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Elk Forge B&B Inn, Retreat and Day Spa

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went Nov 11-13 to celebrate 4 years. We had a wonderful time. Our room was clean and when we saw the staff they were kind. Breakfast was meh and the property needs a little upgrading though I think that's part of its charm. We used a Groupon and part of the deal was chocolate...which included 2 kisses and 2...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I have stayed at this place around the holidays over the last two years and plan to do so again this year. For us, it's a quiet quaint getaway from the city where we can spend a few days to relax. All the rooms have different themes and price ranges, the staff is very friendly, and they...

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Fairfax County, Virginia
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My wife wanted this to be her birthday gift to me. She worked with the reception staff over the phone to make romantic arrangements. Ideas of what is romantic must be different in rural Maryland. Finding the place was easy and it is an impressive building. It is decorated in a relaxing Victorian style, filled with antique furnishings. The ambiance...

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Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I did not stay at the property just toured the first floor which was quaint but unimpressive and in need of a good uplift as many reviewers have said here. I had an appointment for a massage at the "spa", which was the basement with a massage table in it. It was HORRIBLE. Needless to say, I did not stay...

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Reading, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

After reading several reviews about Elk Forge B&B I planned an end of summer escape weekend. What could go wrong at a spa? I ordered the romance package a few days ahead of time via a phone call. On our arrival day I was told there was no record of the romance package. They had to run out at the...

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Glen Burnie, Maryland
Reviewed 10 September 2016

What a cool little place. Got to speak with the caretakers of the property while there and learned some really interesting facts about the house. The main house is over 200 years old (the additions were added in 2000 when it was turned into a bed and breakfast). Only 2 owners have held the deed to this property. Seth, one...

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Viola, Delaware
Reviewed 22 August 2016

For the money I did not expect: bugs on the window sill mold in the corner dust-laden flower arrangements a broken soap dispenser a broken conditioner dispenser a rancid towel no temperature control of the room a snippy greeter a room so small you could not stand up on one side of the bed.

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West Long Branch, New Jersey
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We've stayed here several times over the years as it's close to family when we visit. Staff are extremely friendly. I've dealt with Seth and Andrew, as well as their Dad. Sorry, can't remember his name. Everyone was great. The B+B is clean and situated in a wooded area. A pool would be nice on the property and maybe a...

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Annville, PA
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Needed an extra night while we were staying in Chesapeake City and found this place on the internet. Gorgeous old farm house looking inn - out in the middle of nowhere but yet close to Elkton and other towns. Reminds you of being in a European country from the exterior. Innkeeper was lovely, breakfast was fantastic, room on third floor...

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Bordentown, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The inn was beautiful, and the grounds were very pretty. We enjoyed the thermos of hot coffee that was available all day. The rooms were comfortable, and the staff was very kind. We only had 1 issue when we were there and it was resolved within 30 minutes. When we arrived there was no one available to check us in....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lovely Colonial Manor House with each room and suite individually decorated. Warm charm, relaxing setting, wonderful free breakfasts and a Day Spa on the property in case you would like a massage, facial or other spa services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elk Forge B&B Inn, Retreat and Day Spa

Address: 807 Elk Mills Road, Elkton, MD 21921
Region: United States > Maryland > Elkton
Price Range: €127 - €197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Elk Forge B&B Inn, Retreat and Day Spa 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“In summer choose 1st or 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles chloeAnnville, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms (3rd floor) had air conditioners and fans. Rooms were quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles hexyfan, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Avoid this inn, if you are a solo female and/or a seemingly foreign individual.”
 of 5 bubbles timetoself, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Brandywine Suite was perfect for a romantic weekend”
 of 5 bubbles travellinfamof6, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Bring earplugs if you are a light sleeper...their is an active train nearby. Go to Newark, DE for restaurants near the college”
  • We stayed in the Elkton
  • View of tub and slanted ceilings
  • Elkton Room
 of 5 bubbles 918shirleya, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
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