Rachael’s Dowry Bed and Breakfast

Select Registry member since 2020
History and luxury combine in downtown Baltimore with Rachael’s Dowry Bed and Breakfast. It’s an oasis in the city, close to everything yet far from the crowds.
637 Washington Blvd Baltimore, MD 21230
Rachael’s Dowry Bed and Breakfast
Rachaels-Dowry- Ella Virginia Suite
Rachaels-Dowry-Letitia Mae bath

The restored 18th century home of a prominent early American family, Rachael's Dowry Bed and Breakfast is located in a quiet, safe residential neighborhood within easy walking distance to Baltimore's acclaimed Inner Harbor, Camden Yards and Ravens Stadium. True to the elegance of a home that hosted George and Martha Washington, Rachael's Dowry is beautifully restored and updated. With heritage awards and membership in the National Registry of Historic Places, Rachael's has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, and in Baltimore's annual showcase for historic architecture, "Doors Open Baltimore". It features six spacious rooms and suites with private baths, a beautiful shaded courtyard and several comfortable spaces where guests can relax. A 2-course gourmet breakfast kickstarts your day, while homemade snacks, teas and a beautiful sipping brandy help you wind down in the evening. You'll definitely feel at home here at Rachael's Dowry.


Inn Amenities: Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, National Historic Registry,

Food & Wine

Here at Rachael's Dowry we serve a 2-course gourmet breakfast. The first course includes a fruit dish, muffins or scones and juice. The second course will be discussed with guests the day before so that we can accommodate any restrictions or preferences. Coffee and tea are always available.

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Restaurant on Premises: No

Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free , Yes

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables , Flexible Times

Pub/Tavern on Premises: No

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Snacks , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea

Rooms & Suites

Each of our 6 rooms or suites at our Baltimore Inn is furnished with comfort and relaxation in mind. You will find every room decorated in authentic antiques, each with its own sense of style and character. Whether you are traveling on business, looking for a romantic occasion, or just longing for a unique getaway, you will find it here at Rachael's Dowry. Most rooms feature electric fireplaces and all have private baths. Our 1798 home is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places with original staircases and doorways. Wheelchair accessibility is very limited, and the ability to do some steps is required.

# of Rooms: 6

Beds: Queen, King

Room Entertainment: Cable TV

Handicap Accessible: Not handicap accessible due to historic nature of property

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards

Guest Services

Part of the charm of a Bed and Breakfast is the host's local knowledge and insights. I'm happy to help you decide what to do or where to eat while you're visiting Charm City, and will do what I can to make your stay fulfilling and comfortable.

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours

Inn Amenities: Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, National Historic Registry

Location Type

Location Type: City/Metro


This page describes our inn's policies regarding COVID-19 safety, our standard policies regarding our service promises, our guest expectations, information regarding cancellations and on limitations if rooms are booked through third-party entities.

Pet-Friendly: No

Innkeeper's Pets: No Pets

Smoking Policy: Outside Only

Family Friendly: Over 12

Weddings & Events

Events Supported: Elopement

Stay in the know with Select Registry!

Want the latest offers, news, and specials from Select Registry? Sign up for our newsletters to get inn-sider updates from our collection of distinctive properties!