Discover our hotels in Prince Frederick, Maryland, near the sandy shores of Chesapeake Bay. In no time you’ll be digging for fossils along the bay beaches and cracking into spicy steamed crabs.
Our hotels in Prince Frederick make it easy to explore the beaches of Chesapeake Bay. The seaside bluffs at Calvert Cliffs State Park are packed with prehistoric fossils like shark’s teeth and crustacean shells. Beachcombers can search for fossils that occasionally wash up on shore. A short drive farther south from our Prince Frederick hotels is the Calvert Marine Museum in Solomons, where you can examine a collection of the cliffs’ most impressive fossils. The museum’s Drum Point Lighthouse is one of Maryland’s last remaining screw-pile lighthouses. A quick museum shuttle-bus ride connects to Cove Point, where a classic stark-white 19th-century lighthouse still guides ships through the night.
Guests of our Prince Frederick hotels will have little trouble finding crab houses and oyster shacks up and down Chesapeake Bay and in the tiny fishing village of Solomons. Order steamed crabs, here cooked the traditional way—in a big pot of boiling water seasoned with Old Bay spices. With mallet in hand, you break open the bright red shell to extract the sweet white meat. Wash it all down with an icy mug of beer. Savor raw oysters on the half shell, fried oysters with a squeeze of lemon or classic Maryland crab cakes.
Stay in one of our Holiday Inn Express® hotels in Prince Frederick and take to the bay waters by boat. Chesapeake Beach harbor is home to the bay’s largest fleet of charter boats. Fishing trips pull in rockfish, croaker and bluefish. Sightseeing tours of Solomons’ harbor leave from the Calvert Marine Museum aboard the Wm. B. Tennison, an 1899 log bugeye built for oyster dredging. + View More - View Less
Our Waldorf MD hotel offers a microwave and refrigerator in each room and free hot breakfast, wifi, parking & laundry facilities with each stay! Our pool is salt water. 15 minutes to the Branch Ave Metro Stop to see DC sites!
Our hotel boasts spacious, well appointed guest rooms and public areas, as well as a separate and spacious breakfast area. This location features large banquet and meeting facilities sure to meet all your event and catering needs. Our Southern Maryland hotel is located on route US-301 and provides easy access to many local attractions and corporations.
Overall we had an average experience at this hotel. There was problems maintaining constant wifi connections on our laptop and mobile devices in the room.
The sheets and mattress cover pulled out[More]
each night creating and uncomfortable conditions for sleeping.
We were not told that the second night of our stay was going to be a different price because of high occupancy. Our reservations were set prior to arrival date and this should have been mentioned.
Prior to arrival call was made to ask about using a government retirement ID for reduced rate. Computer was not working and customer rep could not give an answer and stated should probably be able to get upon arrival. Presented at front desk on checkout we were told could not be used because we were not there on business..
Overall the staff was courteous and helpful. Will probably use facility in future but will be sure all questions are answered and that there will be not surprises [Less]
The staff there were friendly and always willing to assist. Even when there was a mix-up in the room, the front desk staff were polite and gave us the room we asked for. I recommend this hotel to[More]
anyone traveling in the Waldorf area, or just need time to get away. [Less]