautiful. The flowers, herbs and trees were full and aromatic. We arrived and were promptly greeted by the nicest woman in her cute little blue hat and welcoming smile. We... More

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Nice lady and nice grounds but the place is more of a converted garden shed than a real house, think 2/3 scale. The bathroom was infested with tiny biting ants that especially liked the toilet area. The water was stinky sulfur water, so not taking a shower, like you could even get into the tiny shower stall. Unhappy, we left... More

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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights to celebrate our anniversary. When we got there it was just beautiful, the grounds were lovely and Ann, the owner, was very friendly and welcoming in showing us around. The cottage was so cute from the outside, but when we went in I was a bit disappointed. First off it smelled really... More

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Boonsboro, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

What can I say about Ann & Bill Stubbs? They are amazing! The whole herb farm is so beautiful you would think you were in a fairytale (or the Shire if you are a Tolkien fan)! The cottage is the cutest thing ever and breakfast each morning was outstanding! Ann, you are a gem, and your classes, tours, and luncheons... More

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Sinking Springs Farm
Address: 843 Elk Forest Road, Elkton, MD 21921
Location: United States > Maryland > Elkton
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Ranked #3 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Elkton

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