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The Oaks Waterfront Inn and Events

25876 Royal Oak Road, PO Box 187, Royal Oak, MD 21662
The Oaks Waterfront Inn and Events
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed In hundreds of hotels and I have been to my count of weddings. I have never experienced a staff so incredibly rude. For you to comment and say that that customer that experienced a negative service was an "isolated incident" is absurd. I don't care if you have 70 reviews.You impacted about 100 people who will never... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It has been two months since my daughter's marriage at the Oaks and we are still basking in the afterglow of the perfect wedding. It is hard to describe all the ways that make the Oaks the ideal setting. Less than an hour and a half from Baltimore and DC, the Inn and grounds are breathtakingly beautiful, just the right... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Oaks is an exceptionally special and wonderful place. I was recently married there, and would recommend it as a wedding location or just a weekend getaway! First, the location is gorgeous - a beautiful, charming inn right on the water with several great options for ceremony sites. I actually started crying the first time we visited because I was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff was rude, not accommodating, and inflexible. Horrible service for rehearsal and dinner. Luckily the people at the wedding were a great time.Its amazing how these people put on 40 weddings a year with the staff they are working with. The rooms were small and outdated and showers barely spewed water. They blamed everything on the laws and took zero... More 

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OaksManager, General Manager at The Oaks Waterfront Inn and Events, responded to this review

I would like to thank this guest for taking the time to write a review about their recent experience at The Oaks. Of course I am disappointed that it is not a more favorable review however every review is important and provides us with an opportunity for growth. I am of course saddened that this guest had a negative experience.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The venue was beautiful,the staff wonderful and the food was the best I have ever had at a wedding. Tracey was wonderful and made everything run smoothly. Our guests couldn't say enough nice things about the place. Everything took place exactly like we were told it would.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Sparkling clean- lifelong employees- owners are on premises to personally help you- idyllic setting- extremely professional- no stone unturned with personal service- St. Michaels is a best kept secret and the Oaks is their jewel in the crown.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The Oaks on the surface looks like a great place to have a wedding. I am sure the bride & family were very happy with their event. However the staff at this facility was horrible. The bartenders were down right rude. At the end of the evening the guests were pretty much pushed out the door. The food was mediocre... More 

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Sanibel Island, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My son got married there and everything was wonderful except the weather. The Oaks is a rustic old house that has been added on to numerous times. The hallways go everywhere with a lot of turns. The room the wifey and I had was large with a sitting area and a water view. The breakfast buffet was ample and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We got married at The Oaks back in '07 and recently returned to celebrate our anniversary. The mid-week getaway rate is terrific. The water views are spectacular particularly this time of year with the fall foliage. Since we were the only guests staying at the Inn, we were upgraded to the Cottage. The room upgrade was an unexpected surprise upon... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Seriously, anyone who writes anything other than great comments about this place has issues. The Oaks is absolutely gorgeous. Immaculately kept, Beautiful views, Charming and Romantic Rooms, Quiet and Serene...an easy 5 min drive to the small town of St. Michael's with great restaurants and shops. We stayed only 2 days and took advantage of the mid-week special (which was... More 

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