"Rebecca T. Ruark" Skipjack
Available May through October in good sailing weather, our "Best of the Bay Special" features a two hour sail on the "Rebecca T. Ruark" Skipjack with Captain Wade Murphy, Jr. sailing out of Dogwood Harbor on Tilghman Island, about 11 miles from our inn.
Captain Wade goes out at 11am and 6pm every day weather permitting. This is an unforgettable experience to spend two hours with the remarkable Captain Wade on his historic Skipjack being regaled by his stories and learning about the oysters, crabs and osprey and the life of a waterman on the Chesapeake Bay. Or you can substitute for two tickets on the Patriot, a 65 foot boat with air conditioned main deck and open air top deck that cruises up the Miles River at 11am, 12:30pm, or 2.30pm daily from its berth next to the Crab Claw and Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in town.
The package includes two nights lodging in a Queen or King room along with a full breakfast each morning, $40 dinner certificate to a popular restaurant near our inn and two tickets to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. Total cost of the package starts at only $490 mid-week or Sun - Thurday including taxes for our deluxe Queen rooms # 2, # 5 or # 7. This drops the room rate to $171 plus taxes for room 2, 5 or 7 during the week! You can upgrade to a larger Queen or a King room at additional cost . . . just call us to discuss your options and the total cost! You can add a 3rd or 4th night at a discounted rate. Note that the total cost savings mid-week is $152 over the weekend.