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Poestenkill, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

David is the ultimate Innkeeper, and he and our accommodations in this beautiful, historic inn that has been gracefully brought into the 21st century provided all the comforts you could ask for. Everything from the beautiful gardens, to the magnificent 200 year old oak tree on the front lawn, will enrich your stay. And I can't forget to mention the... More 

Thank Roger M
Darien, Connecticut
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a great place to stay. The Inn is beautiful, the rooms inviting, and the tasty breakfasts fuel you for a day of seeing the area, including Old Ellicott City. The inn-keepers are great folks. The house historic. Book it if you can.

Thank David E
Springfield, Virginia
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I stayed here on a business trip and wanted a quiet spot with good breakfast after a long week of traveling. I got that and more. I think the pictures and reviews speak for itself on what you would expect in this historic house. What I wanted to add, if this was not emphasized in previous reviews, is that the... More 

Thank Lee7977
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Spent the weekend here with Friends for our yearly B&B Retreat. We all had a Fantastic and Relaxing time. The Innkeepers are very personable, knowledgeable about the area and places to visit and David cooks up a Fantastic Breakfast! We absolutely loved the house, the furnishings and the stories about it. I totally enjoyed the sun-porch and did some afternoon... More 

Thank jforbes4
Washington, DC
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We only stayed here for one night, but we really enjoyed our stay in this beautiful historic house. The room was comfortable and nicely decorated, and the inn is located a few minutes drive from historic Ellicott City. The owners made us feel welcome and though we missed breakfast because we decided to sleep in, we could smell it and... More 

Thank Emc8309
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I spent one night while apartment shopping. David made our stay so comfortable. The furnishings are beautiful! Every detail of the house was so well thought out, from the bedding, to the coffee, the robes, the toiletries, the breakfast, all just perfect. Also, David's friendliness and knowledge of the area was so valuable to us, as my... More 

Thank beachbabi
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

David the innkeeper is extremely warm and eager to make your stay memorable. There is a small pond on the property that has more turtles than I have ever seen at one time. David himself serves breakfast and it was more of an event rather than a meal. David is not at a loss of words and be sure to... More 

Thank Dennis S
London, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

This wonderful B&B combines modern convenience and historic beauty - plus a fabulous breakfast!. More than that though, the best part of The Wayside Inn are the owners - David and Susan - they exude care and concern for your comfort and enjoyment. By far the best B&B that I have ever enjoyed!

Thank Rod B
breakfastguy83, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for you wonderful review! We really appreciate feedback from our guests, especially when it is so positive!! :) We are constantly striving to make every guest's stay special and it heartwarming to us when a guest takes the time out of their busy day to let us know when we have succeeded. I will pass on your... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

My wife and I went here for a one night get-away. The owner greeted us with a smile, was very personable, and had a fantastic breakfast for us in the morning. Would wholeheartedly recommend this to anyone.

Thank Ryan M
breakfastguy83, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

I want to thank you for such a nice, concise review of your stay here at the Wayside Inn. You have summed up our mission: greet every guest with a warm smile, offer our help to make your stay enjoyable, and give you an upscale breakfast that you would never make yourself at home. I appreciate your recognition and that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

My wife and I have a yearly "get-away-trip" between Christmas and the New Year. This time it was at the Wayside Inn in Ellicott City, MD. Our Innkeepers, Susan and David were tremendously gracious and offered important information about local eateries and historical facts about the area. Susan greeted us upon our arrival and was very efficient showing us around... More 

Thank masterchiefpianist
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two hundred years of history await you at the Wayside Inn. Conveniently located in historic Ellicott City, Maryland, and within a short drive of either Baltimore or Washington, D.C., the Wayside Inn is the perfect place for you to escape to the past. A historic building providing modern amenities and fabulous, full breakfasts combine for an unforgettable escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wayside Inn

Address: 4344 Columbia Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042-5910
Location: United States > Maryland > Ellicott City
Price Range: $175 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Wayside Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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