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Welcome To The Wayside Inn

An Enchanting Getaway in the Heart of Ellicott City, MD

Welcome to The Wayside Inn! Our historic bed and breakfast near Baltimore boasts a rich history and transports guests on an intimate escape into the past.

Comfort and warmth abound in every detail of the inn as you leave every bit of reality behind. Over 200 years of history have unfolded at The Wayside Inn, and every room whispers incredible stories of previous guests. You will enjoy this historic charm amidst the reveling in modern amenities and comforts. Unparalleled hospitality will also make you feel right at home in our boutique hotel.

Many of these perks and features are unique to our inn and something you will rarely find in generic Ellicott City accommodations.

From luxury accommodations, a multi-course gourmet breakfast, and irresistible vacation packages, your stay at Wayside Inn is sure be an experience you’ll never forget.

But that’s not all:

Wayside Inn Our central location places you just minutes from all the best things to do in Ellicott City. You’ll also find we are nearby several major cities such as Washington D.C., Annapolis, and Baltimore. This makes us ideal for many couples seeking a romantic weekend getaway near D.C. You will also discover many of Maryland’s best wineries just minutes from our bed and breakfast. With so much to see and do nearby, our Ellicott City inn is perfect in terms of location.

We are excited to welcome you to Wayside Inn for you romantic weekend getaway near D.C. and hope to see you soon!

For more information about room reservations and vacation packages, please contact Kewei Xu.


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Rooms & Suites

  • The Pierpoint Suite

    Featuring a four-poster bed, silk draperies, and a wood-burning fireplace, The Pierpoint Suite is the height of luxury. You will also enjoy a large adjoining sitting room with a full-size sofa perfect for reading or enjoying a glass of wine together. You can also curl up to watch a movie on the large HDTV or […]

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  • The Terrace Room

    As one of our most intimate and private rooms, The Terrace Room is a very popular choice for honeymoons and anniversaries. It’s located on the ground floor and enjoys a lovely view of the gardens and pond from the terrace. The room also features a queen-sized bed, Sealy Posturpedic mattress, gas fireplace, and HDTV. In […]

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  • The Banneker Room

    This light and airy room has an antique queen size four poster rice bed that is so tall we provide a step to get up on it! This room offers a wood-burning fireplace (fire log provided). The entertainment nook has an armoire which houses your Flat Screen Hi-Def TV with Fios Cable (Over 300 channels […]

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  • The Ellicott Room

    An artistic rendering of Main Street, Ellicott City in the middle 1800s, highlights the soft décor of this room, which has a beautiful queen size sleigh bed. Lounge in the cozy settee while reading or watching a movie. This room has a wood-burning fireplace (fire log provided). The large private bathroom has a large air […]

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  • Margo’s Suite

    This suite, with its French Country Blue decor, is one of our most popular.  The romantic two-room suite has a queen-sized bed, which has a beautiful padded fabric headboard.  The suite is accented with antique painted chests, pottery and cozy eyelid windows. The second room is a quaint sitting room, perfect for reading the morning […]

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  • Betty’s Suite

    Brimming with Federal period antiques and reproductions, Betty’s Suite is the embodiment of historical charm.  The room is complete with a queen-sized bed, comfortable down pillows, and a warm floral comforter. A second room features a large sofa in which you can either lounge or convert into an extra queen-sized bed. Each room enjoys its […]

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