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Summerlee - Luxury Chesapeake Bay Waterfront with Sandy Beach!

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 3,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Summerlee awaits you (5 bedrooms, 5 baths total). This classic beach house has been fully renovated and luxuriously appointed. The house features an open floor plan for easy entertaining. Situated directly on Chesapeake, hear the waves while you cook, read or relax; see diverse wildlife including, herons, swans, ospreys, bald eagles, and pelicans through expansive glass doors, from the screened-in porch, the wrap-around deck or the large deck off the master bedroom. Or, grab a beach chair or towel and head for the private sandy beach. The open floor plan, complete with a large kitchen, dining room, 2 sitting rooms and a TV room allows a large family or group to be together whether cooking, playing games, watching television or just relaxing. A crackling fire in the wood burning fireplace makes winter days at Summerlee as enticing as summer days. Enjoy a weekend wine tasting at nearby Woodlawn plantation - Slack wines dot com.

A short-bike ride away is Point Lookout State Park, a Civil War site. Today the park, which is located at the intersection of the Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River, hosts miles of protected land set aside for biking, kayaking, boating, fishing, camping or enjoying nature as well as a museum that provides a historical perspective on the region. Or charter a boat at one of many local marinas for a day of fishing on the Bay. Another nearby historical site is St. Mary's City (10 miles), the original capital of Maryland. Visitors are 25 minutes from dining and shopping on Solomon's Island or in historic Leonardtown. Or enjoy one of several local marina restaurants. Want a day trip away? All that the nation's capital has to offer is a short 80 miles away.

Collect shells and beach glass while walking uninterrupted for miles along the sandy beach. Unlike typical cheek-by-jowl beach houses, Summerlee offer its visitors bayfront accommodations on an acre of land. Enjoy rare waterfront privacy so close to major cities and amenities.

Keywords: private beach house; open floor plan,;glass-enclosed;Chesapeake beach-front

More Details

Owner
Peggy Binzel
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2018

About Peggy Binzel

Love urban life; also, love the isolated beach with amazing wildlife. Scotland is a welcome retreat from hectic city life.

Peggy Binzel purchased this house in 2007

Why Peggy Binzel chose Point Lookout

Scotland is a rare find. Rarely do you find an area that begins with beautiful forests and opens up onto fabulous beaches. Little traffic but only 2 hours from Washington or Baltimore. I discovered a jewel.

What makes this house unique

Sunrise over the Bay with morning coffee is heavenly. Walks on the beach. Take a 30 minute kayak ride or a 5 hours one - very convenient out the front door. Enjoy a tasting of good quality local wines at beautiful Woodlawn plantation just 10 miles away.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Point Lookout in Saint Mary's County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 5
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (3) Double Beds (1) one in main house; double bed room also has a twin sofa bed Twin Beds (2) Baby Cribs upon request
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 4 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Summerlee - Luxury Chesapeake Bay Waterfront with Sandy Beach!
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 54 reviews
5

This home was peace and beauty all in one. The home is well decorated with everything and clean!

  • 5 of 5

From the time we entered this well hidden gem until we left (we didn’t want to leave!), we loved this rental. The water, the inlet (full of crabs just for the picking), the location - we enjoyed it all. We will be back and thanks again for a wonderful stay!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: At Scotland Yards, we are only happy when all of our guests want to return, especially to a house like Summerlee!
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5

It was fantastic!!!

  • 5 of 5

We'd love to come back to this house/area again.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great waterfront house for groups

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house for groups. Very spacious main living level and porch with water views, with nice kitchen and lots of different sitting areas. Spacious bedrooms, each with its own bathroom, with good separation between the rooms. All the standard amenities plus a beach. Access and communication with owner and managers was very easy. Recommend it and plan to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Wonderful

  • 4 of 5

Worked out great for our team meeting.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent place to stay with family & friends

  • 5 of 5

This is our 3rd time staying at Summerlee. It's so peaceful and quiet and awesome to be able to see the water from the entire front of the house. It's the perfect layout for hanging with family and friends with different nooks to relax in while still being together. Kitchen is well stocked, everything very clean and the linens/towels are nice. A great getaway location!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Weekend at the beach in January

  • 5 of 5

We took advantage of a last minute weekend deal at Summerlee with 3 other families to just get away and spend time together. This is our 3rd stay at one of Peggy's properties in the past 4 months, and we can't get enough! Summerlee is our favorite. The wood burning fireplace, big, cozy couches, well appointed kitchen, screen porch and waterfront view makes this home so very special. We all arrived Friday evening, quickly got settled in and started a cozy fire. We spent Saturday walking the beach, collecting sea glass and shells. We spent time putting together a massive puzzle on the dining room table, which is big enough to accommodate dinner and a puzzle! Some folks snuck in a nap, some read, some watched movies, there is plenty of room for everyone to do just what they want to do! The linens are always of the best quality, the beds are made to melt in to. We all left out on Sunday in agreement, we are all in for another amazing weekend at Summerlee, no mater the time of year! Thanks to Peggy and her crew for always making our stay perfect!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Washington, Reagan
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
3 on Wynne Road
Car: necessary

Slack vineyard wine tasting on weekends - 10 miles away at Woodlawn plantation. Also, they host outdoor symphony and other musical concerts in a beauitful waterfront setting.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Point Lookout, Maryland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
High Season
19 Jun 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
6 night minimum stay
£2,789
for 6 nights
From
£441
£3,064
 
 
Mid-late Sept
9 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,161
for 3 nights
From
£339
From
£377
Fri,Sat
£1,877
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£671
for 2 nights
From
£264
From
£339
Fri,Sat
£1,651
 
 
Nov
1 Nov 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£580
for 2 nights
From
£219
From
£271
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,349
for 4 nights
From
£301
 
 
Nov-mid December
26 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£565
for 2 nights
From
£211
From
£264
Fri,Sat
 
 
Holidays
21 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,349
for 4 nights
From
£301
 
 
Jan 3 - Feb
3 Jan 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
2 night minimum stay
£558
for 2 nights
From
£207
From
£264
Fri,Sat
£1,349
 
 
March - April
1 Mar 2019 - 18 Apr 2019
2 night minimum stay
£641
for 2 nights
From
£249
From
£309
Fri,Sat
 
 
Spring Holidays
19 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,424
for 4 nights
From
£320
 
 
May
1 May 2019 - 31 May 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,575
for 4 nights
From
£358
 
 
early June
1 Jun 2019 - 7 Jun 2019
5 night minimum stay
£2,216
for 5 nights
From
£415
 
 
Summer Season
8 Jun 2019 - 13 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£3,064
for 7 nights
£3,064
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning and linens fee £143.2
Pet Fee £52.76
Refundable Damage Deposit £131.9

Please contact owner if you would like to discuss a rate arrangement not shown, such as multi-month.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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