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Whitehaven Hotel

River Street & Whitehaven Road , Whitehaven, MD 21856 USA (Show map)
4.7
152 Reviews
$125 - $175
per night

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About

The Whitehaven Hotel was saved from the wrecking ball through the cooperative efforts of local residents, the Maryland Historic trust and by those captivated by its charming location in a riverfront Eastern Shore village at the Whitehaven ferry, minutes from the Chesapeake Bay. The Hotel, now one of the last of its kind, provided lodging for travelers crossing the Wicomico by horse to Quantico, Salisbury and Princess Anne and by steamship to ports as far as Baltimore. Nestled on the shore of the Wicomico River, the village of Whitehaven is about 25 minutes outside Salisbury, MD. Other Eastern Shore attractions such as Ocean City, Chincoteague Island and the Assateague National Seashore are also short drives away.

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Overall
4.7

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  • Guest room4.6
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.6
  • Dining4.7

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Perfect getaway

4.8 on August 20, 2014

Originally booked for 1 night, extended for 2. The hotel is very welcoming, a very relaxed 'feel at home' atmosphere and offers a peaceful, perfect get away to chill out. Cindy & Jefferson made us very welcome, we shared delicious food, great conversation with other guests and just enjoyed relaxing by the river watching the ferry go to & fro and the local wildlife entertain us - ospreys, turtles, humming birds, butterflies. The crab dinner at the Red Roost was an experience not to be missed.


Relax and smell the flowers

4.6 on August 16, 2014

Very lovely and picturesque


Wonderful week in Whitehaven!

5 on August 09, 2014

Delicious breakfast every morning (and different every day). Clean rooms, great porch. Wonderful quiet town. Cindy, the innkeeper is just lovely! We'll be be back!


Whitehaven Hotel - a Historic Window into Osprey Heaven

5 on July 31, 2014

We spent 3 nites there an were verry pleased . The rooms were very nice , the bed slept well , the Breakfast was different every morning and really great . Watching the Ospreys was fun and Cindy is really a neat person . We will definantly make the visit to the Whitehaven Hotel an annual event . Caution for late arrivals from the South , the Ferry stops running at 7:20 pm.


Love this B & B!

4.4 on July 29, 2014

This is my third stay at the Whitehaven Hotel. It is the perfect retreat from everyday life, so quiet and serene. Cindy is wonderful and makes a most delicious breakfast. It is a great place for a girl's weekend or personal get away.


Comfortable and welcoming B&B

4.2 on July 26, 2014

A very peaceful and quiet B&B. The breakfasts were outstanding. Including local veggies and herbs their own garden. Cindy, the inn keeper, made us feel like we were in the home of an old friend.


Awsome place

5 on July 11, 2014

Stayed there during fourth of July weekend in the federal room. It has marvellous views across the river and over the little ferry. The nest of Ospreys is right in front, with four fledglings calling out for more fresh fish... It is a great area for biking and cycling. We also took the 4th of July cruise and were treated to some awsome crab cakes and excellent wine. Very enjouable. The people in charge are very welcoming, and hospitable. They served a greta brekfast on the porch. we ended the afternoon sipping champagne there as well. Delightful.


Exceeded Expectations!

5 on July 10, 2014

This was our first stay at the Whitehaven Hotel, but it won't be our last. As you enter, a sign by the door says "May all who enter as guests leave as friends" and it was true. The innkeeper, Cindy, is the loveliest, warmest person who really goes above and beyond to make your stay perfect. Her breakfasts are gourmet and delicious, and the inn itself is so cozy and inviting and filled with lovely things. There really is something special about this place, and Whitehaven as a whole, and I hope it stays that way! It was a real refuge away from the craziness of everyday life. We can't wait to go back.


So relaxing

4.4 on July 09, 2014

Awesome place


This is the place to go for peace and quiet!

4.4 on July 03, 2014

Lovely old inn with a wrap-around porch and rocking chairs that just cry to be used. The dog friendly room was perfect for my Buddy and the entire inn, staff and guests are dog friendly. Breakfast was well worth getting up for and the conversation was lively, fun and intelligent. Special attention is paid to each plate and, if you don't like something, the chef will make you something else. Don['t go here expecting a wild and crazy time unless you make it yourself. Go here to relax, watch osprey and chill!


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Location

Location Type

Wicomico River, Wicomico County, Countryside, Small town, Village, Waterfront

Airport

Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington) 80 miles

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Fishing, Skipjack Races, Canoe & Kayak , Local Artists , Salisbury University, Bike Tours, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Boutique Hotel, Historic Inn, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Amenities Basket, BBQ grill, Bike rental, Copier, Outdoor grilling, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, TV Video games, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Wheelchair access , Canopy Bed, 2 Rooms with Priv. Porch and fireplaces, Maryland Historical Register, Waterfront, Marina Across Street, Gift Store on Site

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, In-room internet, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Radio, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hunting, Kayaking, Antique Shopping, Boat Cruises to Winery, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Cindy Curran

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 9 AM
  • Serving Location: Porch, Dining Room, Guest room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Childrens


Signature Dish

Danish Pancakes


Recipes

Details

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River Street & Whitehaven Road , Whitehaven, MD 21856 USA (Show map)

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