Blue Max Inn

300 Bohemia Avenue , Chesapeake City, MD 21915 USA (Show map)


Elegant bed and breakfast inn located in the heart of the historic village of Chesapeake City. Each guest room is custom designed to pamper with romantically appointed, extravagant, king or queen beds, luxurious linens and upscale amenities. Your day at the Blue Max begins with a hearty gourmet breakfast. You can dine in the grand fireside dining room or at individual tables in the delightful solarium which overlooks a picturesque fish pond. The Blue Max provides a cozy atmosphere of total comfort for guests who want to enjoy a restful getaway. Afternoon tea is served daily. Walk to shopping, dining and the waterfront.



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  • Guest room4.5
  • Service4.6
  • Value4.3
  • Cleanliness4.6
  • Onsite Dining4.4

An excellent experience

4.8 on May 12, 2016

A most attractive house, sparkling clean, and with a breakfast that would have sustained my husband and I all day had we not been going to a wedding! Highly recommended.

Getaway Night in Chesapeake City

5 on April 20, 2016

The Blue Max was the perfect B&B for a quick getaway to Chesapeake City. Check-in was easy, and Christine was an excellent hostess, showing us the house and our room. The house is an elegant old home, in town, just a block from the waterfront, and within steps of the restaurants and shopping. My wife and I enjoyed a nice lunch at the Bayard House, walked the quaint town, sat by the water and enjoyed a perfect day. When evening came, we made our way to Prime225 for an great dinner, with our evening filled with wine, laughter and good stories with the other guests. We only had to cross the street, to return to the quiet haven of The Blue Max, to retire for the night. Morning found me on the balcony, sipping hot coffee, fresh from the downstairs pantry. Breakfast was serve in gracious manner, in their enclosed morning room, while light music drifted around us. It was a great night, a great stay, and a great old B&B. We'll be back, many times, I'm sure.

Weekend Getaway

5 on March 01, 2016

We stayed at the Blue Max Inn while we were in town for a show at the Chesapeake Inn. We were able to easily walk there. The room was beautiful and had everything we needed. Breakfast was gourmet and elegantly presented. I would highly recommend stating here.

The perfect valentines getaway

4.8 on February 17, 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed on Valentine's weekend and the room was absolutely beautiful when we got there we found a box of chocolate and a rose in a vase and that was the perfect start. The room and bathroom were very spacious and very well decorated, the bedroom fireplace was a nice touch. The only thing I would change is the water did not stay hot for very long and when I ran the bath with jets in the morning the water did not stay hot long enough to fill the bath.


5 on January 07, 2016

Everything was great. We had a wonderful stay at the Inn, a great time in the town, and the food was perfect. We would definitely come back again.

Mid-December micro-vacation in Chesepeake City

4.0 on January 06, 2016

My husband and I had a great time. Our room was so clean, comfortable, and posh. The inn and town looked adorable all decked out for Christmas. It was a quiet, rejuvenating getaway for us.

Above and Beyond

5 on December 10, 2015

We had a wonderful stay. The room was clean and comfortable. I haven't slept that good in ages. The Inn Keepers went out of their way to make us cozy and comfortable. Outstanding!


5 on November 30, 2015

Best rest I've had in years. Very clean and comfortable room. The Inn Keeper, Christine is very nice. They did everything to make our stay so nice. Thanks Blue Max! We will be back.

Best B&B !!

5 on November 13, 2015

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Blue Max Inn with my sisters from Boston over the weekend of my daughter’s wedding. The rooms at the Blue Max are a delight; clean, comfortable, and beautifully decorated. The breakfasts were YUM. Christine and her staff were stellar. From check-in to check -out our stay was perfect. Highly recommend.

chesapeake city jewel

5 on August 31, 2015

Friendly owners/staff, great breakfast, looking forward to a third stay!

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Rooms & Rates

The Lindsey Room

A large first floor room with a beautiful and comfortable King Sleigh bed. It has a large private in-room bath with a tub/shower combination and a beautiful non-wood burning fireplace to enjoy summer or winter. Handicap accessible.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Herman Room

A bright and airy second floor room with Queen white and brass bed with a silk pillow top mattress and lots of windows! A large private in-room bath with a single whirlpool/tub/shower combination.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Cleaver Room

This spacious and stately second floor room has a Queen canopy bed, thick pillow-top mattress and a private in-room bath with step up tub and shower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Bayard Room

This cozy third floor room has a King Sleigh Bed decorated in Victorian style in shades of coral . A large private bath is located across the hall from the room with tub/shower combination.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Honeymoon Suite

Unforgettable romantic suite with King canopy bed, luxurious mattress, and air jetted whirlpool for two! Separate tile and glass shower. Private balcony overlooking gardens, the town and winter "water view." Large armoire with TV, DVD, VCR and movies. In-room refrigerator with beverages and snacks. Fantastic non-wood burning fireplace can be enjoyed year round.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Randall Room

An elegant second floor room with a King canopy bed, electric wood stove (really neat) and a veranda overlooking the historic district. The private bath with a tub/shower combination is located across the hall from the room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Suite

Luxurious beautifully appointed second floor suite with a Queen size four poster bed and top of the line Stearns and Foster mattress. Private balcony overlooking gardens, the town and winter "water view." Single whirlpool with a tub/shower combination. Large armoire with TV, VCR, and movies. In-room refrigerator with beverages and snacks. Enjoy the glow of our non-wood burning fireplace both summer and winter!

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Conrey Room

The Conrey is a bright & pretty third floor room with a fancy Queen iron bed, comfortable non-disturb pillow top mattress, unique Oriental Chest and a large in-room bath with a tub/shower combination. A favorite!

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Hunter Room

A popular second floor room with King White and Brass "Heart" headboard. This room opens out onto a veranda that overlooks the quaint historic district of town. In-room private bath with tub/shower combination.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

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Location Type

Small town, Wine country


Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington)

Directions to property:

From New York and Philadelphia - South on I-95 to exit 1A - (896 South Middletown) 4 miles to Route 40 west (on right) - 4 miles to Route 213 South (on left) 6 miles to Canal - cross over the Canal bridge - turn right at bottom of bridge and circle around to stop sign - left at stop sign to 2nd right turn (4th street) One block to Blue Max.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, C & D Canal, Longwood Gardens, Winterthur, Carriage rides, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast, Country Inn, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Bath robes, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Library, Piano, Private entrance, Wedding Facilities , Free bottled water and soda available, Tea and cookies every afternoon

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Board games, CD player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Antiquing, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 2:00 - 6:00pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only On porches only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 night minimum stays for weekends May through October and certain holiday weeke
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Valid credit card # required to hold reservations.
  • Cancellations: Because of our small size, cancellation affect us significantly and for this reason cancellations of reservations must be 10 days prior to date of arrival to avoid a full rate charge.



Christine Mullen

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  • Time Served: 7-9am weekdays 8-10am weekends
  • Serving Location: Sun porch, Fireside dining room, Breakfast Room, Breakfast/dining area, Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian