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Where Annapolis Comes Alive

In a locale brimming with history, one hotel is treasured for its beautiful harbor front setting – the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel. The only downtown hotel directly on the Annapolis Harbor, our prime location places you in the heart of this maritime town to enjoy magnificent panoramic views as well as the pleasure of being within easy walking distance of shops, eateries, historic attractions and the United States Naval Academy.

The Annapolis Waterfront Hotel is city-centered in all the right ways.  Our unrivaled downtown location and welcoming vibe invite the community and visitors alike to gather with friends, dine dockside and stay awhile. Visitors find there is no better place from which to launch their Annapolis exploration, or get down to business with ease. The serenity of the Chesapeake Bay blends seamlessly with vibrant colonial charm to provide outstanding Annapolis lodging. 

Newly part of the Autograph Collection, the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel provides uncommon luxury – with remodeled rooms, upgraded amenities and breathtaking views all part of our allure. By design, the Autograph Collection highlights exceptional independent hotels, with each destination selected for its quality, bold originality, rich character, and uncommon details.  The result is an array of properties that is “exactly like nothing else.

Beyond the refined guestrooms, our hotel provides 8,200 square feet of flexible function space and a sophisticated take on meetings, weddings and socials. Outstanding amenities such as modern fitness facilities, complimentary WiFi in guestrooms and public spaces, room service from early to late and personalized service make the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel a refreshing choice.

We welcome you to experience Annapolis like never before at the hotel that stands alone as the cornerstone of the community, anchor of its bustling downtown area, and at the forefront of the Autograph Collection.


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