The Inn at Perry Cabin
The Inn at Perry Cabin

Luxury Places to Stay

By Kathy Walsh
The Inn at Perry Cabin
The Inn at Perry Cabin

If you’re in the market for some serious pampering, Maryland’s numerous first-class hotels, inns and B&Bs are ready to spoil you. Truly get away from it all at one of these area resorts that offer spas, golf, gaming and other amenities that make you feel like the VIP you are.

Tidewater House, Easton
Exterior of the Tidewater House
Tidewater House

Tidewater House (previously Inn at 202 Dover) is a historic mansion built in 1874 in downtown Easton. Providing a luxurious travel experience just a short block from shopping, art galleries, and the Avalon Theatre, Tidewater House is operated by the Tidewater Inn and functions as a luxury boutique hotel with many additional amenities.

Hilton Ocean City Oceanfront Suites
Hilton Ocean City Oceanfront Suites
Hilton Ocean City Oceanfront Suites

This oceanfront resort houses 225 suites with large open balconies, some overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Relax and recharge by ordering a drink to enjoy at the swim-up bar; unwind with meals on the sun deck; or bask in the spectacular sandy beach that’s just outside your door.

Four Seasons Baltimore
The Four Seasons Hotel in Baltimore
Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore

This five-star hotel features fine dining, the only outdoor spa on Baltimore’s Inner Harbor (offering services including the Finnish Rock Sauna) and luxurious amenities like a heated reflection pool with private cabanas and an infinity hot tub.

Rocky Gap Casino Resort, Cumberland
Rocky Gap Casino

Prepare to be both spoiled and entertained at this 200-room lake-front resort which offers an on-site casino, golf and spa surrounded by the splendor of the Allegheny Mountains.  

Gaylord National Resort, National Harbor
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Prince Georges County Tourism

The Gaylord sets out to wow with beautifully landscaped grounds and a 19-story glass atrium overlooking the Potomac River, plus amenities like on-site dining and spa services. During the holidays, don’t miss the ICE holiday show and the spectacularly decorated atrium, where it snows every night!

Inn at Perry Cabin, St. Michaels
Take in the tranquil water views at this popular Eastern Shore inn.

Routinely ranked one of the top area hotels, the Inn at Perry Cabin is known for its period beauty and resplendent gardens. Enjoy afternoon tea, a delicious seafood dinner and an inviting pub. Book a spa treatment, or borrow a bike to explore all St. Michaels has to offer.

The Atlantic, Berlin
The Atlantic Hotel in Berlin
Worcester County Tourism

Located in the heart of Berlin’s Historic District, this 1895 hotel has Victorian period guest rooms and an on-site café and bar. For the full VIP experience, rent the Gardner’s Cottage, a private home away from home that offers unparalleled luxury and privacy.

Turf Valley, Ellicott City
Turf Valley
Turf Valley

Nestled in rolling hills, at Turf Valley you can hit the links, relax and renew at the spa, and indulge in great dining. Plan a longer stay in one of the villas, which feature a jacuzzi master bath and a private balcony or patio that overlooks the golf course greens.

Cumberland Inn & Spa
Luxurious bed made up in the Cumberland Inn and Spa
Cumberland Inn

Looking for a boutique experience? With 13 beautifully-appointed rooms and a tranquil spa located on the premises, the Cumberland Inn delivers just that.

The Ivy Hotel, Baltimore
A view of the Courtyard at Dusk of  "The Ivy" Hotel in Mount Vernon
The Ivy Hotel

The Ivy is a luxury boutique hotel in historic Mount Vernon, with eighteen beautiful guest rooms and suites, charming public spaces, a small luxury spa, and Magdalena, one of Baltimore’s most outstanding restaurants. The Gilded Age mansion was built in 1889 as a private home.

MGM National Harbor
Image of MGM National Harbor Resort and Casino
MGM National Harbor

A $1.3 billion casino resort featuring entertainment, luxurious rooms, a spa and salon, high-end retail, meeting space and more than a dozen restaurants.

More Boutique Hotels
Exterior of the Governor Calvert House at Night; part of the Historic Inns of Annapolis
Historic Inns of Annapolis

While not all of these great boutique hotels have an on-site spa, they are definitely worth considering for a chic luxury experience:  Pier 5 Hotel, Inn at Henderson’s Wharf, The Hotel at Arundel Preserve, Historic Inns of Annapolis, The Bethesdan Hotel, Tapestry Collection by HiltonAC Hotel National Harbor, Hotel Ulysses and  The Sagamore Pendry Hotel Baltimore situated along Baltimore's waterfront in Fells Point.