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Wilmington
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second visit to the Ship Watch Inn. Again we couldn't be happier with our choice. The host was gracious and prepared wonderful baked treats to tempt us and served us an excellent breakfast of eggs Benedict with crabmeat. We like the Queen Ann room with access to a shared terrace although this time (January) we only would...

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Fairfax County, Virginia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We like to stay in the Chesapeake room. It is on the second floor at the end of the building. It has lots of windows, a refrigerator and a covering over the porch to keep off the sun and rain. I think the room is more private. The innkeeper is wonderful. We were lucky this weekend. There were more than...

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Bel Air, Maryland
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit to ship watch, first time was about 7 years ago and it was fabulous, which is why we returned for a second trip. From what we gathered it is now under new ownership. Our room was overall nice (the Cecil suite) however there was general unfinished repairs that needed to be complete. They installed a...

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Greenbelt, Maryland
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My mother-in-law and I had an absolutely perfect weekend at the Shipwatch Inn. Such a fantastic view from our deck. Appreciated the lovely Christmas decor and the complimentary coffee, tea and dessert and the relaxing, cozy dining room to sit and chat, have a treat and enjoy the view. The hosts were so kind and helpful and we enjoyed talking...

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Some people shop at malls on Black Friday, we shop in small towns on Black Friday... The ShipWatch Inn was a nice waterfront Bed and Breakfast in a charming little town on the C&D Canal. We stay here several times a year and have never offered a review, so I guess it was time. We stay in different rooms each...

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Ship Watch Inn is a beautiful B & B! The rooms are large, the staff was super friendly and helpful, the location is perfect for walking to local restaurants. The decor is elegant. All of the rooms are waterfront. We would definitely book here again without a second thought. Very pleased!

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Kinston
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This great B&B is our half way point on our trips from NC to New England and it never disappoints. It is clean, staffed with friendly people, and has comfortable rooms. The breakfast is always good. We particularly enjoy watching the ship, some ocean freighters go through the canal. There are good restaurants nearby.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
Reviewed 7 November 2016

My entire wedding party booked the whole inn for 2 nights for my wedding. We had a great time, and had wonderful things to say. FIrst of all, the rooms are far more modern than anything else we saw in Chesapeake City, while still keeping the charming quaint feel (think upgraded bathrooms with soaking tubs, but beautiful antique furniture). The...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a fun get away with two other couples. It was our first time here. The balconies are open and we had a fun little wine and cheese party (on our own) on the deck. We enjoyed the water view and even saw a huge barge float by driven by a tug boat. We went out to a local...

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Laurel Springs, New Jersey
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our 4th trip, and we can't wait for the next one! The room is wonderful, and the breakfasts are delicious. We love strolling around town, and shopping at the quaint shops. But our favorite thing to do is sit on the porch, enjoy the fresh air, and watch the ships go by. A totally relaxing time, every time!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only waterfront bed & breakfast in historic Chesapeake City. 8 rooms and 2 suites boast amazing views of the C&D Canal, all with outdoor decks and private, en suite bathrooms. A range of room accommodations are available to meet everyone's individual preferences. Full service, home cooked breakfast, unlimited beverages and home baked goods are complimentary and included with your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ship Watch Inn

Address: 401 1st Street, Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Region: United States > Maryland > Chesapeake City
Price Range: $146 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Ship Watch Hotel Chesapeake City
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“All rooms have a view of the water.”
 of 5 bubbles Empathy, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Every room has an awesome water view and are absolutely beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles tschnurr, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Suites have individual heat/AC”
 of 5 bubbles emeraldreighn, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you don't mind walking up steps, the higher you go the better the view. All rooms are wonderful and have a view of the beautiful canal.”
 of 5 bubbles barbboaz, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“At least for one night, stay in the suite.”
 of 5 bubbles 551gaily, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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