Romantic Weekend Getaways to Maryland

Romantic Weekend Getaways to Maryland

by Cheryl McCann

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Cheryl McCann writes for online publications and has edited two books and more than 700 business articles for magazines and newsletters. She has been a professional in the information system industry for more than four years and has developed applications using LotusScript as well as @Formula language and JavaScript.

Romantic weekend getaways provide a hideaway from the hustle and bustle of the everyday life of work, home, and children. Located on Maryland's western shore, historic Annapolis and Baltimore, the economical and educational center of the state, offer romantic getaways for two. In addition to these larger cities, St. Michaels, on the eastern shore of Maryland 73 miles south of Baltimore, also provides a relaxing atmosphere to reinvigorate the senses and create a memorable occasion.

Annapolis Marriott Waterfront

Annapolis Marriott Waterfront, the only waterfront hotel in Annapolis, is situated downtown just minutes from restaurants and shops. Upgraded guest rooms offer views of the harbor and each room boasts a nautical theme, featherbed, down comforters, feather pillows, high thread-count linens and custom duvets. An allergy friendly guest room option, the Pure Room, is also available. The Waterfront's escape/romance package includes a king or two double beds with city-view accommodations, complimentary breakfast for two at the hotel's Pusser's Restaurant, and a bottle of champagne upon arrival. Guests may also enjoy Caribbean fare at Waterfront's restaurant, Pusser's Caribbean Grille. Hotel guests can take advantage of complimentary bicycles to explore the harbor, and kayak or canoe rentals are available. Annapolis Marriott Waterfront 80 Compromise Street Annapolis, Maryland 21401 410-268-7555 annapolismarriott.com/index.cfm

InterContinental Harbor Court Baltimore

Located on Baltimore's Inner Harbor,The InterContinental Harbor Court Baltimore is close by Baltimore attractions such as historic Federal Hill and Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The InterContinental one-night romance package includes a bottle of champagne, breakfast buffet for two in the hotel's Brightons Restaurant and an in-room movie. Waterfront views are available for a premium charge. Enjoy vistas of the city and harbor from the hotel's rooftop health club and spa or take a dip in the swimming pool. Nearby restaurants include O'Brycki's Crab House, Jimmy's and Spoons. InterContinental Harbor Court Baltimore 550 Light Street Baltimore, Maryland 21202 410-234-0550 ichotelsgroup.com/intercontinental/en/gb/locations/overview/balha

The Inn at Perry Cabin

The Inn at Perry Cabin, an estate-like resort located along the Miles River a half-mile from the St. Michaels, is decorated with modern and antique furnishings. Celebration packages include a bottle of sparkling wine, one dinner for two in the resort's Sherwood's Landing restaurant and daily breakfast for two. Located nearby on the resort property is the Linden Spa, offering a full range of spa services. An outdoor heated swimming pool is available for guests at the inn. Guests can relax outdoors and watch as kayaks or skiffs ply the river. Guest room amenities include high-speed Internet access, air conditioning, and bath amenities. The Inn at Perry Cabin 308 Watkins Lane St. Michael's, Maryland 21663 410-745-2200 perrycabin.com/web/omic/inn_at_perry_cabin.jsp

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