Laurel Grove Inn on the South River

2881 South Haven Road , Annapolis, MD 21401 USA (Show map)


Laurel Grove Inn is an 8,400 sqft. home located on 3 acres overlooking the South River in Annapolis.



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  • Guest room4.6
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.7
  • Cleanliness4.3
  • Onsite Dining4.6


5 on April 24, 2017

Beautiful hostess and wonderful property. A wonderful place to stay

So Beautiful

5 on April 14, 2017

A wonderful place to stay wit an amazing hostess!

GF Breakfast on March Vacation

5 on April 05, 2017

We have stayed at many B&B'S and this rates as one of the best. Great location out of the city of Annapolis for peace and quiet, but still close for easy access to the Naval Academy and much city history spots. Great view of the river from porch. My wife Susie has Celiac disease and must eat Gluten Free food and Tiffany accomadated her needs by great gluten free egg caseroles. For dinner, rhe Yellow Fin restaurant is close by and has many Gluten Free seafood options. Went there 2 nights.We meant most of Tiffaney's family and would definitely go back.

A little bit oh heaven

5 on February 22, 2017

A home away from home without the work. The inn keeper is amazing a jewel of a place


5 on February 20, 2017

Tiffany ensures a fantastic stay. The location is beautiful, close enough to Annapolis but still has the feeling of getting away. Our room was private and spacious with a view of the river that made it feel special. We have decided this is going to be our place for future get-away weekends--no need to look elsewhere. Thanks Tiffany!

Comfortable and quiet

5 on February 15, 2017

What a lovely weekend away. Cozy room with an amazing view. My only complaint was I had to go home and back to reality.

Wonderful getaway

4.6 on February 15, 2017

The Inn's property is lovely. Very peaceful and charming. Tiffany and Tom were amazing hosts and the breakfast was one of the best we have ever had. Will definitely be back!

Very delightful.

5 on February 09, 2017

We were so pleased by our experience here. Perfect for a getaway. And they include the little snacks that made it a great experience!

Beautiful views and a wonderful host

5 on January 11, 2017

The Laurel Grove Inn is a beautiful property right on the banks of the South River. (Indeed, you can choose to arrive by boat and dock at the pier, if you are so inclined.) The River Hill Suite is huge, with panoramic views of the water and environs - eagles, hawks, foxes, and rabbits have been spotted running/soaring by. At the same time, it's appointed in such a way to make it feel cozy and intimate. A private entrance makes this the perfect suite for a romantic getaway. For the family travelers, the guest suites all have access to a large common room, with a pool table, Foosball, puzzles, video games, and more. The Inn is also available for weddings and conferences, with parts of the house having been converted to meeting rooms, to space for caterers, and so on. Tiffany is an absolute wonder of a host - available immediately when needed, an exceptional cook and conversationalist, ready with a recommendation for dining or entertainment. The property itself is amazing, but Tiffany brought a thoroughly welcome and welcoming quality to our stay. We look forward to visiting again in the spring, and the summer, and the fall, and again in the winter.

Peaceful time by the River

4.4 on November 26, 2016

Beautiful time of the year, to spend a few days by the river in Maryland. The hosts, Tiffany and Tom were friendly and handled all our needs. It was like staying with your favorite sister and her husband. If you want a relaxing stay at a location, where you do not want to leave, stay at the Laurel Grove Inn.

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Rooms & Rates

Arundel Arbor Suite

This serene king-size bedroom suite has a sitting room with a luxurious queen-size-sleeper sofa… The sitting room doors can be closed off and used as a separate bedroom that would share the suites’ bath. Best of all, the sitting room has a private porch that overlooks the river. The bathroom has his/hers sinks and a dressing room. As well as a walk in shower. This suite is on the first floor and is easy to get around by wheelchair, walker or cane. It could also be used as a family suite for a family of four.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath

John Barry Suite

Since we are an active duty Navy family we had to name one of our rooms after the founding father of the Navy-- John Barry. This two-bedroom, one-bath suite has a nautical theme. Each bedroom has a queen-size bed, ceiling fan, closet and bureau. The den area has leather sofa and chair with cable TV. This suite is on the ground level so you can view the river from your porch just outside your siding door. This suite has a separate outside entrance as well as one to the inside of the B&B. Just up a few steps to the front of the house, you’re on your way.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath

Harlequin Room

A single queen size bed suite with a private bath. This room is cozy and calm no matter what the weather is outside. With a great view of the river from your bed, you may not want to get up in the morning. This bedroom has an extra long tub/shower in case you want a long soak in the tub after a busy day. Then wrap yourself in our cozy robe, and sit in the rocking chair to watch the action on the river or its wildlife. This room is on the main level and can be navigated by walker, wheelchair or cane.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath

River Hill Suite

This suite can be accessed from the outside or from inside the B&B. You can pull your car up to the door and just walk in. Your large sofa is seated next to the expansive wall of windows overlooking the river. A great place to read a book or take a power nap, or you take a nap on the king-size bed. This suite is equipped with a full-size, private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath

Watermen's Room

A single queen size bedroom suite overlooking the river. This room had the motife of the watermens life. The working life on a boat and the shells that come from the water we overlook. This cozy, quite room is light and airy. Since you are on the ground level you can stoll outside and sit in a chair overlooking the river and enjoy the view. Queen size bed w/ private bath, plush robes provided In room coffee/tea service Cable TV Indoor and outdoor entrance

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath

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Location Type

riverside, Airport, City, Countryside, Downtown


Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington) 23 miles

Directions to property:

Downtown Annapolis-Rowe Blvd towards Rt.50 (away from town) stay on Rowe blvd., it changes into Bestgate Rd...just past Rt.50. The mall will be on your left at the light of Bestgate and Generals Highway. Go through the light to the next light-Rt. 450 Defense Hwy-make right. Go to next light -Left onto South Haven Rd. Go 2 miles-#2881-right side- in community of Southaven.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, United States Naval Academy, St. John's College, Chesapeak Bay, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Zoo

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Piano, Secretarial services, TV Video games, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities , off site office meeting rental, reitement/birthday/small party rental, small venue parties

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, DVD Player, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Kayaking, crabbing, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 0300 pm
  • Check Out:: 1100 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: Limited can be arranged
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments Other, VISA, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: for reservation of 3 days or longer, a deposit of 50% may be required.
  • Cancellations: Cancellation requires a minimum of 24 hrs for a full refund. Less than 24hrs a full refund will be issued if the room is rebooked. Cancellation is accepted by email and or text 443-370-2394 only. For whole Inn rental a 30 day cancellation is rquired
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Tom & Tiffany O'Donnell

Languages spoken


Resident Pets

Dogs , 2 cockatiels

About the innkeepers

Boating, golf, entertaining, travel, skiing, coaching lacrose and field hockey.

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Continental Plus

  • Time Served: 0800-0930 (M-SA) 0900-1200 (S)
  • Serving Location: Outside Deck, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian

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