Why to Choose Annapolis for a Winter Getaway

If you’re looking for a charming change of scenery this winter, consider booking a tranquil New England getaway at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel, Autograph Collection. Situated on the Chesapeake Bay and just a short walk from the Naval Academy, our newly redesigned guest rooms not only provide comfort but also offer captivating views of the bay. As the winter season unfolds, settle in with us and explore the allure that Annapolis offers during the colder months — a time when smaller crowds, historic tours, and exciting events make our waterfront retreat an ideal escape.

Explore Honey’s Harvest Farm

There’s no better way to get to know a new city than exploring the local farmers market. Every first Sunday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., we invite you to be part of the local community spirit at Honey’s Harvest Farm. Discover fresh veggies from local farms and browse a marketplace showcasing food, crafts, sweets, cheeses, wine, beer, and local honey. It’s a delightful way to support local businesses while enjoying good music and the good spirits of Annapolis locals. You may even find a one-of-a-kind souvenir to take home.

Spend a Day at the Maryland State House

Step into the Maryland State House, an Annapolis fixture that was completed in 1779. Hosting the Maryland General Assembly from January to April, this vibrant space isn’t just a historic site; it continues to be a hub for local government. With a story as captivating as its architecture, your visit promises to be both a glimpse into history and an immersive experience. Dive into the fascinating present-day significance of this landmark, and on a sunny day, take a stroll through the beautiful grounds surrounding the State House. Your day at the Maryland State House is an opportunity to learn more about the city’s rich history and vibrant present.

Catch a Game at The Naval Academy

Winter is a great time to explore The Naval Academy with fewer crowds, but beyond exploring the academy itself, take the opportunity to catch a game. Take your exploration one step further by cheering on one of the Academy’s many teams. It’s not often that you have the opportunity to attend a sporting event at such an iconic destination. From women’s basketball to men’s tennis, elevate your winter stay with the energy and excitement of a live game.

Go on a Historic Food Tour

Spice up your visit to Annapolis with a guided historic food tour. Stroll through iconic sites and listen to fascinating stories while indulging in a curated selection of dishes from downtown restaurants. This Annapolis tour often features a tavern frequented by historic figures such as Washington, Jefferson, and Franklin, offering a taste of the past. It’s an experience that intertwines the rich history of Annapolis with the flavors of its diverse culinary scene.

Relax in Sophisticated Comfort

There’s no better place to spend a tranquil winter getaway than in the comfort of our spacious and modern accommodations at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel. Discover the charm of our historic city through engaging events, historical sites, and more. Your restful and inspiring winter stay awaits in New England.