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Cottage in Heart of St Michaels--Walk Everywhere!

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    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
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
    The historic Washington Melson House is a 2 bedroom, 2 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...
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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
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Ask
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK300962 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
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    $1,475
    $4,350
    summer May 18, 2014 Sep 1, 2014 3 nights
    $190
    $345
    $1,475
    $4,350
    Fall Sep 2, 2014 Dec 31, 2014 2 nights
    $180
    $345
    $1,250
    $2,950
    Fees
    • Pet: $40 / pet - Other
    • Tax rate: 10.0% of rental - Tax
    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
  • Property location
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    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    The house is located in the historic district of St. Michaels. It is a short walk to everything in St. Michaels! It is a half block to the town park on the harbor (with farmer's market on Saturdays). It is a couple blocks to shps, restaurants and museums. the house is about 5 blocks to the new town pool and 1 block to rent a bike . The house can be rented individually, or together with an adjacent house when available.
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Benjamin...
Denver, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
2
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

JKCtravel...
Arlington, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
2
people found this review helpful

My husband and I rented the cottage for a long weekend and it was perfect! The interior is spotless, and very spacious. The owner also allowed us to bring our dog, and was quick to answer our initial questions about the rental. The cottage is within easy walking distance of everything in St. Michael's, and the neighborhood is quiet and... more

sandandoc...
Brielle NJ
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Blades House is a mixture of original and updated architecture. It has 2 bedrooms. 1 with a queen bed and 1 with a full sized bed and a twin that was very low (under a slanted ceiling). The bathrooms and kitchen are new and very nice. Great screened porch on the rear of the house. Walking distance to a restaurant... more

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Listed since : Jun 2011
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