Swanendele Inn at St. Mary’s, Maryland

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Swanendele Inn, nestled on the banks of St. Jerome’s Creek and the Chesapeake Bay, offers a romantic and elegant getaway in the beauty of rural southern Maryland, an area steeped in colonial and civil war history and prized for its breathtaking water views and abundant oysters and fish. Swanendele Inn is furnished with antiques and artwork that reflect the worldwide travels of the innkeepers; each piece has a story to charm and delight guests.
49946 Airedele Road Ridge, MD 20680
Swanendele Inn at St. Mary’s, Maryland
Swanendele Inn from dock IMG_0811 - Gerald Meyerman

Romantic and elegant Swanendele Inn, located on the western shore of Maryland in historic St. Mary’s County, offers guests luxurious accommodations as well as breathtaking water views of St. Jerome’s Creek and the Chesapeake Bay from each room and wraparound decks. Guest rooms feature a gas fireplace, fine linens, marble and granite bath, ceiling fan, and free WIFI; the suites also have two-person Jacuzzis, wet bars, Keurig coffee/tea station, and private decks. The inn boasts a dock and boatlift, lovely flower gardens, and a private beach with Adirondack chairs. The interior is furnished with antiques and fine artwork gathered during years of worldwide travels by the innkeepers, and each piece has a story. The innkeepers are extremely knowledgeable about local history and culture and provide guests with Southern MD insider information about local restaurants, boat/fishing tours, farm markets, where to obtain the best fresh oysters, and opportunities for history, biking, and hiking tours. Swanendele’ s secret weapon? Chef Miguel! His cuisine has delighted breakfast and dinner guests since the inn opened in 2019. Swanendele Inn is convenient to Washington, DC, Baltimore, and the I-95 corridor.