Waterfront Bed and Breakfasts: Living on the Chesapeake Bay
Virginia Waterfront Bed and Breakfasts on the Chesapeake Bay
Ah, the water! There’s something magical and healing about it. That’s why these Chesapeake Bay waterfront bed and breakfasts are a favorite. From lazing on the beach to fun in the sun, these two b&b’s have also have local activities to delight you. Located on different areas of the Bay, you’ll find each has their own personality and style.
The Inn at Tabbs Creek is located on the lower Chesapeake Bay. It’s about a four-hour drive, or just a half-day, from anywhere in Virginia. Located in Port Hayward, it’s a quiet town with lots to do. From boutiques, beaches, galleries, and fine dining, you’ll find your day filled with fun and relaxation.
Here are just a few of the activities:
- Stand up paddleboarding
- Chesapeake Bay boat tours
- Kayaking the Chesapeake Bay
- Wine tasting and wine tours
Our favorite is just walking on the beach.
Other Tabb Creek Offerings
The Inn at Tabbs Creek also has their own organic garden and food. They place a strong emphasis on composting, recycling, and waste reduction. The inn also gives eco-tours, which start with their own oyster beds at the end of the dock.
Bay Haven Inn at Cape Charles is located on the southernmost tip of the Maryland/Virginia peninsula. The town is so small there isn’t a traffic light in sight. And that makes it the perfect retreat for those wanting to escape every day life in the fast lane.
Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles has their own garden, providing a portion of its own food during the summer. With stunning gardens to tour, beaches to comb, and an area steeped in history, you’ll find the area a favorite place to relax and renew.
Local Award Winning Shops
With local award winning shops like Brown Dog Ice Cream and Eastern Shore Coastal Roast coffee, as well as many fine dining restaurants, the beach won’t be the only thing that will make you smile.