Luxury city living at its finest!
Everything you could want and more in a great cozy space! Guests rave about how well stocked our properties are... we have provided everything that I ever needed or wanted during my stays elsewhere- robes, hair dryer, iron, washer/dryer, spices, laundry, snacks and many more! My personalized list of favorite places in town and the neighborhood. Ask about free guest passes for the local gyms. If we have missed something- let us know so we can make your stay more comfortable!
Marshall Steet House Located in the heart of historic Federal Hill, this home was built in the late 1800's. It has been modernized over the years while retaining its historic charm- all of the interior exposed brick is original. Steps away from Cross Street Market and just minutes away from the Inner Harbor, Stadiums and Convention Center, this airy two bedroom row home is the perfect place for your next stay! Perfect for 5 larger people or 6 smaller people. We can fit 2 in the fold out sofa bed if needed. Couples, friends, colleagues, or a family, each floor has sleeping spaces so guests can have a little privacy on their own level, despite the cozy size.
No Car Needed!
10-20 min walk, $5 Uber ride or Baltimore's Free Public Circulator Bus gets you to MANY restaurants and bars, the Convention Center, Orioles and Ravens Stadiums, the Inner Harbor, Downtown and many more without needing a car! One area parking pass is available for guests which allows them to park on the street by the house beyond the 2 hour limit. (see house manual for more details) The West Street Garage is conveniently located one block away for additional cars.
Main Floor: Living Room, Kitchen, Bathroom
Enter through front door into open concept living room and kitchen.
Modern, Fully-stocked Kitchen!
This updated space has a butcher block island that can open to seat 4 persons- 4 metal stools provided. Range stove, refrigerator, tiled backsplash, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, dishwasher, and all the amenities make this kitchen the perfect place for your meals. Dishes, silverware, glasses, as assortment of cookware, spices, and other cooking necessities provided.
Open Living Room
Queen sized leather sleeper sofa (opens to sleep 1 or 2), two comfy chairs and a leather storage ottoman (stores bedding for the sofa bed) doubles as coffee table or additional seating. Large screen Smart (internet) TV and dvd player are perfect for catching the game or a movie on Netflix . Antenna provides access to 15+ local stations for tv's on each floor. You won't even miss having cable since Netflix and Hulu accounts are saved, so you won't need your own!
First Floor Bath With Rain Fall Shower Head! Both 1st and 2nd floor bathrooms have cotton balls and cotton swabs/q-tips, shampoo, conditioner, and soap dispensers-- and brand new rainfall shower heads. Large medicine cabinet offers space to unpack. Guests rave about the shower and water pressure. The first floor bath can be shared by guests who stay in lower level bedroom and on the sleeper sofa in the living room.
Second Floor Master Bedroom with Ensuite Bathroom!
Walk up the open concept stairs to the loft style master. Open and airy with vaulted ceilings, exposed brick and comfy carpet, this beautifully furnished bedroom is your oasis from the city. Queen bed with luxury linens sleeps 2- with matching night stands. Luggage rack, closet and Smart TV, along with a desk and leather chair ensure you have everything you could want.
Tiled Master Bathroom- Everything You Could Want! Accessed through the master bedroom on the second floor, this full bath is the perfect place to unwind with a tub/shower combo, toilet and sink. Rainfall shower head, and soap dispensers ensure your comfort. Purple bench in window nook outside bathroom is cozy place to relax- or wait your turn.
Lower Level Bedroom- Perfect for Two
Two twin beds, natural light from the one exterior window, its own television, closet and luggage rack. Guests share a night stand -- and would use the bathroom on the 1st floor. This cozy space is best for smaller stature guests, since the ceiling is a bit lower than the rest of the house.
Private Fenced Backyard - Outdoor Oasis! Walk out through the laundry room in the back of the lower level, past the full sized washer and dryer (available for guests's use) and up a small flight of stairs to the private patio space with brand new fencing- small table, chairs, and an umbrella are provided in the warmer months.
