Sunrise viewView from deck - kayaks, fire pit, dock, Magothy River
Charming Magothy River Cottage
Hosted by Babs
Babs is the host.
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
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For water lovers only, this bucolic cottage is perched on the Magothy River leading to the Chesapeake. The cottage features a panoramic view from six sliding glass doors and a wrap-around deck. Beautifully furnished, fully outfitted. Sleeps up to 6.

The space

For water lovers only, this bucolic cottage is perched on the water towards the head of the Magothy River that leads to the Chesapeake. The view of the water will wow you from the moment you arrive. The cottage features a panoramic 180 degree view of the water from a wall of windows and 6 sets of sliding glass doors. A wrap around deck encircles the cottage, complete with gas grill and deck chairs where you can enjoy your wine or coffee overlooking the river. A new dock extending out into the river for 72 feet completes the bucolic scene. Sit by the fire pit next to the water or enjoy the interior wood stove. You can tie your own boat at the dock or rent one for water activities. Use our two kayaks to explore the river and inlets where you will see bald eagles, ospreys, and other wildlife. This Magothy cottage was bought as a second home, renovated and lovingly furnished with antiques. The cottage features central heating and cooling, and has been made energy efficient by the owner, who is a professional in the energy efficiency industry. The cottage can sleep a total of six in two bedrooms: one on the main floor with queen bed, and one that occupies the entire second floor with double bed and double blow up mattress. The bathroom features a Jacuzzi tub and glass shower. The kitchen features new appliances. Washer and dryer. TV with cable. Wireless FIOS internet. Barbeque on the deck. This Magothy cottage is ideal for one couple with children or two couples looking for peace, serenity, and access to the water.

Guest access

The whole home

Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $216 NZD
Weekly Discount: 11%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 double beds

House Rules

This is a single family home in a quiet neighborhood. Please be respectful.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher

5 nights minimum stay

1 Review

Ralph User Profile
July 2017
Magothy River Cottage is charming, comfortable, fun, well-appointed, a great place to entertain, and the pictures don't do it justice.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United StatesJoined in November 2012
Babs User Profile

My current home is in Pittsburgh PA; I work at Carnegie Mellon U. I am involved in all aspects of entrepreneurship.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day

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