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Marigold Manor's Cottage

5.0(12 reviews)SuperhostPort Deposit, Maryland, United States
Entire cottage hosted by Gwendolyn
4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
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Welcome to our cottage nestled in a historic waterfront town. This spring/summer enjoy a cocktail/soda out on the patio. Turn on some music and dance while cooking up your favorite dinner in the fully equipped kitchen, have dinner brought to you or enjoy a delicious dinner at one of our delicious restaurants, just a quick walk down Main. Grab a specialty coffee, pick up a souvenir, catch the sunset on the river, and much more! Great place to work with private office and high speed internet!

The space
The cottage sits approx. 75 feet from the back of the Manor, with a granite/stone breezeway between, creating a large patio space for you to enjoy. Once inside the cottage it is open and airy, decorated with a nautical theme in the main living space/dining. This area also has the warmth of a cozy gas fireplace. The kitchen is farmhouse industrial decor and is just off of the dining area. The bedroom is in the back left threw a short wide hallway from the living area. Full bath has a stand up shower w/waterfall showerhead. Upstairs there is a 2nd bedroom with two twin beds and a private office. The entire space is for you and you alone (we may cross paths on the patio/parking area) Get away and come relax is our small riverfront town. We look forward to welcoming you as our guest.

Note: The upstairs rooms are an A line roof/ceiling, and has an open staircase, not recommend for young children (pictures of office coming soon)

Dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash at all times, outside of the fenced in back yard. Owners are responsible for all Doggie damages and must clean up there poop. Sorry no cats.

Guest access
The entire Cottage is yours. We live in the Main house, our back deck faces your front door, the patio, which is quite large, we might see each other in crossing or grilling/chilling. The lot next to the Manor is graveled and is our own private parking. Bring the bikes, kayaks, jet ski, and boat. The cottage has it's own front entrance, and also has a side door out to the small fenced in yard. Feel free to use the entire front patio, grill up on the back deck of the Manor, enjoy smores at the fire pit, have dinner out on the patio table w/umbrellas. Welcome!

Other things to note
Please check out the "guidebook" for things to do and places to see. Also check out our Facebook page! Gwendolyn's Marigold Manor, for updated info on the house and things going on about town.
NOTE: Our town is small, we are near the fire station, train tracks, and the Manor sits right on Main St. The Washer/Dryer Steam combo is for small loads only!!! For our longer term guest (30 days or more) we provide wash for towels and sheets. Just put in plastic bag and hang outside the door for a 24 hour turn around. Please follow instruction book on top of the unit!
Welcome to our cottage nestled in a historic waterfront town. This spring/summer enjoy a cocktail/soda out on the patio. Turn on some music and dance while cooking up your favorite dinner in the fully equipped kitchen, have dinner brought to you or enjoy a delicious dinner at one of our delicious restaurants, just a quick walk down Main. Grab a specialty coffee, pick up a souvenir, catch the sunset on the river, an… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 couch

Amenities

Free driveway parking on premises – 2 spaces
Kitchen
Wifi – 250 Mbps
Indoor fireplace
Hangers
Hair dryer
Iron
Dedicated workspace: desk and office chair
Security cameras on property
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

Accessibility

Getting inside

No stairs or steps to enter
Step-free path to entrance
Wide entrance for guests

Moving around the space

No stairs or steps to enter
Wide hallways
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Location

Port Deposit, Maryland, United States

Port Deposit is a historic waterfront town located along side the Susquehanna River, near the opening of the Chesapeake Bay. Population is about 800 residents, we enjoy waterfront dining, main street dining, coffee shops, gift shops, museums, parks, marina, fishing spots, boat/kayak/jet ski launch at Marina Park. Port has beautiful architecture, churches and historic homes, it is also known for it's granite, which was quarried here many years ago. Port Deposit truly is a hidden gem.
Port Deposit is a historic waterfront town located along side the Susquehanna River, near the opening of the Chesapeake Bay. Population is about 800 residents, we enjoy waterfront dining, main street dining, co…

Hosted by Gwendolyn

Joined in December 2017
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Bryan and I (Gwendolyn) bought the Historic home in 2015, I absolutely fell in love with it and the quaint waterfront town. The "Cottage" at the time was being used as a glorified storage shed. However in the past it had been many things, most recently about 2011 it was known as a small little Bar called "The Bee's Nest" then it became a small convenience store. When we first bought the property we did a quick fix up of the cottage and our son and his wife moved in and rented for a while. After buying their first home we were trying to decide what to do with the space. Open another store? Move my gift shop into the space? So Many possibilities, but we finally decided to open it to guest visiting our little town. Currently there is no where to stay right in town, and we wanted to share our love of it with travelers/guest. It is a great little weekend getaway location. Not wanting it to be referred to as the Bee's Nest all the time.(mine you we love a cocktail or two from time to time) We decided to rename property, Gwendolyn's Marigold Manor (Built 1902). ("The Cottage" was a shed/wooden structure as far back as 1920) We are so happy that we took the time to look at this property, it was meant to be, we came to town to downsize, buy a little condo on the river, we said, ha ha ha. Gwendolyn
Bryan and I (Gwendolyn) bought the Historic home in 2015, I absolutely fell in love with it and the quaint waterfront town. The "Cottage" at the time was being used as a glorified…
During your stay
We live in the main house on the same property , totally separated from the cottage. Most of the time we are around, but like to give our guest space and privacy. We may cross paths in the yard/patio. Special Occasion? Want decorations? Cake? Charcuterie board? Wine? Champagne? Reservations? Dinner catered? Breakfast delivered? Refrigerator filled? Etc. Just let us know the occasion and your budget and We can plan a memorable stay. Gwendolyn is always available by text or messaging through the AirBnB site.
We live in the main house on the same property , totally separated from the cottage. Most of the time we are around, but like to give our guest space and privacy. We may cross path…
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House rules
Check-in: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Cancellation policy

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