Take your family or group and see the Chesapeake in style when you sail on a yacht charter.

VIP and Luxury Experiences

By Laura Farmer
Take your family or group and see the Chesapeake in style when you sail on a yacht charter.

These super-luxe adventures and experiences are totally worth the splurge!

The Ivy Hotel

Located in Baltimore's historic Mount Vernon neighborhood, The Ivy Hotel is a boutique hotel offering unparalleled service, amenities, and ambiance. With just 18 rooms, each with its own fireplace, The Ivy is an intimate setting, providing a sumptuous experience. The fine-dining bistro, Magdalena, is available to the public, but the spa and outdoor garden are exclusively for guests. 

Helicopter Heights

For a truly unique perspective, take to the sky and soar over the rolling hills of Western Maryland with its riot of fall colors; take in the length of the Chesapeake; or skirt the skyline of Baltimore at 1500 feet. Monumental Helicopters offers tours of the Baltimore and Annapolis region, or charter a flight and go your own way.

Or, experience the hearts of Baltimore from the air with Charm City Helicopters and learn about the iconic sites and local history  on the Destination Baltimore Tour.  Or, sign up for a Charm City Tour that takes you further into town flying over the Zoo, Johns Hopkins University campus, the Key Bridge and more.  The Baltimore-Annapolis Skyway Tour introduces you to both cities and sights in between.  Or, for total luxury, sign up for one of the amazing "once in a lifetime" VIP packages pairing a tour with fabulous dinner and/or hotel stay.  The helipad is conveniently located in Canton, only 2.5 miles from the Inner Harbor.

Yacht Charters on the Bay

Luxury yacht charters on the Chesapeake Bay, like the ones planned by cruising and events company Yacht Charters on the Bay by Watermark, do all of the trip planning for you and come staffed with premiere chefs, housekeepers and a full boat crew. All you have to do is relax.

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore

Situated in the notable 1914 property on Baltimore’s historic Recreation Pier – “Rec Pier” as it’s known to locals – Sagamore Pendry Baltimore embodies Fells Point's rich maritime history, distinct personality in an idyllic harbor setting. Ensconced in tradition but reimagined, the pier’s extensive renovation has honored the historic integrity of the property and added a modern-day sensibility and aesthetic that speaks to today’s traveler.In fact Conde Nast Traveler readers poll names Baltimore’s Sagamore Pendry Hotel #1 in the nation.

The Ivy Hotel's lush interior offers multiple places to relax in luxury
The Ivy Hotel
Take your family or group and see the Chesapeake in style when you sail on a yacht charter.
See the sites of Maryland from above with a tour by Monumental Helicopters.