The entire house is yours to use and enjoy! We have stored some building materials and supplies in basement and a few cabinets in the bathroom - marked as private. These are not for guests' use.
Interaction with Guests
As partners and co-hosts, Rachel and Aaron love being AirBNB hosts - and take it seriously! We both work nearby and are always available by phone or message, if not in person. Rachel's brother David lives around the corner on Cross St. Between the three of us, we can direct you to all the best places to see, eat, drink and be merry in the city and the neigbrohood! Our friend Holly does our cleaning and turnovers, and may sometimes be there to ensure you have everything you need. But one of us will always be there to welcome you when you arrive!
Aaron and Rachel live in Bolton Hill- another great historic neighborhood in the City.
Federal Hill - Registered on the National Register of Historic Places!
An extremely popular neighborhood in Baltimore due to its rich history and exciting pubs and restaurants. With excellent proximity to everything that is Baltimore, the house is a 10-20 minute walk to all of the action of the Inner Harbor (water taxi, National Aquarium, Science Center), to the nearby Camden Yards and Ravens Stadium, and The Convention Center.
Easy access to plenty of public transportation. The free circulator stops a few blocks away, and the light rail can be caught to DC or elsewhere just a few minutes walk from Camden Yards. The water taxi, public buses, Uber and Taxis are affordable ways to get to and from the house.
Other Things to Note
One (1) parking pass available to park on the street near the house for free beyond the 2 hour limit/overnight. A refundable $50 cash deposit is required for use of the parking permit during your stay (It is not replaceable, so please be careful not to lose it). If not returned, $250 will be deducted from your deposit. The West Street garage is conveniently located at the end of our block and offers parking for an affordable daily rate- if needed for a 2nd or there are no street spots nearby. We have exterior security cameras in the front and rear of the house.
Thank you for choosing us and we hope you enjoy your time here.
Please treat this home in a manner that would make your mother proud. Need something? Break something? Please let us know ASAP so we can find a remedy. This is a great little house that has been home to Baltimore families since 1885. Please help us maintain it for the next generation.
Security cameras in front and rear of house help ensure safety of guests by recording all traffic in and out of house. No unregistered guests are allowed in the house without permission from host. Sorry, but no pets inside the house to prevent future guests with allergies from suffering.
ALL guests must provide registration info prior to check in and your reservation should reflect the actual number of human beings who will be staying. The app we use to schedule cleanings is connected to the Airbnb reservation system and allows us to ensure you have enough snacks, coffee, tea, towels and linens necessary.
Please no pets, additional unregistered guests, parties/gatherings, binge drinking, smoking , open flames or illegal activity on premises or all guests will be asked to vacate immediately with no refund.
Please help us conserve energy by:
closing the windows when you leave the house
turning off all heaters and lights when not in use keeping the temperature around 70 degrees
All doors should be closed and locked at all times. If anyone knocks at the door (BGE, Comcast, neighbors, etc), please direct them to contact the host. and windows closed when leaving.
Thank you for leaving your trash in the cans inside or closed up tight in the silver trash can in the back yard. Please only put tied/closed bags in it and make sure the lid is on tightly to keep undesired little animals out.
If at any time there are any issues with water leaks, electrical issues, smoke or CO2 detectors please contact us immediately. The main water shut off is located in the closet on the left in the lower level bedroom. The electrical panel is on the wall to the left of the basement window.
Checking Out If you used the parking pass, please be sure to leave it on the kitchen counter and send us a text to confirm that it has been left there. If the pass is not left, your $50 cash refund will not be returned and there will be a $250 charge deducted from your AirBNB security deposit.
PLEASE leave all wet towels and used robes in bathroom shower/tub, not on the carpet, beds or wood floors. Thank for leaving all your dirty dishes in the dishwasher.
We hope to see you again on your next trip to Baltimore!+ More