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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Once again we were met with amazing service, a fantastic room and breakfast every morning was incredible. We booked another trip in April for our anniversary. This bed and breakfast has the most amazing view of the sunrise. Lots to do in Solomons Island too. Most of which is within walking distance. The staff at the Inn is so kind...

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

So appreciate your review! It is like having family around here when you two check-in. Solomon, the kitty, is doing great. Guests are making him a "celeb". Blessings, Carol

Chesapeake, Virginia
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We loved our 2 night stay. It is a beautiful Inn with a nice view of the water and the breakfast served both mornings were outstanding! It was an easy walk to the concert venue, in fact we never moved our car the entire weekend.

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Most of all thanks for taking a moment to write a review! After 29 years of hosting guests, words from our guests have blessed us the most. It was a beautiful weekend for the Train Concert! Glad you could unwind and enjoy. Carol

Ocean City, MD
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The Back Creek Inn did not disappoint. The inn is lovely and the gardens, amazing. The view of the water while in the shade make an otherwise very hot day, very enjoyable. The staff was wonderful, thank you Paula, Amy, and Carol, for your hospitality. We can't wait to come back. Thanks for the bikes, it was a great time...

Thank DianaMcD
thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Glad you both were able to find the cool breezes of the garden to enjoy the inn's views. Thank you for taking a moment to write this review. Your compliments are heartfully taken. Carol

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The Back Creek Inn is a beautiful inn on Solomon's Island. It is tucked away in an idyllic setting of flowers, trees and water. Carol the Innkeeper is a welcoming and very gracious host. She personally greeted us when we arrived and gave us information about the inn and the island and she also gave restaurant suggestions ( she has...

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your kind words and looking forward to hosting yet another stay with us!

Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Back Creek Inn B&B is the most professional and hospitable residence that my husband and I have stayed in over the past five years. Thyme is a lovely suite, nicely appointed and with ample room for a couple to invite a few guests for drinks. While we did not partake of the gas fireplace, it is undoubtedly a special treat...

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Wow, what a wonderful review! Thank you for noting our professional approach to your stay! Sincerely we look forward to your return to the inn! thym3ly

New Jersey
Reviewed 6 June 2016

My friend and I enjoyed our weekend at the Back Creek Inn. The innkeeper, Carol, was very gracious and went out of her way to meet my Gluten-Free diet restrictions. The food was spectacular and the Inn had a lot of charm inside and out. We ate outside each day with a view of the water and many colorful flower...

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us! It was a delight to meet you both. Glad you enjoyed our cooking!!! Grandma would be pleased. :)

Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Carol and her ladies make this the most inviting inn on the East Coast. The accommodations are beautiful, the hospitality is incredible, and the atmosphere is restful and romantic. It is by far our favorite destination for unwinding and enjoying each other's company. I cannot say enough about this lovely place. We will be coming back as long as it...

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind and uplifting words. What a way to start this day! It is our pleasure to host you and share the beauty that surrounds the inn and within! Thanks for taking the time to write this review. Looking forward to your return! Carol

Wellington, Florida
Reviewed 27 April 2016

First of all, Carol the owner and Paula are the most friendliest, warmest, helpful people in this industry. The place is charming with all the beautiful flowers and wildlife. The room was clean, large and very relaxing. And the homemade breakfasts were absolutely scrumptious! We would recommend this bed and breakfast to everyone. And if Carol gives you suggestions as...

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thymely, innkeeper at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank You Paul and Regina for the wonderful review at the Back Creek Inn. We enjoyed your company and making new friends. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Thymely, BCI Staff

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We have been to the Inn many , many times over the years .. We had not been back in awhile as life gets in the way . Coming back to the Inn felt like coming home . Carol our host and owner welcomed us with open arms and of course her amazing breakfasts ! We stayed for the first...

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thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

I enjoyed your stay just as much! Loved your adventure stories and yes, it was great to catch up on each other. Keep doing what you are doing, 'cause you both look great.

Reviewed 11 March 2016

We had a wonderful time at the Back Creek Inn Bed and Breakfast! We thoroughly enjoyed talking with the owner and were served a fantastic breakfast! Next time we will have to stay longer! The view is beautiful and, if the weather is nice, you can sit outside and enjoy.

Thank Connie V
thymely, Owner at Back Creek Inn, responded to this review

Connie and Rich! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We enjoyed both of you too! And I always like knowing the rest of the story when a guest leaves the Inn. Sorry you didn't find shark teeth or fossils, BUT next time! Carol

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of historic southern Maryland, the Back Creek Inn offers a unique blend of old and modern conveniences. For over 125 years, this waterman's home has stood on the tree-lined banks of Back Creek. First a private residence, this home now celebrates its 28th year as a waterside Bed & Breakfast Retreat. The Back Creek, one of southern Maryland's scenic waterways along which the Inn is nestled, merges with the Patuxent River and the Chesapeake Bay. Sailing and motorized boating guests may dock at one of the two slips available at the Inn's dock. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Back Creek Inn

Address: 210 Alexander Lane, Solomons, MD 20688
Region: United States > Maryland > Calvert County > Solomons
Price Range: ₹ 3,360 - ₹ 9,745 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Tansy had a good view of the water.”
 of 5 bubbles DianaMcD, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Thyme is wonderful”
 of 5 bubbles kfinucan, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are beautiful. We prefer Lavender Cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles Magpie33364, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We were in the Peppermint room.”
 of 5 bubbles ginacbutterfly, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Peppermint is private and big. Lavender seems the best one though.”
 of 5 bubbles ambrichter, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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