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Front and north side of W Melson house
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24 reviews
Front and north side of W Melson house
Park and Harbor one-half block away from house
Front of W Melson House
South side of W Melson house with patio with table and chairs in middle
Side Patio adjacent kitchen
Front of Melson House on Locust St.
South side of Melson House
Living Room with Fireplace
Dining Room
Dining Room
Kitchen
Family Room with queen sleep sofa
Family Room
Family Room
Family Room
Master Bedroom
Second Bedroom
South Side of House with parking in rear
Rear of house
Park and Harbor One Half  Block Away
House plaque
House plaque
St Michaels harbor view from park half block from house
Park half block from house
Front of House
Front of W Melson house
W Melson house with T Blades house to the right
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
St. Michaels, Talbot County, Maryland
The recently restored historic Washington Melson House is a 2 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom vacation cottage that is a short walk from the harbor, all museums, town pool, parks, restaurants, library, churches and shops in St. Michaels.

The house was built around 1840 by Washington Melson, a sailor, believed to be one of two individuals in Talbot County who voted for Abraham Lincoln in the presidential election of 1860. The house was originally built at only 16 feet wide but enlarged to the current width soon thereafter.

The first floor of the original portion of the Melson House includes a LIVING ROOM and a DINING ROOM. On the first floor of the REAR WING is a KITCHEN area which opens up by French doors to an OUTDOOR PATIO. The kitchen also connects to a large FAMILY ROOM with a queen sleep sofa. There is a half bath on the first floor.

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About the Owner
Thomas and Amanda B
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

My family and I spent the week after Christmas in St. Michaels in this amazing historic cottage in the heart of town. We nestled in next to the fire most nights, cooked some amazing meals inside this home, and when we got the chance, hit...More

Thank Edward A
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Everything is exactly as pictured! I love the hardwood floors and enjoyed sitting outside on the patio! As noted in the name, this cottage is centrally located to the shops, restaurants, and water activity. We had a perfect day for kayaking!

Thank Ellen W
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

The cottage was in the perfect location to walk around town, try different restaurants, or enjoy the harbor. The house was cozy and had everything we needed!!

Thank Nikita W
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
C$357
US$270
C$495
US$375
C$2,311
US$1,750
25 May 2018 -
2 Sep 2018
Summer
3 nights
C$357
US$270
C$495
US$375
C$2,311
US$1,750
3 Sep 2018 -
31 Dec 2018
fall
2 nights
C$258
US$195
C$482
US$365
C$1,948
US$1,475
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: C$264 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates vary accordingly to the season, and the length of stay (e.g.s weekend, week, or entire season). The minimum stay is two nights (3 nights during summer). Rates are discounted for last minute rentals or seasonal rentals, Taxes and linens (if requested) are extra.Wine Festival, Easter, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas require 3 night stay.
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About the neighbourhood
The house is located in the historic district of St. Michaels. It is a short walk to everything in St. Michaels! It is a half block to the town park on the harbor (with farmer's market on Saturdays). It is a couple blocks to shps, restaurants and museums. the house is about 5 blocks to the new town pool and 1 block to rent a bike . The house can be rented individually, or together with an adjacent house when available.
Access
Car not needed
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