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Doc Smithers B&B

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Dover, Delaware
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My mother, myself, and my daughter decided to do a three-day, two-night getaway in the middle of the week to explore some parts of Maryland we'd never seen before. We had a bit of trouble finding a B&B that would accept children (my daughter will be two in July), and we were very happy to receive a reply from Suzan...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I had made many attempts at different B&Bs in the Chesapeake City area to accommodate our Firm's owner for a special Holiday Party that occurs yearly. I happened on Doc Smithers and after one conversation with Captain Ed, I was certain this was THE place to stay. Mr. Atkinson thoroughly enjoyed his conversations with Ed & Susan, and was especially...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Each year my dear friend and I leave our families behind for a weekend to escape to a B&B. This year we stayed at Doc Smithers, and our experience was truly extraordinary. While many B&Bs, including this one, are quaint and beautiful, we have never experienced such warmth, graciousness, generosity of spirit and deliciousness before. Our hosts Susan & Ed...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Just returned from a 'girls weekend' in Chesapeake City and enjoyed a wonderful stay at Doc Smithers B&B. Accommodations were lovely -- clean, warm and comfortable from the moment you cross the threshold. Breakfasts were fresh and delicious, and mid-day and evening snacks were a lovely bonus (be forewarned: the bourbon-glazed bread pudding borders on life-altering!) The proprietors, Susan and...

1Thank MaxRiley123
Linfield, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This was our first get away in years as we are now empty-nesters and we could not have asked for a better place to stay! We received a warm welcome and immediately felt at home. The hospitality was amazing from ice cream sundaes, warm cranberry bars; delicious evening coffee to offers of ice tea and treats after a long bike...

1Thank ksrafuse
Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Susan and Ed could not have been more inviting. The accommodations were excellent, the breakfasts very tasty, and the afternoon snacks and evening ice cream sundaes were just incredible! They are both very interesting people and have traveled extensively themselves. We were able to share some time together and our conversations were never dull. They recommended places for us to...

1Thank coniloving
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

From the time we arrived until the time we left with a tupperware container of homemade baked goods Susan, made us feel like we were family. Cute rooms, super clean, easy parking and such a beautiful wuaint little town, off the grid!! A perfect nights sleep and awoke to a homemade breakfast of blueberry french toast!!! This place is the...

1Thank cmf1023
Pasadena, Maryland
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My wife and I spent three nights and Ed and Suzan couldn't have been any nicer or accommodating. They were wonderful. As for the parking problem mentioned in a previous review, it was the week-end of the car show. They provided parking in the rear of the B&B because the town didn't allow parking on the main roads for one...

2Thank firelt21
Suzan S, Owner at Doc Smithers B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We so appreciate. We look forward to seeing you again!

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Our hosts were very attentive to our needs, and the accommodations were very nice, and things very clean and tidy. The parking accommodations were lacking however, some later arriving patrons had to park blocks away.

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Suzan S, Owner at Doc Smithers B&B, responded to this review

We are very happy that you enjoyed your accomodations and our service. We work very hard to maintain our 5 star rating which we have received from every guest who have stayed with us. Our guests have never had a problem with parking as we have private off street parking. As to the parking during your stay, you were aware...

Yardley, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband and I and three children visited Chesapeake City for a wonderful boating extravaganza. The Bed and Breakfast experience at Doc Smithers became the most memorable part of our stay. Susan and Ed made our visit feel warm and welcome. They breakfast was delicious and my children looked forward to the ice cream social time every night at 9:00....

1Thank tjweed

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1848 this charming B&B is only one block from the C&D Canal. Featuring a nice front porch with rockers, and it is walking distance to shops and excellent restaurants as well as the Marina. Breakfast, refreshments at 3PM, and ice cream sundaes with all the toppings are served at 9PM. Separate private sitting room with a 60" flat screen HD TV with Netflix. Fully restored in 1998. The B&B has many lovely antiques and an elevator for your convenience. It offers "Yesterdays Charm" with today's Comfort. Innkeepers: Captain Ed & Suzan Schweizer (USN ret.) Two rooms. $145 & $135 Friday - Sunday and $135 & $125 weekdays plus 6% sales tax. Payment method: Cash or Check. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Doc Smithers B&B

Address: 204 Bohemia Ave, P.O. Box 711, Chesapeake City, MD 21915-1242
Region: United States > Maryland > Chesapeake City
Price Range: ₹ 7,455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Please keep in mind it is a B&B, not a hotel!”
551elliep, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Doc Smithers is equiped with an elevator for those with mobility issues or just alot of gear”
Robason, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The suite is large and includes a spacious sitting room with large screen TV. If a flight of stairs would be a problem, there is an elevator available.”
4413rena, 9 Dec 2014 | Read review
“There is one primary room with its own shower and bath. They can provide accommodations for two more. You get very individual service at Doc Smithers.”
847mattj, 17 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Just do it”
SharonM1008, 16 Mar 2014 | Read review
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