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The Woodlawn Historic B&B

Woodlawn Lane, Ridge, MD
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Ranked #1 of 1 Ridge B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015
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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

A group of 5-7 couples gets together each year to celebrate New Years Eve. We have been doing this for at least 15 years. This year we decided to go to Woodlawn Farm in Ridge MD. Woodlawn is an historic house on the Potomac River. There are views of the river everywhere and wonderful sunrises and sunsets. Woodlawn was built... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Close to Point Lookout State Park on the Bay. House is very old but well-maintained. Complimentary wine tasting most days. Copious and delicious breakfast included while enjoying water view at picture window. Friendly owners & staff. Got a great deal, and was told we could get same price next time! Book far ahead - it is very popular!

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Jim - Thinking of Woodlawn all the time. My grandmother (Marion Conrad) will be 100 years old on March 30th. She is still strong and tells us stories after stories. She is always talking about the awesome time she spent at Woodlawn reminiscing of all the by-gone days of when her mother and all her siblings were born at Woodlawn... More 

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New Windsor, Maryland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We selected this B&B as the venue for my parents 40th anniversary celebration. We were not disappointed! From the moment we arrived, we felt right at home and can't say enough wonderful things about our hosts, Jim and Maggie. The views are breathtaking! I made one of my photos the desktop background on my computer at work and my-coworkers ask... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

My wife and I truly enjoyed this scenic getaway! Upon arrival, Jim, an outgoing owner and host, told me both his father and son were named Harold. Later that evening, after following Jim's recommendation for some pizza, we found ourselves instead in the midst of a local annual chili cook-off contest. We went with the flow and had unlimited chili... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We tried this B&B after finding them on Grouping. The location was gorgeous, I would like to experience it in the Spring. We arrived late at night and the owner, Jim, left a note and key for us. We appreciated the effort. The cottage was nice but could've been a bit cleaner. We loved the bed and linens...very cozy. Breakfast... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I was lucky enough to discover Woodlawn a few years ago when I was visiting wineries in Southern Maryland. The B&B also serves as Slack Winery, which is a bonus for any wine lover. I returned for the delicious wine 2 times after the initial visit, but always wanted to stay and enjoy the grounds which back right up to... More 

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Palm Beach, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

This was our fifth or sixth visit to Woodlawn and the experience keeps getting better. This time the wine tasting on a sunny Sunday afternoon was a highlight. And the location, on Calvert Creek, could not be more beautiful. It's a special place we plan to return to many times in coming years.

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Harrisburg, PA
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8 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

This B&B is situated on the Calvert Creek near the Potomac River’s junction with the Chesapeake Bay. What is your basic reason for staying at a B&B? Assuming comfort and beauty are the first considerations, the second “B” is still an important part of the equation. This one disappointed us on that count –especially the first day. This historic manor... More 

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Morganville, New Jersey
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This August 2013 was our second visit to Woodlawn (the first was September 2012), and we hope to make it an annual tradition. It is difficult to put into words how special Woodlawn is, but I will try to provide some helpful info. The owners, Jim & Maggie, are lovely, down-to-earth, knowledgeable, kind individuals, and great conversationalists. We enjoyed getting... More 

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Address: Woodlawn Lane, Ridge, MD
Location: United States > Maryland > Ridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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