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Tilghman Island

Tilghman Island Road, St. Michaels, MD
+1 410-886-2500
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Small Seaside Village

This is a beautiful waterside village. Only a few restaurants. Nice to drive through and see the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MakielJM
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Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
Nice drive to the end of the island. Quaint fishing village

Really enjoyed the drive to Tilghman Island from St. Michaels. About a 15 minute drive. Enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jadapa
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Historic and picturesque island in Chesapeake Bay.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
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Tilghman Island Road, St. Michaels, MD
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+1 410-886-2500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful waterside village. Only a few restaurants. Nice to drive through and see the houses. Rebecca TRaurk is an awesome, relaxing and educational sail on an antique skipjack!

Thank MakielJM
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the drive to Tilghman Island from St. Michaels. About a 15 minute drive. Enjoyed riding around the island, seeing all the bed and breakfast places and stopping to dine by the drawbridge and watch the fishing boats come in with their catch. Sleepy...More

Thank jadapa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to take a ride out to the end of the road from Wade Point Inn and spent the day exploring all the marinas and boat docks. The locals were so nice and friendly. There are gorgeous homes on the water in such a...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for absolute natural beauty, serenity, few people, super-nice locals and love the water, this is the place for you. I almost hate to review Tilghman, because it is so unspoiled, and I'd hate to see it get overcrowded. There is already...More

Thank haledust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There wasn't much to do in the public area other than a good view. Stayed in the car caise it was very buggy by the rocks. Nice view and not crowded.

1  Thank DarthRaider84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a trip down to see St. Michael's for the day and since we were already down there we made the drive to Tilghman Island. It is a nice drive. Not much down there but the scenery was pretty.

Thank 11Melanie1980
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The things we especially enjoyed (Tilghman Island / St. Michaels): - Bike ride at Tilgham Island - Homemade food at the Country Store - Sunset boat tour with Captain Gary, his wife Shawn and their kids - Drinks / food at the marina’s “Tiki Bar”…....More

Thank Irma J
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We'd never visited this part of the eastern shore and were lucky enough to spend 7 days exploring it on bikes and kayaks. We were mesmerized by the birdwatching and the beauty of the nature.

2  Thank kcima
Reviewed 23 July 2017

After reading some reviews of Tilghman Island, I was excited to visit. Thought we would be able to bike ride on the island and have a bite to eat. When we drove over to the island however, we literally rode from the beginning to end...More

5  Thank Marie C
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It's worth the drive down to Tilghman Island to get a feel for what the "old time" Bay area must have been like. Some of the folks who gave it bad reviews just need to stay at Disney World. We didn't stop but the harbor...More

1  Thank George B
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goldngirl9
23 April 2017|
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Response from Captain Ron C | Property representative |
Yes, we have several local restaurants. Check out those listed on Tilghman Island website. If interested in boat, bike or kayak rentals, check out Tilghman Island Marina & Rentals. Enjoy your trip, meal, leisure activity... More
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Frenchy12570
17 August 2016|
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Response from lab12345 | Reviewed this property |
Just saw this! Apologies for the late reply if you come back -there really is no public beach -public parks to be sure but no public beach. the closest is in Oxford, Maryland about 45 minutes from Tilghman by car but still... More
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cb1_10
29 May 2016|
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Response from george d | Reviewed this property |
Although you can fish from shore/dock, best bet is to hit a place like Harrison's Country Inn .. they have experienced watermen there that will get you out on a charter boat and you WILL catch fish with their guidance (if... More
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