Blue Max Inn
Bed and Breakfast
Chesapeake City, Maryland
Built in 1854, The Blue Max
Inn is a charming and romantic inn located in the heart of the historic area
of the town. The inn was once occupied by renowned author, Jack Hunter, who wrote the
runaway best selling novel, "The Blue Max". Known affectionately as "the
house with generous porches", the Blue Max Inn is
located among antique and gift shops, artist studios and award winning restaurants and
pubs. Just a short stroll from the center of town and the waterfront, the Blue Max Inn's
location is quiet and peaceful.
one of the top 15 Inns in the country with the best interior design
||This elegant bed & breakfast
is located in historic Chesapeake City, Maryland, along the shores of the famous
Chesapeake and Delaware Canal.
and decor for the 3rd year in a row!
The Blue Max Inn Bed &
Breakfast provides a luxurious atmosphere that is both comfortable and cozy.
Working fireplaces, a beautiful dining room and a relaxing parlor with a grand
player piano are just a few of the features of this elegant inn.
All of our guest rooms and suites are
custom designed to pamper you with romantically appointed, extravagant, king or queen size
beds, luxurious linens and upscale amenities, and include private baths with tub toys,
telephones with data ports, air conditioning and cable TV. Several of our rooms open onto
second floor verandas.
day at the Blue Max begins with a hearty gourmet breakfast. You can dine in the grand
fireside dining room or at individual tables in the delightful solarium which overlooks a
picturesque fish pond.
- Full gourmet breakfast
- All private baths
- Afternoon tea & cookies
- Soaps, shampoo & lotion
- Hair Dryer
- TV's with VCR's
- Access to our video tape library
- Air conditioning
- CD clock radios
- Grand Piano
- Cable television
- 2 fireplaces
- Private room phones with data ports
- Off street parking in our private lot
- Irons & ironing boards
- Complimentary beverages
Historic Chesapeake City, a quaint 19th
century village, is located along the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal in
the northeastern corner of Maryland, within easy reach of Philadelphia,
New York, Baltimore and Washington, D.C..
In addition to easy access by car, Chesapeake City has a public dock and
anchorage frequented by pleasure craft passing through the canal on their travels along
the inland waterway.
Originally known as "The Village of Bohemia",
the town was the hub of the construction while the canal was being built. Many of it's
buildings date back to early 1800's, including the beautiful Blue Max Inn
built in 1854. Today, the town is a lively historic district boasting a broad array of
antique shops, gift shops, historical sites and fine dining. Oceangoing vessels change
pilots while passing through town (in the canal of course) and ship watching is a
Points of Interest
- Gift Certificates are available for a thoughtful gift idea! Available by phone, in
person or on-line.
- Reserve the whole house for an unforgettable Family Reunion, girlfriend's weekend or
mother - daughter visits.
- The Blue Max is a great place for wedding parties to stay.
- We offer corporate rates for business travelers.
- Reserve early for upcoming Event weekends. See the Event Calendar.
- Handicap accessible facilities are
available as well as ample private parking.
The Blue Max Inn
is Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
Resident owner, Christine
Mullen hopes you will visit Chesapeake City and stay in her
lovely bed & breakfast inn, and looks forward to making you most welcome. We feel you
will find Christine's attention to detail creates a warm and personal environment.
If you come by boat, there is a
public anchorage within easy walking distance. If you bring a boat, you can park it in our
off street parking area and launch it at the nearby, free public ramp. The photo to the
right is looking toward the town from near the launch area.
- Minimum stay required (2 night minimum stays for weekends May through October and
certain holiday weeke)
- Smoking is allowed in limited areas (On porches only)
- We cannot accommodate guest pets
- Accommodations are not suitable for children
- No childcare is provided
- Consumption of alcohol is permitted (Evening cordial)
- Deposit amount required (Valid credit card # required to hold reservations.)
- Check in time is 2:00 - 6:00pm and Check out time is 11:00am
Because of our small size, cancellation affect us significantly and for this reason
cancellations of reservations must be 10 days prior to date of arrival to avoid a full
The Blue Max Inn is a
member of the following associations:
Cecil County Chamber of Commerce
Professional Association of Innkeepers International (PAII)
Bed and Breakfast
300 Bohemia Avenue
Chesapeake City, Maryland 21915
Innkeeper: Christine Mullen
Hits Since 9/24/08