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Cottage in Heart of St Michaels--Walk Everywhere!

  • Front of Melson House on Locust St.
    Front of Melson House on Locust St.
    Front of Melson House on Locust St.
    Melson House with neighboring Blades House
    Park and Harbor One-Half Block Away
    Side of House
    Living Room with Fireplace
    Property description
    St. Michaels
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    The historic Washington Melson House is a 2 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom vacation cottage that is a short walk from all museums, parks, restaurants, churches and shops in St. Michaels.

    The house was built around 1840 by Washington Melson, a sailor, believed to be one of two individuals in Talbot County who voted for Abraham Lincoln in the presidential election of 1860. The house was originally built at only 16 feet wide but enlarged to the current width soon thereafter.

    The first floor of the original portion of the Melson House includes a LIVING ROOM and a DINING ROOM. On the first floor of the REAR WING is a KITCHEN area which opens up by French doors to an OUTDOOR PATIO. The kitchen also connects to a large FAMILY ROOM with a queen sleep sofa.

    The second floor of the original portion of the...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Waterfront
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Ask
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #FKN2081103 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
    Default - - 2 nights
    $190
    $345
    $1,475
    $4,350
    Fall Sep 2, 2014 Dec 31, 2014 2 nights
    $180
    $345
    $1,350
    --
    winter Jan 1, 2015 Feb 28, 2015 2 nights
    $150
    $275
    $875
    --
    spring Mar 1, 2015 May 21, 2015 2 nights
    $180
    $325
    $1,395
    --
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    Fees
    • Pet: $40 / stay - Fee
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Rates vary accordingly to the season, and the length of stay (e.g.s weekend, week, or entire season). The minimum stay is two nights (3 nights during summer). Rates are discounted for last minute rentals or seasonal rentals, Taxes and linens (if requested) are extra.Wine Festival, Easter, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas require 3 night stay
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mimikk
olyphant , pa
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
24 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
1
person found this review helpful

The pictures of this house do not lie. It is that nice. We parked our car and didn't need again until we left. Close to everything. Walk to the water , sit on the bench and relax. Beautifully decorated. All appliances are there. Cable and great WIFI. Bed was so comfortable! Slept like a baby. Remember to take a hair... more

FrequentT...
DC area
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
4
people found this review helpful

We fully enjoyed our relaxing stay in the sleepy little town of St. Michaels, and would definitely return when given the chance. The location is perfect - within a one block walk from town (restaurants, shops, etc) or the park (for a relaxing place to sit and watch boats, or people). No need to drive anywhere once you park in... more

Benjamin...
Denver, Colorado
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
7
people found this review helpful

This is an absolutely perfect location in St. Michaels. We were considering this or the Inn at Perry Cabin and very pleased with our decision. Fifty yards from the water, and one or two blocks from numerous places to eat, shop, and visit. Five minutes after we walked through the door, we had the central air cranked up, Fox News... more

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