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The Wayside Inn

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18/06/2017 19/06/2017
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Shalimar, Florida
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Ten members of our nursing class met here for a reunion. We were greeted with warmth and friendliness. We filled all the rooms for our long weekend which made it especially nice. We didn't have to worry about bothering other guest with our constant laughter. David and Sue were delightful host. They made us feel like family. David had all...

Thank SheliaRaye
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

It's truly wonderful to know you all had as much of good time staying with us as we had having you, Sheila! I'm happy to hear that the rooms, breakfast, and sundeck were enjoyed by all. I want our inn to be a place where everyone feels comfortable and at home, so it's great you all felt that. While we're...

Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Me: I'm a lover of B&B's, and always take the opportunity when they present themselves. I tend to be very particular and notice details. For this trip, I needed a quiet room with breakfast and to feel at home; I was traveling for a certificate for my profession and was in a somewhat grueling bootcamp for the week. Service: From...

1Thank V99999999
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

"I haven't been to a 5 star hotel that came close to this." I wish you could've seen the smile that compliment brought to my face! Thanks for staying with us during your training, and thanks for following up with such a humbling recommendation afterward. Other reviewers undoubtedly will appreciate your attention to detail as much as I do! Until...

Chevy Chase, MD
Reviewed 19 June 2014

My wife & were looking for a nice weekend get away for a birthday celebration. We found the Wayside Inn on B&B Finder and looked here and Google, finding positive reviews. The Inn is very charming and tastefully decorated. Our host, David, is a jovial fun conversationalist who is full of local knowledge on the fun things to do and...

2Thank PhilandSaraF
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

It was truly a pleasure having you two here! Thank you so much for following up with such a delightful recommendation after your stay. Other reviewers undoubtedly will appreciate your attention to detail as much as I do! Until next time, David

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 18 June 2014

As a couple, this was our first experience at a Bed and Breakfast and our stay was exquisite! The Inn is on delightful property. The historic building is charming and the rooms were well decorated and absolutely clean. The restoration work is consistent with the era (240 years old), yet wonderfully blended with modern day amenities, such as the rain...

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1Thank Brian B
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

We're so glad you stayed with us when you came to Maryland, Brian! The fact that you followed up with such a thoughtful recommendation afterward is just the icing on the cake. Hope to have you back next time you're down this way! Safe travels, David

Keswick, Virginia
Reviewed 15 April 2014

In planning a Sunday return to Virginia from the Great Northeast after a weekend with the grandchildren, my wife expressed a desire to see the cherry blossoms in DC. We decide the best plan was to stay in the Baltimore area on Sunday night so we could go into DC on a seemingly less crowded Monday morning (which we found...

Thank paisleigharies
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

I'm blown away by your recommendation! It was an absolute pleasure having you and your wife at the inn, and I do hope this is the start of a longstanding relationship. We can't wait to have you back! Best, David

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 12 April 2014

My husband booked a night at the Wayside Inn "just because", and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. David and Susan, the innkeepers, did all they could to make us feel welcomed and comfortable. The Inn is meticulously maintained and impeccably clean. The bed was comfortable and the sheets were amazing, and the beautifully appointed bathroom had a spacious jacuzzi tub...

2Thank Michele B
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

I'm blown away by your kind words, Michele! Thanks so much for following up with us after your stay. I'm thrilled that your first B&B experience was with us, and I'm even more thrilled that you enjoyed it so much. Hope to see you during the holidays! Best, David

Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 10 April 2014

My wife and I got married here last September. I can't recommend it highly enough for an event. At every step of the way, the owners were incredibly helpful, including meeting with our wedding planner, giving us advice on which vendors they had worked with successfully in the past, and helping us with coordinating vendors (tent, equipment) in days leading...

Thank Daniel K
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure to host your wedding, Daniel! Thank you so much for choosing our inn as the setting for your special day. We wish you nothing but the best and hope you'll think of us next time you're planning a getaway! Cheers, David

Catonsville, Maryland
Reviewed 5 April 2014

I am from Catonsville and didn't know this gem was hiding in plain sight. From the moment our host, David, greeted us at the front door, my husband and I instantly felt at home. This was our first B&B experience, but it won't be our last. David is a charming and gracious host and makes you feel at home. Our...

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David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

To say your review made my day is definitely an understatement. Please thank your friends for gifting you with a stay at our B&B! It was a pleasure getting to know you, and I'm already looking forward to your next visit. Don't be a stranger! Best, David

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 6 March 2014

My sister and I decided to do a weekend getaway for Mother's Day 2013 and found this enchanting bed and breakfast right in our own backyard. The weather didn't cooperate for the weekend but despite the rain (which was no one's fault!), we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Wayside Inn. Our Hosts were lovely and gracious, the house itself...

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David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this glowing recommendation, Zehndi! I appreciate you taking the time to follow up with us after your sisters' getaway last year. Other reviewers undoubtedly will appreciate your attention to detail as much as I do! Until next time, David, Owner

Hebron, Kentucky
Reviewed 25 February 2014

My first time at a Bed and Breakfast. Loved the whole experience. Owners were friendly and hospitable. Left feeling like I'd made a new friend. Rooms were inviting and comfortable. Breakfast was an event… the best in Maryland!

Thank Cathy W
David B, Owner at The Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Great to hear from you, Cathy! I can't tell you how glad I am that your first experience at a bed and breakfast was with us. The fact that you think ours is the best breakfast in Maryland is just the icing on the cake! Until next time, David, Owner

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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
Region: United States > Maryland > Ellicott City
Price Range: $226 - $332 (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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“All rooms are beautiful, the Terrace Room is the most private.”
Gingersnappy0909, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Ellicott Room is located at the back of the building which provided the quiet and privacy we were looking for.”
A127NXrogerm, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Betty's Suite was beautiful, but no jetted tub - if you're hoping for that, book a different room in this hotel.”
Emc8309, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“Terrace room is fantastic.”
bubba1701, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Loved their Terrace Room which had a separate entrance!”
Victoria8201, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
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