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Perfect Waterview Cottage - St. Michaels Getaway

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Sleeps 4. 2 Bedrooms. 1.5 Baths.

Shipwright Cottage is a fully-renovated idyllic getaway located in the Bay Hundred area of the Chesapeake Bay just 8 miles outside of St. Michaels, MD. Bikes and kayaks included!

Shipwright Cottage is a fully-renovated 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath house that is a perfect getaway for couples or small families. The open concept main room on the second floor offers an queen-sized bed and reading nook, while the second bedroom has two extra long twin beds that can be combined to make a king. The living room offers an electric fireplace and pull out sofa. The full bath features a luxurious glass shower and water views accent every room. A screened porch offers space to relax and enjoy the views. The cottage is fully equipped with a fabulous kitchen, WiFi, DVD player, washer-dryer, and charcoal grill. Linens and bath towels are included. Two kayaks, Two adult bicycles, one child's bike, and one bike trailer are available for your use.

Shipwright Cottage is located on Cummings Creek, just a short drive to St. Michaels, Tilghman Island, Oxford, and Easton.

More Details

Melissa Haber
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Wittman in Talbot County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , King bed or 2 extra long twins
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Perfect Waterview Cottage - St. Michaels Getaway
average rating of 4.814815 based on 27 reviews

Beautiful Place

  • 5 of 5

What a relaxing long weekend! Very clean place with wonderful water views. The owner was very easy to communicate with and very accommodating. The cottage was well stocked with everything that we needed.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the house and would recommend it to others!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a wonderful cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four spent several days here in January and was it ever spectacular! The house was very cozy and very well equipped with everything we needed to make our stay comfortable. It is evident that the owner spent a lot of time (and money!) bringing this old cottage back to its former glory including wonderful decorating and furnishings. The beds were very comfortable and main the bathroom perfect for our group. There are water views on opposite sides of the property as it is located on a point and walking the neighborhood was beautiful and very relaxing. Not knowing the area when we booked, we "used the force" and ended up in what we all agreed was the best spot in spite of all of our explorations. Graul's Market on the way into town has great gourmet supplies as did the Village Shoppe and a stop in to the Blue Crab Coffee company for the obvious as well as treats (I know I smelled curry!) and Lyon Distillery (GREAT rum!) are well worth it. We enjoyed having the east shore to ourselves in this off-season but plan to return in the summer!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Shipwright Cottage is a great spot for a weekend retreat. Quiet, charming, cozy, and a comfortable spot to kick your feet up and (temporarily) call home. Melissa is tremendous to work with, too!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet Get Away

  • 5 of 5

Perfect home for a quiet peaceful retreat. We felt like we were the only people in the neighborhood. The home is clean with modern upgrades. The location has great views of the local waterways. Perfect for watching sunrise and sunset. Great place overall. We will be renting here again the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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CozySleepyPerfect Wittman

  • 4 of 5

Nested on the shore of Cummings Creek on a spit of land with water on both sides lies the Shipwrights Cottage, a fitting name as a boat builder’s shed of indeterminate age sits next door. The sleepy enclave of Wittman is just 8 miles from the restaurants and shopping in Saint Michael’s and about the same from Tilghman Island. The property has been thoughtfully renovated with appropriate cottage décor, modern appliances and amenities such as flat screen TV’s, remote controlled fireplace and reliable Wi-Fi. An upstairs bathroom enjoyed a floor to ceiling renovation and a convenient powder room is tucked under the staircase. Two bedrooms afford occupancy for (4) and a pull out couch can handle another person. The Wittman Wharf boat launch at the end of Hewit Road is less than a mile away if you're a boater or looking for some deeper water to swim a dog.

For a late fall visit, the Adirondack chairs and kayaks were not used but present. The house has water views from two sides, a two car parking pad and a screen porch that begs a crab feast in warmer months. We were happy to find such a well-curated property that accepts dogs. The splashing of a Labrador in the chilled fall water with the bleeting of local geese overhead, framed by evergreen and maples with a nip in the air was almost too perfect. Good houses come with good owners!

Cozy, tidy and convenient, the Shipwright’s Cottage in emblematic of the “sleepy shore” found beyond Easton and is represented accurately on the HomeAway platform and is recommendable to all.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Wittman, Maryland

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Spring 2017
5 Apr 2017 - 24 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer 2017
25 May 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Fall 2017
5 Sep 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £195.57
Pet Fee £39.11
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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